Period
to 5 April 2020

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 5 April 2020 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
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 488 382 373
Rank change year-on-year -106 -9 +14
Contract jobs citing gulp 177 583 636
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.66% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.81% 3.12% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 453 483
Median daily rate £469 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £313
90th Percentile £646 £700 £600
UK median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £150.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -76.67% -
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 £150.00
% change year-on-year - -76.67% -

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 9,753 18,679 18,143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.60% 21.08% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,413 12,741 12,693
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £332 £338 £314
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £488 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +1.56% +1.05% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 262 206
Median hourly rate £42.00 £43.00 £44.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.33% -3.91% +9.15%
10th Percentile £18.25 £23.25 £29.50
90th Percentile £63.75 £55.00 £67.25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year -1.16% -3.37% +8.54%

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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 5 April 2020.

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 5 April 2020. 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 -37 101 £523 -0.48% 18
Midlands +58 27 £413 +2.48% 8
South West +31 22 £338 -25.00% 7
East Midlands +33 18 £413 +0.61% 6
South East +6 13 £475 +11.76% 13
North of England +1 10 £475 -5.00% 25
West Midlands +52 9 £444 +26.79% 2
Yorkshire +35 5 £450 +20.00% 8
North East +28 4 £525 +50.00% 3
East of England +8 4 £363 -14.71% 9
North West -13 1 - - 14
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UK

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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.

1 138 (77.97%) JavaScript
2 130 (73.45%) CSS
3 124 (70.06%) HTML
4 86 (48.59%) Node.js
5 83 (46.89%) Grunt
6 82 (46.33%) Git (software)
7 78 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (44.07%) AngularJS
8 67 (37.85%) React
8 67 (37.85%) webpack
9 65 (36.72%) Front End Development
10 61 (34.46%) Sass
11 59 (33.33%) Docker
11 59 (33.33%) npm
11 59 (33.33%) HTML5
12 58 (32.77%) DevOps
13 53 (29.94%) Java
14 51 (28.81%) Jenkins
15 48 (27.12%) jQuery
16 44 (24.86%) Test Automation
17 40 (22.60%) Azure
18 39 (22.03%) Python
18 39 (22.03%) TypeScript
19 38 (21.47%) Microservices
19 38 (21.47%) REST
20 36 (20.34%) CSS3
21 31 (17.51%) Kubernetes
22 30 (16.95%) Scrum
23 29 (16.38%) MVC
24 27 (15.25%) Security Cleared

