Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 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.

Apache Subversion (SVN)
UK
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 378 229 197
Rank change year-on-year -149 -32 -13
Contract jobs citing Subversion 504 1,293 1,414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 1.24% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.62% 5.79% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 850 1,012
UK median daily rate £496 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.32% +2.11% +11.76%
10th Percentile £355 £331 £340
90th Percentile £638 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 19
UK median hourly rate £46.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +12.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.63 £31.33
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% -2.44%

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 13,916 22,315 19,238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.00% 21.33% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,099 15,342 13,429
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 228 275
UK median hourly rate £43.93 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.17% +1.18% +3.66%
10th Percentile £18.32 £30.00 £29.00
90th Percentile £65.25 £53.75 £60.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +3.66%

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 5 December 2019.

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 5 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Subversion in the UK

Subversion
Top 16 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 5 December 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
England -139 454 £500 - 253
UK excluding London -126 280 £450 +5.88% 253
London -86 220 £540 -1.82% 36
South East -70 96 £425 +6.25% 55
North of England -9 60 £475 +15.15% 70
South West +18 44 £475 -2.56% 28
Scotland -3 41 £438 +2.94% 28
North West +14 38 £450 +20.00% 34
Yorkshire -1 20 £500 +11.11% 33
East of England -22 20 £450 -14.29% 21
Midlands -69 13 £413 -2.94% 42
West Midlands -49 8 £425 -5.56% 18
Wales -8 5 £418 +15.97% 9
East Midlands -10 5 £400 +5.26% 24
North East +8 2 £350 -6.67% 3
Northern Ireland +5 1 £500 +17.65%

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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.

1 365 (72.42%) Git (software)
2 252 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 209 (41.47%) Java
4 173 (34.33%) Linux
5 170 (33.73%) JavaScript
6 160 (31.75%) Jenkins
7 153 (30.36%) SQL
8 143 (28.37%) HTML
9 133 (26.39%) Python
10 132 (26.19%) CSS
11 122 (24.21%) DevOps
12 113 (22.42%) JIRA
13 105 (20.83%) Maven
14 104 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
14 104 (20.63%) Oracle
15 103 (20.44%) Test Automation
16 100 (19.84%) Scrum
17 96 (19.05%) Spring
18 91 (18.06%) Configuration Management
18 91 (18.06%) Azure
19 88 (17.46%) Software Engineering
20 86 (17.06%) AngularJS
21 83 (16.47%) AWS
22 81 (16.07%) Windows
23 79 (15.67%) .NET
23 79 (15.67%) REST
24 76 (15.08%) Security Cleared
25 75 (14.88%) C#
26 74 (14.68%) TDD
27 73 (14.48%) Unit Testing

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 52 (10.32%) Tomcat
2 44 (8.73%) Confluence
3 32 (6.35%) Apache
4 25 (4.96%) JBoss
5 24 (4.76%) WebLogic
6 21 (4.17%) CMS
7 19 (3.77%) WebSphere
8 17 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (2.98%) Jetty
10 12 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (2.18%) ArcGIS
11 11 (2.18%) GeoServer
12 10 (1.98%) Sitecore CMS
13 9 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (1.59%) IIS
15 7 (1.39%) SharePoint
16 6 (1.19%) Anypoint
16 6 (1.19%) Apache Spark
16 6 (1.19%) Oracle Self-Service HR
17 5 (0.99%) WildFly
Applications
1 19 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.39%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (2.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 9 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.59%) Oracle AML
4 6 (1.19%) Magento
5 3 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.40%) RMDS
7 1 (0.20%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.20%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 91 (18.06%) Azure
2 83 (16.47%) AWS
3 41 (8.13%) GitHub
4 29 (5.75%) OpenShift
5 15 (2.98%) npm
6 14 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (2.58%) Serverless
8 12 (2.38%) PaaS
9 11 (2.18%) Dynamics 365
9 11 (2.18%) GCP
10 9 (1.79%) NuGet
10 9 (1.79%) Office 365
11 8 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (1.59%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
12 7 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (1.39%) IaaS
13 6 (1.19%) SaaS
13 6 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 52 (10.32%) HTTP
2 45 (8.93%) TCP/IP
3 26 (5.16%) SSL
4 13 (2.58%) DNS
5 12 (2.38%) VPN
6 10 (1.98%) Firewall
6 10 (1.98%) Internet
6 10 (1.98%) SSH
7 8 (1.59%) FTP
8 6 (1.19%) DHCP
9 5 (0.99%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.79%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.60%) MPLS
11 3 (0.60%) SAN
11 3 (0.60%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.40%) DSL
12 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (13.49%) SQL Server
2 57 (11.31%) MongoDB
3 53 (10.52%) MySQL
4 45 (8.93%) Oracle Database
5 43 (8.53%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (6.94%) Relational Database
7 22 (4.37%) NoSQL
8 18 (3.57%) Big Data
9 17 (3.37%) Hadoop
10 15 (2.98%) Oracle Database 12c
10 15 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (2.58%) RDBMS
12 12 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (2.38%) GIS
13 11 (2.18%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (2.18%) Geospatial Data
13 11 (2.18%) QGIS
14 10 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 365 (72.42%) Git (software)
2 160 (31.75%) Jenkins
3 113 (22.42%) JIRA
4 105 (20.83%) Maven
5 66 (13.10%) Ant
6 57 (11.31%) JUnit
7 53 (10.52%) TeamCity
8 46 (9.13%) Selenium
9 37 (7.34%) Cucumber
10 33 (6.55%) Mercurial
11 32 (6.35%) Eclipse
12 26 (5.16%) Artifactory
12 26 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (4.96%) Bitbucket
14 23 (4.56%) ClearCase
14 23 (4.56%) Gradle
14 23 (4.56%) Visual Studio
15 21 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 21 (4.17%) SonarQube
16 19 (3.77%) NUnit
General
1 70 (13.89%) Finance
2 46 (9.13%) Banking
3 44 (8.73%) Public Sector
4 17 (3.37%) Marketing
5 16 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.38%) Games
6 12 (2.38%) Retail
7 11 (2.18%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.99%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.99%) Military
8 5 (0.99%) Publishing
9 4 (0.79%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.79%) Electronics
9 4 (0.79%) Law
10 3 (0.60%) Front Office
11 2 (0.40%) Advertising
11 2 (0.40%) Automotive
11 2 (0.40%) Back Office
11 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 288 (57.14%) Developer
2 77 (15.28%) Java Developer
3 51 (10.12%) Senior Developer
4 49 (9.72%) DevOps Engineer
5 46 (9.13%) Software Engineer
6 26 (5.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 24 (4.76%) Architect
8 23 (4.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 22 (4.37%) UI Developer
10 21 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
11 19 (3.77%) React Developer
12 18 (3.57%) Software Developer
13 17 (3.37%) .NET Developer
13 17 (3.37%) Analyst
14 16 (3.17%) SQL Developer
15 13 (2.58%) C# Developer
15 13 (2.58%) C++ Software Engineer
16 12 (2.38%) Azure Engineer
16 12 (2.38%) Java Engineer
16 12 (2.38%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (28.37%) HTML
2 132 (26.19%) CSS
3 96 (19.05%) Spring
4 86 (17.06%) AngularJS
5 79 (15.67%) .NET
5 79 (15.67%) REST
6 73 (14.48%) Web Services
7 66 (13.10%) XML
8 61 (12.10%) React
9 57 (11.31%) JSON
10 55 (10.91%) Hibernate
11 49 (9.72%) HTML5
11 49 (9.72%) SOAP
12 46 (9.13%) RESTful
13 44 (8.73%) Node.js
14 43 (8.53%) jQuery
15 33 (6.55%) Spring Boot
16 31 (6.15%) ASP.NET
17 28 (5.56%) .NET Framework
18 26 (5.16%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.73%) User Experience
2 29 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.56%) Mobile App
4 19 (3.77%) Derivative
5 17 (3.37%) Data Structures
6 14 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
7 13 (2.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 13 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (2.38%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.59%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.39%) W3C
11 6 (1.19%) Animation
12 5 (0.99%) Vector Graphics
13 4 (0.79%) Cloud Native
13 4 (0.79%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.79%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.79%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 4 (0.79%) STB
Operating Systems
1 173 (34.33%) Linux
2 81 (16.07%) Windows
3 54 (10.71%) Unix
4 48 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (6.75%) Windows Server
6 26 (5.16%) CentOS
6 26 (5.16%) Ubuntu
7 25 (4.96%) Android
8 21 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 21 (4.17%) Mac OS X
9 17 (3.37%) Debian
10 7 (1.39%) Solaris
10 7 (1.39%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.19%) VMS
11 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.20%) HPUX
14 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (24.21%) DevOps
3 104 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
4 103 (20.44%) Test Automation
5 100 (19.84%) Scrum
6 91 (18.06%) Configuration Management
7 88 (17.46%) Software Engineering
8 74 (14.68%) TDD
9 73 (14.48%) Unit Testing
10 67 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
11 63 (12.50%) Microservices
12 62 (12.30%) OO
13 53 (10.52%) MVC
13 53 (10.52%) Open Source
14 38 (7.54%) Front End Development
15 35 (6.94%) Multithreading
16 32 (6.35%) UML
17 31 (6.15%) BDD
18 30 (5.95%) Deployment Automation
18 30 (5.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 209 (41.47%) Java
2 170 (33.73%) JavaScript
3 153 (30.36%) SQL
4 133 (26.39%) Python
5 75 (14.88%) C#
6 52 (10.32%) C++
7 47 (9.33%) Ruby
8 44 (8.73%) PL/SQL
9 37 (7.34%) PowerShell
10 30 (5.95%) C
11 24 (4.76%) Perl
12 23 (4.56%) Shell Script
13 22 (4.37%) Bash Shell
14 18 (3.57%) Scala
15 17 (3.37%) T-SQL
16 15 (2.98%) PHP
17 12 (2.38%) Java 8
18 9 (1.79%) Apex Code
18 9 (1.79%) VBA
19 8 (1.59%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 76 (15.08%) Security Cleared
2 53 (10.52%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.57%) Degree
4 11 (2.18%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.99%) ISEB
7 5 (0.99%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.79%) RHCE
9 3 (0.60%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.60%) GCUX
9 3 (0.60%) GIAC
9 3 (0.60%) LPIC
9 3 (0.60%) RHCA
10 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.20%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.57%) QA
2 7 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.79%) SLA
4 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.40%) ISO 26262
4 2 (0.40%) WAI
4 2 (0.40%) WCAG
5 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.20%) EMIR
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) MiFID
5 1 (0.20%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 69 (13.69%) Docker
2 15 (2.98%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (1.39%) LXC
6 4 (0.79%) pfSense
6 4 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.60%) Xen
8 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.40%) KVM
8 2 (0.40%) NFS
8 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.20%) Firmware
9 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.20%) iptables
9 1 (0.20%) Samba
9 1 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 62 (12.30%) Puppet
2 50 (9.92%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (7.54%) Ansible
3 38 (7.54%) Kubernetes
4 26 (5.16%) Terraform
5 25 (4.96%) Salt
6 11 (2.18%) Nagios
7 7 (1.39%) CA Service Virtualization
8 4 (0.79%) WSUS
9 3 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (0.60%) Rsyslog
9 3 (0.60%) SELinux
9 3 (0.60%) VictorOps
9 3 (0.60%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.40%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.40%) Istio
10 2 (0.40%) Netcool
10 2 (0.40%) Packer
10 2 (0.40%) SCOM
10 2 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 104 (20.63%) Oracle
2 72 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 28 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 23 (4.56%) Google
5 21 (4.17%) IBM
6 16 (3.17%) Splunk
7 15 (2.98%) VMware
8 14 (2.78%) Cloudera
9 13 (2.58%) MuleSoft
10 12 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (2.38%) SAP
10 12 (2.38%) Sitecore
11 11 (2.18%) ESRI
11 11 (2.18%) Sparx
12 10 (1.98%) Perforce
13 9 (1.79%) Pardot
14 8 (1.59%) Atlassian
15 7 (1.39%) CA
15 7 (1.39%) HP
15 7 (1.39%) Sybase