Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 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-flow
England > South East
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 322 332 356
Rank change year-on-year +10 +24 +41
Contract jobs citing git-flow 53 46 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.28% 0.058%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.69% 1.55% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 32 5
South East median daily rate £425 £563 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +66.67% -3.57%
10th Percentile £353 £413 £304
90th Percentile £555 £660 £423
England median daily rate £440 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -12.00% +17.65% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
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 3,140 2,963 2,247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.93% 17.82% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,955 1,825 1,342
South East median daily rate £450 £445 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +8.54% +9.33%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £300
90th Percentile £575 £579 £550
England median daily rate £495 £475 £432
% change year-on-year +4.21% +9.95% +3.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 78 66
South East median hourly rate £47.95 £45.70 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.93% +11.45% -6.82%
10th Percentile £35.00 £29.00 £28.13
90th Percentile £59.38 £67.25 £71.84
England median hourly rate £42.75 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.76% +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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 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
Hampshire +3 24 £410 +28.13%
Thames Valley -6 19 £425 -29.17%
Buckinghamshire +19 11 £550 +26.07%
Berkshire -6 8 £425 -19.05%
Surrey - 7 £519 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
East Sussex -8 1 - -
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England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 43 (81.13%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (75.47%) Java
3 39 (73.58%) JavaScript
4 36 (67.92%) CSS
5 34 (64.15%) HTML
6 31 (58.49%) NoSQL
7 29 (54.72%) AngularJS
8 27 (50.94%) BDD
8 27 (50.94%) Git (software)
9 24 (45.28%) Selenium
10 21 (39.62%) HTML5
10 21 (39.62%) Jenkins
10 21 (39.62%) GitHub
11 20 (37.74%) Spring
12 19 (35.85%) J2EE
12 19 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (35.85%) Protractor
12 19 (35.85%) Angular 2
12 19 (35.85%) Cloudant
13 18 (33.96%) JIRA
14 14 (26.42%) Amazon AWS
15 13 (24.53%) MongoDB
15 13 (24.53%) JUnit
15 13 (24.53%) Maven
15 13 (24.53%) Microservices
16 12 (22.64%) Front End Development
16 12 (22.64%) Java 8
16 12 (22.64%) PostgreSQL
16 12 (22.64%) MySQL
16 12 (22.64%) Mockito

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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 2 (3.77%) Confluence
2 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (39.62%) GitHub
2 14 (26.42%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.77%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (3.77%) Yarn
5 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (58.49%) NoSQL
2 19 (35.85%) Cloudant
3 13 (24.53%) MongoDB
4 12 (22.64%) MySQL
4 12 (22.64%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (20.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.77%) Power BI
7 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.89%) DB2
8 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (50.94%) Git (software)
2 24 (45.28%) Selenium
3 21 (39.62%) Jenkins
4 19 (35.85%) Protractor
5 18 (33.96%) JIRA
6 13 (24.53%) JUnit
6 13 (24.53%) Maven
7 12 (22.64%) Mockito
8 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
9 3 (5.66%) Vagrant
10 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket
10 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (3.77%) webpack
11 1 (1.89%) GitLab
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (88.68%) Developer
2 25 (47.17%) Java Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Senior Developer
4 11 (20.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (18.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (9.43%) Test Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Agile Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Backend Developer
8 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Developer in Test
8 3 (5.66%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.66%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (5.66%) HTML Developer
8 3 (5.66%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.66%) UI Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) CSS
2 34 (64.15%) HTML
3 29 (54.72%) AngularJS
4 21 (39.62%) HTML5
5 20 (37.74%) Spring
6 19 (35.85%) Angular 2
6 19 (35.85%) J2EE
7 11 (20.75%) RESTful
8 10 (18.87%) JSON
9 8 (15.09%) REST
9 8 (15.09%) Spring Boot
10 7 (13.21%) .NET
11 6 (11.32%) Akka
11 6 (11.32%) Node.js
11 6 (11.32%) React
12 4 (7.55%) JPA
13 3 (5.66%) ActiveMQ
13 3 (5.66%) JMS
13 3 (5.66%) Kafka
13 3 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.55%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Fintech
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) BBC
4 1 (1.89%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.89%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) VMS
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (81.13%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.94%) BDD
3 19 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (24.53%) Microservices
5 12 (22.64%) Front End Development
5 12 (22.64%) TDD
6 11 (20.75%) Test Automation
7 10 (18.87%) OO
8 9 (16.98%) MVC
9 8 (15.09%) API Development
10 7 (13.21%) DevOps
10 7 (13.21%) Scrum
11 6 (11.32%) Kanban
11 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
12 5 (9.43%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (9.43%) OOD
12 5 (9.43%) SOLID
13 4 (7.55%) OOP
14 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
14 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (75.47%) Java
2 39 (73.58%) JavaScript
3 12 (22.64%) Java 8
4 8 (15.09%) SQL
5 6 (11.32%) C#
6 2 (3.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (3.77%) ES6
6 2 (3.77%) ES7
6 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) Scala
7 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Ansible
1 3 (5.66%) Kubernetes
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) Kibana
2 1 (1.89%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.89%) Google