The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 3 months to 28 June 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 16 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12  
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 12 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.23% 3.70% 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 42.86% 31.25% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Median daily rate £300 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 - £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% +14.28%  

Git (software) is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 28 16 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 16.87% 11.85% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 14
Median daily rate £425 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.66% -17.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Watford

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Watford

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Watford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) JIRA
4 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (26.67%) BDD
5 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (26.67%) CSS3
5 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (26.67%) J2EE
5 4 (26.67%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) Unix
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) MVC
5 4 (26.67%) Subversion
5 4 (26.67%) Games
6 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) IBM
6 3 (20.00%) NHS

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) MQSeries
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
3 3 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (13.33%) Appium
4 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (13.33%) JUnit
4 2 (13.33%) Log4j
4 2 (13.33%) Maven
4 2 (13.33%) Mockito
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
4 2 (13.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.67%) Gatling
5 1 (6.67%) Grunt
5 1 (6.67%) gulp
5 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
5 1 (6.67%) webpack
General
1 4 (26.67%) Games
2 3 (20.00%) Interactive Media
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) CSS3
4 4 (26.67%) J2EE
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (26.67%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (20.00%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) Spring Boot
6 2 (13.33%) Spring Security
6 2 (13.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) NHS
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) CentOS
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (13.33%) HPUX
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 4 (26.67%) BDD
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Application Performance Management
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (20.00%) DevOps
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Task Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (13.33%) Dependency Management
6 2 (13.33%) Kanban
6 2 (13.33%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (13.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) ES6
5 1 (6.67%) Groovy
5 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Ansible
1 3 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (20.00%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) AppDynamics
1 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
1 3 (20.00%) PagerDuty
2 2 (13.33%) Talend
3 1 (6.67%) hybris
3 1 (6.67%) New Relic