Period
to 14 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 27 47
Rank change year-on-year -5 +20 +8
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 75 95 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.29% 5.82% 3.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.74% 38.31% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 42
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.27% +29.89%
10th Percentile £338 £317 £325
90th Percentile £538 £668 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £450
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 261 248 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.39% 15.20% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 169 158
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +5.44%
10th Percentile £314 £269 £275
90th Percentile £550 £540 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +9.24% +0.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £25.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £55.00 £33.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% +37.50% -23.66%

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 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 64 (85.33%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (68.00%) TDD
2 51 (68.00%) BDD
3 49 (65.33%) Java
4 48 (64.00%) Spring
5 45 (60.00%) Apache Camel
6 44 (58.67%) Spring Boot
7 40 (53.33%) JavaScript
8 38 (50.67%) HTML
9 36 (48.00%) Security Cleared
10 35 (46.67%) CSS
11 33 (44.00%) Hibernate
12 32 (42.67%) SQL Server
13 31 (41.33%) SQL
13 31 (41.33%) SC Cleared
14 30 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
15 29 (38.67%) Scrum
15 29 (38.67%) Java 8
15 29 (38.67%) Microservices
16 28 (37.33%) Jenkins
16 28 (37.33%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (36.00%) Subversion
17 27 (36.00%) Web Services
17 27 (36.00%) Relational Database
18 26 (34.67%) Migration
19 25 (33.33%) IBM
19 25 (33.33%) WebSphere
19 25 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
20 24 (32.00%) Trunk-Based Development
21 23 (30.67%) Kanban

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 25 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.33%) Apache
2 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.33%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (4.00%) GitHub
5 2 (2.67%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.33%) IaaS
6 1 (1.33%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.67%) SQL Server
2 30 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (36.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.33%) MySQL
5 2 (2.67%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (2.67%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.67%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.67%) Redis
6 1 (1.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 28 (37.33%) Jenkins
2 27 (36.00%) Subversion
3 22 (29.33%) Maven
4 21 (28.00%) DbUnit
4 21 (28.00%) jMock
4 21 (28.00%) JUnit
4 21 (28.00%) Mockito
4 21 (28.00%) SonarQube
5 3 (4.00%) Grunt
5 3 (4.00%) gulp
5 3 (4.00%) JIRA
5 3 (4.00%) Moq
5 3 (4.00%) NUnit
5 3 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (4.00%) PHPUnit
5 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.33%) Selenium
6 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (6.67%) Retail
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Electronics
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (86.67%) Developer
2 48 (64.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (18.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 13 (17.33%) J2EE Developer
4 13 (17.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.00%) Agile Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Azure Developer
7 3 (4.00%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 2 (2.67%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.67%) HTML Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Lead Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (64.00%) Spring
2 45 (60.00%) Apache Camel
3 44 (58.67%) Spring Boot
4 38 (50.67%) HTML
5 35 (46.67%) CSS
6 33 (44.00%) Hibernate
7 27 (36.00%) Web Services
8 25 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
9 23 (30.67%) RESTful
10 21 (28.00%) J2EE
10 21 (28.00%) PowerMock
10 21 (28.00%) SOAP
11 11 (14.67%) .NET
12 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
13 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
13 6 (8.00%) JPA
14 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
14 5 (6.67%) jQuery
14 5 (6.67%) REST
15 4 (5.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) NHS
1 5 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Linux
2 3 (4.00%) CentOS
2 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.67%) Unix
4 1 (1.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (85.33%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (68.00%) BDD
2 51 (68.00%) TDD
3 29 (38.67%) Microservices
3 29 (38.67%) Scrum
4 28 (37.33%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (34.67%) Migration
6 24 (32.00%) Trunk-Based Development
7 23 (30.67%) Kanban
8 12 (16.00%) E-Commerce
9 9 (12.00%) MVC
9 9 (12.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 8 (10.67%) DevOps
11 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (9.33%) Front End Development
11 7 (9.33%) Open Source
12 6 (8.00%) OO
13 4 (5.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 4 (5.33%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (5.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (65.33%) Java
2 40 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 31 (41.33%) SQL
4 29 (38.67%) Java 8
5 11 (14.67%) C#
6 6 (8.00%) PHP
6 6 (8.00%) Python
7 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.67%) C++
8 2 (2.67%) Go
8 2 (2.67%) Perl
8 2 (2.67%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.33%) ES6
9 1 (1.33%) ES7
9 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.33%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.33%) PureScript
9 1 (1.33%) R
9 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (41.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) PMO
2 2 (2.67%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (12.00%) vSphere
2 6 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.00%) Ansible
3 2 (2.67%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (2.67%) Grafana
3 2 (2.67%) Graphite
3 2 (2.67%) Nagios
3 2 (2.67%) Terraform
3 2 (2.67%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.33%) Puppet
4 1 (1.33%) Salt
4 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (33.33%) IBM
2 9 (12.00%) VMware
3 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.00%) Zend
6 2 (2.67%) SAP
7 1 (1.33%) Adobe
7 1 (1.33%) Google