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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 May 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 62 45 41
Rank change year-on-year -17 -4 -13
Contract jobs citing Docker 27 24 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.97% 2.54% 3.73%
As % of the System Software category 11.84% 13.48% 28.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 18
10th Percentile £381 £357 £374
25th Percentile £456 £406 £408
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £463 £425
Median % change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% -15.00%
75th Percentile £531 £596 £469
90th Percentile £538 £721 £567
England median daily rate £600 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +2.33%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 228 178 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.64% 18.82% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 118 68
10th Percentile £126 £100 £181
25th Percentile £163 £140 £267
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £256 £308 £386
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% -20.39% -3.44%
75th Percentile £440 £419 £450
90th Percentile £516 £524 £511
England median daily rate £525 £498 £475
% change year-on-year +5.53% +4.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 23
10th Percentile £9.17 £9.00 £9.10
25th Percentile £13.28 £9.52 £10.83
Median hourly rate £17.38 £12.00 £13.00
Median % change year-on-year +44.79% -7.69% -3.70%
75th Percentile £22.75 £15.00 £17.50
90th Percentile £23.58 £15.88 £20.65
England median hourly rate £18.68 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -6.63% +21.21% +1.54%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Docker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in the East Midlands

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Docker in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Docker in the East Midlands

Docker
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Docker in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Docker in the East Midlands

Docker
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire +5 14 £500 -18.20% 10
Northamptonshire -6 9 £500 +38.89% 2
Leicestershire -12 3 £388 -16.67% 6
Lincolnshire - 1 £440 - 1
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Docker.

1 20 (74.07%) AWS
2 15 (55.56%) Kubernetes
3 14 (51.85%) Node.js
4 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
4 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 12 (44.44%) TDD
5 12 (44.44%) React
6 11 (40.74%) Microservices
6 11 (40.74%) Ansible
6 11 (40.74%) DevOps
6 11 (40.74%) Azure
7 10 (37.04%) Agile
7 10 (37.04%) CI/CD
8 9 (33.33%) Serverless
8 9 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (33.33%) Front End Development
8 9 (33.33%) .NET
9 8 (29.63%) Java
9 8 (29.63%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (29.63%) TypeScript
9 8 (29.63%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (25.93%) Terraform
10 7 (25.93%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) MySQL
11 6 (22.22%) Linux
11 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (22.22%) Spring
11 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
11 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (29.63%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 20 (74.07%) AWS
2 11 (40.74%) Azure
3 9 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (33.33%) Serverless
4 8 (29.63%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (22.22%) Amazon Cognito
6 3 (11.11%) Amazon EKS
6 3 (11.11%) OpenShift
6 3 (11.11%) PaaS
7 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (7.41%) Amazon S3
7 2 (7.41%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 2 (7.41%) GCP
7 2 (7.41%) Kong
8 1 (3.70%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (3.70%) AWS Fargate
8 1 (3.70%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (3.70%) Azure Service Bus
8 1 (3.70%) npm
8 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) MPLS
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) BGP
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.70%) GLBP
2 1 (3.70%) HSRP
2 1 (3.70%) IPsec
2 1 (3.70%) OSPF
2 1 (3.70%) PBX
2 1 (3.70%) RIP
2 1 (3.70%) SD-WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Skype
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) VRRP
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
1 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (22.22%) Redis
2 3 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Gradle
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 5 (18.52%) JUnit
3 4 (14.81%) Gatling
3 4 (14.81%) JMeter
3 4 (14.81%) Maven
3 4 (14.81%) MSTest
3 4 (14.81%) Selenium
3 4 (14.81%) Spock
4 2 (7.41%) CircleCI
4 2 (7.41%) GitLab
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) Subversion
5 1 (3.70%) Broccoli
5 1 (3.70%) Grunt
5 1 (3.70%) gulp
5 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.70%) webpack
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Social Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) React Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) Node.js
2 12 (44.44%) React
3 9 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 6 (22.22%) Spring
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Core
5 5 (18.52%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (18.52%) Enzyme
5 5 (18.52%) HTML
5 5 (18.52%) Jest
6 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
6 4 (14.81%) Redux
7 3 (11.11%) Spring Boot
8 2 (7.41%) Next.js
9 1 (3.70%) ARM Templates
9 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.70%) EJS
9 1 (3.70%) Pug
9 1 (3.70%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Native
2 2 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
4 1 (3.70%) AIX
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) TDD
2 11 (40.74%) DevOps
2 11 (40.74%) Microservices
3 10 (37.04%) Agile
3 10 (37.04%) CI/CD
4 9 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (18.52%) MVC
6 5 (18.52%) OO
6 5 (18.52%) SOLID
7 4 (14.81%) BDD
7 4 (14.81%) Event-Driven
7 4 (14.81%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 4 (14.81%) Mob Programming
8 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) TypeScript
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) ES6
5 4 (14.81%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.41%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Accessibility
1 1 (3.70%) COBIT
1 1 (3.70%) GDPR
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) NFS
2 1 (3.70%) pfSense
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) Kubernetes
2 11 (40.74%) Ansible
3 7 (25.93%) Terraform
4 2 (7.41%) Consul
4 2 (7.41%) Kibana
4 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (3.70%) CloudForms
5 1 (3.70%) Grafana
5 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.70%) Istio
5 1 (3.70%) Nagios
5 1 (3.70%) Puppet
5 1 (3.70%) SCOM
5 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
1 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
2 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Software AG
2 1 (3.70%) Splunk
2 1 (3.70%) VMware