Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 100 122
Rank change year-on-year +44 +22 -16
Contract jobs citing GitLab 50 3 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.00% 0.25% 1.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.97% 1.54% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 0 32
North East median daily rate £500 - £450
10th Percentile £375 - £327
90th Percentile £583 - £500
England median daily rate £525 £500 £481
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North East median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 313 195 468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 25.02% 15.94% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 134 319
North East median daily rate £425 £413 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +11.49% -4.52%
10th Percentile £306 £280 £250
90th Percentile £556 £611 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 14
North East median hourly rate £31.75 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.44% +60.71% +107.41%
10th Percentile £27.58 £40.30 £26.33
90th Percentile £34.53 £48.66 £29.26
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.30%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +51 49 £500 - 6
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 40 (80.00%) Puppet
2 35 (70.00%) Linux
3 32 (64.00%) DevOps
4 30 (60.00%) Terraform
4 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (56.00%) Ansible
6 27 (54.00%) Jenkins
7 25 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (46.00%) CentOS
8 23 (46.00%) Amazon AWS
8 23 (46.00%) Docker
9 21 (42.00%) Sonatype Nexus
9 21 (42.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (36.00%) Open Source
10 18 (36.00%) Configuration Management
11 17 (34.00%) Red Hat
11 17 (34.00%) Elastic Stack
12 16 (32.00%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (32.00%) Amazon S3
13 15 (30.00%) JIRA
13 15 (30.00%) Black Duck
14 14 (28.00%) AWS CloudFormation
14 14 (28.00%) QA
14 14 (28.00%) Maven
14 14 (28.00%) ITIL
15 13 (26.00%) Java
15 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
15 13 (26.00%) Continuous Delivery
16 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
17 11 (22.00%) 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 8 (16.00%) Confluence
2 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.00%) JBoss
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Documentum
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 23 (46.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (32.00%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (32.00%) Amazon S3
3 14 (28.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (22.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (10.00%) Route 53
6 5 (10.00%) Slack
6 5 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (6.00%) IaaS
7 3 (6.00%) PaaS
7 3 (6.00%) SaaS
8 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
3 3 (6.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (54.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (42.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 15 (30.00%) JIRA
4 14 (28.00%) Maven
5 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (18.00%) SonarQube
7 6 (12.00%) Cucumber
7 6 (12.00%) JUnit
8 5 (10.00%) Artifactory
8 5 (10.00%) Selenium
9 4 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (8.00%) Subversion
9 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (6.00%) Bitbucket
10 3 (6.00%) Gradle
10 3 (6.00%) JMeter
General
1 2 (4.00%) Electronics
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
1 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.00%) Marketing
1 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (10.00%) Analyst
2 5 (10.00%) Developer
2 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Senior Server Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Server Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Server Support
3 4 (8.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (6.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Azure DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (22.00%) Spring Boot
3 8 (16.00%) Node.js
3 8 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (16.00%) Zuul
4 7 (14.00%) Web Services
5 5 (10.00%) Spring
6 4 (8.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.00%) CSS
7 3 (6.00%) hapi
7 3 (6.00%) HTML
7 3 (6.00%) JPA
7 3 (6.00%) JSON
7 3 (6.00%) REST
7 3 (6.00%) SOAP
7 3 (6.00%) Spring MVC
8 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.00%) HTML5
8 2 (4.00%) jQuery
8 2 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Private Cloud
2 6 (12.00%) Clustering
3 3 (6.00%) User Experience
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (70.00%) Linux
2 23 (46.00%) CentOS
3 21 (42.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (22.00%) Unix
5 7 (14.00%) Windows
6 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) DevOps
2 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (36.00%) Configuration Management
4 18 (36.00%) Open Source
5 14 (28.00%) ITIL
6 13 (26.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
7 11 (22.00%) Coaching
8 10 (20.00%) Business Development
8 10 (20.00%) Software Delivery
8 10 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 8 (16.00%) Microservices
9 8 (16.00%) Scrum
10 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
11 4 (8.00%) BDD
11 4 (8.00%) TDD
11 4 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) Java
2 11 (22.00%) Python
3 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.00%) SQL
6 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.00%) Java 8
7 2 (4.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) QA
System Software
1 23 (46.00%) Docker
2 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (8.00%) XenApp
5 4 (8.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (80.00%) Puppet
2 30 (60.00%) Terraform
3 28 (56.00%) Ansible
4 9 (18.00%) Kubernetes
4 9 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (16.00%) Consul
6 7 (14.00%) Grafana
6 7 (14.00%) Prometheus
6 7 (14.00%) vMotion
7 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (10.00%) Packer
7 5 (10.00%) Rancher
8 4 (8.00%) SCCM
8 4 (8.00%) SCOM
8 4 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (8.00%) vCenter Server
9 2 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Red Hat
2 15 (30.00%) Black Duck
3 11 (22.00%) Dynatrace
4 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.00%) Oracle
5 7 (14.00%) HP
5 7 (14.00%) VMware
6 4 (8.00%) 3PAR
6 4 (8.00%) BMC
6 4 (8.00%) EMC
7 2 (4.00%) Informatica
7 2 (4.00%) SAP
7 2 (4.00%) Splunk
8 1 (2.00%) Pega