Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 13 December 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
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 62 58
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4 +22
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 231 181 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.13% 3.20% 3.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.61% 18.74% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 139 163
South West median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £325 £275 £313
90th Percentile £520 £506 £530
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.58% -2.41% -4.60%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year +10.43% +5.16% -3.13%

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 the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 902 966 970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.13% 17.05% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 673 695
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £300
90th Percentile £525 £531 £500
England median daily rate £463 £429 £413
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.12% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 53
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £41.75 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.44% +0.60% +9.21%
10th Percentile £32.70 £24.72 £30.10
90th Percentile £49.65 £52.20 £44.50
England 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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in the South West

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in the South West

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in the South West over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in the South West

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Git (software) in the South West

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in the South West over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Git (software) in the South West

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Bristol +18 106 £415 +18.57% 28
Somerset +7 32 £413 +5.84% 7
Devon -5 31 £447 +4.44% 1
Wiltshire +5 26 £373 -12.35% 2
Dorset +1 16 £430 +7.50% 7
Gloucestershire +8 11 £375 -7.98% 6
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 South West region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 141 (61.04%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (49.35%) Java
2 114 (49.35%) JavaScript
3 98 (42.42%) Jenkins
4 83 (35.93%) HTML
5 69 (29.87%) CSS
6 68 (29.44%) Web Services
6 68 (29.44%) Linux
7 63 (27.27%) SQL
8 59 (25.54%) Spring
9 55 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
10 53 (22.94%) TDD
11 50 (21.65%) Test Automation
12 49 (21.21%) Maven
13 47 (20.35%) SOAP
13 47 (20.35%) Scrum
14 46 (19.91%) REST
15 45 (19.48%) RESTful
15 45 (19.48%) DevOps
16 43 (18.61%) AngularJS
16 43 (18.61%) JIRA
17 41 (17.75%) Python
18 39 (16.88%) jQuery
18 39 (16.88%) Docker
19 37 (16.02%) MVC
20 36 (15.58%) .NET
20 36 (15.58%) C#
20 36 (15.58%) Gradle
21 32 (13.85%) Subversion
22 31 (13.42%) Web Development

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 18 (7.79%) JBoss
2 16 (6.93%) Tomcat
3 15 (6.49%) WebSphere
4 13 (5.63%) CMS
5 12 (5.19%) Mule
6 10 (4.33%) Apache
7 9 (3.90%) Confluence
7 9 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (2.60%) Apache Spark
9 5 (2.16%) IIS
9 5 (2.16%) Kentico
9 5 (2.16%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.73%) Alfresco
10 4 (1.73%) Apache Solr
11 3 (1.30%) Apache Pig
11 3 (1.30%) Drupal
11 3 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.30%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.87%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (1.73%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.43%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (1.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (10.82%) GitHub
2 16 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (2.60%) Serverless
5 3 (1.30%) PaaS
5 3 (1.30%) SaaS
6 2 (0.87%) IaaS
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.43%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.43%) Firebase
7 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.43%) Google Play
7 1 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.43%) npm
7 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.33%) SMS
2 7 (3.03%) HTTP
3 4 (1.73%) SSL
4 3 (1.30%) Internet
4 3 (1.30%) Intranet
5 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.69%) MySQL
2 22 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 21 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 20 (8.66%) SQL Server
5 17 (7.36%) DB2
6 12 (5.19%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.46%) RDBMS
8 7 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (2.60%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.60%) Redis
10 4 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.30%) HBase
11 3 (1.30%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.87%) Amazon Aurora
12 2 (0.87%) Big Data
12 2 (0.87%) Pentaho
12 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.43%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 98 (42.42%) Jenkins
2 49 (21.21%) Maven
3 43 (18.61%) JIRA
4 36 (15.58%) Gradle
5 32 (13.85%) Subversion
6 25 (10.82%) Bitbucket
6 25 (10.82%) Selenium
7 21 (9.09%) Ant
7 21 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 21 (9.09%) TeamCity
8 16 (6.93%) Cucumber
9 12 (5.19%) Eclipse
9 12 (5.19%) GitLab
9 12 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (4.76%) IntelliJ
10 11 (4.76%) PhpStorm
11 10 (4.33%) Grunt
11 10 (4.33%) JUnit
12 8 (3.46%) Mercurial
12 8 (3.46%) webpack
General
1 22 (9.52%) Finance
2 13 (5.63%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.76%) Banking
4 8 (3.46%) Back Office
5 7 (3.03%) Electronics
5 7 (3.03%) Marketing
5 7 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 165 (71.43%) Developer
2 66 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 18 (7.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (7.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (6.93%) .NET Developer
5 13 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (5.63%) Senior Developer
5 13 (5.63%) Software Engineer
6 12 (5.19%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (4.76%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.33%) Architect
8 10 (4.33%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (4.33%) PHP Developer
8 10 (4.33%) Software Developer
9 9 (3.90%) Agile Developer
9 9 (3.90%) Node.js Developer
9 9 (3.90%) Python Developer
10 8 (3.46%) AWS DevOps
10 8 (3.46%) Senior DevOps
10 8 (3.46%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (35.93%) HTML
2 69 (29.87%) CSS
3 68 (29.44%) Web Services
4 59 (25.54%) Spring
5 47 (20.35%) SOAP
6 46 (19.91%) REST
7 45 (19.48%) RESTful
8 43 (18.61%) AngularJS
9 39 (16.88%) jQuery
10 36 (15.58%) .NET
11 31 (13.42%) Node.js
12 30 (12.99%) XML
13 29 (12.55%) HTML5
13 29 (12.55%) React
14 24 (10.39%) Hibernate
14 24 (10.39%) JSON
15 21 (9.09%) EJB
16 20 (8.66%) Struts
17 18 (7.79%) ASP.NET
18 17 (7.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.23%) User Experience
2 11 (4.76%) Cloud Native
3 9 (3.90%) iPad
4 8 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.16%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.16%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.73%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.30%) RIA
7 3 (1.30%) Web 2.0
8 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.87%) Fintech
9 1 (0.43%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.43%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.43%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 68 (29.44%) Linux
2 22 (9.52%) CentOS
2 22 (9.52%) Unix
3 19 (8.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.03%) Android
5 6 (2.60%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.16%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.16%) Windows
7 3 (1.30%) VMS
7 3 (1.30%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.87%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.87%) Debian
8 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.43%) Solaris
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (61.04%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (22.94%) TDD
4 50 (21.65%) Test Automation
5 47 (20.35%) Scrum
6 45 (19.48%) DevOps
7 37 (16.02%) MVC
8 31 (13.42%) Web Development
9 30 (12.99%) BDD
9 30 (12.99%) Microservices
10 29 (12.55%) E-Commerce
11 26 (11.26%) Continuous Deployment
11 26 (11.26%) Software Engineering
12 19 (8.23%) User Stories
13 18 (7.79%) Front End Development
14 16 (6.93%) Configuration Management
15 15 (6.49%) Kanban
16 14 (6.06%) Unit Testing
17 12 (5.19%) RAD
18 11 (4.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 114 (49.35%) Java
1 114 (49.35%) JavaScript
2 63 (27.27%) SQL
3 41 (17.75%) Python
4 36 (15.58%) C#
5 27 (11.69%) PHP
6 16 (6.93%) Groovy
7 15 (6.49%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.46%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.03%) Kotlin
9 7 (3.03%) Scala
10 5 (2.16%) Perl
10 5 (2.16%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.73%) C
11 4 (1.73%) ES6
11 4 (1.73%) Ruby
12 3 (1.30%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.30%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.30%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (8.23%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.63%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.16%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.30%) Degree
5 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.09%) QA
2 4 (1.73%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.43%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) WCAG
System Software
1 39 (16.88%) Docker
2 6 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.30%) HDFS
3 3 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.43%) iptables
5 1 (0.43%) Varnish
5 1 (0.43%) vCloud
5 1 (0.43%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.43%) vSphere
5 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (8.23%) Ansible
2 13 (5.63%) Kubernetes
3 11 (4.76%) Puppet
4 10 (4.33%) Rancher
5 6 (2.60%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 6 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.60%) Terraform
6 3 (1.30%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (1.30%) Kibana
6 3 (1.30%) Nagios
7 2 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.87%) Icinga
7 2 (0.87%) logstash
8 1 (0.43%) Bcfg2
8 1 (0.43%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.43%) Grafana
8 1 (0.43%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (7.36%) Oracle
2 14 (6.06%) IBM
3 13 (5.63%) hybris
4 12 (5.19%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.76%) Atlassian
5 11 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.03%) SAP
6 7 (3.03%) VMware
7 5 (2.16%) Citrix
8 3 (1.30%) ATG
8 3 (1.30%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.30%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.30%) Talend
8 3 (1.30%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.87%) Apple
9 2 (0.87%) Google
10 1 (0.43%) Borland
10 1 (0.43%) ESRI
10 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.43%) Zend