Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 20 60
Rank change year-on-year -6 +40 -5
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 95 87 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 6.95% 7.11% 3.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.93% 39.37% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 81 41
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £325 £360 £313
90th Percentile £538 £543 £500
North West median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £20.78
North West median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% +5.26% -

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 280 221 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.48% 18.07% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 171 189
Cheshire median daily rate £405 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.82% +3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £297 £294 £313
90th Percentile £538 £538 £500
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £384
% change year-on-year +3.13% +4.23% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £18.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +74.01% -55.42%
10th Percentile £26.75 £31.00 £15.58
90th Percentile £45.25 £44.90 £20.40
North West median hourly rate £38.25 £41.38 £41.88
% change year-on-year -7.55% -1.19% +4.69%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -8 20 £370 -17.83% 3
Warrington +10 18 £438 -18.22% 17
Crewe -5 11 £413 +3.13% 2
Chester -1 8 £441 +13.87% 13
Macclesfield -7 2 £525 +2.44% 1
Northwich +1 1 - -
Git (software)
North West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 48 (50.53%) Jenkins
2 43 (45.26%) JavaScript
3 37 (38.95%) Java
4 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (33.68%) HTML
6 31 (32.63%) DevOps
7 30 (31.58%) Python
7 30 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (29.47%) Test Automation
8 28 (29.47%) CSS
8 28 (29.47%) JIRA
9 26 (27.37%) Opscode Chef
10 24 (25.26%) Linux
11 22 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (21.05%) Bash Shell
12 20 (21.05%) Puppet
12 20 (21.05%) Ansible
13 19 (20.00%) SQL
14 18 (18.95%) Web Services
14 18 (18.95%) Scrum
14 18 (18.95%) AngularJS
15 17 (17.89%) Confluence
15 17 (17.89%) Ruby
15 17 (17.89%) Configuration Management
16 16 (16.84%) TDD
16 16 (16.84%) Unit Testing
17 15 (15.79%) Node.js
17 15 (15.79%) SOAP
17 15 (15.79%) .NET
17 15 (15.79%) Terraform

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 17 (17.89%) Confluence
2 8 (8.42%) Apache
3 6 (6.32%) Apache Spark
3 6 (6.32%) JBoss
3 6 (6.32%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.21%) Apache Pig
5 4 (4.21%) NServiceBus
6 3 (3.16%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.11%) CMS
7 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.05%) Jetty
8 1 (1.05%) Mongoose
8 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Magento
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.37%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.26%) OpenShift
4 4 (4.21%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.21%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.21%) PaaS
4 4 (4.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.11%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (2.11%) AtomSphere
6 2 (2.11%) Boomi
6 2 (2.11%) BrowserStack
6 2 (2.11%) GitHub
6 2 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.11%) npm
7 1 (1.05%) Heroku
7 1 (1.05%) IaaS
7 1 (1.05%) Sauce Labs
7 1 (1.05%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) DSL
1 4 (4.21%) Internet
2 3 (3.16%) HTTP
2 3 (3.16%) SSH
3 2 (2.11%) AMQP
4 1 (1.05%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) Hadoop
1 13 (13.68%) MySQL
2 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.32%) Big Data
3 6 (6.32%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.21%) Apache Hive
4 4 (4.21%) HBase
4 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.16%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.05%) Endeca
7 1 (1.05%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.05%) Redis
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 48 (50.53%) Jenkins
2 28 (29.47%) JIRA
3 13 (13.68%) Selenium
4 11 (11.58%) Sonatype Nexus
5 10 (10.53%) Gradle
5 10 (10.53%) Subversion
6 9 (9.47%) JUnit
6 9 (9.47%) TeamCity
7 7 (7.37%) CA Release Automation
8 6 (6.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (6.32%) Bitbucket
8 6 (6.32%) Cucumber
9 5 (5.26%) gulp
9 5 (5.26%) Mercurial
9 5 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (5.26%) TestNG
10 4 (4.21%) Hudson
10 4 (4.21%) Maven
10 4 (4.21%) Protractor
General
1 12 (12.63%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Automotive
2 4 (4.21%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Advertising
3 2 (2.11%) Publishing
4 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (57.89%) Developer
2 17 (17.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (12.63%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.47%) PHP Developer
5 7 (7.37%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Node.js Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Android Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.21%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.21%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Cloud Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Tester
9 3 (3.16%) DevOps Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Test Engineer
10 2 (2.11%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.68%) HTML
2 28 (29.47%) CSS
3 18 (18.95%) AngularJS
3 18 (18.95%) Web Services
4 15 (15.79%) .NET
4 15 (15.79%) Node.js
4 15 (15.79%) SOAP
5 14 (14.74%) REST
6 13 (13.68%) Spring
7 12 (12.63%) jQuery
8 10 (10.53%) JSON
8 10 (10.53%) XML
9 9 (9.47%) Gherkin
10 8 (8.42%) CSS3
10 8 (8.42%) HTML5
10 8 (8.42%) React
11 6 (6.32%) Android SDK
11 6 (6.32%) Elastic Stack
11 6 (6.32%) J2EE
11 6 (6.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.21%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.11%) Clustering
3 2 (2.11%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.11%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.11%) User Experience
4 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.26%) Linux
2 13 (13.68%) Windows
3 7 (7.37%) Android
4 5 (5.26%) Unix
5 2 (2.11%) CentOS
5 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.63%) DevOps
3 28 (29.47%) Test Automation
4 22 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (18.95%) Scrum
6 17 (17.89%) Configuration Management
7 16 (16.84%) TDD
7 16 (16.84%) Unit Testing
8 13 (13.68%) MVC
9 10 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (9.47%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (9.47%) OO
11 8 (8.42%) Front End Development
11 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
12 6 (6.32%) Android Development
12 6 (6.32%) SOA
12 6 (6.32%) Workflow
13 5 (5.26%) BDD
13 5 (5.26%) Cryptography
13 5 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (45.26%) JavaScript
2 37 (38.95%) Java
3 30 (31.58%) Python
4 20 (21.05%) Bash Shell
5 19 (20.00%) SQL
6 17 (17.89%) Ruby
7 13 (13.68%) C#
7 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
8 10 (10.53%) PHP
9 6 (6.32%) TypeScript
10 3 (3.16%) C
10 3 (3.16%) C++
11 2 (2.11%) Go
11 2 (2.11%) Scala
11 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.11%) VB
12 1 (1.05%) ES6
12 1 (1.05%) Groovy
12 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.32%) Degree
1 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.21%) HND
3 3 (3.16%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 12 (12.63%) Docker
2 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.11%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) LXC
Systems Management
1 26 (27.37%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (21.05%) Ansible
2 20 (21.05%) Puppet
3 15 (15.79%) Terraform
4 12 (12.63%) Kubernetes
5 6 (6.32%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (5.26%) logstash
6 5 (5.26%) Salt
7 2 (2.11%) Consul
7 2 (2.11%) Kibana
7 2 (2.11%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (2.11%) Packer
7 2 (2.11%) Rancher
8 1 (1.05%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.37%) Splunk
3 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.21%) IBM
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle
4 4 (4.21%) Rackspace
5 3 (3.16%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.11%) Adobe
6 2 (2.11%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.11%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.11%) Capita
6 2 (2.11%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.11%) Dell
6 2 (2.11%) Google
6 2 (2.11%) Infoblox
6 2 (2.11%) McAfee
6 2 (2.11%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.11%) Symantec
6 2 (2.11%) VMware
6 2 (2.11%) Zend