Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 21 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
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 101 108
Rank change year-on-year +61 +7 +2
Contract jobs citing GitLab 72 2 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.41% 0.17% 1.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.11% 0.96% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 2 28
North East median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -4.04%
10th Percentile £375 £425 £259
90th Percentile £550 £475 £500
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North East median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England 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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 341 209 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 25.60% 17.46% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 157 292
North East median daily rate £450 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +14.86% -12.43%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £273
90th Percentile £563 £638 £494
England median daily rate £488 £470 £435
% change year-on-year +3.72% +8.05% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
North East median hourly rate £31.75 £45.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.44% +78.22% +87.04%
10th Percentile £27.58 £39.75 £24.23
90th Percentile £34.53 £48.80 £26.48
England median hourly rate £42.75 £43.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +7.41% +1.25%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing GitLab as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in the North East

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitLab in the North East

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in the North East over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in the North East

GitLab
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Tyne and Wear +58 71 £500 +11.11% 2
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 North East region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 50 (69.44%) Puppet
2 45 (62.50%) DevOps
3 42 (58.33%) Terraform
4 40 (55.56%) Linux
5 39 (54.17%) Ansible
5 39 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
6 37 (51.39%) Docker
7 33 (45.83%) Jenkins
7 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (44.44%) JIRA
9 30 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (36.11%) Git (software)
11 25 (34.72%) Kubernetes
12 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
12 24 (33.33%) Red Hat
13 23 (31.94%) Microsoft Azure
14 22 (30.56%) Active Directory
15 20 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (26.39%) Oracle
16 19 (26.39%) CentOS
17 18 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
17 18 (25.00%) Java
17 18 (25.00%) Python
18 17 (23.61%) Sonatype Nexus
18 17 (23.61%) Confluence
18 17 (23.61%) Opscode Chef
19 16 (22.22%) Artifactory
19 16 (22.22%) Open Source
19 16 (22.22%) Web Services
19 16 (22.22%) Security Cleared

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (23.61%) Confluence
2 11 (15.28%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.78%) Documentum
6 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (31.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (20.83%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (18.06%) Amazon S3
6 7 (9.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (9.72%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (8.33%) Route 53
7 6 (8.33%) Slack
7 6 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (5.56%) IaaS
9 3 (4.17%) GitHub
9 3 (4.17%) PaaS
9 3 (4.17%) SaaS
10 1 (1.39%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) Network Security
2 6 (8.33%) HTTP
3 2 (2.78%) DHCP
3 2 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (1.39%) BGP
4 1 (1.39%) Firewall
4 1 (1.39%) NAS
4 1 (1.39%) OSPF
4 1 (1.39%) SAN
4 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.33%) MySQL
4 3 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (4.17%) DB2
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (45.83%) Jenkins
2 32 (44.44%) JIRA
3 26 (36.11%) Git (software)
4 17 (23.61%) Sonatype Nexus
5 16 (22.22%) Artifactory
6 11 (15.28%) Maven
7 10 (13.89%) SonarQube
8 7 (9.72%) Cucumber
9 6 (8.33%) JUnit
9 6 (8.33%) Selenium
9 6 (8.33%) Subversion
10 4 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (4.17%) Bitbucket
11 3 (4.17%) Gradle
11 3 (4.17%) JMeter
General
1 1 (1.39%) Back Office
1 1 (1.39%) Electronics
1 1 (1.39%) Finance
1 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.39%) Marketing
1 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (51.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) AWS DevOps
2 13 (18.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (11.11%) Developer
3 8 (11.11%) JIRA Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Administrator
4 7 (9.72%) Java Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (8.33%) Server Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
7 4 (5.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Server Support
7 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.22%) Web Services
2 12 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (12.50%) Node.js
3 9 (12.50%) Spring Boot
4 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 6 (8.33%) HTML
4 6 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (8.33%) Spring
4 6 (8.33%) Zuul
5 5 (6.94%) CSS
5 5 (6.94%) Middleware
5 5 (6.94%) SOAP
6 4 (5.56%) JSON
6 4 (5.56%) JSP
6 4 (5.56%) REST
7 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.17%) hapi
7 3 (4.17%) HTML5
7 3 (4.17%) Java EE
7 3 (4.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Private Cloud
2 6 (8.33%) Clustering
2 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (55.56%) Linux
2 30 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (26.39%) CentOS
4 10 (13.89%) Unix
4 10 (13.89%) Windows
5 7 (9.72%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) DevOps
2 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (22.22%) Open Source
5 15 (20.83%) ITIL
6 13 (18.06%) Configuration Management
7 12 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 10 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (13.89%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (13.89%) Security Hardening
9 9 (12.50%) Microservices
9 9 (12.50%) Scrum
9 9 (12.50%) SIEM
10 8 (11.11%) Coaching
10 8 (11.11%) Communications Security
10 8 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (11.11%) Security Management
10 8 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.00%) Java
1 18 (25.00%) Python
2 15 (20.83%) SQL
3 12 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 10 (13.89%) Shell Script
5 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.78%) Java 8
8 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 15 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.78%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.39%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) QA
System Software
1 37 (51.39%) Docker
2 22 (30.56%) Active Directory
3 13 (18.06%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (15.28%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (15.28%) XenApp
4 11 (15.28%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 50 (69.44%) Puppet
2 42 (58.33%) Terraform
3 39 (54.17%) Ansible
4 25 (34.72%) Kubernetes
5 17 (23.61%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (19.44%) vMotion
7 11 (15.28%) SCCM
7 11 (15.28%) SCOM
7 11 (15.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 11 (15.28%) vCenter Server
8 6 (8.33%) Consul
8 6 (8.33%) Grafana
8 6 (8.33%) Packer
8 6 (8.33%) Prometheus
8 6 (8.33%) Rancher
9 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 24 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 19 (26.39%) Oracle
3 15 (20.83%) VMware
4 14 (19.44%) HP
5 13 (18.06%) Black Duck
6 12 (16.67%) BMC
6 12 (16.67%) EMC
7 11 (15.28%) 3PAR
8 8 (11.11%) Dynatrace
9 2 (2.78%) Pega
10 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.39%) SAP