Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 61 94
Rank change year-on-year +12 +33 -
Contract jobs citing Docker 58 33 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.93% 2.33% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 28.29% 18.86% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 7
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £413 £415 £320
90th Percentile £563 £575 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £470 £500 £470
% change year-on-year -6.00% +6.38% +0.27%
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 205 175 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.89% 12.34% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 126 93
Birmingham median daily rate £370 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.52% +3.33% +8.30%
10th Percentile £134 £163 £164
90th Percentile £538 £538 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £403 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +4.55% -3.75% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 14 16
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £14.11 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% -15.78% -4.29%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.30 £10.50
90th Percentile £25.40 £16.24 £23.13
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.22 £13.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% +9.35% -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 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 28 (48.28%) TDD
2 24 (41.38%) AngularJS
2 24 (41.38%) Jenkins
3 23 (39.66%) Java
3 23 (39.66%) JavaScript
4 21 (36.21%) Security Cleared
5 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (34.48%) SC Cleared
5 20 (34.48%) HTML
5 20 (34.48%) Web Services
5 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (34.48%) DevOps
6 19 (32.76%) HTML5
6 19 (32.76%) RESTful
7 18 (31.03%) jQuery
7 18 (31.03%) React
8 17 (29.31%) Linux
9 16 (27.59%) C#
9 16 (27.59%) .NET
9 16 (27.59%) CSS
10 15 (25.86%) Ajax
10 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (25.86%) CSS3
10 15 (25.86%) Backbone.js
10 15 (25.86%) KnockoutJS
10 15 (25.86%) Angular 2
10 15 (25.86%) User Experience
10 15 (25.86%) Microservices
10 15 (25.86%) Sass
10 15 (25.86%) LESS

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:

Applications
1 13 (22.41%) GIMP
1 13 (22.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (12.07%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (10.34%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (10.34%) Amazon S3
4 6 (10.34%) Route 53
5 5 (8.62%) Serverless
6 4 (6.90%) Azure Functions
7 2 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (3.45%) OpenShift
7 2 (3.45%) SaaS
8 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.72%) IaaS
8 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 8 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (10.34%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.45%) MySQL
5 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.97%) NUnit
2 11 (18.97%) Selenium
3 10 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 10 (17.24%) JIRA
4 9 (15.52%) Moq
4 9 (15.52%) PHPUnit
5 4 (6.90%) MSTest
6 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.45%) Gradle
6 2 (3.45%) Grunt
6 2 (3.45%) Maven
7 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (8.62%) Retail
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (58.62%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) UI Developer
3 13 (22.41%) Angular Developer
3 13 (22.41%) Java Developer
4 12 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (18.97%) Senior Developer
6 10 (17.24%) HTML CSS Developer
6 10 (17.24%) HTML Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Architect
7 9 (15.52%) AWS DevOps
8 8 (13.79%) .NET Developer
8 8 (13.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 8 (13.79%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Technical Architect
10 4 (6.90%) Backend Developer
10 4 (6.90%) Digital Developer
10 4 (6.90%) PHP Developer
10 4 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) AngularJS
2 20 (34.48%) HTML
2 20 (34.48%) Web Services
3 19 (32.76%) HTML5
3 19 (32.76%) RESTful
4 18 (31.03%) jQuery
4 18 (31.03%) React
5 16 (27.59%) .NET
5 16 (27.59%) CSS
6 15 (25.86%) Ajax
6 15 (25.86%) Angular 2
6 15 (25.86%) Backbone.js
6 15 (25.86%) CSS3
6 15 (25.86%) Durandal
6 15 (25.86%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (25.86%) LESS
6 15 (25.86%) Sass
7 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET
8 9 (15.52%) Node.js
9 8 (13.79%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) User Experience
2 3 (5.17%) NHS
3 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Unix
3 8 (13.79%) Mac OS X
4 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) TDD
2 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (34.48%) DevOps
3 15 (25.86%) Microservices
4 13 (22.41%) Continuous Deployment
4 13 (22.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 13 (22.41%) Wireframes
5 10 (17.24%) OO
6 9 (15.52%) UML
7 8 (13.79%) OO PHP
8 7 (12.07%) BDD
8 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
8 7 (12.07%) Web Development
9 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
10 5 (8.62%) Front End Development
10 5 (8.62%) Migration
10 5 (8.62%) MVC
10 5 (8.62%) Open Source
10 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) Java
1 23 (39.66%) JavaScript
2 16 (27.59%) C#
3 9 (15.52%) PHP
4 5 (8.62%) Python
4 5 (8.62%) SQL
5 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.45%) C++
5 2 (3.45%) Groovy
5 2 (3.45%) Ruby
5 2 (3.45%) Scala
6 1 (1.72%) ES6
6 1 (1.72%) Go
6 1 (1.72%) Java 8
6 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Security Cleared
2 20 (34.48%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.72%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) PMO
2 1 (1.72%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (3.45%) etcd
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) Terraform
2 10 (17.24%) Puppet
3 6 (10.34%) Ansible
3 6 (10.34%) Kubernetes
4 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.45%) Consul
6 1 (1.72%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (1.72%) Packer
6 1 (1.72%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
1 9 (15.52%) Zend
2 3 (5.17%) Capita
3 2 (3.45%) Google
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle