Period
to 7 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for GitLab skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GitLab over the 6 months to 7 May 2021 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.

GitLab
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 87 82 152
Rank change year-on-year -5 +70 +51
Contract jobs citing GitLab 12 51 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.68% 2.18% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.56% 13.93% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 36 29
10th Percentile £363 £485 £360
25th Percentile £455 £522 £470
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £555 £600 £550
Median % change year-on-year -7.50% +9.09% +33.33%
75th Percentile £558 £646 £588
90th Percentile £638 £725 £610
England median daily rate £500 £540 £550
% change year-on-year -7.41% -1.82% +4.76%

GitLab 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 216 366 933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.31% 15.62% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 262 669
10th Percentile £262 £313 £313
25th Percentile £343 £366 £370
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £538 £575 £538
90th Percentile £599 £650 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
10th Percentile £21.26 £14.53 £46.50
25th Percentile £21.66 £15.72 £46.88
Median hourly rate £29.96 £19.60 £49.75
Median % change year-on-year +52.88% -60.61% +21.34%
75th Percentile £42.00 £24.02 £51.69
90th Percentile £46.05 £25.53 £52.18
England median hourly rate £46.20 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -2.74% +5.56% +5.88%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing GitLab as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in Yorkshire

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GitLab in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for GitLab in Yorkshire

GitLab
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GitLab in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for GitLab in Yorkshire

GitLab
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitLab within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 7 May 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -15 12 £555 -11.20% 9
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing GitLab 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for GitLab.

1 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) BDD
4 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) Terraform
5 4 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (33.33%) PySpark
5 4 (33.33%) IBM UrbanCode
5 4 (33.33%) Spark SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Data Lake
5 4 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (33.33%) Elm
5 4 (33.33%) Scala
5 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 4 (33.33%) Haskell
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) Kanban
5 4 (33.33%) Maven
5 4 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) Gradle
5 4 (33.33%) Oozie

GitLab
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 4 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) AWS
1 4 (33.33%) GitHub
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon EKS
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (16.67%) Serverless
3 1 (8.33%) Azure
3 1 (8.33%) GCP
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
1 4 (33.33%) Data Lake
1 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 4 (33.33%) HBase
1 4 (33.33%) Spark SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) Gradle
2 4 (33.33%) IBM UrbanCode
2 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (8.33%) Postman
4 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Spark Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Scala Developer
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) PySpark
2 3 (25.00%) Kafka
3 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
3 2 (16.67%) Node.js
3 2 (16.67%) React
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 4 (33.33%) Kanban
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Data Ingestion
5 2 (16.67%) Fintech
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Data Entry
6 1 (8.33%) Economics
6 1 (8.33%) Microservices
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Elm
3 4 (33.33%) Haskell
3 4 (33.33%) Scala
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Terraform
2 4 (33.33%) Oozie
3 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes