Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 November 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 59 90
Rank change year-on-year +16 +31 -
Contract jobs citing Docker 55 41 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.87% 2.64% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 25.58% 19.81% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 37 10
Birmingham median daily rate £480 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% - -
10th Percentile £403 £400 £324
90th Percentile £565 £675 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £520 £469
% change year-on-year -13.46% +10.93% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 215 207 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.13% 13.31% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 148 86
Birmingham median daily rate £370 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.52% +4.73% +23.33%
10th Percentile £150 £162 £133
90th Percentile £530 £541 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £385 £373
% change year-on-year +3.90% +3.36% +14.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 17 16
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.93 £14.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -17.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £10.89 £9.96 £10.50
90th Percentile £29.40 £18.20 £23.13
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.22 £13.25
% change year-on-year +5.52% +7.28% -11.67%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Birmingham

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker in Birmingham

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Docker.

1 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (41.82%) TDD
2 21 (38.18%) Jenkins
2 21 (38.18%) DevOps
2 21 (38.18%) Microservices
3 20 (36.36%) Java
3 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 19 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (32.73%) AngularJS
6 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (29.09%) HTML
8 15 (27.27%) .NET
8 15 (27.27%) C#
8 15 (27.27%) Linux
9 13 (23.64%) Web Services
9 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (23.64%) HTML5
9 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
9 13 (23.64%) Continuous Deployment
10 12 (21.82%) Relational Database
10 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
10 12 (21.82%) jQuery
10 12 (21.82%) RESTful
10 12 (21.82%) CSS
11 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 11 (20.00%) NUnit
11 11 (20.00%) Selenium
11 11 (20.00%) React
11 11 (20.00%) Terraform
12 10 (18.18%) JIRA

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (5.45%) Apache
1 3 (5.45%) JBoss
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) GIMP
1 7 (12.73%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (12.73%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (9.09%) Serverless
5 4 (7.27%) Azure Functions
6 3 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (5.45%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (5.45%) Amazon S3
6 3 (5.45%) Route 53
7 2 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (3.64%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.82%) IaaS
8 1 (1.82%) PaaS
8 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) SMS
2 1 (1.82%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) Relational Database
2 8 (14.55%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.09%) MySQL
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.45%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.82%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.82%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 21 (38.18%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.00%) NUnit
2 11 (20.00%) Selenium
3 10 (18.18%) JIRA
4 9 (16.36%) Moq
4 9 (16.36%) PHPUnit
5 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.27%) MSTest
7 3 (5.45%) Maven
8 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.64%) Gradle
8 2 (3.64%) Grunt
9 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.82%) GitLab
9 1 (1.82%) JUnit
9 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (7.27%) Retail
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Architect
3 10 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Java Developer
5 8 (14.55%) UI Developer
6 7 (12.73%) .NET Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Angular Developer
6 7 (12.73%) AWS DevOps
7 6 (10.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Backend Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Digital Developer
8 4 (7.27%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (7.27%) HTML Developer
8 4 (7.27%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) AngularJS
2 16 (29.09%) HTML
3 15 (27.27%) .NET
4 13 (23.64%) HTML5
4 13 (23.64%) Web Services
5 12 (21.82%) CSS
5 12 (21.82%) jQuery
5 12 (21.82%) RESTful
6 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (20.00%) React
7 9 (16.36%) Ajax
7 9 (16.36%) Angular 2
7 9 (16.36%) Backbone.js
7 9 (16.36%) CSS3
7 9 (16.36%) Durandal
7 9 (16.36%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (16.36%) LESS
7 9 (16.36%) Sass
7 9 (16.36%) Spring
8 8 (14.55%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) User Experience
2 3 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.64%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) Mac OS X
2 7 (12.73%) Unix
3 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (41.82%) TDD
2 21 (38.18%) DevOps
2 21 (38.18%) Microservices
3 19 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (23.64%) Continuous Deployment
5 9 (16.36%) UML
6 8 (14.55%) BDD
6 8 (14.55%) OO
6 8 (14.55%) OO PHP
7 7 (12.73%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
7 7 (12.73%) Wireframes
8 6 (10.91%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (10.91%) SOA
8 6 (10.91%) Web Development
9 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) Java
1 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 15 (27.27%) C#
3 10 (18.18%) SQL
4 9 (16.36%) PHP
5 3 (5.45%) Python
6 2 (3.64%) Groovy
7 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) ES6
7 1 (1.82%) Go
7 1 (1.82%) Java 8
7 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.82%) Ruby
7 1 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.82%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) PMO
2 1 (1.82%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (3.64%) etcd
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) Terraform
2 8 (14.55%) Ansible
3 5 (9.09%) Kubernetes
4 4 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.27%) Puppet
5 2 (3.64%) Consul
6 1 (1.82%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (1.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Zend
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle
4 3 (5.45%) hybris
4 3 (5.45%) SAP
5 2 (3.64%) Google
6 1 (1.82%) Tableau