Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 58 72
Rank change year-on-year -9 +14 -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 16 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.69% 1.75% 0.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% 22.22% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 5
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £525 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £453 £430 £525
90th Percentile £567 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +0.05% -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 112 63 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 11.86% 7.89% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 42 50
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £278 £239 £263
90th Percentile £585 £538 £651
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £387 £400
% change year-on-year +3.36% -3.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 11
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £19.94 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.68% +42.41% -11.11%
10th Percentile £11.32 £18.91 £9.00
90th Percentile £13.57 £20.86 £20.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year +4.53% +2.50% -6.67%

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
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 24 May 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 -10 16 £525 +5.00% 2
Kubernetes
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 15 (93.75%) Docker
2 12 (75.00%) DevOps
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) Python
6 6 (37.50%) Puppet
6 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 6 (37.50%) Ansible
7 5 (31.25%) Perl
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
8 4 (25.00%) Java
8 4 (25.00%) .NET
8 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (25.00%) Google
8 4 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (25.00%) GitHub
8 4 (25.00%) Microservices
8 4 (25.00%) Rancher
8 4 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (18.75%) Terraform
9 3 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
9 3 (18.75%) BDD
9 3 (18.75%) Drupal
9 3 (18.75%) PowerShell

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 3 (18.75%) Drupal
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (25.00%) GitHub
4 3 (18.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (18.75%) PaaS
5 2 (12.50%) IaaS
6 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (12.50%) MariaDB
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) Flink
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
3 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (6.25%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
4 1 (6.25%) JBehave
4 1 (6.25%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (18.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Drupal Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Drupal Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Core
2 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
4 4 (25.00%) Microservices
5 3 (18.75%) BDD
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Release Management
6 2 (12.50%) SOA
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) API Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Conflict Management
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) PHP
4 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Go
6 1 (6.25%) Java 8
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (37.50%) Ansible
2 6 (37.50%) Puppet
3 4 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (25.00%) Rancher
4 3 (18.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Google
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Okta
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle