Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 38 85
Rank change year-on-year +1 +47 -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 106 40 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.37% 3.84% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.06% 32.52% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 14 3
Wiltshire median daily rate £575 £650 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.54% +30.00% -
10th Percentile £440 £556 £435
90th Percentile £750 £713 £525
South West median daily rate £538 £558 £450
% change year-on-year -3.59% +23.89% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.33 - -

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 423 123 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 21.42% 11.80% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 62 94
Wiltshire median daily rate £480 £500 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +24.32%
10th Percentile £355 £363 £284
90th Percentile £650 £663 £600
South West median daily rate £450 £450 £363
% change year-on-year - +24.14% -2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +168.57% - -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +81.82% -45.00% +128.57%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 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
Swindon +20 89 £588 -9.62% 13
Corsham - 2 £480 -
Kubernetes
South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 86 (81.13%) Docker
2 65 (61.32%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (50.94%) DevOps
4 49 (46.23%) Microservices
5 44 (41.51%) Finance
6 42 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (37.74%) .NET
8 36 (33.96%) Banking
9 34 (32.08%) Jenkins
10 32 (30.19%) C#
11 31 (29.25%) Redux
12 29 (27.36%) .NET Core
12 29 (27.36%) Ansible
12 29 (27.36%) Linux
13 28 (26.42%) SQL Server
13 28 (26.42%) .NET Framework
13 28 (26.42%) OpenShift
14 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Azure
15 26 (24.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (23.58%) Terraform
16 25 (23.58%) Scrum
17 23 (21.70%) SQL
18 22 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
18 22 (20.75%) Amazon RDS
19 18 (16.98%) Git (software)
20 17 (16.04%) Red Hat
20 17 (16.04%) Web Services
20 17 (16.04%) REST
21 16 (15.09%) Puppet
22 13 (12.26%) Opscode Chef

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 10 (9.43%) Confluence
2 2 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (1.89%) nginx
2 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.94%) CMS
3 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 65 (61.32%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (26.42%) OpenShift
3 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (10.38%) Apigee
5 9 (8.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (8.49%) npm
6 5 (4.72%) GitHub
7 2 (1.89%) NuGet
7 2 (1.89%) PaaS
7 2 (1.89%) Sauce Labs
8 1 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) DNS
1 9 (8.49%) Firewall
2 6 (5.66%) VPN
3 3 (2.83%) DHCP
4 1 (0.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.75%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (6.60%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.77%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 34 (32.08%) Jenkins
2 18 (16.98%) Git (software)
3 12 (11.32%) Bitbucket
3 12 (11.32%) JIRA
4 5 (4.72%) Babel
4 5 (4.72%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.72%) JMeter
4 5 (4.72%) webpack
5 4 (3.77%) Gerrit
5 4 (3.77%) SonarQube
5 4 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (2.83%) Gradle
6 3 (2.83%) Maven
6 3 (2.83%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.89%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.89%) GitLab
7 2 (1.89%) gulp
7 2 (1.89%) IBM UrbanCode
7 2 (1.89%) Selenium
7 2 (1.89%) WebStorm
General
1 44 (41.51%) Finance
2 36 (33.96%) Banking
3 3 (2.83%) Marketing
4 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (30.19%) Architect
2 21 (19.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) .NET Architect
4 19 (17.92%) Developer
5 14 (13.21%) Digital Architect
6 10 (9.43%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.66%) Java Architect
8 5 (4.72%) Administrator
8 5 (4.72%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (4.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.72%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (4.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (3.77%) JavaScript Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Kubernetes Specialist
10 3 (2.83%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (37.74%) .NET
2 31 (29.25%) Redux
3 29 (27.36%) .NET Core
4 28 (26.42%) .NET Framework
5 26 (24.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (16.04%) REST
6 17 (16.04%) Web Services
7 11 (10.38%) React
8 10 (9.43%) ASP.NET
9 9 (8.49%) Node.js
10 8 (7.55%) Entity Framework
11 7 (6.60%) AngularJS
11 7 (6.60%) Kafka
11 7 (6.60%) Middleware
11 7 (6.60%) Sass
12 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (5.66%) OAuth
12 6 (5.66%) OpenID
13 5 (4.72%) Jest
13 5 (4.72%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) iPad
2 5 (4.72%) User Experience
3 4 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.77%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.94%) Fintech
6 1 (0.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.36%) Linux
2 6 (5.66%) CentOS
2 6 (5.66%) Windows
3 5 (4.72%) CoreOS
3 5 (4.72%) Debian
4 4 (3.77%) Unix
5 3 (2.83%) AIX
5 3 (2.83%) Solaris
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (50.94%) DevOps
2 49 (46.23%) Microservices
3 42 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (23.58%) Scrum
5 22 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (8.49%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.55%) E-Commerce
7 8 (7.55%) Open Source
7 8 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (6.60%) Test Automation
9 6 (5.66%) MVC
9 6 (5.66%) OO
9 6 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (5.66%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.72%) BDD
10 5 (4.72%) Kanban
10 5 (4.72%) Migration
10 5 (4.72%) TDD
10 5 (4.72%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.77%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.19%) C#
2 23 (21.70%) SQL
3 13 (12.26%) Java
3 13 (12.26%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.49%) Python
5 5 (4.72%) ES6
5 5 (4.72%) ES7
5 5 (4.72%) Go
5 5 (4.72%) TypeScript
6 3 (2.83%) Groovy
7 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.89%) PHP
7 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.94%) C
8 1 (0.94%) Clojure
8 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) SC Cleared
1 10 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) CISSP
3 1 (0.94%) Degree
3 1 (0.94%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) PSD2
2 3 (2.83%) QA
System Software
1 86 (81.13%) Docker
2 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.72%) KVM
2 5 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (27.36%) Ansible
2 25 (23.58%) Terraform
3 16 (15.09%) Puppet
4 13 (12.26%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.72%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (1.89%) Grafana
7 2 (1.89%) Mesos
7 2 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.94%) Consul
8 1 (0.94%) Kibana
8 1 (0.94%) logstash
8 1 (0.94%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (16.04%) Red Hat
2 7 (6.60%) Google
3 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.72%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.77%) Cisco
5 4 (3.77%) Veracode
5 4 (3.77%) VMware
6 3 (2.83%) IBM
6 3 (2.83%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.89%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.89%) Splunk
7 2 (1.89%) Zend
8 1 (0.94%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.94%) SAP