Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 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 Swarm
UK > England
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 577 657 741
Rank change year-on-year +80 +84 -7
Contract jobs citing Docker Swarm 106 193 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.18% 1.42% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 143 85
England median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £413 £451 £453
90th Percentile £679 £697 £675
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
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 9,004 13,550 11,243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.43% 14.91% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,088 9,120 7,679
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £265 £313 £275
90th Percentile £675 £663 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 333 246
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +1.05% -13.41%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.45 £47.47 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.43% - -12.50%

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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 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
London +81 53 £625 +7.76% 30
North of England +69 20 £550 +3.77% 6
North West +53 15 £525 -8.70% 5
South West +25 14 £500 -13.04% 7
South East +74 11 £525 +5.00% 5
Midlands +35 5 £575 +4.55% 6
West Midlands +25 5 £575 +4.55% 6
Yorkshire - 4 £588 -
East of England +21 3 £625 +17.65% 2
North East +12 1 £425 -19.81% 1
Docker Swarm
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Docker
2 96 (90.57%) Kubernetes
3 77 (72.64%) DevOps
4 72 (67.92%) Python
5 71 (66.98%) Jenkins
6 62 (58.49%) Terraform
7 61 (57.55%) Ansible
7 61 (57.55%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (56.60%) AWS
9 55 (51.89%) Linux
10 40 (37.74%) Puppet
11 38 (35.85%) Configuration Management
12 31 (29.25%) Opscode Chef
13 28 (26.42%) Software Engineering
13 28 (26.42%) Infrastructure as Code
14 27 (25.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 27 (25.47%) Security Cleared
14 27 (25.47%) Microservices
15 26 (24.53%) Bash Shell
16 25 (23.58%) Perl
16 25 (23.58%) SC Cleared
16 25 (23.58%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (23.58%) Azure
17 23 (21.70%) QA
17 23 (21.70%) Ruby
17 23 (21.70%) CircleCI
18 22 (20.75%) Travis CI
18 22 (20.75%) Windows
18 22 (20.75%) AWS CloudFormation
19 21 (19.81%) Java

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 (10.38%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (8.49%) Apache Spark
2 9 (8.49%) SAS
3 8 (7.55%) Confluence
4 4 (3.77%) nginx
5 3 (2.83%) Apache
6 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.94%) CMS
6 1 (0.94%) Drupal
6 1 (0.94%) IIS
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.94%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 60 (56.60%) AWS
2 25 (23.58%) Azure
3 22 (20.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (11.32%) Serverless
5 11 (10.38%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (9.43%) Amazon EKS
7 6 (5.66%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (4.72%) Amazon S3
9 4 (3.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (3.77%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (3.77%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (3.77%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (3.77%) AWS CloudTrail
9 4 (3.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (3.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (2.83%) GCP
11 2 (1.89%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.15%) DNS
2 14 (13.21%) TCP/IP
3 12 (11.32%) FTP
3 12 (11.32%) HTTP
3 12 (11.32%) SSL
4 9 (8.49%) VPN
5 1 (0.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.04%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (13.21%) Amazon Redshift
3 12 (11.32%) NoSQL
4 10 (9.43%) MongoDB
5 9 (8.49%) Amazon Athena
5 9 (8.49%) Hadoop
5 9 (8.49%) Neo4j
5 9 (8.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.83%) Big Data
7 3 (2.83%) Electronic Patient Records
8 2 (1.89%) MySQL
9 1 (0.94%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 71 (66.98%) Jenkins
2 27 (25.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 23 (21.70%) CircleCI
4 22 (20.75%) Travis CI
5 18 (16.98%) Git (software)
5 18 (16.98%) GitLab
6 13 (12.26%) Vagrant
7 12 (11.32%) Gradle
8 11 (10.38%) Gatling
8 11 (10.38%) Geb
8 11 (10.38%) JIRA
8 11 (10.38%) Spock
9 5 (4.72%) Artifactory
9 5 (4.72%) Bitbucket
9 5 (4.72%) SonarQube
9 5 (4.72%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (3.77%) gulp
10 4 (3.77%) Hudson
11 2 (1.89%) Maven
12 1 (0.94%) Selenium
General
1 11 (10.38%) Public Sector
2 5 (4.72%) Finance
3 1 (0.94%) Banking
3 1 (0.94%) Legal
3 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (52.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (24.53%) Developer
3 18 (16.98%) Senior DevOps
4 16 (15.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) AWS Engineer
5 11 (10.38%) Java Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Agile Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Agile Java Developer
7 7 (6.60%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (6.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) ETL Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Platform Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Consultant
9 5 (4.72%) Lead DevOps
10 4 (3.77%) DevOps Consultant
10 4 (3.77%) Technical Leader
11 3 (2.83%) Full Stack Developer
12 2 (1.89%) Data Engineer
12 2 (1.89%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 2 (1.89%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.09%) REST
2 15 (14.15%) AngularJS
3 13 (12.26%) Kafka
4 12 (11.32%) Dropwizard
4 12 (11.32%) Guice
4 12 (11.32%) Node.js
4 12 (11.32%) OAuth
4 12 (11.32%) OAuth2
4 12 (11.32%) Ratpack
4 12 (11.32%) SOAP
4 12 (11.32%) Spring
4 12 (11.32%) Spring Boot
5 11 (10.38%) WireMock
6 10 (9.43%) Ember.js
6 10 (9.43%) HTML
7 9 (8.49%) PySpark
7 9 (8.49%) Spark Streaming
8 7 (6.60%) React
9 6 (5.66%) CSS
9 6 (5.66%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.89%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.89%) User Experience
5 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 55 (51.89%) Linux
2 22 (20.75%) Windows
3 17 (16.04%) Ubuntu
4 10 (9.43%) CentOS
4 10 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.66%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.77%) DC/OS
7 4 (3.77%) Unix
8 2 (1.89%) Fedora
9 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (72.64%) DevOps
2 61 (57.55%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (35.85%) Configuration Management
4 28 (26.42%) Infrastructure as Code
4 28 (26.42%) Software Engineering
5 27 (25.47%) Microservices
6 25 (23.58%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (15.09%) Task Automation
7 16 (15.09%) Test Automation
8 15 (14.15%) Collaborative Working
8 15 (14.15%) Scrum
9 13 (12.26%) Data Science
9 13 (12.26%) TDD
10 12 (11.32%) Domain-Driven Design
10 12 (11.32%) OWASP
11 11 (10.38%) BDD
12 10 (9.43%) SDLC
12 10 (9.43%) Unit Testing
13 9 (8.49%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 9 (8.49%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 72 (67.92%) Python
2 26 (24.53%) Bash Shell
3 25 (23.58%) Perl
4 23 (21.70%) Ruby
5 21 (19.81%) Java
6 16 (15.09%) SQL
7 12 (11.32%) Java 8
7 12 (11.32%) TypeScript
8 11 (10.38%) Shell Script
9 9 (8.49%) Go
9 9 (8.49%) JavaScript
9 9 (8.49%) PowerShell
9 9 (8.49%) Scala
10 7 (6.60%) Groovy
11 4 (3.77%) ES6
12 2 (1.89%) C
12 2 (1.89%) C#
13 1 (0.94%) C++
13 1 (0.94%) PHP
13 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (25.47%) Security Cleared
2 25 (23.58%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.43%) AWS Certification
4 3 (2.83%) DBS Check
4 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.89%) CCNA
5 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.89%) CISSP
5 2 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.89%) GIAC
5 2 (1.89%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (1.89%) MCSE
5 2 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (1.89%) SANS
5 2 (1.89%) SSCP
6 1 (0.94%) OCP
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (21.70%) QA
System Software
1 106 (100.00%) Docker
2 14 (13.21%) VirtualBox
3 10 (9.43%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.77%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.89%) NFS
6 2 (1.89%) Samba
6 2 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 96 (90.57%) Kubernetes
2 62 (58.49%) Terraform
3 61 (57.55%) Ansible
4 40 (37.74%) Puppet
5 31 (29.25%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (16.98%) Rancher
7 16 (15.09%) Salt
8 7 (6.60%) Prometheus
9 6 (5.66%) Nagios
10 4 (3.77%) Packer
11 3 (2.83%) Grafana
11 3 (2.83%) HAProxy
11 3 (2.83%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (1.89%) OpenNMS
12 2 (1.89%) vCenter Server
12 2 (1.89%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.94%) Consul
Vendors
1 11 (10.38%) Cloudera
1 11 (10.38%) Hortonworks
2 9 (8.49%) Datactics
2 9 (8.49%) IBM
2 9 (8.49%) Informatica
2 9 (8.49%) Palantir
2 9 (8.49%) Talend
3 6 (5.66%) VMware
4 5 (4.72%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.72%) SaltStack
5 4 (3.77%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.77%) Splunk
6 3 (2.83%) Perforce
7 2 (1.89%) Dell
7 2 (1.89%) EMC
7 2 (1.89%) Google
7 2 (1.89%) NetApp
7 2 (1.89%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.94%) Sitecore