Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Rancher skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rancher over the 6 months to 6 June 2020 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.

Rancher
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 409 586 615
Rank change year-on-year +177 +29 0
Contract jobs citing Rancher 34 37 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.14% 0.076% 0.088%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.01% 0.56% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 35
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £350 £356 £344
90th Percentile £517 £545 £810
UK median daily rate £500 £495 £550
% change year-on-year +1.01% -10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Rancher 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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 3,381 6,666 6,721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 13.85% 13.73% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,094 4,178 4,073
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £243 £263 £260
90th Percentile £620 £619 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 229 220
Median hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +2.94% -15.00%
10th Percentile £13.07 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.58 £44.99 £47.05
Median hourly rate £23.19 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +15.95% +8.11% -19.57%

Rancher
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Rancher in the UK excluding London

Rancher
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Rancher in the UK excluding London.

Daily rate trend for Rancher in the UK excluding London

Rancher
Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Rancher in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Rancher in the UK excluding London

Rancher
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 Rancher within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 6 June 2020. 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
North of England +98 32 £425 -5.56% 2
North West +80 27 £425 -34.62% 2
Yorkshire +55 5 £507 +22.79%
East of England +61 1 £368 - 1
Midlands - 1 - - 2
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
Rancher
UK

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Rancher 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 Rancher.

1 33 (97.06%) Docker
2 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (82.35%) AWS
4 26 (76.47%) Azure
4 26 (76.47%) Jenkins
5 23 (67.65%) MySQL
5 23 (67.65%) Windows
5 23 (67.65%) Windows Server
5 23 (67.65%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (64.71%) Web Operations
6 22 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (64.71%) MongoDB
7 21 (61.76%) High Availability
7 21 (61.76%) Linux
7 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
7 21 (61.76%) VMware
7 21 (61.76%) Octopus Deploy
7 21 (61.76%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (41.18%) Public Sector
9 12 (35.29%) DevOps
10 11 (32.35%) Kubernetes
11 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure as Code
11 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
11 7 (20.59%) Python
12 6 (17.65%) Scrum
12 6 (17.65%) Kanban
12 6 (17.65%) Ansible
12 6 (17.65%) Terraform
12 6 (17.65%) Collaborative Working
13 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef

Rancher
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 28 (82.35%) AWS
2 26 (76.47%) Azure
3 4 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.88%) IaaS
4 2 (5.88%) PaaS
5 1 (2.94%) Office 365
5 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) MySQL
2 22 (64.71%) MongoDB
3 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (76.47%) Jenkins
2 21 (61.76%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (11.76%) CircleCI
3 4 (11.76%) Hudson
3 4 (11.76%) Travis CI
4 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (41.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) WebOps Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Web Engineer
3 13 (38.24%) Operations Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (2.94%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) IT Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Web Applications Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) Ajax
1 1 (2.94%) Akka.NET
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) Kafka
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
1 1 (2.94%) XHTML
1 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (61.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
1 23 (67.65%) Windows Server
2 21 (61.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (64.71%) Web Operations
4 21 (61.76%) High Availability
5 12 (35.29%) DevOps
6 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure as Code
7 6 (17.65%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (17.65%) Kanban
7 6 (17.65%) Scrum
8 2 (5.88%) Decision-Making
8 2 (5.88%) Task Automation
8 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.94%) Blue-Green Deployment
9 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.94%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.94%) Open Source
9 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
1 7 (20.59%) Python
2 5 (14.71%) C
2 5 (14.71%) Perl
3 4 (11.76%) Go
3 4 (11.76%) Groovy
3 4 (11.76%) Ruby
3 4 (11.76%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 33 (97.06%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Kubernetes
2 6 (17.65%) Ansible
2 6 (17.65%) Terraform
3 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (14.71%) Puppet
4 4 (11.76%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (11.76%) Salt
5 2 (5.88%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) VMware
2 2 (5.88%) Splunk
3 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle