Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Microservices skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microservices over the 6 months to 16 February 2019 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.

Microservices
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 53 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - -
Contract jobs citing Microservices 29 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 5.27% 0.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 0
Basingstoke median daily rate £475 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £475 £525
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +47.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £42.50

Microservices is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 493 465 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 89.64% 83.78% 75.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 225 171
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £260 £213 £163
90th Percentile £628 £575 £475
Hampshire median daily rate £445 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +11.25% -3.03% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 21
Basingstoke median hourly rate £18.00 £16.68 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.91% +1.09% -5.71%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.40 £10.13
90th Percentile £172.50 £40.29 £29.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £29.25 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +9.09% -15.38%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Microservices as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Basingstoke

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microservices in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microservices in Basingstoke

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microservices in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Microservices 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 17 (58.62%) REST
2 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (37.93%) Amazon SQS
3 11 (37.93%) Spring
3 11 (37.93%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) HTTP
3 11 (37.93%) Spring Boot
3 11 (37.93%) Java 8
4 10 (34.48%) Kafka
5 9 (31.03%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (31.03%) Redis
6 8 (27.59%) Node.js
7 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (24.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (24.14%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (24.14%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (20.69%) Bitbucket
8 6 (20.69%) Docker
8 6 (20.69%) DevOps
8 6 (20.69%) .NET Core
8 6 (20.69%) TDD
8 6 (20.69%) Atlassian
8 6 (20.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (20.69%) RESTful
8 6 (20.69%) JIRA
8 6 (20.69%) .NET
8 6 (20.69%) C#
8 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
9 5 (17.24%) CSS
9 5 (17.24%) HTML

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 7 (24.14%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (37.93%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (6.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (31.03%) Redis
2 7 (24.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (24.14%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.90%) Big Data
6 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (20.69%) Bitbucket
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 5 (17.24%) webpack
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (13.79%) Advertising
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
1 4 (13.79%) Games
1 4 (13.79%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) React Developer
7 1 (3.45%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) REST
2 11 (37.93%) Spring
2 11 (37.93%) Spring Boot
3 10 (34.48%) Kafka
4 8 (27.59%) Node.js
5 6 (20.69%) .NET
5 6 (20.69%) .NET Core
5 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
5 6 (20.69%) RESTful
6 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 5 (17.24%) gRPC
6 5 (17.24%) HTML
6 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (17.24%) WCF
7 4 (13.79%) React
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
8 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.90%) JSON
10 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Native
1 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) DevOps
2 6 (20.69%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) SDLC
3 5 (17.24%) Software Delivery
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.79%) Customer Insight
4 4 (13.79%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (13.79%) Front End Development
4 4 (13.79%) High Availability
4 4 (13.79%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (13.79%) MVC
4 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
4 4 (13.79%) Workflow
5 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.34%) Kanban
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
6 2 (6.90%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Java
1 11 (37.93%) Java 8
2 6 (20.69%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) TypeScript
4 4 (13.79%) Go
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
2 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) VMware NSX
2 2 (6.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Ansible
1 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.90%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Atlassian
2 2 (6.90%) Google
2 2 (6.90%) VMware