Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Serverless 21 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.48% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.40% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Birmingham median daily rate £450 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £450 - -
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 328 302 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 23.18% 18.71% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 214 113
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £401 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% -1.72% -5.23%
10th Percentile £204 £202 £250
90th Percentile £576 £571 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.18% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Birmingham median hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -32.39% +37.60%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.75 £16.53
90th Percentile £21.50 £19.20 £19.18
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.31% +23.11%

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 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Serverless in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (76.19%) DevOps
2 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
5 9 (42.86%) Python
6 8 (38.10%) .NET
6 8 (38.10%) Azure Functions
7 7 (33.33%) Docker
7 7 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (33.33%) Terraform
8 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 6 (28.57%) Perl
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) MVC
8 6 (28.57%) Finance
8 6 (28.57%) JIRA
8 6 (28.57%) TDD
8 6 (28.57%) Maven
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (23.81%) MSTest
9 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
9 5 (23.81%) Microservices
10 4 (19.05%) React
10 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
10 4 (19.05%) Cross-Browser Compatibility

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 2 (9.52%) Anypoint
1 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) EPiServer
1 2 (9.52%) Mule
1 2 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (38.10%) Azure Functions
4 7 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (9.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (9.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
6 2 (9.52%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (9.52%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (9.52%) CloudFront
6 2 (9.52%) PaaS
6 2 (9.52%) SaaS
7 1 (4.76%) IaaS
7 1 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
2 6 (28.57%) JIRA
2 6 (28.57%) Maven
3 5 (23.81%) MSTest
4 4 (19.05%) NUnit
4 4 (19.05%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (14.29%) Selenium
6 2 (9.52%) Moq
6 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) React Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Azure Developer
5 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
4 4 (19.05%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 4 (19.05%) Node.js
4 4 (19.05%) React
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) Dojo
6 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
6 2 (9.52%) OAuth
6 2 (9.52%) OpenID
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) RESTful
6 2 (9.52%) Swagger
6 2 (9.52%) WCF
6 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) DevOps
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) TDD
5 5 (23.81%) Microservices
5 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
6 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (19.05%) SOA
6 4 (19.05%) Web Design
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Open Source
8 2 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) Python
4 6 (28.57%) Perl
5 4 (19.05%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Terraform
2 3 (14.29%) Ansible
3 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
3 2 (9.52%) Mesos
3 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.52%) Puppet
3 2 (9.52%) rkt
3 2 (9.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) JD Edwards
2 2 (9.52%) MuleSoft
2 2 (9.52%) Sitecore