Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 19 35
Rank change year-on-year -7 +16 +19
Contract jobs citing Microservices 6 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.76% 5.26% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 6.47% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 13
Warrington median daily rate £575 £535 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.48% -2.73% +1.85%
10th Percentile £473 £419 £401
90th Percentile £600 £575 £693
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £535 £469
% change year-on-year -15.89% +14.13% -9.42%
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 185 201 452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 85.25% 81.38% 91.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 135 329
Warrington median daily rate £400 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -13.89% -2.70%
10th Percentile £205 £157 £250
90th Percentile £590 £575 £688
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £410 £410
% change year-on-year -2.44% - -1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 11
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +100.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.88 £9.00
90th Percentile £67.50 £65.00 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -11.63% +34.38% -8.57%

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 18 October 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 (83.33%) Dell
1 5 (83.33%) Boomi
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) iPaaS
2 3 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Publishing
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Node.js
3 2 (33.33%) AtomSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Terraform
4 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) Docker

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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Boomi
2 3 (50.00%) iPaaS
3 2 (33.33%) AtomSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ArchiMate
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) TIBCO