Period
to 4 June 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 4 June 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
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 126 125
Rank change year-on-year +37 -1 +18
Contract jobs citing Serverless 23 48 44
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.15% 1.18% 1.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.28% 4.41% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 14
Median daily rate £475 £483 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.55% +7.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £425 £379
90th Percentile £606 £625 £564
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £72.50 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £72.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year -37.93% +45.00% -

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 538 1,089 821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.97% 26.85% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 638 437
Median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.26%
10th Percentile £200 £322 £313
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
South East median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £45.32 £19.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.87% +137.82% +27.03%
10th Percentile £16.50 £19.25 £14.98
90th Percentile £35.00 £83.75 £21.59
Median hourly rate £20.00 £34.00 £18.11
% change year-on-year -41.18% +87.74% +9.76%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in Berkshire

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Serverless in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Serverless in Berkshire

Serverless
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Serverless in Berkshire over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Serverless in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Serverless in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Serverless in Berkshire

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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 4 June 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
Bracknell +30 8 £588 +17.50%
Reading +13 6 £600 +33.33% 3
Newbury -1 3 £538 -
Slough +11 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £425 - 3
Serverless
South East

For the 6 months to 4 June 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 (73.91%) AWS Lambda
2 16 (69.57%) AWS
3 13 (56.52%) Java
4 11 (47.83%) Web Services
5 10 (43.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 9 (39.13%) Java 8
6 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (34.78%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (34.78%) Amazon S3
7 8 (34.78%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (34.78%) CloudFront
7 8 (34.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (34.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 8 (34.78%) Microservices
8 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
9 6 (26.09%) Python
9 6 (26.09%) Docker
9 6 (26.09%) DevOps
9 6 (26.09%) Spring Boot
10 5 (21.74%) Kubernetes
10 5 (21.74%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (21.74%) Headless CMS
10 5 (21.74%) OO
10 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
10 5 (21.74%) C#
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle
10 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
10 5 (21.74%) Migration
10 5 (21.74%) CMS
10 5 (21.74%) Maven

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 5 (21.74%) CMS
1 5 (21.74%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (21.74%) Headless CMS
2 4 (17.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Apache Spark
4 2 (8.70%) Confluence
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (73.91%) AWS Lambda
2 16 (69.57%) AWS
3 8 (34.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (34.78%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (34.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 8 (34.78%) Amazon S3
3 8 (34.78%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (34.78%) CloudFront
4 4 (17.39%) Azure
4 4 (17.39%) SaaS
5 3 (13.04%) IaaS
5 3 (13.04%) PaaS
5 3 (13.04%) Power Platform
6 2 (8.70%) Apigee
6 2 (8.70%) Azure Functions
7 1 (4.35%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (4.35%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) 3G
3 1 (4.35%) 3GPP
3 1 (4.35%) Broadband
3 1 (4.35%) CDMA
3 1 (4.35%) DWDM
3 1 (4.35%) GSM
3 1 (4.35%) IPv4
3 1 (4.35%) IPv6
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) LTE
3 1 (4.35%) MPLS
3 1 (4.35%) RSVP
3 1 (4.35%) UMTS
3 1 (4.35%) VPLS
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon Athena
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (13.04%) Data Mining
3 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 3 (13.04%) Power BI
3 3 (13.04%) QlikView
4 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (4.35%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (4.35%) Data Lake
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Maven
3 4 (17.39%) IntelliJ
4 3 (13.04%) ERwin
4 3 (13.04%) Gradle
5 2 (8.70%) JIRA
5 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
5 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.35%) JUnit
6 1 (4.35%) kappa
6 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.35%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) Spring Boot
3 4 (17.39%) REST
3 4 (17.39%) RESTful
4 3 (13.04%) .NET
4 3 (13.04%) Apache NiFi
4 3 (13.04%) JSON
4 3 (13.04%) Kafka
5 2 (8.70%) GraphQL
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) JSR 170
5 2 (8.70%) Node.js
5 2 (8.70%) React
5 2 (8.70%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) Ajax
6 1 (4.35%) LINQ
6 1 (4.35%) OAuth
6 1 (4.35%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Native
2 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Industry 4.0
3 1 (4.35%) Life Science
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Microservices
3 6 (26.09%) DevOps
4 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) OOP
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) Data Ingestion
6 3 (13.04%) Data Management
6 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) Data Security
6 3 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) Java 8
3 6 (26.09%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) C#
4 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) Scala
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.70%) Istio
3 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Adobe
3 3 (13.04%) Informatica
3 3 (13.04%) Tableau
4 2 (8.70%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft