Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 11 December 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 94 186
Rank change year-on-year +36 +92 +111
Contract jobs citing Docker 292 169 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.06% 2.59% 0.88%
As % of the System Software category 33.76% 23.90% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 146 70
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £438 £422 £413
90th Percentile £663 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £550
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 865 707 829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.04% 10.85% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 551 638
City of London median daily rate £490 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £210
90th Percentile £663 £638 £627
Central London median daily rate £481 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +6.94% +5.88% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 26
City of London median hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 £17.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +31.50% +7.63%
10th Percentile £10.35 £12.38 £12.38
90th Percentile £26.80 £59.50 £24.88
Central London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% +6.25%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Docker as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in the City of London

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker in the City of London

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in the City of London over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in the City of London

Docker
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the City of London region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. 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
Moorgate - 1 £500 -
Docker
Central London

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Docker.

1 165 (56.51%) DevOps
2 143 (48.97%) Amazon AWS
3 122 (41.78%) Java
4 119 (40.75%) Agile Software Development
5 109 (37.33%) Jenkins
6 108 (36.99%) Kubernetes
7 94 (32.19%) Ansible
7 94 (32.19%) Python
8 75 (25.68%) Linux
8 75 (25.68%) TDD
9 68 (23.29%) Git (software)
10 65 (22.26%) Continuous Integration
11 62 (21.23%) JavaScript
12 55 (18.84%) Terraform
13 54 (18.49%) Finance
14 53 (18.15%) Microsoft Azure
15 49 (16.78%) Node.js
16 47 (16.10%) REST
16 47 (16.10%) BDD
16 47 (16.10%) Microservices
16 47 (16.10%) Banking
17 44 (15.07%) Opscode Chef
17 44 (15.07%) React
17 44 (15.07%) Puppet
18 41 (14.04%) CSS
19 40 (13.70%) Software Engineering
20 39 (13.36%) Open Source
21 38 (13.01%) Ruby
21 38 (13.01%) PostgreSQL
22 36 (12.33%) Test Automation

