Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 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 Distributed Version Control System
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 35 46
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11 +40
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 1,008 922 624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.29% 5.56% 4.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.59% 31.96% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 498 385
South East median daily rate £465 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +2.86% +25.00%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £313
90th Percentile £575 £578 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 9
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% +9.68%
England median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year -7.78% +11.80% -0.92%

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 3,191 2,885 2,249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.93% 17.39% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,965 1,758 1,356
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.71% +9.33%
10th Percentile £320 £310 £300
90th Percentile £575 £585 £538
England median daily rate £488 £473 £438
% change year-on-year +3.17% +8.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 81 64
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% -6.82%
10th Percentile £35.00 £26.00 £32.06
90th Percentile £59.00 £67.25 £51.75
England median hourly rate £42.75 £44.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -2.84% +8.64% +1.25%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 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
Thames Valley -3 348 £475 +9.20% 149
Hampshire +20 301 £450 - 81
Berkshire +13 205 £500 +23.08% 59
Surrey -3 184 £484 -3.20% 77
Buckinghamshire -9 104 £425 -5.03% 34
West Sussex +4 101 £450 -12.83% 19
Oxfordshire -16 39 £425 -5.56% 56
Kent +19 32 £373 +6.43% 32
East Sussex -1 32 £453 -21.30% 27
Middlesex +7 8 £325 -23.53%
Sussex +3 1 - -
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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).

1 642 (63.69%) Agile Software Development
2 461 (45.73%) JavaScript
3 455 (45.14%) Jenkins
4 340 (33.73%) Java
5 326 (32.34%) Linux
6 324 (32.14%) CSS
7 315 (31.25%) TDD
8 307 (30.46%) DevOps
9 303 (30.06%) HTML
10 292 (28.97%) Continuous Integration
11 257 (25.50%) Scrum
12 256 (25.40%) REST
13 235 (23.31%) AngularJS
14 226 (22.42%) Docker
15 224 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
16 223 (22.12%) JIRA
16 223 (22.12%) BDD
17 216 (21.43%) Spring
18 215 (21.33%) MVC
19 212 (21.03%) Test Automation
20 202 (20.04%) JSON
21 188 (18.65%) Node.js
22 185 (18.35%) C#
23 171 (16.96%) SQL
24 164 (16.27%) .NET
24 164 (16.27%) Subversion
25 163 (16.17%) Microsoft Azure
26 162 (16.07%) React
27 157 (15.58%) HTML5
28 155 (15.38%) RESTful

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
1 129 (12.80%) Confluence
2 101 (10.02%) Apache
3 58 (5.75%) Tomcat
4 51 (5.06%) JBoss
5 43 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
6 42 (4.17%) WebLogic
7 41 (4.07%) CMS
8 30 (2.98%) MQSeries
9 29 (2.88%) nginx
10 24 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 23 (2.28%) WebSphere
12 21 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
13 18 (1.79%) WordPress
14 17 (1.69%) OpenStack
15 15 (1.49%) Apache Spark
16 14 (1.39%) IIS
17 12 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 12 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
18 10 (0.99%) Apache Solr
19 9 (0.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.099%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.099%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 19 (1.88%) Magento
2 8 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.099%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.099%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 224 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 163 (16.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 133 (13.19%) GitHub
4 53 (5.26%) Serverless
5 51 (5.06%) PaaS
6 49 (4.86%) AWS Lambda
7 42 (4.17%) OpenShift
8 40 (3.97%) Amazon S3
8 40 (3.97%) IaaS
9 33 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
10 32 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
11 31 (3.08%) Amazon SQS
12 25 (2.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 22 (2.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 22 (2.18%) CloudFront
13 22 (2.18%) Google Analytics
14 21 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
15 20 (1.98%) npm
16 17 (1.69%) BrowserStack
17 12 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 76 (7.54%) HTTP
2 43 (4.27%) TCP/IP
3 33 (3.27%) SSL
4 31 (3.08%) Firewall
5 24 (2.38%) DNS
6 19 (1.88%) Internet
7 18 (1.79%) DSL
8 10 (0.99%) NetScaler
9 7 (0.69%) SSH
10 5 (0.50%) Bluetooth
10 5 (0.50%) DHCP
11 3 (0.30%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.30%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.30%) LAN
11 3 (0.30%) VPN
11 3 (0.30%) WAN
12 2 (0.20%) FTP
12 2 (0.20%) Network Security
13 1 (0.099%) Broadband
13 1 (0.099%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (11.61%) NoSQL
2 112 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 104 (10.32%) SQL Server
4 86 (8.53%) MySQL
5 71 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
6 70 (6.94%) Relational Database
7 51 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 39 (3.87%) Hadoop
9 38 (3.77%) Big Data
9 38 (3.77%) Couchbase
10 37 (3.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 30 (2.98%) HBase
12 29 (2.88%) Parquet
13 23 (2.28%) Redis
14 21 (2.08%) Oracle Database
15 20 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
16 14 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (1.29%) GIS
17 13 (1.29%) NuoDB
17 13 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 455 (45.14%) Jenkins
2 223 (22.12%) JIRA
3 164 (16.27%) Subversion
4 137 (13.59%) Maven
5 136 (13.49%) Selenium
6 112 (11.11%) JUnit
7 92 (9.13%) Visual Studio Team System
8 81 (8.04%) Cucumber
9 68 (6.75%) gulp
10 64 (6.35%) IntelliJ
11 62 (6.15%) Grunt
12 61 (6.05%) Gradle
13 57 (5.65%) Visual Studio
14 46 (4.56%) Sonatype Nexus
14 46 (4.56%) Team Foundation Server
15 43 (4.27%) Eclipse
16 42 (4.17%) Jasmine
16 42 (4.17%) SonarQube
17 36 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
18 35 (3.47%) Mercurial
General
1 119 (11.81%) Finance
2 31 (3.08%) Games
3 23 (2.28%) Retail
4 17 (1.69%) Banking
5 13 (1.29%) Marketing
6 12 (1.19%) Telecoms
7 8 (0.79%) Automotive
8 7 (0.69%) Publishing
9 6 (0.60%) Electronics
10 4 (0.40%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.30%) Law
11 3 (0.30%) Legal
12 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.099%) Advertising
13 1 (0.099%) Avionics
13 1 (0.099%) Billing
13 1 (0.099%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.099%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 667 (66.17%) Developer
2 158 (15.67%) Java Developer
3 122 (12.10%) DevOps Engineer
4 107 (10.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 85 (8.43%) .NET Developer
6 63 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 62 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
7 62 (6.15%) React Developer
8 54 (5.36%) C# Developer
9 53 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
10 43 (4.27%) Software Engineer
11 36 (3.57%) Scala Developer
12 33 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
13 31 (3.08%) Agile Developer
13 31 (3.08%) Angular Developer
14 30 (2.98%) Backend Developer
15 26 (2.58%) PHP Developer
15 26 (2.58%) UI Developer
16 23 (2.28%) Senior DevOps
16 23 (2.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (32.14%) CSS
2 303 (30.06%) HTML
3 256 (25.40%) REST
4 235 (23.31%) AngularJS
5 216 (21.43%) Spring
6 202 (20.04%) JSON
7 188 (18.65%) Node.js
8 164 (16.27%) .NET
9 162 (16.07%) React
10 157 (15.58%) HTML5
11 155 (15.38%) RESTful
12 153 (15.18%) Web Services
13 121 (12.00%) jQuery
14 108 (10.71%) Sass
15 102 (10.12%) SOAP
16 96 (9.52%) CSS3
17 88 (8.73%) Play Framework
18 84 (8.33%) ASP.NET
19 81 (8.04%) XML
20 76 (7.54%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 90 (8.93%) User Experience
2 69 (6.85%) Greenfield Project
3 43 (4.27%) Linux Command Line
4 31 (3.08%) Virtual Team
5 30 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (2.68%) Public Cloud
7 26 (2.58%) Data Structures
8 25 (2.48%) Mobile App
