The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 22 June 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 / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 69 77
Rank change year-on-year +40 +8  
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 168 98 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.73% 2.55% 2.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.82% 20.16% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 70 46
Median daily rate £423 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.50% +15.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £277 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 £28.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.75% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% -  

Git (software) is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 469 486 410
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 16.00% 12.65% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 327 243
Median daily rate £405 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 12 7
Median hourly rate £41.13 £36.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.23% -6.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £26.18 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.15 £43.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Git (software) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in the North West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Git (software) in the North West

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +18 76 £400 - 54
Cheshire +37 45 £450 +5.88% 24
Merseyside +27 35 £400 +25.00% 10
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 157 (54.70%) JavaScript
2 149 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (49.13%) HTML
4 138 (48.08%) CSS
5 119 (41.46%) Java
6 112 (39.02%) TDD
7 102 (35.54%) Jenkins
8 94 (32.75%) Scrum
9 84 (29.27%) MySQL
10 81 (28.22%) Linux
10 81 (28.22%) Continuous Integration
11 63 (21.95%) MVC
12 62 (21.60%) MongoDB
13 61 (21.25%) DevOps
13 61 (21.25%) jQuery
14 60 (20.91%) Test Automation
15 59 (20.56%) HTML5
16 58 (20.21%) Spring
17 57 (19.86%) SQL
18 56 (19.51%) PHP
19 49 (17.07%) Oracle
19 49 (17.07%) JIRA
20 48 (16.72%) Unit Testing
21 45 (15.68%) Kanban
21 45 (15.68%) BDD
22 44 (15.33%) REST
22 44 (15.33%) Microservices
23 43 (14.98%) Python
24 42 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
25 41 (14.29%) .NET

