Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 68 136
Rank change year-on-year +51 +68 -29
Contract jobs citing Docker 99 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 10.38% 2.84% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 52.94% 14.86% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 45 11
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £625 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.08% +47.06% -5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £463 £340
90th Percentile £590 £654 £444
North East median daily rate £490 £625 £425
% change year-on-year -21.60% +47.06% -5.56%
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 187 175 541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 19.60% 19.08% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 125 352
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £445 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.14% +9.38% -8.57%
10th Percentile £290 £215 £205
90th Percentile £550 £550 £474
North East median daily rate £433 £335 £315
% change year-on-year +29.33% +6.35% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 65
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -49.09% +1.85%
10th Percentile £8.89 £9.70 £12.96
90th Percentile £20.75 £48.00 £29.30
North East median hourly rate £15.48 £12.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year +21.37% -52.78% +5.88%

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +52 98 £495 -20.84% 23
South Shields - 1 £515 -
Docker
North East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Docker.

1 87 (87.88%) DevOps
2 72 (72.73%) Linux
3 71 (71.72%) Jenkins
4 65 (65.66%) Ansible
5 64 (64.65%) Puppet
6 52 (52.53%) Amazon AWS
7 51 (51.52%) Git (software)
8 48 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (45.45%) Python
10 44 (44.44%) Configuration Management
11 38 (38.38%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (37.37%) Terraform
13 32 (32.32%) Microsoft Azure
14 31 (31.31%) Kubernetes
14 31 (31.31%) Opscode Chef
15 29 (29.29%) JavaScript
16 28 (28.28%) JIRA
17 27 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 26 (26.26%) Test Automation
18 26 (26.26%) Elastic Stack
19 25 (25.25%) GitLab
19 25 (25.25%) Bash Shell
20 24 (24.24%) CentOS
20 24 (24.24%) Windows
21 22 (22.22%) MongoDB
22 21 (21.21%) Maven
23 20 (20.20%) Java
24 19 (19.19%) Confluence
24 19 (19.19%) Node.js
24 19 (19.19%) Microservices

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 19 (19.19%) Confluence
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.04%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.04%) nginx
5 3 (3.03%) Apache
5 3 (3.03%) JBoss
5 3 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.02%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.01%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 52 (52.53%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (32.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (17.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (13.13%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (13.13%) Amazon S3
5 10 (10.10%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (7.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (7.07%) Datadog
7 7 (7.07%) Slack
8 5 (5.05%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (5.05%) Route 53
8 5 (5.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (4.04%) Office 365
10 3 (3.03%) GitHub
10 3 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.10%) HTTP
2 7 (7.07%) Firewall
2 7 (7.07%) VLAN
3 4 (4.04%) Network Security
4 3 (3.03%) SSL
4 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 14 (14.14%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.10%) MySQL
4 7 (7.07%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.01%) KDB
8 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 71 (71.72%) Jenkins
2 51 (51.52%) Git (software)
3 28 (28.28%) JIRA
4 25 (25.25%) GitLab
5 21 (21.21%) Maven
6 17 (17.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (10.10%) SonarQube
8 9 (9.09%) Cucumber
8 9 (9.09%) JUnit
8 9 (9.09%) Selenium
9 8 (8.08%) TeamCity
10 7 (7.07%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (5.05%) Bitbucket
11 5 (5.05%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (5.05%) Subversion
12 3 (3.03%) Grunt
12 3 (3.03%) gulp
12 3 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (3.03%) MSBuild
12 3 (3.03%) Sublime Text
General
1 6 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 76 (76.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (15.15%) Developer
3 13 (13.13%) AWS DevOps
3 13 (13.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 13 (13.13%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (7.07%) Azure DevOps
4 7 (7.07%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 7 (7.07%) Azure Engineer
4 7 (7.07%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.05%) Java Developer
5 5 (5.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (5.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (4.04%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) DevOps Developer
6 4 (4.04%) JIRA Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) Python Developer
7 3 (3.03%) Agile Developer
7 3 (3.03%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.26%) Elastic Stack
2 19 (19.19%) Node.js
2 19 (19.19%) Spring Boot
3 17 (17.17%) HTML
4 16 (16.16%) RabbitMQ
4 16 (16.16%) Zuul
5 10 (10.10%) Web Services
6 9 (9.09%) CSS
6 9 (9.09%) jQuery
6 9 (9.09%) YAML
7 7 (7.07%) Spring
8 5 (5.05%) AngularJS
8 5 (5.05%) Hibernate
8 5 (5.05%) HTML5
8 5 (5.05%) JSON
8 5 (5.05%) REST
8 5 (5.05%) SOAP
9 4 (4.04%) Django
9 4 (4.04%) Sass
10 3 (3.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
1 9 (9.09%) User Experience
2 7 (7.07%) Private Cloud
3 6 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (1.01%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.01%) Clustering
5 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 72 (72.73%) Linux
2 27 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (24.24%) CentOS
3 24 (24.24%) Windows
4 10 (10.10%) Unix
5 4 (4.04%) Debian
6 3 (3.03%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.02%) DC/OS
7 2 (2.02%) Mesosphere
7 2 (2.02%) Solaris
7 2 (2.02%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (87.88%) DevOps
2 48 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 38 (38.38%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (26.26%) Test Automation
6 19 (19.19%) Microservices
6 19 (19.19%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (18.18%) Deployment Automation
7 18 (18.18%) Scrum
8 16 (16.16%) Open Source
9 15 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 11 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (10.10%) SOA
12 9 (9.09%) Application Performance Monitoring
12 9 (9.09%) BDD
12 9 (9.09%) Change Management
12 9 (9.09%) Kanban
12 9 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (45.45%) Python
2 29 (29.29%) JavaScript
3 25 (25.25%) Bash Shell
4 20 (20.20%) Java
5 17 (17.17%) Ruby
6 16 (16.16%) Perl
7 14 (14.14%) SQL
8 12 (12.12%) C#
9 10 (10.10%) C++
9 10 (10.10%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.04%) Scala
11 3 (3.03%) Groovy
11 3 (3.03%) Haskell
12 2 (2.02%) C
12 2 (2.02%) Go
12 2 (2.02%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 4 (4.04%) DBS Check
2 3 (3.03%) AWS Certification
2 3 (3.03%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 65 (65.66%) Ansible
2 64 (64.65%) Puppet
3 37 (37.37%) Terraform
4 31 (31.31%) Kubernetes
4 31 (31.31%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (16.16%) Consul
6 15 (15.15%) Nagios
7 13 (13.13%) Packer
8 11 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
9 9 (9.09%) ZABBIX
10 8 (8.08%) Grafana
11 5 (5.05%) Prometheus
11 5 (5.05%) Rancher
12 3 (3.03%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (12.12%) Google
2 9 (9.09%) Riverbed
3 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.08%) Oracle
4 7 (7.07%) Dynatrace
5 5 (5.05%) Black Duck
5 5 (5.05%) New Relic
5 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.05%) Splunk
6 3 (3.03%) Adobe
6 3 (3.03%) webMethods
7 1 (1.01%) Sybase
7 1 (1.01%) VMware