Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 32 50
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18 +51
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 970 977 646
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.90% 6.01% 3.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.99% 34.34% 24.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 562 389
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £319 £319 £310
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 9
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £35.00 £26.85 £37.50
90th Percentile £52.75 £48.75 £45.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +11.11%

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 3,130 2,845 2,585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.03% 17.49% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,935 1,747 1,603
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £293
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 92 77
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31.90 £31.55 £35.90
90th Percentile £53.75 £61.62 £59.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -9 356 £425 - 155
Hampshire +25 281 £475 +18.60% 68
Surrey -12 190 £495 +15.79% 72
Berkshire +4 165 £425 - 57
Buckinghamshire -3 142 £412 +5.64% 42
West Sussex -28 66 £380 -20.00% 20
Oxfordshire -27 49 £465 +3.33% 56
Kent +17 34 £375 +7.14% 31
East Sussex +4 27 £431 +7.14% 26
Middlesex +7 9 £338 -22.86% 2
Sussex +9 5 £438 -20.45%
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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).

1 569 (58.66%) Agile Software Development
2 462 (47.63%) Jenkins
3 442 (45.57%) JavaScript
4 319 (32.89%) Java
5 303 (31.24%) Continuous Integration
6 287 (29.59%) HTML
6 287 (29.59%) Linux
7 286 (29.48%) DevOps
8 282 (29.07%) TDD
9 264 (27.22%) CSS
10 246 (25.36%) AngularJS
11 240 (24.74%) REST
12 228 (23.51%) Scrum
13 224 (23.09%) JIRA
14 213 (21.96%) MVC
15 210 (21.65%) Test Automation
16 209 (21.55%) Amazon AWS
17 208 (21.44%) Docker
18 195 (20.10%) BDD
19 192 (19.79%) Spring
20 190 (19.59%) Web Services
21 186 (19.18%) Python
22 175 (18.04%) C#
23 162 (16.70%) Node.js
24 161 (16.60%) RESTful
25 152 (15.67%) SQL
26 142 (14.64%) Microservices
27 141 (14.54%) Maven
28 140 (14.43%) MongoDB
29 137 (14.12%) JSON

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
1 109 (11.24%) Confluence
2 65 (6.70%) Apache
3 57 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 42 (4.33%) MQSeries
5 31 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
6 30 (3.09%) CMS
7 29 (2.99%) JBoss
8 24 (2.47%) WordPress
9 22 (2.27%) WebLogic
10 21 (2.16%) Apache Spark
11 20 (2.06%) IIS
12 18 (1.86%) OpenStack
13 16 (1.65%) Cloud Foundry
14 15 (1.55%) nginx
15 13 (1.34%) WebSphere
16 12 (1.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 11 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
17 11 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
18 10 (1.03%) Apache Solr
19 8 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (1.13%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.62%) Simulink
3 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.34%) Magento
2 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.10%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 209 (21.55%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 77 (7.94%) GitHub
4 60 (6.19%) OpenShift
5 58 (5.98%) Serverless
6 48 (4.95%) PaaS
7 46 (4.74%) AWS Lambda
8 38 (3.92%) Amazon S3
8 38 (3.92%) IaaS
9 26 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
9 26 (2.68%) Amazon SQS
10 24 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
11 21 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 19 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 18 (1.86%) npm
14 16 (1.65%) BrowserStack
14 16 (1.65%) SaaS
15 14 (1.44%) AWS Fargate
16 11 (1.13%) Amazon Kinesis
17 10 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 64 (6.60%) HTTP
2 36 (3.71%) TCP/IP
3 32 (3.30%) Firewall
4 26 (2.68%) DNS
5 25 (2.58%) Internet
6 22 (2.27%) SSL
7 8 (0.82%) Bluetooth
7 8 (0.82%) HTTPS
8 7 (0.72%) DSL
8 7 (0.72%) RS-232
9 5 (0.52%) Kerberos
9 5 (0.52%) LAN
9 5 (0.52%) WAN
10 4 (0.41%) DHCP
10 4 (0.41%) DVB
10 4 (0.41%) FTP
10 4 (0.41%) SSH
10 4 (0.41%) UMTS
10 4 (0.41%) WiMAX
10 4 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (14.43%) MongoDB
2 124 (12.78%) NoSQL
3 93 (9.59%) SQL Server
4 88 (9.07%) Relational Database
5 87 (8.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 86 (8.87%) MySQL
7 80 (8.25%) PostgreSQL
8 52 (5.36%) Redis
9 42 (4.33%) Couchbase
10 40 (4.12%) Hadoop
11 37 (3.81%) Big Data
12 28 (2.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 23 (2.37%) Oracle Database
14 22 (2.27%) NuoDB
15 20 (2.06%) RDBMS
16 17 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
17 12 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
18 11 (1.13%) HBase
19 10 (1.03%) Apache Hive
20 8 (0.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 462 (47.63%) Jenkins
2 224 (23.09%) JIRA
3 141 (14.54%) Maven
4 128 (13.20%) Subversion
5 116 (11.96%) Selenium
6 95 (9.79%) JUnit
7 81 (8.35%) Cucumber
8 61 (6.29%) Visual Studio
9 58 (5.98%) Visual Studio Team System
10 51 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
11 49 (5.05%) IntelliJ
12 41 (4.23%) Gradle
12 41 (4.23%) Mercurial
13 39 (4.02%) GitLab
14 36 (3.71%) gulp
14 36 (3.71%) Mockito
15 35 (3.61%) Grunt
16 34 (3.51%) Eclipse
17 33 (3.40%) Bitbucket
18 32 (3.30%) TeamCity
General
1 125 (12.89%) Finance
2 47 (4.85%) Games
3 24 (2.47%) Banking
4 16 (1.65%) Retail
5 10 (1.03%) Marketing
5 10 (1.03%) Telecoms
6 9 (0.93%) Automotive
7 7 (0.72%) Back Office
8 6 (0.62%) Publishing
9 5 (0.52%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.41%) Advertising
10 4 (0.41%) Law
11 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.31%) Electronics
11 3 (0.31%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.21%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.10%) Avionics
13 1 (0.10%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.10%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 603 (62.16%) Developer
2 175 (18.04%) Java Developer
3 130 (13.40%) DevOps Engineer
4 89 (9.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 72 (7.42%) JavaScript Developer
6 65 (6.70%) Software Engineer
7 61 (6.29%) .NET Developer
8 44 (4.54%) Senior Developer
9 43 (4.43%) C# Developer
10 42 (4.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 42 (4.33%) Web Developer
11 40 (4.12%) React Developer
12 37 (3.81%) Angular Developer
13 33 (3.40%) Agile Developer
14 29 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
14 29 (2.99%) UI Developer
15 27 (2.78%) Tester
16 26 (2.68%) Scala Developer
17 24 (2.47%) Senior Software Engineer
17 24 (2.47%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (29.59%) HTML
2 264 (27.22%) CSS
3 246 (25.36%) AngularJS
4 240 (24.74%) REST
5 192 (19.79%) Spring
6 190 (19.59%) Web Services
7 162 (16.70%) Node.js
8 161 (16.60%) RESTful
9 137 (14.12%) JSON
10 136 (14.02%) HTML5
11 134 (13.81%) jQuery
12 130 (13.40%) .NET
13 119 (12.27%) React
14 102 (10.52%) CSS3
15 95 (9.79%) SOAP
16 91 (9.38%) Sass
17 82 (8.45%) Spring Boot
18 81 (8.35%) XML
19 77 (7.94%) Play Framework
19 77 (7.94%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 94 (9.69%) Greenfield Project
2 75 (7.73%) User Experience
3 42 (4.33%) Computer Science
4 40 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 36 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
7 23 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (1.75%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
9 14 (1.44%) iPad
9 14 (1.44%) Public Cloud
10 12 (1.24%) Algorithms
11 9 (0.93%) Data Structures
11 9 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
12 8 (0.82%) Virtual Team
13 7 (0.72%) Data Centre
14 6 (0.62%) Fintech
15 5 (0.52%) Video on Demand
16 4 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 287 (29.59%) Linux
2 116 (11.96%) Windows
3 68 (7.01%) Unix
4 37 (3.81%) Android
5 36 (3.71%) Apple iOS
6 30 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.55%) CentOS
8 14 (1.44%) Windows Server
9 11 (1.13%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.72%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.62%) Debian
12 4 (0.41%) Solaris
12 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.31%) VMS
13 3 (0.31%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.21%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (58.66%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (31.24%) Continuous Integration
3 286 (29.48%) DevOps
4 282 (29.07%) TDD
5 228 (23.51%) Scrum
6 213 (21.96%) MVC
7 210 (21.65%) Test Automation
8 195 (20.10%) BDD
9 142 (14.64%) Microservices
10 119 (12.27%) Software Engineering
10 119 (12.27%) Web Development
11 113 (11.65%) OO
12 102 (10.52%) Configuration Management
13 100 (10.31%) Open Source
14 97 (10.00%) Kanban
15 91 (9.38%) Front End Development
16 82 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
17 75 (7.73%) Continuous Delivery
18 62 (6.39%) Unit Testing
19 60 (6.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 442 (45.57%) JavaScript
2 319 (32.89%) Java
3 186 (19.18%) Python
4 175 (18.04%) C#
5 152 (15.67%) SQL
6 117 (12.06%) Java 8
7 91 (9.38%) Ruby
8 83 (8.56%) Scala
9 68 (7.01%) PHP
10 63 (6.49%) Bash Shell
11 57 (5.88%) Perl
12 52 (5.36%) TypeScript
13 46 (4.74%) Java 9
14 44 (4.54%) Groovy
15 41 (4.23%) ES6
16 35 (3.61%) C++
17 23 (2.37%) Shell Script
18 21 (2.16%) C
19 20 (2.06%) Apple Swift
20 19 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 75 (7.73%) Degree
1 75 (7.73%) Security Cleared
2 56 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 24 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 14 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.03%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.93%) BC Cleared
7 4 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.21%) ISEB
8 2 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.21%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.21%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.21%) PMP
9 1 (0.10%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.77%) QA
2 6 (0.62%) MISRA
2 6 (0.62%) MISRA C
3 5 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.41%) GDPR
5 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.21%) PMO
5 2 (0.21%) SLA
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 208 (21.44%) Docker
2 25 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (1.65%) HDFS
5 14 (1.44%) oVirt
5 14 (1.44%) RHEV
6 8 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 7 (0.72%) Active Directory
8 6 (0.62%) KVM
8 6 (0.62%) vSphere
9 5 (0.52%) Xen
10 4 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.21%) ACF2
12 2 (0.21%) Ceph
12 2 (0.21%) GlusterFS
12 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.21%) NFS
12 2 (0.21%) RACF
Systems Management
1 131 (13.51%) Ansible
2 120 (12.37%) Puppet
3 72 (7.42%) Kubernetes
4 63 (6.49%) Terraform
5 56 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (2.37%) Kibana
7 20 (2.06%) Grafana
8 14 (1.44%) Red Hat Satellite
9 13 (1.34%) SELinux
10 12 (1.24%) CloudForms
10 12 (1.24%) SCOrch
11 11 (1.13%) logstash
12 7 (0.72%) Prometheus
13 6 (0.62%) Graphite
13 6 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
14 5 (0.52%) SCCM
15 4 (0.41%) Consul
15 4 (0.41%) Uchiwa
15 4 (0.41%) vCenter Server
16 3 (0.31%) Rancher
Vendors
1 93 (9.59%) Oracle
2 63 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 50 (5.15%) Red Hat
4 46 (4.74%) Google
5 43 (4.43%) VMware
6 27 (2.78%) IBM
7 26 (2.68%) Atlassian
8 19 (1.96%) Adobe
9 16 (1.65%) Sitecore
10 11 (1.13%) ATG
10 11 (1.13%) Splunk
11 10 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.03%) webMethods
12 9 (0.93%) Demandware
12 9 (0.93%) hybris
12 9 (0.93%) New Relic
12 9 (0.93%) SaltStack
13 7 (0.72%) Cloudera
13 7 (0.72%) MuleSoft
13 7 (0.72%) PagerDuty