Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 22 October 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
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 44 67
Rank change year-on-year +13 +23 -15
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 92 62 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 8.83% 7.57% 1.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.66% 20.20% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 42 6
Essex median daily rate £523 £475 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -8.65% +15.56%
10th Percentile £404 £320 £403
90th Percentile £600 £600 £590
East of England median daily rate £450 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Essex median hourly rate - £35.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 373 307 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.80% 37.48% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 215 48
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +9.92% +16.56%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £241
90th Percentile £600 £600 £548
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 10
Essex median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £32.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +30.97% -13.35%
10th Percentile £25.13 £35.05 £30.30
90th Percentile £51.53 £63.75 £38.88
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% +3.90%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Essex

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Essex

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Essex over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Essex

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Southend-on-Sea +8 57 £525 +7.69% 5
Basildon +7 5 £500 - 3
Harlow - 3 £488 -
Brentwood +9 1 - -
Git (software)
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Essex region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 65 (70.65%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (67.39%) Ansible
3 58 (63.04%) Jenkins
4 53 (57.61%) Linux
5 50 (54.35%) Unix
6 47 (51.09%) DevOps
7 43 (46.74%) Amazon AWS
8 41 (44.57%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (44.57%) Java
9 34 (36.96%) Scrum
10 32 (34.78%) Subversion
11 31 (33.70%) TDD
11 31 (33.70%) Configuration Management
12 30 (32.61%) Web Services
13 26 (28.26%) MySQL
13 26 (28.26%) Oracle
14 25 (27.17%) Deployment Automation
15 24 (26.09%) Shell Script
15 24 (26.09%) User Stories
16 23 (25.00%) Test Automation
17 22 (23.91%) JIRA
18 20 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
18 20 (21.74%) Spring
18 20 (21.74%) HTTP
19 19 (20.65%) TCP/IP
19 19 (20.65%) SSL
19 19 (20.65%) SQL
19 19 (20.65%) Windows
19 19 (20.65%) Relational Database
19 19 (20.65%) Open Source

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 16 (17.39%) Apache
2 14 (15.22%) Confluence
2 14 (15.22%) Tomcat
3 11 (11.96%) JBoss
4 10 (10.87%) WebSphere
5 7 (7.61%) WebLogic
6 6 (6.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (6.52%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.17%) nginx
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.09%) Drupal
8 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (46.74%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.35%) GitHub
4 2 (2.17%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.09%) MailChimp
5 1 (1.09%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.09%) PaaS
5 1 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.74%) HTTP
2 19 (20.65%) SSL
2 19 (20.65%) TCP/IP
3 10 (10.87%) SSH
4 6 (6.52%) SAN
5 2 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.26%) MySQL
2 19 (20.65%) Relational Database
3 11 (11.96%) RDBMS
4 10 (10.87%) Hadoop
4 10 (10.87%) Ingres
5 9 (9.78%) NoSQL
6 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.35%) Pentaho
8 2 (2.17%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.09%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (1.09%) GIS
9 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (63.04%) Jenkins
2 32 (34.78%) Subversion
3 22 (23.91%) JIRA
4 19 (20.65%) Maven
5 16 (17.39%) JUnit
6 14 (15.22%) Selenium
7 12 (13.04%) Artifactory
7 12 (13.04%) Cucumber
7 12 (13.04%) Eclipse
8 11 (11.96%) SoapUI
9 10 (10.87%) Ant
9 10 (10.87%) Gradle
10 8 (8.70%) GitLab
11 7 (7.61%) AccuRev
12 4 (4.35%) git-flow
12 4 (4.35%) IntelliJ
12 4 (4.35%) JMeter
12 4 (4.35%) Zephyr
13 2 (2.17%) gulp
13 2 (2.17%) JIRA Agile
General
1 14 (15.22%) Marketing
2 11 (11.96%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.70%) Finance
4 7 (7.61%) Electronics
4 7 (7.61%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.26%) Legal
6 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (35.87%) Developer
2 19 (20.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (19.57%) Java Developer
4 17 (18.48%) Architect
5 12 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (9.78%) Unix Developer
7 7 (7.61%) Configuration Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Administrator
9 4 (4.35%) DevOps Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Unix Administrator
10 3 (3.26%) Agile Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (3.26%) AWS DevOps
11 2 (2.17%) Java Team Leader
11 2 (2.17%) QA Engineer
11 2 (2.17%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.61%) Web Services
2 20 (21.74%) Spring
3 14 (15.22%) SOAP
4 13 (14.13%) HTML
4 13 (14.13%) XML
5 11 (11.96%) CSS
5 11 (11.96%) Middleware
6 10 (10.87%) AngularJS
6 10 (10.87%) REST
6 10 (10.87%) SAML
6 10 (10.87%) Spring Boot
7 8 (8.70%) JPA
7 8 (8.70%) Spring MVC
7 8 (8.70%) Struts
8 7 (7.61%) Ajax
8 7 (7.61%) Hibernate
8 7 (7.61%) jQuery
8 7 (7.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (6.52%) EclipseLink
9 6 (6.52%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Replication
1 13 (14.13%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.70%) Clustering
4 3 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.09%) Life Science
5 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (57.61%) Linux
2 50 (54.35%) Unix
3 19 (20.65%) Windows
4 16 (17.39%) Solaris
5 11 (11.96%) CentOS
5 11 (11.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (9.78%) AIX
7 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (70.65%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (51.09%) DevOps
3 41 (44.57%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (36.96%) Scrum
5 31 (33.70%) Configuration Management
5 31 (33.70%) TDD
6 25 (27.17%) Deployment Automation
7 24 (26.09%) User Stories
8 23 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 19 (20.65%) Kanban
9 19 (20.65%) Open Source
9 19 (20.65%) Software Engineering
10 16 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (15.22%) SOA
12 13 (14.13%) BDD
12 13 (14.13%) Continuous Deployment
12 13 (14.13%) Microservices
12 13 (14.13%) Strategic Thinking
13 11 (11.96%) Analytics
13 11 (11.96%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 41 (44.57%) Java
2 24 (26.09%) Shell Script
3 19 (20.65%) SQL
4 13 (14.13%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.43%) C
6 4 (4.35%) Perl
7 3 (3.26%) Python
7 3 (3.26%) Ruby
7 3 (3.26%) Scala
8 2 (2.17%) C#
8 2 (2.17%) Groovy
8 2 (2.17%) Haskell
8 2 (2.17%) PHP
8 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.09%) Dart
9 1 (1.09%) Go
9 1 (1.09%) Java 8
9 1 (1.09%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.09%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 18 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.13%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.09%) ISEB
4 1 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.09%) OCPJP
4 1 (1.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 18 (19.57%) Docker
2 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 62 (67.39%) Ansible
2 20 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (20.65%) Puppet
4 11 (11.96%) Terraform
5 10 (10.87%) Opsview
6 4 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (3.26%) Kibana
7 3 (3.26%) Kubernetes
8 2 (2.17%) Grafana
8 2 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (2.17%) Salt
9 1 (1.09%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.09%) HP ALM
9 1 (1.09%) logstash
Vendors
1 26 (28.26%) Oracle
2 8 (8.70%) Adobe
3 7 (7.61%) IBM
3 7 (7.61%) SAP
4 6 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.17%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.17%) Google
5 2 (2.17%) Perforce
5 2 (2.17%) webMethods
5 2 (2.17%) WSO2
6 1 (1.09%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.09%) HP
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.09%) Sun