Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 19 March 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 59 105
Rank change year-on-year +37 +46 -9
Contract jobs citing Docker 89 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 8.20% 3.69% 1.30%
As % of the System Software category 44.28% 20.00% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 45 18
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £550 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.18% +27.54% -13.75%
10th Percentile £389 £338 £322
90th Percentile £538 £664 £494
North East median daily rate £500 £550 £425
% change year-on-year -9.18% +29.41% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 201 180 320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.53% 18.44% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 134 195
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £316 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.63% -4.68% +11.26%
10th Percentile £168 £220 £190
90th Percentile £545 £581 £497
North East median daily rate £425 £305 £330
% change year-on-year +39.57% -7.73% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 41
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.86 £12.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.88% -52.83% +1.92%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £21.00 £32.00 £40.00
North East median hourly rate £15.68 £13.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year +18.30% -43.62% -6.00%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Docker as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Tyne and Wear

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Docker in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker in Tyne and Wear

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in Tyne and Wear

Docker
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 19 March 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +36 88 £500 -11.20% 19
South Shields - 1 £515 -
Docker
North East

For the 6 months to 19 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Docker.

1 79 (88.76%) DevOps
2 64 (71.91%) Jenkins
3 57 (64.04%) Ansible
4 56 (62.92%) Puppet
4 56 (62.92%) Linux
4 56 (62.92%) Amazon AWS
5 54 (60.67%) Python
6 51 (57.30%) Git (software)
7 45 (50.56%) JIRA
7 45 (50.56%) Kubernetes
8 43 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (42.70%) Configuration Management
9 38 (42.70%) Terraform
10 32 (35.96%) Confluence
11 30 (33.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 30 (33.71%) GitLab
11 30 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (30.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (30.34%) JavaScript
12 27 (30.34%) Microservices
12 27 (30.34%) Bash Shell
13 25 (28.09%) MongoDB
13 25 (28.09%) Opscode Chef
13 25 (28.09%) Perl
13 25 (28.09%) Test Automation
14 23 (25.84%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (24.72%) Windows
15 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
15 22 (24.72%) Node.js
16 21 (23.60%) Elastic Stack

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (35.96%) Confluence
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.49%) Apache
3 4 (4.49%) JBoss
3 4 (4.49%) nginx
3 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.49%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.25%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.12%) CMS
6 1 (1.12%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 56 (62.92%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (33.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (19.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (12.36%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (11.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (8.99%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (8.99%) Amazon S3
6 8 (8.99%) OpenShift
7 7 (7.87%) iPaaS
7 7 (7.87%) Slack
8 6 (6.74%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (6.74%) Route 53
8 6 (6.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (5.62%) Datadog
10 4 (4.49%) GitHub
10 4 (4.49%) Google Analytics
11 3 (3.37%) Office 365
12 2 (2.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (2.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.22%) HTTP
2 9 (10.11%) Network Security
3 8 (8.99%) Firewall
3 8 (8.99%) VLAN
4 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.49%) SSL
6 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.09%) MongoDB
2 16 (17.98%) MySQL
3 10 (11.24%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.49%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.37%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (3.37%) HSQLDB
7 3 (3.37%) Redis
8 2 (2.25%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 64 (71.91%) Jenkins
2 51 (57.30%) Git (software)
3 45 (50.56%) JIRA
4 30 (33.71%) GitLab
5 20 (22.47%) Maven
6 15 (16.85%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (14.61%) SonarQube
8 11 (12.36%) Selenium
9 10 (11.24%) Cucumber
10 9 (10.11%) JUnit
11 6 (6.74%) Bitbucket
12 5 (5.62%) Subversion
13 4 (4.49%) Ant
13 4 (4.49%) Eclipse
13 4 (4.49%) Gatling
13 4 (4.49%) Grunt
13 4 (4.49%) gulp
13 4 (4.49%) IntelliJ
13 4 (4.49%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (4.49%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 66 (74.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (20.22%) AWS DevOps
2 18 (20.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 18 (20.22%) AWS Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) Developer
4 10 (11.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 9 (10.11%) JIRA Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Azure DevOps
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) DevOps Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Python Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Administrator
10 2 (2.25%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.72%) Node.js
2 21 (23.60%) Elastic Stack
3 18 (20.22%) Web Services
4 12 (13.48%) jQuery
4 12 (13.48%) YAML
5 11 (12.36%) HTML
5 11 (12.36%) Spring Boot
6 9 (10.11%) AngularJS
6 9 (10.11%) CSS
6 9 (10.11%) Hibernate
6 9 (10.11%) Spring
7 7 (7.87%) JSON
8 6 (6.74%) HTML5
8 6 (6.74%) REST
8 6 (6.74%) SOAP
9 5 (5.62%) React
9 5 (5.62%) XML
10 4 (4.49%) EJB
10 4 (4.49%) J2EE
10 4 (4.49%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Hybrid Cloud
1 12 (13.48%) User Experience
2 9 (10.11%) Private Cloud
3 7 (7.87%) Public Cloud
4 6 (6.74%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.37%) Cloud Native
5 3 (3.37%) Replication
6 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 56 (62.92%) Linux
2 27 (30.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (24.72%) Windows
4 18 (20.22%) CentOS
5 6 (6.74%) Ubuntu
5 6 (6.74%) Unix
6 2 (2.25%) Debian
6 2 (2.25%) Fedora
6 2 (2.25%) Solaris
6 2 (2.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (88.76%) DevOps
2 43 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (42.70%) Configuration Management
4 30 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (30.34%) Microservices
6 25 (28.09%) Test Automation
7 23 (25.84%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (16.85%) Open Source
8 15 (16.85%) Scrum
9 14 (15.73%) SOA
9 14 (15.73%) Software Engineering
10 13 (14.61%) Kanban
11 12 (13.48%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 12 (13.48%) Change Management
11 12 (13.48%) Deployment Automation
11 12 (13.48%) Infrastructure Management
11 12 (13.48%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (13.48%) Release Automation
12 9 (10.11%) Identity Access Management
12 9 (10.11%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 54 (60.67%) Python
2 27 (30.34%) Bash Shell
2 27 (30.34%) JavaScript
3 25 (28.09%) Perl
4 20 (22.47%) Java
5 18 (20.22%) Ruby
6 16 (17.98%) SQL
7 6 (6.74%) C#
8 4 (4.49%) Groovy
8 4 (4.49%) Haskell
8 4 (4.49%) Java 8
8 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.49%) Scala
9 3 (3.37%) C++
10 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) SC Cleared
1 9 (10.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.49%) DBS Check
3 3 (3.37%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.62%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 57 (64.04%) Ansible
2 56 (62.92%) Puppet
3 45 (50.56%) Kubernetes
4 38 (42.70%) Terraform
5 25 (28.09%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (15.73%) Nagios
7 12 (13.48%) Docker Swarm
7 12 (13.48%) ZABBIX
8 10 (11.24%) Grafana
9 8 (8.99%) Packer
10 6 (6.74%) Prometheus
10 6 (6.74%) Rancher
11 5 (5.62%) CloudForms
11 5 (5.62%) HAProxy
12 4 (4.49%) Kibana
13 3 (3.37%) Consul
14 1 (1.12%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.48%) Riverbed
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle
4 6 (6.74%) Black Duck
4 6 (6.74%) Google
5 4 (4.49%) Adobe
5 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.49%) webMethods
6 2 (2.25%) Dynatrace
6 2 (2.25%) New Relic
6 2 (2.25%) Splunk
7 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco
7 1 (1.12%) Pega