Period
to 7 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for git-flow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited git-flow over the 6 months to 7 April 2020 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 flow
England > South West
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 187 231 188
Rank change year-on-year +44 -43 +14
Contract jobs citing git-flow 8 1 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.016% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% 0.085% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
Median daily rate £425 - £488
10th Percentile £341 - £463
90th Percentile £575 - £494
England median daily rate £495 £460 £475
% change year-on-year +7.61% -3.16% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £100.00

git-flow 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 961 1,174 862
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.71% 18.67% 16.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 746 545
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43% +7.10%
10th Percentile £331 £319 £313
90th Percentile £603 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 74 19
Median hourly rate £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £56.25
Median hourly rate £40.75 £43.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year -5.23% -3.91% +9.15%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing git-flow as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for git-flow in the South West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing git-flow in the South West.

Daily rate trend for git-flow in the South West

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Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing git-flow in the South West over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for git-flow in the South West

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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-flow within the South West region over the 6 months to 7 April 2020. 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 - 6 £400 - 2
Gloucestershire +14 2 £550 - 1
git-flow
England

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing git-flow 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-flow.

1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) OAuth
3 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) Node.js
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) Sass
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
5 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA

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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 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (25.00%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Azure
1 2 (25.00%) GCP
1 2 (25.00%) npm
1 2 (25.00%) OpenShift
1 2 (25.00%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (25.00%) SSH
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (25.00%) Gradle
3 2 (25.00%) Grunt
3 2 (25.00%) gulp
3 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (25.00%) webpack
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) OO PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Full Stack Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) Node.js
1 4 (50.00%) OAuth
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
1 4 (50.00%) Sass
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) Kafka
3 2 (25.00%) Laravel
3 2 (25.00%) OAuth2
3 2 (25.00%) OpenID
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) MVVM
4 2 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) ES6
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) PHP 7
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) GIAC
1 2 (25.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (25.00%) SANS
1 2 (25.00%) SSCP
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google
1 2 (25.00%) SAP