Period
to 31 October 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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 96 208 189
Rank change year-on-year +112 -19 +53
Contract jobs citing GitLab 15 24 66
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.83% 0.40% 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.59% 2.36% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 43
Median daily rate £444 £650 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.73% +1.96% +27.50%
10th Percentile £375 £503 £275
90th Percentile £573 £750 £713
Central London median daily rate £455 £650 £550
% change year-on-year -30.00% +18.18% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 327 1,015 1,559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.11% 17.09% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 797 1,301
Median daily rate £503 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.29% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £263 £364 £363
90th Percentile £638 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £52.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.54% +74.05%
Median hourly rate - £52.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year - +32.48% +41.44%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing GitLab as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GitLab in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for GitLab in the City of London

GitLab
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GitLab in the City of London over the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for GitLab in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 11 (73.33%) Python
2 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (53.33%) Ansible
5 7 (46.67%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (46.67%) GCP
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (40.00%) Apache Spark
6 6 (40.00%) Scala
6 6 (40.00%) AWS
6 6 (40.00%) Terraform
6 6 (40.00%) PySpark
6 6 (40.00%) Anaconda
7 5 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (33.33%) HTML5
7 5 (33.33%) Apache Hive
7 5 (33.33%) Hudson
7 5 (33.33%) Twisted
7 5 (33.33%) CSS3
7 5 (33.33%) Big Data
7 5 (33.33%) Hortonworks
7 5 (33.33%) Cloudera
7 5 (33.33%) DevOps

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 7 (46.67%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (40.00%) Apache Spark
3 5 (33.33%) Tornado
4 3 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) GCP
2 6 (40.00%) AWS
3 3 (20.00%) Azure
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon EKS
4 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Stack
4 1 (6.67%) Datadog
4 1 (6.67%) GitHub
4 1 (6.67%) Kong
4 1 (6.67%) Serverless
4 1 (6.67%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) FTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 5 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Hazelcast
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (33.33%) Hudson
3 5 (33.33%) ProC
4 3 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
5 1 (6.67%) Gatling
5 1 (6.67%) Geb
5 1 (6.67%) Gradle
5 1 (6.67%) gulp
5 1 (6.67%) Maven
5 1 (6.67%) Snyk
5 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
5 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (6.67%) Spock
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Data Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) DevSecOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Anaconda
1 6 (40.00%) PySpark
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) CSS3
2 5 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (33.33%) Flask
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) HTML5
2 5 (33.33%) Twisted
3 3 (20.00%) Kafka
3 3 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) Dropwizard
4 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (6.67%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (6.67%) Mongoose
5 1 (6.67%) Ratpack
5 1 (6.67%) Sequelize
5 1 (6.67%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Blog
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) VMS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) Economics
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (20.00%) Microservices
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) Machine Learning
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) Scala
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Java 8
3 1 (6.67%) Kotlin
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Ansible
2 6 (40.00%) Terraform
3 4 (26.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (6.67%) Grafana
4 1 (6.67%) Kibana
4 1 (6.67%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cloudera
1 5 (33.33%) Google
1 5 (33.33%) Hortonworks
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft