Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 47 60
Rank change year-on-year +22 +13 +7
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 102 56 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.55% 4.06% 2.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 41.13% 24.24% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 41 22
Birmingham median daily rate £456 £440 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.69% +35.38% -23.53%
10th Percentile £323 £335 £180
90th Percentile £665 £525 £469
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £435 £336
% change year-on-year +3.45% +29.37% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £17.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £50.50 - £17.50

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 248 231 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.92% 16.76% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 141 70
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £265 £274 £250
90th Percentile £558 £525 £481
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +4.43% +12.86% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Birmingham median hourly rate £25.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £15.10 - £16.25
90th Percentile £36.30 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £24.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +37.50% -14.29% -17.40%

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 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 70 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (59.80%) Jenkins
3 60 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 50 (49.02%) DevOps
6 45 (44.12%) Linux
7 44 (43.14%) Java
8 37 (36.27%) Web Services
8 37 (36.27%) Puppet
9 35 (34.31%) Test Automation
9 35 (34.31%) Maven
10 34 (33.33%) Subversion
11 33 (32.35%) Scrum
12 32 (31.37%) JUnit
13 30 (29.41%) Ansible
14 29 (28.43%) TDD
15 27 (26.47%) RESTful
16 26 (25.49%) Amazon EC2
17 25 (24.51%) Python
17 25 (24.51%) SonarQube
18 24 (23.53%) Docker
18 24 (23.53%) logstash
18 24 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
18 24 (23.53%) JSON
19 23 (22.55%) Microsoft Azure
19 23 (22.55%) Tomcat
20 22 (21.57%) Open Source
20 22 (21.57%) Continuous Delivery
21 21 (20.59%) Security Cleared
21 21 (20.59%) Configuration Management

