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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Git Distributed Version Control System
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 20 18 24
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.48% 4.12% 2.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.08% 28.57% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £550 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +15.71% -22.22%  

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 13 14 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 10.74% 14.43% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 11
Median daily rate £450 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £302 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing Git (software) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) Application Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management

Git (software)
Top Related 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Appium
2 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) CentOS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Application Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) AppDynamics
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (50.00%) hybris
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) PagerDuty
Watford, Hertfordshire
Whitby Munn
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago