Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 32 46
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 +21
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 6,297 5,294 4,445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.70% 5.83% 4.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.10% 32.01% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,245 3,774 3,086
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £310
90th Percentile £600 £594 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 35 22
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31.50 £29.60 £27.20
90th Percentile £53.38 £54.16 £48.14
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

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 19,614 16,536 16,069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.86% 18.20% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,579 11,384 11,039
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 279 250
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%
10th Percentile £26.30 £28.75 £26.25
90th Percentile £53.50 £59.00 £52.63
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +9 3,327 £500 +2.56% 818
South East -1 1,015 £455 +7.06% 373
North of England +9 838 £425 - 419
Midlands +5 509 £425 - 180
North West 0 380 £425 - 220
Yorkshire -1 356 £438 +2.34% 164
South West +22 347 £425 +5.59% 236
West Midlands -1 291 £450 -5.26% 90
East of England +4 256 £450 +5.88% 142
East Midlands +10 217 £400 +3.23% 90
North East +15 104 £406 -14.47% 35
Git (software)
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 3,617 (57.44%) Agile Software Development
2 2,603 (41.34%) JavaScript
3 2,556 (40.59%) Jenkins
4 2,515 (39.94%) Java
5 1,914 (30.40%) TDD
6 1,887 (29.97%) HTML
7 1,855 (29.46%) Linux
8 1,817 (28.86%) CSS
9 1,816 (28.84%) DevOps
10 1,770 (28.11%) Continuous Integration
11 1,502 (23.85%) Docker
12 1,482 (23.54%) Amazon AWS
13 1,440 (22.87%) Scrum
14 1,403 (22.28%) Python
15 1,373 (21.80%) Test Automation
16 1,322 (20.99%) JIRA
17 1,216 (19.31%) AngularJS
18 1,210 (19.22%) REST
19 1,173 (18.63%) SQL
20 1,148 (18.23%) Microservices
21 1,113 (17.68%) BDD
22 1,082 (17.18%) Node.js
23 1,009 (16.02%) HTML5
24 986 (15.66%) Spring
25 956 (15.18%) Web Services
26 923 (14.66%) C#
26 923 (14.66%) Ansible
27 920 (14.61%) Maven
28 884 (14.04%) Finance
29 866 (13.75%) .NET

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
1 677 (10.75%) Confluence
2 399 (6.34%) Apache
3 316 (5.02%) Elasticsearch
4 246 (3.91%) Tomcat
5 231 (3.67%) nginx
6 218 (3.46%) Apache Spark
7 157 (2.49%) CMS
8 152 (2.41%) WebSphere
9 101 (1.60%) JBoss
10 97 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
11 88 (1.40%) WordPress
12 87 (1.38%) WebLogic
13 85 (1.35%) IIS
14 72 (1.14%) WildFly
15 71 (1.13%) OpenStack
16 63 (1.00%) Drupal
17 56 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 56 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 52 (0.83%) Jetty
19 48 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 67 (1.06%) Photoshop
2 17 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 14 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (0.17%) Fireworks
6 9 (0.14%) InVision
7 8 (0.13%) Chatbot
8 6 (0.095%) GIMP
8 6 (0.095%) Simulink
9 5 (0.079%) Microsoft Office
10 3 (0.048%) Microsoft Project
11 2 (0.032%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 1 (0.016%) HipChat
12 1 (0.016%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 47 (0.75%) Magento
2 23 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.095%) Distributed Ledger
7 5 (0.079%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.064%) Fredhopper
8 4 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.048%) BusinessWorks
9 3 (0.048%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.048%) Endur
9 3 (0.048%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.048%) SAP R/3
9 3 (0.048%) Shopify
10 2 (0.032%) Global One
10 2 (0.032%) Kondor
10 2 (0.032%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.032%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.032%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1,482 (23.54%) Amazon AWS
2 828 (13.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 499 (7.92%) GitHub
4 254 (4.03%) npm
5 208 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
6 200 (3.18%) Serverless
7 176 (2.79%) PaaS
8 150 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
9 146 (2.32%) Amazon S3
9 146 (2.32%) Google Cloud Platform
10 136 (2.16%) OpenShift
11 126 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
12 119 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
13 99 (1.57%) Heroku
13 99 (1.57%) IaaS
14 96 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 88 (1.40%) Slack
16 76 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 71 (1.13%) SaaS
18 70 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 449 (7.13%) HTTP
2 264 (4.19%) TCP/IP
3 211 (3.35%) SSL
4 175 (2.78%) DNS
5 153 (2.43%) Firewall
6 82 (1.30%) Internet
7 62 (0.98%) FTP
8 52 (0.83%) SSH
9 42 (0.67%) Kerberos
10 40 (0.64%) AMQP
11 37 (0.59%) VPN
12 35 (0.56%) SMS
13 27 (0.43%) DSL
13 27 (0.43%) HTTPS
14 26 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
15 24 (0.38%) DHCP
15 24 (0.38%) Reverse Proxy
16 23 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
16 23 (0.37%) Wireless
17 22 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 669 (10.62%) PostgreSQL
2 646 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 625 (9.93%) MySQL
4 616 (9.78%) SQL Server
5 614 (9.75%) MongoDB
6 599 (9.51%) NoSQL
7 273 (4.34%) Hadoop
8 268 (4.26%) Big Data
9 218 (3.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 211 (3.35%) RDBMS
10 211 (3.35%) Redis
11 101 (1.60%) Apache Hive
12 91 (1.45%) HBase
13 90 (1.43%) Oracle Database
14 89 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
15 80 (1.27%) Couchbase
16 77 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
17 60 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 59 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 50 (0.79%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 2,556 (40.59%) Jenkins
2 1,322 (20.99%) JIRA
3 920 (14.61%) Maven
4 720 (11.43%) Subversion
5 655 (10.40%) Selenium
6 586 (9.31%) JUnit
7 545 (8.65%) Cucumber
8 414 (6.57%) TeamCity
9 348 (5.53%) Gradle
10 346 (5.49%) SonarQube
11 343 (5.45%) gulp
12 333 (5.29%) Bitbucket
13 310 (4.92%) Sonatype Nexus
14 296 (4.70%) Visual Studio
15 277 (4.40%) Artifactory
16 275 (4.37%) Mockito
17 273 (4.34%) GitLab
18 272 (4.32%) webpack
19 270 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
20 260 (4.13%) Grunt
General
1 884 (14.04%) Finance
2 396 (6.29%) Banking
3 245 (3.89%) Retail
4 110 (1.75%) Marketing
5 101 (1.60%) Games
6 89 (1.41%) Front Office
7 82 (1.30%) Investment Banking
8 74 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 53 (0.84%) Advertising
10 47 (0.75%) Back Office
10 47 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 42 (0.67%) Manufacturing
12 41 (0.65%) Electronics
13 39 (0.62%) Publishing
14 29 (0.46%) Legal
15 28 (0.44%) Automotive
16 23 (0.37%) Aerospace
17 18 (0.29%) Law
18 16 (0.25%) Military
19 8 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3,917 (62.20%) Developer
2 1,085 (17.23%) Java Developer
3 867 (13.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 527 (8.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 371 (5.89%) Senior Developer
6 337 (5.35%) .NET Developer
7 320 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 307 (4.88%) React Developer
9 271 (4.30%) Full Stack Developer
10 247 (3.92%) C# Developer
11 221 (3.51%) Angular Developer
11 221 (3.51%) Software Engineer
12 207 (3.29%) Python Developer
13 205 (3.26%) AWS DevOps
14 199 (3.16%) AWS Engineer
15 194 (3.08%) Node.js Developer
16 180 (2.86%) UI Developer
17 171 (2.72%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 157 (2.49%) Architect
19 156 (2.48%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,887 (29.97%) HTML
2 1,817 (28.86%) CSS
3 1,216 (19.31%) AngularJS
4 1,210 (19.22%) REST
5 1,082 (17.18%) Node.js
6 1,009 (16.02%) HTML5
7 986 (15.66%) Spring
8 956 (15.18%) Web Services
9 866 (13.75%) .NET
10 859 (13.64%) RESTful
11 833 (13.23%) React
12 681 (10.81%) CSS3
13 657 (10.43%) JSON
14 625 (9.93%) jQuery
15 517 (8.21%) Sass
16 510 (8.10%) Spring Boot
17 444 (7.05%) SOAP
18 443 (7.04%) XML
19 410 (6.51%) ASP.NET
20 384 (6.10%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 560 (8.89%) User Experience
2 347 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 332 (5.27%) Greenfield Project
4 264 (4.19%) Computer Science
5 240 (3.81%) Mobile App
6 231 (3.67%) Linux Command Line
7 189 (3.00%) Fintech
8 161 (2.56%) Algorithms
9 159 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
10 134 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
11 126 (2.00%) Data Structures
12 73 (1.16%) iPad
13 65 (1.03%) Fixed Income
13 65 (1.03%) Public Cloud
14 59 (0.94%) Virtual Team
15 55 (0.87%) Wiki
16 43 (0.68%) Replication
17 39 (0.62%) Clustering
18 38 (0.60%) Derivative
19 37 (0.59%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 1,855 (29.46%) Linux
2 691 (10.97%) Unix
3 613 (9.73%) Windows
4 271 (4.30%) Android
5 261 (4.14%) Apple iOS
6 224 (3.56%) CentOS
7 215 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 157 (2.49%) Ubuntu
9 119 (1.89%) Windows Server
10 65 (1.03%) Mac OS X
10 65 (1.03%) VMS
11 48 (0.76%) Debian
12 38 (0.60%) CoreOS
13 35 (0.56%) Solaris
14 26 (0.41%) Mac OS
15 23 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (0.27%) Fedora
17 14 (0.22%) Windows 7
18 13 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
19 11 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,617 (57.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1,914 (30.40%) TDD
3 1,816 (28.84%) DevOps
4 1,770 (28.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1,440 (22.87%) Scrum
6 1,373 (21.80%) Test Automation
7 1,148 (18.23%) Microservices
8 1,113 (17.68%) BDD
9 823 (13.07%) MVC
10 721 (11.45%) OO
11 682 (10.83%) Front End Development
12 649 (10.31%) Configuration Management
13 613 (9.73%) Software Engineering
14 590 (9.37%) Open Source
15 552 (8.77%) Unit Testing
16 537 (8.53%) Web Development
17 533 (8.46%) Kanban
18 529 (8.40%) Problem-Solving
19 435 (6.91%) E-Commerce
20 418 (6.64%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2,603 (41.34%) JavaScript
2 2,515 (39.94%) Java
3 1,403 (22.28%) Python
4 1,173 (18.63%) SQL
5 923 (14.66%) C#
6 567 (9.00%) Java 8
7 542 (8.61%) Bash Shell
8 534 (8.48%) Ruby
9 399 (6.34%) PHP
10 373 (5.92%) Perl
11 368 (5.84%) Scala
12 346 (5.49%) ES6
13 311 (4.94%) TypeScript
14 279 (4.43%) Groovy
15 255 (4.05%) Shell Script
16 232 (3.68%) PowerShell
17 229 (3.64%) Go
18 205 (3.26%) C++
19 162 (2.57%) C
20 120 (1.91%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 570 (9.05%) Security Cleared
2 483 (7.67%) SC Cleared
3 365 (5.80%) Degree
4 133 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 73 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
6 40 (0.64%) AWS Certification
7 34 (0.54%) ISTQB
8 25 (0.40%) Master's Degree
9 20 (0.32%) DV Cleared
10 15 (0.24%) ISEB
11 14 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
11 14 (0.22%) PhD
12 13 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (0.17%) BC Cleared
15 10 (0.16%) CCNA
16 8 (0.13%) CCNP
17 7 (0.11%) DBS Check
17 7 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 7 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 319 (5.07%) QA
2 79 (1.25%) GCP
3 27 (0.43%) WCAG
4 25 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 25 (0.40%) PMO
5 21 (0.33%) GDPR
6 15 (0.24%) SLA
7 14 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (0.19%) MiFID
9 10 (0.16%) PCI DSS
10 9 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
11 8 (0.13%) WAI
12 7 (0.11%) MISRA
13 6 (0.095%) MISRA C
13 6 (0.095%) PSD2
14 3 (0.048%) ISO 9001
15 2 (0.032%) ISO 13485
16 1 (0.016%) Dodd-Frank
16 1 (0.016%) EMIR
16 1 (0.016%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 1,502 (23.85%) Docker
2 145 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
4 71 (1.13%) Active Directory
5 59 (0.94%) vSphere
6 54 (0.86%) HDFS
7 45 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 34 (0.54%) VirtualBox
9 31 (0.49%) etcd
9 31 (0.49%) flannel
10 28 (0.44%) Xen
11 23 (0.37%) Hyper-V
12 19 (0.30%) KVM
13 18 (0.29%) vCloud
14 15 (0.24%) Squid
15 14 (0.22%) Firmware
15 14 (0.22%) oVirt
15 14 (0.22%) RHEV
16 13 (0.21%) Ceph
16 13 (0.21%) NFS
Systems Management
1 923 (14.66%) Ansible
2 780 (12.39%) Puppet
3 661 (10.50%) Kubernetes
4 510 (8.10%) Terraform
5 400 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
6 187 (2.97%) Kibana
7 133 (2.11%) Grafana
8 120 (1.91%) logstash
9 89 (1.41%) Nagios
10 87 (1.38%) Mesos
11 86 (1.37%) Salt
12 82 (1.30%) Consul
13 75 (1.19%) Docker Swarm
14 72 (1.14%) Prometheus
15 67 (1.06%) ZABBIX
16 66 (1.05%) HAProxy
17 62 (0.98%) Packer
18 43 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
18 43 (0.68%) Marathon
19 42 (0.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 572 (9.08%) Oracle
2 493 (7.83%) Microsoft
3 261 (4.14%) Red Hat
4 257 (4.08%) Google
5 214 (3.40%) VMware
6 159 (2.53%) Splunk
7 149 (2.37%) Atlassian
8 133 (2.11%) IBM
9 111 (1.76%) Adobe
10 91 (1.45%) New Relic
11 71 (1.13%) MuleSoft
12 70 (1.11%) AppDynamics
13 65 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
14 60 (0.95%) Sitecore
15 56 (0.89%) SAP
16 54 (0.86%) Hortonworks
17 49 (0.78%) Perforce
18 47 (0.75%) Zend
19 46 (0.73%) hybris
19 46 (0.73%) Sybase