Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 June 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 215 225
Rank change year-on-year +28 +10 +63
Contract jobs citing Serverless 66 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.96% 0.35% 0.046%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.93% 2.40% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 20 2
City of London median daily rate £575 £506 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.58% +1.25% +16.28%
10th Percentile £475 £410 £475
90th Percentile £675 £604 £525
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +16.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,678 916 646
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.33% 14.77% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,373 731 536
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +6.32%
10th Percentile £362 £319 £306
90th Percentile £668 £638 £634
Central London median daily rate £515 £500 £473
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.82% +8.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 10
City of London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.16 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.81% +0.74% -18.45%
10th Percentile £18.16 £13.36 £18.50
90th Percentile £49.18 £29.77 £31.38
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.57 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.72% -11.58% -23.12%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Serverless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in the City of London

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Serverless in the City of London

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Serverless in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Serverless in the City of London

Serverless
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
London Bridge - 1 £575 -
Serverless
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 49 (74.24%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (69.70%) AWS Lambda
3 31 (46.97%) Amazon S3
3 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
4 30 (45.45%) Node.js
5 28 (42.42%) Ansible
6 27 (40.91%) Jenkins
6 27 (40.91%) Terraform
7 26 (39.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 23 (34.85%) DevOps
8 23 (34.85%) Route 53
8 23 (34.85%) Java
8 23 (34.85%) Linux
9 22 (33.33%) Docker
10 21 (31.82%) Amazon RDS
10 21 (31.82%) Configuration Management
11 19 (28.79%) AWS CloudFormation
11 19 (28.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 18 (27.27%) CloudFront
12 18 (27.27%) Finance
12 18 (27.27%) Python
12 18 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (25.76%) Fintech
14 16 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
14 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
15 15 (22.73%) Git (software)
15 15 (22.73%) TDD
16 14 (21.21%) Amazon ELB
17 13 (19.70%) GitHub

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 11 (16.67%) Confluence
2 8 (12.12%) Apache Spark
3 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.03%) Apache
5 1 (1.52%) Gunicorn
5 1 (1.52%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (74.24%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (69.70%) AWS Lambda
3 31 (46.97%) Amazon S3
4 30 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (39.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 23 (34.85%) Route 53
7 19 (28.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 19 (28.79%) AWS CloudFormation
8 18 (27.27%) CloudFront
9 14 (21.21%) Amazon ELB
10 13 (19.70%) GitHub
11 9 (13.64%) OpenShift
12 8 (12.12%) PaaS
13 7 (10.61%) Amazon Kinesis
14 6 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
14 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
15 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
16 2 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
16 2 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
17 1 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) DKIM
2 1 (1.52%) DMARC
2 1 (1.52%) DNS
2 1 (1.52%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.52%) SNMP
2 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (12.12%) Big Data
3 7 (10.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (10.61%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (6.06%) Amazon Athena
5 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.03%) Data Lake
6 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.03%) Redis
7 1 (1.52%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.52%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.52%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.52%) MySQL
7 1 (1.52%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.52%) OpenTSDB
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (40.91%) Jenkins
2 15 (22.73%) Git (software)
3 12 (18.18%) JIRA
4 11 (16.67%) webpack
5 10 (15.15%) Babel
6 7 (10.61%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.55%) Mocha
8 2 (3.03%) CircleCI
9 1 (1.52%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.52%) Gerrit
9 1 (1.52%) GoCD
9 1 (1.52%) Gradle
9 1 (1.52%) Hudson
9 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.52%) Liquibase
9 1 (1.52%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.52%) Sinon.JS
9 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (27.27%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Financial Institution
3 6 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Digital Economy
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) AWS DevOps
2 16 (24.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Node.js Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Java Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Platform Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) React Developer
7 6 (9.09%) UI Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) AWS Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) AWS Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Big Data Developer
9 4 (6.06%) DevOps Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (45.45%) Node.js
2 13 (19.70%) React
3 10 (15.15%) OAuth
3 10 (15.15%) OAuth2
4 9 (13.64%) CSS
4 9 (13.64%) RESTful
5 8 (12.12%) OpenID
5 8 (12.12%) Sass
6 7 (10.61%) .NET
6 7 (10.61%) Kafka
6 7 (10.61%) REST
7 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.58%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.58%) JMS
8 5 (7.58%) Spring
9 4 (6.06%) Express
10 3 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (4.55%) GraphQL
10 3 (4.55%) HTML
10 3 (4.55%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Fintech
2 8 (12.12%) Hedge funds
2 8 (12.12%) User Experience
3 3 (4.55%) Cloud Native
3 3 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.52%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Smart Home
5 1 (1.52%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.52%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (3.03%) Android
3 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.85%) DevOps
3 21 (31.82%) Configuration Management
4 18 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (22.73%) TDD
6 13 (19.70%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (13.64%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (12.12%) Analytics
8 8 (12.12%) BDD
8 8 (12.12%) Microservices
8 8 (12.12%) Test Automation
8 8 (12.12%) Wireframes
9 7 (10.61%) Data Analytics
10 6 (9.09%) Scrum
10 6 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 5 (7.58%) Migration
12 4 (6.06%) Auto-Scaling
12 4 (6.06%) Data Engineering
12 4 (6.06%) Open Source
12 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) Java
2 18 (27.27%) Python
3 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.15%) Bash Shell
4 10 (15.15%) ES6
4 10 (15.15%) SQL
5 8 (12.12%) C#
6 7 (10.61%) JSX
7 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.03%) Java 8
8 2 (3.03%) Ruby
8 2 (3.03%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.52%) C
9 1 (1.52%) PHP
9 1 (1.52%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.52%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) AWS Certification
2 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) Degree
3 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 22 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (42.42%) Ansible
2 27 (40.91%) Terraform
3 16 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (19.70%) Puppet
5 11 (16.67%) Kubernetes
6 8 (12.12%) Sysdig
7 6 (9.09%) PingFederate
8 2 (3.03%) Grafana
8 2 (3.03%) rkt
9 1 (1.52%) Graphite
9 1 (1.52%) Kibana
9 1 (1.52%) logstash
9 1 (1.52%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Atlassian
1 10 (15.15%) Splunk
2 3 (4.55%) Capita
2 3 (4.55%) Google
3 2 (3.03%) DevExpress
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.52%) ForgeRock
4 1 (1.52%) Greenplum
4 1 (1.52%) IBM
4 1 (1.52%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.52%) New Relic
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle