Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Microservices skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microservices over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 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.

Microservices
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 55 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Contract jobs citing Microservices 13 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.41% 0.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
East Sussex median daily rate £600 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +84.62% - -
South East median daily rate £480 £463 £500
% change year-on-year +3.78% -7.50% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year -5.26% - -

Microservices is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 454 428 546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 84.23% 82.31% 78.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 266 385
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +4.83% +11.54%
10th Percentile £263 £243 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £396
% change year-on-year +3.66% +3.54% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 17
East Sussex median hourly rate £24.75 £21.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.12% -6.52% +21.69%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.45 £13.84
90th Percentile £58.13 £43.35 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.09
% change year-on-year -4.00% -4.18% +49.09%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Microservices as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in East Sussex

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microservices in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microservices in East Sussex

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in East Sussex over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microservices in East Sussex

Microservices
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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
Brighton +16 10 £600 +84.62% 2
Hove - 2 £525 -
Microservices
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microservices also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 12 (92.31%) JBoss
1 12 (92.31%) Spring
1 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) Puppet
3 10 (76.92%) MongoDB
3 10 (76.92%) Java
3 10 (76.92%) WebLogic
3 10 (76.92%) Hibernate
4 9 (69.23%) HTTP
4 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) SOAP
5 8 (61.54%) XML
5 8 (61.54%) Unix
5 8 (61.54%) Linux
5 8 (61.54%) Apache
5 8 (61.54%) J2SE
5 8 (61.54%) J2EE
5 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
5 8 (61.54%) EJB
5 8 (61.54%) CSS
5 8 (61.54%) JUnit
5 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
5 8 (61.54%) SSL
5 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
5 8 (61.54%) IntelliJ
5 8 (61.54%) webMethods
5 8 (61.54%) REST
5 8 (61.54%) Play Framework
5 8 (61.54%) Git (software)

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 12 (92.31%) JBoss
2 10 (76.92%) WebLogic
3 8 (61.54%) Apache
4 2 (15.38%) AquaLogic
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) HTTP
2 8 (61.54%) SSL
2 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
1 8 (61.54%) IntelliJ
1 8 (61.54%) JUnit
1 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) HTML Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Java Scala Developer
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Scala Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Spring
2 10 (76.92%) Hibernate
3 9 (69.23%) SOAP
4 8 (61.54%) CSS
4 8 (61.54%) EJB
4 8 (61.54%) HTML
4 8 (61.54%) HTML5
4 8 (61.54%) J2EE
4 8 (61.54%) J2SE
4 8 (61.54%) JSON
4 8 (61.54%) Play Framework
4 8 (61.54%) REST
4 8 (61.54%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) Java EE
5 2 (15.38%) Spring Boot
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) DoDAF
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) API Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Puppet
2 8 (61.54%) Grafana
2 8 (61.54%) Kibana
3 2 (15.38%) Ansible
3 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) webMethods
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) MuleSoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) HP