Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 107 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 - -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 9 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.73% 0.56% -
As % of the Systems Management category 4.64% 3.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £550 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.56% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £544 £425 -
% change year-on-year +28.09% - -
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 194 259 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.67% 14.55% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 113 102
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £388 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.32% +25.40%
10th Percentile £200 £158 £186
90th Percentile £570 £525 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £378 £380
% change year-on-year +5.96% -0.66% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £24.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.46% +108.70% -36.99%
10th Percentile £12.33 £12.71 £11.25
90th Percentile £17.50 £60.00 £11.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £24.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year -41.46% +108.70% -39.47%

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Docker
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Kanban
5 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (44.44%) Microservices
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Python
5 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) JSON
5 4 (44.44%) JIRA
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Core
6 3 (33.33%) git-flow
7 2 (22.22%) Ansible
7 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (22.22%) Fintech
7 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 2 (22.22%) Java
7 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (11.11%) WSDL
8 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS

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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (33.33%) git-flow
4 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
5 1 (11.11%) Maven
5 1 (11.11%) SonarQube
5 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Azure DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
4 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) JSON
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Core
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) WSDL
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) Microservices
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) API Development
5 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) Groovy
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Prometheus
2 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SaltStack