Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 47 67
Rank change year-on-year +13 +20 -17
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 108 53 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 10.07% 6.88% 1.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.54% 19.00% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 40 6
Essex median daily rate £500 £475 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -8.65% -5.45%
10th Percentile £403 £317 £403
90th Percentile £600 £600 £590
East of England median daily rate £461 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +15.31% - -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Essex median hourly rate - £35.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £38.75 £34.50
% change year-on-year +13.55% +12.32% -23.33%

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 407 279 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.93% 36.23% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 203 62
Essex median daily rate £515 £513 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +9.92% +16.56%
10th Percentile £361 £313 £260
90th Percentile £600 £600 £540
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £409
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.04% +2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 12
Essex median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.65% -2.00%
10th Percentile £27.33 £35.75 £30.85
90th Percentile £55.56 £63.75 £43.45
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% +7.41% +1.25%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -3 68 £520 +4.00% 3
Basildon +9 5 £500 +14.29%
Harlow - 3 £488 -
Brentwood +7 1 £273 -39.44%
Git (software)
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 75 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
1 75 (69.44%) Jenkins
2 72 (66.67%) Ansible
3 58 (53.70%) Java
3 58 (53.70%) Linux
4 57 (52.78%) Unix
4 57 (52.78%) DevOps
5 52 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
6 47 (43.52%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (38.89%) Scrum
8 35 (32.41%) JIRA
9 34 (31.48%) Configuration Management
10 33 (30.56%) TDD
11 32 (29.63%) Web Services
11 32 (29.63%) Oracle
12 31 (28.70%) MySQL
13 30 (27.78%) Subversion
14 29 (26.85%) Spring
14 29 (26.85%) Shell Script
15 26 (24.07%) Puppet
15 26 (24.07%) Opscode Chef
16 25 (23.15%) User Stories
16 25 (23.15%) Deployment Automation
17 24 (22.22%) Relational Database
18 23 (21.30%) JUnit
19 21 (19.44%) Confluence
19 21 (19.44%) Security Cleared
19 21 (19.44%) Test Automation
19 21 (19.44%) Docker
20 20 (18.52%) Continuous Deployment

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 21 (19.44%) Confluence
2 14 (12.96%) Apache
2 14 (12.96%) JBoss
3 12 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 10 (9.26%) WebSphere
5 7 (6.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (6.48%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (6.48%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.85%) nginx
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.93%) Drupal
7 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 52 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.48%) GitHub
2 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.85%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.93%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.59%) HTTP
2 17 (15.74%) SSL
2 17 (15.74%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.41%) SSH
4 4 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.70%) MySQL
2 24 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 16 (14.81%) RDBMS
4 10 (9.26%) NoSQL
5 9 (8.33%) Pentaho
6 8 (7.41%) Hadoop
6 8 (7.41%) Ingres
7 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
8 6 (5.56%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.85%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.93%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.93%) GIS
Development Applications
1 75 (69.44%) Jenkins
2 35 (32.41%) JIRA
3 30 (27.78%) Subversion
4 23 (21.30%) JUnit
5 19 (17.59%) Maven
6 17 (15.74%) Artifactory
7 14 (12.96%) Selenium
8 13 (12.04%) Cucumber
8 13 (12.04%) Eclipse
8 13 (12.04%) SoapUI
9 11 (10.19%) Ant
10 10 (9.26%) Gradle
11 8 (7.41%) GitLab
12 7 (6.48%) AccuRev
13 4 (3.70%) Bitbucket
13 4 (3.70%) git-flow
13 4 (3.70%) IntelliJ
14 3 (2.78%) SonarQube
14 3 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
14 3 (2.78%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (13.89%) Marketing
2 10 (9.26%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.48%) Finance
4 6 (5.56%) Electronics
4 6 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (37.04%) Developer
2 26 (24.07%) Java Developer
3 24 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (17.59%) Architect
5 12 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
7 8 (7.41%) Unix Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Configuration Manager
9 4 (3.70%) Agile Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Java Team Leader
9 4 (3.70%) Team Leader
10 3 (2.78%) AWS DevOps
10 3 (2.78%) DevOps Consultant
10 3 (2.78%) DevOps Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Integration Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.63%) Web Services
2 29 (26.85%) Spring
3 16 (14.81%) HTML
3 16 (14.81%) Spring Boot
4 15 (13.89%) REST
4 15 (13.89%) SOAP
4 15 (13.89%) XML
5 14 (12.96%) CSS
6 11 (10.19%) AngularJS
6 11 (10.19%) SAML
7 10 (9.26%) JPA
7 10 (9.26%) Middleware
8 9 (8.33%) JMS
8 9 (8.33%) Spring MVC
8 9 (8.33%) Struts
9 8 (7.41%) Ajax
9 8 (7.41%) Hibernate
9 8 (7.41%) jQuery
9 8 (7.41%) JSON
9 8 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Replication
1 13 (12.04%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.33%) Clustering
3 6 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) Life Science
5 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (53.70%) Linux
2 57 (52.78%) Unix
3 17 (15.74%) Windows
4 14 (12.96%) Solaris
5 10 (9.26%) CentOS
6 9 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (6.48%) AIX
8 2 (1.85%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (52.78%) DevOps
3 47 (43.52%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (38.89%) Scrum
5 34 (31.48%) Configuration Management
6 33 (30.56%) TDD
7 25 (23.15%) Deployment Automation
7 25 (23.15%) User Stories
8 21 (19.44%) Test Automation
9 20 (18.52%) Continuous Deployment
9 20 (18.52%) Open Source
10 19 (17.59%) Microservices
11 18 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 17 (15.74%) Kanban
13 15 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (12.96%) BDD
14 14 (12.96%) SOA
15 13 (12.04%) MVC
15 13 (12.04%) Strategic Thinking
16 12 (11.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 58 (53.70%) Java
2 29 (26.85%) Shell Script
3 18 (16.67%) SQL
4 14 (12.96%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.63%) C
6 4 (3.70%) PHP
7 3 (2.78%) Perl
7 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.85%) C#
8 2 (1.85%) Groovy
8 2 (1.85%) Haskell
8 2 (1.85%) Java 8
8 2 (1.85%) Python
8 2 (1.85%) Ruby
8 2 (1.85%) Scala
9 1 (0.93%) Dart
9 1 (0.93%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.93%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 21 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.85%) OCPJP
4 2 (1.85%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.93%) Degree
5 1 (0.93%) ISEB
5 1 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 21 (19.44%) Docker
2 6 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 72 (66.67%) Ansible
2 26 (24.07%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (24.07%) Puppet
3 11 (10.19%) Terraform
4 8 (7.41%) Opsview
5 4 (3.70%) Kibana
5 4 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (2.78%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.85%) Grafana
7 2 (1.85%) logstash
8 1 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.93%) Mesos
8 1 (0.93%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (29.63%) Oracle
2 9 (8.33%) Adobe
3 8 (7.41%) IBM
3 8 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.56%) SAP
5 3 (2.78%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.85%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.85%) Google
6 2 (1.85%) Perforce
6 2 (1.85%) Sun
6 2 (1.85%) webMethods
6 2 (1.85%) WSO2
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com