Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 November 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 68 72
Rank change year-on-year +29 +4 +28
Contract jobs citing Docker 62 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.49% 1.05% 1.51%
As % of the System Software category 32.63% 6.71% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 7 11
South Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £325 £375 £406
90th Percentile £613 £475 £525
Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 190 149 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 13.77% 15.68% 11.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 96 66
South Wales median daily rate £400 £240 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -40.92% +18.61%
10th Percentile £182 £130 £128
90th Percentile £580 £438 £550
Wales median daily rate £400 £230 £413
% change year-on-year +73.91% -44.24% +20.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 27
South Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £10.13 £11.44 £10.65
90th Percentile £68.75 £18.75 £77.50
Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.90
% change year-on-year - +0.81% +17.23%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in South Wales

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker in South Wales

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in South Wales

Docker
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Cardiff +2 28 £475 +5.56% 5
Newport +2 13 £400 -5.88% 1
Monmouthshire - 2 - -
Docker
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Docker.

1 42 (67.74%) Java
2 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (43.55%) Jenkins
3 25 (40.32%) Python
4 23 (37.10%) JIRA
4 23 (37.10%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (37.10%) DevOps
5 22 (35.48%) Confluence
6 21 (33.87%) Microservices
6 21 (33.87%) Ansible
6 21 (33.87%) Kubernetes
7 20 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (32.26%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (29.03%) SQL
8 18 (29.03%) Groovy
8 18 (29.03%) Git (software)
8 18 (29.03%) Test Automation
8 18 (29.03%) REST
9 17 (27.42%) Spring Boot
10 16 (25.81%) SoapUI
10 16 (25.81%) Selenium
10 16 (25.81%) Scrum
10 16 (25.81%) Spring
11 15 (24.19%) Maven
11 15 (24.19%) Cucumber
12 14 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (22.58%) SOAP
13 13 (20.97%) TDD
13 13 (20.97%) Puppet
14 12 (19.35%) BDD

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 22 (35.48%) Confluence
2 8 (12.90%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (9.68%) Apache
3 6 (9.68%) JBoss
4 2 (3.23%) Gunicorn
4 2 (3.23%) IIS
4 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.61%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 23 (37.10%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (14.52%) GitHub
4 7 (11.29%) OpenShift
4 7 (11.29%) PaaS
5 3 (4.84%) IaaS
5 3 (4.84%) Slack
5 3 (4.84%) Trello
6 2 (3.23%) NuGet
6 2 (3.23%) Serverless
7 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.61%) Heroku
7 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) VPN
2 9 (14.52%) HTTP
3 7 (11.29%) Internet
4 4 (6.45%) AMQP
4 4 (6.45%) DNS
4 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.23%) DSL
5 2 (3.23%) SSH
5 2 (3.23%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.26%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.06%) Apache Hive
3 5 (8.06%) Big Data
3 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.84%) MySQL
4 3 (4.84%) Redis
5 2 (3.23%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (43.55%) Jenkins
2 23 (37.10%) JIRA
3 18 (29.03%) Git (software)
4 16 (25.81%) Selenium
4 16 (25.81%) SoapUI
5 15 (24.19%) Cucumber
5 15 (24.19%) Maven
6 11 (17.74%) WebDriver
7 9 (14.52%) SonarQube
8 5 (8.06%) Bitbucket
9 4 (6.45%) Ant
9 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (6.45%) Travis CI
9 4 (6.45%) Vagrant
10 3 (4.84%) Artifactory
10 3 (4.84%) Gradle
10 3 (4.84%) Hudson
10 3 (4.84%) Liquibase
10 3 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (3.23%) Flyway
General
1 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Test Engineer
3 14 (22.58%) Test Automation Engineer
4 13 (20.97%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Python Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (4.84%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Web Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Architect
8 2 (3.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) AWS Consultant
9 1 (1.61%) Cloud Consultant
9 1 (1.61%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) REST
2 17 (27.42%) Spring Boot
3 16 (25.81%) Spring
4 14 (22.58%) SOAP
5 7 (11.29%) Spring Cloud
5 7 (11.29%) Spring Integration
6 6 (9.68%) Flask
6 6 (9.68%) Middleware
6 6 (9.68%) YAML
7 5 (8.06%) Gherkin
8 4 (6.45%) Node.js
8 4 (6.45%) React
8 4 (6.45%) Thymeleaf
8 4 (6.45%) Web Services
9 3 (4.84%) .NET
9 3 (4.84%) CSS
10 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
10 2 (3.23%) LDAP
10 2 (3.23%) SQLAlchemy
10 2 (3.23%) Stripes Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.84%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 5 (8.06%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) DevOps
3 21 (33.87%) Microservices
4 20 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (29.03%) Test Automation
6 16 (25.81%) Scrum
7 13 (20.97%) TDD
8 12 (19.35%) BDD
8 12 (19.35%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (17.74%) API Testing
9 11 (17.74%) Performance Testing
10 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
11 4 (6.45%) Data Management
11 4 (6.45%) ETL
11 4 (6.45%) Regression Testing
11 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.84%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (4.84%) Statistical Modelling
12 3 (4.84%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (67.74%) Java
2 25 (40.32%) Python
3 18 (29.03%) Groovy
3 18 (29.03%) SQL
4 11 (17.74%) Ruby
5 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
6 8 (12.90%) Perl
7 7 (11.29%) Java 8
8 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
9 4 (6.45%) Go
10 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.84%) C#
10 3 (4.84%) Java 9
10 3 (4.84%) R
11 1 (1.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) iptables
1 2 (3.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (33.87%) Ansible
1 21 (33.87%) Kubernetes
2 14 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (20.97%) Puppet
4 6 (9.68%) Terraform
5 2 (3.23%) Mesos
6 1 (1.61%) Automic
6 1 (1.61%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.61%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Atlassian
2 6 (9.68%) AppDynamics
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
4 4 (6.45%) Cloudera
5 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.23%) Hortonworks
6 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.23%) Remedy
7 1 (1.61%) Google