Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 76 72
Rank change year-on-year +33 -4 +77
Contract jobs citing Docker 129 72 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.49% 2.31% 2.16%
As % of the System Software category 29.25% 16.78% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 50 48
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £363 £356 £350
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year +17.02% - -

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 441 429 358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.37% 13.77% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 291 213
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -12.16% +13.85%
10th Percentile £129 £170 £135
90th Percentile £538 £475 £598
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 29 37
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.03 £12.30 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.02% -8.89% -
10th Percentile £10.48 £10.00 £10.30
90th Percentile £17.50 £15.85 £21.50
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.86
% change year-on-year +3.13% +0.91% -3.91%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Docker as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker in the East Midlands

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor 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 18 August 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire +10 68 £413 -8.33% 17
Northamptonshire +6 33 £425 +6.25% 3
Derbyshire +26 15 £425 +13.33% 2
Leicestershire +2 7 £475 +1.06% 3
Lincolnshire +2 1 - - 1
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Docker.

1 64 (49.61%) DevOps
2 61 (47.29%) Git (software)
3 56 (43.41%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (41.09%) Java
6 50 (38.76%) Jenkins
7 39 (30.23%) Linux
8 37 (28.68%) Microservices
9 35 (27.13%) Bash Shell
9 35 (27.13%) Windows
10 33 (25.58%) TDD
10 33 (25.58%) Scrum
11 30 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
11 30 (23.26%) Kubernetes
12 29 (22.48%) Configuration Management
13 28 (21.71%) Web Services
14 27 (20.93%) Spring
15 24 (18.60%) Ansible
16 23 (17.83%) Puppet
17 22 (17.05%) JavaScript
18 21 (16.28%) Python
18 21 (16.28%) Red Hat
18 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
19 20 (15.50%) PowerShell
19 20 (15.50%) Cucumber
20 19 (14.73%) Node.js
20 19 (14.73%) Continuous Integration
21 17 (13.18%) Unit Testing
21 17 (13.18%) Test Automation
21 17 (13.18%) JUnit

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 14 (10.85%) Apache
2 12 (9.30%) nginx
3 4 (3.10%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.33%) Confluence
4 3 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.33%) WildFly
5 2 (1.55%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.78%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 56 (43.41%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (6.98%) PaaS
5 7 (5.43%) OpenShift
5 7 (5.43%) SaaS
6 6 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (3.88%) IaaS
8 3 (2.33%) Tricentis Tosca
9 2 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.55%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.78%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.78%) GitHub
10 1 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.78%) Route 53
10 1 (0.78%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.78%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.85%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.08%) DSL
2 13 (10.08%) Firewall
3 7 (5.43%) HTTP
4 5 (3.88%) Wireshark
5 4 (3.10%) SSL
6 3 (2.33%) DHCP
6 3 (2.33%) DNS
6 3 (2.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.63%) MongoDB
2 13 (10.08%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.10%) DB2
4 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (2.33%) Big Data
5 3 (2.33%) MySQL
5 3 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.55%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.55%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.78%) Flink
7 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 61 (47.29%) Git (software)
2 50 (38.76%) Jenkins
3 20 (15.50%) Cucumber
4 17 (13.18%) JUnit
5 13 (10.08%) Gradle
6 10 (7.75%) gulp
7 9 (6.98%) JIRA
7 9 (6.98%) Selenium
8 7 (5.43%) Bower
8 7 (5.43%) Jasmine
8 7 (5.43%) Maven
8 7 (5.43%) webpack
8 7 (5.43%) Yeoman
9 6 (4.65%) Bitbucket
10 5 (3.88%) Artifactory
10 5 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (3.10%) HP UFT
11 4 (3.10%) IntelliJ
11 4 (3.10%) NetBeans
11 4 (3.10%) Subversion
General
1 13 (10.08%) Finance
2 3 (2.33%) Games
3 2 (1.55%) Marketing
3 2 (1.55%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Digital Economy
4 1 (0.78%) Law
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (33.33%) Developer
2 38 (29.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (16.28%) Java Developer
4 13 (10.08%) Administrator
5 11 (8.53%) Architect
5 11 (8.53%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (7.75%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (6.98%) AWS DevOps
7 9 (6.98%) AWS Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (3.88%) Developer in Test
10 5 (3.88%) Lead DevOps
10 5 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.88%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.88%) Tester
11 4 (3.10%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.71%) Web Services
2 27 (20.93%) Spring
3 19 (14.73%) Node.js
4 16 (12.40%) HTML
5 15 (11.63%) CSS
5 15 (11.63%) Spring Boot
6 14 (10.85%) HTML5
7 13 (10.08%) React
8 12 (9.30%) CSS3
9 9 (6.98%) AngularJS
9 9 (6.98%) RAML
9 9 (6.98%) Sass
9 9 (6.98%) WireMock
10 7 (5.43%) Handlebars
10 7 (5.43%) jQuery
11 6 (4.65%) RESTful
12 5 (3.88%) .NET
12 5 (3.88%) Middleware
12 5 (3.88%) REST
13 4 (3.10%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.75%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (2.33%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.55%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.55%) User Experience
7 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.23%) Linux
2 35 (27.13%) Windows
3 14 (10.85%) CentOS
4 13 (10.08%) Ubuntu
4 13 (10.08%) Windows 10
5 12 (9.30%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.10%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.33%) Unix
8 1 (0.78%) Android
8 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (49.61%) DevOps
2 54 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (28.68%) Microservices
4 33 (25.58%) Scrum
4 33 (25.58%) TDD
5 29 (22.48%) Configuration Management
6 19 (14.73%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (13.18%) Test Automation
7 17 (13.18%) Unit Testing
8 16 (12.40%) Open Source
9 13 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (7.75%) BDD
11 9 (6.98%) Deployment Automation
11 9 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (6.20%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (6.20%) Front End Development
12 8 (6.20%) SOA
13 7 (5.43%) Web Design
13 7 (5.43%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (41.09%) Java
2 35 (27.13%) Bash Shell
3 22 (17.05%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.28%) Python
5 20 (15.50%) PowerShell
6 16 (12.40%) C#
7 12 (9.30%) Java 8
8 11 (8.53%) SQL
9 10 (7.75%) Groovy
10 9 (6.98%) Java 9
11 6 (4.65%) Perl
12 3 (2.33%) C
12 3 (2.33%) Go
12 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.33%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.55%) C++
13 2 (1.55%) PHP
13 2 (1.55%) R
13 2 (1.55%) Scala
14 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.43%) Degree
2 3 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) QA
1 5 (3.88%) TickIT
2 2 (1.55%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (7.75%) LXC
2 4 (3.10%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.55%) Samba
4 1 (0.78%) NFS
4 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (23.26%) Kubernetes
1 30 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (18.60%) Ansible
3 23 (17.83%) Puppet
4 10 (7.75%) Terraform
5 4 (3.10%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (3.10%) Rancher
6 3 (2.33%) OpenView
6 3 (2.33%) SCOM
6 3 (2.33%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (16.28%) Red Hat
2 13 (10.08%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.53%) Google
4 9 (6.98%) Oracle
5 6 (4.65%) AppDynamics
6 4 (3.10%) SAP
6 4 (3.10%) Splunk
7 3 (2.33%) HP
7 3 (2.33%) Talend
7 3 (2.33%) WSO2
8 2 (1.55%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.55%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.55%) Capita
8 2 (1.55%) New Relic
9 1 (0.78%) Apigee
9 1 (0.78%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.78%) VMware
9 1 (0.78%) Zend