Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 November 2021 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 of England
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 98 79 129
Rank change year-on-year -19 +50 +73
Contract jobs citing Serverless 43 16 43
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.67% 1.23% 1.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.40% 4.97% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 11 21
10th Percentile £369 £375 £463
25th Percentile £413 £425 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% +2.94%
75th Percentile £538 £538 £638
90th Percentile £575 £575 £644
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

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 of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 797 322 919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 30.98% 24.73% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 217 629
10th Percentile £185 £203 £231
25th Percentile £325 £318 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £448 £450
Median % change year-on-year +0.56% -0.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £550 £525 £538
90th Percentile £625 £575 £625
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 24 17
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.58 £14.00
25th Percentile £13.25 £14.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate £17.16 £19.63 £17.00
Median % change year-on-year -12.55% +15.44% -2.86%
75th Percentile £27.00 £23.31 £19.50
90th Percentile £46.58 £53.50 £32.30
England median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -4.55% +6.02% +18.57%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in the East of England

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for Serverless in the East of England

Serverless
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Serverless in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Serverless in the East of England

Serverless
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -19 15 £525 +2.44% 10
Hertfordshire -15 11 £413 - 7
Essex -15 9 £488 +8.33% 4
Suffolk -2 8 £425 +6.25% 1
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 of England region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 31 (72.09%) AWS
2 24 (55.81%) AWS Lambda
3 23 (53.49%) DevOps
4 21 (48.84%) Azure
5 20 (46.51%) Python
5 20 (46.51%) Terraform
6 19 (44.19%) Web Services
7 18 (41.86%) AngularJS
8 15 (34.88%) Node.js
8 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
8 15 (34.88%) AWS CloudFormation
9 14 (32.56%) Full Stack Development
9 14 (32.56%) Amazon SQS
9 14 (32.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
9 14 (32.56%) .NET
10 13 (30.23%) Microservices
11 12 (27.91%) React
11 12 (27.91%) TDD
11 12 (27.91%) Docker
12 10 (23.26%) Bash Shell
12 10 (23.26%) C#
12 10 (23.26%) Java
12 10 (23.26%) Kubernetes
12 10 (23.26%) Cloud Native
13 9 (20.93%) .NET Core
13 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (20.93%) MVC
13 9 (20.93%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (20.93%) Amazon S3

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (11.63%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) CoreMedia CMS
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 31 (72.09%) AWS
2 24 (55.81%) AWS Lambda
3 21 (48.84%) Azure
4 15 (34.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (32.56%) Amazon SQS
6 9 (20.93%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (20.93%) Amazon S3
7 8 (18.60%) Azure Functions
7 8 (18.60%) Azure Service Bus
8 7 (16.28%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 7 (16.28%) Azure Event Grid
8 7 (16.28%) Azure Pipelines
9 6 (13.95%) Amazon ECS
9 6 (13.95%) Amazon EKS
10 5 (11.63%) Amazon Glacier
10 5 (11.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (11.63%) CloudFront
11 2 (4.65%) GCP
12 1 (2.33%) AWS CodePipeline
12 1 (2.33%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (18.60%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (18.60%) MySQL
4 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.33%) GitLab
4 1 (2.33%) Gradle
4 1 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (18.60%) Social Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Influencing Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.65%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (13.95%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) AWS Developer
6 5 (11.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Azure Developer
7 4 (9.30%) React Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) AWS Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce Architect
9 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) Web Services
2 18 (41.86%) AngularJS
3 15 (34.88%) Node.js
4 14 (32.56%) .NET
5 12 (27.91%) React
6 9 (20.93%) .NET Core
6 9 (20.93%) Spring
7 8 (18.60%) REST
7 8 (18.60%) Spring Boot
8 6 (13.95%) .NET Framework
8 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (13.95%) CSS
8 6 (13.95%) Entity Framework
8 6 (13.95%) HTML
9 5 (11.63%) Apache Camel
10 4 (9.30%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (9.30%) GraphQL
10 4 (9.30%) RESTful
11 3 (6.98%) Lambda Expressions
11 3 (6.98%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Cloud Native
2 3 (6.98%) NHS
2 3 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) PKI
3 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) DevOps
2 14 (32.56%) Full Stack Development
3 13 (30.23%) Microservices
4 12 (27.91%) TDD
5 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.93%) MVC
6 8 (18.60%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (18.60%) Machine Learning
6 8 (18.60%) Project Delivery
7 7 (16.28%) SOLID
8 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Automation
9 5 (11.63%) BDD
9 5 (11.63%) Kanban
9 5 (11.63%) Scrum
9 5 (11.63%) Web Application Development
10 4 (9.30%) Workflow
11 3 (6.98%) B2C
11 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.98%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) Python
2 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) Bash Shell
3 10 (23.26%) C#
3 10 (23.26%) Java
4 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
5 7 (16.28%) Java 8
6 6 (13.95%) Java 11
7 5 (11.63%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.33%) Go
8 1 (2.33%) Groovy
8 1 (2.33%) Kotlin
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
8 1 (2.33%) Ruby
8 1 (2.33%) Scala
8 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) Docker
2 2 (4.65%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 20 (46.51%) Terraform
2 10 (23.26%) Kubernetes
3 6 (13.95%) Ansible
4 1 (2.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Pega
1 5 (11.63%) WSO2
2 2 (4.65%) hybris
2 2 (4.65%) IBM
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft