Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 59 50
Rank change year-on-year +42 -9 +32
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 92 40 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 6.94% 2.73% 3.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 41.82% 16.19% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 34 47
Cheshire median daily rate £440 £398 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.69% +2.58% +10.71%
10th Percentile £335 £270 £269
90th Percentile £563 £446 £518
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £65.00 £36.01 £40.00
% change year-on-year +80.49% -9.97% +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 220 247 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 16.60% 16.87% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 185 180
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96% +7.86%
10th Percentile £305 £290 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £523
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +4.00% +10.29%
10th Percentile £31.00 £38.50 £27.50
90th Percentile £33.00 £39.50 £40.75
North West median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +10.29%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +5 27 £413 -5.71% 2
Warrington +29 13 £535 +28.92% 7
Macclesfield - 10 £525 - 2
Chester +12 8 £363 -6.75% 3
Crewe - 7 £413 - 3
Northwich +1 2 - -
Wilmslow +2 1 £315 +16.67%
Git (software)
North West

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

1 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (41.30%) Test Automation
3 36 (39.13%) Jenkins
3 36 (39.13%) TDD
4 33 (35.87%) Java
4 33 (35.87%) JavaScript
5 32 (34.78%) Web Services
6 31 (33.70%) HTML
7 30 (32.61%) Unit Testing
8 27 (29.35%) Linux
9 25 (27.17%) Spring
9 25 (27.17%) Finance
10 23 (25.00%) SQL
10 23 (25.00%) Scrum
10 23 (25.00%) SonarQube
11 21 (22.83%) Perforce
11 21 (22.83%) Banking
11 21 (22.83%) JIRA
11 21 (22.83%) CSS
11 21 (22.83%) SOAP
11 21 (22.83%) DevOps
12 20 (21.74%) REST
12 20 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (21.74%) OO
13 19 (20.65%) MongoDB
13 19 (20.65%) Gradle
13 19 (20.65%) gulp
14 18 (19.57%) HTML5
14 18 (19.57%) Configuration Management
14 18 (19.57%) Hibernate

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 13 (14.13%) Confluence
2 9 (9.78%) nginx
3 7 (7.61%) WordPress
4 5 (5.43%) CMS
5 4 (4.35%) Drupal
6 3 (3.26%) ExpressionEngine
6 3 (3.26%) NServiceBus
7 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.17%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.78%) Slack
2 7 (7.61%) npm
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) HTTP
2 3 (3.26%) NAS
3 2 (2.17%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.65%) MongoDB
2 13 (14.13%) Relational Database
3 12 (13.04%) RDBMS
4 11 (11.96%) MySQL
5 8 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.26%) DB2
8 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 36 (39.13%) Jenkins
2 23 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 21 (22.83%) JIRA
4 19 (20.65%) Gradle
4 19 (20.65%) gulp
5 15 (16.30%) JUnit
6 12 (13.04%) Maven
7 11 (11.96%) IntelliJ
8 9 (9.78%) TeamCity
9 8 (8.70%) Eclipse
9 8 (8.70%) webpack
10 7 (7.61%) Bitbucket
10 7 (7.61%) Grunt
10 7 (7.61%) JProfiler
10 7 (7.61%) Subversion
11 5 (5.43%) Jasmine
11 5 (5.43%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
12 4 (4.35%) SpecFlow
13 3 (3.26%) Mercurial
General
1 25 (27.17%) Finance
2 21 (22.83%) Banking
3 5 (5.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (68.48%) Developer
2 27 (29.35%) Java Developer
3 15 (16.30%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Senior DevOps
4 10 (10.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (7.61%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (7.61%) UI Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (5.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (5.43%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Drupal Developer
9 4 (4.35%) iOS Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) WordPress Developer
10 3 (3.26%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.26%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.78%) Web Services
2 31 (33.70%) HTML
3 25 (27.17%) Spring
4 21 (22.83%) CSS
4 21 (22.83%) SOAP
5 20 (21.74%) REST
6 18 (19.57%) Hibernate
6 18 (19.57%) HTML5
7 17 (18.48%) CSS3
8 16 (17.39%) AngularJS
9 15 (16.30%) JPA
10 14 (15.22%) JSON
10 14 (15.22%) Node.js
10 14 (15.22%) React
11 12 (13.04%) Java EE
11 12 (13.04%) Sass
11 12 (13.04%) Spring Boot
12 11 (11.96%) Ajax
12 11 (11.96%) RESTful
12 11 (11.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Clustering
2 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.43%) User Experience
4 4 (4.35%) Life Science
5 3 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.17%) STB
7 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.35%) Linux
2 13 (14.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (11.96%) Windows
4 8 (8.70%) Apple iOS
5 6 (6.52%) Android
6 5 (5.43%) Mac OS X
6 5 (5.43%) Unix
7 3 (3.26%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (41.30%) Test Automation
3 36 (39.13%) TDD
4 30 (32.61%) Unit Testing
5 23 (25.00%) Scrum
6 21 (22.83%) DevOps
7 20 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (21.74%) OO
8 18 (19.57%) Configuration Management
9 17 (18.48%) Microservices
10 13 (14.13%) Data Protection
11 12 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (13.04%) Data Modelling
11 12 (13.04%) Software Engineering
12 10 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (9.78%) Coaching
13 9 (9.78%) Kanban
13 9 (9.78%) Load Balancing
13 9 (9.78%) Mentoring
13 9 (9.78%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.87%) Java
1 33 (35.87%) JavaScript
2 23 (25.00%) SQL
3 17 (18.48%) Python
4 13 (14.13%) Bash Shell
5 11 (11.96%) C#
6 8 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.43%) C++
7 5 (5.43%) ES6
7 5 (5.43%) PHP
7 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.43%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.26%) Apple Swift
8 3 (3.26%) C
9 2 (2.17%) AWK
9 2 (2.17%) Korn
9 2 (2.17%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.17%) Ruby
9 2 (2.17%) sed
9 2 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 13 (14.13%) Docker
2 8 (8.70%) Xen
3 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (17.39%) Puppet
2 13 (14.13%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (8.70%) Ansible
3 8 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 8 (8.70%) Rancher
4 2 (2.17%) Rundeck
4 2 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (22.83%) Perforce
2 14 (15.22%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.35%) VMware
4 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.17%) Apple
5 2 (2.17%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.17%) Pega
5 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.17%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.09%) Capita