Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 January 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 47 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.13% 0.22% -
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Southampton median daily rate £588 £515 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.08% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £508 -
% change year-on-year -1.48% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire 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 Southampton with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 70 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 14.93% 7.30% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 22 25
Southampton median daily rate £450 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +31.94%
10th Percentile £200 £223 £188
90th Percentile £538 £569 £613
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Southampton median hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.00% -47.37% -
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +15.00% -55.56% +157.14%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Southampton

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kubernetes in Southampton

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Southampton over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kubernetes in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) Docker
2 8 (80.00%) Apache Spark
2 8 (80.00%) Azure Machine Learning
2 8 (80.00%) Cosmos DB
2 8 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 8 (80.00%) Analytics
2 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (80.00%) Databricks
2 8 (80.00%) Serverless
2 8 (80.00%) Azure Functions
3 7 (70.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 7 (70.00%) U-SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (70.00%) Neo4j
3 7 (70.00%) Data Lake
3 7 (70.00%) Data Lake Analytics
3 7 (70.00%) HDInsight
3 7 (70.00%) Deep Learning
4 6 (60.00%) Big Data
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (50.00%) Python
6 4 (40.00%) Scala
6 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 8 (80.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Azure Functions
1 8 (80.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (80.00%) Serverless
2 7 (70.00%) Data Lake Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) PaaS
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (80.00%) Cosmos DB
2 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (70.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 7 (70.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (70.00%) Data Lake
3 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (70.00%) HDInsight
3 7 (70.00%) Neo4j
4 6 (60.00%) Big Data
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) CSS3
1 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
1 2 (20.00%) SAP PI
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Analytics
1 8 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 7 (70.00%) Deep Learning
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) U-SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) Scala
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Databricks
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) SAP