Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 12 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 54 129
Rank change year-on-year +21 +75 +8
Contract jobs citing Docker 159 98 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.13% 3.36% 0.89%
As % of the System Software category 32.72% 30.43% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 70 23
Manchester median daily rate £519 £444 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.90% +7.58% +8.55%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £330
90th Percentile £700 £588 £538
North West median daily rate £500 £475 £413
% change year-on-year +5.26% +15.15% -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £64.00 - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 486 322 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.69% 11.03% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 190 240
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +15.63%
10th Percentile £133 £115 £159
90th Percentile £650 £538 £500
North West median daily rate £390 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +1.30% +2.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 34 35
Manchester median hourly rate £14.79 £16.60 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.93% +27.69% -3.70%
10th Percentile £10.95 £10.83 £9.65
90th Percentile £22.46 £32.20 £20.73
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £15.60 £14.34
% change year-on-year +5.80% +8.75% -1.10%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Manchester

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker in Manchester

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in Manchester over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in Manchester

Docker
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 12 November 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
Stockport +10 6 £413 -
Salford -6 3 £339 -15.31% 1
Altrincham - 3 - -
Bolton - 1 £120 -
Docker
North West

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Docker.

1 110 (69.18%) DevOps
2 92 (57.86%) Python
3 80 (50.31%) Java
4 79 (49.69%) Ansible
4 79 (49.69%) Jenkins
5 72 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (36.48%) Amazon AWS
6 58 (36.48%) Puppet
7 57 (35.85%) Terraform
8 50 (31.45%) Opscode Chef
9 43 (27.04%) TDD
9 43 (27.04%) Kubernetes
10 39 (24.53%) PostgreSQL
10 39 (24.53%) Spring
11 38 (23.90%) Maven
11 38 (23.90%) Gradle
12 35 (22.01%) Groovy
13 34 (21.38%) Scrum
14 33 (20.75%) Node.js
15 31 (19.50%) BDD
15 31 (19.50%) Test Automation
16 30 (18.87%) Git (software)
16 30 (18.87%) JIRA
17 29 (18.24%) Microservices
18 27 (16.98%) nginx
18 27 (16.98%) Java 8
19 25 (15.72%) Cloud Foundry
19 25 (15.72%) Selenium
20 24 (15.09%) Shell Script
20 24 (15.09%) Open Source

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 27 (16.98%) nginx
2 25 (15.72%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (6.29%) Confluence
4 5 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.26%) IIS
5 2 (1.26%) JBoss
5 2 (1.26%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.26%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.63%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (36.48%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (14.47%) npm
2 23 (14.47%) PaaS
3 15 (9.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 15 (9.43%) SaaS
4 13 (8.18%) GitHub
5 12 (7.55%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (5.66%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (3.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (2.52%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.89%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.89%) Route 53
9 3 (1.89%) Serverless
10 2 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (1.26%) Azure Functions
10 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.26%) IaaS
11 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) VPN
2 2 (1.26%) BGP
2 2 (1.26%) Firewall
2 2 (1.26%) HTTP
2 2 (1.26%) IPFIX
2 2 (1.26%) Junos
2 2 (1.26%) MPLS
2 2 (1.26%) MRTG
2 2 (1.26%) OSPF
2 2 (1.26%) SMS
2 2 (1.26%) SNMP
2 2 (1.26%) SSL
2 2 (1.26%) TACACS
3 1 (0.63%) AMQP
3 1 (0.63%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.63%) MQTT
3 1 (0.63%) SAN
3 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (24.53%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (14.47%) MySQL
3 9 (5.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (4.40%) Hazelcast
5 4 (2.52%) Big Data
5 4 (2.52%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.89%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.26%) Power BI
7 2 (1.26%) QGIS
7 2 (1.26%) Redis
7 2 (1.26%) Spatial Data
7 2 (1.26%) SQLite
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.63%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 79 (49.69%) Jenkins
2 38 (23.90%) Gradle
2 38 (23.90%) Maven
3 30 (18.87%) Git (software)
3 30 (18.87%) JIRA
4 25 (15.72%) Selenium
5 23 (14.47%) gulp
6 20 (12.58%) CircleCI
6 20 (12.58%) IBM UrbanCode
6 20 (12.58%) Travis CI
7 13 (8.18%) Gatling
7 13 (8.18%) JUnit
7 13 (8.18%) Spock
8 9 (5.66%) PyCharm
9 6 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.89%) GitLab
10 3 (1.89%) Grunt
10 3 (1.89%) Subversion
10 3 (1.89%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (7.55%) Retail
2 6 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (1.26%) Finance
4 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.63%) Marketing
4 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (44.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (29.56%) Developer
3 18 (11.32%) AWS Engineer
4 17 (10.69%) Java Engineer
5 15 (9.43%) Java Developer
6 12 (7.55%) AWS DevOps
6 12 (7.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 9 (5.66%) Django Developer
8 7 (4.40%) .NET Developer
9 6 (3.77%) C# Developer
9 6 (3.77%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (3.77%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.14%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 5 (3.14%) Platform Engineer
10 5 (3.14%) Python Developer
10 5 (3.14%) Senior Java Engineer
11 4 (2.52%) Consultant
11 4 (2.52%) Java Software Engineer
12 3 (1.89%) Software Developer
12 3 (1.89%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (24.53%) Spring
2 33 (20.75%) Node.js
3 22 (13.84%) Elastic Stack
4 18 (11.32%) .NET
5 16 (10.06%) Hibernate
5 16 (10.06%) RESTful
5 16 (10.06%) Web Services
6 13 (8.18%) Spring Boot
7 12 (7.55%) Kafka
8 10 (6.29%) CSS
8 10 (6.29%) Django
8 10 (6.29%) HTML
9 9 (5.66%) React
10 7 (4.40%) Grails
10 7 (4.40%) Redux
11 5 (3.14%) Apache Camel
11 5 (3.14%) Flask
12 4 (2.52%) ASP.NET
12 4 (2.52%) XML
13 3 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.29%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.14%) iPad
4 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.26%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.63%) Clustering
6 1 (0.63%) Fintech
6 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) PKI
6 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.32%) Linux
2 9 (5.66%) Unix
3 8 (5.03%) Android
4 6 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.14%) CentOS
6 3 (1.89%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.89%) Windows
7 2 (1.26%) Debian
8 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (69.18%) DevOps
2 72 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (27.04%) TDD
4 34 (21.38%) Scrum
5 31 (19.50%) BDD
5 31 (19.50%) Test Automation
6 29 (18.24%) Microservices
7 24 (15.09%) Open Source
8 18 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (7.55%) Software Engineering
10 9 (5.66%) API Design
10 9 (5.66%) API Development
10 9 (5.66%) B2B
10 9 (5.66%) B2C
10 9 (5.66%) Functional Testing
10 9 (5.66%) Monetization
10 9 (5.66%) Software Deployment
10 9 (5.66%) User Stories
10 9 (5.66%) Web Application Development
11 8 (5.03%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 92 (57.86%) Python
2 80 (50.31%) Java
3 35 (22.01%) Groovy
4 27 (16.98%) Java 8
5 24 (15.09%) Shell Script
6 20 (12.58%) PHP
7 17 (10.69%) C#
8 14 (8.81%) JavaScript
9 10 (6.29%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.40%) Scala
11 6 (3.77%) SQL
12 4 (2.52%) Perl
12 4 (2.52%) Ruby
13 3 (1.89%) Prolog
14 2 (1.26%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.63%) C++
15 1 (0.63%) Go
15 1 (0.63%) Lua
15 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.52%) Degree
3 3 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.26%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.63%) JSP 440
System Software
1 20 (12.58%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.89%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.26%) KVM
5 1 (0.63%) NFS
5 1 (0.63%) vSphere
5 1 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 79 (49.69%) Ansible
2 58 (36.48%) Puppet
3 57 (35.85%) Terraform
4 50 (31.45%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (27.04%) Kubernetes
6 6 (3.77%) Kibana
7 4 (2.52%) logstash
7 4 (2.52%) Prometheus
7 4 (2.52%) Salt
7 4 (2.52%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.26%) Cacti
8 2 (1.26%) collectd
8 2 (1.26%) Grafana
8 2 (1.26%) Graphite
8 2 (1.26%) Icinga
8 2 (1.26%) Nagios
8 2 (1.26%) Netcool
8 2 (1.26%) Observium
8 2 (1.26%) OpenNMS
9 1 (0.63%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (6.92%) Atlassian
2 6 (3.77%) VMware
3 5 (3.14%) Blue Prism
3 5 (3.14%) IBM
3 5 (3.14%) Oracle
4 4 (2.52%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.26%) Cisco
5 2 (1.26%) Ericsson
5 2 (1.26%) Google
5 2 (1.26%) Huawei
5 2 (1.26%) Juniper
5 2 (1.26%) Splunk
6 1 (0.63%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.63%) HP
6 1 (0.63%) PagerDuty
6 1 (0.63%) SaltStack