Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 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.

Microservices
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 46 51
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 -
Contract jobs citing Microservices 22 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.55% 2.05% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 2.49% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 1
East Sussex median daily rate £388 £600 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.42% +110.53% -
10th Percentile £381 £514 £267
90th Percentile £509 £613 £303
South East median daily rate £488 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +1.56% +1.05% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 524 441 369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 84.52% 82.28% 81.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 299 224
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £388 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +10.32% +0.36%
10th Percentile £294 £274 £222
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 15
East Sussex median hourly rate £43.00 £13.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +218.52% -37.21% -34.45%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.20 £11.10
90th Percentile £69.62 £45.00 £44.05
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £24.02 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.95% +6.76% -23.73%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 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
Brighton +3 21 £388 -35.42% 6
Microservices
South East

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Microservices 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 15 (68.18%) Fintech
2 13 (59.09%) Finance
3 11 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (45.45%) Spring
5 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
6 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 6 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (18.18%) Node.js
8 4 (18.18%) Jasmine
8 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
8 4 (18.18%) Mocha
8 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
8 4 (18.18%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (18.18%) React
8 4 (18.18%) .NET
8 4 (18.18%) Redux
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.64%) MVC
9 3 (13.64%) API Design
9 3 (13.64%) Docker
10 2 (9.09%) Flask
10 2 (9.09%) RESTful
10 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (9.09%) Redis
10 2 (9.09%) D3.js
10 2 (9.09%) C#
10 2 (9.09%) Python
10 2 (9.09%) MySQL
10 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (4.55%) Azure Functions
2 1 (4.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) Redis
3 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 4 (18.18%) Jasmine
1 4 (18.18%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (18.18%) Mocha
2 1 (4.55%) Liquibase
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Java Developer - Fintech
4 4 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Azure Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Python Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Spring
2 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 4 (18.18%) .NET
3 4 (18.18%) Node.js
3 4 (18.18%) React
3 4 (18.18%) Redux
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Core
4 2 (9.09%) D3.js
4 2 (9.09%) Django
4 2 (9.09%) Flask
4 2 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) EJB
5 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.55%) Java EE
5 1 (4.55%) JPA
5 1 (4.55%) Kafka
5 1 (4.55%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) Spring Boot
5 1 (4.55%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Fintech
2 6 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
2 3 (13.64%) API Design
2 3 (13.64%) MVC
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) BDD
4 1 (4.55%) Kanban
4 1 (4.55%) SOA
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Java 8
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes