Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 60 70
Rank change year-on-year +22 +10 +68
Contract jobs citing Docker 139 98 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.30% 3.08% 2.67%
As % of the System Software category 30.09% 22.22% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 56 44
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -15.00%
10th Percentile £363 £322 £341
90th Percentile £556 £581 £489
England median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year -20.45% - -

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 462 441 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.60% 13.85% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 294 210
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £125 £175 £130
90th Percentile £538 £538 £500
England median daily rate £470 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +7.43% +6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 33 45
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% +2.97%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.07 £10.20
90th Percentile £17.91 £29.50 £20.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.62 £16.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84% +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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +23 77 £407 -9.67% 28
Northamptonshire +14 39 £488 +44.44% 9
Leicestershire +25 20 £475 +15.15% 11
Derbyshire -10 1 - - 3
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 89 (64.03%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (56.83%) Amazon AWS
3 75 (53.96%) DevOps
4 65 (46.76%) Java
5 64 (46.04%) Git (software)
6 58 (41.73%) Jenkins
7 48 (34.53%) Microservices
8 46 (33.09%) Ansible
9 41 (29.50%) Python
9 41 (29.50%) Scrum
10 38 (27.34%) Web Services
10 38 (27.34%) Kubernetes
11 35 (25.18%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (24.46%) TDD
13 32 (23.02%) Linux
14 28 (20.14%) Test Automation
15 27 (19.42%) Spring
16 26 (18.71%) Opscode Chef
17 24 (17.27%) Computer Science
17 24 (17.27%) JavaScript
18 23 (16.55%) CSS
18 23 (16.55%) NoSQL
19 22 (15.83%) JUnit
19 22 (15.83%) Red Hat
19 22 (15.83%) Degree
20 21 (15.11%) Unit Testing
20 21 (15.11%) SQL
20 21 (15.11%) Node.js
21 20 (14.39%) Puppet
21 20 (14.39%) HTML

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 12 (8.63%) nginx
2 9 (6.47%) Confluence
3 5 (3.60%) Apache
3 5 (3.60%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.72%) IIS
4 1 (0.72%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 79 (56.83%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (10.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 11 (7.91%) Route 53
5 10 (7.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (7.19%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (6.47%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (6.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (5.76%) Amazon S3
7 8 (5.76%) OpenShift
8 5 (3.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (3.60%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (2.88%) Tricentis Tosca
10 3 (2.16%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (2.16%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.72%) IaaS
11 1 (0.72%) PaaS
11 1 (0.72%) SaaS
11 1 (0.72%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.63%) HTTP
2 6 (4.32%) SSL
3 4 (2.88%) DHCP
3 4 (2.88%) DNS
3 4 (2.88%) IPsec
3 4 (2.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.72%) DSL
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
4 1 (0.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.55%) NoSQL
2 14 (10.07%) MySQL
3 9 (6.47%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.76%) DB2
5 6 (4.32%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.60%) Big Data
6 5 (3.60%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.60%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.16%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (2.16%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.72%) GIS
Development Applications
1 64 (46.04%) Git (software)
2 58 (41.73%) Jenkins
3 22 (15.83%) JUnit
4 19 (13.67%) Selenium
5 14 (10.07%) JIRA
6 12 (8.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (8.63%) Bitbucket
7 11 (7.91%) Cucumber
7 11 (7.91%) Gradle
7 11 (7.91%) Maven
8 10 (7.19%) Subversion
9 9 (6.47%) Jasmine
9 9 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (6.47%) Travis CI
10 8 (5.76%) Bower
10 8 (5.76%) gulp
10 8 (5.76%) NetBeans
10 8 (5.76%) Yeoman
11 7 (5.04%) Spock
11 7 (5.04%) webpack
General
1 19 (13.67%) Finance
2 4 (2.88%) Marketing
3 2 (1.44%) Banking
3 2 (1.44%) Publishing
4 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.72%) Legal
4 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (44.60%) Developer
2 42 (30.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (20.86%) Java Developer
4 13 (9.35%) Administrator
4 13 (9.35%) Agile Developer
4 13 (9.35%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (8.63%) Automation Tester
5 12 (8.63%) Tester
6 11 (7.91%) Agile Tester
6 11 (7.91%) Developer in Test
6 11 (7.91%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 11 (7.91%) Selenium Tester
6 11 (7.91%) Software Developer
6 11 (7.91%) Test Automation Developer
7 10 (7.19%) AWS Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (5.76%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (5.04%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (5.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.04%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.34%) Web Services
2 27 (19.42%) Spring
3 23 (16.55%) CSS
4 21 (15.11%) Node.js
5 20 (14.39%) HTML
6 19 (13.67%) HTML5
6 19 (13.67%) React
6 19 (13.67%) Spring Boot
7 18 (12.95%) Elastic Stack
8 16 (11.51%) CSS3
9 12 (8.63%) LEMP Stack
9 12 (8.63%) Memcached
9 12 (8.63%) PHP-FPM
9 12 (8.63%) REST
10 11 (7.91%) Kafka
10 11 (7.91%) RESTful
10 11 (7.91%) Sass
11 8 (5.76%) Handlebars
11 8 (5.76%) Java RMI
11 8 (5.76%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.63%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.32%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.88%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.88%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.16%) Clustering
6 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.44%) User Experience
7 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.72%) GPGPU
7 1 (0.72%) PKI
7 1 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.02%) Linux
2 16 (11.51%) CentOS
3 12 (8.63%) Windows
4 7 (5.04%) Unix
5 5 (3.60%) Android
5 5 (3.60%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.88%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.16%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (64.03%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (53.96%) DevOps
3 48 (34.53%) Microservices
4 41 (29.50%) Scrum
5 35 (25.18%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (24.46%) TDD
7 28 (20.14%) Test Automation
8 24 (17.27%) Computer Science
9 21 (15.11%) Unit Testing
10 15 (10.79%) OO
11 13 (9.35%) BDD
11 13 (9.35%) Configuration Management
12 12 (8.63%) Auto-Scaling
12 12 (8.63%) Mentoring
13 11 (7.91%) SDLC
14 10 (7.19%) Front End Development
15 9 (6.47%) Problem-Solving
16 8 (5.76%) API Design
16 8 (5.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 8 (5.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 65 (46.76%) Java
2 41 (29.50%) Python
3 24 (17.27%) JavaScript
4 21 (15.11%) SQL
5 18 (12.95%) Groovy
6 14 (10.07%) PHP
7 13 (9.35%) Bash Shell
8 12 (8.63%) C#
9 11 (7.91%) PowerShell
10 8 (5.76%) Java 8
11 5 (3.60%) Java 9
12 4 (2.88%) Apple Swift
12 4 (2.88%) Scala
13 3 (2.16%) ES7
13 3 (2.16%) Go
13 3 (2.16%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.16%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.72%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 22 (15.83%) Degree
2 11 (7.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 46 (33.09%) Ansible
2 38 (27.34%) Kubernetes
3 26 (18.71%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (14.39%) Puppet
5 14 (10.07%) Nagios
5 14 (10.07%) Terraform
6 12 (8.63%) HAProxy
7 11 (7.91%) Icinga
8 4 (2.88%) Consul
8 4 (2.88%) OpenView
8 4 (2.88%) SCOM
8 4 (2.88%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.72%) logstash
9 1 (0.72%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (15.83%) Red Hat
2 15 (10.79%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.35%) Oracle
4 8 (5.76%) Google
5 6 (4.32%) AppDynamics
6 4 (2.88%) Ab Initio
6 4 (2.88%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.88%) HP
6 4 (2.88%) SAP
7 3 (2.16%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.16%) Splunk
8 1 (0.72%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.72%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.72%) Zend