Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 598 463 763
Rank change year-on-year -135 +300 +7
Contract jobs citing Rancher 113 20 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.078% 0.058%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.14% 0.48% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 16 35
10th Percentile £465 £410 £426
25th Percentile £500 £425 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £450 £500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £600 £600 £638
90th Percentile £663 " £673
UK median daily rate £534 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +18.61% -10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £70.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £70.00 - -

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 9,879 4,127 12,247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.73% 16.00% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,057 2,882 8,446
10th Percentile £350 £313 £294
25th Percentile £450 £408 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
75th Percentile £625 £594 £600
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 67 257
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.44 £12.00
25th Percentile £16.00 £14.69 £14.80
Median hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.13% -2.50% +14.29%
75th Percentile £41.37 £38.25 £34.00
90th Percentile £59.96 £49.25 £50.30
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £19.45 £20.95
% change year-on-year +18.28% -7.17% +19.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -159 41 £625 +4.17% 5
West Midlands -52 20 £525 +20.69% 4
Midlands -66 20 £525 +21.11% 4
South East - 17 £625 - 3
North of England -63 14 £525 - 5
North West -47 8 £448 - 4
North East - 3 £525 -
Yorkshire - 3 £525 - 1
Rancher
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 102 (90.27%) Kubernetes
2 95 (84.07%) Docker
3 89 (78.76%) DevOps
4 76 (67.26%) AWS
5 58 (51.33%) Python
5 58 (51.33%) Jenkins
6 55 (48.67%) Terraform
7 48 (42.48%) Security Cleared
8 44 (38.94%) Java
8 44 (38.94%) Grafana
9 41 (36.28%) Infrastructure as Code
10 36 (31.86%) Prometheus
11 32 (28.32%) GitHub
12 30 (26.55%) PostgreSQL
13 29 (25.66%) JIRA
14 28 (24.78%) Microservices
15 26 (23.01%) Groovy
16 25 (22.12%) Bash Shell
16 25 (22.12%) GitLab
17 23 (20.35%) Splunk
17 23 (20.35%) Elastic Stack
17 23 (20.35%) Spring Boot
17 23 (20.35%) Spring
17 23 (20.35%) Amazon EKS
18 22 (19.47%) Public Sector
18 22 (19.47%) Linux
18 22 (19.47%) Azure
18 22 (19.47%) Consul
19 21 (18.58%) Scrum
20 20 (17.70%) Microsoft

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 19 (16.81%) Confluence
2 12 (10.62%) nginx
3 11 (9.73%) Apache Airflow
4 10 (8.85%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (7.08%) SAS
6 7 (6.19%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.42%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.77%) Mule
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 76 (67.26%) AWS
2 32 (28.32%) GitHub
3 23 (20.35%) Amazon EKS
4 22 (19.47%) Azure
5 14 (12.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (9.73%) Amazon S3
7 9 (7.96%) Amazon ECS
8 8 (7.08%) GCP
8 8 (7.08%) Slack
9 7 (6.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (6.19%) Quay.io
10 3 (2.65%) NuGet
11 2 (1.77%) IaaS
11 2 (1.77%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (1.77%) npm
11 2 (1.77%) PaaS
11 2 (1.77%) Tricentis Tosca
11 2 (1.77%) Yarn
12 1 (0.88%) SaaS
12 1 (0.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) DNS
1 2 (1.77%) HTTP
1 2 (1.77%) Internet
1 2 (1.77%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.55%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (15.93%) Amazon RDS
3 16 (14.16%) Hadoop
4 12 (10.62%) RDBMS
4 12 (10.62%) Relational Database
5 10 (8.85%) Blockchain
6 9 (7.96%) Big Data
7 8 (7.08%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.42%) Apache Hive
8 5 (4.42%) HBase
9 2 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.77%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.88%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 58 (51.33%) Jenkins
2 29 (25.66%) JIRA
3 25 (22.12%) GitLab
4 20 (17.70%) Git (software)
5 16 (14.16%) Artifactory
6 13 (11.50%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (7.08%) CircleCI
8 5 (4.42%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.42%) Maven
