Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 14 August 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 61 71
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 18 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.25% 1.43% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.63% 15.00% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 5
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £350 £430 £525
90th Percentile £544 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £500 £550
% change year-on-year -12.50% -9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 123 80 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 15.38% 9.50% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 60 61
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £304 £246 £281
90th Percentile £550 £538 £648
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £423
% change year-on-year +14.29% -17.16% +3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 9
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.92% -7.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.61 £9.72 £13.20
90th Percentile £17.29 £20.25 £20.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year +23.24% -18.86% +16.67%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Nottinghamshire

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kubernetes in Nottinghamshire

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kubernetes in Nottinghamshire

Kubernetes
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Nottingham -1 18 £400 -20.00% 5
Kubernetes
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 17 (94.44%) Docker
2 14 (77.78%) DevOps
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (66.67%) Puppet
4 11 (61.11%) Java
5 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
5 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (50.00%) Ansible
6 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (50.00%) Google
7 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
8 7 (38.89%) Python
8 7 (38.89%) Windows
8 7 (38.89%) TDD
9 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 6 (33.33%) Spring
9 6 (33.33%) BDD
9 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
9 6 (33.33%) Public Cloud
10 5 (27.78%) React
10 5 (27.78%) Node.js
10 5 (27.78%) ATDD
10 5 (27.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
10 5 (27.78%) Pair Programming
10 5 (27.78%) Red Hat

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (44.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (22.22%) OpenShift
5 3 (16.67%) Tricentis Tosca
6 2 (11.11%) PaaS
7 1 (5.56%) GitHub
7 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (16.67%) DB2
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) Flink
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (22.22%) Artifactory
3 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) HP UFT
3 4 (22.22%) Maven
3 4 (22.22%) Selenium
3 4 (22.22%) Subversion
4 3 (16.67%) Bitbucket
4 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 3 (16.67%) JUnit
4 3 (16.67%) NetBeans
5 1 (5.56%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (5.56%) JBehave
5 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Lead DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 5 (27.78%) Node.js
2 5 (27.78%) React
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) CSS3
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) HTML5
3 3 (16.67%) Java RMI
3 3 (16.67%) OSGi
3 3 (16.67%) REST
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (77.78%) DevOps
2 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
5 6 (33.33%) BDD
6 5 (27.78%) ATDD
6 5 (27.78%) Pair Programming
6 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (22.22%) Release Management
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) Build Automation
8 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 3 (16.67%) SDLC
8 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (11.11%) Dependency Management
9 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 4 (22.22%) Perl
6 3 (16.67%) Groovy
6 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Docker
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (66.67%) Puppet
2 9 (50.00%) Ansible
3 4 (22.22%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (22.22%) Rancher
4 3 (16.67%) OpenView
4 3 (16.67%) SCOM
4 3 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Google
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle