Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 29 103
Rank change year-on-year -7 +74 +18
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 269 255 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.03% 5.26% 2.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.33% 30.95% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 144 61
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.19% +6.67% -5.06%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £538 £600 £480
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 - £43.50
10th Percentile £31.25 - £41.75
90th Percentile £33.75 - £45.25
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%

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 1,062 824 791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.84% 17.00% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 510 473
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £284 £275 £257
90th Percentile £570 £538 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 10
Scotland median hourly rate £39.00 £43.39 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.12% +0.91% +6.49%
10th Percentile £28.48 £37.73 £14.00
90th Percentile £44.27 £195.00 £48.54
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +5.13%

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 October 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 October 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 -1 138 £420 +1.82% 27
Glasgow -7 113 £413 +6.45% 46
West Lothian - 2 £475 - 3
Dundee - 2 £375 - 3
Moray +1 1 £470 -3.59%
Argyll and Bute - 1 £388 -
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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).

1 150 (55.76%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (43.49%) Jenkins
3 102 (37.92%) Java
4 90 (33.46%) JavaScript
5 88 (32.71%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (30.86%) DevOps
7 79 (29.37%) Linux
8 76 (28.25%) SQL
9 75 (27.88%) TDD
10 72 (26.77%) Python
11 67 (24.91%) JIRA
12 66 (24.54%) CSS
13 65 (24.16%) HTML
14 62 (23.05%) Ansible
15 61 (22.68%) Test Automation
15 61 (22.68%) Scrum
16 60 (22.30%) Maven
17 58 (21.56%) React
18 57 (21.19%) Amazon AWS
19 55 (20.45%) Finance
20 49 (18.22%) Docker
21 47 (17.47%) Spring
22 46 (17.10%) Unix
23 45 (16.73%) Subversion
24 44 (16.36%) Web Services
24 44 (16.36%) REST
25 43 (15.99%) AngularJS
26 41 (15.24%) Analytics
26 41 (15.24%) Banking
27 40 (14.87%) 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 22 (8.18%) Cloud Foundry
1 22 (8.18%) Confluence
2 12 (4.46%) Apache
3 9 (3.35%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.97%) IIS
4 8 (2.97%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.60%) JBoss
5 7 (2.60%) nginx
6 6 (2.23%) CMS
7 5 (1.86%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.86%) Drupal
8 4 (1.49%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.74%) Mendix
10 2 (0.74%) MODX
10 2 (0.74%) SAS
10 2 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.74%) WordPress
11 1 (0.37%) GemFire
Applications
1 7 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 7 (2.60%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.12%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.74%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 57 (21.19%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (12.27%) npm
3 21 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (6.32%) OpenShift
4 17 (6.32%) Yarn
5 13 (4.83%) PaaS
6 11 (4.09%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (3.72%) IaaS
8 6 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (2.23%) Datadog
8 6 (2.23%) GitHub
8 6 (2.23%) Heroku
9 4 (1.49%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.49%) IBM Cloud
9 4 (1.49%) NuGet
9 4 (1.49%) SaaS
9 4 (1.49%) Tricentis Tosca
10 3 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.12%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.35%) Firewall
2 6 (2.23%) HTTP
3 4 (1.49%) FTP
4 3 (1.12%) SAN
5 2 (0.74%) DNS
5 2 (0.74%) Internet
6 1 (0.37%) ATM
6 1 (0.37%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.37%) Network Security
6 1 (0.37%) NFC
6 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.04%) Relational Database
2 24 (8.92%) NoSQL
3 22 (8.18%) MongoDB
4 15 (5.58%) Big Data
4 15 (5.58%) SQL Server
5 14 (5.20%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (4.83%) MySQL
7 12 (4.46%) DB2
8 8 (2.97%) MariaDB
8 8 (2.97%) SQLite
9 7 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (2.60%) Pentaho
10 5 (1.86%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.49%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.49%) Couchbase
11 4 (1.49%) HBase
11 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 117 (43.49%) Jenkins
2 67 (24.91%) JIRA
3 60 (22.30%) Maven
4 45 (16.73%) Subversion
5 40 (14.87%) TeamCity
6 39 (14.50%) Bitbucket
7 32 (11.90%) JUnit
8 31 (11.52%) Gradle
9 30 (11.15%) Sonatype Nexus
10 28 (10.41%) Artifactory
11 26 (9.67%) Selenium
12 21 (7.81%) Eclipse
13 20 (7.43%) Ant
13 20 (7.43%) webpack
14 15 (5.58%) GitLab
14 15 (5.58%) Visual Studio
15 13 (4.83%) Babel
15 13 (4.83%) Mocha
16 12 (4.46%) SonarQube
17 11 (4.09%) GoCD
General
1 55 (20.45%) Finance
2 41 (15.24%) Banking
3 4 (1.49%) Front Office
3 4 (1.49%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.12%) Advertising
5 2 (0.74%) Law
5 2 (0.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.37%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 165 (61.34%) Developer
2 54 (20.07%) Java Developer
3 48 (17.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (10.41%) React Developer
5 20 (7.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 15 (5.58%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (5.20%) Senior Developer
8 12 (4.46%) Full Stack Developer
9 11 (4.09%) Applications Developer
10 10 (3.72%) iOS Developer
10 10 (3.72%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 10 (3.72%) Software Developer
10 10 (3.72%) UI Developer
11 8 (2.97%) DBA
11 8 (2.97%) Mobile Developer
11 8 (2.97%) Python Developer
12 7 (2.60%) .NET Developer
12 7 (2.60%) Cloud Engineer
12 7 (2.60%) Platform Engineer
13 6 (2.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (24.54%) CSS
2 65 (24.16%) HTML
3 58 (21.56%) React
4 47 (17.47%) Spring
5 44 (16.36%) REST
5 44 (16.36%) Web Services
6 43 (15.99%) AngularJS
7 39 (14.50%) SOAP
8 37 (13.75%) .NET
8 37 (13.75%) JSON
9 36 (13.38%) HTML5
10 34 (12.64%) Redux
11 31 (11.52%) Node.js
12 23 (8.55%) CSS3
13 22 (8.18%) XML
14 21 (7.81%) Enzyme
15 19 (7.06%) jQuery
16 18 (6.69%) J2EE
17 17 (6.32%) RESTful
17 17 (6.32%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.52%) User Experience
2 17 (6.32%) Cloud Native
3 16 (5.95%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.09%) Data Structures
4 11 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.72%) iPad
5 10 (3.72%) Private Cloud
6 9 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.60%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.60%) Clustering
7 7 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.60%) Replication
8 6 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.23%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.49%) Equities
10 4 (1.49%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.12%) DataPower
12 2 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.74%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 79 (29.37%) Linux
2 46 (17.10%) Unix
3 20 (7.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (6.32%) Windows
5 13 (4.83%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.97%) Android
6 8 (2.97%) Windows Server
7 7 (2.60%) CentOS
8 6 (2.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (55.76%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (32.71%) Continuous Integration
3 83 (30.86%) DevOps
4 75 (27.88%) TDD
5 61 (22.68%) Scrum
5 61 (22.68%) Test Automation
6 41 (15.24%) Analytics
7 39 (14.50%) Microservices
8 35 (13.01%) OO
9 32 (11.90%) Kanban
10 30 (11.15%) Continuous Delivery
11 29 (10.78%) BDD
12 26 (9.67%) Front End Development
13 24 (8.92%) ETL
14 21 (7.81%) MVC
14 21 (7.81%) Unit Testing
15 19 (7.06%) Responsive Web Design
16 18 (6.69%) Configuration Management
16 18 (6.69%) Web Development
17 15 (5.58%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 102 (37.92%) Java
2 90 (33.46%) JavaScript
3 76 (28.25%) SQL
4 72 (26.77%) Python
5 34 (12.64%) C#
6 25 (9.29%) ES6
7 24 (8.92%) Bash Shell
8 23 (8.55%) Groovy
9 22 (8.18%) Perl
10 17 (6.32%) Shell Script
11 13 (4.83%) Ruby
12 12 (4.46%) Objective-C
13 11 (4.09%) Apple Swift
14 10 (3.72%) PHP
14 10 (3.72%) R
15 9 (3.35%) Java 8
15 9 (3.35%) PowerShell
16 7 (2.60%) C++
16 7 (2.60%) PL/SQL
16 7 (2.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (2.97%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.12%) AWS Certification
2 3 (1.12%) Degree
3 2 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.74%) PhD
3 2 (0.74%) RHCE
4 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.86%) QA
3 2 (0.74%) PMO
4 1 (0.37%) PSD2
System Software
1 49 (18.22%) Docker
2 4 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.49%) HDFS
3 3 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.74%) iptables
4 2 (0.74%) Postfix
5 1 (0.37%) NFS
5 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 62 (23.05%) Ansible
2 33 (12.27%) Puppet
3 26 (9.67%) Kubernetes
4 25 (9.29%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (5.58%) Terraform
6 10 (3.72%) Consul
6 10 (3.72%) HAProxy
6 10 (3.72%) Mesos
7 6 (2.23%) Graphite
7 6 (2.23%) Icinga
7 6 (2.23%) Nagios
8 5 (1.86%) Salt
9 4 (1.49%) Kibana
9 4 (1.49%) OpenView
9 4 (1.49%) SCOM
9 4 (1.49%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.12%) logstash
10 3 (1.12%) Packer
11 2 (0.74%) Fail2ban
Vendors
1 37 (13.75%) Oracle
2 27 (10.04%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.43%) Google
4 19 (7.06%) IBM
5 17 (6.32%) Red Hat
6 12 (4.46%) Splunk
7 8 (2.97%) Apple
8 7 (2.60%) VMware
9 6 (2.23%) AppDynamics
9 6 (2.23%) New Relic
10 5 (1.86%) HP
11 4 (1.49%) Adobe
11 4 (1.49%) Micro Focus
11 4 (1.49%) Twitter
12 3 (1.12%) Perforce
12 3 (1.12%) SaltStack
12 3 (1.12%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.74%) CA
13 2 (0.74%) NetApp
13 2 (0.74%) Omniture