Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 July 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 62 96
Rank change year-on-year +13 +34 +8
Contract jobs citing Docker 61 34 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.08% 2.57% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 32.11% 19.88% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 1
Wales median daily rate £475 £238 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -56.82% +46.67%
10th Percentile £333 £175 £525
90th Percentile £575 £425 £575
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £52.50 £56.35 -
% change year-on-year -6.82% - -

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 Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 190 171 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 12.71% 12.94% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 116 72
Wales median daily rate £425 £200 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +112.50% -42.86% +14.75%
10th Percentile £194 £136 £123
90th Percentile £575 £450 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 22
Wales median hourly rate £11.75 £23.19 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.33% +78.38% -4.41%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.50 £10.56
90th Percentile £15.90 £77.50 £24.68
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year - +1.59% -1.56%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Wales

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Docker in Wales

Docker
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in Wales over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Docker in Wales

Docker
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
South Wales -1 55 £450 +100.00% 26
West Wales +16 2 £500 - 5
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for Docker.

1 37 (60.66%) Python
2 36 (59.02%) DevOps
3 32 (52.46%) Ansible
3 32 (52.46%) Jenkins
4 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
6 23 (37.70%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (31.15%) Java
7 19 (31.15%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (29.51%) Cloud Foundry
9 17 (27.87%) REST
9 17 (27.87%) Microservices
10 16 (26.23%) Puppet
11 15 (24.59%) JIRA
12 14 (22.95%) Perl
12 14 (22.95%) Linux
13 13 (21.31%) Scala
13 13 (21.31%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (21.31%) Kubernetes
14 12 (19.67%) GitHub
14 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
14 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
15 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
15 11 (18.03%) Play Framework
15 11 (18.03%) Confluence
16 10 (16.39%) Cloudera
16 10 (16.39%) GitLab
16 10 (16.39%) Apache Spark
16 10 (16.39%) Continuous Delivery
16 10 (16.39%) Hadoop

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (29.51%) Cloud Foundry
2 11 (18.03%) Confluence
3 10 (16.39%) Apache Spark
4 9 (14.75%) Apache
5 6 (9.84%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (9.84%) JBoss
6 2 (3.28%) Gunicorn
6 2 (3.28%) IIS
7 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (19.67%) GitHub
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (11.48%) OpenShift
4 3 (4.92%) NuGet
5 2 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.28%) PaaS
5 2 (3.28%) Slack
5 2 (3.28%) Trello
6 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.64%) SaaS
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) HTTP
1 7 (11.48%) VPN
2 6 (9.84%) Internet
2 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.56%) DNS
3 4 (6.56%) OpenVPN
4 3 (4.92%) AMQP
4 3 (4.92%) SSH
4 3 (4.92%) tcpdump
5 2 (3.28%) DSL
6 1 (1.64%) Firewall
6 1 (1.64%) IPsec
6 1 (1.64%) Network Security
6 1 (1.64%) SSL
6 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) Hadoop
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.56%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (6.56%) Apache Hive
4 4 (6.56%) HBase
4 4 (6.56%) Impala
4 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.92%) Big Data
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (52.46%) Jenkins
2 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
3 15 (24.59%) JIRA
4 10 (16.39%) GitLab
5 8 (13.11%) Maven
6 7 (11.48%) Artifactory
6 7 (11.48%) Hudson
6 7 (11.48%) Vagrant
7 6 (9.84%) SonarQube
8 5 (8.20%) Ant
8 5 (8.20%) Bitbucket
8 5 (8.20%) Cucumber
8 5 (8.20%) Selenium
9 4 (6.56%) Travis CI
10 3 (4.92%) Subversion
11 2 (3.28%) Liquibase
12 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (1.64%) CF BOSH
12 1 (1.64%) Gatling
12 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (29.51%) Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Python Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Python Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Python Software Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (4.92%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Agile Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 2 (3.28%) AWS DevOps
9 2 (3.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) REST
2 11 (18.03%) Play Framework
3 9 (14.75%) Flask
3 9 (14.75%) Middleware
3 9 (14.75%) PySpark
3 9 (14.75%) React
4 7 (11.48%) YAML
5 4 (6.56%) Dropwizard
5 4 (6.56%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (6.56%) HTML
5 4 (6.56%) Node.js
5 4 (6.56%) SOAP
5 4 (6.56%) Spring
6 3 (4.92%) CSS
6 3 (4.92%) Gherkin
6 3 (4.92%) LDAP
6 3 (4.92%) Spring Boot
7 2 (3.28%) .NET
7 2 (3.28%) JSON
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Cloud Native
1 5 (8.20%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (4.92%) User Experience
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Fintech
3 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.56%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.92%) Windows
5 2 (3.28%) Unix
6 1 (1.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) DevOps
2 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.70%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (27.87%) Microservices
5 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
6 10 (16.39%) Configuration Management
6 10 (16.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (16.39%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.48%) TDD
8 6 (9.84%) Data Science
8 6 (9.84%) Integration Testing
8 6 (9.84%) Machine Learning
8 6 (9.84%) Process Improvement
8 6 (9.84%) Scrum
9 5 (8.20%) BDD
9 5 (8.20%) Server Hardening
9 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.56%) Build Automation
10 4 (6.56%) Change Control
10 4 (6.56%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) Python
2 19 (31.15%) Java
3 14 (22.95%) Perl
4 13 (21.31%) Scala
5 10 (16.39%) SQL
6 8 (13.11%) Groovy
7 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
7 7 (11.48%) Ruby
8 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.56%) Go
10 3 (4.92%) C#
10 3 (4.92%) Java 8
10 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.64%) C-shell
11 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.64%) CEH
2 1 (1.64%) CREST Certified
2 1 (1.64%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.64%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) iptables
1 3 (4.92%) NFS
2 1 (1.64%) etcd
2 1 (1.64%) flannel
Systems Management
1 32 (52.46%) Ansible
2 19 (31.15%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (26.23%) Puppet
4 13 (21.31%) Kubernetes
5 7 (11.48%) Terraform
6 4 (6.56%) Oozie
7 2 (3.28%) Kibana
7 2 (3.28%) logstash
7 2 (3.28%) Nagios
7 2 (3.28%) rkt
7 2 (3.28%) Salt
8 1 (1.64%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.64%) Mesos
8 1 (1.64%) Nessus
8 1 (1.64%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Cloudera
1 10 (16.39%) Red Hat
2 7 (11.48%) AppDynamics
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle
4 5 (8.20%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.92%) Remedy
5 3 (4.92%) Splunk
6 2 (3.28%) Google
6 2 (3.28%) New Relic
7 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco
7 1 (1.64%) F5
7 1 (1.64%) Juniper
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.64%) Qualys
7 1 (1.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) Vyatta