Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Malling with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 10 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 15.79% 17.39% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 66.67% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
West Malling median daily rate £413 £506 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.52% - -
Kent median daily rate £425 £450 £625
% change year-on-year -5.56% -28.00% +83.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - -

Microsoft Azure is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Malling with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Malling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 23.68% 17.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
West Malling median daily rate £413 £506 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.52% - -
Kent median daily rate £425 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% +28.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate £38.75 - -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Malling.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in West Malling

Microsoft Azure
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Malling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Azure in West Malling.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Azure in West Malling

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Malling region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) CMS
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (50.00%) Sitecore
4 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) OAuth
5 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) API Development
5 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (33.33%) SOLID
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (16.67%) QA

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Azure Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) OAuth
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) Fluent NHibernate
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) API Development
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (33.33%) SOLID
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Due Diligence
5 1 (16.67%) Economics
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle