Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 2020 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 141 165 185
Rank change year-on-year +24 +20 -13
Contract jobs citing gulp 17 38 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.76% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.39% 3.29% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 4
West Midlands median daily rate £495 £435 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% +132.00% -50.82%
10th Percentile £412 £350 £163
90th Percentile £536 £480 £480
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £30.95 -

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 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 502 1,156 760
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.94% 23.00% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 687 473
West Midlands median daily rate £460 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £275
90th Percentile £564 £575 £600
England median daily rate £480 £495 £475
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.21% +10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 21
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +36.36% +10.00%
England median hourly rate £41.50 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -3.49% -4.44% +9.76%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for gulp in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for gulp in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing gulp in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for gulp in the West Midlands

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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 gulp within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 February 2020. 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
Birmingham +12 12 £489 +2.89%
Shropshire +28 4 £540 +20.00%
Coventry +19 1 £550 +41.94% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for gulp.

1 16 (94.12%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
3 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
3 14 (82.35%) Grunt
4 13 (76.47%) AngularJS
4 13 (76.47%) HTML5
4 13 (76.47%) Java
4 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (70.59%) JSON
5 12 (70.59%) Sass
5 12 (70.59%) Docker
5 12 (70.59%) Microservices
6 11 (64.71%) REST
6 11 (64.71%) CSS3
6 11 (64.71%) Spring
7 10 (58.82%) webpack
8 9 (52.94%) Angular 2
8 9 (52.94%) User Experience
8 9 (52.94%) Confluence
8 9 (52.94%) GIMP
8 9 (52.94%) LESS
8 9 (52.94%) Vagrant
8 9 (52.94%) TypeScript
8 9 (52.94%) JIRA
8 9 (52.94%) Photoshop
9 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
9 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
10 7 (41.18%) Web Services
11 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
11 6 (35.29%) Semantic HTML

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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 9 (52.94%) Confluence
2 4 (23.53%) nginx
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) JBoss
3 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) GIMP
1 9 (52.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) GitHub
1 4 (23.53%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Azure Functions
2 1 (5.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
1 4 (23.53%) SSL
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
1 14 (82.35%) Grunt
2 10 (58.82%) webpack
3 9 (52.94%) JIRA
3 9 (52.94%) Vagrant
4 4 (23.53%) Ant
4 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
4 4 (23.53%) Gatling
4 4 (23.53%) IntelliJ
4 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 4 (23.53%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (23.53%) Selenium
4 4 (23.53%) Sublime Text
5 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
5 2 (11.76%) JUnit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Public Sector
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) UI Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (17.65%) Scala Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.88%) NetSuite Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) HTML
3 13 (76.47%) AngularJS
3 13 (76.47%) HTML5
4 12 (70.59%) JSON
4 12 (70.59%) Sass
5 11 (64.71%) CSS3
5 11 (64.71%) REST
5 11 (64.71%) Spring
6 9 (52.94%) Angular 2
6 9 (52.94%) LESS
7 7 (41.18%) Web Services
8 6 (35.29%) RESTful
8 6 (35.29%) Semantic HTML
9 5 (29.41%) jQuery
9 5 (29.41%) Node.js
10 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
10 4 (23.53%) Servlets
11 3 (17.65%) Play Framework
11 3 (17.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Microservices
3 5 (29.41%) Wireframes
4 4 (23.53%) Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) Lean Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
5 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.88%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 1 (5.88%) MVC
7 1 (5.88%) Personalization
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) TypeScript
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) Groovy
5 4 (23.53%) Haskell
5 4 (23.53%) Perl
5 4 (23.53%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) Ruby
5 4 (23.53%) Scala
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
1 1 (5.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Grafana
1 4 (23.53%) Kibana
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe
2 2 (11.76%) webMethods
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft