Period
to 18 August 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 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
England > South West
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 50 71
Rank change year-on-year +13 +21 +11
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 289 221 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.25% 4.03% 2.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.42% 22.48% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 133 128
South West median daily rate £400 £405 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +4.52% +3.33%
10th Percentile £320 £311 £282
90th Percentile £527 £480 £488
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 4
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £45.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.19% +21.33% -12.79%
10th Percentile £35.25 £35.00 £32.50
90th Percentile £46.75 £58.25 £41.58
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +10.71%

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 1,017 983 915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.47% 17.94% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 591 613
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £301 £304 £282
90th Percentile £538 £501 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 57
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88% +7.26%
10th Percentile £35.25 £34.40 £32.50
90th Percentile £50.38 £53.75 £46.52
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £42.45
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.83% +13.20%

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 August 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 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
Bristol +12 111 £400 - 65
Wiltshire +27 53 £425 +6.25% 22
Gloucestershire +4 31 £375 +12.78% 9
Devon -3 29 £475 +7.10% 35
Dorset +5 26 £435 +2.65% 26
Somerset -11 19 £400 -0.62% 26
Cornwall -5 2 £363 - 8
Git (software)
England

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

1 176 (60.90%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (38.06%) JavaScript
3 98 (33.91%) Jenkins
4 96 (33.22%) HTML
5 95 (32.87%) Java
6 81 (28.03%) CSS
7 80 (27.68%) JIRA
8 79 (27.34%) DevOps
8 79 (27.34%) Test Automation
9 78 (26.99%) Docker
10 72 (24.91%) Linux
11 67 (23.18%) Selenium
12 63 (21.80%) Scrum
13 62 (21.45%) C#
14 59 (20.42%) SQL
15 58 (20.07%) .NET
15 58 (20.07%) Finance
16 54 (18.69%) Microservices
16 54 (18.69%) Problem-Solving
17 53 (18.34%) Amazon AWS
17 53 (18.34%) Continuous Integration
18 51 (17.65%) HTML5
18 51 (17.65%) Cucumber
19 50 (17.30%) Web Development
20 47 (16.26%) SQL Server
21 46 (15.92%) Maven
21 46 (15.92%) React
22 45 (15.57%) XML
23 42 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
23 42 (14.53%) Kubernetes

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 40 (13.84%) Confluence
2 10 (3.46%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (2.42%) CMS
4 7 (2.42%) WordPress
5 6 (2.08%) Mule
6 5 (1.73%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.73%) Drupal
6 5 (1.73%) IIS
6 5 (1.73%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.04%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.04%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.69%) JBoss
8 2 (0.69%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.69%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.69%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.35%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.35%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.69%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 53 (18.34%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (13.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (10.03%) npm
4 25 (8.65%) NuGet
5 14 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (4.50%) GitHub
6 13 (4.50%) Sauce Labs
7 8 (2.77%) OpenShift
8 7 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (2.42%) Slack
9 5 (1.73%) PaaS
10 4 (1.38%) SaaS
11 2 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.69%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.69%) IaaS
11 2 (0.69%) Trello
12 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.92%) HTTP
2 12 (4.15%) Firewall
3 8 (2.77%) Kerberos
3 8 (2.77%) Network Security
4 7 (2.42%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.38%) DNS
5 4 (1.38%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (1.38%) SMS
6 3 (1.04%) OpenVPN
6 3 (1.04%) SSH
6 3 (1.04%) SSL
7 2 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.69%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.69%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.35%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.35%) DHCP
8 1 (0.35%) FTP
8 1 (0.35%) Intranet
8 1 (0.35%) IPsec
8 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (16.26%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.38%) MySQL
3 22 (7.61%) Hadoop
4 16 (5.54%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.50%) MongoDB
6 12 (4.15%) Big Data
7 10 (3.46%) DB2
8 9 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.77%) MarkLogic
10 6 (2.08%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.73%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.38%) Apache Accumulo
12 4 (1.38%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.38%) DTS
13 3 (1.04%) HBase
13 3 (1.04%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 98 (33.91%) Jenkins
2 80 (27.68%) JIRA
3 67 (23.18%) Selenium
4 51 (17.65%) Cucumber
5 46 (15.92%) Maven
6 40 (13.84%) Bitbucket
6 40 (13.84%) TeamCity
7 30 (10.38%) Ant
8 27 (9.34%) Artifactory
9 25 (8.65%) JUnit
9 25 (8.65%) SpecFlow
10 24 (8.30%) SonarQube
11 22 (7.61%) Eclipse
11 22 (7.61%) NUnit
12 20 (6.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 20 (6.92%) JMeter
13 15 (5.19%) GitLab
13 15 (5.19%) Gradle
13 15 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (4.84%) XMLUnit
General
1 58 (20.07%) Finance
2 24 (8.30%) Banking
3 14 (4.84%) Back Office
4 7 (2.42%) Advertising
5 5 (1.73%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.38%) Electronics
6 4 (1.38%) Marketing
6 4 (1.38%) Retail
6 4 (1.38%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.04%) Legal
8 2 (0.69%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.35%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Law
9 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (55.02%) Developer
2 41 (14.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (12.46%) Java Developer
4 21 (7.27%) .NET Developer
5 20 (6.92%) PHP Developer
6 18 (6.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 16 (5.54%) Web Developer
8 15 (5.19%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (4.84%) Analyst
10 13 (4.50%) Build Engineer
10 13 (4.50%) React Developer
10 13 (4.50%) Test Analyst
11 12 (4.15%) UI Developer
12 11 (3.81%) Automation Tester
12 11 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
12 11 (3.81%) Tester
13 10 (3.46%) Automation Test Analyst
13 10 (3.46%) AWS Engineer
13 10 (3.46%) Lead Developer
13 10 (3.46%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (33.22%) HTML
2 81 (28.03%) CSS
3 58 (20.07%) .NET
4 51 (17.65%) HTML5
5 46 (15.92%) React
6 45 (15.57%) XML
7 42 (14.53%) AngularJS
7 42 (14.53%) REST
8 41 (14.19%) Spring
9 30 (10.38%) JSON
9 30 (10.38%) Node.js
10 29 (10.03%) Gherkin
11 28 (9.69%) Sass
12 27 (9.34%) CSS3
13 26 (9.00%) .NET Framework
14 24 (8.30%) jQuery
15 23 (7.96%) ASP.NET
15 23 (7.96%) Entity Framework
16 20 (6.92%) Redux
16 20 (6.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (11.07%) Self-Motivation
3 20 (6.92%) User Experience
4 15 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (3.46%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (2.08%) RIA
7 5 (1.73%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.38%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.38%) NHS
9 3 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.69%) Fintech
10 2 (0.69%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.35%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 72 (24.91%) Linux
2 29 (10.03%) Unix
3 19 (6.57%) CentOS
4 10 (3.46%) Windows
5 9 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.08%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.38%) Debian
8 3 (1.04%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.35%) Android
9 1 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (60.90%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (27.34%) DevOps
2 79 (27.34%) Test Automation
3 63 (21.80%) Scrum
4 54 (18.69%) Microservices
4 54 (18.69%) Problem-Solving
5 53 (18.34%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (17.30%) Web Development
7 40 (13.84%) TDD
8 39 (13.49%) MVC
9 38 (13.15%) Front End Development
10 32 (11.07%) Configuration Management
11 30 (10.38%) Unit Testing
12 29 (10.03%) BDD
12 29 (10.03%) Software Engineering
13 20 (6.92%) OO
14 17 (5.88%) Migration
15 16 (5.54%) SDLC
16 15 (5.19%) Strategic Thinking
17 14 (4.84%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (38.06%) JavaScript
2 95 (32.87%) Java
3 62 (21.45%) C#
4 59 (20.42%) SQL
5 38 (13.15%) PHP
6 35 (12.11%) Python
7 18 (6.23%) Bash Shell
8 17 (5.88%) C
9 15 (5.19%) Java 8
10 12 (4.15%) Perl
11 10 (3.46%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.77%) Embedded C
13 6 (2.08%) ES6
13 6 (2.08%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.08%) Ruby
14 5 (1.73%) C++
14 5 (1.73%) Scala
15 4 (1.38%) Groovy
15 4 (1.38%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (10.38%) Security Cleared
2 23 (7.96%) Degree
3 17 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.77%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.73%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.04%) ISEB
7 1 (0.35%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.35%) HND
7 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.73%) Data Quality
1 5 (1.73%) QA
2 4 (1.38%) GDPR
2 4 (1.38%) PMO
3 1 (0.35%) GCP
3 1 (0.35%) MISRA
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 78 (26.99%) Docker
2 7 (2.42%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.69%) Ceph
4 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.35%) Firmware
5 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (14.53%) Kubernetes
2 38 (13.15%) Ansible
3 28 (9.69%) Puppet
4 12 (4.15%) Terraform
5 9 (3.11%) Grafana
5 9 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.38%) FreeIPA
7 3 (1.04%) SELinux
8 2 (0.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.69%) Nagios
8 2 (0.69%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.69%) SCCM
8 2 (0.69%) SCOM
8 2 (0.69%) WSUS
9 1 (0.35%) Kibana
9 1 (0.35%) logstash
9 1 (0.35%) Oozie
9 1 (0.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 34 (11.76%) Oracle
2 23 (7.96%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.57%) Red Hat
4 15 (5.19%) Splunk
5 12 (4.15%) Atlassian
6 11 (3.81%) Sitecore
6 11 (3.81%) Zend
7 10 (3.46%) MuleSoft
8 8 (2.77%) AppDynamics
9 7 (2.42%) Guidewire
9 7 (2.42%) Veracode
10 6 (2.08%) Apigee
10 6 (2.08%) Cadence
11 5 (1.73%) Freescale
11 5 (1.73%) Hortonworks
11 5 (1.73%) Motorola
12 4 (1.38%) Black Duck
12 4 (1.38%) CA Agile Central
12 4 (1.38%) hybris
12 4 (1.38%) SAP