Period
to 18 April 2019

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 April 2019 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 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 41 103
Rank change year-on-year +12 +62 +21
Contract jobs citing Docker 138 135 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.10% 4.49% 1.47%
As % of the System Software category 34.76% 30.47% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 82 26
East Midlands median daily rate £488 £463 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.35% +12.18% -25.00%
10th Percentile £346 £369 £356
90th Percentile £638 £593 £563
England median daily rate £549 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.52% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year -22.22% -3.74% -

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 397 443 417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.54% 14.74% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 271 237
East Midlands median daily rate £423 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.18% +8.57% +14.29%
10th Percentile £131 £175 £168
90th Percentile £575 £560 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 35 54
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.55 £12.30 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.03% +0.41% -5.77%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.20 £10.00
90th Percentile £15.44 £21.14 £22.04
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +3.23%

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 April 2019.

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 April 2019. 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 61 £450 -10.00% 8
Northamptonshire +13 46 £525 +34.62% 2
Leicestershire +25 19 £475 -5.00% 3
Derbyshire -9 7 £450 +5.88% 1
Lincolnshire -11 2 £350 -36.36%
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, 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 83 (60.14%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (49.28%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (47.83%) DevOps
3 66 (47.83%) Microservices
3 66 (47.83%) Java
4 59 (42.75%) Git (software)
5 54 (39.13%) Kubernetes
6 52 (37.68%) Jenkins
7 39 (28.26%) Linux
8 37 (26.81%) TDD
9 34 (24.64%) Scrum
10 33 (23.91%) Terraform
11 31 (22.46%) Spring Boot
12 29 (21.01%) Opscode Chef
12 29 (21.01%) Maven
12 29 (21.01%) SQL
13 28 (20.29%) CSS
13 28 (20.29%) Microsoft Azure
14 27 (19.57%) Web Services
14 27 (19.57%) Python
15 26 (18.84%) Spring
16 25 (18.12%) JavaScript
16 25 (18.12%) Ansible
17 24 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (15.94%) OpenShift
19 21 (15.22%) HTML
20 19 (13.77%) HTML5
20 19 (13.77%) NoSQL
20 19 (13.77%) Node.js
21 18 (13.04%) Groovy

