Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 40 55
Rank change year-on-year +8 +15 +26
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 5661 4545 3582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.02% 4.70% 3.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.03% 28.40% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4114 3121 2594
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £601 £575 £556
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 13 37
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31.40 £32.50 £19.25
90th Percentile £59.25 £48.68 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 17675 16002 14997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.79% 16.56% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12386 10854 10083
England median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £280
90th Percentile £603 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 231 287
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £26.15 £23.90
90th Percentile £59.63 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +6 2947 £500 +5.26% 348
South East +23 994 £428 -2.29% 122
North of England +21 770 £425 +2.41% 190
Midlands +14 446 £425 -0.58% 83
Yorkshire +24 366 £430 +1.18% 84
North West +23 355 £425 +6.25% 91
East of England +8 256 £400 +3.23% 58
West Midlands +28 239 £460 +4.55% 45
South West +11 237 £413 +7.14% 71
East Midlands +1 203 £375 -9.09% 38
North East +19 70 £433 +8.13% 15
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 3274 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
2 2306 (40.73%) Java
3 2218 (39.18%) JavaScript
4 2166 (38.26%) Jenkins
5 1845 (32.59%) HTML
6 1757 (31.04%) Linux
7 1743 (30.79%) CSS
8 1733 (30.61%) TDD
9 1618 (28.58%) Continuous Integration
10 1570 (27.73%) DevOps
11 1394 (24.62%) Scrum
12 1265 (22.35%) JIRA
13 1252 (22.12%) Test Automation
14 1198 (21.16%) Python
15 1104 (19.50%) Amazon AWS
16 1098 (19.40%) Docker
17 1080 (19.08%) SQL
18 1027 (18.14%) Web Services
18 1027 (18.14%) RESTful
19 1017 (17.97%) HTML5
20 993 (17.54%) BDD
21 981 (17.33%) AngularJS
22 969 (17.12%) REST
23 944 (16.68%) Node.js
24 910 (16.07%) Finance
25 893 (15.77%) Spring
26 873 (15.42%) Maven
27 851 (15.03%) Subversion
28 755 (13.34%) Ansible
29 754 (13.32%) CSS3

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
1 688 (12.15%) Confluence
2 317 (5.60%) Apache
3 261 (4.61%) Tomcat
4 186 (3.29%) JBoss
5 185 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
6 176 (3.11%) CMS
7 171 (3.02%) Apache Spark
8 167 (2.95%) nginx
9 148 (2.61%) OpenStack
10 130 (2.30%) Drupal
11 97 (1.71%) WebSphere
12 94 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 91 (1.61%) Apache Solr
14 86 (1.52%) IIS
15 82 (1.45%) WebLogic
16 80 (1.41%) WordPress
17 67 (1.18%) WildFly
18 63 (1.11%) SharePoint
19 60 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
20 37 (0.65%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 82 (1.45%) Photoshop
2 54 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 22 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.18%) Pipeline Pilot
6 9 (0.16%) GIMP
7 8 (0.14%) HipChat
8 7 (0.12%) Doxygen
8 7 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (0.088%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (0.053%) InVision
11 2 (0.035%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.035%) InDesign
11 2 (0.035%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.035%) Simulink
11 2 (0.035%) Stata
12 1 (0.018%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.018%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 87 (1.54%) Magento
2 31 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
3 17 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 15 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
5 10 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
6 9 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.088%) Kondor
7 5 (0.088%) RMDS
7 5 (0.088%) Shopify
8 4 (0.071%) Eloqua
8 4 (0.071%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.071%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.035%) MetaTrader
9 2 (0.035%) OpenText Process Suite
9 2 (0.035%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.035%) SDL Web 8
10 1 (0.018%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.018%) Oracle SCM
10 1 (0.018%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1104 (19.50%) Amazon AWS
2 470 (8.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 371 (6.55%) GitHub
4 215 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
5 171 (3.02%) npm
6 133 (2.35%) Amazon S3
7 129 (2.28%) PaaS
8 122 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 119 (2.10%) Serverless
10 111 (1.96%) IaaS
11 101 (1.78%) Slack
12 96 (1.70%) AWS Lambda
13 94 (1.66%) OpenShift
14 93 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 85 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 74 (1.31%) SaaS
17 61 (1.08%) Route 53
18 60 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
19 59 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
20 46 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 406 (7.17%) HTTP
2 211 (3.73%) TCP/IP
3 149 (2.63%) DNS
4 146 (2.58%) SSL
5 133 (2.35%) Firewall
6 96 (1.70%) Internet
7 55 (0.97%) LDAP
8 46 (0.81%) SMS
9 37 (0.65%) Bluetooth
10 32 (0.57%) SSH
10 32 (0.57%) VPN
11 30 (0.53%) DSL
12 29 (0.51%) LAN
13 28 (0.49%) Network Security
14 27 (0.48%) WAN
15 22 (0.39%) DHCP
16 21 (0.37%) OpenLDAP
17 20 (0.35%) AMQP
18 19 (0.34%) OpenVPN
19 15 (0.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 684 (12.08%) MySQL
2 674 (11.91%) MongoDB
3 554 (9.79%) NoSQL
4 531 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 523 (9.24%) SQL Server
6 418 (7.38%) PostgreSQL
7 262 (4.63%) Hadoop
8 241 (4.26%) Big Data
9 200 (3.53%) RDBMS
10 179 (3.16%) Redis
11 137 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 128 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
13 105 (1.85%) HBase
14 81 (1.43%) Apache Hive
15 72 (1.27%) Oracle Database
16 58 (1.02%) DB2
17 51 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 43 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
19 42 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
19 42 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2166 (38.26%) Jenkins
2 1265 (22.35%) JIRA
3 873 (15.42%) Maven
4 851 (15.03%) Subversion
5 527 (9.31%) JUnit
6 444 (7.84%) Cucumber
7 433 (7.65%) TeamCity
8 422 (7.45%) Selenium
9 346 (6.11%) gulp
10 328 (5.79%) Gradle
11 305 (5.39%) Sonatype Nexus
12 290 (5.12%) Grunt
13 272 (4.80%) Bitbucket
14 261 (4.61%) Team Foundation Server
15 251 (4.43%) Mockito
16 204 (3.60%) Jasmine
17 203 (3.59%) IntelliJ
18 202 (3.57%) Vagrant
19 197 (3.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 195 (3.44%) SonarQube
General
1 910 (16.07%) Finance
2 494 (8.73%) Banking
3 224 (3.96%) Retail
4 175 (3.09%) Marketing
5 131 (2.31%) Investment Banking
6 127 (2.24%) Telecoms
7 99 (1.75%) Games
8 89 (1.57%) Front Office
9 82 (1.45%) Electronics
9 82 (1.45%) Manufacturing
10 50 (0.88%) Publishing
11 47 (0.83%) Financial Institution
12 38 (0.67%) Advertising
13 35 (0.62%) Retail Banking
14 21 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 20 (0.35%) Back Office
16 16 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
16 16 (0.28%) Law
17 11 (0.19%) Billing
17 11 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3663 (64.71%) Developer
2 1083 (19.13%) Java Developer
3 818 (14.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 473 (8.36%) JavaScript Developer
5 453 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 415 (7.33%) Senior Developer
7 270 (4.77%) .NET Developer
8 267 (4.72%) Full Stack Developer
9 248 (4.38%) C# Developer
10 212 (3.74%) HTML Developer
11 194 (3.43%) Angular Developer
12 192 (3.39%) PHP Developer
13 187 (3.30%) AWS Engineer
14 184 (3.25%) Python Developer
15 173 (3.06%) Node.js Developer
16 165 (2.91%) Agile Developer
16 165 (2.91%) AWS DevOps
17 151 (2.67%) Software Engineer
17 151 (2.67%) Web Developer
18 149 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1845 (32.59%) HTML
2 1743 (30.79%) CSS
3 1027 (18.14%) RESTful
3 1027 (18.14%) Web Services
4 1017 (17.97%) HTML5
5 981 (17.33%) AngularJS
6 969 (17.12%) REST
7 944 (16.68%) Node.js
8 893 (15.77%) Spring
9 754 (13.32%) CSS3
10 680 (12.01%) JSON
11 678 (11.98%) jQuery
12 673 (11.89%) React
13 656 (11.59%) .NET
14 482 (8.51%) Sass
15 452 (7.98%) SOAP
16 427 (7.54%) XML
17 382 (6.75%) Spring Boot
18 358 (6.32%) Hibernate
19 272 (4.80%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 386 (6.82%) User Experience
2 240 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
3 214 (3.78%) Mobile App
4 212 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 204 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 150 (2.65%) Linux Command Line
7 130 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
8 111 (1.96%) Fintech
9 99 (1.75%) Data Structures
10 94 (1.66%) Algorithms
11 90 (1.59%) Virtual Team
12 78 (1.38%) iPad
13 75 (1.32%) Public Cloud
14 71 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 61 (1.08%) Derivative
16 51 (0.90%) Clustering
17 50 (0.88%) Data Centre
18 37 (0.65%) Social Media
19 36 (0.64%) Hedge funds
20 35 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1757 (31.04%) Linux
2 681 (12.03%) Unix
3 471 (8.32%) Windows
4 333 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 259 (4.58%) Android
6 198 (3.50%) Apple iOS
7 163 (2.88%) CentOS
8 134 (2.37%) Mac OS X
9 124 (2.19%) Ubuntu
10 111 (1.96%) Windows Server
11 63 (1.11%) VMS
12 42 (0.74%) Debian
13 41 (0.72%) Solaris
14 31 (0.55%) Mac OS
15 30 (0.53%) Windows 10
16 27 (0.48%) Windows 7
17 24 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
18 20 (0.35%) CoreOS
19 14 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
20 11 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3274 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
2 1733 (30.61%) TDD
3 1618 (28.58%) Continuous Integration
4 1570 (27.73%) DevOps
5 1394 (24.62%) Scrum
6 1252 (22.12%) Test Automation
7 993 (17.54%) BDD
8 734 (12.97%) Microservices
9 725 (12.81%) MVC
10 704 (12.44%) Configuration Management
11 651 (11.50%) OO
12 604 (10.67%) Front End Development
13 542 (9.57%) Web Development
14 538 (9.50%) Open Source
15 535 (9.45%) Kanban
16 516 (9.11%) Software Engineering
17 496 (8.76%) Continuous Delivery
18 463 (8.18%) Unit Testing
19 372 (6.57%) E-Commerce
20 336 (5.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2306 (40.73%) Java
2 2218 (39.18%) JavaScript
3 1198 (21.16%) Python
4 1080 (19.08%) SQL
5 710 (12.54%) C#
6 538 (9.50%) Bash Shell
7 500 (8.83%) PHP
8 481 (8.50%) Ruby
9 296 (5.23%) Scala
10 232 (4.10%) Perl
11 214 (3.78%) PowerShell
12 201 (3.55%) ES6
13 195 (3.44%) Shell Script
14 192 (3.39%) Groovy
15 173 (3.06%) TypeScript
16 152 (2.69%) C++
17 124 (2.19%) Apple Swift
18 115 (2.03%) Go
19 107 (1.89%) C
20 95 (1.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 452 (7.98%) Security Cleared
2 339 (5.99%) SC Cleared
3 286 (5.05%) Degree
4 113 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 43 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 32 (0.57%) AWS Certification
7 19 (0.34%) DV Cleared
8 15 (0.26%) PhD
9 14 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
9 14 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (0.23%) Master's Degree
11 10 (0.18%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.16%) ISEB
12 9 (0.16%) MCSE
13 7 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.12%) Sun Certification
14 6 (0.11%) RHCE
15 5 (0.088%) CCNP
15 5 (0.088%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (0.088%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 424 (7.49%) QA
2 41 (0.72%) WCAG
3 36 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 17 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.25%) WAI
6 13 (0.23%) GCP
7 10 (0.18%) MiFID
8 6 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
8 6 (0.11%) EMIR
8 6 (0.11%) SLA
9 5 (0.088%) OASIS TOSCA
10 4 (0.071%) PSD2
11 3 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.035%) DO-254
13 1 (0.018%) DO-178B
13 1 (0.018%) GDPR
13 1 (0.018%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 1 (0.018%) MISRA
13 1 (0.018%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1098 (19.40%) Docker
2 90 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (1.31%) Active Directory
4 51 (0.90%) HDFS
5 44 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
6 38 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 33 (0.58%) vCloud
8 32 (0.57%) Apache Flume
9 29 (0.51%) KVM
10 25 (0.44%) Xen
11 19 (0.34%) LXC
11 19 (0.34%) vSphere
12 16 (0.28%) Varnish
13 15 (0.26%) Postfix
13 15 (0.26%) Squid
13 15 (0.26%) VirtualBox
14 14 (0.25%) Hyper-V
15 13 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
16 12 (0.21%) Samba
17 10 (0.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 755 (13.34%) Ansible
2 742 (13.11%) Puppet
3 412 (7.28%) Opscode Chef
4 324 (5.72%) Terraform
5 287 (5.07%) Kubernetes
6 111 (1.96%) Kibana
7 86 (1.52%) Grafana
7 86 (1.52%) logstash
8 83 (1.47%) ZABBIX
9 74 (1.31%) Nagios
10 52 (0.92%) Rancher
11 51 (0.90%) Prometheus
12 47 (0.83%) Salt
13 42 (0.74%) Packer
14 37 (0.65%) Graphite
15 32 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
16 28 (0.49%) HAProxy
17 24 (0.42%) Galera Cluster
18 23 (0.41%) Icinga
19 21 (0.37%) StatsD
Vendors
1 497 (8.78%) Oracle
2 345 (6.09%) Microsoft
3 312 (5.51%) Red Hat
4 214 (3.78%) Atlassian
5 184 (3.25%) VMware
6 141 (2.49%) Google
7 130 (2.30%) IBM
8 112 (1.98%) Splunk
9 111 (1.96%) SAP
10 109 (1.93%) Adobe
11 81 (1.43%) New Relic
12 71 (1.25%) Perforce
13 57 (1.01%) MuleSoft
14 55 (0.97%) TIBCO
15 53 (0.94%) hybris
16 50 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
17 47 (0.83%) SaltStack
18 46 (0.81%) Xamarin
19 44 (0.78%) Sybase
20 43 (0.76%) Sitecore