Period
to 19 November 2017

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 2017 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 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 90 -
Rank change year-on-year +32 - -
Contract jobs citing Docker 41 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.64% 0.85% -
As % of the System Software category 19.81% 8.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 37 10 0
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £500 -
West Midlands median daily rate £520 £469 £450
% change year-on-year +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 207 161 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.31% 10.59% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 86 92
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +23.33% -1.72%
10th Percentile £162 £133 £146
90th Percentile £541 £538 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £373 £325
% change year-on-year +3.36% +14.62% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 16
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% -2.86% +34.62%
10th Percentile £9.96 £10.50 £10.69
90th Percentile £18.20 £23.13 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.22 £13.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.28% -11.67% +15.38%

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 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Docker also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Docker.

1 34 (82.93%) DevOps
2 29 (70.73%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (63.41%) Jenkins
4 24 (58.54%) Linux
5 23 (56.10%) Puppet
6 22 (53.66%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (48.78%) Git (software)
7 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (41.46%) Java
8 17 (41.46%) Ansible
9 16 (39.02%) Terraform
9 16 (39.02%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (39.02%) Python
10 15 (36.59%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (36.59%) Kubernetes
11 14 (34.15%) Open Source
12 13 (31.71%) REST
12 13 (31.71%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (29.27%) Sonatype Nexus
13 12 (29.27%) Virtual Machines
13 12 (29.27%) Elastic Stack
13 12 (29.27%) Kibana
13 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
13 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
13 12 (29.27%) Maven
13 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
14 11 (26.83%) HTTP
14 11 (26.83%) Apache
14 11 (26.83%) Subversion

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 16 (39.02%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (26.83%) Apache
3 8 (19.51%) Confluence
3 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
4 7 (17.07%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (9.76%) nginx
6 3 (7.32%) Apache Spark
7 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 29 (70.73%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (26.83%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (26.83%) Amazon ELB
3 11 (26.83%) Amazon S3
3 11 (26.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 7 (17.07%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (17.07%) GitHub
4 7 (17.07%) PaaS
5 6 (14.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (14.63%) SaaS
6 5 (12.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (12.20%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (12.20%) Heroku
6 5 (12.20%) IaaS
6 5 (12.20%) OpenShift
6 5 (12.20%) Route 53
7 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) HTTP
2 6 (14.63%) DNS
2 6 (14.63%) OpenLDAP
2 6 (14.63%) OpenVPN
2 6 (14.63%) SSH
3 5 (12.20%) SSL
3 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (26.83%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (26.83%) MongoDB
3 10 (24.39%) MySQL
4 5 (12.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (9.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (9.76%) Big Data
6 2 (4.88%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 26 (63.41%) Jenkins
2 20 (48.78%) Git (software)
3 12 (29.27%) Maven
3 12 (29.27%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (26.83%) Bitbucket
4 11 (26.83%) Subversion
5 8 (19.51%) JIRA
5 8 (19.51%) Liquibase
6 6 (14.63%) Ant
6 6 (14.63%) JUnit
6 6 (14.63%) SonarQube
7 5 (12.20%) GitLab
8 2 (4.88%) JHipster
9 1 (2.44%) Codeship
9 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (2.44%) PHPUnit
9 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (12.20%) Billing
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Lead DevOps
3 6 (14.63%) DevOps Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Head of DevOps
4 5 (12.20%) Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Developer
4 5 (12.20%) WebOps Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Data Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior WebOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (4.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Big Data Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) REST
2 12 (29.27%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (17.07%) Sensu
3 7 (17.07%) Spring
3 7 (17.07%) Spring Boot
4 6 (14.63%) MCollective
4 6 (14.63%) Middleware
4 6 (14.63%) Web Services
5 5 (12.20%) Node.js
5 5 (12.20%) SOAP
6 4 (9.76%) Kafka
6 4 (9.76%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.88%) CSS
7 2 (4.88%) CSS3
7 2 (4.88%) HTML
7 2 (4.88%) HTML5
7 2 (4.88%) JSON
7 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (12.20%) Smart City
2 5 (12.20%) Smart Energy
3 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.88%) iPad
5 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Windows
3 7 (17.07%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) DevOps
2 22 (53.66%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (34.15%) Open Source
5 13 (31.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
7 10 (24.39%) Scrum
8 7 (17.07%) Migration
8 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
8 7 (17.07%) Web Operations
9 6 (14.63%) Coaching
9 6 (14.63%) Load Balancing
9 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
9 6 (14.63%) Microservices
9 6 (14.63%) Service Management
9 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (12.20%) API Design
10 5 (12.20%) API Development
10 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (12.20%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) Java
2 16 (39.02%) Python
3 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
4 9 (21.95%) PHP
5 8 (19.51%) Ruby
6 6 (14.63%) Groovy
6 6 (14.63%) Perl
7 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.32%) SQL
8 2 (4.88%) R
8 2 (4.88%) Scala
9 1 (2.44%) Go
9 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 10 (24.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.44%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.44%) GCP
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (14.63%) Postfix
2 6 (14.63%) Squid
2 6 (14.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (56.10%) Puppet
2 17 (41.46%) Ansible
3 16 (39.02%) Terraform
4 15 (36.59%) Kubernetes
5 12 (29.27%) Kibana
6 11 (26.83%) logstash
7 9 (21.95%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (17.07%) Rancher
8 7 (17.07%) Salt
9 6 (14.63%) Docker Swarm
9 6 (14.63%) Rsyslog
9 6 (14.63%) Sysdig
9 6 (14.63%) ZABBIX
10 5 (12.20%) collectd
10 5 (12.20%) StatsD
11 1 (2.44%) Mesos
11 1 (2.44%) rkt
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle
1 6 (14.63%) Sonatype
1 6 (14.63%) VMware
2 5 (12.20%) Apigee
2 5 (12.20%) MuleSoft
2 5 (12.20%) Rackspace
2 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.20%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (12.20%) SaltStack
3 3 (7.32%) Zend
4 1 (2.44%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) Mapbox