Period
to 28 January 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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 27 32
Rank change year-on-year -16 +5 +9
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 3,304 6,127 5,542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 5.05% 6.77% 6.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.31% 31.34% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,229 4,176 4,027
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £345 £350 £336
90th Percentile £650 £630 £613
UK median daily rate £493 £496 £475
% change year-on-year -0.71% +4.42% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 34 38
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -9.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £34.00 £35.00 £35.88
90th Percentile £65.50 £53.75 £66.28
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £40.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% -9.44% +11.80%

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 11,271 19,553 16,982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.22% 21.61% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,557 13,454 11,971
England median daily rate £475 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% +9.45%
10th Percentile £325 £331 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £455
% change year-on-year - +4.40% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 237 223
England median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.35% -4.49% +9.20%
10th Percentile £16.50 £31.55 £29.00
90th Percentile £75.25 £55.00 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £44.12
% change year-on-year -1.16% -2.53% +7.60%

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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 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 -7 1,707 £525 - 576
North of England -14 442 £430 -4.44% 394
South East -18 433 £450 -5.26% 338
South West -11 291 £433 -3.89% 149
Midlands -10 240 £461 +2.50% 211
Yorkshire -1 203 £475 +5.56% 148
West Midlands -4 181 £475 +5.56% 110
East of England -1 177 £450 - 154
North West -23 173 £434 +2.12% 188
North East -4 71 £400 -17.74% 58
East Midlands -26 58 £325 -19.75% 101
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1,906 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1,208 (36.56%) Jenkins
3 1,174 (35.53%) JavaScript
4 1,121 (33.93%) DevOps
5 1,118 (33.84%) Java
6 919 (27.81%) HTML
7 917 (27.75%) CSS
8 888 (26.88%) Python
9 858 (25.97%) Linux
10 852 (25.79%) Scrum
11 833 (25.21%) AWS
12 829 (25.09%) TDD
13 822 (24.88%) Docker
14 767 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
15 752 (22.76%) SQL
16 746 (22.58%) JIRA
17 728 (22.03%) Azure
18 655 (19.82%) Test Automation
19 618 (18.70%) Microservices
20 599 (18.13%) C#
21 578 (17.49%) AngularJS
22 549 (16.62%) Web Services
23 544 (16.46%) .NET
24 504 (15.25%) Spring
25 498 (15.07%) Node.js
26 488 (14.77%) Kubernetes
27 487 (14.74%) RESTful
28 481 (14.56%) REST
29 464 (14.04%) React
30 453 (13.71%) Ansible

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
1 336 (10.17%) Confluence
2 167 (5.05%) Apache
3 149 (4.51%) Apache Spark
4 127 (3.84%) Elasticsearch
5 98 (2.97%) Tomcat
6 79 (2.39%) nginx
7 74 (2.24%) CMS
8 69 (2.09%) WebLogic
9 50 (1.51%) JBoss
10 40 (1.21%) Drupal
11 36 (1.09%) WebSphere
12 35 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 33 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
14 29 (0.88%) IIS
15 28 (0.85%) SharePoint
16 27 (0.82%) Jupyter
16 27 (0.82%) OpenStack
17 20 (0.61%) Mule
17 20 (0.61%) Umbraco
18 16 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (1.09%) Photoshop
2 30 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (0.54%) Sketch
5 12 (0.36%) Zeplin
6 11 (0.33%) GIMP
7 10 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (0.21%) Figma
8 7 (0.21%) InVision
9 6 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
9 6 (0.18%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.18%) Stata
10 4 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.061%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.061%) Marvel
12 1 (0.030%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.030%) Camtasia
12 1 (0.030%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.030%) Simulink
12 1 (0.030%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 29 (0.88%) Magento
2 21 (0.64%) BusinessWorks
3 14 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.27%) FINCAD Analytics
6 8 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.18%) Shopify
8 5 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.12%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.091%) R3 Corda
10 3 (0.091%) SAP FI-CA
10 3 (0.091%) SAP Hybris
10 3 (0.091%) SAP PSCD
10 3 (0.091%) Visualfiles
11 2 (0.061%) Adobe Campaign
11 2 (0.061%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.061%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 833 (25.21%) AWS
2 728 (22.03%) Azure
3 369 (11.17%) GitHub
4 202 (6.11%) Serverless
5 198 (5.99%) Amazon EC2
6 138 (4.18%) GCP
7 134 (4.06%) Amazon S3
8 132 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
9 125 (3.78%) Amazon SQS
10 114 (3.45%) PaaS
11 102 (3.09%) AWS CloudFormation
12 94 (2.85%) npm
13 87 (2.63%) OpenShift
14 64 (1.94%) Power Platform
15 56 (1.69%) SaaS
16 53 (1.60%) CloudFront
17 51 (1.54%) IaaS
18 46 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 43 (1.30%) Datadog
20 38 (1.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 184 (5.57%) HTTP
2 128 (3.87%) TCP/IP
3 85 (2.57%) SSL
4 79 (2.39%) DNS
5 38 (1.15%) VPN
6 36 (1.09%) Ethernet
6 36 (1.09%) Kerberos
7 30 (0.91%) Internet
8 29 (0.88%) Firewall
9 23 (0.70%) DHCP
9 23 (0.70%) DSL
10 21 (0.64%) Network Security
11 19 (0.58%) FTP
12 18 (0.54%) SSH
13 14 (0.42%) HTTPS
13 14 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (0.33%) IPv4
15 8 (0.24%) IPv6
15 8 (0.24%) SMTP
16 7 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 363 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 297 (8.99%) MySQL
3 265 (8.02%) PostgreSQL
4 227 (6.87%) NoSQL
5 207 (6.27%) Relational Database
6 193 (5.84%) MongoDB
7 142 (4.30%) Amazon RDS
8 135 (4.09%) Big Data
9 122 (3.69%) Hadoop
10 77 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
11 75 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 72 (2.18%) RDBMS
13 70 (2.12%) Redis
14 60 (1.82%) Power BI
15 51 (1.54%) Apache Hive
15 51 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
16 50 (1.51%) Oracle Database
17 47 (1.42%) Amazon Redshift
18 43 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 42 (1.27%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1,208 (36.56%) Jenkins
2 746 (22.58%) JIRA
3 376 (11.38%) Maven
4 291 (8.81%) JUnit
5 246 (7.45%) Subversion
6 236 (7.14%) Selenium
7 223 (6.75%) Bitbucket
8 187 (5.66%) TeamCity
9 182 (5.51%) Cucumber
10 173 (5.24%) Visual Studio Team System
11 170 (5.15%) SonarQube
12 165 (4.99%) Mockito
13 161 (4.87%) Sonatype Nexus
14 160 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
15 157 (4.75%) Gradle
16 139 (4.21%) Visual Studio
17 131 (3.96%) gulp
18 120 (3.63%) GitLab
19 107 (3.24%) webpack
20 100 (3.03%) Grunt
General
1 393 (11.89%) Finance
2 189 (5.72%) Public Sector
3 182 (5.51%) Banking
4 87 (2.63%) Marketing
5 86 (2.60%) Retail
6 65 (1.97%) Front Office
7 48 (1.45%) Investment Banking
8 46 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 36 (1.09%) Telecoms
10 34 (1.03%) Electronics
10 34 (1.03%) Games
11 33 (1.00%) Military
12 31 (0.94%) Aerospace
13 19 (0.58%) Law
14 17 (0.51%) Publishing
15 16 (0.48%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.36%) Advertising
17 12 (0.36%) Back Office
17 12 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,942 (58.78%) Developer
2 413 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 395 (11.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 241 (7.29%) Senior Developer
5 206 (6.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 204 (6.17%) React Developer
7 202 (6.11%) .NET Developer
8 144 (4.36%) C# Developer
9 134 (4.06%) JavaScript Developer
10 129 (3.90%) AWS Engineer
11 128 (3.87%) Software Engineer
12 122 (3.69%) Data Engineer
13 120 (3.63%) Full Stack Developer
14 114 (3.45%) Angular Developer
15 106 (3.21%) Software Developer
16 105 (3.18%) Python Developer
17 90 (2.72%) AWS DevOps
18 88 (2.66%) Architect
19 84 (2.54%) C# .NET Developer
20 81 (2.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 919 (27.81%) HTML
2 917 (27.75%) CSS
3 578 (17.49%) AngularJS
4 549 (16.62%) Web Services
5 544 (16.46%) .NET
6 504 (15.25%) Spring
7 498 (15.07%) Node.js
8 487 (14.74%) RESTful
9 481 (14.56%) REST
10 464 (14.04%) React
11 432 (13.08%) HTML5
12 341 (10.32%) JSON
13 275 (8.32%) CSS3
14 263 (7.96%) Sass
15 248 (7.51%) SOAP
16 229 (6.93%) XML
17 220 (6.66%) Spring Boot
18 197 (5.96%) Redux
19 193 (5.84%) ASP.NET
20 192 (5.81%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 257 (7.78%) User Experience
2 230 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 157 (4.75%) Mobile App
4 107 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
5 99 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
6 95 (2.88%) Algorithms
7 75 (2.27%) Cloud Native
8 65 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
9 53 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
10 50 (1.51%) Public Cloud
11 45 (1.36%) Hedge funds
12 43 (1.30%) Data Structures
13 42 (1.27%) Data Centre
14 39 (1.18%) Virtual Team
15 37 (1.12%) Management Information System
16 33 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 29 (0.88%) W3C
18 23 (0.70%) NHS
19 20 (0.61%) PKI
