Period
to 24 October 2021

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 24 October 2021 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
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 73 45 42
Rank change year-on-year -28 -3 -1
Contract jobs citing Docker 27 16 81
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.84% 2.54% 4.38%
As % of the System Software category 10.55% 22.54% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 42
10th Percentile £464 £403 £343
25th Percentile £508 £472 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £480 £416
Median % change year-on-year +9.38% +15.32% -6.46%
75th Percentile £550 £495 £522
90th Percentile £589 " £595
England median daily rate £550 £525 £540
% change year-on-year +4.76% -2.78% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £52.00 -
England median hourly rate £65.50 £35.00 £48.82
% change year-on-year +87.14% -28.30% -18.64%

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 256 71 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.49% 11.27% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 34 193
10th Percentile £94 £120 £130
25th Percentile £163 £140 £185
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £300 £343 £330
Median % change year-on-year -12.41% +3.79% -10.81%
75th Percentile £469 £474 £434
90th Percentile £554 £500 £535
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 11 51
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.52 £10.50
25th Percentile £9.73 £9.90 £11.21
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.50 £14.28
Median % change year-on-year -9.26% -5.46% -4.03%
75th Percentile £14.75 £17.50 £17.50
90th Percentile £15.50 £20.00 £43.49
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -

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 24 October 2021.

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 24 October 2021. 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 -12 20 £545 - 13
Northamptonshire -11 4 £515 +7.29% 6
Leicestershire - 1 £465 - 11
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2021, 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 24 (88.89%) Kubernetes
2 19 (70.37%) DevOps
3 17 (62.96%) Azure
4 15 (55.56%) Linux
5 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (40.74%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) Oracle
8 9 (33.33%) Migration
8 9 (33.33%) IaaS
8 9 (33.33%) PaaS
8 9 (33.33%) AWS
8 9 (33.33%) Microservices
9 8 (29.63%) Terraform
9 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
9 8 (29.63%) Data Protection
9 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
9 8 (29.63%) MySQL
10 7 (25.93%) Windows
10 7 (25.93%) SaaS
10 7 (25.93%) Azure Pipelines
11 6 (22.22%) DevSecOps
11 6 (22.22%) Event Store
11 6 (22.22%) Public Cloud
11 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
11 6 (22.22%) High Availability
11 6 (22.22%) Unix
11 6 (22.22%) ITIL
11 6 (22.22%) WAN
11 6 (22.22%) Java

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 5 (18.52%) JBoss
1 5 (18.52%) NetWeaver
1 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 17 (62.96%) Azure
2 9 (33.33%) AWS
2 9 (33.33%) IaaS
2 9 (33.33%) PaaS
3 7 (25.93%) Azure Pipelines
3 7 (25.93%) SaaS
4 5 (18.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (18.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 5 (18.52%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (14.81%) Datadog
6 2 (7.41%) Twilio
7 1 (3.70%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (3.70%) AWS CodeCommit
7 1 (3.70%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (3.70%) GCP
7 1 (3.70%) GitHub
7 1 (3.70%) npm
7 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
7 1 (3.70%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
1 6 (22.22%) WAN
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) MPLS
2 5 (18.52%) PBX
2 5 (18.52%) SD-WAN
2 5 (18.52%) Skype
2 5 (18.52%) VoIP
2 5 (18.52%) VPN
2 5 (18.52%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) IPv4
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) Event Store
3 5 (18.52%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (18.52%) DB2
3 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
3 5 (18.52%) SAP HANA
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 4 (14.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) GitLab
3 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) JMeter
3 4 (14.81%) JUnit
3 4 (14.81%) Postman
3 4 (14.81%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) Vagrant
5 1 (3.70%) Gradle
5 1 (3.70%) Spinnaker
5 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.70%) webpack
General
1 5 (18.52%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Azure DevOps
2 5 (18.52%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Azure Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.81%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Designer
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Designer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.81%) IT Architect
3 4 (14.81%) IT Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Java Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) AWS Developer
5 2 (7.41%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Middleware
2 5 (18.52%) SAP Basis
2 5 (18.52%) Spring
2 5 (18.52%) Spring Boot
3 4 (14.81%) .NET
4 3 (11.11%) ARM Templates
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) Express
4 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) Node.js
5 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.41%) Next.js
5 2 (7.41%) React
6 1 (3.70%) ADO
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) Django
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 5 (18.52%) PKI
3 3 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) Unix
4 5 (18.52%) AIX
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) DevOps
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Microservices
3 9 (33.33%) Migration
4 8 (29.63%) Data Protection
5 6 (22.22%) DevSecOps
5 6 (22.22%) High Availability
5 6 (22.22%) ITIL
5 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
6 5 (18.52%) Decision-Making
6 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (18.52%) Due Diligence
6 5 (18.52%) Identity Management
6 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure as Code
6 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (18.52%) Remediation Plan
6 5 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (18.52%) Service Management
6 5 (18.52%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) Java 8
4 4 (14.81%) Java 11
4 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
4 4 (14.81%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) C
5 2 (7.41%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.70%) Go
6 1 (3.70%) Lua
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) COBIT
1 5 (18.52%) GDPR
1 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (88.89%) Kubernetes
2 8 (29.63%) Terraform
3 5 (18.52%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 4 (14.81%) Prometheus
5 1 (3.70%) Ansible
5 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.70%) Packer
5 1 (3.70%) Puppet
5 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 5 (18.52%) SAP
3 5 (18.52%) Software AG
4 1 (3.70%) Alibaba
4 1 (3.70%) IBM