Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 8 August 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.

CoreOS
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 531 809 833
Rank change year-on-year +278 +24 -18
Contract jobs citing CoreOS 17 36 75
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.039% 0.073%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 0.19% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 29 38
Median daily rate £650 £638 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +10.87% +9.52%
10th Percentile £503 £500 £453
90th Percentile £700 £678 £678
UK excluding London median daily rate - £650 £550
% change year-on-year - +18.18% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 6,761 18,631 21,345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.20% 20.44% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,141 11,695 13,325
Median daily rate £431 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% - -
10th Percentile £158 £153 £180
90th Percentile £625 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year - +2.83% -0.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 1,213 1,449
Median hourly rate £19.70 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.57% - +4.14%
10th Percentile £12.46 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £48.35 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £18.21 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.33% +1.85% +2.14%

CoreOS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CoreOS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CoreOS in the UK

CoreOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CoreOS.

Daily rate trend for CoreOS in the UK

CoreOS
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CoreOS over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for CoreOS in the UK

CoreOS
Top 6 Contract Locations

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 over the 6 months to 8 August 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
England +278 13 £506 -22.12% 1
London +205 10 £506 -19.16% 1
Work from Home -16 4 £675 -
UK excluding London +225 3 - -
South East - 2 - -
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 with a requirement for CoreOS.

1 17 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 15 (88.24%) Linux
3 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
3 14 (82.35%) Ansible
3 14 (82.35%) DevOps
4 13 (76.47%) AWS
4 13 (76.47%) CentOS
5 12 (70.59%) Azure
5 12 (70.59%) Artifactory
6 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
6 10 (58.82%) JIRA
6 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
6 10 (58.82%) Docker
7 9 (52.94%) Microservices
7 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (52.94%) Node.js
8 8 (47.06%) Go
8 8 (47.06%) Kafka
8 8 (47.06%) .NET
8 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (47.06%) GCP
8 8 (47.06%) Rust
8 8 (47.06%) Terraform
8 8 (47.06%) Veracode
8 8 (47.06%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (47.06%) Cloud Native
8 8 (47.06%) CircleCI
8 8 (47.06%) The Twelve-Factor App
8 8 (47.06%) Amazon EKS
8 8 (47.06%) Confluent

CoreOS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (23.53%) Confluence
2 3 (17.65%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) AWS
2 12 (70.59%) Azure
3 8 (47.06%) Amazon EKS
3 8 (47.06%) GCP
4 5 (29.41%) OpenShift
5 4 (23.53%) PaaS
6 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (17.65%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
6 3 (17.65%) Apigee
6 3 (17.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (17.65%) Route 53
6 3 (17.65%) SonarCloud
7 2 (11.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MariaDB
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
2 12 (70.59%) Artifactory
3 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
3 10 (58.82%) JIRA
4 8 (47.06%) CircleCI
4 8 (47.06%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (29.41%) GitLab
6 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (17.65%) Snyk
8 1 (5.88%) Babel
8 1 (5.88%) webpack
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Platform Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) DevSecOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Node.js
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) Kafka
3 2 (11.76%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (5.88%) React
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) RxJS
4 1 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) CentOS
3 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) DevOps
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Microservices
3 8 (47.06%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 7 (41.18%) DevSecOps
5 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Automation
5 6 (35.29%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (17.65%) API Development
7 3 (17.65%) Auto-Scaling
7 3 (17.65%) Kanban
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
8 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.76%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) Open Source
8 2 (11.76%) Release Management
8 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) Go
2 8 (47.06%) Rust
3 5 (29.41%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) R
5 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) Haskell
6 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Docker
2 4 (23.53%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 14 (82.35%) Ansible
3 8 (47.06%) Terraform
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (17.65%) Grafana
5 3 (17.65%) Prometheus
6 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (5.88%) Mesos
7 1 (5.88%) Puppet
7 1 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Confluent
1 8 (47.06%) Veracode
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
3 3 (17.65%) Splunk
4 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
4 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.88%) Google