Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 54 47
Rank change year-on-year +36 -7 +17
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 37 11 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 8.20% 1.67% 3.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.78% 15.28% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 6 18
Lancashire median daily rate £535 £395 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.44% -10.53% +35.85%
10th Percentile £361 £350 £361
90th Percentile £645 £428 £514
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - £42.50 -
North West median hourly rate £65.00 £36.01 £40.00
% change year-on-year +80.49% -9.97% +42.22%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 93 72 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 20.62% 10.94% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 39 128
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £300 £293 £210
90th Percentile £622 £463 £535
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 12
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +8.11%
North West median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +10.29%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Git (software) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Lancashire

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Git (software) in Lancashire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Lancashire

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Lancashire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Lancashire

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Blackpool +39 26 £535 +35.44% 2
Preston -5 5 £359 -
Blackburn - 3 £275 -
Carnforth 0 1 £350 -
Git (software)
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 26 (70.27%) Jenkins
2 25 (67.57%) Linux
2 25 (67.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (56.76%) Mentoring
3 21 (56.76%) Coaching
3 21 (56.76%) Microservices
4 19 (51.35%) JIRA
4 19 (51.35%) Software Engineering
5 18 (48.65%) MySQL
5 18 (48.65%) Confluence
5 18 (48.65%) Slack
6 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
7 16 (43.24%) TDD
7 16 (43.24%) Test Automation
8 15 (40.54%) MongoDB
8 15 (40.54%) Node.js
8 15 (40.54%) Kanban
9 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (37.84%) Java
10 13 (35.14%) SQL
10 13 (35.14%) Scrum
10 13 (35.14%) REST
10 13 (35.14%) Puppet
10 13 (35.14%) SFIA
10 13 (35.14%) SonarQube
10 13 (35.14%) DevOps
11 12 (32.43%) User Stories
11 12 (32.43%) BDD
11 12 (32.43%) Open Source
11 12 (32.43%) NoSQL

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 18 (48.65%) Confluence
2 9 (24.32%) nginx
3 3 (8.11%) Mongoose
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (48.65%) Slack
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (8.11%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.70%) Route 53
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) MySQL
2 15 (40.54%) MongoDB
3 12 (32.43%) NoSQL
3 12 (32.43%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (27.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (2.70%) PowerPivot
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (70.27%) Jenkins
2 19 (51.35%) JIRA
3 13 (35.14%) SonarQube
4 11 (29.73%) Cucumber
5 10 (27.03%) Jasmine
6 8 (21.62%) JUnit
7 4 (10.81%) GitLab
8 3 (8.11%) Artifactory
8 3 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (8.11%) Subversion
9 2 (5.41%) Hudson
9 2 (5.41%) PHPUnit
9 2 (5.41%) Protractor
9 2 (5.41%) Selenium
9 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Software Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior DevOps
4 7 (18.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Java Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (8.11%) Lead Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) MySQL Developer
7 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) Node.js
2 13 (35.14%) REST
3 4 (10.81%) CSS
3 4 (10.81%) HTML
4 3 (8.11%) CSS3
4 3 (8.11%) FreeMarker
4 3 (8.11%) HTML5
4 3 (8.11%) LESS
4 3 (8.11%) Nunjucks
4 3 (8.11%) Sass
4 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (8.11%) Web Services
5 2 (5.41%) .NET
5 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.41%) JSON
5 2 (5.41%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (5.41%) RESTful
5 2 (5.41%) XML
6 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Linux
1 25 (67.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Coaching
1 21 (56.76%) Mentoring
1 21 (56.76%) Microservices
2 19 (51.35%) Software Engineering
3 16 (43.24%) TDD
3 16 (43.24%) Test Automation
4 15 (40.54%) Kanban
5 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (35.14%) DevOps
6 13 (35.14%) Scrum
6 13 (35.14%) SFIA
7 12 (32.43%) BDD
7 12 (32.43%) Open Source
7 12 (32.43%) User Stories
8 10 (27.03%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
9 9 (24.32%) Load Balancing
9 9 (24.32%) SDLC
9 9 (24.32%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) Java
3 13 (35.14%) SQL
4 10 (27.03%) Python
5 9 (24.32%) Bash Shell
6 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
7 4 (10.81%) VB
8 3 (8.11%) Perl
8 3 (8.11%) PHP
8 3 (8.11%) VBA
9 2 (5.41%) C#
10 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
10 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Docker
2 4 (10.81%) Xen
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) Puppet
2 6 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.81%) Terraform
4 3 (8.11%) Ansible
5 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
5 2 (5.41%) Rancher
6 1 (2.70%) Grafana
6 1 (2.70%) Packer
6 1 (2.70%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Atlassian
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Black Duck
4 1 (2.70%) Tableau