Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 27 75
Rank change year-on-year -10 +48 -17
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 50 87 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.92% 10.21% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.73% 31.07% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 66 3
Essex median daily rate £475 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.75% -8.57%
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Essex median hourly rate £35.54 - -
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year -2.44% +59.22% -20.77%

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 267 280 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 36.93% 32.86% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 203 69
Essex median daily rate £513 £488 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.13% +34.48% -9.38%
10th Percentile £361 £275 £224
90th Percentile £638 £586 £455
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 7
Essex median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £31.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.55% -19.24%
10th Percentile £25.22 £35.00 £28.65
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £34.80
East of England median hourly rate £38.00 £41.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -7.32% -8.89% +16.88%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 -2 25 £430 -12.60% 2
Basildon - 3 £500 - 3
Brentwood - 2 £475 -
Git (software)
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 41 (82.00%) Jenkins
2 33 (66.00%) DevOps
2 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (52.00%) Ansible
4 25 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (48.00%) Java
6 23 (46.00%) TDD
7 20 (40.00%) Test Automation
8 19 (38.00%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (34.00%) Configuration Management
10 16 (32.00%) Web Services
10 16 (32.00%) Linux
11 15 (30.00%) HTTP
11 15 (30.00%) Scrum
11 15 (30.00%) Terraform
12 14 (28.00%) Deployment Automation
12 14 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (28.00%) Selenium
12 14 (28.00%) Subversion
13 13 (26.00%) SQL
14 12 (24.00%) Open Source
14 12 (24.00%) Test Strategy
15 11 (22.00%) Process Improvement
15 11 (22.00%) Kanban
16 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
16 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
16 10 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 10 (20.00%) SoapUI
16 10 (20.00%) Cucumber
16 10 (20.00%) BDD

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 9 (18.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.00%) Apache
2 5 (10.00%) JBoss
3 3 (6.00%) Confluence
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.00%) GitHub
4 2 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) HTTP
2 9 (18.00%) SSL
2 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 2 (4.00%) SAN
3 2 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) MySQL
2 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.00%) Geospatial Data
3 4 (8.00%) GIS
4 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.00%) Ingres
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (82.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (28.00%) Selenium
2 14 (28.00%) Subversion
3 10 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 10 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 9 (18.00%) JIRA
4 9 (18.00%) Zephyr
5 8 (16.00%) Gradle
5 8 (16.00%) JUnit
5 8 (16.00%) Maven
6 5 (10.00%) Hudson
7 4 (8.00%) Artifactory
7 4 (8.00%) Bitbucket
7 4 (8.00%) CruiseControl
7 4 (8.00%) FishEye
7 4 (8.00%) JMeter
7 4 (8.00%) TeamCity
8 2 (4.00%) AccuRev
8 2 (4.00%) Ant
8 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.00%) Electronics
3 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (8.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (8.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) QA Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Scrum Master
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) Web Services
2 10 (20.00%) Middleware
2 10 (20.00%) SOAP
2 10 (20.00%) Spring
3 7 (14.00%) XML
4 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (12.00%) Spring Boot
5 5 (10.00%) REST
6 4 (8.00%) CSS
6 4 (8.00%) GWT
6 4 (8.00%) HTML
6 4 (8.00%) RESTful
7 3 (6.00%) Gherkin
7 3 (6.00%) J2EE
7 3 (6.00%) JPA
7 3 (6.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (6.00%) XML Messaging
8 2 (4.00%) JAAS
8 2 (4.00%) JAXB
8 2 (4.00%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (18.00%) Unix
4 5 (10.00%) Windows
5 4 (8.00%) Solaris
6 2 (4.00%) AIX
6 2 (4.00%) CentOS
6 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (66.00%) DevOps
2 25 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (46.00%) TDD
4 20 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 19 (38.00%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (34.00%) Configuration Management
7 15 (30.00%) Scrum
8 14 (28.00%) Deployment Automation
9 12 (24.00%) Open Source
9 12 (24.00%) Test Strategy
10 11 (22.00%) Kanban
10 11 (22.00%) Process Improvement
11 10 (20.00%) BDD
11 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
11 10 (20.00%) SOA
12 8 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
12 8 (16.00%) Test Management
13 7 (14.00%) Software Testing
13 7 (14.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) Java
2 13 (26.00%) SQL
3 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.00%) C
5 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.00%) Perl
6 4 (8.00%) Ruby
7 3 (6.00%) Python
8 2 (4.00%) Go
8 2 (4.00%) Groovy
8 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.00%) Scala
8 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Docker
2 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (52.00%) Ansible
2 15 (30.00%) Terraform
3 10 (20.00%) Consul
4 9 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (16.00%) Puppet
6 2 (4.00%) HP ALM
6 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (4.00%) Opsview
6 2 (4.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) IBM
3 5 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 5 (10.00%) SAP
4 3 (6.00%) WSO2
5 2 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) Adobe
6 1 (2.00%) CA Agile Central