Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 43 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 -1
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 156 719 1,007
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 4.42% 5.01% 6.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.19% 29.43% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 447 646
Median daily rate £465 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £323
90th Percentile £550 £576 £575
England median daily rate £475 £495 £475
% change year-on-year -4.04% +4.21% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 18
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.84 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.77% +2.94%
10th Percentile £45.91 £20.18 £35.00
90th Percentile £64.10 £52.50 £52.88
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% -

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 470 2,443 3,107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.31% 17.02% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 1,477 1,942
Median daily rate £460 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £313
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 60
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £20.73 £21.20 £31.90
90th Percentile £61.33 £76.00 £53.75
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Hampshire +13 62 £475 +5.56% 35
Thames Valley 0 57 £453 +0.59% 61
Berkshire +25 37 £475 +5.56% 26
West Sussex +10 16 £500 +17.65% 11
Surrey +1 14 £400 -20.00% 16
Buckinghamshire -12 11 £476 +12.08% 11
Oxfordshire +2 9 £350 -17.65% 24
Kent +28 3 £396 +24.31% 6
East Sussex +6 2 £463 +5.11% 13
Sussex +3 1 £550 - 1
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 83 (53.21%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (47.44%) DevOps
3 67 (42.95%) Continuous Integration
4 61 (39.10%) Jenkins
5 58 (37.18%) Java
6 46 (29.49%) Linux
7 45 (28.85%) Docker
8 43 (27.56%) JIRA
9 40 (25.64%) Kubernetes
10 39 (25.00%) GitHub
11 37 (23.72%) Terraform
12 36 (23.08%) Test Automation
12 36 (23.08%) Security Cleared
12 36 (23.08%) C#
13 35 (22.44%) JavaScript
14 34 (21.79%) Python
14 34 (21.79%) SC Cleared
15 31 (19.87%) REST
16 28 (17.95%) Windows
16 28 (17.95%) HTML
17 27 (17.31%) Web Services
17 27 (17.31%) Configuration Management
17 27 (17.31%) Azure
18 26 (16.67%) RESTful
18 26 (16.67%) Microservices
18 26 (16.67%) Ansible
18 26 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 26 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
19 25 (16.03%) PowerShell
19 25 (16.03%) Software Engineering

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 16 (10.26%) Confluence
2 14 (8.97%) Apache
3 13 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 9 (5.77%) AquaLogic
4 9 (5.77%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (4.49%) CMS
6 4 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.56%) WordPress
7 3 (1.92%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.92%) Headless CMS
7 3 (1.92%) JBoss
7 3 (1.92%) nginx
8 2 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.28%) Anypoint
8 2 (1.28%) Moodle
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.64%) DNN
9 1 (0.64%) Liferay
9 1 (0.64%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Sketch
2 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.64%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.64%) GIMP
3 1 (0.64%) InDesign
3 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (7.05%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.28%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.64%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 39 (25.00%) GitHub
2 27 (17.31%) Azure
3 24 (15.38%) AWS
4 13 (8.33%) Amazon S3
5 11 (7.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 11 (7.05%) Serverless
6 10 (6.41%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (4.49%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (3.21%) AWS CloudTrail
10 5 (3.21%) AWS CodePipeline
10 5 (3.21%) BrowserStack
11 4 (2.56%) AWS CodeBuild
11 4 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (2.56%) Coveralls
11 4 (2.56%) npm
12 3 (1.92%) Amazon Glacier
12 3 (1.92%) Firebase
12 3 (1.92%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.46%) Firewall
2 19 (12.18%) Reverse Proxy
2 19 (12.18%) VLAN
3 12 (7.69%) Ethernet
4 11 (7.05%) SNMP
5 7 (4.49%) HTTP
6 4 (2.56%) DNS
7 2 (1.28%) DSL
7 2 (1.28%) SSH
7 2 (1.28%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.64%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.64%) Skype
8 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.62%) Relational Database
2 14 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 10 (6.41%) MySQL
5 9 (5.77%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (5.77%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (3.85%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.21%) Big Data
7 5 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.21%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.56%) GIS
9 3 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.92%) DB2
9 3 (1.92%) DB2 UDB
10 2 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.64%) Impala
Development Applications
1 61 (39.10%) Jenkins
2 43 (27.56%) JIRA
3 24 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 23 (14.74%) GitLab
5 20 (12.82%) Maven
6 18 (11.54%) Selenium
6 18 (11.54%) Subversion
7 12 (7.69%) Bitbucket
8 10 (6.41%) JUnit
9 9 (5.77%) webpack
10 8 (5.13%) Gradle
10 8 (5.13%) SpecFlow
10 8 (5.13%) Visual Studio
11 7 (4.49%) Eclipse
12 6 (3.85%) Ant
12 6 (3.85%) Cucumber
12 6 (3.85%) git-flow
12 6 (3.85%) Grunt
12 6 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (8.33%) Public Sector
2 9 (5.77%) Finance
3 6 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (1.28%) Legal
4 2 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.64%) Electronics
5 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.64%) Games
5 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Law
5 1 (0.64%) Marketing
5 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (43.59%) Developer
2 33 (21.15%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (12.82%) Java Developer
4 16 (10.26%) Software Engineer
5 12 (7.69%) Firmware Engineer
5 12 (7.69%) FPGA Engineer
5 12 (7.69%) VHDL Engineer
6 9 (5.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (5.13%) Android Developer
8 7 (4.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.49%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (4.49%) Senior Developer
9 6 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
9 6 (3.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (3.85%) Consultant
9 6 (3.85%) Test Engineer
10 5 (3.21%) Azure Software Engineer
10 5 (3.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (19.87%) REST
2 28 (17.95%) HTML
3 27 (17.31%) Web Services
4 26 (16.67%) RESTful
5 25 (16.03%) CSS
6 22 (14.10%) SOAP
7 19 (12.18%) Node.js
7 19 (12.18%) XML
8 18 (11.54%) Swagger
9 17 (10.90%) .NET
10 16 (10.26%) React
11 15 (9.62%) Spring
12 12 (7.69%) AngularJS
12 12 (7.69%) JMS
12 12 (7.69%) XSLT
13 11 (7.05%) Elastic Stack
13 11 (7.05%) gRPC
13 11 (7.05%) JPA
13 11 (7.05%) Sass
14 10 (6.41%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 12 (7.69%) VHDL
2 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.49%) User Experience
4 6 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (3.21%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.92%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.92%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.28%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.28%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.64%) Clustering
8 1 (0.64%) CUDA
8 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.64%) e-Health
8 1 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.64%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 46 (29.49%) Linux
2 28 (17.95%) Windows
3 26 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (14.74%) CentOS
5 21 (13.46%) Windows Server
6 20 (12.82%) Windows 10
7 19 (12.18%) Windows Server 2016
8 14 (8.97%) Android
9 13 (8.33%) Unix
10 6 (3.85%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.92%) Debian
11 3 (1.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (53.21%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (47.44%) DevOps
3 67 (42.95%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 27 (17.31%) Configuration Management
6 26 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
6 26 (16.67%) Microservices
7 25 (16.03%) Software Engineering
8 23 (14.74%) Continuous Deployment
8 23 (14.74%) Scrum
9 20 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (12.82%) TDD
10 15 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (7.05%) Front End Development
11 11 (7.05%) Migration
11 11 (7.05%) MVC
11 11 (7.05%) Systems Engineering
12 10 (6.41%) Android Development
12 10 (6.41%) OO
12 10 (6.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (37.18%) Java
2 36 (23.08%) C#
3 35 (22.44%) JavaScript
4 34 (21.79%) Python
5 25 (16.03%) PowerShell
6 23 (14.74%) SQL
7 20 (12.82%) Bash Shell
8 16 (10.26%) Go
9 14 (8.97%) Java 8
10 11 (7.05%) Scala
11 10 (6.41%) Ruby
12 7 (4.49%) ES6
12 7 (4.49%) Kotlin
12 7 (4.49%) PHP
13 6 (3.85%) C
13 6 (3.85%) Objective-C
14 5 (3.21%) Apple Swift
14 5 (3.21%) C++
14 5 (3.21%) Perl
15 4 (2.56%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 36 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 34 (21.79%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.77%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.21%) Degree
4 5 (3.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (2.56%) AWS Certification
5 4 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.92%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.28%) OCP
7 2 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.64%) CAPM
8 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.64%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.64%) PhD
8 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) QA
2 4 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.64%) GDPR
3 1 (0.64%) WCAG
System Software
1 45 (28.85%) Docker
2 21 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (12.18%) vSphere
4 12 (7.69%) Firmware
5 7 (4.49%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.92%) RACF
7 2 (1.28%) GFS2
7 2 (1.28%) Samba
7 2 (1.28%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 40 (25.64%) Kubernetes
2 37 (23.72%) Terraform
3 26 (16.67%) Ansible
4 25 (16.03%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (15.38%) Packer
6 22 (14.10%) Puppet
7 15 (9.62%) Prometheus
8 12 (7.69%) Grafana
9 11 (7.05%) ZABBIX
10 5 (3.21%) Kibana
11 2 (1.28%) Nessus
11 2 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (1.28%) SELinux
11 2 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (1.28%) vCenter Server
11 2 (1.28%) vRealize
12 1 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
12 1 (0.64%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.64%) Oozie
Vendors
1 21 (13.46%) VMware
2 20 (12.82%) Atlassian
2 20 (12.82%) Oracle
3 13 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.33%) Splunk
4 12 (7.69%) Xilinx
5 11 (7.05%) Dell
5 11 (7.05%) EMC
6 9 (5.77%) BEA
6 9 (5.77%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.85%) Adobe
7 6 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.21%) Google
8 5 (3.21%) SAP
9 4 (2.56%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.92%) OutSystems
10 3 (1.92%) Talend
11 2 (1.28%) MuleSoft
11 2 (1.28%) Thycotic
11 2 (1.28%) Workday