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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 47 66 81
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +15
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 2346 1710 1297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 4.32% 2.93% 2.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.42% 21.36% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1592 1176 882
Median daily rate £440 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £292 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 4
Median hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.31 £17.50 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.35 £55.00 £55.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £47.25
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -25.92%

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
8880 8004 7268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.37% 13.70% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5989 5264 4645
Median daily rate £430 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 156 135
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +19 2261 £450 +9.03% 790
London +13 1301 £450 - 338
South East +26 308 £450 +30.43% 134
City of London +24 188 £450 -6.25% 81
Yorkshire +28 128 £425 +2.40% 43
North West +18 122 £400 -5.88% 69
West Midlands +25 100 £440 +29.41% 44
West Yorkshire +10 92 £425 - 22
East of England +1 88 £350 -1.40% 40
South West +22 83 £388 -3.12% 69
Manchester +26 80 £420 -9.18% 47
Leeds +9 80 £430 - 20
East Midlands +41 79 £408 +23.48% 26
Surrey +18 64 £475 +43.93% 24
North East +9 58 £375 -25.00% 23
Berkshire +11 55 £450 +28.57% 13
Croydon +8 54 £425 -5.55%
Tyne and Wear +6 53 £375 -25.00% 18
Hampshire -3 53 £375 +7.14% 37
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 52 £400 -20.00% 15
Oxfordshire -5 48 £450 +28.57% 20
Nottinghamshire +29 44 £425 +13.33% 16
Scotland +24 44 £375 +5.26% 19
Nottingham +22 44 £425 +13.33% 16
Shropshire +15 43 £440 +7.31% 1
Telford +6 34 £441 +7.62%
Norfolk +10 30 £300 -13.16% 3
Bristol -2 29 £350 -9.67% 19
Cambridgeshire 0 28 £375 -1.63% 13
Edinburgh +18 27 £400 +20.67% 9

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 2635 (59.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1755 (39.54%) Linux
3 1752 (39.47%) Java
4 1711 (38.54%) Jenkins
5 1672 (37.67%) JavaScript
6 1582 (35.64%) HTML
7 1469 (33.09%) Continuous Integration
8 1460 (32.89%) CSS
9 1357 (30.57%) DevOps
10 1187 (26.74%) TDD
11 1160 (26.13%) Scrum
12 1083 (24.40%) Puppet
13 993 (22.37%) Subversion
14 975 (21.96%) JIRA
15 944 (21.27%) HTML5
16 860 (19.37%) Amazon AWS
17 855 (19.26%) SQL
18 841 (18.95%) Configuration Management
19 836 (18.83%) Python
20 812 (18.29%) AngularJS
21 778 (17.53%) Maven
22 770 (17.35%) Ruby
23 746 (16.81%) Web Services
24 720 (16.22%) Spring
25 708 (15.95%) Docker
26 699 (15.75%) REST
27 678 (15.27%) CSS3
28 677 (15.25%) Node.js
29 671 (15.12%) BDD
30 642 (14.46%) Ansible

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
1 440 (9.91%) Confluence
2 425 (9.57%) Tomcat
3 422 (9.51%) Apache
4 267 (6.01%) Elasticsearch
5 252 (5.68%) nginx
6 184 (4.15%) CMS
7 163 (3.67%) JBoss
8 151 (3.40%) OpenStack
9 122 (2.75%) WebLogic
10 117 (2.64%) WebSphere
11 105 (2.37%) IIS
12 80 (1.80%) Drupal
13 77 (1.73%) Jetty
14 75 (1.69%) WordPress
15 71 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
16 67 (1.51%) Apache Spark
17 54 (1.22%) Apache Solr
18 33 (0.74%) Mule
19 32 (0.72%) NServiceBus
20 28 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 101 (2.28%) Photoshop
2 75 (1.69%) HipChat
3 43 (0.97%) MS Excel
4 25 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
6 12 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (0.23%) GIMP
8 6 (0.14%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (0.068%) InVision
10 3 (0.068%) MS Office
10 3 (0.068%) Simulink
10 3 (0.068%) SketchUp
11 2 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.023%) Doxygen
12 1 (0.023%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.023%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 46 (1.04%) Magento
2 42 (0.95%) Payment Gateway
3 19 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 14 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
5 13 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (0.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 10 (0.23%) SDL Web 8
8 3 (0.068%) RMDS
9 2 (0.045%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.045%) Exchequer
10 1 (0.023%) BigMachines
10 1 (0.023%) Eloqua
10 1 (0.023%) LabWindows
10 1 (0.023%) Loan IQ
10 1 (0.023%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.023%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 860 (19.37%) Amazon AWS
2 375 (8.45%) GitHub
3 329 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 133 (3.00%) PaaS
5 117 (2.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 96 (2.16%) IaaS
7 85 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
8 79 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
9 65 (1.46%) Amazon S3
10 60 (1.35%) SaaS
11 48 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 42 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
13 35 (0.79%) OpenShift
14 31 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
14 31 (0.70%) Google Play
15 25 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
15 25 (0.56%) Google Analytics
16 21 (0.47%) Heroku
16 21 (0.47%) Route 53
17 19 (0.43%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 358 (8.06%) HTTP
2 186 (4.19%) DNS
3 122 (2.75%) SSH
4 113 (2.55%) Firewall
5 101 (2.28%) Internet
6 89 (2.00%) TCP/IP
7 83 (1.87%) SSL
8 82 (1.85%) OpenLDAP
9 78 (1.76%) OpenVPN
10 60 (1.35%) LDAP
11 58 (1.31%) Network Security
12 56 (1.26%) VPN
13 34 (0.77%) Reverse Proxy
14 26 (0.59%) DMZ
15 22 (0.50%) SNMP
16 19 (0.43%) DHCP
17 17 (0.38%) SAN
18 16 (0.36%) Intranet
18 16 (0.36%) VLAN
19 14 (0.32%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 608 (13.70%) MySQL
2 504 (11.35%) MongoDB
3 471 (10.61%) NoSQL
4 363 (8.18%) PostgreSQL
5 326 (7.34%) SQL Server
6 305 (6.87%) Relational Database
7 203 (4.57%) Hadoop
8 118 (2.66%) Redis
9 109 (2.46%) Big Data
10 82 (1.85%) Oracle Database
11 78 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
12 69 (1.55%) RDBMS
13 55 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
14 52 (1.17%) Apache Hive
15 48 (1.08%) DB2
16 42 (0.95%) Neo4j
17 41 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
18 37 (0.83%) HBase
19 35 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
19 35 (0.79%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1711 (38.54%) Jenkins
2 993 (22.37%) Subversion
3 975 (21.96%) JIRA
4 778 (17.53%) Maven
5 522 (11.76%) JUnit
6 366 (8.25%) Selenium
7 313 (7.05%) TeamCity
8 293 (6.60%) Sonatype Nexus
9 288 (6.49%) Cucumber
10 277 (6.24%) Ant
11 275 (6.20%) gulp
12 274 (6.17%) Grunt
13 242 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 234 (5.27%) Gradle
15 196 (4.42%) Vagrant
16 195 (4.39%) SonarQube
17 194 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
18 186 (4.19%) Mercurial
19 180 (4.05%) Bitbucket
20 161 (3.63%) Hudson
General
1 439 (9.89%) Finance
2 215 (4.84%) Banking
3 175 (3.94%) Retail
4 75 (1.69%) Publishing
5 73 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 64 (1.44%) Marketing
7 62 (1.40%) Games
8 53 (1.19%) Investment Banking
9 39 (0.88%) Advertising
10 25 (0.56%) Electronics
11 24 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 23 (0.52%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.38%) Back Office
13 17 (0.38%) Front Office
14 14 (0.32%) Legal
15 11 (0.25%) Online Betting
16 10 (0.23%) Military
17 9 (0.20%) Automotive
18 8 (0.18%) Billing
18 8 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 2544 (57.31%) Developer
2 742 (16.72%) DevOps Engineer
3 703 (15.84%) Java Developer
4 461 (10.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 437 (9.84%) Senior Developer
6 320 (7.21%) JavaScript Developer
7 197 (4.44%) PHP Developer
8 190 (4.28%) Senior Java Developer
9 181 (4.08%) Architect
9 181 (4.08%) Web Developer
10 177 (3.99%) HTML Developer
11 168 (3.78%) .NET Developer
12 158 (3.56%) Scala Developer
13 153 (3.45%) Angular Developer
14 151 (3.40%) AWS Engineer
14 151 (3.40%) Linux Engineer
15 149 (3.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 142 (3.20%) Full Stack Developer
17 139 (3.13%) Agile Developer
17 139 (3.13%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1582 (35.64%) HTML
2 1460 (32.89%) CSS
3 944 (21.27%) HTML5
4 812 (18.29%) AngularJS
5 746 (16.81%) Web Services
6 720 (16.22%) Spring
7 699 (15.75%) REST
8 678 (15.27%) CSS3
9 677 (15.25%) Node.js
10 641 (14.44%) RESTful
11 595 (13.40%) JSON
12 527 (11.87%) jQuery
13 455 (10.25%) .NET
14 433 (9.75%) Sass
15 417 (9.39%) XML
16 325 (7.32%) SOAP
17 282 (6.35%) React
18 268 (6.04%) Ajax
19 267 (6.01%) Hibernate
20 234 (5.27%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 328 (7.39%) User Experience
2 208 (4.69%) Mobile App
3 139 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 139 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 127 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 74 (1.67%) Visualisation
6 73 (1.64%) Algorithms
7 64 (1.44%) iPad
7 64 (1.44%) Private Cloud
8 57 (1.28%) Data Structures
9 48 (1.08%) Social Media
10 41 (0.92%) Data Centre
10 41 (0.92%) Wiki
11 40 (0.90%) Fintech
12 35 (0.79%) Clustering
12 35 (0.79%) Digital Media
13 32 (0.72%) Management Information System
14 30 (0.68%) Virtual Team
15 27 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
16 26 (0.59%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1755 (39.54%) Linux
2 564 (12.71%) Unix
3 383 (8.63%) Windows
4 220 (4.96%) Android
5 216 (4.87%) CentOS
6 212 (4.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 197 (4.44%) Apple iOS
8 126 (2.84%) Mac OS X
9 121 (2.73%) Ubuntu
10 87 (1.96%) Windows Server
11 77 (1.73%) CoreOS
12 32 (0.72%) Solaris
13 27 (0.61%) VMS
14 25 (0.56%) AIX
15 24 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (0.43%) Debian
17 15 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
18 14 (0.32%) Windows Phone
19 12 (0.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2635 (59.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1469 (33.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1357 (30.57%) DevOps
4 1187 (26.74%) TDD
5 1160 (26.13%) Scrum
6 841 (18.95%) Configuration Management
7 671 (15.12%) BDD
8 618 (13.92%) Web Development
9 592 (13.34%) Open Source
10 568 (12.80%) OO
11 552 (12.44%) MVC
12 544 (12.26%) Front End Development
13 430 (9.69%) Continuous Delivery
14 380 (8.56%) Software Engineering
15 373 (8.40%) Automated Testing
16 359 (8.09%) Responsive Web Design
17 338 (7.61%) Microservices
18 322 (7.25%) Unit Testing
19 321 (7.23%) E-Commerce
20 283 (6.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1752 (39.47%) Java
2 1672 (37.67%) JavaScript
3 855 (19.26%) SQL
4 836 (18.83%) Python
5 770 (17.35%) Ruby
6 584 (13.16%) PHP
7 455 (10.25%) C#
8 390 (8.79%) Scala
9 288 (6.49%) Bash Shell
10 256 (5.77%) Shell Script
11 245 (5.52%) Perl
12 157 (3.54%) PowerShell
13 152 (3.42%) Groovy
14 134 (3.02%) C++
15 117 (2.64%) Go
16 108 (2.43%) C
17 94 (2.12%) Objective-C
18 89 (2.00%) PL/SQL
19 86 (1.94%) ES6
20 85 (1.91%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 426 (9.60%) Security Cleared
2 335 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 200 (4.51%) Degree
4 52 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 40 (0.90%) DV Cleared
6 32 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
7 30 (0.68%) AWS Certification
8 23 (0.52%) ISEB
9 22 (0.50%) BC Cleared
10 18 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 13 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (0.27%) RHCE
13 11 (0.25%) Sun Certification
14 10 (0.23%) CCNA
15 9 (0.20%) MCSE
16 8 (0.18%) DBS Check
17 7 (0.16%) CCNP
18 6 (0.14%) RHCA
18 6 (0.14%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 243 (5.47%) QA
2 44 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 23 (0.52%) WAI
4 20 (0.45%) SDET
5 16 (0.36%) WCAG
6 15 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.29%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.16%) GCP
9 6 (0.14%) SLA
10 4 (0.090%) FATCA
11 3 (0.068%) DO-254
12 2 (0.045%) ISO20022
13 1 (0.023%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 1 (0.023%) JTAG
13 1 (0.023%) MISRA
13 1 (0.023%) MISRA C
13 1 (0.023%) SEPA
System Software
1 708 (15.95%) Docker
2 157 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
4 100 (2.25%) Active Directory
5 94 (2.12%) vCloud
6 93 (2.10%) Squid
7 83 (1.87%) Postfix
8 76 (1.71%) Ceph
9 74 (1.67%) GlusterFS
10 72 (1.62%) etcd
10 72 (1.62%) flannel
11 42 (0.95%) KVM
12 38 (0.86%) Xen
13 36 (0.81%) NFS
14 34 (0.77%) Hyper-V
14 34 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
15 29 (0.65%) vSphere
16 26 (0.59%) iptables
17 19 (0.43%) Apache Flume
18 17 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1083 (24.40%) Puppet
2 642 (14.46%) Ansible
3 497 (11.20%) Opscode Chef
4 239 (5.38%) logstash
5 216 (4.87%) Kubernetes
6 162 (3.65%) Terraform
7 153 (3.45%) Kibana
7 153 (3.45%) ZABBIX
8 152 (3.42%) Graphite
9 124 (2.79%) HAProxy
10 91 (2.05%) Nagios
11 88 (1.98%) Rancher
12 73 (1.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 73 (1.64%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 73 (1.64%) rkt
13 62 (1.40%) Grafana
14 59 (1.33%) Packer
15 53 (1.19%) Salt
16 31 (0.70%) Icinga
17 29 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 519 (11.69%) Oracle
2 353 (7.95%) VMware
3 235 (5.29%) Red Hat
4 221 (4.98%) Google
5 209 (4.71%) Atlassian
6 203 (4.57%) Microsoft
7 157 (3.54%) IBM
8 100 (2.25%) Sonatype
9 95 (2.14%) Splunk
10 86 (1.94%) Adobe
11 75 (1.69%) Zend
12 59 (1.33%) New Relic
13 55 (1.24%) Perforce
14 41 (0.92%) MuleSoft
15 40 (0.90%) WSO2
16 36 (0.81%) hybris
17 34 (0.77%) AppDynamics
17 34 (0.77%) SaltStack
18 32 (0.72%) Sitecore
19 30 (0.68%) ForgeRock
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