Period
to 21 September 2019

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 September 2019 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 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 31 31
Rank change year-on-year -12 0 +19
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 731 1,005 982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.10% 6.08% 5.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.81% 32.61% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 627 582
South East median daily rate £450 £455 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.10% +7.06% -
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £576 £575 £550
England median daily rate £495 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 15
South East median hourly rate £46.67 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.71% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32.61 £35.00 £19.49
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £49.65
England median hourly rate £45.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +7.06% - +6.25%

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 2,452 3,082 2,821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.10% 18.63% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,487 1,915 1,696
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £315 £305
90th Percentile £588 £575 £544
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 61 84
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £24.00 £26.50 £28.75
90th Percentile £78.75 £53.75 £77.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 September 2019.

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 September 2019.

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 September 2019. 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 -4 295 £450 +5.88% 118
Hampshire -22 178 £450 -7.69% 51
Surrey +2 143 £500 - 30
Berkshire -19 134 £450 +2.86% 51
Buckinghamshire -12 83 £425 +1.19% 23
Oxfordshire +29 79 £425 -5.56% 46
West Sussex +9 56 £425 -1.73% 21
East Sussex +14 45 £440 +11.75% 13
Kent -16 8 £338 +8.00% 28
Sussex -2 5 - -
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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).

1 425 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 313 (42.82%) JavaScript
3 240 (32.83%) HTML
4 237 (32.42%) DevOps
5 234 (32.01%) Jenkins
6 227 (31.05%) Java
7 218 (29.82%) CSS
8 192 (26.27%) Linux
8 192 (26.27%) TDD
9 190 (25.99%) Docker
10 187 (25.58%) AngularJS
11 177 (24.21%) .NET
12 174 (23.80%) C#
13 166 (22.71%) Continuous Integration
14 165 (22.57%) Test Automation
15 163 (22.30%) Python
16 162 (22.16%) Scrum
17 161 (22.02%) JIRA
18 160 (21.89%) SQL
19 151 (20.66%) AWS
20 145 (19.84%) Azure
21 143 (19.56%) Node.js
22 121 (16.55%) React
23 115 (15.73%) Software Engineering
24 112 (15.32%) Spring
25 103 (14.09%) SQL Server
26 101 (13.82%) Front End Development
27 99 (13.54%) Ansible
27 99 (13.54%) Selenium
28 93 (12.72%) Kubernetes

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 50 (6.84%) Apache
2 48 (6.57%) Tomcat
3 43 (5.88%) Confluence
4 24 (3.28%) Apache Spark
5 19 (2.60%) nginx
6 17 (2.33%) Drupal
7 15 (2.05%) JBoss
8 13 (1.78%) Cloud Foundry
9 12 (1.64%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.50%) WebLogic
11 10 (1.37%) GeoServer
12 8 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.96%) CMS
13 7 (0.96%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.82%) GemFire
14 6 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (0.68%) Jetty
15 5 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 4 (0.55%) ColdFusion
16 4 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.27%) Magento
5 1 (0.14%) Odoo
5 1 (0.14%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 151 (20.66%) AWS
2 145 (19.84%) Azure
3 63 (8.62%) GitHub
4 47 (6.43%) OpenShift
5 25 (3.42%) npm
6 24 (3.28%) Serverless
7 23 (3.15%) PaaS
8 21 (2.87%) GCP
8 21 (2.87%) SaaS
9 20 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
10 19 (2.60%) Amazon S3
11 15 (2.05%) Power Platform
12 14 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 14 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
13 12 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
13 12 (1.64%) Heroku
14 11 (1.50%) TestFlight
15 9 (1.23%) Amazon Kinesis
15 9 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
15 9 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.97%) HTTP
2 21 (2.87%) SSL
3 20 (2.74%) DNS
4 18 (2.46%) TCP/IP
5 16 (2.19%) DSL
6 14 (1.92%) Internet
7 7 (0.96%) FTP
8 6 (0.82%) Firewall
9 5 (0.68%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.55%) SNMP
11 3 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.41%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
11 3 (0.41%) SSH
12 2 (0.27%) Junos
12 2 (0.27%) Network Security
13 1 (0.14%) MPLS
13 1 (0.14%) MQTT
13 1 (0.14%) NetScaler
13 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (14.09%) SQL Server
2 56 (7.66%) Relational Database
3 52 (7.11%) NoSQL
4 44 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
5 43 (5.88%) MySQL
6 35 (4.79%) Big Data
6 35 (4.79%) MongoDB
7 25 (3.42%) Hadoop
8 23 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (2.05%) Power BI
11 14 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
11 14 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (1.78%) MariaDB
13 12 (1.64%) GIS
14 11 (1.50%) HBase
15 9 (1.23%) Data Mart
15 9 (1.23%) RDBMS
16 8 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 8 (1.09%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 234 (32.01%) Jenkins
2 161 (22.02%) JIRA
3 99 (13.54%) Selenium
4 90 (12.31%) Visual Studio Team System
5 76 (10.40%) Subversion
6 72 (9.85%) TeamCity
7 69 (9.44%) Bitbucket
8 51 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 50 (6.84%) Cucumber
9 50 (6.84%) Maven
10 47 (6.43%) JUnit
11 43 (5.88%) gulp
12 41 (5.61%) Visual Studio
13 39 (5.34%) Grunt
14 33 (4.51%) SonarQube
14 33 (4.51%) Sonatype Nexus
15 30 (4.10%) Gradle
16 29 (3.97%) webpack
17 24 (3.28%) JMeter
18 23 (3.15%) GitLab
General
1 62 (8.48%) Finance
2 20 (2.74%) Banking
3 15 (2.05%) Retail
4 12 (1.64%) Public Sector
5 11 (1.50%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.37%) Games
7 5 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.68%) Military
8 4 (0.55%) Local Government
8 4 (0.55%) Publishing
9 3 (0.41%) Automotive
9 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.41%) Legal
9 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.14%) Electronics
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Law
11 1 (0.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 424 (58.00%) Developer
2 95 (13.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 83 (11.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 69 (9.44%) Java Developer
5 58 (7.93%) Full Stack Developer
6 54 (7.39%) Software Engineer
7 53 (7.25%) .NET Developer
8 48 (6.57%) JavaScript Developer
9 46 (6.29%) Angular Developer
10 45 (6.16%) C# Developer
11 43 (5.88%) Senior Developer
12 42 (5.75%) Software Developer
13 30 (4.10%) C# .NET Developer
13 30 (4.10%) React Developer
14 24 (3.28%) AWS Engineer
15 21 (2.87%) Senior DevOps
15 21 (2.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 20 (2.74%) Analyst
16 20 (2.74%) AWS DevOps
17 19 (2.60%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (32.83%) HTML
2 218 (29.82%) CSS
3 187 (25.58%) AngularJS
4 177 (24.21%) .NET
5 143 (19.56%) Node.js
6 121 (16.55%) React
7 112 (15.32%) Spring
8 92 (12.59%) REST
9 90 (12.31%) HTML5
10 89 (12.18%) Web Services
11 73 (9.99%) ASP.NET
12 67 (9.17%) JSON
13 63 (8.62%) SOAP
14 62 (8.48%) Sass
15 58 (7.93%) RESTful
15 58 (7.93%) XML
16 51 (6.98%) jQuery
17 46 (6.29%) .NET Core
17 46 (6.29%) .NET Framework
18 44 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (4.38%) User Experience
2 31 (4.24%) Linux Command Line
3 30 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (2.74%) Algorithms
5 18 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (2.19%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.78%) Client/Server
7 13 (1.78%) Public Cloud
8 12 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (1.37%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.37%) EPoS
10 8 (1.09%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.09%) Replication
10 8 (1.09%) Virtual Team
11 6 (0.82%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.82%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.82%) Smart City
12 5 (0.68%) Life Science
12 5 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 192 (26.27%) Linux
2 67 (9.17%) Windows
3 57 (7.80%) Unix
4 39 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (4.10%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.92%) Android
7 13 (1.78%) Ubuntu
8 11 (1.50%) Windows Server
9 9 (1.23%) CentOS
10 7 (0.96%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.82%) AIX
11 6 (0.82%) Debian
12 4 (0.55%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.27%) Solaris
14 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.14%) Fedora
14 1 (0.14%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (32.42%) DevOps
3 192 (26.27%) TDD
4 166 (22.71%) Continuous Integration
5 165 (22.57%) Test Automation
6 162 (22.16%) Scrum
7 115 (15.73%) Software Engineering
8 101 (13.82%) Front End Development
9 75 (10.26%) BDD
9 75 (10.26%) MVC
9 75 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
10 74 (10.12%) Configuration Management
11 69 (9.44%) Unit Testing
12 58 (7.93%) Microservices
13 57 (7.80%) OO
14 54 (7.39%) Web Development
15 53 (7.25%) Kanban
16 50 (6.84%) SDLC
17 49 (6.70%) Open Source
18 48 (6.57%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 313 (42.82%) JavaScript
2 227 (31.05%) Java
3 174 (23.80%) C#
4 163 (22.30%) Python
5 160 (21.89%) SQL
6 70 (9.58%) PHP
7 59 (8.07%) PowerShell
8 50 (6.84%) TypeScript
9 44 (6.02%) Bash Shell
10 39 (5.34%) C++
11 37 (5.06%) ES6
12 34 (4.65%) Perl
13 33 (4.51%) Ruby
14 30 (4.10%) Java 8
15 29 (3.97%) Apple Swift
16 28 (3.83%) Groovy
17 26 (3.56%) T-SQL
18 24 (3.28%) C
18 24 (3.28%) Objective-C
19 23 (3.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (5.61%) Degree
2 29 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.23%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.96%) RHCSA
7 5 (0.68%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.55%) MCSE
8 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.55%) RHCE
9 3 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.41%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.41%) ISEB
9 3 (0.41%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.27%) PhD
11 1 (0.14%) CCNA
11 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.02%) QA
2 5 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.27%) GDPR
4 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.14%) HL7
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 190 (25.99%) Docker
2 21 (2.87%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.23%) HDFS
4 9 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.96%) LXC
6 6 (0.82%) RACF
7 3 (0.41%) NFS
7 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 3 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.41%) vSphere
8 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.14%) oVirt
8 1 (0.14%) RHEV
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.14%) zsh
Systems Management
1 99 (13.54%) Ansible
2 93 (12.72%) Kubernetes
3 55 (7.52%) Puppet
4 50 (6.84%) Terraform
5 45 (6.16%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (1.92%) Kibana
7 8 (1.09%) Grafana
7 8 (1.09%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (0.96%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.82%) Docker Swarm
9 6 (0.82%) logstash
10 5 (0.68%) Graphite
10 5 (0.68%) Nagios
10 5 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (0.55%) Prometheus
11 4 (0.55%) StatsD
11 4 (0.55%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.41%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.41%) vRealize
12 3 (0.41%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 79 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 43 (5.88%) Oracle
3 37 (5.06%) Red Hat
4 35 (4.79%) Atlassian
5 31 (4.24%) Google
6 18 (2.46%) VMware
7 17 (2.33%) IBM
8 15 (2.05%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 12 (1.64%) New Relic
10 11 (1.50%) Adobe
10 11 (1.50%) SAP
11 9 (1.23%) NCR
12 8 (1.09%) Databricks
12 8 (1.09%) Informatica
13 7 (0.96%) Cloudera
13 7 (0.96%) MuleSoft
13 7 (0.96%) Splunk
13 7 (0.96%) webMethods
14 6 (0.82%) Cisco
14 6 (0.82%) IBM Sterling