Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 78 67
Rank change year-on-year +44 -11 -
Contract jobs citing Microservices 99 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.48% 1.11% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.36% 1.29% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 12 9
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £419 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.34% -14.10% -
10th Percentile £354 £364 £410
90th Percentile £700 £540 £570
South West median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +9.38%
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 1,556 1,088 1,108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 86.06% 86.08% 84.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,001 749 804
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £297 £255
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 19 28
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.38 £27.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.36% -28.57% +13.24%
10th Percentile £30.88 £13.00 £16.55
90th Percentile £49.13 £40.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year +24.24% -0.75% -15.29%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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 +42 81 £544 +20.83% 10
Corsham - 3 £550 - 1
Microservices
South West

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 51 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (49.49%) .NET
3 36 (36.36%) Finance
4 32 (32.32%) REST
4 32 (32.32%) Kubernetes
5 31 (31.31%) C#
6 30 (30.30%) Docker
7 28 (28.28%) Middleware
8 27 (27.27%) Java
9 25 (25.25%) Banking
9 25 (25.25%) Git (software)
9 25 (25.25%) Amazon AWS
10 22 (22.22%) IBM
11 20 (20.20%) .NET Framework
12 19 (19.19%) TDD
12 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
13 18 (18.18%) .NET Core
14 17 (17.17%) DevOps
14 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (16.16%) SQL
15 16 (16.16%) BDD
16 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
16 15 (15.15%) Jenkins
16 15 (15.15%) Migration
17 14 (14.14%) Web Services
17 14 (14.14%) DataPower
18 13 (13.13%) Apigee
19 12 (12.12%) Bitbucket
19 12 (12.12%) Node.js
19 12 (12.12%) JIRA

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 3 (3.03%) Confluence
1 3 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.01%) CMS
3 1 (1.01%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.25%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (17.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (13.13%) Apigee
4 9 (9.09%) SaaS
5 7 (7.07%) PaaS
6 5 (5.05%) OpenShift
7 4 (4.04%) IaaS
8 2 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (2.02%) npm
8 2 (2.02%) NuGet
8 2 (2.02%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.02%) DB2
4 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.01%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.01%) GIS
Development Applications
1 25 (25.25%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.15%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.12%) Bitbucket
3 12 (12.12%) JIRA
4 9 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.05%) JMeter
5 5 (5.05%) Maven
5 5 (5.05%) SonarQube
6 4 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio Code
6 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.03%) WebStorm
8 2 (2.02%) GitLab
8 2 (2.02%) Selenium
8 2 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.01%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.01%) Hudson
9 1 (1.01%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.01%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (36.36%) Finance
2 25 (25.25%) Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (44.44%) Architect
2 40 (40.40%) Developer
3 10 (10.10%) .NET Architect
4 9 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (8.08%) .NET Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.07%) Designer
6 7 (7.07%) Integration Architect
6 7 (7.07%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.06%) Middleware Architect
8 5 (5.05%) Digital Architect
8 5 (5.05%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Applications Architect
9 4 (4.04%) Azure Architect
9 4 (4.04%) Java Architect
10 3 (3.03%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (3.03%) Lead Architect
10 3 (3.03%) Node.js Developer
11 2 (2.02%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (49.49%) .NET
2 32 (32.32%) REST
3 28 (28.28%) Middleware
4 20 (20.20%) .NET Framework
5 18 (18.18%) .NET Core
6 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (14.14%) Web Services
8 12 (12.12%) Node.js
9 10 (10.10%) React
10 9 (9.09%) XML
11 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET
11 8 (8.08%) OAuth
11 8 (8.08%) Redux
11 8 (8.08%) WSDL
11 8 (8.08%) XML Schema
12 7 (7.07%) OpenID
12 7 (7.07%) Spring
13 6 (6.06%) Swagger
13 6 (6.06%) YAML
14 5 (5.05%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) DataPower
2 8 (8.08%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.03%) Fintech
4 3 (3.03%) iPad
4 3 (3.03%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.01%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.01%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.12%) Linux
2 3 (3.03%) Android
2 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.01%) Debian
3 1 (1.01%) Windows
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.19%) TDD
3 17 (17.17%) DevOps
4 16 (16.16%) BDD
5 15 (15.15%) Migration
6 10 (10.10%) UML
7 9 (9.09%) BPMN
7 9 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 9 (9.09%) Scrum
7 9 (9.09%) Sequence Diagram
7 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 8 (8.08%) Defect Management
8 8 (8.08%) Innovative Thinking
8 8 (8.08%) Software Architecture
8 8 (8.08%) Use Case
9 7 (7.07%) API Design
10 6 (6.06%) User Stories
11 5 (5.05%) Data Migration
11 5 (5.05%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.31%) C#
2 27 (27.27%) Java
3 16 (16.16%) SQL
4 7 (7.07%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.02%) F#
6 2 (2.02%) Go
6 2 (2.02%) Java 8
6 2 (2.02%) PHP
6 2 (2.02%) Scala
7 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.02%) Degree
1 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) PSD2
2 2 (2.02%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) GDPR
System Software
1 30 (30.30%) Docker
2 3 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (32.32%) Kubernetes
2 8 (8.08%) HP ALM
2 8 (8.08%) Terraform
3 3 (3.03%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 3 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.02%) Ansible
4 2 (2.02%) Grafana
4 2 (2.02%) Puppet
4 2 (2.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (22.22%) IBM
2 10 (10.10%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.08%) HP
4 5 (5.05%) AppDynamics
4 5 (5.05%) Splunk
5 4 (4.04%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.03%) NetIQ
6 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.02%) Oracle
7 2 (2.02%) Veracode
7 2 (2.02%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.01%) Adobe
8 1 (1.01%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.01%) Sencha
8 1 (1.01%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.01%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.01%) Zend