Period
to 12 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Docker skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Docker over the 6 months to 12 December 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.

Docker
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 61 69
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 +54
Contract jobs citing Docker 101 129 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.78% 2.98% 2.65%
As % of the System Software category 21.72% 25.29% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 72 71
Berkshire median daily rate £544 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £413 £406 £305
90th Percentile £658 £599 £550
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £35.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +51.79% -37.78% -

Docker is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 465 510 540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.82% 11.77% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 263 290
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.95% +4.12% -
10th Percentile £145 £178 £222
90th Percentile £605 £585 £588
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 41
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.00 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.00% +37.93% -21.62%
10th Percentile £15.55 £12.27 £10.40
90th Percentile £82.50 £26.00 £35.00
South East median hourly rate £17.41 £16.00 £16.66
% change year-on-year +8.78% -3.96% +11.07%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Docker as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Berkshire

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker in Berkshire

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in Berkshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in Berkshire

Docker
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Reading +5 38 £500 -4.76% 13
Bracknell +25 16 £556 +1.14% 4
Newbury -12 12 £579 +44.69% 4
Slough +5 5 £500 -1.23% 5
Wokingham - 2 £600 - 1
Maidenhead -3 1 £688 +41.03% 3
Docker
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Docker 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Docker.

1 73 (72.28%) DevOps
2 64 (63.37%) Kubernetes
3 42 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (38.61%) Azure
4 39 (38.61%) AWS
5 33 (32.67%) Ansible
6 31 (30.69%) Terraform
7 28 (27.72%) Jenkins
7 28 (27.72%) Java
8 27 (26.73%) Microservices
9 25 (24.75%) Linux
10 23 (22.77%) Python
11 22 (21.78%) Git (software)
12 20 (19.80%) JavaScript
13 16 (15.84%) Puppet
14 13 (12.87%) GCP
14 13 (12.87%) HTML
14 13 (12.87%) MySQL
14 13 (12.87%) Finance
14 13 (12.87%) TDD
15 12 (11.88%) CSS
15 12 (11.88%) Windows
15 12 (11.88%) Opscode Chef
16 11 (10.89%) Infrastructure as Code
16 11 (10.89%) Cucumber
16 11 (10.89%) RESTful
16 11 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (10.89%) Scrum
17 10 (9.90%) Spring
17 10 (9.90%) HTML5

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (8.91%) Apache
2 5 (4.95%) CMS
2 5 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.95%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.97%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.98%) Drupal
4 2 (1.98%) Headless CMS
4 2 (1.98%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.99%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.99%) Confluence
5 1 (0.99%) Hyperledger
5 1 (0.99%) IIS
5 1 (0.99%) JBoss
5 1 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.99%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 39 (38.61%) AWS
1 39 (38.61%) Azure
2 13 (12.87%) GCP
3 6 (5.94%) OpenShift
3 6 (5.94%) SaaS
3 6 (5.94%) Serverless
4 5 (4.95%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (3.96%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (3.96%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.97%) GitHub
6 3 (2.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.98%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.98%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (1.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (1.98%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.98%) Kong
8 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.99%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (0.99%) Apigee
8 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) VPN
2 3 (2.97%) SSL
3 2 (1.98%) DNS
3 2 (1.98%) Firewall
3 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.99%) 5G
4 1 (0.99%) BGP
4 1 (0.99%) DHCP
4 1 (0.99%) HTTP
4 1 (0.99%) Internet
4 1 (0.99%) Junos
4 1 (0.99%) L2TP
4 1 (0.99%) MPLS
4 1 (0.99%) OSPF
4 1 (0.99%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.99%) SMTP
4 1 (0.99%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) MySQL
2 8 (7.92%) Pentaho
3 5 (4.95%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.95%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.97%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.99%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.99%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.99%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 28 (27.72%) Jenkins
2 22 (21.78%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.89%) Cucumber
4 9 (8.91%) Selenium
5 8 (7.92%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (3.96%) GitLab
7 3 (2.97%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.97%) CircleCI
7 3 (2.97%) JIRA
7 3 (2.97%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.97%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.98%) kappa
8 2 (1.98%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.99%) Appium
9 1 (0.99%) Charles Proxy
9 1 (0.99%) Mocha
9 1 (0.99%) Postman
9 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (12.87%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.95%) Banking
3 5 (4.95%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.98%) Back Office
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (42.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (24.75%) Developer
3 14 (13.86%) AWS Engineer
4 13 (12.87%) Java Developer
4 13 (12.87%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) AWS DevOps
6 11 (10.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) Azure DevOps
8 7 (6.93%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) Senior DevOps
8 7 (6.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Architect
9 6 (5.94%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 4 (3.96%) DevSecOps Engineer
11 4 (3.96%) React Developer
12 3 (2.97%) .NET Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Consultant
12 3 (2.97%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.87%) HTML
2 12 (11.88%) CSS
3 11 (10.89%) RESTful
4 10 (9.90%) HTML5
4 10 (9.90%) Spring
5 9 (8.91%) Hibernate
5 9 (8.91%) REST
5 9 (8.91%) SAML
6 8 (7.92%) .NET
6 8 (7.92%) Apache POI
6 8 (7.92%) Drools
6 8 (7.92%) Elastic Stack
6 8 (7.92%) jBPM
6 8 (7.92%) JSON
6 8 (7.92%) Node.js
6 8 (7.92%) SOAP
6 8 (7.92%) Vaadin
6 8 (7.92%) Web Services
6 8 (7.92%) XML
7 6 (5.94%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.93%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.95%) Cloud Native
3 5 (4.95%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.97%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.97%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.98%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.98%) Clustering
5 2 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.98%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.98%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.98%) User Experience
6 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.99%) Life Science
6 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.99%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.75%) Linux
2 12 (11.88%) Windows
3 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.96%) CentOS
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (72.28%) DevOps
2 42 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (26.73%) Microservices
4 13 (12.87%) TDD
5 11 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (10.89%) Infrastructure as Code
5 11 (10.89%) Scrum
6 8 (7.92%) Configuration Management
7 7 (6.93%) Migration
8 6 (5.94%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.94%) Kanban
8 6 (5.94%) Open Source
8 6 (5.94%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 6 (5.94%) Software Engineering
8 6 (5.94%) Test Automation
9 5 (4.95%) DevSecOps
9 5 (4.95%) Unit Testing
10 4 (3.96%) BDD
10 4 (3.96%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 28 (27.72%) Java
2 23 (22.77%) Python
3 20 (19.80%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.91%) C#
5 8 (7.92%) Java 8
5 8 (7.92%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.93%) Bash Shell
6 7 (6.93%) SQL
7 6 (5.94%) Go
7 6 (5.94%) Ruby
8 3 (2.97%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.98%) Clojure
9 2 (1.98%) ES6
9 2 (1.98%) Perl
9 2 (1.98%) PHP
10 1 (0.99%) ES7
10 1 (0.99%) F#
10 1 (0.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.99%) Degree
3 1 (0.99%) ISEB
3 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) vSphere
2 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.99%) KVM
4 1 (0.99%) NFS
4 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 64 (63.37%) Kubernetes
2 33 (32.67%) Ansible
3 31 (30.69%) Terraform
4 16 (15.84%) Puppet
5 12 (11.88%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.96%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (3.96%) Salt
7 3 (2.97%) Grafana
7 3 (2.97%) Kibana
8 2 (1.98%) logstash
8 2 (1.98%) Marathon
8 2 (1.98%) Mesos
8 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.99%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.99%) MIIS
9 1 (0.99%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.99%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 7 (6.93%) Google
2 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) VMware
3 5 (4.95%) Oracle
3 5 (4.95%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.96%) SaltStack
5 3 (2.97%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.98%) HP
6 2 (1.98%) Splunk
7 1 (0.99%) Cisco
7 1 (0.99%) Dell
7 1 (0.99%) hybris
7 1 (0.99%) IBM
7 1 (0.99%) Juniper
7 1 (0.99%) Mirantis
7 1 (0.99%) Okta
7 1 (0.99%) Sitecore