Period
to 13 December 2019

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 13 December 2019 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
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 631 716 759
Rank change year-on-year +85 +43 +38
Contract jobs citing git-flow 116 154 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% 0.75% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 102 75
England median daily rate £425 £426 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.29% -10.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £326 £363
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £430 £475
% change year-on-year -1.16% -9.47% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
England median hourly rate - - £100.00
UK median hourly rate - - £100.00

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 12,519 20,664 17,826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.21% 21.49% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,336 14,337 12,524
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +7.69%
10th Percentile £330 £326 £313
90th Percentile £645 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 207 254
England median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.35% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £16.50 £30.00 £29.15
90th Percentile £73.00 £53.75 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £44.01 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.55% - +3.66%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for git-flow in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing git-flow in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for git-flow in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing git-flow in England over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Contractor 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 13 December 2019. 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 +75 51 £400 -15.79% 27
North of England +48 29 £495 +17.86% 2
North East - 20 £495 - 1
South West +17 10 £340 - 11
Midlands +57 5 £375 -12.79% 1
East Midlands +33 5 £375 -12.79%
Yorkshire +30 5 £500 +17.79%
South East +13 4 £500 +17.65% 4
North West +12 4 £443 +26.43% 1
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UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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 60 (51.72%) Git (software)
2 50 (43.10%) JavaScript
3 47 (40.52%) HTML
4 46 (39.66%) CSS
5 44 (37.93%) DevOps
6 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (32.76%) Node.js
8 36 (31.03%) Azure
9 35 (30.17%) Jenkins
10 34 (29.31%) Sass
10 34 (29.31%) Java
10 34 (29.31%) React
11 33 (28.45%) AngularJS
12 29 (25.00%) Front End Development
13 28 (24.14%) HTML5
14 26 (22.41%) OO
15 25 (21.55%) JUnit
15 25 (21.55%) Finance
15 25 (21.55%) QA
15 25 (21.55%) CSS3
16 24 (20.69%) REST
16 24 (20.69%) jQuery
16 24 (20.69%) Redux
17 23 (19.83%) JMeter
18 22 (18.97%) Hibernate
18 22 (18.97%) TDD
18 22 (18.97%) webpack
18 22 (18.97%) gulp
19 20 (17.24%) hapi
19 20 (17.24%) WCAG

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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 8 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.31%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.31%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.45%) CMS
4 2 (1.72%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.72%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.72%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.86%) Kentico
5 1 (0.86%) nginx
5 1 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Figma
1 4 (3.45%) InVision
2 1 (0.86%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (31.03%) Azure
2 14 (12.07%) AWS
3 12 (10.34%) Google Analytics
4 10 (8.62%) GitHub
5 7 (6.03%) GCP
6 6 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (5.17%) OpenShift
7 5 (4.31%) npm
7 5 (4.31%) Serverless
8 2 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.72%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (1.72%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.72%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 2 (1.72%) AWS CodePipeline
8 2 (1.72%) AWS Fargate
8 2 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.72%) Firebase
8 2 (1.72%) Heroku
8 2 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.76%) HTTP
1 9 (7.76%) SSH
2 4 (3.45%) Internet
3 3 (2.59%) FTP
3 3 (2.59%) SMTP
4 2 (1.72%) Firewall
4 2 (1.72%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.62%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.59%) MySQL
4 2 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.72%) Big Data
4 2 (1.72%) MariaDB
4 2 (1.72%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.72%) Redis
5 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 60 (51.72%) Git (software)
2 35 (30.17%) Jenkins
3 25 (21.55%) JUnit
4 23 (19.83%) JMeter
5 22 (18.97%) gulp
5 22 (18.97%) webpack
6 16 (13.79%) Grunt
7 10 (8.62%) Bitbucket
8 8 (6.90%) JIRA
9 7 (6.03%) Gradle
10 6 (5.17%) Mockito
10 6 (5.17%) TeamCity
10 6 (5.17%) Vagrant
11 5 (4.31%) Ant
11 5 (4.31%) Maven
12 4 (3.45%) Babel
13 2 (1.72%) Eclipse
13 2 (1.72%) PyCharm
13 2 (1.72%) Selenium
13 2 (1.72%) Xcode
General
1 25 (21.55%) Finance
2 19 (16.38%) Public Sector
3 8 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.03%) Marketing
5 6 (5.17%) Electronics
5 6 (5.17%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.17%) Retail
6 3 (2.59%) Banking
7 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.72%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 100 (86.21%) Developer
2 20 (17.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (15.52%) Java Developer
4 15 (12.93%) Full Stack Developer
5 14 (12.07%) iOS Developer
6 13 (11.21%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (9.48%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.76%) Android Developer
8 9 (7.76%) Applications Developer
8 9 (7.76%) React Developer
9 7 (6.03%) PHP Developer
9 7 (6.03%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Java Applications Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Java Web Applications Developer
10 6 (5.17%) OO PHP Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Web Applications Developer
11 5 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (3.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 4 (3.45%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (40.52%) HTML
2 46 (39.66%) CSS
3 38 (32.76%) Node.js
4 34 (29.31%) React
4 34 (29.31%) Sass
5 33 (28.45%) AngularJS
6 28 (24.14%) HTML5
7 25 (21.55%) CSS3
8 24 (20.69%) jQuery
8 24 (20.69%) Redux
8 24 (20.69%) REST
9 22 (18.97%) Hibernate
10 20 (17.24%) hapi
11 18 (15.52%) RESTful
12 14 (12.07%) Web Services
13 13 (11.21%) Vue.js
14 12 (10.34%) OpenID
14 12 (10.34%) Spring
15 9 (7.76%) .NET
15 9 (7.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) User Experience
2 9 (7.76%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (7.76%) Mobile Payment
3 8 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.59%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.59%) NHS
6 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.86%) Clustering
7 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.52%) Apple iOS
2 16 (13.79%) Android
3 10 (8.62%) Linux
4 1 (0.86%) Windows
4 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (37.93%) DevOps
2 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 26 (22.41%) OO
5 22 (18.97%) TDD
6 20 (17.24%) Test Automation
7 18 (15.52%) QA Automation
7 18 (15.52%) Static Code Analysis
8 16 (13.79%) Functional Programming
8 16 (13.79%) Workflow
9 15 (12.93%) Analytics
9 15 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (12.93%) Dependency Injection
9 15 (12.93%) Web Accessibility
10 14 (12.07%) iOS Development
10 14 (12.07%) Scrum
11 13 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (10.34%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 11 (9.48%) SDLC
14 10 (8.62%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 50 (43.10%) JavaScript
2 34 (29.31%) Java
3 14 (12.07%) Apple Swift
3 14 (12.07%) Kotlin
4 12 (10.34%) SQL
5 9 (7.76%) Python
6 8 (6.90%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.03%) C#
7 7 (6.03%) PHP
8 6 (5.17%) PHP 7
9 4 (3.45%) C
9 4 (3.45%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.59%) ES6
10 3 (2.59%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.72%) ES8
11 2 (1.72%) Go
11 2 (1.72%) Java 8
12 1 (0.86%) ES7
12 1 (0.86%) Ruby
12 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (12.93%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.48%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.17%) Degree
4 4 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.45%) DBS Check
5 3 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.72%) CCNA
6 2 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.72%) CISSP
6 2 (1.72%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (1.72%) GIAC
6 2 (1.72%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (1.72%) MCSE
6 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.72%) SANS
6 2 (1.72%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.55%) QA
2 20 (17.24%) WCAG
3 4 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (16.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.76%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.86%) Ansible
2 1 (0.86%) Packer
2 1 (0.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (12.93%) Google
2 6 (5.17%) SAP
3 5 (4.31%) Oracle
4 4 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.86%) Adobe
5 1 (0.86%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.86%) Sitecore