Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 24 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 33 38
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5 +10
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 28 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.77% 3.75% 3.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.17% 26.83% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 3
Merseyside median daily rate £414 £335 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.51% -25.56% +20.00%
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
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 Merseyside with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 107 82 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 22.06% 13.99% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 54 31
Merseyside median daily rate £391 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.19% +10.61% -4.35%
10th Percentile £256 £291 £193
90th Percentile £488 £554 £450
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £36.50 -
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +10.29%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Merseyside

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Merseyside

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Merseyside over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Merseyside

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 24 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
Liverpool +5 21 £400 +15.11% 9
Git (software)
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 23 (82.14%) CSS
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (64.29%) Kanban
4 18 (64.29%) HTML
4 18 (64.29%) Scrum
5 16 (57.14%) TDD
6 15 (53.57%) BDD
7 13 (46.43%) MongoDB
8 12 (42.86%) React
8 12 (42.86%) Java
9 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
10 10 (35.71%) MySQL
11 9 (32.14%) Spring Boot
12 8 (28.57%) REST
13 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
13 7 (25.00%) Ember.js
13 7 (25.00%) Microservices
13 7 (25.00%) RESTful
14 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
14 6 (21.43%) Spring
14 6 (21.43%) Selenium
14 6 (21.43%) Oracle
14 6 (21.43%) Web Services
14 6 (21.43%) Linux
14 6 (21.43%) Dropwizard
14 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
14 6 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
15 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.57%) Drupal
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) MongoDB
2 10 (35.71%) MySQL
3 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.57%) Redis
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 6 (21.43%) Selenium
3 4 (14.29%) Babel
3 4 (14.29%) gulp
3 4 (14.29%) Mercurial
3 4 (14.29%) Mocha
3 4 (14.29%) webpack
4 2 (7.14%) GitLab
5 1 (3.57%) Ant
5 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (10.71%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) UI Developer
6 2 (7.14%) UI/UX Developer
6 2 (7.14%) UX Developer
7 1 (3.57%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Magento Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) CSS
2 18 (64.29%) HTML
3 12 (42.86%) React
4 9 (32.14%) Spring Boot
5 8 (28.57%) REST
6 7 (25.00%) Ember.js
6 7 (25.00%) RESTful
7 6 (21.43%) Dropwizard
7 6 (21.43%) Spring
7 6 (21.43%) Web Services
8 5 (17.86%) JSON
9 4 (14.29%) Jest
9 4 (14.29%) Redux
9 4 (14.29%) Sass
10 3 (10.71%) .NET
11 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 2 (7.14%) Apache Flex
11 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
11 2 (7.14%) SVG
12 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) Kanban
2 18 (64.29%) Scrum
3 16 (57.14%) TDD
4 15 (53.57%) BDD
5 7 (25.00%) Microservices
6 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 5 (17.86%) Coaching
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (17.86%) Front End Development
7 5 (17.86%) MVC
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.71%) Open Source
8 3 (10.71%) Pair Programming
8 3 (10.71%) SDLC
8 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
9 2 (7.14%) DevOps
9 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.14%) Web Development
9 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) PHP
4 4 (14.29%) ECMAScript
4 4 (14.29%) ES6
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (10.71%) C#
6 2 (7.14%) PHP 5
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) vCloud
1 1 (3.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) VMware