Period
to 18 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 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.

Microservices
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Microservices 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.47% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Worcestershire median daily rate £538 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £468 £498
% change year-on-year +6.95% -6.03% +10.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 55 121 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 67.90% 84.03% 62.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 72 41
Worcestershire median daily rate £344 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.12% +30.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £264 £164
90th Percentile £588 £488 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 6
Worcestershire median hourly rate £39.50 £16.75 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.82% -65.64% +126.74%
10th Percentile £27.95 £11.15 £15.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £45.00 £53.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.20 £16.00 £23.99
% change year-on-year +1.25% -33.31% +26.66%

Microservices
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microservices in Worcestershire

Microservices
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Malvern - 1 £650 -
Worcester - 1 £425 - 1
Microservices
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 2 (100.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) Rancher
2 1 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Thought Leadership
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Rancher