Period
to 15 October 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 15 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 66 60
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6 +85
Contract jobs citing Docker 112 80 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.07% 2.64% 2.89%
As % of the System Software category 26.11% 21.00% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 49 56
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £352 £356 £350
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
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 £57.50 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year +22.34% - -

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 429 381 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.57% 12.60% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 263 210
East Midlands median daily rate £370 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.85% -18.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £126 £173 £131
90th Percentile £527 £500 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 26 34
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.46% -3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.17 £10.15
90th Percentile £17.52 £35.13 £20.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £15.75
% change year-on-year -4.79% +6.70% -1.56%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 64 £401 -11.00% 25
Northamptonshire +6 32 £415 +18.57% 12
Leicestershire +7 11 £463 +12.12% 4
Derbyshire +4 1 £513 +36.67% 5
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Docker.

1 73 (65.18%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (51.79%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (50.89%) Java
4 56 (50.00%) DevOps
5 48 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 42 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 37 (33.04%) Ansible
8 36 (32.14%) Kubernetes
9 34 (30.36%) Microservices
10 33 (29.46%) Python
11 32 (28.57%) Scrum
12 31 (27.68%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (26.79%) TDD
14 29 (25.89%) Web Services
15 28 (25.00%) Spring
16 23 (20.54%) Opscode Chef
16 23 (20.54%) Test Automation
17 22 (19.64%) Linux
18 20 (17.86%) JavaScript
18 20 (17.86%) JUnit
19 19 (16.96%) Computer Science
20 18 (16.07%) NoSQL
20 18 (16.07%) Node.js
21 17 (15.18%) Puppet
21 17 (15.18%) Microsoft Azure
21 17 (15.18%) Unit Testing
21 17 (15.18%) HTML
21 17 (15.18%) Red Hat
22 16 (14.29%) Configuration Management
22 16 (14.29%) C#

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 (7.14%) nginx
2 7 (6.25%) Confluence
3 5 (4.46%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.79%) Apache
4 2 (1.79%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.79%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.79%) WildFly
5 1 (0.89%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 58 (51.79%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (15.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.93%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (8.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (8.04%) OpenShift
4 9 (8.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 7 (6.25%) Route 53
6 5 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (3.57%) Amazon S3
7 4 (3.57%) Tricentis Tosca
8 3 (2.68%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.79%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (1.79%) Amazon Glacier
9 2 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (1.79%) PaaS
9 2 (1.79%) SaaS
10 1 (0.89%) GitHub
10 1 (0.89%) IaaS
10 1 (0.89%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.71%) HTTP
2 7 (6.25%) SSL
3 5 (4.46%) DHCP
3 5 (4.46%) DNS
3 5 (4.46%) IPsec
3 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.89%) DSL
4 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) NoSQL
2 9 (8.04%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (7.14%) MySQL
4 7 (6.25%) DB2
4 7 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (3.57%) Big Data
6 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.79%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.79%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.89%) Flink
8 1 (0.89%) GIS
8 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 48 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 42 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 20 (17.86%) JUnit
4 15 (13.39%) Selenium
5 14 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 14 (12.50%) JIRA
6 11 (9.82%) Bitbucket
7 10 (8.93%) Gradle
8 9 (8.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (8.04%) Maven
9 8 (7.14%) gulp
10 7 (6.25%) Artifactory
10 7 (6.25%) Jasmine
10 7 (6.25%) NetBeans
10 7 (6.25%) Subversion
11 6 (5.36%) Bower
11 6 (5.36%) webpack
11 6 (5.36%) Yeoman
12 5 (4.46%) HP UFT
12 5 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (0.89%) Digital Economy
3 1 (0.89%) Legal
3 1 (0.89%) Marketing
3 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (41.96%) Developer
2 34 (30.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (24.11%) Java Developer
4 9 (8.04%) Automation Tester
4 9 (8.04%) Tester
5 8 (7.14%) Administrator
5 8 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (7.14%) Developer in Test
5 8 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (7.14%) Test Automation Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Agile Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Agile Tester
6 7 (6.25%) Architect
6 7 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (6.25%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 7 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
7 6 (5.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (4.46%) Java Automation Tester
8 5 (4.46%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.89%) Web Services
2 28 (25.00%) Spring
3 18 (16.07%) Node.js
4 17 (15.18%) HTML
5 16 (14.29%) CSS
6 15 (13.39%) HTML5
6 15 (13.39%) Spring Boot
7 14 (12.50%) CSS3
7 14 (12.50%) React
8 10 (8.93%) Elastic Stack
8 10 (8.93%) REST
9 9 (8.04%) Kafka
10 8 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
10 8 (7.14%) Memcached
10 8 (7.14%) PHP-FPM
10 8 (7.14%) RAML
10 8 (7.14%) WireMock
11 7 (6.25%) AngularJS
11 7 (6.25%) OSGi
11 7 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.96%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 6 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.68%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) Clustering
7 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.89%) GPGPU
7 1 (0.89%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.89%) PKI
7 1 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.64%) Linux
2 11 (9.82%) CentOS
3 9 (8.04%) Windows
4 5 (4.46%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.68%) Unix
6 2 (1.79%) Android
6 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (65.18%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (50.00%) DevOps
3 34 (30.36%) Microservices
4 32 (28.57%) Scrum
5 31 (27.68%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (26.79%) TDD
7 23 (20.54%) Test Automation
8 17 (15.18%) Unit Testing
9 16 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 12 (10.71%) BDD
11 10 (8.93%) Mentoring
11 10 (8.93%) OO
12 8 (7.14%) Build Automation
13 7 (6.25%) Auto-Scaling
13 7 (6.25%) Integration Testing
13 7 (6.25%) Mathematics
13 7 (6.25%) Pair Programming
13 7 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (6.25%) SDLC
13 7 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 57 (50.89%) Java
2 33 (29.46%) Python
3 20 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 16 (14.29%) C#
4 16 (14.29%) Groovy
4 16 (14.29%) SQL
5 13 (11.61%) Bash Shell
6 11 (9.82%) Java 8
6 11 (9.82%) PowerShell
7 10 (8.93%) PHP
8 7 (6.25%) Java 9
9 4 (3.57%) Go
10 3 (2.68%) Scala
11 2 (1.79%) Perl
11 2 (1.79%) R
11 2 (1.79%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.89%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.89%) GLSL
12 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (13.39%) Degree
2 7 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.79%) PhD
3 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (33.04%) Ansible
2 36 (32.14%) Kubernetes
3 23 (20.54%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (15.18%) Puppet
5 10 (8.93%) Terraform
6 8 (7.14%) HAProxy
6 8 (7.14%) Icinga
6 8 (7.14%) Nagios
7 4 (3.57%) OpenView
7 4 (3.57%) SCOM
7 4 (3.57%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.89%) Consul
8 1 (0.89%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 17 (15.18%) Red Hat
2 13 (11.61%) Oracle
3 12 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.14%) Google
5 7 (6.25%) AppDynamics
6 4 (3.57%) Ab Initio
6 4 (3.57%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.57%) HP
6 4 (3.57%) SAP
7 3 (2.68%) Splunk
8 1 (0.89%) Apigee
8 1 (0.89%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.89%) VMware
8 1 (0.89%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.89%) Zend