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 23 (22.55%) Tomcat
2 19 (18.63%) Apache
3 15 (14.71%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (7.84%) Confluence
5 7 (6.86%) IIS
5 7 (6.86%) JBoss
6 5 (4.90%) nginx
7 4 (3.92%) Drupal
8 3 (2.94%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (25.49%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (22.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (15.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (12.75%) Amazon ELB
5 13 (12.75%) Amazon S3
5 13 (12.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 8 (7.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (4.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (4.90%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (4.90%) Route 53
8 4 (3.92%) GitHub
9 3 (2.94%) PaaS
10 2 (1.96%) Office 365
11 1 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.98%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.98%) Serverless
11 1 (0.98%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.59%) HTTP
2 11 (10.78%) SSL
2 11 (10.78%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.82%) DNS
4 8 (7.84%) OpenLDAP
4 8 (7.84%) OpenVPN
4 8 (7.84%) SSH
5 1 (0.98%) DHCP
5 1 (0.98%) IPv6
5 1 (0.98%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (13.73%) MySQL
3 13 (12.75%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (12.75%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.94%) JasperReports
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.96%) Big Data
7 2 (1.96%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.98%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 61 (59.80%) Jenkins
2 35 (34.31%) Maven
3 34 (33.33%) Subversion
4 32 (31.37%) JUnit
5 25 (24.51%) SonarQube
6 18 (17.65%) Sonatype Nexus
7 17 (16.67%) JIRA
7 17 (16.67%) Mockito
8 16 (15.69%) DbUnit
8 16 (15.69%) jMock
9 14 (13.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (13.73%) GitLab
10 13 (12.75%) TeamCity
11 11 (10.78%) Selenium
12 10 (9.80%) JMeter
12 10 (9.80%) Liquibase
13 9 (8.82%) Bitbucket
14 8 (7.84%) Ant
15 6 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
16 2 (1.96%) JHipster
General
1 2 (1.96%) Finance
1 2 (1.96%) Marketing
1 2 (1.96%) Retail
2 1 (0.98%) Banking
2 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (48.04%) Developer
2 23 (22.55%) Java Developer
3 21 (20.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (11.76%) Architect
5 10 (9.80%) Lead DevOps
6 9 (8.82%) Android Developer
6 9 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (7.84%) DevOps Manager
7 8 (7.84%) Head of DevOps
8 6 (5.88%) Agile Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Angular Developer
9 5 (4.90%) iOS Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (4.90%) WebOps Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) AWS DevOps
10 4 (3.92%) Drupal Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.27%) Web Services
2 27 (26.47%) RESTful
3 24 (23.53%) JSON
4 21 (20.59%) Spring
5 18 (17.65%) REST
6 17 (16.67%) HTML
7 16 (15.69%) CSS
7 16 (15.69%) J2EE
7 16 (15.69%) PowerMock
7 16 (15.69%) SOAP
8 15 (14.71%) Apache Camel
9 14 (13.73%) Middleware
10 13 (12.75%) Elastic Stack
10 13 (12.75%) HTML5
11 12 (11.76%) XML
12 11 (10.78%) AngularJS
13 9 (8.82%) Spring Boot
14 8 (7.84%) CSS3
14 8 (7.84%) MCollective
14 8 (7.84%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) PKI
2 8 (7.84%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (5.88%) DataPower
4 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (4.90%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.90%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) Fintech
6 1 (0.98%) NHS
6 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (44.12%) Linux
2 20 (19.61%) Windows
3 16 (15.69%) Unix
4 12 (11.76%) Android
5 9 (8.82%) CentOS
6 7 (6.86%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.90%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (68.63%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
3 50 (49.02%) DevOps
4 35 (34.31%) Test Automation
5 33 (32.35%) Scrum
6 29 (28.43%) TDD
7 22 (21.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 22 (21.57%) Open Source
8 21 (20.59%) Configuration Management
9 20 (19.61%) Kanban
10 19 (18.63%) BDD
10 19 (18.63%) Load Balancing
11 14 (13.73%) Unit Testing
11 14 (13.73%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 13 (12.75%) Continuous Deployment
12 13 (12.75%) ITIL
13 12 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
13 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
13 12 (11.76%) OO
13 12 (11.76%) Release Automation
Programming Languages
1 44 (43.14%) Java
2 25 (24.51%) Python
3 20 (19.61%) JavaScript
4 17 (16.67%) Ruby
5 14 (13.73%) SQL
6 13 (12.75%) Bash Shell
6 13 (12.75%) PHP
7 12 (11.76%) Shell Script
8 10 (9.80%) Groovy
9 9 (8.82%) Perl
10 6 (5.88%) Objective-C
11 5 (4.90%) C#
12 3 (2.94%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.96%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.96%) Scala
14 1 (0.98%) Clojure
14 1 (0.98%) Erlang
14 1 (0.98%) F#
14 1 (0.98%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 21 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.96%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.98%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (23.53%) Docker
2 17 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (12.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.75%) vSphere
4 8 (7.84%) Postfix
4 8 (7.84%) Squid
4 8 (7.84%) vCloud
5 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 37 (36.27%) Puppet
2 30 (29.41%) Ansible
3 24 (23.53%) logstash
4 19 (18.63%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (13.73%) Terraform
6 13 (12.75%) Kibana
7 11 (10.78%) Graylog
7 11 (10.78%) Nagios
7 11 (10.78%) Salt
7 11 (10.78%) Tivoli
8 10 (9.80%) Rundeck
9 8 (7.84%) Docker Swarm
9 8 (7.84%) Kubernetes
9 8 (7.84%) Rancher
9 8 (7.84%) Rsyslog
9 8 (7.84%) Sysdig
9 8 (7.84%) ZABBIX
10 5 (4.90%) collectd
10 5 (4.90%) StatsD
11 2 (1.96%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 21 (20.59%) VMware
2 17 (16.67%) Oracle
3 12 (11.76%) CA
3 12 (11.76%) Micro Focus
3 12 (11.76%) Serena
4 11 (10.78%) Splunk
5 8 (7.84%) Sonatype
6 7 (6.86%) Rackspace
7 6 (5.88%) IBM
7 6 (5.88%) Teradata
8 5 (4.90%) SaltStack
9 3 (2.94%) Google
10 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.98%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.98%) SAP