Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.32% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Birmingham median daily rate £550 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £550 - £390
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 229 289 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.73% 19.00% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 191 72
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £269 £268 £263
90th Percentile £525 £505 £487
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £400 £338
% change year-on-year +5.00% +18.52% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £25.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £15.10 - £16.25
90th Percentile £36.30 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year +6.45% -1.40% -16.49%

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GitLab also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (100.00%) Billing
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Heroku
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) GitHub
1 5 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
1 5 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 5 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 5 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 5 (100.00%) Apigee
1 5 (100.00%) API Development
1 5 (100.00%) API Design

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 5 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) GitHub
1 5 (100.00%) Heroku
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Spring Boot
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) API Design
1 5 (100.00%) API Development
1 5 (100.00%) API Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Apigee
1 5 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Salesforce.com