Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 43 76
Rank change year-on-year +2 +33 -4
Contract jobs citing Docker 98 129 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.73% 4.49% 2.32%
As % of the System Software category 25.65% 29.25% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 89 50
East Midlands median daily rate £423 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £339 £363 £356
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
England median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.57 £55.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year -18.97% +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 382 441 428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 18.44% 15.36% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 247 290
East Midlands median daily rate £355 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +15.38% -12.16%
10th Percentile £132 £129 £170
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 29
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.28 £14.03 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +14.02% -8.89%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.48 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.57 £17.50 £15.85
England median hourly rate £16.54 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.24% +3.13% +1.59%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +3 61 £475 +15.15% 22
Northamptonshire -2 11 £400 -5.88% 5
Leicestershire +8 10 £355 -25.26% 7
Derbyshire +2 7 £438 +2.94% 3
Lincolnshire +3 4 £500 - 3
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 62 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 56 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (53.06%) Jenkins
3 52 (53.06%) DevOps
4 44 (44.90%) Kubernetes
5 39 (39.80%) Scrum
6 34 (34.69%) Microservices
7 32 (32.65%) Java
7 32 (32.65%) Linux
8 30 (30.61%) Terraform
9 28 (28.57%) Ansible
10 26 (26.53%) .NET
11 24 (24.49%) Bitbucket
12 23 (23.47%) HTML
13 22 (22.45%) JavaScript
13 22 (22.45%) CSS
14 21 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (21.43%) TDD
14 21 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
15 20 (20.41%) JIRA
15 20 (20.41%) Web Services
15 20 (20.41%) Configuration Management
16 19 (19.39%) OpenShift
17 18 (18.37%) Finance
17 18 (18.37%) Python
17 18 (18.37%) Travis CI
18 17 (17.35%) C#
18 17 (17.35%) Computer Science
18 17 (17.35%) HTML5

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 16 (16.33%) Confluence
2 9 (9.18%) IIS
3 6 (6.12%) Apache
4 4 (4.08%) JBoss
5 3 (3.06%) iPlanet
5 3 (3.06%) nginx
6 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.04%) WordPress
7 1 (1.02%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 56 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (19.39%) OpenShift
3 17 (17.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 17 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (8.16%) PaaS
5 7 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (6.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (5.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (3.06%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (3.06%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (3.06%) Amazon S3
9 3 (3.06%) Coveralls
9 3 (3.06%) Datadog
9 3 (3.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (2.04%) BrowserStack
10 2 (2.04%) IaaS
10 2 (2.04%) npm
10 2 (2.04%) Office 365
10 2 (2.04%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) HTTP
1 7 (7.14%) Internet
2 4 (4.08%) DNS
3 2 (2.04%) SSL
4 1 (1.02%) Firewall
4 1 (1.02%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.35%) NoSQL
2 12 (12.24%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.14%) MySQL
4 6 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (4.08%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (4.08%) DB2
5 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.06%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.04%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (2.04%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 56 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 52 (53.06%) Jenkins
3 24 (24.49%) Bitbucket
4 20 (20.41%) JIRA
5 18 (18.37%) Travis CI
6 16 (16.33%) Maven
7 10 (10.20%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (9.18%) JUnit
8 9 (9.18%) MSBuild
9 8 (8.16%) Gradle
10 7 (7.14%) Moq
11 6 (6.12%) Jasmine
12 4 (4.08%) gulp
12 4 (4.08%) Mocha
12 4 (4.08%) NetBeans
12 4 (4.08%) TeamCity
12 4 (4.08%) webpack
13 3 (3.06%) GitLab
13 3 (3.06%) Selenium
13 3 (3.06%) SonarQube
General
1 18 (18.37%) Finance
2 2 (2.04%) Banking
2 2 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (44.90%) Developer
2 30 (30.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (17.35%) Cloud Engineer
4 15 (15.31%) .NET Developer
5 14 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
6 12 (12.24%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (6.12%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (5.10%) AWS DevOps
9 5 (5.10%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Lead Java Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.53%) .NET
2 23 (23.47%) HTML
3 22 (22.45%) CSS
4 20 (20.41%) Web Services
5 17 (17.35%) HTML5
6 15 (15.31%) ASP.NET
7 14 (14.29%) .NET Core
8 13 (13.27%) CSS3
8 13 (13.27%) Node.js
9 10 (10.20%) AngularJS
10 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (9.18%) Kafka
10 9 (9.18%) REST
10 9 (9.18%) Spring
11 8 (8.16%) React
12 5 (5.10%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.10%) Sass
13 4 (4.08%) Hibernate
13 4 (4.08%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.10%) Cloud Native
3 3 (3.06%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.06%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.06%) User Experience
4 2 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.65%) Linux
2 13 (13.27%) CentOS
3 7 (7.14%) Unix
3 7 (7.14%) Windows
4 6 (6.12%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (1.02%) Android
6 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (53.06%) DevOps
3 39 (39.80%) Scrum
4 34 (34.69%) Microservices
5 21 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (21.43%) TDD
6 20 (20.41%) Configuration Management
7 17 (17.35%) Computer Science
8 16 (16.33%) MVC
8 16 (16.33%) Unit Testing
9 15 (15.31%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (13.27%) Test Automation
11 11 (11.22%) Mathematics
12 10 (10.20%) Software Engineering
13 9 (9.18%) BDD
13 9 (9.18%) Front End Development
13 9 (9.18%) Issue Tracking
13 9 (9.18%) Reverse Engineering
13 9 (9.18%) Systems Engineering
14 6 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.65%) Java
2 22 (22.45%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.37%) Python
4 17 (17.35%) C#
5 13 (13.27%) Groovy
6 12 (12.24%) SQL
7 6 (6.12%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.12%) PHP
8 5 (5.10%) TypeScript
9 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.06%) Java 8
11 2 (2.04%) ES6
11 2 (2.04%) PHP 7
11 2 (2.04%) R
12 1 (1.02%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.02%) ES7
12 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.12%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) DBS Check
2 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 44 (44.90%) Kubernetes
2 30 (30.61%) Terraform
3 28 (28.57%) Ansible
4 21 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (9.18%) Puppet
6 4 (4.08%) Consul
6 4 (4.08%) Mesos
7 2 (2.04%) Salt
7 2 (2.04%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.02%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.24%) Splunk
3 11 (11.22%) Red Hat
4 9 (9.18%) AppDynamics
5 6 (6.12%) Google
6 5 (5.10%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 4 (4.08%) New Relic
7 4 (4.08%) Oracle
7 4 (4.08%) VMware
8 3 (3.06%) MuleSoft
9 2 (2.04%) WooCommerce
9 2 (2.04%) Zend
10 1 (1.02%) Dynatrace
10 1 (1.02%) Twitter