Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 57 235
Rank change year-on-year +14 +178 +340
Contract jobs citing Docker 2413 1699 496
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.08% 3.83% 1.07%
As % of the System Software category 40.93% 30.96% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1940 1235 422
London median daily rate £525 £525 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.25% +7.78%
10th Percentile £425 £413 £363
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £44.00 - £56.25

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 5896 5488 4480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.42% 12.36% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4254 3791 3041
London median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £185 £200 £175
90th Percentile £638 £618 £600
England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 141 195
London median hourly rate £20.25 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.73% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £10.60
90th Percentile £57.00 £50.00 £38.61
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% +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 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily 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 11 December 2017. 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 +24 372 £525 - 99
South London +2 174 £550 +8.91% 2
West London +54 108 £525 - 25
East London +12 36 £550 +7.32% 13
North London -8 1 £525 +5.00% 5
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Docker also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Docker.

1 1381 (57.23%) DevOps
2 1182 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
3 1137 (47.12%) Java
4 1086 (45.01%) Amazon AWS
5 1029 (42.64%) Jenkins
6 897 (37.17%) Kubernetes
7 888 (36.80%) Linux
8 862 (35.72%) Python
9 826 (34.23%) Ansible
10 644 (26.69%) Git (software)
11 610 (25.28%) Microservices
12 575 (23.83%) TDD
13 561 (23.25%) Continuous Integration
14 553 (22.92%) Terraform
15 516 (21.38%) Puppet
16 482 (19.98%) JavaScript
17 439 (18.19%) Node.js
18 414 (17.16%) BDD
19 403 (16.70%) PostgreSQL
20 388 (16.08%) Bash Shell
21 387 (16.04%) Web Services
22 380 (15.75%) Finance
23 369 (15.29%) Opscode Chef
24 352 (14.59%) JIRA
25 344 (14.26%) Configuration Management
26 342 (14.17%) Spring
27 331 (13.72%) Security Cleared
28 320 (13.26%) REST
28 320 (13.26%) Ruby
29 309 (12.81%) Confluence

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
1 309 (12.81%) Confluence
2 169 (7.00%) Elasticsearch
3 167 (6.92%) Apache Spark
4 142 (5.88%) Apache
5 121 (5.01%) Tomcat
6 95 (3.94%) nginx
7 87 (3.61%) OpenStack
8 66 (2.74%) Apache Solr
9 58 (2.40%) Cloud Foundry
10 29 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 23 (0.95%) JBoss
12 15 (0.62%) IIS
12 15 (0.62%) Mule
13 13 (0.54%) WebSphere
14 11 (0.46%) CMS
14 11 (0.46%) Mule ESB
14 11 (0.46%) WebLogic
15 10 (0.41%) WordPress
16 7 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 7 (0.29%) Jetty
Applications
1 20 (0.83%) HipChat
2 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.041%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.12%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.041%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.041%) Magento
3 1 (0.041%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1086 (45.01%) Amazon AWS
2 281 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 208 (8.62%) GitHub
4 201 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
5 141 (5.84%) Amazon S3
6 119 (4.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 117 (4.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 104 (4.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 97 (4.02%) Serverless
10 85 (3.52%) PaaS
11 81 (3.36%) IaaS
12 76 (3.15%) Route 53
13 71 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
14 69 (2.86%) OpenShift
15 59 (2.45%) SaaS
16 57 (2.36%) npm
17 50 (2.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 48 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
19 42 (1.74%) Amazon ELB
