Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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 > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 50 49
Rank change year-on-year +23 -1 +54
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 352 254 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.23% 3.72% 3.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.81% 25.71% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 182 143
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £325 £306 £287
90th Percentile £575 £500 £513
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
North West median hourly rate £65.00 £36.01 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.49% -9.97% +42.22%
10th Percentile £35.30 £27.75 £36.75
90th Percentile £68.50 £41.54 £43.25
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 North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 983 988 1163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.40% 14.47% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 667 699
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £290 £300 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £526
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 46
North West median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £33.40 £34.85 £27.88
90th Percentile £50.50 £44.30 £41.50
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 North West

Job postings citing Git (software) as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 19 November 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)
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
Manchester +14 178 £425 +1.19% 34
Cheshire +42 92 £440 +10.69% 18
Lancashire +36 37 £535 +35.44% 4
Merseyside +12 31 £400 +19.40% 9
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 North West region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 164 (46.59%) JavaScript
2 161 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (38.07%) TDD
3 134 (38.07%) Linux
4 131 (37.22%) Jenkins
5 124 (35.23%) HTML
6 121 (34.38%) CSS
7 119 (33.81%) Java
8 103 (29.26%) Test Automation
9 95 (26.99%) JIRA
10 89 (25.28%) MySQL
11 84 (23.86%) Scrum
12 81 (23.01%) DevOps
13 80 (22.73%) Python
14 74 (21.02%) Software Engineering
15 73 (20.74%) Continuous Integration
16 71 (20.17%) Node.js
16 71 (20.17%) REST
16 71 (20.17%) SQL
17 68 (19.32%) BDD
18 65 (18.47%) MongoDB
19 64 (18.18%) Microservices
19 64 (18.18%) Unit Testing
20 63 (17.90%) PHP
21 62 (17.61%) Finance
21 62 (17.61%) Docker
22 59 (16.76%) Confluence
22 59 (16.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 59 (16.76%) Configuration Management
23 58 (16.48%) Puppet

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 59 (16.76%) Confluence
2 18 (5.11%) nginx
3 15 (4.26%) Drupal
4 14 (3.98%) WordPress
5 11 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (2.84%) Apache Spark
7 9 (2.56%) CMS
8 6 (1.70%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.42%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.85%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.85%) ExpressionEngine
10 3 (0.85%) Mongoose
10 3 (0.85%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.28%) Apache
12 1 (0.28%) ArchestrA
12 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (5.97%) Magento
2 4 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.28%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.51%) Slack
2 33 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (3.41%) GitHub
5 11 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (2.56%) Amazon S3
6 9 (2.56%) npm
7 5 (1.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.14%) Serverless
9 3 (0.85%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.85%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.57%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.28%) BlazeMeter
11 1 (0.28%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.40%) HTTP
2 11 (3.13%) SMS
3 5 (1.42%) NAS
4 3 (0.85%) DNS
4 3 (0.85%) Firewall
4 3 (0.85%) Internet
5 2 (0.57%) BGP
5 2 (0.57%) Broadband
5 2 (0.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.57%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.57%) IPv6
5 2 (0.57%) LLU
5 2 (0.57%) MPLS
5 2 (0.57%) OSPF
5 2 (0.57%) SNMP
5 2 (0.57%) TACACS
5 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.57%) VoIP
5 2 (0.57%) VRRP
5 2 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (25.28%) MySQL
2 65 (18.47%) MongoDB
3 43 (12.22%) NoSQL
4 34 (9.66%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (5.40%) Relational Database
7 16 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 15 (4.26%) Big Data
9 13 (3.69%) SQL Server
10 10 (2.84%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.70%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.14%) Redis
13 3 (0.85%) DB2
13 3 (0.85%) OLAP
13 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Power View
14 2 (0.57%) PowerPivot
14 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 131 (37.22%) Jenkins
2 95 (26.99%) JIRA
3 50 (14.20%) Cucumber
4 42 (11.93%) gulp
5 36 (10.23%) JUnit
6 35 (9.94%) SonarQube
7 34 (9.66%) TeamCity
8 31 (8.81%) Gradle
9 25 (7.10%) Grunt
10 24 (6.82%) Jasmine
10 24 (6.82%) Maven
11 22 (6.25%) Subversion
12 19 (5.40%) Sonatype Nexus
13 16 (4.55%) Bitbucket
14 15 (4.26%) IntelliJ
15 14 (3.98%) Selenium
16 13 (3.69%) Eclipse
17 12 (3.41%) webpack
18 10 (2.84%) Mercurial
19 8 (2.27%) JProfiler
General
1 62 (17.61%) Finance
2 34 (9.66%) Banking
3 17 (4.83%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.55%) Marketing
4 16 (4.55%) Retail
5 15 (4.26%) Electronics
5 15 (4.26%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.70%) Games
6 6 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.85%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.85%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 229 (65.06%) Developer
2 70 (19.89%) Java Developer
3 58 (16.48%) DevOps Engineer
4 36 (10.23%) Software Engineer
5 32 (9.09%) PHP Developer
6 31 (8.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 24 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 24 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
8 22 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 20 (5.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 20 (5.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 19 (5.40%) .NET Developer
10 19 (5.40%) Java Software Developer
11 17 (4.83%) Java Engineer
11 17 (4.83%) Magento Developer
12 15 (4.26%) Scala Developer
12 15 (4.26%) Senior DevOps
12 15 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 14 (3.98%) Senior Software Engineer
14 13 (3.69%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (35.23%) HTML
2 121 (34.38%) CSS
3 71 (20.17%) Node.js
3 71 (20.17%) REST
4 53 (15.06%) HTML5
4 53 (15.06%) Web Services
5 51 (14.49%) Sass
6 48 (13.64%) React
7 43 (12.22%) CSS3
7 43 (12.22%) Spring
8 42 (11.93%) AngularJS
9 33 (9.38%) SOAP
10 30 (8.52%) jQuery
11 28 (7.95%) .NET
12 27 (7.67%) Hibernate
13 26 (7.39%) RESTful
14 23 (6.53%) Spring Boot
15 21 (5.97%) JSON
15 21 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (5.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.55%) Clustering
3 12 (3.41%) User Experience
4 11 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (1.42%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.14%) Life Science
8 3 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.85%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.57%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.57%) iPad
9 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.57%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.57%) STB
10 1 (0.28%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.28%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (0.28%) RIA
10 1 (0.28%) W3C
10 1 (0.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 134 (38.07%) Linux
2 59 (16.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (6.82%) Windows
4 18 (5.11%) CentOS
5 15 (4.26%) Android
5 15 (4.26%) Ubuntu
6 13 (3.69%) Debian
7 11 (3.13%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.27%) Unix
9 7 (1.99%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.42%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (38.07%) TDD
3 103 (29.26%) Test Automation
4 84 (23.86%) Scrum
5 81 (23.01%) DevOps
6 74 (21.02%) Software Engineering
7 73 (20.74%) Continuous Integration
8 68 (19.32%) BDD
9 64 (18.18%) Microservices
9 64 (18.18%) Unit Testing
10 59 (16.76%) Configuration Management
11 57 (16.19%) Kanban
12 48 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
13 47 (13.35%) Open Source
14 45 (12.78%) Coaching
15 41 (11.65%) Mentoring
16 38 (10.80%) Front End Development
17 37 (10.51%) MVC
18 35 (9.94%) OO
19 26 (7.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 164 (46.59%) JavaScript
2 119 (33.81%) Java
3 80 (22.73%) Python
4 71 (20.17%) SQL
5 63 (17.90%) PHP
6 52 (14.77%) Bash Shell
7 31 (8.81%) C#
8 28 (7.95%) Shell Script
9 20 (5.68%) Ruby
10 13 (3.69%) PowerShell
11 12 (3.41%) C++
12 11 (3.13%) VB
13 10 (2.84%) Clojure
13 10 (2.84%) Perl
14 9 (2.56%) C
14 9 (2.56%) ES6
14 9 (2.56%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.70%) Groovy
16 4 (1.14%) Apple Swift
16 4 (1.14%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 7 (1.99%) Security Cleared
2 6 (1.70%) Degree
3 5 (1.42%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.28%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (17.61%) Docker
2 13 (3.69%) KVM
2 13 (3.69%) LXC
3 10 (2.84%) Xen
4 9 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.57%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.28%) Varnish
6 1 (0.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 58 (16.48%) Puppet
2 46 (13.07%) Ansible
3 42 (11.93%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (3.98%) Packer
5 12 (3.41%) Terraform
6 10 (2.84%) Kubernetes
7 8 (2.27%) Rancher
8 6 (1.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 5 (1.42%) Nagios
10 3 (0.85%) Kibana
10 3 (0.85%) logstash
11 2 (0.57%) Cacti
11 2 (0.57%) Icinga
11 2 (0.57%) OpenNMS
11 2 (0.57%) RANCID
11 2 (0.57%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.57%) SCCM
11 2 (0.57%) SCOM
12 1 (0.28%) Grafana
12 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (9.94%) Red Hat
2 26 (7.39%) Oracle
3 24 (6.82%) Perforce
4 15 (4.26%) SAP
5 14 (3.98%) Microsoft
6 13 (3.69%) VMware
7 9 (2.56%) Pega
8 7 (1.99%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.14%) SaltStack
9 4 (1.14%) Splunk
9 4 (1.14%) Zend
10 3 (0.85%) Google
11 2 (0.57%) Apple
11 2 (0.57%) Brocade
11 2 (0.57%) Cisco
11 2 (0.57%) Ericsson
11 2 (0.57%) Huawei
11 2 (0.57%) IBM
11 2 (0.57%) Juniper
11 2 (0.57%) ZyXEL