Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 59 104
Rank change year-on-year +30 +45 +30
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 248 195 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.12% 3.15% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.54% 20.88% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 118 53
West Midlands median daily rate £470 £440 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +35.38% +1.56%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £180
90th Percentile £613 £529 £419
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £17.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year +10.43% +5.16% -3.13%

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 718 934 469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.83% 15.10% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 514 244
West Midlands median daily rate £421 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.13% +17.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £275 £290 £156
90th Percentile £562 £500 £475
England median daily rate £457 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +7.41% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 28
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -1.40% -16.16%
10th Percentile £13.61 £11.50 £19.10
90th Percentile £45.25 £41.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +19 87 £450 +2.56% 15
Shropshire +20 69 £535 +21.25% 5
Coventry +36 50 £460 +22.67% 10
Staffordshire +17 13 £381 +27.08% 3
Warwickshire +1 5 £300 -25.00% 3
Solihull -3 2 £399 -16.05% 3
Worcestershire +1 1 £125 -65.52% 1
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 156 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (41.53%) Scrum
3 101 (40.73%) Jenkins
4 90 (36.29%) Linux
4 90 (36.29%) Subversion
5 89 (35.89%) Continuous Integration
6 79 (31.85%) TDD
7 78 (31.45%) HTML
8 77 (31.05%) DevOps
9 76 (30.65%) CSS
10 75 (30.24%) Kanban
11 74 (29.84%) JavaScript
12 71 (28.63%) Puppet
13 66 (26.61%) Java
14 64 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
15 61 (24.60%) Amazon AWS
15 61 (24.60%) Test Automation
16 60 (24.19%) C#
17 59 (23.79%) BDD
18 58 (23.39%) .NET
19 57 (22.98%) MVC
20 55 (22.18%) JIRA
21 54 (21.77%) Maven
22 50 (20.16%) JSON
22 50 (20.16%) Web Services
23 49 (19.76%) Configuration Management
24 48 (19.35%) Python
25 47 (18.95%) Open Source
26 45 (18.15%) Ansible
27 43 (17.34%) Confluence

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 43 (17.34%) Confluence
2 26 (10.48%) Apache
3 23 (9.27%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (8.47%) Tomcat
5 13 (5.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (4.84%) JBoss
7 9 (3.63%) nginx
8 8 (3.23%) IIS
8 8 (3.23%) WebLogic
9 5 (2.02%) Mule
9 5 (2.02%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.61%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.61%) Drupal
10 4 (1.61%) Mule ESB
10 4 (1.61%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.61%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.81%) WordPress
12 1 (0.40%) Jetty
12 1 (0.40%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.81%) HipChat
2 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 64 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (24.60%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (7.26%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (5.24%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (4.84%) Amazon ELB
5 12 (4.84%) Amazon S3
5 12 (4.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 10 (4.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (4.03%) GitHub
7 7 (2.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (2.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (2.02%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (2.02%) Route 53
9 3 (1.21%) Google Analytics
9 3 (1.21%) PaaS
10 2 (0.81%) Office 365
11 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.40%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (16.53%) HTTP
2 24 (9.68%) SSL
3 18 (7.26%) TCP/IP
4 11 (4.44%) DNS
5 7 (2.82%) OpenLDAP
5 7 (2.82%) OpenVPN
5 7 (2.82%) SSH
6 3 (1.21%) AMQP
6 3 (1.21%) ICMP
7 1 (0.40%) DHCP
7 1 (0.40%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.89%) MongoDB
3 24 (9.68%) MySQL
4 22 (8.87%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (6.85%) Relational Database
6 15 (6.05%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (4.84%) Oracle Database
7 12 (4.84%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.82%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (2.02%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Power View
12 3 (1.21%) Power BI
12 3 (1.21%) PowerPivot
13 2 (0.81%) Big Data
13 2 (0.81%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 101 (40.73%) Jenkins
2 90 (36.29%) Subversion
3 55 (22.18%) JIRA
4 54 (21.77%) Maven
5 41 (16.53%) JUnit
5 41 (16.53%) Sonatype Nexus
6 19 (7.66%) SonarQube
7 18 (7.26%) Selenium
8 16 (6.45%) TeamCity
9 15 (6.05%) SoapUI
9 15 (6.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (5.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (5.24%) Bitbucket
10 13 (5.24%) GitLab
10 13 (5.24%) Mockito
11 12 (4.84%) DbUnit
11 12 (4.84%) jMock
12 11 (4.44%) Ant
12 11 (4.44%) IntelliJ
13 9 (3.63%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (1.61%) Advertising
1 4 (1.61%) Finance
1 4 (1.61%) Marketing
2 3 (1.21%) Retail
3 1 (0.40%) Back Office
3 1 (0.40%) Banking
3 1 (0.40%) Games
3 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 153 (61.69%) Developer
2 53 (21.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 31 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 27 (10.89%) Senior Developer
6 24 (9.68%) Azure Developer
7 16 (6.45%) Lead DevOps
8 15 (6.05%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (5.65%) Consultant
10 13 (5.24%) Angular Developer
10 13 (5.24%) C# Developer
10 13 (5.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 12 (4.84%) Agile Developer
11 12 (4.84%) Scala Developer
12 9 (3.63%) Android Developer
12 9 (3.63%) HTML Developer
12 9 (3.63%) Integration Developer
12 9 (3.63%) Lead Developer
12 9 (3.63%) Messaging Developer
13 8 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (31.45%) HTML
2 76 (30.65%) CSS
3 58 (23.39%) .NET
4 50 (20.16%) JSON
4 50 (20.16%) Web Services
5 43 (17.34%) Middleware
6 41 (16.53%) Spring
7 38 (15.32%) AngularJS
8 36 (14.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 35 (14.11%) RESTful
10 34 (13.71%) REST
11 33 (13.31%) SOAP
12 30 (12.10%) HTML5
13 28 (11.29%) XML
14 27 (10.89%) ASP.NET
15 25 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (9.27%) Node.js
17 21 (8.47%) .NET Framework
18 18 (7.26%) CSS3
19 16 (6.45%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.05%) Wiki
3 13 (5.24%) User Experience
4 10 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.82%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.02%) DataPower
6 5 (2.02%) PKI
7 3 (1.21%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.81%) Animation
9 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.40%) Fintech
9 1 (0.40%) iPad
9 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.40%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 90 (36.29%) Linux
2 41 (16.53%) Windows
3 35 (14.11%) Unix
4 20 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (6.05%) Mac OS X
6 14 (5.65%) Android
7 9 (3.63%) CentOS
8 6 (2.42%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.02%) Ubuntu
9 5 (2.02%) Windows Server
10 4 (1.61%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.40%) Debian
11 1 (0.40%) Fedora
11 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (41.53%) Scrum
3 89 (35.89%) Continuous Integration
4 79 (31.85%) TDD
5 77 (31.05%) DevOps
6 75 (30.24%) Kanban
7 61 (24.60%) Test Automation
8 59 (23.79%) BDD
9 57 (22.98%) MVC
10 49 (19.76%) Configuration Management
11 47 (18.95%) Open Source
12 35 (14.11%) SOA
13 27 (10.89%) Continuous Delivery
14 24 (9.68%) OO
15 22 (8.87%) SDLC
16 21 (8.47%) Front End Development
16 21 (8.47%) SOLID
16 21 (8.47%) Unit Testing
17 19 (7.66%) Digital Transformation Programme
18 18 (7.26%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 74 (29.84%) JavaScript
2 66 (26.61%) Java
3 60 (24.19%) C#
4 48 (19.35%) Python
5 39 (15.73%) SQL
6 33 (13.31%) Perl
7 27 (10.89%) Ruby
8 26 (10.48%) PHP
9 18 (7.26%) Scala
10 15 (6.05%) Bash Shell
11 11 (4.44%) Groovy
12 9 (3.63%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.82%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.61%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.61%) Go
14 4 (1.61%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.21%) C
15 3 (1.21%) C++
15 3 (1.21%) Haskell
15 3 (1.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (8.87%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.81%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.40%) Degree
4 1 (0.40%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.40%) GCP
2 1 (0.40%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) WAI
2 1 (0.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 35 (14.11%) Docker
2 21 (8.47%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (2.82%) Postfix
3 7 (2.82%) Squid
3 7 (2.82%) vCloud
3 7 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.42%) vSphere
5 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.40%) KVM
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 71 (28.63%) Puppet
2 45 (18.15%) Ansible
3 21 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (8.47%) ZABBIX
4 18 (7.26%) logstash
4 18 (7.26%) Terraform
5 15 (6.05%) Kibana
6 10 (4.03%) Salt
7 7 (2.82%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (2.82%) Kubernetes
7 7 (2.82%) Rancher
7 7 (2.82%) Rsyslog
7 7 (2.82%) Sysdig
8 5 (2.02%) collectd
8 5 (2.02%) Graylog
8 5 (2.02%) Nagios
8 5 (2.02%) Rundeck
8 5 (2.02%) StatsD
8 5 (2.02%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.21%) Grafana
Vendors
1 30 (12.10%) Oracle
2 21 (8.47%) Red Hat
3 19 (7.66%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.66%) WSO2
4 18 (7.26%) MuleSoft
5 16 (6.45%) VMware
6 13 (5.24%) Google
7 12 (4.84%) Atlassian
8 10 (4.03%) Rackspace
9 7 (2.82%) CA
9 7 (2.82%) Micro Focus
9 7 (2.82%) Serena
9 7 (2.82%) Sonatype
10 6 (2.42%) IBM
10 6 (2.42%) Tableau
10 6 (2.42%) webMethods
11 5 (2.02%) SaltStack
11 5 (2.02%) Splunk
11 5 (2.02%) Teradata
12 2 (0.81%) Adobe