Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 22 January 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
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 45 71
Rank change year-on-year +21 +26 -6
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 85 122 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.01% 5.27% 2.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.48% 29.76% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 83 37
North East median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £380 £277 £200
90th Percentile £638 £500 £588
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
North East median hourly rate £45.00 - £17.50
10th Percentile £44.50 - £16.25
90th Percentile £45.50 - £18.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £40.63
% change year-on-year +11.80% -0.92% +0.31%

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 North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 210 410 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.33% 17.70% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 289 225
North East median daily rate £425 £370 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% -12.43% +20.71%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £300
90th Percentile £638 £494 £560
England median daily rate £470 £435 £413
% change year-on-year +8.05% +5.45% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £25.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.22% +87.04% -55.00%
10th Percentile £39.75 £24.23 £7.95
90th Percentile £48.80 £26.48 £17.95
England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +1.25% +8.11%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in the North East

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in the North East

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in the North East over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in the North East

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Tyne and Wear +12 67 £530 +35.90% 15
Durham - 16 £413 - 1
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 70 (82.35%) Jenkins
2 62 (72.94%) DevOps
3 49 (57.65%) Linux
4 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (50.59%) JIRA
6 42 (49.41%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (45.88%) Confluence
8 34 (40.00%) Puppet
9 32 (37.65%) Subversion
10 30 (35.29%) Configuration Management
10 30 (35.29%) Test Automation
10 30 (35.29%) Microservices
11 29 (34.12%) Mentoring
11 29 (34.12%) Continuous Delivery
12 26 (30.59%) Microsoft Azure
12 26 (30.59%) Python
13 24 (28.24%) Coaching
13 24 (28.24%) Docker
13 24 (28.24%) Slack
14 23 (27.06%) BDD
15 22 (25.88%) Windows
16 20 (23.53%) Scrum
16 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
17 19 (22.35%) TDD
17 19 (22.35%) Java
17 19 (22.35%) Sonatype Nexus
18 18 (21.18%) SDLC
18 18 (21.18%) Amazon AWS
18 18 (21.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 18 (21.18%) Shell Script

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 39 (45.88%) Confluence
2 10 (11.76%) nginx
3 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.53%) CMS
4 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.18%) IIS
6 1 (1.18%) JBoss
6 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 26 (30.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (28.24%) Slack
3 18 (21.18%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.71%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.71%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (4.71%) Serverless
5 3 (3.53%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.53%) IaaS
5 3 (3.53%) PaaS
6 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.35%) npm
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.29%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) DNS
2 1 (1.18%) DSL
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (9.41%) MySQL
3 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 70 (82.35%) Jenkins
2 43 (50.59%) JIRA
3 32 (37.65%) Subversion
4 19 (22.35%) Sonatype Nexus
5 13 (15.29%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (11.76%) Burp Suite
6 10 (11.76%) HP UFT
6 10 (11.76%) JMeter
6 10 (11.76%) LoadRunner
6 10 (11.76%) Maven
6 10 (11.76%) SonarQube
7 8 (9.41%) JUnit
7 8 (9.41%) Visual Studio
8 6 (7.06%) Cucumber
8 6 (7.06%) Firebug
8 6 (7.06%) Gradle
8 6 (7.06%) Hamcrest
9 5 (5.88%) Selenium
10 4 (4.71%) WebDriver
11 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 39 (45.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (29.41%) Developer
3 15 (17.65%) Lead DevOps
4 11 (12.94%) Java Developer
5 10 (11.76%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
5 10 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 9 (10.59%) Test Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Azure DevOps
7 8 (9.41%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Azure Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) Consultant
7 8 (9.41%) DevOps Consultant
7 8 (9.41%) Software Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Senior Test Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.82%) REST
2 15 (17.65%) .NET
2 15 (17.65%) JSON
3 14 (16.47%) CSS
3 14 (16.47%) HTML
4 10 (11.76%) jQuery
4 10 (11.76%) XML
5 9 (10.59%) AngularJS
5 9 (10.59%) Spring
5 9 (10.59%) XSD
6 8 (9.41%) Angular 2
6 8 (9.41%) Software Packaging
6 8 (9.41%) Spring MVC
7 7 (8.24%) JSP
7 7 (8.24%) Middleware
8 6 (7.06%) RESTful
8 6 (7.06%) Spring Boot
9 5 (5.88%) HTML5
9 5 (5.88%) Node.js
9 5 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Clustering
2 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (57.65%) Linux
2 22 (25.88%) Windows
3 18 (21.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (12.94%) Unix
5 2 (2.35%) Android
5 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (72.94%) DevOps
2 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (49.41%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (35.29%) Configuration Management
4 30 (35.29%) Microservices
4 30 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 29 (34.12%) Continuous Delivery
5 29 (34.12%) Mentoring
6 24 (28.24%) Coaching
7 23 (27.06%) BDD
8 20 (23.53%) Scrum
8 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 19 (22.35%) TDD
10 18 (21.18%) SDLC
11 16 (18.82%) SFIA
12 12 (14.12%) OWASP
13 11 (12.94%) Kanban
14 10 (11.76%) Load Balancing
14 10 (11.76%) Static Code Analysis
15 9 (10.59%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.59%) Python
2 19 (22.35%) Java
3 18 (21.18%) Shell Script
4 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.82%) SQL
5 14 (16.47%) C#
5 14 (16.47%) PowerShell
6 12 (14.12%) Bash Shell
7 11 (12.94%) Perl
8 6 (7.06%) Ruby
9 4 (4.71%) Groovy
9 4 (4.71%) Scala
10 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.18%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.18%) C++
11 1 (1.18%) Korn
11 1 (1.18%) PHP
11 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) WCAG
2 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 24 (28.24%) Docker
2 6 (7.06%) Xen
3 5 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 34 (40.00%) Puppet
2 17 (20.00%) Ansible
3 12 (14.12%) Terraform
4 11 (12.94%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (11.76%) Nessus
6 2 (2.35%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.18%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (1.18%) StackStorm
7 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) OpenText
3 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.53%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.35%) Google
6 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.18%) Twitter