Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 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.

Gatling
UK
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 629 585 803
Rank change year-on-year -44 +218 +57
Contract jobs citing Gatling 156 338 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.32% 0.089%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.13% 1.52% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 182 54
UK median daily rate £445 £470 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +1.62% +8.82%
10th Percentile £313 £315 £322
90th Percentile £574 £623 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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 13,775 22,288 19,072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.07% 21.36% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,013 15,316 13,316
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 222 271
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £18.32 £30.00 £29.00
90th Percentile £66.25 £53.75 £62.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

Gatling
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Gatling in the UK

Gatling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gatling in the UK

Gatling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gatling over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Gatling in the UK

Gatling
Top 12 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 9 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
England -37 143 £450 -5.26% 17
UK excluding London -4 90 £400 -5.88% 12
London -4 55 £520 +1.46% 6
North of England +15 51 £365 -18.89% 5
Yorkshire +38 28 £383 -7.27% 2
South East +44 22 £475 +10.79% 2
North East +40 22 £360 +14.29% 3
Midlands +34 11 £350 -15.15% 2
West Midlands +9 11 £350 -15.15% 2
South West +1 4 £500 +11.11% 2
Scotland +12 2 £400 -2.44% 1
North West -8 1 £400 -18.37%

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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.

1 132 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (79.49%) Test Automation
3 119 (76.28%) Selenium
4 95 (60.90%) Cucumber
5 79 (50.64%) JavaScript
6 75 (48.08%) Jenkins
7 73 (46.79%) QA
8 68 (43.59%) Open Source
9 65 (41.67%) XML
10 64 (41.03%) Microservices
11 63 (40.38%) Java
11 63 (40.38%) Performance Testing
12 61 (39.10%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (38.46%) Git (software)
14 59 (37.82%) JMeter
15 54 (34.62%) Scala
15 54 (34.62%) GitHub
16 50 (32.05%) REST
17 48 (30.77%) Gherkin
18 47 (30.13%) HTTP
18 47 (30.13%) CSS
19 46 (29.49%) TCP/IP
19 46 (29.49%) SSL
20 44 (28.21%) Windows
20 44 (28.21%) SQL
21 43 (27.56%) HTML
21 43 (27.56%) BDD
22 42 (26.92%) Kibana
23 40 (25.64%) Node.js
23 40 (25.64%) Unix

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 36 (23.08%) Confluence
2 15 (9.62%) Tomcat
3 14 (8.97%) nginx
4 12 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (6.41%) Apache
6 9 (5.77%) JBoss
6 9 (5.77%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.56%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.64%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 54 (34.62%) GitHub
2 37 (23.72%) Google Analytics
3 23 (14.74%) Azure
4 21 (13.46%) BrowserStack
5 18 (11.54%) Sauce Labs
6 17 (10.90%) AWS
7 11 (7.05%) BlazeMeter
8 3 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.92%) Serverless
9 2 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (1.28%) Slack
9 2 (1.28%) TestFlight
10 1 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.64%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.64%) SaaS
10 1 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 47 (30.13%) HTTP
2 46 (29.49%) SSL
2 46 (29.49%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.77%) DNS
3 9 (5.77%) FTP
4 4 (2.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.31%) MongoDB
2 17 (10.90%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.13%) Big Data
4 7 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.85%) Couchbase
6 5 (3.21%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.92%) MySQL
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.64%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.64%) DB2
8 1 (0.64%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.64%) Parquet
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 119 (76.28%) Selenium
2 95 (60.90%) Cucumber
3 75 (48.08%) Jenkins
4 60 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 59 (37.82%) JMeter
6 38 (24.36%) JIRA
6 38 (24.36%) JUnit
7 24 (15.38%) WebDriver
8 18 (11.54%) gulp
8 18 (11.54%) IntelliJ
9 15 (9.62%) Ant
10 14 (8.97%) Grunt
10 14 (8.97%) Karma Test Runner
10 14 (8.97%) Sublime Text
11 11 (7.05%) GitLab
11 11 (7.05%) Gradle
12 10 (6.41%) NeoLoad
13 9 (5.77%) Eclipse
13 9 (5.77%) Geb
13 9 (5.77%) Spock
General
1 18 (11.54%) Public Sector
2 16 (10.26%) Legal
3 4 (2.56%) Banking
3 4 (2.56%) Finance
4 3 (1.92%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.92%) Retail
5 2 (1.28%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.64%) Publishing
6 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (36.54%) Developer
2 36 (23.08%) Analyst
3 35 (22.44%) Test Analyst
4 25 (16.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 25 (16.03%) QA Analyst
4 25 (16.03%) QA Test Analyst
5 20 (12.82%) Test Engineer
6 19 (12.18%) Tester
7 14 (8.97%) Java Developer
8 11 (7.05%) QA Engineer
9 10 (6.41%) Scala Developer
10 9 (5.77%) Automation Tester
11 8 (5.13%) Test Leader
11 8 (5.13%) Test Manager
12 7 (4.49%) Agile Developer
12 7 (4.49%) Agile Java Developer
12 7 (4.49%) Performance Test Leader
12 7 (4.49%) QA Tester
13 6 (3.85%) React Developer
14 5 (3.21%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (41.67%) XML
2 50 (32.05%) REST
3 48 (30.77%) Gherkin
4 47 (30.13%) CSS
5 43 (27.56%) HTML
6 40 (25.64%) Node.js
7 37 (23.72%) HTML5
8 36 (23.08%) JSON
8 36 (23.08%) Play Framework
9 33 (21.15%) AngularJS
10 25 (16.03%) Spring
11 23 (14.74%) CSS3
11 23 (14.74%) Sass
12 22 (14.10%) RESTful
13 18 (11.54%) SOAP
14 15 (9.62%) Spring Boot
15 14 (8.97%) jQuery
15 14 (8.97%) Servlets
16 12 (7.69%) Web Services
17 10 (6.41%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.26%) Blog
2 5 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.92%) Robotics
4 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 44 (28.21%) Windows
2 40 (25.64%) Unix
3 29 (18.59%) Linux
4 14 (8.97%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (79.49%) Test Automation
3 68 (43.59%) Open Source
4 64 (41.03%) Microservices
5 63 (40.38%) Performance Testing
6 61 (39.10%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (27.56%) BDD
8 40 (25.64%) DevOps
9 37 (23.72%) Analytics
9 37 (23.72%) Lean Software Development
10 35 (22.44%) Mentoring
11 34 (21.79%) Non-Functional Testing
12 33 (21.15%) TDD
12 33 (21.15%) Test Scripting
13 31 (19.87%) Test Strategy
14 27 (17.31%) Continuous Improvement
15 26 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
15 26 (16.67%) Front End Development
16 25 (16.03%) Functional Testing
17 23 (14.74%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
Programming Languages
1 79 (50.64%) JavaScript
2 63 (40.38%) Java
3 54 (34.62%) Scala
4 44 (28.21%) SQL
5 27 (17.31%) C#
6 23 (14.74%) Groovy
7 22 (14.10%) Python
8 20 (12.82%) Ruby
9 14 (8.97%) Haskell
9 14 (8.97%) Perl
10 12 (7.69%) Java 8
11 9 (5.77%) TypeScript
12 6 (3.85%) ES6
13 5 (3.21%) C
14 3 (1.92%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.92%) Go
15 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.28%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (17.31%) ISEB
1 27 (17.31%) ISTQB
1 27 (17.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.92%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.28%) Degree
4 2 (1.28%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.64%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (46.79%) QA
2 23 (14.74%) WCAG
System Software
1 36 (23.08%) Docker
2 1 (0.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 42 (26.92%) Kibana
2 38 (24.36%) Grafana
3 21 (13.46%) Kubernetes
4 14 (8.97%) Puppet
5 10 (6.41%) Terraform
6 9 (5.77%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (2.56%) logstash
8 2 (1.28%) Ansible
9 1 (0.64%) Graphite
9 1 (0.64%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.64%) HockeyApp
9 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (23.72%) Google
2 29 (18.59%) Oracle
3 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.33%) Adobe
5 9 (5.77%) webMethods
6 2 (1.28%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.64%) Apple
7 1 (0.64%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.64%) Databricks
7 1 (0.64%) HP
7 1 (0.64%) Splunk