Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 51 60
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -
Contract jobs citing Microservices 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.74% 0.75% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.88% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
East Sussex median daily rate £403 - £413
10th Percentile £307 - £326
90th Percentile £500 - £529
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year - -10.53% +18.75%

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 467 455 523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 86.32% 85.53% 83.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 299 348
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £275 £231 £253
90th Percentile £550 £525 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 12
East Sussex median hourly rate £13.50 £12.72 £17.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.17% -28.04% -5.41%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.84
90th Percentile £16.68 £58.13 £38.85
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £19.90 £24.00
% change year-on-year +26.23% -17.08% +11.37%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 0 4 £403 - 3
Microservices
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Asynchronous Programming
3 2 (50.00%) OpenShift
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (50.00%) Java 8
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) WebSockets
4 1 (25.00%) Redis
4 1 (25.00%) Kafka
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch

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 2 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Mid-Level Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) EJB
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) J2SE
2 1 (25.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) WebSockets
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Asynchronous Programming
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Encryption
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Java 8
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) webMethods