Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 4 December 2021 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 96 66 101
Rank change year-on-year -30 +35 +39
Contract jobs citing GitLab 8 3 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.51% 0.41% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.62% 2.83% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 11
10th Percentile £428 " "
25th Percentile £479 " £503
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £515 - £525
75th Percentile £523 " £538
90th Percentile " " "
England median daily rate £547 £511 £539
% change year-on-year +6.89% -5.10% +2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
England median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% -20.00% -

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 East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 173 106 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.10% 14.46% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 76 177
10th Percentile £311 £253 £275
25th Percentile £363 £315 £322
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £474 £388 £388
Median % change year-on-year +22.32% - -3.13%
75th Percentile £520 £473 £488
90th Percentile £550 £517 £538
England median daily rate £535 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +12.63% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 10
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% +172.73% -67.00%
England median hourly rate £50.77 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +12.82% - +3.45%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing GitLab as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in the East Midlands

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GitLab in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for GitLab in the East Midlands

GitLab
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -12 4 £515 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £450 - 2
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) AWS
3 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) JUnit
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JMeter
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (50.00%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (50.00%) Docker
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) Datadog
3 4 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (50.00%) Spring Boot
3 4 (50.00%) Terraform
3 4 (50.00%) Java 8
3 4 (50.00%) DevSecOps
3 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 4 (50.00%) Postman
3 4 (50.00%) Java 11
3 4 (50.00%) Clean Code
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Kotlin
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) AWS
2 4 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (50.00%) Datadog
3 1 (12.50%) Bitrise
3 1 (12.50%) Firebase
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JMeter
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Postman
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Crashlytics
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
1 4 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
2 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) Retrofit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Clean Code
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) DevSecOps
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) SDET
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Java 11
1 4 (50.00%) Java 8
1 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Kotlin
3 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle