Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for git-flow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited git-flow over the 6 months to 9 December 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.

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England > South East
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 333 344 361
Rank change year-on-year +11 +17 -
Contract jobs citing git-flow 56 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.33% 0.17% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.70% 0.99% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 17 7
South East median daily rate £425 £500 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +72.41% -
10th Percentile £325 £349 £251
90th Percentile £538 £600 £415
England median daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £27.50 -
England median hourly rate - £100.00 -

git-flow 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 3,294 2,920 2,487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.52% 17.54% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,027 1,770 1,512
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £319 £310 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 84 76
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £33.50 £26.00 £32.50
90th Percentile £59.50 £57.75 £59.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing git-flow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for git-flow in the South East

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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-flow in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for git-flow in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing git-flow in the South East over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for git-flow in the South East

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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-flow within the South East region over the 6 months to 9 December 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 +17 26 £425 -17.07% 1
Hampshire -2 22 £425 +32.81%
Buckinghamshire +21 13 £500 +17.65% 1
Berkshire -2 11 £425 -19.05%
Surrey - 6 £525 - 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £465 -
West Sussex -10 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing git-flow 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-flow.

1 47 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (66.07%) HTML
2 37 (66.07%) Java
3 36 (64.29%) CSS
4 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
5 33 (58.93%) BDD
6 31 (55.36%) NoSQL
7 30 (53.57%) Git (software)
8 26 (46.43%) AngularJS
8 26 (46.43%) Jenkins
9 24 (42.86%) Selenium
10 20 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (35.71%) GitHub
10 20 (35.71%) HTML5
11 19 (33.93%) JIRA
11 19 (33.93%) J2EE
11 19 (33.93%) Protractor
11 19 (33.93%) Angular 2
11 19 (33.93%) Cloudant
12 18 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (30.36%) Spring
14 14 (25.00%) MongoDB
14 14 (25.00%) TDD
15 13 (23.21%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (23.21%) MySQL
15 13 (23.21%) JUnit
15 13 (23.21%) RESTful
15 13 (23.21%) DevOps
16 12 (21.43%) Java 8
16 12 (21.43%) Maven

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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 3 (5.36%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.57%) Confluence
2 2 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.71%) GitHub
2 18 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.79%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.79%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) DSL
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (55.36%) NoSQL
2 19 (33.93%) Cloudant
3 14 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 13 (23.21%) MySQL
4 13 (23.21%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.57%) NuoDB
7 1 (1.79%) DB2
7 1 (1.79%) MS Access
7 1 (1.79%) Power BI
7 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 26 (46.43%) Jenkins
3 24 (42.86%) Selenium
4 19 (33.93%) JIRA
4 19 (33.93%) Protractor
5 13 (23.21%) JUnit
6 12 (21.43%) Maven
6 12 (21.43%) Mockito
7 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
8 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
8 5 (8.93%) GitLab
9 2 (3.57%) SpecFlow
9 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.79%) Android Studio
10 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (78.57%) Developer
2 22 (39.29%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (17.86%) Senior Developer
4 8 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Angular Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Backend Developer
7 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Developer in Test
7 3 (5.36%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (5.36%) HTML Developer
7 3 (5.36%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Release Manager
7 3 (5.36%) UI Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (66.07%) HTML
2 36 (64.29%) CSS
3 26 (46.43%) AngularJS
4 20 (35.71%) HTML5
5 19 (33.93%) Angular 2
5 19 (33.93%) J2EE
6 17 (30.36%) Spring
7 13 (23.21%) RESTful
8 11 (19.64%) JSON
9 9 (16.07%) REST
10 7 (12.50%) .NET
11 5 (8.93%) Spring Boot
12 3 (5.36%) Akka
12 3 (5.36%) Node.js
13 2 (3.57%) .NET Core
13 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
13 2 (3.57%) Android SDK
13 2 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
13 2 (3.57%) jQuery
13 2 (3.57%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.36%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) Fintech
4 1 (1.79%) BBC
4 1 (1.79%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.79%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Android
3 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.79%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) VMS
3 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (58.93%) BDD
3 20 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (25.00%) TDD
5 13 (23.21%) DevOps
6 11 (19.64%) Front End Development
6 11 (19.64%) MVC
7 10 (17.86%) Microservices
8 9 (16.07%) API Development
9 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 7 (12.50%) OO
11 6 (10.71%) Scrum
11 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
12 5 (8.93%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (8.93%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (8.93%) OOD
12 5 (8.93%) SOLID
13 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
13 3 (5.36%) Kanban
13 3 (5.36%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) Java
2 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.43%) Java 8
4 5 (8.93%) C#
4 5 (8.93%) SQL
5 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.14%) Python
6 3 (5.36%) Ruby
7 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.79%) Groovy
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) Scala
8 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.14%) Ansible
2 4 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.36%) Puppet
4 2 (3.57%) Kibana
4 2 (3.57%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle