Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 35 48
Rank change year-on-year +6 +13 +31
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 5,899 4,565 3,931
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.44% 5.41% 4.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.41% 30.89% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,017 3,161 2,732
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 47 26
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £31.40 £18.50
90th Percentile £70.13 £50.75 £47.85
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -

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 18,202 14,780 14,812
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.89% 17.51% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,522 10,042 10,156
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £320 £305 £300
90th Percentile £613 £594 £575
UK median daily rate £465 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +9.41% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 299 291
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +14.11%
10th Percentile £26.50 £28.05 £28.00
90th Percentile £66.58 £55.00 £52.25
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +10 3,118 £505 +6.32% 658
South East 0 961 £450 +5.88% 373
North of England +3 887 £425 +5.79% 433
Midlands +1 457 £425 - 177
Yorkshire -1 432 £425 +6.25% 156
North West +3 370 £425 +6.25% 236
West Midlands +10 263 £459 -3.37% 108
South West +22 262 £450 +12.50% 163
East of England -10 206 £450 - 105
East Midlands -4 192 £413 +3.13% 68
North East -3 96 £425 +5.27% 41
South Coast - 2 - -
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 3,409 (57.79%) Agile Software Development
2 2,514 (42.62%) Jenkins
3 2,362 (40.04%) JavaScript
4 2,358 (39.97%) Java
5 1,871 (31.72%) Linux
6 1,870 (31.70%) TDD
7 1,785 (30.26%) DevOps
8 1,778 (30.14%) HTML
9 1,676 (28.41%) CSS
10 1,654 (28.04%) Continuous Integration
11 1,411 (23.92%) Amazon AWS
12 1,407 (23.85%) Python
13 1,315 (22.29%) Docker
14 1,290 (21.87%) Scrum
15 1,190 (20.17%) Test Automation
16 1,176 (19.94%) JIRA
17 1,103 (18.70%) AngularJS
18 1,083 (18.36%) REST
19 1,041 (17.65%) Node.js
20 1,033 (17.51%) BDD
21 1,022 (17.32%) Web Services
22 1,018 (17.26%) SQL
23 1,016 (17.22%) Microservices
24 942 (15.97%) HTML5
25 890 (15.09%) Spring
26 869 (14.73%) Finance
27 859 (14.56%) Ansible
28 833 (14.12%) RESTful
29 816 (13.83%) React
30 807 (13.68%) 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
1 600 (10.17%) Confluence
2 386 (6.54%) Apache
3 277 (4.70%) Elasticsearch
4 275 (4.66%) Tomcat
5 235 (3.98%) nginx
6 216 (3.66%) Apache Spark
7 149 (2.53%) CMS
8 147 (2.49%) WebSphere
9 129 (2.19%) JBoss
10 99 (1.68%) Cloud Foundry
10 99 (1.68%) WebLogic
11 96 (1.63%) OpenStack
12 83 (1.41%) WordPress
13 77 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 72 (1.22%) IIS
15 71 (1.20%) Drupal
16 51 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 51 (0.86%) Jetty
17 43 (0.73%) WildFly
18 42 (0.71%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 54 (0.92%) Photoshop
2 22 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.15%) GIMP
6 7 (0.12%) InVision
7 5 (0.085%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.085%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (0.068%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.068%) HipChat
8 4 (0.068%) Simulink
9 2 (0.034%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.017%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.017%) SPSS
10 1 (0.017%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 54 (0.92%) Magento
2 13 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (0.19%) Endur
4 6 (0.10%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 6 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.068%) Distributed Ledger
5 4 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.068%) HiPortfolio
5 4 (0.068%) R3 Corda
6 3 (0.051%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.051%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.034%) Shopify
8 1 (0.017%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.017%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.017%) iTrent
8 1 (0.017%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.017%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.017%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.017%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.017%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1,411 (23.92%) Amazon AWS
2 779 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 466 (7.90%) GitHub
4 268 (4.54%) npm
5 215 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
6 207 (3.51%) PaaS
7 195 (3.31%) Serverless
8 147 (2.49%) IaaS
9 136 (2.31%) Amazon S3
10 132 (2.24%) OpenShift
11 131 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
12 130 (2.20%) AWS CloudFormation
13 127 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
14 114 (1.93%) Google Cloud Platform
15 95 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 87 (1.47%) Slack
17 83 (1.41%) Heroku
17 83 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 80 (1.36%) SaaS
19 75 (1.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 367 (6.22%) HTTP
2 254 (4.31%) TCP/IP
3 193 (3.27%) Firewall
4 185 (3.14%) SSL
5 161 (2.73%) DNS
6 86 (1.46%) Internet
7 71 (1.20%) FTP
8 53 (0.90%) Kerberos
9 49 (0.83%) SMS
10 45 (0.76%) SSH
11 38 (0.64%) VPN
12 35 (0.59%) DSL
13 32 (0.54%) SMTP
14 28 (0.47%) DHCP
15 27 (0.46%) AMQP
16 23 (0.39%) Network Security
17 21 (0.36%) Reverse Proxy
18 19 (0.32%) Bluetooth
19 18 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
20 16 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 702 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
2 663 (11.24%) MySQL
3 595 (10.09%) MongoDB
4 581 (9.85%) Relational Database
5 539 (9.14%) SQL Server
6 528 (8.95%) NoSQL
7 295 (5.00%) Hadoop
8 282 (4.78%) Big Data
9 222 (3.76%) Redis
10 187 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 174 (2.95%) RDBMS
12 110 (1.86%) HBase
13 99 (1.68%) Oracle Database
14 92 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
15 89 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
16 86 (1.46%) Apache Hive
17 62 (1.05%) Cosmos DB
18 59 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 53 (0.90%) DB2
20 47 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2,514 (42.62%) Jenkins
2 1,176 (19.94%) JIRA
3 733 (12.43%) Maven
4 701 (11.88%) Subversion
5 511 (8.66%) JUnit
6 494 (8.37%) Cucumber
7 465 (7.88%) Selenium
8 380 (6.44%) TeamCity
9 329 (5.58%) Sonatype Nexus
10 325 (5.51%) Gradle
11 308 (5.22%) gulp
12 284 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
13 275 (4.66%) webpack
14 263 (4.46%) Grunt
15 262 (4.44%) Visual Studio
16 259 (4.39%) Artifactory
17 258 (4.37%) Mockito
18 246 (4.17%) SonarQube
19 227 (3.85%) GitLab
20 222 (3.76%) Bitbucket
General
1 869 (14.73%) Finance
2 382 (6.48%) Banking
3 227 (3.85%) Retail
4 98 (1.66%) Marketing
5 79 (1.34%) Investment Banking
6 75 (1.27%) Games
7 69 (1.17%) Front Office
8 62 (1.05%) Telecoms
9 39 (0.66%) Back Office
10 38 (0.64%) Advertising
11 36 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 30 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 29 (0.49%) Electronics
14 28 (0.47%) Legal
15 27 (0.46%) Publishing
16 22 (0.37%) Automotive
17 19 (0.32%) Law
18 17 (0.29%) Retail Banking
19 14 (0.24%) Aerospace
20 11 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3,604 (61.10%) Developer
2 979 (16.60%) Java Developer
3 880 (14.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 440 (7.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 440 (7.46%) Senior Developer
5 313 (5.31%) JavaScript Developer
6 306 (5.19%) React Developer
7 297 (5.03%) .NET Developer
8 267 (4.53%) Full Stack Developer
9 252 (4.27%) Python Developer
10 248 (4.20%) AWS Engineer
11 240 (4.07%) AWS DevOps
12 228 (3.87%) C# Developer
13 213 (3.61%) Node.js Developer
14 203 (3.44%) Angular Developer
15 200 (3.39%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 188 (3.19%) Software Engineer
17 187 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
18 160 (2.71%) Architect
19 156 (2.64%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,778 (30.14%) HTML
2 1,676 (28.41%) CSS
3 1,103 (18.70%) AngularJS
4 1,083 (18.36%) REST
5 1,041 (17.65%) Node.js
6 1,022 (17.32%) Web Services
7 942 (15.97%) HTML5
8 890 (15.09%) Spring
9 833 (14.12%) RESTful
10 816 (13.83%) React
11 756 (12.82%) .NET
12 678 (11.49%) CSS3
13 656 (11.12%) JSON
14 571 (9.68%) jQuery
15 464 (7.87%) Sass
15 464 (7.87%) XML
16 455 (7.71%) SOAP
17 378 (6.41%) ASP.NET
18 366 (6.20%) Hibernate
19 360 (6.10%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 466 (7.90%) User Experience
2 349 (5.92%) Greenfield Project
3 311 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
4 231 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
5 222 (3.76%) Mobile App
6 210 (3.56%) Computer Science
7 200 (3.39%) Fintech
8 189 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
9 150 (2.54%) Algorithms
10 96 (1.63%) Data Structures
11 71 (1.20%) Virtual Team
12 70 (1.19%) iPad
13 67 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
14 59 (1.00%) Public Cloud
15 53 (0.90%) Clustering
16 45 (0.76%) Wiki
17 43 (0.73%) Derivative
18 42 (0.71%) Cloud Native
19 41 (0.70%) Equities
20 40 (0.68%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1,871 (31.72%) Linux
2 643 (10.90%) Unix
3 494 (8.37%) Windows
4 281 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 280 (4.75%) Android
6 235 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 232 (3.93%) CentOS
8 127 (2.15%) Ubuntu
9 118 (2.00%) Mac OS X
10 77 (1.31%) Windows Server
11 43 (0.73%) CoreOS
12 34 (0.58%) Debian
13 31 (0.53%) VMS
14 25 (0.42%) Solaris
15 22 (0.37%) Mac OS
15 22 (0.37%) Windows 7
16 17 (0.29%) Windows 10
17 13 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
18 9 (0.15%) HPUX
19 8 (0.14%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,409 (57.79%) Agile Software Development
2 1,870 (31.70%) TDD
3 1,785 (30.26%) DevOps
4 1,654 (28.04%) Continuous Integration
5 1,290 (21.87%) Scrum
6 1,190 (20.17%) Test Automation
7 1,033 (17.51%) BDD
8 1,016 (17.22%) Microservices
9 762 (12.92%) MVC
10 703 (11.92%) Configuration Management
11 670 (11.36%) OO
12 631 (10.70%) Open Source
13 610 (10.34%) Front End Development
14 589 (9.98%) Software Engineering
15 529 (8.97%) Kanban
15 529 (8.97%) Unit Testing
16 521 (8.83%) Web Development
17 489 (8.29%) Problem-Solving
18 466 (7.90%) Continuous Delivery
19 457 (7.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2,362 (40.04%) JavaScript
2 2,358 (39.97%) Java
3 1,407 (23.85%) Python
4 1,018 (17.26%) SQL
5 781 (13.24%) C#
6 620 (10.51%) Bash Shell
7 614 (10.41%) Ruby
8 483 (8.19%) Java 8
9 381 (6.46%) PHP
10 338 (5.73%) Scala
11 323 (5.48%) Perl
12 301 (5.10%) ES6
13 265 (4.49%) TypeScript
14 257 (4.36%) PowerShell
15 235 (3.98%) Shell Script
16 229 (3.88%) Groovy
17 180 (3.05%) C++
17 180 (3.05%) Go
18 129 (2.19%) C
19 102 (1.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 526 (8.92%) Security Cleared
2 432 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 343 (5.81%) Degree
4 111 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 63 (1.07%) BPSS Clearance
6 60 (1.02%) AWS Certification
7 34 (0.58%) Master's Degree
8 32 (0.54%) ISTQB
9 21 (0.36%) DV Cleared
10 16 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
11 12 (0.20%) ISEB
11 12 (0.20%) PhD
12 10 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (0.15%) CCNP
14 8 (0.14%) BC Cleared
14 8 (0.14%) TOGAF Certification
15 7 (0.12%) CCNA
15 7 (0.12%) DBS Check
15 7 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 281 (4.76%) QA
2 53 (0.90%) GCP
3 32 (0.54%) GDPR
4 31 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 28 (0.47%) SLA
6 24 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
7 23 (0.39%) WCAG
8 19 (0.32%) PMO
9 18 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 12 (0.20%) MiFID
11 9 (0.15%) PCI DSS
12 8 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
12 8 (0.14%) EMIR
12 8 (0.14%) ISO 9001
12 8 (0.14%) WAI
13 5 (0.085%) TickIT
14 4 (0.068%) MISRA
14 4 (0.068%) PSD2
15 3 (0.051%) ISO 13485
15 3 (0.051%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1,315 (22.29%) Docker
2 116 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (1.36%) Active Directory
4 76 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 75 (1.27%) HDFS
6 61 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
7 42 (0.71%) vSphere
8 28 (0.47%) Xen
9 23 (0.39%) VirtualBox
10 22 (0.37%) etcd
10 22 (0.37%) flannel
10 22 (0.37%) vCloud
11 17 (0.29%) Apache Flume
12 13 (0.22%) KVM
13 12 (0.20%) Squid
14 11 (0.19%) Hyper-V
15 10 (0.17%) LXC
16 9 (0.15%) Ceph
16 9 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
17 7 (0.12%) NFS
Systems Management
1 859 (14.56%) Ansible
2 807 (13.68%) Puppet
3 505 (8.56%) Terraform
4 479 (8.12%) Kubernetes
5 431 (7.31%) Opscode Chef
6 129 (2.19%) Kibana
7 119 (2.02%) logstash
8 111 (1.88%) Grafana
9 101 (1.71%) Salt
10 89 (1.51%) HAProxy
11 88 (1.49%) Consul
12 82 (1.39%) Nagios
13 70 (1.19%) Hadoop YARN
14 69 (1.17%) ZABBIX
15 68 (1.15%) Prometheus
16 67 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
17 66 (1.12%) Mesos
18 63 (1.07%) Packer
19 36 (0.61%) Rancher
20 29 (0.49%) rkt
Vendors
1 527 (8.93%) Oracle
2 413 (7.00%) Microsoft
3 282 (4.78%) Red Hat
4 188 (3.19%) Google
5 162 (2.75%) VMware
6 151 (2.56%) IBM
7 143 (2.42%) Atlassian
8 137 (2.32%) Splunk
9 92 (1.56%) Adobe
10 89 (1.51%) Hortonworks
11 81 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
12 67 (1.14%) New Relic
13 62 (1.05%) Perforce
14 60 (1.02%) Sitecore
15 55 (0.93%) SaltStack
16 50 (0.85%) MuleSoft
17 45 (0.76%) hybris
18 43 (0.73%) Sybase
19 41 (0.70%) AppDynamics
19 41 (0.70%) Cloudera