Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 71 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 18 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.51% 1.21% -
As % of the Systems Management category 13.64% 13.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 0
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £500 £550
% change year-on-year -20.00% -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 132 81 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 18.44% 8.91% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 58 47
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £378 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% -11.18% -8.11%
10th Percentile £285 £278 £281
90th Percentile £550 £538 £655
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 9
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -35.00% +81.82%
10th Percentile £12.67 £9.72 £13.03
90th Percentile £20.96 £20.25 £20.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £18.75
% change year-on-year +23.20% -24.27% +44.23%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +11 18 £400 -20.00% 4
Kubernetes
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 October 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%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Docker
3 13 (72.22%) Java
3 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (61.11%) NoSQL
4 11 (61.11%) DevOps
5 10 (55.56%) Puppet
5 10 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
7 7 (38.89%) Build Automation
7 7 (38.89%) OSGi
7 7 (38.89%) REST
7 7 (38.89%) CSS3
7 7 (38.89%) Ansible
7 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (38.89%) HTML5
7 7 (38.89%) BDD
7 7 (38.89%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (38.89%) Integration Testing
7 7 (38.89%) Groovy
7 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
7 7 (38.89%) SQL
7 7 (38.89%) DB2
7 7 (38.89%) JUnit
7 7 (38.89%) CSS
7 7 (38.89%) Web Services
7 7 (38.89%) Oracle
7 7 (38.89%) HTML

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 5 (27.78%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (38.89%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (27.78%) OpenShift
5 4 (22.22%) Tricentis Tosca
6 1 (5.56%) PaaS
6 1 (5.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) NoSQL
2 7 (38.89%) DB2
2 7 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 3 (16.67%) Big Data
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
1 7 (38.89%) JUnit
1 7 (38.89%) NetBeans
2 6 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (27.78%) Subversion
4 4 (22.22%) Artifactory
4 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
4 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 4 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 4 (22.22%) Maven
4 4 (22.22%) Selenium
5 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
1 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
2 6 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Lead Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) CSS
1 7 (38.89%) CSS3
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
1 7 (38.89%) HTML5
1 7 (38.89%) Java RMI
1 7 (38.89%) OSGi
1 7 (38.89%) REST
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 6 (33.33%) Node.js
2 6 (33.33%) React
2 6 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (5.56%) Memcached
3 1 (5.56%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) CentOS
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (61.11%) DevOps
4 7 (38.89%) BDD
4 7 (38.89%) Build Automation
4 7 (38.89%) Integration Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (33.33%) ATDD
5 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 6 (33.33%) TDD
5 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (27.78%) Release Management
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Dependency Management
7 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (22.22%) SDLC
8 3 (16.67%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Groovy
2 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Docker
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Puppet
2 9 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (38.89%) Ansible
4 4 (22.22%) OpenView
4 4 (22.22%) SCOM
4 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
5 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
5 1 (5.56%) Icinga
5 1 (5.56%) Nagios
5 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
1 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
2 6 (33.33%) Google
3 4 (22.22%) HP