9 3 (2.65%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.65%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.77%) eggPlant
10 2 (1.77%) gulp
10 2 (1.77%) JMeter
10 2 (1.77%) JUnit
10 2 (1.77%) Mockito
10 2 (1.77%) Selenium
10 2 (1.77%) webpack
11 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 22 (19.47%) Public Sector
2 19 (16.81%) Finance
3 17 (15.04%) Telecoms
4 16 (14.16%) Electronics
4 16 (14.16%) Manufacturing
4 16 (14.16%) Marketing
5 14 (12.39%) Social Skills
6 4 (3.54%) Banking
7 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.65%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (44.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (13.27%) Java Engineer
3 13 (11.50%) DevSecOps Engineer
4 11 (9.73%) Platform Engineer
5 10 (8.85%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.96%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) Senior Java Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) Consultant
8 7 (6.19%) Senior DevOps
8 7 (6.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) Automation Tester
9 6 (5.31%) DevOps Consultant
9 6 (5.31%) Tester
10 5 (4.42%) Applications Engineer
10 5 (4.42%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.42%) Applications Support Engineer
10 5 (4.42%) Data Engineer
10 5 (4.42%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 5 (4.42%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.35%) Elastic Stack
1 23 (20.35%) Spring
1 23 (20.35%) Spring Boot
2 19 (16.81%) Kafka
3 10 (8.85%) HTML
3 10 (8.85%) REST
4 9 (7.96%) CSS
4 9 (7.96%) React
5 8 (7.08%) ARM Templates
6 7 (6.19%) Grails
6 7 (6.19%) Node.js
6 7 (6.19%) Swagger
7 3 (2.65%) JSON
7 3 (2.65%) XML
8 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.77%) HTML5
8 2 (1.77%) Play Framework
8 2 (1.77%) Redux
8 2 (1.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (4.42%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.65%) Cloud Native
4 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.88%) PKI
4 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.47%) Linux
2 7 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (6.19%) Unix
3 4 (3.54%) CentOS
4 2 (1.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (78.76%) DevOps
2 41 (36.28%) Infrastructure as Code
3 28 (24.78%) Microservices
4 21 (18.58%) Scrum
5 19 (16.81%) Software Engineering
6 17 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (14.16%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (14.16%) Configuration Management
7 16 (14.16%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (14.16%) Digital Marketing
7 16 (14.16%) Programme Management
8 15 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (13.27%) BDD
9 14 (12.39%) DevSecOps
10 12 (10.62%) Visualisation
11 11 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (8.85%) Test Automation
13 8 (7.08%) Commercial Awareness
13 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (7.08%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 58 (51.33%) Python
2 44 (38.94%) Java
3 26 (23.01%) Groovy
4 25 (22.12%) Bash Shell
5 14 (12.39%) Perl
6 10 (8.85%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.77%) Ruby
7 2 (1.77%) Scala
7 2 (1.77%) SQL
8 1 (0.88%) C#
8 1 (0.88%) Lua
Qualifications
1 48 (42.48%) Security Cleared
2 19 (16.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) HIPAA
System Software
1 95 (84.07%) Docker
2 13 (11.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (4.42%) HDFS
4 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.77%) Platform Symphony
4 2 (1.77%) vCloud
4 2 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 102 (90.27%) Kubernetes
2 55 (48.67%) Terraform
3 44 (38.94%) Grafana
4 36 (31.86%) Prometheus
5 22 (19.47%) Consul
6 16 (14.16%) Docker Swarm
7 13 (11.50%) Packer
8 12 (10.62%) Ansible
9 11 (9.73%) Bosun
10 10 (8.85%) Istio
10 10 (8.85%) Kibana
11 9 (7.96%) Fluentd
11 9 (7.96%) logstash
12 8 (7.08%) VictorOps
13 4 (3.54%) Puppet
14 3 (2.65%) Mesos
14 3 (2.65%) yum
15 2 (1.77%) vRealize
15 2 (1.77%) WSUS
16 1 (0.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Splunk
2 20 (17.70%) Dynatrace
2 20 (17.70%) Microsoft
3 19 (16.81%) Atlassian
4 17 (15.04%) SAP
5 9 (7.96%) AppDynamics
6 7 (6.19%) Informatica
7 5 (4.42%) Google
7 5 (4.42%) Oracle
8 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.65%) VMware
9 2 (1.77%) IBM
10 1 (0.88%) Cisco
10 1 (0.88%) Cognos