Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 23 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.07% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median daily rate - - -
Berkshire median daily rate £480 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +12.94% +1.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 Slough with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 21 22 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 7.47% 8.53% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 29
Slough median daily rate £400 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £265 £283 £250
90th Percentile £472 £625 £445
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Slough median hourly rate - - £20.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £55.55
% change year-on-year +41.67% -78.40% +236.67%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 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 Slough region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) OpenShift
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) OpenShift
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware