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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Git Distributed Version Control System
South East / Kent
Rank 37 53 33
Rank change year-on-year +16 -20  
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 8 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.84% 0.43% 3.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 2.15% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £335 - £405
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 - £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 - £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +15.71% -22.22%  

Git (software) is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 88 93 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 31.21% 20.17% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 75 24
Median daily rate £375 £330 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -8.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +325.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Git (software) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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)
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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +16 3 £335 - 2
West Malling - 1 £345 -
Git (software)
South East

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Degree
2 11 (52.38%) HTML
2 11 (52.38%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) Web Services
3 10 (47.62%) XML
3 10 (47.62%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) Android
4 9 (42.86%) JSON
4 9 (42.86%) OpenGL
4 9 (42.86%) Eclipse
4 9 (42.86%) Memory Management
4 9 (42.86%) REST
4 9 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 9 (42.86%) Android SDK
4 9 (42.86%) Android Development
4 9 (42.86%) Mobile Development
5 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
6 7 (33.33%) jQuery
7 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
7 6 (28.57%) CSS3
7 6 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 6 (28.57%) User Experience
7 6 (28.57%) Web Development
7 6 (28.57%) Subversion
8 5 (23.81%) Ajax
8 5 (23.81%) Photoshop
8 5 (23.81%) MVC
8 5 (23.81%) React

Git (software)
Top Related 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 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 6 (28.57%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Android Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Java Android Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (28.57%) HTML Developer
5 6 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (23.81%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
7 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Games Developer
8 1 (4.76%) LAMP Developer
8 1 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) CSS
1 11 (52.38%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) Web Services
2 10 (47.62%) XML
3 9 (42.86%) Android SDK
3 9 (42.86%) JSON
3 9 (42.86%) OpenGL
3 9 (42.86%) REST
4 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 6 (28.57%) CSS3
6 5 (23.81%) Ajax
6 5 (23.81%) HTML5
6 5 (23.81%) React
7 4 (19.05%) Sass
8 3 (14.29%) Django
9 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
9 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (4.76%) Laravel
9 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
3 6 (28.57%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Android
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Android Development
2 9 (42.86%) Memory Management
2 9 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 6 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 6 (28.57%) Web Development
4 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 5 (23.81%) Wireframes
5 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Content Management
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) OWASP
6 1 (4.76%) Prototyping
6 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) SEO
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore