Period
to 14 December 2017

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 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.

GitLab
England > South East
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 287 365 393
Rank change year-on-year +78 +28 -22
Contract jobs citing GitLab 89 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.055% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.99% 0.36% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 1
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £353 £388 £325
90th Percentile £523 £438 £375
England median daily rate £500 £495 £490
% change year-on-year +1.01% +1.02% +18.07%
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 2980 2470 2626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.72% 15.15% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1819 1500 1599
South East median daily rate £428 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.88% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £506
England median daily rate £463 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +7.56% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 76 75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +14.76%
10th Percentile £26.00 £32.50 £24.55
90th Percentile £60.50 £59.31 £51.25
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 December 2017.

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 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
Thames Valley +60 80 £395 -1.25% 8
Buckinghamshire +35 74 £395 - 3
Oxfordshire +5 4 £463 +15.63% 5
Surrey -14 3 £463 -2.63%
West Sussex - 3 £363 -
Hampshire - 2 £475 -
Berkshire - 2 £375 -
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GitLab 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 South East region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 34 (38.20%) Git (software)
2 33 (37.08%) Jenkins
3 31 (34.83%) Node.js
4 30 (33.71%) Linux
5 29 (32.58%) Finance
6 28 (31.46%) Banking
7 27 (30.34%) Java
7 27 (30.34%) OpenShift
8 26 (29.21%) AngularJS
9 24 (26.97%) Ansible
9 24 (26.97%) RESTful
10 23 (25.84%) Scrum
11 22 (24.72%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (23.60%) Test Automation
13 20 (22.47%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (19.10%) TDD
15 17 (19.10%) JIRA
16 16 (17.98%) Python
16 16 (17.98%) Mocha
16 16 (17.98%) Karma Test Runner
17 15 (16.85%) OpenStack
18 14 (15.73%) CSS
19 13 (14.61%) DevOps
19 13 (14.61%) Continuous Delivery
19 13 (14.61%) Protractor
20 12 (13.48%) Docker
21 11 (12.36%) MongoDB
21 11 (12.36%) Confluence
21 11 (12.36%) Task Automation

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 15 (16.85%) OpenStack
2 11 (12.36%) Confluence
3 9 (10.11%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (5.62%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.25%) JBoss
8 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 27 (30.34%) OpenShift
2 20 (22.47%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (12.36%) npm
4 7 (7.87%) IaaS
4 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (6.74%) PaaS
6 5 (5.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) DNS
1 1 (1.12%) Firewall
1 1 (1.12%) Internet
1 1 (1.12%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.37%) MySQL
3 2 (2.25%) Impala
3 2 (2.25%) Redis
4 1 (1.12%) Big Data
4 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (38.20%) Git (software)
2 33 (37.08%) Jenkins
3 17 (19.10%) JIRA
4 16 (17.98%) Karma Test Runner
4 16 (17.98%) Mocha
5 13 (14.61%) Protractor
6 6 (6.74%) Selenium
7 5 (5.62%) Maven
8 4 (4.49%) git-flow
8 4 (4.49%) JUnit
8 4 (4.49%) Mockito
8 4 (4.49%) Vagrant
9 3 (3.37%) Gradle
9 3 (3.37%) Grunt
9 3 (3.37%) gulp
9 3 (3.37%) Jasmine
9 3 (3.37%) SonarQube
9 3 (3.37%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
General
1 29 (32.58%) Finance
2 28 (31.46%) Banking
3 4 (4.49%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.25%) Legal
5 1 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Publishing
5 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (56.18%) Developer
2 21 (23.60%) Full Stack Developer
3 12 (13.48%) Node.js Developer
4 8 (8.99%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) Java Developer
4 8 (8.99%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.74%) Applications Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Administrator
6 5 (5.62%) Integration Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.62%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Angular Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Consultant
7 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (3.37%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.83%) Node.js
2 26 (29.21%) AngularJS
3 24 (26.97%) RESTful
4 14 (15.73%) CSS
5 10 (11.24%) HTML
6 8 (8.99%) Chai
6 8 (8.99%) SOAP
6 8 (8.99%) Spring
6 8 (8.99%) Spring Boot
7 7 (7.87%) CSS3
7 7 (7.87%) REST
8 5 (5.62%) HTML5
8 5 (5.62%) Java EE
9 4 (4.49%) React
9 4 (4.49%) YAML
10 3 (3.37%) Angular 2
10 3 (3.37%) jQuery
10 3 (3.37%) JSON
10 3 (3.37%) Sass
10 3 (3.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.37%) Public Cloud
2 2 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.12%) Life Science
3 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (33.71%) Linux
2 8 (8.99%) Windows
3 6 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.62%) Unix
5 4 (4.49%) Debian
6 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.37%) CentOS
6 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.25%) AIX
8 1 (1.12%) Android
8 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.84%) Scrum
2 22 (24.72%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (23.60%) Test Automation
4 19 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (19.10%) TDD
6 13 (14.61%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (14.61%) DevOps
7 11 (12.36%) Project Management
7 11 (12.36%) Task Automation
8 10 (11.24%) Workflow
9 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.87%) Kanban
10 6 (6.74%) Microservices
11 4 (4.49%) API Development
11 4 (4.49%) BDD
11 4 (4.49%) Build Automation
11 4 (4.49%) Dependency Management
11 4 (4.49%) Fraud Detection
11 4 (4.49%) Matrix Organization
11 4 (4.49%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.34%) Java
2 16 (17.98%) Python
3 11 (12.36%) Perl
4 9 (10.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.49%) GraphQL
5 4 (4.49%) Groovy
5 4 (4.49%) Ruby
5 4 (4.49%) SQL
6 3 (3.37%) Go
7 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.25%) Scala
7 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.12%) C#
8 1 (1.12%) C-shell
8 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (13.48%) Docker
2 6 (6.74%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.49%) LXC
3 4 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.25%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.12%) NFS
5 1 (1.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 24 (26.97%) Ansible
2 6 (6.74%) Puppet
3 5 (5.62%) Rundeck
4 2 (2.25%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (2.25%) Packer
4 2 (2.25%) Terraform
5 1 (1.12%) Control-M
5 1 (1.12%) Kibana
5 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.12%) Salt
5 1 (1.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) VMware
2 8 (8.99%) IBM
3 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.12%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle
5 1 (1.12%) Perforce
5 1 (1.12%) SolarWinds