Period
to 19 July 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 July 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 34 42
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 0
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 273 277 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.90% 5.36% 4.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.86% 30.08% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 196 134
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £450 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -6.15% +9.60%
10th Percentile £332 £316 £277
90th Percentile £550 £555 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £46.50 £44.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.91% +5.29% +6.25%

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 946 921 700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.45% 17.81% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 575 468
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £430 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +6.33%
10th Percentile £315 £306 £263
90th Percentile £588 £550 £554
England median daily rate £480 £475 £445
% change year-on-year +1.05% +6.74% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 13
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -23.08% -11.56%
10th Percentile £12.00 £17.03 £23.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £42.50 £41.31
England median hourly rate £44.92 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.68% - -

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 July 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 July 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 +11 88 £470 -11.32% 2
Birmingham -10 73 £475 +11.76% 42
Coventry -5 61 £450 -7.69% 9
Warwickshire +16 14 £350 -22.22% 12
Solihull +15 10 £369 -4.84% 8
Staffordshire +11 2 £400 +14.29% 18
Herefordshire - 2 £238 - 2
Wolverhampton +7 1 £363 +5.45% 1
Worcestershire -16 1 - - 18
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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).

1 177 (64.84%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (44.32%) Scrum
3 113 (41.39%) CSS
3 113 (41.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 112 (41.03%) HTML
5 111 (40.66%) JavaScript
6 100 (36.63%) TDD
7 99 (36.26%) Java
7 99 (36.26%) SQL
8 96 (35.16%) Web Services
9 88 (32.23%) Docker
10 87 (31.87%) Jenkins
11 85 (31.14%) Continuous Integration
11 85 (31.14%) Kanban
12 79 (28.94%) C#
13 76 (27.84%) .NET
14 74 (27.11%) BDD
15 68 (24.91%) SQL Server
16 67 (24.54%) DevOps
17 66 (24.18%) ASP.NET Web API
18 64 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
19 62 (22.71%) Microservices
20 61 (22.34%) MVC
21 57 (20.88%) REST
22 54 (19.78%) ASP.NET
23 53 (19.41%) SOAP
23 53 (19.41%) Spring
23 53 (19.41%) AngularJS
24 51 (18.68%) ASP.NET MVC
25 46 (16.85%) SOLID

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 31 (11.36%) Confluence
2 17 (6.23%) WebLogic
3 12 (4.40%) CMS
4 11 (4.03%) Apache Spark
5 7 (2.56%) NServiceBus
5 7 (2.56%) WordPress
6 6 (2.20%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.83%) Documentum
7 5 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.10%) Apache
10 2 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.73%) Drupal
10 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.37%) IIS
11 1 (0.37%) nginx
11 1 (0.37%) SAS
11 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.83%) GIMP
2 5 (1.83%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (4.03%) assyst
2 4 (1.47%) SAP FI-CA
2 4 (1.47%) SAP PSCD
3 2 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.73%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 113 (41.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (7.33%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (7.33%) Amazon SQS
4 11 (4.03%) GitHub
4 11 (4.03%) PaaS
5 8 (2.93%) SaaS
6 7 (2.56%) Azure Data Factory
6 7 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.83%) npm
8 3 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.10%) Serverless
9 2 (0.73%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.73%) Office 365
10 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.37%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 1 (0.37%) Azure Stack
10 1 (0.37%) Fastly
10 1 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.13%) SSL
2 11 (4.03%) Kerberos
3 10 (3.66%) DNS
4 7 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.47%) HTTP
6 2 (0.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (24.91%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.16%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (7.33%) Amazon RDS
4 17 (6.23%) MySQL
5 13 (4.76%) Pentaho
6 11 (4.03%) Apache Hive
6 11 (4.03%) Big Data
6 11 (4.03%) Impala
7 9 (3.30%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.30%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.20%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.83%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.73%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.73%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.73%) Redis
12 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.73%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 87 (31.87%) Jenkins
2 45 (16.48%) Maven
3 37 (13.55%) JIRA
4 35 (12.82%) JUnit
5 29 (10.62%) jMock
5 29 (10.62%) Mockito
6 26 (9.52%) SonarQube
7 25 (9.16%) DbUnit
8 22 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (5.49%) Selenium
9 15 (5.49%) Subversion
10 14 (5.13%) Artifactory
10 14 (5.13%) Bitbucket
10 14 (5.13%) Cucumber
11 13 (4.76%) CA Gen
11 13 (4.76%) gulp
12 12 (4.40%) webpack
13 11 (4.03%) Grunt
14 9 (3.30%) Karma Test Runner
14 9 (3.30%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (3.66%) Finance
2 5 (1.83%) Retail
3 2 (0.73%) Publishing
4 1 (0.37%) French Language
4 1 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 202 (73.99%) Developer
2 51 (18.68%) Java Developer
3 36 (13.19%) .NET Developer
4 28 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 22 (8.06%) Lead Developer
6 19 (6.96%) Senior Developer
7 17 (6.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 15 (5.49%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
9 12 (4.40%) Data Engineer
9 12 (4.40%) Platform Engineer
10 11 (4.03%) Backend Developer
10 11 (4.03%) Big Data Engineer
10 11 (4.03%) C# Developer
10 11 (4.03%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 10 (3.66%) Angular Developer
11 10 (3.66%) Architect
11 10 (3.66%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (3.66%) PHP Developer
12 9 (3.30%) Web Developer
13 8 (2.93%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (41.39%) CSS
2 112 (41.03%) HTML
3 96 (35.16%) Web Services
4 76 (27.84%) .NET
5 66 (24.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 57 (20.88%) REST
7 54 (19.78%) ASP.NET
8 53 (19.41%) AngularJS
8 53 (19.41%) SOAP
8 53 (19.41%) Spring
9 51 (18.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 45 (16.48%) .NET Framework
11 43 (15.75%) Dapper ORM
12 41 (15.02%) HTML5
13 40 (14.65%) JSON
14 39 (14.29%) RESTful
15 31 (11.36%) CSS3
16 28 (10.26%) ActiveMQ
17 27 (9.89%) Sass
18 25 (9.16%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (5.86%) Robotics
3 11 (4.03%) User Experience
4 9 (3.30%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.56%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.83%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.73%) NHS
9 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (15.38%) Linux
2 30 (10.99%) Unix
3 14 (5.13%) Windows
4 3 (1.10%) Android
4 3 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.10%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (64.84%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (44.32%) Scrum
3 100 (36.63%) TDD
4 85 (31.14%) Continuous Integration
4 85 (31.14%) Kanban
5 74 (27.11%) BDD
6 67 (24.54%) DevOps
7 62 (22.71%) Microservices
8 61 (22.34%) MVC
9 46 (16.85%) SOLID
10 42 (15.38%) Architectural Design
11 33 (12.09%) Open Source
12 30 (10.99%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 29 (10.62%) Test Automation
14 28 (10.26%) Test Strategy
15 27 (9.89%) Migration
16 25 (9.16%) Process Improvement
17 21 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
17 21 (7.69%) Front End Development
17 21 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 111 (40.66%) JavaScript
2 99 (36.26%) Java
2 99 (36.26%) SQL
3 79 (28.94%) C#
4 23 (8.42%) PHP
5 22 (8.06%) TypeScript
6 18 (6.59%) Perl
6 18 (6.59%) Shell Script
7 14 (5.13%) ES6
7 14 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 14 (5.13%) T-SQL
8 13 (4.76%) Python
9 8 (2.93%) Java 8
10 7 (2.56%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.47%) Apex Code
11 4 (1.47%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.73%) VB
12 2 (0.73%) VB6
12 2 (0.73%) VBA
12 2 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (13.55%) Security Cleared
2 36 (13.19%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.47%) ISEB
3 4 (1.47%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.37%) Degree
4 1 (0.37%) OCP
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.03%) WCAG
2 5 (1.83%) QA
3 2 (0.73%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) GDPR
4 1 (0.37%) PMO
System Software
1 88 (32.23%) Docker
2 19 (6.96%) Postfix
3 12 (4.40%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (9.52%) Ansible
2 22 (8.06%) Kubernetes
3 21 (7.69%) Puppet
4 15 (5.49%) Terraform
5 11 (4.03%) Opsview
6 10 (3.66%) Hadoop YARN
7 6 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.83%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (1.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 3 (1.10%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.37%) MIIS
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (10.26%) Oracle
2 25 (9.16%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.06%) WSO2
4 18 (6.59%) Pega
4 18 (6.59%) webMethods
5 16 (5.86%) Atlassian
6 14 (5.13%) Informatica
7 13 (4.76%) BEA
7 13 (4.76%) Cloudera
8 11 (4.03%) PagerDuty
9 7 (2.56%) SAP
10 6 (2.20%) Google
10 6 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.83%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.47%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.73%) Adobe
13 2 (0.73%) DevExpress
13 2 (0.73%) Telerik
14 1 (0.37%) Splunk
14 1 (0.37%) Xamarin