Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for git-flow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited git-flow over the 6 months to 8 August 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 flow
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 447 701 760
Rank change year-on-year +254 +59 -6
Contract jobs citing git-flow 74 119 115
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.29% 0.75% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 79 86
Median daily rate £523 £475 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.85% -0.28%
10th Percentile £413 £377 £325
90th Percentile £801 £606 £569
UK median daily rate £523 £475 £449
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.85% -0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

git-flow 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 5,737 15,866 19,177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.36% 19.09% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,745 10,469 13,278
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £338 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £470
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 234 204
Median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £42.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +6.19% +3.35%
10th Percentile £24.74 £21.25 £26.33
90th Percentile £58.60 £55.00 £54.63
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £42.38
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.83% +2.42%

git-flow
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing git-flow as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for git-flow in England

git-flow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing git-flow in England.

Daily rate trend for git-flow in England

git-flow
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing git-flow in England over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for git-flow in England

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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-flow within the England region over the 6 months to 8 August 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 +209 48 £568 +8.10% 6
South East +161 13 £475 +8.57%
North of England +100 7 £450 -4.76% 2
North West +82 7 £450 +16.88% 2
Midlands +92 3 £470 +10.59%
East Midlands +52 2 £440 +3.53%
South West +93 1 £425 - 1
East of England +70 1 £270 -43.16%
West Midlands - 1 £500 -
git-flow
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing git-flow 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-flow.

1 61 (82.43%) Git (software)
2 43 (58.11%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (58.11%) CSS
3 39 (52.70%) HTML
4 33 (44.59%) JavaScript
5 30 (40.54%) Java
6 26 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (33.78%) DevOps
8 23 (31.08%) HTML5
9 22 (29.73%) JUnit
9 22 (29.73%) Sass
10 20 (27.03%) Jenkins
11 19 (25.68%) Microservices
11 19 (25.68%) Workflow
11 19 (25.68%) Node.js
12 18 (24.32%) Front End Development
13 17 (22.97%) AngularJS
13 17 (22.97%) Android
14 16 (21.62%) Android Development
15 15 (20.27%) User Experience
15 15 (20.27%) Azure
16 14 (18.92%) RESTful
16 14 (18.92%) Kotlin
16 14 (18.92%) ES6
17 13 (17.57%) SDLC
17 13 (17.57%) Mobile App
17 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
17 13 (17.57%) CSS3
18 12 (16.22%) TypeScript
18 12 (16.22%) Android SDK

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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 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.05%) Apache
2 3 (4.05%) CICS
3 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.35%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.27%) Azure
2 12 (16.22%) GitHub
3 2 (2.70%) GCP
4 1 (1.35%) AWS
4 1 (1.35%) Firebase
4 1 (1.35%) IaaS
4 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2017
4 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 61 (82.43%) Git (software)
2 22 (29.73%) JUnit
3 20 (27.03%) Jenkins
4 12 (16.22%) Android Studio
4 12 (16.22%) webpack
5 11 (14.86%) gulp
6 10 (13.51%) Grunt
7 9 (12.16%) Mockito
8 8 (10.81%) GitLab
8 8 (10.81%) JIRA
9 7 (9.46%) Gradle
10 6 (8.11%) Cypress.io
10 6 (8.11%) Jasmine
10 6 (8.11%) JMeter
10 6 (8.11%) TestCafe
11 5 (6.76%) TeamCity
12 4 (5.41%) Mocha
12 4 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (5.41%) Protractor
13 3 (4.05%) Sinon.JS
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
1 10 (13.51%) Public Sector
2 6 (8.11%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 54 (72.97%) Developer
2 11 (14.86%) Android Developer
3 9 (12.16%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (9.46%) React Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Web Applications Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Angular Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Quantitative Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Android Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Applications Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.41%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.05%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) JavaScript Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Data Scientist
9 2 (2.70%) Front Office Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Java Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (58.11%) CSS
2 39 (52.70%) HTML
3 23 (31.08%) HTML5
4 22 (29.73%) Sass
5 19 (25.68%) Node.js
6 17 (22.97%) AngularJS
7 14 (18.92%) RESTful
8 13 (17.57%) CSS3
9 12 (16.22%) Android SDK
9 12 (16.22%) Redux
10 11 (14.86%) Jest
10 11 (14.86%) RxJava
11 10 (13.51%) OpenID
12 8 (10.81%) .NET
12 8 (10.81%) Angular 2
12 8 (10.81%) React
13 7 (9.46%) Dropwizard
14 6 (8.11%) hapi
14 6 (8.11%) LESS
14 6 (8.11%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) User Experience
2 13 (17.57%) Mobile App
3 11 (14.86%) Mobile Payment
4 9 (12.16%) Fixed Income
4 9 (12.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (5.41%) Derivative
5 4 (5.41%) Swaptions
6 3 (4.05%) iSeries
6 3 (4.05%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.70%) Reinsurance
7 2 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.97%) Android
2 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (58.11%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (33.78%) DevOps
4 19 (25.68%) Microservices
4 19 (25.68%) Workflow
5 18 (24.32%) Front End Development
6 16 (21.62%) Android Development
7 13 (17.57%) SDLC
7 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
8 11 (14.86%) OO
8 11 (14.86%) Open Source
9 10 (13.51%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (13.51%) Functional Programming
9 10 (13.51%) Thought Leadership
9 10 (13.51%) Waterfall
9 10 (13.51%) Web Accessibility
10 9 (12.16%) Scrum
11 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
11 8 (10.81%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 7 (9.46%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.59%) JavaScript
2 30 (40.54%) Java
3 14 (18.92%) ES6
3 14 (18.92%) Kotlin
4 12 (16.22%) TypeScript
5 11 (14.86%) SQL
6 10 (13.51%) Python
7 6 (8.11%) Java 8
7 6 (8.11%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.41%) ES7
9 3 (4.05%) C#
9 3 (4.05%) COBOL
10 2 (2.70%) C
10 2 (2.70%) JCL
10 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.70%) PL/1
10 2 (2.70%) RPG
11 1 (1.35%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.81%) Degree
3 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.05%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) QA
1 10 (13.51%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (4.05%) Google
2 2 (2.70%) GrapeCity
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) Ariba
3 1 (1.35%) SAP