Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 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
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 75 127 118
Rank change year-on-year +52 -9 +45
Contract jobs citing Serverless 12 38 51
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.97% 1.12% 1.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.60% 4.19% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 31
Median daily rate £575 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £425 £422 £400
90th Percentile £650 £606 £575
South East median daily rate £475 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -9.52% - +5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £82.00 £72.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.10% - -
South East median hourly rate £82.00 £72.50 -
% change year-on-year +13.10% - -

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 333 908 971
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.05% 26.83% 23.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 564 563
Median daily rate £505 £465 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.60% -2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £213 £311
90th Percentile £675 £618 £600
South East median daily rate £460 £462 £475
% change year-on-year -0.38% -2.79% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 42 17
Median hourly rate £38.03 £40.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.11% +102.50% +15.59%
10th Percentile £9.99 £16.45 £13.20
90th Percentile £64.95 £82.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate £21.78 £22.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -1.02% +27.54% +7.81%

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 15 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Serverless in Berkshire

Serverless
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

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 15 January 2021. 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 +52 8 £500 -13.04% 4
Slough +10 1 £575 -
Serverless
South East

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 11 (91.67%) Azure
2 10 (83.33%) AWS
3 6 (50.00%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (41.67%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (33.33%) Terraform
5 4 (33.33%) Azure Functions
5 4 (33.33%) Google
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) SaaS
5 4 (33.33%) PaaS
5 4 (33.33%) OpenStack
5 4 (33.33%) IaaS
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Node.js
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (25.00%) DevSecOps
6 3 (25.00%) Task Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Power Platform
6 3 (25.00%) Cloud Native

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 4 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (91.67%) Azure
2 10 (83.33%) AWS
3 5 (41.67%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (33.33%) Azure Functions
4 4 (33.33%) IaaS
4 4 (33.33%) PaaS
4 4 (33.33%) SaaS
5 3 (25.00%) GCP
5 3 (25.00%) Power Platform
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (16.67%) PowerApps
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon Cognito
7 1 (8.33%) Logic Apps
7 1 (8.33%) Office 365
7 1 (8.33%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) React Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) DevSecOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Node.js
1 3 (25.00%) React
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Native
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 3 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) DevSecOps
2 3 (25.00%) Microservices
2 3 (25.00%) Presales
2 3 (25.00%) Task Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Python
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) ES6
5 1 (8.33%) ES7
5 1 (8.33%) Go
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) Scala
5 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) NIST
1 1 (8.33%) NIST 800
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Terraform
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Google
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com