Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 40 87
Rank change year-on-year +3 +47 +62
Contract jobs citing Docker 58 80 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.43% 6.14% 1.47%
As % of the System Software category 39.46% 31.62% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 55 18
North East median daily rate £450 £385 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.88% -18.95% +24.92%
10th Percentile £365 £323 £413
90th Percentile £548 £525 £575
England median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.53 £52.50 £56.35
% change year-on-year -17.08% -6.82% -

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 147 253 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.76% 19.42% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 176 116
North East median daily rate £388 £328 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.32% -1.87% +17.11%
10th Percentile £147 £230 £180
90th Percentile £518 £475 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 29
North East median hourly rate £14.87 £15.35 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -46.14% +1.79%
10th Percentile £12.01 £11.15 £9.38
90th Percentile £21.00 £27.50 £37.60
England median hourly rate £16.95 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +2.73% +3.13% +4.92%

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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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 +11 48 £465 +20.78% 10
Durham -6 7 £425 +13.33%
Northumberland - 2 - - 2
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 47 (81.03%) DevOps
2 40 (68.97%) Linux
3 39 (67.24%) Ansible
4 32 (55.17%) Kubernetes
4 32 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (43.10%) Jenkins
7 24 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
8 22 (37.93%) Python
8 22 (37.93%) Microservices
9 21 (36.21%) Puppet
9 21 (36.21%) MongoDB
10 20 (34.48%) Terraform
10 20 (34.48%) Security Cleared
11 19 (32.76%) SC Cleared
11 19 (32.76%) HAProxy
12 18 (31.03%) OpenShift
12 18 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
13 17 (29.31%) SonarQube
13 17 (29.31%) Opscode Chef
14 16 (27.59%) CentOS
14 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
15 15 (25.86%) Amazon EC2
15 15 (25.86%) Static Code Analysis
15 15 (25.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 15 (25.86%) CloudForms
16 14 (24.14%) Amazon S3
17 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
17 13 (22.41%) MySQL

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 10 (17.24%) nginx
2 7 (12.07%) Confluence
3 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (31.03%) OpenShift
3 15 (25.86%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (25.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 14 (24.14%) Amazon S3
5 13 (22.41%) Route 53
6 12 (20.69%) Amazon ELB
6 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (8.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (8.62%) Serverless
8 4 (6.90%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (6.90%) GitHub
9 3 (5.17%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (5.17%) Slack
10 2 (3.45%) AWS Fargate
10 2 (3.45%) CloudFront
10 2 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (1.72%) Akamai
11 1 (1.72%) BlazeMeter
11 1 (1.72%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) HTTP
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) MongoDB
2 13 (22.41%) MySQL
3 12 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.17%) Cosmos DB
4 3 (5.17%) HSQLDB
4 3 (5.17%) Redis
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 25 (43.10%) Jenkins
2 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
2 17 (29.31%) SonarQube
3 11 (18.97%) JIRA
4 9 (15.52%) Selenium
5 7 (12.07%) JMeter
6 5 (8.62%) SoapUI
7 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
7 4 (6.90%) GitLab
7 4 (6.90%) SpecFlow
8 3 (5.17%) git-flow
8 3 (5.17%) JUnit
8 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (3.45%) GoCD
9 2 (3.45%) Jasmine
9 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
9 2 (3.45%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.72%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Platform Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Developer
4 6 (10.34%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (10.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (10.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Platform Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (5.17%) QA Leader
7 2 (3.45%) Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) QA Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) LEMP Stack
2 7 (12.07%) .NET
2 7 (12.07%) Node.js
3 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.62%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (8.62%) React
3 5 (8.62%) Web Services
4 4 (6.90%) .NET Core
4 4 (6.90%) HTML
4 4 (6.90%) jQuery
4 4 (6.90%) JSON
5 3 (5.17%) hapi
5 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.17%) OAuth
5 3 (5.17%) Spring Boot
5 3 (5.17%) XML
6 2 (3.45%) CSS3
6 2 (3.45%) lodash
6 2 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.45%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Clustering
2 2 (3.45%) RIA
2 2 (3.45%) Wiki
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 40 (68.97%) Linux
2 32 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (27.59%) CentOS
4 4 (6.90%) Windows
5 3 (5.17%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.45%) Debian
6 2 (3.45%) Fedora
6 2 (3.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (81.03%) DevOps
2 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (37.93%) Microservices
4 18 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (25.86%) Static Code Analysis
6 12 (20.69%) Configuration Management
7 10 (17.24%) Open Source
8 9 (15.52%) Test Automation
9 8 (13.79%) Load Balancing
10 7 (12.07%) BDD
11 6 (10.34%) QA Automation
11 6 (10.34%) Scrum
11 6 (10.34%) TDD
12 5 (8.62%) Performance Testing
12 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
13 4 (6.90%) Defect Management
13 4 (6.90%) Integration Testing
13 4 (6.90%) Test Management
14 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
14 3 (5.17%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) Python
2 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
3 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.52%) C#
5 8 (13.79%) Shell Script
6 7 (12.07%) Java
7 4 (6.90%) SQL
8 3 (5.17%) C++
9 2 (3.45%) ActionScript
9 2 (3.45%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (3.45%) C
9 2 (3.45%) Perl
9 2 (3.45%) PHP
9 2 (3.45%) Ruby
9 2 (3.45%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 19 (32.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) Degree
4 3 (5.17%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.72%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Gluster
2 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 39 (67.24%) Ansible
2 32 (55.17%) Kubernetes
3 21 (36.21%) Puppet
4 20 (34.48%) Terraform
5 19 (32.76%) HAProxy
6 17 (29.31%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (25.86%) CloudForms
8 12 (20.69%) Rancher
9 6 (10.34%) Packer
10 5 (8.62%) Grafana
11 3 (5.17%) Prometheus
12 2 (3.45%) Consul
12 2 (3.45%) Rundeck
12 2 (3.45%) ZABBIX
13 1 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Black Duck
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.45%) Google
3 2 (3.45%) New Relic
4 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco
4 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.72%) Pega
4 1 (1.72%) Splunk
4 1 (1.72%) Zend