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 10 (7.25%) Confluence
2 8 (5.80%) Apache
3 7 (5.07%) JBoss
3 7 (5.07%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.62%) nginx
5 4 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.90%) IIS
6 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 68 (49.28%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (20.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (15.94%) OpenShift
4 9 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (5.07%) Office 365
6 6 (4.35%) PaaS
6 6 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (3.62%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (2.90%) Amazon S3
8 4 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.90%) Route 53
9 3 (2.17%) Coveralls
9 3 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (2.17%) SaaS
9 3 (2.17%) Serverless
10 2 (1.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (1.45%) IaaS
10 2 (1.45%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.07%) HTTP
2 5 (3.62%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (2.17%) DNS
4 1 (0.72%) Firewall
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
4 1 (0.72%) SAN
4 1 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.77%) NoSQL
2 13 (9.42%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.70%) MySQL
4 10 (7.25%) Relational Database
5 9 (6.52%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.07%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.35%) Blockchain
8 5 (3.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (2.90%) DB2
9 4 (2.90%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.45%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.72%) Amazon Aurora
12 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 59 (42.75%) Git (software)
2 52 (37.68%) Jenkins
3 29 (21.01%) Maven
4 18 (13.04%) JIRA
5 16 (11.59%) JUnit
6 13 (9.42%) Gradle
6 13 (9.42%) Travis CI
7 11 (7.97%) Bitbucket
8 10 (7.25%) Selenium
8 10 (7.25%) TeamCity
9 9 (6.52%) Bitbucket Server
10 8 (5.80%) SonarQube
11 7 (5.07%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (5.07%) Vagrant
12 6 (4.35%) gulp
12 6 (4.35%) MSBuild
12 6 (4.35%) RSpec
12 6 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
13 5 (3.62%) Spock
13 5 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (2.17%) Marketing
3 2 (1.45%) Banking
3 2 (1.45%) Publishing
4 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.72%) Electronics
4 1 (0.72%) Law
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (52.90%) Developer
2 31 (22.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (19.57%) Java Developer
4 15 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 13 (9.42%) Software Developer
6 12 (8.70%) AWS Developer
7 11 (7.97%) AWS Engineer
7 11 (7.97%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (7.25%) .NET Developer
9 9 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (5.80%) Architect
10 8 (5.80%) AWS DevOps
11 7 (5.07%) Agile Developer
11 7 (5.07%) Java Software Developer
12 6 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 6 (4.35%) Lead Developer
12 6 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (3.62%) Administrator
13 5 (3.62%) Backend Developer
13 5 (3.62%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.46%) Spring Boot
2 28 (20.29%) CSS
3 27 (19.57%) Web Services
4 26 (18.84%) Spring
5 21 (15.22%) HTML
6 19 (13.77%) HTML5
6 19 (13.77%) Node.js
7 15 (10.87%) .NET
7 15 (10.87%) AngularJS
7 15 (10.87%) Hibernate
8 13 (9.42%) CSS3
8 13 (9.42%) Elastic Stack
9 12 (8.70%) Redux
10 11 (7.97%) React
11 10 (7.25%) GraphQL
11 10 (7.25%) REST
12 9 (6.52%) Kafka
12 9 (6.52%) Sass
13 8 (5.80%) .NET Core
13 8 (5.80%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.97%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.62%) User Experience
4 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.45%) Clustering
5 2 (1.45%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.45%) Fintech
5 2 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.26%) Linux
2 12 (8.70%) CentOS
3 10 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (7.25%) Windows
4 7 (5.07%) Unix
5 3 (2.17%) Android
5 3 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (60.14%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (47.83%) DevOps
2 66 (47.83%) Microservices
3 37 (26.81%) TDD
4 34 (24.64%) Scrum
5 24 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (10.87%) OO
6 15 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (10.14%) Computer Science
7 14 (10.14%) SDLC
8 13 (9.42%) Test Automation
9 12 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 12 (8.70%) Front End Development
9 12 (8.70%) Unit Testing
10 11 (7.97%) BDD
10 11 (7.97%) User Stories
11 10 (7.25%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.52%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 9 (6.52%) SOLID
13 8 (5.80%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (47.83%) Java
2 29 (21.01%) SQL
3 27 (19.57%) Python
4 25 (18.12%) JavaScript
5 18 (13.04%) Groovy
6 16 (11.59%) Java 8
7 14 (10.14%) C#
8 11 (7.97%) PHP
9 7 (5.07%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.35%) Ruby
11 4 (2.90%) Go
11 4 (2.90%) Perl
12 3 (2.17%) Apple Swift
12 3 (2.17%) ES7
12 3 (2.17%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.17%) Scala
12 3 (2.17%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.45%) ES6
13 2 (1.45%) PHP 7
13 2 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (5.80%) Degree
2 7 (5.07%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.62%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.45%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 54 (39.13%) Kubernetes
2 33 (23.91%) Terraform
3 29 (21.01%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (18.12%) Ansible
5 12 (8.70%) Puppet
6 8 (5.80%) Nagios
7 6 (4.35%) Packer
8 4 (2.90%) HAProxy
8 4 (2.90%) Kibana
9 3 (2.17%) Consul
9 3 (2.17%) Icinga
9 3 (2.17%) Salt
10 1 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.72%) logstash
10 1 (0.72%) Mesos
10 1 (0.72%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 16 (11.59%) Microsoft
1 16 (11.59%) Red Hat
2 13 (9.42%) Oracle
3 10 (7.25%) AppDynamics
4 9 (6.52%) Google
5 8 (5.80%) VMware
6 6 (4.35%) Splunk
7 5 (3.62%) Cisco
7 5 (3.62%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.17%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.45%) WooCommerce
9 2 (1.45%) Zend
10 1 (0.72%) New Relic
10 1 (0.72%) SAP
10 1 (0.72%) Twitter
10 1 (0.72%) WSO2