Period
to 21 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 45 81
Rank change year-on-year +11 +36 +36
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 901 629 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.55% 4.12% 2.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.81% 27.91% 19.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 390 332
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +25.00% -2.23%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £263
90th Percentile £579 £550 £475
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 20
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -6.06%
10th Percentile £35.33 £37.00 £16.25
90th Percentile £49.00 £46.45 £50.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £40.63
% change year-on-year +11.80% -0.92% +8.33%

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 2,832 2,254 2,508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.44% 14.78% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,728 1,364 1,535
South East median daily rate £438 £402 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +7.07% +1.35%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £263
90th Percentile £584 £538 £513
England median daily rate £470 £433 £413
% change year-on-year +8.67% +4.85% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 65 86
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -5.75% +16.00%
10th Percentile £26.00 £32.12 £28.73
90th Percentile £63.25 £51.50 £55.00
England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +1.25% +7.38%

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 January 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 January 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 January 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 +8 436 £438 -2.78% 160
Buckinghamshire +33 180 £449 +28.21% 31
Surrey +9 166 £500 +17.65% 40
Berkshire +25 154 £413 -10.81% 69
Hampshire +28 143 £438 - 62
Oxfordshire -17 101 £450 +2.86% 60
West Sussex +7 81 £516 +4.48% 24
Kent -1 28 £350 +7.69% 21
East Sussex -2 25 £575 +43.84% 24
Middlesex +1 10 £425 -5.56% 3
Sussex 0 3 £550 - 4
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 487 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 432 (47.95%) Jenkins
3 393 (43.62%) Java
3 393 (43.62%) Linux
4 327 (36.29%) Continuous Integration
5 308 (34.18%) JavaScript
6 303 (33.63%) DevOps
7 287 (31.85%) HTML
8 271 (30.08%) CSS
9 260 (28.86%) Scrum
10 252 (27.97%) Test Automation
11 240 (26.64%) TDD
12 223 (24.75%) REST
13 201 (22.31%) AngularJS
14 194 (21.53%) Docker
15 183 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
16 179 (19.87%) SQL
17 175 (19.42%) Puppet
18 170 (18.87%) Web Services
19 167 (18.53%) Spring
19 167 (18.53%) JIRA
20 151 (16.76%) Node.js
21 149 (16.54%) Unix
22 146 (16.20%) Finance
23 145 (16.09%) Subversion
24 137 (15.21%) Python
24 137 (15.21%) HTML5
25 135 (14.98%) Windows
26 134 (14.87%) RESTful
27 133 (14.76%) 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
1 105 (11.65%) Apache
2 103 (11.43%) Confluence
3 65 (7.21%) Tomcat
4 55 (6.10%) JBoss
5 53 (5.88%) Apache Spark
6 45 (4.99%) WebLogic
7 38 (4.22%) CMS
7 38 (4.22%) OpenStack
8 27 (3.00%) IIS
9 22 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
10 19 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
10 19 (2.11%) nginx
11 14 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
12 13 (1.44%) GemFire
13 12 (1.33%) WordPress
14 11 (1.22%) Drupal
15 10 (1.11%) Apache Airflow
15 10 (1.11%) Luigi
15 10 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 10 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 10 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (1.11%) MS Visio
1 10 (1.11%) Pipeline Pilot
2 7 (0.78%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.11%) GIMP
6 1 (0.11%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.22%) Magento
2 2 (0.22%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 183 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (8.66%) GitHub
3 77 (8.55%) OpenShift
3 77 (8.55%) PaaS
4 67 (7.44%) IaaS
5 64 (7.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 38 (4.22%) Amazon EC2
7 35 (3.88%) AWS Lambda
7 35 (3.88%) Serverless
8 32 (3.55%) AWS CloudFormation
9 30 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 29 (3.22%) npm
11 28 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
12 25 (2.77%) Amazon S3
13 11 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
13 11 (1.22%) SaaS
13 11 (1.22%) Slack
13 11 (1.22%) Trello
14 9 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
14 9 (1.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 82 (9.10%) HTTP
2 61 (6.77%) TCP/IP
3 52 (5.77%) Firewall
4 29 (3.22%) SSL
5 23 (2.55%) Internet
6 15 (1.66%) DNS
7 10 (1.11%) Kerberos
8 9 (1.00%) AMQP
9 5 (0.55%) SMS
10 3 (0.33%) DHCP
11 2 (0.22%) FTP
11 2 (0.22%) IKE
11 2 (0.22%) SMTP
11 2 (0.22%) SSH
12 1 (0.11%) DVB
12 1 (0.11%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.11%) LAN
12 1 (0.11%) Network Security
12 1 (0.11%) VoIP
12 1 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (13.43%) MongoDB
2 114 (12.65%) Relational Database
3 84 (9.32%) Big Data
3 84 (9.32%) SQL Server
4 81 (8.99%) Hadoop
5 73 (8.10%) PostgreSQL
6 70 (7.77%) Redis
7 68 (7.55%) MySQL
8 49 (5.44%) NoSQL
9 35 (3.88%) HBase
10 22 (2.44%) Apache Hive
11 21 (2.33%) NuoDB
12 20 (2.22%) Parquet
13 15 (1.66%) Oracle Database
14 14 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (1.55%) OLTP
14 14 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
16 12 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 12 (1.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 432 (47.95%) Jenkins
2 167 (18.53%) JIRA
3 145 (16.09%) Subversion
4 120 (13.32%) Selenium
5 94 (10.43%) Maven
6 77 (8.55%) JUnit
7 67 (7.44%) Cucumber
8 65 (7.21%) IntelliJ
9 59 (6.55%) Sonatype Nexus
10 58 (6.44%) Gradle
11 53 (5.88%) Eclipse
12 51 (5.66%) gulp
13 50 (5.55%) Bitbucket
14 49 (5.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 48 (5.33%) Visual Studio
16 40 (4.44%) git-flow
17 39 (4.33%) Grunt
18 36 (4.00%) GitLab
19 35 (3.88%) Artifactory
20 32 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 146 (16.20%) Finance
2 80 (8.88%) Banking
3 41 (4.55%) Retail
4 20 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.44%) Retail Banking
6 12 (1.33%) Publishing
7 8 (0.89%) Advertising
7 8 (0.89%) Marketing
8 7 (0.78%) International Banking
9 6 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (0.55%) Games
11 4 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.44%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.22%) Electronics
13 1 (0.11%) Back Office
13 1 (0.11%) Legal
13 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 567 (62.93%) Developer
2 188 (20.87%) Java Developer
3 147 (16.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 64 (7.10%) Senior Developer
5 59 (6.55%) .NET Developer
5 59 (6.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 55 (6.10%) Full Stack Developer
7 51 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
8 43 (4.77%) Python Developer
8 43 (4.77%) Scala Developer
9 38 (4.22%) Node.js Developer
10 37 (4.11%) C# Developer
11 35 (3.88%) Angular Developer
12 34 (3.77%) Web Developer
13 33 (3.66%) Architect
14 32 (3.55%) HTML Developer
14 32 (3.55%) Linux Engineer
15 29 (3.22%) PHP Developer
16 28 (3.11%) AWS DevOps
17 27 (3.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (31.85%) HTML
2 271 (30.08%) CSS
3 223 (24.75%) REST
4 201 (22.31%) AngularJS
5 170 (18.87%) Web Services
6 167 (18.53%) Spring
7 151 (16.76%) Node.js
8 137 (15.21%) HTML5
9 134 (14.87%) RESTful
10 133 (14.76%) JSON
11 132 (14.65%) jQuery
12 119 (13.21%) SOAP
13 101 (11.21%) .NET
14 94 (10.43%) CSS3
15 80 (8.88%) XML
16 78 (8.66%) J2EE
17 74 (8.21%) RabbitMQ
18 70 (7.77%) React
19 69 (7.66%) Spring Boot
20 61 (6.77%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 51 (5.66%) User Experience
2 37 (4.11%) Linux Command Line
2 37 (4.11%) Mobile App
3 36 (4.00%) Virtual Team
4 33 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (2.55%) Computer Science
7 19 (2.11%) Data Centre
7 19 (2.11%) Fat Client
7 19 (2.11%) Thin Client
8 17 (1.89%) Clustering
9 15 (1.66%) Public Cloud
10 13 (1.44%) Replication
11 11 (1.22%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.11%) Life Science
13 6 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
14 5 (0.55%) Fintech
15 4 (0.44%) Animation
15 4 (0.44%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 393 (43.62%) Linux
2 149 (16.54%) Unix
3 135 (14.98%) Windows
4 60 (6.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (4.33%) Mac OS X
6 37 (4.11%) Android
7 30 (3.33%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.44%) Ubuntu
8 13 (1.44%) Windows Server
9 12 (1.33%) CentOS
10 7 (0.78%) Debian
11 3 (0.33%) AIX
11 3 (0.33%) Solaris
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.11%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.11%) HPUX
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
12 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (36.29%) Continuous Integration
3 303 (33.63%) DevOps
4 260 (28.86%) Scrum
5 252 (27.97%) Test Automation
6 240 (26.64%) TDD
7 121 (13.43%) Web Development
8 118 (13.10%) MVC
9 117 (12.99%) BDD
10 111 (12.32%) Microservices
11 106 (11.76%) Configuration Management
12 102 (11.32%) Unit Testing
13 90 (9.99%) Continuous Delivery
14 85 (9.43%) Front End Development
15 76 (8.44%) User Stories
16 75 (8.32%) OO
17 64 (7.10%) Open Source
18 63 (6.99%) Kanban
19 59 (6.55%) Software Engineering
20 57 (6.33%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 393 (43.62%) Java
2 308 (34.18%) JavaScript
3 179 (19.87%) SQL
4 137 (15.21%) Python
5 130 (14.43%) C#
6 73 (8.10%) PHP
7 72 (7.99%) Ruby
8 66 (7.33%) Perl
9 54 (5.99%) Scala
10 52 (5.77%) Shell Script
11 48 (5.33%) Groovy
12 47 (5.22%) Bash Shell
13 40 (4.44%) TypeScript
14 38 (4.22%) C++
15 21 (2.33%) PowerShell
16 16 (1.78%) ES6
17 14 (1.55%) T-SQL
18 13 (1.44%) Apple Swift
18 13 (1.44%) C
19 12 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (8.21%) Degree
2 26 (2.89%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.55%) AWS Certification
5 11 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (1.11%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (1.11%) PhD
7 5 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.44%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.33%) CCNP
9 3 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.22%) CCNA
10 2 (0.22%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.11%) OCA
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (9.54%) QA
2 9 (1.00%) ISO 9001
2 9 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.22%) GDPR
4 2 (0.22%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) PSD2
System Software
1 194 (21.53%) Docker
2 44 (4.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 41 (4.55%) HDFS
4 37 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.89%) oVirt
5 8 (0.89%) RHEV
6 7 (0.78%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.55%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.22%) LXC
10 2 (0.22%) vSphere
11 1 (0.11%) Gluster
11 1 (0.11%) vCloud
11 1 (0.11%) zsh
Systems Management
1 175 (19.42%) Puppet
2 104 (11.54%) Ansible
3 74 (8.21%) Opscode Chef
4 62 (6.88%) Terraform
5 35 (3.88%) Hadoop YARN
6 34 (3.77%) Kubernetes
7 32 (3.55%) Kibana
8 28 (3.11%) Grafana
9 15 (1.66%) Red Hat Satellite
10 14 (1.55%) SELinux
11 10 (1.11%) Opsview
11 10 (1.11%) Salt
12 8 (0.89%) logstash
13 5 (0.55%) Galera Cluster
13 5 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.55%) Mesos
13 5 (0.55%) Oozie
13 5 (0.55%) OpenNebula
13 5 (0.55%) Packer
13 5 (0.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 86 (9.54%) Red Hat
2 80 (8.88%) Oracle
3 59 (6.55%) VMware
4 54 (5.99%) Microsoft
5 39 (4.33%) IBM
6 36 (4.00%) Google
7 24 (2.66%) webMethods
8 20 (2.22%) Adobe
9 16 (1.78%) Sitecore
10 14 (1.55%) New Relic
11 13 (1.44%) Splunk
12 10 (1.11%) Atlassian
12 10 (1.11%) Hortonworks
12 10 (1.11%) Netezza
12 10 (1.11%) RapidMiner
13 8 (0.89%) Zend
14 7 (0.78%) MuleSoft
14 7 (0.78%) SAP
15 6 (0.67%) HP
15 6 (0.67%) Remedy