Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 38 26
Rank change year-on-year +14 -12 +30
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 34 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.71% 4.33% 5.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.33% 21.78% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 5
Kent median daily rate £375 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £281 £337 £313
90th Percentile £488 £407 £498
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +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 120 101 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 27.21% 19.88% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 80 53
Kent median daily rate £406 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £281 £321 £270
90th Percentile £488 £425 £638
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 0
Kent median hourly rate £39.38 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £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 17 October 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 17 October 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
West Malling -3 9 £418 +22.79% 3
Maidstone +8 8 £450 +28.57% 8
Tunbridge Wells - 4 - -
Dover - 1 - -
Git (software)
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 29 (85.29%) HTML
3 25 (73.53%) Web Development
4 23 (67.65%) jQuery
4 23 (67.65%) AngularJS
5 22 (64.71%) CSS
6 19 (55.88%) MVC
7 18 (52.94%) Degree
8 17 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 14 (41.18%) React
9 14 (41.18%) SQL
9 14 (41.18%) .NET
9 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
10 13 (38.24%) C#
10 13 (38.24%) TDD
10 13 (38.24%) Subversion
11 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
11 12 (35.29%) Ajax
11 12 (35.29%) CSS3
12 10 (29.41%) Sass
12 10 (29.41%) Photoshop
12 10 (29.41%) Windows
13 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
13 9 (26.47%) Wireframes
13 9 (26.47%) IIS
13 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
13 9 (26.47%) CMS
13 9 (26.47%) HTML5
13 9 (26.47%) ReSharper
14 8 (23.53%) Software Architecture

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 9 (26.47%) CMS
1 9 (26.47%) IIS
2 5 (14.71%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (14.71%) WordPress
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) GitHub
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
4 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Subversion
2 9 (26.47%) ReSharper
3 5 (14.71%) TeamCity
4 4 (11.76%) Firebug
4 4 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (11.76%) Selenium
5 3 (8.82%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.88%) GitLab
6 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
6 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.94%) Grunt
7 1 (2.94%) gulp
7 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.94%) JIRA
7 1 (2.94%) PhpStorm
7 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.94%) webpack
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Web Developer
3 13 (38.24%) .NET Developer
4 10 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (29.41%) C# Developer
5 9 (26.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (26.47%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (23.53%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (17.65%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (17.65%) HTML Developer
8 5 (14.71%) UI Developer
8 5 (14.71%) UI/UX Developer
8 5 (14.71%) UX Developer
8 5 (14.71%) Web UI Developer
8 5 (14.71%) Web UI/UX Developer
9 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
9 4 (11.76%) WordPress Developer
10 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
11 1 (2.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (85.29%) HTML
2 23 (67.65%) AngularJS
2 23 (67.65%) jQuery
3 22 (64.71%) CSS
4 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 14 (41.18%) React
5 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 12 (35.29%) Ajax
5 12 (35.29%) CSS3
6 10 (29.41%) Sass
7 9 (26.47%) HTML5
8 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (20.59%) JSON
10 6 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (14.71%) Backbone.js
11 5 (14.71%) LINQ
12 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (11.76%) REST
12 4 (11.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (23.53%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.71%) Unix
4 2 (5.88%) VMS
5 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Web Development
2 19 (55.88%) MVC
3 17 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 13 (38.24%) TDD
5 9 (26.47%) Wireframes
6 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 8 (23.53%) Software Architecture
7 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.71%) Change Management
8 5 (14.71%) MVVM
8 5 (14.71%) Prototyping
8 5 (14.71%) System Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Adaptive Web Design
9 4 (11.76%) BDD
9 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
9 4 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (11.76%) Web Design
9 4 (11.76%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 13 (38.24%) C#
4 6 (17.65%) PHP
5 5 (14.71%) R
6 4 (11.76%) PHP 5
6 4 (11.76%) PHP 7
7 2 (5.88%) Perl
7 2 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (5.88%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) Java
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Ansible
1 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Sitecore
3 4 (11.76%) Google
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) SaltStack