Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 September 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 22 58
Rank change year-on-year -3 +36 -3
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 83 81 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 6.46% 6.59% 3.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.88% 37.67% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 78 39
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £333 £354 £270
90th Percentile £538 £549 £467
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £20.78
North West median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £29.53
% change year-on-year +12.07% -1.78% -26.19%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 245 215 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 19.07% 17.49% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 165 197
Cheshire median daily rate £405 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +1.88% +7.38%
10th Percentile £312 £305 £298
90th Percentile £560 £525 £488
North West median daily rate £420 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Cheshire median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £29.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.63% +7.06% -20.29%
10th Percentile £30.25 £31.00 £22.55
90th Percentile £59.05 £33.00 £37.63
North West median hourly rate £35.63 £40.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year -10.94% -1.84% +8.67%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Git (software) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Cheshire

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Git (software) in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Cheshire

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Cheshire

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +1 23 £348 -22.60% 4
Warrington -3 12 £480 -10.28% 4
Chester +3 9 £425 +9.68% 14
Crewe -11 8 £400 +6.67%
Wilmslow -4 3 £425 +34.92% 1
Macclesfield -10 2 £525 - 1
Git (software)
North West

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 44 (53.01%) Jenkins
2 42 (50.60%) Java
3 35 (42.17%) JavaScript
3 35 (42.17%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (37.35%) DevOps
5 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (36.14%) JIRA
6 27 (32.53%) HTML
7 26 (31.33%) Test Automation
8 24 (28.92%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (27.71%) Scrum
10 21 (25.30%) Python
11 20 (24.10%) CSS
11 20 (24.10%) Opscode Chef
12 19 (22.89%) Confluence
12 19 (22.89%) AngularJS
13 18 (21.69%) Docker
13 18 (21.69%) Unit Testing
14 17 (20.48%) Linux
15 16 (19.28%) Puppet
16 15 (18.07%) Node.js
16 15 (18.07%) Ansible
16 15 (18.07%) Gradle
16 15 (18.07%) SOAP
17 14 (16.87%) Configuration Management
17 14 (16.87%) Selenium
17 14 (16.87%) Subversion
18 13 (15.66%) Web Services
18 13 (15.66%) JUnit
19 12 (14.46%) OO

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (22.89%) Confluence
2 11 (13.25%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.43%) Apache Spark
4 5 (6.02%) Apache
4 5 (6.02%) Apache Pig
5 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.61%) CMS
5 3 (3.61%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (2.41%) JBoss
6 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.20%) nginx
7 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.92%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.02%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (6.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (4.82%) OpenShift
5 3 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.41%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (2.41%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.41%) GitHub
6 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.41%) PaaS
7 1 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.20%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.20%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) DSL
2 3 (3.61%) HTTP
2 3 (3.61%) SSH
3 2 (2.41%) AMQP
3 2 (2.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) MySQL
2 8 (9.64%) Hadoop
3 6 (7.23%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (6.02%) Apache Hive
4 5 (6.02%) Big Data
4 5 (6.02%) HBase
5 3 (3.61%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 44 (53.01%) Jenkins
2 30 (36.14%) JIRA
3 15 (18.07%) Gradle
4 14 (16.87%) Selenium
4 14 (16.87%) Subversion
5 13 (15.66%) JUnit
6 12 (14.46%) Cucumber
7 9 (10.84%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (9.64%) Bitbucket
8 8 (9.64%) GitLab
9 7 (8.43%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (8.43%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (7.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (7.23%) JMeter
10 6 (7.23%) Mercurial
10 6 (7.23%) SonarQube
10 6 (7.23%) TeamCity
11 5 (6.02%) gulp
11 5 (6.02%) Hudson
11 5 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (9.64%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Automotive
3 1 (1.20%) Back Office
3 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (60.24%) Developer
2 18 (21.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) Android Developer
3 12 (14.46%) Java Developer
4 6 (7.23%) PHP Developer
5 5 (6.02%) Cloud Developer
6 4 (4.82%) DevOps Developer
6 4 (4.82%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Automation Tester
7 3 (3.61%) CRM Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Tester
8 2 (2.41%) Analyst
8 2 (2.41%) Dashboard Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.41%) iOS Developer
8 2 (2.41%) Middleware Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (2.41%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (2.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.53%) HTML
2 20 (24.10%) CSS
3 19 (22.89%) AngularJS
4 15 (18.07%) Node.js
4 15 (18.07%) SOAP
5 13 (15.66%) Web Services
6 12 (14.46%) Android SDK
6 12 (14.46%) Spring
7 10 (12.05%) .NET
7 10 (12.05%) REST
8 9 (10.84%) Ionic Framework
8 9 (10.84%) XML
9 8 (9.64%) Android NDK
9 8 (9.64%) CSS3
9 8 (9.64%) hapi
9 8 (9.64%) HTML5
9 8 (9.64%) jQuery
10 7 (8.43%) JSON
10 7 (8.43%) React
11 5 (6.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.61%) User Experience
3 2 (2.41%) Clustering
3 2 (2.41%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.48%) Linux
2 12 (14.46%) Android
3 9 (10.84%) Windows
4 3 (3.61%) Unix
5 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.41%) CentOS
5 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.17%) Continuous Integration
2 31 (37.35%) DevOps
3 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (31.33%) Test Automation
5 23 (27.71%) Scrum
6 18 (21.69%) Unit Testing
7 14 (16.87%) Configuration Management
8 12 (14.46%) Android Development
8 12 (14.46%) OO
9 10 (12.05%) TDD
10 9 (10.84%) Secure Coding
10 9 (10.84%) Workflow
11 8 (9.64%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (9.64%) Cryptography
11 8 (9.64%) OWASP
12 7 (8.43%) Continuous Deployment
13 6 (7.23%) Case Management
13 6 (7.23%) Microservices
13 6 (7.23%) Web Operations
14 5 (6.02%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.60%) Java
2 35 (42.17%) JavaScript
3 21 (25.30%) Python
4 12 (14.46%) Ruby
5 11 (13.25%) Bash Shell
6 10 (12.05%) SQL
7 9 (10.84%) PHP
8 8 (9.64%) C
8 8 (9.64%) C++
9 5 (6.02%) C#
9 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.41%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.41%) Java 8
10 2 (2.41%) Java 9
10 2 (2.41%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.41%) Scala
10 2 (2.41%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.20%) ES6
11 1 (1.20%) PHP 7
11 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) AWS Certification
2 4 (4.82%) HND
2 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 18 (21.69%) Docker
2 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.41%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (24.10%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (19.28%) Puppet
3 15 (18.07%) Ansible
4 11 (13.25%) Kubernetes
4 11 (13.25%) Terraform
5 6 (7.23%) Salt
6 5 (6.02%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (2.41%) Kibana
7 2 (2.41%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
1 7 (8.43%) Oracle
2 4 (4.82%) Rackspace
2 4 (4.82%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.61%) VMware
4 2 (2.41%) Adobe
4 2 (2.41%) Apiary
4 2 (2.41%) Apple
4 2 (2.41%) Google
4 2 (2.41%) IBM
4 2 (2.41%) Tealium
4 2 (2.41%) Zend
5 1 (1.20%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 1 (1.20%) SaltStack