Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 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.

gulp.js
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 144 228
Rank change year-on-year -35 +84 +6
Contract jobs citing gulp 43 62 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.70% 1.09% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.45% 6.48% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 43 12
North West median daily rate £444 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.55% -9.38% +14.29%
10th Percentile £328 £283 £329
90th Percentile £700 £437 £475
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £150.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +400.00% +50.00% -40.63%

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 1,245 957 968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.24% 16.75% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 804 633 618
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £313 £273 £275
90th Percentile £559 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 67 39
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £41.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.64% - +3.75%
10th Percentile £27.50 £35.00 £26.83
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.30 £46.07
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 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
Manchester -29 26 £450 +27.66% 25
Lancashire -4 10 £454 +39.77%
Cheshire -14 6 £420 +12.00% 6
Merseyside +12 1 £238 -43.95%
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England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing gulp 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 West region with a requirement for gulp.

1 37 (86.05%) JavaScript
2 30 (69.77%) HTML
2 30 (69.77%) CSS
3 26 (60.47%) Git (software)
4 24 (55.81%) AngularJS
4 24 (55.81%) Grunt
5 23 (53.49%) Node.js
6 19 (44.19%) HTML5
7 17 (39.53%) TDD
7 17 (39.53%) React
8 15 (34.88%) jQuery
8 15 (34.88%) Java
8 15 (34.88%) Sass
9 14 (32.56%) Jenkins
9 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (27.91%) CSS3
10 12 (27.91%) DevOps
10 12 (27.91%) Front End Development
11 10 (23.26%) Redux
12 9 (20.93%) npm
12 9 (20.93%) Docker
12 9 (20.93%) Ajax
13 8 (18.60%) Maven
13 8 (18.60%) Scrum
13 8 (18.60%) Web Design
13 8 (18.60%) MVC
13 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (18.60%) Microservices
13 8 (18.60%) Vue.js
14 7 (16.28%) Sequelize

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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 7 (16.28%) CMS
2 6 (13.95%) Drupal
2 6 (13.95%) WordPress
3 5 (11.63%) Joomla!
4 4 (9.30%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (9.30%) Mongoose
4 4 (9.30%) nginx
5 3 (6.98%) Apache
5 3 (6.98%) Apache Solr
5 3 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.98%) JBoss
5 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
7 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Fireworks
1 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Magento
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) npm
2 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.30%) PaaS
4 3 (6.98%) SaaS
5 2 (4.65%) Yarn
6 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) MySQL
2 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (60.47%) Git (software)
2 24 (55.81%) Grunt
3 14 (32.56%) Jenkins
4 8 (18.60%) Maven
5 7 (16.28%) Bitbucket
5 7 (16.28%) Selenium
6 6 (13.95%) webpack
7 4 (9.30%) Artifactory
7 4 (9.30%) CircleCI
7 4 (9.30%) GitLab
7 4 (9.30%) Gradle
7 4 (9.30%) IBM UrbanCode
7 4 (9.30%) JIRA
7 4 (9.30%) SonarQube
7 4 (9.30%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (9.30%) Travis CI
8 3 (6.98%) CA Release Automation
8 3 (6.98%) JUnit
8 3 (6.98%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (6.98%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (11.63%) Marketing
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (20.93%) UI Developer
4 7 (16.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.63%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Backend Developer
6 2 (4.65%) React Developer
6 2 (4.65%) UI/UX Developer
6 2 (4.65%) UX Developer
7 1 (2.33%) CMS Developer
7 1 (2.33%) CRM Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (69.77%) CSS
1 30 (69.77%) HTML
2 24 (55.81%) AngularJS
3 23 (53.49%) Node.js
4 19 (44.19%) HTML5
5 17 (39.53%) React
6 15 (34.88%) jQuery
6 15 (34.88%) Sass
7 12 (27.91%) CSS3
8 10 (23.26%) Redux
9 9 (20.93%) Ajax
10 8 (18.60%) Vue.js
11 7 (16.28%) Express
11 7 (16.28%) Sequelize
12 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
12 6 (13.95%) Spring Boot
13 5 (11.63%) .NET
13 5 (11.63%) Semantic HTML
13 5 (11.63%) Spring
14 4 (9.30%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) User Experience
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) TDD
2 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.91%) DevOps
3 12 (27.91%) Front End Development
4 8 (18.60%) Microservices
4 8 (18.60%) MVC
4 8 (18.60%) Scrum
4 8 (18.60%) Web Design
5 7 (16.28%) OOP
5 7 (16.28%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (13.95%) Open Source
6 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (11.63%) Mobile First
8 4 (9.30%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 4 (9.30%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 4 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (6.98%) BDD
9 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 37 (86.05%) JavaScript
2 15 (34.88%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) PHP
3 7 (16.28%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) Groovy
5 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.98%) SQL
6 2 (4.65%) C#
7 1 (2.33%) ES6
7 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Docker
2 4 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.30%) Ansible
2 4 (9.30%) Puppet
3 3 (6.98%) logstash
4 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Ab Initio
3 2 (4.65%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 1 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle