Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 96 135
Rank change year-on-year -22 +39 -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 20 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.67% 0.89% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.85% 6.76% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £413 £305 £381
90th Percentile £503 £525 £394
Scotland median daily rate £438 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% -
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 519 296 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.36% 13.21% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 218 197
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +6.90% -3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £273 £241
90th Percentile £604 £547 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £386 £350
% change year-on-year +3.56% +10.36% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.34% +2.09% +4.29%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £44.20 £27.00
% change year-on-year -20.81% +63.69% -14.29%

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 19 (95.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (85.00%) GitHub
3 16 (80.00%) DevOps
3 16 (80.00%) Scrum
3 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (75.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 14 (70.00%) SonarQube
5 14 (70.00%) TDD
5 14 (70.00%) IBM
5 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (65.00%) Bash Shell
6 13 (65.00%) iPad
6 13 (65.00%) Heroku
6 13 (65.00%) BDD
6 13 (65.00%) Groovy
6 13 (65.00%) Mesos
6 13 (65.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (65.00%) Kubernetes
6 13 (65.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 13 (65.00%) Gerrit
6 13 (65.00%) Node.js
6 13 (65.00%) Ant
6 13 (65.00%) Python
6 13 (65.00%) E-Commerce
6 13 (65.00%) GCP
6 13 (65.00%) Maven
6 13 (65.00%) Ruby
6 13 (65.00%) Consul
6 13 (65.00%) npm
7 11 (55.00%) Jenkins

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 13 (65.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 17 (85.00%) GitHub
2 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (65.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (65.00%) Heroku
3 13 (65.00%) npm
4 10 (50.00%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (95.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (75.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 14 (70.00%) SonarQube
4 13 (65.00%) Ant
4 13 (65.00%) Gerrit
4 13 (65.00%) Maven
5 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (20.00%) Mockito
7 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
7 1 (5.00%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (5.00%) NUnit
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (65.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 13 (65.00%) Senior DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) Node.js
2 4 (20.00%) JSON
2 4 (20.00%) RESTful
2 4 (20.00%) Spring
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) JMX
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) iPad
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (80.00%) DevOps
1 16 (80.00%) Scrum
2 14 (70.00%) TDD
3 13 (65.00%) BDD
3 13 (65.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) High Availability
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) OOP
7 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Bash Shell
1 13 (65.00%) Groovy
1 13 (65.00%) Python
1 13 (65.00%) Ruby
2 4 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) Consul
1 13 (65.00%) Kubernetes
1 13 (65.00%) Mesos
2 5 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (10.00%) Ansible
4 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.00%) Rancher
4 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Sun
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat