Period
to 11 December 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 11 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 213 232
Rank change year-on-year +55 +19 +25
Contract jobs citing Serverless 100 45 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.40% 0.63% 0.077%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.39% 3.53% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 43 5
City of London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +14.94%
10th Percentile £463 £450 £471
90th Percentile £675 £608 £620
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +20.69%
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 1,856 1,275 897
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 26.00% 17.74% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,501 1,017 745
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £624
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 3
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.00% +51.42%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £20.61
90th Percentile £23.75 £30.75 £52.49
Central London median hourly rate £18.76 £18.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +4.22% -48.57% +59.09%

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 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Serverless in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 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 City of London region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 80 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (64.00%) AWS Lambda
3 52 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (33.00%) Python
4 33 (33.00%) Microservices
5 31 (31.00%) Terraform
6 30 (30.00%) Finance
7 29 (29.00%) DevOps
8 28 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 28 (28.00%) Java
9 27 (27.00%) JavaScript
9 27 (27.00%) SQL
10 26 (26.00%) Ansible
11 23 (23.00%) Docker
12 21 (21.00%) React
12 21 (21.00%) Node.js
12 21 (21.00%) Jenkins
12 21 (21.00%) Greenfield Project
13 20 (20.00%) C#
14 19 (19.00%) TDD
15 18 (18.00%) Amazon S3
15 18 (18.00%) .NET
15 18 (18.00%) REST
15 18 (18.00%) Packer
16 16 (16.00%) Cosmos DB
16 16 (16.00%) AngularJS
16 16 (16.00%) E-Commerce
16 16 (16.00%) Scrum
17 15 (15.00%) Git (software)
17 15 (15.00%) Redis

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 5 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.00%) Apache
2 3 (3.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.00%) Confluence
4 1 (1.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.00%) CMS
4 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 80 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (64.00%) AWS Lambda
3 28 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (18.00%) Amazon S3
5 13 (13.00%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (13.00%) Amazon Kinesis
6 12 (12.00%) Azure Functions
7 7 (7.00%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (5.00%) CloudFront
8 5 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (4.00%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (4.00%) Heroku
9 4 (4.00%) PaaS
9 4 (4.00%) Route 53
10 3 (3.00%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (3.00%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (3.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) DNS
2 2 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.00%) Cosmos DB
2 15 (15.00%) Redis
3 12 (12.00%) Data Lake
4 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (7.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (7.00%) MySQL
7 6 (6.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (6.00%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (5.00%) Big Data
8 5 (5.00%) MongoDB
9 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (3.00%) Amazon Athena
10 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
10 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.00%) Amazon QuickSight
11 2 (2.00%) Apache Hive
11 2 (2.00%) Azkaban
11 2 (2.00%) Presto
Development Applications
1 21 (21.00%) Jenkins
2 15 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (5.00%) JIRA
5 4 (4.00%) Mocha
6 3 (3.00%) CircleCI
6 3 (3.00%) webpack
7 1 (1.00%) Appium
7 1 (1.00%) Babel
7 1 (1.00%) Bower
7 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.00%) Gatling
7 1 (1.00%) git-flow
7 1 (1.00%) GitLab
7 1 (1.00%) GoCD
7 1 (1.00%) gulp
7 1 (1.00%) Hudson
7 1 (1.00%) Moq
7 1 (1.00%) MSTest
7 1 (1.00%) TestRail
General
1 30 (30.00%) Finance
2 12 (12.00%) Law
3 11 (11.00%) Retail
4 7 (7.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 40 (40.00%) Developer
2 25 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 20 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (18.00%) AWS DevOps
4 18 (18.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 17 (17.00%) Senior DevOps
6 16 (16.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 14 (14.00%) React Developer
8 13 (13.00%) Python Engineer
9 9 (9.00%) .NET Developer
9 9 (9.00%) AWS Developer
10 7 (7.00%) Data Engineer
10 7 (7.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (7.00%) Node.js Developer
10 7 (7.00%) Senior Developer
11 6 (6.00%) C# Developer
12 5 (5.00%) Architect
12 5 (5.00%) C Developer
12 5 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.00%) Node.js
1 21 (21.00%) React
2 18 (18.00%) .NET
2 18 (18.00%) REST
3 16 (16.00%) AngularJS
4 15 (15.00%) .NET Core
5 11 (11.00%) .NET Framework
5 11 (11.00%) CSS
5 11 (11.00%) HTML
6 10 (10.00%) RESTful
7 9 (9.00%) Angular 2
8 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (6.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (6.00%) Lambda Expressions
8 6 (6.00%) Spring
9 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET
9 5 (5.00%) Express
9 5 (5.00%) jQuery
9 5 (5.00%) Sass
10 4 (4.00%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.00%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (15.00%) Fintech
3 9 (9.00%) Cloud Native
4 6 (6.00%) User Experience
5 2 (2.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.00%) Unix
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Android
3 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.00%) Microservices
3 29 (29.00%) DevOps
4 19 (19.00%) TDD
5 16 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 16 (16.00%) Scrum
6 15 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (11.00%) Test Automation
9 9 (9.00%) MVC
9 9 (9.00%) OO
10 8 (8.00%) Migration
11 7 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (7.00%) Load Balancing
12 6 (6.00%) BDD
12 6 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.00%) SDLC
12 6 (6.00%) Unit Testing
13 5 (5.00%) API Design
13 5 (5.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.00%) Python
2 28 (28.00%) Java
3 27 (27.00%) JavaScript
3 27 (27.00%) SQL
4 20 (20.00%) C#
5 9 (9.00%) ES6
6 8 (8.00%) C
6 8 (8.00%) Go
7 7 (7.00%) Scala
7 7 (7.00%) TypeScript
8 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.00%) C++
9 2 (2.00%) Kotlin
9 2 (2.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.00%) Ruby
10 1 (1.00%) AWK
10 1 (1.00%) JSX
10 1 (1.00%) PHP
10 1 (1.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 23 (23.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (31.00%) Terraform
2 26 (26.00%) Ansible
3 18 (18.00%) Packer
4 13 (13.00%) Kubernetes
5 6 (6.00%) Puppet
6 5 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.00%) Grafana
7 2 (2.00%) rkt
8 1 (1.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 3 (3.00%) Nintex
2 2 (2.00%) Google
2 2 (2.00%) Splunk
3 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.00%) Ping Identity
3 1 (1.00%) PubNub
3 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.00%) Sitecore