Period
to 15 July 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 15 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.

GitLab
England > South East
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 321 303 382
Rank change year-on-year -18 +79 -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 70 60 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.41% 0.37% 0.075%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.20% 2.31% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 5
South East median daily rate £525 £364 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.33% -6.13% -
10th Percentile £343 £324 £338
90th Percentile £675 £499 £425
England median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +32.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year -23.08% - -

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 3,179 2,595 2,619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.60% 16.19% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,948 1,554 1,658
South East median daily rate £443 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.26% +1.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £575 £544 £526
England median daily rate £475 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 89 88
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +18.42%
10th Percentile £35.00 £15.00 £30.13
90th Percentile £60.73 £74.34 £59.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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 15 July 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 15 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
Thames Valley -24 51 £375 +1.35% 6
Buckinghamshire -6 38 £338 -7.53% 3
Berkshire 0 8 £375 +3.45%
Hampshire - 7 £650 - 6
Oxfordshire +5 5 £538 +13.16% 3
West Sussex -4 4 £575 +64.29%
Surrey -25 4 £550 +38.80%
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 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%) Jenkins
2 43 (61.43%) Git (software)
3 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (34.29%) Linux
4 24 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (32.86%) Test Automation
5 23 (32.86%) Java
6 21 (30.00%) Python
6 21 (30.00%) JIRA
7 20 (28.57%) DevOps
8 18 (25.71%) Ansible
8 18 (25.71%) Banking
9 17 (24.29%) Finance
10 16 (22.86%) Unix
11 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (21.43%) OpenShift
12 14 (20.00%) Node.js
12 14 (20.00%) Scrum
12 14 (20.00%) SOAP
13 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
13 13 (18.57%) QA
13 13 (18.57%) MongoDB
13 13 (18.57%) AngularJS
14 11 (15.71%) Build Automation
14 11 (15.71%) Dependency Management
14 11 (15.71%) Oracle
15 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
15 10 (14.29%) Web Services
15 10 (14.29%) MySQL
15 10 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner

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 9 (12.86%) Confluence
2 7 (10.00%) OpenStack
3 5 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (7.14%) IIS
3 5 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.71%) nginx
4 4 (5.71%) Tuxedo
5 3 (4.29%) Apache Spark
5 3 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.86%) SAS
7 1 (1.43%) AquaLogic
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (21.43%) OpenShift
3 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (11.43%) npm
5 5 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (7.14%) Serverless
6 4 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (5.71%) Amazon S3
6 4 (5.71%) AWS Fargate
6 4 (5.71%) GitHub
7 3 (4.29%) PaaS
8 1 (1.43%) Heroku
8 1 (1.43%) IaaS
8 1 (1.43%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (2.86%) DNS
2 2 (2.86%) NAS
2 2 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (1.43%) FTP
3 1 (1.43%) HTTP
3 1 (1.43%) Internet
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) MongoDB
2 10 (14.29%) MySQL
3 8 (11.43%) Hadoop
4 6 (8.57%) Apache Hive
4 6 (8.57%) Big Data
4 6 (8.57%) Impala
5 5 (7.14%) DB2
6 4 (5.71%) NuoDB
6 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.29%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 44 (62.86%) Jenkins
2 43 (61.43%) Git (software)
3 21 (30.00%) JIRA
4 10 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
4 10 (14.29%) Mocha
4 10 (14.29%) Protractor
5 8 (11.43%) Artifactory
5 8 (11.43%) Selenium
6 7 (10.00%) SoapUI
6 7 (10.00%) Zephyr
7 5 (7.14%) git-flow
8 4 (5.71%) Maven
9 1 (1.43%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.43%) Geb
9 1 (1.43%) Gradle
9 1 (1.43%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.43%) Spock
9 1 (1.43%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 18 (25.71%) Banking
2 17 (24.29%) Finance
3 5 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Publishing
5 1 (1.43%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Developer
2 13 (18.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (8.57%) Java Developer
4 5 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
4 5 (7.14%) Junior
4 5 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) AWS Developer
5 4 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (5.71%) Junior Project Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Tester
6 3 (4.29%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Implementation Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Project Implementation Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Release Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Senior Quality Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) Node.js
1 14 (20.00%) SOAP
2 13 (18.57%) AngularJS
3 10 (14.29%) Chai
3 10 (14.29%) Web Services
4 9 (12.86%) RESTful
5 6 (8.57%) Spring
5 6 (8.57%) Spring Boot
6 5 (7.14%) REST
7 4 (5.71%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (5.71%) HTML
8 3 (4.29%) CSS
8 3 (4.29%) Kafka
8 3 (4.29%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 2 (2.86%) Android SDK
9 2 (2.86%) J2EE
9 2 (2.86%) jQuery
9 2 (2.86%) OAuth
9 2 (2.86%) Spring Security
10 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Linux
2 16 (22.86%) Unix
3 7 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.57%) Solaris
5 5 (7.14%) zOS
6 3 (4.29%) CoreOS
7 2 (2.86%) Android
7 2 (2.86%) Windows
8 1 (1.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.86%) Test Automation
3 20 (28.57%) DevOps
4 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (20.00%) Scrum
6 11 (15.71%) Build Automation
6 11 (15.71%) Dependency Management
7 9 (12.86%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.86%) Process Improvement
8 8 (11.43%) Workflow
9 7 (10.00%) Project Management
9 7 (10.00%) Release Management
9 7 (10.00%) TDD
10 6 (8.57%) Performance Testing
10 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (7.14%) Functional Testing
11 5 (7.14%) Kanban
11 5 (7.14%) Open Source
11 5 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.86%) Java
2 21 (30.00%) Python
3 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.86%) SQL
5 8 (11.43%) Ruby
6 7 (10.00%) Groovy
7 6 (8.57%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.29%) R
8 3 (4.29%) Scala
9 2 (2.86%) Perl
10 1 (1.43%) ES6
10 1 (1.43%) Go
10 1 (1.43%) Java 8
10 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) APMG
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) QA
2 5 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.86%) HDFS
3 1 (1.43%) Ceph
3 1 (1.43%) etcd
3 1 (1.43%) flannel
3 1 (1.43%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.43%) SkyDNS
3 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (25.71%) Ansible
2 7 (10.00%) HP ALM
2 7 (10.00%) Terraform
3 5 (7.14%) Puppet
4 3 (4.29%) HAProxy
4 3 (4.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (4.29%) Kubernetes
4 3 (4.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (4.29%) Prometheus
4 3 (4.29%) Sysdig
5 2 (2.86%) Kibana
5 2 (2.86%) logstash
5 2 (2.86%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.43%) Graphite
6 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.43%) rkt
6 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Oracle
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.57%) Cloudera
4 4 (5.71%) IBM
5 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.86%) Google
6 2 (2.86%) Hortonworks
6 2 (2.86%) VMware
7 1 (1.43%) Apple
7 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.43%) Cadence
7 1 (1.43%) Planview
7 1 (1.43%) Wrike