Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 22 62
Rank change year-on-year -7 +40 -28
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 66 79 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.72% 6.37% 2.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.14% 35.11% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 62 31
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £410 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.54% +5.81% -3.13%
10th Percentile £336 £306 £270
90th Percentile £533 £538 £488
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £65.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -46.15% +67.74% -3.13%

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 219 225 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.98% 18.13% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 178 175
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £331 £263 £266
90th Percentile £550 £550 £500
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Cheshire median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -16.67% +4.00%
10th Percentile £42.50 £31.25 £38.50
90th Percentile £60.70 £33.75 £39.50
North West median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £41.38
% change year-on-year +3.75% -3.32% +10.33%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 £350 -6.67% 5
Crewe -7 10 £500 +8.11%
Warrington -15 6 £500 +11.73% 5
Chester +1 5 £363 +3.57% 16
Wilmslow - 3 £425 - 1
Macclesfield -3 1 - - 4
Git (software)
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 39 (59.09%) Java
2 35 (53.03%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (51.52%) JavaScript
4 33 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 31 (46.97%) HTML
5 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (36.36%) Test Automation
7 22 (33.33%) Scrum
8 21 (31.82%) CSS
8 21 (31.82%) Web Services
8 21 (31.82%) AngularJS
9 20 (30.30%) Unit Testing
9 20 (30.30%) JIRA
10 19 (28.79%) Android
10 19 (28.79%) Android Development
11 18 (27.27%) Android SDK
11 18 (27.27%) Gradle
12 16 (24.24%) SOAP
13 15 (22.73%) Subversion
13 15 (22.73%) HTML5
13 15 (22.73%) DevOps
14 14 (21.21%) Confluence
14 14 (21.21%) Node.js
14 14 (21.21%) C++
14 14 (21.21%) C
15 13 (19.70%) JUnit
15 13 (19.70%) XML
15 13 (19.70%) Cryptography
15 13 (19.70%) CSS3
15 13 (19.70%) Android NDK

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 14 (21.21%) Confluence
2 9 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.55%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) Apache
4 2 (3.03%) nginx
4 2 (3.03%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.52%) iPlanet
5 1 (1.52%) JBoss
5 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.55%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (4.55%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.03%) AtomSphere
4 2 (3.03%) Boomi
4 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.03%) npm
4 2 (3.03%) Yarn
5 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.52%) GitHub
5 1 (1.52%) IaaS
5 1 (1.52%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.52%) PaaS
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) Network Security
2 1 (1.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) MySQL
2 6 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.03%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.52%) Big Data
5 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.52%) HBase
5 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 20 (30.30%) JIRA
3 18 (27.27%) Gradle
4 15 (22.73%) Subversion
5 13 (19.70%) JUnit
6 10 (15.15%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (13.64%) Selenium
8 8 (12.12%) Cucumber
9 7 (10.61%) Maven
9 7 (10.61%) SonarQube
9 7 (10.61%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (9.09%) GitLab
10 6 (9.09%) JMeter
10 6 (9.09%) TeamCity
10 6 (9.09%) Xcode
11 4 (6.06%) Android Studio
11 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
11 4 (6.06%) gulp
12 3 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Front Office
3 2 (3.03%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (78.79%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) Android Developer
3 10 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) iOS Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (6.06%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) CRM Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.03%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Azure DevOps
8 2 (3.03%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Data Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Integration Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.97%) HTML
2 21 (31.82%) AngularJS
2 21 (31.82%) CSS
2 21 (31.82%) Web Services
3 18 (27.27%) Android SDK
4 16 (24.24%) SOAP
5 15 (22.73%) HTML5
6 14 (21.21%) Node.js
7 13 (19.70%) Android NDK
7 13 (19.70%) CSS3
7 13 (19.70%) Ionic Framework
7 13 (19.70%) XML
8 10 (15.15%) JSON
9 9 (13.64%) REST
10 6 (9.09%) hapi
11 5 (7.58%) .NET
11 5 (7.58%) Cocoa
11 5 (7.58%) Spring
12 4 (6.06%) J2EE
12 4 (6.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) User Experience
2 4 (6.06%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Equities
4 2 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Android
2 6 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 5 (7.58%) Windows
3 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.58%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.03%) Continuous Integration
2 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 22 (33.33%) Scrum
5 20 (30.30%) Unit Testing
6 19 (28.79%) Android Development
7 15 (22.73%) DevOps
8 13 (19.70%) Cryptography
8 13 (19.70%) Secure Coding
9 10 (15.15%) Continuous Deployment
10 9 (13.64%) MVC
11 8 (12.12%) OO
11 8 (12.12%) TDD
12 7 (10.61%) Web Operations
13 6 (9.09%) Case Management
13 6 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
13 6 (9.09%) iOS Development
13 6 (9.09%) Microservices
13 6 (9.09%) OWASP
14 5 (7.58%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) Java
2 34 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.21%) C
3 14 (21.21%) C++
4 10 (15.15%) SQL
5 9 (13.64%) C#
6 7 (10.61%) PHP
6 7 (10.61%) Python
7 6 (9.09%) Apple Swift
7 6 (9.09%) Objective-C
8 5 (7.58%) Kotlin
9 4 (6.06%) Java 8
9 4 (6.06%) TypeScript
10 3 (4.55%) Ruby
11 2 (3.03%) ES6
11 2 (3.03%) Go
11 2 (3.03%) Scala
12 1 (1.52%) Java 9
12 1 (1.52%) PHP 7
12 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.52%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Ansible
1 2 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) Salt
2 1 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Apple
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle
3 3 (4.55%) Adobe
3 3 (4.55%) Tealium
4 2 (3.03%) Dell
4 2 (3.03%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
4 2 (3.03%) Talend
5 1 (1.52%) Zend