Period
to 27 June 2019

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 27 June 2019 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
27 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 29 35
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 +13
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 5,303 5,973 4,576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.37% 6.47% 5.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.01% 32.44% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,530 4,072 3,162
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £360 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £495 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 45 48
England median hourly rate £46.25 £45.00 £41.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +7.78% +4.38%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £31.43
90th Percentile £56.50 £69.00 £50.63
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year - +7.78% +4.38%

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 16,567 18,412 14,857
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.90% 19.95% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,028 12,701 10,082
England median daily rate £485 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £342 £320 £305
90th Percentile £638 £613 £594
UK median daily rate £475 £465 £427
% change year-on-year +2.15% +8.90% +0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 218 304
England median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +0.59% -0.59%
10th Percentile £21.25 £26.50 £28.75
90th Percentile £55.00 £65.68 £54.38
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% - -

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 27 June 2019.

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 6 months to 27 June 2019.

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 6 months to 27 June 2019. 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 -4 2,610 £525 +3.96% 178
South East +2 833 £450 - 86
North of England +1 779 £450 +5.88% 82
Midlands +3 405 £450 +5.88% 70
South West +7 392 £475 +5.56% 40
Yorkshire +2 376 £475 +11.76% 25
North West +1 310 £432 +1.65% 49
West Midlands +6 274 £463 +2.78% 40
East of England +16 261 £465 +3.33% 42
East Midlands +1 128 £405 -1.22% 29
North East +14 93 £450 +7.53% 8
South Coast -3 1 - -
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2019, 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 3,095 (58.36%) Agile Software Development
2 2,234 (42.13%) Jenkins
3 2,034 (38.36%) JavaScript
4 1,884 (35.53%) Java
5 1,861 (35.09%) DevOps
6 1,587 (29.93%) Linux
7 1,539 (29.02%) Amazon AWS
8 1,518 (28.63%) TDD
9 1,492 (28.14%) HTML
10 1,419 (26.76%) CSS
11 1,405 (26.49%) Docker
12 1,300 (24.51%) Scrum
13 1,258 (23.72%) Python
14 1,184 (22.33%) SQL
15 1,179 (22.23%) Continuous Integration
16 1,145 (21.59%) Microsoft Azure
17 1,142 (21.53%) JIRA
18 1,044 (19.69%) Test Automation
19 1,020 (19.23%) Node.js
20 937 (17.67%) Microservices
21 913 (17.22%) AngularJS
22 844 (15.92%) .NET
23 824 (15.54%) REST
24 822 (15.50%) Ansible
25 820 (15.46%) BDD
26 802 (15.12%) C#
27 798 (15.05%) Kubernetes
28 788 (14.86%) Spring
29 738 (13.92%) Web Services
30 733 (13.82%) React

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
1 536 (10.11%) Confluence
2 299 (5.64%) Apache
3 226 (4.26%) Apache Spark
4 224 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
5 170 (3.21%) nginx
6 158 (2.98%) Tomcat
7 142 (2.68%) CMS
8 110 (2.07%) JBoss
9 79 (1.49%) WebSphere
10 66 (1.24%) SharePoint
11 64 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 63 (1.19%) Drupal
13 62 (1.17%) WebLogic
14 53 (1.00%) WordPress
15 47 (0.89%) Apache Solr
16 46 (0.87%) OpenStack
17 45 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
18 36 (0.68%) IIS
18 36 (0.68%) Mule
19 35 (0.66%) Umbraco
Applications
1 55 (1.04%) Photoshop
2 36 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.25%) Sketch
3 13 (0.25%) Zeplin
4 11 (0.21%) Chatbot
5 10 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.13%) InVision
6 7 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.11%) Adobe XD
8 5 (0.094%) GIMP
9 3 (0.057%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.019%) InDesign
11 1 (0.019%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.019%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.019%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 62 (1.17%) Magento
2 37 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.23%) assyst
4 12 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
7 5 (0.094%) Fredhopper
7 5 (0.094%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.094%) Shopify
8 4 (0.075%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.075%) SAP FI-CA
8 4 (0.075%) SAP PSCD
8 4 (0.075%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (0.057%) Oracle Retail
9 3 (0.057%) Quorum
10 2 (0.038%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.038%) Infor M3
10 2 (0.038%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 1,539 (29.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1,145 (21.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 500 (9.43%) GitHub
4 252 (4.75%) Serverless
5 230 (4.34%) Amazon EC2
6 222 (4.19%) Amazon S3
7 213 (4.02%) PaaS
8 206 (3.88%) AWS CloudFormation
9 198 (3.73%) AWS Lambda
10 192 (3.62%) OpenShift
11 189 (3.56%) Google Cloud Platform
12 156 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
13 148 (2.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 143 (2.70%) npm
15 130 (2.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 102 (1.92%) Amazon ECS
17 100 (1.89%) Slack
18 87 (1.64%) Datadog
19 85 (1.60%) Power Platform
20 83 (1.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 264 (4.98%) HTTP
2 156 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 113 (2.13%) SSL
4 85 (1.60%) DNS
5 63 (1.19%) Internet
6 60 (1.13%) Firewall
7 56 (1.06%) VPN
8 52 (0.98%) FTP
9 32 (0.60%) Ethernet
10 28 (0.53%) OpenVPN
11 23 (0.43%) SSH
12 20 (0.38%) DSL
13 16 (0.30%) Kerberos
13 16 (0.30%) SMTP
14 15 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (0.26%) WAN
16 13 (0.25%) HTTPS
16 13 (0.25%) Wireshark
17 11 (0.21%) BGP
17 11 (0.21%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 527 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 417 (7.86%) MySQL
3 401 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
4 350 (6.60%) NoSQL
5 335 (6.32%) MongoDB
6 301 (5.68%) Relational Database
7 289 (5.45%) Big Data
8 192 (3.62%) Hadoop
9 165 (3.11%) Amazon RDS
10 154 (2.90%) Redis
11 144 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
12 117 (2.21%) Oracle Database
13 96 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
14 91 (1.72%) RDBMS
15 89 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
16 88 (1.66%) Apache Hive
17 86 (1.62%) HBase
18 84 (1.58%) Power BI
19 74 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 73 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2,234 (42.13%) Jenkins
2 1,142 (21.53%) JIRA
3 630 (11.88%) Maven
4 510 (9.62%) Subversion
5 498 (9.39%) JUnit
6 450 (8.49%) Sonatype Nexus
7 425 (8.01%) Selenium
8 381 (7.18%) Bitbucket
9 357 (6.73%) Cucumber
10 315 (5.94%) Visual Studio Team System
11 310 (5.85%) SonarQube
12 284 (5.36%) TeamCity
13 267 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 260 (4.90%) gulp
15 247 (4.66%) Visual Studio
16 245 (4.62%) Mockito
17 237 (4.47%) GitLab
17 237 (4.47%) Grunt
18 205 (3.87%) webpack
19 186 (3.51%) Jasmine
General
1 714 (13.46%) Finance
2 290 (5.47%) Banking
3 175 (3.30%) Retail
4 144 (2.72%) Marketing
5 83 (1.57%) Games
6 73 (1.38%) Telecoms
7 61 (1.15%) Investment Banking
8 60 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 53 (1.00%) Front Office
10 51 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 44 (0.83%) Electronics
12 33 (0.62%) Aerospace
13 29 (0.55%) Military
14 28 (0.53%) Publishing
15 24 (0.45%) Legal
16 20 (0.38%) Law
16 20 (0.38%) Retail Banking
17 16 (0.30%) Advertising
17 16 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
18 15 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3,058 (57.67%) Developer
2 771 (14.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 682 (12.86%) Java Developer
4 449 (8.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 350 (6.60%) Senior Developer
6 320 (6.03%) Full Stack Developer
7 280 (5.28%) .NET Developer
8 251 (4.73%) JavaScript Developer
9 246 (4.64%) React Developer
10 231 (4.36%) AWS Engineer
11 197 (3.71%) AWS DevOps
12 183 (3.45%) Angular Developer
13 175 (3.30%) C# Developer
14 164 (3.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 147 (2.77%) Python Developer
16 138 (2.60%) Lead Developer
17 136 (2.56%) Software Engineer
18 132 (2.49%) Architect
19 122 (2.30%) Data Engineer
20 120 (2.26%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,492 (28.14%) HTML
2 1,419 (26.76%) CSS
3 1,020 (19.23%) Node.js
4 913 (17.22%) AngularJS
5 844 (15.92%) .NET
6 824 (15.54%) REST
7 788 (14.86%) Spring
8 738 (13.92%) Web Services
9 733 (13.82%) React
10 670 (12.63%) HTML5
11 620 (11.69%) RESTful
12 512 (9.65%) JSON
13 447 (8.43%) jQuery
14 445 (8.39%) Spring Boot
15 443 (8.35%) Sass
16 437 (8.24%) SOAP
17 416 (7.84%) CSS3
18 404 (7.62%) Kafka
19 320 (6.03%) XML
20 308 (5.81%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 396 (7.47%) User Experience
2 258 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
3 210 (3.96%) Mobile App
4 168 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
5 136 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
6 116 (2.19%) Public Cloud
7 113 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
8 99 (1.87%) Data Structures
9 96 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
10 85 (1.60%) Virtual Team
11 83 (1.57%) Data Centre
12 81 (1.53%) Cloud Native
13 70 (1.32%) Algorithms
14 35 (0.66%) Replication
15 30 (0.57%) NHS
16 27 (0.51%) PKI
17 26 (0.49%) Vector Graphics
18 24 (0.45%) W3C
19 22 (0.41%) Clustering
19 22 (0.41%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1,587 (29.93%) Linux
2 533 (10.05%) Unix
3 412 (7.77%) Windows
4 236 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 163 (3.07%) Android
6 155 (2.92%) Apple iOS
7 136 (2.56%) CentOS
8 100 (1.89%) Mac OS X
9 89 (1.68%) Windows Server
10 86 (1.62%) Ubuntu
11 41 (0.77%) CoreOS
12 28 (0.53%) VMS
13 23 (0.43%) Debian
14 21 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (0.28%) Windows 10
16 9 (0.17%) AIX
17 8 (0.15%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.15%) Solaris
17 8 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
18 7 (0.13%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,095 (58.36%) Agile Software Development
2 1,861 (35.09%) DevOps
3 1,518 (28.63%) TDD
4 1,300 (24.51%) Scrum
5 1,179 (22.23%) Continuous Integration
6 1,044 (19.69%) Test Automation
7 937 (17.67%) Microservices
8 820 (15.46%) BDD
9 604 (11.39%) Front End Development
10 551 (10.39%) Kanban
11 484 (9.13%) MVC
12 480 (9.05%) Configuration Management
13 472 (8.90%) Open Source
14 445 (8.39%) Problem-Solving
15 443 (8.35%) Software Engineering
16 436 (8.22%) Unit Testing
17 397 (7.49%) Web Development
18 354 (6.68%) OO
19 346 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
20 300 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2,034 (38.36%) JavaScript
2 1,884 (35.53%) Java
3 1,258 (23.72%) Python
4 1,184 (22.33%) SQL
5 802 (15.12%) C#
6 548 (10.33%) Bash Shell
7 370 (6.98%) Java 8
8 362 (6.83%) Ruby
9 348 (6.56%) TypeScript
10 320 (6.03%) PHP
11 318 (6.00%) ES6
12 302 (5.69%) PowerShell
13 249 (4.70%) Scala
14 214 (4.04%) Shell Script
15 187 (3.53%) Perl
16 175 (3.30%) C++
17 142 (2.68%) Go
18 140 (2.64%) Groovy
19 120 (2.26%) T-SQL
20 84 (1.58%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 533 (10.05%) Security Cleared
2 424 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 257 (4.85%) Degree
4 98 (1.85%) AWS Certification
5 81 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 67 (1.26%) RHCE
7 58 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
8 45 (0.85%) DV Cleared
9 43 (0.81%) DBS Check
10 26 (0.49%) ISTQB
11 25 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
13 18 (0.34%) Sun Certification
14 16 (0.30%) OCPJP
14 16 (0.30%) PhD
15 14 (0.26%) Master's Degree
16 13 (0.25%) CCNP
16 13 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
17 11 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 265 (5.00%) QA
2 51 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 48 (0.91%) WCAG
4 35 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 30 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 28 (0.53%) NIST
7 27 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 22 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
9 15 (0.28%) GDPR
10 6 (0.11%) NCSC
10 6 (0.11%) SLA
11 4 (0.075%) MiFID
11 4 (0.075%) PSD2
12 2 (0.038%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.038%) EMIR
12 2 (0.038%) PMO
12 2 (0.038%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.038%) WAI
13 1 (0.019%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.019%) MISRA
System Software
1 1,405 (26.49%) Docker
2 133 (2.51%) Active Directory
3 94 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 56 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
5 46 (0.87%) vSphere
6 29 (0.55%) HDFS
7 22 (0.41%) Postfix
8 19 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 16 (0.30%) Hyper-V
9 16 (0.30%) KVM
9 16 (0.30%) LXC
10 14 (0.26%) etcd
10 14 (0.26%) flannel
10 14 (0.26%) SkyDNS
11 13 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
12 12 (0.23%) Ceph
13 11 (0.21%) GlusterFS
13 11 (0.21%) VirtualBox
14 10 (0.19%) Xen
15 9 (0.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 822 (15.50%) Ansible
2 798 (15.05%) Kubernetes
3 567 (10.69%) Terraform
4 497 (9.37%) Puppet
5 433 (8.17%) Opscode Chef
6 102 (1.92%) Packer
7 93 (1.75%) Grafana
8 88 (1.66%) Kibana
9 82 (1.55%) Consul
10 71 (1.34%) Prometheus
11 51 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
12 45 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
13 44 (0.83%) logstash
14 41 (0.77%) HAProxy
14 41 (0.77%) ZABBIX
15 39 (0.74%) Graphite
16 32 (0.60%) Salt
17 28 (0.53%) Nagios
17 28 (0.53%) Sysdig
18 27 (0.51%) SELinux
Vendors
1 519 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 484 (9.13%) Oracle
3 309 (5.83%) Red Hat
4 218 (4.11%) Splunk
5 206 (3.88%) Google
6 204 (3.85%) Atlassian
7 160 (3.02%) VMware
8 116 (2.19%) SAP
9 97 (1.83%) IBM
10 87 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
11 79 (1.49%) Adobe
12 74 (1.40%) MuleSoft
13 60 (1.13%) AppDynamics
14 57 (1.07%) Informatica
15 53 (1.00%) New Relic
16 52 (0.98%) Tableau
17 51 (0.96%) Qualys
18 50 (0.94%) Cisco
19 47 (0.89%) Cypress Semiconductor
20 41 (0.77%) Black Duck