Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 31 51
Rank change year-on-year -7 +20 +9
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 26 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.87% 4.92% 1.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.49% 30.77% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 7
Kent median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £337 £298 £325
90th Percentile £449 £460 £393
South East median daily rate £428 £438 £350
% change year-on-year -2.29% +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -20.63%

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 102 78 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.10% 15.98% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 43 53
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £324 £268 £263
90th Percentile £460 £475 £479
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

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 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 - 13 £350 -
West Malling - 4 £340 - 1
Git (software)
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 25 (96.15%) HTML
1 25 (96.15%) CSS
2 22 (84.62%) C#
2 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 22 (84.62%) TDD
3 21 (80.77%) MVC
3 21 (80.77%) AngularJS
4 19 (73.08%) KnockoutJS
4 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
4 19 (73.08%) .NET Framework
5 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (65.38%) Web Services
7 16 (61.54%) Sitecore
7 16 (61.54%) Backbone.js
8 15 (57.69%) LINQ
9 14 (53.85%) ReSharper
9 14 (53.85%) OWASP
9 14 (53.85%) Windows
9 14 (53.85%) IIS
9 14 (53.85%) CMS
9 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
9 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
9 14 (53.85%) Prototyping
9 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (53.85%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (53.85%) Software Architecture
9 14 (53.85%) MVVM
10 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
11 8 (30.77%) HTML5

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 14 (53.85%) CMS
1 14 (53.85%) IIS
1 14 (53.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (11.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) ReSharper
2 5 (19.23%) Subversion
3 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
4 3 (11.54%) Fiddler
4 3 (11.54%) Firebug
4 3 (11.54%) JIRA
4 3 (11.54%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) Moq
5 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 18 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 15 (57.69%) C# Developer
4 14 (53.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Software Tester
7 3 (11.54%) Tester
8 2 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (7.69%) HTML Developer
8 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Mobile Tester
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
9 1 (3.85%) Developer in Test
9 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) CSS
1 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 22 (84.62%) .NET
3 21 (80.77%) AngularJS
4 19 (73.08%) .NET Framework
4 19 (73.08%) KnockoutJS
5 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (65.38%) Web Services
7 16 (61.54%) Backbone.js
8 15 (57.69%) LINQ
9 8 (30.77%) HTML5
10 7 (26.92%) CSS3
11 6 (23.08%) jQuery
12 5 (19.23%) Entity Framework
12 5 (19.23%) RESTful
13 3 (11.54%) .NET Core
13 3 (11.54%) JSON
13 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (11.54%) XML
14 2 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) Social Media
4 1 (3.85%) Fintech
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
1 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.54%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) TDD
2 21 (80.77%) MVC
3 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
3 14 (53.85%) MVVM
3 14 (53.85%) OWASP
3 14 (53.85%) Prototyping
3 14 (53.85%) Software Architecture
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) OO
6 5 (19.23%) Front End Development
7 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 3 (11.54%) BDD
8 3 (11.54%) Mobile Development
8 3 (11.54%) Modular Programming
8 3 (11.54%) OOP
8 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Scrum
8 3 (11.54%) SDLC
8 3 (11.54%) Web Application Development
9 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PSD2
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Sitecore
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Xamarin