Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 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.

Docker
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 69 148
Rank change year-on-year +10 +79 -
Contract jobs citing Docker 117 99 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.00% 2.48% 0.74%
As % of the System Software category 26.23% 18.89% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 59 20
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £400 £313 £330
90th Percentile £599 £561 £576
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.14% - -
South East median hourly rate £55.00 £48.35 -
% change year-on-year +13.77% - -

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 446 524 528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.45% 13.15% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 271 262
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £169 £200 £200
90th Percentile £564 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.38% +6.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 47 49
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +3.33% -30.39%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.61 £12.25
90th Percentile £46.85 £39.75 £43.62
South East median hourly rate £16.10 £17.31 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.00% +15.42% -14.29%

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 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
Newbury +7 25 £400 -21.95% 6
Maidenhead +6 22 £488 -4.88%
Reading -10 22 £450 +5.88% 15
Bracknell +1 16 £500 +11.11% 5
Slough -12 6 £525 +7.69% 3
Docker
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 77 (65.81%) Kubernetes
2 76 (64.96%) DevOps
3 68 (58.12%) Amazon AWS
4 49 (41.88%) Linux
5 48 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (39.32%) Puppet
6 46 (39.32%) Jenkins
7 40 (34.19%) Terraform
8 35 (29.91%) Python
9 33 (28.21%) Java
9 33 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (27.35%) NoSQL
11 30 (25.64%) Ansible
12 29 (24.79%) Microservices
12 29 (24.79%) Bash Shell
13 28 (23.93%) Opscode Chef
14 26 (22.22%) Node.js
14 26 (22.22%) Git (software)
15 25 (21.37%) REST
15 25 (21.37%) RabbitMQ
16 24 (20.51%) Configuration Management
16 24 (20.51%) Scrum
17 23 (19.66%) Red Hat
18 21 (17.95%) SQL
18 21 (17.95%) .NET
18 21 (17.95%) C#
18 21 (17.95%) Telecoms
18 21 (17.95%) MongoDB
18 21 (17.95%) Test Automation
18 21 (17.95%) Elasticsearch

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 21 (17.95%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (13.68%) OpenStack
3 13 (11.11%) Apache Solr
4 10 (8.55%) Apache Spark
5 7 (5.98%) Confluence
5 7 (5.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (2.56%) Liferay
7 2 (1.71%) Apache
7 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 68 (58.12%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (17.95%) Serverless
3 20 (17.09%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (12.82%) AWS Lambda
5 13 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (10.26%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (6.84%) SaaS
8 7 (5.98%) AWS CodePipeline
9 6 (5.13%) GitHub
10 5 (4.27%) Amazon S3
10 5 (4.27%) Azure Functions
11 3 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (2.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (2.56%) CloudFront
11 3 (2.56%) IaaS
11 3 (2.56%) PaaS
12 2 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (1.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (1.71%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.69%) Firewall
1 9 (7.69%) MPLS
1 9 (7.69%) VPN
2 7 (5.98%) Ethernet
2 7 (5.98%) HTTP
2 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.98%) Wireless
3 5 (4.27%) Software-Defined Networking
4 4 (3.42%) Internet
4 4 (3.42%) Junos
4 4 (3.42%) WAN
5 2 (1.71%) BGP
5 2 (1.71%) IPsec
5 2 (1.71%) L2TP
5 2 (1.71%) OpenVPN
5 2 (1.71%) OSPF
5 2 (1.71%) Skype
5 2 (1.71%) SSL
5 2 (1.71%) VXLAN
6 1 (0.85%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.35%) NoSQL
2 21 (17.95%) MongoDB
3 20 (17.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (13.68%) Redis
5 13 (11.11%) Big Data
6 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
7 9 (7.69%) Neo4j
7 9 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 8 (6.84%) RDBMS
9 7 (5.98%) Cosmos DB
9 7 (5.98%) MySQL
10 5 (4.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.56%) CouchDB
12 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.71%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.85%) InfluxDB
14 1 (0.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 46 (39.32%) Jenkins
2 26 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 13 (11.11%) JIRA
4 9 (7.69%) Bitbucket
5 7 (5.98%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.13%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.27%) Cucumber
7 5 (4.27%) Maven
7 5 (4.27%) Mocha
7 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (3.42%) Gradle
8 4 (3.42%) JUnit
8 4 (3.42%) NUnit
8 4 (3.42%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.56%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.56%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.56%) Selenium
9 3 (2.56%) SonarQube
9 3 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.42%) Retail
3 3 (2.56%) Marketing
4 2 (1.71%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Billing
5 1 (0.85%) Finance
5 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (25.64%) Developer
3 21 (17.95%) Architect
4 18 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
5 17 (14.53%) AWS DevOps
5 17 (14.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 12 (10.26%) Java Developer
7 10 (8.55%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.98%) .NET Developer
8 7 (5.98%) OSS Architect
9 6 (5.13%) Consultant
9 6 (5.13%) OSS Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.27%) Automation Architect
10 5 (4.27%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Network Architect
11 4 (3.42%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) Python Developer
11 4 (3.42%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (3.42%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.22%) Node.js
2 25 (21.37%) RabbitMQ
2 25 (21.37%) REST
3 21 (17.95%) .NET
4 20 (17.09%) Kafka
4 20 (17.09%) Spring
4 20 (17.09%) Web Services
5 16 (13.68%) .NET Core
6 12 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (10.26%) Spring Boot
7 11 (9.40%) AngularJS
8 10 (8.55%) J2EE
8 10 (8.55%) React
8 10 (8.55%) RESTful
9 9 (7.69%) JSON
9 9 (7.69%) LAMP
9 9 (7.69%) Lucene
9 9 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
10 8 (6.84%) CSS
10 8 (6.84%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (5.98%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.27%) PKI
5 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.56%) NHS
6 3 (2.56%) User Experience
7 2 (1.71%) iPad
7 2 (1.71%) PMI
7 2 (1.71%) Replication
8 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (41.88%) Linux
2 18 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (14.53%) Windows
4 12 (10.26%) Unix
5 10 (8.55%) CentOS
6 9 (7.69%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.71%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (1.71%) Fedora
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (64.96%) DevOps
2 48 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (24.79%) Microservices
5 24 (20.51%) Configuration Management
5 24 (20.51%) Scrum
6 21 (17.95%) Test Automation
7 13 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
7 13 (11.11%) SOA
8 12 (10.26%) Kanban
8 12 (10.26%) TDD
9 11 (9.40%) E-Commerce
9 11 (9.40%) Use Case
9 11 (9.40%) Web Development
10 10 (8.55%) Machine Learning
10 10 (8.55%) Open Source
11 9 (7.69%) Anomaly Detection
11 9 (7.69%) MVC
12 8 (6.84%) OO
13 7 (5.98%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.91%) Python
2 33 (28.21%) Java
3 29 (24.79%) Bash Shell
4 21 (17.95%) C#
4 21 (17.95%) SQL
5 19 (16.24%) JavaScript
6 13 (11.11%) Java 8
7 10 (8.55%) PowerShell
8 8 (6.84%) Groovy
9 6 (5.13%) Perl
9 6 (5.13%) PHP
10 5 (4.27%) Ruby
10 5 (4.27%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.27%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.56%) Go
12 2 (1.71%) R
12 2 (1.71%) Scala
13 1 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (3.42%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.71%) PMP
2 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) MCP
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (11.97%) oVirt
1 14 (11.97%) RHEV
2 7 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.13%) KVM
4 5 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.71%) Btrfs
5 2 (1.71%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.71%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 77 (65.81%) Kubernetes
2 46 (39.32%) Puppet
3 40 (34.19%) Terraform
4 30 (25.64%) Ansible
5 28 (23.93%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (9.40%) Packer
6 11 (9.40%) Salt
7 5 (4.27%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (2.56%) Rancher
9 2 (1.71%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.71%) Consul
9 2 (1.71%) Grafana
9 2 (1.71%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.71%) Icinga
9 2 (1.71%) Kibana
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (1.71%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.85%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.85%) Suricata
Vendors
1 23 (19.66%) Red Hat
2 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.69%) Oracle
4 7 (5.98%) TIBCO
4 7 (5.98%) VMware
5 6 (5.13%) Mirantis
6 5 (4.27%) Rackspace
7 4 (3.42%) Juniper
8 3 (2.56%) Adobe
8 3 (2.56%) Google
9 2 (1.71%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.85%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.85%) Cisco
10 1 (0.85%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.85%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.85%) HP
10 1 (0.85%) MapR
10 1 (0.85%) Qualys
10 1 (0.85%) SAP
10 1 (0.85%) Splunk