Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 57 98
Rank change year-on-year +9 +41 -
Contract jobs citing Docker 59 28 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.86% 2.13% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 29.80% 20.59% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 2
Birmingham median daily rate £477 £525 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.14% +37.70% -
10th Percentile £413 £446 £323
90th Percentile £561 £576 £444
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
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 198 136 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.97% 10.33% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 96 92
Birmingham median daily rate £390 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +13.48% +8.46%
10th Percentile £135 £163 £175
90th Percentile £535 £575 £499
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.13% +2.56% +16.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 9 16
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £14.22 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.52% -3.63% -1.67%
10th Percentile £8.39 £9.80 £9.66
90th Percentile £42.50 £17.50 £32.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.78 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +1.93% +11.54% -13.33%

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 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 33 (55.93%) Security Cleared
2 32 (54.24%) SC Cleared
3 27 (45.76%) Java
3 27 (45.76%) JavaScript
3 27 (45.76%) Linux
4 24 (40.68%) AngularJS
5 23 (38.98%) RESTful
6 22 (37.29%) Web Services
6 22 (37.29%) React
7 21 (35.59%) HTML
7 21 (35.59%) CSS
7 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (33.90%) Jenkins
9 19 (32.20%) KnockoutJS
9 19 (32.20%) Sass
9 19 (32.20%) LESS
9 19 (32.20%) HTML5
9 19 (32.20%) CSS3
9 19 (32.20%) Backbone.js
9 19 (32.20%) Ajax
9 19 (32.20%) jQuery
9 19 (32.20%) TDD
9 19 (32.20%) Angular 2
9 19 (32.20%) Durandal
9 19 (32.20%) User Experience
10 18 (30.51%) DevOps
11 16 (27.12%) GIMP
11 16 (27.12%) OO
11 16 (27.12%) Unix
11 16 (27.12%) Photoshop

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 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.39%) nginx
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (27.12%) GIMP
1 16 (27.12%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon S3
2 6 (10.17%) Route 53
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (6.78%) SaaS
5 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.39%) PaaS
6 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.69%) IaaS
6 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (23.73%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.17%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.39%) MySQL
7 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Jenkins
2 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
3 14 (23.73%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.39%) Grunt
5 1 (1.69%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.69%) Bower
5 1 (1.69%) Gradle
5 1 (1.69%) gulp
5 1 (1.69%) JIRA
5 1 (1.69%) Maven
5 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.69%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (6.78%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (64.41%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) UI Developer
3 15 (25.42%) Angular Developer
3 15 (25.42%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (20.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) HTML CSS Developer
4 12 (20.34%) HTML Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Java Developer
5 9 (15.25%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (13.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) PHP Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Digital Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Backend Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (5.08%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Architect
10 3 (5.08%) Cloud Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.68%) AngularJS
2 23 (38.98%) RESTful
3 22 (37.29%) React
3 22 (37.29%) Web Services
4 21 (35.59%) CSS
4 21 (35.59%) HTML
5 19 (32.20%) Ajax
5 19 (32.20%) Angular 2
5 19 (32.20%) Backbone.js
5 19 (32.20%) CSS3
5 19 (32.20%) Durandal
5 19 (32.20%) HTML5
5 19 (32.20%) jQuery
5 19 (32.20%) KnockoutJS
5 19 (32.20%) LESS
5 19 (32.20%) Sass
6 13 (22.03%) Doctrine
7 9 (15.25%) Behat
7 9 (15.25%) REST
8 7 (11.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) User Experience
2 4 (6.78%) NHS
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.76%) Linux
2 16 (27.12%) Unix
3 14 (23.73%) Mac OS X
4 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.20%) TDD
3 18 (30.51%) DevOps
4 16 (27.12%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 16 (27.12%) OO
4 16 (27.12%) Wireframes
5 14 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (22.03%) OO PHP
6 13 (22.03%) Web Development
7 12 (20.34%) Test Automation
8 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
8 9 (15.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (13.56%) BDD
9 8 (13.56%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (13.56%) Open Source
10 7 (11.86%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (11.86%) Web Design
11 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
11 6 (10.17%) Migration
12 4 (6.78%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) Java
1 27 (45.76%) JavaScript
2 14 (23.73%) PHP
3 8 (13.56%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
4 5 (8.47%) C#
5 3 (5.08%) C++
5 3 (5.08%) SQL
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby
6 2 (3.39%) Scala
7 1 (1.69%) Go
7 1 (1.69%) Groovy
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (55.93%) Security Cleared
2 32 (54.24%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.17%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.69%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) PMO
2 1 (1.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.69%) etcd
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) Terraform
2 10 (16.95%) Puppet
3 8 (13.56%) Ansible
4 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (6.78%) Kubernetes
6 3 (5.08%) Kibana
6 3 (5.08%) logstash
7 2 (3.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (1.69%) Consul
8 1 (1.69%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Zend
2 3 (5.08%) Capita
3 2 (3.39%) Google
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle