Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 32 41
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 +11
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 6,423 5,783 4,532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.69% 6.09% 4.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.15% 32.50% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,396 4,219 3,056
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £313
90th Percentile £625 £613 £575
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 37 16
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +10.43% +5.16%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £32.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £59.25 £48.56
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% +8.43% +2.15%

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 20,621 17,795 15,784
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.49% 18.73% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,313 12,526 10,624
England median daily rate £475 £463 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +7.56% +4.24%
10th Percentile £328 £313 £306
90th Percentile £625 £613 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 253 227
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £30.00 £29.10 £24.00
90th Percentile £56.45 £60.00 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 14 December 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 0 3,383 £515 +3.00% 718
South East -3 1,034 £465 +5.68% 365
North of England -10 753 £450 +5.88% 437
Midlands +4 542 £450 +8.04% 236
South West +15 413 £438 +6.06% 206
North West -5 366 £425 - 234
West Midlands +1 349 £450 - 136
Yorkshire -20 286 £450 +2.56% 159
East of England +1 279 £455 +13.75% 125
East Midlands +5 191 £405 +7.87% 99
North East +2 102 £450 -5.26% 44
South Coast - 4 - -
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 3,753 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2,625 (40.87%) Jenkins
3 2,549 (39.69%) Java
4 2,487 (38.72%) JavaScript
5 1,982 (30.86%) TDD
6 1,961 (30.53%) DevOps
7 1,814 (28.24%) Linux
8 1,793 (27.92%) HTML
9 1,724 (26.84%) CSS
10 1,698 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
11 1,667 (25.95%) Amazon AWS
12 1,613 (25.11%) Docker
13 1,510 (23.51%) Test Automation
14 1,451 (22.59%) Scrum
15 1,325 (20.63%) JIRA
16 1,310 (20.40%) REST
17 1,306 (20.33%) Python
18 1,262 (19.65%) SQL
19 1,244 (19.37%) Microservices
20 1,205 (18.76%) BDD
21 1,139 (17.73%) AngularJS
22 1,098 (17.09%) Node.js
22 1,098 (17.09%) Ansible
23 1,055 (16.43%) Spring
24 1,001 (15.58%) Maven
25 945 (14.71%) HTML5
26 937 (14.59%) C#
27 911 (14.18%) Microsoft Azure
28 902 (14.04%) .NET
29 882 (13.73%) Web Services

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
1 770 (11.99%) Confluence
2 365 (5.68%) Apache
3 347 (5.40%) Elasticsearch
4 209 (3.25%) CMS
5 194 (3.02%) nginx
6 192 (2.99%) Tomcat
7 174 (2.71%) Apache Spark
8 135 (2.10%) WebSphere
9 111 (1.73%) JBoss
10 88 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
11 87 (1.35%) WebLogic
12 84 (1.31%) WordPress
13 83 (1.29%) WildFly
14 71 (1.11%) MQSeries
15 68 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 68 (1.06%) IIS
16 66 (1.03%) Drupal
17 62 (0.97%) SharePoint
18 60 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 50 (0.78%) Mule
Applications
1 68 (1.06%) Photoshop
2 31 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 15 (0.23%) Fireworks
5 12 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.17%) InVision
7 5 (0.078%) Chatbot
7 5 (0.078%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (0.078%) Simulink
8 4 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.047%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 2 (0.031%) GIMP
10 2 (0.031%) Microsoft Project
11 1 (0.016%) HipChat
11 1 (0.016%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 46 (0.72%) Magento
2 42 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 11 (0.17%) ION MarketView
4 11 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
5 8 (0.12%) Shopify
6 7 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
6 7 (0.11%) Sentinel
7 6 (0.093%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.078%) SAP FI-CA
8 5 (0.078%) SAP PSCD
9 4 (0.062%) Fredhopper
9 4 (0.062%) SAP Hybris
9 4 (0.062%) SAP MM
9 4 (0.062%) SAP R/3
10 3 (0.047%) BusinessWorks
10 3 (0.047%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 3 (0.047%) SDL Web 8
11 2 (0.031%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1,667 (25.95%) Amazon AWS
2 911 (14.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 497 (7.74%) GitHub
4 223 (3.47%) Serverless
5 209 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
6 191 (2.97%) PaaS
7 179 (2.79%) AWS Lambda
8 168 (2.62%) npm
9 160 (2.49%) OpenShift
10 153 (2.38%) Amazon S3
10 153 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
11 137 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
12 121 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
13 111 (1.73%) IaaS
14 106 (1.65%) Slack
15 96 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 92 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
16 92 (1.43%) Heroku
17 91 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 80 (1.25%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 440 (6.85%) HTTP
2 194 (3.02%) TCP/IP
3 163 (2.54%) SSL
4 154 (2.40%) Firewall
5 137 (2.13%) DNS
6 82 (1.28%) Internet
7 54 (0.84%) FTP
8 52 (0.81%) Network Security
9 48 (0.75%) SSH
9 48 (0.75%) VPN
10 47 (0.73%) AMQP
11 33 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
12 32 (0.50%) Kerberos
13 27 (0.42%) HTTPS
14 26 (0.40%) OpenLDAP
14 26 (0.40%) Wireless
15 23 (0.36%) DSL
15 23 (0.36%) SMTP
16 22 (0.34%) Bluetooth
16 22 (0.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 694 (10.80%) SQL Server
2 637 (9.92%) Relational Database
3 598 (9.31%) NoSQL
4 580 (9.03%) MongoDB
5 571 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
6 563 (8.77%) MySQL
7 271 (4.22%) Hadoop
8 255 (3.97%) Big Data
9 225 (3.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 224 (3.49%) RDBMS
11 183 (2.85%) Redis
12 110 (1.71%) HBase
13 107 (1.67%) Couchbase
13 107 (1.67%) Oracle Database
14 89 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
15 88 (1.37%) Apache Hive
16 83 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 80 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
18 60 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 56 (0.87%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2,625 (40.87%) Jenkins
2 1,325 (20.63%) JIRA
3 1,001 (15.58%) Maven
4 798 (12.42%) Subversion
5 751 (11.69%) Selenium
6 634 (9.87%) JUnit
7 582 (9.06%) Cucumber
8 381 (5.93%) TeamCity
9 360 (5.60%) Bitbucket
9 360 (5.60%) gulp
10 356 (5.54%) SonarQube
11 351 (5.46%) Gradle
12 334 (5.20%) Sonatype Nexus
13 294 (4.58%) Visual Studio Team System
14 287 (4.47%) Team Foundation Server
15 278 (4.33%) Mockito
16 260 (4.05%) Visual Studio
17 255 (3.97%) GitLab
18 241 (3.75%) Grunt
19 220 (3.43%) Artifactory
General
1 812 (12.64%) Finance
2 342 (5.32%) Banking
3 242 (3.77%) Retail
4 138 (2.15%) Marketing
5 108 (1.68%) Games
6 98 (1.53%) Front Office
7 83 (1.29%) Investment Banking
8 66 (1.03%) Telecoms
9 60 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 58 (0.90%) Advertising
11 54 (0.84%) Financial Institution
12 53 (0.83%) Electronics
13 49 (0.76%) Back Office
14 40 (0.62%) Publishing
15 29 (0.45%) Automotive
16 23 (0.36%) Legal
17 20 (0.31%) Aerospace
17 20 (0.31%) Law
18 16 (0.25%) Military
19 11 (0.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 3,952 (61.53%) Developer
2 1,101 (17.14%) Java Developer
3 858 (13.36%) DevOps Engineer
4 517 (8.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 391 (6.09%) Senior Developer
6 360 (5.60%) .NET Developer
7 323 (5.03%) JavaScript Developer
8 319 (4.97%) React Developer
9 307 (4.78%) Full Stack Developer
10 244 (3.80%) C# Developer
11 230 (3.58%) Software Engineer
12 219 (3.41%) Angular Developer
13 197 (3.07%) Architect
14 180 (2.80%) AWS Engineer
15 174 (2.71%) Node.js Developer
16 163 (2.54%) AWS DevOps
17 155 (2.41%) Lead Developer
18 152 (2.37%) Agile Developer
19 146 (2.27%) PHP Developer
20 144 (2.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,793 (27.92%) HTML
2 1,724 (26.84%) CSS
3 1,310 (20.40%) REST
4 1,139 (17.73%) AngularJS
5 1,098 (17.09%) Node.js
6 1,055 (16.43%) Spring
7 945 (14.71%) HTML5
8 902 (14.04%) .NET
9 882 (13.73%) Web Services
10 877 (13.65%) RESTful
11 838 (13.05%) React
12 779 (12.13%) JSON
13 610 (9.50%) Spring Boot
14 577 (8.98%) CSS3
15 574 (8.94%) jQuery
16 523 (8.14%) Sass
17 487 (7.58%) SOAP
18 439 (6.83%) XML
19 403 (6.27%) Hibernate
20 390 (6.07%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 482 (7.50%) User Experience
2 344 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
3 339 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 242 (3.77%) Linux Command Line
5 216 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 171 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
7 147 (2.29%) Fintech
8 136 (2.12%) Algorithms
9 135 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
10 115 (1.79%) Data Structures
11 101 (1.57%) Public Cloud
12 70 (1.09%) Virtual Team
13 60 (0.93%) Fixed Income
14 54 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
15 52 (0.81%) iPad
16 47 (0.73%) Data Centre
17 46 (0.72%) Clustering
18 45 (0.70%) Management Information System
19 44 (0.69%) Wiki
20 40 (0.62%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1,814 (28.24%) Linux
