Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 42 39
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3 +86
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 262 222 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.83% 4.45% 4.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.91% 28.39% 28.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 125 111
Scotland median daily rate £420 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £322 £328 £300
90th Percentile £525 £588 £500
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +159.26% - -
UK median hourly rate £46.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +2.22% +9.76% +2.50%

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 876 782 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.50% 15.69% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 500 352
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £306 £290 £275
90th Percentile £555 £550 £486
UK median daily rate £480 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +1.05% +11.76% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 5
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +73.21% -47.52%
10th Percentile £29.00 £12.71 £14.74
90th Percentile £44.50 £40.20 £45.69
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year +1.18% +2.41% -2.24%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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
Glasgow +11 137 £410 +2.50% 3
Edinburgh 0 113 £425 -5.56% 6
Moray - 3 £275 - 1
West Lothian +7 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £375 - 1
Midlothian - 1 £475 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - - 1
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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).

1 114 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (42.37%) Java
3 103 (39.31%) Jenkins
4 87 (33.21%) JavaScript
5 82 (31.30%) SQL
6 78 (29.77%) Linux
7 69 (26.34%) Continuous Integration
8 68 (25.95%) Web Services
9 67 (25.57%) CSS
10 66 (25.19%) RESTful
11 63 (24.05%) DevOps
12 61 (23.28%) .NET
12 61 (23.28%) Python
13 57 (21.76%) C#
14 55 (20.99%) HTML
14 55 (20.99%) Spring
15 52 (19.85%) JSON
15 52 (19.85%) JIRA
15 52 (19.85%) Test Automation
16 50 (19.08%) Software Engineering
17 46 (17.56%) REST
18 43 (16.41%) Unit Testing
19 42 (16.03%) Scrum
20 41 (15.65%) Finance
20 41 (15.65%) SOAP
20 41 (15.65%) Amazon AWS
21 40 (15.27%) Sass
21 40 (15.27%) Subversion
22 37 (14.12%) AngularJS
23 36 (13.74%) Ansible

