Period
to 13 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Docker Swarm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Docker Swarm over the 6 months to 13 October 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 Swarm
UK > England
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 699 716 782
Rank change year-on-year +17 +66 -54
Contract jobs citing Docker Swarm 86 159 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.17% 0.082%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.76% 1.20% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 129 39
England median daily rate £581 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.09% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £387 £461 £402
90th Percentile £688 £675 £713
UK median daily rate £581 £575 £538
% change year-on-year +1.09% +6.98% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Docker Swarm is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11,329 13,252 10,524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.61% 14.19% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,738 9,018 7,066
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £286 £300 £267
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £493 £468
% change year-on-year +1.52% +5.35% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 375 243
England median hourly rate £20.11 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.89% - -23.91%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £53.46 £47.00 £47.76
UK median hourly rate £21.33 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +21.86% - -30.00%

Docker Swarm
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Docker Swarm as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Docker Swarm in England

Docker Swarm
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Docker Swarm in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker Swarm in England

Docker Swarm
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker Swarm in England over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker Swarm in England

Docker Swarm
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Docker Swarm within the England region over the 6 months to 13 October 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
London -3 51 £625 +8.70% 27
North of England +31 11 £413 -29.49% 5
Midlands +59 8 £556 +23.56% 3
West Midlands +46 8 £556 +14.05% 3
South East +46 8 £450 - 6
North West +13 8 £413 -34.26% 4
East of England +23 4 £550 -3.30% 5
South West -6 4 £419 -4.29% 5
Yorkshire - 3 £594 - 1
Docker Swarm
UK

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Docker Swarm 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 England region with a requirement for Docker Swarm.

1 86 (100.00%) Docker
2 78 (90.70%) Kubernetes
3 63 (73.26%) Jenkins
4 61 (70.93%) AWS
5 59 (68.60%) DevOps
6 51 (59.30%) Terraform
7 49 (56.98%) Ansible
8 42 (48.84%) Python
9 41 (47.67%) Linux
10 40 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (34.88%) Microservices
12 29 (33.72%) Puppet
13 28 (32.56%) Git (software)
14 27 (31.40%) Java
14 27 (31.40%) Software Engineering
15 26 (30.23%) Configuration Management
16 25 (29.07%) PostgreSQL
17 24 (27.91%) Opscode Chef
18 22 (25.58%) Azure
19 21 (24.42%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (23.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
21 19 (22.09%) REST
21 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
22 18 (20.93%) GitLab
23 17 (19.77%) SQL
24 16 (18.60%) Windows
25 15 (17.44%) SOAP
25 15 (17.44%) DNS
25 15 (17.44%) TDD
25 15 (17.44%) BDD

Docker Swarm
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 11 (12.79%) Apache Spark
1 11 (12.79%) Confluence
2 9 (10.47%) SAS
3 8 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (6.98%) Apache
4 6 (6.98%) nginx
5 4 (4.65%) CMS
5 4 (4.65%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.49%) Documentum
6 3 (3.49%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (2.33%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.16%) Drupal
8 1 (1.16%) IIS
8 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 61 (70.93%) AWS
2 22 (25.58%) Azure
3 9 (10.47%) Amazon EKS
3 9 (10.47%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (10.47%) Serverless
4 8 (9.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (8.14%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (5.81%) GCP
7 4 (4.65%) Amazon ECS
7 4 (4.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (3.49%) Amazon S3
8 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (3.49%) OpenShift
9 2 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (2.33%) Apigee
10 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (1.16%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.44%) DNS
2 14 (16.28%) TCP/IP
3 13 (15.12%) HTTP
4 12 (13.95%) FTP
4 12 (13.95%) SSL
5 8 (9.30%) VPN
6 2 (2.33%) Firewall
7 1 (1.16%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.07%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (16.28%) NoSQL
3 11 (12.79%) Hadoop
4 10 (11.63%) Amazon Redshift
5 9 (10.47%) Amazon Athena
5 9 (10.47%) Neo4j
5 9 (10.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 8 (9.30%) MongoDB
6 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
7 5 (5.81%) Big Data
7 5 (5.81%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.33%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.33%) HBase
9 2 (2.33%) MySQL
10 1 (1.16%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 63 (73.26%) Jenkins
2 28 (32.56%) Git (software)
3 20 (23.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 18 (20.93%) GitLab
5 14 (16.28%) Vagrant
6 13 (15.12%) Gradle
7 12 (13.95%) Gatling
7 12 (13.95%) Geb
7 12 (13.95%) Spock
8 11 (12.79%) JIRA
9 10 (11.63%) CircleCI
9 10 (11.63%) Travis CI
10 9 (10.47%) gulp
11 6 (6.98%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (5.81%) Bitbucket
12 5 (5.81%) Cucumber
13 4 (4.65%) Maven
13 4 (4.65%) Selenium
14 3 (3.49%) SonarQube
14 3 (3.49%) Subversion
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Public Sector
3 3 (3.49%) Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Games
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (38.37%) Developer
1 33 (38.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (16.28%) AWS Engineer
3 13 (15.12%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.79%) AWS DevOps
4 11 (12.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) ETL Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Agile Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (4.65%) Lead DevOps
8 4 (4.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Documentum Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Platform Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.09%) REST
2 15 (17.44%) SOAP
3 14 (16.28%) HTML
3 14 (16.28%) Spring
3 14 (16.28%) Spring Boot
4 13 (15.12%) OAuth
4 13 (15.12%) OAuth2
5 12 (13.95%) AngularJS
5 12 (13.95%) Dropwizard
5 12 (13.95%) Guice
5 12 (13.95%) Kafka
5 12 (13.95%) Node.js
5 12 (13.95%) Ratpack
5 12 (13.95%) WireMock
6 10 (11.63%) React
7 9 (10.47%) CSS
7 9 (10.47%) HTML5
7 9 (10.47%) PySpark
7 9 (10.47%) Spark Streaming
7 9 (10.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.65%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.33%) Online Gambling
3 2 (2.33%) Robotics
3 2 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 41 (47.67%) Linux
2 16 (18.60%) Windows
3 6 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.81%) CentOS
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.65%) Unix
6 3 (3.49%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.33%) DC/OS
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.16%) Fedora
8 1 (1.16%) Mesosphere
8 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (68.60%) DevOps
2 40 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (34.88%) Microservices
4 27 (31.40%) Software Engineering
5 26 (30.23%) Configuration Management
6 21 (24.42%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (17.44%) BDD
7 15 (17.44%) TDD
8 13 (15.12%) Data Science
8 13 (15.12%) OWASP
9 12 (13.95%) Domain-Driven Design
9 12 (13.95%) Infrastructure as Code
10 11 (12.79%) Translating Business Requirements
11 10 (11.63%) Scrum
11 10 (11.63%) Test Automation
11 10 (11.63%) Unit Testing
12 9 (10.47%) Data Munging
12 9 (10.47%) ETL
13 8 (9.30%) Analytics
14 7 (8.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.84%) Python
2 27 (31.40%) Java
3 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
4 17 (19.77%) SQL
5 13 (15.12%) TypeScript
6 12 (13.95%) Java 8
6 12 (13.95%) Ruby
7 10 (11.63%) Bash Shell
8 9 (10.47%) Scala
9 8 (9.30%) ES6
9 8 (9.30%) Perl
10 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
11 6 (6.98%) Go
11 6 (6.98%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.49%) C#
12 3 (3.49%) Groovy
13 2 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) AWS Certification
1 11 (12.79%) SC Cleared
1 11 (12.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) OCPJP
4 1 (1.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 86 (100.00%) Docker
2 11 (12.79%) VirtualBox
3 4 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 78 (90.70%) Kubernetes
2 51 (59.30%) Terraform
3 49 (56.98%) Ansible
4 29 (33.72%) Puppet
5 24 (27.91%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (16.28%) Rancher
7 8 (9.30%) Prometheus
8 7 (8.14%) Salt
9 5 (5.81%) HAProxy
9 5 (5.81%) Packer
9 5 (5.81%) ZABBIX
10 3 (3.49%) Grafana
10 3 (3.49%) Nagios
11 2 (2.33%) Consul
11 2 (2.33%) Graphite
11 2 (2.33%) Mesos
11 2 (2.33%) Opsview
11 2 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (1.16%) Marathon
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Cloudera
1 10 (11.63%) Hortonworks
1 10 (11.63%) IBM
2 9 (10.47%) Datactics
2 9 (10.47%) Informatica
2 9 (10.47%) Palantir
2 9 (10.47%) Talend
3 8 (9.30%) Atlassian
3 8 (9.30%) VMware
4 7 (8.14%) SaltStack
5 6 (6.98%) Oracle
6 5 (5.81%) Splunk
7 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.49%) Pega
8 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.49%) TOWER Software
9 2 (2.33%) Google
9 2 (2.33%) Mashery
10 1 (1.16%) Cisco
10 1 (1.16%) SoundCloud