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 26 (8.90%) Apache Spark
2 23 (7.88%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (6.85%) Confluence
4 10 (3.42%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (1.71%) Apache
6 4 (1.37%) nginx
6 4 (1.37%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.68%) IIS
7 2 (0.68%) Mule
7 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.34%) Gunicorn
8 1 (0.34%) JBoss
8 1 (0.34%) Jetty
8 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 143 (48.97%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (18.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (11.64%) GitHub
4 25 (8.56%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (6.51%) AWS CloudFormation
6 15 (5.14%) Bluemix
6 15 (5.14%) IBM Cloud
7 14 (4.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (4.79%) OpenShift
8 12 (4.11%) Amazon S3
8 12 (4.11%) Serverless
9 11 (3.77%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (3.77%) Route 53
10 10 (3.42%) Heroku
10 10 (3.42%) npm
11 9 (3.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (2.74%) IaaS
13 5 (1.71%) PaaS
14 4 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 4 (1.37%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.14%) HTTP
2 13 (4.45%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.77%) DNS
3 11 (3.77%) SSL
4 9 (3.08%) Firewall
4 9 (3.08%) FTP
5 4 (1.37%) DSL
6 2 (0.68%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.68%) LAN
6 2 (0.68%) SSH
6 2 (0.68%) VPN
7 1 (0.34%) LDAP
7 1 (0.34%) Network Security
7 1 (0.34%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.34%) VXLAN
7 1 (0.34%) WAN
7 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.01%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (11.99%) Big Data
2 35 (11.99%) Hadoop
3 24 (8.22%) MongoDB
4 17 (5.82%) Apache Hive
5 16 (5.48%) NoSQL
6 14 (4.79%) Oracle ODI
6 14 (4.79%) Redis
6 14 (4.79%) Sqoop
7 11 (3.77%) SQL Server
8 10 (3.42%) HBase
9 8 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (2.40%) MySQL
11 5 (1.71%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.37%) Couchbase
13 3 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.03%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 109 (37.33%) Jenkins
2 68 (23.29%) Git (software)
3 33 (11.30%) JIRA
4 23 (7.88%) Maven
5 21 (7.19%) TeamCity
6 19 (6.51%) gulp
7 18 (6.16%) Gradle
7 18 (6.16%) Sonatype Nexus
8 17 (5.82%) Selenium
8 17 (5.82%) webpack
9 14 (4.79%) Cucumber
10 9 (3.08%) Jasmine
11 8 (2.74%) Gatling
11 8 (2.74%) GitLab
11 8 (2.74%) Grunt
11 8 (2.74%) JUnit
11 8 (2.74%) SonarQube
11 8 (2.74%) Spock
12 7 (2.40%) Geb
12 7 (2.40%) Vagrant
General
1 54 (18.49%) Finance
2 47 (16.10%) Banking
3 12 (4.11%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.40%) Law
4 7 (2.40%) Retail
5 6 (2.05%) Front Office
5 6 (2.05%) Games
5 6 (2.05%) Marketing
5 6 (2.05%) Publishing
6 5 (1.71%) Advertising
6 5 (1.71%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.03%) Legal
7 3 (1.03%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.68%) Electronics
8 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 108 (36.99%) Developer
2 104 (35.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 44 (15.07%) Java Developer
4 43 (14.73%) AWS DevOps
5 42 (14.38%) AWS Engineer
6 34 (11.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 22 (7.53%) Senior DevOps
7 22 (7.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 15 (5.14%) Java Engineer
9 13 (4.45%) .NET Developer
9 13 (4.45%) AWS Developer
10 12 (4.11%) Agile Developer
10 12 (4.11%) Agile Java Developer
10 12 (4.11%) Cloud Engineer
10 12 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (3.77%) Architect
11 11 (3.77%) C# Developer
11 11 (3.77%) Scala Developer
12 9 (3.08%) Consultant
12 9 (3.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (16.78%) Node.js
2 47 (16.10%) REST
3 44 (15.07%) React
4 41 (14.04%) CSS
5 35 (11.99%) AngularJS
5 35 (11.99%) Kafka
5 35 (11.99%) Spring
6 32 (10.96%) Web Services
7 26 (8.90%) HTML
8 25 (8.56%) RESTful
9 23 (7.88%) HTML5
9 23 (7.88%) Sass
10 21 (7.19%) .NET
11 20 (6.85%) JSON
12 19 (6.51%) SOAP
13 18 (6.16%) Spring Boot
14 15 (5.14%) Guice
15 14 (4.79%) PySpark
16 13 (4.45%) CSS3
17 10 (3.42%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.56%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (6.85%) User Experience
3 10 (3.42%) Algorithms
4 8 (2.74%) Fintech
4 8 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.40%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.40%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.37%) iPad
6 4 (1.37%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.03%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.68%) Equities
8 2 (0.68%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.34%) Blog
9 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.34%) Robotics
9 1 (0.34%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 75 (25.68%) Linux
2 18 (6.16%) Unix
3 14 (4.79%) Windows
4 7 (2.40%) CentOS
4 7 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.71%) DC/OS
5 5 (1.71%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.03%) CoreOS
6 3 (1.03%) VMS
7 2 (0.68%) Android
7 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.34%) Debian
8 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (56.51%) DevOps
2 119 (40.75%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (25.68%) TDD
4 65 (22.26%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (16.10%) BDD
5 47 (16.10%) Microservices
6 40 (13.70%) Software Engineering
7 39 (13.36%) Open Source
8 36 (12.33%) Test Automation
9 32 (10.96%) Configuration Management
10 23 (7.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 20 (6.85%) Continuous Deployment
12 17 (5.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 16 (5.48%) E-Commerce
14 15 (5.14%) MapReduce
14 15 (5.14%) Scrum
15 14 (4.79%) Data Engineering
16 12 (4.11%) Domain-Driven Design
16 12 (4.11%) Front End Development
16 12 (4.11%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 122 (41.78%) Java
2 94 (32.19%) Python
3 62 (21.23%) JavaScript
4 38 (13.01%) Ruby
5 27 (9.25%) Bash Shell
6 23 (7.88%) Groovy
6 23 (7.88%) Scala
7 22 (7.53%) C#
8 18 (6.16%) SQL
8 18 (6.16%) TypeScript
9 15 (5.14%) ES6
10 8 (2.74%) Go
10 8 (2.74%) Perl
10 8 (2.74%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.71%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.03%) C++
12 3 (1.03%) PHP
12 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.03%) VBA
13 2 (0.68%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 7 (2.40%) SC Cleared
1 7 (2.40%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.71%) Degree
3 2 (0.68%) AWS Certification
3 2 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.68%) RHCE
4 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.34%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.48%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) GCP
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (5.14%) Apache Flume
2 14 (4.79%) HDFS
3 6 (2.05%) LXC
4 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.34%) KVM
5 1 (0.34%) PowerDNS
5 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 108 (36.99%) Kubernetes
2 94 (32.19%) Ansible
3 55 (18.84%) Terraform
4 44 (15.07%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (15.07%) Puppet
5 16 (5.48%) Docker Swarm
6 15 (5.14%) Mesos
7 14 (4.79%) Ambari
7 14 (4.79%) Hadoop YARN
7 14 (4.79%) Oozie
8 7 (2.40%) Grafana
9 6 (2.05%) Prometheus
10 5 (1.71%) Nagios
10 5 (1.71%) Packer
11 4 (1.37%) Kibana
12 3 (1.03%) Sysdig
13 2 (0.68%) Consul
13 2 (0.68%) Graphite
13 2 (0.68%) Salt
14 1 (0.34%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 23 (7.88%) IBM
2 17 (5.82%) Google
3 15 (5.14%) Tableau
4 14 (4.79%) Oracle
5 13 (4.45%) Microsoft
6 9 (3.08%) New Relic
6 9 (3.08%) Splunk
7 8 (2.74%) Atlassian
8 7 (2.40%) Facebook
9 6 (2.05%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.71%) AppDynamics
11 4 (1.37%) VMware
12 3 (1.03%) Cisco
12 3 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.68%) Cloudera
13 2 (0.68%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.68%) SaltStack
13 2 (0.68%) SAP
13 2 (0.68%) Telerik
13 2 (0.68%) Xamarin