Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 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 9 December 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
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 23 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - +49
Contract jobs citing GitLab 26 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 11.40% 8.57% -
As % of the Development Applications category 27.08% 18.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 0
Blackpool median daily rate £503 £433 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.24% - -
Lancashire median daily rate £520 £433 -
% change year-on-year +20.23% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Blackpool median hourly rate - - -
Lancashire 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 Blackpool with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Blackpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 96 49 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 42.11% 46.67% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 45 13
Blackpool median daily rate £475 £433 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.83% +4.22% -5.68%
10th Percentile £370 £363 £325
90th Percentile £608 £642 £486
Lancashire median daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Blackpool median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Lancashire median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.53% - +6.25%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in Blackpool

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Blackpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitLab in Blackpool

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Blackpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in Blackpool over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Blackpool region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 25 (96.15%) Puppet
2 24 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (84.62%) Linux
4 21 (80.77%) DevOps
5 19 (73.08%) Ansible
5 19 (73.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (69.23%) Terraform
7 17 (65.38%) Microservices
8 16 (61.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 16 (61.54%) Amazon ELB
8 16 (61.54%) Kubernetes
8 16 (61.54%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 16 (61.54%) Packer
8 16 (61.54%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (61.54%) Amazon S3
8 16 (61.54%) MongoDB
8 16 (61.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (61.54%) Route 53
8 16 (61.54%) Python
8 16 (61.54%) MySQL
8 16 (61.54%) Grafana
8 16 (61.54%) Prometheus
9 15 (57.69%) Black Duck
9 15 (57.69%) Rancher
9 15 (57.69%) CentOS
9 15 (57.69%) Jenkins
10 14 (53.85%) SonarQube
11 13 (50.00%) Docker
11 13 (50.00%) HTTP
12 11 (42.31%) Git (software)

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool 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:

Cloud Services
1 24 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (61.54%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (61.54%) Amazon ELB
2 16 (61.54%) Amazon S3
2 16 (61.54%) Route 53
2 16 (61.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (15.38%) Serverless
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) Apache Cassandra
1 16 (61.54%) MongoDB
1 16 (61.54%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Jenkins
2 14 (53.85%) SonarQube
3 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
4 10 (38.46%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (30.77%) Artifactory
6 1 (3.85%) gulp
6 1 (3.85%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (15.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) AWS Architect
4 2 (7.69%) AWS Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Backend Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.85%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (26.92%) XML
1 7 (26.92%) YAML
2 1 (3.85%) Apache CXF
2 1 (3.85%) Dropwizard
2 1 (3.85%) Express
2 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.85%) JAX-RS
2 1 (3.85%) Kafka
2 1 (3.85%) Mongoose
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.85%) Sequelize
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (57.69%) CentOS
4 6 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) DevOps
2 17 (65.38%) Microservices
3 16 (61.54%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Development
6 2 (7.69%) Open Source
6 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) Coaching
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) High Availability
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Python
2 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
2 7 (26.92%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (96.15%) Puppet
2 19 (73.08%) Ansible
3 18 (69.23%) Terraform
4 16 (61.54%) Grafana
4 16 (61.54%) Kubernetes
4 16 (61.54%) Packer
4 16 (61.54%) Prometheus
5 15 (57.69%) Rancher
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Black Duck
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft