Period
to 20 March 2019

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 20 March 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 202 214
Rank change year-on-year +99 +12 +10
Contract jobs citing Serverless 155 52 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.29% 0.73% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.14% 3.37% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 50 9
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +7.69% +24.60%
10th Percentile £453 £463 £385
90th Percentile £675 £625 £795
Central London median daily rate £550 £515 £525
% change year-on-year +6.80% -1.90% +34.19%
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 1,904 1,543 874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 28.19% 21.70% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,500 1,253 713
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £350
90th Percentile £675 £655 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 7
City of London median hourly rate £18.25 £20.00 £19.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +0.40% -13.39%
10th Percentile £12.21 £11.25 £14.00
90th Percentile £24.88 £50.35 £25.71
Central London median hourly rate £18.88 £20.00 £17.95
% change year-on-year -5.60% +11.42% -10.25%

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 20 March 2019.

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 20 March 2019. 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
Moorgate - 11 £500 -
Serverless
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 103 (66.45%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (52.26%) AWS Lambda
3 69 (44.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 61 (39.35%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (33.55%) Microservices
6 49 (31.61%) Docker
7 47 (30.32%) SQL
8 41 (26.45%) Node.js
9 39 (25.16%) JavaScript
10 38 (24.52%) Kubernetes
11 37 (23.87%) Finance
12 36 (23.23%) ES6
13 35 (22.58%) DevOps
14 34 (21.94%) C#
15 33 (21.29%) Cosmos DB
16 31 (20.00%) .NET
17 30 (19.35%) Python
17 30 (19.35%) Azure Functions
18 29 (18.71%) React
19 28 (18.06%) Jenkins
20 27 (17.42%) Azure SQL Database
20 27 (17.42%) Terraform
21 24 (15.48%) TDD
22 23 (14.84%) CSS
22 23 (14.84%) HTML
23 22 (14.19%) Fintech
23 22 (14.19%) .NET Core
24 21 (13.55%) Data Lake
24 21 (13.55%) Java
24 21 (13.55%) Scrum

