Period
to 22 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 28 47
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19 -5
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 83 80 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.78% 5.29% 4.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.92% 35.56% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 46 52
Birmingham median daily rate £440 £407 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% -7.61% +25.71%
10th Percentile £313 £269 £250
90th Percentile £495 £538 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £470 £446
% change year-on-year -4.26% +5.44% +27.36%
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 260 225 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.12% 14.88% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 157 201
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £266 £250
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £25.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.18% -32.00% -11.76%
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +57.58% +20.00% -12.53%

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 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (77.11%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (53.01%) TDD
3 41 (49.40%) BDD
4 40 (48.19%) JavaScript
5 37 (44.58%) Java
6 36 (43.37%) Spring
6 36 (43.37%) HTML
6 36 (43.37%) Apache Camel
7 35 (42.17%) Spring Boot
7 35 (42.17%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (42.17%) Security Cleared
8 34 (40.96%) CSS
9 32 (38.55%) Scrum
9 32 (38.55%) SC Cleared
10 31 (37.35%) Jenkins
11 25 (30.12%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (30.12%) Web Services
12 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
13 23 (27.71%) Relational Database
14 22 (26.51%) RESTful
14 22 (26.51%) SQL
15 21 (25.30%) Hibernate
15 21 (25.30%) Kanban
15 21 (25.30%) Maven
16 20 (24.10%) jMock
16 20 (24.10%) JUnit
16 20 (24.10%) J2EE
16 20 (24.10%) SOAP
16 20 (24.10%) Mockito
16 20 (24.10%) DbUnit

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 (16.87%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.20%) Jupyter
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.46%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (9.64%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (6.02%) GitHub
5 3 (3.61%) npm
5 3 (3.61%) PaaS
6 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.41%) IaaS
7 1 (1.20%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.20%) SaaS
7 1 (1.20%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) SMS
2 1 (1.20%) HTTP
2 1 (1.20%) SSL
2 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.12%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
3 23 (27.71%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.02%) MySQL
5 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.61%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.61%) Power BI
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.41%) QlikView
7 2 (2.41%) Redis
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (37.35%) Jenkins
2 21 (25.30%) Maven
3 20 (24.10%) DbUnit
3 20 (24.10%) jMock
3 20 (24.10%) JUnit
3 20 (24.10%) Mockito
3 20 (24.10%) SonarQube
4 17 (20.48%) Subversion
5 8 (9.64%) PHPUnit
6 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (4.82%) Grunt
7 4 (4.82%) gulp
7 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.61%) JIRA
8 3 (3.61%) NUnit
8 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.41%) Bower
9 2 (2.41%) Moq
9 2 (2.41%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.20%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (6.02%) Retail
2 2 (2.41%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.20%) Back Office
3 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 73 (87.95%) Developer
2 37 (44.58%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.07%) J2EE Developer
3 15 (18.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 13 (15.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (15.66%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (9.64%) UI Developer
6 7 (8.43%) HTML Developer
6 7 (8.43%) PHP Developer
7 6 (7.23%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.23%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (7.23%) React Developer
8 5 (6.02%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Backend Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Azure Developer
10 3 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Digital Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Backend Developer
10 3 (3.61%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (43.37%) Apache Camel
1 36 (43.37%) HTML
1 36 (43.37%) Spring
2 35 (42.17%) Spring Boot
3 34 (40.96%) CSS
4 25 (30.12%) Web Services
5 22 (26.51%) RESTful
6 21 (25.30%) Hibernate
7 20 (24.10%) J2EE
7 20 (24.10%) PowerMock
7 20 (24.10%) SOAP
8 18 (21.69%) AngularJS
9 17 (20.48%) .NET
10 15 (18.07%) HTML5
10 15 (18.07%) RabbitMQ
11 14 (16.87%) jQuery
12 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET
12 13 (15.66%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (10.84%) React
13 9 (10.84%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) User Experience
2 5 (6.02%) NHS
3 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.20%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Linux
2 8 (9.64%) Mac OS X
3 7 (8.43%) Unix
4 2 (2.41%) Android
4 2 (2.41%) Windows
5 1 (1.20%) CentOS
5 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (77.11%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (53.01%) TDD
3 41 (49.40%) BDD
4 35 (42.17%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (38.55%) Scrum
6 21 (25.30%) Kanban
7 18 (21.69%) Migration
8 17 (20.48%) Front End Development
9 16 (19.28%) Microservices
10 11 (13.25%) E-Commerce
10 11 (13.25%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (12.05%) Open Source
12 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (10.84%) MVC
12 9 (10.84%) OO
13 8 (9.64%) DevOps
13 8 (9.64%) OO PHP
13 8 (9.64%) Test Automation
13 8 (9.64%) Virtual Infrastructure
14 6 (7.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (48.19%) JavaScript
2 37 (44.58%) Java
3 22 (26.51%) SQL
4 17 (20.48%) Java 8
5 16 (19.28%) C#
6 12 (14.46%) PHP
7 8 (9.64%) TypeScript
8 6 (7.23%) Python
9 4 (4.82%) PureScript
10 3 (3.61%) C++
10 3 (3.61%) ES6
11 2 (2.41%) PHP 7
11 2 (2.41%) Ruby
12 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.20%) ES7
12 1 (1.20%) Go
12 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.20%) R
12 1 (1.20%) XAML
Qualifications
1 35 (42.17%) Security Cleared
2 32 (38.55%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.61%) Degree
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.20%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) PMO
1 4 (4.82%) WAI
2 1 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (10.84%) Docker
2 8 (9.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (3.61%) Ansible
2 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.61%) Puppet
3 2 (2.41%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.41%) Salt
4 1 (1.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (1.20%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) IBM
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.64%) VMware
3 8 (9.64%) Zend
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle
5 2 (2.41%) Tableau
6 1 (1.20%) Google
6 1 (1.20%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.20%) Xamarin