Period
to 19 February 2020

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 February 2020 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 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 29 42
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13 +13
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 22 82 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.91% 9.68% 7.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.49% 27.89% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 48 36
Essex median daily rate £450 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £325 £415 £354
90th Percentile £555 £586 £638
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Essex median hourly rate - £63.65 £35.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +79.09% -
East of England median hourly rate £44.50 £47.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -5.32% +21.29% -5.49%

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 119 294 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 21.14% 34.71% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 176 167
Essex median daily rate £450 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £338 £344 £333
90th Percentile £600 £600 £638
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 13
Essex median hourly rate £24.70 £53.65 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.96% +26.24% +14.09%
10th Percentile £19.34 £34.86 £35.32
90th Percentile £29.17 £66.21 £63.75
East of England median hourly rate £31.25 £42.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -25.60% -4.00% +6.71%

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 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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 +1 10 £475 -5.00% 4
Brentwood -12 5 £350 -23.41%
Chigwell - 2 £450 -
Git (software)
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 17 (77.27%) Jenkins
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
5 8 (36.36%) TDD
5 8 (36.36%) Ansible
6 7 (31.82%) Maven
6 7 (31.82%) Selenium
6 7 (31.82%) AWS
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 6 (27.27%) Open Source
7 6 (27.27%) Confluence
7 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 6 (27.27%) JIRA
7 6 (27.27%) DevOps
8 5 (22.73%) Docker
8 5 (22.73%) Artifactory
8 5 (22.73%) Terraform
8 5 (22.73%) Scrum
8 5 (22.73%) Xcode
8 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
8 5 (22.73%) Android
8 5 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
8 5 (22.73%) IPv4
8 5 (22.73%) IPv6
8 5 (22.73%) C++

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 6 (27.27%) Confluence
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (13.64%) SAS
3 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.55%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Azure
2 3 (13.64%) GitHub
2 3 (13.64%) Serverless
3 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
3 1 (4.55%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
1 5 (22.73%) IPv4
1 5 (22.73%) IPv6
1 5 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (18.18%) HTTP
3 3 (13.64%) SSL
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) Pentaho
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.55%) Base SAS
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) Impala
4 1 (4.55%) MariaDB
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Power BI
4 1 (4.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (4.55%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) Maven
2 7 (31.82%) Selenium
3 6 (27.27%) JIRA
4 5 (22.73%) Ant
4 5 (22.73%) Artifactory
4 5 (22.73%) Xcode
5 4 (18.18%) Hudson
5 4 (18.18%) Subversion
6 3 (13.64%) CMake
6 3 (13.64%) JMeter
6 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
6 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
7 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
7 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
7 2 (9.09%) Gradle
7 2 (9.09%) JUnit
7 2 (9.09%) NeoLoad
7 2 (9.09%) Postman
7 2 (9.09%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (9.09%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C++ Developer
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Pentaho Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (18.18%) Java SE
2 3 (13.64%) Direct3D
2 3 (13.64%) OpenGL
2 3 (13.64%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Flex
3 2 (9.09%) Cocoa
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) JMS
3 2 (9.09%) JPA
3 2 (9.09%) JSON
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (9.09%) RESTful
3 2 (9.09%) Spring
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Android
2 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
3 4 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
3 8 (36.36%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 6 (27.27%) Open Source
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Microservices
6 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (13.64%) Android Development
7 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 3 (13.64%) ETL
7 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
7 3 (13.64%) Mobile Development
7 3 (13.64%) SOA
8 2 (9.09%) BDD
8 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Kanban
8 2 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) C++
4 4 (18.18%) Java 8
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.09%) C
6 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
6 2 (9.09%) Perl
6 2 (9.09%) Ruby
7 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (4.55%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Docker
2 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Ansible
2 5 (22.73%) Terraform
3 4 (18.18%) Puppet
4 2 (9.09%) Kibana
4 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
4 2 (9.09%) logstash
4 2 (9.09%) Mesos
5 1 (4.55%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) WSO2