Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 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.

Git Distributed Version Control System
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 29 73
Rank change year-on-year +8 +44 -28
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 113 66 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 7.66% 5.01% 1.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.94% 31.73% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 38 23
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £250
90th Percentile £481 £538 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £480 £449
% change year-on-year -6.15% +6.79% +32.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 276 208 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.71% 15.78% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 147 153
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £530 £505
West Midlands median daily rate £427 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.47% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £27.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.95% -35.88% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.89 £33.22 £33.00
% change year-on-year -49.16% +0.67% -

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 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 87 (76.99%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (58.41%) TDD
3 61 (53.98%) JavaScript
4 60 (53.10%) Java
5 57 (50.44%) BDD
6 55 (48.67%) Apache Camel
7 54 (47.79%) HTML
8 53 (46.90%) Spring
9 52 (46.02%) CSS
10 51 (45.13%) Spring Boot
11 46 (40.71%) Security Cleared
12 45 (39.82%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (36.28%) SC Cleared
14 40 (35.40%) Jenkins
15 39 (34.51%) Scrum
16 38 (33.63%) PostgreSQL
17 37 (32.74%) Relational Database
18 36 (31.86%) SQL Server
19 33 (29.20%) Hibernate
20 32 (28.32%) Subversion
20 32 (28.32%) SQL
21 31 (27.43%) Web Services
22 30 (26.55%) RESTful
22 30 (26.55%) Microservices
22 30 (26.55%) Java 8
23 29 (25.66%) RabbitMQ
24 28 (24.78%) WebSphere
24 28 (24.78%) Migration
25 27 (23.89%) Maven
25 27 (23.89%) SOAP

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 28 (24.78%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.31%) Apache
3 2 (1.77%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.77%) IIS
3 2 (1.77%) JBoss
3 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.81%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (10.62%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.42%) GitHub
5 3 (2.65%) npm
5 3 (2.65%) PaaS
6 2 (1.77%) IaaS
6 2 (1.77%) SaaS
7 1 (0.88%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) SMS
2 3 (2.65%) SSL
3 2 (1.77%) DNS
3 2 (1.77%) Firewall
3 2 (1.77%) HTTP
3 2 (1.77%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.77%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (33.63%) PostgreSQL
2 37 (32.74%) Relational Database
3 36 (31.86%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.96%) MySQL
5 4 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.54%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.54%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.65%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.77%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.77%) Power BI
7 2 (1.77%) QlikView
7 2 (1.77%) Redis
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (35.40%) Jenkins
2 32 (28.32%) Subversion
3 27 (23.89%) Maven
4 24 (21.24%) DbUnit
4 24 (21.24%) jMock
4 24 (21.24%) JUnit
4 24 (21.24%) Mockito
4 24 (21.24%) SonarQube
5 11 (9.73%) PHPUnit
6 5 (4.42%) Grunt
6 5 (4.42%) gulp
6 5 (4.42%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (3.54%) JIRA
8 3 (2.65%) Bower
8 3 (2.65%) NUnit
8 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.77%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.77%) Moq
9 2 (1.77%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (5.31%) Retail
2 2 (1.77%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.77%) Finance
3 1 (0.88%) Advertising
3 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 101 (89.38%) Developer
2 56 (49.56%) Java Developer
3 19 (16.81%) Full Stack Developer
4 18 (15.93%) J2EE Developer
4 18 (15.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 15 (13.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (8.85%) PHP Developer
7 9 (7.96%) UI Developer
8 7 (6.19%) HTML Developer
9 6 (5.31%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.31%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (5.31%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (5.31%) React Developer
10 5 (4.42%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.54%) Backend Developer
12 3 (2.65%) Agile Developer
12 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (2.65%) C# Developer
12 3 (2.65%) Digital Developer
12 3 (2.65%) Senior Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (48.67%) Apache Camel
2 54 (47.79%) HTML
3 53 (46.90%) Spring
4 52 (46.02%) CSS
5 51 (45.13%) Spring Boot
6 33 (29.20%) Hibernate
7 31 (27.43%) Web Services
8 30 (26.55%) RESTful
9 29 (25.66%) RabbitMQ
10 27 (23.89%) SOAP
11 24 (21.24%) J2EE
11 24 (21.24%) PowerMock
12 22 (19.47%) AngularJS
13 18 (15.93%) .NET
14 17 (15.04%) HTML5
15 15 (13.27%) jQuery
16 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET
16 14 (12.39%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (10.62%) React
17 12 (10.62%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) User Experience
2 6 (5.31%) NHS
3 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.77%) Clustering
3 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.77%) Wiki
4 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.04%) Linux
2 13 (11.50%) Mac OS X
3 12 (10.62%) Unix
4 4 (3.54%) Windows
5 3 (2.65%) CentOS
6 2 (1.77%) Android
6 2 (1.77%) Debian
6 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.77%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (76.99%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (58.41%) TDD
3 57 (50.44%) BDD
4 45 (39.82%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (34.51%) Scrum
6 30 (26.55%) Microservices
7 28 (24.78%) Migration
8 25 (22.12%) Kanban
9 19 (16.81%) Front End Development
10 15 (13.27%) E-Commerce
11 14 (12.39%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (11.50%) Open Source
13 12 (10.62%) MVC
13 12 (10.62%) Virtual Infrastructure
14 11 (9.73%) Continuous Deployment
14 11 (9.73%) OO
14 11 (9.73%) OO PHP
14 11 (9.73%) Test Automation
15 10 (8.85%) Configuration Management
15 10 (8.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (53.98%) JavaScript
2 60 (53.10%) Java
3 32 (28.32%) SQL
4 30 (26.55%) Java 8
5 19 (16.81%) PHP
6 18 (15.93%) C#
7 9 (7.96%) TypeScript
8 8 (7.08%) Python
9 4 (3.54%) PHP 7
9 4 (3.54%) PureScript
10 3 (2.65%) C++
10 3 (2.65%) ES6
10 3 (2.65%) Ruby
11 2 (1.77%) Perl
11 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.77%) Scala
11 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.88%) ES7
12 1 (0.88%) Go
12 1 (0.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (40.71%) Security Cleared
2 41 (36.28%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.77%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) WAI
2 4 (3.54%) PMO
3 1 (0.88%) GCP
3 1 (0.88%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.50%) Docker
3 12 (10.62%) vSphere
4 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.77%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.77%) NFS
4 2 (1.77%) Samba
4 2 (1.77%) Squid
4 2 (1.77%) Varnish
4 2 (1.77%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.54%) Puppet
1 4 (3.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.65%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (1.77%) Ansible
3 2 (1.77%) Capistrano
3 2 (1.77%) HAProxy
3 2 (1.77%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.77%) Nagios
3 2 (1.77%) WMI
4 1 (0.88%) Salt
4 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (23.89%) IBM
2 14 (12.39%) VMware
3 11 (9.73%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.73%) Zend
4 4 (3.54%) Oracle
5 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.77%) Splunk
6 2 (1.77%) Tableau
6 2 (1.77%) WSO2
7 1 (0.88%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.88%) Xamarin