Period
to 6 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 August 2020 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 of England
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 69 77
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8 +28
Contract jobs citing Docker 52 130 135
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 3.22% 3.01% 2.79%
As % of the System Software category 21.49% 21.70% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 94 88
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -2.91%
10th Percentile £289 £375 £400
90th Percentile £575 £687 £663
England median daily rate £525 £538 £525
% change year-on-year -2.33% +2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £43.53 £52.50
% change year-on-year -19.60% -17.08% -6.82%

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 of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 242 599 661
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.98% 13.89% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 350 353
Median daily rate £350 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +10.00% +2.74%
10th Percentile £134 £156 £150
90th Percentile £550 £620 £561
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 66
Median hourly rate £20.50 £15.07 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.05% -8.68% -0.92%
10th Percentile £17.26 £11.17 £12.75
90th Percentile £66.00 £45.75 £33.13
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.62 £16.50
% change year-on-year +14.35% +0.70% +4.60%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Docker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in the East of England

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Docker in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Docker in the East of England

Docker
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Docker in the East of England over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Docker in the East of England

Docker
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Docker in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Docker in the East of England

Docker
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 6 August 2020. 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
Hertfordshire +42 17 £303 -37.95% 16
Cambridgeshire +12 17 £500 -16.67% 20
Essex +12 13 £480 -8.57% 8
Suffolk +6 4 - - 1
Bedfordshire +23 1 £500 -
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 of England region with a requirement for Docker.

1 25 (48.08%) Kubernetes
2 23 (44.23%) AWS
3 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (38.46%) JIRA
3 20 (38.46%) MySQL
4 19 (36.54%) Linux
5 18 (34.62%) Python
5 18 (34.62%) Java
5 18 (34.62%) TDD
6 17 (32.69%) Terraform
6 17 (32.69%) Confluence
7 16 (30.77%) Microservices
7 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
8 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 13 (25.00%) BDD
9 13 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 12 (23.08%) Azure
10 12 (23.08%) DevOps
10 12 (23.08%) Scrum
11 11 (21.15%) Kanban
11 11 (21.15%) PHP
11 11 (21.15%) J2EE
11 11 (21.15%) Ansible
11 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
12 10 (19.23%) Spring Boot
12 10 (19.23%) SQL
12 10 (19.23%) Spring
12 10 (19.23%) Java 8
13 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
13 9 (17.31%) Puppet

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 17 (32.69%) Confluence
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) JBoss
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 23 (44.23%) AWS
2 12 (23.08%) Azure
3 6 (11.54%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (11.54%) Serverless
4 3 (5.77%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (5.77%) GitHub
4 3 (5.77%) Power Platform
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.85%) SaaS
6 1 (1.92%) IaaS
6 1 (1.92%) iPaaS
6 1 (1.92%) Office 365
6 1 (1.92%) PaaS
6 1 (1.92%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) HTTP
2 4 (7.69%) SSL
2 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.85%) Firewall
3 2 (3.85%) FTP
3 2 (3.85%) SMS
4 1 (1.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (5.77%) Data Lake
2 3 (5.77%) HDInsight
2 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.77%) Power BI
2 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.77%) Semantic Layer
3 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.92%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (38.46%) JIRA
2 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 13 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (15.38%) Checkstyle
5 7 (13.46%) Bitbucket
5 7 (13.46%) Vagrant
6 4 (7.69%) Subversion
7 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.77%) JMeter
7 3 (5.77%) SoapUI
7 3 (5.77%) Zephyr
8 2 (3.85%) Gatling
8 2 (3.85%) GitLab
8 2 (3.85%) Maven
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.92%) Geb
9 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.92%) Spock
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.85%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.92%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) PHP Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Data Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Head of DevOps
5 3 (5.77%) Java Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (5.77%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 3 (5.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Python Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Scala Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) J2EE
2 10 (19.23%) Spring
2 10 (19.23%) Spring Boot
3 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
3 5 (9.62%) Laravel
3 5 (9.62%) Middleware
4 4 (7.69%) .NET
4 4 (7.69%) SOAP
4 4 (7.69%) Vue.js
4 4 (7.69%) XML
5 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Core
5 3 (5.77%) Node.js
5 3 (5.77%) Vuetify.js
5 3 (5.77%) Web Services
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.85%) Play Framework
6 2 (3.85%) XML Messaging
7 1 (1.92%) D3.js
7 1 (1.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (5.77%) Data Structures
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.77%) Replication
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) CoreOS
4 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.92%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) VMS
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) TDD
3 16 (30.77%) Microservices
4 13 (25.00%) BDD
5 12 (23.08%) DevOps
5 12 (23.08%) Scrum
6 11 (21.15%) Kanban
7 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
8 8 (15.38%) Pair Programming
8 8 (15.38%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 7 (13.46%) Test Strategy
10 6 (11.54%) Analytics
10 6 (11.54%) API Design
10 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure as Code
11 5 (9.62%) Process Improvement
12 4 (7.69%) Machine Learning
12 4 (7.69%) Open Source
12 4 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
12 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (7.69%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) Java
1 18 (34.62%) Python
2 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
3 11 (21.15%) PHP
4 10 (19.23%) Java 8
4 10 (19.23%) SQL
5 4 (7.69%) C#
5 4 (7.69%) Perl
6 3 (5.77%) PHP 7
6 3 (5.77%) Scala
7 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.92%) C
8 1 (1.92%) Haskell
8 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.92%) R
8 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ISEB
2 1 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.85%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (48.08%) Kubernetes
2 17 (32.69%) Terraform
3 11 (21.15%) Ansible
4 9 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (17.31%) Puppet
5 6 (11.54%) Packer
6 1 (1.92%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.92%) Opsgenie
6 1 (1.92%) Rancher
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Tableau
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) Talend
3 3 (5.77%) WSO2
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) Zend