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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 53 36
Rank change year-on-year +35 -17  
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 46 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 7.19% 3.15% 3.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.70% 18.35% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 30
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.78 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% -  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 122 158 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 19.06% 17.17% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 121 105
Median daily rate £410 £413 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +12.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.78 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.99% -49.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Git (software) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +1 10 £406 -4.41% 6
Macclesfield - 6 £500 - 2
Warrington +26 5 £550 +19.56% 4
Chester +19 5 £375 - 8
Northwich +3 2 - - 2
Wilmslow - 1 £315 -
Git (software)
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 41 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 37 (46.25%) Java
4 34 (42.50%) JIRA
5 32 (40.00%) HTML
5 32 (40.00%) Scrum
6 30 (37.50%) Finance
6 30 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (33.75%) Banking
8 25 (31.25%) SOAP
9 22 (27.50%) CSS
9 22 (27.50%) Data Protection
9 22 (27.50%) Test Automation
9 22 (27.50%) Jenkins
10 21 (26.25%) SQL
10 21 (26.25%) TDD
11 20 (25.00%) Spring
11 20 (25.00%) J2EE
11 20 (25.00%) MySQL
11 20 (25.00%) Unit Testing
11 20 (25.00%) Gradle
12 19 (23.75%) jQuery
12 19 (23.75%) HTML5
12 19 (23.75%) MongoDB
13 18 (22.50%) REST
13 18 (22.50%) Oracle
13 18 (22.50%) EJB
14 17 (21.25%) Web Services
14 17 (21.25%) CSS3
14 17 (21.25%) AngularJS

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 10 (12.50%) Confluence
2 4 (5.00%) Apache
2 4 (5.00%) nginx
3 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.50%) WordPress
5 1 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.25%) CMS
5 1 (1.25%) Drupal
5 1 (1.25%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.25%) JBoss
5 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Magento
2 1 (1.25%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (6.25%) Slack
2 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) AMQP
1 4 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) MySQL
2 19 (23.75%) MongoDB
3 12 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (13.75%) Oracle Database
5 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
7 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
8 4 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.00%) RDBMS
8 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.75%) DB2
9 3 (3.75%) JasperReports
9 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (42.50%) JIRA
2 22 (27.50%) Jenkins
3 20 (25.00%) Gradle
4 15 (18.75%) IntelliJ
5 14 (17.50%) Bitbucket
6 11 (13.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (12.50%) gulp
7 10 (12.50%) Hudson
8 9 (11.25%) JUnit
8 9 (11.25%) Subversion
9 8 (10.00%) Eclipse
9 8 (10.00%) SonarQube
10 6 (7.50%) Jasmine
11 5 (6.25%) Mockito
11 5 (6.25%) webpack
12 4 (5.00%) JProfiler
12 4 (5.00%) Maven
12 4 (5.00%) MyEclipse
12 4 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 30 (37.50%) Finance
2 27 (33.75%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 57 (71.25%) Developer
2 27 (33.75%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (8.75%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (7.50%) PL/SQL Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Android Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.00%) iOS Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (40.00%) HTML
2 25 (31.25%) SOAP
3 22 (27.50%) CSS
4 20 (25.00%) J2EE
4 20 (25.00%) Spring
5 19 (23.75%) HTML5
5 19 (23.75%) jQuery
6 18 (22.50%) EJB
6 18 (22.50%) REST
7 17 (21.25%) AngularJS
7 17 (21.25%) CSS3
7 17 (21.25%) Web Services
8 16 (20.00%) JSON
9 12 (15.00%) Ajax
9 12 (15.00%) Node.js
10 10 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
11 9 (11.25%) Hibernate
11 9 (11.25%) JSP
11 9 (11.25%) Servlets
12 8 (10.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.25%) Clustering
4 4 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.75%) Life Science
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) PMI
6 1 (1.25%) User Experience
6 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (8.75%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) Android
3 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (5.00%) Unix
4 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.00%) Scrum
3 30 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (27.50%) Data Protection
4 22 (27.50%) Test Automation
5 21 (26.25%) TDD
6 20 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 15 (18.75%) DevOps
8 12 (15.00%) Configuration Management
8 12 (15.00%) MVC
9 10 (12.50%) Front End Development
10 9 (11.25%) Mobile Development
10 9 (11.25%) OO
11 8 (10.00%) Kanban
11 8 (10.00%) Static Code Analysis
11 8 (10.00%) Waterfall
12 7 (8.75%) Microservices
13 6 (7.50%) Secure Coding
13 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
14 5 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (46.25%) Java
3 21 (26.25%) SQL
4 10 (12.50%) C#
4 10 (12.50%) Python
5 7 (8.75%) PHP
6 6 (7.50%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.25%) C++
8 4 (5.00%) Apple Swift
8 4 (5.00%) C
8 4 (5.00%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.50%) AWK
9 2 (2.50%) Groovy
9 2 (2.50%) Korn
9 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.50%) sed
9 2 (2.50%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) Docker
2 4 (5.00%) Xen
3 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.75%) Puppet
3 5 (6.25%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.00%) Rancher
5 2 (2.50%) Ansible
6 1 (1.25%) Capistrano
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Oracle
2 8 (10.00%) Perforce
3 4 (5.00%) Apple
3 4 (5.00%) Zend
4 3 (3.75%) VMware
5 2 (2.50%) Google
5 2 (2.50%) Pega
5 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.50%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.25%) Chordiant
6 1 (1.25%) Sage
6 1 (1.25%) Twitter
Knutsford, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Source Technology
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £520 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago