Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 20 January 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.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 36 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.35% 0.33% -
As % of the Systems Management category 31.03% 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 36 1 0
Canary Wharf median daily rate £613 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.52% - -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £613 £575 -
% change year-on-year +6.52% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets 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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 116 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 30.13% 12.67% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 31 28
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £500 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.27% +16.18%
10th Percentile £500 £263 £313
90th Percentile £650 £650 £597
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £500 £494
% change year-on-year +10.00% +1.27% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Canary Wharf

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kubernetes in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 36 (100.00%) Python
1 36 (100.00%) Docker
2 35 (97.22%) DevOps
2 35 (97.22%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (97.22%) Microservices
2 35 (97.22%) Ansible
3 34 (94.44%) Terraform
3 34 (94.44%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (94.44%) Java
3 34 (94.44%) RESTful
3 34 (94.44%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.56%) Decision-Making
5 1 (2.78%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (2.78%) CF BOSH
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Debt
5 1 (2.78%) Data Science
5 1 (2.78%) Java 8
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (2.78%) Blockchain
5 1 (2.78%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.78%) Pandas
5 1 (2.78%) Flask
5 1 (2.78%) NumPy

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 35 (97.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (94.44%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.78%) Blockchain
2 1 (2.78%) Hazelcast
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.78%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) CF BOSH
2 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) AWS DevOps
1 34 (94.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 34 (94.44%) AWS Engineer
1 34 (94.44%) DevOps Engineer
1 34 (94.44%) Hadoop Engineer
2 1 (2.78%) Developer
2 1 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (2.78%) Head of Engineering
2 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (2.78%) Python Developer
2 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
2 1 (2.78%) Senior Full Stack Developer
2 1 (2.78%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (2.78%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (94.44%) RESTful
2 1 (2.78%) Django
2 1 (2.78%) Flask
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) NumPy
2 1 (2.78%) Pandas
2 1 (2.78%) React
2 1 (2.78%) scikit-learn
2 1 (2.78%) Spring
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (94.44%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) DevOps
1 35 (97.22%) Microservices
2 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (5.56%) Decision-Making
3 1 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (2.78%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (2.78%) Data Engineering
3 1 (2.78%) Data Science
3 1 (2.78%) Front End Development
3 1 (2.78%) Kanban
3 1 (2.78%) Pair Programming
3 1 (2.78%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (2.78%) Refactoring
3 1 (2.78%) SOLID
3 1 (2.78%) TDD
3 1 (2.78%) Technical Debt
3 1 (2.78%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
3 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Python
2 34 (94.44%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) Groovy
3 1 (2.78%) Java 8
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) Perl
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 36 (100.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) LXC
2 1 (2.78%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (97.22%) Ansible
2 34 (94.44%) Terraform
3 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Citrix
1 1 (2.78%) Google
1 1 (2.78%) MuleSoft
1 1 (2.78%) NetApp
1 1 (2.78%) VMware