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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 51 85 119
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +34
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 2075 1305 958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.73% 2.34% 1.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.13% 18.13% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1394 879 615
Median daily rate £440 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £32.04 £24.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.43 £53.12 £47.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.88%

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
8257 7198 6846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.85% 12.89% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5633 4609 4386
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 147 135
Median hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.17% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.95 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

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 4 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 4 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 4 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 +33 1976 £450 +12.50% 657
London +31 1123 £450 +5.57% 313
South East +39 290 £425 +16.43% 93
Yorkshire +19 148 £445 +11.25% 50
West Midlands +39 130 £400 +24.03% 31
West Yorkshire +22 106 £425 +5.59% 33
City of London +17 105 £450 +12.50% 52
Leeds +12 97 £425 +6.25% 27
North West -7 91 £400 +14.28% 57
West Sussex +34 72 £450 -5.26% 4
Shropshire +14 69 £400 -11.30% 2
Berkshire +50 67 £450 +87.50% 11
South West -11 66 £363 -6.14% 42
East of England +32 62 £400 -5.88% 34
Telford +11 62 £400 -11.30%
Worthing +2 61 £450 -5.26% 1
Surrey +34 55 £445 -13.17% 17
Scotland +16 52 £388 -6.06% 20
Manchester -8 44 £413 +22.22% 39
East Midlands +14 43 £350 +9.37% 20
Cambridgeshire +29 38 £360 -20.00% 15
Hampshire -46 38 £425 +25.00% 27
Cheshire -15 36 £413 +17.85% 4
Reading +24 35 £425 +17.24% 6
Bristol -16 33 £363 -3.33% 15
South Yorkshire +12 30 £438 +9.37% 12
Oxfordshire +29 28 £413 +17.43% 12
Sheffield 0 28 £450 +12.50% 7
Croydon +5 27 £450 +20.00% 3
Cambridge +21 26 £413 +11.48% 8

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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 2414 (60.41%) Agile Software Development
2 1653 (41.37%) Java
3 1602 (40.09%) JavaScript
4 1517 (37.96%) HTML
5 1481 (37.06%) Linux
6 1444 (36.14%) Jenkins
7 1355 (33.91%) CSS
8 1275 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
9 1131 (28.30%) TDD
10 1100 (27.53%) Scrum
11 1096 (27.43%) Subversion
12 1079 (27.00%) DevOps
13 916 (22.92%) HTML5
14 879 (22.00%) Puppet
15 871 (21.80%) Maven
16 807 (20.20%) Ruby
17 798 (19.97%) Python
18 786 (19.67%) SQL
19 779 (19.49%) JIRA
20 747 (18.69%) AngularJS
21 738 (18.47%) Configuration Management
22 723 (18.09%) Web Services
23 646 (16.17%) BDD
24 623 (15.59%) Amazon AWS
25 607 (15.19%) Node.js
26 603 (15.09%) REST
27 602 (15.07%) Spring
28 601 (15.04%) Unix
29 598 (14.96%) CSS3
30 575 (14.39%) 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
1 607 (15.19%) Node.js
2 385 (9.63%) Tomcat
3 377 (9.43%) Apache
4 291 (7.28%) Confluence
5 215 (5.38%) nginx
6 153 (3.83%) JBoss
7 144 (3.60%) OpenStack
8 136 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
9 125 (3.13%) CMS
10 113 (2.83%) Jetty
11 111 (2.78%) IIS
12 79 (1.98%) WebLogic
12 79 (1.98%) WebSphere
13 67 (1.68%) WordPress
14 59 (1.48%) Apache Solr
15 54 (1.35%) Drupal
16 31 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 29 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
18 25 (0.63%) SharePoint
19 22 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 62 (1.55%) MS Excel
1 62 (1.55%) Photoshop
2 17 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
5 11 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.18%) Gliffy
6 7 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.15%) MS Project
8 4 (0.10%) GIMP
8 4 (0.10%) Simulink
9 3 (0.075%) Doxygen
9 3 (0.075%) HipChat
9 3 (0.075%) MS Office
10 2 (0.050%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.050%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.025%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.025%) InDesign
11 1 (0.025%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 58 (1.45%) Payment Gateway
2 52 (1.30%) Magento
3 12 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.23%) BigMachines
5 9 (0.23%) Eloqua
5 9 (0.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 7 (0.18%) SDL Web 8
7 2 (0.050%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.050%) OpenText Process Suite
8 1 (0.025%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.025%) RMDS
8 1 (0.025%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 623 (15.59%) Amazon AWS
2 334 (8.36%) GitHub
3 254 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 82 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
5 68 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
6 63 (1.58%) PaaS
7 60 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 60 (1.50%) IaaS
8 58 (1.45%) SaaS
9 47 (1.18%) Amazon S3
10 46 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 39 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
12 29 (0.73%) Force.com
13 28 (0.70%) Google Analytics
14 24 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 21 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
16 18 (0.45%) Google App Engine
17 15 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 13 (0.33%) Heroku
19 11 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 420 (10.51%) HTTP
2 116 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 98 (2.45%) Internet
4 84 (2.10%) DNS
5 72 (1.80%) SSL
6 70 (1.75%) Firewall
7 42 (1.05%) VPN
8 38 (0.95%) LDAP
9 37 (0.93%) SSH
10 30 (0.75%) Network Security
11 28 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
12 24 (0.60%) SNMP
13 23 (0.58%) DVB
13 23 (0.58%) Intranet
14 19 (0.48%) LAN
15 18 (0.45%) DMZ
16 17 (0.43%) DHCP
16 17 (0.43%) SAN
16 17 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
17 14 (0.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 530 (13.26%) MySQL
2 452 (11.31%) NoSQL
3 389 (9.73%) MongoDB
4 318 (7.96%) Relational Database
5 317 (7.93%) SQL Server
6 262 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
7 98 (2.45%) Redis
8 94 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 89 (2.23%) Oracle Database
10 88 (2.20%) Big Data
11 68 (1.70%) Hadoop
12 51 (1.28%) Neo4j
13 46 (1.15%) RDBMS
14 43 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
15 40 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
16 38 (0.95%) Apache Hive
17 36 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
18 31 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
19 25 (0.63%) CouchDB
19 25 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1444 (36.14%) Jenkins
2 1096 (27.43%) Subversion
3 871 (21.80%) Maven
4 779 (19.49%) JIRA
5 401 (10.04%) JUnit
6 354 (8.86%) Selenium
7 329 (8.23%) Cucumber
8 260 (6.51%) TeamCity
9 212 (5.31%) gulp
10 208 (5.21%) Grunt
11 207 (5.18%) Mockito
12 196 (4.90%) Gradle
13 187 (4.68%) Jasmine
14 185 (4.63%) Sonatype Nexus
15 184 (4.60%) Ant
16 172 (4.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 169 (4.23%) Hudson
18 155 (3.88%) Eclipse
18 155 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
19 127 (3.18%) Mocha
General
1 374 (9.36%) Finance
2 205 (5.13%) Banking
3 126 (3.15%) Retail
4 71 (1.78%) Publishing
5 60 (1.50%) Marketing
5 60 (1.50%) Telecoms
6 54 (1.35%) Games
7 48 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 26 (0.65%) Front Office
9 25 (0.63%) Electronics
10 20 (0.50%) Manufacturing
11 17 (0.43%) Legal
12 14 (0.35%) Back Office
13 12 (0.30%) Advertising
14 11 (0.28%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.23%) Online Betting
16 8 (0.20%) Military
17 7 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.13%) Aerospace
19 4 (0.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2449 (61.29%) Developer
2 666 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 592 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 393 (9.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 391 (9.78%) Senior Developer
6 357 (8.93%) JavaScript Developer
7 199 (4.98%) PHP Developer
8 173 (4.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 173 (4.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 162 (4.05%) Angular Developer
10 150 (3.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 145 (3.63%) Linux Engineer
12 144 (3.60%) Architect
13 138 (3.45%) .NET Developer
14 137 (3.43%) Agile Developer
14 137 (3.43%) Web Developer
15 136 (3.40%) HTML Developer
16 130 (3.25%) Scala Developer
17 112 (2.80%) HTML CSS Developer
18 106 (2.65%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1517 (37.96%) HTML
2 1355 (33.91%) CSS
3 916 (22.92%) HTML5
4 747 (18.69%) AngularJS
5 723 (18.09%) Web Services
6 603 (15.09%) REST
7 602 (15.07%) Spring
8 598 (14.96%) CSS3
9 531 (13.29%) RESTful
10 507 (12.69%) jQuery
11 444 (11.11%) Sass
12 441 (11.04%) JSON
13 402 (10.06%) .NET
14 382 (9.56%) XML
15 317 (7.93%) SOAP
16 266 (6.66%) Ajax
17 247 (6.18%) Hibernate
18 226 (5.66%) J2EE
19 220 (5.51%) React
20 216 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 269 (6.73%) User Experience
2 161 (4.03%) Computer Science
3 156 (3.90%) Mobile App
4 133 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 115 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
6 96 (2.40%) Visualisation
7 75 (1.88%) iPad
8 67 (1.68%) Social Media
9 47 (1.18%) Algorithms
10 46 (1.15%) STB
11 45 (1.13%) Fintech
12 38 (0.95%) Data Centre
12 38 (0.95%) Data Structures
13 37 (0.93%) DTV
14 32 (0.80%) Private Cloud
15 30 (0.75%) Management Information System
16 29 (0.73%) Replication
16 29 (0.73%) Wiki
17 28 (0.70%) Clustering
18 25 (0.63%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1481 (37.06%) Linux
2 601 (15.04%) Unix
3 335 (8.38%) Windows
4 254 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 190 (4.75%) CentOS
6 176 (4.40%) Ubuntu
7 159 (3.98%) Mac OS X
8 151 (3.78%) Android
9 101 (2.53%) Apple iOS
10 86 (2.15%) Windows Server
11 75 (1.88%) CoreOS
12 33 (0.83%) AIX
12 33 (0.83%) Solaris
13 29 (0.73%) Debian
14 28 (0.70%) VMS
15 21 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (0.50%) Windows Phone
17 19 (0.48%) SUSE
18 17 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
18 17 (0.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2414 (60.41%) Agile Software Development
2 1275 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
3 1131 (28.30%) TDD
4 1100 (27.53%) Scrum
5 1079 (27.00%) DevOps
6 738 (18.47%) Configuration Management
7 646 (16.17%) BDD
8 575 (14.39%) OO
9 533 (13.34%) Web Development
10 474 (11.86%) Open Source
11 459 (11.49%) Front End Development
12 429 (10.74%) MVC
13 364 (9.11%) Responsive Web Design
14 345 (8.63%) Software Engineering
15 328 (8.21%) Unit Testing
16 300 (7.51%) Continuous Delivery
17 283 (7.08%) SOA
18 267 (6.68%) E-Commerce
19 263 (6.58%) Automated Testing
20 244 (6.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1653 (41.37%) Java
2 1602 (40.09%) JavaScript
3 807 (20.20%) Ruby
4 798 (19.97%) Python
5 786 (19.67%) SQL
6 514 (12.86%) PHP
7 387 (9.68%) C#
8 357 (8.93%) Bash Shell
9 290 (7.26%) Scala
10 242 (6.06%) Perl
11 175 (4.38%) PowerShell
12 162 (4.05%) Groovy
13 159 (3.98%) Shell Script
14 143 (3.58%) C++
15 115 (2.88%) Go
16 114 (2.85%) C
17 78 (1.95%) ES6
18 66 (1.65%) Apex Code
19 64 (1.60%) TypeScript
20 63 (1.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 400 (10.01%) Security Cleared
2 287 (7.18%) SC Cleared
3 219 (5.48%) Degree
4 54 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 37 (0.93%) DV Cleared
6 36 (0.90%) BC Cleared
7 25 (0.63%) ISEB
8 24 (0.60%) ISTQB
9 10 (0.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 8 (0.20%) AWS Certification
10 8 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.18%) MCSE
11 7 (0.18%) PhD
12 6 (0.15%) RHCE
13 4 (0.10%) CCNA
13 4 (0.10%) CCNP
14 3 (0.075%) CISSP
15 2 (0.050%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (5.43%) QA
2 47 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (0.30%) WAI
3 12 (0.30%) WCAG
4 9 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.18%) ISO 14001
5 7 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.15%) SDET
7 5 (0.13%) SLA
8 3 (0.075%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.050%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.025%) DO-254
System Software
1 499 (12.49%) Docker
2 196 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 76 (1.90%) GlusterFS
5 71 (1.78%) Ceph
6 42 (1.05%) vSphere
7 33 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
8 27 (0.68%) Varnish
9 18 (0.45%) Hyper-V
9 18 (0.45%) NFS
9 18 (0.45%) vCloud
9 18 (0.45%) Xen
10 17 (0.43%) KVM
10 17 (0.43%) VMware ESX
11 15 (0.38%) LXC
12 14 (0.35%) VirtualBox
13 12 (0.30%) iptables
14 10 (0.25%) Squid
15 8 (0.20%) HDFS
15 8 (0.20%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 879 (22.00%) Puppet
2 466 (11.66%) Ansible
3 411 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
4 157 (3.93%) Graphite
5 140 (3.50%) logstash
6 100 (2.50%) HAProxy
6 100 (2.50%) Kubernetes
7 99 (2.48%) ZABBIX
8 93 (2.33%) Nagios
9 70 (1.75%) Kibana
10 61 (1.53%) Grafana
11 60 (1.50%) Salt
12 53 (1.33%) Packer
12 53 (1.33%) Uchiwa
13 42 (1.05%) Terraform
14 32 (0.80%) SCCM
15 30 (0.75%) SCOM
15 30 (0.75%) yum
16 23 (0.58%) Capistrano
17 18 (0.45%) Bareos
Vendors
1 387 (9.68%) Oracle
2 291 (7.28%) VMware
3 219 (5.48%) Red Hat
4 214 (5.36%) Google
5 202 (5.06%) Microsoft
6 155 (3.88%) Atlassian
7 111 (2.78%) IBM
8 93 (2.33%) Splunk
9 86 (2.15%) Adobe
10 76 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
11 74 (1.85%) Zend
12 39 (0.98%) HP
13 34 (0.85%) MuleSoft
13 34 (0.85%) SOASTA, Inc
14 32 (0.80%) New Relic
15 30 (0.75%) Sitecore
16 28 (0.70%) ATG
17 27 (0.68%) Dell
17 27 (0.68%) WSO2
18 26 (0.65%) ForgeRock
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Rate: 300
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LA International
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Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
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Energon People
Rate: £300 - £400 per month
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MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
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Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
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MA Associates Worldwide
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £65,000 per annum
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Hydrogen Group
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
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I4 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
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Connectus
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
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City, London
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London
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
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IT Executive Ltd
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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