Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 146 124
Rank change year-on-year +77 -22 -
Contract jobs citing Docker 28 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.30% 0.63% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 13.59% 2.68% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 13 4
North East median daily rate £625 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.06% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £463 £340 £413
90th Percentile £654 £444 £524
England median daily rate £525 £500 £485
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +14.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.00 - £56.25

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 206 598 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.94% 23.39% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 376 98
North East median daily rate £335 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% -8.57% +27.27%
10th Percentile £198 £200 £208
90th Percentile £550 £487 £576
England median daily rate £436 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +5.70% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 70 41
North East median hourly rate £12.75 £27.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.78% +5.88% -7.27%
10th Percentile £9.75 £12.09 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £29.50 £43.00
England median hourly rate £16.62 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +3.89% +3.23% -

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017. 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 +74 26 £625 +47.06% 1
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Docker also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Docker.

1 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 25 (89.29%) Jenkins
3 24 (85.71%) Puppet
3 24 (85.71%) Python
4 23 (82.14%) DevOps
5 21 (75.00%) Git (software)
6 18 (64.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (60.71%) Mentoring
7 17 (60.71%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (53.57%) Configuration Management
9 12 (42.86%) Coaching
9 12 (42.86%) Confluence
9 12 (42.86%) Java
9 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (42.86%) JIRA
10 11 (39.29%) Bash Shell
10 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (32.14%) HTML
11 9 (32.14%) CSS
11 9 (32.14%) Oracle
12 8 (28.57%) Windows
12 8 (28.57%) HTTP
12 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
12 8 (28.57%) Ruby
12 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
12 8 (28.57%) Selenium
12 8 (28.57%) Clustering
12 8 (28.57%) Subversion

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 12 (42.86%) Confluence
2 8 (28.57%) nginx
3 3 (10.71%) CMS
3 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (28.57%) Slack
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (14.29%) Serverless
5 3 (10.71%) IaaS
5 3 (10.71%) PaaS
6 2 (7.14%) Datadog
6 2 (7.14%) npm
7 1 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
7 1 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 25 (89.29%) Jenkins
2 21 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (42.86%) JIRA
4 8 (28.57%) Selenium
4 8 (28.57%) SonarQube
4 8 (28.57%) Subversion
5 7 (25.00%) Maven
5 7 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 3 (10.71%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
8 2 (7.14%) Artifactory
8 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
8 2 (7.14%) Grunt
8 2 (7.14%) gulp
8 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
8 2 (7.14%) webpack
9 1 (3.57%) JUnit
9 1 (3.57%) RSpec
General
1 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Lead DevOps
3 9 (32.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (21.43%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (17.86%) DevOps Manager
5 5 (17.86%) Head of Delivery
5 5 (17.86%) Head of DevOps
6 4 (14.29%) Architect
6 4 (14.29%) Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Digital Architect
6 4 (14.29%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) CSS
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) JSON
2 7 (25.00%) RESTful
2 7 (25.00%) SOAP
2 7 (25.00%) Web Services
3 6 (21.43%) CSS3
3 6 (21.43%) HTML5
4 5 (17.86%) Django
4 5 (17.86%) Middleware
5 4 (14.29%) Ajax
5 4 (14.29%) REST
5 4 (14.29%) Spring
6 3 (10.71%) jQuery
6 3 (10.71%) XML
6 3 (10.71%) XSD
6 3 (10.71%) XSLT
7 2 (7.14%) Browserify
7 2 (7.14%) Play Framework
7 2 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Clustering
2 5 (17.86%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (14.29%) Smartphone
3 4 (14.29%) User Experience
4 3 (10.71%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) DevOps
2 18 (64.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 17 (60.71%) Mentoring
4 15 (53.57%) Configuration Management
5 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (42.86%) Coaching
6 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
7 8 (28.57%) Microservices
7 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 8 (28.57%) Static Code Analysis
8 7 (25.00%) Migration
8 7 (25.00%) Scrum
8 7 (25.00%) TDD
9 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
10 5 (17.86%) Open Source
11 4 (14.29%) Kanban
11 4 (14.29%) Line Management
11 4 (14.29%) OWASP
11 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) Python
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 11 (39.29%) Bash Shell
4 8 (28.57%) Ruby
4 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 7 (25.00%) Perl
5 7 (25.00%) Scala
6 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.71%) Groovy
7 3 (10.71%) SQL
8 2 (7.14%) C
8 2 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Xen
2 5 (17.86%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (14.29%) LXC
Systems Management
1 24 (85.71%) Puppet
2 17 (60.71%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (17.86%) Ansible
4 4 (14.29%) Terraform
5 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
5 2 (7.14%) Nagios
5 2 (7.14%) Packer
6 1 (3.57%) StackStorm
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) OpenText
2 3 (10.71%) SaltStack
3 2 (7.14%) Capita
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) New Relic
3 2 (7.14%) Splunk