Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 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
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 178 180
Rank change year-on-year +20 +2 +27
Contract jobs citing GitLab 9 24 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.49% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.29% 2.18% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 2
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21% -29.79%
10th Percentile £373 £365 £401
90th Percentile £515 £500 £434
England median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 - £32.50

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 696 1,100 845
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.55% 22.34% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 733 612
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -3.03%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £301
90th Percentile £550 £543 £525
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 £29.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.66% +41.28% +117.59%
10th Percentile £22.02 £19.98 £19.59
90th Percentile £39.00 £49.63 £39.46
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

GitLab
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GitLab in Yorkshire

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GitLab in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for GitLab in Yorkshire

GitLab
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitLab in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Contractor 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 15 October 2019. 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
South Yorkshire -11 6 £448 +40.94% 2
West Yorkshire +23 3 £500 - 7
GitLab
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) GitHub
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
3 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (66.67%) Python
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Azure
4 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) JUnit
5 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) NetApp
5 3 (33.33%) NHS
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 3 (33.33%) CMS
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (33.33%) JMeter

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 3 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) GitHub
2 6 (66.67%) Azure
3 3 (33.33%) AWS
3 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (33.33%) GCP
3 3 (33.33%) Heroku
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Appium
2 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Gradle
2 3 (33.33%) JBehave
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) JMeter
2 3 (33.33%) JUnit
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) SonarQube
2 3 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) Express
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) Node.js
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) Sass
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) NHS
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) iSeries
2 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) API Testing
4 3 (33.33%) ATDD
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Kanban
4 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile First
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Go
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
5 2 (22.22%) Kotlin
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) VMware NSX
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) Rancher
1 3 (33.33%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) EMC
1 3 (33.33%) Google
1 3 (33.33%) NetApp
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) TOWER Software