Period
to 25 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 February 2021 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 15 - 41
Rank change year-on-year - +41 -
Contract jobs citing Docker 5 0 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.81% - 1.25%
As % of the System Software category 41.67% - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Median daily rate £406 - £375
10th Percentile £363 - £363
90th Percentile £438 - £388
West Midlands median daily rate £432 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -11.38% +2.63% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12 20 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 11.54% 16.26% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 33
Median daily rate £375 £233 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.29% -35.42% +25.22%
10th Percentile £301 £120 £151
90th Percentile £438 £388 £388
West Midlands median daily rate £345 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -16.87% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £13.64 £14.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.11% -12.88%
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.85 £15.68
% change year-on-year -5.36% +1.12% +16.11%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Docker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Staffordshire

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Docker in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for Docker in Staffordshire

Docker
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 25 February 2021. 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £406 - 1
Docker
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Docker.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Redis
2 3 (60.00%) Flask
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Celery
2 3 (60.00%) API Design
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Redis
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Azure Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Backend Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Celery
1 3 (60.00%) Flask
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) API Design
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft