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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 June 2022 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 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 119 144 113
Rank change year-on-year +25 -31 +98
Contract jobs citing GitLab 72 19 30
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.69% 0.62% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.51% 3.40% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 12 28
10th Percentile £465 £313 £368
25th Percentile £515 £318 £436
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £596 £475 £600
Median % change year-on-year +25.37% -20.83% -7.69%
75th Percentile £675 £643 £688
90th Percentile £750 £655 £778
Central London median daily rate £596 £475 £600
% change year-on-year +25.37% -20.83% -2.04%

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 846 559 505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.86% 18.11% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 385 366
10th Percentile £425 £397 £389
25th Percentile £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £518
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +6.28% -1.43%
75th Percentile £713 £638 £600
90th Percentile £781 £705 £675
Central London median daily rate £588 £540 £508
% change year-on-year +8.80% +6.40% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
10th Percentile £42.25 £25.58 £36.50
25th Percentile £43.75 £26.06 £42.13
Median hourly rate £47.50 £27.25 £50.75
Median % change year-on-year +74.31% -46.31% +125.56%
75th Percentile £51.25 £28.56 £58.44
90th Percentile £52.75 £29.13 £60.13
Central London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.25 £50.75
% change year-on-year +74.31% -46.31% +125.56%

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 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for GitLab in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, 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 45 (62.50%) DevOps
1 45 (62.50%) CI/CD
2 42 (58.33%) AWS
3 34 (47.22%) Linux
4 31 (43.06%) Docker
5 29 (40.28%) Jenkins
6 27 (37.50%) Python
7 25 (34.72%) Terraform
8 23 (31.94%) Java
9 21 (29.17%) Scrum
10 20 (27.78%) Confluence
11 19 (26.39%) Agile
11 19 (26.39%) Finance
12 18 (25.00%) Test Automation
12 18 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 18 (25.00%) Azure
12 18 (25.00%) Serverless
12 18 (25.00%) Kubernetes
13 16 (22.22%) GitHub
13 16 (22.22%) Kanban
13 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
14 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
14 15 (20.83%) Artifactory
15 14 (19.44%) Microservices
15 14 (19.44%) JIRA
16 13 (18.06%) Amazon EC2
17 12 (16.67%) DynamoDB
17 12 (16.67%) Kafka
17 12 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery

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 20 (27.78%) Confluence
2 5 (6.94%) Apache
3 3 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (1.39%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 42 (58.33%) AWS
2 18 (25.00%) Azure
2 18 (25.00%) Serverless
3 16 (22.22%) GitHub
4 13 (18.06%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (11.11%) Amazon EKS
6 7 (9.72%) GCP
7 6 (8.33%) Amazon S3
8 5 (6.94%) Amazon Cognito
9 4 (5.56%) Azure AKS
10 3 (4.17%) PaaS
11 2 (2.78%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (2.78%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (2.78%) Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics
11 2 (2.78%) Amazon MSK
11 2 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (2.78%) IaaS
11 2 (2.78%) OpenShift
11 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) DNS
2 5 (6.94%) Internet
3 3 (4.17%) DHCP
3 3 (4.17%) IPv6
3 3 (4.17%) NGN
3 3 (4.17%) SD-WAN
3 3 (4.17%) WAN
4 2 (2.78%) SSL
5 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) DynamoDB
2 10 (13.89%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.17%) Flink
5 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.78%) Big Data
6 2 (2.78%) MySQL
6 2 (2.78%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.39%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.39%) Redis
7 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (40.28%) Jenkins
2 15 (20.83%) Artifactory
2 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 14 (19.44%) JIRA
4 9 (12.50%) SonarQube
5 4 (5.56%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.17%) CircleCI
6 3 (4.17%) Maven
7 2 (2.78%) Grunt
7 2 (2.78%) gulp
7 2 (2.78%) JMeter
7 2 (2.78%) JUnit
7 2 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.78%) webpack
8 1 (1.39%) Gradle
8 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.39%) Liquibase
8 1 (1.39%) Mockito
8 1 (1.39%) Zephyr
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Influencing Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Presentation Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.17%) Social Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (40.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (22.22%) Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Java Developer
4 11 (15.28%) Python Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Tester
7 5 (6.94%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (6.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Automation Tester
9 3 (4.17%) Network Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.17%) Service Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) Kafka
2 8 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 8 (11.11%) RESTful
3 6 (8.33%) JAX-RS
3 6 (8.33%) REST
3 6 (8.33%) RxJava
3 6 (8.33%) Vert.x
4 4 (5.56%) HTML
5 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.17%) CSS
5 3 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (4.17%) GraphQL
5 3 (4.17%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.17%) React
5 3 (4.17%) Serverless Framework
6 2 (2.78%) ADO
6 2 (2.78%) Node.js
6 2 (2.78%) Spring
6 2 (2.78%) Spring Boot
6 2 (2.78%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.56%) Cloud Native
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.78%) Legacy Systems
3 2 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 34 (47.22%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Unix
2 5 (6.94%) Windows
3 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Android
4 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.39%) Debian
5 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) CI/CD
1 45 (62.50%) DevOps
2 21 (29.17%) Scrum
3 19 (26.39%) Agile
4 18 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 16 (22.22%) Kanban
5 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 14 (19.44%) Microservices
7 12 (16.67%) Clean Code
7 12 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
8 9 (12.50%) User Stories
9 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.94%) SDET
9 5 (6.94%) SDLC
9 5 (6.94%) Software Testing
10 4 (5.56%) Fintech
10 4 (5.56%) Performance Testing
10 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) Python
2 23 (31.94%) Java
3 10 (13.89%) SQL
4 8 (11.11%) Go
5 6 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.56%) Bash
6 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.17%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.78%) C
8 2 (2.78%) Perl
8 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.78%) Scala
9 1 (1.39%) C#
9 1 (1.39%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.39%) Ruby
9 1 (1.39%) Rust
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (43.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (34.72%) Terraform
2 18 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 10 (13.89%) Ansible
4 9 (12.50%) HP Fortify
5 8 (11.11%) Puppet
6 4 (5.56%) Grafana
7 2 (2.78%) BladeLogic
7 2 (2.78%) Icinga
7 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.78%) Packer
8 1 (1.39%) Kibana
8 1 (1.39%) logstash
8 1 (1.39%) Nagios
8 1 (1.39%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.39%) rkt
8 1 (1.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Atlassian
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle
3 4 (5.56%) Google
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.17%) AppDynamics
4 3 (4.17%) Dell
4 3 (4.17%) Refinitiv
5 2 (2.78%) BMC
5 2 (2.78%) Databricks
5 2 (2.78%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.39%) Broadcom
6 1 (1.39%) IBM
6 1 (1.39%) Informatica
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.39%) Splunk