Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 63 87
Rank change year-on-year +5 +24 +7
Contract jobs citing GitLab 36 81 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 3.37% 4.37% 2.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.84% 11.76% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 64 32
South London median daily rate £500 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £392 £362 £310
90th Percentile £651 £575 £800
London median daily rate £575 £538 £525
% change year-on-year +6.98% +2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £65.00 - £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 South London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 332 689 527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 31.12% 37.18% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 535 397
South London median daily rate £495 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +5.00% +13.96%
10th Percentile £383 £411 £356
90th Percentile £638 £585 £638
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
South London median hourly rate £39.75 £36.25 £41.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.66% -12.47% -15.81%
10th Percentile £35.95 £35.00 £38.57
90th Percentile £43.55 £43.74 £47.19
London median hourly rate £48.85 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +39.57% -6.67% +15.38%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +3 30 £519 -1.19% 7
Sutton - 3 £375 - 3
GitLab
London

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 31 (86.11%) Security Cleared
2 30 (83.33%) DevOps
3 25 (69.44%) Artifactory
3 25 (69.44%) SC Cleared
3 25 (69.44%) AWS
4 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (55.56%) Ansible
6 19 (52.78%) Jenkins
7 17 (47.22%) Docker
7 17 (47.22%) Linux
8 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
8 13 (36.11%) Kubernetes
9 12 (33.33%) JIRA
9 12 (33.33%) Python
10 11 (30.56%) Bash Shell
11 10 (27.78%) GitHub
11 10 (27.78%) Go
11 10 (27.78%) Terraform
11 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (25.00%) Java
12 9 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (25.00%) Confluence
13 8 (22.22%) Open Source
13 8 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
14 7 (19.44%) Sysdig
14 7 (19.44%) Spring Boot
14 7 (19.44%) High Availability
14 7 (19.44%) Puppet
14 7 (19.44%) Kafka
14 7 (19.44%) Low Latency

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 9 (25.00%) Confluence
1 9 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (8.33%) IIS
2 3 (8.33%) Sonic ESB
3 1 (2.78%) Mule
3 1 (2.78%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 25 (69.44%) AWS
2 10 (27.78%) GitHub
3 6 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
4 3 (8.33%) Azure
4 3 (8.33%) Boomi
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (8.33%) MariaDB
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) Artifactory
2 19 (52.78%) Jenkins
3 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
4 12 (33.33%) JIRA
5 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 6 (16.67%) JUnit
5 6 (16.67%) Maven
5 6 (16.67%) Selenium
5 6 (16.67%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (13.89%) Police
2 3 (8.33%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior DevOps
3 5 (13.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Cloud Native Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Software Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Native Developer
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps Developer
6 2 (5.56%) DevSecOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (19.44%) Kafka
2 7 (19.44%) Keycloak
2 7 (19.44%) Spring
2 7 (19.44%) Spring Boot
3 5 (13.89%) Apache Camel
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) WireMock
4 4 (11.11%) REST
4 4 (11.11%) RESTful
4 4 (11.11%) SOAP
5 3 (8.33%) WSDL
5 3 (8.33%) XML
5 3 (8.33%) XML Schema
5 3 (8.33%) XSD
5 3 (8.33%) XSLT
6 1 (2.78%) CSS
6 1 (2.78%) HTML
6 1 (2.78%) Node.js
6 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Cloud Native
2 4 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (8.33%) CoreOS
4 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.78%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) DevOps
2 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (22.22%) Open Source
5 7 (19.44%) High Availability
5 7 (19.44%) Low Latency
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
7 5 (13.89%) Project Delivery
7 5 (13.89%) Security Hardening
7 5 (13.89%) Service Design
7 5 (13.89%) TDD
8 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (11.11%) DevSecOps
8 4 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
8 4 (11.11%) Security Management
8 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (8.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Python
2 11 (30.56%) Bash Shell
3 10 (27.78%) Go
4 9 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) SQL
6 4 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (86.11%) Security Cleared
2 25 (69.44%) SC Cleared
3 6 (16.67%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) NCSC
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) Docker
2 6 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (55.56%) Ansible
2 13 (36.11%) Kubernetes
3 10 (27.78%) Terraform
4 7 (19.44%) Puppet
4 7 (19.44%) Sysdig
5 6 (16.67%) Consul
5 6 (16.67%) Kibana
6 3 (8.33%) logstash
6 3 (8.33%) Prometheus
7 1 (2.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (2.78%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Hortonworks
1 6 (16.67%) Sparx
1 6 (16.67%) Splunk
2 3 (8.33%) Dell
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.78%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.78%) VMware