Period
to 24 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 32 47
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15 -1
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 98 53 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 7.51% 5.03% 3.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.00% 27.89% 26.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 47 51
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.62% +11.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £337 £313
90th Percentile £540 £525 £500
North West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £60.00 £43.00 £47.33
% change year-on-year +39.53% -9.15% +68.28%

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 297 190 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 22.76% 18.04% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 151 194
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £313
90th Percentile £552 £525 £500
North West median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.50 £50.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +212.50% -44.83%
10th Percentile £26.25 £50.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £33.75 £50.00 £17.00
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% +8.11%

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 April 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 April 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 +5 28 £375 -13.04% 5
Warrington +9 26 £420 -20.00% 3
Crewe -14 8 £425 +6.25% 2
Chester +2 4 £438 +9.03% 14
Macclesfield +1 3 £425 -2.30% 7
Northwich 0 1 - -
Git (software)
North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 43 (43.88%) HTML
2 41 (41.84%) Web Services
2 41 (41.84%) Jenkins
3 39 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (37.76%) JavaScript
5 33 (33.67%) Java
6 31 (31.63%) CSS
7 30 (30.61%) Test Automation
8 25 (25.51%) JSON
8 25 (25.51%) SQL
8 25 (25.51%) Scrum
9 24 (24.49%) DevOps
10 21 (21.43%) TDD
10 21 (21.43%) JIRA
10 21 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (19.39%) Linux
11 19 (19.39%) OO
11 19 (19.39%) Python
12 18 (18.37%) .NET
12 18 (18.37%) C#
12 18 (18.37%) Unit Testing
13 17 (17.35%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (17.35%) Puppet
13 17 (17.35%) Node.js
13 17 (17.35%) SOAP
13 17 (17.35%) Windows
14 16 (16.33%) REST
15 15 (15.31%) Bash Shell
15 15 (15.31%) PowerShell
15 15 (15.31%) SQL Server

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 12 (12.24%) Confluence
2 7 (7.14%) Apache
3 6 (6.12%) JBoss
3 6 (6.12%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.08%) NServiceBus
6 3 (3.06%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.06%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.04%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.04%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.04%) Mongoose
7 2 (2.04%) nginx
7 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.04%) WordPress
8 1 (1.02%) IIS
8 1 (1.02%) Jetty
8 1 (1.02%) SAS
8 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (9.18%) PaaS
4 7 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (7.14%) npm
5 6 (6.12%) IaaS
6 3 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.06%) OpenShift
6 3 (3.06%) Slack
7 2 (2.04%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.04%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.04%) AtomSphere
7 2 (2.04%) Boomi
7 2 (2.04%) BrowserStack
7 2 (2.04%) GitHub
7 2 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.02%) Sauce Labs
8 1 (1.02%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) HTTP
2 2 (2.04%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.04%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.02%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.31%) MySQL
1 15 (15.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.18%) Hadoop
3 8 (8.16%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.10%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.08%) Big Data
6 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.04%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.04%) HBase
7 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.02%) Endeca
8 1 (1.02%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.02%) Redis
8 1 (1.02%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 41 (41.84%) Jenkins
2 21 (21.43%) JIRA
3 14 (14.29%) Maven
3 14 (14.29%) SonarQube
3 14 (14.29%) Subversion
4 13 (13.27%) JUnit
5 12 (12.24%) Gradle
5 12 (12.24%) Selenium
6 10 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (9.18%) gulp
8 8 (8.16%) Visual Studio
9 7 (7.14%) TeamCity
10 6 (6.12%) Grunt
10 6 (6.12%) IntelliJ
10 6 (6.12%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (6.12%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (5.10%) CA Release Automation
12 4 (4.08%) GitLab
12 4 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (4.08%) Protractor
General
1 15 (15.31%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Banking
3 2 (2.04%) Advertising
3 2 (2.04%) Automotive
3 2 (2.04%) Publishing
4 1 (1.02%) Back Office
4 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.02%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (65.31%) Developer
2 18 (18.37%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.27%) .NET Developer
4 12 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
5 7 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 6 (6.12%) iOS Developer
6 6 (6.12%) UI Developer
7 5 (5.10%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.10%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Node.js Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Azure Consultant
8 4 (4.08%) Consultant
8 4 (4.08%) DevOps Consultant
8 4 (4.08%) Integration Consultant
8 4 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.88%) HTML
2 41 (41.84%) Web Services
3 31 (31.63%) CSS
4 25 (25.51%) JSON
5 18 (18.37%) .NET
6 17 (17.35%) Node.js
6 17 (17.35%) SOAP
7 16 (16.33%) REST
8 14 (14.29%) HTML5
8 14 (14.29%) Spring
9 12 (12.24%) Ajax
9 12 (12.24%) CSS3
9 12 (12.24%) RESTful
9 12 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (11.22%) AngularJS
10 11 (11.22%) jQuery
10 11 (11.22%) Sass
10 11 (11.22%) XML
11 10 (10.20%) React
12 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (5.10%) User Experience
4 4 (4.08%) Clustering
5 2 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.04%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (2.04%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.04%) STB
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.39%) Linux
2 17 (17.35%) Windows
3 7 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.08%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.08%) Unix
5 4 (4.08%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.08%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.06%) Android
6 3 (3.06%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.61%) Test Automation
3 25 (25.51%) Scrum
4 24 (24.49%) DevOps
5 21 (21.43%) TDD
6 19 (19.39%) OO
7 18 (18.37%) Unit Testing
8 17 (17.35%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (14.29%) MVC
10 13 (13.27%) Configuration Management
10 13 (13.27%) Microservices
11 12 (12.24%) BDD
12 11 (11.22%) OOP
13 10 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (9.18%) Data Modelling
15 8 (8.16%) Decision-Making
15 8 (8.16%) Responsive Web Design
16 7 (7.14%) iOS Development
16 7 (7.14%) Kanban
16 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.76%) JavaScript
2 33 (33.67%) Java
3 25 (25.51%) SQL
4 19 (19.39%) Python
5 18 (18.37%) C#
6 15 (15.31%) Bash Shell
6 15 (15.31%) PowerShell
7 13 (13.27%) Ruby
8 10 (10.20%) PHP
9 6 (6.12%) ES6
10 5 (5.10%) Apple Swift
10 5 (5.10%) TypeScript
11 4 (4.08%) Java 8
11 4 (4.08%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.06%) Perl
12 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.06%) VB
12 3 (3.06%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.04%) C
13 2 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
1 1 (1.02%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (11.22%) Docker
2 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.04%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.02%) LXC
Systems Management
1 17 (17.35%) Puppet
2 12 (12.24%) Ansible
2 12 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (8.16%) Terraform
4 7 (7.14%) Kubernetes
5 4 (4.08%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (3.06%) logstash
7 2 (2.04%) Consul
7 2 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (2.04%) Packer
7 2 (2.04%) Rancher
7 2 (2.04%) Salt
8 1 (1.02%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (1.02%) HP ALM
8 1 (1.02%) Nessus
8 1 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.20%) Perforce
3 7 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.14%) Splunk
4 5 (5.10%) IBM
4 5 (5.10%) Oracle
5 4 (4.08%) Apple
6 3 (3.06%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.04%) Adobe
7 2 (2.04%) Apiary
7 2 (2.04%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.04%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.04%) Capita
7 2 (2.04%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.04%) Dell
7 2 (2.04%) Google
7 2 (2.04%) Infoblox
7 2 (2.04%) McAfee
7 2 (2.04%) Symantec
7 2 (2.04%) VMware