Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 September 2018 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 32 57
Rank change year-on-year +4 +25 +47
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 291 215 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.68% 4.78% 3.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.41% 31.07% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 157 131
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £319 £317 £313
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 957 692 917
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.70% 15.38% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 451 528
West Midlands median daily rate £430 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +7.53% +16.25%
10th Percentile £312 £275 £270
90th Percentile £545 £575 £508
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 20
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £32.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +18.18% -12.53%
10th Percentile £21.60 £13.41 £18.93
90th Percentile £57.20 £37.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Git (software) in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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
Shropshire -15 110 £508 -7.73% 14
Birmingham +1 91 £425 +9.68% 33
Coventry +11 65 £475 +3.26% 6
Warwickshire +13 8 £500 +66.67% 5
Solihull -3 5 £400 +0.31% 6
Worcestershire - 2 £338 - 8
Staffordshire -12 1 £325 -3.70% 10
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 221 (75.95%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (51.55%) Continuous Integration
3 149 (51.20%) JavaScript
4 133 (45.70%) CSS
5 126 (43.30%) HTML
5 126 (43.30%) Scrum
6 116 (39.86%) Jenkins
7 115 (39.52%) TDD
7 115 (39.52%) Java
8 104 (35.74%) DevOps
9 98 (33.68%) Linux
10 93 (31.96%) Microsoft Azure
11 86 (29.55%) BDD
12 82 (28.18%) MVC
13 80 (27.49%) .NET
14 79 (27.15%) Spring
15 77 (26.46%) Subversion
15 77 (26.46%) Kanban
16 76 (26.12%) Test Automation
16 76 (26.12%) Microservices
17 74 (25.43%) Windows
18 73 (25.09%) C#
19 68 (23.37%) SQL Server
19 68 (23.37%) Docker
20 66 (22.68%) Web Services
21 60 (20.62%) Spring Boot
22 59 (20.27%) REST
22 59 (20.27%) ASP.NET
22 59 (20.27%) Python
22 59 (20.27%) Maven

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 33 (11.34%) Confluence
2 28 (9.62%) nginx
3 27 (9.28%) Apache
4 21 (7.22%) Tomcat
5 17 (5.84%) WebSphere
6 12 (4.12%) WebLogic
7 11 (3.78%) JBoss
8 6 (2.06%) CMS
8 6 (2.06%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.03%) IIS
11 3 (1.03%) WordPress
12 2 (0.69%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.69%) Drupal
12 2 (0.69%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.69%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.34%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Magento
2 3 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 93 (31.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (19.93%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (13.40%) GitHub
4 30 (10.31%) Google Analytics
5 23 (7.90%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (3.09%) IaaS
7 9 (3.09%) Slack
8 7 (2.41%) PaaS
9 6 (2.06%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (2.06%) npm
10 5 (1.72%) Office 365
10 5 (1.72%) Serverless
11 4 (1.37%) Heroku
12 3 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.69%) Linode
13 2 (0.69%) SaaS
13 2 (0.69%) Trello
14 1 (0.34%) Force.com
14 1 (0.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.31%) SSL
2 29 (9.97%) TCP/IP
3 23 (7.90%) HTTP
4 11 (3.78%) DNS
5 8 (2.75%) Reverse Proxy
6 7 (2.41%) Skype
7 4 (1.37%) Firewall
7 4 (1.37%) SMS
8 2 (0.69%) DHCP
8 2 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.69%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.69%) SSH
8 2 (0.69%) VPN
9 1 (0.34%) DSL
9 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (23.37%) SQL Server
2 37 (12.71%) MongoDB
3 35 (12.03%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (9.62%) Relational Database
5 25 (8.59%) NoSQL
6 16 (5.50%) MySQL
7 14 (4.81%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.03%) Big Data
9 3 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.03%) Redis
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 116 (39.86%) Jenkins
2 77 (26.46%) Subversion
3 59 (20.27%) Maven
4 50 (17.18%) gulp
5 46 (15.81%) Cucumber
5 46 (15.81%) Selenium
6 44 (15.12%) JUnit
7 41 (14.09%) Grunt
8 40 (13.75%) JIRA
9 37 (12.71%) SonarQube
10 34 (11.68%) Bitbucket
10 34 (11.68%) IntelliJ
11 30 (10.31%) Sublime Text
12 28 (9.62%) Mockito
12 28 (9.62%) Sonatype Nexus
13 26 (8.93%) Gatling
14 24 (8.25%) Ant
15 22 (7.56%) Karma Test Runner
16 21 (7.22%) DbUnit
16 21 (7.22%) jMock
General
1 8 (2.75%) Finance
2 4 (1.37%) Marketing
2 4 (1.37%) Retail
3 2 (0.69%) Advertising
3 2 (0.69%) Aerospace
3 2 (0.69%) Back Office
4 1 (0.34%) Automotive
4 1 (0.34%) Banking
4 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 195 (67.01%) Developer
2 56 (19.24%) Java Developer
3 44 (15.12%) .NET Developer
4 36 (12.37%) DevOps Engineer
5 32 (11.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 23 (7.90%) Azure Developer
7 19 (6.53%) AWS DevOps
7 19 (6.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 19 (6.53%) AWS Engineer
7 19 (6.53%) Full Stack Developer
8 16 (5.50%) Architect
8 16 (5.50%) J2EE Developer
8 16 (5.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 15 (5.15%) Scala Developer
9 15 (5.15%) Software Engineer
10 14 (4.81%) HTML Developer
11 13 (4.47%) Agile Developer
11 13 (4.47%) UI Developer
12 12 (4.12%) HTML CSS Developer
12 12 (4.12%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (45.70%) CSS
2 126 (43.30%) HTML
3 80 (27.49%) .NET
4 79 (27.15%) Spring
5 66 (22.68%) Web Services
6 60 (20.62%) Spring Boot
7 59 (20.27%) ASP.NET
7 59 (20.27%) REST
8 57 (19.59%) AngularJS
9 54 (18.56%) jQuery
10 52 (17.87%) HTML5
11 51 (17.53%) Apache Camel
11 51 (17.53%) SOAP
12 48 (16.49%) RESTful
13 46 (15.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 44 (15.12%) Node.js
15 43 (14.78%) JSON
16 39 (13.40%) Hibernate
17 35 (12.03%) Sass
18 34 (11.68%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 58 (19.93%) Enterprise Software
2 39 (13.40%) User Experience
3 9 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.41%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.06%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.37%) NHS
8 3 (1.03%) Clustering
8 3 (1.03%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.03%) Wiki
9 2 (0.69%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.69%) Replication
10 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 98 (33.68%) Linux
2 74 (25.43%) Windows
3 33 (11.34%) Unix
4 26 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (8.59%) Ubuntu
6 21 (7.22%) Mac OS X
7 16 (5.50%) Windows Server
8 7 (2.41%) Mac OS
9 6 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.03%) CentOS
12 2 (0.69%) Android
12 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (75.95%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (51.55%) Continuous Integration
3 126 (43.30%) Scrum
4 115 (39.52%) TDD
5 104 (35.74%) DevOps
6 86 (29.55%) BDD
7 82 (28.18%) MVC
8 77 (26.46%) Kanban
9 76 (26.12%) Microservices
9 76 (26.12%) Test Automation
10 43 (14.78%) Open Source
11 41 (14.09%) Front End Development
12 40 (13.75%) Configuration Management
13 35 (12.03%) Analytics
14 31 (10.65%) Test Strategy
15 28 (9.62%) Deployment Automation
15 28 (9.62%) Task Automation
16 27 (9.28%) Continuous Deployment
17 25 (8.59%) Migration
18 24 (8.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 149 (51.20%) JavaScript
2 115 (39.52%) Java
3 73 (25.09%) C#
4 59 (20.27%) Python
5 55 (18.90%) SQL
6 45 (15.46%) Perl
7 36 (12.37%) Ruby
8 30 (10.31%) Groovy
9 26 (8.93%) PHP
10 25 (8.59%) Java 8
10 25 (8.59%) Scala
11 18 (6.19%) Haskell
12 17 (5.84%) Bash Shell
13 16 (5.50%) TypeScript
14 13 (4.47%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.72%) PureScript
16 4 (1.37%) C++
16 4 (1.37%) CoffeeScript
16 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 33 (11.34%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.69%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.69%) Degree
4 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.81%) QA
2 12 (4.12%) WCAG
3 6 (2.06%) WAI
4 3 (1.03%) GCP
4 3 (1.03%) PMO
5 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 68 (23.37%) Docker
2 21 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.09%) vSphere
4 5 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.37%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.03%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.69%) NFS
7 2 (0.69%) Samba
7 2 (0.69%) Squid
7 2 (0.69%) Varnish
7 2 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (18.56%) Puppet
2 41 (14.09%) Ansible
3 30 (10.31%) Grafana
3 30 (10.31%) Kibana
4 16 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (4.12%) Terraform
6 11 (3.78%) Graphite
6 11 (3.78%) Nagios
7 8 (2.75%) Kubernetes
7 8 (2.75%) Rundeck
7 8 (2.75%) ZABBIX
8 4 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (1.03%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.69%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.69%) Packer
10 2 (0.69%) Salt
10 2 (0.69%) WMI
11 1 (0.34%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.34%) Icinga
11 1 (0.34%) logstash
Vendors
1 43 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 35 (12.03%) Google
3 28 (9.62%) Red Hat
4 24 (8.25%) IBM
5 21 (7.22%) Oracle
5 21 (7.22%) VMware
6 15 (5.15%) WSO2
7 12 (4.12%) Atlassian
8 11 (3.78%) Zend
9 10 (3.44%) Splunk
10 7 (2.41%) webMethods
11 5 (1.72%) Adobe
12 3 (1.03%) MuleSoft
12 3 (1.03%) Perforce
12 3 (1.03%) SAP
13 2 (0.69%) Tableau
13 2 (0.69%) Xamarin
14 1 (0.34%) Pega
14 1 (0.34%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.34%) Telerik