Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 85 123
Rank change year-on-year +57 +38 +20
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 261 97 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.25% 2.26% 1.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.92% 13.57% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 56 43
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -9.64%
10th Percentile £313 £316 £278
90th Percentile £600 £456 £456
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Scotland median hourly rate - £43.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.91% -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 844 715 754
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.96% 16.64% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 408 407
Scotland median daily rate £400 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +6.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £260
90th Percentile £538 £475 £467
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 21
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +6.26%
10th Percentile £32.50 £14.00 £29.25
90th Percentile £195.00 £48.54 £55.00
UK 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 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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
Edinburgh +45 138 £413 +3.25% 8
Glasgow +30 108 £400 +6.67% 10
Stirling +5 3 £325 -3.70%
Moray - 1 £488 -
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 158 (60.54%) Java
2 138 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (45.21%) JavaScript
4 111 (42.53%) Linux
5 106 (40.61%) Jenkins
6 94 (36.02%) Continuous Integration
7 83 (31.80%) HTML
8 80 (30.65%) CSS
9 79 (30.27%) Finance
10 77 (29.50%) Spring
11 72 (27.59%) Test Automation
12 70 (26.82%) AngularJS
13 66 (25.29%) SQL
14 65 (24.90%) Web Services
14 65 (24.90%) Puppet
15 60 (22.99%) Configuration Management
15 60 (22.99%) Maven
16 55 (21.07%) JSON
17 54 (20.69%) Subversion
18 53 (20.31%) RESTful
19 51 (19.54%) Scrum
20 47 (18.01%) Python
20 47 (18.01%) REST
21 43 (16.48%) GitHub
21 43 (16.48%) Software Engineering
22 41 (15.71%) TDD
22 41 (15.71%) Oracle
22 41 (15.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 41 (15.71%) DevOps
23 40 (15.33%) Analytics

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 14 (5.36%) Apache Spark
1 14 (5.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (4.98%) CMS
3 11 (4.21%) Drupal
3 11 (4.21%) JBoss
4 9 (3.45%) nginx
5 8 (3.07%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.30%) SAS
7 5 (1.92%) Apache
7 5 (1.92%) Confluence
8 4 (1.53%) ColdFusion
9 3 (1.15%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.77%) WordPress
11 1 (0.38%) GeoServer
Applications
1 9 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (6.51%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (1.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (16.48%) GitHub
2 18 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.15%) Serverless
5 2 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.38%) npm
6 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.13%) DNS
2 15 (5.75%) Firewall
3 9 (3.45%) SAN
4 4 (1.53%) SMS
5 3 (1.15%) LDAP
5 3 (1.15%) SSL
6 1 (0.38%) AMQP
6 1 (0.38%) DHCP
6 1 (0.38%) HTTP
6 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.03%) NoSQL
2 26 (9.96%) MySQL
3 22 (8.43%) Relational Database
4 20 (7.66%) Big Data
4 20 (7.66%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (7.28%) MongoDB
6 15 (5.75%) RDBMS
7 12 (4.60%) Parquet
8 7 (2.68%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.68%) SQL Server
9 6 (2.30%) DB2
10 4 (1.53%) Sybase ASE
11 3 (1.15%) GIS
11 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.77%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.77%) Impala
13 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 106 (40.61%) Jenkins
2 60 (22.99%) Maven
3 54 (20.69%) Subversion
4 35 (13.41%) GitLab
5 34 (13.03%) Cucumber
6 33 (12.64%) JIRA
7 32 (12.26%) Mockito
8 26 (9.96%) Mercurial
9 25 (9.58%) JUnit
9 25 (9.58%) Selenium
10 21 (8.05%) TeamCity
11 19 (7.28%) Ant
12 18 (6.90%) Grunt
13 16 (6.13%) Gradle
14 14 (5.36%) Eclipse
15 13 (4.98%) Bitbucket
16 12 (4.60%) Artifactory
17 10 (3.83%) Hudson
18 9 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 9 (3.45%) gulp
General
1 79 (30.27%) Finance
2 10 (3.83%) Law
3 9 (3.45%) Banking
4 6 (2.30%) Publishing
5 5 (1.92%) Electronics
5 5 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.92%) Marketing
5 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 164 (62.84%) Developer
2 72 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 24 (9.20%) Java Engineer
4 21 (8.05%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (7.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 17 (6.51%) Senior Developer
7 16 (6.13%) HTML Developer
8 15 (5.75%) JavaScript Developer
8 15 (5.75%) Software Engineer
9 12 (4.60%) ServiceNow Developer
9 12 (4.60%) Splunk Engineer
10 11 (4.21%) Consultant
10 11 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (4.21%) Security Engineer
11 10 (3.83%) Drupal Developer
11 10 (3.83%) Full Stack Developer
11 10 (3.83%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
13 8 (3.07%) Android Developer
13 8 (3.07%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (31.80%) HTML
2 80 (30.65%) CSS
3 77 (29.50%) Spring
4 70 (26.82%) AngularJS
5 65 (24.90%) Web Services
6 55 (21.07%) JSON
7 53 (20.31%) RESTful
8 47 (18.01%) REST
9 38 (14.56%) HTML5
10 33 (12.64%) Hibernate
11 32 (12.26%) XML
12 31 (11.88%) SOAP
13 30 (11.49%) jQuery
14 29 (11.11%) CSS3
15 28 (10.73%) JMX
16 25 (9.58%) Sass
16 25 (9.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 22 (8.43%) Ajax
18 20 (7.66%) React
19 15 (5.75%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.26%) Algorithms
2 31 (11.88%) Data Structures
3 28 (10.73%) Computer Science
4 18 (6.90%) User Experience
5 10 (3.83%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.83%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.30%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.30%) STB
7 5 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.53%) PKI
9 3 (1.15%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.38%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.38%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.38%) iPad
11 1 (0.38%) Minimum Viable Product
11 1 (0.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 111 (42.53%) Linux
2 41 (15.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 35 (13.41%) Unix
4 18 (6.90%) Windows
5 12 (4.60%) Android
5 12 (4.60%) Windows Server
5 12 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.07%) Solaris
8 4 (1.53%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.15%) CentOS
10 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (36.02%) Continuous Integration
3 72 (27.59%) Test Automation
4 60 (22.99%) Configuration Management
5 51 (19.54%) Scrum
6 43 (16.48%) Software Engineering
7 41 (15.71%) DevOps
7 41 (15.71%) TDD
8 40 (15.33%) Analytics
9 33 (12.64%) Continuous Delivery
10 31 (11.88%) Front End Development
10 31 (11.88%) SDLC
11 26 (9.96%) OO
11 26 (9.96%) SOA
12 24 (9.20%) Microservices
13 16 (6.13%) Kanban
14 15 (5.75%) Mentoring
14 15 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (5.36%) BDD
15 14 (5.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 158 (60.54%) Java
2 118 (45.21%) JavaScript
3 66 (25.29%) SQL
4 47 (18.01%) Python
5 26 (9.96%) Perl
6 23 (8.81%) PHP
7 20 (7.66%) Bash Shell
8 18 (6.90%) PowerShell
9 17 (6.51%) C#
10 16 (6.13%) Shell Script
11 12 (4.60%) Ruby
12 7 (2.68%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.30%) Prolog
14 5 (1.92%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.53%) C
15 4 (1.53%) C++
15 4 (1.53%) Korn
16 3 (1.15%) CoffeeScript
16 3 (1.15%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (9.58%) Degree
2 19 (7.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (4.60%) CEH
3 12 (4.60%) CISSP
3 12 (4.60%) SANS
4 6 (2.30%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.92%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.51%) QA
2 16 (6.13%) GDPR
3 13 (4.98%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.38%) EMIR
5 1 (0.38%) MiFID
System Software
1 15 (5.75%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.36%) Docker
3 11 (4.21%) vSphere
4 4 (1.53%) Firmware
5 3 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (1.15%) NFS
6 1 (0.38%) LXC
6 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 65 (24.90%) Puppet
2 40 (15.33%) Ansible
3 31 (11.88%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.53%) Graphite
4 4 (1.53%) HAProxy
4 4 (1.53%) Icinga
4 4 (1.53%) WMI
5 3 (1.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (1.15%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.15%) Netcool
5 3 (1.15%) Packer
5 3 (1.15%) Salt
5 3 (1.15%) SCOM
6 2 (0.77%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 2 (0.77%) Nagios
6 2 (0.77%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.38%) Control-M
7 1 (0.38%) Terraform
7 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (15.71%) Oracle
2 26 (9.96%) Perforce
3 14 (5.36%) Splunk
4 12 (4.60%) ServiceNow
4 12 (4.60%) VMware
5 10 (3.83%) Sybase
6 9 (3.45%) Adobe
6 9 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 9 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.45%) SAP
7 8 (3.07%) Twitter
8 7 (2.68%) Facebook
8 7 (2.68%) Google
9 4 (1.53%) CyberArk
10 3 (1.15%) Guidewire
10 3 (1.15%) Pega
11 1 (0.38%) Alterian
11 1 (0.38%) CA
11 1 (0.38%) IBM
11 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com