Period
to 1 December 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 1 December 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
1 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 645 395 499
Rank change year-on-year -250 +104 -109
Contract jobs citing gulp 123 141 270
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.46% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.97% 2.58% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 95 213
10th Percentile £325 £325 £342
25th Percentile £400 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £543 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +8.50% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £750 £550 £560
90th Percentile £800 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £545 £523 £475
% change year-on-year +4.31% +10.00% -

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 12,745 5,465 12,604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.88% 17.65% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,912 3,796 8,542
10th Percentile £375 £315 £330
25th Percentile £450 £400 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £530 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +11.58% - -
75th Percentile £638 £575 £575
90th Percentile £713 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 102 154
10th Percentile £26.98 £32.19 £16.50
25th Percentile £41.25 £40.56 £33.25
Median hourly rate £50.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +12.22% - +3.45%
75th Percentile £62.50 £53.50 £52.50
90th Percentile £75.00 £60.90 £69.00
UK median hourly rate £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +15.56% - +2.86%

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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 1 December 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 1 December 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 -213 82 £650 +25.00% 30
South East -89 9 £350 -17.66% 7
North of England -99 6 £450 -0.55% 14
Midlands -68 5 £460 -11.54% 5
Yorkshire -47 4 £600 +14.29% 4
South West -52 4 £400 +6.67% 8
West Midlands - 3 £460 - 4
North West -78 2 £375 +4.17% 3
East of England - 2 £488 - 4
South Coast - 1 - -
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UK

For the 6 months to 1 December 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 92 (74.80%) JavaScript
2 82 (66.67%) CSS
3 80 (65.04%) HTML
4 79 (64.23%) React
5 60 (48.78%) Git (software)
6 51 (41.46%) Grunt
7 49 (39.84%) Sass
7 49 (39.84%) webpack
8 45 (36.59%) Front End Development
9 44 (35.77%) Node.js
9 44 (35.77%) Maven
10 43 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
11 42 (34.15%) HTML5
11 42 (34.15%) DevOps
12 41 (33.33%) AngularJS
12 41 (33.33%) SQL
12 41 (33.33%) npm
12 41 (33.33%) Accessibility
13 36 (29.27%) Jenkins
14 35 (28.46%) TypeScript
15 34 (27.64%) GCP
15 34 (27.64%) Java
16 30 (24.39%) Open Source
16 30 (24.39%) Terraform
17 29 (23.58%) Opscode Chef
17 29 (23.58%) Python
18 27 (21.95%) Microservices
19 26 (21.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 25 (20.33%) CSS3
20 25 (20.33%) ES6

