Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 57 52
Rank change year-on-year +24 -5 +5
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 264 188 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.02% 3.52% 3.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.66% 19.36% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 130 176
South West median daily rate £425 £379 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.21% -8.95% +3.35%
10th Percentile £351 £275 £313
90th Percentile £563 £506 £530
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
South West median hourly rate £38.75 £39.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.90% -4.82% -4.60%
10th Percentile £35.63 £33.20 £38.00
90th Percentile £42.88 £41.95 £44.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +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 861 971 971
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.36% 18.18% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 649 699
South West median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £297
90th Percentile £550 £532 £500
England median daily rate £470 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +9.30% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 43 58
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £41.50 £41.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.84% -0.72% +4.50%
10th Percentile £35.50 £26.25 £31.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.50 £45.55
England median hourly rate £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.10% +2.50% +8.11%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +20 110 £425 +18.06% 46
Somerset +12 47 £463 +31.30% 17
Devon +15 45 £500 +13.64% 20
Wiltshire +1 27 £395 -4.18% 8
Dorset +3 14 £415 +3.75% 28
Gloucestershire +13 8 £430 +6.17% 15
Cornwall - 3 - - 5
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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).

1 161 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (45.45%) Java
2 120 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 102 (38.64%) JavaScript
4 97 (36.74%) Linux
5 83 (31.44%) HTML
6 74 (28.03%) Continuous Integration
7 73 (27.65%) Docker
8 72 (27.27%) CSS
9 69 (26.14%) SQL
10 64 (24.24%) Web Services
10 64 (24.24%) Python
10 64 (24.24%) Maven
11 61 (23.11%) DevOps
12 60 (22.73%) JIRA
13 54 (20.45%) TDD
13 54 (20.45%) Ansible
14 50 (18.94%) Spring
15 47 (17.80%) Security Cleared
16 45 (17.05%) Unix
17 44 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
17 44 (16.67%) REST
18 43 (16.29%) Scrum
19 41 (15.53%) SOAP
20 40 (15.15%) AngularJS
21 39 (14.77%) SC Cleared
21 39 (14.77%) Test Automation
21 39 (14.77%) RESTful
22 35 (13.26%) Microservices
22 35 (13.26%) .NET

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 20 (7.58%) Confluence
2 14 (5.30%) Mule
3 13 (4.92%) CMS
4 10 (3.79%) JBoss
5 9 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (3.41%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.65%) Apache
6 7 (2.65%) Apache Spark
6 7 (2.65%) SAS
7 6 (2.27%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.89%) IIS
8 5 (1.89%) Kentico
8 5 (1.89%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.52%) Alfresco
9 4 (1.52%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.52%) Drupal
10 3 (1.14%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (1.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.38%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 44 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (8.71%) GitHub
3 19 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (5.68%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (5.68%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (5.30%) AWS Lambda
5 14 (5.30%) Serverless
6 9 (3.41%) Amazon S3
6 9 (3.41%) PaaS
7 5 (1.89%) IaaS
8 4 (1.52%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (1.14%) SaaS
10 1 (0.38%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.38%) Firebase
10 1 (0.38%) Google Play
10 1 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.38%) npm
10 1 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.85%) Firewall
2 20 (7.58%) Network Security
3 18 (6.82%) Kerberos
4 10 (3.79%) SMS
5 4 (1.52%) HTTP
5 4 (1.52%) SSL
6 3 (1.14%) Internet
6 3 (1.14%) Intranet
7 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.38%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.74%) MySQL
2 27 (10.23%) Relational Database
3 25 (9.47%) Hadoop
4 21 (7.95%) MongoDB
5 19 (7.20%) SQL Server
6 17 (6.44%) NoSQL
7 13 (4.92%) RDBMS
8 11 (4.17%) DB2
9 10 (3.79%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.27%) Big Data
11 6 (2.27%) Redis
12 5 (1.89%) Amazon Aurora
12 5 (1.89%) Pentaho
13 4 (1.52%) HBase
14 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.76%) Neo4j
15 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 1 (0.38%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 120 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 64 (24.24%) Maven
3 60 (22.73%) JIRA
4 29 (10.98%) Gradle
5 24 (9.09%) Bitbucket
6 23 (8.71%) Subversion
7 22 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 22 (8.33%) TeamCity
8 21 (7.95%) Ant
9 20 (7.58%) Artifactory
9 20 (7.58%) Selenium
10 19 (7.20%) Eclipse
11 17 (6.44%) Sonatype Nexus
12 12 (4.55%) Cucumber
12 12 (4.55%) GitLab
13 11 (4.17%) PhpStorm
13 11 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (3.79%) Grunt
14 10 (3.79%) Vagrant
15 9 (3.41%) JUnit
General
1 21 (7.95%) Finance
2 15 (5.68%) Banking
3 14 (5.30%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.79%) Back Office
5 8 (3.03%) Electronics
5 8 (3.03%) Marketing
5 8 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.76%) Billing
7 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 178 (67.42%) Developer
2 58 (21.97%) Java Developer
3 29 (10.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (7.20%) Senior Developer
5 18 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 15 (5.68%) .NET Developer
6 15 (5.68%) Python Developer
7 14 (5.30%) Software Developer
8 13 (4.92%) Software Engineer
9 12 (4.55%) Administrator
10 11 (4.17%) Web Developer
11 10 (3.79%) AWS Engineer
11 10 (3.79%) Consultant
11 10 (3.79%) Node.js Developer
11 10 (3.79%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (3.79%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (3.41%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (3.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 9 (3.41%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (31.44%) HTML
2 72 (27.27%) CSS
3 64 (24.24%) Web Services
4 50 (18.94%) Spring
5 44 (16.67%) REST
6 41 (15.53%) SOAP
7 40 (15.15%) AngularJS
8 39 (14.77%) RESTful
9 35 (13.26%) .NET
10 34 (12.88%) jQuery
11 31 (11.74%) HTML5
12 30 (11.36%) Node.js
13 29 (10.98%) XML
14 24 (9.09%) Hibernate
14 24 (9.09%) React
15 19 (7.20%) JSON
16 18 (6.82%) LDAP
17 17 (6.44%) .NET Framework
17 17 (6.44%) CSS3
17 17 (6.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.95%) User Experience
2 11 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.03%) iPad
4 7 (2.65%) Cloud Native
5 6 (2.27%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.52%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.14%) RIA
8 3 (1.14%) Web 2.0
9 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.76%) Fintech
9 2 (0.76%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.76%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.38%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.38%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 97 (36.74%) Linux
2 45 (17.05%) Unix
3 33 (12.50%) CentOS
4 11 (4.17%) Windows
5 10 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.65%) Android
7 5 (1.89%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.89%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.14%) VMS
8 3 (1.14%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.76%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.38%) Debian
10 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (28.03%) Continuous Integration
3 61 (23.11%) DevOps
4 54 (20.45%) TDD
5 43 (16.29%) Scrum
6 39 (14.77%) Test Automation
7 35 (13.26%) Microservices
7 35 (13.26%) MVC
8 28 (10.61%) Web Development
9 27 (10.23%) BDD
10 25 (9.47%) E-Commerce
11 23 (8.71%) Continuous Deployment
11 23 (8.71%) Software Engineering
11 23 (8.71%) Unit Testing
12 19 (7.20%) Configuration Management
12 19 (7.20%) Continuous Delivery
12 19 (7.20%) Front End Development
13 17 (6.44%) Kanban
13 17 (6.44%) Open Source
13 17 (6.44%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 120 (45.45%) Java
2 102 (38.64%) JavaScript
3 69 (26.14%) SQL
4 64 (24.24%) Python
5 35 (13.26%) C#
6 29 (10.98%) Groovy
7 27 (10.23%) PHP
8 23 (8.71%) Ruby
9 17 (6.44%) Shell Script
10 16 (6.06%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.03%) Scala
12 7 (2.65%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.65%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.89%) C
13 5 (1.89%) Perl
13 5 (1.89%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.89%) R
14 4 (1.52%) C++
14 4 (1.52%) ES7
14 4 (1.52%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 47 (17.80%) Security Cleared
2 39 (14.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.76%) Degree
4 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.58%) QA
2 3 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.76%) GCP
3 2 (0.76%) WCAG
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (27.65%) Docker
2 7 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.14%) HDFS
4 3 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.76%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.38%) Varnish
6 1 (0.38%) vCloud
6 1 (0.38%) vSphere
6 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (20.45%) Ansible
2 29 (10.98%) Puppet
3 12 (4.55%) Kubernetes
3 12 (4.55%) Nagios
4 7 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.65%) Rancher
5 6 (2.27%) Terraform
6 5 (1.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 3 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (1.14%) Kibana
8 2 (0.76%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.76%) Icinga
8 2 (0.76%) logstash
9 1 (0.38%) Bcfg2
9 1 (0.38%) Grafana
9 1 (0.38%) Mesos
9 1 (0.38%) SELinux
Vendors
1 28 (10.61%) Red Hat
2 18 (6.82%) Oracle
3 12 (4.55%) Atlassian
3 12 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.17%) VMware
5 10 (3.79%) hybris
6 8 (3.03%) SAP
7 5 (1.89%) Citrix
7 5 (1.89%) IBM
8 3 (1.14%) ATG
8 3 (1.14%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.14%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.14%) Talend
8 3 (1.14%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.76%) Apple
9 2 (0.76%) Google
9 2 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.76%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.76%) Sencha
10 1 (0.38%) CA