Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 64 111
Rank change year-on-year +9 +47 +56
Contract jobs citing Docker 147 111 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.58% 2.82% 1.25%
As % of the System Software category 30.00% 23.22% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 41 27
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £388 £369 £308
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £480 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +1.05% - -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £55.00 -
South East median hourly rate £57.50 £55.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% +29.41% -

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 490 478 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.92% 12.14% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 234 192
Berkshire median daily rate £430 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.56% +2.81% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £193 £183
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £435 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +5.45% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 21
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.64 £18.11 £19.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +152.02% -7.90% +31.07%
10th Percentile £12.48 £11.95 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.45 £43.75 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.36 £16.50
% change year-on-year -2.19% -0.86% +3.13%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +31 77 £450 -4.05% 1
Slough +11 22 £525 +16.67%
Bracknell -19 16 £550 +10.00% 2
Maidenhead 0 8 £475 +11.76% 1
Newbury -14 8 £550 +37.50% 1
Ascot - 4 £400 -
Wokingham - 2 £325 - 1
Docker
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 105 (71.43%) Kubernetes
2 94 (63.95%) DevOps
3 80 (54.42%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (49.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 63 (42.86%) Ansible
6 57 (38.78%) Linux
7 51 (34.69%) Amazon AWS
8 48 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (32.65%) Jenkins
9 44 (29.93%) Git (software)
10 36 (24.49%) Microservices
11 34 (23.13%) OpenShift
12 33 (22.45%) Java
12 33 (22.45%) TDD
13 31 (21.09%) .NET
14 30 (20.41%) Visual Studio Team System
15 29 (19.73%) C#
15 29 (19.73%) Red Hat
16 28 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
17 27 (18.37%) High Availability
18 25 (17.01%) OpenStack
18 25 (17.01%) Terraform
19 22 (14.97%) Google Cloud Platform
19 22 (14.97%) AngularJS
19 22 (14.97%) JavaScript
19 22 (14.97%) SQL
20 21 (14.29%) Node.js
20 21 (14.29%) .NET Core
21 20 (13.61%) Puppet
21 20 (13.61%) Opscode Chef

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 25 (17.01%) OpenStack
2 6 (4.08%) CMS
3 5 (3.40%) Confluence
4 3 (2.04%) Drupal
4 3 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.36%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.36%) JBoss
5 2 (1.36%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.36%) WordPress
6 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.68%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 73 (49.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (34.69%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (23.13%) OpenShift
4 22 (14.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (7.48%) PaaS
6 7 (4.76%) IaaS
7 5 (3.40%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (2.72%) GitHub
9 3 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (2.04%) SaaS
9 3 (2.04%) Serverless
10 2 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.36%) Apigee
10 2 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (1.36%) Datadog
10 2 (1.36%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.68%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.08%) HTTP
2 3 (2.04%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.68%) 5G
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
3 1 (0.68%) LTE
3 1 (0.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.93%) Azure SQL Database
2 12 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.80%) Cosmos DB
4 8 (5.44%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.08%) MySQL
6 4 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.04%) MariaDB
7 3 (2.04%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.36%) Big Data
8 2 (1.36%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.68%) Cloud Spanner
9 1 (0.68%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.68%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (32.65%) Jenkins
2 44 (29.93%) Git (software)
3 30 (20.41%) Visual Studio Team System
4 19 (12.93%) JIRA
5 18 (12.24%) GitLab
5 18 (12.24%) JUnit
6 15 (10.20%) Selenium
7 13 (8.84%) Cucumber
7 13 (8.84%) SonarQube
8 10 (6.80%) JMeter
8 10 (6.80%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (4.08%) Bitbucket
9 6 (4.08%) Vagrant
10 5 (3.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.40%) Mockito
