Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 20 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 46 112
Rank change year-on-year +14 +66 +30
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 446 366 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.47% 3.79% 1.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.95% 25.68% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 226 88
Midlands median daily rate £425 £428 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.58% +25.74% +4.62%
10th Percentile £298 £313 £229
90th Percentile £575 £525 £475
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Midlands median hourly rate £51.80 - £17.50
10th Percentile £45.16 - £16.25
90th Percentile £55.24 - £32.58
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +8.43% +10.67% -6.25%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1276 1425 868
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.65% 14.75% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 828 835 449
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £275 £290 £180
90th Percentile £538 £510 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 35
Midlands median hourly rate £34.11 £32.50 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.95% +3.37% -16.16%
10th Percentile £14.61 £11.50 £18.20
90th Percentile £52.00 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in the Midlands

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in the Midlands

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in the Midlands

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) in the Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Git (software) in the Midlands

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Midlands +28 239 £460 +4.55% 32
East Midlands +1 203 £375 -9.09% 28
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 243 (54.48%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (38.12%) HTML
3 169 (37.89%) JavaScript
4 165 (37.00%) CSS
5 159 (35.65%) Scrum
6 150 (33.63%) Jenkins
7 140 (31.39%) TDD
8 118 (26.46%) Java
9 115 (25.78%) Linux
10 100 (22.42%) .NET
10 100 (22.42%) Subversion
10 100 (22.42%) DevOps
11 99 (22.20%) C#
12 98 (21.97%) Continuous Integration
12 98 (21.97%) Test Automation
13 92 (20.63%) Web Services
14 90 (20.18%) HTML5
15 89 (19.96%) MVC
16 88 (19.73%) Amazon AWS
17 84 (18.83%) Node.js
18 77 (17.26%) CSS3
18 77 (17.26%) Kanban
18 77 (17.26%) jQuery
19 73 (16.37%) Front End Development
20 71 (15.92%) JIRA
20 71 (15.92%) Microsoft Azure
21 70 (15.70%) BDD
22 69 (15.47%) Puppet
23 68 (15.25%) Docker
24 67 (15.02%) Maven

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 47 (10.54%) Confluence
2 23 (5.16%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (4.71%) Apache
4 14 (3.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 14 (3.14%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.24%) nginx
6 8 (1.79%) CMS
6 8 (1.79%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.79%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.57%) IIS
7 7 (1.57%) JBoss
7 7 (1.57%) OpenStack
8 6 (1.35%) Drupal
8 6 (1.35%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.12%) Mule
9 5 (1.12%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.90%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.90%) Mule ESB
11 3 (0.67%) WordPress
12 2 (0.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (4.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.67%) Doxygen
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.67%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.45%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.45%) HipChat
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 88 (19.73%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (15.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (5.16%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (3.81%) GitHub
5 14 (3.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 13 (2.91%) Amazon S3
6 13 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (2.47%) Amazon ELB
8 9 (2.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 8 (1.79%) npm
10 7 (1.57%) Route 53
11 5 (1.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 5 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.90%) PaaS
12 4 (0.90%) Serverless
13 3 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.67%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.45%) BlazeMeter
14 2 (0.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 41 (9.19%) HTTP
2 26 (5.83%) SSL
3 23 (5.16%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.91%) DSL
5 11 (2.47%) DNS
6 6 (1.35%) OpenLDAP
6 6 (1.35%) OpenVPN
6 6 (1.35%) SSH
7 5 (1.12%) Intranet
8 4 (0.90%) AMQP
9 3 (0.67%) ATM
9 3 (0.67%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.67%) ICMP
9 3 (0.67%) Internet
9 3 (0.67%) ZigBee
10 2 (0.45%) SMS
11 1 (0.22%) DHCP
11 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.22%) IPv6
11 1 (0.22%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (13.90%) SQL Server
2 49 (10.99%) MongoDB
3 31 (6.95%) MySQL
4 22 (4.93%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (4.71%) Relational Database
6 17 (3.81%) NoSQL
7 16 (3.59%) Amazon RDS
8 14 (3.14%) RDBMS
9 13 (2.91%) Oracle Database
10 11 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (1.57%) Power BI
14 6 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 4 (0.90%) Redis
17 3 (0.67%) Apache Hive
17 3 (0.67%) Big Data
17 3 (0.67%) PowerPivot
17 3 (0.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 150 (33.63%) Jenkins
2 100 (22.42%) Subversion
3 71 (15.92%) JIRA
4 67 (15.02%) Maven
5 48 (10.76%) JUnit
6 41 (9.19%) Sonatype Nexus
7 32 (7.17%) gulp
8 29 (6.50%) SonarQube
9 28 (6.28%) Grunt
10 27 (6.05%) Cucumber
11 26 (5.83%) Selenium
12 19 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (4.26%) TeamCity
13 18 (4.04%) IntelliJ
14 15 (3.36%) Bitbucket
14 15 (3.36%) Eclipse
14 15 (3.36%) SoapUI
15 13 (2.91%) Gradle
15 13 (2.91%) Jasmine
15 13 (2.91%) Mockito
General
1 33 (7.40%) Finance
2 28 (6.28%) Retail
3 12 (2.69%) Banking
4 11 (2.47%) Marketing
5 5 (1.12%) Advertising
6 3 (0.67%) Electronics
6 3 (0.67%) Legal
6 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.45%) Automotive
7 2 (0.45%) Billing
7 2 (0.45%) Games
8 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.22%) Back Office
8 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
8 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 299 (67.04%) Developer
2 73 (16.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 54 (12.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 53 (11.88%) .NET Developer
4 53 (11.88%) Java Developer
5 34 (7.62%) Senior Developer
6 33 (7.40%) JavaScript Developer
7 27 (6.05%) HTML Developer
8 25 (5.61%) Azure Developer
9 24 (5.38%) C# Developer
10 22 (4.93%) HTML CSS Developer
11 20 (4.48%) UI Developer
12 18 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
12 18 (4.04%) Web Developer
13 17 (3.81%) Angular Developer
14 15 (3.36%) Agile Developer
14 15 (3.36%) Full Stack Developer
14 15 (3.36%) Lead DevOps
15 14 (3.14%) Consultant
16 13 (2.91%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (38.12%) HTML
2 165 (37.00%) CSS
3 100 (22.42%) .NET
4 92 (20.63%) Web Services
5 90 (20.18%) HTML5
6 84 (18.83%) Node.js
7 77 (17.26%) CSS3
7 77 (17.26%) jQuery
8 64 (14.35%) JSON
9 63 (14.13%) AngularJS
9 63 (14.13%) React
10 62 (13.90%) Spring
11 60 (13.45%) RESTful
12 58 (13.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 57 (12.78%) REST
14 51 (11.43%) SOAP
15 47 (10.54%) ASP.NET
15 47 (10.54%) Sass
16 40 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
17 39 (8.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.05%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.71%) Computer Science
3 21 (4.71%) User Experience
4 15 (3.36%) Wiki
5 12 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.67%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.45%) Animation
8 2 (0.45%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.45%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.45%) iPad
8 2 (0.45%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.45%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.45%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.22%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.22%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.22%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.22%) iPhone
9 1 (0.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 115 (25.78%) Linux
2 64 (14.35%) Windows
3 39 (8.74%) Unix
4 27 (6.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (4.48%) Android
6 17 (3.81%) Mac OS X
7 16 (3.59%) Apple iOS
7 16 (3.59%) Windows 10
8 15 (3.36%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.79%) CentOS
10 6 (1.35%) Windows Server
11 5 (1.12%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.12%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.45%) VMS
12 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.22%) Debian
13 1 (0.22%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (54.48%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (35.65%) Scrum
3 140 (31.39%) TDD
4 100 (22.42%) DevOps
5 98 (21.97%) Continuous Integration
5 98 (21.97%) Test Automation
6 89 (19.96%) MVC
7 77 (17.26%) Kanban
8 73 (16.37%) Front End Development
9 70 (15.70%) BDD
10 58 (13.00%) Configuration Management
11 55 (12.33%) Unit Testing
12 52 (11.66%) Open Source
13 41 (9.19%) OO
14 38 (8.52%) SOA
15 35 (7.85%) SDLC
16 30 (6.73%) Web Development
17 29 (6.50%) Continuous Delivery
18 24 (5.38%) Microservices
18 24 (5.38%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 169 (37.89%) JavaScript
2 118 (26.46%) Java
3 99 (22.20%) C#
4 67 (15.02%) Python
5 65 (14.57%) SQL
6 35 (7.85%) PHP
6 35 (7.85%) Ruby
7 34 (7.62%) Bash Shell
7 34 (7.62%) Perl
8 21 (4.71%) Scala
9 11 (2.47%) Apple Swift
10 10 (2.24%) Groovy
11 9 (2.02%) Objective-C
11 9 (2.02%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.79%) C++
12 8 (1.79%) ES6
12 8 (1.79%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.12%) Go
13 5 (1.12%) R
13 5 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (8.07%) Security Cleared
2 18 (4.04%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.02%) Degree
4 2 (0.45%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.45%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.14%) QA
2 5 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.22%) GCP
3 1 (0.22%) WAI
3 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 68 (15.25%) Docker
2 19 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.35%) Postfix
4 6 (1.35%) Squid
4 6 (1.35%) vCloud
5 5 (1.12%) vSphere
6 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.22%) KVM
6 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 69 (15.47%) Puppet
2 47 (10.54%) Ansible
3 28 (6.28%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (4.71%) ZABBIX
5 20 (4.48%) Terraform
6 14 (3.14%) Kibana
7 12 (2.69%) logstash
8 11 (2.47%) Salt
9 6 (1.35%) Docker Swarm
9 6 (1.35%) Kubernetes
9 6 (1.35%) Rancher
9 6 (1.35%) Rsyslog
9 6 (1.35%) Sysdig
10 5 (1.12%) collectd
10 5 (1.12%) StatsD
11 3 (0.67%) Grafana
11 3 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.45%) HockeyApp
13 1 (0.22%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 44 (9.87%) Oracle
2 32 (7.17%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.38%) Adobe
3 24 (5.38%) Red Hat
4 20 (4.48%) Atlassian
4 20 (4.48%) WSO2
5 19 (4.26%) MuleSoft
6 18 (4.04%) VMware
7 16 (3.59%) Google
7 16 (3.59%) Perforce
8 11 (2.47%) Rackspace
9 8 (1.79%) Tableau
10 6 (1.35%) Sonatype
10 6 (1.35%) webMethods
10 6 (1.35%) Xamarin
11 5 (1.12%) SaltStack
11 5 (1.12%) SAP
12 4 (0.90%) Capita
12 4 (0.90%) Qualys
12 4 (0.90%) Sitecore