Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 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
England > South West
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 46 71
Rank change year-on-year +15 +25 -8
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 261 218 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.24% 4.16% 2.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.84% 22.47% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 118 135
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £275
90th Percentile £551 £476 £475
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 3
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.43% -
10th Percentile £35.25 £35.50 £32.50
90th Percentile £46.75 £51.75 £39.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +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 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 905 970 838
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.18% 18.51% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 570 536
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £313 £280 £288
90th Percentile £563 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 44 64
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +13.67%
10th Percentile £35.25 £35.90 £31.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £50.68
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.80% -1.76% +14.74%

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 18 June 2018.

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)
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 18 June 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
Bristol +1 70 £425 +18.06% 55
Devon +22 58 £485 +14.12% 19
Wiltshire +18 45 £479 +19.69% 15
Somerset +2 30 £500 +25.00% 15
Dorset -4 19 £435 +8.75% 26
Gloucestershire +1 18 £375 -6.25% 22
Cornwall +1 5 £363 - 15
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 West region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 157 (60.15%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (43.68%) Jenkins
3 113 (43.30%) Java
4 92 (35.25%) Docker
5 85 (32.57%) Linux
6 83 (31.80%) JavaScript
7 81 (31.03%) JIRA
8 77 (29.50%) Ansible
9 69 (26.44%) DevOps
9 69 (26.44%) HTML
10 67 (25.67%) Amazon AWS
11 66 (25.29%) Continuous Integration
12 64 (24.52%) Security Cleared
12 64 (24.52%) Python
13 63 (24.14%) CSS
14 58 (22.22%) Maven
15 52 (19.92%) SC Cleared
16 50 (19.16%) Test Automation
16 50 (19.16%) Artifactory
17 49 (18.77%) Unix
18 48 (18.39%) Microservices
19 46 (17.62%) Finance
20 45 (17.24%) Puppet
21 44 (16.86%) TDD
22 43 (16.48%) Confluence
22 43 (16.48%) HTML5
23 41 (15.71%) XML
24 40 (15.33%) REST
25 39 (14.94%) React
26 36 (13.79%) Spring

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 43 (16.48%) Confluence
2 16 (6.13%) WebSphere
3 11 (4.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (2.68%) WordPress
5 6 (2.30%) SAS
5 6 (2.30%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.92%) IIS
6 5 (1.92%) Mule
6 5 (1.92%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.53%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.15%) CloudStack
8 3 (1.15%) CMS
8 3 (1.15%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.77%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.38%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.38%) nginx
10 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 67 (25.67%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.13%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (5.36%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (5.36%) AWS Lambda
4 14 (5.36%) Serverless
5 13 (4.98%) Amazon S3
6 12 (4.60%) GitHub
7 11 (4.21%) OpenShift
7 11 (4.21%) PaaS
8 9 (3.45%) npm
9 8 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (3.07%) NuGet
9 8 (3.07%) Sauce Labs
10 5 (1.92%) IaaS
11 4 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (1.53%) SaaS
12 2 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.77%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.77%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.64%) Firewall
2 24 (9.20%) Network Security
3 22 (8.43%) Kerberos
4 6 (2.30%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.92%) HTTP
6 4 (1.53%) SMS
7 3 (1.15%) SSH
8 2 (0.77%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.77%) SSL
8 2 (0.77%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.77%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.38%) DHCP
9 1 (0.38%) DNS
9 1 (0.38%) FTP
9 1 (0.38%) Intranet
9 1 (0.38%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.26%) Hadoop
2 20 (7.66%) SQL Server
3 19 (7.28%) MySQL
4 17 (6.51%) MongoDB
5 16 (6.13%) DB2
6 14 (5.36%) Relational Database
7 12 (4.60%) Big Data
8 10 (3.83%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (3.45%) RDBMS
10 8 (3.07%) NoSQL
11 7 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.53%) Amazon Aurora
13 4 (1.53%) DTS
13 4 (1.53%) Pentaho
14 3 (1.15%) Apache Accumulo
14 3 (1.15%) Redis
15 2 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.77%) Cosmos DB
15 2 (0.77%) HBase
Development Applications
1 114 (43.68%) Jenkins
2 81 (31.03%) JIRA
3 58 (22.22%) Maven
4 50 (19.16%) Artifactory
5 36 (13.79%) TeamCity
6 33 (12.64%) Cucumber
7 32 (12.26%) Ant
8 31 (11.88%) Selenium
9 26 (9.96%) Bitbucket
9 26 (9.96%) Eclipse
10 19 (7.28%) Sonatype Nexus
11 18 (6.90%) Gradle
12 14 (5.36%) GitLab
13 13 (4.98%) SonarQube
14 12 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (4.60%) JMeter
15 10 (3.83%) NUnit
15 10 (3.83%) Vagrant
16 9 (3.45%) JUnit
17 8 (3.07%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (17.62%) Finance
2 30 (11.49%) Banking
3 8 (3.07%) Back Office
4 5 (1.92%) Legal
5 4 (1.53%) Retail
6 3 (1.15%) Billing
7 2 (0.77%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (55.17%) Developer
2 39 (14.94%) Java Developer
3 36 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (6.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (6.13%) Full Stack Developer
5 15 (5.75%) React Developer
6 14 (5.36%) Administrator
6 14 (5.36%) Python Developer
7 13 (4.98%) .NET Developer
8 12 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (4.21%) Automation Tester
9 11 (4.21%) Senior Developer
9 11 (4.21%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (4.21%) Tester
10 10 (3.83%) Software Engineer
11 9 (3.45%) Build Engineer
12 8 (3.07%) Cloud Engineer
12 8 (3.07%) PHP Developer
12 8 (3.07%) Software Developer
12 8 (3.07%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (26.44%) HTML
2 63 (24.14%) CSS
3 43 (16.48%) HTML5
4 41 (15.71%) XML
5 40 (15.33%) REST
6 39 (14.94%) React
7 36 (13.79%) Spring
8 34 (13.03%) Web Services
9 31 (11.88%) .NET
10 30 (11.49%) CSS3
11 29 (11.11%) AngularJS
12 27 (10.34%) SOAP
13 22 (8.43%) DHTML
14 21 (8.05%) Hibernate
15 20 (7.66%) jQuery
15 20 (7.66%) LDAP
16 19 (7.28%) Sass
17 18 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 17 (6.51%) Elastic Stack
18 17 (6.51%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.13%) User Experience
2 14 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.30%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.30%) RIA
6 5 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.92%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.53%) NHS
8 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.15%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.77%) iPad
9 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.38%) Contactless
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.38%) Fintech
10 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 85 (32.57%) Linux
2 49 (18.77%) Unix
3 27 (10.34%) CentOS
4 11 (4.21%) Windows
5 7 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.68%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.15%) Debian
7 1 (0.38%) Android
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (60.15%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (26.44%) DevOps
3 66 (25.29%) Continuous Integration
4 50 (19.16%) Test Automation
5 48 (18.39%) Microservices
6 44 (16.86%) TDD
7 35 (13.41%) Configuration Management
8 33 (12.64%) Scrum
9 31 (11.88%) Front End Development
9 31 (11.88%) Open Source
10 28 (10.73%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (10.73%) Unit Testing
11 25 (9.58%) BDD
12 24 (9.20%) Web Development
13 22 (8.43%) Software Engineering
14 19 (7.28%) MVC
15 17 (6.51%) Migration
16 16 (6.13%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (6.13%) OO
17 15 (5.75%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 113 (43.30%) Java
2 83 (31.80%) JavaScript
3 64 (24.52%) Python
4 36 (13.79%) SQL
5 33 (12.64%) Ruby
6 27 (10.34%) Groovy
7 24 (9.20%) Shell Script
8 23 (8.81%) C#
9 19 (7.28%) Bash Shell
10 18 (6.90%) PHP
11 17 (6.51%) PL/SQL
12 15 (5.75%) C
13 13 (4.98%) Java 8
14 8 (3.07%) Embedded C
15 7 (2.68%) C++
16 6 (2.30%) Perl
17 4 (1.53%) R
17 4 (1.53%) Scala
18 3 (1.15%) ES6
18 3 (1.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 64 (24.52%) Security Cleared
2 52 (19.92%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.45%) Degree
4 4 (1.53%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.15%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.38%) HND
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.92%) QA
2 4 (1.53%) GDPR
2 4 (1.53%) PMO
3 3 (1.15%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.15%) GCP
4 1 (0.38%) MISRA
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 92 (35.25%) Docker
2 6 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.15%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.77%) Ceph
5 1 (0.38%) Firmware
5 1 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 77 (29.50%) Ansible
2 45 (17.24%) Puppet
3 28 (10.73%) Kubernetes
4 16 (6.13%) Nagios
5 8 (3.07%) Terraform
6 7 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.53%) Grafana
7 4 (1.53%) SELinux
8 2 (0.77%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.77%) FreeIPA
9 1 (0.38%) Packer
Vendors
1 26 (9.96%) Oracle
1 26 (9.96%) Red Hat
2 9 (3.45%) Sitecore
3 8 (3.07%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.07%) MuleSoft
4 7 (2.68%) AppDynamics
4 7 (2.68%) Splunk
5 6 (2.30%) Atlassian
5 6 (2.30%) VMware
6 5 (1.92%) Apigee
6 5 (1.92%) Freescale
6 5 (1.92%) Guidewire
6 5 (1.92%) Motorola
6 5 (1.92%) Zend
7 4 (1.53%) CA
7 4 (1.53%) hybris
7 4 (1.53%) Veracode
8 3 (1.15%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (1.15%) Hortonworks
8 3 (1.15%) SaltStack