Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 January 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 84 101
Rank change year-on-year +57 +17 +2
Contract jobs citing GitLab 70 2 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.95% 0.23% 2.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.29% 1.23% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 2 27
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -5.47%
10th Percentile £379 £425 £254
90th Percentile £550 £475 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 239 163 383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.13% 18.38% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 134 269
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £475 £465 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% +24.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £566 £662 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £455 £370
% change year-on-year -1.10% +22.97% -12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £35.00 £45.83 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.63% +81.50% +44.29%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.75 £45.83 £25.25
% change year-on-year -30.72% +81.50% +44.29%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing GitLab as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in Newcastle upon Tyne

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitLab in Newcastle upon Tyne

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 49 (70.00%) Puppet
2 44 (62.86%) DevOps
3 42 (60.00%) Terraform
4 38 (54.29%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (54.29%) Ansible
4 38 (54.29%) Linux
5 37 (52.86%) Docker
6 33 (47.14%) Jenkins
6 33 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (45.71%) JIRA
8 29 (41.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (37.14%) Git (software)
10 25 (35.71%) Kubernetes
11 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
12 23 (32.86%) Red Hat
12 23 (32.86%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (30.00%) Active Directory
14 20 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (27.14%) CentOS
16 18 (25.71%) AWS CloudFormation
16 18 (25.71%) Python
16 18 (25.71%) Java
17 17 (24.29%) Oracle
17 17 (24.29%) Confluence
17 17 (24.29%) Opscode Chef
18 16 (22.86%) Sonatype Nexus
18 16 (22.86%) Web Services
19 15 (21.43%) SQL
19 15 (21.43%) ITIL
19 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 17 (24.29%) Confluence
2 10 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.86%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.86%) Documentum
6 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 38 (54.29%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (32.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (25.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (18.57%) Amazon S3
6 7 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (8.57%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (8.57%) Route 53
7 6 (8.57%) Slack
7 6 (8.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (4.29%) GitHub
8 3 (4.29%) IaaS
9 2 (2.86%) PaaS
9 2 (2.86%) SaaS
10 1 (1.43%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) Network Security
2 6 (8.57%) HTTP
3 2 (2.86%) DHCP
3 2 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (1.43%) BGP
4 1 (1.43%) Firewall
4 1 (1.43%) NAS
4 1 (1.43%) OSPF
4 1 (1.43%) SAN
4 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.57%) MySQL
4 3 (4.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (4.29%) DB2
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (47.14%) Jenkins
2 32 (45.71%) JIRA
3 26 (37.14%) Git (software)
4 16 (22.86%) Sonatype Nexus
5 15 (21.43%) Artifactory
6 11 (15.71%) Maven
7 10 (14.29%) SonarQube
8 7 (10.00%) Cucumber
9 6 (8.57%) JUnit
9 6 (8.57%) Selenium
9 6 (8.57%) Subversion
10 4 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (4.29%) Bitbucket
11 3 (4.29%) Gradle
11 3 (4.29%) JMeter
General
1 1 (1.43%) Back Office
1 1 (1.43%) Electronics
1 1 (1.43%) Finance
1 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.43%) Marketing
1 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (52.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (18.57%) AWS DevOps
2 13 (18.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 13 (18.57%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Developer
3 8 (11.43%) JIRA Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Administrator
4 7 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (8.57%) Server Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Azure DevOps
6 4 (5.71%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (5.71%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Server Support
7 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.86%) Web Services
2 12 (17.14%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (12.86%) Node.js
3 9 (12.86%) Spring Boot
4 6 (8.57%) Hibernate
4 6 (8.57%) HTML
4 6 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (8.57%) Spring
4 6 (8.57%) Zuul
5 5 (7.14%) CSS
5 5 (7.14%) Middleware
5 5 (7.14%) SOAP
6 4 (5.71%) JSON
6 4 (5.71%) JSP
6 4 (5.71%) REST
7 3 (4.29%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.29%) hapi
7 3 (4.29%) HTML5
7 3 (4.29%) Java EE
7 3 (4.29%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Private Cloud
2 6 (8.57%) Clustering
2 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) User Experience
4 2 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (54.29%) Linux
2 29 (41.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (27.14%) CentOS
4 10 (14.29%) Unix
5 8 (11.43%) Windows
6 7 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) DevOps
2 33 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (21.43%) ITIL
4 15 (21.43%) Open Source
5 13 (18.57%) Configuration Management
6 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
7 10 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (14.29%) Security Hardening
8 9 (12.86%) Microservices
8 9 (12.86%) Scrum
8 9 (12.86%) SIEM
9 8 (11.43%) Coaching
9 8 (11.43%) Communications Security
9 8 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (11.43%) Security Management
9 8 (11.43%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.71%) Java
1 18 (25.71%) Python
2 15 (21.43%) SQL
3 12 (17.14%) Bash Shell
4 10 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.86%) Java 8
8 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.86%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) QA
System Software
1 37 (52.86%) Docker
2 21 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (18.57%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (14.29%) XenApp
4 10 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 49 (70.00%) Puppet
2 42 (60.00%) Terraform
3 38 (54.29%) Ansible
4 25 (35.71%) Kubernetes
5 17 (24.29%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (18.57%) vMotion
7 10 (14.29%) SCCM
7 10 (14.29%) SCOM
7 10 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (14.29%) vCenter Server
8 6 (8.57%) Consul
8 6 (8.57%) Grafana
8 6 (8.57%) Packer
8 6 (8.57%) Prometheus
8 6 (8.57%) Rancher
9 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 23 (32.86%) Red Hat
3 17 (24.29%) Oracle
4 15 (21.43%) VMware
5 13 (18.57%) Black Duck
5 13 (18.57%) HP
6 11 (15.71%) BMC
6 11 (15.71%) EMC
7 10 (14.29%) 3PAR
8 8 (11.43%) Dynatrace
9 2 (2.86%) Pega
10 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.43%) SAP