Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 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
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 36 28
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 +50
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 77 62 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 9.29% 7.69% 10.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.62% 20.53% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 44 71
Essex median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +15.15%
10th Percentile £413 £411 £344
90th Percentile £542 £641 £599
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £447
% change year-on-year - +0.61% +19.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Essex median hourly rate £62.30 £35.54 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.30% +1.54% -
East of England median hourly rate £46.50 £35.54 £41.00
% change year-on-year +30.84% -13.32% +59.22%

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 260 302 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 31.36% 37.47% 35.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 204 220
Essex median daily rate £480 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.34% +2.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £362 £363 £282
90th Percentile £600 £633 £588
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 18
Essex median hourly rate £47.50 £38.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.38% -3.75% +26.18%
10th Percentile £37.25 £25.40 £35.00
90th Percentile £60.30 £75.00 £63.75
East of England median hourly rate £45.43 £37.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +21.15% -9.09% -1.79%

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 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Essex

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 19 July 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
Southend-on-Sea +2 49 £505 +12.22%
Brentwood +8 4 £475 - 4
Chelmsford - 1 - - 5
Git (software)
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 66 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 65 (84.42%) Java
2 65 (84.42%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (72.73%) Oracle
4 54 (70.13%) TDD
4 54 (70.13%) Amazon AWS
5 52 (67.53%) Linux
6 49 (63.64%) Unix
7 48 (62.34%) Microservices
8 47 (61.04%) JUnit
8 47 (61.04%) BDD
8 47 (61.04%) JIRA
9 46 (59.74%) Spring
10 44 (57.14%) Oracle Database
11 43 (55.84%) MySQL
12 42 (54.55%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 40 (51.95%) Spring Boot
13 40 (51.95%) Red Hat
13 40 (51.95%) CentOS
14 35 (45.45%) SOAP
15 34 (44.16%) Scrum
15 34 (44.16%) SoapUI
16 18 (23.38%) User Stories
17 15 (19.48%) Ansible
17 15 (19.48%) Epics
17 15 (19.48%) Sun
17 15 (19.48%) Sun Certification
17 15 (19.48%) OCPJP
18 14 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
18 14 (18.18%) Test Strategy

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 14 (18.18%) Confluence
2 8 (10.39%) JBoss
3 7 (9.09%) SAS
4 3 (3.90%) Apache
5 2 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 54 (70.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon SageMaker
3 1 (1.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) HTTP
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
1 1 (1.30%) SSL
1 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 43 (55.84%) MySQL
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.90%) Pentaho
5 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 47 (61.04%) JIRA
2 47 (61.04%) JUnit
3 34 (44.16%) SoapUI
4 7 (9.09%) Artifactory
4 7 (9.09%) Subversion
5 4 (5.19%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.90%) Checkstyle
6 3 (3.90%) Maven
7 2 (2.60%) Gradle
7 2 (2.60%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (2.60%) Selenium
7 2 (2.60%) Zephyr
8 1 (1.30%) Babel
8 1 (1.30%) Calabash
8 1 (1.30%) Grunt
8 1 (1.30%) gulp
8 1 (1.30%) Pivotal Tracker
8 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.30%) webpack
General
1 3 (3.90%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 55 (71.43%) Developer
2 49 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 20 (25.97%) Lead Developer
3 20 (25.97%) Lead Java Developer
4 9 (11.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Java Team Leader
4 9 (11.69%) Team Leader
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Agile Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Java Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.60%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Pentaho Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Test Manager
9 1 (1.30%) Developer Analyst
9 1 (1.30%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (59.74%) Spring
2 40 (51.95%) Spring Boot
3 35 (45.45%) SOAP
4 10 (12.99%) J2EE
5 8 (10.39%) Web Services
6 7 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
6 7 (9.09%) JMS
6 7 (9.09%) REST
7 4 (5.19%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (3.90%) JSON
8 3 (3.90%) XML
9 2 (2.60%) Apache Camel
9 2 (2.60%) Middleware
9 2 (2.60%) RESTful
10 1 (1.30%) Android SDK
10 1 (1.30%) Laravel
10 1 (1.30%) Pandas
10 1 (1.30%) Reactive Extensions
10 1 (1.30%) RxJava
10 1 (1.30%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 52 (67.53%) Linux
2 49 (63.64%) Unix
3 40 (51.95%) CentOS
4 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (84.42%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (70.13%) TDD
3 48 (62.34%) Microservices
4 47 (61.04%) BDD
5 42 (54.55%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 34 (44.16%) Scrum
7 18 (23.38%) User Stories
8 15 (19.48%) Epics
9 14 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 14 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (18.18%) Test Strategy
10 13 (16.88%) DevOps
10 13 (16.88%) Process Improvement
11 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
11 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (11.69%) Open Source
11 9 (11.69%) Pair Programming
11 9 (11.69%) Programme Delivery
12 8 (10.39%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 65 (84.42%) Java
2 8 (10.39%) Java 8
2 8 (10.39%) Shell Script
3 7 (9.09%) Ruby
3 7 (9.09%) SQL
4 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.90%) Python
5 2 (2.60%) Kotlin
6 1 (1.30%) C
6 1 (1.30%) C#
6 1 (1.30%) PHP
6 1 (1.30%) PHP 7
6 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) OCPJP
1 15 (19.48%) Sun Certification
2 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.60%) ISEB
5 1 (1.30%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (19.48%) Ansible
2 8 (10.39%) Terraform
3 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.60%) Puppet
4 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 56 (72.73%) Oracle
2 40 (51.95%) Red Hat
3 15 (19.48%) Sun
4 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.19%) WSO2
5 2 (2.60%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.30%) Google