Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 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
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 408 350 348
Rank change year-on-year -58 -2 +104
Contract jobs citing gulp 484 633 587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.58% 0.69% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.92% 3.45% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 481 437
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +8.43%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £306
90th Percentile £675 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £455
% change year-on-year +5.56% -1.10% +10.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
England median hourly rate £35.00 £150.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.67% +400.00% -3.23%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £150.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -76.67% +400.00% -3.23%

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 16,590 18,334 14,816
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.93% 19.93% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,050 12,631 10,060
England median daily rate £485 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £343 £320 £305
90th Percentile £638 £613 £594
UK median daily rate £475 £466 £425
% change year-on-year +1.93% +9.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 219 300
England median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% -1.18%
10th Percentile £21.25 £26.50 £28.73
90th Percentile £55.00 £65.45 £54.69
UK median hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.76% - -

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for gulp in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for gulp in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing gulp in England over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for gulp in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing gulp in England.

Contractor 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 26 June 2019. 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 -32 293 £500 - 9
South East -10 68 £458 +30.71% 2
North of England +13 55 £425 +9.68% 9
North West +21 34 £475 +8.32% 6
Midlands -12 28 £410 -0.61% 8
Yorkshire +13 19 £375 +3.45% 3
South West -15 19 £393 -3.09% 3
East of England -16 19 £395 -6.51%
West Midlands -2 18 £450 +9.09% 2
East Midlands +1 10 £376 -8.79% 6
North East - 2 £338 -
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UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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.

1 411 (84.92%) JavaScript
2 333 (68.80%) CSS
3 317 (65.50%) HTML
4 264 (54.55%) Git (software)
5 240 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
6 236 (48.76%) AngularJS
6 236 (48.76%) Grunt
7 225 (46.49%) Node.js
8 220 (45.45%) HTML5
9 218 (45.04%) Front End Development
10 217 (44.83%) Sass
11 151 (31.20%) React
12 146 (30.17%) webpack
13 144 (29.75%) TDD
13 144 (29.75%) Java
14 140 (28.93%) npm
15 139 (28.72%) Jenkins
16 135 (27.89%) jQuery
17 132 (27.27%) CSS3
18 130 (26.86%) ES6
19 129 (26.65%) Docker
20 123 (25.41%) Jasmine
21 112 (23.14%) DevOps
22 103 (21.28%) Scrum
23 99 (20.45%) Maven
24 98 (20.25%) User Experience
25 96 (19.83%) TypeScript
25 96 (19.83%) Open Source
26 93 (19.21%) Microsoft Azure
27 92 (19.01%) Twitter Bootstrap

