Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London 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 20 January 2019 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
London > South London
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 94 89
Rank change year-on-year +32 -5 -22
Contract jobs citing GitLab 64 34 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 3.88% 1.95% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.49% 6.65% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 31 1
South London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £361 £300 £463
90th Percentile £655 £800 £488
London median daily rate £550 £525 £495
% change year-on-year +4.76% +6.06% +16.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

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 South London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 610 511 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 36.99% 29.28% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 388 137
South London median daily rate £525 £500 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +12.99% +14.94%
10th Percentile £408 £357 £314
90th Percentile £588 £638 £529
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
South London median hourly rate £36.25 £40.71 £49.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.95% -17.24% +15.74%
London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.65 £47.00
% change year-on-year -6.84% -17.78% +25.33%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in South London

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitLab in South London

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in South London over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitLab in South London

GitLab
Contract Job Locations in South London

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 London region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Croydon +30 60 £525 +5.00% 2
GitLab
London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 50 (78.13%) GitHub
2 45 (70.31%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (59.38%) Ansible
4 37 (57.81%) Jenkins
5 36 (56.25%) Puppet
5 36 (56.25%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (54.69%) Java
7 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (53.13%) Security Cleared
8 32 (50.00%) NoSQL
9 31 (48.44%) Docker
9 31 (48.44%) TDD
9 31 (48.44%) SC Cleared
9 31 (48.44%) Kubernetes
10 28 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (42.19%) MySQL
12 26 (40.63%) OO
12 26 (40.63%) Tomcat
12 26 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
12 26 (40.63%) DevOps
13 25 (39.06%) MSTest
13 25 (39.06%) Opscode Chef
13 25 (39.06%) OpenStack
13 25 (39.06%) Oracle
13 25 (39.06%) WebLogic
13 25 (39.06%) NUnit
13 25 (39.06%) WebSphere
14 21 (32.81%) Artifactory
15 18 (28.13%) Linux
15 18 (28.13%) Sysdig

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 26 (40.63%) Tomcat
2 25 (39.06%) OpenStack
2 25 (39.06%) WebLogic
2 25 (39.06%) WebSphere
3 8 (12.50%) Confluence
3 8 (12.50%) nginx
4 6 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (7.81%) Apache Spark
6 3 (4.69%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 50 (78.13%) GitHub
2 45 (70.31%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.81%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (7.81%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (6.25%) Quay.io
5 4 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Kerberos
2 2 (3.13%) BIG-IP
2 2 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (56.25%) PostgreSQL
2 32 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 27 (42.19%) MySQL
4 5 (7.81%) Neo4j
4 5 (7.81%) Spotfire
5 3 (4.69%) Big Data
5 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.69%) HBase
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (57.81%) Jenkins
2 25 (39.06%) MSTest
2 25 (39.06%) NUnit
3 21 (32.81%) Artifactory
4 13 (20.31%) Git (software)
5 12 (18.75%) JIRA
6 10 (15.63%) SonarQube
7 7 (10.94%) Maven
7 7 (10.94%) Selenium
7 7 (10.94%) WebDriver
8 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
8 6 (9.38%) JUnit
9 5 (7.81%) IntelliJ
10 4 (6.25%) Bitbucket
10 4 (6.25%) FishEye
10 4 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (3.13%) AutoIt
11 2 (3.13%) Log4j
12 1 (1.56%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (4.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.56%) Electronics
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.56%) Marketing
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (48.44%) Developer
2 28 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Architect
4 6 (9.38%) DevOps Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Data Scientist
6 4 (6.25%) JIRA Specialist
7 3 (4.69%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Big Data Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Kubernetes Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Data Scientist
7 3 (4.69%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (4.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (10.94%) Gherkin
2 5 (7.81%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (7.81%) Pandas
2 5 (7.81%) scikit-learn
3 4 (6.25%) Kafka
3 4 (6.25%) REST
4 3 (4.69%) Spring
4 3 (4.69%) Spring Boot
5 2 (3.13%) CSS
5 2 (3.13%) HTML
5 2 (3.13%) Node.js
5 2 (3.13%) RESTful
6 1 (1.56%) SOAP
6 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 3 (4.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Linux
2 10 (15.63%) CoreOS
3 7 (10.94%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (48.44%) TDD
3 28 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (40.63%) DevOps
4 26 (40.63%) OO
5 12 (18.75%) Configuration Management
6 10 (15.63%) Open Source
7 9 (14.06%) BDD
8 8 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 6 (9.38%) Security Hardening
10 5 (7.81%) Analytics
10 5 (7.81%) Data Science
10 5 (7.81%) Deep Learning
10 5 (7.81%) Machine Learning
10 5 (7.81%) Microservices
10 5 (7.81%) Scrum
10 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
11 4 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) Java
2 11 (17.19%) Bash Shell
2 11 (17.19%) Python
2 11 (17.19%) SQL
3 8 (12.50%) Go
3 8 (12.50%) Ruby
4 5 (7.81%) Cypher
4 5 (7.81%) Scala
5 3 (4.69%) Java 8
6 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (53.13%) Security Cleared
2 31 (48.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 31 (48.44%) Docker
2 4 (6.25%) Ceph
2 4 (6.25%) etcd
2 4 (6.25%) flannel
2 4 (6.25%) GlusterFS
2 4 (6.25%) SkyDNS
3 3 (4.69%) HDFS
3 3 (4.69%) Squid
4 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 38 (59.38%) Ansible
2 36 (56.25%) Puppet
3 31 (48.44%) Kubernetes
4 25 (39.06%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (28.13%) Sysdig
6 10 (15.63%) HAProxy
7 8 (12.50%) Graphite
7 8 (12.50%) Prometheus
7 8 (12.50%) rkt
8 6 (9.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 6 (9.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (6.25%) ZABBIX
10 1 (1.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) Atlassian
3 4 (6.25%) Dynatrace
4 2 (3.13%) F5
4 2 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) Hyland