Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 12 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.50% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate £600 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +50.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 130 106 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 32.42% 19.56% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 74 57
Kent median daily rate £418 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £281 £323 £278
90th Percentile £488 £525 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Kent median hourly rate £36.88 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.06% - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% -3.53%

For the 6 months to 12 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 Kent region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) VMS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) SaltStack
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SaltStack