2 723 (11.26%) Unix
3 647 (10.07%) Windows
4 303 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 245 (3.81%) Android
6 221 (3.44%) Apple iOS
7 172 (2.68%) CentOS
8 129 (2.01%) Ubuntu
9 118 (1.84%) Windows Server
10 91 (1.42%) VMS
11 87 (1.35%) Mac OS X
12 38 (0.59%) Debian
13 36 (0.56%) CoreOS
14 35 (0.54%) Solaris
15 21 (0.33%) Mac OS
16 15 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (0.22%) AIX
17 14 (0.22%) Fedora
18 12 (0.19%) Windows 7
18 12 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,753 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
2 1,982 (30.86%) TDD
3 1,961 (30.53%) DevOps
4 1,698 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
5 1,510 (23.51%) Test Automation
6 1,451 (22.59%) Scrum
7 1,244 (19.37%) Microservices
8 1,205 (18.76%) BDD
9 795 (12.38%) MVC
10 668 (10.40%) Front End Development
11 662 (10.31%) OO
12 637 (9.92%) Configuration Management
13 619 (9.64%) Open Source
14 614 (9.56%) Software Engineering
15 601 (9.36%) Kanban
16 583 (9.08%) Problem-Solving
17 582 (9.06%) Unit Testing
18 483 (7.52%) Web Development
19 432 (6.73%) Continuous Delivery
20 419 (6.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2,549 (39.69%) Java
2 2,487 (38.72%) JavaScript
3 1,306 (20.33%) Python
4 1,262 (19.65%) SQL
5 937 (14.59%) C#
6 624 (9.72%) Java 8
7 527 (8.20%) Ruby
8 443 (6.90%) Bash Shell
9 396 (6.17%) PHP
9 396 (6.17%) Scala
10 368 (5.73%) Perl
11 354 (5.51%) TypeScript
12 347 (5.40%) ES6
13 260 (4.05%) Groovy
14 244 (3.80%) Go
15 241 (3.75%) Shell Script
16 221 (3.44%) PowerShell
17 188 (2.93%) C++
18 141 (2.20%) C
19 121 (1.88%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 622 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 497 (7.74%) SC Cleared
3 352 (5.48%) Degree
4 119 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 102 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 56 (0.87%) DV Cleared
7 51 (0.79%) AWS Certification
8 47 (0.73%) RHCE
9 40 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 35 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
11 31 (0.48%) ISTQB
12 30 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
13 27 (0.42%) CCNP
14 20 (0.31%) Master's Degree
15 19 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (0.25%) DBS Check
16 16 (0.25%) ISEB
17 13 (0.20%) MCSE
18 10 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
18 10 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 342 (5.32%) QA
2 57 (0.89%) WCAG
3 19 (0.30%) PMO
4 18 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 14 (0.22%) GDPR
6 12 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
6 12 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.16%) MiFID
7 10 (0.16%) PSD2
8 7 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.078%) MISRA
9 5 (0.078%) MISRA C
9 5 (0.078%) SLA
10 4 (0.062%) EMIR
11 3 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.031%) HL7
12 2 (0.031%) ISO 13485
12 2 (0.031%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.016%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.016%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 1,613 (25.11%) Docker
2 143 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (1.15%) HDFS
4 69 (1.07%) vSphere
5 67 (1.04%) Active Directory
6 57 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
7 47 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 28 (0.44%) etcd
8 28 (0.44%) flannel
9 22 (0.34%) VirtualBox
10 21 (0.33%) Ceph
10 21 (0.33%) SkyDNS
11 20 (0.31%) GlusterFS
12 18 (0.28%) Firmware
12 18 (0.28%) Hyper-V
12 18 (0.28%) KVM
13 17 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
14 14 (0.22%) vCloud
15 12 (0.19%) Squid
15 12 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1,098 (17.09%) Ansible
2 759 (11.82%) Puppet
3 727 (11.32%) Kubernetes
4 494 (7.69%) Terraform
5 426 (6.63%) Opscode Chef
6 189 (2.94%) Kibana
7 135 (2.10%) Grafana
8 108 (1.68%) Docker Swarm
9 100 (1.56%) Nagios
10 98 (1.53%) logstash
11 89 (1.39%) ZABBIX
12 81 (1.26%) Prometheus
13 71 (1.11%) Packer
14 59 (0.92%) Graphite
14 59 (0.92%) Mesos
14 59 (0.92%) Salt
15 55 (0.86%) Consul
15 55 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
16 50 (0.78%) HAProxy
17 40 (0.62%) Rancher
Vendors
1 531 (8.27%) Oracle
2 521 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 325 (5.06%) Red Hat
4 324 (5.04%) Google
5 223 (3.47%) VMware
6 217 (3.38%) Splunk
7 200 (3.11%) Atlassian
8 125 (1.95%) Adobe
9 115 (1.79%) IBM
10 85 (1.32%) MuleSoft
11 79 (1.23%) SAP
12 73 (1.14%) AppDynamics
13 69 (1.07%) Cisco
14 66 (1.03%) New Relic
15 61 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
16 50 (0.78%) Qualys
17 48 (0.75%) Sitecore
18 46 (0.72%) SaltStack
19 44 (0.69%) hybris
20 43 (0.67%) webMethods