Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 105 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 - -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 25 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.51% 0.23% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.63% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 0
Essex median daily rate £500 £544 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% - -
East of England median daily rate £500 £538 £488
% change year-on-year -6.98% +10.26% +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 377 330 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.89% 37.67% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 236 39
Essex median daily rate £520 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.46% +46.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £364 £309 £220
90th Percentile £600 £600 £475
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 10
Essex median hourly rate £40.50 £42.00 £31.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +32.49% -15.97%
10th Percentile £25.31 £35.00 £29.85
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £36.40
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year - -4.49% +11.25%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +18 19 £500 -8.00%
GitLab
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 19 (76.00%) Ansible
2 18 (72.00%) Java
3 17 (68.00%) ITIL
3 17 (68.00%) JIRA
3 17 (68.00%) DevOps
4 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (60.00%) Deployment Automation
6 14 (56.00%) Ruby
6 14 (56.00%) Linux
6 14 (56.00%) Perl
6 14 (56.00%) Python
6 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
6 14 (56.00%) Jenkins
7 13 (52.00%) GitHub
7 13 (52.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (52.00%) Atlassian
7 13 (52.00%) Configuration Management
8 12 (48.00%) Software Delivery
9 11 (44.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 10 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
11 9 (36.00%) C
12 7 (28.00%) Open Source
12 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
13 6 (24.00%) Server Hardening
14 5 (20.00%) git-flow
14 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 5 (20.00%) Scrum
14 5 (20.00%) Oracle
15 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL

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 4 (16.00%) Confluence
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) Jetty
3 1 (4.00%) Mongrel
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) Tuxedo
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) GitHub
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.00%) Google App Engine
3 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) IPsec
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) JIRA
2 14 (56.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.00%) git-flow
4 4 (16.00%) Maven
5 1 (4.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Java EE
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) DevOps
1 17 (68.00%) ITIL
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) Deployment Automation
4 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
5 13 (52.00%) Configuration Management
6 12 (48.00%) Software Delivery
7 11 (44.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 10 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
9 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (28.00%) Open Source
10 6 (24.00%) Server Hardening
11 5 (20.00%) Scrum
12 3 (12.00%) Service Management
13 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
14 1 (4.00%) Microservices
14 1 (4.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) Perl
2 14 (56.00%) Python
2 14 (56.00%) Ruby
3 9 (36.00%) C
4 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (76.00%) Ansible
2 4 (16.00%) Terraform
3 3 (12.00%) Puppet
4 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.00%) Consul
5 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Atlassian
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) VMware