Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 84 -
Rank change year-on-year +46 - -
Contract jobs citing Kubernetes 40 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.84% 0.38% -
As % of the Systems Management category 32.79% 3.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
Wiltshire median daily rate £650 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% - -
South West median daily rate £558 £450 £600
% change year-on-year +23.89% -25.00% -
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 122 139 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 11.71% 10.47% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 94 82
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £460 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +24.32% -12.94%
10th Percentile £363 £284 £276
90th Percentile £663 £600 £524
South West median daily rate £450 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +24.14% -2.03% -3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £25.00
South West median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -45.00% +128.57% -26.70%

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 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 21 February 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 +25 23 £650 +30.00% 6
Kubernetes
South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 32 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 32 (80.00%) Docker
1 32 (80.00%) DevOps
2 19 (47.50%) Python
3 18 (45.00%) E-Commerce
3 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (45.00%) iPad
4 16 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 16 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 16 (40.00%) Ruby
4 16 (40.00%) Finance
5 15 (37.50%) JIRA
6 14 (35.00%) Atlassian
6 14 (35.00%) Integration Testing
6 14 (35.00%) Confluence
6 14 (35.00%) .NET
6 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (35.00%) Ansible
7 13 (32.50%) .NET Core
7 13 (32.50%) C#
7 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
7 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
7 13 (32.50%) Groovy
7 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (27.50%) Web Development
9 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (20.00%) OWASP
10 8 (20.00%) Linux
11 7 (17.50%) OO
11 7 (17.50%) Banking

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 14 (35.00%) Confluence
2 5 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (7.50%) CloudStack
3 3 (7.50%) nginx
3 3 (7.50%) OpenStack
3 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) Jetty
4 1 (2.50%) Mongrel
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 32 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.00%) npm
4 2 (5.00%) PaaS
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.50%) Google App Engine
5 1 (2.50%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.50%) Route 53
5 1 (2.50%) Serverless
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DHCP
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) FTP
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) IPsec
1 1 (2.50%) SNMP
1 1 (2.50%) SSH
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.50%) VPN
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) JIRA
2 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.50%) Maven
4 3 (7.50%) Travis CI
5 2 (5.00%) CircleCI
5 2 (5.00%) Gradle
5 2 (5.00%) gulp
5 2 (5.00%) JUnit
6 1 (2.50%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.50%) IBM UrbanCode
6 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 6 (15.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) AWS Engineer
1 18 (45.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 15 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (32.50%) .NET Architect
3 13 (32.50%) Architect
3 13 (32.50%) AWS DevOps
4 12 (30.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) Consultant
6 6 (15.00%) AWS Consultant
6 6 (15.00%) Security Consultant
6 6 (15.00%) Security Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.50%) IT Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Technical Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Management Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Senior .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) .NET Core
2 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
2 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
2 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) Kafka
3 1 (2.50%) LAMP
3 1 (2.50%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.50%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) Servlets
3 1 (2.50%) Spring
3 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) iPad
2 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) CentOS
2 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) DevOps
2 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) E-Commerce
3 16 (40.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 14 (35.00%) Integration Testing
5 11 (27.50%) Web Development
6 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 8 (20.00%) OWASP
8 7 (17.50%) OO
9 6 (15.00%) Programme Delivery
10 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.00%) Microservices
12 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 2 (5.00%) Coaching
13 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
13 2 (5.00%) Open Source
14 1 (2.50%) Auto-Scaling
14 1 (2.50%) Customer-Centricity
14 1 (2.50%) Dashboard Development
14 1 (2.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) Python
2 16 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 16 (40.00%) Ruby
3 13 (32.50%) C#
3 13 (32.50%) Groovy
4 5 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) GCP
2 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 32 (80.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (2.50%) GlusterFS
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) Ansible
2 6 (15.00%) Puppet
2 6 (15.00%) Terraform
3 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) Mesos
4 1 (2.50%) Nagios
4 1 (2.50%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (7.50%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Micro Focus
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) New Relic
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.50%) Splunk
3 1 (2.50%) VMware