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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 19 (10.73%) CMS
2 13 (7.34%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (7.34%) Drupal
3 10 (5.65%) Umbraco
4 9 (5.08%) nginx
5 7 (3.95%) Confluence
5 7 (3.95%) WordPress
6 6 (3.39%) ArcGIS
7 5 (2.82%) Apache
7 5 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (2.82%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.69%) Headless CMS
8 3 (1.69%) Mendix
9 2 (1.13%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.13%) IIS
9 2 (1.13%) JBoss
9 2 (1.13%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (6.78%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.26%) Sketch
3 3 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.69%) GIMP
4 2 (1.13%) Chatbot
4 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.56%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Magento
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 59 (33.33%) npm
2 40 (22.60%) Azure
3 22 (12.43%) AWS
4 21 (11.86%) PaaS
5 11 (6.21%) GCP
6 10 (5.65%) GitHub
7 8 (4.52%) OpenShift
7 8 (4.52%) Yarn
8 5 (2.82%) Amazon S3
8 5 (2.82%) Google Analytics
8 5 (2.82%) Heroku
9 4 (2.26%) CloudFront
9 4 (2.26%) IaaS
9 4 (2.26%) SaaS
10 3 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.69%) Serverless
11 2 (1.13%) Apigee
12 1 (0.56%) Asana
12 1 (0.56%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.52%) HTTP
2 5 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.26%) Internet
3 4 (2.26%) SSL
4 2 (1.13%) DNS
4 2 (1.13%) FTP
4 2 (1.13%) Skype
5 1 (0.56%) Network Security
5 1 (0.56%) SMTP
5 1 (0.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.60%) MongoDB
2 15 (8.47%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.21%) MySQL
4 10 (5.65%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.39%) Geospatial Data
5 6 (3.39%) GIS
5 6 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.26%) Redis
8 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 83 (46.89%) Grunt
2 82 (46.33%) Git (software)
3 67 (37.85%) webpack
4 51 (28.81%) Jenkins
5 25 (14.12%) Selenium
6 22 (12.43%) Jasmine
7 18 (10.17%) Babel
7 18 (10.17%) Gradle
8 16 (9.04%) Maven
9 14 (7.91%) git-flow
9 14 (7.91%) JIRA
10 12 (6.78%) Karma Test Runner
10 12 (6.78%) SonarQube
11 11 (6.21%) Bower
12 10 (5.65%) CircleCI
12 10 (5.65%) Cucumber
12 10 (5.65%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (5.65%) Travis CI
13 9 (5.08%) Mocha
13 9 (5.08%) Spinnaker
General
1 11 (6.21%) Finance
2 8 (4.52%) Banking
2 8 (4.52%) Marketing
3 7 (3.95%) Public Sector
4 6 (3.39%) Law
5 2 (1.13%) Publishing
5 2 (1.13%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Front Office
6 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 148 (83.62%) Developer
2 45 (25.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 26 (14.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 22 (12.43%) Angular Developer
4 22 (12.43%) Full Stack Developer
5 18 (10.17%) Web Developer
6 17 (9.60%) Senior Developer
7 15 (8.47%) Java Developer
8 14 (7.91%) UI Developer
9 13 (7.34%) Node.js Developer
10 11 (6.21%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (5.08%) React Developer
11 9 (5.08%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 8 (4.52%) .NET Developer
12 8 (4.52%) Drupal Developer
12 8 (4.52%) HTML Developer
13 6 (3.39%) Backend Developer
13 6 (3.39%) Software Developer
14 5 (2.82%) C# Developer
14 5 (2.82%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (73.45%) CSS
2 124 (70.06%) HTML
3 86 (48.59%) Node.js
4 78 (44.07%) AngularJS
5 67 (37.85%) React
6 61 (34.46%) Sass
7 59 (33.33%) HTML5
8 48 (27.12%) jQuery
9 38 (21.47%) REST
10 36 (20.34%) CSS3
11 25 (14.12%) JSON
12 24 (13.56%) Vue.js
13 22 (12.43%) Jest
13 22 (12.43%) Redux
14 21 (11.86%) Express
14 21 (11.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 20 (11.30%) .NET
15 20 (11.30%) Web Services
16 19 (10.73%) LESS
16 19 (10.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.86%) User Experience
2 9 (5.08%) W3C
3 8 (4.52%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.52%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.26%) Derivative
4 4 (2.26%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (2.26%) iPad
4 4 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.69%) RIA
6 2 (1.13%) Animation
6 2 (1.13%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (1.13%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.13%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) iPhone
7 1 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.78%) Linux
2 6 (3.39%) Ubuntu
2 6 (3.39%) Windows
3 2 (1.13%) Unix
4 1 (0.56%) Android
4 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (36.72%) Front End Development
3 58 (32.77%) DevOps
4 44 (24.86%) Test Automation
5 38 (21.47%) Microservices
6 30 (16.95%) Scrum
7 29 (16.38%) MVC
8 24 (13.56%) OO
8 24 (13.56%) TDD
8 24 (13.56%) Web Development
9 23 (12.99%) Open Source
10 20 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (11.30%) Unit Testing
11 15 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (7.34%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 13 (7.34%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.78%) SDLC
13 12 (6.78%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 138 (77.97%) JavaScript
2 53 (29.94%) Java
3 39 (22.03%) Python
3 39 (22.03%) TypeScript
4 26 (14.69%) ES6
5 24 (13.56%) C#
6 19 (10.73%) SQL
7 18 (10.17%) Groovy
8 11 (6.21%) PHP
8 11 (6.21%) Ruby
9 7 (3.95%) Perl
9 7 (3.95%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.95%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.82%) Haskell
11 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.69%) Scala
12 2 (1.13%) C
12 2 (1.13%) Java 8
12 2 (1.13%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (15.25%) Security Cleared
2 23 (12.99%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.95%) Degree
4 6 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.26%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (2.26%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.56%) WCAG
2 6 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 59 (33.33%) Docker
2 8 (4.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (17.51%) Kubernetes
2 18 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (10.17%) Terraform
3 17 (9.60%) Ansible
4 13 (7.34%) Puppet
5 5 (2.82%) Grafana
5 5 (2.82%) Kibana
6 2 (1.13%) Istio
6 2 (1.13%) OpenNebula
7 1 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.56%) MIIS
Vendors
1 15 (8.47%) Google
1 15 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.65%) Oracle
3 6 (3.39%) ESRI
3 6 (3.39%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.69%) Splunk
5 2 (1.13%) Adobe
5 2 (1.13%) webMethods
6 1 (0.56%) Ariba
6 1 (0.56%) Kony
6 1 (0.56%) New Relic
6 1 (0.56%) Perforce
6 1 (0.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.56%) SAP
6 1 (0.56%) Xamarin