Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 14 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 > South East
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 309 287 378
Rank change year-on-year -22 +91 -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 70 86 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.51% 0.060%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.14% 2.86% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 25 7
South East median daily rate £600 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £410 £339 £379
90th Percentile £673 £488 £430
England median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,272 3,003 2,520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.56% 17.78% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,023 1,827 1,533
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £315 £310 £290
90th Percentile £575 £570 £526
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 97 79
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £28.30 £26.00 £32.50
90th Percentile £59.63 £52.50 £59.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.30%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in the South East

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitLab in the South East

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in the South East over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in the South East

GitLab
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 14 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
Thames Valley -30 33 £600 +53.85% 6
Buckinghamshire -22 22 £360 -7.69%
Hampshire -9 14 £625 +31.58% 1
Surrey -8 13 £450 -2.70% 3
Oxfordshire +18 6 £600 +33.33% 3
Berkshire -3 5 £475 +26.67% 3
West Sussex -8 5 £525 +44.83% 2
Kent - 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 South East region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (54.29%) Git (software)
3 37 (52.86%) Jenkins
4 31 (44.29%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (40.00%) Docker
6 26 (37.14%) Ansible
6 26 (37.14%) Scrum
6 26 (37.14%) DevOps
7 24 (34.29%) Python
8 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (27.14%) Linux
10 18 (25.71%) Test Automation
11 17 (24.29%) Java
12 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
13 14 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (20.00%) Configuration Management
13 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 13 (18.57%) MongoDB
14 13 (18.57%) GitHub
15 12 (17.14%) JIRA
15 12 (17.14%) Confluence
15 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
15 12 (17.14%) Kubernetes
15 12 (17.14%) Terraform
16 11 (15.71%) TDD
16 11 (15.71%) Cucumber
17 10 (14.29%) BDD
17 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
17 10 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
17 10 (14.29%) Serverless

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 12 (17.14%) Confluence
2 6 (8.57%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 5 (7.14%) Tuxedo
4 2 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.86%) nginx
4 2 (2.86%) SAS
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.43%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 31 (44.29%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (18.57%) GitHub
4 10 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (14.29%) Serverless
5 9 (12.86%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (10.00%) Amazon S3
6 7 (10.00%) AWS Fargate
6 7 (10.00%) OpenShift
6 7 (10.00%) PaaS
7 5 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (7.14%) BrowserStack
8 4 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (5.71%) Office 365
9 3 (4.29%) npm
9 3 (4.29%) Slack
9 3 (4.29%) Trello
10 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (2.86%) IaaS
10 2 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Internet
1 4 (5.71%) Network Security
2 2 (2.86%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) NAS
3 1 (1.43%) DSL
3 1 (1.43%) HTTP
3 1 (1.43%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.71%) NuoDB
4 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.29%) Redis
4 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.86%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.86%) Big Data
5 2 (2.86%) Impala
5 2 (2.86%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.43%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.43%) DB2
6 1 (1.43%) HBase
6 1 (1.43%) InfluxDB
6 1 (1.43%) MS Access
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (54.29%) Git (software)
2 37 (52.86%) Jenkins
3 12 (17.14%) JIRA
4 11 (15.71%) Cucumber
5 9 (12.86%) Selenium
6 8 (11.43%) Artifactory
7 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (8.57%) SonarQube
8 6 (8.57%) WebDriver
9 5 (7.14%) git-flow
9 5 (7.14%) JMeter
9 5 (7.14%) SoapUI
10 4 (5.71%) JUnit
10 4 (5.71%) Maven
11 3 (4.29%) Mocha
12 2 (2.86%) Appium
12 2 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (2.86%) Protractor
12 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
12 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.71%) Aerospace
3 4 (5.71%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Games
4 2 (2.86%) Law
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Billing
5 1 (1.43%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Developer
2 13 (18.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
4 6 (8.57%) Architect
4 6 (8.57%) Automation Tester
4 6 (8.57%) AWS Developer
4 6 (8.57%) Release Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Tester
5 5 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Android Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Information Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Information Security Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Security Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.29%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (4.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) Vue.js
2 6 (8.57%) AngularJS
2 6 (8.57%) Gherkin
2 6 (8.57%) Node.js
3 4 (5.71%) CSS
3 4 (5.71%) OAuth
3 4 (5.71%) OAuth2
3 4 (5.71%) SAML
4 3 (4.29%) Spring
5 2 (2.86%) Android SDK
5 2 (2.86%) Apache Camel
5 2 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (2.86%) Kafka
5 2 (2.86%) React
5 2 (2.86%) React Native
5 2 (2.86%) REST
5 2 (2.86%) RESTful
5 2 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.86%) Spring Boot
5 2 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (5.71%) PKI
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) User Experience
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.86%) PMI
5 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.43%) Social Media
5 1 (1.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.14%) Linux
2 9 (12.86%) Unix
3 8 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.14%) Windows
5 4 (5.71%) Android
6 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.86%) CoreOS
6 2 (2.86%) Solaris
6 2 (2.86%) VMS
7 1 (1.43%) AIX
7 1 (1.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (37.14%) DevOps
2 26 (37.14%) Scrum
3 18 (25.71%) Test Automation
4 14 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 14 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (15.71%) TDD
6 10 (14.29%) BDD
7 9 (12.86%) User Stories
8 8 (11.43%) Open Source
8 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.00%) Defect Management
9 7 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 7 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 6 (8.57%) Kanban
10 6 (8.57%) Release Management
10 6 (8.57%) SDLC
11 5 (7.14%) ATDD
11 5 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (7.14%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.29%) Python
2 17 (24.29%) Java
3 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.00%) Ruby
4 7 (10.00%) SQL
5 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.71%) Go
6 2 (2.86%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.86%) ES6
6 2 (2.86%) Perl
6 2 (2.86%) R
6 2 (2.86%) Scala
7 1 (1.43%) C#
7 1 (1.43%) Groovy
7 1 (1.43%) Java 8
7 1 (1.43%) VB
7 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.86%) Degree
4 4 (5.71%) CEH
4 4 (5.71%) CISM
4 4 (5.71%) CISSP
4 4 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.86%) Master's Degree
6 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.86%) PMP
7 1 (1.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) QA
2 6 (8.57%) GDPR
3 1 (1.43%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (40.00%) Docker
2 4 (5.71%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (4.29%) HDFS
4 2 (2.86%) Ceph
4 2 (2.86%) etcd
4 2 (2.86%) flannel
4 2 (2.86%) GlusterFS
4 2 (2.86%) KVM
4 2 (2.86%) SkyDNS
4 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.86%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 26 (37.14%) Ansible
2 12 (17.14%) Kubernetes
2 12 (17.14%) Terraform
3 7 (10.00%) Puppet
4 4 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.86%) Graphite
5 2 (2.86%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (2.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (2.86%) Prometheus
5 2 (2.86%) rkt
5 2 (2.86%) Rundeck
5 2 (2.86%) Sysdig
6 1 (1.43%) Grafana
6 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Oracle
3 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.29%) VMware
5 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.86%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.86%) IBM
5 2 (2.86%) Mirantis
5 2 (2.86%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.43%) Apple
6 1 (1.43%) Google
6 1 (1.43%) Splunk
6 1 (1.43%) Wrike