Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 56 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +58
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.81% 0.19% -
As % of the Systems Management category 9.80% 2.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
East Sussex median daily rate £500 - -
South East median daily rate £518 £484 £425
% change year-on-year +6.92% +13.88% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 East Sussex with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 51 50 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.27% 9.69% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 18
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -5.21% +46.08%
10th Percentile £266 £299 £362
90th Percentile £560 £613 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.33% -23.08% -26.69%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in East Sussex

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kubernetes in East Sussex

Kubernetes
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Brighton -10 4 £500 - 1
Hove - 1 £425 -
Kubernetes
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 5 (100.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon Glacier
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Terraform
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Native
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Deployment Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Redis
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (60.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Functions
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) Keycloak
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Native
2 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Deployment Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat