Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for GitLab skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GitLab over the 6 months to 17 December 2018 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.

GitLab
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 91 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 34 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.18% 0.94% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.52% 2.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 0
Essex median daily rate £500 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.01% - -
East of England median daily rate £528 £505 -
% change year-on-year +4.46% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

GitLab 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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 399 271 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.36% 36.38% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 195 63
Essex median daily rate £510 £513 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.49% +9.04% +17.50%
10th Percentile £353 £313 £260
90th Percentile £600 £600 £540
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 12
Essex median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +15.65% -1.93%
10th Percentile £35.45 £35.75 £30.85
90th Percentile £64.88 £63.75 £43.45
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £41.81
% change year-on-year -2.86% +4.63% +4.53%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing GitLab as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in Essex

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitLab in Essex

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in Essex over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in Essex

GitLab
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the Essex region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. 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
Southend-on-Sea -6 20 £513 -6.73% 1
GitLab
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GitLab 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 Essex region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 27 (79.41%) Ansible
2 19 (55.88%) DevOps
3 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (44.12%) Java
4 15 (44.12%) Linux
4 15 (44.12%) Jenkins
5 14 (41.18%) Configuration Management
6 12 (35.29%) Terraform
6 12 (35.29%) ITIL
7 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (32.35%) JIRA
7 11 (32.35%) Deployment Automation
8 10 (29.41%) GitHub
8 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
9 9 (26.47%) Continuous Deployment
9 9 (26.47%) Ruby
9 9 (26.47%) Python
9 9 (26.47%) Perl
10 8 (23.53%) Maven
10 8 (23.53%) git-flow
10 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
11 7 (20.59%) Software Delivery
11 7 (20.59%) Atlassian
11 7 (20.59%) Oracle
11 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
12 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
12 6 (17.65%) WebLogic
12 6 (17.65%) Scrum
12 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 6 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.76%) Confluence
3 2 (5.88%) Tuxedo
3 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) AquaLogic
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Jetty
4 1 (2.94%) Mongrel
4 1 (2.94%) nginx
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) GitHub
2 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.94%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DHCP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) FTP
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
1 1 (2.94%) IPsec
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Jenkins
2 11 (32.35%) JIRA
3 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 8 (23.53%) git-flow
3 8 (23.53%) Maven
4 5 (14.71%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.94%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Workshop
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Release Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Configuration Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Architect
6 1 (2.94%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (2.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (11.76%) Java EE
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) J2EE
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
1 15 (44.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) DevOps
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) Configuration Management
4 12 (35.29%) ITIL
5 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (32.35%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (29.41%) Test Automation
7 9 (26.47%) Continuous Deployment
8 7 (20.59%) Software Delivery
9 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
9 6 (17.65%) Scrum
10 5 (14.71%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (14.71%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (14.71%) Open Source
10 5 (14.71%) Project Management
10 5 (14.71%) Runbook
10 5 (14.71%) SDLC
10 5 (14.71%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (14.71%) Technical Leadership
11 4 (11.76%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) Perl
2 9 (26.47%) Python
2 9 (26.47%) Ruby
3 4 (11.76%) C
3 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
1 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (79.41%) Ansible
2 12 (35.29%) Terraform
3 3 (8.82%) Puppet
4 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Atlassian
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
1 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) VMware