Period
to 28 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Gatling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Gatling over the 6 months to 28 May 2020 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.

Gatling
UK
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 536 703 784
Rank change year-on-year +167 +81 -6
Contract jobs citing Gatling 77 138 124
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.91% 0.75% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 78 80
Median daily rate £450 £455 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.10% -4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £314 £358 £325
90th Percentile £583 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £435
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.30% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Gatling is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8,460 18,494 19,630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.06% 20.38% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,506 12,305 13,499
Median daily rate £493 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.68% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £325 £333 £315
90th Percentile £663 £638 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 287 222
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.49% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £20.12 £23.70 £27.55
90th Percentile £57.90 £54.25 £67.25
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -8.05% +2.35% -

Gatling
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Gatling as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Gatling in the UK

Gatling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Gatling.

Daily rate trend for Gatling in the UK

Gatling
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Gatling over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Gatling in the UK

Gatling
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gatling within the UK over the 6 months to 28 May 2020. 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
England +182 62 £450 -2.17% 4
UK excluding London +143 49 £438 +2.94%
London +164 25 £463 -15.91% 4
North of England +78 17 £419 +1.52%
North East +23 12 £419 +3.40%
Scotland +37 9 £488 +8.33%
South East +112 7 £489 -0.26%
South West +53 5 £550 +22.22%
Midlands +75 4 £338 -
West Midlands +58 4 £338 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £300 -
East of England +61 3 £488 -2.50%
Yorkshire +57 3 - -
North West +43 2 £441 +3.82%
Work from Home +9 1 £375 -25.00% 1

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Gatling 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 with a requirement for Gatling.

1 56 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (70.13%) Test Automation
3 47 (61.04%) Java
4 37 (48.05%) Cucumber
5 36 (46.75%) JMeter
6 34 (44.16%) Selenium
7 33 (42.86%) Microservices
8 30 (38.96%) Jenkins
9 28 (36.36%) JIRA
10 27 (35.06%) DevOps
10 27 (35.06%) Git (software)
11 24 (31.17%) BDD
12 23 (29.87%) Scala
13 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
13 22 (28.57%) Confluence
13 22 (28.57%) REST
14 21 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (25.97%) Performance Testing
15 20 (25.97%) TDD
15 20 (25.97%) Docker
16 19 (24.68%) Functional Testing
17 18 (23.38%) Open Source
17 18 (23.38%) Test Scripting
18 16 (20.78%) LoadRunner
18 16 (20.78%) Node.js
19 15 (19.48%) Linux
20 14 (18.18%) QA
20 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
20 14 (18.18%) GitLab
20 14 (18.18%) API Testing

Gatling
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 22 (28.57%) Confluence
2 9 (11.69%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.90%) Apache
3 3 (3.90%) nginx
3 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.60%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.30%) JBoss
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.30%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) AWS
1 8 (10.39%) Azure
1 8 (10.39%) GitHub
2 6 (7.79%) Google Analytics
2 6 (7.79%) Slack
3 5 (6.49%) BrowserStack
4 3 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.58%) HTTP
2 11 (14.29%) SSL
2 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.49%) DNS
3 5 (6.49%) FTP
4 3 (3.90%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.30%) GIS
4 1 (1.30%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.30%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (48.05%) Cucumber
2 36 (46.75%) JMeter
3 34 (44.16%) Selenium
4 30 (38.96%) Jenkins
5 28 (36.36%) JIRA
6 27 (35.06%) Git (software)
7 16 (20.78%) LoadRunner
8 14 (18.18%) GitLab
9 12 (15.58%) WebDriver
10 9 (11.69%) Bitbucket
10 9 (11.69%) REST Assured
11 8 (10.39%) JUnit
11 8 (10.39%) SoapUI
12 7 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (9.09%) SonarQube
12 7 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (7.79%) Jasmine
13 6 (7.79%) NeoLoad
13 6 (7.79%) Postman
13 6 (7.79%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (16.88%) Public Sector
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Finance
5 1 (1.30%) French Language
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Police
5 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Tester
2 17 (22.08%) Test Engineer
3 16 (20.78%) Developer
4 11 (14.29%) Automation Tester
5 9 (11.69%) Analyst
6 8 (10.39%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Test Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Performance Test Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Agile Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Performance Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Performance Tester
8 5 (6.49%) QA Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) QA Test Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Tester
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Tester
10 3 (3.90%) Test Leader
10 3 (3.90%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) REST
2 16 (20.78%) Node.js
3 13 (16.88%) Gherkin
4 11 (14.29%) SOAP
5 10 (12.99%) XML
6 9 (11.69%) Spring
6 9 (11.69%) Spring Boot
7 8 (10.39%) AngularJS
7 8 (10.39%) CSS
8 7 (9.09%) HTML
8 7 (9.09%) Play Framework
9 6 (7.79%) Kafka
9 6 (7.79%) Swagger
9 6 (7.79%) Web Services
10 5 (6.49%) Ember.js
10 5 (6.49%) Guice
10 5 (6.49%) JSON
10 5 (6.49%) OAuth
10 5 (6.49%) Ratpack
10 5 (6.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.90%) Robotics
3 1 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Linux
2 8 (10.39%) Unix
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
4 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.30%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (70.13%) Test Automation
3 33 (42.86%) Microservices
4 27 (35.06%) DevOps
5 24 (31.17%) BDD
6 21 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (25.97%) Performance Testing
7 20 (25.97%) TDD
8 19 (24.68%) Functional Testing
9 18 (23.38%) Open Source
9 18 (23.38%) Test Scripting
10 14 (18.18%) API Testing
11 11 (14.29%) Integration Testing
11 11 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
11 11 (14.29%) Security Testing
11 11 (14.29%) Test Management
12 10 (12.99%) Load Testing
12 10 (12.99%) Software Engineering
12 10 (12.99%) Test Strategy
13 9 (11.69%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.04%) Java
2 23 (29.87%) Scala
3 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.99%) Python
5 8 (10.39%) Groovy
5 8 (10.39%) SQL
6 7 (9.09%) Kotlin
7 5 (6.49%) Java 8
7 5 (6.49%) TypeScript
8 4 (5.19%) Perl
9 3 (3.90%) C#
9 3 (3.90%) Haskell
9 3 (3.90%) Ruby
10 1 (1.30%) C
10 1 (1.30%) ES6
10 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.69%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.49%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.90%) ISEB
6 2 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.30%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.18%) QA
2 6 (7.79%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (25.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (16.88%) Terraform
2 9 (11.69%) Kubernetes
3 7 (9.09%) Grafana
3 7 (9.09%) Kibana
4 6 (7.79%) Ansible
5 5 (6.49%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (3.90%) Puppet
7 2 (2.60%) Nessus
7 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.30%) logstash
8 1 (1.30%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle
2 6 (7.79%) Google
3 4 (5.19%) Veracode
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.60%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.60%) IBM
6 1 (1.30%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.30%) SAP
6 1 (1.30%) WSO2