Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 14 December 2017 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 113 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 43 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.46% 0.30% -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.29% 1.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £419 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% - -
Scotland median daily rate £450 £394 -
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 463 368 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.72% 18.50% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 213 214
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +7.27% -3.67%
10th Percentile £275 £283 £263
90th Percentile £571 £513 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £370 £340
% change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £46.13 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.23% -4.99%
Scotland median hourly rate £41.50 £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year -3.49% +6.49% +19.64%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing GitLab as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in Edinburgh

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitLab in Edinburgh

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GitLab also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 43 (100.00%) Linux
1 43 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 38 (88.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 35 (81.40%) Java
3 35 (81.40%) Puppet
4 34 (79.07%) Git (software)
5 33 (76.74%) RESTful
5 33 (76.74%) GitHub
5 33 (76.74%) Web Services
5 33 (76.74%) JSON
5 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (74.42%) Spring
6 32 (74.42%) Mockito
6 32 (74.42%) Cucumber
7 31 (72.09%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (72.09%) Configuration Management
7 31 (72.09%) JMX
8 28 (65.12%) Scrum
8 28 (65.12%) Software Engineering
9 27 (62.79%) Degree
9 27 (62.79%) Computer Science
9 27 (62.79%) Finance
10 23 (53.49%) SOA
11 22 (51.16%) Computer Science Degree
12 17 (39.53%) Payment Gateway
13 16 (37.21%) GDPR
13 16 (37.21%) Microservices
14 14 (32.56%) Test Automation
15 13 (30.23%) REST
15 13 (30.23%) Risk Management

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 12 (27.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 33 (76.74%) GitHub
2 9 (20.93%) OpenShift
3 4 (9.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 43 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 34 (79.07%) Git (software)
3 32 (74.42%) Cucumber
3 32 (74.42%) Mockito
4 9 (20.93%) Artifactory
5 5 (11.63%) Selenium
General
1 27 (62.79%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Java Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Software Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Java Software Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Consultant
5 7 (16.28%) Developer
5 7 (16.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Senior Java Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Java Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Software Consultant
7 5 (11.63%) Java Consultant
7 5 (11.63%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Web Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Development Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Junior
9 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Junior Java Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (76.74%) JSON
1 33 (76.74%) RESTful
1 33 (76.74%) Web Services
2 32 (74.42%) Spring
3 31 (72.09%) JMX
4 13 (30.23%) REST
5 1 (2.33%) Middleware
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 27 (62.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.98%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.65%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (88.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (72.09%) Configuration Management
2 31 (72.09%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (65.12%) Scrum
3 28 (65.12%) Software Engineering
4 23 (53.49%) SOA
5 16 (37.21%) Microservices
6 14 (32.56%) Test Automation
7 13 (30.23%) Risk Management
8 12 (27.91%) High Availability
9 9 (20.93%) DevOps
10 8 (18.60%) Kanban
10 8 (18.60%) Performance Measurement
11 5 (11.63%) Feasibility Study
12 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
13 2 (4.65%) Build Automation
13 2 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
13 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
13 2 (4.65%) SDLC
13 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 35 (81.40%) Java
2 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
2 8 (18.60%) Python
3 5 (11.63%) Go
4 2 (4.65%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (62.79%) Degree
2 22 (51.16%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (37.21%) GDPR
2 13 (30.23%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.98%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Docker
2 6 (13.95%) VMware NSX
3 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (81.40%) Puppet
2 9 (20.93%) Ansible
3 7 (16.28%) Kubernetes
4 5 (11.63%) SELinux
5 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.65%) Prometheus
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (4.65%) Xymon
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle
2 10 (23.26%) VMware
3 5 (11.63%) Black Duck
4 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint