Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 15 February 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 56 40
Rank change year-on-year +39 -16 -7
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 117 34 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 8.30% 2.83% 4.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.41% 14.78% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 17 42
South Wales median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% - +1.41%
10th Percentile £315 £363 £363
90th Percentile £538 £545 £550
Wales median daily rate £400 £483 £425
% change year-on-year -17.10% +13.53% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate £42.50 - -
Wales median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 340 230 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 24.11% 19.13% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 171 167
South Wales median daily rate £413 £408 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.23% -1.21% +10.00%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £212
90th Percentile £550 £488 £543
Wales median daily rate £425 £418 £425
% change year-on-year +1.80% -1.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
South Wales median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.73% - -0.48%
10th Percentile £36.01 £32.50 £24.80
90th Percentile £47.99 £77.50 £72.25
Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% - +19.53%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in South Wales

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in South Wales

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in South Wales over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in South Wales

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 15 February 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
Cardiff +40 93 £400 -11.11% 30
Newport +6 18 £438 -2.78% 9
Torfaen - 1 - - 1
Git (software)
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 February 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 77 (65.81%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (51.28%) Java
3 42 (35.90%) JIRA
4 41 (35.04%) Test Automation
5 37 (31.62%) CSS
5 37 (31.62%) Scrum
6 35 (29.91%) Jenkins
7 34 (29.06%) Maven
8 32 (27.35%) SOAP
8 32 (27.35%) SQL
9 31 (26.50%) HTML
10 30 (25.64%) DevOps
11 28 (23.93%) AngularJS
11 28 (23.93%) Confluence
12 27 (23.08%) SQL Server
13 26 (22.22%) C#
13 26 (22.22%) HTML5
13 26 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (21.37%) REST
14 25 (21.37%) Spring
15 24 (20.51%) .NET
16 23 (19.66%) Linux
17 22 (18.80%) Subversion
17 22 (18.80%) JSON
18 21 (17.95%) Unit Testing
18 21 (17.95%) Finance
18 21 (17.95%) Python
19 20 (17.09%) JavaScript
20 18 (15.38%) Oracle
20 18 (15.38%) Docker

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 28 (23.93%) Confluence
2 13 (11.11%) JBoss
3 9 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.13%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.42%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.56%) Mule
7 2 (1.71%) IIS
7 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.71%) WildFly
8 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.85%) Apache
8 1 (0.85%) FileNet
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (11.11%) npm
2 7 (5.98%) GitHub
3 5 (4.27%) PaaS
4 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.56%) IaaS
5 3 (2.56%) NuGet
6 2 (1.71%) Serverless
6 2 (1.71%) Slack
6 2 (1.71%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.40%) HTTP
2 5 (4.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.56%) SNMP
3 3 (2.56%) VoIP
4 2 (1.71%) AMQP
4 2 (1.71%) DNS
4 2 (1.71%) Internet
4 2 (1.71%) SSH
4 2 (1.71%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.82%) MySQL
3 5 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.27%) Redis
4 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.56%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.56%) Big Data
5 3 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.85%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 42 (35.90%) JIRA
2 35 (29.91%) Jenkins
3 34 (29.06%) Maven
4 22 (18.80%) Subversion
5 14 (11.97%) Visual Studio
6 12 (10.26%) Cucumber
7 11 (9.40%) Selenium
7 11 (9.40%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (8.55%) Ant
8 10 (8.55%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (7.69%) Artifactory
9 9 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (6.84%) SoapUI
11 7 (5.98%) JUnit
11 7 (5.98%) Mercurial
11 7 (5.98%) SonarQube
11 7 (5.98%) TeamCity
12 6 (5.13%) Eclipse
12 6 (5.13%) Gradle
13 4 (3.42%) MSTest
General
1 21 (17.95%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Banking
2 5 (4.27%) Marketing
3 3 (2.56%) Publishing
4 2 (1.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 69 (58.97%) Developer
2 20 (17.09%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 14 (11.97%) Test Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) Test Automation Engineer
6 11 (9.40%) Angular Developer
7 10 (8.55%) .NET Developer
7 10 (8.55%) C# Developer
8 9 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (6.84%) Build Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) QA Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) Software Engineer
11 6 (5.13%) Analyst
11 6 (5.13%) Deployment Engineer
11 6 (5.13%) QA Test Engineer
12 5 (4.27%) QA Automation Analyst
12 5 (4.27%) QA Specialist
12 5 (4.27%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 5 (4.27%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (31.62%) CSS
2 32 (27.35%) SOAP
3 31 (26.50%) HTML
4 28 (23.93%) AngularJS
5 26 (22.22%) HTML5
6 25 (21.37%) REST
6 25 (21.37%) Spring
7 24 (20.51%) .NET
8 22 (18.80%) JSON
9 18 (15.38%) Spring Boot
10 17 (14.53%) CSS3
11 14 (11.97%) Hibernate
11 14 (11.97%) Node.js
12 12 (10.26%) LESS
13 10 (8.55%) Web Services
13 10 (8.55%) XML
14 9 (7.69%) ASP.NET
15 8 (6.84%) J2EE
15 8 (6.84%) RESTful
16 7 (5.98%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.98%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.71%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (1.71%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (1.71%) NHS
3 2 (1.71%) Reference Data
3 2 (1.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.66%) Linux
2 13 (11.11%) Unix
3 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (65.81%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.04%) Test Automation
3 37 (31.62%) Scrum
4 30 (25.64%) DevOps
5 26 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (17.95%) Unit Testing
7 16 (13.68%) Front End Development
7 16 (13.68%) Microservices
8 15 (12.82%) TDD
9 14 (11.97%) Regression Testing
9 14 (11.97%) Software Engineering
10 12 (10.26%) BDD
10 12 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (10.26%) Project Management
11 11 (9.40%) Configuration Management
11 11 (9.40%) SDLC
12 10 (8.55%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (8.55%) MVC
12 10 (8.55%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (51.28%) Java
2 32 (27.35%) SQL
3 26 (22.22%) C#
4 21 (17.95%) Python
5 20 (17.09%) JavaScript
6 14 (11.97%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.98%) Java 8
7 7 (5.98%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.27%) PHP
8 5 (4.27%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.42%) C
10 3 (2.56%) Groovy
10 3 (2.56%) PHP 5
10 3 (2.56%) R
11 2 (1.71%) C++
11 2 (1.71%) Perl
11 2 (1.71%) Ruby
11 2 (1.71%) Scala
12 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.40%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) Degree
4 2 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.82%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (15.38%) Docker
2 6 (5.13%) Postfix
3 2 (1.71%) iptables
3 2 (1.71%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (12.82%) Ansible
2 12 (10.26%) Rundeck
3 11 (9.40%) Kubernetes
4 5 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.42%) Puppet
6 2 (1.71%) Mesos
7 1 (0.85%) Automic
7 1 (0.85%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (15.38%) Oracle
2 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.13%) IBM
4 4 (3.42%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.56%) Cloudera
5 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.71%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.71%) Remedy
7 1 (0.85%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.85%) Talend
7 1 (0.85%) Xamarin