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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 2 July 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 73 77 66
Rank change year-on-year +4 -11 +52
Contract jobs citing Serverless 17 7 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.24% 0.64% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.78% 1.89% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 5
10th Percentile - £410 -
25th Percentile £450 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - -21.74%
75th Percentile £500 £619 £635
90th Percentile - £676 £686
England median daily rate £575 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +2.33%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 450 371 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.73% 33.91% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 264 146
10th Percentile £150 £102 £183
25th Percentile £286 £213 £280
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +1.19%
75th Percentile £538 £494 £522
90th Percentile £600 £596 £603
England median daily rate £550 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 7
10th Percentile £14.10 £10.16 £11.24
25th Percentile £16.15 £12.28 £11.63
Median hourly rate £19.25 £14.75 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year +30.51% -7.81% +14.29%
75th Percentile £24.50 £21.96 £34.45
90th Percentile £36.00 £26.94 £50.89
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.24% +5.25% -4.76%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Serverless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in the East Midlands

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Serverless in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Serverless in the East Midlands

Serverless
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Serverless in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Serverless in the East Midlands

Serverless
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire +18 13 £500 -6.98% 5
Leicestershire -7 2 £450 +5.88% 1
Derbyshire -8 1 £388 -24.39%
Northamptonshire -10 1 £450 -20.91%
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 11 (64.71%) AWS
2 9 (52.94%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (47.06%) DevOps
3 8 (47.06%) Docker
3 8 (47.06%) Agile
4 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 6 (35.29%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) TypeScript
5 6 (35.29%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Node.js
6 5 (29.41%) Azure
6 5 (29.41%) Redis
6 5 (29.41%) DynamoDB
6 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
6 5 (29.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
6 5 (29.41%) Virtual Team
6 5 (29.41%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) Amazon Cognito
6 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (23.53%) CI/CD
7 4 (23.53%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (23.53%) .NET
7 4 (23.53%) MySQL
7 4 (23.53%) Microservices

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) AWS
2 9 (52.94%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (29.41%) Amazon Cognito
3 5 (29.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (29.41%) Azure
4 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
4 3 (17.65%) Azure Functions
4 3 (17.65%) Azure Logic Apps
4 3 (17.65%) GCP
4 3 (17.65%) SaaS
5 2 (11.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (11.76%) Azure Event Grid
5 2 (11.76%) Azure Service Bus
5 2 (11.76%) IaaS
5 2 (11.76%) PaaS
5 2 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) BGP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) GLBP
1 1 (5.88%) HSRP
1 1 (5.88%) IPsec
1 1 (5.88%) MPLS
1 1 (5.88%) OSPF
1 1 (5.88%) RIP
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (29.41%) DynamoDB
3 5 (29.41%) Redis
4 4 (23.53%) MySQL
5 2 (11.76%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
3 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Social Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Azure Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Head of Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Node.js
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) J2EE
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
3 2 (11.76%) XSLT
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Core
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) ARM Templates
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.88%) Derivative
2 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
2 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Collaborative Working
3 5 (29.41%) Front End Development
3 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (23.53%) CI/CD
4 4 (23.53%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) Case Management
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Kanban
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) A/B Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Critical Thinking
6 1 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (5.88%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) TypeScript
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) NFS
2 1 (5.88%) pfSense
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes
1 3 (17.65%) Terraform
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (5.88%) CloudForms
2 1 (5.88%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Adyen
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) VMware