Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 65 50
Rank change year-on-year +24 -15 +23
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 60 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 7.63% 1.60% 3.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.67% 17.72% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 6 20
Essex median daily rate £475 £520 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.65% -5.45% +10.28%
10th Percentile £330 £403 £294
90th Percentile £600 £590 £600
East of England median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Essex median hourly rate £35.00 - £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00

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 305 79 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 38.80% 9.01% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 55 109
Essex median daily rate £513 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.04% +17.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £314 £260 £259
90th Percentile £600 £540 £600
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 30
Essex median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.60% -3.01%
10th Percentile £35.50 £30.78 £31.49
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.38 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.56 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.78% +1.41% +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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -5 39 £500 -7.41% 1
Brentwood - 4 £450 -
Basildon - 3 £438 -
Git (software)
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 58 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (80.00%) TDD
3 45 (75.00%) Subversion
4 42 (70.00%) Scrum
4 42 (70.00%) Kanban
5 35 (58.33%) HTTP
6 33 (55.00%) Linux
6 33 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (55.00%) Relational Database
7 32 (53.33%) User Stories
8 30 (50.00%) Middleware
9 29 (48.33%) Test Automation
10 28 (46.67%) SOA
11 27 (45.00%) Oracle
11 27 (45.00%) Mentoring
12 26 (43.33%) Jenkins
13 25 (41.67%) DevOps
13 25 (41.67%) TCP/IP
13 25 (41.67%) SSL
14 24 (40.00%) Software Engineering
14 24 (40.00%) API Design
15 23 (38.33%) Coaching
16 21 (35.00%) Java
16 21 (35.00%) JBoss
17 20 (33.33%) Docker
17 20 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 18 (30.00%) Open Source
18 18 (30.00%) Unix
18 18 (30.00%) SQL
18 18 (30.00%) Configuration Management

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 (35.00%) JBoss
2 14 (23.33%) Apache
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (16.67%) Confluence
4 8 (13.33%) WebLogic
5 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (58.33%) HTTP
2 25 (41.67%) SSL
2 25 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.67%) MySQL
3 6 (10.00%) MariaDB
3 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 45 (75.00%) Subversion
2 26 (43.33%) Jenkins
3 14 (23.33%) JIRA
4 8 (13.33%) JUnit
5 7 (11.67%) Mockito
6 6 (10.00%) SoapUI
6 6 (10.00%) Vagrant
7 5 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 5 (8.33%) JIRA Agile
7 5 (8.33%) Maven
7 5 (8.33%) Selenium
8 4 (6.67%) Gradle
8 4 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (6.67%) Zephyr
9 2 (3.33%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.67%) AccuRev
10 1 (1.67%) Ant
10 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.67%) JMeter
10 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Automotive
2 1 (1.67%) Billing
2 1 (1.67%) Legal
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) Architect
3 10 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Agile Coach
6 5 (8.33%) Agile Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Scrum Master
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.00%) C Developer
8 3 (5.00%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Embedded C Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 3 (5.00%) QA Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.00%) Middleware
2 16 (26.67%) XML
3 13 (21.67%) J2EE
4 11 (18.33%) Spring
5 10 (16.67%) CSS
6 9 (15.00%) HTML
6 9 (15.00%) Web Services
7 8 (13.33%) JPA
7 8 (13.33%) Spring MVC
8 7 (11.67%) EclipseLink
8 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
8 7 (11.67%) JAAS
8 7 (11.67%) JAXB
9 6 (10.00%) JAX-RPC
9 6 (10.00%) SOAP
9 6 (10.00%) Struts
9 6 (10.00%) XML Schema
10 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.33%) JSON
10 5 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Device Driver
2 4 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) RIA
4 1 (1.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.00%) Linux
2 20 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (30.00%) Unix
4 16 (26.67%) Mac OS X
5 3 (5.00%) Solaris
6 1 (1.67%) Android
6 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (80.00%) TDD
3 42 (70.00%) Kanban
3 42 (70.00%) Scrum
4 33 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (53.33%) User Stories
6 29 (48.33%) Test Automation
7 28 (46.67%) SOA
8 27 (45.00%) Mentoring
9 25 (41.67%) DevOps
10 24 (40.00%) API Design
10 24 (40.00%) Software Engineering
11 23 (38.33%) Coaching
12 18 (30.00%) Configuration Management
12 18 (30.00%) Open Source
13 16 (26.67%) Microservices
14 10 (16.67%) BDD
14 10 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
15 9 (15.00%) MVC
16 8 (13.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) Java
2 18 (30.00%) SQL
3 16 (26.67%) C
4 11 (18.33%) Perl
5 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.67%) PL/SQL
7 5 (8.33%) Python
8 4 (6.67%) C++
9 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.00%) Embedded C
10 2 (3.33%) Ruby
10 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.67%) C#
11 1 (1.67%) PHP
11 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) ISEB
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) Ansible
2 10 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) Oracle
2 14 (23.33%) WSO2
3 3 (5.00%) HP
3 3 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Xamarin