Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 98 158
Rank change year-on-year +43 +60 +26
Contract jobs citing Docker 124 53 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.23% 1.45% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 26.05% 15.14% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 31 15
Berkshire median daily rate £457 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.44% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £370 £315 £409
90th Percentile £575 £550 £515
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £55.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £57.50 £52.10 -
% change year-on-year +10.38% - -

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 476 350 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.39% 9.59% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 188 309
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £204 £175 £189
90th Percentile £588 £550 £500
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 23 42
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.11 £16.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.19% +8.47% -20.49%
10th Percentile £11.97 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £43.90 £52.50 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.63
% change year-on-year +3.03% -0.75% -2.21%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 +6 29 £400 +19.40% 4
Bracknell +17 25 £500 +5.26% 7
Reading +6 23 £469 -10.67% 9
Maidenhead +8 16 £450 +12.50% 4
Slough -2 8 £456 +32.25%
Docker
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 89 (71.77%) DevOps
2 74 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (58.87%) Kubernetes
4 63 (50.81%) Amazon AWS
5 61 (49.19%) Jenkins
6 56 (45.16%) Python
7 55 (44.35%) Linux
8 51 (41.13%) Ansible
9 42 (33.87%) Puppet
9 42 (33.87%) JIRA
10 41 (33.06%) Configuration Management
11 39 (31.45%) Java
12 38 (30.65%) Node.js
13 35 (28.23%) Bash Shell
14 34 (27.42%) NoSQL
14 34 (27.42%) Opscode Chef
15 32 (25.81%) Terraform
16 30 (24.19%) Linux Command Line
17 29 (23.39%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (22.58%) Serverless
19 26 (20.97%) Git (software)
19 26 (20.97%) Bitbucket
19 26 (20.97%) Telecoms
19 26 (20.97%) Red Hat
20 25 (20.16%) JavaScript
21 24 (19.35%) Windows
21 24 (19.35%) Confluence
21 24 (19.35%) AWS Lambda
22 22 (17.74%) Unix
23 21 (16.94%) Amazon EC2

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 24 (19.35%) Confluence
2 15 (12.10%) OpenStack
3 14 (11.29%) Apache Solr
3 14 (11.29%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (9.68%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.61%) Apache
6 2 (1.61%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.61%) CMS
6 2 (1.61%) Liferay
6 2 (1.61%) nginx
6 2 (1.61%) WordPress
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 9 (7.26%) HipChat
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 63 (50.81%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (22.58%) Serverless
3 24 (19.35%) AWS Lambda
4 21 (16.94%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (16.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (4.84%) GitHub
7 4 (3.23%) IaaS
7 4 (3.23%) OpenShift
7 4 (3.23%) PaaS
8 3 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.61%) BrowserStack
9 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.61%) CloudBees
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.81%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.68%) Software-Defined Networking
2 4 (3.23%) Firewall
2 4 (3.23%) HTTP
3 3 (2.42%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.42%) MPLS
3 3 (2.42%) Wireless
4 2 (1.61%) DNS
4 2 (1.61%) Internet
5 1 (0.81%) Junos
5 1 (0.81%) Network Security
5 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.81%) VPN
5 1 (0.81%) VXLAN
5 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (27.42%) NoSQL
2 14 (11.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (5.65%) Redis
4 5 (4.03%) Big Data
4 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.42%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.42%) MySQL
5 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.42%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.61%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.81%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.81%) HBase
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 61 (49.19%) Jenkins
2 42 (33.87%) JIRA
3 26 (20.97%) Bitbucket
3 26 (20.97%) Git (software)
4 21 (16.94%) Sonatype Nexus
5 18 (14.52%) Vagrant
6 12 (9.68%) Cucumber
7 7 (5.65%) JUnit
8 6 (4.84%) Maven
9 4 (3.23%) Selenium
9 4 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.42%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.42%) Gradle
10 3 (2.42%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.42%) Mercurial
10 3 (2.42%) SonarQube
10 3 (2.42%) Subversion
11 2 (1.61%) Appium
11 2 (1.61%) Zephyr
General
1 26 (20.97%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.03%) Retail
3 3 (2.42%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Finance
4 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (43.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (27.42%) AWS Engineer
3 33 (26.61%) AWS DevOps
3 33 (26.61%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 30 (24.19%) Developer
5 17 (13.71%) Architect
6 15 (12.10%) Java Developer
7 12 (9.68%) Network Architect
8 10 (8.06%) Automation Architect
8 10 (8.06%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
10 7 (5.65%) Virtualisation Architect
11 6 (4.84%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Senior DevOps
12 5 (4.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 4 (3.23%) Consultant
13 4 (3.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 4 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
13 4 (3.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 3 (2.42%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (30.65%) Node.js
2 21 (16.94%) REST
3 19 (15.32%) Spring
4 13 (10.48%) Elastic Stack
4 13 (10.48%) Hibernate
4 13 (10.48%) Java EE
4 13 (10.48%) SOAP
4 13 (10.48%) Web Services
5 9 (7.26%) CSS
5 9 (7.26%) HTML
6 8 (6.45%) React
7 7 (5.65%) Kafka
7 7 (5.65%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (5.65%) RESTful
7 7 (5.65%) Spring Boot
8 6 (4.84%) AngularJS
8 6 (4.84%) J2EE
9 5 (4.03%) CSS3
9 5 (4.03%) jQuery
9 5 (4.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.19%) Linux Command Line
2 9 (7.26%) iPad
3 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.42%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.42%) Life Science
3 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.61%) NHS
4 2 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.61%) User Experience
5 1 (0.81%) PKI
5 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (44.35%) Linux
2 24 (19.35%) Windows
3 22 (17.74%) Unix
4 21 (16.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.84%) CentOS
6 4 (3.23%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.61%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (1.61%) Mesosphere
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (71.77%) DevOps
2 74 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (33.06%) Configuration Management
4 29 (23.39%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (12.10%) E-Commerce
5 15 (12.10%) Web Development
6 13 (10.48%) Use Case
7 11 (8.87%) SDLC
8 10 (8.06%) Coaching
8 10 (8.06%) Test Automation
9 9 (7.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 9 (7.26%) Network Virtualisation
10 8 (6.45%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (6.45%) Microservices
10 8 (6.45%) Scrum
11 7 (5.65%) BDD
11 7 (5.65%) MVC
11 7 (5.65%) TDD
12 6 (4.84%) Migration
12 6 (4.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 56 (45.16%) Python
2 39 (31.45%) Java
3 35 (28.23%) Bash Shell
4 25 (20.16%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.29%) Groovy
5 14 (11.29%) Java 8
6 13 (10.48%) Ruby
7 9 (7.26%) SQL
8 7 (5.65%) PHP
9 6 (4.84%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.23%) C#
11 3 (2.42%) Perl
11 3 (2.42%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.61%) Go
12 2 (1.61%) PHP 7
12 2 (1.61%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.81%) C
13 1 (0.81%) C++
13 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.03%) AWS Certification
2 3 (2.42%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) MCP
3 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) GCP
2 2 (1.61%) PMO
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 14 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.03%) oVirt
2 5 (4.03%) RHEV
3 3 (2.42%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.61%) KVM
4 2 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.81%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.81%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.81%) vSphere
5 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 73 (58.87%) Kubernetes
2 51 (41.13%) Ansible
3 42 (33.87%) Puppet
4 34 (27.42%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (25.81%) Terraform
6 19 (15.32%) Packer
6 19 (15.32%) Salt
7 2 (1.61%) Kibana
8 1 (0.81%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.81%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.81%) Icinga
8 1 (0.81%) Rancher
8 1 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.81%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.81%) yum
Vendors
1 26 (20.97%) Red Hat
2 16 (12.90%) VMware
3 15 (12.10%) Oracle
4 10 (8.06%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.03%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.23%) Google
7 3 (2.42%) IBM
7 3 (2.42%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.61%) Cisco
8 2 (1.61%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.61%) Twitter
9 1 (0.81%) Adobe
9 1 (0.81%) Brocade
9 1 (0.81%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.81%) F5
9 1 (0.81%) Juniper
9 1 (0.81%) Mercator
9 1 (0.81%) Mirantis