Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 October 2021 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 47 38 90
Rank change year-on-year -9 +52 -12
Contract jobs citing GitLab 16 2 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.28% 0.66% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.98% 3.77% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
10th Percentile £430 " £321
25th Percentile £453 " £334
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 - £363
75th Percentile £584 " £384
90th Percentile £589 " £394
East of England median daily rate £500 £320 £550
% change year-on-year +56.25% -41.82% +7.32%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 89 53 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.70% 17.49% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 31 127
10th Percentile £325 £313 £320
25th Percentile £350 £373 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £488 £450
Median % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +10.43%
75th Percentile £538 £578 £509
90th Percentile £604 £600 £618
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 17
10th Percentile £28.96 " £10.75
25th Percentile £32.47 " £20.50
Median hourly rate £41.63 - £45.00
75th Percentile £52.47 " £48.75
90th Percentile £56.99 " £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £46.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing GitLab as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in Cambridgeshire

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GitLab in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for GitLab in Cambridgeshire

GitLab
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GitLab in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for GitLab in Cambridgeshire

GitLab
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 16 £500 - 7
GitLab
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 13 (81.25%) DevOps
2 12 (75.00%) JIRA
3 11 (68.75%) Kubernetes
4 10 (62.50%) Docker
4 10 (62.50%) Linux
5 9 (56.25%) Python
5 9 (56.25%) Ubuntu
6 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (43.75%) Life Science
7 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (37.50%) Wireless
8 6 (37.50%) Electronics
8 6 (37.50%) Workflow
8 6 (37.50%) Workflow Management
8 6 (37.50%) SQL
8 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
8 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
8 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
8 6 (37.50%) Spinnaker
9 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (25.00%) AWS
10 4 (25.00%) Apache
10 4 (25.00%) Scrum
10 4 (25.00%) Social Skills
10 4 (25.00%) Terraform
11 3 (18.75%) Packer
11 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure as Code
11 3 (18.75%) Metadata
11 3 (18.75%) Google
11 3 (18.75%) Tomcat

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Drupal
2 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Metadata
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) JIRA
2 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (37.50%) Spinnaker
4 2 (12.50%) Artifactory
General
1 6 (37.50%) Electronics
2 4 (25.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Product Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) Flask
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) JMS
1 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (12.50%) React
1 2 (12.50%) Spring
1 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
1 2 (12.50%) SQLAlchemy
1 2 (12.50%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Life Science
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Legacy Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Workflow
3 6 (37.50%) Workflow Management
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure as Code
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Business Development
7 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (12.50%) Data Privacy
7 2 (12.50%) Event-Driven
7 2 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Development
7 2 (12.50%) Microservices
7 2 (12.50%) Secure Coding
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) Kubernetes
2 4 (25.00%) Terraform
3 3 (18.75%) Packer
4 2 (12.50%) Grafana
4 2 (12.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (18.75%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Cloudera