Period
to 24 March 2019

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 24 March 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.

GitLab
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 - -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 32 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 15.84% 5.45% -
As % of the Development Applications category 42.11% 13.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 0
Blackpool median daily rate £470 £433 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.61% - -
Lancashire median daily rate £550 £433 -
% change year-on-year +27.17% - -
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 76 88 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 37.62% 40.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 68 24
Blackpool median daily rate £450 £426 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.57% -10.26% +31.03%
10th Percentile £391 £363 £360
90th Percentile £619 £545 £575
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +6.19% +5.94% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Blackpool median hourly rate - - -
Lancashire median hourly rate £41.50 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.47% -4.71% +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 24 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, 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 29 (90.63%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (78.13%) Jenkins
3 24 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 20 (62.50%) Artifactory
4 20 (62.50%) SonarQube
4 20 (62.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 19 (59.38%) Puppet
5 19 (59.38%) MongoDB
6 17 (53.13%) Microservices
7 16 (50.00%) Linux
8 15 (46.88%) MySQL
8 15 (46.88%) DevOps
9 14 (43.75%) Node.js
9 14 (43.75%) Java
9 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
9 14 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (43.75%) Apache CXF
10 13 (40.63%) Spring
10 13 (40.63%) Maven
10 13 (40.63%) JAX-RS
10 13 (40.63%) Ansible
10 13 (40.63%) Spring Boot
10 13 (40.63%) Dropwizard
10 13 (40.63%) Mongoose
11 12 (37.50%) Express
11 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
12 11 (34.38%) Python
12 11 (34.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (34.38%) Terraform

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 29 (90.63%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (31.25%) Amazon ELB
3 10 (31.25%) Amazon S3
3 10 (31.25%) Route 53
3 10 (31.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (12.50%) Serverless
6 1 (3.13%) npm
6 1 (3.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) MongoDB
2 15 (46.88%) MySQL
3 11 (34.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (78.13%) Jenkins
2 24 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 20 (62.50%) Artifactory
3 20 (62.50%) SonarQube
3 20 (62.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 13 (40.63%) Maven
5 8 (25.00%) gulp
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) JUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Mocha
6 1 (3.13%) Sinon.JS
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Backend Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) AWS Architect
5 2 (6.25%) AWS Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Core Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) Apache CXF
1 14 (43.75%) Node.js
2 13 (40.63%) Dropwizard
2 13 (40.63%) JAX-RS
2 13 (40.63%) Mongoose
2 13 (40.63%) Spring
2 13 (40.63%) Spring Boot
3 12 (37.50%) Express
4 7 (21.88%) CSS
4 7 (21.88%) CSS3
4 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
4 7 (21.88%) HTML
4 7 (21.88%) HTML5
4 7 (21.88%) Kafka
4 7 (21.88%) Nunjucks
4 7 (21.88%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (21.88%) Sass
4 7 (21.88%) Sequelize
4 7 (21.88%) XML
4 7 (21.88%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (25.00%) Windows
4 7 (21.88%) CentOS
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Microservices
2 15 (46.88%) DevOps
3 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
5 7 (21.88%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 7 (21.88%) Front End Development
5 7 (21.88%) Open Source
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) Technical Leadership
7 4 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) Web Development
8 1 (3.13%) Cross-Browser Development
8 1 (3.13%) High Availability
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (3.13%) Migration
8 1 (3.13%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (3.13%) TDD
8 1 (3.13%) Tech Ops
8 1 (3.13%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Java
1 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (34.38%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
3 7 (21.88%) Ruby
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (59.38%) Puppet
2 13 (40.63%) Ansible
3 11 (34.38%) Terraform
4 10 (31.25%) Grafana
4 10 (31.25%) Kubernetes
4 10 (31.25%) Packer
4 10 (31.25%) Prometheus
5 8 (25.00%) Rancher
6 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 5 (15.63%) Black Duck
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix