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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 46 72 104
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +32
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 2267 1568 1094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 4.19% 2.75% 2.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.34% 20.72% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1590 1059 735
Median daily rate £428 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £537 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.96 £31.75 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.45 £51.50 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £59.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -41.17%

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
8606 7567 6777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.90% 13.29% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5886 4987 4352
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 127 146
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.12 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.85 £51.30 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +22 2175 £430 +7.50% 744
London +14 1203 £450 +5.88% 340
South East +39 318 £438 +22.80% 107
City of London +33 164 £450 -5.26% 68
Yorkshire +49 144 £420 +16.66% 47
North West +34 110 £411 +7.86% 70
West Yorkshire +35 109 £423 +5.62% 31
West Midlands +13 102 £440 +25.71% 47
East of England +10 99 £375 - 44
Leeds +36 98 £425 +2.40% 25
South West +2 89 £375 -6.25% 53
Surrey +37 79 £475 +11.76% 12
Manchester +27 70 £400 -3.03% 47
Berkshire +24 63 £475 +35.71% 14
Scotland +23 60 £375 - 8
East Midlands +20 59 £388 +3.33% 24
Hampshire -8 58 £388 +10.71% 38
Croydon +6 51 £405 -6.08% 3
North East +1 51 £363 -34.09% 12
Shropshire +10 47 £440 +7.31% 1
Tyne and Wear -6 47 £363 -34.09% 10
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 46 £356 -35.22% 8
Cambridgeshire +12 41 £375 -9.63% 23
Telford +4 40 £440 +7.31% 1
West Sussex +22 38 £425 +17.24% 5
Norfolk +22 35 £325 -7.14% 3
Cambridge +19 33 £375 -3.22% 18
Cheshire +12 32 £425 +21.42% 9
Edinburgh -1 32 £375 -6.25% 3
Bristol -17 31 £345 -13.75% 23

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2550 (58.74%) Agile Software Development
2 1764 (40.64%) Java
3 1707 (39.32%) Linux
4 1675 (38.59%) JavaScript
5 1636 (37.69%) HTML
6 1573 (36.24%) Jenkins
7 1471 (33.89%) CSS
8 1384 (31.88%) Continuous Integration
9 1280 (29.49%) DevOps
10 1194 (27.51%) TDD
11 1107 (25.50%) Scrum
12 1041 (23.98%) Puppet
13 1025 (23.61%) Subversion
14 976 (22.48%) HTML5
15 890 (20.50%) JIRA
16 862 (19.86%) SQL
17 826 (19.03%) Python
18 817 (18.82%) Configuration Management
19 792 (18.24%) Amazon AWS
20 791 (18.22%) AngularJS
21 783 (18.04%) Ruby
22 762 (17.55%) Maven
23 721 (16.61%) Web Services
24 707 (16.29%) Spring
25 702 (16.17%) REST
26 672 (15.48%) CSS3
27 671 (15.46%) Node.js
28 652 (15.02%) Docker
29 651 (15.00%) BDD
30 606 (13.96%) Web Development

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
1 423 (9.74%) Tomcat
2 377 (8.68%) Apache
3 376 (8.66%) Confluence
4 253 (5.83%) nginx
5 202 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
6 177 (4.08%) JBoss
7 172 (3.96%) CMS
8 160 (3.69%) OpenStack
9 123 (2.83%) IIS
10 122 (2.81%) WebLogic
11 91 (2.10%) WebSphere
12 72 (1.66%) WordPress
13 71 (1.64%) Jetty
14 64 (1.47%) Drupal
15 49 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
16 48 (1.11%) Apache Solr
17 47 (1.08%) Apache Spark
18 30 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 28 (0.65%) Mule
20 25 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 102 (2.35%) Photoshop
2 55 (1.27%) MS Excel
3 37 (0.85%) HipChat
4 28 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
6 14 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (0.21%) GIMP
8 7 (0.16%) Gliffy
9 5 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.12%) MS Visio
10 4 (0.092%) Simulink
11 2 (0.046%) InVision
12 1 (0.023%) Doxygen
12 1 (0.023%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.023%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.023%) MS Office
12 1 (0.023%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 58 (1.34%) Payment Gateway
2 48 (1.11%) Magento
3 15 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.30%) SDL Web 8
5 10 (0.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 9 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.12%) BigMachines
7 5 (0.12%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.069%) RMDS
9 2 (0.046%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.046%) Exchequer
10 1 (0.023%) Loan IQ
10 1 (0.023%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.023%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.023%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 792 (18.24%) Amazon AWS
2 360 (8.29%) GitHub
3 328 (7.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 111 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 98 (2.26%) PaaS
6 90 (2.07%) IaaS
7 89 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
8 76 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
9 62 (1.43%) SaaS
10 61 (1.41%) Amazon S3
11 53 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 45 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
13 32 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
13 32 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
14 27 (0.62%) Google Play
15 22 (0.51%) Google Analytics
16 20 (0.46%) Google App Engine
17 15 (0.35%) TestFlight
18 13 (0.30%) Heroku
18 13 (0.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 384 (8.85%) HTTP
2 144 (3.32%) DNS
3 100 (2.30%) Firewall
4 90 (2.07%) TCP/IP
5 80 (1.84%) Internet
5 80 (1.84%) SSH
6 78 (1.80%) SSL
7 59 (1.36%) Network Security
8 53 (1.22%) LDAP
9 45 (1.04%) OpenLDAP
10 44 (1.01%) VPN
11 39 (0.90%) OpenVPN
12 22 (0.51%) DMZ
12 22 (0.51%) DVB
12 22 (0.51%) SNMP
13 19 (0.44%) Intranet
14 18 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
15 16 (0.37%) SAN
16 15 (0.35%) DHCP
17 14 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 589 (13.57%) MySQL
2 484 (11.15%) MongoDB
3 474 (10.92%) NoSQL
4 339 (7.81%) Relational Database
5 330 (7.60%) SQL Server
6 303 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
7 140 (3.23%) Hadoop
8 101 (2.33%) Big Data
9 99 (2.28%) Redis
10 76 (1.75%) Oracle Database
11 74 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
12 67 (1.54%) RDBMS
13 56 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
14 54 (1.24%) Neo4j
15 42 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
15 42 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
16 38 (0.88%) DB2
17 37 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
18 36 (0.83%) Apache Hive
19 34 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1573 (36.24%) Jenkins
2 1025 (23.61%) Subversion
3 890 (20.50%) JIRA
4 762 (17.55%) Maven
5 485 (11.17%) JUnit
6 364 (8.39%) Selenium
7 304 (7.00%) TeamCity
8 294 (6.77%) Grunt
9 284 (6.54%) gulp
10 266 (6.13%) Cucumber
11 248 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 244 (5.62%) Ant
13 234 (5.39%) Sonatype Nexus
14 211 (4.86%) Gradle
15 178 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
15 178 (4.10%) Vagrant
16 171 (3.94%) Mockito
17 168 (3.87%) Hudson
18 163 (3.75%) Eclipse
19 155 (3.57%) Mercurial
General
1 414 (9.54%) Finance
2 204 (4.70%) Banking
3 157 (3.62%) Retail
4 79 (1.82%) Publishing
5 72 (1.66%) Telecoms
6 64 (1.47%) Games
7 63 (1.45%) Marketing
8 52 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 36 (0.83%) Advertising
10 22 (0.51%) Electronics
11 21 (0.48%) Financial Institution
12 20 (0.46%) Manufacturing
13 19 (0.44%) Legal
14 18 (0.41%) Back Office
15 17 (0.39%) Front Office
16 12 (0.28%) Online Betting
17 10 (0.23%) Military
18 9 (0.21%) Automotive
19 7 (0.16%) Law
20 6 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2551 (58.77%) Developer
2 720 (16.59%) Java Developer
3 717 (16.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 460 (10.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 437 (10.07%) Senior Developer
6 321 (7.39%) JavaScript Developer
7 208 (4.79%) PHP Developer
8 200 (4.61%) Senior Java Developer
9 173 (3.99%) Web Developer
10 170 (3.92%) HTML Developer
11 158 (3.64%) .NET Developer
12 157 (3.62%) Scala Developer
13 156 (3.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 155 (3.57%) Angular Developer
15 154 (3.55%) Agile Developer
16 151 (3.48%) Linux Engineer
17 150 (3.46%) Architect
18 144 (3.32%) Full Stack Developer
19 143 (3.29%) Consultant
20 133 (3.06%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1636 (37.69%) HTML
2 1471 (33.89%) CSS
3 976 (22.48%) HTML5
4 791 (18.22%) AngularJS
5 721 (16.61%) Web Services
6 707 (16.29%) Spring
7 702 (16.17%) REST
8 672 (15.48%) CSS3
9 671 (15.46%) Node.js
10 603 (13.89%) RESTful
11 562 (12.95%) JSON
12 542 (12.49%) jQuery
13 458 (10.55%) Sass
14 455 (10.48%) .NET
15 414 (9.54%) XML
16 335 (7.72%) SOAP
17 295 (6.80%) Ajax
18 273 (6.29%) Hibernate
19 263 (6.06%) React
20 244 (5.62%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 299 (6.89%) User Experience
2 201 (4.63%) Mobile App
3 133 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
4 128 (2.95%) Computer Science
5 110 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
6 79 (1.82%) Visualisation
7 74 (1.70%) iPad
8 67 (1.54%) Algorithms
9 63 (1.45%) Social Media
10 56 (1.29%) Private Cloud
11 49 (1.13%) Data Structures
12 45 (1.04%) Data Centre
13 41 (0.94%) Fintech
14 39 (0.90%) Clustering
15 34 (0.78%) STB
16 32 (0.74%) Wiki
17 31 (0.71%) Digital TV
18 29 (0.67%) Management Information System
19 28 (0.65%) Digital Media
19 28 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1707 (39.32%) Linux
2 589 (13.57%) Unix
3 399 (9.19%) Windows
4 218 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 199 (4.58%) Android
6 184 (4.24%) CentOS
7 170 (3.92%) Apple iOS
8 152 (3.50%) Mac OS X
9 115 (2.65%) Ubuntu
10 105 (2.42%) Windows Server
11 94 (2.17%) CoreOS
12 37 (0.85%) Solaris
13 26 (0.60%) VMS
13 26 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
14 22 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (0.46%) AIX
15 20 (0.46%) Debian
15 20 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
15 20 (0.46%) Windows Phone
16 18 (0.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2550 (58.74%) Agile Software Development
2 1384 (31.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1280 (29.49%) DevOps
4 1194 (27.51%) TDD
5 1107 (25.50%) Scrum
6 817 (18.82%) Configuration Management
7 651 (15.00%) BDD
8 606 (13.96%) Web Development
9 595 (13.71%) Open Source
10 574 (13.22%) OO
11 536 (12.35%) Front End Development
12 524 (12.07%) MVC
13 401 (9.24%) Responsive Web Design
14 370 (8.52%) Continuous Delivery
15 366 (8.43%) Software Engineering
16 337 (7.76%) Automated Testing
17 331 (7.62%) Unit Testing
18 310 (7.14%) E-Commerce
19 277 (6.38%) Microservices
20 262 (6.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1764 (40.64%) Java
2 1675 (38.59%) JavaScript
3 862 (19.86%) SQL
4 826 (19.03%) Python
5 783 (18.04%) Ruby
6 551 (12.69%) PHP
7 444 (10.23%) C#
8 365 (8.41%) Scala
9 300 (6.91%) Bash Shell
10 266 (6.13%) Perl
11 207 (4.77%) Shell Script
12 179 (4.12%) PowerShell
13 150 (3.46%) Groovy
14 142 (3.27%) C++
15 132 (3.04%) Go
16 112 (2.58%) C
17 100 (2.30%) ES6
18 93 (2.14%) PL/SQL
19 81 (1.87%) Objective-C
20 71 (1.64%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 420 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 318 (7.33%) SC Cleared
3 202 (4.65%) Degree
4 52 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 44 (1.01%) DV Cleared
6 33 (0.76%) AWS Certification
7 31 (0.71%) BC Cleared
8 22 (0.51%) ISEB
9 19 (0.44%) ISTQB
10 18 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
11 14 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (0.23%) MCSE
12 10 (0.23%) RHCE
12 10 (0.23%) Sun Certification
13 8 (0.18%) CCNA
14 7 (0.16%) DBS Check
15 6 (0.14%) CCNP
15 6 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 5 (0.12%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 214 (4.93%) QA
2 51 (1.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 18 (0.41%) WAI
4 15 (0.35%) WCAG
5 13 (0.30%) SDET
6 11 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.18%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.16%) GCP
8 7 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 5 (0.12%) SLA
11 2 (0.046%) ISO20022
12 1 (0.023%) DO-254
12 1 (0.023%) FATCA
12 1 (0.023%) SEPA
System Software
1 652 (15.02%) Docker
2 152 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (2.30%) Active Directory
4 94 (2.17%) GlusterFS
5 93 (2.14%) Ceph
6 89 (2.05%) etcd
6 89 (2.05%) flannel
7 81 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
8 61 (1.41%) vCloud
9 56 (1.29%) Squid
10 46 (1.06%) Postfix
11 43 (0.99%) KVM
12 39 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
13 37 (0.85%) Xen
14 36 (0.83%) vSphere
15 33 (0.76%) Hyper-V
16 30 (0.69%) NFS
17 20 (0.46%) iptables
18 15 (0.35%) LXC
18 15 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1041 (23.98%) Puppet
2 594 (13.68%) Ansible
3 489 (11.26%) Opscode Chef
4 211 (4.86%) logstash
5 186 (4.28%) Kubernetes
6 179 (4.12%) Graphite
7 131 (3.02%) HAProxy
8 128 (2.95%) Terraform
9 113 (2.60%) Kibana
10 104 (2.40%) Nagios
11 100 (2.30%) ZABBIX
12 90 (2.07%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 90 (2.07%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 90 (2.07%) rkt
13 68 (1.57%) Grafana
14 53 (1.22%) Packer
15 52 (1.20%) Salt
16 45 (1.04%) Rancher
17 40 (0.92%) Uchiwa
18 34 (0.78%) Consul
Vendors
1 497 (11.45%) Oracle
2 309 (7.12%) VMware
3 256 (5.90%) Red Hat
4 247 (5.69%) Google
5 217 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 186 (4.28%) Atlassian
7 149 (3.43%) IBM
8 106 (2.44%) Splunk
9 103 (2.37%) Adobe
10 72 (1.66%) Zend
11 61 (1.41%) New Relic
12 58 (1.34%) Sonatype
13 46 (1.06%) Perforce
14 43 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
15 40 (0.92%) MuleSoft
16 39 (0.90%) WSO2
17 38 (0.88%) ForgeRock
17 38 (0.88%) Sitecore
18 30 (0.69%) HP
19 29 (0.67%) Facebook
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