Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for gulp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited gulp over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 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.

gulp.js
England > North West
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 186 222
Rank change year-on-year +39 +36 -
Contract jobs citing gulp 61 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.08% 0.48% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.90% 3.04% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 31 8
North West median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £313 £270 £275
90th Percentile £450 £425 £473
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £23.87

gulp 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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1034 1019 1245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 18.28% 15.78% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 693 755
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £282 £293 £259
90th Percentile £550 £500 £525
England median daily rate £463 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +7.62% +4.18% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 26 53
North West median hourly rate £41.88 £40.63 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.08% +1.56% +17.65%
10th Percentile £36.89 £34.63 £30.75
90th Percentile £55.00 £44.38 £40.80
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +8.11%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing gulp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for gulp in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for gulp in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing gulp in the North West over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for gulp in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing gulp within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
Manchester +42 32 £375 +1.69% 8
Cheshire -3 20 £413 +6.45% 2
Merseyside +12 8 £415 +18.57% 6
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England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing gulp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for gulp.

1 56 (91.80%) JavaScript
1 56 (91.80%) CSS
2 46 (75.41%) HTML
3 44 (72.13%) Git (software)
4 43 (70.49%) HTML5
5 40 (65.57%) Sass
6 39 (63.93%) CSS3
7 36 (59.02%) Grunt
8 29 (47.54%) React
9 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (42.62%) Node.js
10 26 (42.62%) Front End Development
11 24 (39.34%) TDD
12 23 (37.70%) Unit Testing
12 23 (37.70%) AngularJS
13 21 (34.43%) .NET
14 19 (31.15%) CMS
15 18 (29.51%) PHP
16 17 (27.87%) Test Automation
17 16 (26.23%) Responsive Web Design
18 15 (24.59%) MVC
19 14 (22.95%) C#
19 14 (22.95%) jQuery
19 14 (22.95%) Redux
20 13 (21.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 13 (21.31%) Mocha
21 12 (19.67%) JSON
21 12 (19.67%) Scrum
21 12 (19.67%) ES6
21 12 (19.67%) webpack

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 19 (31.15%) CMS
2 10 (16.39%) WordPress
3 7 (11.48%) Drupal
4 5 (8.20%) Joomla!
5 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.56%) Umbraco
6 3 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (4.92%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.64%) EPiServer
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (13.11%) Photoshop
3 4 (6.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.92%) Magento
2 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) npm
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (3.28%) GitHub
3 1 (1.64%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) MySQL
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 44 (72.13%) Git (software)
2 36 (59.02%) Grunt
3 13 (21.31%) Mocha
4 12 (19.67%) webpack
5 10 (16.39%) SonarQube
6 8 (13.11%) Jasmine
7 6 (9.84%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (8.20%) Babel
8 5 (8.20%) TeamCity
8 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
9 4 (6.56%) Bitbucket
9 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
9 4 (6.56%) Mercurial
9 4 (6.56%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (4.92%) Bower
10 3 (4.92%) Selenium
10 3 (4.92%) Sinon.JS
11 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
11 2 (3.28%) ERwin
11 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
2 4 (6.56%) Marketing
3 3 (4.92%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.92%) Games
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (91.80%) Developer
2 22 (36.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (14.75%) UI Developer
4 8 (13.11%) .NET Developer
4 8 (13.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Web Developer
6 6 (9.84%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (4.92%) CRM Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Magento Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Umbraco Developer
9 1 (1.64%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (91.80%) CSS
2 46 (75.41%) HTML
3 43 (70.49%) HTML5
4 40 (65.57%) Sass
5 39 (63.93%) CSS3
6 29 (47.54%) React
7 26 (42.62%) Node.js
8 23 (37.70%) AngularJS
9 21 (34.43%) .NET
10 14 (22.95%) jQuery
10 14 (22.95%) Redux
11 13 (21.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (19.67%) JSON
13 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
14 10 (16.39%) Ajax
15 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (11.48%) Jest
15 7 (11.48%) Vue (Vue.js)
16 6 (9.84%) .NET Core
16 6 (9.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) User Experience
2 5 (8.20%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.28%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Unix
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (42.62%) Front End Development
3 24 (39.34%) TDD
4 23 (37.70%) Unit Testing
5 17 (27.87%) Test Automation
6 16 (26.23%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (24.59%) MVC
8 12 (19.67%) Scrum
9 10 (16.39%) Web Development
10 8 (13.11%) Performance Optimisation
10 8 (13.11%) Refactoring
11 6 (9.84%) Agile Project Management
11 6 (9.84%) BDD
11 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (9.84%) Kanban
11 6 (9.84%) Progressive Enhancement
11 6 (9.84%) Project Management
11 6 (9.84%) SMACSS
11 6 (9.84%) Web Design
12 5 (8.20%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 56 (91.80%) JavaScript
2 18 (29.51%) PHP
3 14 (22.95%) C#
4 12 (19.67%) ES6
5 6 (9.84%) ECMAScript
5 6 (9.84%) TypeScript
6 5 (8.20%) Python
7 3 (4.92%) Perl
8 2 (3.28%) SQL
8 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.64%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.64%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Perforce
2 5 (8.20%) Adobe
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.28%) Kony
4 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.64%) Capita
5 1 (1.64%) Zend