Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 191 -
Rank change year-on-year +32 - +207
Contract jobs citing GitLab 46 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.94% 0.20% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.55% 1.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 0
East of England median daily rate £528 £505 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.46% - -
England median daily rate £525 £500 £495
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 1,010 961 668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.56% 18.97% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 583 389
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £305 £307 £263
90th Percentile £597 £575 £530
England median daily rate £475 £463 £430
% change year-on-year +2.70% +7.56% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 41
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £41.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +6.38% +2.81%
10th Percentile £33.32 £36.18 £32.50
90th Percentile £52.75 £63.75 £53.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 2018. 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 +13 34 £500 -9.01% 1
Cambridgeshire - 11 £613 - 2
Hertfordshire -7 1 £538 +13.16%
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 27 (58.70%) Ansible
2 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (41.30%) DevOps
4 18 (39.13%) Java
5 17 (36.96%) Jenkins
6 16 (34.78%) Linux
7 15 (32.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (30.43%) Configuration Management
8 14 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (28.26%) Terraform
9 13 (28.26%) ITIL
10 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
10 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (26.09%) GitHub
11 11 (23.91%) Deployment Automation
11 11 (23.91%) JIRA
11 11 (23.91%) Test Automation
12 10 (21.74%) Scrum
12 10 (21.74%) Web Services
12 10 (21.74%) Python
12 10 (21.74%) Perl
12 10 (21.74%) git-flow
13 9 (19.57%) Continuous Deployment
13 9 (19.57%) SQL
13 9 (19.57%) Oracle
13 9 (19.57%) Ruby
14 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (17.39%) Maven
14 8 (17.39%) SOAP

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 6 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.70%) Confluence
3 3 (6.52%) Apache
3 3 (6.52%) IIS
4 2 (4.35%) nginx
4 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.35%) Tuxedo
4 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.17%) AquaLogic
5 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) Jetty
5 1 (2.17%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.17%) SAS
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.17%) SAP MDG
2 1 (2.17%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (26.09%) GitHub
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (13.04%) Amazon S3
5 3 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.17%) Google App Engine
6 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) HTTP
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) FTP
2 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) IPsec
3 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (15.22%) Amazon Aurora
2 7 (15.22%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (15.22%) Apache Hive
2 7 (15.22%) Hadoop
2 7 (15.22%) MySQL
2 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
4 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) PowerCenter
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.17%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Jenkins
2 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
3 11 (23.91%) JIRA
4 10 (21.74%) git-flow
5 8 (17.39%) Maven
6 5 (10.87%) Artifactory
7 2 (4.35%) Android Studio
7 2 (4.35%) gulp
8 1 (2.17%) Geb
8 1 (2.17%) Gradle
8 1 (2.17%) Grunt
8 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.17%) Mocha
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (2.17%) Selenium
8 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.17%) Spock
8 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Workshop
8 1 (2.17%) webpack
General
1 7 (15.22%) Publishing
2 5 (10.87%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Release Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Android Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Data Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) ETL Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Talend Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Server Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) Web Services
2 8 (17.39%) REST
2 8 (17.39%) SOAP
3 7 (15.22%) Apache Camel
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (8.70%) Java EE
6 2 (4.35%) Android SDK
6 2 (4.35%) CSS
6 2 (4.35%) HTML
6 2 (4.35%) HTML5
6 2 (4.35%) J2EE
7 1 (2.17%) Dropwizard
7 1 (2.17%) Polymer
7 1 (2.17%) Ratpack
7 1 (2.17%) React
7 1 (2.17%) Servlets
7 1 (2.17%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.17%) Web Components
7 1 (2.17%) WireMock
7 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Linux
2 15 (32.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (15.22%) Windows
4 4 (8.70%) Unix
5 3 (6.52%) Android
6 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) DevOps
3 14 (30.43%) Configuration Management
4 13 (28.26%) ITIL
5 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (23.91%) Deployment Automation
6 11 (23.91%) Test Automation
7 10 (21.74%) Scrum
8 9 (19.57%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (15.22%) Analytics
9 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (15.22%) ETL
9 7 (15.22%) Software Delivery
10 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 6 (13.04%) Technical Leadership
11 5 (10.87%) Agile Project Management
11 5 (10.87%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (10.87%) Open Source
11 5 (10.87%) Runbook
11 5 (10.87%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) Java
2 10 (21.74%) Perl
2 10 (21.74%) Python
3 9 (19.57%) Ruby
3 9 (19.57%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.70%) C
6 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.17%) C#
8 1 (2.17%) ES6
8 1 (2.17%) Java 8
8 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) ISEB
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (58.70%) Ansible
2 13 (28.26%) Terraform
3 3 (6.52%) Puppet
4 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) Atlassian
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
2 7 (15.22%) Talend
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco
3 1 (2.17%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Informatica
3 1 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) VMware