Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 23 May 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 49 56
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7 -13
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 12 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.52% 2.93% 2.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.00% 10.74% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 8
Kent median daily rate £463 £340 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.03% -21.39% +6.79%
10th Percentile £348 £308 £313
90th Percentile £538 £353 £486
South East median daily rate £463 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £44.19 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.84% +3.96% -5.56%

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 Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 80 149 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 16.77% 27.29% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 106 130
Kent median daily rate £389 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.09% -1.79% -12.50%
10th Percentile £326 £220 £231
90th Percentile £513 £438 £680
South East median daily rate £450 £401 £390
% change year-on-year +12.36% +2.69% +9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Kent median hourly rate £40.00 - £36.75
10th Percentile £33.50 - £15.00
90th Percentile £43.64 - £175.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year +4.65% -3.91% +19.33%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Kent

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Kent

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Kent over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Kent

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Maidstone - 4 £525 - 3
West Malling 0 1 - - 2
Dartford - 1 - - 2
Git (software)
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Kent region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Microservices
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (58.33%) SDLC
2 7 (58.33%) Virtual Servers
2 7 (58.33%) npm
2 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (58.33%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (58.33%) Manual Testing
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (58.33%) PaaS
2 7 (58.33%) Puppet
2 7 (58.33%) NuGet
2 7 (58.33%) IaaS
2 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (58.33%) Bower
2 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (58.33%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (58.33%) IaaS
2 7 (58.33%) npm
2 7 (58.33%) NuGet
2 7 (58.33%) PaaS
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (58.33%) Bower
2 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) Calabash
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior DevOps
1 7 (58.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Platform Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer in Test
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) React Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) React
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
1 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security
2 7 (58.33%) Manual Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Microservices
2 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (58.33%) SDLC
3 6 (50.00%) Task Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) API Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
6 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Java 8
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 7 (58.33%) Virtual Servers
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Docker
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) VMware