Period
to 24 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for gulp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited gulp over the 6 months to 24 June 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.

gulp.js
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 515 432 401
Rank change year-on-year -83 -31 -25
Contract jobs citing gulp 122 128 489
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.34% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.39% 1.85% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 92 359
10th Percentile £314 £351 £323
25th Percentile £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £510 £475
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +7.37% +2.70%
75th Percentile £675 £575 £575
90th Percentile £713 £624 £675
UK median daily rate £575 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% +5.56%

gulp 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 8,776 6,926 16,603
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.32% 18.63% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,827 4,892 11,229
10th Percentile £350 £338 £340
25th Percentile £413 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £488
Median % change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%
75th Percentile £600 £598 £575
90th Percentile £688 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 95 228
10th Percentile £25.35 £20.40 £19.03
25th Percentile £41.25 £38.13 £36.94
Median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £57.50 £55.00 £51.00
90th Percentile £65.52 £63.75 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £44.92
% change year-on-year - +5.76% +5.68%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for gulp in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for gulp in England

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Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing gulp in England over the 6 months to 24 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for gulp in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing gulp in England.

Hourly rate trend for gulp in England

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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 gulp within the England region over the 6 months to 24 June 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 -71 81 £550 +4.76% 28
South East -8 10 £375 -21.05% 9
South West +10 8 £400 +11.11% 10
North of England -11 8 £375 -28.57% 31
North West -9 5 £313 -40.48% 15
Midlands -30 4 £413 -8.33% 9
Yorkshire +8 3 £700 +44.33% 9
East Midlands -9 3 £413 -8.33% 3
West Midlands -29 1 - - 6
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UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2021, IT contractor jobs citing gulp 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 gulp.

1 84 (68.85%) JavaScript
2 73 (59.84%) CSS
3 72 (59.02%) HTML
4 69 (56.56%) Git (software)
5 59 (48.36%) Node.js
6 51 (41.80%) npm
7 50 (40.98%) Sass
8 45 (36.89%) AngularJS
8 45 (36.89%) React
8 45 (36.89%) webpack
9 43 (35.25%) DevOps
9 43 (35.25%) Java
9 43 (35.25%) Maven
10 41 (33.61%) Front End Development
11 40 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (32.79%) HTML5
12 36 (29.51%) Python
12 36 (29.51%) User Experience
13 35 (28.69%) Grunt
14 34 (27.87%) Jenkins
15 33 (27.05%) Kubernetes
16 32 (26.23%) Open Source
17 31 (25.41%) TypeScript
17 31 (25.41%) Accessibility
18 29 (23.77%) Terraform
18 29 (23.77%) CSS3
19 28 (22.95%) Gradle
19 28 (22.95%) TDD
19 28 (22.95%) jQuery
20 27 (22.13%) Ansible

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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 13 (10.66%) nginx
1 13 (10.66%) WordPress
2 8 (6.56%) Drupal
3 6 (4.92%) CMS
4 4 (3.28%) Confluence
4 4 (3.28%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.82%) Apache
5 1 (0.82%) Headless CMS
5 1 (0.82%) IIS
5 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.38%) Sketch
2 7 (5.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (5.74%) InVision
3 3 (2.46%) Adobe XD
3 3 (2.46%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.82%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 11 (9.02%) Magento
2 2 (1.64%) Shopify
3 1 (0.82%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 51 (41.80%) npm
2 25 (20.49%) GCP
3 21 (17.21%) Azure
4 18 (14.75%) AWS
5 10 (8.20%) GitHub
6 8 (6.56%) dbt
7 7 (5.74%) IaaS
7 7 (5.74%) Kong
7 7 (5.74%) PaaS
8 5 (4.10%) Amazon EKS
9 4 (3.28%) Yarn
10 2 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (1.64%) OpenShift
10 2 (1.64%) Serverless
11 1 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.82%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.82%) Power Automate
11 1 (0.82%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.82%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) Internet
2 5 (4.10%) SSL
3 4 (3.28%) HTTP
4 2 (1.64%) DSL
5 1 (0.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.48%) NoSQL
2 12 (9.84%) MySQL
3 10 (8.20%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.56%) BigQuery
5 6 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.10%) Big Data
7 3 (2.46%) MariaDB
7 3 (2.46%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.64%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.82%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 69 (56.56%) Git (software)
2 45 (36.89%) webpack
3 43 (35.25%) Maven
4 35 (28.69%) Grunt
5 34 (27.87%) Jenkins
6 28 (22.95%) Gradle
7 22 (18.03%) CircleCI
7 22 (18.03%) Travis CI
8 20 (16.39%) Jasmine
9 13 (10.66%) Mocha
10 12 (9.84%) Bitbucket
11 10 (8.20%) GitLab
11 10 (8.20%) SonarQube
11 10 (8.20%) Subversion
12 8 (6.56%) Artifactory
12 8 (6.56%) JIRA
12 8 (6.56%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (5.74%) TeamCity
14 6 (4.92%) Babel
15 5 (4.10%) Protractor
General
1 19 (15.57%) Social Skills
2 14 (11.48%) Finance
3 8 (6.56%) Banking
4 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.74%) Marketing
5 5 (4.10%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.64%) Law
7 1 (0.82%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (0.82%) Front Office
7 1 (0.82%) Police
7 1 (0.82%) Retail
7 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (64.75%) Developer
2 33 (27.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 21 (17.21%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (11.48%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.66%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 11 (9.02%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (8.20%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (8.20%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 7 (5.74%) HTML Developer
8 7 (5.74%) React Developer
9 6 (4.92%) Angular Developer
10 5 (4.10%) Drupal Developer
10 5 (4.10%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.10%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.10%) UI Developer
11 4 (3.28%) AWS Engineer
11 4 (3.28%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.28%) JavaScript Engineer
11 4 (3.28%) Magento Developer
11 4 (3.28%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (59.84%) CSS
2 72 (59.02%) HTML
3 59 (48.36%) Node.js
4 50 (40.98%) Sass
5 45 (36.89%) AngularJS
5 45 (36.89%) React
6 40 (32.79%) HTML5
7 29 (23.77%) CSS3
8 28 (22.95%) jQuery
9 21 (17.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 20 (16.39%) Redux
11 18 (14.75%) REST
12 17 (13.93%) Spring
13 15 (12.30%) Web Services
14 14 (11.48%) GraphQL
15 13 (10.66%) Spring Boot
16 12 (9.84%) Ajax
16 12 (9.84%) Express
16 12 (9.84%) Kafka
16 12 (9.84%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 36 (29.51%) User Experience
2 5 (4.10%) Cloud Native
2 5 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.10%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.10%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (4.10%) Taxonomies
3 4 (3.28%) iPad
3 4 (3.28%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.28%) W3C
4 3 (2.46%) SCORM
5 2 (1.64%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.64%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.82%) Animation
6 1 (0.82%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.02%) Unix
2 9 (7.38%) Linux
3 3 (2.46%) Mac OS
3 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (1.64%) Android
4 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.25%) DevOps
2 41 (33.61%) Front End Development
3 40 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (26.23%) Open Source
5 28 (22.95%) TDD
6 27 (22.13%) Microservices
7 20 (16.39%) E-Commerce
7 20 (16.39%) Mentoring
7 20 (16.39%) Web Development
8 19 (15.57%) Test Automation
9 16 (13.11%) BDD
9 16 (13.11%) Software Engineering
10 15 (12.30%) Unit Testing
11 13 (10.66%) SEO
11 13 (10.66%) Wireframes
12 12 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (9.84%) MVC
13 11 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (8.20%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (7.38%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 84 (68.85%) JavaScript
2 43 (35.25%) Java
3 36 (29.51%) Python
4 31 (25.41%) TypeScript
5 24 (19.67%) Groovy
6 21 (17.21%) ES6
7 19 (15.57%) PHP
8 17 (13.93%) SQL
9 8 (6.56%) ES7
10 5 (4.10%) Ruby
11 4 (3.28%) C#
11 4 (3.28%) Java 8
12 3 (2.46%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.46%) JSX
12 3 (2.46%) Scala
13 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.82%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (25.41%) Accessibility
2 6 (4.92%) WCAG
3 2 (1.64%) QA
3 2 (1.64%) WAI
System Software
1 23 (18.85%) Docker
2 13 (10.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (27.05%) Kubernetes
2 29 (23.77%) Terraform
3 27 (22.13%) Ansible
4 23 (18.85%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (9.02%) Istio
6 8 (6.56%) Argo
7 2 (1.64%) Kustomize
7 2 (1.64%) Rancher
8 1 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 19 (15.57%) Google
2 11 (9.02%) Adobe
3 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.28%) New Relic
4 1 (0.82%) Facebook
4 1 (0.82%) Xamarin