Period
to 22 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Rancher skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rancher over the 6 months to 22 April 2021 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.

Rancher
UK > England
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 542 588 770
Rank change year-on-year +46 +182 -27
Contract jobs citing Rancher 51 56 88
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.75% 0.76% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 43 62
10th Percentile £373 £363 £361
25th Percentile £500 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £500 £513
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% -2.49% -6.77%
75th Percentile £600 £581 £625
90th Percentile " £625 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
% change year-on-year - -0.05% -9.05%

Rancher 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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 6,824 7,385 13,054
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.02% 14.63% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,876 5,135 8,939
10th Percentile £338 £263 £313
25th Percentile £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £594 £600 £599
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 191 294
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.42 £12.00
25th Percentile £17.35 £14.25 £14.01
Median hourly rate £23.11 £17.50 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +32.03% -5.41% +5.71%
75th Percentile £51.74 £25.00 £27.44
90th Percentile £61.60 £44.51 £49.50
UK median hourly rate £24.40 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year +30.48% +1.08% +5.71%

Rancher
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Rancher as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Rancher in England

Rancher
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Rancher in England.

Daily rate trend for Rancher in England

Rancher
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Rancher in England over the 6 months to 22 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Rancher in England

Rancher
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rancher within the England region over the 6 months to 22 April 2021. 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
London +7 15 £463 -22.92% 12
North of England +23 3 - - 2
North West +3 3 - - 2
Midlands +26 2 £315 - 2
West Midlands +26 2 £315 - 2
South East - 2 - - 2
Rancher
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Rancher 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 England region with a requirement for Rancher.

1 48 (94.12%) Docker
1 48 (94.12%) Kubernetes
2 47 (92.16%) DevOps
3 41 (80.39%) AWS
4 36 (70.59%) Azure
4 36 (70.59%) Jenkins
4 36 (70.59%) Python
5 33 (64.71%) Bash Shell
5 33 (64.71%) Infrastructure as Code
6 32 (62.75%) Git (software)
7 30 (58.82%) Public Sector
7 30 (58.82%) Prometheus
8 29 (56.86%) Grafana
8 29 (56.86%) Perl
9 28 (54.90%) SAP
9 28 (54.90%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (54.90%) Electronics
9 28 (54.90%) Telecoms
9 28 (54.90%) Finance
9 28 (54.90%) Manufacturing
9 28 (54.90%) Programme Management
9 28 (54.90%) Marketing
9 28 (54.90%) Digital Marketing
9 28 (54.90%) Microservices
10 27 (52.94%) Amazon EKS
10 27 (52.94%) Kafka
11 26 (50.98%) Splunk
11 26 (50.98%) Istio
12 25 (49.02%) Fluentd
12 25 (49.02%) Elastic Stack

Rancher
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (9.80%) Confluence
2 4 (7.84%) Mule
3 3 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) nginx
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 41 (80.39%) AWS
2 36 (70.59%) Azure
3 27 (52.94%) Amazon EKS
4 5 (9.80%) GitHub
5 3 (5.88%) CloudBees
5 3 (5.88%) SaaS
6 2 (3.92%) GCP
6 2 (3.92%) NuGet
6 2 (3.92%) Tricentis Tosca
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.96%) AWS KMS
7 1 (1.96%) Google App Engine
7 1 (1.96%) IaaS
7 1 (1.96%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.96%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.96%) PaaS
7 1 (1.96%) Route 53
7 1 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
1 2 (3.92%) SSL
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Hadoop
1 5 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.96%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.96%) Bigtable
4 1 (1.96%) Looker
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.96%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 36 (70.59%) Jenkins
2 32 (62.75%) Git (software)
3 18 (35.29%) Artifactory
4 16 (31.37%) GitLab
5 12 (23.53%) JIRA
6 7 (13.73%) JMeter
6 7 (13.73%) Selenium
7 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.88%) Maven
8 3 (5.88%) Postman
8 3 (5.88%) REST Assured
8 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
8 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
9 2 (3.92%) Bitbucket
9 2 (3.92%) eggPlant
10 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.96%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (58.82%) Public Sector
2 28 (54.90%) Electronics
2 28 (54.90%) Finance
2 28 (54.90%) Manufacturing
2 28 (54.90%) Marketing
2 28 (54.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Senior DevOps
3 13 (25.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Automation Tester
4 3 (5.88%) Consultant
4 3 (5.88%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (5.88%) DevOps Specialist
4 3 (5.88%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Kubernetes Specialist
4 3 (5.88%) Test Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Tester
5 2 (3.92%) Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Automation Specialist
5 2 (3.92%) Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Azure Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) Kafka
2 25 (49.02%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (9.80%) JSON
3 5 (9.80%) REST
4 4 (7.84%) Spring
4 4 (7.84%) XML
5 3 (5.88%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Avro
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Beam
6 1 (1.96%) Dropwizard
6 1 (1.96%) Micronaut
6 1 (1.96%) Node.js
6 1 (1.96%) Protocol Buffers
6 1 (1.96%) React
6 1 (1.96%) TensorFlow
6 1 (1.96%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) PlayStation
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.96%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (1.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (92.16%) DevOps
2 33 (64.71%) Infrastructure as Code
3 28 (54.90%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (54.90%) Digital Marketing
3 28 (54.90%) Microservices
3 28 (54.90%) Programme Management
4 25 (49.02%) Visualisation
5 11 (21.57%) BDD
6 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (19.61%) Computer Science
6 10 (19.61%) Scrum
6 10 (19.61%) Test Automation
7 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (15.69%) TDD
8 6 (11.76%) Scenario Testing
9 5 (9.80%) SDLC
10 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.84%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (7.84%) Use Case
11 3 (5.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) Python
2 33 (64.71%) Bash Shell
3 29 (56.86%) Perl
4 12 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (7.84%) SQL
6 3 (5.88%) Groovy
7 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.92%) Ruby
7 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.96%) C#
8 1 (1.96%) Go
8 1 (1.96%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 12 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 10 (19.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (19.61%) Degree
System Software
1 48 (94.12%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 48 (94.12%) Kubernetes
2 30 (58.82%) Prometheus
3 29 (56.86%) Grafana
4 26 (50.98%) Istio
5 25 (49.02%) Consul
5 25 (49.02%) Fluentd
5 25 (49.02%) Kibana
5 25 (49.02%) logstash
6 22 (43.14%) Ansible
7 21 (41.18%) Terraform
8 9 (17.65%) Puppet
9 3 (5.88%) Salt
10 2 (3.92%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (3.92%) Mesos
10 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (1.96%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (1.96%) Packer
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) SAP
2 26 (50.98%) Splunk
3 25 (49.02%) AppDynamics
4 11 (21.57%) Google
5 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.84%) Atlassian
6 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle
8 1 (1.96%) Black Duck
8 1 (1.96%) Confluent
8 1 (1.96%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.96%) IBM