Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 31 109
Rank change year-on-year -7 +78 +27
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 279 206 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.05% 4.77% 1.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.30% 29.90% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 136 60
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £303 £300
90th Percentile £538 £600 £476
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +7.64%

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 1,061 689 781
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.20% 15.96% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 441 438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £280 £259
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 9
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £44.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.81% +204.79% -54.69%
10th Percentile £32.75 £37.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.00 £195.00 £48.38
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.27
% change year-on-year - +0.54% +12.72%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +8 141 £438 +6.06% 27
Glasgow -1 122 £400 +3.23% 31
Aberdeen - 3 £403 - 2
West Lothian - 2 £475 - 1
Moray +1 1 £470 -3.59%
Argyll and Bute - 1 £388 -
Dundee - 1 £375 - 1
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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).

1 156 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (46.59%) Jenkins
3 104 (37.28%) JavaScript
4 96 (34.41%) Java
5 89 (31.90%) DevOps
6 82 (29.39%) Python
7 81 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
8 80 (28.67%) CSS
9 77 (27.60%) Maven
10 76 (27.24%) TDD
11 72 (25.81%) Scrum
12 71 (25.45%) Linux
13 66 (23.66%) SQL
14 65 (23.30%) HTML
15 62 (22.22%) Ansible
16 59 (21.15%) AngularJS
17 57 (20.43%) Finance
18 55 (19.71%) Unix
18 55 (19.71%) Spring
19 53 (19.00%) Amazon AWS
20 52 (18.64%) Docker
20 52 (18.64%) JIRA
21 48 (17.20%) npm
22 47 (16.85%) React
22 47 (16.85%) REST
23 43 (15.41%) Web Services
24 42 (15.05%) Test Automation
24 42 (15.05%) Analytics
25 41 (14.70%) SOAP
26 40 (14.34%) JSON

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 23 (8.24%) Cloud Foundry
2 17 (6.09%) Umbraco
3 12 (4.30%) Confluence
4 9 (3.23%) Apache
5 8 (2.87%) Apache Spark
5 8 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (2.51%) nginx
6 7 (2.51%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.15%) IIS
7 6 (2.15%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.43%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.43%) Drupal
9 3 (1.08%) JBoss
10 2 (0.72%) CMS
10 2 (0.72%) Mendix
10 2 (0.72%) MODX
10 2 (0.72%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (1.43%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.08%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.36%) Magento
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 53 (19.00%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (17.20%) npm
3 19 (6.81%) GitHub
3 19 (6.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (5.38%) OpenShift
6 13 (4.66%) Heroku
6 13 (4.66%) Yarn
7 11 (3.94%) IBM Cloud
7 11 (3.94%) PaaS
8 6 (2.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.79%) IaaS
10 4 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (1.43%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.43%) Tricentis Tosca
11 3 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.08%) Datadog
12 2 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.72%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.02%) HTTP
2 10 (3.58%) Firewall
3 4 (1.43%) FTP
3 4 (1.43%) Internet
4 3 (1.08%) DNS
5 2 (0.72%) SMS
6 1 (0.36%) ATM
6 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.36%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.36%) SAN
6 1 (0.36%) Skype
6 1 (0.36%) SSL
6 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 28 (10.04%) Big Data
3 22 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 22 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 20 (7.17%) MongoDB
5 16 (5.73%) MySQL
6 14 (5.02%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.23%) DB2
8 8 (2.87%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.15%) Pentaho
9 6 (2.15%) SQLite
10 5 (1.79%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.43%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.43%) Apache Zeppelin
11 4 (1.43%) Couchbase
11 4 (1.43%) HBase
11 4 (1.43%) Redis
12 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 130 (46.59%) Jenkins
2 77 (27.60%) Maven
3 52 (18.64%) JIRA
4 40 (14.34%) Subversion
5 36 (12.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 34 (12.19%) Bitbucket
7 30 (10.75%) Gradle
7 30 (10.75%) TeamCity
8 28 (10.04%) webpack
9 27 (9.68%) Artifactory
10 26 (9.32%) Ant
10 26 (9.32%) GitLab
11 25 (8.96%) JUnit
12 21 (7.53%) SonarQube
13 20 (7.17%) Eclipse
14 15 (5.38%) gulp
14 15 (5.38%) Selenium
15 14 (5.02%) Gerrit
15 14 (5.02%) Mockito
16 11 (3.94%) Cucumber
General
1 57 (20.43%) Finance
2 31 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (1.43%) Marketing
4 3 (1.08%) Advertising
5 2 (0.72%) Front Office
6 1 (0.36%) Electronics
6 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Retail
6 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 182 (65.23%) Developer
2 54 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 49 (17.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (11.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 22 (7.89%) React Developer
6 19 (6.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (6.09%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 16 (5.73%) Software Developer
9 13 (4.66%) Senior Developer
9 13 (4.66%) Senior DevOps
9 13 (4.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 10 (3.58%) iOS Developer
10 10 (3.58%) Python Developer
11 9 (3.23%) UI Developer
12 8 (2.87%) Full Stack Developer
13 7 (2.51%) .NET Developer
13 7 (2.51%) Angular Developer
13 7 (2.51%) Core Java Developer
13 7 (2.51%) Digital Developer
14 6 (2.15%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (28.67%) CSS
2 65 (23.30%) HTML
3 59 (21.15%) AngularJS
4 55 (19.71%) Spring
5 47 (16.85%) React
5 47 (16.85%) REST
6 43 (15.41%) Web Services
7 41 (14.70%) SOAP
8 40 (14.34%) JSON
9 35 (12.54%) Node.js
10 34 (12.19%) .NET
11 33 (11.83%) HTML5
12 27 (9.68%) RESTful
13 25 (8.96%) jQuery
13 25 (8.96%) Sass
14 21 (7.53%) Redux
15 20 (7.17%) CSS3
16 18 (6.45%) Elastic Stack
16 18 (6.45%) XML
17 17 (6.09%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.68%) User Experience
2 17 (6.09%) iPad
3 15 (5.38%) Linux Command Line
4 14 (5.02%) Cloud Native
5 13 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.30%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (3.58%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.23%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.15%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.15%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.43%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (1.08%) DataPower
11 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.08%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.72%) Equities
13 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.36%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 71 (25.45%) Linux
2 55 (19.71%) Unix
3 20 (7.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (5.02%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.66%) Windows
6 6 (2.15%) CentOS
7 4 (1.43%) Android
7 4 (1.43%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.08%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (31.90%) DevOps
3 81 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
4 76 (27.24%) TDD
5 72 (25.81%) Scrum
6 42 (15.05%) Analytics
6 42 (15.05%) Test Automation
7 39 (13.98%) Front End Development
8 36 (12.90%) Microservices
9 34 (12.19%) BDD
10 32 (11.47%) OO
11 29 (10.39%) Kanban
12 28 (10.04%) Continuous Delivery
13 27 (9.68%) Configuration Management
14 25 (8.96%) SDLC
15 22 (7.89%) ETL
15 22 (7.89%) MVC
16 19 (6.81%) E-Commerce
17 18 (6.45%) Unit Testing
17 18 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 104 (37.28%) JavaScript
2 96 (34.41%) Java
3 82 (29.39%) Python
4 66 (23.66%) SQL
5 28 (10.04%) ES6
6 27 (9.68%) C#
7 25 (8.96%) Groovy
8 22 (7.89%) Shell Script
9 19 (6.81%) Bash Shell
10 17 (6.09%) Ruby
11 13 (4.66%) Perl
12 12 (4.30%) Java 8
13 11 (3.94%) Apple Swift
13 11 (3.94%) Objective-C
14 10 (3.58%) PHP
14 10 (3.58%) Scala
15 9 (3.23%) PowerShell
15 9 (3.23%) R
16 8 (2.87%) T-SQL
17 7 (2.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (1.43%) Degree
2 3 (1.08%) AWS Certification
2 3 (1.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.36%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.66%) GCP
2 4 (1.43%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) PSD2
System Software
1 52 (18.64%) Docker
2 4 (1.43%) HDFS
2 4 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.72%) iptables
3 2 (0.72%) Postfix
3 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.36%) NFS
Systems Management
1 62 (22.22%) Ansible
2 28 (10.04%) Kubernetes
3 24 (8.60%) Puppet
4 17 (6.09%) Consul
4 17 (6.09%) Mesos
4 17 (6.09%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (4.30%) Terraform
6 9 (3.23%) HAProxy
7 7 (2.51%) Kibana
8 5 (1.79%) Graphite
8 5 (1.79%) Icinga
8 5 (1.79%) Packer
9 4 (1.43%) OpenView
9 4 (1.43%) SCOM
9 4 (1.43%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.08%) logstash
10 3 (1.08%) Nagios
11 2 (0.72%) Fail2ban
11 2 (0.72%) Salt
12 1 (0.36%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 35 (12.54%) Oracle
2 29 (10.39%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.24%) IBM
4 21 (7.53%) Splunk
5 13 (4.66%) Google
5 13 (4.66%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.23%) VMware
7 8 (2.87%) Perforce
8 5 (1.79%) Apple
8 5 (1.79%) HP
8 5 (1.79%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.08%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.08%) New Relic
10 2 (0.72%) Adobe
10 2 (0.72%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.72%) Kony
10 2 (0.72%) Lets Encrypt
10 2 (0.72%) SAP
10 2 (0.72%) Sun
10 2 (0.72%) Twitter