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 June 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 17 40
Rank change year-on-year -17 +23  
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 8 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.16% 7.41% 1.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.00% 29.63% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Median daily rate £340 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.44% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% +14.28%  

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 50 81 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 19.76% 25.00% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 29
Median daily rate £345 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.82% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £230 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £750 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

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)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Kent over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 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
West Malling - 4 £340 - 1
Git (software)
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
3 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
4 8 (50.00%) C#
4 8 (50.00%) .NET
5 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (43.75%) Subversion
5 7 (43.75%) jQuery
6 6 (37.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 6 (37.50%) Wireframes
6 6 (37.50%) React
6 6 (37.50%) User Experience
6 6 (37.50%) CSS3
6 6 (37.50%) Web Development
6 6 (37.50%) Ajax
6 6 (37.50%) Photoshop
7 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
7 5 (31.25%) CMS
7 5 (31.25%) IIS
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
7 5 (31.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (31.25%) Sitecore
7 5 (31.25%) OWASP
7 5 (31.25%) LINQ
7 5 (31.25%) ReSharper

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 5 (31.25%) CMS
1 5 (31.25%) IIS
1 5 (31.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Subversion
2 5 (31.25%) ReSharper
3 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
3 3 (18.75%) Selenium
General
1 3 (18.75%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 7 (43.75%) HTML CSS Developer
2 7 (43.75%) HTML Developer
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (37.50%) Web Developer
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Software Tester
5 3 (18.75%) Tester
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Tester
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
7 1 (6.25%) Developer in Test
7 1 (6.25%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
7 1 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (6.25%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 1 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) Ajax
5 6 (37.50%) CSS3
5 6 (37.50%) React
6 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 5 (31.25%) Backbone.js
6 5 (31.25%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (31.25%) LINQ
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
8 3 (18.75%) .NET Core
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (18.75%) Django
8 3 (18.75%) JSON
8 3 (18.75%) Sass
8 3 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 3 (18.75%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
1 9 (56.25%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
2 6 (37.50%) Wireframes
3 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 5 (31.25%) MVVM
3 5 (31.25%) OWASP
3 5 (31.25%) Prototyping
3 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 2 (12.50%) SDET
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Sitecore
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Xamarin