Period
to 1 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 1 April 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 56 54 72
Rank change year-on-year -2 +18 +9
Contract jobs citing Docker 43 79 65
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.45% 3.17% 2.32%
As % of the System Software category 22.75% 25.16% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 62 47
Median daily rate £463 £625 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.00% +19.05% +40.00%
10th Percentile £383 £379 £398
90th Percentile £618 £700 £613
Scotland median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +25.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £75.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +77.65% - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 189 314 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.75% 12.59% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 154 170
Median daily rate £410 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £127 £136 £144
90th Percentile £587 £700 £600
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 3
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.27 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.97% -54.34% +166.67%
10th Percentile £13.92 £14.02 £19.53
90th Percentile £62.50 £46.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +34.29% -12.50% +23.61%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Docker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Edinburgh

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Docker in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Docker in Edinburgh

Docker
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Docker in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Docker in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Docker.

1 29 (67.44%) Kubernetes
2 23 (53.49%) Java
3 20 (46.51%) DevOps
4 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
4 16 (37.21%) Spring
5 15 (34.88%) Azure
6 14 (32.56%) Python
7 12 (27.91%) Linux
7 12 (27.91%) AWS
7 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (25.58%) React
9 10 (23.26%) Microservices
9 10 (23.26%) Node.js
9 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
9 10 (23.26%) CSS
9 10 (23.26%) HTML
9 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
10 9 (20.93%) Public Sector
11 8 (18.60%) Oracle
11 8 (18.60%) RESTful
12 7 (16.28%) Kafka
12 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
12 7 (16.28%) SQL
12 7 (16.28%) Ansible
13 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
13 6 (13.95%) Spring Boot
13 6 (13.95%) Terraform
13 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
13 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (13.95%) Banking

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (6.98%) Apache
1 3 (6.98%) nginx
2 2 (4.65%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.88%) Azure
2 12 (27.91%) AWS
3 6 (13.95%) GitHub
4 5 (11.63%) GCP
5 4 (9.30%) OpenShift
6 3 (6.98%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (4.65%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (4.65%) Serverless
8 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
8 1 (2.33%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) BGP
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.33%) DHCP
1 1 (2.33%) DMVPN
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
1 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) MPLS
1 1 (2.33%) OSPF
1 1 (2.33%) SNA
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
1 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.65%) MySQL
5 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.33%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.30%) Bitbucket
3 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.65%) Artifactory
4 2 (4.65%) JUnit
4 2 (4.65%) Mockito
4 2 (4.65%) Protractor
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
5 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.33%) Postman
5 1 (2.33%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (20.93%) Public Sector
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.93%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (13.95%) React Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Digital Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Python Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Python Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Python Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) AWS DevOps
10 1 (2.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Consultant
10 1 (2.33%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) Spring
2 11 (25.58%) React
3 10 (23.26%) CSS
3 10 (23.26%) Hibernate
3 10 (23.26%) HTML
3 10 (23.26%) Node.js
4 8 (18.60%) RESTful
5 7 (16.28%) Kafka
6 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
6 6 (13.95%) Spring Boot
7 5 (11.63%) jQuery
7 5 (11.63%) Redux
8 4 (9.30%) GraphQL
8 4 (9.30%) REST
8 4 (9.30%) Web Services
9 3 (6.98%) Flask
9 3 (6.98%) OAuth
9 3 (6.98%) OAuth2
10 2 (4.65%) Apache NiFi
10 2 (4.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) W3C
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Mesosphere
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) DevOps
2 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Microservices
4 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
5 5 (11.63%) API Integration
5 5 (11.63%) BDD
5 5 (11.63%) OO
5 5 (11.63%) Storage Management
5 5 (11.63%) Wireframes
6 4 (9.30%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.30%) TDD
6 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (6.98%) High Availability
7 3 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.98%) Web Development
8 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) Java
2 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 14 (32.56%) Python
4 7 (16.28%) SQL
5 4 (9.30%) Java 8
5 4 (9.30%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.33%) ES6
7 1 (2.33%) Go
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Varnish
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 29 (67.44%) Kubernetes
2 7 (16.28%) Ansible
3 6 (13.95%) Terraform
4 5 (11.63%) Tivoli
4 5 (11.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Puppet
6 2 (4.65%) Istio
6 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.33%) Packer
7 1 (2.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) IBM
3 3 (6.98%) Google
3 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) Dell
4 1 (2.33%) EMC
4 1 (2.33%) Splunk
4 1 (2.33%) WSO2