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 7 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.23%) Confluence
3 3 (1.94%) Apache
3 3 (1.94%) Gunicorn
3 3 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.65%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.65%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 103 (66.45%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (52.26%) AWS Lambda
3 69 (44.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (19.35%) Azure Functions
5 21 (13.55%) Amazon S3
6 17 (10.97%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (7.74%) Amazon Kinesis
8 11 (7.10%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 10 (6.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 10 (6.45%) CloudFront
10 9 (5.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 8 (5.16%) Amazon EMR
11 8 (5.16%) PaaS
12 7 (4.52%) Route 53
13 6 (3.87%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (3.23%) Heroku
14 5 (3.23%) Office 365
15 4 (2.58%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (2.58%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.16%) DNS
2 5 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.29%) Cosmos DB
2 27 (17.42%) Azure SQL Database
3 21 (13.55%) Data Lake
4 20 (12.90%) Redis
5 18 (11.61%) Amazon RDS
6 16 (10.32%) Big Data
7 14 (9.03%) SQL Server
8 13 (8.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (7.74%) MySQL
10 10 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (5.81%) Blockchain
11 9 (5.81%) MongoDB
12 7 (4.52%) NoSQL
13 5 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (3.23%) Relational Database
14 4 (2.58%) Hadoop
15 3 (1.94%) Amazon Athena
15 3 (1.94%) Amazon Redshift
15 3 (1.94%) Apache Hive
16 2 (1.29%) Amazon QuickSight
Development Applications
1 28 (18.06%) Jenkins
2 17 (10.97%) Git (software)
3 16 (10.32%) Visual Studio Team System
4 13 (8.39%) Mocha
5 9 (5.81%) Visual Studio
5 9 (5.81%) webpack
6 8 (5.16%) Babel
6 8 (5.16%) Jasmine
7 7 (4.52%) JIRA
8 5 (3.23%) CircleCI
8 5 (3.23%) Gatling
8 5 (3.23%) Selenium
9 3 (1.94%) Robot Framework
9 3 (1.94%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.29%) Appium
10 2 (1.29%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.29%) GitLab
10 2 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.29%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.65%) gulp
General
1 37 (23.87%) Finance
2 11 (7.10%) Banking
3 8 (5.16%) Law
3 8 (5.16%) Retail
4 2 (1.29%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Games
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (35.48%) Developer
2 30 (19.35%) AWS Engineer
3 20 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (11.61%) AWS DevOps
4 18 (11.61%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 18 (11.61%) React Developer
5 13 (8.39%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.10%) Azure Developer
6 11 (7.10%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (6.45%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.16%) Architect
8 8 (5.16%) Data Engineer
8 8 (5.16%) Python Developer
9 7 (4.52%) AWS Developer
9 7 (4.52%) Senior DevOps
10 6 (3.87%) Python Engineer
10 6 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (3.23%) Senior React Developer
12 4 (2.58%) Agile Developer
12 4 (2.58%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (26.45%) Node.js
2 31 (20.00%) .NET
3 29 (18.71%) React
4 23 (14.84%) CSS
4 23 (14.84%) HTML
5 22 (14.19%) .NET Core
6 20 (12.90%) Express
7 19 (12.26%) AngularJS
8 15 (9.68%) koa
8 15 (9.68%) OAuth
9 14 (9.03%) .NET Framework
9 14 (9.03%) Jest
9 14 (9.03%) OpenID
10 13 (8.39%) GraphQL
10 13 (8.39%) OAuth2
10 13 (8.39%) REST
11 12 (7.74%) Angular 2
12 11 (7.10%) RESTful
13 10 (6.45%) Sass
14 8 (5.16%) JSLint
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.19%) Fintech
2 20 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (10.32%) User Experience
4 9 (5.81%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.94%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.29%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.29%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Online Games
8 1 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.65%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.65%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.32%) Linux
2 5 (3.23%) Unix
3 3 (1.94%) Windows
4 2 (1.29%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (39.35%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (33.55%) Microservices
3 35 (22.58%) DevOps
4 24 (15.48%) TDD
5 21 (13.55%) Scrum
6 18 (11.61%) OOP
7 16 (10.32%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (10.32%) Test Automation
8 12 (7.74%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.45%) API Design
9 10 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 10 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 9 (5.81%) BDD
10 9 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.81%) Migration
10 9 (5.81%) Wireframes
11 7 (4.52%) Load Balancing
11 7 (4.52%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (3.87%) SDLC
12 6 (3.87%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (30.32%) SQL
2 39 (25.16%) JavaScript
3 36 (23.23%) ES6
4 34 (21.94%) C#
5 30 (19.35%) Python
6 21 (13.55%) Java
7 20 (12.90%) TypeScript
8 14 (9.03%) Go
9 10 (6.45%) PowerShell
10 9 (5.81%) JSX
11 5 (3.23%) C
12 4 (2.58%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.58%) Scala
13 3 (1.94%) C++
13 3 (1.94%) Kotlin
13 3 (1.94%) Ruby
14 2 (1.29%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.65%) AWK
15 1 (0.65%) PHP
15 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.52%) SC Cleared
1 7 (4.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.23%) AWS Certification
2 5 (3.23%) ISEB
2 5 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.94%) Degree
4 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.29%) QA
System Software
1 49 (31.61%) Docker
2 2 (1.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 38 (24.52%) Kubernetes
2 27 (17.42%) Terraform
3 20 (12.90%) Ansible
4 6 (3.87%) Packer
4 6 (3.87%) Puppet
5 5 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.29%) Grafana
6 2 (1.29%) logstash
6 2 (1.29%) rkt
7 1 (0.65%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (8.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.23%) Atlassian
2 5 (3.23%) Ping Identity
3 4 (2.58%) Google
3 4 (2.58%) Splunk
4 3 (1.94%) Nintex
5 1 (0.65%) Okta
5 1 (0.65%) PubNub
5 1 (0.65%) Sitecore