Period
to 18 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 42 59
Rank change year-on-year -5 +17 -2
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 21 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.95% 3.02% 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.75% 17.24% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Kent median daily rate £363 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -16.13% -3.13%
10th Percentile £338 £295 £336
90th Percentile £545 £441 £400
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £360
% change year-on-year +5.88% +18.06% -0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% -8.11% -2.63%

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 112 87 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 21.05% 17.54% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 57 75
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £321 £230 £263
90th Percentile £525 £480 £450
South East median daily rate £449 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +9.45% +9.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Kent median hourly rate - - £15.00
South East median hourly rate £45.70 £41.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +11.45% -6.82% +17.33%

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 18 February 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 February 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 - 11 £363 - 2
West Malling - 2 - - 2
Dartford - 1 - - 1
Git (software)
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 17 (80.95%) .NET Framework
3 14 (66.67%) Windows
4 12 (57.14%) MVC
4 12 (57.14%) C#
4 12 (57.14%) TDD
5 11 (52.38%) HTML
5 11 (52.38%) CSS
5 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
6 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio Team System
7 9 (42.86%) SQL
7 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
7 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 9 (42.86%) DevOps
8 8 (38.10%) Microservices
8 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
8 8 (38.10%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (38.10%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (38.10%) SDLC
8 8 (38.10%) Finance
8 8 (38.10%) Web Services
8 8 (38.10%) LINQ
8 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (33.33%) PaaS
9 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 7 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS

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 7 (33.33%) CMS
1 7 (33.33%) IIS
1 7 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (33.33%) IaaS
2 7 (33.33%) npm
2 7 (33.33%) PaaS
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 9 (42.86%) Visual Studio Team System
2 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (33.33%) Bower
3 7 (33.33%) NuGet
3 7 (33.33%) ReSharper
4 2 (9.52%) Calabash
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium
4 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.76%) Fiddler
5 1 (4.76%) Firebug
5 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.76%) Moq
5 1 (4.76%) NetBeans
5 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) .NET Developer
3 9 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 8 (38.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
5 7 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (28.57%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (28.57%) Senior Platform Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Developer in Test
8 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 17 (80.95%) .NET Framework
3 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (52.38%) CSS
3 11 (52.38%) HTML
4 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
4 8 (38.10%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (38.10%) LINQ
4 8 (38.10%) Web Services
5 7 (33.33%) Backbone.js
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (14.29%) Entity Framework
7 3 (14.29%) REST
7 3 (14.29%) RESTful
8 2 (9.52%) HTML5
9 1 (4.76%) CSS3
9 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) MVC
1 12 (57.14%) TDD
2 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (42.86%) DevOps
3 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 8 (38.10%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (38.10%) Microservices
4 8 (38.10%) SDLC
5 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 7 (33.33%) Information Security
5 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 7 (33.33%) MVVM
5 7 (33.33%) OWASP
5 7 (33.33%) Prototyping
5 7 (33.33%) Software Architecture
6 6 (28.57%) Task Automation
7 3 (14.29%) Mobile Development
7 3 (14.29%) SOA
8 2 (9.52%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 7 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Docker
3 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Xamarin