Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 23 February 2020 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 162 207 229
Rank change year-on-year +45 +22 -1
Contract jobs citing GitLab 24 52 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.52% 0.77% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.18% 3.47% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 45 22
City of London median daily rate £650 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.18% +4.76%
10th Percentile £506 £433 £507
90th Percentile £750 £725 £625
Central London median daily rate £650 £600 £550
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 755 1,497 1,344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.29% 22.14% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 1,171 1,088
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £361 £375 £363
90th Percentile £675 £675 £641
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
City of London median hourly rate £48.89 £35.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.68% -46.15% -
10th Percentile £44.75 £24.00 £62.50
90th Percentile £63.12 £55.00 £71.12
Central London median hourly rate £48.50 £35.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year +38.57% -46.15% -

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in the City of London

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitLab in the City of London

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 14 (58.33%) Linux
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
2 13 (54.17%) AngularJS
2 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
3 12 (50.00%) Docker
3 12 (50.00%) TDD
3 12 (50.00%) Spring
4 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (45.83%) Kubernetes
4 11 (45.83%) Spring Boot
5 10 (41.67%) Ratpack
5 10 (41.67%) Terraform
5 10 (41.67%) Microservices
5 10 (41.67%) TypeScript
5 10 (41.67%) OAuth2
5 10 (41.67%) Gradle
5 10 (41.67%) Kafka
5 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
5 10 (41.67%) REST
5 10 (41.67%) Python
5 10 (41.67%) DNS
5 10 (41.67%) SSL
5 10 (41.67%) SOAP
5 10 (41.67%) FTP
5 10 (41.67%) HTTP
5 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 10 (41.67%) Domain-Driven Design
5 10 (41.67%) Guice

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 9 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) Jupyter
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.33%) Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (4.17%) GitHub
3 1 (4.17%) Heroku
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
3 1 (4.17%) NuGet
3 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
3 1 (4.17%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) DNS
1 10 (41.67%) FTP
1 10 (41.67%) HTTP
1 10 (41.67%) SSL
1 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.17%) Big Data
5 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
1 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
2 10 (41.67%) Gradle
3 9 (37.50%) Gatling
3 9 (37.50%) Geb
3 9 (37.50%) Spock
4 4 (16.67%) JIRA
5 3 (12.50%) gulp
6 2 (8.33%) JUnit
6 2 (8.33%) Maven
6 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
7 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.17%) MSI
7 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.17%) WiX
General
1 4 (16.67%) Banking
1 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Python Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Python Developer
6 2 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Data Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Data Scientist
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) AngularJS
2 12 (50.00%) Spring
3 11 (45.83%) Spring Boot
4 10 (41.67%) Dropwizard
4 10 (41.67%) Guice
4 10 (41.67%) Kafka
4 10 (41.67%) OAuth
4 10 (41.67%) OAuth2
4 10 (41.67%) Ratpack
4 10 (41.67%) REST
4 10 (41.67%) SOAP
4 10 (41.67%) WireMock
5 9 (37.50%) Ember.js
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) Django
7 4 (16.67%) Flask
8 2 (8.33%) HTML5
9 1 (4.17%) .NET
9 1 (4.17%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) CentOS
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) TDD
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 10 (41.67%) Microservices
3 10 (41.67%) OWASP
3 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 9 (37.50%) BDD
5 8 (33.33%) DevOps
5 8 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.17%) ETL
7 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.17%) Low Latency
7 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) Java 8
2 10 (41.67%) Python
2 10 (41.67%) TypeScript
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) ES6
7 1 (4.17%) C#
7 1 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) Groovy
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Kubernetes
2 10 (41.67%) Docker Swarm
2 10 (41.67%) Terraform
3 5 (20.83%) Ansible
4 3 (12.50%) Puppet
5 1 (4.17%) Grafana
5 1 (4.17%) Graphite
5 1 (4.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.17%) SCOM
5 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Citrix
1 1 (4.17%) F5