Period
to 22 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for gulp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited gulp over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

gulp.js
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 507 377 367
Rank change year-on-year -130 -10 +68
Contract jobs citing gulp 298 702 687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.68% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.12% 3.19% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 567 517
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £348 £323 £313
90th Percentile £603 £700 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £434 £375
% change year-on-year +6.63% +15.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £26.91 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.91 -

gulp 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 14,044 22,021 19,202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.09% 21.21% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,212 15,115 13,381
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 240 231 282
UK median hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.76% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £18.50 £26.75 £29.00
90th Percentile £67.50 £53.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.18% - +3.66%

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Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for gulp in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for gulp in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing gulp over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for gulp in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing gulp.

Contractor hourly rate trend for gulp in the UK

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Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing gulp within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 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 -118 275 £475 - 148
London -50 171 £500 - 39
UK excluding London -130 120 £463 +6.63% 115
South East +13 37 £475 +11.76% 22
Midlands -7 32 £475 +9.20% 12
West Midlands +12 25 £475 +5.56% 6
North of England -69 19 £386 -22.75% 39
North West -30 16 £386 -44.82% 27
Scotland +1 15 £425 -39.29% 3
South West +7 13 £325 -20.25% 22
East Midlands +2 7 £388 -3.43% 6
East of England +11 3 £370 -26.00% 14
Yorkshire +2 3 £400 +10.34% 7
Wales +23 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing gulp 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 gulp.

1 236 (79.19%) HTML
1 236 (79.19%) CSS
2 230 (77.18%) JavaScript
3 162 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
4 160 (53.69%) AngularJS
5 155 (52.01%) Sass
6 147 (49.33%) Git (software)
7 146 (48.99%) Grunt
8 132 (44.30%) webpack
9 130 (43.62%) Node.js
10 114 (38.26%) HTML5
11 113 (37.92%) Front End Development
12 111 (37.25%) React
13 98 (32.89%) npm
14 96 (32.21%) Docker
15 83 (27.85%) Java
16 80 (26.85%) TDD
16 80 (26.85%) jQuery
17 77 (25.84%) REST
17 77 (25.84%) CSS3
18 76 (25.50%) Jenkins
19 72 (24.16%) Test Automation
20 71 (23.83%) Scrum
20 71 (23.83%) TypeScript
21 69 (23.15%) DevOps
22 61 (20.47%) C#
22 61 (20.47%) Continuous Integration
23 60 (20.13%) MVC
23 60 (20.13%) Microservices
24 59 (19.80%) User Experience

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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 41 (13.76%) CMS
2 27 (9.06%) Umbraco
3 23 (7.72%) Confluence
4 22 (7.38%) nginx
5 19 (6.38%) IIS
6 16 (5.37%) Apache
7 14 (4.70%) Cloud Foundry
8 13 (4.36%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (4.03%) Tomcat
10 9 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (2.68%) Drupal
11 8 (2.68%) JBoss
11 8 (2.68%) SharePoint
11 8 (2.68%) WebLogic
12 6 (2.01%) Apache Solr
12 6 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (1.68%) ArcGIS
14 4 (1.34%) WordPress
15 3 (1.01%) Mendix
16 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 23 (7.72%) Photoshop
2 15 (5.03%) GIMP
3 3 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.01%) Adobe XD
3 3 (1.01%) InVision
3 3 (1.01%) Zeplin
4 2 (0.67%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 98 (32.89%) npm
2 51 (17.11%) Azure
3 31 (10.40%) AWS
3 31 (10.40%) PaaS
4 21 (7.05%) GitHub
5 13 (4.36%) Google Analytics
6 12 (4.03%) Yarn
7 11 (3.69%) GCP
8 8 (2.68%) Serverless
9 7 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (1.68%) Amazon ECS
11 5 (1.68%) Amazon S3
11 5 (1.68%) Route 53
12 4 (1.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (1.34%) CloudFront
12 4 (1.34%) OpenShift
12 4 (1.34%) SaaS
12 4 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.07%) HTTP
2 17 (5.70%) SSL
2 17 (5.70%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.68%) FTP
3 8 (2.68%) Internet
4 7 (2.35%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (1.68%) DNS
6 3 (1.01%) Network Security
6 3 (1.01%) SMTP
6 3 (1.01%) SSH
7 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.06%) NoSQL
2 21 (7.05%) MongoDB
3 18 (6.04%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.03%) Redis
5 9 (3.02%) MySQL
5 9 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.68%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.01%) GIS
9 5 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (1.68%) Geospatial Data
10 4 (1.34%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (0.67%) Cosmos DB
12 1 (0.34%) Big Data
12 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 147 (49.33%) Git (software)
2 146 (48.99%) Grunt
3 132 (44.30%) webpack
4 76 (25.50%) Jenkins
5 38 (12.75%) JIRA
6 35 (11.74%) Babel
7 32 (10.74%) Jasmine
8 24 (8.05%) Karma Test Runner
8 24 (8.05%) TeamCity
9 22 (7.38%) git-flow
9 22 (7.38%) Maven
10 21 (7.05%) Octopus Deploy
11 20 (6.71%) Selenium
12 19 (6.38%) Gradle
13 17 (5.70%) Gatling
13 17 (5.70%) Visual Studio
14 16 (5.37%) IntelliJ
14 16 (5.37%) SonarQube
15 14 (4.70%) Cucumber
15 14 (4.70%) Travis CI
General
1 28 (9.40%) Finance
2 27 (9.06%) Banking
3 21 (7.05%) Public Sector
4 9 (3.02%) Retail
5 7 (2.35%) Marketing
6 4 (1.34%) Law
7 3 (1.01%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.01%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Front Office
8 1 (0.34%) German Language
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 257 (86.24%) Developer
2 82 (27.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 41 (13.76%) Angular Developer
4 33 (11.07%) Full Stack Developer
5 32 (10.74%) JavaScript Developer
6 31 (10.40%) Senior Developer
7 24 (8.05%) UI Developer
8 21 (7.05%) Java Developer
9 19 (6.38%) C# Developer
10 18 (6.04%) .NET Developer
11 16 (5.37%) React Developer
11 16 (5.37%) Web Developer
12 12 (4.03%) Applications Developer
12 12 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (3.69%) DevOps Engineer
13 11 (3.69%) Senior C# Developer
14 10 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
14 10 (3.36%) Sitecore Developer
15 9 (3.02%) Scala Developer
15 9 (3.02%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (79.19%) CSS
1 236 (79.19%) HTML
2 160 (53.69%) AngularJS
3 155 (52.01%) Sass
4 130 (43.62%) Node.js
5 114 (38.26%) HTML5
6 111 (37.25%) React
7 80 (26.85%) jQuery
8 77 (25.84%) CSS3
8 77 (25.84%) REST
9 50 (16.78%) JSON
10 48 (16.11%) .NET
11 46 (15.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 42 (14.09%) LESS
13 40 (13.42%) Spring
14 39 (13.09%) Redux
15 37 (12.42%) ASP.NET
16 35 (11.74%) ASP.NET MVC
17 33 (11.07%) SOAP
17 33 (11.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (19.80%) User Experience
2 20 (6.71%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.70%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.35%) W3C
6 6 (2.01%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.68%) RIA
8 4 (1.34%) iPad
8 4 (1.34%) iPhone
8 4 (1.34%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (1.01%) NHS
10 2 (0.67%) Animation
10 2 (0.67%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.34%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.34%) Replication
11 1 (0.34%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.40%) Linux
2 24 (8.05%) Windows
3 12 (4.03%) Ubuntu
4 9 (3.02%) Unix
5 8 (2.68%) Android
6 6 (2.01%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (37.92%) Front End Development
3 80 (26.85%) TDD
4 72 (24.16%) Test Automation
5 71 (23.83%) Scrum
6 69 (23.15%) DevOps
7 61 (20.47%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (20.13%) Microservices
8 60 (20.13%) MVC
9 50 (16.78%) OO
10 40 (13.42%) Continuous Delivery
11 39 (13.09%) BDD
12 38 (12.75%) Web Development
13 36 (12.08%) Open Source
14 31 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
15 27 (9.06%) Mobile First
16 26 (8.72%) SDLC
16 26 (8.72%) SOLID
16 26 (8.72%) Unit Testing
17 22 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 230 (77.18%) JavaScript
2 83 (27.85%) Java
3 71 (23.83%) TypeScript
4 61 (20.47%) C#
5 55 (18.46%) SQL
6 51 (17.11%) Python
7 49 (16.44%) ES6
8 26 (8.72%) Groovy
9 24 (8.05%) Ruby
10 20 (6.71%) PHP
11 13 (4.36%) Perl
12 12 (4.03%) Haskell
12 12 (4.03%) Scala
13 11 (3.69%) Java 8
14 8 (2.68%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.68%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.01%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.67%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.67%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (15.44%) Security Cleared
2 40 (13.42%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.69%) Degree
4 7 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.06%) WCAG
2 18 (6.04%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 96 (32.21%) Docker
2 14 (4.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 26 (8.72%) Puppet
2 23 (7.72%) Kubernetes
3 16 (5.37%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (5.03%) Ansible
4 15 (5.03%) Terraform
5 12 (4.03%) Grafana
5 12 (4.03%) Kibana
6 8 (2.68%) MIIS
7 6 (2.01%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (1.68%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 18 (6.04%) Google
2 17 (5.70%) Adobe
2 17 (5.70%) Sitecore
3 14 (4.70%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.68%) Oracle
4 8 (2.68%) webMethods
5 7 (2.35%) New Relic
6 5 (1.68%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 5 (1.68%) ESRI
7 4 (1.34%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.67%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.67%) IBM
8 2 (0.67%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.67%) Nintex
9 1 (0.34%) Splunk
9 1 (0.34%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.34%) Zend