Period
to 26 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Gatling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Gatling over the 6 months to 26 October 2021 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.

Gatling
UK > England
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 575 459 643
Rank change year-on-year -116 +184 -37
Contract jobs citing Gatling 164 42 133
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.34% 0.85% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 30 93
10th Percentile £360 £358 £313
25th Percentile £406 £385 £353
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £490 £438 £450
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% -2.78% -5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £506 £530
90th Percentile £670 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £495 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +15.12% -4.44% -5.26%

Gatling 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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 12,203 4,962 13,622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.93% 17.97% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,410 3,484 9,199
10th Percentile £363 £315 £328
25th Percentile £438 £406 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £491 £475
Median % change year-on-year +6.87% +3.42% -
75th Percentile £629 £575 £575
90th Percentile £700 £650 £645
UK median daily rate £525 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 72 151
10th Percentile £25.58 £30.00 £20.00
25th Percentile £41.25 £41.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62.11 £53.81 £52.50
90th Percentile £70.21 £61.25 £58.75
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Gatling
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Gatling as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Gatling in England

Gatling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Gatling in England.

Daily rate trend for Gatling in England

Gatling
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Gatling in England over the 6 months to 26 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Gatling in England

Gatling
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gatling within the England region over the 6 months to 26 October 2021. 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
London -146 90 £625 +42.86% 11
Midlands -59 25 £394 +9.31% 1
North of England -68 24 £413 -2.94% 9
West Midlands -50 22 £400 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire -43 16 £415 -10.27% 5
South East -87 10 £495 +5.60% 2
North West -50 7 £413 +3.13% 3
East of England - 4 £427 -
East Midlands - 3 £325 -
North East -12 1 £340 -13.71% 1
Gatling
UK

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Gatling 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 England region with a requirement for Gatling.

1 106 (64.63%) Test Automation
2 102 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (39.63%) Cucumber
4 64 (39.02%) Selenium
5 63 (38.41%) Scala
6 61 (37.20%) Kubernetes
7 60 (36.59%) Docker
7 60 (36.59%) Java
8 58 (35.37%) Performance Testing
9 55 (33.54%) JMeter
10 53 (32.32%) JIRA
11 50 (30.49%) QA
11 50 (30.49%) Open Source
11 50 (30.49%) Microservices
12 49 (29.88%) Git (software)
13 47 (28.66%) BDD
14 46 (28.05%) Continuous Integration
14 46 (28.05%) SQL
14 46 (28.05%) Grafana
15 44 (26.83%) JavaScript
16 43 (26.22%) DevOps
17 40 (24.39%) Oracle
17 40 (24.39%) TDD
17 40 (24.39%) Non-Functional Testing
18 39 (23.78%) Play Framework
19 38 (23.17%) Jenkins
19 38 (23.17%) Unit Testing
19 38 (23.17%) Unix
19 38 (23.17%) ISEB
20 36 (21.95%) Test Scripting

