Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 21 July 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
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 33 64
Rank change year-on-year -3 +31 +42
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 992 910 593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.78% 5.62% 3.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.26% 34.22% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 567 334
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +17.24%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £300
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 6
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £38.75 £31.85 £36.25
90th Percentile £52.88 £50.10 £45.00
England median hourly rate £44.75 £41.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.19% +4.38% -

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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,173 2,659 2,605
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.47% 16.42% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,940 1,594 1,660
South East median daily rate £440 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% +9.59%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £575 £544 £526
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 87 88
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35.00 £15.00 £30.13
90th Percentile £56.00 £74.34 £59.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Git (software) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in the South East

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Git (software) in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in the South East

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in the South East over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in the South East

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Git (software) in the South East

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in the South East over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Git (software) in the South East

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Thames Valley -6 391 £425 +6.25% 143
Surrey -2 248 £475 +11.76% 33
Hampshire +24 245 £475 +11.76% 70
Berkshire +11 166 £410 -4.93% 67
Buckinghamshire -4 154 £425 +9.32% 31
Oxfordshire -17 71 £450 - 45
West Sussex -30 58 £400 -18.07% 17
Kent +10 18 £325 -4.41% 19
East Sussex -9 17 £400 +1.27% 29
Middlesex +5 9 £440 -4.35%
Sussex - 5 £438 -
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 501 (50.50%) Jenkins
2 495 (49.90%) Agile Software Development
3 454 (45.77%) JavaScript
4 376 (37.90%) Java
5 351 (35.38%) Continuous Integration
6 343 (34.58%) HTML
7 327 (32.96%) Linux
8 305 (30.75%) CSS
9 272 (27.42%) TDD
10 271 (27.32%) REST
10 271 (27.32%) DevOps
11 260 (26.21%) Web Services
12 238 (23.99%) Python
13 235 (23.69%) AngularJS
14 213 (21.47%) JIRA
15 202 (20.36%) Test Automation
16 201 (20.26%) Node.js
17 193 (19.46%) Spring
18 192 (19.35%) RESTful
19 190 (19.15%) Docker
20 183 (18.45%) Scrum
21 175 (17.64%) Web Development
22 158 (15.93%) Amazon AWS
23 155 (15.63%) Oracle
24 149 (15.02%) HTML5
25 147 (14.82%) BDD
26 145 (14.62%) Relational Database
26 145 (14.62%) React
27 142 (14.31%) jQuery
28 139 (14.01%) SQL

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 89 (8.97%) Confluence
2 61 (6.15%) Apache
3 46 (4.64%) Apache Spark
4 41 (4.13%) Tomcat
5 32 (3.23%) WebLogic
6 30 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
7 28 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
8 27 (2.72%) JBoss
9 26 (2.62%) CMS
9 26 (2.62%) OpenStack
10 16 (1.61%) Drupal
11 15 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
11 15 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 14 (1.41%) nginx
12 14 (1.41%) WordPress
13 11 (1.11%) MQSeries
14 9 (0.91%) IIS
15 8 (0.81%) Apache Solr
16 7 (0.71%) EPiServer
16 7 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (0.81%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (0.60%) Simulink
4 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.10%) GIMP
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.50%) Magento
2 3 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 158 (15.93%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (7.36%) OpenShift
3 67 (6.75%) Serverless
4 64 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 62 (6.25%) GitHub
6 41 (4.13%) PaaS
7 28 (2.82%) AWS Lambda
8 26 (2.62%) IaaS
9 21 (2.12%) Amazon S3
10 20 (2.02%) npm
11 19 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
11 19 (1.92%) SaaS
12 12 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
13 11 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 11 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
15 9 (0.91%) AWS Fargate
15 9 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
15 9 (0.91%) TestFlight
16 8 (0.81%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 57 (5.75%) HTTP
2 26 (2.62%) TCP/IP
3 19 (1.92%) Firewall
4 15 (1.51%) SSL
5 14 (1.41%) Internet
6 13 (1.31%) Kerberos
7 11 (1.11%) DNS
7 11 (1.11%) FTP
8 9 (0.91%) Bluetooth
9 7 (0.71%) RS-232
10 6 (0.60%) 5G
10 6 (0.60%) LTE
10 6 (0.60%) Wireless
11 5 (0.50%) 3GPP
11 5 (0.50%) DVB
11 5 (0.50%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.50%) NFC
11 5 (0.50%) UMTS
11 5 (0.50%) WiMAX
12 4 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (14.62%) Relational Database
2 111 (11.19%) MongoDB
3 99 (9.98%) MySQL
4 90 (9.07%) NoSQL
5 88 (8.87%) Redis
6 84 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
7 70 (7.06%) SQL Server
8 62 (6.25%) Big Data
9 58 (5.85%) Hadoop
10 55 (5.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 33 (3.33%) HBase
12 31 (3.13%) Oracle Database
12 31 (3.13%) RDBMS
13 21 (2.12%) NuoDB
14 18 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (1.61%) Parquet
16 14 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 11 (1.11%) Couchbase
18 10 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
19 9 (0.91%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 501 (50.50%) Jenkins
2 213 (21.47%) JIRA
3 137 (13.81%) Subversion
4 95 (9.58%) Maven
5 86 (8.67%) Selenium
6 85 (8.57%) JUnit
7 76 (7.66%) Cucumber
8 59 (5.95%) Gradle
9 55 (5.54%) webpack
10 54 (5.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 49 (4.94%) Mocha
12 47 (4.74%) Eclipse
13 45 (4.54%) GitLab
13 45 (4.54%) IntelliJ
14 44 (4.44%) Gerrit
15 42 (4.23%) Mercurial
16 40 (4.03%) gulp
17 39 (3.93%) Visual Studio
18 38 (3.83%) Babel
19 37 (3.73%) Bitbucket
General
1 116 (11.69%) Finance
2 41 (4.13%) Banking
3 28 (2.82%) Retail
4 25 (2.52%) Games
5 14 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.01%) Marketing
7 9 (0.91%) Automotive
7 9 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.71%) Back Office
9 6 (0.60%) Publishing
10 5 (0.50%) Advertising
10 5 (0.50%) Law
11 4 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.30%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.30%) Electronics
13 1 (0.10%) Front Office
13 1 (0.10%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.10%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.10%) Legal
13 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 651 (65.63%) Developer
2 179 (18.04%) Java Developer
3 128 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 80 (8.06%) Python Developer
5 78 (7.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 76 (7.66%) React Developer
7 70 (7.06%) Full Stack Developer
8 68 (6.85%) Django Developer
8 68 (6.85%) Python/Django Developer
9 63 (6.35%) Node.js Developer
10 55 (5.54%) JavaScript Developer
10 55 (5.54%) Senior Developer
11 53 (5.34%) Software Engineer
12 47 (4.74%) Angular Developer
13 35 (3.53%) Web Developer
14 33 (3.33%) .NET Developer
15 29 (2.92%) C# Developer
16 27 (2.72%) HTML Developer
16 27 (2.72%) Software Developer
17 26 (2.62%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 343 (34.58%) HTML
2 305 (30.75%) CSS
3 271 (27.32%) REST
4 260 (26.21%) Web Services
5 235 (23.69%) AngularJS
6 201 (20.26%) Node.js
7 193 (19.46%) Spring
8 192 (19.35%) RESTful
9 149 (15.02%) HTML5
10 145 (14.62%) React
11 142 (14.31%) jQuery
12 135 (13.61%) JSON
13 127 (12.80%) CSS3
14 114 (11.49%) SOAP
15 97 (9.78%) XML
16 95 (9.58%) .NET
17 89 (8.97%) Kafka
18 86 (8.67%) Django
19 82 (8.27%) Sass
20 70 (7.06%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 76 (7.66%) Greenfield Project
2 68 (6.85%) User Experience
3 49 (4.94%) Mobile App
4 44 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
5 35 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 30 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (2.22%) Virtual Team
8 18 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.41%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.41%) iPad
9 14 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (0.91%) Public Cloud
11 8 (0.81%) Algorithms
11 8 (0.81%) Clustering
11 8 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (0.81%) Wiki
12 7 (0.71%) Replication
13 6 (0.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 6 (0.60%) Fintech
14 5 (0.50%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 327 (32.96%) Linux
2 95 (9.58%) Unix
3 76 (7.66%) Windows
4 60 (6.05%) Apple iOS
5 51 (5.14%) Android
6 19 (1.92%) CentOS
7 14 (1.41%) Ubuntu
8 10 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.81%) Debian
10 6 (0.60%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.60%) Windows Server
11 5 (0.50%) VxWorks
12 4 (0.40%) Solaris
13 3 (0.30%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.10%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (49.90%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (35.38%) Continuous Integration
3 272 (27.42%) TDD
4 271 (27.32%) DevOps
5 202 (20.36%) Test Automation
6 183 (18.45%) Scrum
7 175 (17.64%) Web Development
8 147 (14.82%) BDD
9 135 (13.61%) MVC
10 125 (12.60%) Microservices
11 114 (11.49%) Configuration Management
11 114 (11.49%) Unit Testing
12 105 (10.58%) Open Source
13 102 (10.28%) Continuous Delivery
14 99 (9.98%) Workflow
15 98 (9.88%) OO
16 94 (9.48%) Software Engineering
17 86 (8.67%) SDLC
18 77 (7.76%) Front End Development
19 71 (7.16%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 454 (45.77%) JavaScript
2 376 (37.90%) Java
3 238 (23.99%) Python
4 139 (14.01%) SQL
5 135 (13.61%) C#
6 94 (9.48%) Ruby
7 72 (7.26%) Java 8
8 65 (6.55%) TypeScript
9 63 (6.35%) Bash Shell
10 61 (6.15%) C++
10 61 (6.15%) ES6
11 59 (5.95%) PHP
12 52 (5.24%) Shell Script
13 39 (3.93%) Scala
14 38 (3.83%) Groovy
15 33 (3.33%) Perl
16 30 (3.02%) C
17 28 (2.82%) Objective-C
18 27 (2.72%) Apple Swift
18 27 (2.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (9.27%) Degree
2 48 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (1.41%) ISTQB
7 10 (1.01%) BC Cleared
8 7 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.60%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.30%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.20%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.10%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.55%) QA
2 6 (0.60%) MISRA
2 6 (0.60%) MISRA C
3 4 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.30%) GDPR
5 2 (0.20%) IEC 62304
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.20%) SLA
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 26262
6 1 (0.10%) PMO
System Software
1 190 (19.15%) Docker
2 33 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 28 (2.82%) HDFS
4 17 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.81%) oVirt
6 8 (0.81%) RHEV
7 6 (0.60%) Active Directory
8 5 (0.50%) vSphere
9 4 (0.40%) KVM
9 4 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.40%) Xen
10 3 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.20%) NFS
12 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.10%) etcd
12 1 (0.10%) flannel
12 1 (0.10%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 100 (10.08%) Ansible
2 81 (8.17%) Puppet
3 61 (6.15%) Kubernetes
4 52 (5.24%) Opscode Chef
5 50 (5.04%) Terraform
6 29 (2.92%) Hadoop YARN
7 20 (2.02%) Kibana
8 12 (1.21%) Grafana
9 10 (1.01%) logstash
10 7 (0.71%) HP ALM
11 6 (0.60%) Prometheus
12 5 (0.50%) vCenter Server
13 4 (0.40%) Consul
13 4 (0.40%) Data Guard
13 4 (0.40%) HAProxy
13 4 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.40%) SELinux
14 3 (0.30%) Capistrano
14 3 (0.30%) SCCM
14 3 (0.30%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 155 (15.63%) Oracle
2 45 (4.54%) Microsoft
3 41 (4.13%) Red Hat
4 34 (3.43%) Google
5 33 (3.33%) IBM
5 33 (3.33%) VMware
6 21 (2.12%) Hortonworks
7 17 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (1.61%) Adobe
9 15 (1.51%) Atlassian
10 14 (1.41%) Apple
11 12 (1.21%) Splunk
12 11 (1.11%) New Relic
13 9 (0.91%) Sitecore
14 8 (0.81%) SAP
15 7 (0.71%) Cisco
15 7 (0.71%) PagerDuty
15 7 (0.71%) webMethods
16 6 (0.60%) Cloudera
16 6 (0.60%) Tableau