11 3 (2.04%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.04%) Maven
11 3 (2.04%) PhpStorm
11 3 (2.04%) TeamCity
11 3 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.08%) Retail
3 3 (2.04%) Finance
4 2 (1.36%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (32.65%) Developer
2 41 (27.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (17.69%) Platform Engineer
4 22 (14.97%) Cloud Engineer
5 15 (10.20%) Azure Engineer
6 13 (8.84%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.16%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.80%) AWS DevOps
8 10 (6.80%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (6.80%) Azure DevOps
8 10 (6.80%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 10 (6.80%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (6.12%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.12%) Software Engineer
10 8 (5.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.44%) Azure Developer
10 8 (5.44%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 7 (4.76%) .NET Developer
12 5 (3.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (3.40%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.09%) .NET
2 22 (14.97%) AngularJS
3 21 (14.29%) .NET Core
3 21 (14.29%) Node.js
4 17 (11.56%) RESTful
5 13 (8.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (8.84%) CSS
6 12 (8.16%) REST
7 11 (7.48%) Web Services
8 10 (6.80%) Kafka
8 10 (6.80%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (6.12%) React
10 8 (5.44%) hapi
10 8 (5.44%) Spring
11 7 (4.76%) ASP.NET
12 6 (4.08%) Hibernate
12 6 (4.08%) HTML
13 5 (3.40%) .NET Framework
13 5 (3.40%) JSON
14 4 (2.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.56%) Private Cloud
2 6 (4.08%) iPad
3 2 (1.36%) Cloud Native
3 2 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.36%) Linked Data
3 2 (1.36%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.36%) Semantic Web
4 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.68%) Fintech
4 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.68%) RIA
4 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (38.78%) Linux
2 7 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (3.40%) Ubuntu
3 5 (3.40%) Windows
4 2 (1.36%) CentOS
4 2 (1.36%) Unix
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (63.95%) DevOps
2 80 (54.42%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (24.49%) Microservices
5 33 (22.45%) TDD
6 28 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
7 27 (18.37%) High Availability
8 19 (12.93%) BDD
9 18 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (10.88%) Configuration Management
11 14 (9.52%) Scrum
11 14 (9.52%) Software Engineering
12 13 (8.84%) SOLID
13 12 (8.16%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (7.48%) Deployment Automation
14 11 (7.48%) Test Automation
15 10 (6.80%) Kanban
15 10 (6.80%) OWASP
16 9 (6.12%) Infrastructure as Code
17 8 (5.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.45%) Java
2 29 (19.73%) C#
3 22 (14.97%) JavaScript
3 22 (14.97%) SQL
4 18 (12.24%) Python
5 10 (6.80%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.44%) F#
6 8 (5.44%) PHP
7 7 (4.76%) Java 8
7 7 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.40%) Ruby
9 3 (2.04%) Go
9 3 (2.04%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.36%) ES6
10 2 (1.36%) Scala
11 1 (0.68%) C
11 1 (0.68%) C++
11 1 (0.68%) Groovy
11 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (2.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.68%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) PSD2
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.40%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.36%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.36%) LXC
2 2 (1.36%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.68%) oVirt
3 1 (0.68%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 105 (71.43%) Kubernetes
2 63 (42.86%) Ansible
3 25 (17.01%) Terraform
4 20 (13.61%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (13.61%) Puppet
5 7 (4.76%) MIIS
6 5 (3.40%) Grafana
6 5 (3.40%) Salt
7 4 (2.72%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (2.72%) Kibana
7 4 (2.72%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.36%) Packer
8 2 (1.36%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.68%) confd
9 1 (0.68%) Consul
9 1 (0.68%) Graphite
9 1 (0.68%) Nagios
9 1 (0.68%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 29 (19.73%) Red Hat
2 12 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.80%) Google
4 5 (3.40%) New Relic
4 5 (3.40%) SaltStack
4 5 (3.40%) Splunk
4 5 (3.40%) VMware
5 4 (2.72%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.04%) Adobe
6 3 (2.04%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.36%) Qualys
8 1 (0.68%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco
8 1 (0.68%) Facebook
8 1 (0.68%) PagerDuty
8 1 (0.68%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.68%) SAP
8 1 (0.68%) TOWER Software