Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Subversion skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Subversion over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Apache Subversion (SVN)
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 179 168
Rank change year-on-year -67 -11 -27
Contract jobs citing Subversion 1,170 1,397 1,738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.12% 1.46% 1.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.61% 8.27% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 975 1,145
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £281
90th Percentile £625 £625 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £375
% change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 15 27
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% +15.61%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £30.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.15% +8.75% +16.96%

Subversion is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 20,859 16,887 16,745
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.02% 17.60% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,339 11,522 11,386
UK median daily rate £470 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.43% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £306 £295
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 330 295
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £26.45 £28.75 £26.35
90th Percentile £60.19 £57.63 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

Subversion
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Subversion as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Subversion in the UK

Subversion
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Subversion.

Contractor daily rate trend for Subversion in the UK

Subversion
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Subversion over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Subversion in the UK

Subversion
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Subversion.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Subversion in the UK

Subversion
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Subversion over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Subversion in the UK

Subversion
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Subversion within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 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
England -70 1,059 £488 +3.72% 430
UK excluding London -44 639 £425 +2.41% 347
London -55 520 £550 +10.00% 116
South East -45 220 £425 - 85
North of England -24 137 £400 - 101
Midlands -12 118 £474 -0.26% 47
West Midlands -34 88 £525 +9.49% 26
Yorkshire -20 82 £400 +2.56% 36
Scotland -38 55 £400 +8.47% 20
East of England -55 49 £475 +5.56% 41
Wales +9 45 £360 -4.64% 7
North West 0 43 £375 -6.25% 55
East Midlands +18 30 £380 +11.76% 20
South West -32 14 £425 -2.86% 40
North East -21 12 £375 -5.18% 10

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Subversion 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 with a requirement for Subversion.

1 814 (69.57%) Git (software)
2 731 (62.48%) Agile Software Development
3 501 (42.82%) Java
4 430 (36.75%) JavaScript
5 410 (35.04%) Linux
6 387 (33.08%) Jenkins
7 370 (31.62%) Continuous Integration
8 340 (29.06%) TDD
9 316 (27.01%) HTML
10 302 (25.81%) Test Automation
10 302 (25.81%) JIRA
11 300 (25.64%) DevOps
12 298 (25.47%) SQL
13 297 (25.38%) Scrum
14 283 (24.19%) Maven
15 259 (22.14%) CSS
16 257 (21.97%) Python
16 257 (21.97%) REST
17 239 (20.43%) Spring
18 227 (19.40%) Web Services
19 224 (19.15%) Oracle
20 220 (18.80%) Finance
21 217 (18.55%) Relational Database
22 209 (17.86%) AngularJS
23 202 (17.26%) SQL Server
24 200 (17.09%) Windows
25 192 (16.41%) XML
26 188 (16.07%) Unix
27 180 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
28 179 (15.30%) BDD

Subversion
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 120 (10.26%) Confluence
2 97 (8.29%) Apache
3 95 (8.12%) Tomcat
4 71 (6.07%) JBoss
5 52 (4.44%) WebSphere
6 37 (3.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 35 (2.99%) WebLogic
8 33 (2.82%) CMS
9 32 (2.74%) Apache Spark
9 32 (2.74%) nginx
10 27 (2.31%) Jetty
11 20 (1.71%) Cloud Foundry
12 18 (1.54%) IIS
13 17 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
13 17 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
14 14 (1.20%) GlassFish
15 12 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 12 (1.03%) Alfresco
16 11 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
16 11 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.85%) Simulink
3 9 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.085%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.085%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (0.77%) Magento
2 7 (0.60%) Endur
3 6 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.43%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 5 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.26%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.17%) HiPortfolio
6 2 (0.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.085%) Global One
7 1 (0.085%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.085%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.085%) SunGard Martini
7 1 (0.085%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 180 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 159 (13.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (4.87%) PaaS
4 44 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
5 43 (3.68%) GitHub
6 33 (2.82%) npm
7 25 (2.14%) NuGet
8 21 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
9 19 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
9 19 (1.62%) OpenShift
10 17 (1.45%) IaaS
11 12 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
12 10 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (0.85%) Rackspace Cloud
13 9 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (0.68%) Serverless
15 7 (0.60%) Tricentis Tosca
16 6 (0.51%) BrowserStack
16 6 (0.51%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 6 (0.51%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 131 (11.20%) HTTP
2 40 (3.42%) TCP/IP
3 37 (3.16%) SSL
4 35 (2.99%) Firewall
5 17 (1.45%) AMQP
5 17 (1.45%) DNS
6 12 (1.03%) SNMP
6 12 (1.03%) SSH
7 10 (0.85%) LAN
7 10 (0.85%) WAN
8 9 (0.77%) FTP
8 9 (0.77%) Internet
9 8 (0.68%) Kerberos
9 8 (0.68%) RS-232
10 5 (0.43%) DHCP
10 5 (0.43%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (0.43%) VPN
11 4 (0.34%) PBX
11 4 (0.34%) SMS
11 4 (0.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (18.55%) Relational Database
2 202 (17.26%) SQL Server
3 152 (12.99%) MySQL
4 108 (9.23%) NoSQL
5 106 (9.06%) MongoDB
6 88 (7.52%) PostgreSQL
7 72 (6.15%) Oracle Database
8 55 (4.70%) RDBMS
9 35 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
9 35 (2.99%) Redis
10 34 (2.91%) Hadoop
11 29 (2.48%) Cosmos DB
12 28 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
13 26 (2.22%) Big Data
14 25 (2.14%) DB2
14 25 (2.14%) Neo4j
15 23 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 17 (1.45%) GIS
Development Applications
1 814 (69.57%) Git (software)
2 387 (33.08%) Jenkins
3 302 (25.81%) JIRA
4 283 (24.19%) Maven
5 176 (15.04%) JUnit
6 126 (10.77%) Selenium
7 120 (10.26%) Cucumber
8 113 (9.66%) Mercurial
8 113 (9.66%) TeamCity
9 107 (9.15%) Eclipse
10 88 (7.52%) Hudson
11 85 (7.26%) Sonatype Nexus
12 82 (7.01%) Visual Studio
13 81 (6.92%) Ant
14 75 (6.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 70 (5.98%) Bitbucket
16 62 (5.30%) SoapUI
17 59 (5.04%) Gradle
18 56 (4.79%) Mockito
19 49 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 220 (18.80%) Finance
2 86 (7.35%) Banking
3 70 (5.98%) Front Office
4 42 (3.59%) Investment Banking
5 41 (3.50%) Retail
6 22 (1.88%) Marketing
7 18 (1.54%) Back Office
8 13 (1.11%) Automotive
8 13 (1.11%) Publishing
8 13 (1.11%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.77%) Electronics
10 7 (0.60%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.51%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.43%) Games
12 5 (0.43%) Legal
13 3 (0.26%) Advertising
13 3 (0.26%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.26%) Military
13 3 (0.26%) Persian Language
Job Titles
1 703 (60.09%) Developer
2 241 (20.60%) Java Developer
3 115 (9.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 82 (7.01%) Senior Developer
5 75 (6.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 71 (6.07%) React Developer
7 60 (5.13%) C# Developer
8 59 (5.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 56 (4.79%) .NET Developer
10 53 (4.53%) Software Engineer
11 50 (4.27%) Senior Java Developer
12 49 (4.19%) AWS Engineer
13 45 (3.85%) Python Developer
14 44 (3.76%) Agile Developer
15 43 (3.68%) AWS DevOps
15 43 (3.68%) C++ Developer
16 40 (3.42%) Architect
17 37 (3.16%) Analyst
17 37 (3.16%) Applications Developer
17 37 (3.16%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (27.01%) HTML
2 259 (22.14%) CSS
3 257 (21.97%) REST
4 239 (20.43%) Spring
5 227 (19.40%) Web Services
6 209 (17.86%) AngularJS
7 192 (16.41%) XML
8 179 (15.30%) JSON
9 169 (14.44%) SOAP
10 166 (14.19%) RESTful
11 156 (13.33%) jQuery
12 153 (13.08%) HTML5
13 150 (12.82%) Hibernate
14 149 (12.74%) React
15 132 (11.28%) .NET
16 110 (9.40%) CSS3
17 106 (9.06%) Node.js
18 98 (8.38%) JMS
19 87 (7.44%) Java EE
20 82 (7.01%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 98 (8.38%) User Experience
2 71 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
2 71 (6.07%) Fixed Income
3 60 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 46 (3.93%) Data Structures
6 42 (3.59%) Computer Science
7 34 (2.91%) Derivative
8 32 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
9 28 (2.39%) Linux Command Line
9 28 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
10 26 (2.22%) Algorithms
11 24 (2.05%) Public Cloud
12 20 (1.71%) Equity Derivative
12 20 (1.71%) Fintech
12 20 (1.71%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 10 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (0.85%) Management Information System
14 9 (0.77%) Replication
14 9 (0.77%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 410 (35.04%) Linux
2 200 (17.09%) Windows
3 188 (16.07%) Unix
4 72 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 70 (5.98%) Apple iOS
6 53 (4.53%) Android
7 40 (3.42%) Mac OS X
8 29 (2.48%) Windows Server
9 27 (2.31%) Solaris
10 20 (1.71%) CentOS
11 14 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (1.11%) Debian
12 13 (1.11%) Ubuntu
13 11 (0.94%) Windows 7
14 9 (0.77%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.68%) Windows 10
16 6 (0.51%) HPUX
17 5 (0.43%) Fedora
17 5 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
18 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 731 (62.48%) Agile Software Development
2 370 (31.62%) Continuous Integration
3 340 (29.06%) TDD
4 302 (25.81%) Test Automation
5 300 (25.64%) DevOps
6 297 (25.38%) Scrum
7 179 (15.30%) BDD
8 172 (14.70%) OO
9 162 (13.85%) MVC
10 156 (13.33%) Kanban
11 148 (12.65%) Configuration Management
12 145 (12.39%) Problem-Solving
13 125 (10.68%) Open Source
14 122 (10.43%) Microservices
14 122 (10.43%) SDLC
15 111 (9.49%) Software Engineering
16 105 (8.97%) Web Development
17 102 (8.72%) Responsive Web Design
18 100 (8.55%) Front End Development
19 89 (7.61%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 501 (42.82%) Java
2 430 (36.75%) JavaScript
3 298 (25.47%) SQL
4 257 (21.97%) Python
5 170 (14.53%) C#
6 104 (8.89%) C++
7 87 (7.44%) Ruby
8 83 (7.09%) Perl
9 62 (5.30%) PowerShell
10 61 (5.21%) C
10 61 (5.21%) Scala
11 58 (4.96%) Bash Shell
12 54 (4.62%) Java 8
13 53 (4.53%) Shell Script
14 52 (4.44%) T-SQL
15 45 (3.85%) PHP
16 29 (2.48%) Groovy
17 28 (2.39%) JSX
18 26 (2.22%) PL/SQL
19 23 (1.97%) VC++
Qualifications
1 76 (6.50%) Degree
2 70 (5.98%) Security Cleared
3 56 (4.79%) SC Cleared
4 40 (3.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 27 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (1.03%) AWS Certification
7 6 (0.51%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.43%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.26%) MCTS
10 2 (0.17%) ISEB
11 1 (0.085%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.085%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.085%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.085%) MBCS
11 1 (0.085%) MCSD
11 1 (0.085%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.085%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (7.01%) QA
2 12 (1.03%) MISRA
2 12 (1.03%) MISRA C
3 8 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.68%) GCP
4 7 (0.60%) PMO
4 7 (0.60%) SLA
5 6 (0.51%) WCAG
6 4 (0.34%) GDPR
7 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.085%) ARP4754
9 1 (0.085%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.085%) ECSS
9 1 (0.085%) EMIR
9 1 (0.085%) ISO 26262
9 1 (0.085%) MiFID
9 1 (0.085%) MIL-STD-1553
9 1 (0.085%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 104 (8.89%) Docker
2 28 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.11%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.94%) Xen
5 10 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.68%) HDFS
6 8 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.68%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.51%) Firmware
8 5 (0.43%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.43%) KVM
8 5 (0.43%) NFS
9 4 (0.34%) iptables
10 3 (0.26%) GeoWebCache
10 3 (0.26%) Squid
10 3 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.17%) Postfix
11 2 (0.17%) Samba
11 2 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 126 (10.77%) Ansible
2 119 (10.17%) Puppet
3 105 (8.97%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (4.96%) Terraform
5 36 (3.08%) Salt
6 27 (2.31%) Kubernetes
7 21 (1.79%) Nagios
8 20 (1.71%) ZABBIX
9 11 (0.94%) Kibana
9 11 (0.94%) Packer
9 11 (0.94%) SCOM
10 9 (0.77%) Control-M
10 9 (0.77%) Docker Swarm
11 8 (0.68%) Rundeck
12 7 (0.60%) Graphite
12 7 (0.60%) HAProxy
12 7 (0.60%) OpenView
12 7 (0.60%) Perfmon
13 6 (0.51%) Graylog
14 5 (0.43%) logstash
Vendors
1 224 (19.15%) Oracle
2 123 (10.51%) Microsoft
3 73 (6.24%) Red Hat
4 68 (5.81%) Google
5 62 (5.30%) IBM
6 43 (3.68%) Atlassian
7 37 (3.16%) VMware
8 33 (2.82%) Sybase
9 26 (2.22%) Perforce
10 21 (1.79%) TIBCO
11 15 (1.28%) Apple
11 15 (1.28%) New Relic
12 14 (1.20%) Cloudera
13 13 (1.11%) Adobe
13 13 (1.11%) CA Agile Central
13 13 (1.11%) Rackspace
14 12 (1.03%) hybris
14 12 (1.03%) SAP
15 10 (0.85%) Murex
15 10 (0.85%) Splunk