Period
to 26 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 26 April 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.

Serverless Computing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 95 -
Rank change year-on-year +36 - -
Contract jobs citing Serverless 27 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.07% 0.33% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.75% 1.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
Birmingham median daily rate £481 £625 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.00% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £525 £513 -
% change year-on-year +2.44% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 400 292 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.70% 19.08% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 191 116
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £282 £185 £256
90th Percentile £587 £625 £520
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.91 £12.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.88% +20.00% -25.93%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.75 £9.00
90th Percentile £19.46 £21.20 £11.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year +39.29% +1.82% -1.79%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in Birmingham

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Serverless in Birmingham

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Serverless in Birmingham over the 6 months to 26 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Serverless in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (77.78%) DevOps
2 20 (74.07%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (74.07%) Jenkins
3 17 (62.96%) Python
4 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
5 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (44.44%) Perl
7 12 (44.44%) Maven
8 10 (37.04%) Java
8 10 (37.04%) C#
9 9 (33.33%) Web Design
9 9 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (33.33%) User Experience
9 9 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 8 (29.63%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (29.63%) Ansible
10 8 (29.63%) Docker
11 7 (25.93%) JIRA
11 7 (25.93%) Terraform
12 6 (22.22%) Azure Functions
12 6 (22.22%) Puppet
12 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (22.22%) React
13 5 (18.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (18.52%) IaaS
13 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (18.52%) Test Automation

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (11.11%) Anypoint
1 3 (11.11%) Mule
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (74.07%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (29.63%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (22.22%) Azure Functions
5 5 (18.52%) IaaS
5 5 (18.52%) PaaS
5 5 (18.52%) SaaS
6 4 (14.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (14.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (14.81%) Amazon S3
6 4 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (14.81%) AWS CodePipeline
6 4 (14.81%) CloudFront
7 3 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (11.11%) AWS CloudTrail
7 3 (11.11%) GitHub
8 1 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (3.70%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) BigQuery
3 1 (3.70%) Flink
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) HBase
3 1 (3.70%) Impala
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) Jenkins
2 12 (44.44%) Maven
3 9 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (25.93%) JIRA
5 3 (11.11%) GitLab
6 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (3.70%) Moq
7 1 (3.70%) MSTest
7 1 (3.70%) NUnit
7 1 (3.70%) Selenium
7 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior DevOps
4 7 (25.93%) React Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
5 6 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (18.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (18.52%) DevOps Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Data Engineer
9 2 (7.41%) Senior React Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Azure DevOps
10 1 (3.70%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Lead DevOps
10 1 (3.70%) Migration Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) NoSQL Analyst
10 1 (3.70%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) React
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) Node.js
3 3 (11.11%) SAML
4 2 (7.41%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) OAuth
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Core
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Beam
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) JSON
5 1 (3.70%) OpenID
5 1 (3.70%) REST
5 1 (3.70%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) Swagger
5 1 (3.70%) WSDL
5 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) DevOps
2 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 9 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (33.33%) Web Design
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (18.52%) Open Source
5 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
6 4 (14.81%) API Development
6 4 (14.81%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (11.11%) API Design
7 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 3 (11.11%) Migration
7 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Python
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) Perl
4 10 (37.04%) C#
4 10 (37.04%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) AWS Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Docker
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Ansible
2 7 (25.93%) Terraform
3 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (22.22%) Puppet
4 3 (11.11%) Kubernetes
4 3 (11.11%) Mesos
4 3 (11.11%) rkt
4 3 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) MuleSoft
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) Splunk