Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 39 41
Rank change year-on-year +23 +2 0
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 119 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 8.54% 4.08% 4.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.52% 18.52% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 19 40
South Wales median daily rate £398 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.67% -2.70% +7.56%
10th Percentile £315 £306 £360
90th Percentile £586 £488 £550
Wales median daily rate £400 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 355 216 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 25.48% 22.02% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 169 175
South Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £280
90th Percentile £566 £475 £545
Wales median daily rate £425 £393 £425
% change year-on-year +8.28% -7.65% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
South Wales median hourly rate £41.25 £23.14 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.26% -57.93% +34.93%
10th Percentile £36.13 £21.87 £27.70
90th Percentile £47.38 £24.42 £59.50
Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £23.14 £55.00
% change year-on-year +51.25% -57.93% +58.27%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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
Cardiff +20 95 £388 -13.89% 16
Newport 0 17 £450 - 15
Git (software)
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 70 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (52.94%) Java
3 58 (48.74%) Test Automation
4 51 (42.86%) JIRA
5 45 (37.82%) Jenkins
6 44 (36.97%) SQL Server
7 43 (36.13%) Maven
8 38 (31.93%) Subversion
9 36 (30.25%) SQL
10 34 (28.57%) Oracle
11 32 (26.89%) Spring
12 31 (26.05%) SOAP
12 31 (26.05%) MySQL
13 30 (25.21%) Cucumber
13 30 (25.21%) DevOps
14 28 (23.53%) Selenium
14 28 (23.53%) QA
15 27 (22.69%) Scrum
15 27 (22.69%) Linux
15 27 (22.69%) Python
15 27 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (22.69%) SDLC
16 24 (20.17%) Spring Boot
16 24 (20.17%) Test Management
16 24 (20.17%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (19.33%) Security Cleared
17 23 (19.33%) Project Management
17 23 (19.33%) Regression Testing
18 20 (16.81%) Microsoft Azure
18 20 (16.81%) Confluence

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 20 (16.81%) Confluence
2 16 (13.45%) JBoss
3 11 (9.24%) WebSphere
4 8 (6.72%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.52%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.68%) Gunicorn
8 1 (0.84%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.84%) FileNet
8 1 (0.84%) Mule
8 1 (0.84%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.84%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.04%) PaaS
4 4 (3.36%) GitHub
4 4 (3.36%) Trello
5 3 (2.52%) IaaS
5 3 (2.52%) npm
5 3 (2.52%) Slack
6 2 (1.68%) NuGet
6 2 (1.68%) Serverless
7 1 (0.84%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.24%) HTTP
2 10 (8.40%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.72%) SNMP
3 8 (6.72%) VoIP
4 3 (2.52%) AMQP
5 2 (1.68%) DNS
5 2 (1.68%) Internet
5 2 (1.68%) SSH
5 2 (1.68%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (36.97%) SQL Server
2 31 (26.05%) MySQL
3 4 (3.36%) Apache Hive
3 4 (3.36%) Big Data
3 4 (3.36%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.52%) Redis
4 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.68%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.84%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.84%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 51 (42.86%) JIRA
2 45 (37.82%) Jenkins
3 43 (36.13%) Maven
4 38 (31.93%) Subversion
5 30 (25.21%) Cucumber
6 28 (23.53%) Selenium
7 16 (13.45%) Ant
7 16 (13.45%) JUnit
8 13 (10.92%) Artifactory
9 12 (10.08%) Visual Studio
10 11 (9.24%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (8.40%) Eclipse
12 9 (7.56%) Gradle
12 9 (7.56%) SoapUI
12 9 (7.56%) Visual Studio Team System
13 8 (6.72%) GCC
13 8 (6.72%) TeamCity
14 7 (5.88%) Mercurial
14 7 (5.88%) TestNG
15 6 (5.04%) SonarQube
General
1 18 (15.13%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Banking
3 4 (3.36%) Marketing
4 3 (2.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (42.02%) Developer
2 28 (23.53%) Test Engineer
3 27 (22.69%) Java Developer
4 21 (17.65%) Test Automation Engineer
5 11 (9.24%) Quality Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) Build Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) QA Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Software Test Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Deployment Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) JIRA Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) Analyst
9 7 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) Tester
10 6 (5.04%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.04%) Automation Tester
10 6 (5.04%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.89%) Spring
2 31 (26.05%) SOAP
3 24 (20.17%) Spring Boot
4 18 (15.13%) CSS
5 16 (13.45%) AngularJS
5 16 (13.45%) Hibernate
5 16 (13.45%) REST
6 13 (10.92%) .NET
6 13 (10.92%) HTML
6 13 (10.92%) Web Services
6 13 (10.92%) XML
7 12 (10.08%) J2EE
7 12 (10.08%) JSON
8 11 (9.24%) Node.js
9 8 (6.72%) JMS
9 8 (6.72%) JSF
10 7 (5.88%) WSDL
11 6 (5.04%) .NET Framework
11 6 (5.04%) HTML5
11 6 (5.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.04%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.69%) Linux
2 15 (12.61%) Unix
3 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (48.74%) Test Automation
3 30 (25.21%) DevOps
4 27 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (22.69%) Scrum
4 27 (22.69%) SDLC
5 24 (20.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 24 (20.17%) Test Management
6 23 (19.33%) Project Management
6 23 (19.33%) Regression Testing
7 17 (14.29%) Microservices
7 17 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (12.61%) Product Management
9 13 (10.92%) Unit Testing
10 12 (10.08%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (9.24%) Configuration Management
11 11 (9.24%) TDD
12 10 (8.40%) BDD
13 9 (7.56%) Software Engineering
14 8 (6.72%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 63 (52.94%) Java
2 36 (30.25%) SQL
3 27 (22.69%) Python
4 18 (15.13%) JavaScript
5 17 (14.29%) C#
6 16 (13.45%) Java 8
7 12 (10.08%) Bash Shell
8 9 (7.56%) Groovy
9 8 (6.72%) C
10 5 (4.20%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.36%) R
12 3 (2.52%) Java 9
12 3 (2.52%) PHP
13 2 (1.68%) Perl
14 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.84%) Scala
14 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (19.33%) Security Cleared
2 19 (15.97%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (23.53%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (15.13%) Docker
2 6 (5.04%) Postfix
3 2 (1.68%) iptables
3 2 (1.68%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (16.81%) Ansible
2 14 (11.76%) Rundeck
3 13 (10.92%) Kubernetes
4 11 (9.24%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (5.04%) Puppet
6 4 (3.36%) Terraform
7 2 (1.68%) Mesos
8 1 (0.84%) Automic
8 1 (0.84%) logstash
Vendors
1 34 (28.57%) Oracle
2 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.36%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.36%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.52%) Hortonworks
5 2 (1.68%) IBM
5 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.68%) Remedy
6 1 (0.84%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.84%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.84%) Talend
6 1 (0.84%) Xamarin