Period
to 11 July 2020

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 11 July 2020 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
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 160 179
Rank change year-on-year +53 +19 +14
Contract jobs citing GitLab 11 25 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.55% 0.58% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.87% 2.93% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 11
Median daily rate £463 £595 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.27% +19.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £302 £467 £438
90th Percentile £620 £629 £625
England median daily rate £550 £545 £525
% change year-on-year +0.92% +3.81% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +40.00% -23.08%

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 383 852 860
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.28% 19.88% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 462 537
Median daily rate £458 £459 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.22% +1.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £333 £325 £300
90th Percentile £600 £600 £600
England median daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 25
Median hourly rate £46.25 £45.22 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.29% +20.57% -8.54%
10th Percentile £23.00 £21.25 £21.80
90th Percentile £58.35 £50.00 £57.56
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +1.19%

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 11 July 2020.

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 11 July 2020. 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
Essex +19 7 £620 +3.33%
Suffolk +13 2 £308 -21.03%
Hertfordshire +37 1 £550 +5.01% 6
Cambridgeshire - 1 £375 - 2
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 7 (63.64%) Ansible
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) Terraform
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (36.36%) The Twelve-Factor App
5 4 (36.36%) Log Aggregation
5 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
5 4 (36.36%) AppDynamics
5 4 (36.36%) Confluence
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (27.27%) AWS
6 3 (27.27%) Docker
7 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
7 2 (18.18%) C
7 2 (18.18%) Public Sector
7 2 (18.18%) Java 8
7 2 (18.18%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
7 2 (18.18%) Microservices
7 2 (18.18%) BDD
7 2 (18.18%) REST
7 2 (18.18%) GitHub
7 2 (18.18%) Test Automation

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 4 (36.36%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (9.09%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) AWS
2 2 (18.18%) GitHub
3 1 (9.09%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) ADSL2+
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) DSL
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VDSL2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Base SAS
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Pentaho
1 1 (9.09%) Power BI
1 1 (9.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (9.09%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) Maven
5 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
5 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 1 (9.09%) Gatling
5 1 (9.09%) Geb
5 1 (9.09%) Gradle
5 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
5 1 (9.09%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) Selenium
5 1 (9.09%) Spock
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
2 1 (9.09%) Dropwizard
2 1 (9.09%) Ember.js
2 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
2 1 (9.09%) Guice
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (9.09%) Java SE
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
2 1 (9.09%) Kafka
2 1 (9.09%) OAuth
2 1 (9.09%) OAuth2
2 1 (9.09%) Ratpack
2 1 (9.09%) WireMock
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Debian
2 1 (9.09%) FreeBSD
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Log Aggregation
4 4 (36.36%) The Twelve-Factor App
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 2 (18.18%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Microservices
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Open Source
7 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) Sprint Retrospective
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) Java 8
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Macro
3 1 (9.09%) Tcl
3 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Ansible
1 7 (63.64%) Terraform
2 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
3 1 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) AppDynamics
1 4 (36.36%) ServiceNow
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk
3 1 (9.09%) VMware