Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 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
England > North East
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 88 122
Rank change year-on-year +10 +34 -12
Contract jobs citing GitLab 27 4 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.25% 0.33% 1.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.18% 2.15% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 31
North East median daily rate £500 - £450
10th Percentile £375 - £325
90th Percentile £600 - £500
England median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £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 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 294 186 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 24.46% 15.27% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 126 326
North East median daily rate £400 £380 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.19% -3.67%
10th Percentile £299 £285 £246
90th Percentile £550 £575 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 15
North East median hourly rate £35.50 £45.83 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.54% +63.68% +107.41%
10th Percentile £28.20 £39.75 £26.35
90th Percentile £42.40 £49.00 £32.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 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
Tyne and Wear +18 26 £513 - 6
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 North East region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 21 (77.78%) Puppet
2 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 20 (74.07%) DevOps
3 16 (59.26%) Ansible
3 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (48.15%) Terraform
6 12 (44.44%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 12 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (44.44%) ITIL
7 11 (40.74%) CentOS
7 11 (40.74%) Docker
8 10 (37.04%) Elastic Stack
8 10 (37.04%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
9 9 (33.33%) Unix
9 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
9 9 (33.33%) QA
10 8 (29.63%) Maven
10 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
10 8 (29.63%) Open Source
10 8 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (29.63%) Amazon S3
10 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
10 8 (29.63%) Private Cloud
10 8 (29.63%) Dynatrace
10 8 (29.63%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (29.63%) Amazon CloudWatch

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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Documentum
3 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (29.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 8 (29.63%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (29.63%) Amazon S3
2 8 (29.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (11.11%) IaaS
4 3 (11.11%) PaaS
4 3 (11.11%) SaaS
5 1 (3.70%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (3.70%) GitHub
5 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Linode
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) DataStage
4 1 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 12 (44.44%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (29.63%) Maven
3 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
4 4 (14.81%) Artifactory
4 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
4 4 (14.81%) JIRA
4 4 (14.81%) JUnit
4 4 (14.81%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (14.81%) SonarQube
4 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (11.11%) JMeter
5 3 (11.11%) Selenium
6 1 (3.70%) Subversion
6 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (7.41%) Electronics
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Server Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Server Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Server Support
3 4 (14.81%) Server Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (22.22%) Spring Boot
2 6 (22.22%) Zuul
3 3 (11.11%) hapi
3 3 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.70%) LAMP
4 1 (3.70%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Private Cloud
2 5 (18.52%) Clustering
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) NHS
5 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (40.74%) CentOS
4 9 (33.33%) Unix
5 7 (25.93%) Windows
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) DevOps
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (44.44%) ITIL
5 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
5 10 (37.04%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (29.63%) Open Source
7 7 (25.93%) Software Delivery
7 7 (25.93%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (18.52%) Coaching
9 4 (14.81%) Business Development
9 4 (14.81%) Scrum
9 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
10 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (11.11%) OWASP
10 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Jython
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Docker
2 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (14.81%) XenApp
4 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
5 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (77.78%) Puppet
2 16 (59.26%) Ansible
3 13 (48.15%) Terraform
4 6 (22.22%) Consul
4 6 (22.22%) vMotion
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (14.81%) SCCM
6 4 (14.81%) SCOM
6 4 (14.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (14.81%) vCenter Server
7 2 (7.41%) Grafana
7 2 (7.41%) Prometheus
7 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
8 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
8 1 (3.70%) Nagios
8 1 (3.70%) OpenNMS
8 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 8 (29.63%) Dynatrace
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle
4 6 (22.22%) HP
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) VMware
5 4 (14.81%) 3PAR
5 4 (14.81%) Black Duck
5 4 (14.81%) BMC
5 4 (14.81%) EMC
6 2 (7.41%) Informatica
6 2 (7.41%) SAP
6 2 (7.41%) Splunk
7 1 (3.70%) Google
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Pega
7 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.70%) SaltStack