Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Serverless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Serverless over the 6 months to 19 February 2020 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.

Serverless Computing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 125 114 158
Rank change year-on-year -11 +44 -13
Contract jobs citing Serverless 29 61 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.93% 1.45% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.42% 5.97% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 1
Berkshire median daily rate £588 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.90% -4.55% +17.33%
10th Percentile £500 £436 £525
90th Percentile £606 £625 £575
South East median daily rate £500 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £72.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £58.75 - -

Serverless 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 Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 848 1,022 764
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.13% 24.30% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 557 436
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £200 £300 £321
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 12
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.19 £20.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.95% +26.98% -7.68%
10th Percentile £15.03 £15.78 £12.83
90th Percentile £82.50 £47.00 £34.27
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +12.90% -8.82%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Serverless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in Berkshire

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Serverless in Berkshire

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Serverless in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Serverless in Berkshire

Serverless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Serverless in Berkshire

Serverless
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 9 £600 +33.33% 4
Bracknell -2 7 £588 +11.90%
Slough - 2 - -
Newbury -6 1 £525 - 3
Maidenhead - 1 £425 - 3
Serverless
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Serverless 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 17 (58.62%) AWS
1 17 (58.62%) DevOps
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) Web Services
3 14 (48.28%) Azure
3 14 (48.28%) AWS Lambda
4 13 (44.83%) REST
4 13 (44.83%) Java
5 12 (41.38%) SaaS
6 11 (37.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
7 10 (34.48%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (34.48%) Data Lake
8 9 (31.03%) Cosmos DB
8 9 (31.03%) IaaS
8 9 (31.03%) Machine Learning
8 9 (31.03%) PaaS
9 8 (27.59%) Data Integration
9 8 (27.59%) Data Governance
9 8 (27.59%) Data Quality
9 8 (27.59%) High Availability
9 8 (27.59%) Data Stewardship
9 8 (27.59%) Master Data Management
9 8 (27.59%) SOAP
9 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
9 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (27.59%) Quality Management
9 8 (27.59%) Information Management
9 8 (27.59%) Data Mart
9 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (20.69%) CMS
1 6 (20.69%) Headless CMS
2 4 (13.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.45%) Confluence
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Spatial
Cloud Services
1 17 (58.62%) AWS
2 14 (48.28%) AWS Lambda
2 14 (48.28%) Azure
3 12 (41.38%) SaaS
4 9 (31.03%) IaaS
4 9 (31.03%) PaaS
5 8 (27.59%) iPaaS
5 8 (27.59%) Power Platform
6 7 (24.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (24.14%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (24.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 7 (24.14%) Amazon S3
6 7 (24.14%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (24.14%) CloudFront
7 4 (13.79%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (10.34%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (10.34%) GCP
9 2 (6.90%) Stackdriver
10 1 (3.45%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (3.45%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (34.48%) Data Lake
2 10 (34.48%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (31.03%) Cosmos DB
4 8 (27.59%) Data Mart
4 8 (27.59%) Power BI
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.90%) Big Data
5 2 (6.90%) BigQuery
5 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.45%) GIS
6 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.45%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) Gradle
2 4 (13.79%) IntelliJ
2 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.79%) Maven
3 3 (10.34%) Mercurial
4 2 (6.90%) GoCD
4 2 (6.90%) kappa
5 1 (3.45%) Appium
5 1 (3.45%) Charles Proxy
5 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.45%) JIRA
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Integration Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Azure Architect
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Data Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Head of Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) DevSecOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) SQL BI Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) Web Services
2 13 (44.83%) REST
3 8 (27.59%) SOAP
4 6 (20.69%) Spring Boot
5 4 (13.79%) JSON
5 4 (13.79%) JSR 170
5 4 (13.79%) React
5 4 (13.79%) RESTful
6 3 (10.34%) CSS
6 3 (10.34%) CSS3
6 3 (10.34%) HTML
6 3 (10.34%) HTML5
6 3 (10.34%) LESS
6 3 (10.34%) Node.js
6 3 (10.34%) Sass
7 2 (6.90%) GraphQL
7 2 (6.90%) Redux
7 2 (6.90%) Spring
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Core
8 1 (3.45%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
1 6 (20.69%) Private Cloud
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) DevOps
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Machine Learning
4 8 (27.59%) API Design
4 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (27.59%) Data Governance
4 8 (27.59%) Data Integration
4 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
4 8 (27.59%) Data Stewardship
4 8 (27.59%) High Availability
4 8 (27.59%) Information Management
4 8 (27.59%) Logical Data Model
4 8 (27.59%) Master Data Management
4 8 (27.59%) Microservices
4 8 (27.59%) Quality Management
5 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
5 7 (24.14%) Information Security
5 7 (24.14%) OO
5 7 (24.14%) OOP
6 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) Java 8
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.34%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
1 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (3.45%) NIST
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Kubernetes
2 4 (13.79%) Terraform
3 1 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Databricks
3 4 (13.79%) Adobe
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Google
5 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) CyberArk
5 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.45%) Qualys
5 1 (3.45%) Splunk
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) Trend Micro