Period
to 4 April 2020

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 4 April 2020 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
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 34 36
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 +7
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 379 906 941
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 3.92% 5.79% 5.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.85% 29.30% 31.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 594 563
Median daily rate £453 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.71% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £319
90th Percentile £606 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £479
% change year-on-year - +4.44% +6.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 17
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.00% +11.11% +1.84%
10th Percentile £22.23 £41.50 £41.70
90th Percentile £55.23 £52.50 £54.00
England median hourly rate £42.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -16.00% +11.11% +9.76%

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 1,361 3,092 3,025
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.07% 19.75% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 810 1,955 1,849
Median daily rate £450 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +12.36%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £310
90th Percentile £588 £588 £579
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 48 71
Median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11% +9.76%
10th Percentile £18.25 £37.28 £29.00
90th Percentile £57.00 £57.88 £67.25
Median hourly rate £42.00 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -2.33% -4.44% +9.76%

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 4 April 2020.

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)
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Git (software) in the South East over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

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 4 April 2020. 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 -5 187 £450 -5.26% 99
Berkshire -11 103 £475 -4.04% 43
Hampshire -17 90 £493 +9.44% 49
Surrey -5 62 £475 -4.04% 45
Buckinghamshire -5 46 £450 -7.69% 14
Oxfordshire -2 38 £450 +16.88% 42
West Sussex -9 34 £425 -5.56% 16
Kent -2 6 £350 -5.41% 8
East Sussex -2 5 £450 -5.26% 11
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, 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).

1 209 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (42.74%) DevOps
3 131 (34.56%) Python
4 125 (32.98%) Jenkins
5 120 (31.66%) HTML
6 117 (30.87%) Java
7 115 (30.34%) JavaScript
8 114 (30.08%) CSS
9 111 (29.29%) SQL
10 103 (27.18%) Azure
11 98 (25.86%) Docker
12 97 (25.59%) Linux
13 92 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
14 90 (23.75%) Test Automation
15 85 (22.43%) .NET
16 84 (22.16%) C#
16 84 (22.16%) Scrum
17 73 (19.26%) Ansible
18 69 (18.21%) AWS
19 64 (16.89%) TDD
20 63 (16.62%) Software Engineering
20 63 (16.62%) Web Services
20 63 (16.62%) Kubernetes
20 63 (16.62%) AngularJS
21 60 (15.83%) Selenium
22 59 (15.57%) Terraform
23 57 (15.04%) JIRA
24 55 (14.51%) Microsoft
25 52 (13.72%) HTML5
26 51 (13.46%) REST

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 31 (8.18%) Confluence
1 31 (8.18%) Tomcat
2 28 (7.39%) Apache
3 20 (5.28%) Apache Spark
4 18 (4.75%) CMS
5 17 (4.49%) Jupyter
6 12 (3.17%) nginx
7 10 (2.64%) Cloud Foundry
8 8 (2.11%) Drupal
8 8 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (1.85%) JBoss
9 7 (1.85%) SharePoint
10 6 (1.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (1.32%) GemFire
11 5 (1.32%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.32%) WebSphere
12 4 (1.06%) Headless CMS
13 3 (0.79%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.79%) Red Hat Fuse
13 3 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.79%) Sketch
4 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.06%) Magento
3 2 (0.53%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 103 (27.18%) Azure
2 69 (18.21%) AWS
3 24 (6.33%) Serverless
4 23 (6.07%) GitHub
5 22 (5.80%) PaaS
6 21 (5.54%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (5.01%) AWS Lambda
8 17 (4.49%) Amazon S3
9 16 (4.22%) Amazon ECS
9 16 (4.22%) OpenShift
10 14 (3.69%) Azure Machine Learning
11 13 (3.43%) GCP
12 12 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
13 10 (2.64%) Amazon Kinesis
14 9 (2.37%) npm
15 8 (2.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 8 (2.11%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (2.11%) Amazon EMR
16 7 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
16 7 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.49%) HTTP
2 16 (4.22%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.43%) DSL
4 12 (3.17%) DNS
5 10 (2.64%) SSL
6 6 (1.58%) DHCP
6 6 (1.58%) Firewall
7 4 (1.06%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.06%) LAN
7 4 (1.06%) SSH
7 4 (1.06%) tcpdump
8 3 (0.79%) BGP
8 3 (0.79%) Internet
8 3 (0.79%) WAN
9 2 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.53%) Skype
9 2 (0.53%) SNMP
9 2 (0.53%) VLAN
9 2 (0.53%) VPN
9 2 (0.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.50%) MySQL
3 35 (9.23%) NoSQL
4 29 (7.65%) MongoDB
5 20 (5.28%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (3.69%) Geospatial Data
8 12 (3.17%) Big Data
9 10 (2.64%) GIS
10 9 (2.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 9 (2.37%) Azure SQL Database
10 9 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.37%) Pentaho
11 8 (2.11%) MariaDB
12 7 (1.85%) Cosmos DB
12 7 (1.85%) Data Lake
12 7 (1.85%) DB2
12 7 (1.85%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 125 (32.98%) Jenkins
2 60 (15.83%) Selenium
3 57 (15.04%) JIRA
4 46 (12.14%) Subversion
5 40 (10.55%) Cucumber
6 26 (6.86%) Maven
7 25 (6.60%) Sonatype Nexus
8 17 (4.49%) Bitbucket
8 17 (4.49%) Mercurial
8 17 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (4.49%) Visual Studio Team System
9 16 (4.22%) JUnit
10 15 (3.96%) SonarQube
11 13 (3.43%) Ant
11 13 (3.43%) Gradle
12 11 (2.90%) FindBugs
12 11 (2.90%) JMeter
12 11 (2.90%) Log4j
12 11 (2.90%) Vagrant
13 10 (2.64%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 31 (8.18%) Finance
2 14 (3.69%) Banking
3 10 (2.64%) Retail
4 7 (1.85%) Public Sector
5 5 (1.32%) Marketing
6 3 (0.79%) Law
6 3 (0.79%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.53%) Local Government
7 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.53%) Publishing
8 1 (0.26%) Advertising
8 1 (0.26%) Automotive
8 1 (0.26%) Billing
8 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Electronics
8 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 196 (51.72%) Developer
2 47 (12.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 40 (10.55%) .NET Developer
4 39 (10.29%) Java Developer
5 25 (6.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 22 (5.80%) React Developer
6 22 (5.80%) Software Developer
7 20 (5.28%) Software Engineer
8 18 (4.75%) Angular Developer
8 18 (4.75%) Senior Developer
9 17 (4.49%) Data Scientist
10 16 (4.22%) Automation Engineer
11 15 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (3.69%) Full Stack Developer
13 13 (3.43%) Analyst
13 13 (3.43%) C# Developer
14 11 (2.90%) Tester
15 10 (2.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 10 (2.64%) Java Software Developer
15 10 (2.64%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (31.66%) HTML
2 114 (30.08%) CSS
3 85 (22.43%) .NET
4 63 (16.62%) AngularJS
4 63 (16.62%) Web Services
5 52 (13.72%) HTML5
6 51 (13.46%) REST
7 48 (12.66%) Node.js
8 44 (11.61%) ASP.NET
8 44 (11.61%) JSON
9 40 (10.55%) Spring
10 38 (10.03%) SOAP
11 37 (9.76%) RESTful
12 36 (9.50%) XML
13 31 (8.18%) React
14 28 (7.39%) CSS3
15 27 (7.12%) .NET Framework
15 27 (7.12%) Sass
16 26 (6.86%) jQuery
17 22 (5.80%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.96%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.90%) Smart City
4 10 (2.64%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (2.64%) User Experience
5 9 (2.37%) Lidar
6 8 (2.11%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.85%) Clustering
7 7 (1.85%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.32%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (0.79%) Handset
10 3 (0.79%) VHDL
11 2 (0.53%) Blog
11 2 (0.53%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.53%) Life Science
11 2 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 97 (25.59%) Linux
2 39 (10.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 39 (10.29%) Windows
3 30 (7.92%) Unix
4 21 (5.54%) CentOS
5 15 (3.96%) Android
5 15 (3.96%) Ubuntu
6 11 (2.90%) Debian
7 8 (2.11%) AIX
8 7 (1.85%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.32%) Windows Server
10 4 (1.06%) Solaris
10 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2016
11 2 (0.53%) HPUX
11 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.53%) SUSE
11 2 (0.53%) VMS
11 2 (0.53%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.53%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (42.74%) DevOps
3 92 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
4 90 (23.75%) Test Automation
5 84 (22.16%) Scrum
6 64 (16.89%) TDD
7 63 (16.62%) Software Engineering
8 47 (12.40%) BDD
9 45 (11.87%) MVC
10 43 (11.35%) SDLC
11 35 (9.23%) Microservices
12 32 (8.44%) Configuration Management
12 32 (8.44%) Kanban
13 30 (7.92%) Open Source
13 30 (7.92%) Problem-Solving
14 29 (7.65%) Front End Development
15 28 (7.39%) Unit Testing
16 27 (7.12%) Infrastructure as Code
17 26 (6.86%) Analytics
18 24 (6.33%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 131 (34.56%) Python
2 117 (30.87%) Java
3 115 (30.34%) JavaScript
4 111 (29.29%) SQL
5 84 (22.16%) C#
6 42 (11.08%) PowerShell
7 36 (9.50%) Bash Shell
8 29 (7.65%) T-SQL
9 23 (6.07%) C
10 22 (5.80%) C++
11 20 (5.28%) TypeScript
12 19 (5.01%) Perl
12 19 (5.01%) Shell Script
13 18 (4.75%) Java 8
13 18 (4.75%) PHP
14 17 (4.49%) Groovy
15 12 (3.17%) Ruby
16 9 (2.37%) Go
16 9 (2.37%) Korn
17 8 (2.11%) ES6
Qualifications
1 38 (10.03%) Security Cleared
2 35 (9.23%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.80%) Degree
4 10 (2.64%) Master's Degree
5 9 (2.37%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (2.37%) PhD
6 7 (1.85%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.32%) ISEB
8 5 (1.32%) MCSE
9 4 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.79%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.53%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.53%) OCP
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.71%) QA
2 6 (1.58%) WCAG
3 2 (0.53%) GDPR
4 1 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.26%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 98 (25.86%) Docker
2 21 (5.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.64%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.58%) RACF
6 2 (0.53%) Firmware
6 2 (0.53%) GFS2
6 2 (0.53%) Samba
6 2 (0.53%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.53%) vSphere
7 1 (0.26%) HDFS
7 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.26%) NFS
7 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 73 (19.26%) Ansible
2 63 (16.62%) Kubernetes
3 59 (15.57%) Terraform
4 33 (8.71%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (7.92%) Puppet
6 10 (2.64%) vRealize
7 9 (2.37%) Grafana
7 9 (2.37%) Kibana
7 9 (2.37%) Packer
8 8 (2.11%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (2.11%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 8 (2.11%) ZABBIX
9 7 (1.85%) Consul
10 5 (1.32%) Prometheus
11 4 (1.06%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.53%) MIIS
12 2 (0.53%) OpenNebula
12 2 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.53%) SELinux
Vendors
1 55 (14.51%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.44%) Oracle
3 24 (6.33%) Red Hat
4 18 (4.75%) VMware
5 17 (4.49%) Google
6 14 (3.69%) Tableau
7 12 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (2.64%) Adobe
8 10 (2.64%) Atlassian
9 9 (2.37%) Xamarin
10 7 (1.85%) Splunk
11 5 (1.32%) Cloudera
12 4 (1.06%) SAP
13 3 (0.79%) CheckPoint
13 3 (0.79%) Databricks
13 3 (0.79%) HP
13 3 (0.79%) NetApp
13 3 (0.79%) Teradata
13 3 (0.79%) Xilinx
14 2 (0.53%) Tealium