The Standish Group includes Technical incompetence as one of it's top 5 reasons projects fail.
There are many reasons why you might be at risk of technical incompetence. You can do your own reflection on that topic. I'd rather introduce you to a way out of the problem.
Accelerate, put together by the publishers of the State of Devops report introduces us to four key measures of performance. Focus on these things and you will have a pathway to grow yourself out of technical incompetence.
- Lead time,
- Deployment frequency,
- Mean time to restore (MTTR) and
- Change fail percentage