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 (8.40%) Umbraco
2 16 (6.11%) Apache Spark
3 15 (5.73%) Confluence
4 8 (3.05%) Apache
5 7 (2.67%) IIS
6 6 (2.29%) CMS
6 6 (2.29%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.91%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.91%) JBoss
7 5 (1.91%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.53%) Drupal
9 2 (0.76%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.76%) nginx
9 2 (0.76%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.76%) WordPress
10 1 (0.38%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.38%) Gunicorn
10 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (1.15%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.15%) Magento
3 2 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.76%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 41 (15.65%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (8.02%) npm
4 12 (4.58%) GitHub
5 7 (2.67%) SaaS
6 4 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.53%) IaaS
6 4 (1.53%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.15%) Apigee
7 3 (1.15%) Datadog
7 3 (1.15%) Google Pay
7 3 (1.15%) Samsung Pay
8 2 (0.76%) Amazon Glacier
8 2 (0.76%) Firebase
8 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.76%) NuGet
8 2 (0.76%) Office 365
8 2 (0.76%) PaaS
8 2 (0.76%) Serverless
8 2 (0.76%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.91%) Firewall
2 3 (1.15%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.15%) HTTP
2 3 (1.15%) NFC
3 2 (0.76%) Skype
3 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) DHCP
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
4 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.38%) SAN
4 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.98%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.60%) Big Data
3 18 (6.87%) GIS
4 16 (6.11%) MongoDB
5 15 (5.73%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (5.73%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.96%) MySQL
7 12 (4.58%) Apache Hive
8 11 (4.20%) Azure SQL Database
8 11 (4.20%) Cosmos DB
9 10 (3.82%) RDBMS
10 9 (3.44%) Hadoop
11 8 (3.05%) Oracle Database
12 7 (2.67%) DB2
12 7 (2.67%) HBase
12 7 (2.67%) MariaDB
12 7 (2.67%) NoSQL
12 7 (2.67%) SQLite
13 6 (2.29%) Redis
14 3 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 103 (39.31%) Jenkins
2 52 (19.85%) JIRA
3 40 (15.27%) Subversion
4 33 (12.60%) Cucumber
5 31 (11.83%) Maven
6 28 (10.69%) Selenium
6 28 (10.69%) TeamCity
7 26 (9.92%) JUnit
8 22 (8.40%) gulp
8 22 (8.40%) Visual Studio
9 19 (7.25%) Eclipse
9 19 (7.25%) webpack
10 18 (6.87%) NetBeans
11 16 (6.11%) Mockito
12 14 (5.34%) GitLab
13 11 (4.20%) Bitbucket
13 11 (4.20%) MSTest
13 11 (4.20%) NUnit
14 10 (3.82%) Gradle
15 9 (3.44%) Grunt
General
1 41 (15.65%) Finance
2 24 (9.16%) Banking
3 5 (1.91%) Marketing
4 4 (1.53%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.15%) Games
5 3 (1.15%) Legal
5 3 (1.15%) Publishing
5 3 (1.15%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.76%) Advertising
6 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.76%) Law
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (55.34%) Developer
2 35 (13.36%) Java Developer
3 30 (11.45%) Full Stack Developer
4 26 (9.92%) Software Engineer
5 25 (9.54%) DevOps Engineer
5 25 (9.54%) Java Engineer
6 22 (8.40%) Senior Developer
7 20 (7.63%) .NET Developer
7 20 (7.63%) Java Software Engineer
7 20 (7.63%) Senior Java Engineer
7 20 (7.63%) Senior Software Engineer
8 18 (6.87%) C# Software Engineer
8 18 (6.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 18 (6.87%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 18 (6.87%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 12 (4.58%) iOS Developer
9 12 (4.58%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (3.82%) Architect
10 10 (3.82%) Software Developer
11 9 (3.44%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (25.95%) Web Services
2 67 (25.57%) CSS
3 66 (25.19%) RESTful
4 61 (23.28%) .NET
5 55 (20.99%) HTML
5 55 (20.99%) Spring
6 52 (19.85%) JSON
7 46 (17.56%) REST
8 41 (15.65%) SOAP
9 40 (15.27%) Sass
10 37 (14.12%) AngularJS
11 30 (11.45%) React
12 23 (8.78%) Spring Boot
12 23 (8.78%) XML
13 22 (8.40%) HTML5
14 19 (7.25%) .NET Framework
15 18 (6.87%) Swing
15 18 (6.87%) WPF
16 17 (6.49%) jQuery
17 15 (5.73%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.87%) Robotics
1 18 (6.87%) User Experience
2 16 (6.11%) Mobile App
3 14 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.67%) N-Tier
4 7 (2.67%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (1.91%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.53%) Clustering
7 4 (1.53%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.53%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.53%) Replication
7 4 (1.53%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.15%) Digital Wallet
8 3 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.15%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.38%) Fintech
9 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 78 (29.77%) Linux
2 32 (12.21%) Windows
3 20 (7.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (6.87%) Unix
5 15 (5.73%) Android
6 12 (4.58%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.67%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.91%) CentOS
9 4 (1.53%) FreeRTOS
10 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (43.51%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (26.34%) Continuous Integration
3 63 (24.05%) DevOps
4 52 (19.85%) Test Automation
5 50 (19.08%) Software Engineering
6 43 (16.41%) Unit Testing
7 42 (16.03%) Scrum
8 36 (13.74%) TDD
9 35 (13.36%) MVC
10 26 (9.92%) Mentoring
11 25 (9.54%) BDD
12 23 (8.78%) SOA
13 22 (8.40%) Front End Development
13 22 (8.40%) Microservices
13 22 (8.40%) Open Source
13 22 (8.40%) Problem-Solving
13 22 (8.40%) SDLC
14 21 (8.02%) Analytics
14 21 (8.02%) Configuration Management
15 19 (7.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 111 (42.37%) Java
2 87 (33.21%) JavaScript
3 82 (31.30%) SQL
4 61 (23.28%) Python
5 57 (21.76%) C#
6 22 (8.40%) C++
7 21 (8.02%) Java 8
7 21 (8.02%) PowerShell
8 18 (6.87%) ES6
9 17 (6.49%) Perl
10 15 (5.73%) Bash Shell
11 13 (4.96%) C
11 13 (4.96%) Objective-C
11 13 (4.96%) Scala
12 12 (4.58%) Apple Swift
12 12 (4.58%) T-SQL
13 10 (3.82%) Groovy
14 8 (3.05%) Shell Script
15 6 (2.29%) Ruby
16 5 (1.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (12.60%) Degree
2 18 (6.87%) Numerate Degree
3 14 (5.34%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.53%) BC Cleared
5 4 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.73%) QA
2 14 (5.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (8.40%) Docker
2 5 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.91%) Firmware
3 3 (1.15%) HDFS
4 1 (0.38%) NFS
4 1 (0.38%) Varnish
4 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (13.74%) Ansible
2 30 (11.45%) Puppet
3 13 (4.96%) Terraform
4 10 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (2.67%) Graphite
5 7 (2.67%) HAProxy
5 7 (2.67%) Icinga
6 5 (1.91%) Packer
7 4 (1.53%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.15%) Nagios
8 3 (1.15%) Rancher
9 2 (0.76%) SCCM
9 2 (0.76%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 36 (13.74%) Oracle
2 15 (5.73%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.58%) Apple
3 12 (4.58%) VMware
4 11 (4.20%) Google
5 7 (2.67%) Splunk
5 7 (2.67%) Sybase
6 5 (1.91%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.53%) Charles River
7 4 (1.53%) Cloudera
7 4 (1.53%) IBM
7 4 (1.53%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.15%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.15%) Cisco
8 3 (1.15%) EMC
8 3 (1.15%) Micro Focus
8 3 (1.15%) NetApp
8 3 (1.15%) New Relic
8 3 (1.15%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.15%) Xamarin