Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London 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 23 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
London > South London
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 8 16
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 0
Contract jobs citing Docker 126 254 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 13.74% 16.36% 9.61%
As % of the System Software category 57.01% 59.35% 47.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 206 141
South London median daily rate £550 £551 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.23% +0.23% +10.00%
10th Percentile £445 £450 £438
90th Percentile £675 £656 £688
London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £46.58
% change year-on-year - -24.86% -

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 South London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 221 428 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 24.10% 27.56% 20.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 341 248
South London median daily rate £500 £525 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +3.96% +8.60%
10th Percentile £172 £313 £294
90th Percentile £631 £650 £675
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 25
South London median hourly rate £44.02 £44.18 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.36% -7.63% +1.77%
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +10.53%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in South London

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker in South London

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in South London over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in South London

Docker
Contract Job Locations in South London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the South London region over the 6 months to 23 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
Croydon -5 95 £550 - 9
Bromley +18 11 £500 -23.08% 4
Merton - 3 £406 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £425 - 3
Docker
London

For the 6 months to 23 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 South London region with a requirement for Docker.

1 104 (82.54%) Kubernetes
2 98 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 97 (76.98%) DevOps
4 86 (68.25%) SC Cleared
5 84 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (55.56%) AWS
7 65 (51.59%) Terraform
8 57 (45.24%) Python
9 52 (41.27%) Ansible
10 46 (36.51%) Git (software)
11 44 (34.92%) Jenkins
12 36 (28.57%) Microservices
13 35 (27.78%) Linux
14 33 (26.19%) JIRA
15 32 (25.40%) Confluence
16 29 (23.02%) Go
17 28 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
18 27 (21.43%) Puppet
19 23 (18.25%) Packer
19 23 (18.25%) Java
19 23 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (17.46%) Kafka
20 22 (17.46%) Open Source
20 22 (17.46%) Azure
20 22 (17.46%) GitLab
20 22 (17.46%) Infrastructure as Code
21 21 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
21 21 (16.67%) GitHub
22 20 (15.87%) Bash Shell
22 20 (15.87%) nginx

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 32 (25.40%) Confluence
2 20 (15.87%) nginx
3 14 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.76%) Apache Spark
5 5 (3.97%) Camunda
6 4 (3.17%) Apache
6 4 (3.17%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.79%) IIS
8 1 (0.79%) JBoss
8 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 70 (55.56%) AWS
2 22 (17.46%) Azure
3 21 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 21 (16.67%) GitHub
4 17 (13.49%) OpenShift
4 17 (13.49%) Serverless
5 16 (12.70%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (10.32%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (10.32%) Amazon S3
7 9 (7.14%) Amazon EMR
8 7 (5.56%) GCP
9 6 (4.76%) Amazon Glacier
9 6 (4.76%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (3.97%) AWS CloudTrail
10 5 (3.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (3.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (3.17%) PaaS
12 3 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (2.38%) Amazon GuardDuty
12 3 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) DNS
2 3 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (0.79%) DSL
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.79%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.79%) Network Security
3 1 (0.79%) SSH
3 1 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.94%) Big Data
2 9 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.76%) Amazon Athena
4 6 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.76%) Looker
4 6 (4.76%) Pentaho
5 5 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.97%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.17%) MySQL
7 3 (2.38%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.59%) HBase
9 1 (0.79%) JanusGraph
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (36.51%) Git (software)
2 44 (34.92%) Jenkins
3 33 (26.19%) JIRA
4 22 (17.46%) GitLab
5 17 (13.49%) Artifactory
6 13 (10.32%) Maven
7 9 (7.14%) Gradle
8 6 (4.76%) SonarQube
9 5 (3.97%) Ant
10 3 (2.38%) Bitbucket
10 3 (2.38%) Snyk
11 2 (1.59%) Bitbucket Server
11 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.59%) Selenium
11 2 (1.59%) Subversion
11 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.79%) Fiddler
12 1 (0.79%) JMeter
12 1 (0.79%) JUnit
12 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (15.08%) Public Sector
2 9 (7.14%) Finance
3 4 (3.17%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (50.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (23.81%) AWS Engineer
2 30 (23.81%) Developer
3 26 (20.63%) AWS DevOps
4 21 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 16 (12.70%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.35%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 7 (5.56%) Architect
7 7 (5.56%) Data Engineer
7 7 (5.56%) DevSecOps Engineer
7 7 (5.56%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 7 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.76%) Python Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (3.97%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.17%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.17%) AWS Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (3.17%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
2 22 (17.46%) Kafka
3 12 (9.52%) Spring
4 11 (8.73%) Spring Boot
5 10 (7.94%) RESTful
6 7 (5.56%) .NET
6 7 (5.56%) Keycloak
7 6 (4.76%) Web Services
8 5 (3.97%) Apache Camel
8 5 (3.97%) JDBC
8 5 (3.97%) Node.js
9 4 (3.17%) .NET Core
10 3 (2.38%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (2.38%) REST
10 3 (2.38%) RESTEasy
10 3 (2.38%) WireMock
11 2 (1.59%) CSS
11 2 (1.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.94%) Cloud Native
1 10 (7.94%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.35%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (5.56%) Replication
4 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.76%) PKI
5 5 (3.97%) Semantic Web
6 4 (3.17%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.79%) EPoS
8 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.78%) Linux
2 6 (4.76%) Unix
3 5 (3.97%) Windows
4 4 (3.17%) CoreOS
5 3 (2.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.79%) CentOS
7 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (76.98%) DevOps
2 84 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (28.57%) Microservices
4 23 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (17.46%) Infrastructure as Code
5 22 (17.46%) Open Source
6 20 (15.87%) TDD
7 19 (15.08%) Configuration Management
7 19 (15.08%) Migration
8 14 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
8 14 (11.11%) Workflow
9 13 (10.32%) Test Automation
10 11 (8.73%) MVC
11 10 (7.94%) Analytics
11 10 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (7.94%) Scrum
12 9 (7.14%) DevSecOps
12 9 (7.14%) Security Hardening
13 8 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (6.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 57 (45.24%) Python
2 29 (23.02%) Go
3 23 (18.25%) Java
4 20 (15.87%) Bash Shell
5 16 (12.70%) Groovy
6 15 (11.90%) Java 8
7 11 (8.73%) Ruby
8 9 (7.14%) SQL
9 6 (4.76%) Scala
9 6 (4.76%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.17%) C#
10 4 (3.17%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.59%) PHP
12 2 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 98 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 86 (68.25%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.35%) MCSA
3 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.17%) Degree
5 2 (1.59%) CISSP
6 1 (0.79%) CEH
6 1 (0.79%) CISM
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) ISEB
6 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) NCSC
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 104 (82.54%) Kubernetes
2 65 (51.59%) Terraform
3 52 (41.27%) Ansible
4 27 (21.43%) Puppet
5 23 (18.25%) Packer
6 20 (15.87%) Consul
7 15 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (7.94%) Kibana
9 7 (5.56%) Sysdig
10 4 (3.17%) logstash
10 4 (3.17%) Prometheus
11 2 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (1.59%) Istio
11 2 (1.59%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (1.59%) Rancher
12 1 (0.79%) Grafana
12 1 (0.79%) Nagios
12 1 (0.79%) Salt
12 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (6.35%) Hortonworks
2 6 (4.76%) Informatica
2 6 (4.76%) Tableau
2 6 (4.76%) Talend
3 5 (3.97%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.17%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.59%) Oracle
5 2 (1.59%) VMware
6 1 (0.79%) Imperva
6 1 (0.79%) New Relic
6 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.79%) SoundCloud
6 1 (0.79%) Splunk