Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 20 April 2019 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 74 64
Rank change year-on-year -7 -10 +7
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 11 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.07% 0.53% 1.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.32% 3.52% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 15
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -12.50%
10th Percentile £402 £465 £343
90th Percentile £590 £605 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £538 £500
% change year-on-year -16.28% +7.50% -14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 118 142 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 11.47% 14.95% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 93 80
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £475 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +13.43% -6.94%
10th Percentile £289 £313 £197
90th Percentile £550 £600 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £38.77 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.76% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £10.31
% change year-on-year - +45.56% -23.67%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in South Yorkshire

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kubernetes in South Yorkshire

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kubernetes in South Yorkshire

Kubernetes
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 April 2019. 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
Sheffield -1 10 £500 - 4
Doncaster -1 1 - -
Kubernetes
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 8 (72.73%) Docker
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (45.45%) Puppet
3 5 (45.45%) Ansible
4 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) Google
5 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
5 3 (27.27%) Information Security
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 3 (27.27%) Node.js
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (18.18%) Hazelcast
6 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (18.18%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 2 (18.18%) Mule
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Hazelcast
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
3 1 (9.09%) CircleCI
3 1 (9.09%) GoCD
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Python Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Node.js
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Core
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) Angular 2
2 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
2 2 (18.18%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (9.09%) Anaconda
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) JSP
3 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
3 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (18.18%) Rancher
2 2 (18.18%) Terraform
3 1 (9.09%) CFEngine
3 1 (9.09%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
3 1 (9.09%) SaltStack