Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 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 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)
West London > Hammersmith
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 17 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 5.71% 4.88% 1.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.75% 22.22% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Hammersmith median daily rate £513 £650 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.15% +62.50% -
10th Percentile £479 £476 £375
90th Percentile £536 £675 £425
West London median daily rate £525 £520 £518
% change year-on-year +0.96% +0.48% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hammersmith median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 Hammersmith with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hammersmith
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 32 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 30.48% 21.95% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 6
Hammersmith median daily rate £301 £555 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.77% +16.89% +8.53%
10th Percentile £157 £353 £350
90th Percentile £538 £675 £585
West London median daily rate £525 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +12.90% +9.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hammersmith median hourly rate - £22.00 -
West London median hourly rate £20.50 £25.50 £35.25
% change year-on-year -19.61% -27.66% +107.35%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Hammersmith

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Hammersmith

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kubernetes in Hammersmith

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

1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 5 (83.33%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) GCP
2 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (66.67%) JSON
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Google
3 4 (66.67%) RESTful
3 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) JUnit
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Java 8
3 4 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Mockito
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (66.67%) BigQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Kafka
3 4 (66.67%) Bigtable
3 4 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (66.67%) Low Latency
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Terraform
5 1 (16.67%) Grafana

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hammersmith 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 4 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) BigQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Bigtable
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JUnit
1 4 (66.67%) Mockito
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (16.67%) Spinnaker
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Cloud Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) Kafka
1 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (66.67%) RESTful
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) CQRS
3 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Java 8
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Terraform
2 1 (16.67%) Grafana
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) New Relic
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk