Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 32 36
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 +8
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 18 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.21% 5.35% 4.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.00% 21.48% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 8
Kent median daily rate £325 £340 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% -22.29% +27.27%
10th Percentile £281 £332 £313
90th Percentile £437 £421 £486
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%

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 75 135 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 17.52% 24.91% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 98 106
Kent median daily rate £400 £345 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% +3.37% -4.64%
10th Percentile £281 £311 £228
90th Percentile £454 £429 £725
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Kent median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £34.25 £42.50 £33.20
90th Percentile £45.38 £47.50 £148.20
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +5 5 £425 +21.43%
West Malling +3 4 £418 +22.79% 1
Tunbridge Wells +5 2 - - 1
Git (software)
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 17 (94.44%) AngularJS
3 15 (83.33%) Degree
4 13 (72.22%) Web Development
4 13 (72.22%) Ajax
4 13 (72.22%) jQuery
4 13 (72.22%) CSS
4 13 (72.22%) React
4 13 (72.22%) CSS3
5 11 (61.11%) Subversion
5 11 (61.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 10 (55.56%) MVC
7 7 (38.89%) HTML5
8 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
8 6 (33.33%) SQL
8 6 (33.33%) .NET
8 6 (33.33%) Oracle
8 6 (33.33%) Photoshop
8 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 6 (33.33%) Sass
8 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 5 (27.78%) User Experience
9 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (27.78%) Wireframes
9 5 (27.78%) C#
9 5 (27.78%) Unix
9 5 (27.78%) TDD
9 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework

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 4 (22.22%) CMS
1 4 (22.22%) IIS
1 4 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Subversion
2 4 (22.22%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.56%) Grunt
3 1 (5.56%) gulp
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (38.89%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 6 (33.33%) HTML Developer
4 6 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
5 5 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
5 5 (27.78%) UI Developer
5 5 (27.78%) UI/UX Developer
5 5 (27.78%) UX Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Web UI Developer
5 5 (27.78%) Web UI/UX Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) AngularJS
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) Ajax
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
2 13 (72.22%) CSS3
2 13 (72.22%) jQuery
2 13 (72.22%) React
3 7 (38.89%) HTML5
4 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (33.33%) Sass
5 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
5 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (22.22%) Backbone.js
6 4 (22.22%) LINQ
7 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.56%) Fluent NHibernate
7 1 (5.56%) LESS
7 1 (5.56%) Node.js
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Web Development
2 11 (61.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 10 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) Wireframes
5 4 (22.22%) Change Management
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) MVVM
5 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
5 4 (22.22%) Software Architecture
5 4 (22.22%) System Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) OOD
7 1 (5.56%) OOP
7 1 (5.56%) Open Source
7 1 (5.56%) SEO
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) R
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Sitecore