Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 2020 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
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 35 36
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 71 243 282
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.57% 5.47% 5.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.10% 28.45% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 166 199
Median daily rate £428 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.46% +2.78% -7.69%
10th Percentile £276 £344 £313
90th Percentile £500 £550 £550
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £46.59 £42.50
% change year-on-year -24.87% +9.61% -

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 272 854 911
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.51% 19.23% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 568 577
Median daily rate £435 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £312 £313 £313
90th Percentile £575 £599 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £18.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +86.42% -42.67%
Median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £42.38
% change year-on-year -2.22% +6.19% +4.63%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Git (software) as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Git (software) in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Git (software) in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Git (software) in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in the West Midlands.

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 10 August 2020. 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 30 £428 -9.89% 2
Birmingham +4 21 £435 -8.42% 20
Coventry 0 9 £500 +11.11% 2
Warwickshire +10 5 £319 -12.67% 5
Solihull +3 3 £475 +28.81% 4
Worcestershire +23 2 - - 6
Staffordshire +11 2 £280 -30.00% 8
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 42 (59.15%) Jenkins
2 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (53.52%) Java
4 37 (52.11%) SQL
5 32 (45.07%) DevOps
6 31 (43.66%) Azure
7 30 (42.25%) Unix
8 29 (40.85%) Oracle
9 26 (36.62%) Analytics
10 25 (35.21%) PL/SQL
10 25 (35.21%) Linux
11 24 (33.80%) Ansible
12 22 (30.99%) Maven
13 21 (29.58%) AWS
14 20 (28.17%) Hadoop
14 20 (28.17%) Oracle Database
15 19 (26.76%) Data Analytics
15 19 (26.76%) Scrum
16 18 (25.35%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (23.94%) JIRA
17 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
17 17 (23.94%) Terraform
18 16 (22.54%) Microservices
19 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
19 15 (21.13%) Bitbucket
19 15 (21.13%) Cucumber
20 14 (19.72%) PaaS
20 14 (19.72%) Confluence
20 14 (19.72%) JSON
20 14 (19.72%) Business Intelligence

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 14 (19.72%) Confluence
1 14 (19.72%) SAS
1 14 (19.72%) WebLogic
2 8 (11.27%) Mule
3 3 (4.23%) Apache
3 3 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.82%) Jupyter
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) Documentum
5 1 (1.41%) JBoss
5 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) SAP FI-CA
2 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (43.66%) Azure
2 21 (29.58%) AWS
3 14 (19.72%) PaaS
4 11 (15.49%) Power Platform
5 6 (8.45%) GitHub
6 5 (7.04%) Azure Functions
6 5 (7.04%) Serverless
7 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (4.23%) Google Analytics
7 3 (4.23%) SaaS
7 3 (4.23%) Slack
8 2 (2.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.82%) IaaS
8 2 (2.82%) Monitis
9 1 (1.41%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (1.41%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.41%) GCP
9 1 (1.41%) NuGet
9 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) DNS
1 3 (4.23%) Network Security
2 2 (2.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) SSL
3 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) Hadoop
1 20 (28.17%) Oracle Database
2 12 (16.90%) Amazon Redshift
2 12 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (15.49%) MongoDB
3 11 (15.49%) MySQL
3 11 (15.49%) Power BI
4 8 (11.27%) Apache Hive
4 8 (11.27%) Pentaho
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
5 7 (9.86%) BusinessObjects XI
5 7 (9.86%) NoSQL
5 7 (9.86%) SAS EBI
6 6 (8.45%) Cosmos DB
7 4 (5.63%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.41%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 42 (59.15%) Jenkins
2 22 (30.99%) Maven
3 17 (23.94%) JIRA
4 15 (21.13%) Bitbucket
4 15 (21.13%) Cucumber
5 13 (18.31%) Artifactory
5 13 (18.31%) Selenium
6 9 (12.68%) Postman
6 9 (12.68%) SoapUI
6 9 (12.68%) Toad
7 6 (8.45%) JUnit
8 4 (5.63%) Gradle
9 3 (4.23%) Babel
9 3 (4.23%) JMeter
9 3 (4.23%) SonarQube
9 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (4.23%) webpack
10 2 (2.82%) Apache Archiva
10 2 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.82%) Subversion
General
1 13 (18.31%) Public Sector
2 7 (9.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
3 1 (1.41%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Law
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (43.66%) Developer
2 14 (19.72%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Azure Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.23%) React Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Architect
9 2 (2.82%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Lead Software Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) PHP Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Release Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) JSON
2 13 (18.31%) .NET
3 12 (16.90%) Spring
4 11 (15.49%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (15.49%) XML
5 10 (14.08%) SOAP
6 9 (12.68%) CSS
6 9 (12.68%) HTML
7 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.86%) J2EE
7 7 (9.86%) REST
7 7 (9.86%) Spring Boot
8 6 (8.45%) Node.js
8 6 (8.45%) Web Services
9 5 (7.04%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.63%) AngularJS
10 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (5.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (5.63%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.23%) User Experience
3 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) EPoS
4 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.41%) Social Media
4 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.25%) Unix
2 25 (35.21%) Linux
3 12 (16.90%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.41%) CentOS
4 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.07%) DevOps
3 26 (36.62%) Analytics
4 19 (26.76%) Data Analytics
4 19 (26.76%) Scrum
5 18 (25.35%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
7 16 (22.54%) Microservices
8 14 (19.72%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (19.72%) Infrastructure as Code
9 13 (18.31%) Sprint Planning
10 12 (16.90%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (16.90%) ETL
10 12 (16.90%) Process Improvement
11 11 (15.49%) Data Engineering
11 11 (15.49%) Requirements Gathering
11 11 (15.49%) Sprint Retrospective
12 9 (12.68%) MVC
12 9 (12.68%) OO
12 9 (12.68%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (53.52%) Java
2 37 (52.11%) SQL
3 25 (35.21%) PL/SQL
4 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.68%) C#
5 9 (12.68%) Python
6 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.63%) Java 8
7 4 (5.63%) PHP
7 4 (5.63%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.82%) C
8 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.41%) C++
9 1 (1.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.41%) Go
9 1 (1.41%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.41%) PROC SQL
9 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (18.31%) Security Cleared
2 12 (16.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) ISEB
3 4 (5.63%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) Docker
2 8 (11.27%) HDFS
3 4 (5.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (33.80%) Ansible
2 17 (23.94%) Terraform
3 10 (14.08%) Kubernetes
4 6 (8.45%) Puppet
5 4 (5.63%) Grafana
5 4 (5.63%) Kibana
6 3 (4.23%) Prometheus
7 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.82%) Rancher
8 1 (1.41%) Consul
8 1 (1.41%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.41%) Graphite
8 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.41%) logstash
8 1 (1.41%) Packer
Vendors
1 29 (40.85%) Oracle
2 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.90%) Cloudera
4 9 (12.68%) SAP
5 6 (8.45%) BEA
6 5 (7.04%) Google
7 4 (5.63%) Trillium
8 3 (4.23%) Informatica
8 3 (4.23%) webMethods
8 3 (4.23%) WSO2
9 2 (2.82%) MuleSoft
10 1 (1.41%) HP
10 1 (1.41%) Pega
10 1 (1.41%) Sonatype
10 1 (1.41%) Splunk
10 1 (1.41%) Tableau
10 1 (1.41%) Teradata