Period
to 22 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Git (software) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Git (software) over the 6 months to 22 January 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.

Git Distributed Version Control System
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 30 23
Rank change year-on-year +11 -7 +23
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 90 66 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.11% 4.92% 6.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 53.89% 27.05% 40.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 45 58
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £450 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.37% +3.69%
10th Percentile £442 £330 £323
90th Percentile £538 £538 £665
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - £50.50

Git (software) 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 Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 167 244 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.05% 18.18% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 164 167
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £266
90th Percentile £573 £560 £568
West Midlands median daily rate £455 £446 £418
% change year-on-year +2.02% +6.63% +5.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Birmingham median hourly rate £35.00 - £25.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £48.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -27.84% +46.97% +37.50%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Git (software) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Birmingham

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Git (software) in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Birmingham

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Birmingham

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Git (software) in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 66 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 66 (73.33%) Java
2 65 (72.22%) Microservices
3 62 (68.89%) Spring
3 62 (68.89%) AWS
4 61 (67.78%) Jenkins
5 59 (65.56%) RESTful
6 58 (64.44%) Web Services
7 54 (60.00%) JUnit
7 54 (60.00%) TDD
8 53 (58.89%) SOAP
9 52 (57.78%) Scrum
9 52 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (56.67%) jMock
10 51 (56.67%) Mockito
10 51 (56.67%) DbUnit
10 51 (56.67%) PowerMock
10 51 (56.67%) Maven
10 51 (56.67%) SonarQube
11 50 (55.56%) AngularJS
12 49 (54.44%) BDD
12 49 (54.44%) ActiveMQ
13 48 (53.33%) Amazon EC2
14 47 (52.22%) Security Cleared
14 47 (52.22%) Amazon SQS
14 47 (52.22%) Amazon RDS
15 46 (51.11%) Postfix
16 45 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
17 43 (47.78%) Open Source
18 42 (46.67%) SC Cleared

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 13 (14.44%) Confluence
2 3 (3.33%) CMS
2 3 (3.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) GIMP
1 11 (12.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 62 (68.89%) AWS
2 48 (53.33%) Amazon EC2
3 47 (52.22%) Amazon SQS
4 14 (15.56%) Azure
5 8 (8.89%) Amazon EKS
5 8 (8.89%) GCP
6 1 (1.11%) Force.com
6 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (52.22%) Amazon RDS
2 45 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.22%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.11%) Big Data
5 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.11%) Impala
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.11%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 61 (67.78%) Jenkins
2 54 (60.00%) JUnit
3 51 (56.67%) DbUnit
3 51 (56.67%) jMock
3 51 (56.67%) Maven
3 51 (56.67%) Mockito
3 51 (56.67%) SonarQube
4 22 (24.44%) JIRA
5 12 (13.33%) webpack
6 11 (12.22%) gulp
6 11 (12.22%) Vagrant
7 9 (10.00%) Artifactory
7 9 (10.00%) Grunt
8 8 (8.89%) CircleCI
8 8 (8.89%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (3.33%) Spock
10 1 (1.11%) Ant
10 1 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.11%) Bitbucket
General
1 30 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 9 (10.00%) Retail
3 8 (8.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Billing
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (84.44%) Developer
2 54 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 20 (22.22%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 13 (14.44%) UI Developer
5 8 (8.89%) Azure DevOps
5 8 (8.89%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Azure Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Data Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Python Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Java Software Developer
10 2 (2.22%) PHP Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (68.89%) Spring
2 59 (65.56%) RESTful
3 58 (64.44%) Web Services
4 53 (58.89%) SOAP
5 51 (56.67%) PowerMock
6 50 (55.56%) AngularJS
7 49 (54.44%) ActiveMQ
8 37 (41.11%) Spring Cloud
9 36 (40.00%) REST
10 33 (36.67%) Hibernate
10 33 (36.67%) JPA
11 23 (25.56%) CSS
11 23 (25.56%) HTML
12 17 (18.89%) HTML5
13 15 (16.67%) CSS3
14 13 (14.44%) JSON
14 13 (14.44%) Sass
15 12 (13.33%) Angular 2
15 12 (13.33%) LESS
15 12 (13.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) User Experience
2 9 (10.00%) NHS
3 8 (8.89%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Linux
2 8 (8.89%) CentOS
2 8 (8.89%) CoreOS
3 3 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (72.22%) Microservices
3 54 (60.00%) TDD
4 52 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (57.78%) Scrum
5 49 (54.44%) BDD
6 43 (47.78%) Open Source
7 42 (46.67%) Kanban
8 32 (35.56%) BPMN
9 23 (25.56%) Migration
10 19 (21.11%) Biometrics
11 10 (11.11%) DevOps
12 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Automation
12 8 (8.89%) Proactive Monitoring
12 8 (8.89%) The Twelve-Factor App
13 6 (6.67%) Wireframes
14 5 (5.56%) Data Architecture
14 5 (5.56%) Test Automation
15 4 (4.44%) Front End Development
16 3 (3.33%) Asynchronous Programming
Programming Languages
1 66 (73.33%) Java
2 30 (33.33%) SQL
3 17 (18.89%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.44%) Python
5 12 (13.33%) TypeScript
6 9 (10.00%) C#
7 8 (8.89%) Go
7 8 (8.89%) Rust
8 3 (3.33%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.33%) ES6
8 3 (3.33%) Java 8
9 2 (2.22%) PHP
10 1 (1.11%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 47 (52.22%) Security Cleared
2 42 (46.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) PMO
System Software
1 46 (51.11%) Postfix
2 12 (13.33%) Docker
3 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) Ansible
1 9 (10.00%) Terraform
2 8 (8.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (8.89%) Confluent
1 8 (8.89%) Veracode
2 1 (1.11%) Cloudera
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.11%) VMware
2 1 (1.11%) Zend