Period
to 24 September 2020

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 24 September 2020 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
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 21 39
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18 -1
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 22 65 85
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Essex 6.81% 9.07% 8.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.75% 31.10% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 55
Median daily rate £486 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.75% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £376 £410 £405
90th Percentile £634 £550 £600
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.50% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £46.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year - +5.68% +3.53%

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 106 209 348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 32.82% 29.15% 35.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 140 221
Median daily rate £475 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.52% +2.44%
10th Percentile £409 £369 £364
90th Percentile £600 £576 £600
East of England median daily rate £473 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £38.00 £26.00 £25.40
90th Percentile £54.00 £46.00 £75.00
Median hourly rate £45.00 £46.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.23% +9.41% -

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Git (software) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Essex

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in Essex.

Daily rate trend for Git (software) in Essex

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Git (software) in Essex over the 6 months to 24 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Essex

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in Essex.

Hourly rate trend 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 24 September 2020. 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 -4 18 £500 +1.01%
Chelmsford - 1 £300 - 2
Git (software)
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2020, 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 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 14 (63.64%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle
3 13 (59.09%) Microservices
4 11 (50.00%) SOAP
4 11 (50.00%) REST
4 11 (50.00%) Spring
5 10 (45.45%) Web Services
5 10 (45.45%) SOA
5 10 (45.45%) Scrum
5 10 (45.45%) Middleware
5 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
5 10 (45.45%) Docker
5 10 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (40.91%) TDD
6 9 (40.91%) MySQL
6 9 (40.91%) JIRA
6 9 (40.91%) AWS
6 9 (40.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (36.36%) Confluence
7 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (36.36%) Kanban
7 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
8 7 (31.82%) Maven
8 7 (31.82%) Subversion
8 7 (31.82%) Open Source
8 7 (31.82%) BDD
8 7 (31.82%) HTML
8 7 (31.82%) SQL

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 (40.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (36.36%) Confluence
3 6 (27.27%) JBoss
4 4 (18.18%) Apache
5 1 (4.55%) Moodle
5 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.55%) Tuxedo
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (9.09%) Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon ECS
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (4.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) HTTP
1 5 (22.73%) SSL
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 9 (40.91%) MySQL
3 3 (13.64%) Pentaho
3 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (9.09%) Ingres
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 9 (40.91%) JIRA
3 7 (31.82%) Maven
3 7 (31.82%) Subversion
4 6 (27.27%) Artifactory
5 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
5 4 (18.18%) JMeter
5 4 (18.18%) JUnit
5 4 (18.18%) SoapUI
6 3 (13.64%) Mockito
6 3 (13.64%) Zephyr
7 2 (9.09%) DbUnit
7 2 (9.09%) jMock
7 2 (9.09%) SonarQube
8 1 (4.55%) Gatling
8 1 (4.55%) REST Assured
8 1 (4.55%) Selenium
8 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (31.82%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Pentaho Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.55%) C Developer
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Developer
5 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) REST
1 11 (50.00%) SOAP
1 11 (50.00%) Spring
2 10 (45.45%) Middleware
2 10 (45.45%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) HTML5
4 5 (22.73%) J2EE
4 5 (22.73%) RESTful
4 5 (22.73%) XML
5 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
5 3 (13.64%) JPA
6 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
6 2 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (9.09%) PowerMock
6 2 (9.09%) Spring Boot
6 2 (9.09%) Spring Cloud
6 2 (9.09%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
1 5 (22.73%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Microservices
3 10 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (45.45%) Scrum
3 10 (45.45%) SOA
4 9 (40.91%) TDD
5 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (36.36%) Kanban
5 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 7 (31.82%) BDD
6 7 (31.82%) Open Source
7 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
7 6 (27.27%) SDLC
8 5 (22.73%) API Design
8 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
8 5 (22.73%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (22.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 5 (22.73%) Product Backlog
8 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
8 5 (22.73%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) Java 8
4 4 (18.18%) C
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) Postfix
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Ansible
2 6 (27.27%) Kubernetes
3 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (22.73%) Puppet
4 2 (9.09%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) WSO2
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Pega