9 22 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
10 15 (1.49%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.29%) Algorithms
11 13 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (0.99%) Data Centre
13 9 (0.89%) iPad
14 7 (0.69%) CMDB
14 7 (0.69%) Fintech
15 6 (0.60%) Animation
15 6 (0.60%) Social Media
16 5 (0.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 326 (32.34%) Linux
2 124 (12.30%) Unix
3 109 (10.81%) Windows
4 47 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (3.27%) Apple iOS
6 27 (2.68%) Ubuntu
7 25 (2.48%) Android
8 20 (1.98%) CentOS
9 17 (1.69%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.40%) VMS
11 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.30%) Debian
13 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.099%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.099%) Solaris
14 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 642 (63.69%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (31.25%) TDD
3 307 (30.46%) DevOps
4 292 (28.97%) Continuous Integration
5 257 (25.50%) Scrum
6 223 (22.12%) BDD
7 215 (21.33%) MVC
8 212 (21.03%) Test Automation
9 147 (14.58%) OO
10 145 (14.38%) Microservices
11 124 (12.30%) Configuration Management
12 117 (11.61%) Front End Development
13 115 (11.41%) Kanban
14 106 (10.52%) Software Engineering
15 95 (9.42%) Open Source
16 94 (9.33%) Web Development
17 87 (8.63%) Unit Testing
18 83 (8.23%) Problem-Solving
19 80 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
20 69 (6.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 461 (45.73%) JavaScript
2 340 (33.73%) Java
3 185 (18.35%) C#
4 171 (16.96%) SQL
5 139 (13.79%) Python
6 112 (11.11%) Java 8
7 92 (9.13%) PHP
8 90 (8.93%) Scala
9 81 (8.04%) Ruby
10 66 (6.55%) Perl
11 65 (6.45%) TypeScript
12 55 (5.46%) Groovy
13 47 (4.66%) Bash Shell
14 41 (4.07%) Shell Script
15 33 (3.27%) ES6
15 33 (3.27%) Java 9
16 28 (2.78%) Apple Swift
17 22 (2.18%) Haskell
18 16 (1.59%) Objective-C
18 16 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (8.23%) Degree
2 70 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 61 (6.05%) SC Cleared
4 23 (2.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (0.79%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (0.60%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.40%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.40%) PhD
9 3 (0.30%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.20%) CCNP
10 2 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.20%) ISEB
10 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.45%) QA
2 9 (0.89%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.30%) GDPR
4 3 (0.30%) WCAG
5 2 (0.20%) PMO
6 1 (0.099%) HL7
6 1 (0.099%) WAI
System Software
1 226 (22.42%) Docker
2 34 (3.37%) HDFS
3 29 (2.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 16 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.89%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.60%) oVirt
6 6 (0.60%) RHEV
7 5 (0.50%) Active Directory
7 5 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.40%) KVM
8 4 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.20%) ACF2
9 2 (0.20%) RACF
9 2 (0.20%) vSphere
10 1 (0.099%) Ceph
10 1 (0.099%) etcd
10 1 (0.099%) Firmware
10 1 (0.099%) flannel
10 1 (0.099%) QEMU
10 1 (0.099%) Xen
Systems Management
1 146 (14.48%) Ansible
2 124 (12.30%) Puppet
3 72 (7.14%) Kubernetes
4 55 (5.46%) Opscode Chef
4 55 (5.46%) Terraform
5 34 (3.37%) Kibana
6 29 (2.88%) Hadoop YARN
7 26 (2.58%) Grafana
8 19 (1.88%) Red Hat Satellite
9 17 (1.69%) SELinux
10 12 (1.19%) CloudForms
10 12 (1.19%) SCOrch
11 10 (0.99%) Packer
12 8 (0.79%) logstash
13 7 (0.69%) Prometheus
14 6 (0.60%) CA Spectrum
15 4 (0.40%) Graphite
15 4 (0.40%) HP ALM
16 3 (0.30%) Consul
16 3 (0.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 101 (10.02%) Microsoft
2 76 (7.54%) Oracle
3 74 (7.34%) Google
4 52 (5.16%) Red Hat
5 39 (3.87%) Adobe
6 37 (3.67%) Atlassian
7 32 (3.17%) VMware
8 22 (2.18%) IBM
8 22 (2.18%) webMethods
9 18 (1.79%) ServiceNow
9 18 (1.79%) Zend
10 15 (1.49%) Cisco
11 13 (1.29%) CA
12 12 (1.19%) Cypress Semiconductor
13 11 (1.09%) Splunk
14 10 (0.99%) Citrix
14 10 (0.99%) MuleSoft
15 9 (0.89%) ATG
15 9 (0.89%) Demandware
15 9 (0.89%) Salesforce.com