Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 82 80
Rank change year-on-year +41 -2 -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 70 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.46% 0.64% 0.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.58% 7.84% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 6 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% +25.00% -
South West median daily rate £525 £420 £338
% change year-on-year +25.00% +24.44% -43.75%
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 310 102 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 19.75% 8.12% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 68 89
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +24.14%
10th Percentile £313 £309 £295
90th Percentile £623 £600 £600
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.53 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.31% - -
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £33.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year +24.90% +18.75% +33.33%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +31 55 £550 +22.22% 3
Corsham - 1 - -
Kubernetes
South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 60 (85.71%) Docker
2 52 (74.29%) DevOps
3 46 (65.71%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (50.00%) Linux
6 32 (45.71%) Jenkins
7 30 (42.86%) Finance
8 26 (37.14%) Microservices
9 23 (32.86%) Ansible
10 22 (31.43%) C#
10 22 (31.43%) .NET
11 18 (25.71%) Terraform
11 18 (25.71%) Git (software)
12 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
12 17 (24.29%) Red Hat
13 16 (22.86%) Python
13 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (22.86%) React
13 16 (22.86%) OpenShift
14 15 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
14 15 (21.43%) Puppet
14 15 (21.43%) .NET Framework
15 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
16 11 (15.71%) Java
16 11 (15.71%) TDD
16 11 (15.71%) Banking
16 11 (15.71%) Test Automation
16 11 (15.71%) Bitbucket
17 10 (14.29%) AngularJS
17 10 (14.29%) Mentoring

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 4 (5.71%) Confluence
2 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Fireworks
1 4 (5.71%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 46 (65.71%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (22.86%) OpenShift
3 8 (11.43%) Apigee
4 7 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (8.57%) npm
5 6 (8.57%) NuGet
5 6 (8.57%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.43%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Internet
2 3 (4.29%) DHCP
2 3 (4.29%) DNS
2 3 (4.29%) Firewall
3 1 (1.43%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.29%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.86%) DB2
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (45.71%) Jenkins
2 18 (25.71%) Git (software)
3 11 (15.71%) Bitbucket
4 10 (14.29%) JIRA
5 9 (12.86%) JMeter
6 7 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 7 (10.00%) Maven
7 6 (8.57%) Selenium
7 6 (8.57%) SonarQube
7 6 (8.57%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (5.71%) Gerrit
8 4 (5.71%) GitLab
8 4 (5.71%) Hudson
8 4 (5.71%) WebDriver
9 3 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (4.29%) Vagrant
9 3 (4.29%) WebStorm
10 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio Code
11 1 (1.43%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.43%) Gradle
General
1 30 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (15.71%) Banking
3 6 (8.57%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.29%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Back Office
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (24.29%) Architect
3 14 (20.00%) Developer
4 8 (11.43%) .NET Architect
5 6 (8.57%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.57%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (8.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) DevOps Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (5.71%) Kubernetes Specialist
7 4 (5.71%) React Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Security Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.71%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Digital Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.43%) .NET
2 16 (22.86%) React
3 15 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 10 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 10 (14.29%) REST
5 9 (12.86%) .NET Core
6 7 (10.00%) HTML
6 7 (10.00%) HTML5
6 7 (10.00%) Sass
7 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (5.71%) CSS
8 4 (5.71%) CSS3
8 4 (5.71%) Handlebars
8 4 (5.71%) LESS
8 4 (5.71%) Mustache
9 3 (4.29%) Entity Framework
9 3 (4.29%) Middleware
9 3 (4.29%) Web Services
9 3 (4.29%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) User Experience
2 4 (5.71%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.29%) Fintech
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.86%) iPad
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (11.43%) CoreOS
2 8 (11.43%) Debian
3 7 (10.00%) Windows
4 3 (4.29%) AIX
4 3 (4.29%) Solaris
4 3 (4.29%) Unix
5 1 (1.43%) CentOS
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (74.29%) DevOps
2 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (37.14%) Microservices
4 11 (15.71%) TDD
4 11 (15.71%) Test Automation
5 10 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 10 (14.29%) Migration
6 9 (12.86%) Data Migration
7 8 (11.43%) BDD
8 7 (10.00%) Scrum
9 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.71%) Functional Testing
10 4 (5.71%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.71%) Kanban
10 4 (5.71%) Pair Programming
10 4 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (5.71%) SEO
10 4 (5.71%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.43%) C#
2 16 (22.86%) Python
3 11 (15.71%) Java
4 10 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 6 (8.57%) Groovy
6 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.14%) Ruby
7 4 (5.71%) ES6
7 4 (5.71%) Go
7 4 (5.71%) SQL
8 2 (2.86%) Java 8
8 2 (2.86%) Scala
9 1 (1.43%) C++
9 1 (1.43%) F#
9 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) CISSP
3 1 (1.43%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 60 (85.71%) Docker
2 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (32.86%) Ansible
2 18 (25.71%) Terraform
3 15 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (21.43%) Puppet
4 6 (8.57%) Grafana
5 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.43%) Consul
7 1 (1.43%) Kibana
7 1 (1.43%) logstash
7 1 (1.43%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Red Hat
2 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.57%) AppDynamics
3 6 (8.57%) Atlassian
3 6 (8.57%) Google
3 6 (8.57%) Splunk
3 6 (8.57%) Veracode
4 4 (5.71%) Adobe
4 4 (5.71%) Cisco
4 4 (5.71%) VMware
5 3 (4.29%) IBM
5 3 (4.29%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.43%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.43%) SAP