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 3 months to 29 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
England > West Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 41 64
Rank change year-on-year +8 +23  
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 107 110 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.19% 3.67% 2.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.42% 25.00% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 75 48
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +25.71%  
10th Percentile £304 £250 £212
90th Percentile £575 £525 £400
England median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 330 440 268
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 16.02% 14.68% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 649 360
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +28.78%  
10th Percentile £263 £250 £135
90th Percentile £575 £514 £433
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 27 10
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £30.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% -18.28%  
10th Percentile £19.50 £20.65 £21.88
90th Percentile £63.90 £43.75 £37.55
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.14%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire +8 46 £550 +22.49% 3
Birmingham +34 44 £375 +15.38% 22
Coventry +5 4 £381 +1.66% 4
Staffordshire - 3 £306 - 11
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 125 (74.40%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (48.21%) Linux
3 79 (47.02%) Subversion
4 69 (41.07%) HTML
5 68 (40.48%) CSS
6 63 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 57 (33.93%) JavaScript
8 56 (33.33%) Java
9 55 (32.74%) Unix
10 54 (32.14%) Scrum
11 52 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
12 51 (30.36%) DevOps
13 50 (29.76%) JSON
13 50 (29.76%) TDD
14 47 (27.98%) AngularJS
15 46 (27.38%) SOA
15 46 (27.38%) HTTP
16 45 (26.79%) Open Source
17 44 (26.19%) Python
18 42 (25.00%) Test Automation
19 41 (24.40%) HTML5
19 41 (24.40%) Puppet
20 39 (23.21%) SSL
21 38 (22.62%) SOAP
21 38 (22.62%) Configuration Management
22 37 (22.02%) Middleware
22 37 (22.02%) Spring
23 36 (21.43%) PHP
24 32 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
24 32 (19.05%) Kanban

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 22 (13.10%) Confluence
2 15 (8.93%) Apache
3 11 (6.55%) JBoss
3 11 (6.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (6.55%) WebLogic
4 8 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.57%) nginx
6 3 (1.79%) Drupal
7 2 (1.19%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.19%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.19%) WordPress
8 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.60%) Jetty
8 1 (0.60%) Mule
8 1 (0.60%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.14%) GitHub
3 10 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (5.95%) Google Analytics
4 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.19%) AdWords
5 2 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.19%) IaaS
5 2 (1.19%) PaaS
5 2 (1.19%) Slack
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.60%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.60%) Heroku
6 1 (0.60%) Route 53
6 1 (0.60%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (27.38%) HTTP
2 39 (23.21%) SSL
3 25 (14.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.38%) DNS
4 4 (2.38%) ICMP
5 2 (1.19%) Internet
5 2 (1.19%) Skype
6 1 (0.60%) AMQP
6 1 (0.60%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.48%) MongoDB
2 25 (14.88%) MySQL
3 14 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.36%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.19%) DB2
7 2 (1.19%) Redis
8 1 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.60%) Event Store
8 1 (0.60%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 79 (47.02%) Subversion
2 63 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 28 (16.67%) Maven
4 24 (14.29%) JUnit
5 22 (13.10%) JIRA
6 21 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
7 19 (11.31%) gulp
8 18 (10.71%) SoapUI
9 17 (10.12%) IntelliJ
9 17 (10.12%) Selenium
10 13 (7.74%) Grunt
11 11 (6.55%) Cucumber
12 10 (5.95%) Eclipse
13 8 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
14 7 (4.17%) Mocha
14 7 (4.17%) Mockito
14 7 (4.17%) SonarQube
14 7 (4.17%) Sublime Text
15 6 (3.57%) DbUnit
15 6 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (1.79%) Finance
1 3 (1.79%) Marketing
2 1 (0.60%) Back Office
2 1 (0.60%) Games
2 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 114 (67.86%) Developer
2 23 (13.69%) Senior Developer
3 22 (13.10%) Java Developer
4 20 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (11.31%) Scala Developer
6 17 (10.12%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (7.74%) Agile Developer
7 13 (7.74%) HTML CSS Developer
7 13 (7.74%) HTML Developer
7 13 (7.74%) Linux Developer
7 13 (7.74%) SOA Developer
8 12 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (7.14%) PHP Developer
9 11 (6.55%) Angular Developer
10 8 (4.76%) UI Developer
11 7 (4.17%) Architect
11 7 (4.17%) Messaging Developer
11 7 (4.17%) Software Developer
12 6 (3.57%) Senior Agile Developer
12 6 (3.57%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (41.07%) HTML
2 68 (40.48%) CSS
3 50 (29.76%) JSON
4 47 (27.98%) AngularJS
5 41 (24.40%) HTML5
6 38 (22.62%) SOAP
7 37 (22.02%) Middleware
7 37 (22.02%) Spring
8 31 (18.45%) XML
9 29 (17.26%) Node.js
10 28 (16.67%) XSLT
11 27 (16.07%) REST
12 26 (15.48%) CSS3
13 25 (14.88%) jQuery
14 24 (14.29%) RESTful
15 19 (11.31%) React
16 18 (10.71%) Play Framework
16 18 (10.71%) XSD
17 17 (10.12%) Web Services
18 16 (9.52%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.12%) User Experience
2 7 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.38%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.79%) NHS
5 2 (1.19%) CMDB
6 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 81 (48.21%) Linux
2 55 (32.74%) Unix
3 22 (13.10%) Mac OS X
3 22 (13.10%) Windows
4 11 (6.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.57%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.98%) Android
6 5 (2.98%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.38%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (74.40%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (32.14%) Scrum
3 52 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (30.36%) DevOps
5 50 (29.76%) TDD
6 46 (27.38%) SOA
7 45 (26.79%) Open Source
8 42 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 38 (22.62%) Configuration Management
10 32 (19.05%) Kanban
11 27 (16.07%) MVC
12 25 (14.88%) OO
13 20 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (10.71%) SDLC
15 17 (10.12%) Microservices
16 15 (8.93%) Front End Development
17 13 (7.74%) BDD
17 13 (7.74%) Conceptual Models
18 11 (6.55%) OOP
18 11 (6.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 57 (33.93%) JavaScript
2 56 (33.33%) Java
3 44 (26.19%) Python
4 36 (21.43%) PHP
5 27 (16.07%) SQL
6 24 (14.29%) C#
6 24 (14.29%) Perl
6 24 (14.29%) Scala
7 23 (13.69%) Ruby
8 7 (4.17%) Groovy
8 7 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.57%) Haskell
9 6 (3.57%) PHP 5
10 5 (2.98%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.38%) C
11 4 (2.38%) C++
11 4 (2.38%) ECMAScript
11 4 (2.38%) ES6
11 4 (2.38%) Go
11 4 (2.38%) PHP 4
Qualifications
1 23 (13.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (2.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.19%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.60%) Degree
4 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.79%) QA
1 3 (1.79%) WAI
2 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.60%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (11.90%) Docker
2 2 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 41 (24.40%) Puppet
2 22 (13.10%) Ansible
3 11 (6.55%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (6.55%) ZABBIX
4 9 (5.36%) Salt
5 7 (4.17%) Kibana
6 6 (3.57%) Grafana
7 2 (1.19%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.19%) Terraform
8 1 (0.60%) collectd
8 1 (0.60%) logstash
8 1 (0.60%) StatsD
Vendors
1 28 (16.67%) WSO2
2 26 (15.48%) MuleSoft
3 18 (10.71%) Google
4 15 (8.93%) Oracle
5 11 (6.55%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.36%) Rackspace
6 9 (5.36%) webMethods
7 7 (4.17%) Adobe
8 4 (2.38%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.79%) Demandware
9 3 (1.79%) hybris
9 3 (1.79%) Zend
10 2 (1.19%) Apple
10 2 (1.19%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.19%) IBM
10 2 (1.19%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.19%) Pega
10 2 (1.19%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.60%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.60%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Stratospherec
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Syntax Consultancy Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day 400-450/day (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
ESA Group
Rate: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago