Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 15 February 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 43 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Contract jobs citing Docker 48 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 6.58% 2.07% -
As % of the System Software category 43.64% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 0
Lancashire median daily rate £550 £535 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.80% - -
North West median daily rate £550 £500 £413
% change year-on-year +10.00% +21.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £64.00 - £51.00

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 Lancashire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 110 36 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 15.09% 8.29% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 21 47
Lancashire median daily rate £525 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +7.14% +24.44%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £172
90th Percentile £725 £543 £575
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £373
% change year-on-year +6.25% +7.38% -0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 2
Lancashire median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.63% +237.25% -36.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £38.20 £10.33
90th Percentile £19.28 £43.00 £15.38
North West median hourly rate £17.25 £16.43 £15.00
% change year-on-year +4.99% +9.53% -

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Lancashire

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker in Lancashire

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in Lancashire over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in Lancashire

Docker
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 15 February 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
Blackpool +9 19 £475 -11.21% 4
Preston - 2 £469 - 1
Blackburn - 2 £725 -
Docker
North West

For the 6 months to 15 February 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Docker.

1 44 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
1 44 (91.67%) Kubernetes
2 39 (81.25%) DevOps
3 30 (62.50%) Linux
4 29 (60.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (52.08%) Jenkins
6 24 (50.00%) Terraform
7 21 (43.75%) Puppet
7 21 (43.75%) GitLab
8 19 (39.58%) Oracle
9 18 (37.50%) Windows
9 18 (37.50%) OpenShift
9 18 (37.50%) Serverless
10 17 (35.42%) Systems Engineering
10 17 (35.42%) Python
11 16 (33.33%) Red Hat
11 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
12 15 (31.25%) AWS Certification
13 14 (29.17%) Microservices
13 14 (29.17%) SonarQube
13 14 (29.17%) Hybrid Cloud
13 14 (29.17%) Security Management
13 14 (29.17%) CentOS
14 13 (27.08%) Amazon EC2
14 13 (27.08%) Amazon S3
14 13 (27.08%) HTTP
14 13 (27.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 13 (27.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (37.50%) OpenShift
2 18 (37.50%) Serverless
3 15 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (27.08%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (27.08%) Amazon ELB
4 13 (27.08%) Amazon S3
4 13 (27.08%) Route 53
4 13 (27.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.08%) Azure Functions
6 1 (2.08%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (27.08%) MongoDB
3 11 (22.92%) Hadoop
3 11 (22.92%) MySQL
4 5 (10.42%) Big Data
5 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.08%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.08%) Flink
6 1 (2.08%) Impala
6 1 (2.08%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 25 (52.08%) Jenkins
2 21 (43.75%) GitLab
3 14 (29.17%) SonarQube
4 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (2.08%) JUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Maven
6 1 (2.08%) Selenium
6 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Law
2 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) AWS Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) AWS DevOps
4 8 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Architect
5 6 (12.50%) AWS Architect
5 6 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (6.25%) Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (4.17%) Big Data Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Hadoop Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) .NET Core
2 1 (2.08%) ADO
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 30 (62.50%) Linux
2 29 (60.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (37.50%) Windows
4 14 (29.17%) CentOS
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) DevOps
2 17 (35.42%) Systems Engineering
3 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (29.17%) Microservices
4 14 (29.17%) Security Management
5 13 (27.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 11 (22.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.50%) Migration
8 3 (6.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (4.17%) OO
9 2 (4.17%) Open Source
9 2 (4.17%) Re-Platforming
10 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.08%) CRM
10 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.08%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) Python
2 3 (6.25%) Java
2 3 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.08%) PHP
4 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.17%) CCA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 44 (91.67%) Kubernetes
2 24 (50.00%) Terraform
3 21 (43.75%) Puppet
4 13 (27.08%) Grafana
4 13 (27.08%) Packer
4 13 (27.08%) Prometheus
5 11 (22.92%) Ansible
5 11 (22.92%) Rancher
6 3 (6.25%) SCCM
7 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle
2 16 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 11 (22.92%) Black Duck
3 11 (22.92%) Cloudera
4 9 (18.75%) Hortonworks
5 2 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.08%) MapR