Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 87 121
Rank change year-on-year -36 +34 -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 18 43 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.61% 1.54% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.20% 9.86% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £525 £425 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% +1.49% -
10th Percentile £434 £228 £386
90th Percentile £538 £600 £467
Scotland median daily rate £525 £438 £394
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% -
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 563 436 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.95% 15.60% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 273 225
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £325 £270 £255
90th Percentile £613 £550 £495
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £44.27 £43.39 £46.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.03% -5.93% +14.23%
Scotland median hourly rate £39.00 £43.39 £43.00
% change year-on-year -10.12% +0.91% +6.49%

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 18 October 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 16 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 15 (83.33%) Bash Shell
3 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (66.67%) Scrum
4 12 (66.67%) Ansible
5 11 (61.11%) Docker
5 11 (61.11%) Kubernetes
5 11 (61.11%) Python
5 11 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (55.56%) DevOps
6 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
6 10 (55.56%) Linux
6 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
7 9 (50.00%) Puppet
8 8 (44.44%) Artifactory
8 8 (44.44%) nginx
8 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Satellite
8 8 (44.44%) DSL
8 8 (44.44%) DNS
8 8 (44.44%) SSL
8 8 (44.44%) Apache
8 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
8 8 (44.44%) LDAP
8 8 (44.44%) Windows
8 8 (44.44%) Solaris
8 8 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (44.44%) Oracle ZFS
9 7 (38.89%) SonarQube
9 7 (38.89%) Sonatype Nexus

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 8 (44.44%) Apache
1 8 (44.44%) nginx
1 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 6 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (33.33%) GitHub
2 6 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (33.33%) Heroku
2 6 (33.33%) npm
3 4 (22.22%) OpenShift
4 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (11.11%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) DNS
1 8 (44.44%) DSL
1 8 (44.44%) SSL
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 8 (44.44%) Artifactory
4 7 (38.89%) SonarQube
4 7 (38.89%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (33.33%) Ant
5 6 (33.33%) Gerrit
5 6 (33.33%) Maven
6 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.56%) IBM UrbanCode
6 1 (5.56%) JIRA
6 1 (5.56%) NUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) LDAP
2 6 (33.33%) Node.js
3 4 (22.22%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Solaris
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Scrum
3 10 (55.56%) DevOps
4 6 (33.33%) BDD
4 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 6 (33.33%) Kanban
4 6 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 6 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
5 4 (22.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Communications Security
7 1 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (5.56%) Security Management
7 1 (5.56%) SIEM
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) Groovy
3 6 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Docker
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Ansible
2 11 (61.11%) Kubernetes
3 9 (50.00%) Puppet
4 8 (44.44%) Oracle ZFS
4 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (33.33%) Consul
5 6 (33.33%) Mesos
5 6 (33.33%) Prometheus
5 6 (33.33%) Xymon
6 3 (16.67%) Terraform
7 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft