Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 39 67
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28 +41
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 961 697 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.72% 4.48% 3.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.79% 30.15% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 411 343
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £292
90th Percentile £575 £553 £488
England median daily rate £479 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +6.39% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 10
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £44.19 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.84% +3.96% -5.56%
10th Percentile £38.75 £38.13 £32.39
90th Percentile £57.00 £48.06 £48.88
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -

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 3,023 2,312 2,542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.00% 14.87% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,841 1,326 1,613
South East median daily rate £450 £405 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +7.28% +4.14%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £269
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 77 96
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +17.33%
10th Percentile £28.10 £17.25 £31.25
90th Percentile £67.25 £71.84 £58.75
England median hourly rate £43.00 £41.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year +4.88% -2.96% +14.19%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +4 413 £425 +1.19% 136
Surrey +12 240 £500 +17.65% 53
Hampshire +26 190 £475 +11.76% 65
Buckinghamshire +8 172 £425 +21.43% 17
Berkshire +16 144 £400 -12.47% 79
Oxfordshire -5 96 £438 +2.94% 40
West Sussex -16 65 £500 - 21
East Sussex +5 25 £515 +47.14% 33
Kent -1 15 £525 +54.41% 31
Middlesex 0 10 £425 +22.30% 2
Sussex - 1 - -
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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).

1 506 (52.65%) Jenkins
2 501 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
3 429 (44.64%) Java
4 384 (39.96%) Continuous Integration
5 372 (38.71%) Linux
6 368 (38.29%) JavaScript
7 336 (34.96%) DevOps
8 329 (34.24%) HTML
9 311 (32.36%) CSS
10 277 (28.82%) REST
11 273 (28.41%) TDD
12 233 (24.25%) Web Services
13 221 (23.00%) Test Automation
14 214 (22.27%) Scrum
15 212 (22.06%) AngularJS
16 206 (21.44%) Spring
17 203 (21.12%) JIRA
18 201 (20.92%) Node.js
19 182 (18.94%) Docker
19 182 (18.94%) Python
20 177 (18.42%) RESTful
21 176 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
22 161 (16.75%) HTML5
23 155 (16.13%) BDD
24 153 (15.92%) JSON
25 150 (15.61%) Relational Database
26 148 (15.40%) Web Development
27 144 (14.98%) Oracle
28 143 (14.88%) SQL
29 139 (14.46%) Microservices

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
1 104 (10.82%) Confluence
2 98 (10.20%) Apache
3 56 (5.83%) WebLogic
4 53 (5.52%) Apache Spark
4 53 (5.52%) Tomcat
5 49 (5.10%) JBoss
6 43 (4.47%) OpenStack
7 31 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
8 28 (2.91%) CMS
8 28 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (2.19%) nginx
10 20 (2.08%) Drupal
11 17 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 15 (1.56%) IIS
13 9 (0.94%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
14 8 (0.83%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.83%) WordPress
15 6 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 6 (0.62%) Jetty
Applications
1 17 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.31%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.21%) GIMP
6 2 (0.21%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.52%) Magento
3 3 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 176 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (9.26%) OpenShift
3 85 (8.84%) GitHub
4 79 (8.22%) PaaS
5 69 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 68 (7.08%) IaaS
7 60 (6.24%) Serverless
8 30 (3.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 29 (3.02%) AWS Lambda
10 27 (2.81%) npm
11 26 (2.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 25 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
13 24 (2.50%) Amazon S3
13 24 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
14 22 (2.29%) NuGet
15 16 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
16 13 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
17 10 (1.04%) SaaS
18 9 (0.94%) Google Analytics
19 8 (0.83%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 72 (7.49%) HTTP
2 50 (5.20%) Firewall
2 50 (5.20%) TCP/IP
3 27 (2.81%) SSL
4 22 (2.29%) Internet
5 21 (2.19%) Kerberos
6 13 (1.35%) DNS
7 10 (1.04%) FTP
8 6 (0.62%) SMS
8 6 (0.62%) SMTP
9 5 (0.52%) SSH
10 3 (0.31%) DOCSIS
10 3 (0.31%) DVB
11 2 (0.21%) 3GPP
11 2 (0.21%) DHCP
11 2 (0.21%) DSL
11 2 (0.21%) IKE
11 2 (0.21%) LTE
11 2 (0.21%) SNMP
11 2 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (15.61%) Relational Database
2 124 (12.90%) MongoDB
3 96 (9.99%) MySQL
4 90 (9.37%) Redis
5 86 (8.95%) PostgreSQL
6 77 (8.01%) SQL Server
7 74 (7.70%) Big Data
8 63 (6.56%) NoSQL
9 61 (6.35%) Hadoop
10 45 (4.68%) HBase
11 31 (3.23%) Parquet
12 29 (3.02%) Oracle Database
13 28 (2.91%) NuoDB
14 27 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
15 25 (2.60%) RDBMS
16 19 (1.98%) MariaDB
17 16 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
18 12 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 8 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
19 8 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 506 (52.65%) Jenkins
2 203 (21.12%) JIRA
3 126 (13.11%) Subversion
4 116 (12.07%) Selenium
5 90 (9.37%) Maven
6 89 (9.26%) JUnit
7 82 (8.53%) Cucumber
8 69 (7.18%) Gradle
9 64 (6.66%) Eclipse
10 58 (6.04%) IntelliJ
10 58 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 53 (5.52%) gulp
11 53 (5.52%) Mocha
12 52 (5.41%) webpack
13 46 (4.79%) Visual Studio
14 44 (4.58%) Artifactory
14 44 (4.58%) Sonatype Nexus
15 43 (4.47%) Bitbucket
16 41 (4.27%) GitLab
17 34 (3.54%) git-flow
General
1 134 (13.94%) Finance
2 62 (6.45%) Banking
3 42 (4.37%) Retail
4 12 (1.25%) Games
4 12 (1.25%) Telecoms
5 9 (0.94%) Marketing
6 7 (0.73%) International Banking
6 7 (0.73%) Publishing
7 6 (0.62%) Advertising
7 6 (0.62%) Retail Banking
8 5 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.42%) Law
9 4 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.21%) Automotive
11 2 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.10%) French Language
12 1 (0.10%) German Language
12 1 (0.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 627 (65.24%) Developer
2 201 (20.92%) Java Developer
3 144 (14.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 86 (8.95%) Full Stack Developer
5 71 (7.39%) Python Developer
6 63 (6.56%) React Developer
7 60 (6.24%) Django Developer
7 60 (6.24%) Node.js Developer
7 60 (6.24%) Python/Django Developer
8 56 (5.83%) Senior Developer
9 50 (5.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 44 (4.58%) Angular Developer
11 38 (3.95%) Architect
11 38 (3.95%) Scala Developer
12 36 (3.75%) JavaScript Developer
13 30 (3.12%) .NET Developer
13 30 (3.12%) Big Data Developer
14 29 (3.02%) AWS DevOps
14 29 (3.02%) C# Developer
14 29 (3.02%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (34.24%) HTML
2 311 (32.36%) CSS
3 277 (28.82%) REST
4 233 (24.25%) Web Services
5 212 (22.06%) AngularJS
6 206 (21.44%) Spring
7 201 (20.92%) Node.js
8 177 (18.42%) RESTful
9 161 (16.75%) HTML5
10 153 (15.92%) JSON
11 134 (13.94%) SOAP
12 128 (13.32%) jQuery
13 125 (13.01%) CSS3
14 117 (12.17%) React
15 102 (10.61%) XML
16 97 (10.09%) .NET
17 93 (9.68%) RabbitMQ
18 82 (8.53%) Django
19 81 (8.43%) Kafka
20 74 (7.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 61 (6.35%) User Experience
2 56 (5.83%) Greenfield Project
3 51 (5.31%) Linux Command Line
4 43 (4.47%) Mobile App
5 37 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 32 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (2.81%) Computer Science
8 24 (2.50%) Fat Client
8 24 (2.50%) Thin Client
9 23 (2.39%) Clustering
10 18 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
12 14 (1.46%) Data Structures
12 14 (1.46%) Public Cloud
13 9 (0.94%) iPad
14 8 (0.83%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.83%) Data Centre
14 8 (0.83%) Fintech
14 8 (0.83%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 372 (38.71%) Linux
2 134 (13.94%) Unix
3 92 (9.57%) Windows
4 46 (4.79%) Android
4 46 (4.79%) Apple iOS
5 31 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (2.19%) CentOS
7 20 (2.08%) Ubuntu
8 13 (1.35%) Mac OS X
9 10 (1.04%) Debian
10 2 (0.21%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.21%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.21%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.10%) AIX
11 1 (0.10%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.10%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
2 384 (39.96%) Continuous Integration
3 336 (34.96%) DevOps
4 273 (28.41%) TDD
5 221 (23.00%) Test Automation
6 214 (22.27%) Scrum
7 155 (16.13%) BDD
8 148 (15.40%) Web Development
9 139 (14.46%) Microservices
10 132 (13.74%) Unit Testing
11 125 (13.01%) Continuous Delivery
12 110 (11.45%) Configuration Management
13 106 (11.03%) MVC
14 91 (9.47%) SDLC
15 85 (8.84%) Open Source
16 81 (8.43%) OO
17 77 (8.01%) Workflow
18 76 (7.91%) Software Engineering
19 71 (7.39%) Front End Development
19 71 (7.39%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 429 (44.64%) Java
2 368 (38.29%) JavaScript
3 182 (18.94%) Python
4 143 (14.88%) SQL
5 118 (12.28%) C#
6 83 (8.64%) Ruby
7 71 (7.39%) TypeScript
8 68 (7.08%) Shell Script
9 60 (6.24%) PHP
10 53 (5.52%) C++
11 50 (5.20%) ES6
12 49 (5.10%) Bash Shell
13 47 (4.89%) Perl
13 47 (4.89%) Scala
14 46 (4.79%) Java 8
15 33 (3.43%) Groovy
16 29 (3.02%) PowerShell
17 21 (2.19%) C
18 17 (1.77%) Apple Swift
19 16 (1.66%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 107 (11.13%) Degree
2 30 (3.12%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.39%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (1.77%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (0.73%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.62%) AWS Certification
8 5 (0.52%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.21%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (7.80%) QA
2 11 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.42%) GDPR
6 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.21%) IEC 62304
6 2 (0.21%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.21%) SLA
7 1 (0.10%) PSD2
System Software
1 182 (18.94%) Docker
2 58 (6.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 41 (4.27%) HDFS
4 28 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (0.52%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.31%) vSphere
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.10%) LXC
11 1 (0.10%) vCloud
11 1 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 132 (13.74%) Puppet
2 103 (10.72%) Ansible
3 76 (7.91%) Opscode Chef
4 54 (5.62%) Hadoop YARN
5 52 (5.41%) Terraform
6 30 (3.12%) Kibana
7 29 (3.02%) Kubernetes
8 21 (2.19%) Grafana
9 13 (1.35%) SELinux
10 10 (1.04%) Opsview
11 9 (0.94%) Red Hat Satellite
12 8 (0.83%) logstash
13 7 (0.73%) HP ALM
14 6 (0.62%) BladeLogic
15 5 (0.52%) Galera Cluster
15 5 (0.52%) OpenNebula
15 5 (0.52%) Packer
16 3 (0.31%) Capistrano
16 3 (0.31%) HAProxy
17 2 (0.21%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 144 (14.98%) Oracle
2 66 (6.87%) Red Hat
3 62 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 50 (5.20%) VMware
5 44 (4.58%) IBM
6 38 (3.95%) Google
7 26 (2.71%) Hortonworks
8 21 (2.19%) webMethods
9 19 (1.98%) Adobe
10 18 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (1.46%) Splunk
12 9 (0.94%) Atlassian
12 9 (0.94%) New Relic
13 8 (0.83%) Apple
14 7 (0.73%) SAP
15 6 (0.62%) Talend
15 6 (0.62%) Xamarin
16 5 (0.52%) Cisco
16 5 (0.52%) hybris
16 5 (0.52%) Tableau