Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 1 August 2021 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 34 40
Rank change year-on-year +11 +6 +1
Contract jobs citing Docker 40 16 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.71% 3.99% 4.11%
As % of the System Software category 36.04% 24.62% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 32
10th Percentile £388 £360 £378
25th Percentile £503 £413 £447
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £500 £600
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -16.67% +20.00%
75th Percentile £613 £538 £675
90th Percentile £712 £620 £697
East of England median daily rate £550 £480 £505
% change year-on-year +14.58% -4.95% +1.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 111 65 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.62% 16.21% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 50 93
10th Percentile £159 £198 £161
25th Percentile £325 £313 £225
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £450 £380
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +18.42% +1.33%
75th Percentile £575 £525 £600
90th Percentile £618 £539 £675
East of England median daily rate £400 £368 £414
% change year-on-year +8.84% -11.18% +10.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 7
10th Percentile £11.55 £25.30 £14.24
25th Percentile £12.25 £31.75 £16.15
Median hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -70.00% +157.14% -2.78%
75th Percentile £13.75 £47.50 £33.63
90th Percentile £29.30 " £48.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -21.95% +36.67% -9.09%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Docker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Cambridgeshire

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Docker in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Docker in Cambridgeshire

Docker
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Docker in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Docker in Cambridgeshire

Docker
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 1 August 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 24 £538 +6.97% 36
Peterborough -20 2 £425 +13.33%
Huntingdon - 1 £700 -
Docker
East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Docker.

1 27 (67.50%) Python
2 25 (62.50%) Kubernetes
3 21 (52.50%) DevOps
4 18 (45.00%) AWS
5 13 (32.50%) Linux
6 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
7 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
7 9 (22.50%) GitLab
7 9 (22.50%) Terraform
8 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (20.00%) JIRA
8 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
9 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
9 7 (17.50%) Java
9 7 (17.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (17.50%) Spinnaker
10 6 (15.00%) Serverless
10 6 (15.00%) Lambda Expressions
10 6 (15.00%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (15.00%) React
10 6 (15.00%) Kibana
10 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
10 6 (15.00%) Ubuntu
10 6 (15.00%) Wireless
10 6 (15.00%) Electronics
10 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
10 6 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (15.00%) GitHub

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
3 3 (7.50%) Apache Spark
3 3 (7.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 18 (45.00%) AWS
2 6 (15.00%) AWS Lambda
2 6 (15.00%) GitHub
2 6 (15.00%) Serverless
3 4 (10.00%) Azure
4 3 (7.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (7.50%) GCP
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.00%) PaaS
6 1 (2.50%) Akamai
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (2.50%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (2.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Wireless
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
2 3 (7.50%) Big Data
2 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) Metadata
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (22.50%) GitLab
3 8 (20.00%) JIRA
4 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
4 7 (17.50%) Spinnaker
5 3 (7.50%) Cypress.io
5 3 (7.50%) Selenium
5 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (5.00%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.50%) Buildbot
7 1 (2.50%) CircleCI
7 1 (2.50%) Gerrit
7 1 (2.50%) Gradle
7 1 (2.50%) Robot Framework
7 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.50%) TestRail
7 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (17.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (15.00%) Electronics
3 3 (7.50%) Social Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Developer
4 7 (17.50%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (17.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Data Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Python Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Big Data Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Big Data Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Data Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Lambda Expressions
1 6 (15.00%) React
2 5 (12.50%) PyTorch
3 4 (10.00%) Apache NiFi
3 4 (10.00%) Keras
3 4 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (10.00%) scikit-learn
3 4 (10.00%) TensorFlow
4 3 (7.50%) .NET
4 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.50%) Jest
4 3 (7.50%) Node.js
4 3 (7.50%) REST
4 3 (7.50%) Spring
4 3 (7.50%) Spring Boot
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (5.00%) GraphQL
5 2 (5.00%) SignalR
5 2 (5.00%) Swagger
5 2 (5.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.50%) Life Science
2 1 (2.50%) PKI
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (7.50%) Mac OS
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) DevOps
2 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Full Stack Development
4 5 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 5 (12.50%) Microservices
5 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.00%) Data Science
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (7.50%) OO
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 2 (5.00%) Analytics
7 2 (5.00%) API Development
7 2 (5.00%) Data Privacy
7 2 (5.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (5.00%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) Python
2 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (17.50%) Java
5 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.00%) C
6 4 (10.00%) C++
6 4 (10.00%) SQL
6 4 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 3 (7.50%) C#
8 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.50%) Go
9 1 (2.50%) Java 8
9 1 (2.50%) Perl
9 1 (2.50%) PHP
9 1 (2.50%) Ruby
9 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 25 (62.50%) Kubernetes
2 9 (22.50%) Terraform
3 6 (15.00%) Kibana
4 4 (10.00%) Ansible
5 3 (7.50%) Grafana
6 2 (5.00%) Puppet
7 1 (2.50%) Istio
7 1 (2.50%) Packer
7 1 (2.50%) Prometheus
7 1 (2.50%) Scalr
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) Google