Period
to 24 September 2020

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 6 months to 24 September 2020 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
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 32 28
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +4
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 1,554 4,551 6,245
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 6.01% 5.62% 6.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.22% 30.71% 31.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,088 3,033 4,301
Median daily rate £475 £495 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.04% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £360 £340
90th Percentile £638 £650 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 44
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £44.02 £42.50
% change year-on-year -20.49% +3.58% -

Git (software) is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 4,678 14,820 19,520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.10% 18.29% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,048 9,789 13,511
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £331 £325
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +3.16% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 201 210
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28.80 £23.75 £26.48
90th Percentile £55.00 £57.50 £52.63
Median hourly rate £41.00 £44.02 £42.50
% change year-on-year -6.86% +3.58% -

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Git (software) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in England

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in England.

Daily rate trend for Git (software) in England

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Git (software) in England over the 6 months to 24 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Git (software) in England

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in England.

Hourly rate trend for Git (software) in England

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Git (software) in England over the 6 months to 24 September 2020.

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 6 months to 24 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 896 £500 -4.76% 295
North of England +11 228 £432 -4.00% 224
South East 0 158 £465 +3.33% 148
North West +15 123 £432 +1.65% 123
East of England +2 87 £425 -5.50% 75
Yorkshire +11 86 £425 -10.99% 68
Midlands -7 82 £400 -11.85% 112
South West -16 65 £425 -10.53% 94
West Midlands -4 57 £413 -11.29% 76
East Midlands +2 25 £338 -18.18% 36
North East -1 19 £500 +25.00% 33
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 834 (53.67%) Agile Software Development
2 709 (45.62%) Jenkins
3 626 (40.28%) Java
4 573 (36.87%) DevOps
5 420 (27.03%) Python
6 418 (26.90%) JavaScript
7 403 (25.93%) AWS
8 385 (24.77%) Test Automation
9 370 (23.81%) Scrum
10 359 (23.10%) Linux
11 357 (22.97%) Docker
12 353 (22.72%) HTML
13 349 (22.46%) Azure
14 346 (22.27%) SQL
15 334 (21.49%) Continuous Integration
16 333 (21.43%) JIRA
17 314 (20.21%) CSS
18 299 (19.24%) Security Cleared
19 290 (18.66%) Microservices
20 283 (18.21%) TDD
21 276 (17.76%) REST
22 257 (16.54%) Kubernetes
23 256 (16.47%) Node.js
24 254 (16.34%) Maven
25 251 (16.15%) SC Cleared
26 248 (15.96%) Ansible
27 247 (15.89%) Finance
28 246 (15.83%) Spring
29 214 (13.77%) C#
30 196 (12.61%) Unit Testing

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
1 194 (12.48%) Confluence
2 90 (5.79%) Apache
3 62 (3.99%) Apache Spark
3 62 (3.99%) Cloud Foundry
4 61 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
5 55 (3.54%) WebLogic
6 44 (2.83%) Mule
7 41 (2.64%) Tomcat
8 39 (2.51%) JBoss
9 27 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 23 (1.48%) Red Hat Fuse
11 22 (1.42%) nginx
12 20 (1.29%) CMS
13 18 (1.16%) NServiceBus
14 16 (1.03%) SharePoint
15 14 (0.90%) Apache Solr
15 14 (0.90%) WebSphere
16 13 (0.84%) OpenStack
17 12 (0.77%) WordPress
18 10 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 22 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
2 16 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.19%) Sketch
5 1 (0.064%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.064%) GIMP
5 1 (0.064%) InDesign
5 1 (0.064%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.064%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.64%) SAP FI-CA
3 9 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (0.51%) ION MarketView
5 5 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 5 (0.32%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.26%) Magento
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.19%) Shopify
8 2 (0.13%) assyst
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.13%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.13%) Siebel CRM
9 1 (0.064%) FINCAD Analytics
9 1 (0.064%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.064%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 403 (25.93%) AWS
2 349 (22.46%) Azure
3 180 (11.58%) GitHub
4 90 (5.79%) GCP
5 85 (5.47%) Serverless
6 69 (4.44%) Amazon S3
7 60 (3.86%) AWS Lambda
8 59 (3.80%) Slack
9 47 (3.02%) npm
10 46 (2.96%) PaaS
11 44 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
11 44 (2.83%) Power Platform
12 42 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
13 34 (2.19%) OpenShift
14 32 (2.06%) IaaS
15 29 (1.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 28 (1.80%) Azure Functions
16 28 (1.80%) SaaS
17 26 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
18 23 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 72 (4.63%) HTTP
2 71 (4.57%) Firewall
3 51 (3.28%) DNS
4 42 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 36 (2.32%) SSL
6 31 (1.99%) Reverse Proxy
6 31 (1.99%) SNMP
7 29 (1.87%) VLAN
8 18 (1.16%) Ethernet
9 10 (0.64%) DHCP
9 10 (0.64%) Internet
10 8 (0.51%) Network Security
10 8 (0.51%) SSH
11 7 (0.45%) BGP
11 7 (0.45%) DSL
11 7 (0.45%) MPLS
12 6 (0.39%) Skype
13 4 (0.26%) FIX Connectivity
13 4 (0.26%) RSVP
13 4 (0.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 152 (9.78%) MySQL
3 131 (8.43%) Relational Database
4 97 (6.24%) NoSQL
5 95 (6.11%) MongoDB
6 87 (5.60%) Hadoop
7 81 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
8 71 (4.57%) Big Data
9 63 (4.05%) Apache Hive
10 50 (3.22%) Pentaho
11 45 (2.90%) Oracle Database
12 38 (2.45%) Impala
13 37 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
14 33 (2.12%) Power BI
15 31 (1.99%) RDBMS
16 28 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
17 26 (1.67%) Data Lake
18 25 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
18 25 (1.61%) Cosmos DB
19 22 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 709 (45.62%) Jenkins
2 333 (21.43%) JIRA
3 254 (16.34%) Maven
4 148 (9.52%) JUnit
5 136 (8.75%) Subversion
6 128 (8.24%) Selenium
7 105 (6.76%) Sonatype Nexus
8 104 (6.69%) GitLab
9 99 (6.37%) Cucumber
10 79 (5.08%) Bitbucket
10 79 (5.08%) gulp
11 73 (4.70%) Gradle
11 73 (4.70%) TeamCity
12 71 (4.57%) SonarQube
13 65 (4.18%) Mockito
14 61 (3.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 60 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
16 56 (3.60%) Grunt
17 54 (3.47%) Visual Studio
18 50 (3.22%) Jasmine
General
1 247 (15.89%) Finance
2 156 (10.04%) Banking
3 146 (9.40%) Public Sector
4 59 (3.80%) Investment Banking
5 50 (3.22%) Marketing
6 44 (2.83%) Front Office
7 25 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.35%) Financial Institution
8 21 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.16%) Electronics
10 14 (0.90%) Retail
11 13 (0.84%) Games
12 11 (0.71%) Back Office
13 9 (0.58%) Law
13 9 (0.58%) Legal
14 7 (0.45%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.45%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.39%) Military
16 4 (0.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 884 (56.89%) Developer
2 202 (13.00%) Java Developer
3 143 (9.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 112 (7.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 90 (5.79%) Senior Developer
6 76 (4.89%) .NET Developer
7 72 (4.63%) Full Stack Developer
8 59 (3.80%) React Developer
9 55 (3.54%) C# Developer
10 54 (3.47%) Data Engineer
11 52 (3.35%) Python Developer
12 51 (3.28%) Architect
12 51 (3.28%) Software Engineer
13 45 (2.90%) AWS Engineer
14 43 (2.77%) Angular Developer
15 41 (2.64%) Azure Engineer
16 38 (2.45%) PHP Developer
17 36 (2.32%) Azure Developer
18 35 (2.25%) Cloud Engineer
19 34 (2.19%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (22.72%) HTML
2 314 (20.21%) CSS
3 276 (17.76%) REST
4 256 (16.47%) Node.js
5 246 (15.83%) Spring
6 195 (12.55%) .NET
7 190 (12.23%) React
8 186 (11.97%) HTML5
9 174 (11.20%) AngularJS
10 167 (10.75%) Spring Boot
11 163 (10.49%) Web Services
12 161 (10.36%) JSON
13 130 (8.37%) SOAP
14 125 (8.04%) RESTful
15 114 (7.34%) Sass
16 112 (7.21%) XML
17 96 (6.18%) CSS3
18 90 (5.79%) jQuery
19 81 (5.21%) .NET Framework
19 81 (5.21%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 134 (8.62%) User Experience
2 109 (7.01%) Mobile App
3 83 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 78 (5.02%) Fixed Income
5 39 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
6 38 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 30 (1.93%) Data Structures
7 30 (1.93%) Derivative
8 29 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
9 27 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
10 26 (1.67%) Data Centre
10 26 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (1.54%) Cloud Native
12 21 (1.35%) Algorithms
13 18 (1.16%) Private Cloud
14 17 (1.09%) Public Cloud
15 15 (0.97%) Management Information System
16 14 (0.90%) Credit Risk
17 13 (0.84%) Clustering
17 13 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 359 (23.10%) Linux
2 157 (10.10%) Unix
3 145 (9.33%) Windows
4 104 (6.69%) Android
5 80 (5.15%) Apple iOS
6 66 (4.25%) CentOS
7 59 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 36 (2.32%) Mac OS X
9 28 (1.80%) Windows Server
10 25 (1.61%) Windows 10
10 25 (1.61%) Windows Server 2016
11 24 (1.54%) Ubuntu
12 13 (0.84%) Debian
13 12 (0.77%) Mac OS
14 10 (0.64%) VMS
15 8 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.19%) CoreOS
16 3 (0.19%) Fedora
17 2 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.13%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 834 (53.67%) Agile Software Development
2 573 (36.87%) DevOps
3 385 (24.77%) Test Automation
4 370 (23.81%) Scrum
5 334 (21.49%) Continuous Integration
6 290 (18.66%) Microservices
7 283 (18.21%) TDD
8 196 (12.61%) Unit Testing
9 180 (11.58%) Kanban
10 156 (10.04%) Front End Development
11 153 (9.85%) Software Engineering
12 151 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
13 146 (9.40%) Continuous Delivery
14 135 (8.69%) BDD
15 132 (8.49%) Open Source
16 130 (8.37%) Configuration Management
16 130 (8.37%) SDLC
17 118 (7.59%) OO
18 116 (7.46%) Infrastructure as Code
19 115 (7.40%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 626 (40.28%) Java
2 420 (27.03%) Python
3 418 (26.90%) JavaScript
4 346 (22.27%) SQL
5 214 (13.77%) C#
6 132 (8.49%) Java 8
7 118 (7.59%) Bash Shell
8 110 (7.08%) PowerShell
9 84 (5.41%) Kotlin
10 72 (4.63%) PHP
11 70 (4.50%) C++
12 64 (4.12%) Scala
13 60 (3.86%) TypeScript
14 59 (3.80%) Perl
15 56 (3.60%) Shell Script
16 52 (3.35%) Apple Swift
16 52 (3.35%) Ruby
17 51 (3.28%) T-SQL
18 50 (3.22%) ES6
19 44 (2.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 299 (19.24%) Security Cleared
2 251 (16.15%) SC Cleared
3 63 (4.05%) Degree
4 36 (2.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 24 (1.54%) DV Cleared
6 22 (1.42%) ISTQB
7 21 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
8 19 (1.22%) DBS Check
8 19 (1.22%) Master's Degree
9 13 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (0.64%) AWS Certification
10 10 (0.64%) ISEB
11 9 (0.58%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.26%) PhD
15 3 (0.19%) CISM
15 3 (0.19%) CISSP
15 3 (0.19%) OCP
15 3 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (7.34%) QA
2 51 (3.28%) WCAG
3 13 (0.84%) GDPR
4 9 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.32%) NIST
5 5 (0.32%) SLA
6 3 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.064%) CDISC
8 1 (0.064%) FedRAMP
8 1 (0.064%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.064%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.064%) JTAG
8 1 (0.064%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 357 (22.97%) Docker
2 46 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (2.32%) HDFS
4 34 (2.19%) vSphere
5 17 (1.09%) Active Directory
6 13 (0.84%) Firmware
7 12 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.32%) Postfix
10 4 (0.26%) VMware NSX
11 3 (0.19%) RACF
11 3 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.13%) GFS2
12 2 (0.13%) Gluster
12 2 (0.13%) NFS
12 2 (0.13%) Samba
12 2 (0.13%) Varnish
13 1 (0.064%) KVM
Systems Management
1 257 (16.54%) Kubernetes
2 248 (15.96%) Ansible
3 188 (12.10%) Terraform
4 162 (10.42%) Puppet
5 114 (7.34%) Opscode Chef
6 58 (3.73%) Prometheus
7 43 (2.77%) Grafana
8 40 (2.57%) Packer
9 28 (1.80%) Kibana
10 25 (1.61%) Salt
11 17 (1.09%) ZABBIX
12 12 (0.77%) Netcool
12 12 (0.77%) Rundeck
13 11 (0.71%) logstash
14 10 (0.64%) HP ALM
15 9 (0.58%) Netcool/OMNIbus
15 9 (0.58%) Netcool/Webtop
15 9 (0.58%) Tivoli
16 8 (0.51%) Rancher
17 7 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 189 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 175 (11.26%) Oracle
3 129 (8.30%) Splunk
4 79 (5.08%) AppDynamics
5 66 (4.25%) Google
6 65 (4.18%) Atlassian
7 58 (3.73%) Databricks
8 54 (3.47%) VMware
9 51 (3.28%) MuleSoft
10 44 (2.83%) Cloudera
11 43 (2.77%) Red Hat
11 43 (2.77%) SAP
12 29 (1.87%) StreamSets
13 28 (1.80%) Dell
14 21 (1.35%) HP
15 18 (1.16%) BEA
15 18 (1.16%) SaltStack
16 17 (1.09%) Talend
17 15 (0.97%) Informatica
17 15 (0.97%) Sybase