Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 19 February 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 59 177
Rank change year-on-year +19 +118 +342
Contract jobs citing Docker 2,483 1,577 653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.33% 3.88% 1.47%
As % of the System Software category 41.95% 31.92% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,021 1,168 539
London median daily rate £550 £514 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +2.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £425 £412 £405
90th Percentile £675 £638 £613
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
London median hourly rate £46.58 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £46.75 £62.50
% change year-on-year -3.74% -25.20% +66.67%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 5,919 4,940 4,247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.71% 12.14% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,342 3,391 2,918
London median daily rate £500 £455 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.89% +7.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £191 £200 £180
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £450 £418 £388
% change year-on-year +7.78% +7.74% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 142 197
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +26.67% -5.51%
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.53 £10.50
90th Percentile £55.40 £50.00 £38.50
England median hourly rate £16.41 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% +6.67% -3.23%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in London

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker in London

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in London over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in London

Docker
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Docker in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Docker in London

Docker
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in London over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Docker in London

Docker
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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 +37 467 £550 +4.76% 174
South London -2 165 £550 +10.00% 12
West London +29 101 £525 - 81
East London +31 53 £563 +8.43% 28
North London -4 3 £450 -10.00% 2
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Docker.

1 1,456 (58.64%) DevOps
2 1,264 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
3 1,144 (46.07%) Amazon AWS
4 1,135 (45.71%) Java
5 1,046 (42.13%) Jenkins
6 941 (37.90%) Kubernetes
7 930 (37.45%) Ansible
8 902 (36.33%) Linux
9 885 (35.64%) Python
10 705 (28.39%) Git (software)
11 651 (26.22%) Continuous Integration
12 586 (23.60%) Terraform
13 585 (23.56%) TDD
14 574 (23.12%) Microservices
15 573 (23.08%) Puppet
16 567 (22.84%) JavaScript
17 449 (18.08%) Node.js
18 440 (17.72%) Opscode Chef
19 415 (16.71%) Web Services
20 412 (16.59%) Finance
21 398 (16.03%) Bash Shell
22 393 (15.83%) BDD
23 383 (15.42%) Configuration Management
24 363 (14.62%) Ruby
25 351 (14.14%) PostgreSQL
26 336 (13.53%) Microsoft Azure
27 324 (13.05%) React
28 323 (13.01%) Security Cleared
29 315 (12.69%) NoSQL
29 315 (12.69%) JIRA

Docker
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
1 252 (10.15%) Confluence
2 187 (7.53%) Elasticsearch
3 178 (7.17%) Apache
4 152 (6.12%) Apache Spark
5 141 (5.68%) Tomcat
6 124 (4.99%) nginx
7 93 (3.75%) Cloud Foundry
8 65 (2.62%) OpenStack
9 28 (1.13%) JBoss
10 25 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 22 (0.89%) Apache Pig
12 21 (0.85%) Apache Solr
13 20 (0.81%) Mule ESB
14 19 (0.77%) Mule
15 16 (0.64%) IIS
16 15 (0.60%) MQSeries
17 11 (0.44%) CMS
17 11 (0.44%) WebLogic
18 8 (0.32%) Jetty
19 7 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (0.52%) HipChat
2 12 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.040%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.040%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 32 (1.29%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.24%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.081%) Magento
4 1 (0.040%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1,144 (46.07%) Amazon AWS
2 336 (13.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 198 (7.97%) Amazon EC2
4 171 (6.89%) GitHub
5 146 (5.88%) Amazon S3
6 136 (5.48%) Serverless
7 135 (5.44%) AWS CloudFormation
8 129 (5.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 123 (4.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 120 (4.83%) PaaS
11 113 (4.55%) IaaS
12 93 (3.75%) AWS Lambda
13 84 (3.38%) Route 53
14 80 (3.22%) npm
15 76 (3.06%) OpenShift
16 65 (2.62%) SaaS
17 57 (2.30%) Heroku
18 56 (2.26%) Amazon ELB
19 49 (1.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 46 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 142 (5.72%) TCP/IP
2 125 (5.03%) Firewall
3 115 (4.63%) HTTP
4 110 (4.43%) DNS
5 69 (2.78%) SSL
6 49 (1.97%) Internet
7 47 (1.89%) VPN
8 33 (1.33%) FTP
9 29 (1.17%) Network Security
10 27 (1.09%) Kerberos
11 18 (0.72%) DHCP
11 18 (0.72%) SSH
12 15 (0.60%) LAN
13 13 (0.52%) OpenLDAP
13 13 (0.52%) SAN
14 12 (0.48%) SMTP
15 10 (0.40%) BIG-IP
15 10 (0.40%) WAN
16 9 (0.36%) Reverse Proxy
17 8 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (14.14%) PostgreSQL
2 315 (12.69%) NoSQL
3 266 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 225 (9.06%) Hadoop
5 210 (8.46%) Big Data
6 199 (8.01%) MySQL
7 156 (6.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 128 (5.16%) Relational Database
9 107 (4.31%) Amazon RDS
10 106 (4.27%) SQL Server
11 91 (3.66%) Redis
12 84 (3.38%) RDBMS
13 53 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 53 (2.13%) HBase
14 44 (1.77%) Apache Hive
15 34 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
16 26 (1.05%) Neo4j
17 25 (1.01%) Couchbase
18 22 (0.89%) Endeca
19 21 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1,046 (42.13%) Jenkins
2 705 (28.39%) Git (software)
3 315 (12.69%) JIRA
4 231 (9.30%) Maven
5 142 (5.72%) Cucumber
6 136 (5.48%) Sonatype Nexus
7 123 (4.95%) Gradle
8 116 (4.67%) Selenium
9 113 (4.55%) webpack
10 110 (4.43%) TeamCity
11 106 (4.27%) GitLab
12 102 (4.11%) Artifactory
13 100 (4.03%) JUnit
14 98 (3.95%) Bitbucket
15 84 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 84 (3.38%) gulp
16 72 (2.90%) Gerrit
17 70 (2.82%) SonarQube
18 57 (2.30%) Mockito
19 55 (2.22%) Babel
General
1 412 (16.59%) Finance
2 214 (8.62%) Banking
3 73 (2.94%) Retail
4 57 (2.30%) Investment Banking
5 46 (1.85%) Games
6 39 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 36 (1.45%) Marketing
8 35 (1.41%) Publishing
9 32 (1.29%) Front Office
10 19 (0.77%) Financial Institution
11 14 (0.56%) Law
11 14 (0.56%) Retail Banking
12 13 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.48%) Advertising
13 12 (0.48%) Billing
14 11 (0.44%) Electronics
15 10 (0.40%) Legal
16 3 (0.12%) Back Office
16 3 (0.12%) Digital Economy
16 3 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 913 (36.77%) Developer
2 909 (36.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 354 (14.26%) Java Developer
4 341 (13.73%) AWS Engineer
5 331 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
6 280 (11.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 166 (6.69%) Senior DevOps
8 155 (6.24%) Senior Developer
9 154 (6.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 144 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
11 125 (5.03%) Linux Engineer
12 123 (4.95%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 113 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 113 (4.55%) React Developer
14 101 (4.07%) Consultant
15 99 (3.99%) Full Stack Developer
16 97 (3.91%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 94 (3.79%) Cloud Engineer
18 92 (3.71%) Java Engineer
18 92 (3.71%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 449 (18.08%) Node.js
2 415 (16.71%) Web Services
3 324 (13.05%) React
4 310 (12.48%) REST
5 296 (11.92%) CSS
6 285 (11.48%) Spring
7 279 (11.24%) HTML
8 250 (10.07%) Kafka
9 240 (9.67%) AngularJS
10 239 (9.63%) RESTful
11 208 (8.38%) HTML5
12 160 (6.44%) Elastic Stack
13 156 (6.28%) JSON
14 154 (6.20%) Spring Boot
15 144 (5.80%) .NET
16 140 (5.64%) CSS3
17 98 (3.95%) SOAP
18 95 (3.83%) Redux
19 92 (3.71%) Sass
20 87 (3.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 160 (6.44%) Greenfield Project
2 130 (5.24%) Fintech
3 68 (2.74%) Public Cloud
4 65 (2.62%) Mobile App
5 62 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
6 61 (2.46%) Algorithms
7 60 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
8 48 (1.93%) Computer Science
9 47 (1.89%) User Experience
10 43 (1.73%) Data Centre
11 40 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
12 35 (1.41%) iPad
13 33 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
14 29 (1.17%) Clustering
14 29 (1.17%) Data Structures
15 28 (1.13%) Social Media
16 27 (1.09%) Derivative
17 24 (0.97%) Cloud Native
18 23 (0.93%) Device Driver
19 20 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 902 (36.33%) Linux
2 293 (11.80%) Unix
3 158 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 154 (6.20%) CentOS
5 140 (5.64%) Windows
6 74 (2.98%) Ubuntu
7 60 (2.42%) CoreOS
8 49 (1.97%) Windows Server
9 23 (0.93%) Android
9 23 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 22 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (0.77%) Solaris
12 14 (0.56%) Mac OS X
13 13 (0.52%) Debian
14 11 (0.44%) VMS
15 9 (0.36%) AIX
15 9 (0.36%) DC/OS
16 8 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
17 5 (0.20%) Mesosphere
17 5 (0.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,456 (58.64%) DevOps
2 1,264 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
3 651 (26.22%) Continuous Integration
4 585 (23.56%) TDD
5 574 (23.12%) Microservices
6 393 (15.83%) BDD
7 383 (15.42%) Configuration Management
8 301 (12.12%) Test Automation
9 297 (11.96%) Continuous Delivery
10 281 (11.32%) Scrum
11 266 (10.71%) Software Engineering
12 262 (10.55%) Open Source
13 158 (6.36%) E-Commerce
14 153 (6.16%) Mentoring
15 141 (5.68%) Pair Programming
16 136 (5.48%) Continuous Deployment
17 133 (5.36%) Kanban
18 110 (4.43%) SDLC
19 106 (4.27%) Load Balancing
20 105 (4.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1,135 (45.71%) Java
2 885 (35.64%) Python
3 567 (22.84%) JavaScript
4 398 (16.03%) Bash Shell
5 363 (14.62%) Ruby
6 226 (9.10%) Scala
7 211 (8.50%) Groovy
8 206 (8.30%) Go
9 185 (7.45%) SQL
10 156 (6.28%) ES6
11 133 (5.36%) C#
12 122 (4.91%) TypeScript
13 119 (4.79%) Perl
14 86 (3.46%) Shell Script
15 82 (3.30%) PHP
16 66 (2.66%) PowerShell
17 32 (1.29%) C++
18 28 (1.13%) C
19 26 (1.05%) R
20 16 (0.64%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 323 (13.01%) Security Cleared
2 238 (9.59%) SC Cleared
3 69 (2.78%) Degree
4 32 (1.29%) AWS Certification
4 32 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
6 16 (0.64%) CTC Cleared
6 16 (0.64%) Master's Degree
7 11 (0.44%) RHCE
8 10 (0.40%) DBS Check
9 7 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.24%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.20%) MCSE
12 3 (0.12%) CISA
12 3 (0.12%) CISM
12 3 (0.12%) CISSP
12 3 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.081%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.081%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (3.38%) QA
2 35 (1.41%) GCP
3 20 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.44%) GDPR
5 9 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.12%) OASIS TOSCA
7 3 (0.12%) PMO
7 3 (0.12%) PSD2
7 3 (0.12%) SLA
8 1 (0.040%) HL7
8 1 (0.040%) SEPA
System Software
1 48 (1.93%) Active Directory
2 44 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (1.57%) HDFS
4 31 (1.25%) Apache Flume
5 27 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 12 (0.48%) etcd
7 12 (0.48%) Squid
7 12 (0.48%) vCloud
8 11 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (0.32%) flannel
9 8 (0.32%) KVM
9 8 (0.32%) Xen
10 7 (0.28%) Postfix
11 5 (0.20%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.20%) LXC
12 4 (0.16%) Ceph
12 4 (0.16%) Gluster
12 4 (0.16%) VMware NSX
13 3 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 941 (37.90%) Kubernetes
2 930 (37.45%) Ansible
3 586 (23.60%) Terraform
4 573 (23.08%) Puppet
5 440 (17.72%) Opscode Chef
6 129 (5.20%) Mesos
7 125 (5.03%) logstash
8 105 (4.23%) Kibana
9 87 (3.50%) Docker Swarm
10 86 (3.46%) Rancher
11 83 (3.34%) Prometheus
12 79 (3.18%) Packer
13 76 (3.06%) Grafana
14 64 (2.58%) Consul
15 59 (2.38%) Nagios
16 57 (2.30%) ZABBIX
17 36 (1.45%) HAProxy
18 34 (1.37%) Icinga
19 26 (1.05%) Hadoop YARN
20 23 (0.93%) Salt
Vendors
1 176 (7.09%) Splunk
2 145 (5.84%) Google
3 139 (5.60%) Red Hat
4 122 (4.91%) Oracle
5 111 (4.47%) Atlassian
6 86 (3.46%) Microsoft
7 73 (2.94%) VMware
8 61 (2.46%) AppDynamics
9 48 (1.93%) SaltStack
10 44 (1.77%) New Relic
11 35 (1.41%) Hortonworks
11 35 (1.41%) IBM
12 22 (0.89%) ATG
13 20 (0.81%) ServiceNow
14 19 (0.77%) F5
15 18 (0.72%) Cloudera
16 15 (0.60%) Capita
16 15 (0.60%) Tableau
17 13 (0.52%) MuleSoft
17 13 (0.52%) Sonatype