Period
to 22 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 January 2020 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 > South West
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 127 184 164
Rank change year-on-year +57 -20 +31
Contract jobs citing Serverless 92 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.57% 0.67% 0.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.35% 3.06% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 34 14
South West median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £406 £363 £366
90th Percentile £811 £575 £550
England median daily rate £525 £550 £510
% change year-on-year -4.55% +7.84% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £72.50 - -

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 the South West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,448 1,405 848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 24.64% 21.93% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 956 542
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +6.45%
10th Percentile £250 £276 £213
90th Percentile £650 £600 £562
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 17 26
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £19.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% +13.92% -40.58%
10th Percentile £14.25 £17.15 £10.50
90th Percentile £46.00 £43.20 £35.00
England median hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £18.63
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.04% -1.97%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Serverless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in the South West

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Serverless in the South West

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Serverless in the South West over the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Serverless in the South West

Serverless
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 January 2020. 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
Bristol +38 36 £563 +20.00% 11
Devon +22 26 £531 +24.94% 6
Wiltshire +11 21 £425 -15.00% 4
Gloucestershire +2 5 £475 - 2
Somerset +4 3 £575 +0.52% 2
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Serverless 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 South West region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 52 (56.52%) AWS
2 47 (51.09%) Azure
3 36 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (34.78%) DevOps
5 28 (30.43%) AWS Lambda
5 28 (30.43%) Java
5 28 (30.43%) Python
5 28 (30.43%) Security Cleared
6 26 (28.26%) Azure Functions
7 25 (27.17%) SC Cleared
7 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
8 24 (26.09%) JavaScript
9 23 (25.00%) CRM
10 21 (22.83%) Dynamics CRM
11 20 (21.74%) Dynamics 365
12 19 (20.65%) Docker
12 19 (20.65%) Active Directory
13 18 (19.57%) Migration
13 18 (19.57%) B2C
13 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
13 18 (19.57%) Spring
13 18 (19.57%) Open Source
13 18 (19.57%) Azure Active Directory
13 18 (19.57%) Power BI
13 18 (19.57%) Power Platform
13 18 (19.57%) PowerApps
13 18 (19.57%) Microsoft Flow
13 18 (19.57%) Public Sector
14 17 (18.48%) Sparx
14 17 (18.48%) BPSS Clearance

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 17 (18.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.09%) Confluence
3 1 (1.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (18.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 17 (18.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 17 (18.48%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (22.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.17%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 52 (56.52%) AWS
2 47 (51.09%) Azure
3 28 (30.43%) AWS Lambda
4 26 (28.26%) Azure Functions
5 20 (21.74%) Dynamics 365
6 18 (19.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (19.57%) Microsoft Flow
6 18 (19.57%) Power Platform
6 18 (19.57%) PowerApps
7 13 (14.13%) SaaS
8 11 (11.96%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (9.78%) Amazon S3
10 7 (7.61%) GCP
10 7 (7.61%) PaaS
11 6 (6.52%) IaaS
12 5 (5.43%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (2.17%) AWS CloudTrail
13 2 (2.17%) AWS Step Functions
13 2 (2.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) Skype
2 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) Power BI
1 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (18.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.43%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.17%) DataStage
4 2 (2.17%) QualityStage
4 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.17%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.09%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (18.48%) Visual Studio
2 13 (14.13%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.78%) Cucumber
4 6 (6.52%) Bitbucket
4 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.52%) JIRA
4 6 (6.52%) Mockito
5 5 (5.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (5.43%) Maven
6 3 (3.26%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.09%) Gradle
7 1 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (19.57%) Public Sector
2 7 (7.61%) Finance
3 4 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (2.17%) Electronics
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (52.17%) Developer
2 23 (25.00%) Architect
3 13 (14.13%) Java Developer
4 12 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (10.87%) CRM Architect
5 10 (10.87%) Dynamics CRM Architect
6 8 (8.70%) Python Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Technical Leader
7 7 (7.61%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.52%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Senior Architect
8 6 (6.52%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.52%) Technical Architect
9 5 (5.43%) AWS DevOps
9 5 (5.43%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.57%) Spring
2 17 (18.48%) Node.js
3 14 (15.22%) Web Services
4 13 (14.13%) AngularJS
5 11 (11.96%) Redux
6 10 (10.87%) .NET
6 10 (10.87%) Angular 2
6 10 (10.87%) HTML
6 10 (10.87%) Spring Boot
7 9 (9.78%) React
8 5 (5.43%) CSS
8 5 (5.43%) GraphQL
8 5 (5.43%) HTML5
8 5 (5.43%) jQuery
8 5 (5.43%) REST
8 5 (5.43%) Vue.js
9 4 (4.35%) .NET Core
9 4 (4.35%) Flask
10 3 (3.26%) Jest
10 3 (3.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.61%) Public Cloud
2 6 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.35%) Video\Live Streaming
5 3 (3.26%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.17%) Acoustics
6 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.52%) Linux
2 5 (5.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.78%) DevOps
3 23 (25.00%) CRM
4 18 (19.57%) B2C
4 18 (19.57%) Migration
4 18 (19.57%) Open Source
5 17 (18.48%) ArchiMate
6 16 (17.39%) Microservices
7 15 (16.30%) Web Development
8 13 (14.13%) Continuous Deployment
9 12 (13.04%) SDLC
10 10 (10.87%) BDD
11 8 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (8.70%) Scrum
12 7 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (6.52%) Unit Testing
13 6 (6.52%) User Stories
13 6 (6.52%) Visualisation
14 5 (5.43%) Analytics
14 5 (5.43%) Sprint Retrospective
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.43%) Java
1 28 (30.43%) Python
2 24 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 11 (11.96%) C#
4 6 (6.52%) Groovy
4 6 (6.52%) Java 8
4 6 (6.52%) SQL
5 4 (4.35%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.17%) Perl
7 1 (1.09%) ES6
7 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 25 (27.17%) SC Cleared
3 17 (18.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (7.61%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.17%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (20.65%) Active Directory
1 19 (20.65%) Docker
2 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (16.30%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.43%) Terraform
3 3 (3.26%) Ansible
3 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.26%) Puppet
4 2 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (2.17%) Packer
4 2 (2.17%) Rancher
Vendors
1 25 (27.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.48%) Sparx
3 13 (14.13%) Google
4 5 (5.43%) Atlassian
4 5 (5.43%) Oracle
5 2 (2.17%) Adobe
5 2 (2.17%) IBM
5 2 (2.17%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.17%) SAP