Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for CoreOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CoreOS over the 6 months to 18 July 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.

CoreOS
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 598 663 628
Rank change year-on-year +65 -35 +34
Contract jobs citing CoreOS 21 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.042% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 0.034% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 6
UK excluding London median daily rate £663 £550 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.45% +6.80% -10.43%
10th Percentile £619 £525 £431
90th Percentile £675 £575 £545
UK median daily rate £650 £575 £520
% change year-on-year +13.04% +10.58% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

CoreOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10,826 11,602 10,861
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 21.86% 21.05% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,319 6,524 6,303
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% -3.06% +6.67%
10th Percentile £140 £160 £170
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 933 1,108 907
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% -6.06%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.94 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

CoreOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing CoreOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for CoreOS in the UK excluding London

CoreOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CoreOS in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for CoreOS in the UK excluding London

CoreOS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CoreOS in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CoreOS in the UK excluding London

CoreOS
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CoreOS within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
South West - 21 £663 - 1
CoreOS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CoreOS 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for CoreOS.

1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) JIRA
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 21 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 21 (100.00%) Ansible
1 21 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 21 (100.00%) Terraform
1 21 (100.00%) Veracode
1 21 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 20 (95.24%) Microservices
3 19 (90.48%) Google Cloud Platform
3 19 (90.48%) Rust
3 19 (90.48%) Go
3 19 (90.48%) Cloud Native
3 19 (90.48%) CircleCI
3 19 (90.48%) The Twelve-Factor App
3 19 (90.48%) Infrastructure Automation
3 19 (90.48%) Amazon EKS
3 19 (90.48%) Kafka
3 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
3 19 (90.48%) Node.js
3 19 (90.48%) CentOS
3 19 (90.48%) Git (software)
3 19 (90.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (66.67%) Proactive Monitoring
5 9 (42.86%) DevOps
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
6 5 (23.81%) Banking

CoreOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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:

Cloud Services
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (90.48%) Amazon EKS
2 19 (90.48%) Google Cloud Platform
2 19 (90.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 21 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 21 (100.00%) JIRA
1 21 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 19 (90.48%) CircleCI
2 19 (90.48%) Git (software)
3 4 (19.05%) SonarQube
4 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) Kafka
2 19 (90.48%) Node.js
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Core
3 2 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (90.48%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (90.48%) CentOS
3 2 (9.52%) Debian
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Microservices
2 19 (90.48%) Infrastructure Automation
2 19 (90.48%) The Twelve-Factor App
3 14 (66.67%) Proactive Monitoring
4 9 (42.86%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Open Source
6 1 (4.76%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Go
1 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
1 19 (90.48%) Rust
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) Java
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (100.00%) Ansible
1 21 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 21 (100.00%) Terraform
2 2 (9.52%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (9.52%) Grafana
2 2 (9.52%) Mesos
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Veracode
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft