Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 41 42
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 +50
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 268 181 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.20% 4.09% 3.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.61% 25.97% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 132 130
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £480 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.15% +9.60% +28.68%
10th Percentile £313 £276 £290
90th Percentile £562 £575 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.75 £41.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.19% +4.38% -

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 905 697 919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.58% 15.74% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 468 517
West Midlands median daily rate £429 £418 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.75% +5.70% +12.86%
10th Percentile £303 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £553 £506
England median daily rate £475 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 19
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.08% -9.72% +9.09%
10th Percentile £17.03 £23.75 £19.60
90th Percentile £42.50 £41.31 £43.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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 15 July 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 15 July 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 +1 108 £425 -5.56% 32
Coventry +26 67 £488 +21.88% 11
Shropshire -20 61 £530 -0.93% 2
Warwickshire +4 5 £325 +8.33% 19
Solihull -6 3 £388 +31.91% 6
Staffordshire -10 3 £350 +33.33% 7
Wolverhampton - 2 £344 -
Worcestershire - 1 £338 - 7
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 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).

1 206 (76.87%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 129 (48.13%) JavaScript
4 117 (43.66%) TDD
5 112 (41.79%) Scrum
6 111 (41.42%) HTML
7 109 (40.67%) CSS
8 101 (37.69%) Jenkins
9 96 (35.82%) Microsoft Azure
9 96 (35.82%) BDD
10 94 (35.07%) Linux
11 88 (32.84%) Kanban
12 82 (30.60%) .NET
13 80 (29.85%) Java
13 80 (29.85%) DevOps
14 79 (29.48%) Web Services
15 71 (26.49%) Amazon AWS
16 70 (26.12%) Subversion
17 69 (25.75%) MVC
18 66 (24.63%) Enterprise Software
19 62 (23.13%) C#
20 61 (22.76%) ASP.NET
21 60 (22.39%) SQL Server
22 58 (21.64%) Maven
22 58 (21.64%) Puppet
23 57 (21.27%) Python
24 50 (18.66%) Spring
25 48 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
25 48 (17.91%) Ansible
26 47 (17.54%) Spring Boot

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 20 (7.46%) WebSphere
2 17 (6.34%) Apache
3 15 (5.60%) Confluence
4 12 (4.48%) nginx
5 9 (3.36%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.61%) CMS
7 6 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.87%) IIS
8 5 (1.87%) JBoss
9 3 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.12%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.12%) WordPress
10 2 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.75%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.75%) Drupal
10 2 (0.75%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.75%) Jetty
10 2 (0.75%) Mongrel
10 2 (0.75%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.75%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) Magento
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 96 (35.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (26.49%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (9.33%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (7.46%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (5.22%) GitHub
6 6 (2.24%) IaaS
6 6 (2.24%) npm
7 5 (1.87%) Serverless
8 4 (1.49%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.49%) PaaS
9 3 (1.12%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.12%) Route 53
9 3 (1.12%) SaaS
10 2 (0.75%) Slack
10 2 (0.75%) Trello
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.37%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.72%) HTTP
1 18 (6.72%) SSL
2 17 (6.34%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.61%) DNS
4 5 (1.87%) SMS
5 4 (1.49%) Firewall
6 3 (1.12%) DSL
6 3 (1.12%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.75%) DHCP
7 2 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.75%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.37%) FTP
8 1 (0.37%) Internet
8 1 (0.37%) IPsec
8 1 (0.37%) SSH
8 1 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (22.39%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.31%) Relational Database
3 30 (11.19%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (7.84%) MySQL
5 11 (4.10%) MongoDB
5 11 (4.10%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.61%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.49%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.12%) Big Data
9 3 (1.12%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.75%) QlikView
10 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 101 (37.69%) Jenkins
2 70 (26.12%) Subversion
3 58 (21.64%) Maven
4 36 (13.43%) Sonatype Nexus
5 34 (12.69%) JUnit
6 32 (11.94%) SonarQube
7 26 (9.70%) DbUnit
7 26 (9.70%) jMock
7 26 (9.70%) Mockito
8 24 (8.96%) Grunt
9 23 (8.58%) gulp
10 20 (7.46%) JIRA
11 15 (5.60%) Bitbucket
12 13 (4.85%) PHPUnit
13 11 (4.10%) Visual Studio Team System
14 10 (3.73%) IntelliJ
15 9 (3.36%) Selenium
16 8 (2.99%) Visual Studio
17 7 (2.61%) Eclipse
17 7 (2.61%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (1.87%) Retail
2 3 (1.12%) Banking
2 3 (1.12%) Finance
3 2 (0.75%) Advertising
3 2 (0.75%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.37%) Automotive
4 1 (0.37%) Back Office
4 1 (0.37%) Marketing
4 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 182 (67.91%) Developer
2 51 (19.03%) .NET Developer
2 51 (19.03%) Java Developer
3 46 (17.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 31 (11.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 26 (9.70%) Azure Developer
6 23 (8.58%) Full Stack Developer
7 19 (7.09%) AWS DevOps
7 19 (7.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 19 (7.09%) AWS Engineer
8 17 (6.34%) J2EE Developer
8 17 (6.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 16 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (5.97%) C# Developer
10 15 (5.60%) PHP Developer
11 14 (5.22%) Consultant
11 14 (5.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 14 (5.22%) Linux Engineer
11 14 (5.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 13 (4.85%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (41.42%) HTML
2 109 (40.67%) CSS
3 82 (30.60%) .NET
4 79 (29.48%) Web Services
5 61 (22.76%) ASP.NET
6 50 (18.66%) Spring
7 48 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 47 (17.54%) Spring Boot
9 45 (16.79%) Apache Camel
10 42 (15.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 42 (15.67%) SOAP
11 41 (15.30%) AngularJS
12 36 (13.43%) HTML5
12 36 (13.43%) RESTful
13 35 (13.06%) Dapper ORM
14 34 (12.69%) J2EE
15 33 (12.31%) jQuery
15 33 (12.31%) REST
16 30 (11.19%) .NET Framework
16 30 (11.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 66 (24.63%) Enterprise Software
2 35 (13.06%) User Experience
3 13 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.61%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.87%) NHS
6 4 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.12%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.12%) Clustering
7 3 (1.12%) Wiki
8 2 (0.75%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.75%) Vector Graphics
9 1 (0.37%) Blog
9 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 94 (35.07%) Linux
2 46 (17.16%) Windows
3 27 (10.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (10.07%) Unix
4 24 (8.96%) Mac OS X
5 7 (2.61%) Ubuntu
5 7 (2.61%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.75%) Android
6 2 (0.75%) CentOS
6 2 (0.75%) Debian
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.37%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (76.87%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 117 (43.66%) TDD
4 112 (41.79%) Scrum
5 96 (35.82%) BDD
6 88 (32.84%) Kanban
7 80 (29.85%) DevOps
8 69 (25.75%) MVC
9 42 (15.67%) Configuration Management
10 40 (14.93%) Test Automation
11 39 (14.55%) Front End Development
12 33 (12.31%) Microservices
13 32 (11.94%) Open Source
13 32 (11.94%) SOLID
14 27 (10.07%) Deployment Automation
15 26 (9.70%) Task Automation
16 25 (9.33%) Responsive Web Design
17 23 (8.58%) E-Commerce
18 22 (8.21%) Continuous Deployment
18 22 (8.21%) OO
Programming Languages
1 129 (48.13%) JavaScript
2 80 (29.85%) Java
3 62 (23.13%) C#
4 57 (21.27%) Python
5 46 (17.16%) SQL
6 32 (11.94%) Perl
6 32 (11.94%) PHP
7 22 (8.21%) Java 8
8 15 (5.60%) Ruby
8 15 (5.60%) TypeScript
9 12 (4.48%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.48%) PowerShell
10 10 (3.73%) Scala
11 9 (3.36%) Groovy
12 4 (1.49%) ES6
12 4 (1.49%) Haskell
12 4 (1.49%) PureScript
12 4 (1.49%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.12%) C++
13 3 (1.12%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 44 (16.42%) Security Cleared
2 34 (12.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.12%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.10%) WCAG
2 7 (2.61%) QA
3 6 (2.24%) WAI
4 4 (1.49%) PMO
5 3 (1.12%) GCP
6 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (13.81%) Docker
2 22 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.22%) vSphere
4 4 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.12%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.12%) Xen
6 2 (0.75%) NFS
6 2 (0.75%) Samba
6 2 (0.75%) Squid
6 2 (0.75%) Varnish
7 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 58 (21.64%) Puppet
2 48 (17.91%) Ansible
3 18 (6.72%) Terraform
4 17 (6.34%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (2.99%) Salt
6 7 (2.61%) Kibana
7 6 (2.24%) Kubernetes
7 6 (2.24%) Nagios
8 5 (1.87%) Grafana
8 5 (1.87%) ZABBIX
9 4 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (1.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (1.12%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.12%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.12%) logstash
10 3 (1.12%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.75%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.75%) Packer
11 2 (0.75%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.75%) WMI
Vendors
1 41 (15.30%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.82%) Red Hat
3 23 (8.58%) VMware
4 20 (7.46%) IBM
5 18 (6.72%) Oracle
6 14 (5.22%) Zend
7 9 (3.36%) Google
8 6 (2.24%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.87%) Perforce
10 4 (1.49%) WSO2
11 3 (1.12%) MuleSoft
11 3 (1.12%) webMethods
12 2 (0.75%) Adobe
12 2 (0.75%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.75%) Splunk
12 2 (0.75%) Tableau
12 2 (0.75%) Telerik
13 1 (0.37%) Hortonworks
13 1 (0.37%) Xamarin