Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 49 53
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4 +47
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 260 143 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.29% 3.31% 3.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.52% 22.81% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 100 98
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +18.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £325 £263 £309
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
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 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -

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 825 627 804
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.79% 14.53% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 398 429
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £308 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £510
England median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 27
West Midlands median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.15% +44.44% -31.30%
10th Percentile £18.05 £23.10 £19.25
90th Percentile £48.95 £46.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £42.45
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.06% +14.73%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +18 116 £438 -2.78% 39
Coventry +31 61 £488 +37.32% 13
Shropshire -11 48 £530 +6.00% 4
Warwickshire - 7 £325 - 13
Staffordshire -15 4 £350 +33.33% 25
Solihull -5 2 £375 -28.57% 6
Wolverhampton - 2 £344 -
Worcestershire - 2 £331 - 10
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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).

1 194 (74.62%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (54.62%) Continuous Integration
3 119 (45.77%) TDD
3 119 (45.77%) JavaScript
4 107 (41.15%) Scrum
5 104 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 99 (38.08%) HTML
6 99 (38.08%) CSS
7 95 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
8 91 (35.00%) Linux
9 89 (34.23%) Kanban
10 88 (33.85%) DevOps
11 87 (33.46%) Web Services
12 86 (33.08%) BDD
13 80 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
14 78 (30.00%) Java
15 73 (28.08%) .NET
15 73 (28.08%) Subversion
16 66 (25.38%) Puppet
17 65 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
18 64 (24.62%) Python
19 63 (24.23%) MVC
20 62 (23.85%) ASP.NET
21 60 (23.08%) C#
21 60 (23.08%) Maven
22 57 (21.92%) SQL Server
23 51 (19.62%) RESTful
23 51 (19.62%) ASP.NET MVC
24 47 (18.08%) Ansible
24 47 (18.08%) Configuration Management

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 17 (6.54%) WebSphere
2 15 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 12 (4.62%) Apache
3 12 (4.62%) Confluence
4 8 (3.08%) nginx
5 7 (2.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (2.31%) IIS
7 4 (1.54%) CMS
7 4 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.54%) JBoss
8 3 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.15%) WordPress
9 2 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.77%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.77%) Jetty
9 2 (0.77%) Mongrel
10 1 (0.38%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.38%) Drupal
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Simulink
1 1 (0.38%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 95 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 80 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (9.62%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (8.85%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (5.38%) GitHub
6 7 (2.69%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.92%) npm
8 4 (1.54%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.54%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.54%) Serverless
9 3 (1.15%) IaaS
9 3 (1.15%) PaaS
9 3 (1.15%) Route 53
10 2 (0.77%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.77%) SaaS
10 2 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.38%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.08%) HTTP
2 18 (6.92%) SSL
3 16 (6.15%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.92%) DNS
4 5 (1.92%) SMS
5 3 (1.15%) Firewall
6 2 (0.77%) DSL
6 2 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.77%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.38%) DHCP
7 1 (0.38%) FTP
7 1 (0.38%) Internet
7 1 (0.38%) IPsec
7 1 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.38%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.77%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (8.85%) Relational Database
4 20 (7.69%) MySQL
5 15 (5.77%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.23%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.85%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.54%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.15%) JasperReports
10 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.77%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 104 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 73 (28.08%) Subversion
3 60 (23.08%) Maven
4 37 (14.23%) Sonatype Nexus
5 36 (13.85%) JUnit
5 36 (13.85%) SonarQube
6 29 (11.15%) DbUnit
6 29 (11.15%) jMock
6 29 (11.15%) Mockito
7 23 (8.85%) GitLab
8 22 (8.46%) JIRA
9 16 (6.15%) Grunt
10 15 (5.77%) gulp
11 14 (5.38%) TeamCity
12 11 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (3.85%) Selenium
14 8 (3.08%) IntelliJ
15 7 (2.69%) Visual Studio
15 7 (2.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (2.69%) Retail
2 3 (1.15%) Banking
3 2 (0.77%) Finance
3 2 (0.77%) Marketing
4 1 (0.38%) Advertising
4 1 (0.38%) Automotive
4 1 (0.38%) Electronics
4 1 (0.38%) Games
4 1 (0.38%) Law
4 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.38%) Publishing
4 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 168 (64.62%) Developer
2 53 (20.38%) Java Developer
3 48 (18.46%) DevOps Engineer
4 44 (16.92%) .NET Developer
5 23 (8.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 23 (8.85%) Full Stack Developer
6 20 (7.69%) Azure Developer
7 16 (6.15%) Architect
7 16 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (6.15%) C# Developer
7 16 (6.15%) Consultant
7 16 (6.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 15 (5.77%) DevOps Consultant
9 14 (5.38%) AWS DevOps
9 14 (5.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 14 (5.38%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (5.00%) Backend Developer
10 13 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
10 13 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 12 (4.62%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (38.08%) CSS
1 99 (38.08%) HTML
2 87 (33.46%) Web Services
3 73 (28.08%) .NET
4 62 (23.85%) ASP.NET
5 51 (19.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 51 (19.62%) RESTful
6 46 (17.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 44 (16.92%) Apache Camel
7 44 (16.92%) Spring
8 38 (14.62%) Dapper ORM
8 38 (14.62%) Spring Boot
9 37 (14.23%) AngularJS
9 37 (14.23%) SOAP
10 35 (13.46%) J2EE
11 32 (12.31%) .NET Framework
12 30 (11.54%) Middleware
13 29 (11.15%) PowerMock
14 28 (10.77%) HTML5
15 26 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 65 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (10.38%) User Experience
3 16 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (1.92%) PKI
4 5 (1.92%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.54%) NHS
6 3 (1.15%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.15%) Clustering
7 2 (0.77%) Animation
7 2 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.77%) Vector Graphics
7 2 (0.77%) Wiki
8 1 (0.38%) Blog
8 1 (0.38%) DataPower
8 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 91 (35.00%) Linux
2 45 (17.31%) Windows
3 27 (10.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (8.85%) Unix
5 18 (6.92%) Mac OS X
6 6 (2.31%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.54%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.15%) CentOS
8 3 (1.15%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.77%) Debian
10 1 (0.38%) Android
10 1 (0.38%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (74.62%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (54.62%) Continuous Integration
3 119 (45.77%) TDD
4 107 (41.15%) Scrum
5 89 (34.23%) Kanban
6 88 (33.85%) DevOps
7 86 (33.08%) BDD
8 63 (24.23%) MVC
9 47 (18.08%) Configuration Management
10 39 (15.00%) SOLID
10 39 (15.00%) Test Automation
11 38 (14.62%) Open Source
12 34 (13.08%) Deployment Automation
13 29 (11.15%) Microservices
14 27 (10.38%) Task Automation
15 25 (9.62%) E-Commerce
16 24 (9.23%) Front End Development
17 22 (8.46%) Continuous Deployment
17 22 (8.46%) Digital Transformation Programme
18 21 (8.08%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 119 (45.77%) JavaScript
2 78 (30.00%) Java
3 64 (24.62%) Python
4 60 (23.08%) C#
5 42 (16.15%) SQL
6 33 (12.69%) Perl
7 26 (10.00%) PHP
7 26 (10.00%) Ruby
8 18 (6.92%) Java 8
9 13 (5.00%) Shell Script
10 9 (3.46%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.46%) Groovy
10 9 (3.46%) PowerShell
10 9 (3.46%) Scala
10 9 (3.46%) TypeScript
11 7 (2.69%) Haskell
12 4 (1.54%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.54%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.15%) Clojure
13 3 (1.15%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 37 (14.23%) Security Cleared
2 25 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.77%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.31%) WAI
2 5 (1.92%) WCAG
3 3 (1.15%) GCP
3 3 (1.15%) PMO
3 3 (1.15%) QA
4 2 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.38%) AQAP
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 26 (10.00%) Docker
2 23 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (7.69%) vSphere
4 9 (3.46%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.15%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.15%) Squid
5 3 (1.15%) Xen
6 2 (0.77%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.77%) NFS
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.77%) Samba
6 2 (0.77%) Varnish
7 1 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.38%) Postfix
7 1 (0.38%) vCloud
7 1 (0.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 66 (25.38%) Puppet
2 47 (18.08%) Ansible
3 20 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (6.15%) Terraform
5 12 (4.62%) Salt
6 10 (3.85%) ZABBIX
7 9 (3.46%) Automic
7 9 (3.46%) logstash
7 9 (3.46%) Nagios
8 7 (2.69%) Kibana
9 6 (2.31%) Graylog
9 6 (2.31%) Tivoli
10 5 (1.92%) Grafana
10 5 (1.92%) Kubernetes
10 5 (1.92%) Rundeck
11 3 (1.15%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (1.15%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.77%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.77%) Sysdig
12 2 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (11.15%) Red Hat
2 27 (10.38%) VMware
3 24 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 24 (9.23%) Oracle
4 16 (6.15%) IBM
5 13 (5.00%) Google
6 9 (3.46%) CA
6 9 (3.46%) Micro Focus
6 9 (3.46%) Serena
7 8 (3.08%) Splunk
8 7 (2.69%) Zend
9 5 (1.92%) Perforce
10 4 (1.54%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.54%) WSO2
11 2 (0.77%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.77%) Tableau
11 2 (0.77%) Telerik
11 2 (0.77%) WooCommerce
12 1 (0.38%) Hortonworks
12 1 (0.38%) Xamarin