Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 67 72
Rank change year-on-year +17 +5 +34
Contract jobs citing Docker 56 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.22% 1.27% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 11.21% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 7 7
South Wales median daily rate £450 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +26.67%
10th Percentile £325 £154 £438
90th Percentile £575 £475 £530
Wales median daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +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 168 107 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 12.65% 11.35% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 70 52
South Wales median daily rate £413 £191 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +115.97% -49.07% +7.14%
10th Percentile £187 £130 £123
90th Percentile £575 £425 £488
Wales median daily rate £413 £188 £363
% change year-on-year +119.41% -48.14% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 27
South Wales median hourly rate £12.24 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.57% +7.41% -1.46%
10th Percentile £10.18 £11.17 £10.50
90th Percentile £14.85 £17.68 £77.50
Wales median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -17.24% +11.54% +13.04%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -6 27 £463 +65.92% 13
Newport -5 14 £450 +12.50% 4
Docker
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 32 (57.14%) Java
2 27 (48.21%) Python
3 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (41.07%) Jenkins
5 22 (39.29%) DevOps
5 22 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
6 21 (37.50%) Ansible
7 20 (35.71%) JIRA
8 19 (33.93%) Kubernetes
9 18 (32.14%) Confluence
10 17 (30.36%) Opscode Chef
11 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 16 (28.57%) Test Automation
12 15 (26.79%) Puppet
12 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (25.00%) Groovy
13 14 (25.00%) Microservices
14 13 (23.21%) REST
14 13 (23.21%) Maven
15 12 (21.43%) Selenium
15 12 (21.43%) Cucumber
15 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (21.43%) Scrum
15 12 (21.43%) SQL
15 12 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
16 11 (19.64%) TDD
16 11 (19.64%) SoapUI
17 10 (17.86%) Ruby
17 10 (17.86%) JavaScript

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 18 (32.14%) Confluence
2 9 (16.07%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (12.50%) Apache
4 6 (10.71%) JBoss
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.57%) Gunicorn
6 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.79%) IIS
6 1 (1.79%) nginx
6 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 22 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.50%) OpenShift
4 6 (10.71%) PaaS
5 5 (8.93%) GitHub
6 3 (5.36%) IaaS
6 3 (5.36%) NuGet
7 2 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (3.57%) Serverless
7 2 (3.57%) Slack
7 2 (3.57%) Trello
8 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.79%) Heroku
8 1 (1.79%) SaaS
8 1 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) VPN
2 8 (14.29%) HTTP
3 6 (10.71%) Internet
4 5 (8.93%) DNS
4 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.36%) AMQP
5 3 (5.36%) SSH
5 3 (5.36%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.79%) DSL
6 1 (1.79%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (10.71%) Apache Hive
2 6 (10.71%) Big Data
2 6 (10.71%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.57%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 2 (3.57%) Redis
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.79%) HBase
5 1 (1.79%) Impala
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (41.07%) Jenkins
2 20 (35.71%) JIRA
3 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 13 (23.21%) Maven
5 12 (21.43%) Cucumber
5 12 (21.43%) Selenium
6 11 (19.64%) SoapUI
7 8 (14.29%) SonarQube
7 8 (14.29%) WebDriver
8 5 (8.93%) Ant
8 5 (8.93%) Bitbucket
8 5 (8.93%) Hudson
9 4 (7.14%) Travis CI
9 4 (7.14%) Vagrant
10 3 (5.36%) Artifactory
10 3 (5.36%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (5.36%) Subversion
11 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
11 2 (3.57%) Gradle
11 2 (3.57%) Liquibase
General
1 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Test Engineer
4 10 (17.86%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Python Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (5.36%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) DevOps Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) JavaScript Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Python Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Python Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) REST
2 9 (16.07%) Flask
2 9 (16.07%) SOAP
2 9 (16.07%) Spring Boot
3 8 (14.29%) React
3 8 (14.29%) Spring
4 6 (10.71%) Middleware
4 6 (10.71%) YAML
5 4 (7.14%) CSS
5 4 (7.14%) Node.js
5 4 (7.14%) Web Services
6 3 (5.36%) Gherkin
6 3 (5.36%) HTML
6 3 (5.36%) LDAP
6 3 (5.36%) Spring Cloud
6 3 (5.36%) Spring Integration
6 3 (5.36%) Thymeleaf
7 2 (3.57%) .NET
7 2 (3.57%) OAuth
7 2 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Digital Media
2 5 (8.93%) Cloud Native
3 3 (5.36%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Fintech
4 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) DevOps
3 16 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (25.00%) Microservices
6 12 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (21.43%) Scrum
7 11 (19.64%) TDD
8 9 (16.07%) BDD
9 8 (14.29%) API Testing
9 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 8 (14.29%) Performance Testing
9 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.14%) Data Management
10 4 (7.14%) ETL
11 3 (5.36%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (5.36%) Regression Testing
11 3 (5.36%) Server Hardening
11 3 (5.36%) Statistical Modelling
11 3 (5.36%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) Java
2 27 (48.21%) Python
3 14 (25.00%) Groovy
4 12 (21.43%) SQL
5 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 10 (17.86%) Ruby
6 9 (16.07%) Perl
7 5 (8.93%) Java 8
8 4 (7.14%) Go
8 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.36%) C#
9 3 (5.36%) Java 9
9 3 (5.36%) R
10 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.57%) Scala
11 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.79%) CEH
3 1 (1.79%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.79%) OSCP
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) iptables
1 3 (5.36%) NFS
2 1 (1.79%) etcd
2 1 (1.79%) flannel
Systems Management
1 21 (37.50%) Ansible
2 19 (33.93%) Kubernetes
3 17 (30.36%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (26.79%) Puppet
5 7 (12.50%) Terraform
6 2 (3.57%) rkt
7 1 (1.79%) Automic
7 1 (1.79%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.79%) logstash
7 1 (1.79%) Mesos
7 1 (1.79%) Nessus
7 1 (1.79%) Nmap
7 1 (1.79%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) AppDynamics
2 5 (8.93%) Atlassian
2 5 (8.93%) Cloudera
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.36%) Remedy
4 2 (3.57%) Google
4 2 (3.57%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.79%) Qualys
5 1 (1.79%) SAP