Period
to 23 March 2019

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 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 202 219 223
Rank change year-on-year +17 +4 +1
Contract jobs citing GitLab 43 33 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.63% 0.46% 0.050%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.01% 2.32% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 3
City of London median daily rate £650 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £505 £513 £463
90th Percentile £725 £625 £528
Central London median daily rate £600 £550 £475
% change year-on-year +9.09% +15.79% +11.76%
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 1,427 1,424 1,090
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.03% 19.83% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,092 1,147 889
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £385 £375 £331
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
City of London median hourly rate £56.00 £65.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.85% - -
Central London median hourly rate £56.00 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year -13.85% - -

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 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in the City of London

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

1 34 (79.07%) Docker
2 32 (74.42%) JavaScript
3 31 (72.09%) Git (software)
4 30 (69.77%) Linux
5 27 (62.79%) HTML
5 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (60.47%) Java
7 24 (55.81%) CSS
7 24 (55.81%) Amazon AWS
7 24 (55.81%) HTML5
7 24 (55.81%) REST
8 22 (51.16%) AngularJS
8 22 (51.16%) Microservices
8 22 (51.16%) Kubernetes
8 22 (51.16%) gulp
9 21 (48.84%) TypeScript
9 21 (48.84%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (48.84%) Spring
10 20 (46.51%) OAuth
10 20 (46.51%) OWASP
10 20 (46.51%) OAuth2
10 20 (46.51%) Gradle
10 20 (46.51%) Spring Boot
10 20 (46.51%) Docker Swarm
11 19 (44.19%) Java 8
11 19 (44.19%) Ratpack
11 19 (44.19%) ES6
11 19 (44.19%) Dropwizard
11 19 (44.19%) Ember.js
11 19 (44.19%) MongoDB

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 21 (48.84%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (18.60%) Apache Spark
3 3 (6.98%) Confluence
4 2 (4.65%) nginx
4 2 (4.65%) WordPress
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 24 (55.81%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (32.56%) Heroku
3 11 (25.58%) GitHub
4 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (13.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (6.98%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (4.65%) Google Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) OpenShift
7 2 (4.65%) Quay.io
7 2 (4.65%) Serverless
8 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
8 1 (2.33%) AWS Fargate
8 1 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.33%) CloudBees
8 1 (2.33%) Datadog
8 1 (2.33%) npm
8 1 (2.33%) Slack
8 1 (2.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (44.19%) DNS
1 19 (44.19%) FTP
1 19 (44.19%) HTTP
1 19 (44.19%) SSL
1 19 (44.19%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) MongoDB
2 17 (39.53%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (20.93%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (18.60%) Big Data
4 8 (18.60%) Hadoop
5 5 (11.63%) Redis
6 3 (6.98%) BigQuery
7 2 (4.65%) InfluxDB
7 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.33%) MySQL
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (72.09%) Git (software)
2 22 (51.16%) gulp
3 20 (46.51%) Gradle
4 11 (25.58%) Gatling
4 11 (25.58%) Geb
4 11 (25.58%) Spock
5 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
6 9 (20.93%) JIRA
7 3 (6.98%) Artifactory
7 3 (6.98%) CircleCI
7 3 (6.98%) Grunt
7 3 (6.98%) Subversion
7 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
7 3 (6.98%) Travis CI
7 3 (6.98%) webpack
8 2 (4.65%) git-flow
8 2 (4.65%) PostCSS
8 2 (4.65%) SonarQube
9 1 (2.33%) GoCD
9 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Games
2 1 (2.33%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) Java Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Agile Developer
4 11 (25.58%) Agile Java Developer
5 8 (18.60%) Technical Leader
6 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
7 6 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (11.63%) Lead Developer
8 5 (11.63%) Lead Java Developer
8 5 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (11.63%) Technical Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Security Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) Consultant
10 2 (4.65%) IT Security Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Security Consultant
10 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) HTML
2 24 (55.81%) CSS
2 24 (55.81%) HTML5
2 24 (55.81%) REST
3 22 (51.16%) AngularJS
4 21 (48.84%) Spring
5 20 (46.51%) OAuth
5 20 (46.51%) OAuth2
5 20 (46.51%) Spring Boot
6 19 (44.19%) Dropwizard
6 19 (44.19%) Ember.js
6 19 (44.19%) Guice
6 19 (44.19%) Ratpack
6 19 (44.19%) SOAP
7 14 (32.56%) Kafka
8 11 (25.58%) WireMock
9 7 (16.28%) Elastic Stack
10 5 (11.63%) Celery
10 5 (11.63%) React
11 4 (9.30%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.98%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) Fintech
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) CoreOS
2 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Microservices
3 20 (46.51%) OWASP
4 19 (44.19%) Domain-Driven Design
5 14 (32.56%) DevOps
6 13 (30.23%) BDD
6 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
6 13 (30.23%) TDD
7 11 (25.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
9 5 (11.63%) Kanban
9 5 (11.63%) SDLC
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.30%) Data Science
10 4 (9.30%) Scrum
11 3 (6.98%) Analytics
11 3 (6.98%) API Integration
11 3 (6.98%) Security Architecture
12 2 (4.65%) Build Automation
12 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) JavaScript
2 26 (60.47%) Java
3 21 (48.84%) TypeScript
4 19 (44.19%) ES6
4 19 (44.19%) Java 8
5 9 (20.93%) Python
6 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell
7 5 (11.63%) SQL
8 4 (9.30%) Ruby
9 3 (6.98%) Go
10 2 (4.65%) C#
10 2 (4.65%) Perl
10 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.33%) C++
11 1 (2.33%) PHP
11 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) FedRAMP
1 1 (2.33%) FISMA
1 1 (2.33%) GDPR
1 1 (2.33%) HIPAA
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 34 (79.07%) Docker
2 2 (4.65%) Ceph
2 2 (4.65%) etcd
2 2 (4.65%) flannel
2 2 (4.65%) GlusterFS
2 2 (4.65%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 22 (51.16%) Kubernetes
2 20 (46.51%) Docker Swarm
3 9 (20.93%) Terraform
4 8 (18.60%) Ansible
5 6 (13.95%) Puppet
6 3 (6.98%) Graphite
6 3 (6.98%) Sysdig
7 2 (4.65%) Grafana
7 2 (4.65%) HAProxy
7 2 (4.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (4.65%) Kibana
7 2 (4.65%) logstash
7 2 (4.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (4.65%) Prometheus
7 2 (4.65%) rkt
8 1 (2.33%) Capistrano
8 1 (2.33%) Consul
8 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (2.33%) Salt
8 1 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Google
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.65%) Tableau
4 1 (2.33%) New Relic
4 1 (2.33%) Nintex
4 1 (2.33%) Okta
4 1 (2.33%) SaltStack