Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 130 195 188
Rank change year-on-year +65 -7 +43
Contract jobs citing GitLab 26 39 57
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.84% 0.61% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.70% 3.16% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 43
Median daily rate £600 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% +15.79%
10th Percentile £337 £519 £463
90th Percentile £725 £725 £625
Central London median daily rate £600 £650 £550
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 553 1,236 1,475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.78% 19.28% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 900 1,177
Median daily rate £515 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £376 £400 £367
90th Percentile £662 £675 £633
Central London median daily rate £508 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 5
Median hourly rate £48.50 £45.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.59% +42.19% -
10th Percentile £34.55 £20.25 £27.40
90th Percentile £58.25 £58.25 £70.22
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -23.08% +42.19% -

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 27 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for GitLab in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) Java
3 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
4 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
4 11 (42.31%) DevOps
5 10 (38.46%) Python
6 8 (30.77%) SQL
6 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 8 (30.77%) AWS
7 7 (26.92%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (26.92%) Microservices
7 7 (26.92%) Spring
7 7 (26.92%) Linux
8 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 6 (23.08%) TDD
8 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (23.08%) Azure
8 6 (23.08%) Ansible
8 6 (23.08%) Docker
8 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
8 6 (23.08%) Terraform
8 6 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (19.23%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
9 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
9 5 (19.23%) Banking
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
10 4 (15.38%) JUnit
10 4 (15.38%) CSS
10 4 (15.38%) HTML

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 (26.92%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.54%) Confluence
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 2 (7.69%) Tornado
4 1 (3.85%) nginx
4 1 (3.85%) SAS
4 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) AWS
2 6 (23.08%) Azure
3 4 (15.38%) GCP
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (7.69%) OpenShift
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.85%) Azure Stack
5 1 (3.85%) GitHub
5 1 (3.85%) Heroku
5 1 (3.85%) IaaS
5 1 (3.85%) NuGet
5 1 (3.85%) PaaS
5 1 (3.85%) Power Platform
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) FTP
2 3 (11.54%) HTTP
2 3 (11.54%) SSL
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) Big Data
3 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.85%) Base SAS
5 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
5 1 (3.85%) Power BI
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (3.85%) SAS EBI
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
3 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 4 (15.38%) JIRA
3 4 (15.38%) JUnit
3 4 (15.38%) Maven
4 3 (11.54%) Artifactory
4 3 (11.54%) Gradle
5 2 (7.69%) Gatling
5 2 (7.69%) Geb
5 2 (7.69%) Hudson
5 2 (7.69%) ProC
5 2 (7.69%) Spock
5 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.85%) CircleCI
6 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.85%) MSI
6 1 (3.85%) Subversion
6 1 (3.85%) Travis CI
6 1 (3.85%) WiX
General
1 5 (19.23%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
4 2 (7.69%) Police
4 2 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) AWS Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Data Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Integration Developer
7 1 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Spring
2 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 4 (15.38%) CSS
2 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
2 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) REST
2 4 (15.38%) WireMock
3 3 (11.54%) Dropwizard
3 3 (11.54%) Ember.js
3 3 (11.54%) Flask
3 3 (11.54%) Guice
3 3 (11.54%) HTML5
3 3 (11.54%) Kafka
3 3 (11.54%) OAuth
3 3 (11.54%) OAuth2
3 3 (11.54%) Ratpack
3 3 (11.54%) SOAP
3 3 (11.54%) Spring Boot
4 2 (7.69%) LDAP
4 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Blog
2 2 (7.69%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) VMS
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) DevOps
3 7 (26.92%) Microservices
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 5 (19.23%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.54%) Analytics
7 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
7 3 (11.54%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (11.54%) ETL
7 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (11.54%) Machine Learning
7 3 (11.54%) OWASP
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) Python
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) Java 8
5 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
5 3 (11.54%) TypeScript
6 2 (7.69%) Groovy
6 2 (7.69%) Scala
6 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.85%) C#
7 1 (3.85%) ES6
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.85%) R
7 1 (3.85%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) AWS Certification
5 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Ansible
1 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
1 6 (23.08%) Terraform
2 3 (11.54%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (11.54%) Grafana
3 2 (7.69%) Kibana
4 1 (3.85%) Graphite
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.85%) Puppet
4 1 (3.85%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
1 2 (7.69%) Google
1 2 (7.69%) Hortonworks
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix
2 1 (3.85%) F5
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.85%) Splunk