Period
to 16 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for GoCD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GoCD over the 6 months to 16 January 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.

GoCD Continuous Delivery Server
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 175 122 197
Rank change year-on-year -53 +75 +52
Contract jobs citing GoCD 9 5 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.25% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.16% 1.42% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 4
10th Percentile £596 £425 "
25th Percentile £656 £575 £613
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £663 £625 £625
Median % change year-on-year +6.00% - +25.00%
75th Percentile £688 £638 £638
90th Percentile " " "
Central London median daily rate £663 £625 £625
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +13.64%

GoCD 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 773 352 857
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.74% 17.32% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 262 676
10th Percentile £419 £308 £359
25th Percentile £481 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £675 £598 £600
90th Percentile £775 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £515 £512
% change year-on-year +11.65% +0.59% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
10th Percentile £36.45 " "
25th Percentile £41.63 " £44.75
Median hourly rate £50.50 - £48.89
75th Percentile £64.75 " £54.88
90th Percentile £73.15 " £60.25
Central London median hourly rate £50.50 - £48.89

GoCD
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing GoCD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for GoCD in the City of London

GoCD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Daily rate trend for GoCD in the City of London

GoCD
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GoCD in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for GoCD in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing GoCD 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 GoCD.

1 9 (100.00%) AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Terraform
1 9 (100.00%) CircleCI
2 8 (88.89%) Scalaz
2 8 (88.89%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (88.89%) Redis
2 8 (88.89%) Kafka
2 8 (88.89%) HTTP
2 8 (88.89%) Scala
2 8 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (88.89%) Artificial Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Avro
2 8 (88.89%) Akka
2 8 (88.89%) Play Framework
2 8 (88.89%) Docker
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Spark
2 8 (88.89%) GCP
2 8 (88.89%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (88.89%) Kubernetes
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (11.11%) GitLab
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Data Pipeline
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Degree

GoCD
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 8 (88.89%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) AWS
2 8 (88.89%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (88.89%) GCP
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Data Pipeline
3 1 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (11.11%) GitHub Actions
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (88.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) CircleCI
2 1 (11.11%) GitLab
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Akka
1 8 (88.89%) Apache Avro
1 8 (88.89%) Kafka
1 8 (88.89%) Play Framework
1 8 (88.89%) Scalaz
2 1 (11.11%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Artificial Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Pipeline
2 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (11.11%) Kanban
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Scala
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Terraform
2 8 (88.89%) Kubernetes