Period
to 10 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 10 December 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
London > Central London
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 230 209 268
Rank change year-on-year -21 +59 -8
Contract jobs citing GitLab 23 91 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.32% 0.97% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.80% 4.22% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 72 12
Central London median daily rate £650 £594 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.47% +7.95% +29.41%
10th Percentile £503 £318 £513
90th Percentile £750 £724 £589
London median daily rate £575 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £65.00 - £32.50

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 Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,275 2,156 1,650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.87% 23.09% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 962 1,709 1,293
Central London median daily rate £503 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.95% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £358 £363 £356
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Central London median hourly rate £50.25 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.57% +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £33.00 £35.00 £23.37
90th Percentile £86.25 £35.00 £52.50
London median hourly rate £48.85 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +35.69% -4.00% +3.45%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in Central London

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitLab in Central London

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in Central London over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in Central London

GitLab
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the Central London region over the 6 months to 10 December 2019. 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
City of London +6 21 £650 +1.96% 19
GitLab
London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Central London region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 14 (60.87%) Java
1 14 (60.87%) Docker
2 13 (56.52%) Jenkins
2 13 (56.52%) Kubernetes
2 13 (56.52%) Linux
3 12 (52.17%) TDD
3 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
3 12 (52.17%) Terraform
4 11 (47.83%) Spring Boot
4 11 (47.83%) Kafka
4 11 (47.83%) Spring
5 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) OAuth
5 10 (43.48%) Domain-Driven Design
5 10 (43.48%) Python
5 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
5 10 (43.48%) BDD
5 10 (43.48%) REST
5 10 (43.48%) OAuth2
5 10 (43.48%) DevOps
5 10 (43.48%) Microservices
5 10 (43.48%) WireMock
5 10 (43.48%) Java 8
6 9 (39.13%) Ratpack
6 9 (39.13%) Docker Swarm
6 9 (39.13%) Dropwizard
6 9 (39.13%) Gatling
6 9 (39.13%) Spock
6 9 (39.13%) Geb
6 9 (39.13%) TypeScript

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.35%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.35%) Azure
3 1 (4.35%) GCP
3 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) DNS
1 9 (39.13%) FTP
1 9 (39.13%) HTTP
1 9 (39.13%) SSL
1 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
2 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Jenkins
2 12 (52.17%) Git (software)
3 9 (39.13%) Gatling
3 9 (39.13%) Geb
3 9 (39.13%) Gradle
3 9 (39.13%) Spock
4 4 (17.39%) gulp
5 3 (13.04%) JIRA
6 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
6 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.35%) GoCD
6 1 (4.35%) JUnit
6 1 (4.35%) Maven
6 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
6 1 (4.35%) webpack
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
1 3 (13.04%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Java Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Python Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Python Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Kafka
1 11 (47.83%) Spring
1 11 (47.83%) Spring Boot
2 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
2 10 (43.48%) OAuth
2 10 (43.48%) OAuth2
2 10 (43.48%) REST
2 10 (43.48%) WireMock
3 9 (39.13%) Dropwizard
3 9 (39.13%) Guice
3 9 (39.13%) Ratpack
3 9 (39.13%) SOAP
4 7 (30.43%) Ember.js
5 5 (21.74%) CSS
5 5 (21.74%) HTML
6 3 (13.04%) Django
6 3 (13.04%) Flask
7 2 (8.70%) HTML5
7 2 (8.70%) Web Services
8 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) TDD
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) BDD
2 10 (43.48%) DevOps
2 10 (43.48%) Domain-Driven Design
2 10 (43.48%) Microservices
3 9 (39.13%) OWASP
3 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure as Code
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
7 1 (4.35%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 1 (4.35%) Sprint Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Sprint Retrospective
7 1 (4.35%) Task Automation
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Leadership
7 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) Java 8
2 10 (43.48%) Python
3 9 (39.13%) TypeScript
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.70%) ES6
7 1 (4.35%) C++
7 1 (4.35%) Groovy
7 1 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) Kubernetes
2 12 (52.17%) Terraform
3 9 (39.13%) Docker Swarm
4 7 (30.43%) Ansible
5 6 (26.09%) Puppet
6 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (4.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (4.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) New Relic
2 1 (4.35%) Google