Period
to 19 January 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 19 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 58 35
Rank change year-on-year +35 -23 +30
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 79 34 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 6.31% 2.63% 4.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.91% 15.45% 34.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 30 57
Cheshire median daily rate £410 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% -3.13% +23.08%
10th Percentile £306 £269 £317
90th Percentile £538 £491 £507
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £65.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +85.71% -12.50% +42.22%

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 220 220 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 17.57% 17.04% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 171 163
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.33% -1.25% +16.36%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £286
90th Percentile £550 £500 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.50 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +4.00% +10.29%
10th Percentile £31.25 £38.50 £24.25
90th Percentile £33.75 £39.50 £38.75
North West median hourly rate £40.25 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -2.42% +10.00% +7.14%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 - 24 £375 - 7
Warrington +18 22 £448 +2.29% 6
Crewe -13 9 £463 +15.63% 5
Chester +6 5 £350 -9.68% 20
Macclesfield - 2 £250 - 3
Git (software)
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (45.57%) Jenkins
3 35 (44.30%) Web Services
4 33 (41.77%) HTML
5 27 (34.18%) Test Automation
6 26 (32.91%) TDD
7 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
8 23 (29.11%) Java
9 21 (26.58%) JSON
9 21 (26.58%) Unit Testing
10 20 (25.32%) Linux
10 20 (25.32%) CSS
11 19 (24.05%) OO
11 19 (24.05%) Finance
11 19 (24.05%) Scrum
11 19 (24.05%) SonarQube
12 18 (22.78%) DevOps
12 18 (22.78%) Windows
12 18 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (21.52%) Puppet
13 17 (21.52%) SQL
13 17 (21.52%) .NET
14 16 (20.25%) Perforce
14 16 (20.25%) Spring
15 15 (18.99%) C#
15 15 (18.99%) REST
16 14 (17.72%) AngularJS
16 14 (17.72%) SOAP
16 14 (17.72%) Microservices
17 13 (16.46%) JUnit

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 6 (7.59%) Confluence
2 4 (5.06%) nginx
2 4 (5.06%) WordPress
3 3 (3.80%) Drupal
3 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.53%) CMS
4 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.53%) NServiceBus
4 2 (2.53%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) Mongoose
5 1 (1.27%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.13%) npm
3 6 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.59%) IaaS
4 5 (6.33%) PaaS
4 5 (6.33%) Slack
5 3 (3.80%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.27%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.27%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) HTTP
2 3 (3.80%) Internet
2 3 (3.80%) NAS
3 2 (2.53%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) MongoDB
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.59%) MySQL
3 6 (7.59%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.27%) DB2
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.27%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 36 (45.57%) Jenkins
2 19 (24.05%) SonarQube
3 13 (16.46%) JUnit
3 13 (16.46%) Subversion
4 12 (15.19%) Gradle
4 12 (15.19%) gulp
4 12 (15.19%) Maven
5 11 (13.92%) Visual Studio
6 10 (12.66%) TeamCity
7 8 (10.13%) Grunt
7 8 (10.13%) JIRA
7 8 (10.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (8.86%) Eclipse
9 6 (7.59%) IntelliJ
9 6 (7.59%) JProfiler
9 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (6.33%) Selenium
11 4 (5.06%) Bitbucket
11 4 (5.06%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (5.06%) Xcode
General
1 19 (24.05%) Finance
2 11 (13.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
3 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (69.62%) Developer
2 21 (26.58%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.39%) .NET Developer
3 9 (11.39%) Azure DevOps
3 9 (11.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) UI Developer
5 6 (7.59%) iOS Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (6.33%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (6.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (5.06%) Azure Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) DevOps Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) Integration Consultant
7 4 (5.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (44.30%) Web Services
2 33 (41.77%) HTML
3 21 (26.58%) JSON
4 20 (25.32%) CSS
5 17 (21.52%) .NET
6 16 (20.25%) Spring
7 15 (18.99%) REST
8 14 (17.72%) AngularJS
8 14 (17.72%) SOAP
9 13 (16.46%) HTML5
10 12 (15.19%) Hibernate
10 12 (15.19%) Node.js
11 11 (13.92%) RESTful
12 10 (12.66%) Ajax
12 10 (12.66%) CSS3
13 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
13 9 (11.39%) JPA
13 9 (11.39%) React
13 9 (11.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (10.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) User Experience
2 4 (5.06%) Clustering
3 3 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.80%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (2.53%) STB
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.32%) Linux
2 18 (22.78%) Windows
3 10 (12.66%) Apple iOS
4 9 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.86%) Mac OS X
6 5 (6.33%) Android
7 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.80%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.80%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.18%) Test Automation
3 26 (32.91%) TDD
4 21 (26.58%) Unit Testing
5 19 (24.05%) OO
5 19 (24.05%) Scrum
6 18 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (22.78%) DevOps
7 14 (17.72%) Microservices
8 11 (13.92%) OOP
9 9 (11.39%) BDD
9 9 (11.39%) Configuration Management
9 9 (11.39%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (11.39%) MVC
10 8 (10.13%) Data Modelling
10 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
10 8 (10.13%) Performance Optimisation
10 8 (10.13%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (8.86%) Coaching
11 7 (8.86%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.65%) JavaScript
2 23 (29.11%) Java
3 17 (21.52%) SQL
4 15 (18.99%) C#
5 12 (15.19%) PowerShell
6 9 (11.39%) Bash Shell
6 9 (11.39%) Python
7 6 (7.59%) ES6
8 5 (6.33%) Apple Swift
8 5 (6.33%) Ruby
9 4 (5.06%) Objective-C
9 4 (5.06%) Perl
9 4 (5.06%) TypeScript
9 4 (5.06%) VB
10 3 (3.80%) C++
10 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.80%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.53%) C
11 2 (2.53%) PHP
12 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (21.52%) Puppet
2 9 (11.39%) Ansible
3 4 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.06%) Terraform
4 2 (2.53%) Rundeck
5 1 (1.27%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.27%) Nessus
5 1 (1.27%) Rancher
5 1 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Perforce
2 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.39%) Oracle
4 4 (5.06%) Apple
5 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.27%) Capita
7 1 (1.27%) HP
7 1 (1.27%) IBM
7 1 (1.27%) Twitter
7 1 (1.27%) VMware