Period
to 22 April 2019

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 April 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.

Git Distributed Version Control System
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 21 44
Rank change year-on-year -11 +23 +21
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 76 114 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.74% 7.48% 3.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.54% 40.43% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 74 24
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.18% +36.85%
10th Percentile £318 £366 £321
90th Percentile £575 £648 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £463 £450
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £50.50 -
% change year-on-year -30.69% - -

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 241 282 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.20% 18.49% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 184 112
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £283 £263
90th Percentile £586 £600 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Birmingham median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +43.86% -32.94%
10th Percentile £38.75 £39.50 £18.60
90th Percentile £41.25 £42.50 £40.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £31.62
% change year-on-year -14.63% +29.68% +54.23%

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 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 54 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (55.26%) SQL
2 42 (55.26%) TDD
3 40 (52.63%) BDD
4 37 (48.68%) Java
5 35 (46.05%) JavaScript
5 35 (46.05%) Web Services
5 35 (46.05%) Scrum
6 34 (44.74%) HTML
7 32 (42.11%) CSS
8 31 (40.79%) Jenkins
9 30 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (38.16%) Kanban
10 29 (38.16%) Spring
11 27 (35.53%) Microsoft Azure
11 27 (35.53%) SQL Server
12 24 (31.58%) Security Cleared
13 23 (30.26%) Microservices
14 22 (28.95%) C#
14 22 (28.95%) .NET
15 21 (27.63%) PostgreSQL
15 21 (27.63%) SC Cleared
15 21 (27.63%) Spring Boot
16 20 (26.32%) Apache Camel
16 20 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
16 20 (26.32%) Subversion
16 20 (26.32%) Hibernate
17 19 (25.00%) MVC
17 19 (25.00%) JUnit
17 19 (25.00%) Maven

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 14 (18.42%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.63%) Apache
2 2 (2.63%) WordPress
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.32%) CMS
3 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.32%) nginx
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 27 (35.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (13.16%) GitHub
4 8 (10.53%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.63%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.32%) IaaS
7 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.32%) DNS
2 1 (1.32%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.53%) SQL Server
2 21 (27.63%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (18.42%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.53%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (5.26%) MySQL
5 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.63%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.63%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.32%) Big Data
7 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.32%) Impala
7 1 (1.32%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.32%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 31 (40.79%) Jenkins
2 20 (26.32%) Subversion
3 19 (25.00%) JUnit
3 19 (25.00%) Maven
4 17 (22.37%) DbUnit
4 17 (22.37%) jMock
4 17 (22.37%) Mockito
4 17 (22.37%) SonarQube
5 6 (7.89%) JIRA
6 4 (5.26%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.95%) Moq
7 3 (3.95%) NUnit
7 3 (3.95%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (2.63%) PhpStorm
8 2 (2.63%) TestNG
9 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (7.89%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (2.63%) Electronics
3 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (64.47%) Developer
2 33 (43.42%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Architect
6 6 (7.89%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Lead Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Team Leader
7 5 (6.58%) AWS Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Lead Architect
8 4 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Agile Developer
9 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Azure Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.05%) Web Services
2 34 (44.74%) HTML
3 32 (42.11%) CSS
4 29 (38.16%) Spring
5 22 (28.95%) .NET
6 21 (27.63%) Spring Boot
7 20 (26.32%) Apache Camel
7 20 (26.32%) Hibernate
8 17 (22.37%) PowerMock
8 17 (22.37%) RESTful
8 17 (22.37%) SOAP
9 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (17.11%) .NET Framework
10 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET
10 13 (17.11%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (15.79%) J2EE
12 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (13.16%) Dapper ORM
12 10 (13.16%) jQuery
13 9 (11.84%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.95%) User Experience
3 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.63%) NHS
3 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) Windows
3 3 (3.95%) Android
3 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.63%) CentOS
4 2 (2.63%) Debian
4 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (55.26%) TDD
3 40 (52.63%) BDD
4 35 (46.05%) Scrum
5 30 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (38.16%) Kanban
7 23 (30.26%) Microservices
8 19 (25.00%) MVC
9 15 (19.74%) Migration
10 13 (17.11%) DevOps
10 13 (17.11%) Trunk-Based Development
11 11 (14.47%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 10 (13.16%) SOLID
12 10 (13.16%) Technical Leadership
13 9 (11.84%) E-Commerce
13 9 (11.84%) Open Source
14 7 (9.21%) Test Automation
14 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
15 6 (7.89%) Web Development
16 5 (6.58%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (55.26%) SQL
2 37 (48.68%) Java
3 35 (46.05%) JavaScript
4 22 (28.95%) C#
5 19 (25.00%) Java 8
6 8 (10.53%) PHP
7 7 (9.21%) Python
8 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.63%) Perl
10 1 (1.32%) Go
10 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 21 (27.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) GDPR
2 1 (1.32%) PMO
2 1 (1.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (21.05%) Docker
2 7 (9.21%) Postfix
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.63%) vSphere
4 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) Kubernetes
2 7 (9.21%) Ansible
3 4 (5.26%) Puppet
3 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.95%) Terraform
5 2 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (2.63%) Grafana
5 2 (2.63%) Graphite
5 2 (2.63%) Nagios
5 2 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) IBM
2 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.95%) Google
4 3 (3.95%) SAP
5 2 (2.63%) Adobe
5 2 (2.63%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.32%) WSO2