Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 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)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 20 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 6.01% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 21.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 0
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 - -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 - -
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 94 38 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 28.23% 13.67% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 27 19
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £430 £263 £264
90th Percentile £588 £650 £555
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +10.53% +18.75% -5.88%
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 23 October 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 20 (100.00%) Docker
2 19 (95.00%) DevOps
3 18 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (85.00%) Java
5 16 (80.00%) Python
5 16 (80.00%) Microservices
6 15 (75.00%) Ansible
6 15 (75.00%) Terraform
6 15 (75.00%) RESTful
7 13 (65.00%) Hadoop
7 13 (65.00%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) TDD
9 3 (15.00%) Spring
9 3 (15.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) Java 8
10 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (10.00%) Data Science
10 2 (10.00%) Computer Vision
10 2 (10.00%) Databricks
10 2 (10.00%) Convolutional Neural Network
10 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
10 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
10 2 (10.00%) TensorFlow
10 2 (10.00%) Data Engineering
10 2 (10.00%) Spring Boot
10 2 (10.00%) Spark Streaming

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 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 18 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.00%) Redis
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) Riak
4 1 (5.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (5.00%) CF BOSH
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (65.00%) AWS DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 13 (65.00%) AWS Engineer
2 13 (65.00%) Hadoop Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Architect
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Big Data Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Data Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Head of Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (15.00%) Spring
3 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.00%) Kafka
3 2 (10.00%) OpenCV
3 2 (10.00%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (10.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (10.00%) TensorFlow
4 1 (5.00%) GraphQL
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) Node.js
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) DevOps
2 16 (80.00%) Microservices
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Vision
5 2 (10.00%) Convolutional Neural Network
5 2 (10.00%) Data Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Data Science
5 2 (10.00%) Deep Learning
5 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) BDD
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Decision-Making
6 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) Java 8
4 2 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (5.00%) Go
5 1 (5.00%) Groovy
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Docker
2 2 (10.00%) HDFS
3 1 (5.00%) LXC
3 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) Ansible
1 15 (75.00%) Terraform
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Databricks
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.00%) NetApp
2 1 (5.00%) VMware