Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 2017 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
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 76 46
Rank change year-on-year +51 -30 +42
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 70 27 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.36% 1.77% 3.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.82% 13.43% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 23 43
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £215
90th Percentile £538 £525 £400
West Midlands median daily rate £484 £438 £340
% change year-on-year +10.63% +28.68% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £32.85

Git (software) is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 220 201 150
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 16.85% 13.17% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 141 111
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +10.24%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £198
90th Percentile £538 £500 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £414 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +14.29% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £28.50 £41.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.91% -2.94% +34.92%
10th Percentile £18.60 £36.63 £41.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £43.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.75 £36.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -9.03% +9.09% -12.00%

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 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, 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 57 (81.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (50.00%) HTML
2 35 (50.00%) CSS
3 33 (47.14%) JavaScript
4 28 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 27 (38.57%) Java
6 26 (37.14%) PHP
7 25 (35.71%) Linux
8 21 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (30.00%) Jenkins
9 20 (28.57%) Subversion
9 20 (28.57%) Scrum
10 19 (27.14%) TDD
10 19 (27.14%) Spring
10 19 (27.14%) OO
10 19 (27.14%) Web Services
11 18 (25.71%) MySQL
11 18 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (25.71%) Node.js
12 17 (24.29%) Open Source
13 16 (22.86%) Test Automation
14 15 (21.43%) User Experience
14 15 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (20.00%) HTTP
15 14 (20.00%) SSL
15 14 (20.00%) Sass
15 14 (20.00%) CSS3
16 13 (18.57%) DevOps
16 13 (18.57%) RESTful
16 13 (18.57%) BDD

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 4 (5.71%) Apache
2 2 (2.86%) Drupal
2 2 (2.86%) JBoss
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.86%) WordPress
3 1 (1.43%) Confluence
3 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.43%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.71%) GitHub
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.86%) IaaS
4 2 (2.86%) PaaS
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.43%) BrowserStack
5 1 (1.43%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.43%) Heroku
5 1 (1.43%) Route 53
5 1 (1.43%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) HTTP
1 14 (20.00%) SSL
2 13 (18.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.71%) DNS
3 4 (5.71%) ICMP
4 2 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (1.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.71%) MySQL
2 15 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (15.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 20 (28.57%) Subversion
3 10 (14.29%) JUnit
4 9 (12.86%) gulp
4 9 (12.86%) Mockito
5 8 (11.43%) DbUnit
5 8 (11.43%) jMock
5 8 (11.43%) Maven
5 8 (11.43%) SonarQube
6 5 (7.14%) Grunt
6 5 (7.14%) Mocha
7 4 (5.71%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.71%) JSHint
8 3 (4.29%) PHPUnit
8 3 (4.29%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.86%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (4.29%) Marketing
2 2 (2.86%) Back Office
2 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (67.14%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (17.14%) Angular Developer
5 11 (15.71%) HTML CSS Developer
5 11 (15.71%) HTML Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (12.86%) UI Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Senior Developer
8 7 (10.00%) PHP Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Senior DevOps
10 5 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (5.71%) Consultant
11 4 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
12 3 (4.29%) Senior WebOps Engineer
12 3 (4.29%) Technical Leader
12 3 (4.29%) Web Developer
12 3 (4.29%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (50.00%) CSS
1 35 (50.00%) HTML
2 28 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 19 (27.14%) Spring
3 19 (27.14%) Web Services
4 18 (25.71%) Node.js
5 14 (20.00%) CSS3
5 14 (20.00%) Sass
6 13 (18.57%) HTML5
6 13 (18.57%) RESTful
7 12 (17.14%) React
7 12 (17.14%) SOAP
8 11 (15.71%) Angular 2
9 8 (11.43%) PowerMock
10 7 (10.00%) REST
11 6 (8.57%) jQuery
11 6 (8.57%) Spring Boot
11 6 (8.57%) Symfony
12 5 (7.14%) Doctrine
12 5 (7.14%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) User Experience
2 4 (5.71%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) CMDB
5 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) Linux
2 9 (12.86%) Unix
3 4 (5.71%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.86%) Android
4 2 (2.86%) Windows
5 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (81.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (28.57%) Scrum
4 19 (27.14%) OO
4 19 (27.14%) TDD
5 17 (24.29%) Open Source
6 16 (22.86%) Test Automation
7 13 (18.57%) BDD
7 13 (18.57%) DevOps
8 12 (17.14%) Configuration Management
9 10 (14.29%) Front End Development
9 10 (14.29%) MVC
9 10 (14.29%) OOP
10 9 (12.86%) Web Operations
11 8 (11.43%) Kanban
12 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 7 (10.00%) OO PHP
12 7 (10.00%) Refactoring
12 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
12 7 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.14%) JavaScript
2 27 (38.57%) Java
3 26 (37.14%) PHP
4 13 (18.57%) Python
5 11 (15.71%) SQL
6 9 (12.86%) Ruby
7 4 (5.71%) C
7 4 (5.71%) C++
7 4 (5.71%) ECMAScript
7 4 (5.71%) Go
7 4 (5.71%) Perl
7 4 (5.71%) PHP 4
7 4 (5.71%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.86%) C#
8 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.86%) Scala
9 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.43%) F#
9 1 (1.43%) Groovy
9 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.86%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.43%) Degree
3 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) WAI
2 1 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.43%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (17.14%) Ansible
2 11 (15.71%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (15.71%) Puppet
3 9 (12.86%) Salt
4 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.86%) Terraform
5 1 (1.43%) collectd
5 1 (1.43%) Kibana
5 1 (1.43%) logstash
5 1 (1.43%) StatsD
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Rackspace
2 4 (5.71%) Zend
3 3 (4.29%) Demandware
3 3 (4.29%) hybris
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle
4 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (1.43%) Google
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.43%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.43%) Xamarin
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Syntax Consultancy Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day (DOE)
Posted: 5 days ago