Period
to

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 16 May 2022 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
16 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 30 20 21
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 0
Contract jobs citing Docker 2,728 1,948 1,600
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 7.08% 8.21% 7.79%
As % of the System Software category 54.61% 57.67% 51.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,085 1,584 1,262
10th Percentile £463 £425 £425
25th Percentile £519 £477 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -
75th Percentile £700 £628 £625
90th Percentile £775 £700 £700
England median daily rate £600 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £75.00 - -
Median hourly rate £79.38 £65.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +22.12% - -
75th Percentile £85.00 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £60.27 £56.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +13.00% -

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4,995 3,378 3,099
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.96% 14.24% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,764 2,523 2,295
10th Percentile £313 £350 £213
25th Percentile £463 £444 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £672 £613 £600
90th Percentile £743 £700 £675
England median daily rate £525 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 20 59
10th Percentile £14.75 £19.51 £12.42
25th Percentile £20.00 £36.50 £15.19
Median hourly rate £27.50 £48.50 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -43.30% +155.26% -8.05%
75th Percentile £46.50 £61.25 £26.88
90th Percentile £67.50 £76.03 £47.83
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £16.95
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.99% +2.73%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in London

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Docker in London

Docker
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Docker in London over the 6 months to 16 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Docker in London

Docker
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Docker in London.

Hourly rate trend 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 16 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +6 378 £600 +9.09% 226
South London +12 48 £600 +18.81% 11
West London +3 39 £575 +4.07% 65
East London -2 6 £695 +49.46% 71
North London - 3 £800 - 2
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 16 May 2022, 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 1,905 (69.83%) Kubernetes
2 1,360 (49.85%) DevOps
3 1,310 (48.02%) CI/CD
4 1,228 (45.01%) AWS
5 1,130 (41.42%) Agile
6 1,094 (40.10%) Azure
7 1,004 (36.80%) Terraform
8 947 (34.71%) Python
9 940 (34.46%) Java
10 829 (30.39%) Microservices
11 814 (29.84%) Jenkins
12 676 (24.78%) Git (software)
13 593 (21.74%) Linux
14 574 (21.04%) Finance
15 525 (19.24%) Ansible
16 500 (18.33%) JavaScript
17 475 (17.41%) Software Engineering
18 435 (15.95%) Kafka
19 433 (15.87%) GCP
20 421 (15.43%) SQL
21 410 (15.03%) TDD
22 403 (14.77%) Infrastructure as Code
23 382 (14.00%) React
24 379 (13.89%) Scrum
25 345 (12.65%) GitHub
26 341 (12.50%) Serverless
27 337 (12.35%) Social Skills
28 323 (11.84%) C#
29 304 (11.14%) Microsoft
29 304 (11.14%) Spring

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
1 151 (5.54%) Confluence
2 121 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
3 106 (3.89%) Apache Spark
4 77 (2.82%) Apache
5 64 (2.35%) nginx
6 61 (2.24%) OpenStack
7 53 (1.94%) Apache Airflow
8 34 (1.25%) Tomcat
9 27 (0.99%) IIS
10 21 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
11 18 (0.66%) JBoss
11 18 (0.66%) WebSphere
12 17 (0.62%) WebLogic
13 15 (0.55%) Traefik
14 13 (0.48%) Camunda
15 9 (0.33%) Mule
16 8 (0.29%) Red Hat Fuse
17 6 (0.22%) Ethereum
17 6 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
18 5 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.073%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.037%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.037%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.29%) TIBCO iProcess
2 5 (0.18%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
2 5 (0.18%) RMDS
3 4 (0.15%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.11%) Eikon
4 3 (0.11%) Shopify
5 2 (0.073%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.073%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.073%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.073%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.073%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.037%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1,228 (45.01%) AWS
2 1,094 (40.10%) Azure
3 433 (15.87%) GCP
4 345 (12.65%) GitHub
5 341 (12.50%) Serverless
6 220 (8.06%) OpenShift
7 216 (7.92%) PaaS
8 212 (7.77%) AWS CloudFormation
9 173 (6.34%) AWS Lambda
10 129 (4.73%) Amazon ECS
11 127 (4.66%) SaaS
12 125 (4.58%) IaaS
13 119 (4.36%) Amazon S3
14 118 (4.33%) Amazon EC2
15 111 (4.07%) Amazon EKS
16 86 (3.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 72 (2.64%) GitHub Actions
18 57 (2.09%) AWS Fargate
18 57 (2.09%) Azure Service Bus
19 54 (1.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 76 (2.79%) Firewall
2 66 (2.42%) DNS
3 55 (2.02%) Internet
4 53 (1.94%) HTTP
5 40 (1.47%) VPN
6 36 (1.32%) SSL
7 27 (0.99%) MQTT
8 23 (0.84%) Network Security
9 20 (0.73%) IPsec
9 20 (0.73%) TCP/IP
10 18 (0.66%) IKE
11 11 (0.40%) VLAN
12 10 (0.37%) IPv4
12 10 (0.37%) Kerberos
12 10 (0.37%) SSH
13 8 (0.29%) tcpdump
14 7 (0.26%) DHCP
15 6 (0.22%) WAN
16 5 (0.18%) AMQP
16 5 (0.18%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
2 206 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 177 (6.49%) MongoDB
4 139 (5.10%) Big Data
5 120 (4.40%) SQL Server
6 111 (4.07%) MySQL
7 87 (3.19%) Amazon RDS
8 69 (2.53%) Relational Database
9 67 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 51 (1.87%) Redis
11 50 (1.83%) Hadoop
12 45 (1.65%) Data Lake
13 38 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
14 37 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
15 29 (1.06%) BigQuery
16 28 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
17 22 (0.81%) Flink
18 21 (0.77%) Amazon Aurora
19 20 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
19 20 (0.73%) Delta Lake
Development Applications
1 814 (29.84%) Jenkins
2 676 (24.78%) Git (software)
3 291 (10.67%) GitLab
4 281 (10.30%) JIRA
5 255 (9.35%) Maven
6 208 (7.62%) Gradle
7 190 (6.96%) TeamCity
8 107 (3.92%) Bitbucket
9 101 (3.70%) Artifactory
10 92 (3.37%) Cucumber
11 88 (3.23%) CircleCI
12 87 (3.19%) Sonatype Nexus
13 81 (2.97%) JUnit
14 55 (2.02%) Selenium
14 55 (2.02%) SonarQube
15 46 (1.69%) webpack
16 38 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 34 (1.25%) JMeter
17 34 (1.25%) Mockito
18 33 (1.21%) git-flow
General
1 574 (21.04%) Finance
2 337 (12.35%) Social Skills
3 259 (9.49%) Banking
4 131 (4.80%) Front Office
5 130 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
6 115 (4.22%) Public Sector
7 112 (4.11%) Investment Banking
8 81 (2.97%) Retail
9 46 (1.69%) Financial Institution
10 45 (1.65%) Telecoms
11 44 (1.61%) Presentation Skills
12 42 (1.54%) Influencing Skills
13 33 (1.21%) Legal
14 30 (1.10%) Marketing
15 28 (1.03%) Law
16 24 (0.88%) Games
17 20 (0.73%) Tech for Good
18 16 (0.59%) Manufacturing
19 14 (0.51%) Documentation Skills
19 14 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,050 (38.49%) Developer
2 636 (23.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 360 (13.20%) Java Developer
4 282 (10.34%) AWS Engineer
5 225 (8.25%) Senior Developer
6 222 (8.14%) Architect
7 183 (6.71%) AWS DevOps
8 164 (6.01%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 162 (5.94%) Python Developer
10 144 (5.28%) Azure Engineer
11 122 (4.47%) .NET Developer
12 121 (4.44%) Software Engineer
13 118 (4.33%) Java Engineer
14 112 (4.11%) Senior Java Developer
15 111 (4.07%) Cloud Engineer
16 101 (3.70%) C# Developer
17 96 (3.52%) Senior DevOps
18 92 (3.37%) Cloud Architect
19 90 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
20 76 (2.79%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 435 (15.95%) Kafka
2 382 (14.00%) React
3 304 (11.14%) Spring
4 299 (10.96%) .NET
5 291 (10.67%) REST
6 262 (9.60%) Node.js
7 249 (9.13%) Spring Boot
8 204 (7.48%) HTML
9 182 (6.67%) CSS
10 176 (6.45%) RESTful
11 134 (4.91%) Flask
12 133 (4.88%) .NET Core
13 111 (4.07%) .NET Framework
14 100 (3.67%) Django
14 100 (3.67%) Web Services
15 99 (3.63%) AngularJS
15 99 (3.63%) ASP.NET
16 93 (3.41%) Pandas
17 92 (3.37%) gRPC
18 91 (3.34%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 257 (9.42%) Cloud Native
2 174 (6.38%) Public Cloud
3 136 (4.99%) Greenfield Project
4 87 (3.19%) User Experience
5 71 (2.60%) Hedge funds
6 67 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 59 (2.16%) Private Cloud
8 58 (2.13%) Algorithms
9 54 (1.98%) Equities
10 52 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
11 50 (1.83%) Data Centre
11 50 (1.83%) Fixed Income
12 48 (1.76%) Data Structures
13 45 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
14 43 (1.58%) Self-Motivation
15 41 (1.50%) Derivative
16 40 (1.47%) Media Streaming
17 39 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
17 39 (1.43%) Video\Live Streaming
18 38 (1.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 593 (21.74%) Linux
2 145 (5.32%) Windows
3 142 (5.21%) Unix
4 104 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 48 (1.76%) CentOS
6 46 (1.69%) Ubuntu
7 37 (1.36%) Windows Server
8 25 (0.92%) Android
9 19 (0.70%) VMS
10 15 (0.55%) Apple iOS
11 10 (0.37%) Amazon Linux
12 8 (0.29%) Debian
12 8 (0.29%) Mesosphere
12 8 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (0.26%) CoreOS
13 7 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (0.26%) Windows Server 2019
14 6 (0.22%) Solaris
15 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2016
16 3 (0.11%) Alpine Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,360 (49.85%) DevOps
2 1,310 (48.02%) CI/CD
3 1,130 (41.42%) Agile
4 829 (30.39%) Microservices
5 475 (17.41%) Software Engineering
6 410 (15.03%) TDD
7 403 (14.77%) Infrastructure as Code
8 379 (13.89%) Scrum
9 281 (10.30%) Test Automation
10 262 (9.60%) Analytics
11 261 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
12 239 (8.76%) BDD
13 228 (8.36%) Fintech
14 218 (7.99%) Full Stack Development
15 217 (7.95%) Configuration Management
16 191 (7.00%) Migration
17 189 (6.93%) Problem-Solving
18 185 (6.78%) Open Source
19 172 (6.30%) Kanban
20 169 (6.20%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 947 (34.71%) Python
2 940 (34.46%) Java
3 500 (18.33%) JavaScript
4 421 (15.43%) SQL
5 323 (11.84%) C#
6 293 (10.74%) Bash
7 224 (8.21%) TypeScript
8 220 (8.06%) Go
9 208 (7.62%) PowerShell
10 115 (4.22%) Ruby
11 108 (3.96%) Scala
12 93 (3.41%) Groovy
13 69 (2.53%) C
14 63 (2.31%) Shell Script
15 55 (2.02%) Kotlin
16 48 (1.76%) C++
16 48 (1.76%) PHP
17 45 (1.65%) ES6
18 41 (1.50%) Perl
19 32 (1.17%) R
Qualifications
1 301 (11.03%) Security Cleared
2 275 (10.08%) SC Cleared
3 63 (2.31%) Degree
3 63 (2.31%) DV Cleared
4 52 (1.91%) AWS Certification
5 28 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (0.40%) PhD
9 10 (0.37%) CCIE
10 8 (0.29%) CCIE Security
11 6 (0.22%) Master's Degree
12 5 (0.18%) CISSP
12 5 (0.18%) TOGAF Certification
13 4 (0.15%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.15%) RHCA
14 3 (0.11%) FFIEC
14 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.11%) OCP
14 3 (0.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (3.96%) QA
2 32 (1.17%) GDPR
3 27 (0.99%) Accessibility
4 20 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 16 (0.59%) SLA
6 11 (0.40%) NCSC
7 7 (0.26%) NIST
7 7 (0.26%) WCAG
8 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.11%) GLBA
9 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.037%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.037%) DICOM
11 1 (0.037%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.037%) GRC
11 1 (0.037%) HL7
11 1 (0.037%) OASIS TOSCA
11 1 (0.037%) WAI
System Software
1 63 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 21 (0.77%) vCloud
4 18 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
5 15 (0.55%) Ceph
6 14 (0.51%) vSphere
7 11 (0.40%) HDFS
8 9 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 8 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.26%) Apache Flume
11 6 (0.22%) KVM
11 6 (0.22%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.18%) oVirt
12 5 (0.18%) VMware NSX
13 4 (0.15%) LXC
13 4 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
14 3 (0.11%) Hyper-V
14 3 (0.11%) Squid
15 2 (0.073%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1,905 (69.83%) Kubernetes
2 1,004 (36.80%) Terraform
3 525 (19.24%) Ansible
4 195 (7.15%) Puppet
5 188 (6.89%) Grafana
6 172 (6.30%) Prometheus
7 113 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
8 92 (3.37%) Kibana
9 82 (3.01%) Packer
10 66 (2.42%) Consul
11 64 (2.35%) Istio
12 43 (1.58%) Docker Swarm
13 30 (1.10%) ZABBIX
14 26 (0.95%) logstash
14 26 (0.95%) Nagios
15 19 (0.70%) HAProxy
16 16 (0.59%) Rancher
17 15 (0.55%) Salt
18 13 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
18 13 (0.48%) linkerd
Vendors
1 304 (11.14%) Microsoft
2 152 (5.57%) Google
3 140 (5.13%) Splunk
4 120 (4.40%) Oracle
5 103 (3.78%) VMware
6 94 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 79 (2.90%) Databricks
8 45 (1.65%) AppDynamics
9 41 (1.50%) IBM
10 38 (1.39%) Dynatrace
11 34 (1.25%) Atlassian
12 24 (0.88%) CA
12 24 (0.88%) Informatica
12 24 (0.88%) TIBCO
13 23 (0.84%) ServiceNow
14 20 (0.73%) PagerDuty
15 19 (0.70%) New Relic
16 17 (0.62%) Cloudera
16 17 (0.62%) Pega
17 15 (0.55%) SAP