Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 30 72
Rank change year-on-year +11 +42 -26
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 114 62 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 7.67% 4.93% 1.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 41.01% 30.54% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 38 21
Birmingham median daily rate £429 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.67% +38.46% -7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £250
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £459 £475 £410
% change year-on-year -3.37% +15.85% +20.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £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 278 203 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.71% 16.15% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 131 137
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £301 £263 £155
90th Percentile £550 £538 £493
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £410 £390
% change year-on-year +6.71% +5.13% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Birmingham median hourly rate £41.00 £28.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.86% -28.75% -
10th Percentile £22.35 £18.60 £36.75
90th Percentile £42.50 £40.00 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year +26.15% +4.00% -5.30%

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 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 84 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (52.63%) TDD
2 60 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
3 54 (47.37%) Java
3 54 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 47 (41.23%) BDD
5 46 (40.35%) Jenkins
6 44 (38.60%) Apache Camel
7 41 (35.96%) HTML
7 41 (35.96%) Security Cleared
8 39 (34.21%) Web Services
8 39 (34.21%) Spring
9 38 (33.33%) CSS
10 37 (32.46%) RESTful
10 37 (32.46%) Spring Boot
11 36 (31.58%) Scrum
12 32 (28.07%) SC Cleared
13 30 (26.32%) Linux
14 29 (25.44%) SOAP
14 29 (25.44%) J2EE
15 28 (24.56%) Maven
16 27 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
16 27 (23.68%) Kanban
16 27 (23.68%) SonarQube
17 26 (22.81%) Relational Database
17 26 (22.81%) jMock
17 26 (22.81%) PowerMock
17 26 (22.81%) DbUnit
17 26 (22.81%) Mockito
17 26 (22.81%) Subversion

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 19 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 9 (7.89%) Apache
3 6 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.51%) IIS
5 2 (1.75%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.75%) JBoss
5 2 (1.75%) Jetty
5 2 (1.75%) Mongrel
5 2 (1.75%) nginx
6 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.88%) CMS
6 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.93%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (14.91%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.51%) GitHub
5 3 (2.63%) PaaS
6 2 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.75%) IaaS
6 2 (1.75%) npm
6 2 (1.75%) SaaS
6 2 (1.75%) Serverless
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.88%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.88%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.88%) Route 53
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.77%) SSL
2 9 (7.89%) HTTP
3 8 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.26%) SMS
5 3 (2.63%) DNS
6 2 (1.75%) Firewall
6 2 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.75%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.88%) DHCP
7 1 (0.88%) FTP
7 1 (0.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (22.81%) Relational Database
3 23 (20.18%) SQL Server
4 12 (10.53%) MySQL
5 5 (4.39%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.75%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.75%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.75%) Power BI
8 2 (1.75%) QlikView
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.88%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 46 (40.35%) Jenkins
2 28 (24.56%) Maven
3 27 (23.68%) SonarQube
4 26 (22.81%) DbUnit
4 26 (22.81%) jMock
4 26 (22.81%) JUnit
4 26 (22.81%) Mockito
4 26 (22.81%) Subversion
5 12 (10.53%) PHPUnit
6 6 (5.26%) JIRA
6 6 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (2.63%) Grunt
7 3 (2.63%) gulp
7 3 (2.63%) NUnit
7 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.75%) Bower
8 2 (1.75%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.75%) Moq
8 2 (1.75%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (4.39%) Retail
2 2 (1.75%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.88%) Advertising
3 1 (0.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 90 (78.95%) Developer
2 46 (40.35%) Java Developer
3 21 (18.42%) Full Stack Developer
4 15 (13.16%) J2EE Developer
4 15 (13.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (11.40%) PHP Developer
6 9 (7.89%) UI Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Architect
8 6 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.39%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.39%) HTML CSS Developer
9 5 (4.39%) HTML Developer
9 5 (4.39%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Agile Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Angular Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Digital Developer
10 4 (3.51%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (38.60%) Apache Camel
2 41 (35.96%) HTML
3 39 (34.21%) Spring
3 39 (34.21%) Web Services
4 38 (33.33%) CSS
5 37 (32.46%) RESTful
5 37 (32.46%) Spring Boot
6 29 (25.44%) J2EE
6 29 (25.44%) SOAP
7 26 (22.81%) PowerMock
8 23 (20.18%) AngularJS
9 21 (18.42%) Hibernate
10 18 (15.79%) .NET
11 17 (14.91%) RabbitMQ
12 16 (14.04%) HTML5
13 14 (12.28%) REST
14 13 (11.40%) jQuery
15 12 (10.53%) ASP.NET
15 12 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (9.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) User Experience
2 4 (3.51%) NHS
3 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.75%) Clustering
3 2 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.75%) Wiki
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (26.32%) Linux
2 18 (15.79%) Mac OS X
3 17 (14.91%) Unix
4 4 (3.51%) Windows
5 2 (1.75%) Android
5 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.75%) CentOS
5 2 (1.75%) Debian
5 2 (1.75%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
2 60 (52.63%) TDD
3 47 (41.23%) BDD
4 36 (31.58%) Scrum
5 27 (23.68%) Kanban
6 22 (19.30%) Open Source
7 20 (17.54%) DevOps
8 19 (16.67%) Microservices
9 17 (14.91%) Configuration Management
9 17 (14.91%) E-Commerce
10 16 (14.04%) Front End Development
10 16 (14.04%) Migration
10 16 (14.04%) Test Automation
11 15 (13.16%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 13 (11.40%) Continuous Deployment
12 13 (11.40%) OO
13 12 (10.53%) OO PHP
13 12 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.37%) Java
1 54 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 24 (21.05%) PHP
3 21 (18.42%) Python
4 20 (17.54%) SQL
5 17 (14.91%) Java 8
6 15 (13.16%) Ruby
7 14 (12.28%) C#
8 7 (6.14%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.63%) PHP 7
9 3 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.63%) PureScript
9 3 (2.63%) Scala
10 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.75%) C
10 2 (1.75%) ES6
10 2 (1.75%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.75%) Perl
10 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 41 (35.96%) Security Cleared
2 32 (28.07%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.63%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) WAI
2 3 (2.63%) PMO
3 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.04%) Docker
3 15 (13.16%) vSphere
4 3 (2.63%) Xen
5 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.75%) NFS
5 2 (1.75%) Samba
5 2 (1.75%) Squid
5 2 (1.75%) Varnish
6 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (9.65%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (9.65%) Puppet
2 8 (7.02%) Salt
3 4 (3.51%) Ansible
4 3 (2.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 3 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.75%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.75%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.75%) Nagios
5 2 (1.75%) Terraform
5 2 (1.75%) WMI
6 1 (0.88%) collectd
6 1 (0.88%) Kibana
6 1 (0.88%) logstash
6 1 (0.88%) StatsD
Vendors
1 18 (15.79%) VMware
2 16 (14.04%) IBM
3 12 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.53%) Zend
4 5 (4.39%) Oracle
5 3 (2.63%) Google
6 2 (1.75%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.75%) Splunk
6 2 (1.75%) Tableau
6 2 (1.75%) WSO2
7 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.88%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.88%) SAP
7 1 (0.88%) Xamarin