Period
to 5 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 5 May 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
5 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 440 422 534
Rank change year-on-year -18 +112 -1
Contract jobs citing Docker Swarm 20 22 77
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.086% 0.100% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.49% 0.64% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 56
10th Percentile £500 £459 £503
25th Percentile £513 £503 £561
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £586 £550 £618
Median % change year-on-year +6.55% -10.93% +10.27%
75th Percentile £675 £631 £675
90th Percentile £776 £675 £744
England median daily rate £575 £525 £575
% change year-on-year +9.52% -8.70% +4.55%

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4,055 3,457 6,635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.37% 15.70% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,042 2,534 4,777
10th Percentile £400 £325 £356
25th Percentile £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £528 £548 £550
Median % change year-on-year -3.65% -0.45% +4.76%
75th Percentile £625 £613 £625
90th Percentile £700 £692 £688
England median daily rate £510 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 39 83
10th Percentile £15.78 £12.42 £15.50
25th Percentile £23.56 £12.44 £18.32
Median hourly rate £49.50 £19.00 £21.50
Median % change year-on-year +160.53% -11.63% -13.72%
75th Percentile £65.75 £26.75 £41.25
90th Percentile £68.00 £47.83 £48.87
England median hourly rate £24.00 £18.00 £18.60
% change year-on-year +33.33% -3.23% +6.29%

Docker Swarm
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker Swarm in London

Docker Swarm
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Docker Swarm in London

Docker Swarm
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Docker Swarm in London over the 6 months to 5 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Docker Swarm in London

Docker Swarm
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 5 May 2021. 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
Central London +27 3 £575 -8.00% 5
Docker Swarm
England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Docker Swarm.

1 20 (100.00%) Docker
2 16 (80.00%) Python
3 15 (75.00%) DevOps
3 15 (75.00%) Jenkins
4 13 (65.00%) Linux
4 13 (65.00%) Terraform
5 11 (55.00%) Kubernetes
5 11 (55.00%) Ansible
6 10 (50.00%) AWS
6 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (35.00%) Java
7 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
7 7 (35.00%) Puppet
7 7 (35.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (30.00%) GitLab
8 6 (30.00%) Microservices
8 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (30.00%) Open Source
8 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (30.00%) Artifactory
8 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) Ruby
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) JSON
9 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 5 (25.00%) REST
9 5 (25.00%) Confluence
9 5 (25.00%) Mesos

Docker Swarm
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (25.00%) Confluence
2 4 (20.00%) nginx
3 3 (15.00%) CMS
4 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (5.00%) Apache
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) AWS
2 7 (35.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (20.00%) Azure
4 3 (15.00%) OpenShift
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (10.00%) NuGet
6 1 (5.00%) GCP
6 1 (5.00%) GitHub
6 1 (5.00%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) 3GPP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) FTP
2 2 (10.00%) SGSN
2 2 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (10.00%) SSL
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.00%) Big Data
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.00%) BigQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Bigtable
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Spanner
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) Artifactory
2 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) GitLab
3 5 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 5 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (20.00%) JIRA
4 4 (20.00%) Maven
4 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
5 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (10.00%) Bitbucket
6 2 (10.00%) Gatling
6 2 (10.00%) Geb
6 2 (10.00%) Gradle
6 2 (10.00%) Spock
6 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
1 3 (15.00%) Public Sector
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps Architect
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) JSON
1 5 (25.00%) REST
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) Kafka
3 3 (15.00%) RESTful
3 3 (15.00%) YAML
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) Django
4 2 (10.00%) Dropwizard
4 2 (10.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (10.00%) Flask
4 2 (10.00%) Guice
4 2 (10.00%) Keycloak
4 2 (10.00%) OAuth
4 2 (10.00%) OAuth2
4 2 (10.00%) Ratpack
4 2 (10.00%) Spine.js
4 2 (10.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (10.00%) SQLAlchemy
4 2 (10.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) CentOS
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) DevOps
2 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) Microservices
3 6 (30.00%) Open Source
4 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Automation
5 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) Task Automation
6 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.00%) API Design
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Data Science
7 2 (10.00%) Data-Driven Decision Making
7 2 (10.00%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) Groovy
5 2 (10.00%) Java 8
6 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Docker
2 2 (10.00%) KVM
2 2 (10.00%) LXC
2 2 (10.00%) Varnish
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) Terraform
2 11 (55.00%) Ansible
2 11 (55.00%) Kubernetes
3 7 (35.00%) Puppet
4 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (25.00%) Mesos
6 3 (15.00%) Marathon
7 2 (10.00%) Cloudify
7 2 (10.00%) Grafana
7 2 (10.00%) Juju
7 2 (10.00%) Kibana
7 2 (10.00%) Packer
7 2 (10.00%) Prometheus
7 2 (10.00%) Rancher
7 2 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (5.00%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco
1 2 (10.00%) Demandware
1 2 (10.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (10.00%) Juniper
1 2 (10.00%) Mirantis
1 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Dynatrace
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Splunk
2 1 (5.00%) Veracode