Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 August 2019 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 329 347 476
Rank change year-on-year +18 +129 +56
Contract jobs citing GitLab 275 306 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.67% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.55% 3.03% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 219 94
London median daily rate £550 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £436 £313 £363
90th Percentile £675 £677 £613
England median daily rate £528 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +0.48% +5.00% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
London median hourly rate - - £32.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £32.50

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7,748 10,106 8,206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.36% 22.03% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,482 7,515 6,086
London median daily rate £520 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £339
90th Percentile £675 £648 £625
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 25 33
London median hourly rate £44.92 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.19% +38.46% -25.29%
10th Percentile £20.05 £17.00 £21.22
90th Percentile £58.60 £165.00 £53.90
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -2.83%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in London

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitLab in London

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in London over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in London

GitLab
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the London region over the 6 months to 17 August 2019. 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
Central London -39 27 £583 +5.91% 23
South London -17 23 £563 +7.24% 7
West London +16 3 £750 +50.00% 9
East London +8 2 - - 2
North London - 1 - - 1
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 193 (70.18%) DevOps
2 184 (66.91%) Kubernetes
3 177 (64.36%) Jenkins
4 176 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
5 162 (58.91%) Terraform
6 158 (57.45%) Docker
7 144 (52.36%) Java
8 138 (50.18%) Agile Software Development
9 128 (46.55%) Ansible
10 102 (37.09%) JavaScript
11 101 (36.73%) Artifactory
12 94 (34.18%) Finance
13 93 (33.82%) Git (software)
14 90 (32.73%) Web Services
15 87 (31.64%) Python
16 85 (30.91%) Microservices
17 82 (29.82%) Continuous Integration
18 81 (29.45%) Amazon S3
18 81 (29.45%) Serverless
19 79 (28.73%) Software Engineering
20 78 (28.36%) Amazon SQS
21 77 (28.00%) Linux
22 75 (27.27%) AWS Lambda
23 70 (25.45%) J2EE
24 69 (25.09%) JIRA
25 66 (24.00%) AngularJS
25 66 (24.00%) GitHub
26 65 (23.64%) Amazon EC2
27 61 (22.18%) Node.js
28 59 (21.45%) Amazon RDS

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 36 (13.09%) Confluence
2 23 (8.36%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (5.09%) Apache Spark
4 11 (4.00%) nginx
5 10 (3.64%) Apache
6 8 (2.91%) Apache Airflow
7 5 (1.82%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.09%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.73%) CMS
10 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.36%) Documentum
11 1 (0.36%) Drupal
11 1 (0.36%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.73%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 176 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (29.45%) Amazon S3
2 81 (29.45%) Serverless
3 78 (28.36%) Amazon SQS
4 75 (27.27%) AWS Lambda
5 66 (24.00%) GitHub
6 65 (23.64%) Amazon EC2
7 55 (20.00%) OpenShift
8 47 (17.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 41 (14.91%) AWS CloudFormation
10 39 (14.18%) Microsoft Azure
11 32 (11.64%) Amazon ECS
12 31 (11.27%) Google Cloud Platform
13 20 (7.27%) AWS Fargate
14 16 (5.82%) Amazon Kinesis
15 15 (5.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 13 (4.73%) Apigee
17 11 (4.00%) Datadog
17 11 (4.00%) npm
18 9 (3.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.00%) DNS
1 11 (4.00%) HTTP
2 8 (2.91%) Firewall
2 8 (2.91%) SSL
2 8 (2.91%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.55%) FTP
4 5 (1.82%) VPN
5 2 (0.73%) Internet
5 2 (0.73%) VLAN
6 1 (0.36%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.36%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (21.45%) Amazon RDS
2 50 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift
3 42 (15.27%) NoSQL
4 36 (13.09%) Big Data
5 23 (8.36%) Amazon Athena
5 23 (8.36%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (7.64%) MongoDB
7 19 (6.91%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (6.55%) Redis
9 11 (4.00%) InfluxDB
10 10 (3.64%) Hadoop
11 9 (3.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (2.18%) MySQL
13 5 (1.82%) Amazon Aurora
13 5 (1.82%) HBase
14 4 (1.45%) BigQuery
14 4 (1.45%) Relational Database
15 3 (1.09%) Apache Hive
16 2 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
16 2 (0.73%) Presto
Development Applications
1 177 (64.36%) Jenkins
2 101 (36.73%) Artifactory
3 93 (33.82%) Git (software)
4 69 (25.09%) JIRA
5 50 (18.18%) Bitbucket
6 41 (14.91%) Travis CI
7 35 (12.73%) CircleCI
8 32 (11.64%) SonarQube
9 25 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 25 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
10 16 (5.82%) Maven
11 14 (5.09%) Cucumber
11 14 (5.09%) Selenium
12 13 (4.73%) gulp
12 13 (4.73%) Jasmine
13 12 (4.36%) Visual Studio Team System
13 12 (4.36%) webpack
14 11 (4.00%) Gradle
14 11 (4.00%) JUnit
15 10 (3.64%) Gatling
General
1 94 (34.18%) Finance
2 12 (4.36%) Retail
3 11 (4.00%) Banking
4 8 (2.91%) Financial Institution
5 7 (2.55%) Games
6 6 (2.18%) Marketing
7 3 (1.09%) Front Office
7 3 (1.09%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.73%) Advertising
8 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (41.82%) Developer
2 78 (28.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 74 (26.91%) AWS Engineer
4 54 (19.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 49 (17.82%) Angular Developer
6 44 (16.00%) AWS Developer
6 44 (16.00%) UI Developer
7 38 (13.82%) JavaScript Engineer
7 38 (13.82%) UI Engineer
8 32 (11.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 28 (10.18%) Full Stack Developer
10 27 (9.82%) Data Engineer
11 23 (8.36%) Java Developer
12 22 (8.00%) AWS DevOps
13 21 (7.64%) Python Engineer
14 20 (7.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 17 (6.18%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 12 (4.36%) DevOps Developer
17 11 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
18 9 (3.27%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (32.73%) Web Services
2 70 (25.45%) J2EE
3 66 (24.00%) AngularJS
4 61 (22.18%) Node.js
5 43 (15.64%) Kafka
6 40 (14.55%) REST
7 38 (13.82%) CSS
8 36 (13.09%) HTML
8 36 (13.09%) React
8 36 (13.09%) Spring
9 34 (12.36%) HTML5
10 33 (12.00%) Elastic Stack
11 31 (11.27%) Spring Boot
12 23 (8.36%) Vue.js
13 19 (6.91%) Pandas
14 18 (6.55%) J2SE
14 18 (6.55%) PySpark
14 18 (6.55%) pytest
14 18 (6.55%) Swagger
15 17 (6.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.18%) Mobile App
2 13 (4.73%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (4.36%) Cloud Native
4 10 (3.64%) User Experience
4 10 (3.64%) Wiki
5 9 (3.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (2.91%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.09%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.73%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.73%) Online Games
11 2 (0.73%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.36%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.36%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 77 (28.00%) Linux
2 15 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 13 (4.73%) Android
4 10 (3.64%) Ubuntu
4 10 (3.64%) Unix
5 9 (3.27%) Windows
6 5 (1.82%) CoreOS
6 5 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.82%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.73%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (0.73%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.36%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (70.18%) DevOps
2 138 (50.18%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (30.91%) Microservices
4 82 (29.82%) Continuous Integration
5 79 (28.73%) Software Engineering
6 56 (20.36%) Open Source
7 54 (19.64%) Release Management
8 52 (18.91%) Deployment Automation
9 47 (17.09%) Asset Management
10 43 (15.64%) TDD
11 40 (14.55%) Infrastructure as Code
12 38 (13.82%) BDD
13 37 (13.45%) Front End Development
13 37 (13.45%) Scrum
14 36 (13.09%) Configuration Management
15 28 (10.18%) Machine Learning
16 27 (9.82%) Test Automation
17 21 (7.64%) Analytics
17 21 (7.64%) Kanban
18 20 (7.27%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 144 (52.36%) Java
2 102 (37.09%) JavaScript
3 87 (31.64%) Python
4 47 (17.09%) Bash Shell
5 30 (10.91%) SQL
6 24 (8.73%) TypeScript
7 23 (8.36%) ES6
8 22 (8.00%) Java 8
9 15 (5.45%) Go
9 15 (5.45%) Ruby
10 13 (4.73%) PowerShell
11 12 (4.36%) Scala
12 9 (3.27%) ES7
13 8 (2.91%) Shell Script
14 7 (2.55%) C#
15 5 (1.82%) Groovy
15 5 (1.82%) Kotlin
15 5 (1.82%) Perl
16 3 (1.09%) Apple Swift
16 3 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (17.09%) Security Cleared
2 41 (14.91%) SC Cleared
3 27 (9.82%) AWS Certification
4 5 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.09%) CCA
5 3 (1.09%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.73%) Degree
6 2 (0.73%) MCSA
6 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.09%) PSD2
2 2 (0.73%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) GDPR
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) WAI
System Software
1 158 (57.45%) Docker
2 5 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.82%) Squid
3 3 (1.09%) OpenAM
3 3 (1.09%) OpenDJ
4 1 (0.36%) HDFS
4 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 184 (66.91%) Kubernetes
2 162 (58.91%) Terraform
3 128 (46.55%) Ansible
4 50 (18.18%) Puppet
5 25 (9.09%) Consul
6 18 (6.55%) Grafana
7 17 (6.18%) Kibana
8 15 (5.45%) Graphite
8 15 (5.45%) Sysdig
8 15 (5.45%) ZABBIX
9 13 (4.73%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (4.36%) Docker Swarm
11 11 (4.00%) logstash
11 11 (4.00%) Packer
11 11 (4.00%) Prometheus
12 8 (2.91%) Salt
13 6 (2.18%) HAProxy
14 4 (1.45%) Istio
15 3 (1.09%) Rancher
15 3 (1.09%) rkt
Vendors
1 32 (11.64%) Atlassian
2 19 (6.91%) Google
3 17 (6.18%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.36%) SaltStack
4 12 (4.36%) ServiceNow
5 10 (3.64%) Splunk
6 7 (2.55%) IBM
7 6 (2.18%) Black Duck
7 6 (2.18%) Oracle
7 6 (2.18%) Sparx
8 5 (1.82%) Dynatrace
8 5 (1.82%) Sonatype
9 4 (1.45%) Adobe
10 3 (1.09%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.09%) ForgeRock
10 3 (1.09%) Hortonworks
10 3 (1.09%) New Relic
10 3 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.73%) Facebook
11 2 (0.73%) Twitter