Period
to 20 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 83 -
Rank change year-on-year -17 - -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 6 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.41% 0.71% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.22% 4.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 0
Birmingham median daily rate £600 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £600 £550 £388
% change year-on-year +9.09% +41.94% -
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 270 219 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.29% 15.44% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 149 170
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £307 £263 £250
90th Percentile £544 £538 £506
West Midlands median daily rate £426 £425 £398
% change year-on-year +0.29% +6.92% +16.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -60.00% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +60.00% +18.18% -12.53%

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

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) GCP
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) GitHub
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (66.67%) OAuth2
3 4 (66.67%) SABSA
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (66.67%) Internal Audit
3 4 (66.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (66.67%) Threat Management
3 4 (66.67%) GDPR
3 4 (66.67%) Privileged Identity Management
3 4 (66.67%) OAuth
3 4 (66.67%) PKI
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (66.67%) PaaS
3 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) SIEM
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 4 (66.67%) SAML
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security

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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) GitHub
1 5 (83.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Redis
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Information Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Security Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Security Solutions Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) OAuth
1 4 (66.67%) OAuth2
1 4 (66.67%) SAML
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 4 (66.67%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Blog
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Cryptography
3 4 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) Internal Audit
3 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Privileged Identity Management
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (66.67%) SABSA
3 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) SIEM
3 4 (66.67%) Threat Management
3 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Go
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) CEH
2 4 (66.67%) CISM
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) GCP
2 4 (66.67%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kibana
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk