Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 82 92
Rank change year-on-year +31 +10 -22
Contract jobs citing Microservices 46 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.69% 2.93% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 3.19% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 36 7
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £475 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £400 £318 £275
90th Percentile £650 £500 £595
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £475 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +35.71% -17.65% -
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 863 1,128 1,311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.97% 91.93% 88.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 795 861
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £256 £275 £250
90th Percentile £588 £536 £545
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.73% -0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 44 34
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £15.50 £28.08 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.79% +33.69% +76.06%
10th Percentile £10.00 £13.98 £12.64
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.00 £28.75
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.30 £28.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -41.79% +43.59% +60.13%

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 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microservices in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (56.52%) Git (software)
3 25 (54.35%) Jenkins
4 21 (45.65%) Mentoring
4 21 (45.65%) Coaching
4 21 (45.65%) JIRA
5 20 (43.48%) Slack
5 20 (43.48%) DevOps
5 20 (43.48%) BDD
6 19 (41.30%) Confluence
7 17 (36.96%) REST
7 17 (36.96%) SFIA
8 14 (30.43%) SDLC
8 14 (30.43%) Scrum
9 13 (28.26%) Java
10 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
10 12 (26.09%) HP UFT
10 12 (26.09%) LoadRunner
10 12 (26.09%) JMeter
10 12 (26.09%) WCAG
10 12 (26.09%) TDD
10 12 (26.09%) Nessus
10 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
10 12 (26.09%) OWASP
10 12 (26.09%) Burp Suite
11 11 (23.91%) Puppet
11 11 (23.91%) SQL
12 10 (21.74%) Linux
13 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL

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 19 (41.30%) Confluence
2 5 (10.87%) nginx
3 3 (6.52%) NServiceBus
4 2 (4.35%) Apache
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.35%) SAS
4 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 20 (43.48%) Slack
2 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.35%) BrowserStack
4 1 (2.17%) GitHub
4 1 (2.17%) Heroku
4 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) HTTP
2 2 (4.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.52%) Big Data
3 3 (6.52%) MySQL
3 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 26 (56.52%) Git (software)
2 25 (54.35%) Jenkins
3 21 (45.65%) JIRA
4 12 (26.09%) Burp Suite
4 12 (26.09%) HP UFT
4 12 (26.09%) JMeter
4 12 (26.09%) LoadRunner
5 5 (10.87%) JUnit
6 4 (8.70%) Gradle
6 4 (8.70%) Hamcrest
6 4 (8.70%) SonarQube
7 3 (6.52%) Firebug
7 3 (6.52%) Selenium
8 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.35%) FindBugs
9 1 (2.17%) Artifactory
9 1 (2.17%) Gerrit
9 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.17%) Rational Team Concert
9 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Test Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Architect
4 8 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Java Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Applications Architect
8 4 (8.70%) JIRA Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.52%) Agile Developer
9 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) QA Test Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Senior Agile Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) REST
2 9 (19.57%) Node.js
3 8 (17.39%) Spring
4 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
4 7 (15.22%) HTML
4 7 (15.22%) Spring Boot
5 6 (13.04%) jQuery
6 5 (10.87%) CSS
6 5 (10.87%) React
6 5 (10.87%) XML
7 4 (8.70%) JSP
7 4 (8.70%) RESTful
7 4 (8.70%) Spring MVC
7 4 (8.70%) XSD
8 3 (6.52%) .NET
8 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.52%) Angular 2
8 3 (6.52%) JSON
8 3 (6.52%) Kafka
8 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.70%) Clustering
1 4 (8.70%) Public Cloud
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (45.65%) Coaching
3 21 (45.65%) Mentoring
4 20 (43.48%) BDD
4 20 (43.48%) DevOps
5 17 (36.96%) SFIA
6 14 (30.43%) Scrum
6 14 (30.43%) SDLC
7 12 (26.09%) OWASP
7 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 12 (26.09%) TDD
8 9 (19.57%) Kanban
8 9 (19.57%) Service Management
9 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
9 8 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (17.39%) ITIL
9 8 (17.39%) Test Automation
9 8 (17.39%) Test Management
9 8 (17.39%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) Java
2 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.91%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) Python
5 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
5 6 (13.04%) C#
6 4 (8.70%) Perl
6 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.70%) TypeScript
7 3 (6.52%) Scala
8 1 (2.17%) Java 8
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
2 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.17%) APMG
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) WCAG
2 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Nessus
2 11 (23.91%) Puppet
3 5 (10.87%) Ansible
3 5 (10.87%) Terraform
4 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.35%) Nagios
5 2 (4.35%) OpenNMS
6 1 (2.17%) Grafana
6 1 (2.17%) Graylog
6 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.17%) HP ALM
6 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Informatica
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) OpenText
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat