Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 19 February 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 135 179
Rank change year-on-year +8 +44 -
Contract jobs citing Microservices 36 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.01% 0.69% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.86% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 6
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £525 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +47.89% -
10th Percentile £360 £319 £313
90th Percentile £553 £538 £388
South East median daily rate £480 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +1.05% -5.00% +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £42.50 -
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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,873 2,905 3,493
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 80.45% 80.20% 81.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,715 1,868 2,176
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +9.21% +3.93%
10th Percentile £258 £258 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 148 171
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £28.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.19% -19.29% +51.35%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.83 £57.64 £51.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year - -17.36% +51.25%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Hampshire

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microservices in Hampshire

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microservices in Hampshire

Microservices
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microservices in Hampshire

Microservices
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Basingstoke - 3 £400 - 4
Farnborough -2 2 £413 -21.43% 2
Havant - 2 - - 1
Winchester +4 1 £475 +65.22%
Southampton -4 1 £400 -16.67% 3
Microservices
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 26 (72.22%) Java
1 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (63.89%) Spring
3 22 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (61.11%) Jenkins
4 21 (58.33%) Big Data
4 21 (58.33%) RabbitMQ
4 21 (58.33%) Kafka
4 21 (58.33%) Apache Spark
4 21 (58.33%) Git (software)
5 20 (55.56%) Degree
5 20 (55.56%) Hadoop YARN
5 20 (55.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 19 (52.78%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (50.00%) Finance
8 15 (41.67%) RESTful
8 15 (41.67%) Web Services
8 15 (41.67%) Spark Streaming
8 15 (41.67%) Hortonworks
9 14 (38.89%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (38.89%) Spring Integration
9 14 (38.89%) Spring Boot
9 14 (38.89%) Kerberos
10 10 (27.78%) Linux
10 10 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (19.44%) REST
11 7 (19.44%) GitHub
11 7 (19.44%) Software Deployment
11 7 (19.44%) DevOps
11 7 (19.44%) JSON

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 21 (58.33%) Apache Spark
2 6 (16.67%) Apache
2 6 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (16.67%) JBoss
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (19.44%) GitHub
3 4 (11.11%) IaaS
3 4 (11.11%) PaaS
3 4 (11.11%) SaaS
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) Big Data
2 6 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 6 (16.67%) HBase
2 6 (16.67%) Parquet
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 21 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.67%) Gradle
General
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 22 (61.11%) Java Developer
3 15 (41.67%) Apache Spark Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Designer
6 3 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (5.56%) DBA
7 2 (5.56%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.78%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (2.78%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Hybris Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) Spring
2 21 (58.33%) Kafka
2 21 (58.33%) RabbitMQ
3 15 (41.67%) RESTful
3 15 (41.67%) Spark Streaming
3 15 (41.67%) Web Services
4 14 (38.89%) Spring Boot
4 14 (38.89%) Spring Integration
5 7 (19.44%) JSON
5 7 (19.44%) REST
6 6 (16.67%) Apache Avro
6 6 (16.67%) Drools
6 6 (16.67%) Middleware
7 2 (5.56%) J2EE
8 1 (2.78%) .NET
8 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.78%) SOAP
8 1 (2.78%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 19 (52.78%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 4 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Clustering
4 2 (5.56%) TM Forum
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (38.89%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (19.44%) DevOps
4 7 (19.44%) Software Deployment
4 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.67%) Benchmarking
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) Secure Coding
5 6 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (11.11%) Open Source
6 4 (11.11%) SDLC
6 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.33%) SOA
8 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL
8 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.56%) Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (16.67%) HDFS
3 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (55.56%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.78%) Ansible
3 1 (2.78%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Hortonworks
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) hybris
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft