Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 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
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 34 56
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22 -3
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 383 260 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.08% 4.98% 3.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.05% 30.41% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 172 128
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +12.21% -6.71%
10th Percentile £314 £350 £275
90th Percentile £575 £563 £506
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
South West median hourly rate - £38.75 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.90% -4.82%
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year -5.56% +11.80% +0.63%

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 1,195 855 969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.98% 16.37% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 782 551 643
South West median daily rate £425 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% -
10th Percentile £313 £306 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £531
England median daily rate £488 £470 £434
% change year-on-year +3.72% +8.33% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 25 42
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £41.15 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.36% -0.84% -2.35%
10th Percentile £36.75 £35.50 £25.63
90th Percentile £56.50 £48.75 £53.54
England median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.29% +6.71% +2.50%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 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
Bristol -5 143 £425 +1.19% 84
Wiltshire +10 87 £471 +19.17% 24
Somerset -4 47 £470 +1.62% 31
Devon -4 40 £450 -10.00% 17
Gloucestershire +13 39 £488 +13.37% 42
Dorset +7 13 £450 +8.43% 26
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 West region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 193 (50.39%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (40.21%) JavaScript
3 145 (37.86%) Linux
4 143 (37.34%) Jenkins
5 115 (30.03%) Test Automation
6 103 (26.89%) HTML
6 103 (26.89%) Java
7 97 (25.33%) CSS
8 88 (22.98%) C#
9 85 (22.19%) DevOps
10 82 (21.41%) SQL
11 75 (19.58%) Scrum
11 75 (19.58%) Docker
12 73 (19.06%) Python
13 71 (18.54%) .NET
13 71 (18.54%) Amazon AWS
14 70 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
15 65 (16.97%) TDD
16 62 (16.19%) Finance
16 62 (16.19%) JIRA
17 60 (15.67%) Selenium
18 56 (14.62%) Problem-Solving
19 55 (14.36%) BDD
20 54 (14.10%) Security Cleared
20 54 (14.10%) React
21 53 (13.84%) Unix
22 52 (13.58%) SQL Server
23 51 (13.32%) Ansible
24 48 (12.53%) Team Foundation Server
24 48 (12.53%) JUnit

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 31 (8.09%) Confluence
2 18 (4.70%) Apache
3 13 (3.39%) CMS
4 12 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (2.61%) Mule
6 9 (2.35%) nginx
6 9 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.35%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.83%) JBoss
8 6 (1.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.57%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.31%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.31%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (1.31%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.31%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.31%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.31%) WordPress
10 4 (1.04%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.04%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (1.04%) InVision
1 4 (1.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (5.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.52%) Magento
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 71 (18.54%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (8.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (6.53%) OpenShift
4 24 (6.27%) GitHub
5 19 (4.96%) Apigee
5 19 (4.96%) npm
6 14 (3.66%) Slack
7 8 (2.09%) Serverless
8 7 (1.83%) NuGet
9 6 (1.57%) Sauce Labs
10 5 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (1.31%) PaaS
11 4 (1.04%) Office 365
12 3 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.78%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.78%) Route 53
12 3 (0.78%) SaaS
12 3 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (10.97%) HTTP
2 26 (6.79%) Firewall
3 15 (3.92%) Kerberos
3 15 (3.92%) Network Security
3 15 (3.92%) OpenLDAP
4 13 (3.39%) DNS
5 10 (2.61%) OpenVPN
6 8 (2.09%) DHCP
7 7 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (1.57%) SSH
9 4 (1.04%) Internet
9 4 (1.04%) OpenFlow
10 3 (0.78%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.78%) VPN
11 2 (0.52%) FTP
11 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.52%) IPv6
11 2 (0.52%) SMTP
11 2 (0.52%) SSL
11 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.18%) Relational Database
3 37 (9.66%) MySQL
4 22 (5.74%) Hadoop
5 17 (4.44%) GIS
6 15 (3.92%) MongoDB
7 14 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.13%) Big Data
9 10 (2.61%) MariaDB
10 9 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (2.09%) NoSQL
11 8 (2.09%) SQLite
12 7 (1.83%) Geospatial Data
12 7 (1.83%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.31%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.31%) Data Lake
13 5 (1.31%) DB2
13 5 (1.31%) HBase
14 3 (0.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 143 (37.34%) Jenkins
2 62 (16.19%) JIRA
3 60 (15.67%) Selenium
4 48 (12.53%) JUnit
4 48 (12.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (12.01%) Cucumber
6 42 (10.97%) Subversion
7 37 (9.66%) Bitbucket
8 28 (7.31%) SonarQube
9 27 (7.05%) Maven
10 23 (6.01%) Sonatype Nexus
11 18 (4.70%) Hudson
12 17 (4.44%) JMeter
13 16 (4.18%) Eclipse
13 16 (4.18%) Visual Studio Team System
14 14 (3.66%) NUnit
14 14 (3.66%) SpecFlow
14 14 (3.66%) webpack
14 14 (3.66%) WebStorm
15 12 (3.13%) Gerrit
General
1 62 (16.19%) Finance
2 26 (6.79%) Banking
2 26 (6.79%) Telecoms
3 25 (6.53%) Electronics
3 25 (6.53%) Manufacturing
3 25 (6.53%) Marketing
4 6 (1.57%) Back Office
5 5 (1.31%) Automotive
6 4 (1.04%) Advertising
7 3 (0.78%) Legal
7 3 (0.78%) Retail
8 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.26%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 232 (60.57%) Developer
2 32 (8.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (8.09%) Java Developer
4 27 (7.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 25 (6.53%) Senior Developer
6 24 (6.27%) PHP Developer
7 20 (5.22%) .NET Developer
7 20 (5.22%) Agile Developer
7 20 (5.22%) CRM Developer
7 20 (5.22%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 20 (5.22%) Microsoft Developer
8 19 (4.96%) Scala Developer
9 18 (4.70%) Full Stack Developer
10 16 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
10 16 (4.18%) Web Developer
11 15 (3.92%) UI Developer
12 13 (3.39%) Architect
13 12 (3.13%) Tester
14 11 (2.87%) Consultant
14 11 (2.87%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (26.89%) HTML
2 97 (25.33%) CSS
3 71 (18.54%) .NET
4 54 (14.10%) React
5 47 (12.27%) Node.js
6 46 (12.01%) REST
7 45 (11.75%) HTML5
8 44 (11.49%) AngularJS
9 42 (10.97%) Sass
10 41 (10.70%) RESTful
11 39 (10.18%) JSON
12 32 (8.36%) Spring
13 23 (6.01%) ASP.NET
13 23 (6.01%) Middleware
13 23 (6.01%) XML
14 22 (5.74%) Gherkin
14 22 (5.74%) Ruby on Rails
15 21 (5.48%) .NET Framework
15 21 (5.48%) Web Services
16 19 (4.96%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.83%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (4.96%) User Experience
4 18 (4.70%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (2.35%) PKI
7 8 (2.09%) Fintech
7 8 (2.09%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.31%) DataPower
9 3 (0.78%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.78%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.78%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.78%) Replication
10 2 (0.52%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.52%) iPad
10 2 (0.52%) NHS
10 2 (0.52%) Smart City
11 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 145 (37.86%) Linux
2 53 (13.84%) Unix
3 23 (6.01%) CentOS
4 21 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (3.92%) Windows
6 13 (3.39%) Android
6 13 (3.39%) Mac OS X
7 10 (2.61%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.35%) Windows Server
9 8 (2.09%) AIX
9 8 (2.09%) Solaris
10 6 (1.57%) Debian
11 5 (1.31%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.04%) VMS
12 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.52%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (50.39%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (30.03%) Test Automation
3 85 (22.19%) DevOps
4 75 (19.58%) Scrum
5 70 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (16.97%) TDD
7 56 (14.62%) Problem-Solving
8 55 (14.36%) BDD
9 43 (11.23%) Microservices
9 43 (11.23%) Web Development
10 41 (10.70%) Configuration Management
11 40 (10.44%) MVC
12 35 (9.14%) Continuous Deployment
13 32 (8.36%) Front End Development
14 31 (8.09%) Open Source
14 31 (8.09%) Responsive Web Design
15 30 (7.83%) Web Design
16 27 (7.05%) CRM
17 25 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
17 25 (6.53%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (40.21%) JavaScript
2 103 (26.89%) Java
3 88 (22.98%) C#
4 82 (21.41%) SQL
5 73 (19.06%) Python
6 38 (9.92%) Ruby
7 37 (9.66%) PHP
8 35 (9.14%) PowerShell
9 31 (8.09%) Bash Shell
10 29 (7.57%) Scala
11 14 (3.66%) ES6
12 13 (3.39%) TypeScript
13 12 (3.13%) Perl
14 11 (2.87%) Java 8
15 8 (2.09%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.83%) C
17 6 (1.57%) Apple Swift
17 6 (1.57%) PL/SQL
18 4 (1.04%) Groovy
18 4 (1.04%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 54 (14.10%) Security Cleared
2 23 (6.01%) SC Cleared
3 21 (5.48%) DV Cleared
4 18 (4.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (2.61%) Degree
6 4 (1.04%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.52%) MCAD
8 2 (0.52%) MCPD
8 2 (0.52%) MCSD
8 2 (0.52%) MCTS
9 1 (0.26%) CISSP
9 1 (0.26%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.26%) GIAC
9 1 (0.26%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.26%) MCSE
9 1 (0.26%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.53%) QA
2 4 (1.04%) PSD2
3 3 (0.78%) GDPR
4 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (19.58%) Docker
2 24 (6.27%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.31%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.04%) KVM
4 4 (1.04%) vSphere
5 3 (0.78%) NFS
5 3 (0.78%) Samba
5 3 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 51 (13.32%) Ansible
2 45 (11.75%) Kubernetes
3 21 (5.48%) Puppet
4 14 (3.66%) Terraform
5 13 (3.39%) Grafana
6 11 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (2.87%) Prometheus
7 9 (2.35%) FreeIPA
8 8 (2.09%) Red Hat Satellite
9 5 (1.31%) Kibana
10 4 (1.04%) CA Service Virtualization
11 2 (0.52%) logstash
11 2 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.52%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.26%) Consul
12 1 (0.26%) HockeyApp
12 1 (0.26%) NetIQ Identity Manager
12 1 (0.26%) Packer
12 1 (0.26%) Salt
12 1 (0.26%) Suricata
Vendors
1 34 (8.88%) Red Hat
2 27 (7.05%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.05%) Splunk
3 25 (6.53%) SAP
4 24 (6.27%) Oracle
5 19 (4.96%) Cisco
6 18 (4.70%) Google
7 17 (4.44%) Atlassian
7 17 (4.44%) VMware
8 11 (2.87%) Black Duck
9 8 (2.09%) Juniper
10 6 (1.57%) Adobe
10 6 (1.57%) hybris
10 6 (1.57%) IBM
11 5 (1.31%) AppDynamics
11 5 (1.31%) Cypress Semiconductor
11 5 (1.31%) F5
11 5 (1.31%) Ruckus Wireless
11 5 (1.31%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.04%) WooCommerce