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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 51 (10.54%) nginx
2 48 (9.92%) CMS
3 47 (9.71%) Elasticsearch
4 40 (8.26%) Confluence
5 34 (7.02%) Apache
5 34 (7.02%) Tomcat
6 32 (6.61%) Cloud Foundry
7 25 (5.17%) Umbraco
7 25 (5.17%) WebSphere
8 19 (3.93%) Drupal
9 17 (3.51%) WordPress
10 14 (2.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 10 (2.07%) Sitecore CMS
12 9 (1.86%) JBoss
12 9 (1.86%) WebLogic
13 8 (1.65%) Apache Solr
14 6 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.62%) Apache Spark
15 3 (0.62%) EPiServer
16 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (5.58%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.65%) Sketch
3 7 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.24%) Adobe XD
4 6 (1.24%) InVision
4 6 (1.24%) Zeplin
5 5 (1.03%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.83%) GIMP
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.03%) Magento
3 3 (0.62%) Shopify
4 2 (0.41%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 140 (28.93%) npm
2 93 (19.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (16.94%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (8.88%) GitHub
5 42 (8.68%) PaaS
6 24 (4.96%) Google Analytics
7 13 (2.69%) Kong
8 11 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (2.27%) IaaS
8 11 (2.27%) Loggly
9 10 (2.07%) Yarn
10 9 (1.86%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (1.86%) Apigee
11 7 (1.45%) SaaS
12 6 (1.24%) Adobe Analytics
13 3 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.62%) Heroku
14 2 (0.41%) Cloudflare
14 2 (0.41%) Datadog
14 2 (0.41%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 38 (7.85%) SSL
2 31 (6.40%) HTTP
3 26 (5.37%) TCP/IP
4 19 (3.93%) FTP
5 18 (3.72%) DNS
6 4 (0.83%) SSH
7 2 (0.41%) Network Security
8 1 (0.21%) DSL
8 1 (0.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (14.05%) MySQL
2 40 (8.26%) MongoDB
3 38 (7.85%) PostgreSQL
4 36 (7.44%) NoSQL
4 36 (7.44%) SQL Server
5 18 (3.72%) Redis
6 13 (2.69%) Big Data
7 11 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (1.65%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.41%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.41%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.21%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.21%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.21%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 264 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 236 (48.76%) Grunt
3 146 (30.17%) webpack
4 139 (28.72%) Jenkins
5 123 (25.41%) Jasmine
6 99 (20.45%) Maven
7 86 (17.77%) Karma Test Runner
8 67 (13.84%) JIRA
9 58 (11.98%) Gradle
10 54 (11.16%) Mocha
11 52 (10.74%) Protractor
12 50 (10.33%) Cucumber
13 48 (9.92%) GitLab
14 43 (8.88%) TeamCity
15 36 (7.44%) JUnit
16 28 (5.79%) Babel
17 25 (5.17%) Bitbucket
17 25 (5.17%) SonarQube
17 25 (5.17%) Travis CI
18 24 (4.96%) Selenium
General
1 80 (16.53%) Finance
2 34 (7.02%) Banking
3 33 (6.82%) Marketing
4 19 (3.93%) Retail
5 11 (2.27%) Games
6 8 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.45%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.24%) French Language
9 5 (1.03%) Legal
10 4 (0.83%) Publishing
11 3 (0.62%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.41%) Electronics
12 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Advertising
13 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 414 (85.54%) Developer
2 181 (37.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 69 (14.26%) JavaScript Developer
4 56 (11.57%) Angular Developer
5 52 (10.74%) Senior Developer
6 40 (8.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 40 (8.26%) React Developer
7 39 (8.06%) Full Stack Developer
8 35 (7.23%) UI Developer
9 27 (5.58%) Java Developer
10 23 (4.75%) .NET Developer
11 20 (4.13%) Web Developer
12 19 (3.93%) HTML Developer
12 19 (3.93%) Node.js Developer
13 17 (3.51%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 16 (3.31%) HTML CSS Developer
15 14 (2.89%) Drupal Developer
16 13 (2.69%) PHP Developer
17 11 (2.27%) Agile Developer
17 11 (2.27%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (68.80%) CSS
2 317 (65.50%) HTML
3 236 (48.76%) AngularJS
4 225 (46.49%) Node.js
5 220 (45.45%) HTML5
6 217 (44.83%) Sass
7 151 (31.20%) React
8 135 (27.89%) jQuery
9 132 (27.27%) CSS3
10 92 (19.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 67 (13.84%) Vue.js
12 66 (13.64%) .NET
13 65 (13.43%) REST
14 55 (11.36%) Spring
15 52 (10.74%) Express
16 47 (9.71%) LESS
16 47 (9.71%) Redux
16 47 (9.71%) Web Services
17 40 (8.26%) RESTful
17 40 (8.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 98 (20.25%) User Experience
2 44 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 21 (4.34%) Virtual Team
4 15 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.69%) Social Media
6 10 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.07%) NHS
7 9 (1.86%) FMCG
8 8 (1.65%) W3C
9 5 (1.03%) Equities
10 3 (0.62%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.62%) Animation
10 3 (0.62%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.62%) iPad
10 3 (0.62%) iPhone
10 3 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.62%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.41%) Bitcoin
11 2 (0.41%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.41%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 73 (15.08%) Linux
2 32 (6.61%) Unix
3 19 (3.93%) VMS
4 18 (3.72%) Windows
5 15 (3.10%) Android
6 12 (2.48%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.27%) Mac OS X
8 10 (2.07%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.21%) CentOS
9 1 (0.21%) Gentoo
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (45.04%) Front End Development
3 144 (29.75%) TDD
4 112 (23.14%) DevOps
5 103 (21.28%) Scrum
6 96 (19.83%) Open Source
7 88 (18.18%) BDD
8 84 (17.36%) Web Development
9 81 (16.74%) Responsive Web Design
10 65 (13.43%) Microservices
11 63 (13.02%) Test Automation
12 60 (12.40%) MVC
13 50 (10.33%) Web Design
14 49 (10.12%) Problem-Solving
15 48 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (9.09%) OO
16 44 (9.09%) Software Engineering
17 38 (7.85%) Unit Testing
18 34 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
18 34 (7.02%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 411 (84.92%) JavaScript
2 144 (29.75%) Java
3 130 (26.86%) ES6
4 96 (19.83%) TypeScript
5 91 (18.80%) Python
6 90 (18.60%) C#
7 73 (15.08%) SQL
8 52 (10.74%) Groovy
9 49 (10.12%) PHP
10 36 (7.44%) Ruby
11 30 (6.20%) Shell Script
12 24 (4.96%) T-SQL
13 21 (4.34%) Java 8
14 20 (4.13%) C++
15 11 (2.27%) Perl
15 11 (2.27%) Scala
16 9 (1.86%) Haskell
17 5 (1.03%) Bash Shell
18 4 (0.83%) VB.NET
19 3 (0.62%) Go
Qualifications
1 23 (4.75%) Security Cleared
2 15 (3.10%) SC Cleared
3 13 (2.69%) Degree
4 10 (2.07%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.83%) BC Cleared
5 4 (0.83%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.21%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.09%) QA
2 12 (2.48%) WCAG
3 3 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.41%) WAI
System Software
1 129 (26.65%) Docker
2 39 (8.06%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.41%) etcd
4 1 (0.21%) Varnish
4 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.21%) zsh
Systems Management
1 76 (15.70%) Ansible
2 65 (13.43%) Kubernetes
3 62 (12.81%) Puppet
4 41 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (4.13%) Terraform
6 16 (3.31%) Docker Swarm
7 11 (2.27%) Kibana
8 10 (2.07%) Grafana
9 2 (0.41%) Consul
10 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.21%) Icinga
Vendors
1 31 (6.40%) Adobe
2 29 (5.99%) Google
3 27 (5.58%) Microsoft
4 21 (4.34%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 18 (3.72%) Atlassian
6 15 (3.10%) New Relic
7 13 (2.69%) Xamarin
8 12 (2.48%) Oracle
9 11 (2.27%) Sitecore
10 10 (2.07%) Perforce
11 9 (1.86%) Facebook
12 6 (1.24%) MuleSoft
12 6 (1.24%) Optimizely
12 6 (1.24%) webMethods
13 5 (1.03%) Zend
14 4 (0.83%) hybris
15 3 (0.62%) WooCommerce
16 2 (0.41%) SAP
17 1 (0.21%) AppDynamics
17 1 (0.21%) IBM