Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 64 100
Rank change year-on-year +33 +36 -22
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 148 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.14% 2.37% 1.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.31% 12.54% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 21 12
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £450 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.81% -3.87%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £264
90th Percentile £600 £538 £441
Scotland median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £43.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year -68.97% -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 458 335 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.90% 18.91% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 205 207
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £291 £311 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £47.25 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.01% -14.99%
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £43.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -31.03% +7.73% -4.99%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018, 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 79 (53.38%) Java
2 76 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (50.00%) Linux
3 74 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 69 (46.62%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (41.89%) Finance
6 61 (41.22%) Web Services
7 60 (40.54%) Puppet
8 55 (37.16%) JavaScript
9 54 (36.49%) Configuration Management
10 50 (33.78%) Test Automation
11 47 (31.76%) GitHub
12 46 (31.08%) HTML
13 45 (30.41%) AngularJS
13 45 (30.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 44 (29.73%) CSS
15 43 (29.05%) Spring
16 42 (28.38%) JSON
17 38 (25.68%) RESTful
17 38 (25.68%) REST
17 38 (25.68%) Continuous Delivery
18 35 (23.65%) Cucumber
18 35 (23.65%) Software Engineering
19 34 (22.97%) Mockito
19 34 (22.97%) GitLab
20 33 (22.30%) JMX
21 32 (21.62%) Scrum
22 31 (20.95%) Oracle
23 30 (20.27%) Analytics
24 29 (19.59%) Degree

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 (8.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (7.43%) nginx
3 10 (6.76%) CMS
4 9 (6.08%) Drupal
5 4 (2.70%) JBoss
6 3 (2.03%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.35%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.35%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.68%) Apache
8 1 (0.68%) Confluence
8 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 18 (12.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 47 (31.76%) GitHub
2 13 (8.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.35%) npm
5 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.78%) SAN
2 3 (2.03%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) AMQP
3 1 (0.68%) ATM
3 1 (0.68%) DHCP
3 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.68%) OpenVPN
3 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.22%) MySQL
2 20 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.73%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.05%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.38%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.38%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.35%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.35%) Big Data
8 2 (1.35%) GIS
8 2 (1.35%) Impala
8 2 (1.35%) QGIS
9 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.68%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.68%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 74 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 35 (23.65%) Cucumber
3 34 (22.97%) GitLab
3 34 (22.97%) Mockito
4 22 (14.86%) Selenium
5 20 (13.51%) Maven
6 19 (12.84%) Subversion
7 16 (10.81%) JUnit
8 14 (9.46%) TeamCity
9 10 (6.76%) Artifactory
9 10 (6.76%) Bitbucket
10 9 (6.08%) JIRA
11 7 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (4.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (3.38%) webpack
14 4 (2.70%) Bower
14 4 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
15 3 (2.03%) Gradle
15 3 (2.03%) IntelliJ
General
1 62 (41.89%) Finance
2 7 (4.73%) Banking
2 7 (4.73%) Publishing
3 6 (4.05%) Law
4 5 (3.38%) Electronics
4 5 (3.38%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.38%) Marketing
4 5 (3.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (50.00%) Developer
2 35 (23.65%) Java Developer
3 16 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (10.81%) Java Engineer
4 15 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (8.78%) Senior Developer
5 13 (8.78%) ServiceNow Developer
5 13 (8.78%) Software Engineer
6 11 (7.43%) Consultant
7 10 (6.76%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (6.76%) PHP Developer
8 9 (6.08%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Drupal Developer
9 8 (5.41%) HTML Developer
9 8 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (5.41%) Senior Java Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Agile Developer
10 7 (4.73%) Software Consultant
11 6 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (41.22%) Web Services
2 46 (31.08%) HTML
3 45 (30.41%) AngularJS
4 44 (29.73%) CSS
5 43 (29.05%) Spring
6 42 (28.38%) JSON
7 38 (25.68%) REST
7 38 (25.68%) RESTful
8 33 (22.30%) JMX
9 21 (14.19%) XML
10 20 (13.51%) jQuery
11 18 (12.16%) SOAP
12 14 (9.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (8.78%) Ajax
14 12 (8.11%) Node.js
14 12 (8.11%) Sass
15 9 (6.08%) CSS3
15 9 (6.08%) HTML5
15 9 (6.08%) Symfony
15 9 (6.08%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.59%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.78%) User Experience
3 12 (8.11%) Virtual Team
4 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.35%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.35%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.68%) Fintech
6 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.68%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.68%) iPad
6 1 (0.68%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.68%) Photography
6 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 74 (50.00%) Linux
2 45 (30.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (11.49%) Windows
4 16 (10.81%) Windows Server
4 16 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.05%) Unix
7 4 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.70%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.03%) Android
9 2 (1.35%) CentOS
10 1 (0.68%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (46.62%) Continuous Integration
3 54 (36.49%) Configuration Management
4 50 (33.78%) Test Automation
5 38 (25.68%) Continuous Delivery
6 35 (23.65%) Software Engineering
7 32 (21.62%) Scrum
8 30 (20.27%) Analytics
9 29 (19.59%) TDD
10 27 (18.24%) DevOps
11 25 (16.89%) SOA
12 20 (13.51%) Microservices
13 17 (11.49%) Mentoring
13 17 (11.49%) Validation
14 15 (10.14%) Kanban
14 15 (10.14%) Web Analytics
15 13 (8.78%) High Availability
15 13 (8.78%) ITSM
15 13 (8.78%) Open Source
15 13 (8.78%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (53.38%) Java
2 55 (37.16%) JavaScript
3 19 (12.84%) Ruby
3 19 (12.84%) SQL
4 18 (12.16%) PowerShell
5 17 (11.49%) PHP
6 14 (9.46%) Python
7 8 (5.41%) C#
7 8 (5.41%) Perl
8 7 (4.73%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.70%) C
10 3 (2.03%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.35%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.68%) ES6
12 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (19.59%) Degree
2 23 (15.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.05%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.38%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.81%) GDPR
2 13 (8.78%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.14%) vSphere
3 10 (6.76%) Docker
4 4 (2.70%) Firmware
5 2 (1.35%) GeoWebCache
6 1 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 60 (40.54%) Puppet
2 28 (18.92%) Ansible
3 25 (16.89%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.70%) Packer
5 3 (2.03%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.03%) Salt
6 2 (1.35%) Nagios
6 2 (1.35%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 31 (20.95%) Oracle
2 16 (10.81%) VMware
3 13 (8.78%) ServiceNow
4 12 (8.11%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.73%) Facebook
5 7 (4.73%) Google
5 7 (4.73%) Twitter
6 5 (3.38%) SAP
7 2 (1.35%) Pega
7 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.35%) Splunk
8 1 (0.68%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.68%) IBM
8 1 (0.68%) New Relic
8 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com