Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 37 75
Rank change year-on-year +3 +38 -17
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 88 85 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 8.84% 9.70% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.34% 25.76% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 62 3
Essex median daily rate £503 £474 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +18.38% +21.21%
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Essex median hourly rate - £35.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% +117.11% -53.94%

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 377 330 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.89% 37.67% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 236 39
Essex median daily rate £520 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.46% +46.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £364 £309 £220
90th Percentile £600 £600 £475
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 10
Essex median hourly rate £40.50 £42.00 £31.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +32.49% -15.97%
10th Percentile £25.31 £35.00 £29.85
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £36.40
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year - -4.49% +11.25%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 54 £525 +6.49% 7
Basildon - 4 £513 - 1
Brentwood +9 2 £475 +5.56% 1
Harlow - 1 - - 2
Git (software)
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 62 (70.45%) Ansible
2 59 (67.05%) Jenkins
3 58 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (53.41%) DevOps
5 43 (48.86%) Linux
6 42 (47.73%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (42.05%) Unix
8 33 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
9 32 (36.36%) TDD
9 32 (36.36%) Deployment Automation
10 31 (35.23%) Test Automation
11 30 (34.09%) Java
12 29 (32.95%) Configuration Management
13 27 (30.68%) Scrum
13 27 (30.68%) Subversion
14 24 (27.27%) HTTP
15 23 (26.14%) TCP/IP
15 23 (26.14%) SSL
16 22 (25.00%) Web Services
17 21 (23.86%) User Stories
17 21 (23.86%) Kanban
17 21 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
18 20 (22.73%) Software Engineering
19 19 (21.59%) Oracle
20 18 (20.45%) MySQL
20 18 (20.45%) Test Strategy
20 18 (20.45%) Opscode Chef
20 18 (20.45%) Terraform
21 17 (19.32%) Process Improvement
21 17 (19.32%) Puppet

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 11 (12.50%) Apache
2 10 (11.36%) Confluence
3 9 (10.23%) WebSphere
4 8 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.68%) JBoss
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.14%) Drupal
8 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 33 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.41%) GitHub
4 2 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.27%) HTTP
2 23 (26.14%) SSL
2 23 (26.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (9.09%) SSH
4 6 (6.82%) SAN
5 3 (3.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) MySQL
2 13 (14.77%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 8 (9.09%) Ingres
3 8 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.14%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (1.14%) GIS
6 1 (1.14%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 59 (67.05%) Jenkins
2 27 (30.68%) Subversion
3 14 (15.91%) JIRA
4 12 (13.64%) Selenium
5 10 (11.36%) Cucumber
6 9 (10.23%) Gradle
6 9 (10.23%) Maven
7 8 (9.09%) Artifactory
8 7 (7.95%) SoapUI
9 6 (6.82%) Zephyr
10 5 (5.68%) GitLab
11 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
11 4 (4.55%) git-flow
11 4 (4.55%) JMeter
11 4 (4.55%) JUnit
12 3 (3.41%) AccuRev
12 3 (3.41%) Ant
13 2 (2.27%) Calabash
13 2 (2.27%) Hudson
13 2 (2.27%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 10 (11.36%) Marketing
3 9 (10.23%) Finance
4 8 (9.09%) Electronics
4 8 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) Automotive
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (25.00%) Developer
3 16 (18.18%) Architect
4 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Configuration Manager
6 7 (7.95%) Unix Developer
7 5 (5.68%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (5.68%) DevOps Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (4.55%) Unix Administrator
9 3 (3.41%) Automation Tester
9 3 (3.41%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) QA Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.00%) Web Services
2 14 (15.91%) Middleware
3 9 (10.23%) Spring
4 7 (7.95%) AngularJS
4 7 (7.95%) SOAP
4 7 (7.95%) XML
5 6 (6.82%) SAML
5 6 (6.82%) Spring Boot
6 5 (5.68%) HTML
7 4 (4.55%) CSS
8 3 (3.41%) Ajax
8 3 (3.41%) Gherkin
8 3 (3.41%) J2EE
8 3 (3.41%) jQuery
8 3 (3.41%) REST
8 3 (3.41%) RESTful
8 3 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.41%) XML Messaging
9 2 (2.27%) Ext JS
9 2 (2.27%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (10.23%) Replication
3 6 (6.82%) Clustering
4 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.14%) Life Science
7 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 43 (48.86%) Linux
2 37 (42.05%) Unix
3 15 (17.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (13.64%) Windows
5 10 (11.36%) Solaris
6 7 (7.95%) AIX
6 7 (7.95%) CentOS
7 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (53.41%) DevOps
3 42 (47.73%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (36.36%) Deployment Automation
4 32 (36.36%) TDD
5 31 (35.23%) Test Automation
6 29 (32.95%) Configuration Management
7 27 (30.68%) Scrum
8 21 (23.86%) Kanban
8 21 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (23.86%) User Stories
9 20 (22.73%) Software Engineering
10 18 (20.45%) Test Strategy
11 17 (19.32%) Process Improvement
12 15 (17.05%) Open Source
13 13 (14.77%) SOA
13 13 (14.77%) Strategic Thinking
14 11 (12.50%) BDD
15 9 (10.23%) Continuous Deployment
15 9 (10.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.09%) Java
2 17 (19.32%) Shell Script
3 12 (13.64%) SQL
4 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.82%) C
6 5 (5.68%) Perl
7 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.55%) Ruby
8 3 (3.41%) Python
9 2 (2.27%) Go
9 2 (2.27%) Groovy
9 2 (2.27%) Scala
10 1 (1.14%) Java 8
10 1 (1.14%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.14%) PHP
10 1 (1.14%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.27%) ISEB
5 2 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.91%) Docker
2 4 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 62 (70.45%) Ansible
2 18 (20.45%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (20.45%) Terraform
3 17 (19.32%) Puppet
4 10 (11.36%) Consul
5 8 (9.09%) Opsview
6 4 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (2.27%) Salt
9 1 (1.14%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Oracle
2 8 (9.09%) SAP
3 6 (6.82%) IBM
4 3 (3.41%) WSO2
5 2 (2.27%) Adobe
5 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.14%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.14%) HP
6 1 (1.14%) Perforce