Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 60 89
Rank change year-on-year +32 +29 +42
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 255 164 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.44% 3.14% 1.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.38% 21.13% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 102 58
West Midlands median daily rate £455 £433 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.09% +20.14% +6.67%
10th Percentile £319 £265 £244
90th Percentile £600 £538 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £50.50 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -1.20% -4.60%

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 764 776 624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.30% 14.85% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 442 309
West Midlands median daily rate £421 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £275 £224
90th Percentile £588 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £430 £420
% change year-on-year +10.47% +2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 32
West Midlands median hourly rate £34.11 £30.37 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.32% +34.97% -32.33%
10th Percentile £24.80 £22.15 £19.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.72 £43.63
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Birmingham +7 108 £469 +4.17% 39
Coventry +45 60 £475 +18.75% 21
Shropshire +25 50 £530 +6.00% 3
Staffordshire -6 14 £363 +38.10% 13
Warwickshire +1 6 £288 -28.13% 8
Worcestershire 0 2 £225 -37.93% 10
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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).

1 177 (69.41%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (49.41%) Continuous Integration
3 114 (44.71%) Jenkins
4 107 (41.96%) Scrum
5 102 (40.00%) DevOps
6 99 (38.82%) TDD
7 97 (38.04%) Microsoft Azure
8 96 (37.65%) JavaScript
9 95 (37.25%) Linux
10 90 (35.29%) Kanban
10 90 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
11 87 (34.12%) HTML
12 86 (33.73%) CSS
13 84 (32.94%) Web Services
13 84 (32.94%) Puppet
14 76 (29.80%) BDD
15 73 (28.63%) Subversion
16 70 (27.45%) .NET
17 68 (26.67%) MVC
18 66 (25.88%) C#
19 61 (23.92%) Java
20 60 (23.53%) Python
21 58 (22.75%) Test Automation
22 56 (21.96%) Configuration Management
23 55 (21.57%) SQL Server
23 55 (21.57%) ASP.NET
23 55 (21.57%) Ansible
24 54 (21.18%) Maven
25 53 (20.78%) ASP.NET MVC
26 52 (20.39%) Enterprise Software

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 26 (10.20%) Confluence
2 24 (9.41%) Tomcat
3 22 (8.63%) Apache
4 14 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (4.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (4.31%) IIS
7 10 (3.92%) nginx
8 8 (3.14%) JBoss
9 5 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (1.18%) Drupal
10 3 (1.18%) Jetty
10 3 (1.18%) Mongrel
10 3 (1.18%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.18%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.78%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.78%) CMS
11 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.78%) WordPress
12 1 (0.39%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.39%) Simulink
2 1 (0.39%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 97 (38.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (6.27%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (6.27%) GitHub
5 14 (5.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (3.14%) Amazon ELB
6 8 (3.14%) Amazon S3
6 8 (3.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (1.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.18%) PaaS
8 3 (1.18%) Route 53
9 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.78%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.78%) Office 365
10 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.39%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.37%) HTTP
2 18 (7.06%) SSL
2 18 (7.06%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.75%) DNS
4 5 (1.96%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (1.96%) OpenVPN
4 5 (1.96%) SSH
5 2 (0.78%) DHCP
5 2 (0.78%) SMS
6 1 (0.39%) FTP
6 1 (0.39%) IPsec
6 1 (0.39%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.20%) MySQL
3 24 (9.41%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (7.84%) MongoDB
5 15 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.49%) Oracle Database
7 11 (4.31%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (3.92%) RDBMS
9 9 (3.53%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.75%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.18%) JasperReports
12 3 (1.18%) Neo4j
12 3 (1.18%) Power BI
12 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.78%) Big Data
13 2 (0.78%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 114 (44.71%) Jenkins
2 73 (28.63%) Subversion
3 54 (21.18%) Maven
4 48 (18.82%) Sonatype Nexus
5 45 (17.65%) JIRA
6 37 (14.51%) JUnit
7 33 (12.94%) GitLab
8 27 (10.59%) SonarQube
9 21 (8.24%) Mockito
10 20 (7.84%) DbUnit
10 20 (7.84%) jMock
11 19 (7.45%) TeamCity
12 17 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 17 (6.67%) Selenium
13 12 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (4.31%) JMeter
15 10 (3.92%) Bitbucket
16 8 (3.14%) Ant
17 7 (2.75%) IntelliJ
17 7 (2.75%) Liquibase
General
1 6 (2.35%) Retail
2 4 (1.57%) Advertising
2 4 (1.57%) Finance
3 3 (1.18%) Marketing
4 2 (0.78%) Banking
4 2 (0.78%) Games
4 2 (0.78%) Publishing
5 1 (0.39%) Automotive
5 1 (0.39%) Electronics
5 1 (0.39%) Law
5 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 147 (57.65%) Developer
2 60 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (15.29%) .NET Developer
4 30 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 23 (9.02%) Lead DevOps
6 20 (7.84%) C# Developer
7 19 (7.45%) Consultant
7 19 (7.45%) DevOps Consultant
7 19 (7.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 19 (7.45%) Senior Developer
8 17 (6.67%) Azure Developer
9 16 (6.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (5.88%) Architect
11 14 (5.49%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 11 (4.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 10 (3.92%) Angular Developer
14 9 (3.53%) DevOps Manager
14 9 (3.53%) Lead Developer
14 9 (3.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 9 (3.53%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (34.12%) HTML
2 86 (33.73%) CSS
3 84 (32.94%) Web Services
4 70 (27.45%) .NET
5 55 (21.57%) ASP.NET
6 53 (20.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 50 (19.61%) ASP.NET Web API
8 48 (18.82%) RESTful
9 37 (14.51%) .NET Framework
10 36 (14.12%) Dapper ORM
11 31 (12.16%) Middleware
11 31 (12.16%) Spring
12 29 (11.37%) AngularJS
13 27 (10.59%) J2EE
13 27 (10.59%) JSON
14 25 (9.80%) HTML5
14 25 (9.80%) REST
15 24 (9.41%) SOAP
16 20 (7.84%) PowerMock
17 19 (7.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 52 (20.39%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (4.71%) User Experience
4 10 (3.92%) PKI
5 6 (2.35%) DataPower
5 6 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.35%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.96%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.57%) Animation
7 4 (1.57%) Wiki
8 2 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.78%) NHS
9 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.39%) Blog
9 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.39%) Fintech
9 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 95 (37.25%) Linux
2 43 (16.86%) Windows
3 23 (9.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (8.24%) Unix
5 12 (4.71%) Android
6 9 (3.53%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.53%) Mac OS X
7 6 (2.35%) CentOS
8 4 (1.57%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.78%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.39%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.39%) Debian
10 1 (0.39%) Fedora
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (69.41%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (49.41%) Continuous Integration
3 107 (41.96%) Scrum
4 102 (40.00%) DevOps
5 99 (38.82%) TDD
6 90 (35.29%) Kanban
7 76 (29.80%) BDD
8 68 (26.67%) MVC
9 58 (22.75%) Test Automation
10 56 (21.96%) Configuration Management
11 49 (19.22%) Open Source
12 43 (16.86%) SOLID
13 28 (10.98%) Continuous Delivery
14 26 (10.20%) SDLC
15 25 (9.80%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 23 (9.02%) OO
17 20 (7.84%) Task Automation
18 19 (7.45%) Continuous Deployment
19 18 (7.06%) Unit Testing
19 18 (7.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 96 (37.65%) JavaScript
2 66 (25.88%) C#
3 61 (23.92%) Java
4 60 (23.53%) Python
5 41 (16.08%) SQL
6 32 (12.55%) Ruby
7 30 (11.76%) Perl
7 30 (11.76%) PHP
8 19 (7.45%) Shell Script
9 12 (4.71%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.31%) Groovy
11 10 (3.92%) Scala
12 8 (3.14%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.96%) Haskell
14 4 (1.57%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.18%) Clojure
15 3 (1.18%) Erlang
15 3 (1.18%) F#
15 3 (1.18%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (10.59%) Security Cleared
2 19 (7.45%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.18%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.39%) AQAP
2 1 (0.39%) GCP
2 1 (0.39%) ISO 26262
2 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.39%) PMO
2 1 (0.39%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) WAI
2 1 (0.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 33 (12.94%) Docker
2 26 (10.20%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (6.27%) vSphere
5 5 (1.96%) Postfix
5 5 (1.96%) Squid
5 5 (1.96%) vCloud
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.78%) Xen
7 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.39%) KVM
7 1 (0.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 84 (32.94%) Puppet
2 55 (21.57%) Ansible
3 26 (10.20%) Terraform
4 25 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (8.24%) logstash
6 20 (7.84%) ZABBIX
7 15 (5.88%) Salt
8 11 (4.31%) Graylog
8 11 (4.31%) Kibana
8 11 (4.31%) Nagios
8 11 (4.31%) Tivoli
9 10 (3.92%) Rundeck
10 7 (2.75%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (2.35%) Kubernetes
11 6 (2.35%) Sysdig
12 5 (1.96%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (1.96%) Rancher
12 5 (1.96%) Rsyslog
13 3 (1.18%) collectd
13 3 (1.18%) StatsD
Vendors
1 36 (14.12%) Oracle
2 28 (10.98%) VMware
3 24 (9.41%) Red Hat
4 20 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.49%) CA
5 14 (5.49%) Micro Focus
5 14 (5.49%) Serena
6 12 (4.71%) Google
7 11 (4.31%) Splunk
8 6 (2.35%) IBM
8 6 (2.35%) Teradata
8 6 (2.35%) Zend
9 5 (1.96%) Rackspace
9 5 (1.96%) Sonatype
10 4 (1.57%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.18%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.18%) Tableau
12 2 (0.78%) Perforce
12 2 (0.78%) webMethods
13 1 (0.39%) Apple