Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 20 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 64 117
Rank change year-on-year +18 +53 -34
Contract jobs citing Microservices 55 23 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.42% 2.63% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.22% 2.92% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 21 23
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £463 £350 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -29.29% +5.26%
10th Percentile £369 £345 £367
90th Percentile £588 £500 £529
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £463 £350 £495
% change year-on-year +32.14% -29.29% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 884 787 1,862
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.18% 89.84% 89.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 551 1,258
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £385 £380 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.32% +17.37% -13.67%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £221
90th Percentile £581 £540 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £381 £379 £325
% change year-on-year +0.66% +16.54% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 89
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.75 £31.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.65% +10.71% +107.41%
10th Percentile £8.64 £12.59 £15.00
90th Percentile £41.25 £43.45 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.50 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -51.67% +7.14% +115.38%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Microservices as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microservices in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microservices in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 44 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) TDD
3 21 (38.18%) Java
4 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (34.55%) Git (software)
5 19 (34.55%) BDD
5 19 (34.55%) Jenkins
6 18 (32.73%) Scrum
7 17 (30.91%) SQL
8 14 (25.45%) JIRA
9 13 (23.64%) REST
10 12 (21.82%) Node.js
10 12 (21.82%) Mentoring
11 11 (20.00%) Coaching
11 11 (20.00%) DevOps
11 11 (20.00%) SFIA
11 11 (20.00%) Confluence
11 11 (20.00%) JSON
11 11 (20.00%) Kanban
11 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 11 (20.00%) Linux
11 11 (20.00%) Slack
12 10 (18.18%) Web Services
12 10 (18.18%) HTML
12 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
12 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
13 9 (16.36%) Spring Boot
13 9 (16.36%) SDLC
13 9 (16.36%) RESTful
13 9 (16.36%) CSS

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 11 (20.00%) Confluence
2 3 (5.45%) nginx
2 3 (5.45%) NServiceBus
3 2 (3.64%) Apache
3 2 (3.64%) JBoss
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.64%) SAS
3 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.00%) Slack
2 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (9.09%) BrowserStack
5 4 (7.27%) GitHub
6 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.82%) Boomi
7 1 (1.82%) IaaS
7 1 (1.82%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.82%) PaaS
7 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
1 2 (3.64%) SNMP
2 1 (1.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.45%) Big Data
4 3 (5.45%) MySQL
5 2 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.64%) DB2
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.64%) PowerCenter
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) Git (software)
1 19 (34.55%) Jenkins
2 14 (25.45%) JIRA
3 8 (14.55%) JUnit
4 6 (10.91%) Burp Suite
4 6 (10.91%) HP UFT
4 6 (10.91%) JMeter
4 6 (10.91%) LoadRunner
4 6 (10.91%) Selenium
5 5 (9.09%) FindBugs
5 5 (9.09%) Jasmine
6 4 (7.27%) Artifactory
6 4 (7.27%) gulp
7 3 (5.45%) Gradle
7 3 (5.45%) Hamcrest
8 2 (3.64%) Bugzilla
8 2 (3.64%) Gerrit
8 2 (3.64%) Rational Team Concert
8 2 (3.64%) SonarQube
8 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
1 2 (3.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Architect
4 6 (10.91%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Test Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Applications Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Service Manager
7 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) REST
2 12 (21.82%) Node.js
3 11 (20.00%) JSON
4 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 10 (18.18%) HTML
4 10 (18.18%) Web Services
5 9 (16.36%) CSS
5 9 (16.36%) RESTful
5 9 (16.36%) Spring
5 9 (16.36%) Spring Boot
6 7 (12.73%) .NET
6 7 (12.73%) XML
7 5 (9.09%) LESS
8 4 (7.27%) J2EE
9 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.45%) Ajax
9 3 (5.45%) Angular 2
9 3 (5.45%) jQuery
9 3 (5.45%) Kafka
9 3 (5.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.64%) Clustering
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.64%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.64%) Social Media
2 2 (3.64%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) Blog
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.64%) AIX
4 2 (3.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) TDD
3 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (34.55%) BDD
5 18 (32.73%) Scrum
6 12 (21.82%) Mentoring
7 11 (20.00%) Coaching
7 11 (20.00%) DevOps
7 11 (20.00%) Kanban
7 11 (20.00%) SFIA
8 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 9 (16.36%) SDLC
10 8 (14.55%) Front End Development
11 7 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
12 6 (10.91%) Decision-Making
12 6 (10.91%) Line Management
12 6 (10.91%) OWASP
13 5 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
13 5 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.18%) Java
2 17 (30.91%) SQL
3 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.55%) C#
5 7 (12.73%) Java 8
6 4 (7.27%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.45%) Python
8 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.64%) Perl
8 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) APMG
2 2 (3.64%) ISEB
2 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) WCAG
2 4 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Nessus
1 6 (10.91%) Puppet
1 6 (10.91%) Terraform
2 4 (7.27%) Matomo
3 3 (5.45%) Ansible
4 2 (3.64%) HP ALM
4 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.64%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.64%) Nagios
4 2 (3.64%) OpenNMS
5 1 (1.82%) Grafana
5 1 (1.82%) Graylog
5 1 (1.82%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle
2 2 (3.64%) HP
2 2 (3.64%) Informatica
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Dell
3 1 (1.82%) OpenText
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat