Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 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
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 65 50 35
Rank change year-on-year -15 -15 -1
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 135 453 986
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 3.15% 3.84% 6.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.50% 24.77% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 308 621
Median daily rate £450 £450 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.74% +3.89%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £325
90th Percentile £540 £588 £575
England median daily rate £495 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -1.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 9
Median hourly rate £58.00 £16.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +262.50% -61.45% -7.78%
10th Percentile £53.50 £16.00 £35.00
90th Percentile £61.25 £22.68 £52.75
England median hourly rate £57.50 £48.50 £45.75
% change year-on-year +18.56% +6.01% +1.67%

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 628 1,829 3,142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.67% 15.51% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 1,149 1,963
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £300 £313 £319
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £488
% change year-on-year - -2.56% +3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 42 52
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.38 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.19% -5.83% -
10th Percentile £30.00 £16.23 £35.00
90th Percentile £61.25 £77.75 £59.88
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £43.92
% change year-on-year - +2.47% +0.95%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Git (software) as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Git (software) in the South East

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Git (software) in the South East over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Git (software) in the South East

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in the South East.

Hourly rate trend 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 15 January 2021. 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 -13 47 £350 -22.22% 61
Hampshire -17 33 £505 +6.32% 34
Surrey +20 24 £388 -18.42% 24
West Sussex +18 21 £500 +12.04% 8
Buckinghamshire +11 20 £300 -29.41% 11
Berkshire +7 20 £475 - 32
Oxfordshire -1 7 £350 -22.22% 18
East Sussex +15 3 £463 +15.63% 12
Kent +13 2 £234 -30.74% 12
Sussex +8 1 £625 -
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 82 (60.74%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (47.41%) DevOps
3 59 (43.70%) Jenkins
4 54 (40.00%) Docker
5 52 (38.52%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (33.33%) Java
7 39 (28.89%) Kubernetes
8 37 (27.41%) Linux
8 37 (27.41%) Python
8 37 (27.41%) Scrum
9 36 (26.67%) JIRA
10 35 (25.93%) GitLab
11 34 (25.19%) GitHub
12 32 (23.70%) Terraform
13 31 (22.96%) REST
13 31 (22.96%) Azure
14 30 (22.22%) TDD
14 30 (22.22%) Windows
14 30 (22.22%) JavaScript
14 30 (22.22%) Bash Shell
15 29 (21.48%) Ansible
15 29 (21.48%) SQL
16 27 (20.00%) AWS
17 26 (19.26%) Puppet
17 26 (19.26%) Microservices
18 25 (18.52%) Security Cleared
18 25 (18.52%) Configuration Management
18 25 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
19 24 (17.78%) C#
19 24 (17.78%) PowerShell

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 10 (7.41%) Confluence
2 5 (3.70%) Apache
3 4 (2.96%) CMS
3 4 (2.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.96%) WordPress
4 3 (2.22%) Drupal
4 3 (2.22%) Headless CMS
4 3 (2.22%) nginx
5 2 (1.48%) DNN
5 2 (1.48%) Moodle
5 2 (1.48%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.48%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.74%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.74%) IIS
6 1 (0.74%) JBoss
6 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.74%) GIMP
2 1 (0.74%) InDesign
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.74%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 34 (25.19%) GitHub
2 31 (22.96%) Azure
3 27 (20.00%) AWS
4 15 (11.11%) Amazon ECS
5 11 (8.15%) Serverless
6 9 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (6.67%) Bitrise
7 7 (5.19%) AWS Fargate
8 5 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (3.70%) Amazon EKS
8 5 (3.70%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.96%) BrowserStack
9 4 (2.96%) CloudFront
9 4 (2.96%) PaaS
9 4 (2.96%) SaaS
9 4 (2.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (2.22%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (2.22%) GCP
10 3 (2.22%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.37%) Firewall
2 13 (9.63%) Reverse Proxy
2 13 (9.63%) VLAN
3 8 (5.93%) SNMP
4 6 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.96%) HTTP
6 3 (2.22%) DSL
7 2 (1.48%) IPv4
7 2 (1.48%) IPv6
7 2 (1.48%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.48%) LAN
7 2 (1.48%) SSL
7 2 (1.48%) Wireless
8 1 (0.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.63%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (9.63%) Relational Database
2 10 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.93%) MySQL
4 7 (5.19%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.44%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.48%) Big Data
7 2 (1.48%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.48%) Redis
8 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.74%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.74%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 59 (43.70%) Jenkins
2 36 (26.67%) JIRA
3 35 (25.93%) GitLab
4 15 (11.11%) Selenium
5 14 (10.37%) Subversion
6 13 (9.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (8.89%) Bitbucket
8 8 (5.93%) Visual Studio
9 7 (5.19%) Cucumber
9 7 (5.19%) webpack
10 6 (4.44%) JUnit
10 6 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (3.70%) Gradle
11 5 (3.70%) Maven
11 5 (3.70%) SpecFlow
12 4 (2.96%) Android Studio
12 4 (2.96%) CMake
12 4 (2.96%) FishEye
12 4 (2.96%) git-flow
13 3 (2.22%) Babel
General
1 7 (5.19%) Finance
2 4 (2.96%) Law
2 4 (2.96%) Public Sector
3 3 (2.22%) Automotive
3 3 (2.22%) Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Marketing
4 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.74%) Electronics
5 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Publishing
5 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (54.07%) Developer
2 26 (19.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (11.85%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.15%) Senior Developer
5 10 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
6 9 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (5.93%) Android Developer
7 8 (5.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 8 (5.93%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (4.44%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Consultant
8 6 (4.44%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.70%) AWS Developer
9 5 (3.70%) Development Engineer
9 5 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (3.70%) Software Development Engineer
10 4 (2.96%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.96%) REST
2 23 (17.04%) HTML
2 23 (17.04%) React
2 23 (17.04%) RESTful
3 22 (16.30%) JSON
4 21 (15.56%) CSS
4 21 (15.56%) Node.js
5 19 (14.07%) Web Services
6 16 (11.85%) Spring
7 13 (9.63%) .NET
8 12 (8.89%) HTML5
8 12 (8.89%) Spring Boot
9 11 (8.15%) Swagger
10 10 (7.41%) AngularJS
11 9 (6.67%) Kafka
11 9 (6.67%) RxJava
12 8 (5.93%) CSS3
12 8 (5.93%) gRPC
12 8 (5.93%) OpenJDK
12 8 (5.93%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.93%) Algorithms
1 8 (5.93%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (3.70%) Public Cloud
3 4 (2.96%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.96%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.96%) User Experience
4 3 (2.22%) Animation
4 3 (2.22%) Cloud Native
4 3 (2.22%) Clustering
4 3 (2.22%) CUDA
5 2 (1.48%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (1.48%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.48%) Life Science
5 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.48%) Renewable Energy
5 2 (1.48%) Replication
5 2 (1.48%) Robotics
5 2 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.41%) Linux
2 30 (22.22%) Windows
3 22 (16.30%) Android
4 19 (14.07%) CentOS
5 17 (12.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 14 (10.37%) Windows 10
8 13 (9.63%) Windows Server 2016
9 6 (4.44%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.96%) Unix
11 3 (2.22%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.48%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.74%) OpenWrt
13 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (60.74%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (47.41%) DevOps
3 52 (38.52%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (27.41%) Scrum
5 30 (22.22%) TDD
6 26 (19.26%) Microservices
7 25 (18.52%) Configuration Management
7 25 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (15.56%) Continuous Delivery
8 21 (15.56%) Test Automation
9 20 (14.81%) Open Source
10 18 (13.33%) Infrastructure as Code
10 18 (13.33%) Software Engineering
11 17 (12.59%) OO
12 15 (11.11%) Android Development
12 15 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
13 13 (9.63%) Mentoring
13 13 (9.63%) SOLID
14 11 (8.15%) Front End Development
14 11 (8.15%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (33.33%) Java
2 37 (27.41%) Python
3 30 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 30 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 29 (21.48%) SQL
5 24 (17.78%) C#
5 24 (17.78%) PowerShell
6 19 (14.07%) C++
7 15 (11.11%) Kotlin
8 12 (8.89%) TypeScript
9 11 (8.15%) ES6
10 10 (7.41%) Java 8
11 8 (5.93%) Go
12 7 (5.19%) PHP
13 6 (4.44%) C
13 6 (4.44%) Scala
14 5 (3.70%) Groovy
14 5 (3.70%) Shell Script
15 4 (2.96%) Ruby
16 3 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 19 (14.07%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.19%) Degree
4 5 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.70%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.22%) PhD
7 2 (1.48%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.48%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.74%) CAPM
8 1 (0.74%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.74%) ISEB
8 1 (0.74%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.74%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) SLA
2 2 (1.48%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) GDPR
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.74%) SEPA
3 1 (0.74%) TARGET2
System Software
1 54 (40.00%) Docker
2 13 (9.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.63%) vSphere
3 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 39 (28.89%) Kubernetes
2 32 (23.70%) Terraform
3 29 (21.48%) Ansible
4 26 (19.26%) Puppet
5 18 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (10.37%) Packer
7 9 (6.67%) Grafana
7 9 (6.67%) Prometheus
8 7 (5.19%) ZABBIX
9 3 (2.22%) Kibana
9 3 (2.22%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
11 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.74%) Nagios
11 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 14 (10.37%) VMware
3 10 (7.41%) Splunk
4 9 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.19%) Dell
5 7 (5.19%) EMC
6 6 (4.44%) Oracle
7 5 (3.70%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.96%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.22%) Sitecore
9 3 (2.22%) WooCommerce
10 2 (1.48%) F5
10 2 (1.48%) Perforce
11 1 (0.74%) Altera
11 1 (0.74%) Broadcom
11 1 (0.74%) MathWorks
11 1 (0.74%) Sonatype
11 1 (0.74%) Synopsys
11 1 (0.74%) WSO2
11 1 (0.74%) Xamarin