Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 18 October 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 82 83
Rank change year-on-year +39 +1 +15
Contract jobs citing Docker 89 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.27% 1.37% 1.34%
As % of the System Software category 31.23% 13.68% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 23 17
Bristol median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% -25.00%
10th Percentile £280 £326 £313
90th Percentile £494 £475 £625
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £448
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.03% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £43.00 -
South West median hourly rate - £43.00 -

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 Bristol with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 285 190 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.68% 10.01% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 132 142
Bristol median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £158 £152 £128
90th Percentile £514 £537 £556
South West median daily rate £400 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +13.48% +0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 9 21
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £32.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.54% +145.28% -17.19%
10th Percentile £13.21 £12.13 £10.50
90th Percentile £159.40 £46.15 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £15.36
% change year-on-year +3.83% +17.23% -21.26%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Bristol

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker in Bristol

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Docker.

1 57 (64.04%) DevOps
2 43 (48.31%) Linux
3 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (43.82%) Java
4 39 (43.82%) Kubernetes
5 36 (40.45%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (35.96%) Microsoft Azure
7 30 (33.71%) Jenkins
8 28 (31.46%) Git (software)
8 28 (31.46%) Puppet
9 26 (29.21%) Microservices
10 18 (20.22%) Migration
10 18 (20.22%) JavaScript
11 17 (19.10%) CSS
11 17 (19.10%) Scrum
11 17 (19.10%) Node.js
12 15 (16.85%) Ansible
12 15 (16.85%) Spring
12 15 (16.85%) XML
13 14 (15.73%) Test Automation
13 14 (15.73%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (14.61%) SQL
14 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
15 12 (13.48%) Windows
15 12 (13.48%) JSON
15 12 (13.48%) Spring Boot
15 12 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
16 11 (12.36%) npm
16 11 (12.36%) Maven
16 11 (12.36%) Atlassian Bamboo

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (4.49%) Apache
1 4 (4.49%) Jetty
1 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 36 (40.45%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (35.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (12.36%) npm
4 10 (11.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (7.87%) IaaS
5 7 (7.87%) NuGet
5 7 (7.87%) PaaS
6 4 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (3.37%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (3.37%) OpenShift
8 2 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.12%) Datadog
9 1 (1.12%) GitHub
9 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) Firewall
2 9 (10.11%) HTTP
3 7 (7.87%) DNS
3 7 (7.87%) VPN
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.12%) Internet
4 1 (1.12%) Network Security
4 1 (1.12%) OpenFlow
4 1 (1.12%) SMS
4 1 (1.12%) SSL
4 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) MySQL
2 8 (8.99%) MarkLogic
2 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.87%) MariaDB
4 6 (6.74%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.62%) Blockchain
6 2 (2.25%) GIS
7 1 (1.12%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.12%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (33.71%) Jenkins
2 28 (31.46%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (12.36%) Maven
4 8 (8.99%) Selenium
4 8 (8.99%) XMLUnit
5 7 (7.87%) JIRA
5 7 (7.87%) Moq
5 7 (7.87%) SpecFlow
5 7 (7.87%) xUnit.net
6 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.37%) PhpStorm
6 3 (3.37%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.25%) Hudson
7 2 (2.25%) Subversion
7 2 (2.25%) webpack
8 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.12%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.12%) JMeter
8 1 (1.12%) Mocha
General
1 5 (5.62%) Manufacturing
1 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.49%) Finance
3 2 (2.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (37.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (33.71%) Developer
3 12 (13.48%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) AWS DevOps
4 10 (11.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) PHP Developer
5 7 (7.87%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Architect
6 6 (6.74%) Azure Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Lead Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Technical Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Development Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.37%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Test Engineer
10 2 (2.25%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.10%) CSS
1 17 (19.10%) Node.js
2 15 (16.85%) Spring
2 15 (16.85%) XML
3 12 (13.48%) JSON
3 12 (13.48%) Spring Boot
4 11 (12.36%) HTML
5 10 (11.24%) .NET
5 10 (11.24%) .NET Framework
6 9 (10.11%) RESTful
7 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET
7 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET Core
7 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (8.99%) Entity Framework
7 8 (8.99%) Web Services
8 7 (7.87%) Autofac
8 7 (7.87%) Code First Entity Framework
8 7 (7.87%) D3.js
8 7 (7.87%) React
8 7 (7.87%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.99%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.87%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (7.87%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (7.87%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (5.62%) 3D Printing
4 5 (5.62%) Digital Media
4 5 (5.62%) User Experience
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) Fintech
5 1 (1.12%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (48.31%) Linux
2 12 (13.48%) Windows
3 8 (8.99%) CentOS
4 7 (7.87%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.49%) Unix
6 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (64.04%) DevOps
2 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.21%) Microservices
4 18 (20.22%) Migration
5 17 (19.10%) Scrum
6 14 (15.73%) Test Automation
7 12 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (11.24%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (11.24%) MVC
9 10 (11.24%) Unit Testing
9 10 (11.24%) Web Development
10 8 (8.99%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (8.99%) Open Source
10 8 (8.99%) Test Strategy
10 8 (8.99%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (7.87%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (7.87%) Load Balancing
11 7 (7.87%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (43.82%) Java
2 18 (20.22%) JavaScript
3 13 (14.61%) SQL
4 10 (11.24%) Bash Shell
4 10 (11.24%) PHP
4 10 (11.24%) PowerShell
5 9 (10.11%) C#
5 9 (10.11%) Python
6 5 (5.62%) C++
6 5 (5.62%) Ruby
7 3 (3.37%) Perl
7 3 (3.37%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.12%) Go
8 1 (1.12%) Korn
8 1 (1.12%) Scala
8 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) Degree
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 39 (43.82%) Kubernetes
2 28 (31.46%) Puppet
3 15 (16.85%) Ansible
4 14 (15.73%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (11.24%) Terraform
6 2 (2.25%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.12%) Packer
7 1 (1.12%) Suricata
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.24%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle
4 4 (4.49%) HP
5 3 (3.37%) Google
6 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco
6 1 (1.12%) Juniper
6 1 (1.12%) Qualys
6 1 (1.12%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (1.12%) Splunk
6 1 (1.12%) Zend