Period
to 2 April 2020

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 2 April 2020 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
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 26 31
Rank change year-on-year -14 +5 +8
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 2,845 5,899 5,872
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 5.11% 6.69% 6.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.11% 31.72% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,934 4,100 4,237
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £338 £350 £335
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 39 47
Median hourly rate £42.00 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +11.11% +9.76%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90th Percentile £78.75 £56.50 £70.25
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -3.41% -2.22% +9.76%

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 9,773 18,600 18,069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.55% 21.11% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,437 12,697 12,655
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £332 £338 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £488 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +1.56% +1.05% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 255 206
Median hourly rate £42.13 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.03% -4.44% +9.76%
10th Percentile £18.25 £22.65 £29.50
90th Percentile £63.75 £55.00 £67.25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +9.76%

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 2 April 2020.

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 2 April 2020.

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 2 April 2020. 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 1,462 £538 +2.38% 446
North of England -12 413 £463 +2.78% 284
South East -19 377 £463 -1.86% 238
South West -11 244 £438 -7.89% 109
Yorkshire +2 228 £525 +10.53% 94
Midlands -14 194 £450 - 151
West Midlands -4 153 £475 +2.70% 92
East of England -10 133 £450 -2.70% 87
North West -37 126 £428 -4.89% 147
North East -7 64 £403 -10.56% 43
East Midlands -36 40 £363 -19.44% 59
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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 1,652 (58.07%) Agile Software Development
2 1,051 (36.94%) Jenkins
3 1,021 (35.89%) Java
4 1,016 (35.71%) DevOps
5 974 (34.24%) JavaScript
6 780 (27.42%) Python
7 751 (26.40%) Continuous Integration
8 733 (25.76%) AWS
9 732 (25.73%) Linux
10 719 (25.27%) CSS
11 708 (24.89%) HTML
12 702 (24.67%) Docker
13 700 (24.60%) Scrum
14 687 (24.15%) Azure
15 659 (23.16%) SQL
16 652 (22.92%) TDD
17 616 (21.65%) JIRA
18 578 (20.32%) Test Automation
19 533 (18.73%) Microservices
20 488 (17.15%) Kubernetes
21 481 (16.91%) C#
22 475 (16.70%) .NET
23 471 (16.56%) Web Services
24 458 (16.10%) Ansible
25 438 (15.40%) AngularJS
25 438 (15.40%) Node.js
26 430 (15.11%) Spring
27 425 (14.94%) RESTful
28 416 (14.62%) Security Cleared
29 411 (14.45%) Terraform

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
1 282 (9.91%) Confluence
2 134 (4.71%) Apache
3 121 (4.25%) Apache Spark
4 114 (4.01%) Elasticsearch
5 92 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 67 (2.36%) WebLogic
7 59 (2.07%) CMS
7 59 (2.07%) nginx
8 38 (1.34%) SAS
9 37 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 32 (1.12%) JBoss
11 31 (1.09%) Drupal
11 31 (1.09%) WebSphere
12 29 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
13 23 (0.81%) Jupyter
14 20 (0.70%) OpenStack
15 17 (0.60%) SharePoint
15 17 (0.60%) Umbraco
16 15 (0.53%) IIS
16 15 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 16 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 15 (0.53%) Sketch
5 6 (0.21%) Stata
5 6 (0.21%) Zeplin
6 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.11%) GIMP
8 2 (0.070%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.035%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.035%) Figma
9 1 (0.035%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.035%) InVision
9 1 (0.035%) Marvel
9 1 (0.035%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.035%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 23 (0.81%) Magento
2 21 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
3 15 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.35%) Shopify
6 6 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.14%) FINCAD Analytics
8 4 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.11%) R3 Corda
9 3 (0.11%) SAP FI-CA
9 3 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
9 3 (0.11%) SAP PSCD
10 2 (0.070%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.070%) ResourceLink
11 1 (0.035%) Actimize
11 1 (0.035%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 733 (25.76%) AWS
2 687 (24.15%) Azure
3 333 (11.70%) GitHub
4 194 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
5 185 (6.50%) Serverless
6 148 (5.20%) GCP
7 128 (4.50%) PaaS
8 126 (4.43%) Amazon S3
9 115 (4.04%) AWS Lambda
10 95 (3.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 89 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
12 75 (2.64%) OpenShift
13 71 (2.50%) Power Platform
14 66 (2.32%) npm
15 61 (2.14%) SaaS
16 54 (1.90%) IaaS
17 42 (1.48%) Amazon EMR
18 39 (1.37%) Slack
19 38 (1.34%) Amazon Kinesis
20 37 (1.30%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 170 (5.98%) HTTP
2 134 (4.71%) TCP/IP
3 77 (2.71%) DNS
4 65 (2.28%) SSL
5 39 (1.37%) Ethernet
6 31 (1.09%) Firewall
7 27 (0.95%) VPN
8 26 (0.91%) DHCP
9 23 (0.81%) DSL
10 22 (0.77%) Network Security
11 21 (0.74%) Kerberos
12 19 (0.67%) IPv4
13 15 (0.53%) BGP
13 15 (0.53%) FTP
13 15 (0.53%) Internet
13 15 (0.53%) SSH
14 14 (0.49%) HTTPS
14 14 (0.49%) SNMP
15 13 (0.46%) Broadband
15 13 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 237 (8.33%) MySQL
3 232 (8.15%) PostgreSQL
4 209 (7.35%) NoSQL
5 169 (5.94%) Relational Database
6 160 (5.62%) MongoDB
7 130 (4.57%) Big Data
8 98 (3.44%) Amazon RDS
9 96 (3.37%) Hadoop
10 93 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
11 82 (2.88%) Redis
12 68 (2.39%) RDBMS
13 67 (2.36%) Power BI
14 60 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 52 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
16 51 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
16 51 (1.79%) Oracle Database
17 45 (1.58%) Apache Hive
18 43 (1.51%) Pentaho
19 42 (1.48%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 1,051 (36.94%) Jenkins
2 616 (21.65%) JIRA
3 338 (11.88%) Maven
4 273 (9.60%) JUnit
5 230 (8.08%) Bitbucket
6 214 (7.52%) Subversion
7 187 (6.57%) Selenium
8 164 (5.76%) Cucumber
9 161 (5.66%) Gradle
10 160 (5.62%) GitLab
11 139 (4.89%) Visual Studio
12 135 (4.75%) SonarQube
13 129 (4.53%) TeamCity
14 126 (4.43%) Sonatype Nexus
15 125 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
16 124 (4.36%) Mockito
17 111 (3.90%) Visual Studio Team System
18 92 (3.23%) Artifactory
19 83 (2.92%) gulp
20 82 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 358 (12.58%) Finance
2 200 (7.03%) Public Sector
3 165 (5.80%) Banking
4 64 (2.25%) Retail
5 53 (1.86%) Marketing
6 46 (1.62%) Front Office
7 40 (1.41%) Investment Banking
8 32 (1.12%) Aerospace
9 31 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 31 (1.09%) Military
10 23 (0.81%) Law
10 23 (0.81%) Telecoms
11 22 (0.77%) Financial Institution
12 20 (0.70%) Electronics
12 20 (0.70%) Legal
13 15 (0.53%) Back Office
14 14 (0.49%) Games
15 13 (0.46%) Automotive
16 11 (0.39%) Publishing
17 8 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,603 (56.34%) Developer
2 370 (13.01%) Java Developer
3 342 (12.02%) DevOps Engineer
4 185 (6.50%) .NET Developer
5 171 (6.01%) Senior Developer
6 164 (5.76%) React Developer
7 144 (5.06%) C# Developer
8 134 (4.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 123 (4.32%) Full Stack Developer
10 114 (4.01%) Software Engineer
11 101 (3.55%) JavaScript Developer
11 101 (3.55%) Software Developer
12 100 (3.51%) Data Engineer
13 94 (3.30%) Angular Developer
13 94 (3.30%) Architect
14 92 (3.23%) Python Developer
15 88 (3.09%) AWS Engineer
16 75 (2.64%) Azure Developer
16 75 (2.64%) C# .NET Developer
17 65 (2.28%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 719 (25.27%) CSS
2 708 (24.89%) HTML
3 475 (16.70%) .NET
4 471 (16.56%) Web Services
5 438 (15.40%) AngularJS
5 438 (15.40%) Node.js
6 430 (15.11%) Spring
7 425 (14.94%) RESTful
8 396 (13.92%) REST
9 366 (12.86%) React
10 322 (11.32%) HTML5
11 279 (9.81%) JSON
12 213 (7.49%) SOAP
12 213 (7.49%) XML
13 212 (7.45%) Spring Boot
14 199 (6.99%) CSS3
15 181 (6.36%) Sass
16 178 (6.26%) Kafka
17 150 (5.27%) jQuery
18 149 (5.24%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 219 (7.70%) User Experience
2 168 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 123 (4.32%) Mobile App
4 81 (2.85%) Cloud Native
5 76 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
6 75 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
7 70 (2.46%) Linux Command Line
8 56 (1.97%) Data Centre
9 55 (1.93%) Data Structures
10 52 (1.83%) Algorithms
11 40 (1.41%) Management Information System
12 38 (1.34%) Virtual Team
13 37 (1.30%) Public Cloud
14 35 (1.23%) Hedge funds
15 30 (1.05%) Fixed Income
15 30 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 24 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
17 20 (0.70%) Clustering
18 19 (0.67%) Derivative
18 19 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 732 (25.73%) Linux
2 269 (9.46%) Windows
3 264 (9.28%) Unix
4 142 (4.99%) Android
5 108 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 84 (2.95%) Apple iOS
7 74 (2.60%) CentOS
8 54 (1.90%) Ubuntu
9 41 (1.44%) Windows Server
10 30 (1.05%) Mac OS X
11 23 (0.81%) Debian
11 23 (0.81%) Mac OS
12 19 (0.67%) CoreOS
13 8 (0.28%) AIX
13 8 (0.28%) Windows Server 2016
14 7 (0.25%) Solaris
15 6 (0.21%) SUSE
15 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
16 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,652 (58.07%) Agile Software Development
2 1,016 (35.71%) DevOps
3 751 (26.40%) Continuous Integration
4 700 (24.60%) Scrum
5 652 (22.92%) TDD
6 578 (20.32%) Test Automation
7 533 (18.73%) Microservices
8 357 (12.55%) Software Engineering
9 328 (11.53%) BDD
10 309 (10.86%) Open Source
11 255 (8.96%) Kanban
12 228 (8.01%) Front End Development
12 228 (8.01%) MVC
13 211 (7.42%) Configuration Management
14 206 (7.24%) Problem-Solving
15 200 (7.03%) Infrastructure as Code
16 196 (6.89%) Unit Testing
17 190 (6.68%) Analytics
18 179 (6.29%) SDLC
19 173 (6.08%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,021 (35.89%) Java
2 974 (34.24%) JavaScript
3 780 (27.42%) Python
4 659 (23.16%) SQL
5 481 (16.91%) C#
6 276 (9.70%) Bash Shell
7 206 (7.24%) TypeScript
8 204 (7.17%) PowerShell
9 171 (6.01%) Java 8
10 166 (5.83%) Ruby
11 153 (5.38%) C++
12 143 (5.03%) PHP
13 131 (4.60%) ES6
14 113 (3.97%) Scala
15 110 (3.87%) C
16 99 (3.48%) Shell Script
17 97 (3.41%) Go
18 93 (3.27%) PL/SQL
19 77 (2.71%) Kotlin
19 77 (2.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 416 (14.62%) Security Cleared
2 333 (11.70%) SC Cleared
3 208 (7.31%) Degree
4 51 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 43 (1.51%) DV Cleared
6 34 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
7 28 (0.98%) Master's Degree
8 25 (0.88%) AWS Certification
9 22 (0.77%) ISTQB
9 22 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
10 21 (0.74%) PhD
11 16 (0.56%) BC Cleared
11 16 (0.56%) DBS Check
12 14 (0.49%) ISEB
13 13 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (0.32%) CCIE
15 8 (0.28%) CCIE Service Provider
16 7 (0.25%) MCSE
16 7 (0.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (5.73%) QA
2 49 (1.72%) WCAG
3 11 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.39%) GDPR
4 10 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.25%) SLA
6 5 (0.18%) NCSC
7 4 (0.14%) NIST
8 2 (0.070%) ISO 20022
8 2 (0.070%) JTAG
9 1 (0.035%) HL7
9 1 (0.035%) IFRS
9 1 (0.035%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.035%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.035%) PMO
9 1 (0.035%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 702 (24.67%) Docker
2 68 (2.39%) Active Directory
3 49 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (1.58%) Virtual Machines
5 40 (1.41%) Postfix
6 22 (0.77%) vSphere
7 21 (0.74%) HDFS
8 17 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (0.49%) Hyper-V
10 10 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.21%) RACF
11 6 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.21%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.18%) GridGain
13 4 (0.14%) LXC
13 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 4 (0.14%) VMware NSX
14 3 (0.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 488 (17.15%) Kubernetes
2 458 (16.10%) Ansible
3 411 (14.45%) Terraform
4 230 (8.08%) Puppet
5 169 (5.94%) Opscode Chef
6 80 (2.81%) Packer
7 54 (1.90%) Kibana
8 52 (1.83%) Grafana
9 47 (1.65%) Prometheus
10 37 (1.30%) Salt
11 31 (1.09%) Consul
12 27 (0.95%) Hadoop YARN
13 25 (0.88%) Istio
14 22 (0.77%) Docker Swarm
15 20 (0.70%) vCenter Server
16 16 (0.56%) logstash
17 15 (0.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
17 15 (0.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
18 12 (0.42%) vRealize
18 12 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 351 (12.34%) Microsoft
2 250 (8.79%) Oracle
3 161 (5.66%) Google
4 86 (3.02%) Red Hat
5 79 (2.78%) Atlassian
6 77 (2.71%) Tableau
7 74 (2.60%) VMware
8 70 (2.46%) SAP
9 59 (2.07%) Splunk
10 41 (1.44%) Cloudera
10 41 (1.44%) IBM
11 37 (1.30%) Cisco
12 35 (1.23%) Hortonworks
13 34 (1.20%) TIBCO
14 33 (1.16%) Adobe
15 29 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
16 27 (0.95%) Databricks
17 26 (0.91%) Informatica
18 24 (0.84%) Apple
19 23 (0.81%) MuleSoft