Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 49 62
Rank change year-on-year +19 +13 +4
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 381 232 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.24% 4.20% 3.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.93% 24.95% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 147 153
South West median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £333 £310 £275
90th Percentile £550 £477 £493
England median daily rate £475 £450 £443
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.69% +4.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 1
South West median hourly rate £36.50 £47.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.16% +14.46% -1.78%
10th Percentile £35.25 £35.00 £40.75
90th Percentile £46.75 £58.75 £42.25
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%

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 1,157 930 982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.94% 16.82% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 561 679
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £563 £500 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 41
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +2.44%
10th Percentile £35.25 £32.80 £26.15
90th Percentile £50.08 £53.65 £51.60
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +16 147 £413 +3.13% 71
Wiltshire +40 84 £450 +25.44% 19
Gloucestershire +15 39 £375 +15.38% 23
Somerset +5 38 £400 -4.48% 23
Dorset +7 28 £455 +5.81% 35
Devon -6 26 £450 +2.27% 28
Cornwall -6 2 £363 - 16
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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).

1 226 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (36.48%) JavaScript
3 132 (34.65%) Jenkins
4 129 (33.86%) Linux
5 112 (29.40%) Java
6 110 (28.87%) HTML
7 100 (26.25%) Test Automation
8 95 (24.93%) CSS
9 93 (24.41%) DevOps
10 87 (22.83%) SQL
11 82 (21.52%) Docker
12 79 (20.73%) .NET
13 78 (20.47%) Scrum
14 77 (20.21%) JIRA
14 77 (20.21%) Selenium
15 74 (19.42%) C#
16 68 (17.85%) Finance
16 68 (17.85%) Amazon AWS
17 63 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
18 61 (16.01%) SQL Server
18 61 (16.01%) Problem-Solving
19 59 (15.49%) Python
19 59 (15.49%) TDD
20 58 (15.22%) React
21 57 (14.96%) Cucumber
22 56 (14.70%) HTML5
22 56 (14.70%) Ansible
23 53 (13.91%) Web Development
24 51 (13.39%) Bitbucket
24 51 (13.39%) AngularJS

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 39 (10.24%) Confluence
2 12 (3.15%) CMS
3 10 (2.62%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.84%) Mule
6 6 (1.57%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.57%) WordPress
7 5 (1.31%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.31%) Drupal
7 5 (1.31%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.05%) Apache
8 4 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.05%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.05%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.79%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.52%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.52%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.52%) JBoss
10 2 (0.52%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.52%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 12 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.52%) Magento
2 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 68 (17.85%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (12.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (9.45%) npm
4 21 (5.51%) NuGet
5 18 (4.72%) GitHub
6 15 (3.94%) OpenShift
7 14 (3.67%) Apigee
7 14 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (3.15%) Sauce Labs
9 10 (2.62%) Slack
10 7 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (1.57%) SaaS
12 5 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.79%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.79%) Route 53
14 3 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 2 (0.52%) IaaS
15 2 (0.52%) Office 365
15 2 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.56%) Firewall
2 23 (6.04%) HTTP
3 15 (3.94%) Kerberos
3 15 (3.94%) Network Security
3 15 (3.94%) OpenLDAP
4 8 (2.10%) DNS
5 6 (1.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (1.31%) DHCP
7 4 (1.05%) OpenVPN
7 4 (1.05%) SSH
8 3 (0.79%) iSCSI
8 3 (0.79%) OpenFlow
8 3 (0.79%) SMS
8 3 (0.79%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.79%) VPN
9 2 (0.52%) SSL
10 1 (0.26%) Internet
10 1 (0.26%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (16.01%) SQL Server
2 47 (12.34%) MySQL
3 27 (7.09%) Hadoop
4 24 (6.30%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.41%) MongoDB
6 10 (2.62%) Big Data
6 10 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.10%) MarkLogic
8 7 (1.84%) MariaDB
8 7 (1.84%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.84%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.57%) SQLite
10 5 (1.31%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.05%) Apache Accumulo
11 4 (1.05%) DB2
12 3 (0.79%) Cosmos DB
12 3 (0.79%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.79%) HBase
13 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 132 (34.65%) Jenkins
2 77 (20.21%) JIRA
2 77 (20.21%) Selenium
3 57 (14.96%) Cucumber
4 51 (13.39%) Bitbucket
5 43 (11.29%) Maven
6 33 (8.66%) SonarQube
7 32 (8.40%) JUnit
8 31 (8.14%) TeamCity
9 27 (7.09%) SpecFlow
10 25 (6.56%) JMeter
10 25 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (5.77%) Ant
11 22 (5.77%) Subversion
12 20 (5.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 20 (5.25%) WebStorm
13 19 (4.99%) Sonatype Nexus
14 17 (4.46%) Artifactory
14 17 (4.46%) Eclipse
14 17 (4.46%) NUnit
General
1 68 (17.85%) Finance
2 28 (7.35%) Banking
3 15 (3.94%) Manufacturing
3 15 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.67%) Electronics
4 14 (3.67%) Marketing
5 13 (3.41%) Back Office
6 7 (1.84%) Advertising
7 3 (0.79%) Retail
7 3 (0.79%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.52%) Automotive
8 2 (0.52%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 216 (56.69%) Developer
2 47 (12.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 42 (11.02%) Java Developer
4 27 (7.09%) PHP Developer
5 23 (6.04%) .NET Developer
6 22 (5.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 19 (4.99%) Web Developer
8 18 (4.72%) UI Developer
9 16 (4.20%) Full Stack Developer
9 16 (4.20%) Senior Developer
10 14 (3.67%) Analyst
11 13 (3.41%) Build Engineer
11 13 (3.41%) Test Analyst
12 12 (3.15%) React Developer
13 11 (2.89%) Architect
13 11 (2.89%) AWS Engineer
13 11 (2.89%) Consultant
13 11 (2.89%) Java Engineer
14 10 (2.62%) Lead Developer
14 10 (2.62%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (28.87%) HTML
2 95 (24.93%) CSS
3 79 (20.73%) .NET
4 58 (15.22%) React
5 56 (14.70%) HTML5
6 51 (13.39%) AngularJS
7 47 (12.34%) REST
8 46 (12.07%) Node.js
9 42 (11.02%) Sass
10 37 (9.71%) Spring
11 35 (9.19%) JSON
12 34 (8.92%) XML
13 28 (7.35%) .NET Framework
13 28 (7.35%) ASP.NET
14 27 (7.09%) RESTful
15 26 (6.82%) jQuery
16 25 (6.56%) Gherkin
17 24 (6.30%) ASP.NET Web API
17 24 (6.30%) Entity Framework
17 24 (6.30%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.40%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (5.51%) User Experience
5 17 (4.46%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (2.36%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.84%) Fintech
8 6 (1.57%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.05%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.79%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.79%) NHS
10 3 (0.79%) PKI
10 3 (0.79%) Replication
11 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (0.52%) Smart City
12 1 (0.26%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 129 (33.86%) Linux
2 49 (12.86%) Unix
3 30 (7.87%) CentOS
4 18 (4.72%) Windows
5 12 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.62%) Android
7 9 (2.36%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.10%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.84%) Debian
9 7 (1.84%) Windows Server
10 5 (1.31%) AIX
10 5 (1.31%) Solaris
11 4 (1.05%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.05%) VMS
12 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (26.25%) Test Automation
3 93 (24.41%) DevOps
4 78 (20.47%) Scrum
5 63 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
6 61 (16.01%) Problem-Solving
7 59 (15.49%) TDD
8 53 (13.91%) Web Development
9 47 (12.34%) Microservices
10 46 (12.07%) BDD
11 41 (10.76%) MVC
12 36 (9.45%) Front End Development
13 34 (8.92%) Software Engineering
14 30 (7.87%) Configuration Management
14 30 (7.87%) Unit Testing
15 23 (6.04%) OO
16 22 (5.77%) Migration
17 18 (4.72%) Digital Transformation Programme
18 17 (4.46%) E-Commerce
18 17 (4.46%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 139 (36.48%) JavaScript
2 112 (29.40%) Java
3 87 (22.83%) SQL
4 74 (19.42%) C#
5 59 (15.49%) Python
6 47 (12.34%) PHP
7 28 (7.35%) Bash Shell
8 24 (6.30%) PowerShell
9 20 (5.25%) C
9 20 (5.25%) Perl
10 17 (4.46%) Java 8
11 13 (3.41%) Ruby
12 12 (3.15%) Scala
13 11 (2.89%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.36%) PL/SQL
15 8 (2.10%) ES6
16 7 (1.84%) Embedded C
17 6 (1.57%) C++
17 6 (1.57%) TypeScript
18 3 (0.79%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 46 (12.07%) Security Cleared
2 28 (7.35%) SC Cleared
3 24 (6.30%) Degree
4 9 (2.36%) DV Cleared
5 8 (2.10%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.79%) ISEB
9 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.26%) CCNA
9 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
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%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.26%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.26%) SANS
9 1 (0.26%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.51%) QA
2 5 (1.31%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.52%) GDPR
3 2 (0.52%) PMO
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) PSD2
System Software
1 82 (21.52%) Docker
2 24 (6.30%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.57%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (1.31%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.05%) vSphere
6 3 (0.79%) KVM
6 3 (0.79%) NFS
6 3 (0.79%) Samba
6 3 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 56 (14.70%) Ansible
2 47 (12.34%) Kubernetes
3 31 (8.14%) Puppet
4 19 (4.99%) Terraform
5 15 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (2.36%) Grafana
7 5 (1.31%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.52%) CA Service Virtualization
8 2 (0.52%) FreeIPA
8 2 (0.52%) Kibana
8 2 (0.52%) logstash
8 2 (0.52%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.52%) SCCM
8 2 (0.52%) SCOM
8 2 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.52%) WSUS
9 1 (0.26%) Packer
9 1 (0.26%) Salt
9 1 (0.26%) SELinux
9 1 (0.26%) Suricata
Vendors
1 34 (8.92%) Microsoft
1 34 (8.92%) Oracle
2 33 (8.66%) Red Hat
3 23 (6.04%) Splunk
4 20 (5.25%) Atlassian
5 15 (3.94%) Cisco
6 14 (3.67%) SAP
7 12 (3.15%) VMware
8 11 (2.89%) Sitecore
9 10 (2.62%) AppDynamics
9 10 (2.62%) MuleSoft
9 10 (2.62%) Zend
10 8 (2.10%) Google
11 7 (1.84%) Guidewire
11 7 (1.84%) Juniper
11 7 (1.84%) Veracode
12 6 (1.57%) Cadence
12 6 (1.57%) hybris
13 5 (1.31%) Freescale
13 5 (1.31%) Motorola