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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 11 (8.94%) Umbraco
2 9 (7.32%) Drupal
3 8 (6.50%) CMS
4 6 (4.88%) WordPress
5 4 (3.25%) Moodle
5 4 (3.25%) Totara
6 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.63%) Confluence
7 2 (1.63%) nginx
8 1 (0.81%) Apache
8 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.81%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.81%) Headless CMS
8 1 (0.81%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Sketch
1 4 (3.25%) Zeplin
2 3 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (2.44%) GIMP
2 3 (2.44%) InVision
2 3 (2.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.81%) Figma
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 41 (33.33%) npm
2 34 (27.64%) GCP
3 17 (13.82%) AWS
4 14 (11.38%) Azure
5 9 (7.32%) GitHub
6 8 (6.50%) Kong
7 7 (5.69%) Yarn
8 5 (4.07%) SaaS
9 4 (3.25%) PaaS
9 4 (3.25%) Serverless
10 3 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (2.44%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (2.44%) Amazon S3
10 3 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (2.44%) AWS Fargate
10 3 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (2.44%) CloudFront
10 3 (2.44%) Pulumi
10 3 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.82%) MySQL
3 14 (11.38%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.94%) NoSQL
5 10 (8.13%) MongoDB
6 9 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.07%) Big Data
7 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (3.25%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.44%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.63%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.63%) GIS
11 1 (0.81%) DB2
Development Applications
1 60 (48.78%) Git (software)
2 51 (41.46%) Grunt
3 49 (39.84%) webpack
4 44 (35.77%) Maven
5 36 (29.27%) Jenkins
6 24 (19.51%) CircleCI
7 22 (17.89%) Gradle
8 21 (17.07%) Travis CI
9 13 (10.57%) Jasmine
10 11 (8.94%) JIRA
10 11 (8.94%) Mocha
11 9 (7.32%) Artifactory
12 8 (6.50%) Babel
12 8 (6.50%) Bower
12 8 (6.50%) GitLab
12 8 (6.50%) PhantomJS
12 8 (6.50%) SonarQube
12 8 (6.50%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (6.50%) Subversion
12 8 (6.50%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (15.45%) Finance
1 19 (15.45%) Social Skills
2 9 (7.32%) Banking
3 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.69%) Public Sector
5 6 (4.88%) Front Office
6 4 (3.25%) Organisational Skills
6 4 (3.25%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.44%) Marketing
8 2 (1.63%) Publishing
9 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.81%) Games
9 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Law
9 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (69.11%) Developer
2 26 (21.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (14.63%) Full Stack Developer
4 17 (13.82%) React Developer
5 16 (13.01%) Senior Developer
6 15 (12.20%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (10.57%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 9 (7.32%) UI Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Engineering Manager
10 7 (5.69%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Drupal Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Technical Leader
12 5 (4.07%) Front Office Developer
13 4 (3.25%) Senior Manager
13 4 (3.25%) Technical Manager
14 3 (2.44%) Node.js Developer
14 3 (2.44%) Python Developer
14 3 (2.44%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (66.67%) CSS
2 80 (65.04%) HTML
3 79 (64.23%) React
4 49 (39.84%) Sass
5 44 (35.77%) Node.js
6 42 (34.15%) HTML5
7 41 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 26 (21.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 25 (20.33%) CSS3
9 25 (20.33%) Vue.js
10 23 (18.70%) jQuery
10 23 (18.70%) RequireJS
11 21 (17.07%) .NET
12 18 (14.63%) REST
13 17 (13.82%) Jest
14 15 (12.20%) ASP.NET
15 14 (11.38%) RESTful
16 13 (10.57%) LESS
16 13 (10.57%) Web Services
17 11 (8.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.07%) User Experience
2 11 (8.94%) Data Structures
3 10 (8.13%) iPad
4 9 (7.32%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.07%) Cloud Native
5 5 (4.07%) Taxonomies
6 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.25%) Learning Management System
6 4 (3.25%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.25%) W3C
7 2 (1.63%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.63%) Legacy Applications
7 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.81%) Animation
8 1 (0.81%) Blog
8 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.81%) NHS
8 1 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.38%) Unix
2 1 (0.81%) Android
2 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.59%) Front End Development
2 43 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (34.15%) DevOps
4 30 (24.39%) Open Source
5 27 (21.95%) Microservices
6 25 (20.33%) Full Stack Development
7 22 (17.89%) TDD
8 20 (16.26%) Test Automation
9 18 (14.63%) E-Commerce
9 18 (14.63%) Wireframes
10 17 (13.82%) OO
11 16 (13.01%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (12.20%) Software Testing
13 12 (9.76%) Non-Functional Testing
14 11 (8.94%) MVC
14 11 (8.94%) OOP
14 11 (8.94%) Technical Leadership
14 11 (8.94%) Web Development
14 11 (8.94%) Workflow
15 9 (7.32%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 92 (74.80%) JavaScript
2 41 (33.33%) SQL
3 35 (28.46%) TypeScript
4 34 (27.64%) Java
5 29 (23.58%) Python
6 25 (20.33%) ES6
7 21 (17.07%) C#
7 21 (17.07%) Groovy
8 13 (10.57%) PHP
9 10 (8.13%) Java 11
10 5 (4.07%) Ruby
11 4 (3.25%) ES7
11 4 (3.25%) VBA
12 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.81%) Go
13 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.81%) Scala
13 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (3.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (33.33%) Accessibility
2 6 (4.88%) WCAG
3 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 16 (13.01%) Docker
2 4 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (24.39%) Terraform
2 29 (23.58%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (18.70%) Kubernetes
4 21 (17.07%) Ansible
5 1 (0.81%) Istio
Vendors
1 20 (16.26%) Google
2 3 (2.44%) Adobe
2 3 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.63%) hybris
3 2 (1.63%) Oracle
3 2 (1.63%) SAP
3 2 (1.63%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.81%) Capita
4 1 (0.81%) Intershop
4 1 (0.81%) New Relic
4 1 (0.81%) PagerDuty
4 1 (0.81%) Perforce
4 1 (0.81%) Xamarin