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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 1 July 2022 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
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 44 38 39
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 -10
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 3,614 2,854 2,012
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 5.02% 5.46% 5.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.04% 31.32% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,471 1,836 1,366
10th Percentile £413 £362 £350
25th Percentile £480 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% - -
75th Percentile £675 £600 £593
90th Percentile £756 £675 £668
UK median daily rate £560 £500 £498
% change year-on-year +12.00% +0.50% +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 51 13
10th Percentile £45.88 £27.50 £43.00
25th Percentile £52.50 £44.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate £65.27 £58.71 £45.91
Median % change year-on-year +11.17% +27.88% -8.18%
75th Percentile £75.00 £65.50 £56.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £71.75 £60.60
UK median hourly rate £65.00 £57.61 £45.91
% change year-on-year +12.84% +25.47% -8.18%

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 12,445 9,112 6,879
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.27% 17.43% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,782 6,063 4,864
10th Percentile £400 £350 £340
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £670 £600 £594
90th Percentile £763 £688 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 171 92
10th Percentile £36.48 £24.80 £21.25
25th Percentile £41.16 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate £52.50 £50.00 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65.00 £57.50 £55.00
90th Percentile £75.92 £65.54 £63.68
UK median hourly rate £52.59 £48.87 £47.50
% change year-on-year +7.61% +2.88% +5.56%

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London -6 2,172 £600 +9.09% 367
North of England -1 355 £525 +23.53% 182
South East -14 322 £525 +15.96% 149
North West -2 201 £525 +23.53% 88
Midlands -13 180 £500 +11.11% 98
South West -8 148 £513 +17.14% 94
West Midlands -15 144 £500 +11.11% 62
Yorkshire -4 114 £515 +21.18% 68
East of England -24 83 £500 +5.26% 62
North East -1 48 £525 -4.55% 26
East Midlands -13 36 £475 +19.95% 36
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 1,901 (52.60%) Agile
2 1,586 (43.88%) DevOps
3 1,298 (35.92%) CI/CD
4 1,259 (34.84%) Jenkins
5 1,237 (34.23%) Java
6 1,203 (33.29%) Python
7 1,161 (32.13%) Azure
8 1,131 (31.29%) AWS
9 1,128 (31.21%) JavaScript
10 1,065 (29.47%) Docker
11 1,050 (29.05%) SQL
12 1,023 (28.31%) JIRA
13 891 (24.65%) Linux
14 837 (23.16%) Kubernetes
15 787 (21.78%) Scrum
16 764 (21.14%) Test Automation
17 759 (21.00%) Microservices
18 714 (19.76%) Security Cleared
19 660 (18.26%) TDD
19 660 (18.26%) Terraform
20 659 (18.23%) CSS
21 651 (18.01%) HTML
22 642 (17.76%) Social Skills
23 637 (17.63%) C#
24 614 (16.99%) Finance
25 608 (16.82%) SC Cleared
26 606 (16.77%) React
27 604 (16.71%) Ansible
28 592 (16.38%) Software Engineering
29 552 (15.27%) .NET

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
1 509 (14.08%) Confluence
2 129 (3.57%) Apache Spark
3 94 (2.60%) Apache
3 94 (2.60%) nginx
4 67 (1.85%) CMS
5 60 (1.66%) Tomcat
6 58 (1.60%) JBoss
7 48 (1.33%) WebLogic
7 48 (1.33%) WebSphere
8 47 (1.30%) SAS
9 37 (1.02%) Apache Airflow
10 33 (0.91%) IIS
11 32 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
11 32 (0.89%) Traefik
12 28 (0.77%) OpenStack
13 27 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 27 (0.75%) Red Hat Fuse
13 27 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
14 24 (0.66%) SharePoint
15 23 (0.64%) Mule
Applications
1 49 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.11%) InDesign
5 4 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.11%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.083%) Adobe XD
6 3 (0.083%) SPSS
7 2 (0.055%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.028%) GIMP
8 1 (0.028%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.028%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 30 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
2 13 (0.36%) Shopify
3 9 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (0.25%) SAP FI-CA
3 9 (0.25%) SAP PSCD
4 8 (0.22%) assyst
5 7 (0.19%) Magento
5 7 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.14%) MoSes
6 5 (0.14%) SunGard Martini
7 4 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.083%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.055%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.055%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
9 2 (0.055%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 1 (0.028%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.028%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.028%) Primavera
10 1 (0.028%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1,161 (32.13%) Azure
2 1,131 (31.29%) AWS
3 481 (13.31%) Azure DevOps
4 445 (12.31%) GitHub
5 267 (7.39%) GCP
6 259 (7.17%) Serverless
7 172 (4.76%) Amazon S3
8 161 (4.45%) Amazon EC2
9 160 (4.43%) PaaS
10 154 (4.26%) AWS Lambda
11 145 (4.01%) AWS CloudFormation
12 113 (3.13%) SaaS
13 104 (2.88%) IaaS
14 101 (2.79%) Power Platform
15 97 (2.68%) OpenShift
16 94 (2.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 74 (2.05%) npm
18 69 (1.91%) Azure Data Factory
18 69 (1.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 66 (1.83%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 134 (3.71%) DNS
2 92 (2.55%) HTTP
3 89 (2.46%) TCP/IP
4 85 (2.35%) Firewall
5 66 (1.83%) Internet
6 48 (1.33%) FTP
7 44 (1.22%) Network Security
8 42 (1.16%) SSH
9 34 (0.94%) IPv4
10 33 (0.91%) SSL
11 27 (0.75%) VPN
12 26 (0.72%) DHCP
12 26 (0.72%) SMTP
13 25 (0.69%) Ethernet
14 21 (0.58%) Kerberos
15 18 (0.50%) HTTPS
16 14 (0.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 13 (0.36%) IPsec
17 13 (0.36%) tcpdump
18 11 (0.30%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 452 (12.51%) SQL Server
2 239 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
3 227 (6.28%) NoSQL
4 225 (6.23%) MySQL
5 201 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 179 (4.95%) MongoDB
7 145 (4.01%) Big Data
8 109 (3.02%) Oracle Database
9 100 (2.77%) Hadoop
10 95 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
11 90 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
12 80 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
12 80 (2.21%) Power BI
13 69 (1.91%) Apache Hive
14 65 (1.80%) Pentaho
15 62 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 55 (1.52%) Data Lake
16 55 (1.52%) DynamoDB
16 55 (1.52%) Redis
17 52 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1,259 (34.84%) Jenkins
2 1,023 (28.31%) JIRA
3 475 (13.14%) Maven
4 366 (10.13%) GitLab
5 296 (8.19%) Bitbucket
6 255 (7.06%) TeamCity
7 216 (5.98%) Subversion
8 210 (5.81%) Selenium
9 200 (5.53%) JUnit
10 196 (5.42%) Cucumber
11 184 (5.09%) Visual Studio
12 159 (4.40%) Gradle
13 155 (4.29%) Artifactory
14 136 (3.76%) SonarQube
15 129 (3.57%) Postman
16 128 (3.54%) NUnit
16 128 (3.54%) Sonatype Nexus
17 112 (3.10%) git-flow
18 109 (3.02%) Eclipse
19 108 (2.99%) webpack
General
1 642 (17.76%) Social Skills
2 614 (16.99%) Finance
3 392 (10.85%) Banking
4 249 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
5 243 (6.72%) Public Sector
6 172 (4.76%) Investment Banking
7 165 (4.57%) Front Office
8 87 (2.41%) Retail
9 57 (1.58%) Financial Institution
9 57 (1.58%) Presentation Skills
10 52 (1.44%) Legal
11 46 (1.27%) Telecoms
12 43 (1.19%) Marketing
13 36 (1.00%) Documentation Skills
14 33 (0.91%) Games
14 33 (0.91%) Military
15 29 (0.80%) Publishing
16 27 (0.75%) Back Office
17 21 (0.58%) Law
17 21 (0.58%) Police
Job Titles
1 1,850 (51.19%) Developer
2 525 (14.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 391 (10.82%) Java Developer
4 275 (7.61%) Senior Developer
5 208 (5.76%) Software Engineer
6 179 (4.95%) .NET Developer
6 179 (4.95%) Python Developer
7 168 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
8 166 (4.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 155 (4.29%) Software Developer
10 140 (3.87%) AWS Engineer
11 139 (3.85%) Data Engineer
12 138 (3.82%) React Developer
13 135 (3.74%) C# Developer
14 123 (3.40%) Azure Engineer
15 115 (3.18%) AWS DevOps
16 104 (2.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 98 (2.71%) Senior Java Developer
18 86 (2.38%) Architect
19 82 (2.27%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 659 (18.23%) CSS
2 651 (18.01%) HTML
3 606 (16.77%) React
4 552 (15.27%) .NET
5 543 (15.02%) REST
6 498 (13.78%) Spring
7 464 (12.84%) RESTful
8 455 (12.59%) Node.js
9 360 (9.96%) JSON
10 332 (9.19%) AngularJS
11 301 (8.33%) Web Services
12 299 (8.27%) Spring Boot
13 271 (7.50%) HTML5
14 266 (7.36%) Kafka
15 243 (6.72%) .NET Framework
16 237 (6.56%) jQuery
17 199 (5.51%) XML
18 188 (5.20%) .NET Core
18 188 (5.20%) SOAP
19 184 (5.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 247 (6.83%) User Experience
2 124 (3.43%) Public Cloud
3 122 (3.38%) Data Structures
4 112 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 107 (2.96%) Mobile App
6 99 (2.74%) Algorithms
7 96 (2.66%) Linux Command Line
8 88 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
9 74 (2.05%) Virtual Team
10 68 (1.88%) Derivative
11 65 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
12 62 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
13 57 (1.58%) Clustering
14 56 (1.55%) Cloud Native
15 51 (1.41%) Management Information System
16 49 (1.36%) PKI
17 46 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
18 34 (0.94%) Data Centre
18 34 (0.94%) Wiki
19 33 (0.91%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 891 (24.65%) Linux
2 371 (10.27%) Windows
3 271 (7.50%) Unix
4 111 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 100 (2.77%) Android
6 79 (2.19%) Apple iOS
7 73 (2.02%) CentOS
8 32 (0.89%) Ubuntu
9 31 (0.86%) Windows Server
10 14 (0.39%) Mac OS X
10 14 (0.39%) Solaris
11 9 (0.25%) VMS
12 8 (0.22%) Windows Server 2016
13 7 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
14 6 (0.17%) Debian
14 6 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.17%) Windows Server 2019
15 4 (0.11%) CoreOS
16 3 (0.083%) AIX
16 3 (0.083%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,901 (52.60%) Agile
2 1,586 (43.88%) DevOps
3 1,298 (35.92%) CI/CD
4 787 (21.78%) Scrum
5 764 (21.14%) Test Automation
6 759 (21.00%) Microservices
7 660 (18.26%) TDD
8 592 (16.38%) Software Engineering
9 546 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
10 440 (12.17%) Unit Testing
11 397 (10.99%) Problem-Solving
12 356 (9.85%) BDD
13 349 (9.66%) Analytics
14 332 (9.19%) Full Stack Development
15 312 (8.63%) Configuration Management
16 305 (8.44%) Kanban
17 296 (8.19%) Continuous Delivery
18 291 (8.05%) Front End Development
19 274 (7.58%) OO
20 260 (7.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,237 (34.23%) Java
2 1,203 (33.29%) Python
3 1,128 (31.21%) JavaScript
4 1,050 (29.05%) SQL
5 637 (17.63%) C#
6 374 (10.35%) Bash
7 308 (8.52%) TypeScript
8 273 (7.55%) PowerShell
9 251 (6.95%) C++
10 217 (6.00%) Go
11 191 (5.29%) Shell Script
12 170 (4.70%) PL/SQL
13 163 (4.51%) Scala
14 160 (4.43%) C
15 149 (4.12%) Ruby
16 120 (3.32%) T-SQL
17 106 (2.93%) Perl
18 92 (2.55%) PHP
19 90 (2.49%) ES6
20 88 (2.43%) R
Qualifications
1 714 (19.76%) Security Cleared
2 608 (16.82%) SC Cleared
3 186 (5.15%) Degree
4 82 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 68 (1.88%) DV Cleared
6 53 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 50 (1.38%) AWS Certification
8 22 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 22 (0.61%) PhD
9 19 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
10 16 (0.44%) ISEB
11 13 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 12 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
12 12 (0.33%) OCP
13 11 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (0.25%) FFIEC
15 8 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.22%) PMP
16 6 (0.17%) PMI Certification
17 5 (0.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (5.37%) QA
2 119 (3.29%) Accessibility
3 40 (1.11%) WCAG
4 33 (0.91%) GDPR
5 29 (0.80%) NCSC
6 26 (0.72%) Data Quality
7 11 (0.30%) NIST
8 10 (0.28%) PCI DSS
9 9 (0.25%) GLBA
10 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (0.11%) MiFID
11 4 (0.11%) SLA
11 4 (0.11%) WAI
12 2 (0.055%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.055%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.055%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.055%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.055%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.028%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1,065 (29.47%) Docker
2 73 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (1.96%) HDFS
4 53 (1.47%) Active Directory
5 37 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
6 34 (0.94%) vSphere
7 20 (0.55%) NFS
8 19 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
8 19 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.33%) Ceph
10 8 (0.22%) Firmware
10 8 (0.22%) LXC
11 7 (0.19%) OpenSSH
11 7 (0.19%) Postfix
11 7 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.11%) Squid
13 3 (0.083%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 3 (0.083%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.083%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 837 (23.16%) Kubernetes
2 660 (18.26%) Terraform
3 604 (16.71%) Ansible
4 266 (7.36%) Puppet
5 135 (3.74%) Prometheus
6 109 (3.02%) Packer
7 101 (2.79%) Consul
8 99 (2.74%) Grafana
9 94 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
10 72 (1.99%) Kibana
11 59 (1.63%) Istio
12 50 (1.38%) Docker Swarm
13 41 (1.13%) HAProxy
14 40 (1.11%) ZABBIX
15 33 (0.91%) Graphite
15 33 (0.91%) Podman
16 31 (0.86%) linkerd
17 30 (0.83%) logstash
17 30 (0.83%) Rancher
18 24 (0.66%) Salt
Vendors
1 450 (12.45%) Oracle
2 440 (12.17%) Microsoft
3 169 (4.68%) Google
4 168 (4.65%) Splunk
5 99 (2.74%) Atlassian
5 99 (2.74%) VMware
6 95 (2.63%) Databricks
7 79 (2.19%) Red Hat
8 74 (2.05%) IBM
9 63 (1.74%) TIBCO
10 58 (1.60%) Dynatrace
11 55 (1.52%) Informatica
12 52 (1.44%) AppDynamics
13 46 (1.27%) ServiceNow
14 45 (1.25%) Adobe
15 44 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
16 42 (1.16%) PagerDuty
16 42 (1.16%) Talend
17 38 (1.05%) Apple
17 38 (1.05%) SAP