Period
to 11 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 11 December 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 21 31
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10 +22
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 41 86 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.56% 9.01% 7.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.55% 34.68% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 74 87
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £430 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% -5.26% +13.10%
10th Percentile £336 £316 £338
90th Percentile £491 £539 £638
North East median daily rate £425 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £52.00 - -
North East median hourly rate £52.00 - £45.00

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 167 248 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.63% 26.00% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 192 124
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +14.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £304
90th Percentile £522 £562 £638
North East median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £52.00 £31.75 £45.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.78% -30.72% +63.68%
10th Percentile £51.00 £27.58 £39.75
90th Percentile £53.00 £34.53 £49.00
North East median hourly rate £52.00 £31.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +63.78% -29.44% +60.71%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Git (software) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Tyne and Wear

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Git (software) in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Tyne and Wear

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Tyne and Wear

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 40 £430 -4.44% 30
Git (software)
North East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 28 (68.29%) Microservices
2 24 (58.54%) Linux
3 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (51.22%) Test Automation
5 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
6 17 (41.46%) Python
6 17 (41.46%) Shell Script
6 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
7 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (36.59%) DevOps
8 15 (36.59%) Google
9 14 (34.15%) JSON
9 14 (34.15%) HTTP
10 13 (31.71%) TDD
10 13 (31.71%) Docker
10 13 (31.71%) Kubernetes
11 12 (29.27%) Front End Development
11 12 (29.27%) GitHub
11 12 (29.27%) Kanban
11 12 (29.27%) Node.js
11 12 (29.27%) REST
11 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
11 12 (29.27%) Scrum
11 12 (29.27%) CSS
11 12 (29.27%) HTML
11 12 (29.27%) XML
12 11 (26.83%) JUnit
12 11 (26.83%) Java
12 11 (26.83%) WCAG
12 11 (26.83%) CSS3

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 6 (14.63%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) GitHub
2 10 (24.39%) Google Analytics
3 9 (21.95%) AWS
4 6 (14.63%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (14.63%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (14.63%) Amazon S3
4 6 (14.63%) OpenShift
4 6 (14.63%) Route 53
4 6 (14.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (7.32%) Azure
5 3 (7.32%) GCP
5 3 (7.32%) Serverless
6 1 (2.44%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) HTTP
2 10 (24.39%) SSL
2 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.88%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.44%) Power BI
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2019
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
2 11 (26.83%) Cucumber
2 11 (26.83%) JUnit
2 11 (26.83%) Selenium
3 10 (24.39%) Gatling
4 6 (14.63%) SonarQube
5 5 (12.20%) GitLab
5 5 (12.20%) Maven
6 2 (4.88%) JIRA
6 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.44%) git-flow
General
1 1 (2.44%) Automotive
1 1 (2.44%) Banking
1 1 (2.44%) French Language
1 1 (2.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (19.51%) Python Developer
4 6 (14.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Java Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Python Developer
7 2 (4.88%) COBOL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.44%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (2.44%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) JSON
2 12 (29.27%) CSS
2 12 (29.27%) HTML
2 12 (29.27%) Node.js
2 12 (29.27%) REST
2 12 (29.27%) XML
3 11 (26.83%) CSS3
3 11 (26.83%) HTML5
3 11 (26.83%) Play Framework
3 11 (26.83%) Sass
4 10 (24.39%) Gherkin
5 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
5 5 (12.20%) Java EE
5 5 (12.20%) Java SE
5 5 (12.20%) JPA
5 5 (12.20%) JSF
5 5 (12.20%) PrimeFaces
6 3 (7.32%) gRPC
6 3 (7.32%) Protocol Buffers
6 3 (7.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.63%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.44%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (12.20%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.88%) Android
4 2 (4.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Microservices
2 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (51.22%) Test Automation
4 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (36.59%) DevOps
6 13 (31.71%) TDD
7 12 (29.27%) Front End Development
7 12 (29.27%) Kanban
7 12 (29.27%) Scrum
7 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
8 11 (26.83%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 11 (26.83%) Build Automation
9 10 (24.39%) Analytics
9 10 (24.39%) Lean Software Development
9 10 (24.39%) Open Source
10 9 (21.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (21.95%) Line Management
10 9 (21.95%) Mentoring
10 9 (21.95%) Web Development
11 8 (19.51%) Architectural Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
1 17 (41.46%) Python
1 17 (41.46%) Shell Script
2 11 (26.83%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) Scala
3 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
3 6 (14.63%) COBOL
4 4 (9.76%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) C
5 3 (7.32%) C++
5 3 (7.32%) Go
5 3 (7.32%) SQL
5 3 (7.32%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.88%) Java 8
6 2 (4.88%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby
7 1 (2.44%) XPath
7 1 (2.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) LXC
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) Kubernetes
2 10 (24.39%) Grafana
2 10 (24.39%) Kibana
3 6 (14.63%) Ansible
3 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (14.63%) Puppet
4 2 (4.88%) Rancher
4 2 (4.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Google
2 1 (2.44%) Guidewire
2 1 (2.44%) Micro Focus
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat