Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Serverless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Serverless over the 6 months to 21 September 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.

Serverless Computing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 131 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - -
Contract jobs citing Serverless 33 65 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.83% 1.30% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.13% 7.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 57 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £481 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £72.50 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year +11.54% - -

Serverless is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,054 872 410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.52% 17.44% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 607 274
Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -1.16% -4.44%
10th Percentile £256 £312 £213
90th Percentile £575 £588 £598
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £15.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.67% -26.83% +32.26%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.28 £12.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £28.23 £29.30
England median hourly rate £22.93 £19.00 £20.96
% change year-on-year +20.68% -9.33% +10.29%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Serverless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in Yorkshire

Serverless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Serverless in Yorkshire

Serverless
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
West Yorkshire +1 30 £494 -5.95% 3
South Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Serverless 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 21 (63.64%) AWS
2 15 (45.45%) DevOps
3 13 (39.39%) Microservices
4 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) Python
5 10 (30.30%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (27.27%) Java
6 9 (27.27%) Ruby
7 8 (24.24%) JSON
8 7 (21.21%) Azure
8 7 (21.21%) Node.js
8 7 (21.21%) REST
9 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (18.18%) Go
9 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.18%) Kubernetes
10 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure as Code
10 5 (15.15%) Azure Functions
10 5 (15.15%) C#
10 5 (15.15%) .NET
10 5 (15.15%) Linux
10 5 (15.15%) Docker
10 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
10 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
11 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
11 4 (12.12%) Amazon S3
11 4 (12.12%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (12.12%) Jenkins

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 21 (63.64%) AWS
2 10 (30.30%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (21.21%) Azure
4 5 (15.15%) Azure Functions
5 4 (12.12%) Amazon S3
5 4 (12.12%) GCP
6 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (6.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (6.06%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (6.06%) CloudFront
7 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (3.03%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (3.03%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Flow
8 1 (3.03%) Power Platform
8 1 (3.03%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (6.06%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.03%) BigQuery
4 1 (3.03%) Bigtable
4 1 (3.03%) Power BI
4 1 (3.03%) Redis
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.09%) JIRA
4 2 (6.06%) Ant
4 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.06%) Gradle
4 2 (6.06%) IBM UrbanCode
4 2 (6.06%) Maven
5 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.03%) git-flow
5 1 (3.03%) webpack
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Law
2 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) AWS Architect
5 3 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 3 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Integration Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.06%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Python Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) JSON
2 7 (21.21%) Node.js
2 7 (21.21%) REST
3 5 (15.15%) .NET
4 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.12%) SOAP
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Core
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (9.09%) WCF
5 3 (9.09%) Web Services
5 3 (9.09%) XML
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.06%) Swagger
6 2 (6.06%) Velocity
7 1 (3.03%) Autofac
7 1 (3.03%) OAuth
7 1 (3.03%) React
7 1 (3.03%) Redux
7 1 (3.03%) Sass
7 1 (3.03%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Native
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.03%) IVR
2 1 (3.03%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.06%) VMS
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) DevOps
2 13 (39.39%) Microservices
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (6.06%) API Design
8 2 (6.06%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) Innovative Thinking
8 2 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (6.06%) Product Roadmap
8 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 2 (6.06%) TDD
9 1 (3.03%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Python
2 9 (27.27%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) Ruby
3 6 (18.18%) Go
3 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) C#
5 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
5 4 (12.12%) SQL
6 2 (6.06%) Kotlin
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) GDPR
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.06%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Google
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Xero