Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 361 419 596
Rank change year-on-year +58 +177 +235
Contract jobs citing gulp 689 571 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.67% 0.54% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.58% 3.29% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 415 227
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £312 £306 £275
90th Percentile £575 £548 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year - +6.38% -19.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
UK median hourly rate - - £23.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 19222 17378 16388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.65% 16.55% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13387 11678 10908
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 281 254 339
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.30 £24.23
90th Percentile £61.00 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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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 24 November 2017.

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 15 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 24 November 2017. 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 +40 643 £450 +5.88% 126
London -26 369 £485 +7.78% 61
UK excluding London +138 310 £375 - 69
South East +49 92 £400 +6.67% 24
North of England +86 90 £375 +7.14% 23
North West +57 56 £375 -3.23% 9
Midlands +30 49 £413 +8.55% 6
East Midlands -3 38 £413 +5.77% 1
Yorkshire +29 31 £338 +3.85% 14
Scotland +27 30 £375 -21.05% 3
East of England +15 29 £350 - 5
South West +8 13 £350 -9.68% 7
Wales +20 12 £450 +32.35% 1
West Midlands +21 10 £400 +6.67% 5
North East +61 3 £375 -4.76%

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing gulp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for gulp.

1 612 (88.82%) JavaScript
2 572 (83.02%) CSS
3 533 (77.36%) HTML
4 441 (64.01%) HTML5
5 436 (63.28%) Grunt
6 383 (55.59%) AngularJS
6 383 (55.59%) Agile Software Development
7 364 (52.83%) Git (software)
8 352 (51.09%) Sass
9 342 (49.64%) Front End Development
10 330 (47.90%) CSS3
11 310 (44.99%) React
12 300 (43.54%) Node.js
13 283 (41.07%) TDD
14 209 (30.33%) webpack
15 185 (26.85%) npm
16 175 (25.40%) jQuery
17 174 (25.25%) Scrum
18 167 (24.24%) Test Automation
19 162 (23.51%) Jasmine
20 161 (23.37%) BDD
21 159 (23.08%) Java
22 153 (22.21%) Continuous Integration
23 147 (21.34%) User Experience
24 142 (20.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 139 (20.17%) ES6
26 130 (18.87%) LESS
26 130 (18.87%) Web Services
27 124 (18.00%) Responsive Web Design
28 121 (17.56%) Karma Test Runner

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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 (5.95%) CMS
2 39 (5.66%) nginx
3 25 (3.63%) Confluence
4 23 (3.34%) WordPress
5 21 (3.05%) Cloud Foundry
6 20 (2.90%) Tomcat
7 17 (2.47%) Apache
8 14 (2.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 14 (2.03%) SharePoint
9 13 (1.89%) JBoss
9 13 (1.89%) Umbraco
10 10 (1.45%) Drupal
11 9 (1.31%) IIS
11 9 (1.31%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
13 7 (1.02%) Apache Spark
14 6 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.87%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.73%) EPiServer
16 3 (0.44%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 43 (6.24%) Photoshop
2 24 (3.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.44%) GIMP
6 2 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.89%) Magento
2 6 (0.87%) Shopify
3 4 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.58%) RMDS
4 3 (0.44%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.29%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 185 (26.85%) npm
2 100 (14.51%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (6.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (5.08%) GitHub
5 29 (4.21%) SaaS
6 28 (4.06%) PaaS
7 14 (2.03%) IaaS
8 10 (1.45%) Firebase
8 10 (1.45%) Office 365
9 8 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.16%) Google Analytics
10 7 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.02%) Yarn
11 6 (0.87%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.87%) CloudFront
12 5 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.58%) Bluemix
13 4 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
13 4 (0.58%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.35%) HTTP
2 12 (1.74%) SSL
3 11 (1.60%) Internet
4 10 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.16%) FTP
6 5 (0.73%) SMTP
7 4 (0.58%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.58%) DNS
7 4 (0.58%) SSH
8 2 (0.29%) Intranet
8 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (9.72%) MongoDB
2 48 (6.97%) NoSQL
3 38 (5.52%) MySQL
4 36 (5.22%) SQL Server
5 15 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.03%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.02%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.02%) Redis
8 5 (0.73%) Neo4j
8 5 (0.73%) SQLite
9 4 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (0.58%) Qlik Sense
9 4 (0.58%) QlikView
9 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.44%) Big Data
10 3 (0.44%) Couchbase
10 3 (0.44%) MS Access
11 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 436 (63.28%) Grunt
2 364 (52.83%) Git (software)
3 209 (30.33%) webpack
4 162 (23.51%) Jasmine
5 121 (17.56%) Karma Test Runner
6 98 (14.22%) Jenkins
7 74 (10.74%) Bower
8 64 (9.29%) Selenium
9 62 (9.00%) Protractor
10 58 (8.42%) Mocha
11 55 (7.98%) Cucumber
12 51 (7.40%) Subversion
13 50 (7.26%) IntelliJ
14 40 (5.81%) Bitbucket
15 39 (5.66%) JIRA
15 39 (5.66%) Maven
16 37 (5.37%) Gradle
17 33 (4.79%) Babel
18 27 (3.92%) WebDriver
19 25 (3.63%) SonarQube
General
1 81 (11.76%) Finance
2 33 (4.79%) Marketing
3 29 (4.21%) Banking
4 27 (3.92%) Retail
5 19 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.61%) Games
7 13 (1.89%) Retail Banking
8 12 (1.74%) Front Office
9 7 (1.02%) Advertising
9 7 (1.02%) Publishing
10 6 (0.87%) Electronics
10 6 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.44%) Digital Economy
12 3 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.29%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Back Office
14 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.15%) Law
14 1 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 624 (90.57%) Developer
2 253 (36.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 176 (25.54%) JavaScript Developer
4 94 (13.64%) Angular Developer
5 72 (10.45%) UI Developer
6 64 (9.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 64 (9.29%) Java Developer
7 62 (9.00%) HTML Developer
8 42 (6.10%) HTML CSS Developer
9 39 (5.66%) Senior Developer
10 35 (5.08%) Node.js Developer
11 31 (4.50%) Web Developer
12 27 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
13 20 (2.90%) C# Developer
14 18 (2.61%) .NET Developer
14 18 (2.61%) Agile Developer
14 18 (2.61%) Lead Developer
15 16 (2.32%) PHP Developer
16 15 (2.18%) Agile Java Developer
16 15 (2.18%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 572 (83.02%) CSS
2 533 (77.36%) HTML
3 441 (64.01%) HTML5
4 383 (55.59%) AngularJS
5 352 (51.09%) Sass
6 330 (47.90%) CSS3
7 310 (44.99%) React
8 300 (43.54%) Node.js
9 175 (25.40%) jQuery
10 142 (20.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 130 (18.87%) LESS
11 130 (18.87%) Web Services
12 108 (15.67%) Redux
13 105 (15.24%) JSON
14 93 (13.50%) .NET
15 91 (13.21%) RESTful
16 76 (11.03%) REST
17 72 (10.45%) Angular 2
18 62 (9.00%) XML
19 59 (8.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 147 (21.34%) User Experience
2 41 (5.95%) Mobile App
3 38 (5.52%) Computer Science
4 29 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
5 28 (4.06%) W3C
6 16 (2.32%) Algorithms
6 16 (2.32%) Data Structures
7 15 (2.18%) Video\Live Streaming
7 15 (2.18%) Virtual Team
8 12 (1.74%) Animation
8 12 (1.74%) Fintech
9 10 (1.45%) Video on Demand
10 9 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (1.31%) Social Media
11 8 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (1.02%) Derivative
12 7 (1.02%) Equities
12 7 (1.02%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.73%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 62 (9.00%) Linux
2 24 (3.48%) Unix
3 21 (3.05%) Android
4 17 (2.47%) Windows
5 9 (1.31%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.16%) Mac OS
7 7 (1.02%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.73%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (55.59%) Agile Software Development
2 342 (49.64%) Front End Development
3 283 (41.07%) TDD
4 174 (25.25%) Scrum
5 167 (24.24%) Test Automation
6 161 (23.37%) BDD
7 153 (22.21%) Continuous Integration
8 124 (18.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 119 (17.27%) Web Development
10 112 (16.26%) MVC
11 108 (15.67%) DevOps
12 103 (14.95%) Unit Testing
13 85 (12.34%) OO
14 77 (11.18%) Kanban
15 73 (10.60%) Open Source
16 72 (10.45%) Pair Programming
17 64 (9.29%) Software Engineering
18 58 (8.42%) SOA
19 56 (8.13%) Mentoring
20 53 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 612 (88.82%) JavaScript
2 159 (23.08%) Java
3 139 (20.17%) ES6
4 86 (12.48%) TypeScript
5 76 (11.03%) C#
6 65 (9.43%) Groovy
7 59 (8.56%) Python
8 56 (8.13%) PHP
9 49 (7.11%) ECMAScript
10 44 (6.39%) SQL
11 24 (3.48%) Scala
12 21 (3.05%) Bash Shell
13 20 (2.90%) C++
13 20 (2.90%) Shell Script
14 14 (2.03%) Ruby
15 11 (1.60%) Perl
16 9 (1.31%) T-SQL
17 7 (1.02%) Haskell
18 6 (0.87%) PowerShell
19 4 (0.58%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (6.53%) Degree
2 27 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 21 (3.05%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.29%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (8.85%) QA
2 25 (3.63%) WCAG
3 19 (2.76%) WAI
4 5 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (12.05%) Docker
2 17 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (1.02%) etcd
3 7 (1.02%) Varnish
4 6 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 55 (7.98%) Opscode Chef
2 40 (5.81%) Ansible
2 40 (5.81%) Puppet
3 16 (2.32%) Terraform
4 13 (1.89%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.02%) Consul
5 7 (1.02%) Grafana
5 7 (1.02%) Kibana
6 4 (0.58%) Packer
7 3 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.29%) cPanel
8 2 (0.29%) Nagios
9 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.15%) logstash
Vendors
1 43 (6.24%) New Relic
2 33 (4.79%) Google
3 22 (3.19%) Adobe
4 20 (2.90%) Perforce
4 20 (2.90%) Twitter
5 19 (2.76%) Oracle
6 16 (2.32%) Microsoft
7 10 (1.45%) Cisco
7 10 (1.45%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.87%) SAP
8 6 (0.87%) WooCommerce
9 4 (0.58%) IBM
9 4 (0.58%) Zend
10 3 (0.44%) F5
10 3 (0.44%) Marketo
10 3 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.44%) webMethods
11 2 (0.29%) Kony
11 2 (0.29%) Sage
11 2 (0.29%) Sybase