Period
to 26 February 2020

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 26 February 2020 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
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 30 61
Rank change year-on-year +9 +31 +73
Contract jobs citing Docker 79 99 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.88% 6.94% 2.91%
As % of the System Software category 40.72% 40.57% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 76 42
North East median daily rate £430 £500 £580
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.00% -13.79% +36.47%
10th Percentile £325 £395 £338
90th Percentile £500 £563 £665
England median daily rate £550 £547 £525
% change year-on-year +0.52% +4.22% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% -3.74%

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 194 244 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.34% 17.10% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 178 161
North East median daily rate £400 £427 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.32% +31.38% -1.52%
10th Percentile £189 £164 £255
90th Percentile £530 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 12
North East median hourly rate £20.00 £15.48 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.18% +16.85% -41.11%
10th Percentile £13.58 £9.51 £10.05
90th Percentile £54.30 £21.00 £31.80
England median hourly rate £16.96 £16.00 £16.19
% change year-on-year +6.00% -1.16% +1.17%

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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 2020. 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 +6 76 £430 -14.00% 19
Durham +17 3 £450 -2.70% 5
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, 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 66 (83.54%) Kubernetes
2 54 (68.35%) AWS
2 54 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (67.09%) DevOps
4 41 (51.90%) Java
5 39 (49.37%) Jenkins
6 38 (48.10%) Python
7 37 (46.84%) Test Automation
8 35 (44.30%) Linux
9 34 (43.04%) Azure
10 33 (41.77%) Ansible
11 31 (39.24%) Microservices
12 28 (35.44%) Enterprise Software
13 27 (34.18%) Puppet
13 27 (34.18%) Git (software)
13 27 (34.18%) Kanban
13 27 (34.18%) Scrum
14 26 (32.91%) PowerShell
14 26 (32.91%) Shell Script
14 26 (32.91%) Build Automation
15 25 (31.65%) Opscode Chef
15 25 (31.65%) OpenShift
16 22 (27.85%) Public Cloud
16 22 (27.85%) Terraform
16 22 (27.85%) TDD
17 20 (25.32%) SaaS
17 20 (25.32%) PaaS
18 19 (24.05%) SQL
19 18 (22.78%) C++
19 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering

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 8 (10.13%) nginx
2 3 (3.80%) Apache
2 3 (3.80%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (3.80%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.27%) Confluence
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) Jetty
4 1 (1.27%) Mongrel
4 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 54 (68.35%) AWS
2 34 (43.04%) Azure
3 25 (31.65%) OpenShift
4 20 (25.32%) PaaS
4 20 (25.32%) SaaS
5 17 (21.52%) Serverless
6 13 (16.46%) Datadog
6 13 (16.46%) IaaS
7 11 (13.92%) GCP
8 5 (6.33%) GitHub
9 4 (5.06%) Amazon S3
9 4 (5.06%) Apigee
9 4 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (5.06%) Trello
9 4 (5.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (1.27%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (1.27%) Google App Engine
11 1 (1.27%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) SAN
2 1 (1.27%) DHCP
2 1 (1.27%) DNS
2 1 (1.27%) FTP
2 1 (1.27%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) IPsec
2 1 (1.27%) SSL
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (11.39%) Amazon Redshift
3 8 (10.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (8.86%) NoSQL
5 6 (7.59%) MySQL
6 5 (6.33%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (5.06%) SAP HANA
8 2 (2.53%) Redis
9 1 (1.27%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (49.37%) Jenkins
2 27 (34.18%) Git (software)
3 16 (20.25%) Maven
4 11 (13.92%) JIRA
5 9 (11.39%) TeamCity
6 8 (10.13%) Cucumber
7 7 (8.86%) GitLab
7 7 (8.86%) JUnit
7 7 (8.86%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (7.59%) SonarQube
9 5 (6.33%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.27%) Selenium
10 1 (1.27%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (5.06%) Finance
1 4 (5.06%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (39.24%) Developer
2 18 (22.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (18.99%) Architect
4 11 (13.92%) Python Developer
5 10 (12.66%) Senior Developer
6 9 (11.39%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (10.13%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Python Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Lead Software Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Mobile Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.80%) Systems Architect
10 3 (3.80%) Web Applications Architect
10 3 (3.80%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.72%) React
1 14 (17.72%) Spring
1 14 (17.72%) Spring Boot
2 12 (15.19%) .NET
3 10 (12.66%) Web Services
4 9 (11.39%) .NET Core
5 7 (8.86%) AngularJS
5 7 (8.86%) Dropwizard
5 7 (8.86%) GraphQL
5 7 (8.86%) JPA
5 7 (8.86%) jQuery
5 7 (8.86%) REST
5 7 (8.86%) SOAP
5 7 (8.86%) Spring Cloud
5 7 (8.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (7.59%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (5.06%) JDBC
8 3 (3.80%) gRPC
8 3 (3.80%) Laravel
8 3 (3.80%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.44%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (27.85%) Public Cloud
3 12 (15.19%) Private Cloud
4 11 (13.92%) Data Centre
5 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (8.86%) Cloud Native
7 5 (6.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
9 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.30%) Linux
2 7 (8.86%) Windows
3 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.53%) Android
4 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.53%) DC/OS
4 2 (2.53%) Unix
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (68.35%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (67.09%) DevOps
3 37 (46.84%) Test Automation
4 31 (39.24%) Microservices
5 27 (34.18%) Kanban
5 27 (34.18%) Scrum
6 26 (32.91%) Build Automation
7 22 (27.85%) TDD
8 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
9 17 (21.52%) Architectural Design
10 14 (17.72%) High Availability
11 13 (16.46%) Coaching
11 13 (16.46%) Open Source
12 12 (15.19%) Configuration Management
13 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
13 11 (13.92%) Technical Leadership
14 10 (12.66%) BDD
15 9 (11.39%) Problem-Solving
16 8 (10.13%) OO
17 7 (8.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) Java
2 38 (48.10%) Python
3 26 (32.91%) PowerShell
3 26 (32.91%) Shell Script
4 19 (24.05%) SQL
5 18 (22.78%) C++
6 17 (21.52%) Bash Shell
6 17 (21.52%) C
6 17 (21.52%) Ruby
7 15 (18.99%) Perl
8 13 (16.46%) C#
9 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
10 10 (12.66%) TypeScript
11 7 (8.86%) Java 8
12 3 (3.80%) Go
13 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.80%) Degree
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (6.33%) vSphere
2 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) LXC
3 1 (1.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (83.54%) Kubernetes
2 33 (41.77%) Ansible
3 27 (34.18%) Puppet
4 25 (31.65%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (27.85%) Terraform
6 13 (16.46%) Nagios
7 9 (11.39%) Packer
8 6 (7.59%) HAProxy
9 4 (5.06%) SCCM
9 4 (5.06%) SCOM
10 2 (2.53%) Prometheus
11 1 (1.27%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (1.27%) Fluentd
11 1 (1.27%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Splunk
2 13 (16.46%) New Relic
3 10 (12.66%) VMware
4 9 (11.39%) Google
5 4 (5.06%) EMC
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle
5 4 (5.06%) SAP
6 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.53%) Cisco
8 1 (1.27%) Informatica
8 1 (1.27%) Rackspace