Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 90 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 33 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.18% 0.73% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.89% 1.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 0
Essex median daily rate £500 £527 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.17% - -
East of England median daily rate £500 £505 £488
% change year-on-year -0.99% +3.59% +43.38%
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 371 307 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.78% 37.48% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 215 49
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +10.81% +15.63%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £220
90th Percentile £600 £600 £545
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 10
Essex median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £32.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +30.97% -13.35%
10th Percentile £25.13 £35.05 £30.30
90th Percentile £51.53 £63.75 £38.88
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £42.25
% change year-on-year -1.73% +2.37% +9.74%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +20 22 £500 -5.17% 2
GitLab
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (81.82%) Ansible
2 21 (63.64%) DevOps
3 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (48.48%) Java
4 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
5 15 (45.45%) Linux
6 14 (42.42%) ITIL
6 14 (42.42%) Configuration Management
6 14 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (42.42%) Deployment Automation
7 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (39.39%) Test Automation
7 13 (39.39%) JIRA
8 11 (33.33%) Ruby
8 11 (33.33%) Python
8 11 (33.33%) Perl
8 11 (33.33%) GitHub
8 11 (33.33%) Terraform
9 10 (30.30%) Continuous Deployment
10 9 (27.27%) Software Delivery
10 9 (27.27%) Atlassian
11 8 (24.24%) Maven
11 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
12 7 (21.21%) git-flow
12 7 (21.21%) Collaborative Working
12 7 (21.21%) Oracle
13 6 (18.18%) WebLogic
13 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
13 6 (18.18%) Scrum
13 6 (18.18%) C

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 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.12%) Confluence
3 2 (6.06%) Tuxedo
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) AquaLogic
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Jetty
4 1 (3.03%) Mongrel
4 1 (3.03%) nginx
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) GitHub
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.03%) Google App Engine
4 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DHCP
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) FTP
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) IPsec
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
2 13 (39.39%) JIRA
3 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
3 8 (24.24%) Maven
4 7 (21.21%) git-flow
5 5 (15.15%) Artifactory
6 1 (3.03%) Travis CI
6 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Workshop
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Developer
2 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
2 4 (12.12%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Release Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (3.03%) Architect
5 1 (3.03%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (3.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (12.12%) Java EE
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) Servlets
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Unix
4 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) DevOps
2 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (42.42%) Configuration Management
3 14 (42.42%) Deployment Automation
3 14 (42.42%) ITIL
4 13 (39.39%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (39.39%) Test Automation
5 10 (30.30%) Continuous Deployment
6 9 (27.27%) Software Delivery
7 7 (21.21%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (18.18%) Scrum
9 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
10 4 (12.12%) Open Source
11 3 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
11 3 (9.09%) Runbook
11 3 (9.09%) SDLC
11 3 (9.09%) Server Hardening
11 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Java
2 11 (33.33%) Perl
2 11 (33.33%) Python
2 11 (33.33%) Ruby
3 6 (18.18%) C
4 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
1 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (81.82%) Ansible
2 11 (33.33%) Terraform
3 4 (12.12%) Puppet
4 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Atlassian
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) VMware