Period
to 5 March 2021

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 5 March 2021 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
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 34 40 26
Rank change year-on-year +6 -14 +6
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 2,096 3,077 6,137
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 5.37% 5.03% 6.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.65% 29.09% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,746 2,191 4,398
Median daily rate £498 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £330 £350
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 28
Median hourly rate £57.50 £48.68 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.13% -2.65% +11.11%
10th Percentile £40.75 £37.93 £35.00
90th Percentile £62.25 £78.75 £56.50
UK median hourly rate £57.50 £48.68 £50.00
% change year-on-year +18.13% -2.65% +11.11%

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 6,623 10,579 19,323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.97% 17.28% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,460 7,328 13,529
Median daily rate £475 £490 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.96% -2.10% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £330 £338
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £478
% change year-on-year - -0.52% +3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 150 234
Median hourly rate £45.50 £47.25 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +7.39% -2.22%
10th Percentile £30.00 £16.50 £21.55
90th Percentile £61.25 £63.87 £56.35
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £44.18
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.51% -1.82%

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 5 March 2021.

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 5 March 2021.

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 5 March 2021. 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 +2 1,212 £525 - 453
North of England +6 243 £438 -3.85% 279
South East -6 172 £425 -5.56% 232
North West +24 127 £425 -3.41% 159
Midlands -9 125 £428 -4.89% 164
South West -7 101 £425 -1.73% 160
Yorkshire -8 90 £450 -10.00% 92
East of England +13 89 £450 - 91
West Midlands -9 84 £428 -9.89% 113
East Midlands +17 38 £474 +45.69% 49
North East -7 26 £450 +11.11% 28
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 5 March 2021, 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 1,034 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 925 (44.13%) Jenkins
3 814 (38.84%) Java
4 743 (35.45%) DevOps
5 638 (30.44%) JavaScript
6 594 (28.34%) Python
7 543 (25.91%) Azure
8 541 (25.81%) Docker
9 530 (25.29%) AWS
10 519 (24.76%) JIRA
11 473 (22.57%) Microservices
12 471 (22.47%) Linux
13 454 (21.66%) Scrum
14 451 (21.52%) SQL
15 422 (20.13%) TDD
16 414 (19.75%) Node.js
17 404 (19.27%) CSS
18 402 (19.18%) HTML
19 400 (19.08%) Kubernetes
20 397 (18.94%) Test Automation
21 358 (17.08%) Finance
22 350 (16.70%) Spring
23 345 (16.46%) Maven
24 340 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
25 335 (15.98%) Ansible
26 324 (15.46%) REST
27 307 (14.65%) React
28 291 (13.88%) Terraform
29 276 (13.17%) GitHub
30 275 (13.12%) Banking

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
1 207 (9.88%) Confluence
2 103 (4.91%) Apache
3 100 (4.77%) Elasticsearch
4 73 (3.48%) Cloud Foundry
5 70 (3.34%) Apache Spark
6 60 (2.86%) JBoss
7 55 (2.62%) WebLogic
7 55 (2.62%) WebSphere
8 52 (2.48%) Tomcat
9 38 (1.81%) nginx
10 34 (1.62%) CMS
11 32 (1.53%) Red Hat Fuse
12 30 (1.43%) Mule
13 21 (1.00%) WordPress
14 17 (0.81%) IIS
15 15 (0.72%) Apache ServiceMix
15 15 (0.72%) Drupal
15 15 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 14 (0.67%) SharePoint
17 13 (0.62%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.33%) Sketch
4 6 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.14%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.14%) InVision
6 3 (0.14%) Zeplin
7 1 (0.048%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.048%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.048%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.048%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.048%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 24 (1.15%) Magento
2 14 (0.67%) Shopify
3 12 (0.57%) ION MarketView
4 8 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.29%) SAP FI-CA
6 4 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.19%) SAP PSCD
7 3 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.14%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.095%) assyst
8 2 (0.095%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.095%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.048%) Exstream
9 1 (0.048%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.048%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.048%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.048%) Toggl
Cloud Services
1 543 (25.91%) Azure
2 530 (25.29%) AWS
3 276 (13.17%) GitHub
4 134 (6.39%) Serverless
5 121 (5.77%) GCP
6 90 (4.29%) PaaS
7 82 (3.91%) AWS Lambda
8 72 (3.44%) Amazon S3
8 72 (3.44%) OpenShift
9 65 (3.10%) IaaS
10 62 (2.96%) Slack
11 59 (2.81%) AWS CloudFormation
12 57 (2.72%) Amazon EKS
13 54 (2.58%) npm
14 47 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
15 44 (2.10%) Azure Functions
15 44 (2.10%) SaaS
16 43 (2.05%) Amazon ECS
17 33 (1.57%) Logic Apps
18 32 (1.53%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 77 (3.67%) HTTP
2 70 (3.34%) Firewall
3 49 (2.34%) TCP/IP
4 33 (1.57%) SSL
5 32 (1.53%) DNS
6 21 (1.00%) SNMP
7 19 (0.91%) Multicast
8 18 (0.86%) Internet
8 18 (0.86%) VLAN
9 16 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
10 15 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (0.67%) WAN
12 13 (0.62%) IPv4
12 13 (0.62%) IPv6
12 13 (0.62%) LAN
13 12 (0.57%) DECT
13 12 (0.57%) FTP
13 12 (0.57%) SSH
14 11 (0.52%) UPnP
15 10 (0.48%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (7.49%) NoSQL
2 153 (7.30%) MySQL
3 132 (6.30%) SQL Server
4 130 (6.20%) MongoDB
5 124 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
5 124 (5.92%) Relational Database
6 81 (3.86%) Hadoop
7 60 (2.86%) Apache Hive
8 44 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 41 (1.96%) Big Data
10 38 (1.81%) BigQuery
11 36 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
11 36 (1.72%) Data Lake
11 36 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 34 (1.62%) Impala
13 32 (1.53%) Cosmos DB
14 30 (1.43%) Oracle Database
14 30 (1.43%) Pentaho
14 30 (1.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 925 (44.13%) Jenkins
2 519 (24.76%) JIRA
3 345 (16.46%) Maven
4 172 (8.21%) GitLab
5 145 (6.92%) Bitbucket
6 140 (6.68%) JUnit
7 133 (6.35%) Sonatype Nexus
8 129 (6.15%) Subversion
9 113 (5.39%) Cucumber
10 105 (5.01%) Selenium
11 100 (4.77%) Artifactory
12 94 (4.48%) Visual Studio
13 91 (4.34%) SonarQube
14 87 (4.15%) gulp
15 83 (3.96%) TeamCity
16 80 (3.82%) Gradle
17 77 (3.67%) webpack
18 69 (3.29%) Visual Studio Team System
19 68 (3.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 63 (3.01%) IntelliJ
General
1 358 (17.08%) Finance
2 275 (13.12%) Banking
3 134 (6.39%) Public Sector
4 90 (4.29%) Investment Banking
5 88 (4.20%) Marketing
6 76 (3.63%) Front Office
7 59 (2.81%) Telecoms
8 44 (2.10%) Manufacturing
9 43 (2.05%) Retail
10 42 (2.00%) Electronics
11 24 (1.15%) Games
12 20 (0.95%) Back Office
13 15 (0.72%) Law
13 15 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (0.72%) Retail Banking
14 13 (0.62%) Billing
14 13 (0.62%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.57%) Legal
16 8 (0.38%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.33%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 1,152 (54.96%) Developer
2 275 (13.12%) Java Developer
3 217 (10.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 183 (8.73%) Senior Developer
5 143 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 138 (6.58%) Full Stack Developer
7 102 (4.87%) React Developer
8 80 (3.82%) Architect
8 80 (3.82%) Software Engineer
9 67 (3.20%) Senior Java Developer
10 66 (3.15%) Node.js Developer
11 65 (3.10%) AWS Engineer
12 60 (2.86%) C# Developer
12 60 (2.86%) Data Engineer
12 60 (2.86%) Software Developer
13 58 (2.77%) PHP Developer
14 56 (2.67%) Azure Engineer
15 52 (2.48%) JavaScript Developer
16 50 (2.39%) .NET Developer
17 49 (2.34%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (19.75%) Node.js
2 404 (19.27%) CSS
3 402 (19.18%) HTML
4 350 (16.70%) Spring
5 324 (15.46%) REST
6 307 (14.65%) React
7 250 (11.93%) AngularJS
8 249 (11.88%) Spring Boot
9 237 (11.31%) JSON
10 222 (10.59%) Web Services
11 221 (10.54%) RESTful
12 214 (10.21%) .NET
13 206 (9.83%) HTML5
14 160 (7.63%) Kafka
15 140 (6.68%) CSS3
16 135 (6.44%) XML
17 128 (6.11%) Sass
18 120 (5.73%) Redux
19 114 (5.44%) SOAP
20 91 (4.34%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 198 (9.45%) User Experience
2 124 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
3 121 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 70 (3.34%) Cloud Native
5 51 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
5 51 (2.43%) Fixed Income
6 50 (2.39%) Public Cloud
7 49 (2.34%) Algorithms
7 49 (2.34%) Linux Command Line
8 43 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
9 41 (1.96%) Derivative
10 35 (1.67%) Data Structures
11 30 (1.43%) Management Information System
12 28 (1.34%) Equities
12 28 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
13 27 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 23 (1.10%) Virtual Team
15 21 (1.00%) SWIFT
16 20 (0.95%) Clustering
16 20 (0.95%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 471 (22.47%) Linux
2 203 (9.69%) Unix
3 200 (9.54%) Windows
4 157 (7.49%) Android
5 116 (5.53%) Apple iOS
6 64 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (1.57%) CentOS
8 32 (1.53%) Windows Server
9 28 (1.34%) Mac OS X
10 26 (1.24%) Windows 10
11 17 (0.81%) OpenWrt
12 12 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
13 11 (0.52%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.48%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
15 8 (0.38%) VMS
16 6 (0.29%) AIX
16 6 (0.29%) Amazon Linux
16 6 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,034 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
2 743 (35.45%) DevOps
3 473 (22.57%) Microservices
4 454 (21.66%) Scrum
5 422 (20.13%) TDD
6 397 (18.94%) Test Automation
7 340 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
8 267 (12.74%) Software Engineering
9 235 (11.21%) BDD
10 232 (11.07%) Problem-Solving
11 212 (10.11%) Kanban
12 190 (9.06%) Front End Development
13 184 (8.78%) OO
14 169 (8.06%) Unit Testing
15 164 (7.82%) Configuration Management
16 155 (7.40%) Continuous Delivery
17 150 (7.16%) SDLC
18 148 (7.06%) Infrastructure as Code
19 129 (6.15%) Open Source
20 120 (5.73%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 814 (38.84%) Java
2 638 (30.44%) JavaScript
3 594 (28.34%) Python
4 451 (21.52%) SQL
5 230 (10.97%) C#
6 199 (9.49%) Bash Shell
7 193 (9.21%) Java 8
8 145 (6.92%) PowerShell
9 140 (6.68%) Shell Script
10 138 (6.58%) PHP
11 125 (5.96%) TypeScript
12 122 (5.82%) C++
13 120 (5.73%) Kotlin
14 94 (4.48%) ES6
15 93 (4.44%) Perl
16 87 (4.15%) Ruby
17 83 (3.96%) C
17 83 (3.96%) Scala
18 72 (3.44%) Go
19 65 (3.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 257 (12.26%) Security Cleared
2 218 (10.40%) SC Cleared
3 132 (6.30%) Degree
4 52 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (1.00%) Master's Degree
6 18 (0.86%) DV Cleared
7 14 (0.67%) TOGAF Certification
8 12 (0.57%) AWS Certification
9 11 (0.52%) ISEB
10 10 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (0.43%) DBS Check
11 9 (0.43%) ISTQB
11 9 (0.43%) PhD
12 8 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (0.38%) SAFe Agilist
13 7 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
14 6 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (0.19%) CCNP
15 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
16 3 (0.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (5.96%) QA
2 26 (1.24%) WCAG
3 17 (0.81%) GDPR
4 12 (0.57%) JTAG
5 8 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.19%) SLA
7 3 (0.14%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.14%) ISO 20022
7 3 (0.14%) MiFID
7 3 (0.14%) NIST
7 3 (0.14%) PMO
7 3 (0.14%) RMADS
7 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.095%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.095%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.095%) NCSC
8 2 (0.095%) SEPA
8 2 (0.095%) TARGET2
9 1 (0.048%) ISO 15022
System Software
1 541 (25.81%) Docker
2 45 (2.15%) HDFS
3 40 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
5 25 (1.19%) Active Directory
6 22 (1.05%) vSphere
7 9 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 9 (0.43%) VMware NSX
8 7 (0.33%) Postfix
8 7 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.24%) qmail
9 5 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 4 (0.19%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.14%) Firmware
11 3 (0.14%) iptables
12 2 (0.095%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.095%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.095%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.095%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.095%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 400 (19.08%) Kubernetes
2 335 (15.98%) Ansible
3 291 (13.88%) Terraform
4 114 (5.44%) Opscode Chef
5 110 (5.25%) Puppet
6 84 (4.01%) Prometheus
7 63 (3.01%) Grafana
8 53 (2.53%) Kibana
9 43 (2.05%) Consul
10 36 (1.72%) Istio
11 35 (1.67%) logstash
12 31 (1.48%) Rancher
13 24 (1.15%) Fluentd
13 24 (1.15%) Packer
14 17 (0.81%) vRealize Orchestrator
15 14 (0.67%) Netcool
16 13 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
16 13 (0.62%) Nagios
17 12 (0.57%) Argo
18 11 (0.52%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 188 (8.97%) Oracle
2 151 (7.20%) Splunk
3 126 (6.01%) Microsoft
4 99 (4.72%) AppDynamics
5 92 (4.39%) Atlassian
6 88 (4.20%) Google
7 69 (3.29%) Red Hat
8 50 (2.39%) VMware
9 49 (2.34%) SAP
10 48 (2.29%) MuleSoft
11 46 (2.19%) IBM
12 40 (1.91%) webMethods
13 33 (1.57%) Databricks
14 32 (1.53%) Informatica
15 27 (1.29%) BEA
15 27 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
16 25 (1.19%) Cloudera
17 22 (1.05%) Adobe
17 22 (1.05%) Cisco
18 20 (0.95%) Dell