Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 March 2019 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 57 73
Rank change year-on-year +34 +16 -
Contract jobs citing Microservices 154 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.98% 2.26% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.47% 2.80% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 16 7
Wiltshire median daily rate £575 £540 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.48% +35.00% -
10th Percentile £410 £413 £270
90th Percentile £700 £719 £603
South West median daily rate £526 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +10.63% +18.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,626 858 1,124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 84.21% 80.71% 83.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,063 591 788
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £320 £306 £241
90th Percentile £650 £650 £575
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +9.38% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 11 27
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -28.57% +0.65%
10th Percentile £24.85 £13.00 £30.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £38.75 £43.90
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -21.05% -5.00%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Wiltshire

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microservices in Wiltshire

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microservices in Wiltshire

Microservices
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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
Swindon +38 131 £575 +6.48% 13
Corsham - 3 £573 -
Microservices
South West

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 95 (61.69%) .NET
2 67 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (38.31%) REST
4 57 (37.01%) Kubernetes
5 53 (34.42%) Banking
6 52 (33.77%) C#
6 52 (33.77%) Docker
7 51 (33.12%) Finance
8 47 (30.52%) Amazon AWS
9 46 (29.87%) Java
10 43 (27.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 40 (25.97%) .NET Core
12 36 (23.38%) Scrum
12 36 (23.38%) .NET Framework
13 35 (22.73%) DevOps
14 30 (19.48%) Microsoft Azure
14 30 (19.48%) SQL Server
14 30 (19.48%) Web Services
15 28 (18.18%) Middleware
16 27 (17.53%) JavaScript
16 27 (17.53%) Node.js
17 25 (16.23%) Git (software)
18 24 (15.58%) SQL
18 24 (15.58%) Redux
19 22 (14.29%) Jenkins
20 20 (12.99%) Amazon RDS
20 20 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
20 20 (12.99%) JIRA
21 19 (12.34%) TDD
21 19 (12.34%) IBM

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 8 (5.19%) Confluence
2 4 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.95%) Apache
3 3 (1.95%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.30%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.30%) CMS
4 2 (1.30%) JBoss
4 2 (1.30%) Jetty
4 2 (1.30%) nginx
5 1 (0.65%) Drupal
5 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.65%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 47 (30.52%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (19.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.84%) Apigee
3 9 (5.84%) SaaS
4 8 (5.19%) OpenShift
5 7 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (3.90%) PaaS
7 3 (1.95%) Sauce Labs
8 2 (1.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.90%) Reverse Proxy
2 5 (3.25%) Internet
3 2 (1.30%) Firewall
3 2 (1.30%) SSL
4 1 (0.65%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.99%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (8.44%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.84%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.30%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.65%) Big Data
7 1 (0.65%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.65%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.65%) GIS
7 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (16.23%) Git (software)
2 22 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 20 (12.99%) JIRA
4 8 (5.19%) Artifactory
4 8 (5.19%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (5.19%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (4.55%) CircleCI
5 7 (4.55%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.90%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.90%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.90%) Selenium
6 6 (3.90%) SonarQube
7 5 (3.25%) Maven
8 4 (2.60%) JUnit
9 2 (1.30%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.30%) Hudson
9 2 (1.30%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.30%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.65%) Mockito
General
1 53 (34.42%) Banking
2 51 (33.12%) Finance
3 2 (1.30%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (42.21%) Architect
2 58 (37.66%) Developer
3 23 (14.94%) .NET Architect
4 19 (12.34%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (11.69%) .NET Developer
6 16 (10.39%) Java Developer
7 14 (9.09%) Digital Architect
8 11 (7.14%) Designer
8 11 (7.14%) Technical Architect
9 10 (6.49%) Java Architect
10 9 (5.84%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.55%) BPM Designer
11 7 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.90%) .NET Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.90%) Applications Architect
12 6 (3.90%) MongoDB Developer
12 6 (3.90%) Web Architect
13 5 (3.25%) .NET Technical Architect
13 5 (3.25%) C# Developer
13 5 (3.25%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (61.69%) .NET
2 59 (38.31%) REST
3 43 (27.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 40 (25.97%) .NET Core
5 36 (23.38%) .NET Framework
6 30 (19.48%) Web Services
7 28 (18.18%) Middleware
8 27 (17.53%) Node.js
9 24 (15.58%) Redux
10 17 (11.04%) ASP.NET
11 14 (9.09%) WSDL
12 13 (8.44%) XML
13 12 (7.79%) Kafka
13 12 (7.79%) SOAP
13 12 (7.79%) Spring
13 12 (7.79%) XML Schema
14 11 (7.14%) RESTful
15 10 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (6.49%) Entity Framework
16 7 (4.55%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.39%) DataPower
2 13 (8.44%) Cloud Native
3 10 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.84%) Mobile App
5 8 (5.19%) iPad
6 3 (1.95%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.65%) Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Replication
8 1 (0.65%) User Experience
8 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.09%) Linux
2 7 (4.55%) Android
2 7 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 7 (4.55%) CoreOS
3 6 (3.90%) CentOS
4 2 (1.30%) Debian
4 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.30%) Windows
5 1 (0.65%) Unix
5 1 (0.65%) VMS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (23.38%) Scrum
3 35 (22.73%) DevOps
4 20 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (12.34%) TDD
6 14 (9.09%) UML
7 13 (8.44%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (7.79%) BPMN
8 12 (7.79%) Defect Management
8 12 (7.79%) Software Architecture
9 11 (7.14%) Sequence Diagram
9 11 (7.14%) Use Case
10 10 (6.49%) MVC
11 9 (5.84%) BDD
11 9 (5.84%) Mobile Application Development
12 8 (5.19%) API Design
12 8 (5.19%) E-Commerce
12 8 (5.19%) Migration
12 8 (5.19%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.19%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 52 (33.77%) C#
2 46 (29.87%) Java
3 27 (17.53%) JavaScript
4 24 (15.58%) SQL
5 12 (7.79%) Go
6 7 (4.55%) Java 8
6 7 (4.55%) Rust
7 3 (1.95%) Python
8 2 (1.30%) PHP
9 1 (0.65%) C
9 1 (0.65%) Clojure
9 1 (0.65%) JPQL
9 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.30%) Degree
2 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) PSD2
2 1 (0.65%) GDPR
2 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 52 (33.77%) Docker
2 3 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.30%) LXC
4 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 57 (37.01%) Kubernetes
2 12 (7.79%) Ansible
2 12 (7.79%) HP ALM
3 10 (6.49%) Terraform
4 4 (2.60%) Puppet
5 3 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.30%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.30%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.65%) Grafana
7 1 (0.65%) Mesos
7 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (12.34%) IBM
2 12 (7.79%) HP
3 10 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.19%) Veracode
5 5 (3.25%) Adobe
5 5 (3.25%) Sencha
6 4 (2.60%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.30%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.30%) VMware
7 2 (1.30%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.65%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle
8 1 (0.65%) SAP
8 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.65%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.65%) Zend