The table below looks at the statistics for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 49 85 116
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +31
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 2123 1347 994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.89% 2.44% 1.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.56% 18.71% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 898 657
Median daily rate £438 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £293 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 7
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £32.20 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.18 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8307 7201 6773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.23% 13.04% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5708 4696 4391
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 131 155
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £45.28 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Git (software) as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Git (software) within the UK.

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) within the UK.

Git (software) Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Git (software) Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Git (software)
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 2022 £438 +9.37% 750
London +26 1110 £450 +5.88% 336
South East +63 314 £425 +16.83% 89
Yorkshire +37 160 £425 +6.25% 59
West Midlands +39 128 £450 +33.33% 43
City of London +23 123 £450 +5.88% 69
West Yorkshire +28 113 £425 +2.40% 42
Leeds +28 104 £425 +6.25% 33
North West -2 87 £400 +14.28% 82
West Sussex +31 76 £438 -7.89% 5
East of England +23 73 £406 +1.56% 50
South West -17 72 £375 - 65
Berkshire +43 71 £450 +87.50% 10
Shropshire +11 66 £456 +7.22% 1
Worthing -3 63 £425 -10.52%
Telford +9 61 £456 +7.22% 1
Surrey +32 60 £458 +7.64% 23
Scotland +9 60 £375 -6.25% 19
Hampshire -27 52 £385 +6.20% 21
Manchester +3 51 £400 +12.28% 45
East Midlands +10 41 £345 -0.71% 16
Cambridgeshire +21 37 £375 -16.66% 24
North East -8 35 £360 - 9
Tyne and Wear -18 33 £360 - 8
Bristol -17 32 £356 -5.00% 18
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 32 £355 - 7
Glasgow +29 31 £350 -28.20% 8
South Yorkshire +13 31 £413 +3.12% 9
Sheffield +1 30 £419 +4.68% 4
Cheshire -17 28 £425 +21.42% 14

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 with a requirement for Git (software).

1 2409 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1662 (41.10%) Java
3 1590 (39.32%) JavaScript
4 1570 (38.82%) Linux
5 1532 (37.88%) HTML
6 1440 (35.61%) Jenkins
7 1366 (33.78%) CSS
8 1306 (32.29%) Continuous Integration
9 1151 (28.46%) DevOps
10 1106 (27.35%) TDD
11 1083 (26.78%) Scrum
12 1058 (26.16%) Subversion
13 929 (22.97%) HTML5
14 922 (22.80%) Puppet
15 841 (20.80%) Python
16 838 (20.72%) Maven
17 821 (20.30%) JIRA
18 802 (19.83%) SQL
19 796 (19.68%) Ruby
20 748 (18.50%) Configuration Management
21 736 (18.20%) AngularJS
22 708 (17.51%) Web Services
23 669 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
24 630 (15.58%) Node.js
24 630 (15.58%) Spring
25 626 (15.48%) REST
26 609 (15.06%) CSS3
27 587 (14.52%) BDD
28 586 (14.49%) Unix
29 566 (14.00%) OO

Git (software)
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 630 (15.58%) Node.js
2 400 (9.89%) Tomcat
3 365 (9.03%) Apache
4 310 (7.67%) Confluence
5 232 (5.74%) nginx
6 154 (3.81%) CMS
7 148 (3.66%) OpenStack
8 147 (3.64%) JBoss
9 143 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
10 113 (2.79%) IIS
11 108 (2.67%) Jetty
12 93 (2.30%) WebLogic
13 81 (2.00%) WebSphere
14 73 (1.81%) WordPress
15 56 (1.38%) Drupal
16 50 (1.24%) Apache Solr
17 38 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
18 30 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 26 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
20 23 (0.57%) Mule
Applications
1 77 (1.90%) Photoshop
2 55 (1.36%) MS Excel
3 22 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
5 9 (0.22%) GIMP
6 8 (0.20%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.17%) Gliffy
7 7 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.12%) MS Project
9 4 (0.099%) HipChat
9 4 (0.099%) Simulink
10 3 (0.074%) Doxygen
10 3 (0.074%) MS Office
11 2 (0.049%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.049%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.025%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 69 (1.71%) Payment Gateway
2 54 (1.34%) Magento
3 12 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 8 (0.20%) BigMachines
5 8 (0.20%) Eloqua
5 8 (0.20%) SDL Web 8
6 2 (0.049%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.025%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.025%) OpenCart
7 1 (0.025%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.025%) RMDS
7 1 (0.025%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 669 (16.54%) Amazon AWS
2 346 (8.56%) GitHub
3 262 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 85 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
5 76 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 68 (1.68%) PaaS
7 67 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
8 66 (1.63%) IaaS
9 56 (1.38%) SaaS
10 47 (1.16%) Amazon S3
11 45 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
12 39 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
13 37 (0.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 29 (0.72%) Google Analytics
15 25 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
16 22 (0.54%) Force.com
17 18 (0.45%) Google App Engine
18 16 (0.40%) Google Play
19 14 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 13 (0.32%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 416 (10.29%) HTTP
2 105 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 99 (2.45%) DNS
4 96 (2.37%) Internet
5 77 (1.90%) Firewall
6 66 (1.63%) SSL
7 39 (0.96%) SSH
8 37 (0.91%) LDAP
9 34 (0.84%) VPN
10 32 (0.79%) Network Security
11 29 (0.72%) DVB
12 25 (0.62%) Intranet
12 25 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
13 22 (0.54%) SNMP
14 18 (0.45%) DHCP
14 18 (0.45%) DMZ
15 13 (0.32%) SAN
15 13 (0.32%) SMTP
15 13 (0.32%) Wireshark
16 9 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 531 (13.13%) MySQL
2 464 (11.47%) NoSQL
3 408 (10.09%) MongoDB
4 305 (7.54%) Relational Database
5 302 (7.47%) SQL Server
6 250 (6.18%) PostgreSQL
7 94 (2.32%) Redis
8 88 (2.18%) Big Data
9 83 (2.05%) Oracle Database
10 77 (1.90%) Hadoop
11 72 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 57 (1.41%) RDBMS
13 50 (1.24%) Neo4j
14 39 (0.96%) Apache Hive
15 37 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
16 36 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
16 36 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
17 34 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
18 30 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
19 22 (0.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1440 (35.61%) Jenkins
2 1058 (26.16%) Subversion
3 838 (20.72%) Maven
4 821 (20.30%) JIRA
5 420 (10.39%) JUnit
6 347 (8.58%) Selenium
7 280 (6.92%) Cucumber
8 271 (6.70%) TeamCity
9 237 (5.86%) gulp
10 231 (5.71%) Grunt
11 196 (4.85%) Mockito
12 191 (4.72%) Ant
12 191 (4.72%) Gradle
13 189 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 188 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
15 164 (4.06%) Jasmine
16 162 (4.01%) Hudson
17 155 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
18 154 (3.81%) Eclipse
19 150 (3.71%) Vagrant
General
1 370 (9.15%) Finance
2 205 (5.07%) Banking
3 136 (3.36%) Retail
4 72 (1.78%) Publishing
5 64 (1.58%) Telecoms
6 62 (1.53%) Games
7 56 (1.38%) Investment Banking
7 56 (1.38%) Marketing
8 22 (0.54%) Advertising
8 22 (0.54%) Electronics
9 21 (0.52%) Manufacturing
10 19 (0.47%) Front Office
11 18 (0.45%) Back Office
12 15 (0.37%) Legal
13 14 (0.35%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.32%) Online Betting
15 7 (0.17%) Military
16 6 (0.15%) Automotive
16 6 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 2447 (60.51%) Developer
2 676 (16.72%) Java Developer
3 661 (16.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 406 (10.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 393 (9.72%) Senior Developer
6 335 (8.28%) JavaScript Developer
7 199 (4.92%) PHP Developer
8 184 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
9 156 (3.86%) Web Developer
10 154 (3.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 152 (3.76%) Full Stack Developer
12 146 (3.61%) .NET Developer
13 144 (3.56%) Linux Engineer
14 141 (3.49%) Angular Developer
15 139 (3.44%) Scala Developer
16 134 (3.31%) Architect
17 130 (3.21%) HTML Developer
18 122 (3.02%) Agile Developer
19 109 (2.70%) Consultant
19 109 (2.70%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1532 (37.88%) HTML
2 1366 (33.78%) CSS
3 929 (22.97%) HTML5
4 736 (18.20%) AngularJS
5 708 (17.51%) Web Services
6 630 (15.58%) Spring
7 626 (15.48%) REST
8 609 (15.06%) CSS3
9 545 (13.48%) RESTful
10 519 (12.83%) jQuery
11 469 (11.60%) JSON
12 455 (11.25%) Sass
13 413 (10.21%) .NET
14 394 (9.74%) XML
15 328 (8.11%) SOAP
16 292 (7.22%) Ajax
17 246 (6.08%) Hibernate
18 224 (5.54%) J2EE
19 221 (5.46%) React
20 206 (5.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 270 (6.68%) User Experience
2 167 (4.13%) Mobile App
3 156 (3.86%) Computer Science
4 124 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
5 119 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 91 (2.25%) Visualisation
7 88 (2.18%) iPad
8 70 (1.73%) Social Media
9 54 (1.34%) STB
10 49 (1.21%) Algorithms
11 43 (1.06%) DTV
12 42 (1.04%) Private Cloud
13 41 (1.01%) Fintech
14 38 (0.94%) Data Structures
15 37 (0.91%) Data Centre
16 34 (0.84%) Management Information System
17 31 (0.77%) Wiki
18 30 (0.74%) Replication
19 28 (0.69%) MPEG
20 27 (0.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1570 (38.82%) Linux
2 586 (14.49%) Unix
3 356 (8.80%) Windows
4 241 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 173 (4.28%) CentOS
6 161 (3.98%) Mac OS X
7 154 (3.81%) Ubuntu
8 148 (3.66%) Android
9 102 (2.52%) Apple iOS
10 90 (2.23%) Windows Server
11 85 (2.10%) CoreOS
12 30 (0.74%) Solaris
13 27 (0.67%) VMS
14 25 (0.62%) Debian
15 23 (0.57%) AIX
15 23 (0.57%) Windows Phone
16 20 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
16 20 (0.49%) Windows 10
16 20 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (0.40%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2409 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1306 (32.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1151 (28.46%) DevOps
4 1106 (27.35%) TDD
5 1083 (26.78%) Scrum
6 748 (18.50%) Configuration Management
7 587 (14.52%) BDD
8 566 (14.00%) OO
9 563 (13.92%) Web Development
10 508 (12.56%) Open Source
11 478 (11.82%) Front End Development
12 447 (11.05%) MVC
13 379 (9.37%) Responsive Web Design
14 342 (8.46%) Software Engineering
15 327 (8.09%) Unit Testing
16 299 (7.39%) Continuous Delivery
17 281 (6.95%) E-Commerce
18 279 (6.90%) Automated Testing
19 272 (6.73%) SOA
20 250 (6.18%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1662 (41.10%) Java
2 1590 (39.32%) JavaScript
3 841 (20.80%) Python
4 802 (19.83%) SQL
5 796 (19.68%) Ruby
6 505 (12.49%) PHP
7 382 (9.45%) C#
8 356 (8.80%) Bash Shell
9 304 (7.52%) Scala
10 242 (5.98%) Perl
11 194 (4.80%) PowerShell
12 154 (3.81%) Groovy
13 151 (3.73%) Shell Script
14 146 (3.61%) C++
15 123 (3.04%) C
16 118 (2.92%) Go
17 84 (2.08%) ES6
18 77 (1.90%) PL/SQL
19 66 (1.63%) TypeScript
20 60 (1.48%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 422 (10.44%) Security Cleared
2 305 (7.54%) SC Cleared
3 214 (5.29%) Degree
4 50 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
5 40 (0.99%) DV Cleared
6 39 (0.96%) BC Cleared
7 22 (0.54%) ISTQB
8 20 (0.49%) ISEB
9 12 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.25%) AWS Certification
10 10 (0.25%) MCSE
10 10 (0.25%) Sun Certification
11 8 (0.20%) RHCE
12 6 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.15%) PhD
13 4 (0.099%) CCNP
13 4 (0.099%) CISSP
14 3 (0.074%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.049%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (5.12%) QA
2 50 (1.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (0.30%) WAI
4 11 (0.27%) WCAG
5 8 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.17%) ISO 14001
6 7 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 6 (0.15%) SLA
8 5 (0.12%) SDET
9 2 (0.049%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.049%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.025%) DO-254
10 1 (0.025%) SEPA
System Software
1 560 (13.85%) Docker
2 174 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (2.30%) Active Directory
4 85 (2.10%) GlusterFS
5 79 (1.95%) Ceph
5 79 (1.95%) etcd
5 79 (1.95%) flannel
6 45 (1.11%) vSphere
7 30 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
8 26 (0.64%) Hyper-V
8 26 (0.64%) KVM
9 25 (0.62%) Xen
10 22 (0.54%) NFS
11 20 (0.49%) vCloud
12 17 (0.42%) LXC
12 17 (0.42%) Varnish
13 15 (0.37%) Squid
14 14 (0.35%) VirtualBox
14 14 (0.35%) VMware ESX
15 10 (0.25%) iptables
Systems Management
1 922 (22.80%) Puppet
2 494 (12.22%) Ansible
3 432 (10.68%) Opscode Chef
4 170 (4.20%) Graphite
5 161 (3.98%) logstash
6 117 (2.89%) Kubernetes
7 111 (2.74%) HAProxy
8 95 (2.35%) Nagios
9 79 (1.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 79 (1.95%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 77 (1.90%) ZABBIX
11 73 (1.81%) Kibana
12 67 (1.66%) Grafana
13 54 (1.34%) Packer
13 54 (1.34%) Terraform
14 53 (1.31%) Uchiwa
15 52 (1.29%) Salt
16 34 (0.84%) yum
17 32 (0.79%) SCOM
18 31 (0.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 396 (9.79%) Oracle
2 294 (7.27%) VMware
3 233 (5.76%) Red Hat
4 229 (5.66%) Google
5 195 (4.82%) Microsoft
6 160 (3.96%) Atlassian
7 119 (2.94%) IBM
8 111 (2.74%) Splunk
9 86 (2.13%) Adobe
10 70 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
11 67 (1.66%) Zend
12 42 (1.04%) New Relic
13 37 (0.91%) Sitecore
14 36 (0.89%) MuleSoft
15 32 (0.79%) HP
16 31 (0.77%) ATG
17 29 (0.72%) SOASTA, Inc
18 28 (0.69%) WSO2
19 27 (0.67%) Endeca
19 27 (0.67%) ForgeRock
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bagshot, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £250.00 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Recital Consulting
Rate: £280 - £350 Per Day Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £295.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £325 - £355 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £500 per annum £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £212.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: Yesterday
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Agentis Solution
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Success Appointments
Rate: £Highly Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago