Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 387 398 512
Rank change year-on-year +11 +114 +261
Contract jobs citing gulp 601 516 418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.60% 0.55% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.24% 3.29% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 369 279
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +6.45%
10th Percentile £308 £304 £275
90th Percentile £600 £569 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £340
% change year-on-year +1.35% +8.82% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
UK median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.00

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 18,547 15,687 15,933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.41% 16.60% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,997 10,488 10,633
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £613 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 269 403
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £29.00 £21.99 £24.23
90th Percentile £67.25 £53.75 £52.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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 +36 588 £450 +5.88% 264
London -38 303 £500 +8.11% 139
UK excluding London +62 293 £375 +1.35% 134
South East +58 118 £390 -2.50% 27
North of England +60 93 £375 +11.11% 42
North West +28 53 £385 +14.07% 30
Midlands -25 42 £413 +10.00% 23
Yorkshire +12 37 £356 +5.09% 11
East Midlands -1 36 £413 +10.00% 13
East of England -3 25 £425 +3.03% 19
South West +22 12 £500 +49.81% 14
Scotland -21 8 £460 -12.38% 7
West Midlands -15 5 £188 -50.82% 10
North East +43 3 £375 -11.76% 1
Wales -4 1 £375 +10.29% 1

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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.

1 527 (87.69%) JavaScript
2 472 (78.54%) CSS
3 435 (72.38%) HTML
4 356 (59.23%) HTML5
5 350 (58.24%) Grunt
6 349 (58.07%) Agile Software Development
7 326 (54.24%) Git (software)
8 305 (50.75%) AngularJS
9 300 (49.92%) Sass
10 267 (44.43%) Front End Development
11 251 (41.76%) React
12 239 (39.77%) CSS3
13 235 (39.10%) TDD
14 232 (38.60%) Node.js
15 219 (36.44%) webpack
16 185 (30.78%) npm
17 163 (27.12%) Java
18 151 (25.12%) Scrum
19 148 (24.63%) DevOps
20 147 (24.46%) ES6
21 146 (24.29%) Test Automation
22 140 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
23 135 (22.46%) Jasmine
24 130 (21.63%) Jenkins
25 129 (21.46%) BDD
26 109 (18.14%) jQuery
27 107 (17.80%) Docker
28 102 (16.97%) Redux
29 98 (16.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 98 (16.31%) Responsive Web Design

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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 38 (6.32%) CMS
2 34 (5.66%) Cloud Foundry
2 34 (5.66%) nginx
3 24 (3.99%) Confluence
4 22 (3.66%) Tomcat
4 22 (3.66%) WordPress
5 18 (3.00%) Apache
6 16 (2.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 14 (2.33%) Drupal
8 12 (2.00%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.83%) Apache Spark
9 11 (1.83%) JBoss
10 8 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.33%) Joomla!
10 8 (1.33%) Umbraco
11 7 (1.16%) Mule
11 7 (1.16%) Mule ESB
11 7 (1.16%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.00%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.83%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 23 (3.83%) Photoshop
2 17 (2.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 12 (2.00%) Magento
2 3 (0.50%) Shopify
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 185 (30.78%) npm
2 96 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (6.32%) PaaS
4 32 (5.32%) SaaS
5 31 (5.16%) GitHub
5 31 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (4.49%) IaaS
7 17 (2.83%) Heroku
8 13 (2.16%) Google Analytics
9 10 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (1.66%) Office 365
10 9 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.83%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.67%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.67%) Firebase
12 4 (0.67%) Serverless
13 3 (0.50%) Yarn
14 2 (0.33%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (7.99%) HTTP
2 35 (5.82%) SSL
3 29 (4.83%) FTP
4 27 (4.49%) TCP/IP
5 18 (3.00%) DNS
6 12 (2.00%) SMTP
7 8 (1.33%) Internet
8 5 (0.83%) SSH
9 4 (0.67%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.33%) Intranet
11 1 (0.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (9.82%) MongoDB
2 45 (7.49%) MySQL
3 43 (7.15%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (4.49%) NoSQL
5 23 (3.83%) Relational Database
6 20 (3.33%) SQL Server
7 15 (2.50%) Redis
8 6 (1.00%) Big Data
9 5 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.83%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.50%) Bigtable
10 3 (0.50%) MS Access
10 3 (0.50%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.50%) SQLite
11 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.17%) DB2
12 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 350 (58.24%) Grunt
2 326 (54.24%) Git (software)
3 219 (36.44%) webpack
4 135 (22.46%) Jasmine
5 130 (21.63%) Jenkins
6 94 (15.64%) Karma Test Runner
7 66 (10.98%) Protractor
8 62 (10.32%) Cucumber
9 54 (8.99%) Selenium
10 48 (7.99%) Gradle
11 45 (7.49%) Bower
12 44 (7.32%) JIRA
12 44 (7.32%) Mocha
12 44 (7.32%) Subversion
13 39 (6.49%) Maven
14 35 (5.82%) IntelliJ
15 30 (4.99%) Babel
16 27 (4.49%) Gatling
17 26 (4.33%) GitLab
18 25 (4.16%) JUnit
General
1 41 (6.82%) Finance
2 29 (4.83%) Marketing
3 28 (4.66%) Banking
4 19 (3.16%) Retail
5 16 (2.66%) Games
6 9 (1.50%) Retail Banking
6 9 (1.50%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.50%) Advertising
8 3 (0.50%) Front Office
9 2 (0.33%) Digital Economy
9 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.17%) Back Office
10 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.17%) Law
10 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 531 (88.35%) Developer
2 217 (36.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 156 (25.96%) JavaScript Developer
4 73 (12.15%) React Developer
5 63 (10.48%) Java Developer
6 58 (9.65%) Full Stack Developer
7 55 (9.15%) Angular Developer
8 50 (8.32%) UI Developer
9 43 (7.15%) Senior Developer
10 40 (6.66%) HTML Developer
11 35 (5.82%) DevOps Engineer
12 23 (3.83%) Node.js Developer
13 22 (3.66%) Web Developer
14 21 (3.49%) Agile Developer
14 21 (3.49%) PHP Developer
15 19 (3.16%) HTML CSS Developer
16 18 (3.00%) Agile Java Developer
17 12 (2.00%) Architect
18 11 (1.83%) C# Developer
18 11 (1.83%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 472 (78.54%) CSS
2 435 (72.38%) HTML
3 356 (59.23%) HTML5
4 305 (50.75%) AngularJS
5 300 (49.92%) Sass
6 251 (41.76%) React
7 239 (39.77%) CSS3
8 232 (38.60%) Node.js
9 109 (18.14%) jQuery
10 102 (16.97%) Redux
11 98 (16.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 94 (15.64%) Web Services
13 93 (15.47%) LESS
14 81 (13.48%) RESTful
15 71 (11.81%) REST
16 65 (10.82%) JSON
17 59 (9.82%) .NET
18 57 (9.48%) Vue (Vue.js)
19 49 (8.15%) Spring
20 42 (6.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 82 (13.64%) User Experience
2 43 (7.15%) Mobile App
3 42 (6.99%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.66%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (2.83%) Data Structures
5 17 (2.83%) Fintech
6 16 (2.66%) Algorithms
6 16 (2.66%) Derivative
6 16 (2.66%) Equity Derivative
7 10 (1.66%) Animation
7 10 (1.66%) Video\Live Streaming
7 10 (1.66%) Virtual Team
8 9 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (1.50%) Social Media
8 9 (1.50%) Video on Demand
8 9 (1.50%) W3C
9 8 (1.33%) Equities
10 7 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 79 (13.14%) Linux
2 23 (3.83%) Unix
3 21 (3.49%) Apple iOS
4 20 (3.33%) Windows
5 19 (3.16%) Android
6 10 (1.66%) Ubuntu
7 9 (1.50%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.50%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.50%) VMS
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (58.07%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (44.43%) Front End Development
3 235 (39.10%) TDD
4 151 (25.12%) Scrum
5 148 (24.63%) DevOps
6 146 (24.29%) Test Automation
7 140 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
8 129 (21.46%) BDD
9 98 (16.31%) Responsive Web Design
10 88 (14.64%) Web Development
11 79 (13.14%) MVC
12 78 (12.98%) Open Source
13 76 (12.65%) Unit Testing
14 65 (10.82%) Microservices
14 65 (10.82%) Software Engineering
15 63 (10.48%) OO
15 63 (10.48%) Pair Programming
16 58 (9.65%) Kanban
17 55 (9.15%) Digital Transformation Programme
18 51 (8.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 527 (87.69%) JavaScript
2 163 (27.12%) Java
3 147 (24.46%) ES6
4 88 (14.64%) TypeScript
5 69 (11.48%) Groovy
6 64 (10.65%) Python
7 61 (10.15%) PHP
8 48 (7.99%) C#
9 34 (5.66%) ES7
10 32 (5.32%) Scala
11 26 (4.33%) SQL
12 19 (3.16%) Perl
13 14 (2.33%) Bash Shell
14 12 (2.00%) Ruby
15 10 (1.66%) C++
15 10 (1.66%) Haskell
15 10 (1.66%) Objective-C
15 10 (1.66%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.66%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.16%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 56 (9.32%) Degree
2 37 (6.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (5.99%) Security Cleared
4 29 (4.83%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.67%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.33%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.15%) QA
2 20 (3.33%) WCAG
3 13 (2.16%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (1.16%) WAI
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 107 (17.80%) Docker
2 20 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (1.66%) Virtual Servers
4 9 (1.50%) Varnish
5 8 (1.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (1.33%) etcd
Systems Management
1 76 (12.65%) Opscode Chef
2 56 (9.32%) Ansible
3 54 (8.99%) Puppet
4 17 (2.83%) Docker Swarm
5 16 (2.66%) Terraform
6 10 (1.66%) Grafana
6 10 (1.66%) Kibana
6 10 (1.66%) Kubernetes
7 8 (1.33%) Consul
8 7 (1.16%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.67%) logstash
9 4 (0.67%) Packer
10 2 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 32 (5.32%) Google
2 28 (4.66%) Twitter
3 27 (4.49%) New Relic
4 22 (3.66%) Oracle
5 20 (3.33%) Adobe
6 12 (2.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (1.66%) Perforce
8 9 (1.50%) Cisco
9 7 (1.16%) MuleSoft
9 7 (1.16%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.83%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.83%) WooCommerce
11 4 (0.67%) Ab Initio
11 4 (0.67%) webMethods
12 3 (0.50%) hybris
12 3 (0.50%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.50%) Zend
13 2 (0.33%) Capita
13 2 (0.33%) Kony