Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 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
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 46 42
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4 +29
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 30 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.93% 3.94% 3.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.09% 20.00% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 7
Kent median daily rate £463 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% +11.94% -16.25%
10th Percentile £370 £343 £295
90th Percentile £488 £549 £408
South East median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -8.11%

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 115 100 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 26.56% 19.69% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 73 93
Kent median daily rate £448 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.86% -6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £306 £322 £225
90th Percentile £638 £525 £563
South East median daily rate £453 £450 £410
% change year-on-year +0.56% +9.76% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.76% -6.82%

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)
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 21 March 2019. 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
West Malling +8 10 £370 - 3
Maidstone +7 5 £475 +26.67% 7
Dartford +1 2 - - 9
Dover - 1 - - 1
Margate - 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - - 10
Git (software)
South East

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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 22 (73.33%) CSS
1 22 (73.33%) HTML
1 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 20 (66.67%) jQuery
3 14 (46.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 13 (43.33%) Web Development
4 13 (43.33%) RESTful
5 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 12 (40.00%) JSON
5 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (40.00%) TDD
5 12 (40.00%) C#
5 12 (40.00%) .NET
6 11 (36.67%) Subversion
7 10 (33.33%) MySQL
7 10 (33.33%) PHP
7 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 9 (30.00%) XML
8 9 (30.00%) MVC
8 9 (30.00%) .NET Core
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
9 8 (26.67%) CMS
9 8 (26.67%) Entity Framework
9 8 (26.67%) User Experience
10 7 (23.33%) PHP 7
10 7 (23.33%) Performance Optimisation
10 7 (23.33%) React
10 7 (23.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 8 (26.67%) CMS
2 7 (23.33%) WordPress
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Subversion
2 7 (23.33%) Firebug
3 4 (13.33%) Selenium
4 3 (10.00%) NUnit
4 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.33%) GitLab
6 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.33%) PhpStorm
6 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Web Developer
4 7 (23.33%) WordPress Developer
5 6 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (20.00%) HTML Developer
5 6 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Backend Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) CSS
1 22 (73.33%) HTML
2 20 (66.67%) jQuery
3 13 (43.33%) RESTful
4 12 (40.00%) .NET
4 12 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (40.00%) JSON
5 10 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 9 (30.00%) .NET Core
6 9 (30.00%) XML
7 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 8 (26.67%) Entity Framework
8 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (23.33%) React
8 7 (23.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (20.00%) Web Services
10 5 (16.67%) HTML5
10 5 (16.67%) REST
11 4 (13.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) VMS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 13 (43.33%) Web Development
3 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) TDD
4 9 (30.00%) MVC
5 7 (23.33%) Content Management
5 7 (23.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 7 (23.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (23.33%) Website Architecture
5 7 (23.33%) Wireframes
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 6 (20.00%) SOLID
7 5 (16.67%) BDD
7 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
8 3 (10.00%) Adaptive Web Design
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.00%) Deadline-Driven
8 3 (10.00%) Web Design
9 2 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (40.00%) C#
3 10 (33.33%) PHP
4 7 (23.33%) PHP 5
4 7 (23.33%) PHP 7
5 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
1 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Google
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) SaltStack