20 36 (1.49%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 123 (5.10%) HTTP
2 112 (4.64%) TCP/IP
3 100 (4.14%) Firewall
4 89 (3.69%) DNS
5 60 (2.49%) SSL
6 57 (2.36%) Kerberos
7 48 (1.99%) Internet
8 42 (1.74%) VPN
9 23 (0.95%) Network Security
10 18 (0.75%) DSL
11 17 (0.70%) FTP
12 15 (0.62%) LDAP
12 15 (0.62%) SSH
13 13 (0.54%) SAN
14 12 (0.50%) LAN
15 11 (0.46%) DHCP
16 10 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
17 9 (0.37%) BIG-IP
17 9 (0.37%) Software-Defined Networking
18 8 (0.33%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 403 (16.70%) PostgreSQL
2 270 (11.19%) Hadoop
3 260 (10.77%) NoSQL
4 255 (10.57%) MongoDB
5 238 (9.86%) Big Data
6 214 (8.87%) MySQL
7 133 (5.51%) Relational Database
8 130 (5.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 125 (5.18%) HBase
10 115 (4.77%) SQL Server
11 111 (4.60%) Amazon RDS
12 90 (3.73%) RDBMS
13 81 (3.36%) Redis
14 44 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 32 (1.33%) Apache Hive
16 25 (1.04%) Endeca
16 25 (1.04%) Oracle Database
17 19 (0.79%) Neo4j
18 18 (0.75%) Couchbase
19 17 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1029 (42.64%) Jenkins
2 644 (26.69%) Git (software)
3 352 (14.59%) JIRA
4 245 (10.15%) Maven
5 160 (6.63%) Cucumber
6 124 (5.14%) Sonatype Nexus
7 117 (4.85%) TeamCity
8 114 (4.72%) Gradle
9 107 (4.43%) Selenium
10 102 (4.23%) GitLab
11 101 (4.19%) Artifactory
12 90 (3.73%) JUnit
13 88 (3.65%) Bitbucket
14 84 (3.48%) webpack
15 83 (3.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 75 (3.11%) Vagrant
17 71 (2.94%) gulp
18 54 (2.24%) SonarQube
19 53 (2.20%) Mockito
20 51 (2.11%) Gerrit
General
1 380 (15.75%) Finance
2 207 (8.58%) Banking
3 76 (3.15%) Investment Banking
4 68 (2.82%) Retail
5 65 (2.69%) Marketing
6 60 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 52 (2.15%) Front Office
8 40 (1.66%) Publishing
9 39 (1.62%) Electronics
9 39 (1.62%) Games
9 39 (1.62%) Manufacturing
10 17 (0.70%) Retail Banking
11 14 (0.58%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.54%) Advertising
12 13 (0.54%) Law
13 10 (0.41%) Legal
14 9 (0.37%) Billing
15 5 (0.21%) Digital Economy
16 3 (0.12%) International Banking
16 3 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 916 (37.96%) Developer
2 837 (34.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 403 (16.70%) Java Developer
4 333 (13.80%) AWS Engineer
5 331 (13.72%) AWS DevOps
6 265 (10.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 150 (6.22%) Senior Developer
8 136 (5.64%) Senior DevOps
9 131 (5.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 120 (4.97%) JavaScript Developer
11 116 (4.81%) Architect
12 107 (4.43%) Full Stack Developer
12 107 (4.43%) Linux Engineer
13 88 (3.65%) Python Developer
14 87 (3.61%) Java Engineer
14 87 (3.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 85 (3.52%) AWS Developer
16 80 (3.32%) Cloud Engineer
17 79 (3.27%) Senior Java Developer
18 77 (3.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 439 (18.19%) Node.js
2 387 (16.04%) Web Services
3 342 (14.17%) Spring
4 320 (13.26%) REST
5 265 (10.98%) React
6 255 (10.57%) Kafka
7 243 (10.07%) CSS
8 237 (9.82%) RESTful
9 232 (9.61%) HTML
10 218 (9.03%) AngularJS
11 208 (8.62%) Spring Boot
12 182 (7.54%) HTML5
13 155 (6.42%) Elastic Stack
14 143 (5.93%) JSON
15 123 (5.10%) .NET
16 114 (4.72%) CSS3
17 96 (3.98%) Hibernate
18 91 (3.77%) Sass
19 77 (3.19%) SOAP
20 76 (3.15%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 157 (6.51%) Greenfield Project
2 122 (5.06%) Fintech
3 73 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 70 (2.90%) Algorithms
5 59 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (2.36%) Mobile App
7 56 (2.32%) User Experience
8 43 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
9 36 (1.49%) Data Centre
10 35 (1.45%) Computer Science
10 35 (1.45%) Data Structures
11 30 (1.24%) iPad
12 29 (1.20%) Derivative
12 29 (1.20%) Social Media
13 28 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
14 23 (0.95%) Clustering
15 22 (0.91%) Device Driver
16 21 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
16 21 (0.87%) Replication
16 21 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 888 (36.80%) Linux
2 280 (11.60%) Unix
3 131 (5.43%) CentOS
4 130 (5.39%) Windows
5 118 (4.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 82 (3.40%) Ubuntu
7 61 (2.53%) CoreOS
8 46 (1.91%) Windows Server
9 36 (1.49%) Android
10 32 (1.33%) Apple iOS
11 27 (1.12%) Solaris
12 22 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (0.62%) VMS
14 13 (0.54%) Debian
15 11 (0.46%) Mac OS X
16 10 (0.41%) AIX
16 10 (0.41%) DC/OS
16 10 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
17 4 (0.17%) Fedora
17 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1381 (57.23%) DevOps
2 1182 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
3 610 (25.28%) Microservices
4 575 (23.83%) TDD
5 561 (23.25%) Continuous Integration
6 414 (17.16%) BDD
7 344 (14.26%) Configuration Management
8 303 (12.56%) Scrum
9 252 (10.44%) Open Source
10 248 (10.28%) Continuous Delivery
11 242 (10.03%) Test Automation
12 181 (7.50%) Software Engineering
13 163 (6.76%) Pair Programming
14 156 (6.46%) E-Commerce
15 137 (5.68%) Mentoring
16 120 (4.97%) Continuous Deployment
17 118 (4.89%) Kanban
18 113 (4.68%) Load Balancing
19 108 (4.48%) SDLC
20 91 (3.77%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 1137 (47.12%) Java
2 862 (35.72%) Python
3 482 (19.98%) JavaScript
4 388 (16.08%) Bash Shell
5 320 (13.26%) Ruby
6 230 (9.53%) Scala
7 213 (8.83%) Go
8 171 (7.09%) SQL
9 160 (6.63%) Groovy
10 114 (4.72%) Perl
11 108 (4.48%) ES6
12 107 (4.43%) C#
13 85 (3.52%) TypeScript
14 82 (3.40%) Shell Script
15 72 (2.98%) PHP
16 69 (2.86%) PowerShell
17 30 (1.24%) R
18 28 (1.16%) T-SQL
19 27 (1.12%) Korn
20 26 (1.08%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 331 (13.72%) Security Cleared
2 249 (10.32%) SC Cleared
3 50 (2.07%) Degree
4 34 (1.41%) AWS Certification
5 23 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 15 (0.62%) DBS Check
8 14 (0.58%) RHCE
9 12 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
10 10 (0.41%) DV Cleared
11 8 (0.33%) Master's Degree
12 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.17%) RHCA
14 3 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.083%) CISM
15 2 (0.083%) CISSP
15 2 (0.083%) MCSE
16 1 (0.041%) CISA
16 1 (0.041%) Cisco Certification
16 1 (0.041%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (2.94%) QA
2 21 (0.87%) GCP
3 16 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
4 9 (0.37%) GDPR
5 7 (0.29%) SLA
6 6 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.21%) OASIS TOSCA
7 5 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.083%) COBIT
10 1 (0.041%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.041%) PSD2
10 1 (0.041%) SEPA
System Software
1 66 (2.74%) HDFS
2 42 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (1.62%) Active Directory
4 35 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 21 (0.87%) Apache Flume
6 17 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (0.66%) etcd
8 12 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (0.41%) KVM
9 10 (0.41%) vCloud
10 9 (0.37%) flannel
10 9 (0.37%) LXC
11 8 (0.33%) Squid
12 7 (0.29%) Postfix
13 5 (0.21%) Ceph
14 4 (0.17%) Gluster
14 4 (0.17%) VMware NSX
14 4 (0.17%) Xen
15 3 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 897 (37.17%) Kubernetes
2 826 (34.23%) Ansible
3 553 (22.92%) Terraform
4 516 (21.38%) Puppet
5 369 (15.29%) Opscode Chef
6 134 (5.55%) logstash
7 99 (4.10%) Mesos
8 88 (3.65%) Kibana
9 70 (2.90%) Prometheus
10 69 (2.86%) Grafana
10 69 (2.86%) Rancher
11 64 (2.65%) Packer
12 63 (2.61%) Docker Swarm
13 59 (2.45%) ZABBIX
14 56 (2.32%) Consul
15 49 (2.03%) Nagios
16 37 (1.53%) HAProxy
17 32 (1.33%) Sysdig
18 28 (1.16%) Icinga
19 26 (1.08%) Graphite
Vendors
1 136 (5.64%) Oracle
2 128 (5.30%) Google
2 128 (5.30%) Splunk
3 119 (4.93%) Red Hat
4 109 (4.52%) Atlassian
5 101 (4.19%) Microsoft
6 87 (3.61%) VMware
7 50 (2.07%) SAP
8 48 (1.99%) SaltStack
9 45 (1.86%) IBM
10 43 (1.78%) AppDynamics
11 39 (1.62%) New Relic
12 30 (1.24%) Hortonworks
13 25 (1.04%) ATG
13 25 (1.04%) Tableau
14 21 (0.87%) Cloudera
15 16 (0.66%) Sybase
16 15 (0.62%) F5
17 14 (0.58%) ServiceNow
18 13 (0.54%) Rackspace