Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 33 58
Rank change year-on-year +1 +25 +58
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 312 243 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 6.11% 5.08% 3.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.21% 33.80% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 179 123
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £470 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +6.82% +29.41%
10th Percentile £338 £319 £313
90th Percentile £550 £600 £525
England median daily rate £485 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +4.30% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +8.43% +10.67%

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 1,068 719 928
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.91% 15.04% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 471 510
West Midlands median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £313 £276 £285
90th Percentile £550 £575 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 17
West Midlands median hourly rate £55.00 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +10.00% -4.58%
10th Percentile £42.50 £13.41 £11.50
90th Percentile £61.38 £36.20 £40.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.46%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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
Shropshire -13 149 £465 -15.45% 15
Birmingham -6 71 £443 +5.11% 42
Coventry -2 61 £475 +5.56% 11
Warwickshire +13 7 £500 +66.67% 8
Solihull +7 5 £400 +0.31% 7
Staffordshire -19 5 £325 -16.13% 22
Worcestershire -3 1 - - 12
West Bromwich - 1 £200 -
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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).

1 229 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (47.44%) Continuous Integration
3 146 (46.79%) JavaScript
4 142 (45.51%) Jenkins
5 135 (43.27%) Scrum
6 131 (41.99%) CSS
7 130 (41.67%) TDD
8 128 (41.03%) DevOps
9 126 (40.38%) HTML
10 123 (39.42%) Java
11 109 (34.94%) Linux
12 101 (32.37%) Test Automation
13 99 (31.73%) Microservices
14 96 (30.77%) Kanban
15 91 (29.17%) BDD
16 86 (27.56%) Microsoft Azure
17 85 (27.24%) Spring
18 84 (26.92%) Docker
19 80 (25.64%) MVC
20 79 (25.32%) Subversion
21 78 (25.00%) .NET
22 77 (24.68%) Windows
23 74 (23.72%) REST
24 72 (23.08%) C#
25 68 (21.79%) SQL Server
26 67 (21.47%) Web Services
26 67 (21.47%) Amazon AWS
27 66 (21.15%) JIRA
28 65 (20.83%) Python
29 64 (20.51%) Maven

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 54 (17.31%) Confluence
2 29 (9.29%) nginx
3 27 (8.65%) Apache
4 21 (6.73%) Tomcat
5 16 (5.13%) WebLogic
6 14 (4.49%) WebSphere
7 10 (3.21%) JBoss
8 9 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (2.24%) CMS
10 5 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.60%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.96%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.96%) WordPress
13 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.64%) Documentum
13 2 (0.64%) Drupal
14 1 (0.32%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.32%) Jupyter
14 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.60%) Magento
2 4 (1.28%) SAP FI-CA
2 4 (1.28%) SAP PSCD
3 3 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 86 (27.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (21.47%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (14.42%) GitHub
4 35 (11.22%) Google Analytics
5 22 (7.05%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (5.45%) Slack
7 12 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (2.24%) IaaS
9 6 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (1.60%) Office 365
10 5 (1.60%) PaaS
11 3 (0.96%) Heroku
11 3 (0.96%) Serverless
12 2 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.64%) Linode
12 2 (0.64%) Trello
12 2 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.32%) npm
13 1 (0.32%) NuGet
13 1 (0.32%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.29%) TCP/IP
2 28 (8.97%) SSL
3 23 (7.37%) HTTP
4 10 (3.21%) Skype
5 8 (2.56%) DNS
5 8 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (1.60%) Firewall
7 3 (0.96%) VLAN
8 2 (0.64%) DHCP
8 2 (0.64%) Internet
8 2 (0.64%) RTP
8 2 (0.64%) SMS
8 2 (0.64%) SSH
8 2 (0.64%) VPN
9 1 (0.32%) 3G
9 1 (0.32%) 4G
9 1 (0.32%) DSL
9 1 (0.32%) Extranet
9 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 45 (14.42%) MongoDB
3 36 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 22 (7.05%) NoSQL
6 21 (6.73%) Oracle Database
7 18 (5.77%) MySQL
8 7 (2.24%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (1.60%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.96%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.96%) Impala
11 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.96%) Redis
11 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.64%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 142 (45.51%) Jenkins
2 79 (25.32%) Subversion
3 66 (21.15%) JIRA
4 64 (20.51%) Maven
5 61 (19.55%) Cucumber
6 59 (18.91%) Selenium
7 51 (16.35%) gulp
8 43 (13.78%) JUnit
9 39 (12.50%) Grunt
10 38 (12.18%) Bitbucket
10 38 (12.18%) IntelliJ
11 36 (11.54%) SonarQube
11 36 (11.54%) Sonatype Nexus
12 35 (11.22%) Sublime Text
13 31 (9.94%) Gatling
14 29 (9.29%) Mockito
15 28 (8.97%) Ant
16 22 (7.05%) Karma Test Runner
17 20 (6.41%) DbUnit
17 20 (6.41%) jMock
General
1 7 (2.24%) Finance
1 7 (2.24%) Marketing
2 5 (1.60%) Automotive
2 5 (1.60%) Retail
3 2 (0.64%) Aerospace
3 2 (0.64%) Back Office
4 1 (0.32%) Advertising
4 1 (0.32%) German Language
4 1 (0.32%) Law
4 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 190 (60.90%) Developer
2 52 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 42 (13.46%) .NET Developer
4 40 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 23 (7.37%) AWS Engineer
6 22 (7.05%) AWS DevOps
6 22 (7.05%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 22 (7.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 20 (6.41%) Azure Developer
8 18 (5.77%) Scala Developer
8 18 (5.77%) Software Engineer
9 17 (5.45%) Architect
10 15 (4.81%) Agile Developer
10 15 (4.81%) Full Stack Developer
11 14 (4.49%) J2EE Developer
11 14 (4.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 13 (4.17%) Agile .NET Developer
12 13 (4.17%) Lead Developer
13 11 (3.53%) HTML Developer
13 11 (3.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (41.99%) CSS
2 126 (40.38%) HTML
3 85 (27.24%) Spring
4 78 (25.00%) .NET
5 74 (23.72%) REST
6 67 (21.47%) Web Services
7 62 (19.87%) Spring Boot
8 53 (16.99%) Apache Camel
9 52 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 51 (16.35%) jQuery
11 50 (16.03%) AngularJS
11 50 (16.03%) HTML5
12 49 (15.71%) SOAP
13 47 (15.06%) JSON
14 46 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 46 (14.74%) Node.js
14 46 (14.74%) RESTful
15 38 (12.18%) ASP.NET Web API
15 38 (12.18%) Gherkin
15 38 (12.18%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.71%) Enterprise Software
2 32 (10.26%) User Experience
3 10 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.88%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.60%) NHS
8 3 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.64%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.64%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.64%) Replication
10 1 (0.32%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.32%) Robotics
10 1 (0.32%) SCADA
10 1 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 109 (34.94%) Linux
2 77 (24.68%) Windows
3 41 (13.14%) Unix
4 29 (9.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 17 (5.45%) Mac OS X
7 13 (4.17%) Windows Server
8 10 (3.21%) Mac OS
9 5 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.64%) Android
13 1 (0.32%) CentOS
13 1 (0.32%) Debian
13 1 (0.32%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (47.44%) Continuous Integration
3 135 (43.27%) Scrum
4 130 (41.67%) TDD
5 128 (41.03%) DevOps
6 101 (32.37%) Test Automation
7 99 (31.73%) Microservices
8 96 (30.77%) Kanban
9 91 (29.17%) BDD
10 80 (25.64%) MVC
11 59 (18.91%) Open Source
12 52 (16.67%) Configuration Management
13 39 (12.50%) Analytics
13 39 (12.50%) Test Strategy
14 37 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
15 35 (11.22%) Deployment Automation
16 33 (10.58%) Process Improvement
17 31 (9.94%) SOA
18 30 (9.62%) Front End Development
19 29 (9.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 146 (46.79%) JavaScript
2 123 (39.42%) Java
3 72 (23.08%) C#
4 65 (20.83%) Python
5 58 (18.59%) SQL
6 51 (16.35%) Perl
7 44 (14.10%) Ruby
8 35 (11.22%) Groovy
9 30 (9.62%) Scala
10 28 (8.97%) PHP
11 21 (6.73%) Java 8
12 19 (6.09%) Bash Shell
12 19 (6.09%) Haskell
13 14 (4.49%) TypeScript
14 10 (3.21%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.92%) C++
15 6 (1.92%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.60%) PureScript
16 5 (1.60%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.28%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 40 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 35 (11.22%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.56%) Degree
4 6 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.28%) OCP
5 4 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.96%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.32%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (0.32%) ISEB
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.32%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.45%) QA
1 17 (5.45%) WCAG
2 4 (1.28%) PMO
3 2 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.32%) WAI
System Software
1 84 (26.92%) Docker
2 18 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (2.56%) vSphere
5 4 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.64%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 57 (18.27%) Puppet
2 54 (17.31%) Ansible
3 36 (11.54%) Kibana
4 34 (10.90%) Grafana
5 23 (7.37%) ZABBIX
6 15 (4.81%) Graphite
7 14 (4.49%) Terraform
8 13 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (3.53%) Nagios
10 8 (2.56%) Rundeck
11 6 (1.92%) Kubernetes
11 6 (1.92%) Nessus
12 4 (1.28%) Data Guard
12 4 (1.28%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.64%) Packer
13 2 (0.64%) Salt
14 1 (0.32%) cPanel
14 1 (0.32%) logstash
Vendors
1 42 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 39 (12.50%) Google
3 30 (9.62%) Oracle
3 30 (9.62%) Red Hat
4 21 (6.73%) IBM
5 20 (6.41%) WSO2
6 18 (5.77%) VMware
7 15 (4.81%) Atlassian
8 13 (4.17%) Splunk
9 11 (3.53%) Zend
10 9 (2.88%) webMethods
11 7 (2.24%) SAP
12 5 (1.60%) Adobe
13 3 (0.96%) Cloudera
13 3 (0.96%) Riverbed
14 2 (0.64%) Pega
14 2 (0.64%) Telerik
15 1 (0.32%) OpenText
15 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
15 1 (0.32%) Xamarin