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 21 (7.32%) Drupal
2 18 (6.27%) Confluence
3 12 (4.18%) CMS
4 8 (2.79%) Apache
5 7 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.44%) nginx
5 7 (2.44%) SAS
5 7 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.09%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.74%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.74%) WordPress
8 3 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.05%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.70%) JBoss
9 2 (0.70%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.35%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 4 (1.39%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.35%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (6.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (6.27%) GitHub
3 16 (5.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.09%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.74%) Slack
6 4 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.70%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.70%) Datadog
7 2 (0.70%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.70%) IaaS
7 2 (0.70%) PaaS
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.35%) SaaS
8 1 (0.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.79%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.44%) HTTP
2 7 (2.44%) SSL
3 5 (1.74%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.39%) AMQP
4 4 (1.39%) Firewall
5 2 (0.70%) Internet
5 2 (0.70%) Network Security
5 2 (0.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (29.27%) MySQL
2 62 (21.60%) MongoDB
3 29 (10.10%) NoSQL
4 28 (9.76%) Oracle Database
5 25 (8.71%) SQL Server
6 24 (8.36%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (5.92%) Relational Database
8 10 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (3.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (3.14%) Big Data
10 6 (2.09%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.39%) Redis
12 3 (1.05%) DB2
12 3 (1.05%) JasperReports
12 3 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.70%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.70%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.70%) Riak
13 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 102 (35.54%) Jenkins
2 49 (17.07%) JIRA
3 37 (12.89%) gulp
4 32 (11.15%) Subversion
5 28 (9.76%) Gradle
6 19 (6.62%) Bitbucket
6 19 (6.62%) Selenium
7 18 (6.27%) IntelliJ
8 17 (5.92%) Jasmine
8 17 (5.92%) JUnit
9 16 (5.57%) Grunt
10 14 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (4.53%) Maven
12 12 (4.18%) Eclipse
12 12 (4.18%) webpack
13 11 (3.83%) Hudson
14 9 (3.14%) Cucumber
14 9 (3.14%) SonarQube
15 8 (2.79%) Mocha
16 7 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (12.54%) Finance
2 33 (11.50%) Banking
3 6 (2.09%) Marketing
4 4 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.05%) Games
6 2 (0.70%) Retail
6 2 (0.70%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Automotive
7 1 (0.35%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 205 (71.43%) Developer
2 60 (20.91%) Java Developer
3 38 (13.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 29 (10.10%) PHP Developer
5 24 (8.36%) Senior Developer
6 19 (6.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 18 (6.27%) Drupal Developer
7 18 (6.27%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (5.92%) .NET Developer
8 17 (5.92%) JavaScript Developer
9 14 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (4.53%) Software Developer
11 12 (4.18%) Java Engineer
11 12 (4.18%) Software Engineer
12 11 (3.83%) Android Developer
12 11 (3.83%) Full Stack Developer
12 11 (3.83%) Magento Developer
13 10 (3.48%) C# Developer
13 10 (3.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 10 (3.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (49.13%) HTML
2 138 (48.08%) CSS
3 61 (21.25%) jQuery
4 59 (20.56%) HTML5
5 58 (20.21%) Spring
6 44 (15.33%) REST
7 41 (14.29%) .NET
8 40 (13.94%) AngularJS
9 38 (13.24%) RESTful
9 38 (13.24%) Sass
10 37 (12.89%) CSS3
11 36 (12.54%) Node.js
11 36 (12.54%) SOAP
12 34 (11.85%) Web Services
13 31 (10.80%) React
14 28 (9.76%) ASP.NET
14 28 (9.76%) Spring Boot
15 27 (9.41%) Ajax
15 27 (9.41%) J2EE
16 25 (8.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.45%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (4.53%) User Experience
3 11 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.48%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.79%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.74%) Clustering
7 5 (1.74%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.39%) Life Science
9 3 (1.05%) CCTV
9 3 (1.05%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.70%) Wiki
11 1 (0.35%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.35%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.35%) iPhone
11 1 (0.35%) PMI
11 1 (0.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 81 (28.22%) Linux
2 21 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (5.57%) Android
4 15 (5.23%) Windows
5 13 (4.53%) CentOS
6 10 (3.48%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.44%) Debian
7 7 (2.44%) Ubuntu
7 7 (2.44%) Unix
8 5 (1.74%) Fedora
8 5 (1.74%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.39%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.39%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.05%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (39.02%) TDD
3 94 (32.75%) Scrum
4 81 (28.22%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (21.95%) MVC
6 61 (21.25%) DevOps
7 60 (20.91%) Test Automation
8 48 (16.72%) Unit Testing
9 45 (15.68%) BDD
9 45 (15.68%) Kanban
10 44 (15.33%) Microservices
11 40 (13.94%) Configuration Management
12 39 (13.59%) Front End Development
13 31 (10.80%) Continuous Delivery
14 28 (9.76%) Open Source
15 27 (9.41%) Coaching
16 23 (8.01%) Data Protection
16 23 (8.01%) Software Engineering
17 22 (7.67%) OO
18 21 (7.32%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 157 (54.70%) JavaScript
2 119 (41.46%) Java
3 57 (19.86%) SQL
4 56 (19.51%) PHP
5 43 (14.98%) Python
6 40 (13.94%) C#
7 18 (6.27%) Ruby
8 17 (5.92%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.48%) Groovy
10 8 (2.79%) C++
11 7 (2.44%) Apple Swift
11 7 (2.44%) C
11 7 (2.44%) ES6
11 7 (2.44%) Objective-C
11 7 (2.44%) Scala
12 6 (2.09%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.09%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.09%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.74%) Prolog
13 5 (1.74%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (1.39%) Degree
2 3 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.35%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 31 (10.80%) Docker
2 8 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.44%) KVM
3 7 (2.44%) LXC
4 4 (1.39%) Xen
5 2 (0.70%) OpenSSH
6 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (11.15%) Ansible
2 31 (10.80%) Puppet
3 27 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (3.83%) Nagios
5 9 (3.14%) Kibana
6 8 (2.79%) Packer
7 7 (2.44%) Graphite
8 6 (2.09%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.74%) Ganglia
9 5 (1.74%) Riemann
10 4 (1.39%) logstash
10 4 (1.39%) Rancher
10 4 (1.39%) Terraform
11 3 (1.05%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.70%) Nmap
13 1 (0.35%) Dollar Universe
13 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
13 1 (0.35%) Plesk
13 1 (0.35%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 49 (17.07%) Oracle
2 25 (8.71%) Red Hat
3 16 (5.57%) VMware
4 10 (3.48%) Perforce
5 7 (2.44%) Pega
6 6 (2.09%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.09%) Splunk
6 6 (2.09%) Zend
7 5 (1.74%) PayPal
8 4 (1.39%) AppDynamics
8 4 (1.39%) Apple
8 4 (1.39%) Google
9 3 (1.05%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.70%) Guidewire
10 2 (0.70%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.35%) New Relic
11 1 (0.35%) Sage
11 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.35%) Twitter
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