Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 July 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 > North East
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 90 151
Rank change year-on-year +52 +61 -54
Contract jobs citing Docker 80 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 6.20% 1.46% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 31.87% 10.11% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 18 6
North East median daily rate £385 £475 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.95% +24.92% +2.77%
10th Percentile £323 £413 £303
90th Percentile £525 £575 £494
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 £51.00 -
% change year-on-year +2.94% - -

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 the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 251 188 601
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.44% 14.47% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 115 369
North East median daily rate £328 £333 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.50% +16.67% -5.00%
10th Percentile £230 £180 £205
90th Percentile £475 £500 £386
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 62
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £28.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.71% - +115.38%
10th Percentile £11.10 £9.44 £11.31
90th Percentile £28.25 £37.30 £36.50
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +3.13% +4.92% -4.69%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Docker as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in the North East

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker in the North East

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in the North East over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in the North East

Docker
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Tyne and Wear +43 69 £385 -18.95% 20
Durham +6 11 £375 -31.82% 5
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 North East region with a requirement for Docker.

1 67 (83.75%) DevOps
2 65 (81.25%) Linux
3 62 (77.50%) Puppet
4 61 (76.25%) Ansible
5 51 (63.75%) Bash Shell
6 45 (56.25%) Jenkins
7 44 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
8 41 (51.25%) Python
9 40 (50.00%) Terraform
10 39 (48.75%) Configuration Management
10 39 (48.75%) BDD
11 33 (41.25%) Microsoft Azure
11 33 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (38.75%) Kubernetes
13 30 (37.50%) Packer
13 30 (37.50%) Nagios
13 30 (37.50%) TeamCity
13 30 (37.50%) Test Automation
14 29 (36.25%) Opscode Chef
15 28 (35.00%) Java
15 28 (35.00%) Amazon Redshift
16 27 (33.75%) New Relic
16 27 (33.75%) Perl
16 27 (33.75%) Splunk
16 27 (33.75%) Open Source
16 27 (33.75%) Ruby
17 26 (32.50%) High Availability
17 26 (32.50%) Data Centre
17 26 (32.50%) Elastic Stack
18 25 (31.25%) Datadog

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 14 (17.50%) nginx
2 2 (2.50%) Apache
2 2 (2.50%) Confluence
3 1 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 44 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (41.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (31.25%) Datadog
4 6 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (7.50%) Amazon S3
5 4 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.75%) Slack
7 2 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.50%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.25%) PaaS
8 1 (1.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
2 8 (10.00%) Internet
3 3 (3.75%) HTTP
4 2 (2.50%) SNMP
5 1 (1.25%) DNS
5 1 (1.25%) Firewall
5 1 (1.25%) SMS
5 1 (1.25%) SSL
5 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 12 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.75%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 45 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 30 (37.50%) TeamCity
3 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (11.25%) Jasmine
5 7 (8.75%) JIRA
6 5 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.75%) GitLab
7 3 (3.75%) Maven
8 2 (2.50%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.25%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (27.50%) AWS DevOps
3 20 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 20 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
4 14 (17.50%) Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Systems Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (2.50%) Cloud Automation Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Java Developer
10 1 (1.25%) AWS Architect
10 1 (1.25%) Azure Engineer
10 1 (1.25%) Developer in Test
10 1 (1.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.25%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.50%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (13.75%) CSS
2 11 (13.75%) HTML
3 10 (12.50%) CreateJS
3 10 (12.50%) CSS3
3 10 (12.50%) HTML5
3 10 (12.50%) JSON
3 10 (12.50%) lodash
3 10 (12.50%) XML
4 7 (8.75%) Flash
5 5 (6.25%) Spring Boot
6 4 (5.00%) Spring
7 3 (3.75%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.50%) Node.js
8 2 (2.50%) RESTful
8 2 (2.50%) Zuul
9 1 (1.25%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (1.25%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (1.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.50%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.00%) RIA
3 6 (7.50%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 4 (5.00%) Wiki
5 2 (2.50%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (81.25%) Linux
2 25 (31.25%) Windows
3 9 (11.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.25%) Unix
5 3 (3.75%) AIX
6 2 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (83.75%) DevOps
2 39 (48.75%) BDD
2 39 (48.75%) Configuration Management
3 33 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 27 (33.75%) Open Source
6 26 (32.50%) High Availability
7 16 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (18.75%) Deployment Automation
9 12 (15.00%) Scrum
10 11 (13.75%) TDD
11 10 (12.50%) Asynchronous Programming
11 10 (12.50%) OOD
11 10 (12.50%) OOP
11 10 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
12 9 (11.25%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (7.50%) Microservices
14 5 (6.25%) Visualisation
15 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (63.75%) Bash Shell
2 41 (51.25%) Python
3 28 (35.00%) Java
4 27 (33.75%) Perl
4 27 (33.75%) Ruby
5 24 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 23 (28.75%) C
6 23 (28.75%) C++
7 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
7 11 (13.75%) TypeScript
8 10 (12.50%) ActionScript
8 10 (12.50%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (2.50%) C#
10 1 (1.25%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 62 (77.50%) Puppet
2 61 (76.25%) Ansible
3 40 (50.00%) Terraform
4 31 (38.75%) Kubernetes
5 30 (37.50%) Nagios
5 30 (37.50%) Packer
6 29 (36.25%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (15.00%) HAProxy
8 2 (2.50%) Consul
8 2 (2.50%) OpenNMS
9 1 (1.25%) Kibana
9 1 (1.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 27 (33.75%) New Relic
1 27 (33.75%) Splunk
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.50%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.25%) Capita
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) VMware