Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 21 January 2019 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 45 32
Rank change year-on-year -3 -13 +27
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 49 57 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.44% 3.75% 4.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.44% 22.44% 35.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 37
Hertfordshire median daily rate £463 £413 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% +1.35% +16.29%
10th Percentile £397 £353 £266
90th Percentile £556 £551 £710
East of England median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.23% +1.25%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 209 254 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.67% 16.72% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 123 111
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £313 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £600
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 16
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £42.25 £44.00 £48.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.98% -9.51% +21.56%
10th Percentile £40.90 £42.00 £41.38
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.00 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £43.75 £40.75
% change year-on-year - +7.36% -

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Hertfordshire

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Git (software) in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Hertfordshire

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Hertfordshire

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Stevenage - 19 £638 - 4
Hitchin - 5 £510 -
Watford -13 4 £428 +17.19% 4
Hatfield +6 2 £331 -39.77% 1
Welwyn Garden City -1 2 £538 +2.38% 3
St Albans - 1 - - 3
Broxbourne - 1 £413 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - - 2
Git (software)
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 36 (73.47%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (61.22%) Java
3 26 (53.06%) .NET
4 25 (51.02%) C#
5 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
6 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
6 23 (46.94%) Scrum
6 23 (46.94%) Software Engineering
7 22 (44.90%) Visual Studio
8 20 (40.82%) Linux
9 19 (38.78%) Web Services
9 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
10 18 (36.73%) Ethernet
11 17 (34.69%) Aerospace
11 17 (34.69%) Node.js
12 16 (32.65%) GLSL
12 16 (32.65%) HLSL
12 16 (32.65%) OpenGL
12 16 (32.65%) DirectX
12 16 (32.65%) ActiveX
12 16 (32.65%) Windows
12 16 (32.65%) Eclipse
12 16 (32.65%) MFC
12 16 (32.65%) C++
12 16 (32.65%) Degree
12 16 (32.65%) Mathematics
12 16 (32.65%) NetBeans
12 16 (32.65%) Military
12 16 (32.65%) TDD
12 16 (32.65%) SC Cleared

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (4.08%) CMS
1 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.08%) NServiceBus
1 2 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) nginx
2 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.04%) Datadog
2 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.04%) Heroku
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
2 18 (36.73%) Ethernet
3 5 (10.20%) 3GPP
3 5 (10.20%) 4G
3 5 (10.20%) 5G
3 5 (10.20%) LTE
3 5 (10.20%) Wireless
4 3 (6.12%) 3G
4 3 (6.12%) UTRAN
5 2 (4.08%) GSM
5 2 (4.08%) WCDMA
6 1 (2.04%) DNS
6 1 (2.04%) FTP
6 1 (2.04%) HTTP
6 1 (2.04%) SSH
6 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (44.90%) Visual Studio
2 16 (32.65%) Eclipse
2 16 (32.65%) NetBeans
3 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
3 10 (20.41%) JIRA
4 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (10.20%) ClearCase
6 4 (8.16%) Grunt
6 4 (8.16%) Subversion
7 3 (6.12%) gulp
8 2 (4.08%) Bower
8 2 (4.08%) ClearQuest
8 2 (4.08%) IntelliJ
8 2 (4.08%) Jasmine
8 2 (4.08%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.04%) Artifactory
9 1 (2.04%) Geb
9 1 (2.04%) Gradle
9 1 (2.04%) Spock
General
1 17 (34.69%) Aerospace
2 16 (32.65%) Military
3 5 (10.20%) Finance
4 3 (6.12%) Retail
4 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
4 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.16%) C# WPF Developer
4 4 (8.16%) WPF Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Backend Developer
6 2 (4.08%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.04%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) DBA
7 1 (2.04%) MySQL DBA
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) .NET
2 19 (38.78%) Web Services
3 17 (34.69%) Node.js
4 16 (32.65%) ActiveX
4 16 (32.65%) DirectX
4 16 (32.65%) MFC
4 16 (32.65%) OpenGL
4 16 (32.65%) Qt
5 15 (30.61%) AngularJS
6 11 (22.45%) HTML
7 9 (18.37%) HTML5
8 8 (16.33%) CSS
8 8 (16.33%) Spring
8 8 (16.33%) Spring Boot
9 6 (12.24%) Angular 2
9 6 (12.24%) Dropwizard
9 6 (12.24%) jQuery
9 6 (12.24%) REST
9 6 (12.24%) Silverlight
9 6 (12.24%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.08%) Vector Graphics
3 2 (4.08%) W3C
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Linux
2 16 (32.65%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (73.47%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) Scrum
2 23 (46.94%) Software Engineering
3 16 (32.65%) Mathematics
3 16 (32.65%) TDD
4 10 (20.41%) MVC
5 9 (18.37%) DevOps
5 9 (18.37%) Microservices
5 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
6 7 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.24%) SDLC
7 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.20%) BDD
8 5 (10.20%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
10 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (6.12%) SOLID
10 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) Java
2 25 (51.02%) C#
3 24 (48.98%) JavaScript
4 16 (32.65%) C++
4 16 (32.65%) GLSL
4 16 (32.65%) HLSL
5 11 (22.45%) Java 8
6 7 (14.29%) Python
7 6 (12.24%) SQL
8 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.08%) Groovy
8 2 (4.08%) Perl
8 2 (4.08%) PHP
8 2 (4.08%) Ruby
8 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.04%) ES6
9 1 (2.04%) Kotlin
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Degree
1 16 (32.65%) SC Cleared
1 16 (32.65%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) MCSA
2 6 (12.24%) MCSE
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Terraform
2 2 (4.08%) Ansible
2 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.04%) Kibana
3 1 (2.04%) logstash
3 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Perforce
3 3 (6.12%) New Relic
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) Google
4 2 (4.08%) hybris
4 2 (4.08%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.04%) Facebook
5 1 (2.04%) Percona
5 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.04%) Splunk
5 1 (2.04%) Twitter
5 1 (2.04%) Xerox