Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for GitLab skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GitLab over the 6 months to 20 April 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.

GitLab
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.92% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.96% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Birmingham median daily rate £575 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +57.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 - -

GitLab is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 282 185 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.50% 15.15% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 113 84
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £283 £263 £251
90th Percentile £600 £500 £473
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £41.00 £28.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.86% -32.94% -
10th Percentile £39.50 £18.60 £31.13
90th Percentile £42.50 £40.00 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £41.00 £31.62 £20.50
% change year-on-year +29.68% +54.23% -38.35%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing GitLab as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in Birmingham

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitLab in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GitLab 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 14 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (92.86%) Ansible
2 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
2 13 (92.86%) Continuous Deployment
2 13 (92.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (92.86%) TeamCity
2 13 (92.86%) Subversion
2 13 (92.86%) ITIL
3 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 12 (85.71%) CA
3 12 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 12 (85.71%) Micro Focus
3 12 (85.71%) Serena
3 12 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (85.71%) Release Automation
3 12 (85.71%) Automic
4 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (78.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 11 (78.57%) Splunk
4 11 (78.57%) logstash
4 11 (78.57%) Graylog
4 11 (78.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (78.57%) JSON
4 11 (78.57%) Nagios
4 11 (78.57%) Tivoli
4 11 (78.57%) Unix
4 11 (78.57%) Windows
5 10 (71.43%) JMeter

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (42.86%) Apache
1 6 (42.86%) IIS
1 6 (42.86%) JBoss
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (78.57%) AWS CloudFormation
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
1 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Neo4j
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (92.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
2 13 (92.86%) Subversion
2 13 (92.86%) TeamCity
3 10 (71.43%) JMeter
3 10 (71.43%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Architect
4 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) DBA
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) JSON
2 6 (42.86%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) PKI
2 6 (42.86%) DataPower
3 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Cloud
3 5 (35.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (35.71%) Public Cloud
4 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Unix
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (92.86%) Continuous Deployment
2 13 (92.86%) ITIL
3 12 (85.71%) Release Automation
4 11 (78.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 10 (71.43%) Load Balancing
5 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
6 7 (50.00%) High Availability
7 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
8 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (14.29%) Task Automation
9 1 (7.14%) Data Encryption
9 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 1 (7.14%) Microservices
9 1 (7.14%) OOP
9 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (7.14%) Scrum
9 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Clojure
3 1 (7.14%) Erlang
3 1 (7.14%) F#
3 1 (7.14%) Groovy
3 1 (7.14%) Haskell
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (92.86%) Ansible
2 12 (85.71%) Automic
3 11 (78.57%) Graylog
3 11 (78.57%) logstash
3 11 (78.57%) Nagios
3 11 (78.57%) Tivoli
4 10 (71.43%) Rundeck
5 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (57.14%) Puppet
6 6 (42.86%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) CA
1 12 (85.71%) Micro Focus
1 12 (85.71%) Serena
2 11 (78.57%) Splunk
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) IBM
4 6 (42.86%) Teradata
5 1 (7.14%) Google