Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 39 48
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 +26
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 5,611 4,388 3,726
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.07% 4.85% 3.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.68% 29.19% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,096 2,934 2,685
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £333 £315 £300
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £428
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.26% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 37
England median hourly rate £45.00 £39.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.21% -0.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £35.63 £31.25 £19.25
90th Percentile £62.88 £46.16 £51.00
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.63
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.54% +8.33%

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 17,171 15,033 14,332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.59% 16.62% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,133 10,093 9,613
England median daily rate £470 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.30% +4.24% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £451 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +6.00% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 216 335
England median hourly rate £43.75 £40.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.36% +1.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30.08 £22.59 £21.25
90th Percentile £62.25 £52.50 £50.68
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £40.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.75% +1.88% +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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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 2,952 £500 +5.26% 777
South East +10 920 £450 +1.47% 333
North of England +16 785 £425 +3.34% 397
Midlands +18 451 £425 +3.03% 169
Yorkshire +25 377 £430 +1.18% 149
North West +20 349 £425 +6.25% 232
South West +19 260 £425 +11.11% 145
West Midlands +29 252 £450 +2.27% 93
East of England +14 243 £413 +3.13% 158
East Midlands +5 188 £375 -6.25% 76
North East +18 85 £475 +18.75% 16
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 3,364 (59.95%) Agile Software Development
2 2,320 (41.35%) Jenkins
3 2,301 (41.01%) Java
4 2,152 (38.35%) JavaScript
5 1,763 (31.42%) TDD
6 1,748 (31.15%) HTML
7 1,715 (30.56%) DevOps
8 1,682 (29.98%) Linux
9 1,644 (29.30%) CSS
10 1,639 (29.21%) Continuous Integration
11 1,339 (23.86%) Scrum
12 1,273 (22.69%) Test Automation
13 1,223 (21.80%) JIRA
14 1,195 (21.30%) Python
15 1,161 (20.69%) Docker
16 1,125 (20.05%) Amazon AWS
17 1,111 (19.80%) BDD
18 1,047 (18.66%) Web Services
19 1,043 (18.59%) SQL
20 996 (17.75%) REST
21 975 (17.38%) HTML5
22 941 (16.77%) Node.js
23 936 (16.68%) AngularJS
24 924 (16.47%) RESTful
25 904 (16.11%) Finance
26 894 (15.93%) Maven
27 879 (15.67%) Spring
28 813 (14.49%) Subversion
29 807 (14.38%) C#
30 805 (14.35%) 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
1 679 (12.10%) Confluence
2 349 (6.22%) Apache
3 278 (4.95%) Tomcat
4 190 (3.39%) CMS
5 189 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
6 187 (3.33%) JBoss
7 176 (3.14%) Apache Spark
8 158 (2.82%) nginx
9 134 (2.39%) OpenStack
10 108 (1.92%) Drupal
11 100 (1.78%) WebLogic
12 94 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 90 (1.60%) WebSphere
14 88 (1.57%) IIS
15 78 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
16 72 (1.28%) WildFly
16 72 (1.28%) WordPress
17 71 (1.27%) Apache Solr
18 59 (1.05%) SharePoint
19 42 (0.75%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 54 (0.96%) Photoshop
2 49 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 25 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
5 16 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (0.18%) Pipeline Pilot
8 8 (0.14%) HipChat
8 8 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 6 (0.11%) GIMP
11 3 (0.053%) Doxygen
11 3 (0.053%) InVision
12 2 (0.036%) InDesign
12 2 (0.036%) Simulink
12 2 (0.036%) SPSS
13 1 (0.018%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.018%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.018%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.018%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 92 (1.64%) Magento
2 28 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
3 14 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
6 8 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
7 6 (0.11%) Shopify
8 5 (0.089%) Kondor
8 5 (0.089%) RMDS
9 3 (0.053%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.036%) HiPortfolio
10 2 (0.036%) MetaTrader
10 2 (0.036%) OpenText Process Suite
10 2 (0.036%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.036%) WebTrends
11 1 (0.018%) Endur
11 1 (0.018%) Global One
11 1 (0.018%) Oracle SCM
11 1 (0.018%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1,125 (20.05%) Amazon AWS
2 559 (9.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 384 (6.84%) GitHub
4 241 (4.30%) Amazon EC2
5 198 (3.53%) npm
6 169 (3.01%) PaaS
7 160 (2.85%) IaaS
8 152 (2.71%) Amazon S3
9 144 (2.57%) Serverless
10 140 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
11 126 (2.25%) Slack
12 123 (2.19%) OpenShift
13 116 (2.07%) AWS Lambda
14 112 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 109 (1.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 76 (1.35%) Route 53
17 75 (1.34%) Amazon ELB
18 67 (1.19%) SaaS
19 66 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
20 65 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 366 (6.52%) HTTP
2 229 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 193 (3.44%) Firewall
4 152 (2.71%) DNS
5 138 (2.46%) SSL
6 98 (1.75%) Internet
7 64 (1.14%) LDAP
8 47 (0.84%) SMS
9 40 (0.71%) Kerberos
10 34 (0.61%) Network Security
11 33 (0.59%) Bluetooth
12 32 (0.57%) FTP
12 32 (0.57%) SSH
13 30 (0.53%) OpenLDAP
14 28 (0.50%) VPN
15 26 (0.46%) DSL
16 25 (0.45%) DHCP
17 24 (0.43%) AMQP
18 22 (0.39%) OpenVPN
19 18 (0.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 655 (11.67%) MySQL
2 640 (11.41%) MongoDB
3 547 (9.75%) NoSQL
4 540 (9.62%) SQL Server
5 536 (9.55%) Relational Database
6 455 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
7 286 (5.10%) Hadoop
8 246 (4.38%) Big Data
9 207 (3.69%) RDBMS
10 205 (3.65%) Redis
11 146 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
12 129 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
13 99 (1.76%) HBase
14 75 (1.34%) Oracle Database
15 68 (1.21%) Apache Hive
16 51 (0.91%) DB2
17 47 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 45 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
19 37 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
20 36 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2,320 (41.35%) Jenkins
2 1,223 (21.80%) JIRA
3 894 (15.93%) Maven
4 813 (14.49%) Subversion
5 538 (9.59%) JUnit
6 515 (9.18%) Cucumber
7 453 (8.07%) Selenium
8 448 (7.98%) TeamCity
9 364 (6.49%) Gradle
10 345 (6.15%) Sonatype Nexus
11 336 (5.99%) gulp
12 297 (5.29%) Grunt
13 291 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
14 253 (4.51%) Mockito
15 252 (4.49%) Bitbucket
16 235 (4.19%) SonarQube
17 196 (3.49%) Jasmine
18 193 (3.44%) webpack
19 192 (3.42%) Vagrant
20 187 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 904 (16.11%) Finance
2 491 (8.75%) Banking
3 207 (3.69%) Retail
4 160 (2.85%) Marketing
5 131 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 106 (1.89%) Games
7 105 (1.87%) Telecoms
8 73 (1.30%) Front Office
9 65 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 59 (1.05%) Electronics
11 52 (0.93%) Publishing
12 35 (0.62%) Advertising
13 34 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 28 (0.50%) Retail Banking
15 25 (0.45%) Back Office
16 22 (0.39%) Law
17 15 (0.27%) Multimedia
18 12 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
18 12 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
19 11 (0.20%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 3,581 (63.82%) Developer
2 1,074 (19.14%) Java Developer
3 875 (15.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 430 (7.66%) JavaScript Developer
5 417 (7.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 404 (7.20%) Senior Developer
7 312 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 277 (4.94%) C# Developer
9 267 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
10 194 (3.46%) Angular Developer
11 186 (3.31%) AWS Engineer
12 182 (3.24%) HTML Developer
12 182 (3.24%) Node.js Developer
13 176 (3.14%) PHP Developer
14 175 (3.12%) Python Developer
15 172 (3.07%) AWS DevOps
16 161 (2.87%) Agile Developer
17 158 (2.82%) Software Engineer
18 155 (2.76%) C# .NET Developer
19 151 (2.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,748 (31.15%) HTML
2 1,644 (29.30%) CSS
3 1,047 (18.66%) Web Services
4 996 (17.75%) REST
5 975 (17.38%) HTML5
6 941 (16.77%) Node.js
7 936 (16.68%) AngularJS
8 924 (16.47%) RESTful
9 879 (15.67%) Spring
10 733 (13.06%) .NET
11 686 (12.23%) CSS3
12 657 (11.71%) React
13 651 (11.60%) JSON
14 639 (11.39%) jQuery
15 465 (8.29%) Sass
16 441 (7.86%) SOAP
17 418 (7.45%) XML
18 393 (7.00%) Hibernate
19 370 (6.59%) Spring Boot
20 303 (5.40%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 344 (6.13%) User Experience
2 246 (4.38%) Greenfield Project
3 234 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 202 (3.60%) Mobile App
5 191 (3.40%) Linux Command Line
6 189 (3.37%) Computer Science
7 149 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
8 114 (2.03%) Fintech
9 101 (1.80%) Virtual Team
10 92 (1.64%) Algorithms
11 89 (1.59%) Data Structures
12 83 (1.48%) Clustering
12 83 (1.48%) Public Cloud
13 60 (1.07%) Derivative
14 57 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 56 (1.00%) Data Centre
16 55 (0.98%) iPad
17 42 (0.75%) Hedge funds
18 37 (0.66%) Replication
19 34 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1,682 (29.98%) Linux
2 738 (13.15%) Unix
3 518 (9.23%) Windows
4 313 (5.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 254 (4.53%) Android
6 209 (3.72%) Apple iOS
7 184 (3.28%) CentOS
8 146 (2.60%) Mac OS X
9 110 (1.96%) Windows Server
10 106 (1.89%) Ubuntu
11 69 (1.23%) VMS
12 35 (0.62%) Windows 7
12 35 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 34 (0.61%) Windows 10
14 31 (0.55%) Debian
14 31 (0.55%) Solaris
15 24 (0.43%) CoreOS
16 19 (0.34%) Mac OS
17 15 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
18 10 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,364 (59.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1,763 (31.42%) TDD
3 1,715 (30.56%) DevOps
4 1,639 (29.21%) Continuous Integration
5 1,339 (23.86%) Scrum
6 1,273 (22.69%) Test Automation
7 1,111 (19.80%) BDD
8 796 (14.19%) Microservices
9 750 (13.37%) MVC
10 671 (11.96%) Configuration Management
11 600 (10.69%) OO
12 565 (10.07%) Kanban
13 564 (10.05%) Front End Development
14 560 (9.98%) Continuous Delivery
15 531 (9.46%) Software Engineering
16 490 (8.73%) Open Source
17 477 (8.50%) Unit Testing
18 476 (8.48%) Web Development
19 409 (7.29%) E-Commerce
20 364 (6.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,301 (41.01%) Java
2 2,152 (38.35%) JavaScript
3 1,195 (21.30%) Python
4 1,043 (18.59%) SQL
5 807 (14.38%) C#
6 539 (9.61%) Ruby
7 530 (9.45%) Bash Shell
8 471 (8.39%) PHP
9 273 (4.87%) Scala
10 263 (4.69%) Perl
11 226 (4.03%) PowerShell
12 220 (3.92%) Shell Script
13 216 (3.85%) Groovy
14 212 (3.78%) TypeScript
15 205 (3.65%) ES6
16 151 (2.69%) C++
17 125 (2.23%) Go
18 116 (2.07%) Apple Swift
19 93 (1.66%) PL/SQL
20 89 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 442 (7.88%) Security Cleared
2 337 (6.01%) SC Cleared
3 300 (5.35%) Degree
4 108 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 37 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
6 32 (0.57%) AWS Certification
7 30 (0.53%) Master's Degree
8 16 (0.29%) PhD
9 15 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
10 13 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
11 12 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.16%) ISEB
12 9 (0.16%) MCSE
13 7 (0.12%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.12%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.12%) Sun Certification
14 5 (0.089%) DBS Check
14 5 (0.089%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.071%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (0.071%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 407 (7.25%) QA
2 47 (0.84%) WCAG
3 34 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
4 21 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 16 (0.29%) GCP
6 13 (0.23%) SLA
7 12 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (0.20%) GDPR
9 9 (0.16%) Data Quality
9 9 (0.16%) MiFID
10 8 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.14%) WAI
11 7 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
11 7 (0.12%) EMIR
12 5 (0.089%) OASIS TOSCA
12 5 (0.089%) PSD2
13 3 (0.053%) PMO
14 1 (0.018%) AQAP
14 1 (0.018%) ISO 26262
14 1 (0.018%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1,161 (20.69%) Docker
2 136 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (1.50%) Active Directory
4 68 (1.21%) HDFS
5 62 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
6 57 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 45 (0.80%) vCloud
8 31 (0.55%) vSphere
9 26 (0.46%) Apache Flume
10 24 (0.43%) Squid
11 19 (0.34%) Postfix
11 19 (0.34%) Xen
12 16 (0.29%) KVM
13 15 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
14 14 (0.25%) VirtualBox
15 13 (0.23%) Hyper-V
16 12 (0.21%) Samba
17 11 (0.20%) NFS
17 11 (0.20%) Varnish
18 10 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 805 (14.35%) Puppet
2 794 (14.15%) Ansible
3 474 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
4 365 (6.51%) Terraform
5 312 (5.56%) Kubernetes
6 115 (2.05%) Kibana
7 97 (1.73%) Nagios
8 94 (1.68%) Grafana
9 93 (1.66%) ZABBIX
10 86 (1.53%) logstash
11 63 (1.12%) Salt
12 51 (0.91%) Docker Swarm
13 50 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
14 46 (0.82%) Prometheus
14 46 (0.82%) Rancher
15 36 (0.64%) Packer
16 30 (0.53%) Mesos
17 28 (0.50%) Galera Cluster
17 28 (0.50%) HAProxy
18 27 (0.48%) Icinga
Vendors
1 468 (8.34%) Oracle
2 359 (6.40%) Microsoft
3 338 (6.02%) Red Hat
4 217 (3.87%) VMware
5 202 (3.60%) Atlassian
6 153 (2.73%) Splunk
7 140 (2.50%) Google
8 129 (2.30%) IBM
9 100 (1.78%) Adobe
10 82 (1.46%) SAP
11 69 (1.23%) New Relic
12 60 (1.07%) Perforce
13 55 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
14 50 (0.89%) Sitecore
15 46 (0.82%) SaltStack
16 44 (0.78%) hybris
17 42 (0.75%) MuleSoft
18 35 (0.62%) Xamarin
18 35 (0.62%) Zend
19 33 (0.59%) ATG