Gatling
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 26 (15.85%) Confluence
2 7 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.66%) Apache
3 6 (3.66%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.83%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (6.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (9.76%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.59%) SuccessFactors
2 17 (10.37%) BrowserStack
3 16 (9.76%) Azure
4 12 (7.32%) AWS
5 9 (5.49%) GitHub
6 7 (4.27%) Google Analytics
7 5 (3.05%) GCP
7 5 (3.05%) Sauce Labs
8 4 (2.44%) BlazeMeter
8 4 (2.44%) Siteimprove
9 3 (1.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (1.83%) Google Tag Manager
9 3 (1.83%) Trello
10 2 (1.22%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (1.22%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.22%) Azure Service Bus
10 2 (1.22%) Datadog
10 2 (1.22%) SaaS
11 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.71%) HTTP
2 4 (2.44%) SSL
2 4 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.61%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.61%) Network Security
3 1 (0.61%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.61%) Telnet
3 1 (0.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.76%) Apache Cassandra
1 16 (9.76%) NoSQL
2 15 (9.15%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.49%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.88%) Redis
5 7 (4.27%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.66%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.05%) MySQL
8 3 (1.83%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.22%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.22%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.61%) Big Data
10 1 (0.61%) DB2
10 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.61%) SAS EBI
10 1 (0.61%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 65 (39.63%) Cucumber
2 64 (39.02%) Selenium
3 55 (33.54%) JMeter
4 53 (32.32%) JIRA
5 49 (29.88%) Git (software)
6 38 (23.17%) Jenkins
7 29 (17.68%) REST Assured
8 24 (14.63%) Cypress.io
9 17 (10.37%) Postman
9 17 (10.37%) Spock
10 15 (9.15%) LoadRunner
11 14 (8.54%) Mocha
12 13 (7.93%) Mockito
12 13 (7.93%) Sonatype Nexus
13 12 (7.32%) JUnit
14 8 (4.88%) GitLab
14 8 (4.88%) NeoLoad
15 6 (3.66%) Bitbucket
15 6 (3.66%) Locust
15 6 (3.66%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (20.12%) Social Skills
2 28 (17.07%) Finance
3 19 (11.59%) Public Sector
4 12 (7.32%) Influencing Skills
5 8 (4.88%) Marketing
6 7 (4.27%) Retail
7 5 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.05%) Legal
8 4 (2.44%) Electronics
9 3 (1.83%) Banking
10 1 (0.61%) Front Office
10 1 (0.61%) Games
10 1 (0.61%) Police
10 1 (0.61%) Publishing
10 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (26.22%) Developer
2 42 (25.61%) Tester
3 28 (17.07%) Test Engineer
4 23 (14.02%) Scala Developer
5 22 (13.41%) Analyst
6 21 (12.80%) Test Analyst
7 16 (9.76%) Senior Test Engineer
8 15 (9.15%) QA Tester
9 11 (6.71%) Performance Tester
9 11 (6.71%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (6.71%) Senior Software Test Engineer
9 11 (6.71%) Software Engineer
9 11 (6.71%) Software Test Engineer
10 10 (6.10%) Performance Engineer
10 10 (6.10%) QA Analyst
11 9 (5.49%) Automation Tester
11 9 (5.49%) QA Test Analyst
11 9 (5.49%) Scala Engineer
12 8 (4.88%) Senior Scala Engineer
12 8 (4.88%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (23.78%) Play Framework
2 35 (21.34%) Web Services
3 33 (20.12%) RESTful
4 32 (19.51%) XML
5 24 (14.63%) Akka
5 24 (14.63%) Kafka
6 22 (13.41%) REST
7 21 (12.80%) Node.js
8 20 (12.20%) Gherkin
8 20 (12.20%) GraphQL
8 20 (12.20%) Spring
9 19 (11.59%) spray
10 15 (9.15%) WebdriverIO
11 14 (8.54%) Chai
11 14 (8.54%) Playwright
12 11 (6.71%) .NET
13 9 (5.49%) Hibernate
13 9 (5.49%) JPA
13 9 (5.49%) JSON
13 9 (5.49%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (1.83%) Mobile App
2 3 (1.83%) User Experience
3 2 (1.22%) Legacy Systems
3 2 (1.22%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.22%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Native
4 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.61%) Equities
4 1 (0.61%) Legacy Applications
4 1 (0.61%) NHS
4 1 (0.61%) Robotics
4 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.17%) Unix
2 23 (14.02%) Windows
3 17 (10.37%) Linux
4 4 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.61%) Android
6 1 (0.61%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (64.63%) Test Automation
2 102 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (35.37%) Performance Testing
4 50 (30.49%) Microservices
4 50 (30.49%) Open Source
5 47 (28.66%) BDD
6 46 (28.05%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (26.22%) DevOps
8 40 (24.39%) Non-Functional Testing
8 40 (24.39%) TDD
9 38 (23.17%) Unit Testing
10 36 (21.95%) Test Scripting
11 33 (20.12%) Continuous Improvement
12 30 (18.29%) Software Delivery
13 28 (17.07%) Pair Programming
14 27 (16.46%) High Availability
15 25 (15.24%) Acceptance Criteria
15 25 (15.24%) Scrum
16 24 (14.63%) API Testing
16 24 (14.63%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 63 (38.41%) Scala
2 60 (36.59%) Java
3 46 (28.05%) SQL
4 44 (26.83%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.37%) Python
6 12 (7.32%) Groovy
7 10 (6.10%) C#
8 6 (3.66%) C
8 6 (3.66%) C++
9 5 (3.05%) Java 11
10 4 (2.44%) COBOL
11 3 (1.83%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.22%) Java 8
12 2 (1.22%) PHP
12 2 (1.22%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.22%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.22%) XPath
13 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (23.17%) ISEB
2 34 (20.73%) ISTQB
3 33 (20.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (8.54%) SC Cleared
4 14 (8.54%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.05%) Degree
6 3 (1.83%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (30.49%) QA
2 18 (10.98%) Accessibility
3 4 (2.44%) WCAG
4 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 60 (36.59%) Docker
2 2 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 61 (37.20%) Kubernetes
2 46 (28.05%) Grafana
3 36 (21.95%) Prometheus
4 9 (5.49%) Kibana
5 6 (3.66%) Terraform
6 2 (1.22%) Ansible
6 2 (1.22%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.61%) nmon
7 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (24.39%) Oracle
2 17 (10.37%) SAP
3 15 (9.15%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.32%) New Relic
5 11 (6.71%) Perfecto Mobile
5 11 (6.71%) Splunk
6 10 (6.10%) Dynatrace
7 8 (4.88%) AppDynamics
8 7 (4.27%) Google
9 5 (3.05%) Micro Focus
9 5 (3.05%) SOASTA, Inc
10 3 (1.83%) Apple
10 3 (1.83%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.83%) PagerDuty
11 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.61%) Citrix
12 1 (0.61%) F5
12 1 (0.61%) ServiceNow