Period
to 3 July 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 29 29
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +7
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 2,023 5,377 6,084
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 5.47% 6.33% 6.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.42% 31.87% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,349 3,649 4,219
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £360 £325
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK median daily rate £490 £495 £475
% change year-on-year -1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 47
Median hourly rate £35.00 £46.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.32% +2.78% +9.76%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year -22.22% +0.56% +9.15%

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 6,877 16,874 18,841
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.60% 19.87% 20.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,544 11,229 12,999
Median daily rate £500 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +8.57%
10th Percentile £337 £342 £320
90th Percentile £675 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £465
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +7.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 253 226
Median hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.77% +3.53% +1.19%
10th Percentile £21.60 £21.25 £26.50
90th Percentile £60.50 £55.00 £64.38
Median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -13.79% +2.35% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -9 1,077 £525 - 230
North of England -3 318 £488 +8.33% 177
South East -12 245 £475 +5.56% 126
Yorkshire +3 162 £498 +3.65% 49
South West -13 140 £450 -5.26% 76
North West -7 122 £485 +12.79% 96
Midlands -10 119 £423 -6.11% 80
East of England -14 96 £450 -5.26% 51
West Midlands -12 82 £434 -6.22% 50
North East -6 37 £450 - 32
East Midlands -9 36 £350 -13.58% 30
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1,153 (56.99%) Agile Software Development
2 808 (39.94%) DevOps
3 785 (38.80%) Java
4 784 (38.75%) Jenkins
5 635 (31.39%) JavaScript
6 585 (28.92%) Python
7 555 (27.43%) Continuous Integration
8 530 (26.20%) AWS
9 501 (24.77%) Azure
10 500 (24.72%) Linux
11 487 (24.07%) Docker
12 467 (23.08%) Scrum
13 460 (22.74%) SQL
14 434 (21.45%) CSS
15 433 (21.40%) HTML
16 426 (21.06%) Test Automation
17 424 (20.96%) JIRA
18 388 (19.18%) Kubernetes
19 371 (18.34%) TDD
20 366 (18.09%) Microservices
21 343 (16.96%) Security Cleared
22 334 (16.51%) C#
23 323 (15.97%) Ansible
24 316 (15.62%) Terraform
25 313 (15.47%) .NET
26 302 (14.93%) Node.js
27 295 (14.58%) Finance
28 289 (14.29%) REST
29 279 (13.79%) Web Services
30 277 (13.69%) SC Cleared

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
1 241 (11.91%) Confluence
2 103 (5.09%) Elasticsearch
3 81 (4.00%) Apache
3 81 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 75 (3.71%) Tomcat
5 62 (3.06%) WebLogic
6 36 (1.78%) CMS
6 36 (1.78%) SAS
7 34 (1.68%) nginx
8 33 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 32 (1.58%) Cloud Foundry
10 26 (1.29%) JBoss
11 23 (1.14%) Mule
12 19 (0.94%) WebSphere
13 18 (0.89%) Drupal
14 17 (0.84%) NServiceBus
14 17 (0.84%) SharePoint
15 16 (0.79%) Apache Solr
15 16 (0.79%) Red Hat Fuse
16 14 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.44%) Sketch
4 5 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.15%) Stata
5 3 (0.15%) Zeplin
6 2 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.099%) MadCap Flare
7 1 (0.049%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.049%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.049%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
2 11 (0.54%) Magento
3 10 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.35%) SAP FI-CA
4 7 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.25%) Shopify
6 4 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.15%) SAP PSCD
7 3 (0.15%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.099%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.099%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.099%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.099%) Siebel CRM
9 1 (0.049%) FINCAD Analytics
9 1 (0.049%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 530 (26.20%) AWS
2 501 (24.77%) Azure
3 241 (11.91%) GitHub
4 141 (6.97%) GCP
5 139 (6.87%) Serverless
6 118 (5.83%) Amazon EC2
7 108 (5.34%) Amazon S3
8 93 (4.60%) AWS Lambda
9 80 (3.95%) PaaS
10 68 (3.36%) OpenShift
11 67 (3.31%) Power Platform
12 65 (3.21%) AWS CloudFormation
13 59 (2.92%) SaaS
14 57 (2.82%) npm
15 47 (2.32%) Slack
16 45 (2.22%) Amazon SQS
17 43 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 36 (1.78%) IaaS
19 34 (1.68%) Amazon EMR
20 33 (1.63%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (6.03%) HTTP
2 94 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 65 (3.21%) DNS
4 42 (2.08%) Firewall
4 42 (2.08%) SSL
5 32 (1.58%) Ethernet
6 23 (1.14%) SNMP
7 19 (0.94%) Reverse Proxy
8 18 (0.89%) BGP
9 15 (0.74%) MPLS
9 15 (0.74%) Network Security
10 14 (0.69%) IPv4
11 13 (0.64%) DHCP
11 13 (0.64%) RSVP
11 13 (0.64%) VLAN
12 12 (0.59%) HSRP
12 12 (0.59%) VPLS
12 12 (0.59%) VRRP
13 11 (0.54%) Broadband
13 11 (0.54%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 149 (7.37%) MySQL
3 130 (6.43%) Relational Database
4 125 (6.18%) NoSQL
5 109 (5.39%) PostgreSQL
6 108 (5.34%) Big Data
7 101 (4.99%) MongoDB
8 73 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
9 71 (3.51%) Hadoop
10 61 (3.02%) Power BI
11 50 (2.47%) RDBMS
12 48 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
12 48 (2.37%) Pentaho
13 42 (2.08%) Apache Hive
13 42 (2.08%) Redis
14 41 (2.03%) Data Lake
14 41 (2.03%) Oracle Database
15 39 (1.93%) Amazon Redshift
15 39 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 33 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 784 (38.75%) Jenkins
2 424 (20.96%) JIRA
3 243 (12.01%) Maven
4 178 (8.80%) JUnit
5 177 (8.75%) Subversion
6 164 (8.11%) Bitbucket
7 145 (7.17%) Selenium
8 137 (6.77%) GitLab
9 126 (6.23%) Cucumber
10 120 (5.93%) Gradle
11 112 (5.54%) Sonatype Nexus
12 102 (5.04%) Visual Studio
13 91 (4.50%) gulp
14 82 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
15 78 (3.86%) SonarQube
16 74 (3.66%) TeamCity
17 71 (3.51%) git-flow
18 68 (3.36%) Grunt
19 65 (3.21%) Mockito
20 62 (3.06%) Artifactory
General
1 295 (14.58%) Finance
2 167 (8.26%) Public Sector
3 158 (7.81%) Banking
4 54 (2.67%) Front Office
4 54 (2.67%) Investment Banking
5 38 (1.88%) Retail
6 32 (1.58%) Marketing
7 29 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 20 (0.99%) Legal
9 19 (0.94%) Aerospace
9 19 (0.94%) Telecoms
10 18 (0.89%) Military
11 16 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 15 (0.74%) Electronics
12 15 (0.74%) Law
13 14 (0.69%) Back Office
13 14 (0.69%) Games
14 8 (0.40%) Automotive
15 5 (0.25%) Advertising
15 5 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,101 (54.42%) Developer
2 236 (11.67%) Java Developer
3 222 (10.97%) DevOps Engineer
4 122 (6.03%) .NET Developer
5 115 (5.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 112 (5.54%) C# Developer
7 107 (5.29%) Senior Developer
8 99 (4.89%) React Developer
9 86 (4.25%) Software Engineer
10 85 (4.20%) Full Stack Developer
11 81 (4.00%) Python Developer
12 76 (3.76%) Angular Developer
13 74 (3.66%) Architect
14 70 (3.46%) Data Engineer
15 64 (3.16%) Software Developer
16 57 (2.82%) Android Developer
17 56 (2.77%) AWS Engineer
17 56 (2.77%) JavaScript Developer
18 53 (2.62%) Cloud Engineer
19 51 (2.52%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (21.45%) CSS
2 433 (21.40%) HTML
3 313 (15.47%) .NET
4 302 (14.93%) Node.js
5 289 (14.29%) REST
6 279 (13.79%) Web Services
7 268 (13.25%) AngularJS
8 252 (12.46%) Spring
9 237 (11.72%) React
10 228 (11.27%) RESTful
11 225 (11.12%) HTML5
12 191 (9.44%) JSON
13 161 (7.96%) Spring Boot
14 151 (7.46%) XML
15 142 (7.02%) SOAP
16 130 (6.43%) Sass
17 118 (5.83%) CSS3
18 115 (5.68%) Kafka
19 112 (5.54%) jQuery
20 109 (5.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 189 (9.34%) User Experience
2 115 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 98 (4.84%) Mobile App
4 72 (3.56%) Fixed Income
5 58 (2.87%) Cloud Native
6 52 (2.57%) Data Structures
7 47 (2.32%) Linux Command Line
8 45 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
9 44 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
10 38 (1.88%) Data Centre
11 37 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 33 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
13 25 (1.24%) Algorithms
13 25 (1.24%) Management Information System
13 25 (1.24%) Virtual Team
14 24 (1.19%) Derivative
15 21 (1.04%) Private Cloud
16 20 (0.99%) Clustering
17 18 (0.89%) Public Cloud
18 15 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 500 (24.72%) Linux
2 198 (9.79%) Unix
3 191 (9.44%) Windows
4 119 (5.88%) Android
5 81 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 65 (3.21%) Apple iOS
7 53 (2.62%) CentOS
8 39 (1.93%) Mac OS X
9 19 (0.94%) Windows Server
10 14 (0.69%) Ubuntu
10 14 (0.69%) Windows Server 2016
11 12 (0.59%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.54%) CoreOS
12 11 (0.54%) Debian
13 9 (0.44%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.30%) VMS
15 4 (0.20%) Solaris
16 3 (0.15%) SUSE
17 2 (0.099%) Embedded Linux
17 2 (0.099%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,153 (56.99%) Agile Software Development
2 808 (39.94%) DevOps
3 555 (27.43%) Continuous Integration
4 467 (23.08%) Scrum
5 426 (21.06%) Test Automation
6 371 (18.34%) TDD
7 366 (18.09%) Microservices
8 250 (12.36%) Software Engineering
9 206 (10.18%) Open Source
10 201 (9.94%) Unit Testing
11 186 (9.19%) BDD
12 176 (8.70%) Front End Development
13 164 (8.11%) Infrastructure as Code
14 161 (7.96%) Analytics
15 160 (7.91%) Continuous Delivery
15 160 (7.91%) Kanban
16 148 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
17 147 (7.27%) Configuration Management
18 140 (6.92%) SDLC
19 130 (6.43%) OO
Programming Languages
1 785 (38.80%) Java
2 635 (31.39%) JavaScript
3 585 (28.92%) Python
4 460 (22.74%) SQL
5 334 (16.51%) C#
6 158 (7.81%) Bash Shell
7 141 (6.97%) PowerShell
8 137 (6.77%) TypeScript
9 115 (5.68%) Java 8
10 94 (4.65%) C++
11 83 (4.10%) PHP
12 80 (3.95%) T-SQL
13 76 (3.76%) Ruby
14 73 (3.61%) Go
15 72 (3.56%) ES6
15 72 (3.56%) Kotlin
16 71 (3.51%) C
16 71 (3.51%) PL/SQL
17 69 (3.41%) Scala
18 68 (3.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 343 (16.96%) Security Cleared
2 277 (13.69%) SC Cleared
3 118 (5.83%) Degree
4 42 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 40 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 27 (1.33%) DV Cleared
7 24 (1.19%) DBS Check
8 20 (0.99%) ISTQB
9 19 (0.94%) AWS Certification
10 16 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (0.74%) Master's Degree
12 13 (0.64%) ISEB
13 11 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 8 (0.40%) CCIE
15 8 (0.40%) CCIE Service Provider
15 8 (0.40%) PMI Certification
16 6 (0.30%) CISM
16 6 (0.30%) CISSP
16 6 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (5.93%) QA
2 53 (2.62%) WCAG
3 16 (0.79%) GDPR
4 10 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.20%) NIST
7 1 (0.049%) CDISC
7 1 (0.049%) FedRAMP
7 1 (0.049%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.049%) IFRS
7 1 (0.049%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.049%) JTAG
7 1 (0.049%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.049%) PMO
7 1 (0.049%) SLA
System Software
1 487 (24.07%) Docker
2 36 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 35 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (1.04%) vSphere
5 18 (0.89%) HDFS
6 16 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (0.59%) Firmware
8 10 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.44%) RACF
10 6 (0.30%) Postfix
10 6 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.25%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.20%) VMware NSX
13 3 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.099%) GFS2
14 2 (0.099%) Gluster
14 2 (0.099%) NFS
14 2 (0.099%) Samba
15 1 (0.049%) iptables
Systems Management
1 388 (19.18%) Kubernetes
2 323 (15.97%) Ansible
3 316 (15.62%) Terraform
4 167 (8.26%) Opscode Chef
5 166 (8.21%) Puppet
6 65 (3.21%) Packer
7 48 (2.37%) Prometheus
8 43 (2.13%) Salt
9 40 (1.98%) Grafana
10 28 (1.38%) Kibana
11 22 (1.09%) Consul
12 19 (0.94%) Istio
13 17 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
13 17 (0.84%) ZABBIX
14 12 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
14 12 (0.59%) vRealize
15 11 (0.54%) logstash
15 11 (0.54%) vCenter Server
16 8 (0.40%) vRealize Orchestrator
17 7 (0.35%) Oozie
Vendors
1 271 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 197 (9.74%) Oracle
3 130 (6.43%) Google
4 70 (3.46%) Splunk
5 55 (2.72%) Red Hat
5 55 (2.72%) SAP
6 51 (2.52%) Atlassian
7 49 (2.42%) VMware
8 39 (1.93%) Databricks
9 37 (1.83%) AppDynamics
10 32 (1.58%) Cloudera
10 32 (1.58%) Tableau
11 31 (1.53%) MuleSoft
12 28 (1.38%) Cisco
13 22 (1.09%) Adobe
13 22 (1.09%) Informatica
14 20 (0.99%) StreamSets
14 20 (0.99%) Talend
15 19 (0.94%) Hortonworks
16 18 (0.89%) DevExpress