Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 2019 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
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 31 59
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28 +30
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 344 256 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 6.85% 5.39% 3.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.76% 33.91% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 184 99
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +5.11% +25.71%
10th Percentile £327 £319 £279
90th Percentile £575 £600 £540
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £50.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.69% - -
England median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -7.78% +9.76% -1.20%

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 1,156 755 770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 23.00% 15.89% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 468 433
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.56% +3.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £275
90th Percentile £575 £579 £525
England median daily rate £495 £475 £430
% change year-on-year +4.21% +10.47% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 13
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £12.00 £13.61 £22.10
90th Percentile £59.05 £48.75 £41.20
England median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -4.44% +9.76% +2.50%

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 19 February 2019.

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 19 February 2019. 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 +4 168 £470 -11.32% 9
Coventry +1 79 £475 +1.06% 14
Birmingham -11 59 £450 -5.26% 43
Warwickshire +8 8 £350 +21.74% 15
Staffordshire -15 5 - - 16
Solihull - 4 £400 - 18
West Bromwich - 2 £200 -
Worcestershire -12 1 - - 6
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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).

1 249 (72.38%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (48.84%) TDD
3 161 (46.80%) DevOps
4 153 (44.48%) Jenkins
5 145 (42.15%) Scrum
6 138 (40.12%) Java
7 135 (39.24%) Microservices
8 129 (37.50%) Docker
9 122 (35.47%) JavaScript
10 119 (34.59%) HTML
10 119 (34.59%) Continuous Integration
11 115 (33.43%) Kanban
12 110 (31.98%) REST
13 109 (31.69%) CSS
14 98 (28.49%) C#
15 97 (28.20%) .NET
16 96 (27.91%) SQL Server
16 96 (27.91%) Test Automation
17 95 (27.62%) Microsoft Azure
18 92 (26.74%) SQL
19 88 (25.58%) Linux
19 88 (25.58%) Spring
20 85 (24.71%) BDD
21 84 (24.42%) Web Services
22 79 (22.97%) Maven
23 77 (22.38%) Amazon AWS
24 76 (22.09%) Spring Boot
25 75 (21.80%) JSON
25 75 (21.80%) Windows
26 74 (21.51%) JIRA

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 60 (17.44%) Confluence
2 17 (4.94%) Tomcat
3 16 (4.65%) NServiceBus
4 15 (4.36%) WebSphere
5 13 (3.78%) WebLogic
6 11 (3.20%) Apache
6 11 (3.20%) nginx
6 11 (3.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (2.62%) CMS
8 8 (2.33%) Documentum
9 6 (1.74%) JBoss
9 6 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (1.45%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (1.16%) WordPress
12 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.58%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.58%) SAS
12 2 (0.58%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.33%) SAP FI-CA
1 8 (2.33%) SAP PSCD
2 4 (1.16%) Magento
3 2 (0.58%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 95 (27.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (22.38%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (9.30%) GitHub
4 29 (8.43%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (6.98%) Google Analytics
6 19 (5.52%) PaaS
7 17 (4.94%) SaaS
7 17 (4.94%) Slack
8 16 (4.65%) Azure Data Factory
9 8 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.74%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (1.45%) Office 365
12 3 (0.87%) NuGet
13 2 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.58%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 2 (0.58%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 2 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.29%) Azure Functions
14 1 (0.29%) BrowserStack
14 1 (0.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.07%) SSL
2 13 (3.78%) HTTP
3 12 (3.49%) Skype
3 12 (3.49%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.62%) Firewall
5 8 (2.33%) VLAN
6 2 (0.58%) DNS
6 2 (0.58%) Extranet
6 2 (0.58%) Internet
6 2 (0.58%) Intranet
6 2 (0.58%) RTP
7 1 (0.29%) 3G
7 1 (0.29%) 4G
7 1 (0.29%) DHCP
7 1 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.29%) SSH
7 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.30%) MongoDB
3 22 (6.40%) Relational Database
4 21 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (5.81%) Oracle Database
6 18 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (4.65%) MySQL
8 11 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (2.91%) NoSQL
9 10 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (2.33%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.03%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.74%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (1.45%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.45%) Impala
14 4 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
15 3 (0.87%) Power BI
16 2 (0.58%) Cosmos DB
16 2 (0.58%) Electronic Patient Records
16 2 (0.58%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 153 (44.48%) Jenkins
2 79 (22.97%) Maven
3 74 (21.51%) JIRA
3 74 (21.51%) Subversion
4 62 (18.02%) Cucumber
5 50 (14.53%) Selenium
6 49 (14.24%) Sonatype Nexus
7 35 (10.17%) SonarQube
8 32 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 30 (8.72%) gulp
10 27 (7.85%) JUnit
10 27 (7.85%) Mockito
11 24 (6.98%) IntelliJ
11 24 (6.98%) Sublime Text
12 23 (6.69%) Gatling
13 22 (6.40%) SoapUI
14 20 (5.81%) Visual Studio
15 19 (5.52%) Artifactory
16 16 (4.65%) Bitbucket
16 16 (4.65%) Grunt
General
1 10 (2.91%) Finance
1 10 (2.91%) Marketing
2 8 (2.33%) Publishing
3 4 (1.16%) Automotive
3 4 (1.16%) Retail
4 2 (0.58%) Electronics
4 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.58%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.29%) German Language
5 1 (0.29%) Law
5 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 204 (59.30%) Developer
2 57 (16.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 55 (15.99%) Java Developer
4 49 (14.24%) .NET Developer
5 28 (8.14%) AWS Engineer
6 26 (7.56%) AWS DevOps
6 26 (7.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 24 (6.98%) Lead Developer
8 19 (5.52%) C# Developer
9 18 (5.23%) Architect
10 17 (4.94%) Software Engineer
11 16 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
12 15 (4.36%) Java Engineer
13 14 (4.07%) Analyst
13 14 (4.07%) Scala Developer
14 13 (3.78%) Agile Developer
15 12 (3.49%) C# .NET Developer
16 11 (3.20%) Azure Developer
16 11 (3.20%) Developer in Test
17 10 (2.91%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (34.59%) HTML
2 110 (31.98%) REST
3 109 (31.69%) CSS
4 97 (28.20%) .NET
5 88 (25.58%) Spring
6 84 (24.42%) Web Services
7 76 (22.09%) Spring Boot
8 75 (21.80%) JSON
9 64 (18.60%) Apache Camel
9 64 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web API
10 61 (17.73%) ASP.NET
11 56 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 50 (14.53%) SOAP
13 43 (12.50%) .NET Framework
14 42 (12.21%) Middleware
15 41 (11.92%) Dapper ORM
15 41 (11.92%) XML
16 33 (9.59%) HTML5
17 32 (9.30%) Node.js
18 30 (8.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (4.07%) User Experience
4 8 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.16%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.58%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.58%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.58%) New Media
7 2 (0.58%) NHS
7 2 (0.58%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.29%) Replication
8 1 (0.29%) Robotics
8 1 (0.29%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 88 (25.58%) Linux
2 75 (21.80%) Windows
3 42 (12.21%) Unix
4 37 (10.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.49%) Mac OS
6 10 (2.91%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.74%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (1.45%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.45%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.16%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.58%) Android
10 2 (0.58%) CentOS
10 2 (0.58%) Debian
11 1 (0.29%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (72.38%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (48.84%) TDD
3 161 (46.80%) DevOps
4 145 (42.15%) Scrum
5 135 (39.24%) Microservices
6 119 (34.59%) Continuous Integration
7 115 (33.43%) Kanban
8 96 (27.91%) Test Automation
9 85 (24.71%) BDD
10 73 (21.22%) MVC
11 66 (19.19%) Problem-Solving
12 58 (16.86%) Configuration Management
13 54 (15.70%) Open Source
14 49 (14.24%) Deployment Automation
15 47 (13.66%) SOLID
16 46 (13.37%) SOA
17 44 (12.79%) Test Strategy
18 42 (12.21%) Process Improvement
19 38 (11.05%) Migration
20 31 (9.01%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 138 (40.12%) Java
2 122 (35.47%) JavaScript
3 98 (28.49%) C#
4 92 (26.74%) SQL
5 67 (19.48%) Python
6 57 (16.57%) Perl
7 36 (10.47%) Ruby
8 26 (7.56%) T-SQL
9 25 (7.27%) Groovy
10 22 (6.40%) Scala
11 21 (6.10%) Java 8
12 20 (5.81%) Bash Shell
13 17 (4.94%) PHP
14 9 (2.62%) Haskell
15 8 (2.33%) PowerShell
16 7 (2.03%) Apex Code
16 7 (2.03%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.16%) ES6
18 3 (0.87%) R
18 3 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (8.43%) Security Cleared
2 24 (6.98%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.33%) Degree
4 6 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.74%) OCP
4 6 (1.74%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.45%) ISEB
5 5 (1.45%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.58%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.29%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (0.29%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.23%) QA
2 9 (2.62%) WCAG
3 2 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.58%) PMO
3 2 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 129 (37.50%) Docker
2 10 (2.91%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.74%) vSphere
5 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 65 (18.90%) Ansible
2 55 (15.99%) Puppet
3 40 (11.63%) ZABBIX
4 25 (7.27%) Grafana
5 24 (6.98%) Kibana
6 21 (6.10%) Kubernetes
7 16 (4.65%) Docker Swarm
7 16 (4.65%) Graphite
8 11 (3.20%) Nagios
8 11 (3.20%) Terraform
9 6 (1.74%) Data Guard
9 6 (1.74%) Nessus
9 6 (1.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.87%) Salt
12 2 (0.58%) cPanel
12 2 (0.58%) Plesk
12 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 1 (0.29%) Nmap
13 1 (0.29%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 42 (12.21%) WSO2
2 39 (11.34%) Red Hat
3 38 (11.05%) Oracle
4 27 (7.85%) Microsoft
5 26 (7.56%) Google
6 15 (4.36%) IBM
6 15 (4.36%) Splunk
7 13 (3.78%) Atlassian
8 12 (3.49%) SAP
9 9 (2.62%) webMethods
10 8 (2.33%) Adobe
10 8 (2.33%) Pega
10 8 (2.33%) Riverbed
11 7 (2.03%) Cloudera
11 7 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (2.03%) VMware
12 2 (0.58%) Telerik
13 1 (0.29%) OpenText
13 1 (0.29%) Talend