Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 24 May 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 25 59
Rank change year-on-year -5 +34 -3
Contract jobs citing Microservices 5 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.18% 1.78% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 2.16% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 11
Warrington median daily rate £592 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.65% -18.42% +11.76%
10th Percentile £464 £350 £425
90th Percentile £662 £474 £640
Cheshire median daily rate £419 £425 £475
% change year-on-year -1.47% -10.53% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 196 185 634
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 85.59% 82.22% 89.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 124 416
Warrington median daily rate £475 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -13.51% +8.82%
10th Percentile £263 £153 £313
90th Percentile £600 £575 £638
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 12
Warrington median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £20.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.63% +55.34% +37.33%
10th Percentile £10.75 £30.00 £10.30
90th Percentile £67.50 £65.00 £68.25
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -43.33% +57.89% -2.31%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Warrington

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microservices in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) Slack
3 2 (40.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (40.00%) Terraform
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) Boomi
3 2 (40.00%) AtomSphere
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) nginx
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 2 (40.00%) nginx
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Slack
2 2 (40.00%) AtomSphere
2 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (40.00%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (20.00%) Burp Suite
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Scripter
1 2 (40.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Senior DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Coaching
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Terraform
2 1 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Dell