Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 42 29
Rank change year-on-year +15 -13 +4
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 1,807 3,821 6,295
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 5.86% 5.07% 6.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.12% 29.54% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,325 2,583 4,404
Median daily rate £475 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +2.56% +3.72%
10th Percentile £313 £355 £347
90th Percentile £638 £650 £618
UK median daily rate £495 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 41 34
Median hourly rate £45.91 £46.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.27% +9.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £31.50
90th Percentile £61.25 £78.75 £53.38
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £44.51 £42.50
% change year-on-year -10.13% +4.73% -5.56%

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 5,456 12,937 20,148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.71% 17.17% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,465 8,613 13,964
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £313 £330 £325
90th Percentile £650 £644 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 196 205
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.25 £26.60
90th Percentile £61.10 £71.00 £53.75
Median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.15% +2.35% -

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +3 1,021 £525 -2.33% 303
North of England +20 294 £450 - 291
North West +27 150 £445 +4.71% 152
South East -6 136 £453 +0.59% 162
Yorkshire +8 118 £450 -8.63% 103
Midlands +1 118 £428 -9.89% 142
East of England +20 95 £425 -5.56% 87
West Midlands +8 84 £428 -9.89% 97
South West -10 69 £419 -6.94% 107
East Midlands +13 32 £480 +26.32% 45
North East +3 26 £475 +10.47% 36
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 26 November 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).

1 953 (52.74%) Agile Software Development
2 886 (49.03%) Jenkins
3 767 (42.45%) Java
4 640 (35.42%) DevOps
5 538 (29.77%) JavaScript
6 494 (27.34%) AWS
7 489 (27.06%) Python
8 481 (26.62%) Docker
9 451 (24.96%) Scrum
10 435 (24.07%) JIRA
11 433 (23.96%) Linux
12 420 (23.24%) Test Automation
13 407 (22.52%) HTML
14 403 (22.30%) Microservices
15 389 (21.53%) Azure
16 369 (20.42%) CSS
17 362 (20.03%) Node.js
18 359 (19.87%) SQL
19 351 (19.42%) Maven
20 349 (19.31%) Spring
21 343 (18.98%) TDD
22 341 (18.87%) Kubernetes
23 340 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
24 309 (17.10%) Ansible
25 308 (17.04%) REST
26 297 (16.44%) Security Cleared
27 269 (14.89%) Finance
28 263 (14.55%) GitHub
29 262 (14.50%) Spring Boot
30 253 (14.00%) React

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
1 240 (13.28%) Confluence
2 94 (5.20%) Cloud Foundry
3 87 (4.81%) Apache
4 79 (4.37%) Elasticsearch
5 68 (3.76%) WebLogic
6 67 (3.71%) Mule
7 58 (3.21%) Apache Spark
8 55 (3.04%) JBoss
9 37 (2.05%) Red Hat Fuse
10 33 (1.83%) Tomcat
11 32 (1.77%) nginx
12 31 (1.72%) WebSphere
13 18 (1.00%) Apache Solr
13 18 (1.00%) CMS
14 15 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 14 (0.77%) OpenStack
16 12 (0.66%) Apache Airflow
16 12 (0.66%) SharePoint
17 10 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
17 10 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (1.66%) Spreadsheet
2 18 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.17%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.17%) Sketch
6 3 (0.17%) Zeplin
7 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.055%) GIMP
8 1 (0.055%) InDesign
8 1 (0.055%) InVision
8 1 (0.055%) Simulink
8 1 (0.055%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (0.77%) ION MarketView
1 14 (0.77%) SAP FI-CA
2 11 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.44%) Magento
5 5 (0.28%) Shopify
5 5 (0.28%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 5 (0.28%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.22%) assyst
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.17%) SAP PSCD
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.055%) Exstream
9 1 (0.055%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.055%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 494 (27.34%) AWS
2 389 (21.53%) Azure
3 263 (14.55%) GitHub
4 116 (6.42%) Serverless
5 115 (6.36%) GCP
6 99 (5.48%) Slack
7 80 (4.43%) Amazon S3
8 77 (4.26%) AWS Lambda
9 73 (4.04%) PaaS
10 65 (3.60%) npm
11 55 (3.04%) AWS CloudFormation
12 52 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
13 50 (2.77%) OpenShift
14 48 (2.66%) IaaS
15 40 (2.21%) Amazon ECS
16 38 (2.10%) Amazon EKS
17 36 (1.99%) Azure Functions
17 36 (1.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 35 (1.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 31 (1.72%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 87 (4.81%) Firewall
2 80 (4.43%) HTTP
3 51 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 43 (2.38%) DNS
5 39 (2.16%) SSL
6 35 (1.94%) Reverse Proxy
7 31 (1.72%) VLAN
8 30 (1.66%) SNMP
9 10 (0.55%) Network Security
10 9 (0.50%) DHCP
10 9 (0.50%) DSL
10 9 (0.50%) Multicast
11 8 (0.44%) AMQP
11 8 (0.44%) Ethernet
11 8 (0.44%) Internet
11 8 (0.44%) NAS
12 7 (0.39%) SSH
13 6 (0.33%) BGP
13 6 (0.33%) FTP
13 6 (0.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (10.57%) MySQL
2 144 (7.97%) SQL Server
3 142 (7.86%) Relational Database
4 138 (7.64%) NoSQL
5 132 (7.30%) MongoDB
6 100 (5.53%) Hadoop
7 91 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
8 73 (4.04%) Apache Hive
9 61 (3.38%) Big Data
10 59 (3.27%) Pentaho
11 43 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
12 41 (2.27%) Oracle Database
13 39 (2.16%) Impala
14 32 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
15 31 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 31 (1.72%) Cosmos DB
15 31 (1.72%) Data Lake
16 29 (1.60%) BigQuery
17 26 (1.44%) Amazon Aurora
18 24 (1.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 886 (49.03%) Jenkins
2 435 (24.07%) JIRA
3 351 (19.42%) Maven
4 162 (8.97%) JUnit
5 148 (8.19%) Sonatype Nexus
6 146 (8.08%) GitLab
7 137 (7.58%) Subversion
8 127 (7.03%) Cucumber
9 125 (6.92%) Selenium
10 110 (6.09%) gulp
11 92 (5.09%) Bitbucket
12 85 (4.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 83 (4.59%) Mockito
14 78 (4.32%) Gradle
15 76 (4.21%) Grunt
16 74 (4.10%) TeamCity
17 70 (3.87%) SonarQube
18 66 (3.65%) Jasmine
19 64 (3.54%) Artifactory
20 61 (3.38%) Android Studio
General
1 269 (14.89%) Finance
2 217 (12.01%) Banking
3 160 (8.85%) Public Sector
4 75 (4.15%) Marketing
5 63 (3.49%) Investment Banking
6 48 (2.66%) Front Office
7 34 (1.88%) Telecoms
8 29 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.49%) Electronics
10 19 (1.05%) Games
10 19 (1.05%) Retail
11 16 (0.89%) Back Office
12 13 (0.72%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.72%) Retail Banking
13 12 (0.66%) Law
14 10 (0.55%) Billing
15 8 (0.44%) Legal
15 8 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.33%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1,001 (55.40%) Developer
2 229 (12.67%) Java Developer
3 177 (9.80%) DevOps Engineer
4 138 (7.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 123 (6.81%) Senior Developer
6 103 (5.70%) Full Stack Developer
7 79 (4.37%) Architect
8 68 (3.76%) React Developer
9 64 (3.54%) Data Engineer
10 63 (3.49%) .NET Developer
10 63 (3.49%) Software Engineer
11 55 (3.04%) PHP Developer
12 54 (2.99%) JavaScript Developer
13 52 (2.88%) C# Developer
14 51 (2.82%) AWS Engineer
15 49 (2.71%) Angular Developer
16 43 (2.38%) Azure Engineer
17 42 (2.32%) Senior Java Developer
18 41 (2.27%) Software Developer
19 39 (2.16%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 407 (22.52%) HTML
2 369 (20.42%) CSS
3 362 (20.03%) Node.js
4 349 (19.31%) Spring
5 308 (17.04%) REST
6 262 (14.50%) Spring Boot
7 253 (14.00%) React
8 231 (12.78%) HTML5
9 227 (12.56%) JSON
10 222 (12.29%) AngularJS
11 196 (10.85%) Web Services
12 191 (10.57%) .NET
13 176 (9.74%) RESTful
14 131 (7.25%) Sass
15 126 (6.97%) CSS3
16 117 (6.47%) XML
17 114 (6.31%) SOAP
18 111 (6.14%) Kafka
19 109 (6.03%) jQuery
20 74 (4.10%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 187 (10.35%) User Experience
2 153 (8.47%) Mobile App
3 99 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (3.93%) Fixed Income
5 47 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 47 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
6 38 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
7 36 (1.99%) Data Structures
7 36 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
8 33 (1.83%) Cloud Native
9 32 (1.77%) Derivative
9 32 (1.77%) Public Cloud
10 28 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
11 22 (1.22%) Algorithms
11 22 (1.22%) iPad
12 21 (1.16%) Data Centre
12 21 (1.16%) Virtual Team
13 17 (0.94%) Management Information System
14 14 (0.77%) Private Cloud
15 12 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 433 (23.96%) Linux
2 186 (10.29%) Unix
3 166 (9.19%) Windows
4 127 (7.03%) Android
5 106 (5.87%) Apple iOS
6 66 (3.65%) CentOS
7 63 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 48 (2.66%) Mac OS X
9 33 (1.83%) Windows Server
10 31 (1.72%) Ubuntu
10 31 (1.72%) Windows 10
11 27 (1.49%) Windows Server 2016
12 15 (0.83%) Debian
13 11 (0.61%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 8 (0.44%) VMS
15 5 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
16 4 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
16 4 (0.22%) Fedora
17 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 953 (52.74%) Agile Software Development
2 640 (35.42%) DevOps
3 451 (24.96%) Scrum
4 420 (23.24%) Test Automation
5 403 (22.30%) Microservices
6 343 (18.98%) TDD
7 340 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
8 220 (12.17%) Kanban
9 190 (10.51%) Unit Testing
10 186 (10.29%) Front End Development
11 185 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
11 185 (10.24%) Software Engineering
12 181 (10.02%) Continuous Delivery
13 176 (9.74%) BDD
14 160 (8.85%) OO
15 159 (8.80%) Configuration Management
16 151 (8.36%) SDLC
17 141 (7.80%) Open Source
18 135 (7.47%) Infrastructure as Code
19 104 (5.76%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 767 (42.45%) Java
2 538 (29.77%) JavaScript
3 489 (27.06%) Python
4 359 (19.87%) SQL
5 218 (12.06%) C#
6 201 (11.12%) Java 8
7 147 (8.14%) Bash Shell
8 137 (7.58%) Kotlin
9 108 (5.98%) PHP
10 105 (5.81%) PowerShell
11 103 (5.70%) C++
12 79 (4.37%) Shell Script
12 79 (4.37%) TypeScript
13 74 (4.10%) Perl
14 71 (3.93%) Apple Swift
15 67 (3.71%) C
15 67 (3.71%) Scala
16 66 (3.65%) Ruby
17 61 (3.38%) PL/SQL
18 52 (2.88%) ES6
Qualifications
1 297 (16.44%) Security Cleared
2 243 (13.45%) SC Cleared
3 78 (4.32%) Degree
4 35 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 30 (1.66%) DV Cleared
6 26 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
7 21 (1.16%) ISTQB
8 20 (1.11%) Master's Degree
9 19 (1.05%) DBS Check
10 15 (0.83%) AWS Certification
11 14 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 13 (0.72%) ISEB
13 12 (0.66%) TOGAF Certification
14 8 (0.44%) PhD
15 6 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
17 2 (0.11%) CISM
17 2 (0.11%) CISSP
17 2 (0.11%) Novell Certification
17 2 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (6.14%) QA
2 56 (3.10%) WCAG
3 14 (0.77%) GDPR
4 8 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.28%) SLA
6 4 (0.22%) NIST
6 4 (0.22%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.17%) JTAG
8 2 (0.11%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 20022
8 2 (0.11%) RMADS
8 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.055%) CDISC
9 1 (0.055%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.055%) NCSC
9 1 (0.055%) PMO
9 1 (0.055%) SEPA
9 1 (0.055%) TARGET2
System Software
1 481 (26.62%) Docker
2 50 (2.77%) HDFS
3 48 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (1.66%) vSphere
5 27 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.66%) Active Directory
8 9 (0.50%) VMware NSX
9 5 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.28%) Postfix
10 4 (0.22%) Firmware
11 3 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.11%) Gluster
12 2 (0.11%) Varnish
12 2 (0.11%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.055%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.055%) vCloud
13 1 (0.055%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 341 (18.87%) Kubernetes
2 309 (17.10%) Ansible
3 236 (13.06%) Terraform
4 153 (8.47%) Puppet
5 107 (5.92%) Opscode Chef
6 87 (4.81%) Prometheus
7 64 (3.54%) Grafana
8 46 (2.55%) Kibana
9 38 (2.10%) Packer
10 21 (1.16%) logstash
11 20 (1.11%) Salt
12 18 (1.00%) Consul
12 18 (1.00%) Netcool
12 18 (1.00%) Rancher
13 17 (0.94%) Istio
14 16 (0.89%) ZABBIX
15 13 (0.72%) Argo
16 12 (0.66%) Rundeck
17 11 (0.61%) Fluentd
17 11 (0.61%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 191 (10.57%) Oracle
2 163 (9.02%) Splunk
3 155 (8.58%) Microsoft
4 121 (6.70%) AppDynamics
5 90 (4.98%) Atlassian
6 82 (4.54%) Google
7 64 (3.54%) MuleSoft
8 59 (3.27%) Red Hat
9 58 (3.21%) VMware
10 49 (2.71%) Databricks
11 46 (2.55%) Cloudera
11 46 (2.55%) SAP
12 34 (1.88%) webMethods
13 32 (1.77%) Dell
14 29 (1.60%) BEA
15 26 (1.44%) HP
16 22 (1.22%) Informatica
16 22 (1.22%) Sybase
16 22 (1.22%) Talend
17 20 (1.11%) StreamSets