Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 April 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 35 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +59
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 113 118 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.65% 4.20% 4.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.39% 27.70% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 72 52
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -5.06%
10th Percentile £355 £351 £276
90th Percentile £516 £600 £550
Scotland median daily rate £420 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year +159.26% - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 445 426 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.31% 15.15% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 263 197
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £325 £320 £285
90th Percentile £575 £600 £513
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £45.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -22.75% +13.28%
10th Percentile £33.13 £35.00 £43.77
90th Percentile £46.00 £35.00 £46.85
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £17.32
% change year-on-year +16.67% +73.21% -47.52%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Git (software) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Edinburgh

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Git (software) in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Edinburgh

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Edinburgh

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Git (software) in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 65 (57.52%) Java
2 46 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (39.82%) JavaScript
4 44 (38.94%) RESTful
5 42 (37.17%) Jenkins
6 37 (32.74%) SQL
6 37 (32.74%) Software Engineering
7 34 (30.09%) Test Automation
7 34 (30.09%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (28.32%) Spring
8 32 (28.32%) CSS
8 32 (28.32%) Linux
9 30 (26.55%) .NET
10 29 (25.66%) HTML
11 28 (24.78%) C#
11 28 (24.78%) SOAP
12 26 (23.01%) Python
12 26 (23.01%) JIRA
13 25 (22.12%) Cucumber
13 25 (22.12%) Web Services
14 24 (21.24%) Windows
14 24 (21.24%) Scrum
15 22 (19.47%) SOA
15 22 (19.47%) JSON
16 21 (18.58%) Degree
16 21 (18.58%) C++
17 20 (17.70%) React
18 19 (16.81%) Visual Studio
18 19 (16.81%) BDD
19 18 (15.93%) Java 8

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (4.42%) Confluence
1 5 (4.42%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.54%) Apache
2 4 (3.54%) JBoss
3 3 (2.65%) IIS
4 2 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.77%) Drupal
5 1 (0.88%) Gunicorn
5 1 (0.88%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (1.77%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.62%) GitHub
2 9 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.54%) OpenShift
5 3 (2.65%) Datadog
5 3 (2.65%) SaaS
6 2 (1.77%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (1.77%) Apigee
6 2 (1.77%) NuGet
6 2 (1.77%) Yarn
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.88%) IaaS
7 1 (0.88%) PaaS
7 1 (0.88%) Serverless
7 1 (0.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.04%) Big Data
1 17 (15.04%) GIS
2 11 (9.73%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (7.96%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.08%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.19%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.42%) DB2
7 4 (3.54%) MySQL
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.88%) Redis
9 1 (0.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 42 (37.17%) Jenkins
2 26 (23.01%) JIRA
3 25 (22.12%) Cucumber
4 19 (16.81%) Visual Studio
5 17 (15.04%) NetBeans
5 17 (15.04%) Selenium
6 14 (12.39%) GitLab
6 14 (12.39%) Maven
7 12 (10.62%) JUnit
8 11 (9.73%) Mockito
8 11 (9.73%) Subversion
9 9 (7.96%) Mocha
9 9 (7.96%) Protractor
9 9 (7.96%) TeamCity
10 8 (7.08%) Grunt
10 8 (7.08%) gulp
10 8 (7.08%) webpack
11 7 (6.19%) Robot Framework
12 6 (5.31%) Bitbucket
12 6 (5.31%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 15 (13.27%) Finance
2 12 (10.62%) Banking
3 3 (2.65%) Publishing
4 2 (1.77%) Advertising
4 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.77%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (48.67%) Developer
2 26 (23.01%) Software Engineer
3 22 (19.47%) Java Engineer
4 19 (16.81%) Java Developer
4 19 (16.81%) Java Software Engineer
4 19 (16.81%) Senior Java Engineer
4 19 (16.81%) Senior Software Engineer
5 17 (15.04%) C# Software Engineer
5 17 (15.04%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 17 (15.04%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 13 (11.50%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (10.62%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.08%) Analyst
9 7 (6.19%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Test Analyst
10 6 (5.31%) Python Developer
11 4 (3.54%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.54%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 3 (2.65%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (38.94%) RESTful
2 32 (28.32%) CSS
2 32 (28.32%) Spring
3 30 (26.55%) .NET
4 29 (25.66%) HTML
5 28 (24.78%) SOAP
6 25 (22.12%) Web Services
7 22 (19.47%) JSON
8 20 (17.70%) React
9 17 (15.04%) Swing
9 17 (15.04%) WPF
10 11 (9.73%) Redux
11 10 (8.85%) AngularJS
11 10 (8.85%) Sass
11 10 (8.85%) Spring Boot
12 9 (7.96%) JMX
12 9 (7.96%) jQuery
13 8 (7.08%) HTML5
13 8 (7.08%) Jest
13 8 (7.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.04%) Robotics
2 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.19%) User Experience
4 6 (5.31%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.54%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.32%) Linux
2 24 (21.24%) Windows
3 13 (11.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.54%) FreeRTOS
5 3 (2.65%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.65%) Unix
5 3 (2.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (32.74%) Software Engineering
3 34 (30.09%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (30.09%) Test Automation
4 24 (21.24%) Scrum
5 22 (19.47%) SOA
6 19 (16.81%) BDD
7 17 (15.04%) DevOps
7 17 (15.04%) Innovative Thinking
7 17 (15.04%) Software Testing
8 16 (14.16%) Configuration Management
8 16 (14.16%) TDD
9 15 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (12.39%) Microservices
11 11 (9.73%) Functional Testing
11 11 (9.73%) Open Source
12 8 (7.08%) Non-Functional Testing
12 8 (7.08%) Unit Testing
13 7 (6.19%) Mentoring
14 6 (5.31%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (57.52%) Java
2 45 (39.82%) JavaScript
3 37 (32.74%) SQL
4 28 (24.78%) C#
5 26 (23.01%) Python
6 21 (18.58%) C++
7 18 (15.93%) Java 8
8 6 (5.31%) Groovy
8 6 (5.31%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.42%) ES6
10 4 (3.54%) C
10 4 (3.54%) Perl
11 3 (2.65%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.77%) PHP
12 2 (1.77%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.77%) VBA
13 1 (0.88%) JSX
13 1 (0.88%) Ruby
13 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (18.58%) Degree
2 17 (15.04%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) QA
2 5 (4.42%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (5.31%) Docker
2 4 (3.54%) Firmware
3 3 (2.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (14.16%) Puppet
2 8 (7.08%) Ansible
3 5 (4.42%) Terraform
4 3 (2.65%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.65%) Nagios
4 3 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (8.85%) Oracle
2 7 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.65%) AppDynamics
3 3 (2.65%) Micro Focus
3 3 (2.65%) New Relic
3 3 (2.65%) Splunk
4 2 (1.77%) IBM
4 2 (1.77%) VMware
5 1 (0.88%) Facebook
5 1 (0.88%) Google
5 1 (0.88%) YouTube