The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 months to 25 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 45 77
Rank change year-on-year +11 +32  
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 2395 2041 1403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 5.64% 4.19% 2.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.88% 26.76% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1649 1429 955
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.05 £29.25 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.85 £45.96 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% +14.28%  

Git (software) is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7512 7628 6843
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.68% 15.66% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5145 5322 4558
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 121 104
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Git (software) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in England

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in England

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in England

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Git (software) in England

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Git (software) in England

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
London +3 1189 £475 +5.55% 337
South East +23 444 £425 - 141
North West +45 168 £423 +4.32% 89
Yorkshire +9 146 £400 -5.88% 81
East of England +13 128 £425 +19.71% 54
East Midlands +31 108 £423 +24.26% 39
West Midlands +12 105 £500 +13.63% 58
South West +8 89 £400 +6.66% 63
North East +34 16 £375 +7.14% 11
Midlands - 3 £450 - 97
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 England region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 2667 (58.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1943 (42.62%) Java
3 1892 (41.50%) JavaScript
4 1786 (39.18%) Jenkins
5 1697 (37.22%) HTML
6 1625 (35.64%) CSS
7 1559 (34.20%) Linux
8 1423 (31.21%) TDD
9 1379 (30.25%) Continuous Integration
10 1298 (28.47%) DevOps
11 1126 (24.70%) Scrum
12 1080 (23.69%) Python
13 1018 (22.33%) Test Automation
14 986 (21.63%) JIRA
15 949 (20.82%) HTML5
16 930 (20.40%) SQL
17 898 (19.70%) AngularJS
18 858 (18.82%) Subversion
19 791 (17.35%) Amazon AWS
19 791 (17.35%) Docker
20 784 (17.20%) Spring
21 745 (16.34%) Configuration Management
22 741 (16.25%) REST
23 717 (15.73%) Web Services
24 712 (15.62%) RESTful
25 697 (15.29%) CSS3
26 676 (14.83%) MVC
27 672 (14.74%) Maven
28 670 (14.70%) BDD
29 664 (14.56%) Puppet

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 484 (10.62%) Confluence
2 334 (7.33%) Apache
3 224 (4.91%) Tomcat
4 213 (4.67%) Elasticsearch
5 183 (4.01%) nginx
6 160 (3.51%) WebLogic
7 153 (3.36%) JBoss
8 107 (2.35%) CMS
9 100 (2.19%) OpenStack
10 97 (2.13%) Apache Spark
11 91 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 89 (1.95%) IIS
13 80 (1.75%) Drupal
14 73 (1.60%) WebSphere
15 62 (1.36%) WordPress
16 55 (1.21%) Apache Solr
17 49 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
18 38 (0.83%) SharePoint
19 22 (0.48%) SAS
19 22 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 80 (1.75%) Photoshop
2 15 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 13 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.18%) Doxygen
5 7 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (0.15%) Stata
6 5 (0.11%) GIMP
6 5 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.066%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.044%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.022%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.022%) EngageOne
10 1 (0.022%) HipChat
10 1 (0.022%) Microsoft Office
10 1 (0.022%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.022%) Simulink
10 1 (0.022%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 68 (1.49%) Magento
2 50 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 33 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
4 17 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
5 14 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
6 13 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (0.13%) SDL Web 8
8 4 (0.088%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.066%) Siebel CRM
9 3 (0.066%) Staffware
9 3 (0.066%) SunGard GMI
10 2 (0.044%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.044%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.022%) Actimize
11 1 (0.022%) Oracle EBS
11 1 (0.022%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.022%) RMDS
11 1 (0.022%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.022%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 791 (17.35%) Amazon AWS
2 379 (8.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 317 (6.95%) GitHub
4 119 (2.61%) PaaS
5 105 (2.30%) IaaS
6 103 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
7 81 (1.78%) Amazon S3
8 73 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
9 51 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
9 51 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
10 47 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 44 (0.97%) OpenShift
12 39 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 33 (0.72%) SaaS
14 31 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
15 30 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
16 29 (0.64%) Google Analytics
17 28 (0.61%) Slack
18 25 (0.55%) Trello
19 24 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 542 (11.89%) HTTP
2 193 (4.23%) SSL
2 193 (4.23%) TCP/IP
3 107 (2.35%) DNS
4 89 (1.95%) Internet
5 86 (1.89%) LDAP
6 67 (1.47%) Firewall
7 45 (0.99%) SSH
8 36 (0.79%) HTTPS
9 26 (0.57%) Network Security
10 22 (0.48%) VPN
11 21 (0.46%) AMQP
11 21 (0.46%) OpenLDAP
12 18 (0.39%) Bluetooth
12 18 (0.39%) Kerberos
13 16 (0.35%) Extranet
13 16 (0.35%) ICMP
13 16 (0.35%) LAN
13 16 (0.35%) WAN
14 13 (0.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 586 (12.85%) MySQL
2 571 (12.52%) MongoDB
3 503 (11.03%) Relational Database
4 370 (8.12%) NoSQL
5 367 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
6 351 (7.70%) SQL Server
7 188 (4.12%) Big Data
8 186 (4.08%) Hadoop
9 130 (2.85%) Oracle Database
10 127 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 126 (2.76%) Redis
12 113 (2.48%) RDBMS
13 62 (1.36%) Apache Hive
14 54 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 53 (1.16%) DB2
16 50 (1.10%) HBase
17 47 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
18 41 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
19 38 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
20 37 (0.81%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1786 (39.18%) Jenkins
2 986 (21.63%) JIRA
3 858 (18.82%) Subversion
4 672 (14.74%) Maven
5 443 (9.72%) JUnit
6 380 (8.34%) Selenium
7 297 (6.51%) Cucumber
8 286 (6.27%) Gradle
9 282 (6.19%) TeamCity
10 278 (6.10%) gulp
11 273 (5.99%) Grunt
12 219 (4.80%) Sonatype Nexus
13 217 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
14 213 (4.67%) Bitbucket
15 184 (4.04%) IntelliJ
16 183 (4.01%) Eclipse
17 181 (3.97%) Mockito
18 172 (3.77%) Ant
19 161 (3.53%) Jasmine
20 155 (3.40%) Vagrant
General
1 580 (12.72%) Finance
2 325 (7.13%) Banking
3 170 (3.73%) Retail
4 115 (2.52%) Marketing
5 88 (1.93%) Telecoms
6 75 (1.65%) Front Office
6 75 (1.65%) Games
7 62 (1.36%) Electronics
8 60 (1.32%) Investment Banking
9 53 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 29 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 27 (0.59%) Publishing
12 26 (0.57%) Back Office
12 26 (0.57%) Legal
13 17 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
14 16 (0.35%) Advertising
15 15 (0.33%) Retail Banking
16 11 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.22%) Billing
18 9 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 2951 (64.73%) Developer
2 866 (19.00%) Java Developer
3 619 (13.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 442 (9.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 367 (8.05%) JavaScript Developer
6 364 (7.98%) Senior Developer
7 204 (4.47%) .NET Developer
8 193 (4.23%) HTML Developer
9 192 (4.21%) Full Stack Developer
9 192 (4.21%) Scala Developer
10 173 (3.79%) Angular Developer
11 158 (3.47%) PHP Developer
12 157 (3.44%) AWS Engineer
13 156 (3.42%) C# Developer
14 149 (3.27%) Web Developer
15 142 (3.11%) Linux Engineer
16 137 (3.01%) AWS DevOps
17 135 (2.96%) Agile Developer
18 133 (2.92%) HTML CSS Developer
19 126 (2.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1697 (37.22%) HTML
2 1625 (35.64%) CSS
3 949 (20.82%) HTML5
4 898 (19.70%) AngularJS
5 784 (17.20%) Spring
6 741 (16.25%) REST
7 717 (15.73%) Web Services
8 712 (15.62%) RESTful
9 697 (15.29%) CSS3
10 660 (14.48%) Node.js
11 625 (13.71%) JSON
12 619 (13.58%) jQuery
13 519 (11.38%) .NET
14 452 (9.91%) XML
15 445 (9.76%) React
16 412 (9.04%) SOAP
17 376 (8.25%) Sass
18 317 (6.95%) Ajax
19 262 (5.75%) Hibernate
20 249 (5.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 381 (8.36%) User Experience
2 244 (5.35%) Greenfield Project
3 196 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 170 (3.73%) Mobile App
5 133 (2.92%) Computer Science
6 95 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
7 79 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
8 62 (1.36%) Data Structures
9 61 (1.34%) iPad
10 58 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 53 (1.16%) Algorithms
12 50 (1.10%) Fintech
13 40 (0.88%) Virtual Team
14 35 (0.77%) Public Cloud
15 33 (0.72%) Equities
16 30 (0.66%) Fixed Income
17 29 (0.64%) Client/Server
17 29 (0.64%) Social Media
17 29 (0.64%) Video on Demand
18 27 (0.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1559 (34.20%) Linux
2 607 (13.31%) Unix
3 357 (7.83%) Windows
4 305 (6.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 186 (4.08%) CentOS
6 176 (3.86%) Android
7 172 (3.77%) Ubuntu
8 169 (3.71%) Mac OS X
9 160 (3.51%) Apple iOS
10 87 (1.91%) Windows Server
11 33 (0.72%) Debian
12 32 (0.70%) CoreOS
13 26 (0.57%) AIX
14 23 (0.50%) SUSE
15 21 (0.46%) Solaris
16 20 (0.44%) Mac OS
16 20 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (0.39%) VMS
18 14 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
19 13 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2667 (58.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1423 (31.21%) TDD
3 1379 (30.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1298 (28.47%) DevOps
5 1126 (24.70%) Scrum
6 1018 (22.33%) Test Automation
7 745 (16.34%) Configuration Management
8 676 (14.83%) MVC
9 670 (14.70%) BDD
10 619 (13.58%) Microservices
11 592 (12.99%) Open Source
12 565 (12.39%) Front End Development
13 530 (11.63%) Web Development
14 505 (11.08%) OO
15 391 (8.58%) Software Engineering
16 371 (8.14%) Kanban
17 362 (7.94%) Unit Testing
18 361 (7.92%) Responsive Web Design
19 341 (7.48%) SOA
20 338 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1943 (42.62%) Java
2 1892 (41.50%) JavaScript
3 1080 (23.69%) Python
4 930 (20.40%) SQL
5 612 (13.42%) Ruby
6 578 (12.68%) C#
7 430 (9.43%) PHP
8 427 (9.37%) Bash Shell
9 404 (8.86%) Scala
10 262 (5.75%) Perl
11 176 (3.86%) Shell Script
12 170 (3.73%) Groovy
13 169 (3.71%) PowerShell
14 132 (2.90%) C++
15 115 (2.52%) ES6
16 112 (2.46%) C
17 108 (2.37%) Go
18 102 (2.24%) TypeScript
19 91 (2.00%) Apple Swift
20 86 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 359 (7.87%) Security Cleared
2 277 (6.08%) SC Cleared
3 258 (5.66%) Degree
4 67 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 56 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 26 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 22 (0.48%) DV Cleared
8 17 (0.37%) Master's Degree
9 14 (0.31%) ISEB
10 12 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
11 9 (0.20%) AWS Certification
12 8 (0.18%) BC Cleared
12 8 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.15%) PhD
13 7 (0.15%) Sun Certification
14 5 (0.11%) MCP
14 5 (0.11%) OCP
15 4 (0.088%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 314 (6.89%) QA
2 37 (0.81%) MiFID
3 34 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
4 25 (0.55%) EMIR
5 22 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
6 20 (0.44%) Data Quality
7 12 (0.26%) WAI
8 8 (0.18%) FATCA
9 7 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.15%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.13%) WCAG
11 4 (0.088%) GCP
11 4 (0.088%) SLA
12 3 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.044%) GxP
13 2 (0.044%) HL7
14 1 (0.022%) ISO 26262
14 1 (0.022%) MISRA
14 1 (0.022%) PMO
System Software
1 791 (17.35%) Docker
2 94 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (1.62%) Active Directory
4 51 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
5 37 (0.81%) HDFS
6 31 (0.68%) KVM
7 24 (0.53%) Xen
8 22 (0.48%) vCloud
9 20 (0.44%) Apache Flume
10 18 (0.39%) VirtualBox
11 15 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 15 (0.33%) vSphere
12 14 (0.31%) NFS
12 14 (0.31%) Squid
13 13 (0.29%) etcd
13 13 (0.29%) flannel
13 13 (0.29%) LXC
14 12 (0.26%) Postfix
15 11 (0.24%) Ceph
16 10 (0.22%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 664 (14.56%) Puppet
2 651 (14.28%) Ansible
3 355 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
4 228 (5.00%) Kubernetes
5 160 (3.51%) Terraform
6 110 (2.41%) Kibana
7 102 (2.24%) logstash
8 85 (1.86%) Nagios
9 78 (1.71%) ZABBIX
10 74 (1.62%) Graphite
11 63 (1.38%) Grafana
12 53 (1.16%) HAProxy
13 52 (1.14%) Salt
14 33 (0.72%) Dollar Universe
14 33 (0.72%) Prometheus
15 32 (0.70%) Consul
16 29 (0.64%) Hadoop YARN
16 29 (0.64%) Rancher
17 26 (0.57%) Oozie
18 25 (0.55%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 537 (11.78%) Oracle
2 224 (4.91%) Red Hat
3 220 (4.83%) Microsoft
4 199 (4.36%) Google
5 193 (4.23%) VMware
6 118 (2.59%) Atlassian
7 104 (2.28%) Splunk
8 93 (2.04%) IBM
9 79 (1.73%) SAP
10 70 (1.54%) TIBCO
11 68 (1.49%) New Relic
12 66 (1.45%) Perforce
13 60 (1.32%) WSO2
14 58 (1.27%) Adobe
15 53 (1.16%) SaltStack
16 46 (1.01%) Cloudera
16 46 (1.01%) hybris
17 45 (0.99%) AppDynamics
17 45 (0.99%) Apple
18 43 (0.94%) MuleSoft
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £27000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
ESA Group
Rate: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Rate: £250 to £300 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: €70 - €75 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Rate: Competitive daily rates apply
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Cloud Computing International
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £450 to £460 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day 3 month rolling contracts- Long term project
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £480 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago