Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 183 186
Rank change year-on-year +27 +3 +3
Contract jobs citing GitLab 22 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.54% 0.25% 0.092%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.84% 1.32% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 2
East of England median daily rate £588 £525 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.01% -1.27% +8.97%
10th Percentile £488 £325 £491
90th Percentile £629 £637 £562
England median daily rate £550 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £25.00 -

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 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 774 834 748
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.01% 18.91% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 524 471
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £263
90th Percentile £600 £600 £556
England median daily rate £500 £475 £430
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 61
East of England median hourly rate £46.47 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +3.66% -9.11%
10th Percentile £19.08 £26.50 £33.25
90th Percentile £56.80 £75.00 £52.88
England median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +4.88% -3.19%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing GitLab as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GitLab in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for GitLab in the East of England

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor 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 25 April 2019. 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 -3 18 £595 +10.80% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £524 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 1
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 14 (63.64%) Java
1 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
1 14 (63.64%) Ansible
2 13 (59.09%) DevOps
3 10 (45.45%) Kubernetes
3 10 (45.45%) Terraform
4 9 (40.91%) Java 8
4 9 (40.91%) Docker
4 9 (40.91%) Artifactory
4 9 (40.91%) Spring
4 9 (40.91%) Maven
5 8 (36.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (22.73%) MySQL
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 4 (18.18%) Linux
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (18.18%) Microservices
8 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 4 (18.18%) GitHub
8 4 (18.18%) git-flow
9 3 (13.64%) Technical Leadership
9 3 (13.64%) IaaS
9 3 (13.64%) REST
9 3 (13.64%) Change Control

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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (36.36%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (18.18%) GitHub
4 3 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (13.64%) IaaS
5 2 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
6 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) FTP
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
4 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 9 (40.91%) Artifactory
2 9 (40.91%) Maven
3 4 (18.18%) git-flow
4 2 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.55%) Gatling
5 1 (4.55%) Geb
5 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) Gradle
5 1 (4.55%) gulp
5 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
5 1 (4.55%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.55%) Spock
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Publishing
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Service Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Release Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Service Design Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Talend Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) Spring
2 3 (13.64%) J2EE
2 3 (13.64%) REST
2 3 (13.64%) SOAP
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) Dropwizard
4 1 (4.55%) Ember.js
4 1 (4.55%) Guice
4 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) Kafka
4 1 (4.55%) OAuth
4 1 (4.55%) OAuth2
4 1 (4.55%) Ratpack
4 1 (4.55%) Spring Boot
4 1 (4.55%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) DevOps
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 4 (18.18%) Microservices
5 3 (13.64%) Change Control
5 3 (13.64%) Coaching
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Open Source
6 2 (9.09%) Runbook
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) Java 8
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) ES6
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (63.64%) Ansible
2 10 (45.45%) Kubernetes
2 10 (45.45%) Terraform
3 1 (4.55%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Talend
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat