Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 21 October 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.

Gatling
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 181 214
Rank change year-on-year +15 +33 -
Contract jobs citing Gatling 36 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.065% 0.032%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.56% 0.43% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
West Midlands median daily rate £409 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.28% - -
England median daily rate £490 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% -13.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,011 694 942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.03% 14.98% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 453 536
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £313 £282 £280
90th Percentile £538 £575 £509
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 20
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £33.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.58% +20.00% -12.53%
10th Percentile £21.60 £13.41 £11.50
90th Percentile £57.20 £36.20 £39.25
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

Gatling
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Gatling as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Gatling in the West Midlands

Gatling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Gatling in the West Midlands

Gatling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Gatling in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Gatling in the West Midlands

Gatling
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Gatling within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Shropshire -11 35 £413 -15.51% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £300 -
Gatling
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Gatling.

1 36 (100.00%) Selenium
2 35 (97.22%) Cucumber
3 33 (91.67%) Test Automation
4 32 (88.89%) JavaScript
5 31 (86.11%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (86.11%) Gherkin
5 31 (86.11%) Jenkins
5 31 (86.11%) DevOps
6 29 (80.56%) Kibana
6 29 (80.56%) Sublime Text
6 29 (80.56%) Microservices
6 29 (80.56%) Node.js
6 29 (80.56%) GitHub
6 29 (80.56%) Analytics
6 29 (80.56%) Groovy
6 29 (80.56%) Git (software)
6 29 (80.56%) Google Analytics
6 29 (80.56%) MongoDB
6 29 (80.56%) IntelliJ
6 29 (80.56%) Ruby
6 29 (80.56%) Google
6 29 (80.56%) gulp
6 29 (80.56%) Grafana
7 25 (69.44%) CSS
8 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (66.67%) Open Source
9 21 (58.33%) Puppet
9 21 (58.33%) Docker
9 21 (58.33%) Windows
9 21 (58.33%) Java

Gatling
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 18 (50.00%) nginx
1 18 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 16 (44.44%) Confluence
3 6 (16.67%) Apache
3 6 (16.67%) JBoss
3 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.56%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (80.56%) GitHub
1 29 (80.56%) Google Analytics
2 9 (25.00%) Slack
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) HTTP
1 18 (50.00%) SSL
1 18 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (80.56%) MongoDB
2 18 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (100.00%) Selenium
2 35 (97.22%) Cucumber
3 31 (86.11%) Jenkins
4 29 (80.56%) Git (software)
4 29 (80.56%) gulp
4 29 (80.56%) IntelliJ
4 29 (80.56%) Sublime Text
5 18 (50.00%) Ant
5 18 (50.00%) Grunt
5 18 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 16 (44.44%) JIRA
7 13 (36.11%) WebDriver
8 12 (33.33%) Bitbucket
9 11 (30.56%) Artifactory
9 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio Code
10 10 (27.78%) JUnit
11 8 (22.22%) RSpec
12 6 (16.67%) Eclipse
13 2 (5.56%) JMeter
13 2 (5.56%) Maven
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Scala Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Software Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Programmer
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) QA Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Java Programmer
8 1 (2.78%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Manual Tester
8 1 (2.78%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (86.11%) Gherkin
2 29 (80.56%) Node.js
3 25 (69.44%) CSS
4 18 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 18 (50.00%) jQuery
4 18 (50.00%) Servlets
5 17 (47.22%) HTML
5 17 (47.22%) HTML5
5 17 (47.22%) Play Framework
5 17 (47.22%) REST
6 12 (33.33%) RESTful
7 11 (30.56%) LESS
7 11 (30.56%) Sass
7 11 (30.56%) YAML
8 10 (27.78%) Spring
9 9 (25.00%) XML
10 8 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (16.67%) EJB
11 6 (16.67%) Hibernate
11 6 (16.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 18 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 9 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 9 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 31 (86.11%) Continuous Integration
2 31 (86.11%) DevOps
3 29 (80.56%) Analytics
3 29 (80.56%) Microservices
4 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (66.67%) Open Source
5 18 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 12 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 12 (33.33%) Scrum
6 12 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 11 (30.56%) Prototyping
8 10 (27.78%) Pair Programming
8 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
8 10 (27.78%) TDD
9 9 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 9 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 29 (80.56%) Groovy
2 29 (80.56%) Ruby
3 21 (58.33%) Java
4 18 (50.00%) C#
4 18 (50.00%) Haskell
4 18 (50.00%) Perl
4 18 (50.00%) Python
4 18 (50.00%) Scala
5 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 9 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.33%) ISEB
2 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (41.67%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (80.56%) Grafana
1 29 (80.56%) Kibana
2 21 (58.33%) Puppet
3 11 (30.56%) Graphite
4 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Google
2 11 (30.56%) Splunk
3 3 (8.33%) Adobe
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) webMethods
4 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.56%) Pega
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft