Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 December 2017 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
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 140 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 - -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 25 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.12% 0.16% -
As % of the Systems Management category 8.99% 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 28 4 0
Leeds median daily rate £513 £418 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.75% - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £513 £418 -
% change year-on-year +22.75% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 278 296 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.45% 11.70% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 216 187
Leeds median daily rate £450 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.92% +12.86%
10th Percentile £300 £234 £247
90th Percentile £575 £565 £513
West Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £430 £383
% change year-on-year +2.33% +12.42% +9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Leeds median hourly rate £12.25 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.17% +33.33% +32.35%
10th Percentile £11.03 £30.00 £21.25
90th Percentile £13.68 £30.00 £23.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £22.25 £17.01
% change year-on-year -43.82% +30.79% +23.73%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Leeds

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kubernetes in Leeds

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kubernetes in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Kubernetes also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 21 (84.00%) Docker
2 15 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 13 (52.00%) Linux
4 12 (48.00%) Java
5 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (44.00%) DevOps
6 10 (40.00%) Ansible
6 10 (40.00%) Terraform
6 10 (40.00%) MongoDB
6 10 (40.00%) Python
7 9 (36.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (36.00%) Spring
7 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (36.00%) Puppet
7 9 (36.00%) Apache Camel
8 8 (32.00%) Microservices
8 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (32.00%) Confluence
8 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
8 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (32.00%) JIRA
8 8 (32.00%) Finance
8 8 (32.00%) Scrum
9 7 (28.00%) Ruby
9 7 (28.00%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (24.00%) Node.js
10 6 (24.00%) REST
10 6 (24.00%) CentOS
10 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (32.00%) Confluence
2 6 (24.00%) nginx
3 5 (20.00%) Apache
3 5 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 5 (20.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (8.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (8.00%) CloudStack
5 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Slack
3 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Kerberos
2 3 (12.00%) HTTP
3 2 (8.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (20.00%) Big Data
3 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (20.00%) HBase
3 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (12.00%) MySQL
4 3 (12.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (32.00%) JIRA
4 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (20.00%) Vagrant
5 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (16.00%) Hudson
6 3 (12.00%) SonarQube
7 2 (8.00%) GoCD
7 2 (8.00%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Electronics
2 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (16.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Data Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (16.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) WebOps Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Apache Camel
1 9 (36.00%) Spring
2 7 (28.00%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (24.00%) Node.js
3 6 (24.00%) REST
4 5 (20.00%) Drools
4 5 (20.00%) Kafka
4 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
5 4 (16.00%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (16.00%) JMS
6 3 (12.00%) LAMP
6 3 (12.00%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (12.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) CentOS
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (44.00%) DevOps
2 9 (36.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (32.00%) Microservices
3 8 (32.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) BDD
4 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Coaching
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) Open Source
6 3 (12.00%) Security Patching
6 3 (12.00%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) Python
3 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (28.00%) Ruby
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) PHP
6 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (8.00%) C#
7 2 (8.00%) C++
7 2 (8.00%) Go
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) GCP
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) Docker
2 5 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (20.00%) HDFS
3 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (12.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Ansible
1 10 (40.00%) Terraform
2 9 (36.00%) Puppet
3 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (24.00%) Rancher
5 4 (16.00%) Graphite
5 4 (16.00%) Prometheus
6 3 (12.00%) Grafana
6 3 (12.00%) Icinga
6 3 (12.00%) Nagios
6 3 (12.00%) Opsview
6 3 (12.00%) Packer
7 1 (4.00%) Consul
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) SAP
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) New Relic
3 3 (12.00%) Splunk
4 2 (8.00%) SaltStack