Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 58 121
Rank change year-on-year +29 +63 +288
Contract jobs citing Docker 2,868 1,506 914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.29% 3.83% 2.11%
As % of the System Software category 46.26% 34.39% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,254 1,121 722
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £425 £406 £408
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
London median hourly rate £46.58 - -
England median hourly rate £48.67 £46.75 -
% change year-on-year +4.10% - -

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 6,200 4,379 4,437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.60% 11.13% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,572 3,052 3,079
London median daily rate £500 £468 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +5.65% +13.83%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £185
90th Percentile £650 £625 £595
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 111 163
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +26.67% -13.62%
10th Percentile £12.03 £12.88 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £31.00
England median hourly rate £16.13 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +0.78% +3.23% -3.13%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +44 648 £550 +7.84% 220
South London +3 172 £550 +4.76% 15
West London +34 124 £525 - 126
East London +34 74 £563 -8.16% 52
North London +6 5 £475 -5.00% 5
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1,605 (55.96%) DevOps
2 1,413 (49.27%) Agile Software Development
3 1,330 (46.37%) Amazon AWS
4 1,181 (41.18%) Kubernetes
5 1,102 (38.42%) Java
6 1,093 (38.11%) Jenkins
7 1,062 (37.03%) Linux
8 1,032 (35.98%) Python
9 1,001 (34.90%) Ansible
10 828 (28.87%) Git (software)
11 723 (25.21%) Continuous Integration
12 722 (25.17%) Terraform
13 721 (25.14%) Microservices
14 644 (22.45%) TDD
15 643 (22.42%) Puppet
16 593 (20.68%) JavaScript
17 482 (16.81%) Configuration Management
18 477 (16.63%) Microsoft Azure
18 477 (16.63%) Node.js
19 463 (16.14%) Opscode Chef
20 462 (16.11%) Bash Shell
21 443 (15.45%) Finance
22 417 (14.54%) Ruby
23 405 (14.12%) REST
24 400 (13.95%) Web Services
25 398 (13.88%) Kafka
26 382 (13.32%) PostgreSQL
27 373 (13.01%) NoSQL
28 362 (12.62%) MongoDB
28 362 (12.62%) BDD

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
1 248 (8.65%) Elasticsearch
2 217 (7.57%) Apache
3 178 (6.21%) Confluence
4 166 (5.79%) nginx
5 155 (5.40%) Apache Spark
6 104 (3.63%) Tomcat
7 91 (3.17%) Cloud Foundry
8 54 (1.88%) OpenStack
9 38 (1.32%) Apache Pig
10 35 (1.22%) CMS
11 29 (1.01%) JBoss
12 23 (0.80%) MQSeries
13 22 (0.77%) Mule ESB
14 18 (0.63%) WebSphere
15 17 (0.59%) Mule
15 17 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 16 (0.56%) Apache Solr
16 16 (0.56%) Gunicorn
16 16 (0.56%) IIS
17 12 (0.42%) WildFly
Applications
1 15 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.21%) HipChat
3 3 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.070%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.035%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 29 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.28%) Distributed Ledger
2 8 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
2 8 (0.28%) Front Arena
2 8 (0.28%) thinkFolio
3 6 (0.21%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.10%) Magento
5 1 (0.035%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.035%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.035%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.035%) R3 Corda
5 1 (0.035%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,330 (46.37%) Amazon AWS
2 477 (16.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 213 (7.43%) Amazon EC2
4 194 (6.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 175 (6.10%) Serverless
6 163 (5.68%) GitHub
7 153 (5.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 148 (5.16%) Amazon S3
9 140 (4.88%) AWS Lambda
10 131 (4.57%) PaaS
11 129 (4.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 115 (4.01%) IaaS
13 99 (3.45%) npm
14 93 (3.24%) Route 53
15 88 (3.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 74 (2.58%) Heroku
17 72 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
18 68 (2.37%) OpenShift
19 58 (2.02%) SaaS
20 50 (1.74%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 165 (5.75%) TCP/IP
2 162 (5.65%) DNS
3 152 (5.30%) Firewall
4 141 (4.92%) HTTP
5 107 (3.73%) SSL
6 53 (1.85%) FTP
6 53 (1.85%) Internet
7 44 (1.53%) VPN
8 25 (0.87%) DHCP
9 20 (0.70%) SMTP
10 18 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
11 16 (0.56%) Kerberos
12 15 (0.52%) Reverse Proxy
13 13 (0.45%) Network Security
14 12 (0.42%) SSH
14 12 (0.42%) WAN
15 11 (0.38%) SMS
16 9 (0.31%) ICMP
16 9 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
17 8 (0.28%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 382 (13.32%) PostgreSQL
2 373 (13.01%) NoSQL
3 362 (12.62%) MongoDB
4 262 (9.14%) MySQL
5 227 (7.91%) Big Data
6 223 (7.78%) Hadoop
7 177 (6.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 133 (4.64%) SQL Server
9 114 (3.97%) Amazon RDS
10 112 (3.91%) Relational Database
11 107 (3.73%) Redis
12 61 (2.13%) HBase
13 60 (2.09%) RDBMS
14 56 (1.95%) Apache Hive
15 52 (1.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 52 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
16 43 (1.50%) Amazon Redshift
16 43 (1.50%) Blockchain
17 36 (1.26%) Couchbase
18 29 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1,093 (38.11%) Jenkins
2 828 (28.87%) Git (software)
3 255 (8.89%) JIRA
4 224 (7.81%) Maven
5 141 (4.92%) Artifactory
6 137 (4.78%) GitLab
6 137 (4.78%) Gradle
7 129 (4.50%) Cucumber
8 126 (4.39%) JUnit
9 121 (4.22%) Sonatype Nexus
10 114 (3.97%) Selenium
11 111 (3.87%) webpack
12 101 (3.52%) gulp
13 98 (3.42%) TeamCity
14 80 (2.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 80 (2.79%) Vagrant
15 75 (2.62%) SonarQube
16 74 (2.58%) Mockito
17 66 (2.30%) Gerrit
17 66 (2.30%) Jasmine
General
1 443 (15.45%) Finance
2 240 (8.37%) Banking
3 93 (3.24%) Retail
4 58 (2.02%) Games
5 56 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 49 (1.71%) Investment Banking
7 45 (1.57%) Marketing
8 28 (0.98%) Front Office
9 27 (0.94%) Publishing
10 25 (0.87%) Law
11 21 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 14 (0.49%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.45%) Electronics
14 12 (0.42%) Advertising
15 9 (0.31%) Legal
16 8 (0.28%) Back Office
16 8 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
16 8 (0.28%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.21%) Music Industry
18 4 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,118 (38.98%) Developer
2 1,007 (35.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 420 (14.64%) Java Developer
4 361 (12.59%) AWS DevOps
4 361 (12.59%) AWS Engineer
5 296 (10.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 207 (7.22%) Senior Developer
7 183 (6.38%) Senior DevOps
8 171 (5.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 142 (4.95%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 124 (4.32%) Linux Engineer
11 120 (4.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 115 (4.01%) JavaScript Developer
13 99 (3.45%) React Developer
14 98 (3.42%) Architect
15 97 (3.38%) Consultant
15 97 (3.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 91 (3.17%) Cloud Engineer
16 91 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
17 90 (3.14%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 477 (16.63%) Node.js
2 405 (14.12%) REST
3 400 (13.95%) Web Services
4 398 (13.88%) Kafka
5 323 (11.26%) React
5 323 (11.26%) Spring
6 305 (10.63%) CSS
7 300 (10.46%) HTML
8 287 (10.01%) AngularJS
9 282 (9.83%) RESTful
10 206 (7.18%) HTML5
11 196 (6.83%) Elastic Stack
12 194 (6.76%) .NET
13 179 (6.24%) JSON
14 173 (6.03%) Spring Boot
15 142 (4.95%) RabbitMQ
16 135 (4.71%) CSS3
17 125 (4.36%) Hibernate
18 108 (3.77%) SOAP
19 105 (3.66%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 230 (8.02%) Greenfield Project
2 161 (5.61%) Fintech
3 124 (4.32%) Linux Command Line
4 91 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 87 (3.03%) Algorithms
6 86 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
7 63 (2.20%) Computer Science
8 61 (2.13%) Public Cloud
8 61 (2.13%) User Experience
9 42 (1.46%) iPad
10 40 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
11 38 (1.32%) Cloud Native
12 37 (1.29%) Data Centre
13 36 (1.26%) Data Structures
14 35 (1.22%) Virtual Team
15 34 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 33 (1.15%) Equities
17 28 (0.98%) Device Driver
18 26 (0.91%) Derivative
19 25 (0.87%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1,062 (37.03%) Linux
2 325 (11.33%) Unix
3 197 (6.87%) CentOS
4 169 (5.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 163 (5.68%) Windows
6 138 (4.81%) Ubuntu
7 59 (2.06%) Windows Server
8 57 (1.99%) CoreOS
9 34 (1.19%) Apple iOS
10 31 (1.08%) Android
11 23 (0.80%) DC/OS
12 20 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (0.52%) Mac OS X
15 13 (0.45%) VMS
16 12 (0.42%) Solaris
17 6 (0.21%) Mesosphere
18 5 (0.17%) Debian
19 4 (0.14%) Windows 10
20 3 (0.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,605 (55.96%) DevOps
2 1,413 (49.27%) Agile Software Development
3 723 (25.21%) Continuous Integration
4 721 (25.14%) Microservices
5 644 (22.45%) TDD
6 482 (16.81%) Configuration Management
7 362 (12.62%) BDD
8 357 (12.45%) Software Engineering
9 315 (10.98%) Scrum
10 312 (10.88%) Open Source
11 284 (9.90%) Test Automation
12 279 (9.73%) Continuous Delivery
13 184 (6.42%) Pair Programming
14 182 (6.35%) E-Commerce
15 162 (5.65%) Mentoring
16 153 (5.33%) MVC
17 146 (5.09%) Kanban
18 130 (4.53%) Migration
19 129 (4.50%) Deployment Automation
20 128 (4.46%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1,102 (38.42%) Java
2 1,032 (35.98%) Python
3 593 (20.68%) JavaScript
4 462 (16.11%) Bash Shell
5 417 (14.54%) Ruby
6 345 (12.03%) Java 8
7 282 (9.83%) Scala
8 249 (8.68%) SQL
9 246 (8.58%) Groovy
10 223 (7.78%) Go
11 173 (6.03%) ES6
12 172 (6.00%) Perl
13 169 (5.89%) C#
14 115 (4.01%) TypeScript
15 97 (3.38%) Shell Script
16 96 (3.35%) PHP
17 88 (3.07%) PowerShell
18 66 (2.30%) C++
19 42 (1.46%) C
20 30 (1.05%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 353 (12.31%) Security Cleared
2 285 (9.94%) SC Cleared
3 99 (3.45%) Degree
4 52 (1.81%) AWS Certification
5 42 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (0.70%) Master's Degree
7 11 (0.38%) PhD
8 10 (0.35%) CISSP
8 10 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
9 9 (0.31%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (0.28%) CHECK Team Member
11 6 (0.21%) CESG Certified Professional
11 6 (0.21%) CISMP
12 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.17%) RHCE
13 4 (0.14%) CISM
13 4 (0.14%) MCSE
14 3 (0.10%) CISA
14 3 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (2.96%) GCP
2 83 (2.89%) QA
3 20 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.49%) GDPR
5 9 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.17%) MiFID
7 4 (0.14%) PMO
8 3 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.10%) PSD2
9 1 (0.035%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.035%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.035%) HL7
9 1 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
3 39 (1.36%) Active Directory
4 32 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 31 (1.08%) etcd
6 29 (1.01%) flannel
7 28 (0.98%) Apache Flume
8 26 (0.91%) HDFS
9 24 (0.84%) VirtualBox
10 21 (0.73%) Hyper-V
11 13 (0.45%) Xen
12 10 (0.35%) vCloud
13 9 (0.31%) KVM
13 9 (0.31%) Squid
14 8 (0.28%) Varnish
15 7 (0.24%) NFS
15 7 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 6 (0.21%) LXC
17 5 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
18 4 (0.14%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1,181 (41.18%) Kubernetes
2 1,001 (34.90%) Ansible
3 722 (25.17%) Terraform
4 643 (22.42%) Puppet
5 463 (16.14%) Opscode Chef
6 158 (5.51%) Mesos
7 120 (4.18%) Docker Swarm
8 108 (3.77%) Prometheus
9 103 (3.59%) logstash
10 97 (3.38%) Grafana
11 96 (3.35%) Packer
12 88 (3.07%) Kibana
13 84 (2.93%) Consul
14 73 (2.55%) Nagios
15 70 (2.44%) HAProxy
16 69 (2.41%) Rancher
17 49 (1.71%) ZABBIX
18 39 (1.36%) Marathon
19 36 (1.26%) Salt
20 35 (1.22%) Icinga
Vendors
1 196 (6.83%) Google
2 153 (5.33%) Splunk
3 147 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 103 (3.59%) Oracle
5 94 (3.28%) Microsoft
6 90 (3.14%) Atlassian
7 87 (3.03%) VMware
8 60 (2.09%) New Relic
8 60 (2.09%) SaltStack
9 57 (1.99%) AppDynamics
10 49 (1.71%) Hortonworks
11 30 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
12 29 (1.01%) IBM
13 27 (0.94%) Cloudera
14 25 (0.87%) Tableau
15 24 (0.84%) Capita
16 16 (0.56%) SAP
16 16 (0.56%) ServiceNow
17 15 (0.52%) ATG
17 15 (0.52%) MapR