Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 303 279 374
Rank change year-on-year -24 +95 -
Contract jobs citing GitLab 73 88 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.54% 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.37% 3.12% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 7
South East median daily rate £600 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £363 £323 £379
90th Percentile £650 £490 £430
England median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £32.50 -

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 3,082 2,820 2,634
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.63% 17.21% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,915 1,695 1,652
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £315 £305 £290
90th Percentile £575 £544 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 84 79
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £26.50 £28.75 £32.37
90th Percentile £53.75 £77.50 £59.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 46 £600 +53.85% 10
Buckinghamshire -15 36 £338 -13.46% 2
Hampshire - 13 £625 - 8
Oxfordshire +15 7 £600 +33.33% 7
Surrey -25 6 £400 -10.86%
West Sussex -1 5 £525 +44.83% 2
Berkshire -5 3 £398 +6.00% 1
Kent - 1 - -
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 46 (63.01%) Jenkins
2 42 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (56.16%) Git (software)
4 29 (39.73%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (32.88%) Scrum
6 23 (31.51%) Ansible
7 22 (30.14%) DevOps
7 22 (30.14%) Linux
8 20 (27.40%) Python
8 20 (27.40%) Test Automation
9 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (26.03%) Docker
10 18 (24.66%) JIRA
11 17 (23.29%) Finance
12 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
13 15 (20.55%) OpenShift
13 15 (20.55%) MongoDB
14 14 (19.18%) Confluence
14 14 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (19.18%) Java
14 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
14 14 (19.18%) Unix
15 13 (17.81%) Banking
15 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
15 13 (17.81%) Node.js
16 12 (16.44%) Oracle
16 12 (16.44%) Configuration Management
17 11 (15.07%) AngularJS
18 10 (13.70%) Build Automation
18 10 (13.70%) Dependency Management

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 14 (19.18%) Confluence
2 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.59%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.22%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (8.22%) IIS
3 6 (8.22%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.85%) Tuxedo
5 4 (5.48%) OpenStack
6 3 (4.11%) nginx
7 2 (2.74%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.74%) SAS
8 1 (1.37%) AquaLogic
8 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (8.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (39.73%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (20.55%) OpenShift
4 9 (12.33%) Amazon SQS
4 9 (12.33%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (12.33%) GitHub
4 9 (12.33%) Serverless
5 7 (9.59%) Amazon S3
5 7 (9.59%) AWS Fargate
5 7 (9.59%) npm
5 7 (9.59%) PaaS
6 5 (6.85%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (5.48%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (5.48%) Office 365
8 3 (4.11%) BrowserStack
9 2 (2.74%) Quay.io
10 1 (1.37%) Sauce Labs
10 1 (1.37%) Slack
10 1 (1.37%) Trello
10 1 (1.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) SAN
2 4 (5.48%) Network Security
3 2 (2.74%) Internet
3 2 (2.74%) NAS
4 1 (1.37%) DNS
4 1 (1.37%) Firewall
4 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) MongoDB
2 6 (8.22%) DB2
3 5 (6.85%) NuoDB
4 2 (2.74%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.74%) Impala
4 2 (2.74%) MySQL
4 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.37%) Big Data
5 1 (1.37%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.37%) MS Access
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (63.01%) Jenkins
2 41 (56.16%) Git (software)
3 18 (24.66%) JIRA
4 9 (12.33%) Mocha
5 8 (10.96%) Karma Test Runner
5 8 (10.96%) Protractor
6 7 (9.59%) Artifactory
7 6 (8.22%) Cucumber
7 6 (8.22%) Selenium
8 5 (6.85%) git-flow
9 4 (5.48%) SonarQube
9 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (5.48%) WebDriver
10 3 (4.11%) JMeter
10 3 (4.11%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.74%) JUnit
11 2 (2.74%) Maven
12 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
12 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.37%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
2 13 (17.81%) Banking
3 6 (8.22%) Financial Institution
3 6 (8.22%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.48%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.37%) Advertising
5 1 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Games
5 1 (1.37%) Law
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Developer
2 12 (16.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (13.70%) Cloud Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.22%) Automation Tester
5 6 (8.22%) AWS Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Release Manager
5 6 (8.22%) Tester
6 5 (6.85%) Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Implementation Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Implementation Project Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Information Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Information Security Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Junior
7 4 (5.48%) Junior Project Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Project Implementation Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.81%) Node.js
2 11 (15.07%) AngularJS
3 8 (10.96%) Chai
3 8 (10.96%) Vue.js
4 5 (6.85%) OAuth
5 4 (5.48%) Gherkin
5 4 (5.48%) OAuth2
5 4 (5.48%) RESTful
5 4 (5.48%) SAML
6 3 (4.11%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (2.74%) Android SDK
7 2 (2.74%) CSS
7 2 (2.74%) Jest
7 2 (2.74%) Spring
7 2 (2.74%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.74%) Spring Security
8 1 (1.37%) Enzyme
8 1 (1.37%) Middleware
8 1 (1.37%) SOAP
8 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Mainframe
2 5 (6.85%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.48%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.48%) PKI
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.74%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) PMI
5 1 (1.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.14%) Linux
2 14 (19.18%) Unix
3 8 (10.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (9.59%) Solaris
5 6 (8.22%) zOS
6 4 (5.48%) Windows
7 2 (2.74%) Android
7 2 (2.74%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.37%) AIX
8 1 (1.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.88%) Scrum
3 22 (30.14%) DevOps
4 20 (27.40%) Test Automation
5 14 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.44%) Configuration Management
7 10 (13.70%) Build Automation
7 10 (13.70%) Dependency Management
7 10 (13.70%) Release Management
8 9 (12.33%) Kanban
9 8 (10.96%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (10.96%) Performance Testing
10 7 (9.59%) Process Improvement
10 7 (9.59%) SDLC
10 7 (9.59%) Workflow
11 6 (8.22%) Matrix Organization
11 6 (8.22%) Open Source
11 6 (8.22%) Programme Delivery
11 6 (8.22%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (8.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) Python
2 14 (19.18%) Java
2 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.85%) SQL
4 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.11%) Ruby
6 2 (2.74%) Go
6 2 (2.74%) R
6 2 (2.74%) Scala
7 1 (1.37%) Perl
7 1 (1.37%) VB
7 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.22%) Degree
4 4 (5.48%) CEH
4 4 (5.48%) CISM
4 4 (5.48%) CISSP
5 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.37%) HND
6 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) QA
2 6 (8.22%) PMO
3 5 (6.85%) GDPR
4 4 (5.48%) GCP
System Software
1 19 (26.03%) Docker
2 4 (5.48%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (2.74%) Ceph
3 2 (2.74%) etcd
3 2 (2.74%) flannel
3 2 (2.74%) GlusterFS
3 2 (2.74%) HDFS
3 2 (2.74%) SkyDNS
4 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.37%) KVM
4 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.37%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (31.51%) Ansible
2 9 (12.33%) Terraform
3 6 (8.22%) Puppet
4 5 (6.85%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.74%) Graphite
5 2 (2.74%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.74%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (2.74%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.74%) Prometheus
5 2 (2.74%) rkt
5 2 (2.74%) Rundeck
5 2 (2.74%) Sysdig
6 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Oracle
3 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.48%) IBM
5 3 (4.11%) VMware
6 2 (2.74%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.74%) Google
7 1 (1.37%) Apigee
7 1 (1.37%) Apple
7 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.37%) Cadence
7 1 (1.37%) Mirantis
7 1 (1.37%) Planview
7 1 (1.37%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.37%) Wrike