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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Git Distributed Version Control System
England / North West
Rank 35 60 70
Rank change year-on-year +25 +10  
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 122 103 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.69% 2.68% 2.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.79% 19.14% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 59 62
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.33 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.14% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +15.71% -22.22%  

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 439 538 397
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 16.88% 14.02% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 328 258
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £35.00 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £44.50 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) in the North West.

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

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

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in the North West over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 25 March 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 +22 61 £375 +3.44% 64
Cheshire +28 35 £475 +11.76% 26
Merseyside +8 13 £600 +54.83% 3
Lancashire +17 7 £325 -7.14% 8
Git (software)
England

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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).

1 133 (58.85%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (49.56%) Java
2 112 (49.56%) JavaScript
3 87 (38.50%) HTML
4 82 (36.28%) CSS
5 78 (34.51%) Jenkins
6 77 (34.07%) TDD
7 71 (31.42%) Continuous Integration
8 70 (30.97%) Linux
9 69 (30.53%) Scrum
10 57 (25.22%) DevOps
11 54 (23.89%) Amazon AWS
12 52 (23.01%) SQL
13 51 (22.57%) AngularJS
14 50 (22.12%) BDD
14 50 (22.12%) REST
15 48 (21.24%) MySQL
16 43 (19.03%) Web Services
17 42 (18.58%) MVC
18 41 (18.14%) jQuery
18 41 (18.14%) JIRA
19 39 (17.26%) Oracle
20 38 (16.81%) Puppet
20 38 (16.81%) NoSQL
21 36 (15.93%) HTML5
22 35 (15.49%) MongoDB
22 35 (15.49%) Configuration Management
23 34 (15.04%) C#
23 34 (15.04%) Subversion
23 34 (15.04%) RESTful

Git (software)
Top Related 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 13 (5.75%) Drupal
2 12 (5.31%) Confluence
3 9 (3.98%) OpenStack
4 8 (3.54%) Apache
5 7 (3.10%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.65%) CMS
6 6 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.65%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (2.21%) nginx
7 5 (2.21%) SAS
7 5 (2.21%) WordPress
8 3 (1.33%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.33%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.44%) IIS
10 1 (0.44%) JBoss
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (5.31%) Magento
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (23.89%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (8.41%) GitHub
2 19 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (4.42%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (3.98%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.21%) Google Analytics
6 5 (2.21%) PaaS
7 4 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.77%) Slack
7 4 (1.77%) TestFlight
8 3 (1.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (1.33%) CloudFront
8 3 (1.33%) SaaS
9 2 (0.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.88%) IaaS
10 1 (0.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.75%) HTTP
2 11 (4.87%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.98%) SSL
4 8 (3.54%) HTTPS
5 4 (1.77%) AMQP
5 4 (1.77%) Firewall
5 4 (1.77%) LDAP
6 1 (0.44%) Network Security
6 1 (0.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.24%) MySQL
2 38 (16.81%) NoSQL
3 35 (15.49%) MongoDB
4 28 (12.39%) SQL Server
5 22 (9.73%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (7.52%) Relational Database
7 16 (7.08%) Oracle Database
8 11 (4.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.65%) Big Data
9 6 (2.65%) Redis
10 5 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.21%) DB2
11 4 (1.77%) SQLite
12 3 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.33%) JasperReports
12 3 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.33%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.88%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.88%) MarkLogic
13 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 78 (34.51%) Jenkins
2 41 (18.14%) JIRA
3 34 (15.04%) Subversion
4 29 (12.83%) JUnit
5 19 (8.41%) Bitbucket
5 19 (8.41%) Selenium
6 18 (7.96%) gulp
7 16 (7.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 14 (6.19%) Maven
9 13 (5.75%) Eclipse
10 12 (5.31%) IntelliJ
11 11 (4.87%) Cucumber
11 11 (4.87%) Grunt
11 11 (4.87%) Jasmine
12 10 (4.42%) Gradle
12 10 (4.42%) Hudson
13 9 (3.98%) Mercurial
14 8 (3.54%) GoCD
14 8 (3.54%) Travis CI
14 8 (3.54%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (11.50%) Finance
2 15 (6.64%) Banking
3 11 (4.87%) Games
4 7 (3.10%) Marketing
5 2 (0.88%) Retail
5 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 152 (67.26%) Developer
2 43 (19.03%) Java Developer
3 34 (15.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (9.73%) JavaScript Developer
5 19 (8.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 16 (7.08%) Senior Developer
7 14 (6.19%) .NET Developer
8 13 (5.75%) PHP Developer
8 13 (5.75%) Software Engineer
9 12 (5.31%) Angular Developer
10 11 (4.87%) Android Developer
11 10 (4.42%) Mobile Developer
12 9 (3.98%) Web Developer
13 8 (3.54%) Applications Developer
13 8 (3.54%) Senior Java Developer
14 7 (3.10%) Architect
14 7 (3.10%) J2EE Developer
14 7 (3.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 7 (3.10%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 7 (3.10%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (38.50%) HTML
2 82 (36.28%) CSS
3 51 (22.57%) AngularJS
4 50 (22.12%) REST
5 43 (19.03%) Web Services
6 41 (18.14%) jQuery
7 36 (15.93%) HTML5
8 34 (15.04%) RESTful
9 32 (14.16%) .NET
10 29 (12.83%) JSON
11 28 (12.39%) SOAP
11 28 (12.39%) Spring
12 27 (11.95%) CSS3
12 27 (11.95%) Node.js
13 26 (11.50%) XML
14 24 (10.62%) ASP.NET
15 20 (8.85%) React
16 19 (8.41%) Ajax
17 17 (7.52%) EJB
17 17 (7.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.75%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.87%) Client/Server
3 10 (4.42%) User Experience
4 8 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.10%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (3.10%) Mobile Games
6 4 (1.77%) iPhone
7 3 (1.33%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (1.33%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.88%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.88%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.88%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.88%) Wiki
9 1 (0.44%) Clustering
9 1 (0.44%) New Media
9 1 (0.44%) PMI
9 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 70 (30.97%) Linux
2 31 (13.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (8.85%) Android
3 20 (8.85%) Windows
4 16 (7.08%) CentOS
5 12 (5.31%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.54%) Fedora
7 6 (2.65%) Unix
8 5 (2.21%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.77%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.33%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (58.85%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (34.07%) TDD
3 71 (31.42%) Continuous Integration
4 69 (30.53%) Scrum
5 57 (25.22%) DevOps
6 50 (22.12%) BDD
7 42 (18.58%) MVC
8 35 (15.49%) Configuration Management
9 33 (14.60%) Front End Development
10 32 (14.16%) OO
11 26 (11.50%) Kanban
12 24 (10.62%) Software Engineering
12 24 (10.62%) Unit Testing
13 18 (7.96%) Android Development
13 18 (7.96%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (7.52%) Microservices
15 14 (6.19%) Open Source
15 14 (6.19%) Web Development
16 12 (5.31%) Data Protection
16 12 (5.31%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 112 (49.56%) Java
1 112 (49.56%) JavaScript
2 52 (23.01%) SQL
3 34 (15.04%) C#
4 33 (14.60%) Python
5 32 (14.16%) PHP
6 26 (11.50%) Ruby
7 18 (7.96%) Scala
8 13 (5.75%) ES6
9 11 (4.87%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.42%) Groovy
11 9 (3.98%) Apple Swift
11 9 (3.98%) Objective-C
12 8 (3.54%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.65%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.21%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.77%) Clojure
16 2 (0.88%) R
16 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (5.31%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.87%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.88%) Degree
5 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.42%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.44%) SDET
System Software
1 20 (8.85%) Docker
2 9 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.44%) KVM
4 1 (0.44%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 38 (16.81%) Puppet
2 25 (11.06%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (10.18%) Ansible
4 14 (6.19%) Kibana
5 11 (4.87%) Nagios
6 9 (3.98%) Graphite
7 8 (3.54%) Ganglia
7 8 (3.54%) Riemann
8 6 (2.65%) logstash
9 4 (1.77%) Kubernetes
9 4 (1.77%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.33%) Packer
10 3 (1.33%) Terraform
11 2 (0.88%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.44%) Dollar Universe
12 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.44%) Nmap
12 1 (0.44%) Plesk
12 1 (0.44%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.44%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 39 (17.26%) Oracle
2 27 (11.95%) Red Hat
3 23 (10.18%) VMware
4 8 (3.54%) Atlassian
5 7 (3.10%) Google
5 7 (3.10%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.10%) Perforce
5 7 (3.10%) Zend
6 6 (2.65%) Splunk
7 4 (1.77%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.33%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.33%) New Relic
8 3 (1.33%) Twitter
9 2 (0.88%) Guidewire
9 2 (0.88%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.44%) Black Duck
10 1 (0.44%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.44%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.44%) PayPal
10 1 (0.44%) Wonderware
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £301 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Pearson Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £425.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BBC Research & Development
Posted: 8 days ago