Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 10 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.

Serverless Computing
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 523 597
Rank change year-on-year +155 +74 -
Contract jobs citing Serverless 295 84 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.63% 0.19% 0.052%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.33% 1.32% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 60 20
London median daily rate £525 £500 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +12.68% -
10th Percentile £419 £442 £384
90th Percentile £631 £625 £488
England median daily rate £500 £500 £438
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 8851 6381 3853
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.78% 14.37% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6632 4696 2864
London median daily rate £500 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +6.74% +4.71%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £275
90th Percentile £638 £625 £617
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 51 31
London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.00% +30.01% -10.81%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.13 £11.25
90th Percentile £58.75 £97.50 £44.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% +6.25%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Serverless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in London

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Serverless in London

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Serverless in London over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Serverless in London

Serverless
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the London region over the 6 months to 10 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
Central London +25 51 £500 -4.76% 10
East London - 13 £513 - 6
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Serverless 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 London region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 215 (72.88%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (60.68%) AWS Lambda
3 154 (52.20%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (43.73%) Python
5 125 (42.37%) Node.js
6 114 (38.64%) DevOps
7 100 (33.90%) Java
8 97 (32.88%) Docker
9 96 (32.54%) TDD
10 92 (31.19%) Jenkins
11 84 (28.47%) JavaScript
12 78 (26.44%) Amazon EC2
12 78 (26.44%) Amazon S3
13 76 (25.76%) Linux
13 76 (25.76%) Microservices
14 67 (22.71%) Git (software)
15 65 (22.03%) Ansible
15 65 (22.03%) Terraform
16 62 (21.02%) Web Services
17 55 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
18 54 (18.31%) Continuous Delivery
19 51 (17.29%) React
20 50 (16.95%) Finance
21 49 (16.61%) Configuration Management
21 49 (16.61%) HTML
22 46 (15.59%) Scrum
23 45 (15.25%) CSS
24 44 (14.92%) SQL
24 44 (14.92%) GitHub
25 43 (14.58%) AWS CloudFormation

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 35 (11.86%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (7.80%) Confluence
3 13 (4.41%) Apache
4 11 (3.73%) Apache Spark
5 8 (2.71%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.03%) nginx
7 4 (1.36%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.02%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.68%) Jetty
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.34%) Drupal
10 1 (0.34%) JBoss
10 1 (0.34%) Luigi
10 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 215 (72.88%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (60.68%) AWS Lambda
3 78 (26.44%) Amazon EC2
3 78 (26.44%) Amazon S3
4 44 (14.92%) GitHub
5 43 (14.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 41 (13.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 32 (10.85%) Microsoft Azure
8 28 (9.49%) Amazon SQS
8 28 (9.49%) CloudFront
9 26 (8.81%) Amazon Kinesis
9 26 (8.81%) Route 53
10 25 (8.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 19 (6.44%) SaaS
12 11 (3.73%) Amazon EMR
13 10 (3.39%) npm
13 10 (3.39%) PaaS
14 7 (2.37%) OpenShift
15 6 (2.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 6 (2.03%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.37%) SSH
2 4 (1.36%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.02%) HTTP
3 3 (1.02%) Internet
4 2 (0.68%) ATM
4 2 (0.68%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.68%) Skype
4 2 (0.68%) SSL
4 2 (0.68%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.68%) VPLS
5 1 (0.34%) DNS
5 1 (0.34%) Network Security
5 1 (0.34%) SMS
5 1 (0.34%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.53%) Amazon RDS
2 30 (10.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 30 (10.17%) NoSQL
3 21 (7.12%) Big Data
3 21 (7.12%) Redis
4 20 (6.78%) Amazon Redshift
5 17 (5.76%) MongoDB
6 16 (5.42%) Neo4j
6 16 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (5.08%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.05%) SQL Server
9 8 (2.71%) MySQL
10 7 (2.37%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.37%) Blockchain
10 7 (2.37%) Data Lake
10 7 (2.37%) Presto
11 5 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (1.69%) Couchbase
11 5 (1.69%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 92 (31.19%) Jenkins
2 67 (22.71%) Git (software)
3 37 (12.54%) JIRA
4 34 (11.53%) Babel
5 29 (9.83%) webpack
6 16 (5.42%) Grunt
6 16 (5.42%) Mocha
7 14 (4.75%) Sinon.JS
8 13 (4.41%) Gerrit
9 11 (3.73%) Bitbucket
10 9 (3.05%) Maven
11 5 (1.69%) Codeception
11 5 (1.69%) Codeship
11 5 (1.69%) GitLab
11 5 (1.69%) PHPUnit
12 4 (1.36%) git-flow
12 4 (1.36%) Gradle
12 4 (1.36%) gulp
12 4 (1.36%) NUnit
12 4 (1.36%) Selenium
General
1 50 (16.95%) Finance
2 28 (9.49%) Banking
3 7 (2.37%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.69%) Marketing
5 4 (1.36%) Games
5 4 (1.36%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.02%) International Banking
6 3 (1.02%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.68%) Advertising
7 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.68%) Retail
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.34%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 152 (51.53%) Developer
2 80 (27.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 67 (22.71%) AWS Engineer
4 53 (17.97%) AWS DevOps
5 48 (16.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 30 (10.17%) Java Developer
7 27 (9.15%) AWS Developer
8 26 (8.81%) Full Stack Developer
9 24 (8.14%) .NET Developer
10 22 (7.46%) Senior Developer
11 21 (7.12%) Node.js Developer
11 21 (7.12%) Python Developer
12 15 (5.08%) Architect
13 14 (4.75%) C# Developer
14 12 (4.07%) C# .NET Developer
14 12 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
15 10 (3.39%) Angular Developer
16 9 (3.05%) Cloud Engineer
16 9 (3.05%) JavaScript Engineer
16 9 (3.05%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (42.37%) Node.js
2 62 (21.02%) Web Services
3 51 (17.29%) React
4 49 (16.61%) HTML
5 45 (15.25%) CSS
6 39 (13.22%) .NET
7 37 (12.54%) HTML5
8 36 (12.20%) JSON
9 32 (10.85%) AngularJS
10 31 (10.51%) REST
11 30 (10.17%) RESTful
12 28 (9.49%) CSS3
12 28 (9.49%) OpenID
12 28 (9.49%) Sass
13 27 (9.15%) OAuth
13 27 (9.15%) OAuth2
14 22 (7.46%) Redux
15 19 (6.44%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (6.44%) Swagger
16 17 (5.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.17%) User Experience
2 22 (7.46%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (6.44%) Linux Command Line
4 16 (5.42%) Fintech
5 10 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.71%) Digital Media
6 8 (2.71%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (2.03%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.69%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.69%) Social Media
9 4 (1.36%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.02%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.68%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.68%) MPEG
11 2 (0.68%) W3C
12 1 (0.34%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.34%) Blog
12 1 (0.34%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 76 (25.76%) Linux
2 28 (9.49%) Unix
3 11 (3.73%) Windows
4 7 (2.37%) Android
5 4 (1.36%) CentOS
5 4 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (52.20%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (38.64%) DevOps
3 96 (32.54%) TDD
4 76 (25.76%) Microservices
5 55 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (18.31%) Continuous Delivery
7 49 (16.61%) Configuration Management
8 46 (15.59%) Scrum
9 39 (13.22%) Software Engineering
9 39 (13.22%) Test Automation
10 32 (10.85%) BDD
11 24 (8.14%) API Development
12 23 (7.80%) MVC
13 21 (7.12%) Open Source
13 21 (7.12%) Web Development
14 19 (6.44%) Continuous Deployment
15 18 (6.10%) API Design
15 18 (6.10%) Migration
16 16 (5.42%) Unit Testing
17 15 (5.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 129 (43.73%) Python
2 100 (33.90%) Java
3 84 (28.47%) JavaScript
4 44 (14.92%) SQL
5 38 (12.88%) C#
6 35 (11.86%) ES6
6 35 (11.86%) Ruby
7 33 (11.19%) TypeScript
8 27 (9.15%) Bash Shell
9 11 (3.73%) Scala
10 10 (3.39%) PHP
11 9 (3.05%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.37%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.69%) Groovy
14 4 (1.36%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.36%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.02%) GraphQL
15 3 (1.02%) R
16 2 (0.68%) Clojure
16 2 (0.68%) Go
Qualifications
1 11 (3.73%) Degree
2 10 (3.39%) AWS Certification
2 10 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.34%) ISEB
4 1 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.41%) QA
2 8 (2.71%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.68%) GDPR
4 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 97 (32.88%) Docker
2 3 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.02%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (1.02%) HDFS
2 3 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.34%) BIND 9
3 1 (0.34%) NFS
3 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 65 (22.03%) Ansible
1 65 (22.03%) Terraform
2 35 (11.86%) Kubernetes
2 35 (11.86%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (7.12%) Puppet
4 15 (5.08%) Kibana
5 14 (4.75%) Mesos
6 10 (3.39%) Packer
7 4 (1.36%) Grafana
8 3 (1.02%) Consul
8 3 (1.02%) Nagios
8 3 (1.02%) Oozie
9 2 (0.68%) Graphite
9 2 (0.68%) logstash
10 1 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (6.10%) Atlassian
1 18 (6.10%) New Relic
2 12 (4.07%) Google
2 12 (4.07%) Splunk
3 6 (2.03%) Cloudera
3 6 (2.03%) Facebook
4 5 (1.69%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.02%) Hortonworks
5 3 (1.02%) Oracle
5 3 (1.02%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.02%) Xero
6 2 (0.68%) Adobe
6 2 (0.68%) AlienVault
6 2 (0.68%) Capita
6 2 (0.68%) Databricks
6 2 (0.68%) IBM
6 2 (0.68%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.68%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.34%) Intel