Period
to 26 February 2021

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 6 months to 26 February 2021 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
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 28 55 33
Rank change year-on-year +27 -22 -9
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 137 152 337
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 5.21% 3.32% 5.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.13% 23.31% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 103 255
Median daily rate £434 £440 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% - +3.53%
10th Percentile £300 £289 £319
90th Percentile £538 £627 £575
England median daily rate £495 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -1.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.50 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.64% - -
England median hourly rate £57.50 £48.68 £50.00
% change year-on-year +18.13% -2.65% +11.11%

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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 390 652 1,150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.83% 14.26% 19.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 472 799
Median daily rate £450 £425 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.85% +5.61%
10th Percentile £314 £300 £313
90th Percentile £575 £599 £608
England median daily rate £475 £488 £500
% change year-on-year -2.56% -2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 27
Median hourly rate £41.00 £44.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +6.02% +3.75%
10th Percentile £22.10 £37.15 £33.55
90th Percentile £51.85 £54.15 £48.75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95% -2.22%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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

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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in the North West.

Daily rate trend for Git (software) in the North West

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Git (software) in the North West over the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Git (software) in the North West

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in the North West.

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 6 months to 26 February 2021. 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
Manchester +33 92 £450 +4.05% 103
Cheshire +19 29 £410 -3.53% 27
Merseyside -7 4 £350 -36.36% 14
Lancashire +7 3 £275 -17.91% 13
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 72 (52.55%) Jenkins
2 60 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (30.66%) JavaScript
4 38 (27.74%) AWS
5 36 (26.28%) DevOps
6 33 (24.09%) Java
7 30 (21.90%) JIRA
7 30 (21.90%) Unit Testing
7 30 (21.90%) Ansible
8 29 (21.17%) MySQL
8 29 (21.17%) Scrum
9 28 (20.44%) Docker
10 26 (18.98%) CSS
11 25 (18.25%) SQL
11 25 (18.25%) HTML
11 25 (18.25%) Maven
12 23 (16.79%) TDD
13 21 (15.33%) Software Engineering
13 21 (15.33%) Test Automation
13 21 (15.33%) Configuration Management
14 20 (14.60%) C#
14 20 (14.60%) Security Cleared
14 20 (14.60%) Relational Database
15 19 (13.87%) Opscode Chef
15 19 (13.87%) User Experience
15 19 (13.87%) Kubernetes
15 19 (13.87%) Node.js
15 19 (13.87%) Python
16 18 (13.14%) SC Cleared
16 18 (13.14%) React

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 14 (10.22%) Apache
2 9 (6.57%) Confluence
3 6 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.65%) JBoss
5 4 (2.92%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.19%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.46%) Anypoint
7 2 (1.46%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.46%) Jetty
7 2 (1.46%) Luigi
7 2 (1.46%) WordPress
8 1 (0.73%) CMS
8 1 (0.73%) DNN
8 1 (0.73%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.73%) nginx
8 1 (0.73%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (9.49%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.73%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.73%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) assyst
2 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) Magento
2 1 (0.73%) Shopify
2 1 (0.73%) Toggl
Cloud Services
1 38 (27.74%) AWS
2 16 (11.68%) Amazon S3
3 15 (10.95%) Azure
4 12 (8.76%) GitHub
5 8 (5.84%) GCP
5 8 (5.84%) npm
6 7 (5.11%) Serverless
6 7 (5.11%) Yarn
7 6 (4.38%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (4.38%) Slack
8 5 (3.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (3.65%) OpenShift
9 4 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (2.19%) Amazon EKS
10 3 (2.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (1.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (1.46%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (1.46%) AWS Fargate
11 2 (1.46%) Power Platform
11 2 (1.46%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) ATM
2 8 (5.84%) NAS
3 6 (4.38%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.38%) WAN
4 3 (2.19%) BGP
4 3 (2.19%) DHCP
4 3 (2.19%) DNS
4 3 (2.19%) LAN
4 3 (2.19%) OSPF
4 3 (2.19%) VLAN
4 3 (2.19%) VRRP
4 3 (2.19%) VXLAN
4 3 (2.19%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.73%) DSL
5 1 (0.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.17%) MySQL
2 20 (14.60%) Relational Database
3 16 (11.68%) Apache Hive
3 16 (11.68%) Hadoop
3 16 (11.68%) Impala
4 15 (10.95%) Pentaho
5 9 (6.57%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.65%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.92%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.19%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.19%) HBase
8 3 (2.19%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.46%) BigQuery
9 2 (1.46%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.46%) Power BI
9 2 (1.46%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 72 (52.55%) Jenkins
2 30 (21.90%) JIRA
3 25 (18.25%) Maven
4 15 (10.95%) Sonatype Nexus
5 13 (9.49%) Subversion
6 9 (6.57%) Bitbucket
6 9 (6.57%) GitLab
6 9 (6.57%) JUnit
6 9 (6.57%) SonarQube
6 9 (6.57%) Visual Studio
7 6 (4.38%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.65%) Bitbucket Server
8 5 (3.65%) CA Release Automation
8 5 (3.65%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.92%) Artifactory
9 4 (2.92%) ClearCase
9 4 (2.92%) ClearQuest
9 4 (2.92%) gulp
9 4 (2.92%) IntelliJ
9 4 (2.92%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (12.41%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Banking
3 7 (5.11%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.92%) Law
5 3 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.19%) Marketing
6 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.46%) Games
6 2 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.73%) Electronics
7 1 (0.73%) Retail
7 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (62.77%) Developer
2 11 (8.03%) Full Stack Developer
3 10 (7.30%) Software Developer
4 9 (6.57%) Java Developer
4 9 (6.57%) PHP Developer
5 8 (5.84%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (5.11%) AWS Developer
6 7 (5.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (5.11%) React Developer
6 7 (5.11%) Senior Developer
6 7 (5.11%) Web Developer
7 6 (4.38%) Software Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) Applications Developer
8 5 (3.65%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 5 (3.65%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.65%) Test Engineer
9 4 (2.92%) Data Engineer
9 4 (2.92%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.98%) CSS
2 25 (18.25%) HTML
3 19 (13.87%) Node.js
4 18 (13.14%) React
5 11 (8.03%) RESTful
6 10 (7.30%) AngularJS
6 10 (7.30%) Laravel
7 9 (6.57%) YAML
8 8 (5.84%) .NET
8 8 (5.84%) Spring
8 8 (5.84%) XML
9 7 (5.11%) HTML5
9 7 (5.11%) JSON
9 7 (5.11%) Kafka
9 7 (5.11%) REST
9 7 (5.11%) Spring Boot
10 6 (4.38%) .NET Framework
10 6 (4.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 6 (4.38%) Qt
10 6 (4.38%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.87%) User Experience
2 10 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.84%) IVR
4 6 (4.38%) Equities
4 6 (4.38%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.65%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.92%) Device Driver
6 4 (2.92%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.92%) Wiki
7 3 (2.19%) Augmented Reality
7 3 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.19%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.46%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.73%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.73%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.73%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.41%) Windows
2 16 (11.68%) Linux
3 13 (9.49%) Unix
4 10 (7.30%) Windows 10
5 8 (5.84%) Android
5 8 (5.84%) Apple iOS
5 8 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.46%) VMS
7 1 (0.73%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (26.28%) DevOps
3 30 (21.90%) Unit Testing
4 29 (21.17%) Scrum
5 23 (16.79%) TDD
6 21 (15.33%) Configuration Management
6 21 (15.33%) Software Engineering
6 21 (15.33%) Test Automation
7 17 (12.41%) ETL
8 16 (11.68%) Microservices
8 16 (11.68%) OOP
9 15 (10.95%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (9.49%) Data Acquisition
11 12 (8.76%) Data Integration
11 12 (8.76%) Release Management
12 11 (8.03%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (7.30%) Front End Development
13 10 (7.30%) Test Scripting
14 9 (6.57%) Kanban
14 9 (6.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (30.66%) JavaScript
2 33 (24.09%) Java
3 25 (18.25%) SQL
4 20 (14.60%) C#
5 19 (13.87%) Python
6 17 (12.41%) C++
7 16 (11.68%) Bash Shell
8 12 (8.76%) PHP
9 7 (5.11%) ES6
10 6 (4.38%) TypeScript
11 5 (3.65%) C
11 5 (3.65%) Java 8
11 5 (3.65%) Perl
11 5 (3.65%) Scala
11 5 (3.65%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.92%) Ruby
12 4 (2.92%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.19%) AWK
13 3 (2.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (14.60%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.14%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.95%) Degree
4 3 (2.19%) CCNP
4 3 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.19%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.73%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.95%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) WAI
2 1 (0.73%) WCAG
System Software
1 28 (20.44%) Docker
2 13 (9.49%) HDFS
3 6 (4.38%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.92%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.19%) Apache Flume
5 3 (2.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.46%) vSphere
7 1 (0.73%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 30 (21.90%) Ansible
2 19 (13.87%) Kubernetes
2 19 (13.87%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (9.49%) Terraform
4 4 (2.92%) Packer
5 3 (2.19%) FortiGate
5 3 (2.19%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (2.19%) Kibana
6 2 (1.46%) Istio
6 2 (1.46%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (0.73%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (10.95%) Cloudera
2 14 (10.22%) Oracle
3 9 (6.57%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.84%) Splunk
5 7 (5.11%) AppDynamics
6 4 (2.92%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.92%) MuleSoft
7 3 (2.19%) Arista
7 3 (2.19%) Cisco
7 3 (2.19%) Fortinet
7 3 (2.19%) Google
7 3 (2.19%) Interxion
7 3 (2.19%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.19%) Solace
7 3 (2.19%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.46%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.46%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.46%) IBM
8 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.46%) Talend