Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 21 November 2017 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 52 40
Rank change year-on-year +28 -12 +32
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 78 56 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.55% 3.97% 5.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.89% 16.82% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 45 80
Wales median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £311
90th Percentile £588 £550 £531
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wales median hourly rate - - £58.50
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 270 333 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 22.67% 23.60% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 244 300
Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £265 £300 £299
90th Percentile £538 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 10
Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £55.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.93% +58.27% -33.81%
10th Percentile £21.87 £27.70 £19.75
90th Percentile £24.42 £59.50 £61.13
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Wales

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Wales

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Wales

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
South Wales +3 40 £450 - 4
West Wales +26 30 £525 - 2
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 60 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 59 (75.64%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (67.95%) HTML
3 53 (67.95%) CSS
4 50 (64.10%) Java
5 47 (60.26%) Node.js
6 43 (55.13%) SQL
7 42 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
8 39 (50.00%) Web Services
9 38 (48.72%) NoSQL
10 37 (47.44%) PaaS
10 37 (47.44%) RESTful
11 36 (46.15%) Open Source
12 35 (44.87%) Dropwizard
12 35 (44.87%) Serverless
12 35 (44.87%) Python
13 34 (43.59%) CQRS
14 18 (23.08%) Security Cleared
15 16 (20.51%) Responsive Web Design
16 15 (19.23%) TDD
17 14 (17.95%) Ajax
18 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
18 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared
19 12 (15.38%) JSON
19 12 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
20 11 (14.10%) SonarQube
20 11 (14.10%) gulp
20 11 (14.10%) Jenkins
20 11 (14.10%) CSS3
20 11 (14.10%) HTML5

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (6.41%) Confluence
2 2 (2.56%) Drupal
2 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.56%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.56%) SAS
3 1 (1.28%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 42 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (47.44%) PaaS
3 35 (44.87%) Serverless
4 10 (12.82%) npm
5 4 (5.13%) GitHub
6 3 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (2.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (2.56%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (2.56%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.56%) Route 53
7 2 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) DSL
2 1 (1.28%) SMS
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (48.72%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.56%) Base SAS
5 2 (2.56%) Ingres
5 2 (2.56%) MySQL
5 2 (2.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Grunt
1 11 (14.10%) gulp
1 11 (14.10%) Jenkins
1 11 (14.10%) SonarQube
2 6 (7.69%) JIRA
2 6 (7.69%) Subversion
3 5 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.13%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.85%) Gradle
5 3 (3.85%) JProfiler
5 3 (3.85%) JUnit
5 3 (3.85%) Selenium
5 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.85%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.56%) NuGet
6 2 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.56%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Banking
2 3 (3.85%) Electronics
2 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.85%) Marketing
2 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Publishing
4 1 (1.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 61 (78.21%) Developer
2 32 (41.03%) Java Developer
3 7 (8.97%) UI Developer
4 6 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) AWS Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Applications Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Agile Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Android Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Senior Agile Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (67.95%) CSS
1 53 (67.95%) HTML
2 47 (60.26%) Node.js
3 39 (50.00%) Web Services
4 37 (47.44%) RESTful
5 35 (44.87%) Dropwizard
6 14 (17.95%) Ajax
7 12 (15.38%) JSON
8 11 (14.10%) CSS3
8 11 (14.10%) HTML5
9 8 (10.26%) jQuery
10 5 (6.41%) .NET
10 5 (6.41%) D3.js
10 5 (6.41%) XML
11 4 (5.13%) J2EE
11 4 (5.13%) Sass
12 3 (3.85%) Hibernate
12 3 (3.85%) JPA
12 3 (3.85%) Spring
12 3 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.56%) User Experience
2 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Android
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (75.64%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (46.15%) Open Source
3 34 (43.59%) CQRS
4 16 (20.51%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (19.23%) TDD
6 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 11 (14.10%) Scrum
7 11 (14.10%) Unit Testing
8 10 (12.82%) Performance Optimisation
8 10 (12.82%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.69%) BDD
10 6 (7.69%) DevOps
10 6 (7.69%) Microservices
11 5 (6.41%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (6.41%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (6.41%) Software Delivery
11 5 (6.41%) Visualisation
11 5 (6.41%) Web Design
12 4 (5.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 60 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 50 (64.10%) Java
3 43 (55.13%) SQL
4 35 (44.87%) Python
5 6 (7.69%) C#
6 3 (3.85%) PHP
7 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.28%) ES6
8 1 (1.28%) Groovy
8 1 (1.28%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 12 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.28%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.28%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.28%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Ansible
2 2 (2.56%) Grafana
2 2 (2.56%) Kibana
2 2 (2.56%) Marathon
2 2 (2.56%) Mesos
2 2 (2.56%) Prometheus
2 2 (2.56%) Rundeck
2 2 (2.56%) Terraform
3 1 (1.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.28%) Puppet
3 1 (1.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Perforce
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle
3 3 (3.85%) SAP
4 2 (2.56%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.28%) Remedy