Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 66 96
Rank change year-on-year +34 +30 -13
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 139 53 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.74% 2.52% 1.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.68% 14.44% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 26 18
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.19% +14.21% -15.66%
10th Percentile £288 £316 £262
90th Percentile £600 £525 £435
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £43.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year - -20.91% -

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 453 367 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.46% 17.47% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 210 217
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -4.00%
10th Percentile £272 £262 £263
90th Percentile £553 £489 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £46.13 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.93% +14.23% -4.99%
Scotland median hourly rate £42.45 £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year -1.29% +6.49% +6.26%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 75 (53.96%) Java
2 69 (49.64%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (48.20%) Jenkins
4 64 (46.04%) Linux
5 61 (43.88%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (41.73%) Web Services
7 56 (40.29%) Puppet
8 53 (38.13%) JavaScript
9 52 (37.41%) Finance
10 48 (34.53%) Configuration Management
11 46 (33.09%) HTML
11 46 (33.09%) Test Automation
12 44 (31.65%) GitHub
13 43 (30.94%) CSS
14 42 (30.22%) AngularJS
15 41 (29.50%) Spring
16 40 (28.78%) JSON
17 38 (27.34%) RESTful
17 38 (27.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 36 (25.90%) REST
19 33 (23.74%) Cucumber
19 33 (23.74%) Software Engineering
19 33 (23.74%) Continuous Delivery
20 32 (23.02%) GitLab
21 31 (22.30%) Mockito
22 29 (20.86%) Analytics
22 29 (20.86%) Oracle
23 28 (20.14%) JMX
24 27 (19.42%) Scrum
24 27 (19.42%) TDD

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 13 (9.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (7.91%) CMS
2 11 (7.91%) Drupal
3 9 (6.47%) nginx
4 4 (2.88%) JBoss
5 3 (2.16%) ColdFusion
6 2 (1.44%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.72%) Apache
7 1 (0.72%) Confluence
7 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (12.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 44 (31.65%) GitHub
2 9 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.72%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.19%) SAN
2 3 (2.16%) DNS
3 2 (1.44%) SSL
4 1 (0.72%) AMQP
4 1 (0.72%) DHCP
4 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.83%) MySQL
2 18 (12.95%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.32%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.32%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.32%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.16%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.44%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.44%) Big Data
5 2 (1.44%) GIS
5 2 (1.44%) Impala
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 67 (48.20%) Jenkins
2 33 (23.74%) Cucumber
3 32 (23.02%) GitLab
4 31 (22.30%) Mockito
5 23 (16.55%) Selenium
6 21 (15.11%) Maven
6 21 (15.11%) Subversion
7 15 (10.79%) JUnit
8 14 (10.07%) TeamCity
9 10 (7.19%) Artifactory
9 10 (7.19%) Bitbucket
10 8 (5.76%) JIRA
11 6 (4.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (2.88%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (2.16%) Bower
13 3 (2.16%) Gradle
13 3 (2.16%) IntelliJ
13 3 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (1.44%) TestNG
General
1 52 (37.41%) Finance
2 7 (5.04%) Banking
3 6 (4.32%) Law
3 6 (4.32%) Publishing
4 5 (3.60%) Electronics
4 5 (3.60%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.60%) Marketing
4 5 (3.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (50.36%) Developer
2 33 (23.74%) Java Developer
3 16 (11.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (10.79%) Java Engineer
5 13 (9.35%) ServiceNow Developer
6 12 (8.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (8.63%) Senior Developer
6 12 (8.63%) Software Engineer
7 11 (7.91%) Consultant
8 10 (7.19%) Drupal Developer
9 9 (6.47%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (5.76%) HTML Developer
11 7 (5.04%) Agile Developer
11 7 (5.04%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (5.04%) PHP Developer
11 7 (5.04%) Software Consultant
12 6 (4.32%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (4.32%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (3.60%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (41.73%) Web Services
2 46 (33.09%) HTML
3 43 (30.94%) CSS
4 42 (30.22%) AngularJS
5 41 (29.50%) Spring
6 40 (28.78%) JSON
7 38 (27.34%) RESTful
8 36 (25.90%) REST
9 28 (20.14%) JMX
10 21 (15.11%) XML
11 20 (14.39%) jQuery
12 19 (13.67%) SOAP
13 14 (10.07%) Ajax
13 14 (10.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (7.91%) HTML5
14 11 (7.91%) Sass
15 9 (6.47%) CSS3
15 9 (6.47%) Symfony
15 9 (6.47%) Twig
16 7 (5.04%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.99%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.07%) User Experience
3 9 (6.47%) Virtual Team
4 5 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.44%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.72%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.72%) iPad
6 1 (0.72%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (46.04%) Linux
2 38 (27.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (10.07%) Windows
4 13 (9.35%) Windows Server
4 13 (9.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (8.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.88%) Unix
7 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.44%) CentOS
8 1 (0.72%) Android
8 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (49.64%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (43.88%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (34.53%) Configuration Management
4 46 (33.09%) Test Automation
5 33 (23.74%) Continuous Delivery
5 33 (23.74%) Software Engineering
6 29 (20.86%) Analytics
7 27 (19.42%) DevOps
7 27 (19.42%) Scrum
7 27 (19.42%) TDD
8 21 (15.11%) SOA
9 19 (13.67%) Microservices
10 14 (10.07%) Web Analytics
11 13 (9.35%) ITSM
11 13 (9.35%) Kanban
11 13 (9.35%) Presales
11 13 (9.35%) Risk Management
11 13 (9.35%) Validation
11 13 (9.35%) Workflow
12 12 (8.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (53.96%) Java
2 53 (38.13%) JavaScript
3 18 (12.95%) SQL
4 15 (10.79%) Python
5 14 (10.07%) PHP
5 14 (10.07%) PowerShell
6 13 (9.35%) Ruby
7 7 (5.04%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.32%) Perl
9 5 (3.60%) C#
10 4 (2.88%) C
11 3 (2.16%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (2.16%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.44%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.72%) ES6
13 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (17.99%) Degree
2 19 (13.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.60%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.51%) GDPR
2 13 (9.35%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (9.35%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.63%) vSphere
3 11 (7.91%) Docker
4 4 (2.88%) Firmware
5 1 (0.72%) LXC
Systems Management
1 56 (40.29%) Puppet
2 26 (18.71%) Ansible
3 20 (14.39%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.16%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.16%) Packer
4 3 (2.16%) Salt
5 2 (1.44%) Nagios
5 2 (1.44%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 29 (20.86%) Oracle
2 13 (9.35%) ServiceNow
3 12 (8.63%) VMware
4 8 (5.76%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.04%) Facebook
5 7 (5.04%) Google
5 7 (5.04%) Twitter
6 5 (3.60%) SAP
7 2 (1.44%) Pega
7 2 (1.44%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.44%) Splunk
8 1 (0.72%) Adobe
8 1 (0.72%) Alterian
8 1 (0.72%) IBM
8 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com