Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 59 55
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4 +16
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 42 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.13% 2.43% 2.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.92% 15.97% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 26
Essex median daily rate £475 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.64% +10.28%
10th Percentile £333 £400 £319
90th Percentile £600 £590 £600
East of England median daily rate £413 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +2.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +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 222 119 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 32.41% 15.24% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 83 98
Essex median daily rate £513 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.81% +15.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £322 £260 £300
90th Percentile £621 £540 £597
East of England median daily rate £450 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 25
Essex median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +0.13% -2.73%
10th Percentile £36.75 £32.08 £31.71
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.45 £44.50
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £40.81 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.20% +2.03% +6.67%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 28 £475 -2.06%
Basildon - 3 £438 -
Brentwood - 3 £450 - 1
Git (software)
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 40 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (90.48%) TDD
3 27 (64.29%) HTTP
4 26 (61.90%) Scrum
4 26 (61.90%) Kanban
5 24 (57.14%) Subversion
6 23 (54.76%) Java
6 23 (54.76%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (52.38%) Relational Database
8 21 (50.00%) User Stories
8 21 (50.00%) Jenkins
9 19 (45.24%) Linux
10 17 (40.48%) Middleware
10 17 (40.48%) Mentoring
11 16 (38.10%) Test Automation
11 16 (38.10%) TCP/IP
11 16 (38.10%) SSL
12 15 (35.71%) SQL
13 14 (33.33%) SOA
13 14 (33.33%) API Design
14 13 (30.95%) Oracle
14 13 (30.95%) C
14 13 (30.95%) JBoss
14 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
15 12 (28.57%) Unix
15 12 (28.57%) Web Services
16 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
16 11 (26.19%) Mac OS X
16 11 (26.19%) Spring
16 11 (26.19%) 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 13 (30.95%) JBoss
2 9 (21.43%) WebLogic
3 6 (14.29%) Apache
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Confluence
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (64.29%) HTTP
2 16 (38.10%) SSL
2 16 (38.10%) TCP/IP
3 7 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (52.38%) Relational Database
2 7 (16.67%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.14%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.38%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (2.38%) GIS
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (57.14%) Subversion
2 21 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (23.81%) Selenium
3 10 (23.81%) SoapUI
4 9 (21.43%) Cucumber
4 9 (21.43%) JUnit
4 9 (21.43%) Zephyr
5 7 (16.67%) Mockito
6 5 (11.90%) JIRA
6 5 (11.90%) Maven
7 4 (9.52%) Artifactory
7 4 (9.52%) Gradle
7 4 (9.52%) JMeter
8 2 (4.76%) Robot Framework
8 2 (4.76%) The Grinder
9 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.38%) FishEye
9 1 (2.38%) Hudson
9 1 (2.38%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Automotive
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Architect
3 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (14.29%) Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) QA Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Agile Developer
7 4 (9.52%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C/C++ Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C++ Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Embedded C Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Embedded Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) Middleware
2 12 (28.57%) Web Services
3 11 (26.19%) Spring
4 10 (23.81%) CSS
4 10 (23.81%) SOAP
4 10 (23.81%) XML
5 9 (21.43%) HTML
6 8 (19.05%) JPA
6 8 (19.05%) Spring MVC
7 7 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 7 (16.67%) JAAS
7 7 (16.67%) JAXB
7 7 (16.67%) JAX-RPC
8 6 (14.29%) J2EE
9 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.90%) RESTful
10 4 (9.52%) EclipseLink
10 4 (9.52%) Struts
11 3 (7.14%) .NET
11 3 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Device Driver
3 3 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 12 (28.57%) Unix
3 11 (26.19%) Mac OS X
4 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Solaris
6 1 (2.38%) Android
6 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (90.48%) TDD
3 26 (61.90%) Kanban
3 26 (61.90%) Scrum
4 23 (54.76%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (50.00%) User Stories
6 17 (40.48%) Mentoring
7 16 (38.10%) Test Automation
8 14 (33.33%) API Design
8 14 (33.33%) SOA
9 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
10 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
10 11 (26.19%) Open Source
11 10 (23.81%) BDD
11 10 (23.81%) Coaching
12 9 (21.43%) MVC
12 9 (21.43%) Test Management
13 8 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
13 8 (19.05%) DevOps
14 7 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) C
4 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 7 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 6 (14.29%) Python
7 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.14%) C++
7 3 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 3 (7.14%) Perl
7 3 (7.14%) Ruby
8 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.38%) C#
9 1 (2.38%) PHP
9 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) ISEB
2 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Ansible
2 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) HP
2 6 (14.29%) WSO2
3 3 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Xamarin