Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 51 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.56% 0.76% -
As % of the Systems Management category 7.89% 10.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
East Sussex median daily rate £500 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
South East median daily rate £490 £467 £625
% change year-on-year +5.04% -25.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £57.50 - -

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 38 39 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.12% 7.41% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 31
East Sussex median daily rate £475 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +9.59% +8.15%
10th Percentile £303 £263 £275
90th Percentile £525 £517 £475
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £12.32 - -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year - -34.58% +37.18%

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 16 July 2018. 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 0 3 £500 +25.00% 1
Kubernetes
South East

For the 6 months to 16 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Native
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation

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 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon Glacier
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Native
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet