Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 246 231
Rank change year-on-year +58 -15 +27
Contract jobs citing GitLab 68 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.95% 0.17% 0.092%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.26% 0.89% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 11 6
City of London median daily rate £638 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.91% +29.41% -
10th Percentile £289 £513 £338
90th Percentile £723 £575 £531
Central London median daily rate £594 £550 £425
% change year-on-year +7.95% +29.41% -
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 1,598 1,352 1,154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.39% 18.81% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,323 1,070 940
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £366 £363 £350
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -21.54% -13.33%
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -13.33%

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 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 48 (70.59%) Git (software)
1 48 (70.59%) Docker
2 44 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (60.29%) Linux
5 38 (55.88%) JavaScript
6 36 (52.94%) Java
7 34 (50.00%) HTML
7 34 (50.00%) CSS
7 34 (50.00%) Kubernetes
8 33 (48.53%) HTML5
8 33 (48.53%) Heroku
9 32 (47.06%) Microservices
10 30 (44.12%) REST
11 29 (42.65%) AngularJS
11 29 (42.65%) Elasticsearch
12 28 (41.18%) OAuth2
12 28 (41.18%) Spring
12 28 (41.18%) OAuth
12 28 (41.18%) Java 8
13 27 (39.71%) OWASP
13 27 (39.71%) SOAP
13 27 (39.71%) FTP
13 27 (39.71%) HTTP
13 27 (39.71%) TCP/IP
13 27 (39.71%) DNS
13 27 (39.71%) SSL
13 27 (39.71%) Spring Boot
13 27 (39.71%) ES6
14 26 (38.24%) gulp

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 29 (42.65%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (33.82%) Apache Spark
3 6 (8.82%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (8.82%) WordPress
4 4 (5.88%) CMS
5 3 (4.41%) Apache
5 3 (4.41%) Drupal
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 44 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (48.53%) Heroku
3 20 (29.41%) GitHub
4 15 (22.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (10.29%) npm
6 6 (8.82%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (2.94%) Datadog
7 2 (2.94%) IaaS
8 1 (1.47%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.47%) Force.com
8 1 (1.47%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.47%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (1.47%) Serverless
8 1 (1.47%) Slack
8 1 (1.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (39.71%) DNS
1 27 (39.71%) FTP
1 27 (39.71%) HTTP
1 27 (39.71%) SSL
1 27 (39.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.41%) Junos
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.24%) MongoDB
2 19 (27.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 19 (27.94%) Hadoop
3 18 (26.47%) Big Data
4 17 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (11.76%) NoSQL
6 7 (10.29%) Redis
7 6 (8.82%) MySQL
8 2 (2.94%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.94%) BigQuery
8 2 (2.94%) HBase
8 2 (2.94%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.94%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 48 (70.59%) Git (software)
2 26 (38.24%) Gradle
2 26 (38.24%) gulp
3 17 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (11.76%) Gatling
4 8 (11.76%) Geb
4 8 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (11.76%) Spock
5 7 (10.29%) SonarQube
6 6 (8.82%) Ant
6 6 (8.82%) Gerrit
6 6 (8.82%) JIRA
6 6 (8.82%) Maven
7 4 (5.88%) Travis CI
7 4 (5.88%) Vagrant
7 4 (5.88%) Webistrano
8 3 (4.41%) Robot Framework
8 3 (4.41%) Subversion
9 2 (2.94%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.47%) Grunt
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Marketing
4 2 (2.94%) Games
4 2 (2.94%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.47%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 39 (57.35%) Developer
2 27 (39.71%) Java Developer
3 15 (22.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (19.12%) Agile Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Technical Leader
5 12 (17.65%) Agile Java Developer
5 12 (17.65%) Lead Developer
5 12 (17.65%) Lead Java Developer
5 12 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 12 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (17.65%) Technical Developer
6 10 (14.71%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
7 8 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Consultant
8 4 (5.88%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Drupal Developer
9 3 (4.41%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.41%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.00%) CSS
1 34 (50.00%) HTML
2 33 (48.53%) HTML5
3 30 (44.12%) REST
4 29 (42.65%) AngularJS
5 28 (41.18%) OAuth
5 28 (41.18%) OAuth2
5 28 (41.18%) Spring
6 27 (39.71%) SOAP
6 27 (39.71%) Spring Boot
7 25 (36.76%) Dropwizard
7 25 (36.76%) Ember.js
7 25 (36.76%) Guice
7 25 (36.76%) Ratpack
8 24 (35.29%) Kafka
9 8 (11.76%) WireMock
10 7 (10.29%) Node.js
10 7 (10.29%) React
11 5 (7.35%) CSS3
12 4 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) iPad
2 3 (4.41%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.94%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.94%) Fintech
3 2 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.94%) Social Media
4 1 (1.47%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.47%) Media Streaming
4 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (60.29%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) Unix
3 2 (2.94%) CentOS
4 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.06%) Microservices
3 27 (39.71%) OWASP
4 25 (36.76%) Domain-Driven Design
5 21 (30.88%) DevOps
6 19 (27.94%) TDD
7 17 (25.00%) BDD
8 15 (22.06%) Software Engineering
9 10 (14.71%) Scrum
10 9 (13.24%) Test Automation
10 9 (13.24%) Web Development
11 8 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 8 (11.76%) Open Source
12 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
13 6 (8.82%) Analytics
13 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
13 6 (8.82%) Data Science
13 6 (8.82%) Kanban
14 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (7.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 36 (52.94%) Java
3 28 (41.18%) Java 8
4 27 (39.71%) ES6
5 25 (36.76%) TypeScript
6 20 (29.41%) Python
7 12 (17.65%) Bash Shell
8 11 (16.18%) Ruby
9 9 (13.24%) PHP
10 7 (10.29%) SQL
11 6 (8.82%) Groovy
12 4 (5.88%) Perl
13 3 (4.41%) Scala
14 2 (2.94%) Apex Code
14 2 (2.94%) Cypher
15 1 (1.47%) Go
15 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) FedRAMP
2 1 (1.47%) FISMA
2 1 (1.47%) GDPR
2 1 (1.47%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (70.59%) Docker
2 3 (4.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 34 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 26 (38.24%) Docker Swarm
3 11 (16.18%) Ansible
4 10 (14.71%) Terraform
5 8 (11.76%) Mesos
6 6 (8.82%) Consul
7 5 (7.35%) Puppet
8 4 (5.88%) Capistrano
8 4 (5.88%) Prometheus
9 3 (4.41%) Kibana
10 2 (2.94%) Fluentd
10 2 (2.94%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (2.94%) Marathon
10 2 (2.94%) Nagios
10 2 (2.94%) Oozie
10 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (1.47%) logstash
11 1 (1.47%) Salt
11 1 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Google
1 6 (8.82%) IBM
2 3 (4.41%) Juniper
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle
3 2 (2.94%) Black Duck
3 2 (2.94%) Cloudera
3 2 (2.94%) Hortonworks
3 2 (2.94%) MapR
3 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.47%) New Relic
4 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.47%) Tableau