Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 17 August 2018 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 91 82
Rank change year-on-year +52 -9 -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 51 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.98% 0.45% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.43% 6.25% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 4 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.44% +24.29% -
South West median daily rate £500 £423 £338
% change year-on-year +18.34% +25.19% -43.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 238 96 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 18.55% 7.19% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 67 73
Wiltshire median daily rate £443 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% -5.56% +21.62%
10th Percentile £278 £306 £310
90th Percentile £600 £660 £600
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 0 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.53 - £19.25
10th Percentile £17.28 - £18.58
90th Percentile £47.00 - £19.73
South West median hourly rate £26.75 £38.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year -30.97% +103.95% -5.87%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Wiltshire

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kubernetes in Wiltshire

Kubernetes
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kubernetes in Wiltshire

Kubernetes
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. 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
Swindon +19 36 £550 +26.44% 7
Kubernetes
South West

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 48 (94.12%) Docker
2 39 (76.47%) DevOps
3 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (56.86%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (47.06%) Jenkins
6 22 (43.14%) Microservices
7 20 (39.22%) Finance
8 19 (37.25%) C#
8 19 (37.25%) .NET
8 19 (37.25%) Linux
8 19 (37.25%) Python
9 13 (25.49%) JIRA
9 13 (25.49%) Mentoring
9 13 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (25.49%) React
10 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
10 12 (23.53%) E-Commerce
10 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 11 (21.57%) Java
11 11 (21.57%) Groovy
11 11 (21.57%) Puppet
11 11 (21.57%) Sonatype Nexus
11 11 (21.57%) Ansible
12 10 (19.61%) Terraform
12 10 (19.61%) Bash Shell
12 10 (19.61%) Web Development
12 10 (19.61%) Integration Testing
13 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
13 9 (17.65%) REST
13 9 (17.65%) Git (software)

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 7 (13.73%) Confluence
2 1 (1.96%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Fireworks
1 4 (7.84%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 29 (56.86%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.69%) OpenShift
3 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.73%) npm
3 7 (13.73%) NuGet
4 6 (11.76%) Sauce Labs
5 5 (9.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (5.88%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.96%) SNMP
2 1 (1.96%) SSH
2 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 13 (25.49%) JIRA
3 11 (21.57%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (17.65%) Bitbucket
4 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 7 (13.73%) Selenium
5 7 (13.73%) SonarQube
6 6 (11.76%) JMeter
6 6 (11.76%) Maven
7 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
8 4 (7.84%) Hudson
8 4 (7.84%) WebDriver
9 3 (5.88%) Artifactory
9 3 (5.88%) GitLab
9 3 (5.88%) WebStorm
10 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 20 (39.22%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Back Office
3 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (31.37%) Architect
3 11 (21.57%) .NET Architect
4 9 (17.65%) Developer
5 7 (13.73%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (13.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Technical Architect
6 6 (11.76%) .NET Technical Architect
7 4 (7.84%) DevOps Architect
7 4 (7.84%) React Developer
7 4 (7.84%) UI Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.96%) Consultant
10 1 (1.96%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) .NET
2 13 (25.49%) React
3 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 9 (17.65%) REST
5 8 (15.69%) .NET Core
6 7 (13.73%) Sass
7 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (11.76%) HTML
7 6 (11.76%) HTML5
8 4 (7.84%) CSS
8 4 (7.84%) CSS3
8 4 (7.84%) Handlebars
8 4 (7.84%) LESS
8 4 (7.84%) Mustache
9 3 (5.88%) Kafka
9 3 (5.88%) RAML
9 3 (5.88%) Swagger
9 3 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) iPad
2 4 (7.84%) User Experience
3 2 (3.92%) Fintech
3 2 (3.92%) RIA
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) CoreOS
2 4 (7.84%) Debian
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (76.47%) DevOps
2 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (43.14%) Microservices
4 13 (25.49%) Mentoring
5 12 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 10 (19.61%) Integration Testing
6 10 (19.61%) Web Development
7 9 (17.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 8 (15.69%) OO
9 7 (13.73%) Open Source
9 7 (13.73%) TDD
10 6 (11.76%) Data Migration
10 6 (11.76%) Migration
10 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
11 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
12 4 (7.84%) Pair Programming
12 4 (7.84%) Scrum
12 4 (7.84%) SEO
12 4 (7.84%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) C#
1 19 (37.25%) Python
2 11 (21.57%) Groovy
2 11 (21.57%) Java
3 10 (19.61%) Bash Shell
4 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.76%) Ruby
6 4 (7.84%) ES6
6 4 (7.84%) Scala
7 3 (5.88%) F#
7 3 (5.88%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.92%) Go
8 2 (3.92%) Java 8
9 1 (1.96%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) GCP
System Software
1 48 (94.12%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (21.57%) Ansible
2 11 (21.57%) Puppet
3 10 (19.61%) Terraform
4 6 (11.76%) Grafana
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Atlassian
2 7 (13.73%) Splunk
2 7 (13.73%) Veracode
3 6 (11.76%) AppDynamics
3 6 (11.76%) Google
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.84%) Adobe
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.88%) Apigee
6 1 (1.96%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow