Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Kubernetes skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kubernetes over the 6 months to 17 July 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.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 - 101
Rank change year-on-year - +101 -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 19 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.05% - 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.84% - 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 3
Bristol median daily rate £438 - £325
10th Percentile £373 - £313
90th Percentile £558 - £338
South West median daily rate £500 £393 £338
% change year-on-year +27.39% +16.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Kubernetes is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 215 128 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 11.83% 7.42% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 98 173
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% +8.96%
10th Percentile £213 £246 £276
90th Percentile £558 £532 £513
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 1
Bristol median hourly rate £18.50 £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.33% -25.00% +70.21%
10th Percentile £15.25 £27.50 £37.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £32.50 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 £15.36
% change year-on-year -31.11% +193.06% -23.93%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Kubernetes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Bristol

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kubernetes in Bristol

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kubernetes in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Kubernetes 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 18 (94.74%) Docker
2 14 (73.68%) DevOps
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (47.37%) Puppet
5 9 (47.37%) Linux
5 9 (47.37%) Python
5 9 (47.37%) Ansible
6 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (36.84%) Microservices
8 6 (31.58%) Java
8 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
8 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
9 5 (26.32%) Scrum
9 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
10 4 (21.05%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (21.05%) Node.js
10 4 (21.05%) Digital Media
10 4 (21.05%) Terraform
10 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
10 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
10 4 (21.05%) GCP
10 4 (21.05%) Korn
10 4 (21.05%) Web Development
10 4 (21.05%) Ruby
11 3 (15.79%) Google
11 3 (15.79%) JSON
11 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (21.05%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (15.79%) npm
3 3 (15.79%) NuGet
4 2 (10.53%) OpenShift
5 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (5.26%) GitHub
5 1 (5.26%) IaaS
5 1 (5.26%) PaaS
5 1 (5.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Moq
2 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) SpecFlow
2 3 (15.79%) XMLUnit
2 3 (15.79%) xUnit.net
3 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Node.js
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Core
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (15.79%) Autofac
2 3 (15.79%) Code First Entity Framework
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) D3.js
2 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) J2EE
2 3 (15.79%) JSON
2 3 (15.79%) Redux
2 3 (15.79%) REST
2 3 (15.79%) RESTful
2 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Digital Media
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) CentOS
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) DevOps
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Microservices
4 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
6 4 (21.05%) Web Development
7 3 (15.79%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (15.79%) MVC
7 3 (15.79%) OO
7 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Strategic Thinking
7 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.53%) API Development
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Kanban
8 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Python
2 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) Korn
3 4 (21.05%) Ruby
4 3 (15.79%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) GCP
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Ansible
1 9 (47.37%) Puppet
2 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (21.05%) Terraform
4 1 (5.26%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (5.26%) Packer
4 1 (5.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Google
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk