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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 29 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
England > East of England
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 98 90 109
Rank change year-on-year -8 +19 +51
Contract jobs citing GitLab 46 29 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.83% 1.49% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.95% 8.68% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 7
10th Percentile £413 £313 £304
25th Percentile £434 £416 £338
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £494 £480 £550
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% -12.73% -7.56%
75th Percentile £688 £525 £595
90th Percentile £709 £550 £620
England median daily rate £599 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +19.75% -9.09% -

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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 420 334 395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.74% 17.13% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 160 228
10th Percentile £351 £318 £333
25th Percentile £413 £398 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £460
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% -0.54%
75th Percentile £625 £550 £525
90th Percentile £694 £625 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 20 19
10th Percentile £47.50 £38.24 £22.65
25th Percentile £50.00 £44.00 £28.18
Median hourly rate £55.00 £47.50 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% - +3.34%
75th Percentile £59.69 £53.00 £55.00
90th Percentile £66.66 £56.50 £59.20
England median hourly rate £52.50 £50.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in the East of England

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for GitLab in the East of England

GitLab
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GitLab in the East of England over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for GitLab in the East of England

GitLab
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 29 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex +2 23 £463 -9.76% 1
Cambridgeshire -19 11 £650 +35.42% 8
Suffolk -6 8 £713 +119.31%
Hertfordshire 0 4 £400 - 7
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East of England region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 36 (78.26%) CI/CD
2 28 (60.87%) Jenkins
2 28 (60.87%) Agile
3 26 (56.52%) AWS
3 26 (56.52%) Python
3 26 (56.52%) Ansible
4 24 (52.17%) JIRA
5 23 (50.00%) Kubernetes
6 22 (47.83%) DevOps
7 20 (43.48%) Terraform
8 19 (41.30%) Scrum
9 18 (39.13%) GCP
10 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
11 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (32.61%) Azure
12 15 (32.61%) SQL
13 14 (30.43%) Oracle
13 14 (30.43%) Linux
13 14 (30.43%) Test Automation
14 13 (28.26%) Confluence
14 13 (28.26%) Unix
14 13 (28.26%) MySQL
14 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (28.26%) Informatica
14 13 (28.26%) Analytics
15 12 (26.09%) Data Analytics
15 12 (26.09%) Bitbucket
15 12 (26.09%) Talend
15 12 (26.09%) Amazon RDS
15 12 (26.09%) Data Virtualisation

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (28.26%) Confluence
2 12 (26.09%) SAS
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.17%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 26 (56.52%) AWS
2 18 (39.13%) GCP
3 15 (32.61%) Azure
4 12 (26.09%) Power Platform
5 11 (23.91%) Tricentis Tosca
6 10 (21.74%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (21.74%) Serverless
7 9 (19.57%) Amazon EKS
8 8 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (17.39%) Amazon S3
9 6 (13.04%) Google Kubernetes Engine
10 2 (4.35%) Amazon Cognito
10 2 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (4.35%) GitHub
11 1 (2.17%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (2.17%) AWS Fargate
11 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) 4G
1 6 (13.04%) LTE
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) G.fast
2 2 (4.35%) IPv4
2 2 (4.35%) IPv6
2 2 (4.35%) LAN
2 2 (4.35%) Multicast
2 2 (4.35%) PPP
2 2 (4.35%) SSL
2 2 (4.35%) UPnP
2 2 (4.35%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.35%) xDSL
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) Intranet
3 1 (2.17%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) MySQL
2 12 (26.09%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (26.09%) Amazon Redshift
2 12 (26.09%) BusinessObjects
2 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (26.09%) Pentaho
2 12 (26.09%) Power BI
3 10 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (19.57%) Impala
5 6 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
7 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.17%) Big Data
8 1 (2.17%) DynamoDB
8 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.17%) PowerCenter
8 1 (2.17%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 28 (60.87%) Jenkins
2 24 (52.17%) JIRA
3 12 (26.09%) Bitbucket
4 11 (23.91%) Zephyr
5 10 (21.74%) Artifactory
6 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (4.35%) Robot Framework
7 2 (4.35%) Xcode
8 1 (2.17%) GDB
8 1 (2.17%) Gerrit
8 1 (2.17%) MLflow
General
1 12 (26.09%) Public Sector
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Publishing
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Analyst
1 9 (19.57%) QA Analyst
1 9 (19.57%) QA Test Analyst
1 9 (19.57%) Test Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Developer
5 4 (8.70%) GCP Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Python Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) QA Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Python Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (15.22%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (15.22%) React
3 6 (13.04%) GraphQL
4 4 (8.70%) RESTful
5 2 (4.35%) Cocoa
5 2 (4.35%) Dask
5 2 (4.35%) Spring
5 2 (4.35%) Spring Boot
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.17%) JMS
6 1 (2.17%) JPA
6 1 (2.17%) Kafka
6 1 (2.17%) Pandas
6 1 (2.17%) PySpark
6 1 (2.17%) REST
6 1 (2.17%) scikit-learn
6 1 (2.17%) Swagger
6 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) IoT
2 4 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (2.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Linux
2 13 (28.26%) Unix
3 4 (8.70%) Windows
4 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.35%) tvOS
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (2.17%) OpenWrt
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) CI/CD
2 28 (60.87%) Agile
3 22 (47.83%) DevOps
4 19 (41.30%) Scrum
5 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (30.43%) Test Automation
7 13 (28.26%) Analytics
7 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (26.09%) Data Analytics
8 12 (26.09%) Data Modelling
8 12 (26.09%) Data Virtualisation
8 12 (26.09%) ETL
8 12 (26.09%) Migration
8 12 (26.09%) User Stories
9 11 (23.91%) Data Migration
9 11 (23.91%) Data Reconciliation
9 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure as Code
9 11 (23.91%) Test Scripting
10 9 (19.57%) Continuous Deployment
10 9 (19.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) Python
2 15 (32.61%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) PL/SQL
4 9 (19.57%) Bash
5 7 (15.22%) Groovy
5 7 (15.22%) Perl
6 6 (13.04%) Go
6 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
6 6 (13.04%) TypeScript
7 3 (6.52%) Java
8 2 (4.35%) Apple Swift
8 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.17%) C
9 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.09%) ISTQB
2 12 (26.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Docker
2 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) vSphere
4 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 26 (56.52%) Ansible
2 23 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 20 (43.48%) Terraform
4 7 (15.22%) Packer
5 5 (10.87%) Grafana
5 5 (10.87%) Kibana
6 4 (8.70%) Prometheus
7 2 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Oracle
2 13 (28.26%) Informatica
3 12 (26.09%) Talend
4 11 (23.91%) Atlassian
5 9 (19.57%) IBM
6 7 (15.22%) AppDynamics
6 7 (15.22%) Google
7 6 (13.04%) VMware
8 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.35%) Apple
9 2 (4.35%) McAfee
9 2 (4.35%) NetApp
10 1 (2.17%) Cisco
10 1 (2.17%) Databricks