Period
to 22 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 22 July 2019 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.

Kubernetes (k8s)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 96 106
Rank change year-on-year +46 +10 -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 35 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.20% 0.72% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.71% 5.31% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £625 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.89% +6.01% -
10th Percentile £469 £390 £412
90th Percentile £688 £480 £437
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £625 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +31.58% +11.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 169 207 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.43% 13.61% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 98 105
Milton Keynes median daily rate £476 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.06% -8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £300 £199 £270
90th Percentile £664 £568 £541
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.05 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.36% +6.04% -17.19%
10th Percentile £13.40 £11.05 £11.98
90th Percentile £16.00 £17.50 £13.93
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £15.78 £14.00
% change year-on-year -11.25% +12.68% -12.50%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Milton Keynes

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kubernetes in Milton Keynes

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kubernetes in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 25 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 25 (71.43%) Docker
2 23 (65.71%) Microservices
3 20 (57.14%) .NET
3 20 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 18 (51.43%) .NET Core
5 15 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (40.00%) TOGAF
7 12 (34.29%) DevOps
8 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (22.86%) Zachman Framework
9 8 (22.86%) Java
10 5 (14.29%) OpenShift
10 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
10 5 (14.29%) PaaS
10 5 (14.29%) Ansible
10 5 (14.29%) Terraform
10 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
11 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
11 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (11.43%) IBM
11 4 (11.43%) Firewall
11 4 (11.43%) Linux
11 4 (11.43%) Python
11 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
11 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
11 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
12 3 (8.57%) ISMS

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.71%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.71%) Confluence
2 2 (5.71%) IBM Domino
2 2 (5.71%) JBoss
2 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 25 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) OpenShift
2 5 (14.29%) PaaS
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (8.57%) Akamai
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) FishEye
3 2 (5.71%) GitLab
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) Maven
3 2 (5.71%) SonarQube
3 2 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Law
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Architect
2 13 (37.14%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (25.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Technical Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (2.86%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce Architect
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (57.14%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) .NET Core
3 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.57%) Node.js
4 3 (8.57%) Spring Boot
4 3 (8.57%) Swagger
5 2 (5.71%) Java EE
5 2 (5.71%) JMS
5 2 (5.71%) JTA
5 2 (5.71%) Middleware
5 2 (5.71%) Servlets
6 1 (2.86%) OAuth
6 1 (2.86%) RESTful
6 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Microservices
2 20 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 15 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (40.00%) TOGAF
5 12 (34.29%) DevOps
6 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (22.86%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
9 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (8.57%) Information Security
10 3 (8.57%) Information Security Management
10 3 (8.57%) ISMS
10 3 (8.57%) Security Management
10 3 (8.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 2 (5.71%) Application Performance Management
11 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
11 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
11 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (5.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.43%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) Go
4 2 (5.71%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 25 (71.43%) Docker
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) oVirt
3 1 (2.86%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Ansible
1 5 (14.29%) Terraform
2 2 (5.71%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
2 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) IBM
2 3 (8.57%) Sony
3 2 (5.71%) AppDynamics
3 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.71%) Splunk
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 2 (5.71%) White Clarke