Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 18 December 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 30 96
Rank change year-on-year -2 +66 +28
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 288 266 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.54% 5.33% 2.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.48% 32.05% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 154 44
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.18% +3.36% +0.58%
10th Percentile £325 £315 £304
90th Percentile £538 £600 £501
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £13.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -68.97% -20.91%
10th Percentile £31.63 £12.75 £41.75
90th Percentile £34.88 £14.25 £45.25
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% +8.43% +3.75%

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,048 830 703
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.18% 16.64% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 518 411
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +8.11% +7.25%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £258
90th Percentile £575 £538 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 11
Scotland median hourly rate £39.00 £41.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.02% -2.35% +5.25%
10th Percentile £29.83 £22.50 £14.00
90th Percentile £44.29 £195.00 £48.38
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Scotland

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Scotland

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Scotland

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Git (software) in Scotland

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Edinburgh -2 138 £431 +3.92% 24
Glasgow 0 132 £410 +2.50% 40
Midlothian - 2 £425 - 1
Dundee - 2 £375 - 3
West Lothian +6 1 - - 3
Argyll and Bute - 1 £388 -
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 144 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 143 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (38.19%) Java
4 107 (37.15%) Linux
5 98 (34.03%) Continuous Integration
6 92 (31.94%) JavaScript
7 85 (29.51%) DevOps
8 78 (27.08%) JIRA
9 74 (25.69%) SQL
10 71 (24.65%) CSS
10 71 (24.65%) Python
11 70 (24.31%) HTML
12 66 (22.92%) React
12 66 (22.92%) Test Automation
13 65 (22.57%) Finance
14 64 (22.22%) TDD
15 63 (21.88%) Scrum
16 61 (21.18%) Ansible
17 58 (20.14%) JSON
18 57 (19.79%) Web Services
19 55 (19.10%) Amazon AWS
20 51 (17.71%) Spring
21 48 (16.67%) Subversion
22 47 (16.32%) Maven
22 47 (16.32%) Docker
23 43 (14.93%) AngularJS
23 43 (14.93%) RESTful
24 42 (14.58%) Redux
25 39 (13.54%) Microservices
25 39 (13.54%) TeamCity

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 25 (8.68%) Confluence
2 17 (5.90%) Cloud Foundry
3 15 (5.21%) Apache
4 9 (3.13%) IIS
4 9 (3.13%) JBoss
5 8 (2.78%) CMS
6 7 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.08%) nginx
7 6 (2.08%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.74%) Drupal
9 4 (1.39%) SAS
9 4 (1.39%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.35%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.35%) MODX
11 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (2.43%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.04%) Chatbot
4 3 (1.04%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.04%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.69%) Magento
2 2 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.69%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 55 (19.10%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.94%) npm
3 15 (5.21%) Yarn
4 12 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (3.47%) OpenShift
6 9 (3.13%) SaaS
7 8 (2.78%) NuGet
8 7 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (2.43%) Datadog
8 7 (2.43%) GitHub
8 7 (2.43%) IaaS
9 6 (2.08%) PaaS
10 5 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (1.04%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (1.04%) Amazon S3
11 3 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.69%) Amazon Glacier
12 2 (0.69%) Apigee
12 2 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.78%) Firewall
2 3 (1.04%) HTTP
2 3 (1.04%) SAN
2 3 (1.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.69%) DNS
4 1 (0.35%) ATM
4 1 (0.35%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.35%) DHCP
4 1 (0.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.35%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.35%) Network Security
4 1 (0.35%) NFC
4 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 21 (7.29%) MongoDB
2 21 (7.29%) SQL Server
3 19 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (4.17%) MySQL
4 12 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 11 (3.82%) DB2
6 9 (3.13%) SQLite
7 8 (2.78%) Big Data
7 8 (2.78%) MariaDB
8 7 (2.43%) Pentaho
9 6 (2.08%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.08%) Redis
10 4 (1.39%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.04%) Flink
11 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.35%) DataStax
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 144 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 78 (27.08%) JIRA
3 48 (16.67%) Subversion
4 47 (16.32%) Maven
5 39 (13.54%) JUnit
5 39 (13.54%) TeamCity
6 34 (11.81%) Selenium
7 28 (9.72%) Gradle
8 26 (9.03%) webpack
9 24 (8.33%) Bitbucket
10 19 (6.60%) Cucumber
10 19 (6.60%) Eclipse
11 18 (6.25%) Mocha
11 18 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
12 17 (5.90%) Artifactory
13 16 (5.56%) Visual Studio
14 14 (4.86%) GoCD
15 13 (4.51%) GitLab
15 13 (4.51%) gulp
16 12 (4.17%) Mockito
General
1 65 (22.57%) Finance
2 35 (12.15%) Banking
3 6 (2.08%) Marketing
4 4 (1.39%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.39%) Law
5 3 (1.04%) Front Office
6 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 176 (61.11%) Developer
2 55 (19.10%) Java Developer
3 42 (14.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (9.72%) React Developer
5 27 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
6 24 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 16 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 16 (5.56%) iOS Developer
8 13 (4.51%) Applications Developer
9 12 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (3.47%) UI Developer
11 9 (3.13%) .NET Developer
11 9 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
11 9 (3.13%) Python Developer
11 9 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (2.78%) Software Developer
13 7 (2.43%) Cloud Engineer
13 7 (2.43%) DBA
13 7 (2.43%) Linux Engineer
13 7 (2.43%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (24.65%) CSS
2 70 (24.31%) HTML
3 66 (22.92%) React
4 58 (20.14%) JSON
5 57 (19.79%) Web Services
6 51 (17.71%) Spring
7 43 (14.93%) AngularJS
7 43 (14.93%) RESTful
8 42 (14.58%) Redux
9 39 (13.54%) .NET
10 38 (13.19%) SOAP
11 35 (12.15%) HTML5
12 33 (11.46%) REST
13 29 (10.07%) Enzyme
13 29 (10.07%) Node.js
14 25 (8.68%) Spring Boot
15 24 (8.33%) CSS3
15 24 (8.33%) Sass
16 23 (7.99%) Jest
17 19 (6.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.07%) User Experience
2 19 (6.60%) Mobile App
3 16 (5.56%) Cloud Native
4 11 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.82%) Private Cloud
5 10 (3.47%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.43%) Clustering
6 7 (2.43%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.43%) Replication
7 5 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.39%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.39%) Device Driver
8 4 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.39%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.04%) Equities
9 3 (1.04%) iPad
9 3 (1.04%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 107 (37.15%) Linux
2 35 (12.15%) Unix
3 24 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (7.29%) Windows
5 16 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.47%) Android
7 9 (3.13%) Windows Server
8 7 (2.43%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.74%) CentOS
10 4 (1.39%) FreeRTOS
11 1 (0.35%) Solaris
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (34.03%) Continuous Integration
3 85 (29.51%) DevOps
4 66 (22.92%) Test Automation
5 64 (22.22%) TDD
6 63 (21.88%) Scrum
7 39 (13.54%) Microservices
8 37 (12.85%) OO
9 33 (11.46%) Analytics
10 31 (10.76%) Continuous Delivery
11 30 (10.42%) BDD
11 30 (10.42%) Software Engineering
12 29 (10.07%) Unit Testing
13 28 (9.72%) Kanban
14 26 (9.03%) Configuration Management
15 25 (8.68%) Front End Development
16 22 (7.64%) ETL
17 20 (6.94%) MVC
17 20 (6.94%) Responsive Web Design
18 17 (5.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 110 (38.19%) Java
2 92 (31.94%) JavaScript
3 74 (25.69%) SQL
4 71 (24.65%) Python
5 38 (13.19%) C#
6 29 (10.07%) Perl
7 27 (9.38%) ES6
8 22 (7.64%) Groovy
9 20 (6.94%) Bash Shell
10 18 (6.25%) Java 8
11 16 (5.56%) Apple Swift
11 16 (5.56%) Objective-C
12 13 (4.51%) Ruby
13 11 (3.82%) Shell Script
14 10 (3.47%) C++
14 10 (3.47%) R
15 8 (2.78%) PowerShell
16 7 (2.43%) TypeScript
17 5 (1.74%) XAML
18 4 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (3.47%) Degree
1 10 (3.47%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.04%) AWS Certification
2 3 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.04%) RHCE
3 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.69%) PhD
4 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (3.82%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.69%) PMO
System Software
1 47 (16.32%) Docker
2 9 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.74%) Firmware
4 3 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.35%) iptables
5 1 (0.35%) NFS
5 1 (0.35%) Postfix
5 1 (0.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 61 (21.18%) Ansible
2 37 (12.85%) Puppet
3 23 (7.99%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (6.25%) Terraform
5 17 (5.90%) Kubernetes
6 11 (3.82%) HAProxy
7 9 (3.13%) Graphite
7 9 (3.13%) Icinga
8 7 (2.43%) Nagios
9 3 (1.04%) Consul
9 3 (1.04%) Kibana
9 3 (1.04%) logstash
9 3 (1.04%) Mesos
9 3 (1.04%) Salt
10 2 (0.69%) Packer
11 1 (0.35%) Fail2ban
Vendors
1 36 (12.50%) Oracle
2 24 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.56%) Google
4 14 (4.86%) Apple
4 14 (4.86%) VMware
5 12 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.13%) Splunk
7 7 (2.43%) AppDynamics
7 7 (2.43%) IBM
7 7 (2.43%) New Relic
8 6 (2.08%) Micro Focus
9 4 (1.39%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.39%) NetApp
9 4 (1.39%) Twitter
10 3 (1.04%) Adobe
10 3 (1.04%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.69%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.69%) Omniture
11 2 (0.69%) Perforce
11 2 (0.69%) Sonatype