20 18 (0.54%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 858 (25.97%) Linux
2 285 (8.63%) Unix
3 267 (8.08%) Windows
4 149 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 111 (3.36%) Android
6 108 (3.27%) Apple iOS
7 83 (2.51%) CentOS
8 79 (2.39%) Ubuntu
9 57 (1.73%) Windows Server
10 31 (0.94%) Debian
10 31 (0.94%) Mac OS X
11 22 (0.67%) Mac OS
12 20 (0.61%) CoreOS
13 15 (0.45%) VMS
14 11 (0.33%) SUSE
14 11 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 9 (0.27%) AIX
15 9 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,906 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1,121 (33.93%) DevOps
3 852 (25.79%) Scrum
4 829 (25.09%) TDD
5 767 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
6 655 (19.82%) Test Automation
7 618 (18.70%) Microservices
8 419 (12.68%) BDD
9 403 (12.20%) Software Engineering
10 335 (10.14%) Open Source
11 333 (10.08%) Kanban
12 327 (9.90%) Front End Development
13 296 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
14 273 (8.26%) MVC
15 258 (7.81%) Unit Testing
16 242 (7.32%) Configuration Management
17 237 (7.17%) Analytics
18 217 (6.57%) Web Development
19 206 (6.23%) SDLC
20 193 (5.84%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1,174 (35.53%) JavaScript
2 1,118 (33.84%) Java
3 888 (26.88%) Python
4 752 (22.76%) SQL
5 599 (18.13%) C#
6 323 (9.78%) Bash Shell
7 230 (6.96%) Ruby
8 227 (6.87%) TypeScript
9 213 (6.45%) PowerShell
10 202 (6.11%) C++
11 195 (5.90%) Java 8
11 195 (5.90%) PHP
12 146 (4.42%) Scala
13 136 (4.12%) ES6
14 135 (4.09%) Shell Script
15 119 (3.60%) C
16 100 (3.03%) Perl
17 88 (2.66%) Go
17 88 (2.66%) T-SQL
18 87 (2.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 430 (13.01%) Security Cleared
2 340 (10.29%) SC Cleared
3 280 (8.47%) Degree
4 54 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 34 (1.03%) DV Cleared
5 34 (1.03%) Master's Degree
6 33 (1.00%) AWS Certification
7 32 (0.97%) PhD
8 30 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
9 26 (0.79%) ISTQB
9 26 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
10 17 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (0.48%) BC Cleared
12 14 (0.42%) DBS Check
13 13 (0.39%) RHCE
14 11 (0.33%) ISEB
14 11 (0.33%) MCSE
15 9 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
16 8 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 7 (0.21%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (5.36%) QA
2 67 (2.03%) WCAG
3 17 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.42%) GDPR
5 12 (0.36%) SLA
6 10 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (0.15%) JTAG
7 5 (0.15%) NCSC
7 5 (0.15%) NIST
8 4 (0.12%) GxP
8 4 (0.12%) MiFID
8 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.061%) HL7
9 2 (0.061%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.061%) PMO
10 1 (0.030%) IEC 62304
10 1 (0.030%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.030%) MISRA
10 1 (0.030%) PSD2
10 1 (0.030%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 822 (24.88%) Docker
2 80 (2.42%) Active Directory
3 72 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 57 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
5 52 (1.57%) Postfix
6 33 (1.00%) vSphere
7 21 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (0.61%) HDFS
9 16 (0.48%) Hyper-V
10 14 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 12 (0.36%) VirtualBox
12 8 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (0.21%) KVM
14 6 (0.18%) LXC
14 6 (0.18%) Xen
15 5 (0.15%) Firmware
15 5 (0.15%) GridGain
15 5 (0.15%) NFS
15 5 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 4 (0.12%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 488 (14.77%) Kubernetes
2 453 (13.71%) Ansible
3 390 (11.80%) Terraform
4 235 (7.11%) Puppet
5 178 (5.39%) Opscode Chef
6 86 (2.60%) Packer
7 78 (2.36%) Kibana
8 67 (2.03%) Grafana
9 47 (1.42%) Prometheus
10 37 (1.12%) Consul
11 32 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
12 25 (0.76%) Salt
13 24 (0.73%) logstash
14 17 (0.51%) Nagios
15 16 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
15 16 (0.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 16 (0.48%) Network Intrusion Detection System
16 15 (0.45%) vCenter Server
17 13 (0.39%) Istio
18 11 (0.33%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 409 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 251 (7.60%) Oracle
3 167 (5.05%) Google
4 115 (3.48%) Red Hat
5 108 (3.27%) Atlassian
6 98 (2.97%) VMware
7 83 (2.51%) Splunk
8 79 (2.39%) Tableau
9 78 (2.36%) SAP
10 47 (1.42%) Adobe
11 42 (1.27%) Cloudera
11 42 (1.27%) IBM
12 41 (1.24%) Cisco
13 38 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
14 36 (1.09%) Hortonworks
15 31 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
16 30 (0.91%) TIBCO
17 28 (0.85%) Apple
17 28 (0.85%) Databricks
17 28 (0.85%) MuleSoft