Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 71 80
Rank change year-on-year +20 +9 +31
Contract jobs citing Docker 65 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.88% 2.08% 1.83%
As % of the System Software category 30.66% 14.75% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 21 19
Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £355 £375 £325
90th Percentile £613 £575 £565
UK median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £42.75 -
% change year-on-year -18.13% - -

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 212 183 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 12.66% 14.13% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 109 85
Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -14.29% +29.15%
10th Percentile £153 £130 £150
90th Percentile £575 £475 £575
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +8.82% +6.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 37
Wales median hourly rate £13.57 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.37% +4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.03 £10.75
90th Percentile £109.03 £19.75 £77.50
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.16 £16.00
% change year-on-year -0.99% +1.00% +3.23%

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 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
South Wales +9 51 £425 - 14
West Wales +15 14 £463 -19.57% 3
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Wales region with a requirement for Docker.

1 51 (78.46%) Java
2 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (52.31%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (49.23%) Kubernetes
5 24 (36.92%) Microservices
5 24 (36.92%) JIRA
6 23 (35.38%) Confluence
6 23 (35.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 21 (32.31%) SQL
7 21 (32.31%) Jenkins
8 20 (30.77%) Spring Boot
8 20 (30.77%) Spring
8 20 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (29.23%) Test Automation
9 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (29.23%) Git (software)
9 19 (29.23%) Scrum
10 17 (26.15%) REST
11 16 (24.62%) SoapUI
11 16 (24.62%) Ansible
12 15 (23.08%) SOAP
12 15 (23.08%) Ruby
13 14 (21.54%) Selenium
13 14 (21.54%) Maven
13 14 (21.54%) DevOps
14 13 (20.00%) Cucumber
14 13 (20.00%) TDD
14 13 (20.00%) Python
14 13 (20.00%) ETL
15 12 (18.46%) Groovy

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 23 (35.38%) Confluence
2 3 (4.62%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.08%) nginx
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 34 (52.31%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (35.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.31%) GitHub
4 6 (9.23%) PaaS
5 3 (4.62%) IaaS
6 2 (3.08%) NuGet
6 2 (3.08%) Serverless
6 2 (3.08%) Slack
6 2 (3.08%) Trello
7 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.54%) Heroku
7 1 (1.54%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) VPN
2 8 (12.31%) Extranet
2 8 (12.31%) Intranet
3 4 (6.15%) DNS
3 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.62%) HTTP
4 3 (4.62%) SSH
5 2 (3.08%) AMQP
5 2 (3.08%) Internet
5 2 (3.08%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.54%) DSL
6 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 5 (7.69%) Big Data
3 5 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.15%) MySQL
4 4 (6.15%) Redis
5 2 (3.08%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (36.92%) JIRA
2 21 (32.31%) Jenkins
3 19 (29.23%) Git (software)
4 16 (24.62%) SoapUI
5 14 (21.54%) Maven
5 14 (21.54%) Selenium
6 13 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 11 (16.92%) WebDriver
8 9 (13.85%) Spinnaker
9 4 (6.15%) Ant
9 4 (6.15%) Vagrant
10 3 (4.62%) Artifactory
10 3 (4.62%) Gradle
10 3 (4.62%) Hudson
10 3 (4.62%) SonarQube
10 3 (4.62%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (3.08%) Flyway
11 2 (3.08%) Liquibase
11 2 (3.08%) TestNG
General
1 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Developer
2 19 (29.23%) Java Developer
3 15 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Business Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Web Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) DevOps Consultant
9 2 (3.08%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Principal Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Principal Software Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Site Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.77%) Spring
1 20 (30.77%) Spring Boot
2 17 (26.15%) REST
3 15 (23.08%) SOAP
4 6 (9.23%) Spring Cloud
4 6 (9.23%) Spring Integration
4 6 (9.23%) Web Services
5 5 (7.69%) CSS
6 4 (6.15%) Hibernate
6 4 (6.15%) Node.js
6 4 (6.15%) React
6 4 (6.15%) Thymeleaf
7 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.62%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (4.62%) Gherkin
7 3 (4.62%) OAuth
7 3 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.08%) .NET
8 2 (3.08%) LDAP
8 2 (3.08%) Stripes Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Digital Media
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) Microservices
3 19 (29.23%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (29.23%) Scrum
3 19 (29.23%) Test Automation
4 14 (21.54%) DevOps
5 13 (20.00%) ETL
5 13 (20.00%) TDD
6 12 (18.46%) BDD
6 12 (18.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (16.92%) API Testing
7 11 (16.92%) Performance Testing
8 9 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (12.31%) Workflow
10 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
11 6 (9.23%) Epics
11 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.23%) User Stories
12 5 (7.69%) Business Analysis
12 5 (7.69%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 51 (78.46%) Java
2 21 (32.31%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) Ruby
4 13 (20.00%) Python
5 12 (18.46%) Groovy
6 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
7 8 (12.31%) Java 8
8 6 (9.23%) PowerShell
9 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.62%) Java 9
10 3 (4.62%) Perl
10 3 (4.62%) R
11 2 (3.08%) C#
12 1 (1.54%) Scala
12 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.62%) DBS Check
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) iptables
1 2 (3.08%) NFS
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (49.23%) Kubernetes
2 16 (24.62%) Ansible
3 11 (16.92%) Puppet
4 8 (12.31%) Terraform
5 5 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.08%) Mesos
7 1 (1.54%) Automic
7 1 (1.54%) Consul
7 1 (1.54%) logstash
7 1 (1.54%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) Cloudera
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.08%) Hortonworks
3 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.08%) Remedy
4 1 (1.54%) Google