Period
to 15 December 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 15 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.

Apache Subversion (SVN)
UK
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 205 181
Rank change year-on-year -22 -24 -43
Contract jobs citing Subversion 1,303 1,384 1,494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.25% 1.34% 1.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.84% 7.21% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 991 924
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £335 £340 £305
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 25
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% - +9.33%
10th Percentile £35.54 £31.33 £38.13
90th Percentile £52.25 £47.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +6.71% - +9.33%

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 22,310 19,200 16,944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.41% 18.60% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,343 13,414 11,347
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 268 250
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £30.73 £29.00 £22.16
90th Percentile £53.75 £62.70 £53.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -1.72% +6.10% +2.50%

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 15 December 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 15 December 2018.

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 15 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
England -25 1,183 £500 +5.26% 316
UK excluding London -12 757 £425 - 270
London -18 537 £550 +4.76% 77
South East +1 275 £400 -11.11% 78
Midlands -3 152 £446 -0.89% 44
North of England -39 112 £413 -1.20% 71
West Midlands -22 102 £450 -10.00% 26
East of England -13 76 £538 +26.47% 22
Scotland -5 68 £418 +9.87% 20
Yorkshire -23 60 £475 +15.85% 27
East Midlands +23 50 £380 +8.57% 17
Wales -11 39 £360 -14.54% 9
North West +1 36 £361 -15.99% 36
South West -45 35 £488 +14.71% 24
North East -21 16 £400 -5.88% 8
Northern Ireland +28 2 £425 -1.16% 1

For the 6 months to 15 December 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.

1 887 (68.07%) Git (software)
2 775 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
3 551 (42.29%) Java
4 490 (37.61%) Linux
5 437 (33.54%) Jenkins
6 424 (32.54%) JavaScript
7 404 (31.01%) TDD
8 385 (29.55%) SQL
9 346 (26.55%) Continuous Integration
10 341 (26.17%) Test Automation
11 332 (25.48%) JIRA
12 313 (24.02%) Scrum
13 309 (23.71%) HTML
14 305 (23.41%) Maven
15 301 (23.10%) Spring
16 284 (21.80%) DevOps
17 283 (21.72%) SQL Server
18 281 (21.57%) Python
19 271 (20.80%) CSS
20 255 (19.57%) C#
21 248 (19.03%) Oracle
21 248 (19.03%) REST
22 237 (18.19%) BDD
23 234 (17.96%) Relational Database
24 220 (16.88%) Unix
25 219 (16.81%) Ansible
26 218 (16.73%) Windows
27 217 (16.65%) Configuration Management
27 217 (16.65%) JSON
28 215 (16.50%) XML

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
1 171 (13.12%) Confluence
2 82 (6.29%) Apache
3 61 (4.68%) WebSphere
4 58 (4.45%) Tomcat
5 44 (3.38%) Apache Spark
6 42 (3.22%) JBoss
7 40 (3.07%) nginx
8 34 (2.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 30 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
10 28 (2.15%) CMS
11 27 (2.07%) Cloud Foundry
12 16 (1.23%) WebLogic
13 15 (1.15%) Mule
13 15 (1.15%) SharePoint
14 14 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 14 (1.07%) Jetty
15 13 (1.00%) GlassFish
16 12 (0.92%) Anypoint
16 12 (0.92%) Mule ESB
17 11 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.46%) Simulink
5 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.077%) CATIA
7 1 (0.077%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (0.84%) ION MarketView
2 7 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.46%) Magento
4 4 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.15%) Global One
6 2 (0.15%) Kondor
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.077%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.077%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.077%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.077%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 197 (15.12%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 102 (7.83%) GitHub
4 52 (3.99%) Cloud Computing
5 40 (3.07%) npm
6 32 (2.46%) NuGet
7 28 (2.15%) AWS CloudFormation
8 25 (1.92%) OpenShift
9 22 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (1.07%) Google Play
11 13 (1.00%) SaaS
12 12 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
13 9 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
13 9 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (0.61%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (0.61%) PaaS
15 7 (0.54%) Basecamp
15 7 (0.54%) IaaS
16 6 (0.46%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 143 (10.97%) HTTP
2 38 (2.92%) TCP/IP
3 36 (2.76%) SSL
4 32 (2.46%) AMQP
4 32 (2.46%) Firewall
5 15 (1.15%) SNMP
6 14 (1.07%) DSL
6 14 (1.07%) Internet
7 9 (0.69%) DNS
7 9 (0.69%) Reverse Proxy
8 7 (0.54%) FTP
9 6 (0.46%) RS-232
9 6 (0.46%) RTP
10 5 (0.38%) DHCP
10 5 (0.38%) VoIP
11 4 (0.31%) DVB
11 4 (0.31%) IGMP
11 4 (0.31%) PBX
11 4 (0.31%) RTCP
11 4 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (21.72%) SQL Server
2 234 (17.96%) Relational Database
3 144 (11.05%) NoSQL
4 139 (10.67%) MongoDB
5 128 (9.82%) PostgreSQL
6 97 (7.44%) MySQL
7 69 (5.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 61 (4.68%) Oracle Database
9 54 (4.14%) RDBMS
10 46 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 43 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 43 (3.30%) Hadoop
12 33 (2.53%) SQL Server 2016
13 31 (2.38%) GIS
13 31 (2.38%) Redis
14 27 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
15 26 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
16 23 (1.77%) CouchDB
17 22 (1.69%) Neo4j
17 22 (1.69%) Riak
Development Applications
1 887 (68.07%) Git (software)
2 437 (33.54%) Jenkins
3 332 (25.48%) JIRA
4 305 (23.41%) Maven
5 198 (15.20%) JUnit
6 124 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 110 (8.44%) TeamCity
8 107 (8.21%) Cucumber
9 105 (8.06%) Selenium
10 102 (7.83%) Hudson
11 96 (7.37%) Sonatype Nexus
12 91 (6.98%) Ant
13 78 (5.99%) Mercurial
14 75 (5.76%) Eclipse
15 65 (4.99%) Visual Studio
16 63 (4.83%) Bitbucket
17 57 (4.37%) Gradle
18 51 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
19 45 (3.45%) ClearCase
20 38 (2.92%) NUnit
General
1 165 (12.66%) Finance
2 140 (10.74%) Banking
3 117 (8.98%) Front Office
4 108 (8.29%) Investment Banking
5 28 (2.15%) Retail
6 23 (1.77%) Marketing
7 14 (1.07%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.00%) Back Office
9 9 (0.69%) Automotive
9 9 (0.69%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.69%) Games
9 9 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.54%) Electronics
11 4 (0.31%) Avionics
12 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.15%) Legal
12 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.15%) Publishing
13 1 (0.077%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.077%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 880 (67.54%) Developer
2 258 (19.80%) Java Developer
3 154 (11.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 80 (6.14%) Senior Developer
5 79 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 71 (5.45%) React Developer
7 66 (5.07%) Scala Developer
8 63 (4.83%) Agile Developer
9 61 (4.68%) SQL Developer
10 57 (4.37%) Architect
11 55 (4.22%) Software Engineer
12 50 (3.84%) JavaScript Developer
13 45 (3.45%) C++ Developer
14 43 (3.30%) Oracle Developer
15 42 (3.22%) AWS DevOps
16 41 (3.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 40 (3.07%) AWS Engineer
18 36 (2.76%) Web Developer
19 35 (2.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
20 34 (2.61%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (23.71%) HTML
2 301 (23.10%) Spring
3 271 (20.80%) CSS
4 248 (19.03%) REST
5 217 (16.65%) JSON
6 215 (16.50%) XML
7 200 (15.35%) Web Services
8 177 (13.58%) .NET
8 177 (13.58%) AngularJS
9 147 (11.28%) RESTful
10 138 (10.59%) Hibernate
11 133 (10.21%) jQuery
12 131 (10.05%) React
13 128 (9.82%) SOAP
14 121 (9.29%) HTML5
15 102 (7.83%) Spring MVC
16 100 (7.67%) Node.js
17 96 (7.37%) CSS3
18 86 (6.60%) Spring Boot
19 83 (6.37%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 129 (9.90%) Fixed Income
2 102 (7.83%) Enterprise Software
3 68 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (5.22%) User Experience
4 55 (4.22%) Self-Motivation
5 53 (4.07%) Derivative
6 44 (3.38%) Fintech
7 40 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
8 32 (2.46%) Mobile App
9 30 (2.30%) Credit Risk
9 30 (2.30%) Reference Data
10 28 (2.15%) Data Structures
10 28 (2.15%) Market Risk
11 26 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
12 22 (1.69%) Equity Derivative
12 22 (1.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 12 (0.92%) Clustering
13 12 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
13 12 (0.92%) Public Cloud
14 11 (0.84%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 490 (37.61%) Linux
2 220 (16.88%) Unix
3 218 (16.73%) Windows
4 66 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 61 (4.68%) Apple iOS
6 55 (4.22%) Android
7 54 (4.14%) Mac OS X
8 26 (2.00%) Solaris
9 20 (1.53%) Windows Server
10 7 (0.54%) Debian
10 7 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.54%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.46%) CentOS
12 4 (0.31%) FreeRTOS
12 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.23%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.077%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 775 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
2 404 (31.01%) TDD
3 346 (26.55%) Continuous Integration
4 341 (26.17%) Test Automation
5 313 (24.02%) Scrum
6 284 (21.80%) DevOps
7 237 (18.19%) BDD
8 217 (16.65%) Configuration Management
9 180 (13.81%) Problem-Solving
10 176 (13.51%) Kanban
10 176 (13.51%) MVC
11 146 (11.20%) Software Engineering
12 145 (11.13%) Open Source
13 144 (11.05%) OO
14 142 (10.90%) SDLC
15 138 (10.59%) Responsive Web Design
16 124 (9.52%) Microservices
17 123 (9.44%) SOA
18 116 (8.90%) Web Design
19 114 (8.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 551 (42.29%) Java
2 424 (32.54%) JavaScript
3 385 (29.55%) SQL
4 281 (21.57%) Python
5 255 (19.57%) C#
6 125 (9.59%) C++
7 112 (8.60%) T-SQL
8 105 (8.06%) Ruby
9 88 (6.75%) Java 8
10 83 (6.37%) Perl
11 79 (6.06%) C
12 75 (5.76%) Scala
13 64 (4.91%) PL/SQL
14 48 (3.68%) PHP
15 41 (3.15%) Shell Script
16 34 (2.61%) Bash Shell
17 33 (2.53%) PowerShell
18 24 (1.84%) Apple Swift
19 22 (1.69%) VC++
20 21 (1.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 114 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 100 (7.67%) SC Cleared
3 66 (5.07%) BPSS Clearance
4 60 (4.60%) Degree
5 8 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (0.54%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.38%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.15%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.077%) CHECK Team Leader
9 1 (0.077%) ISEB
9 1 (0.077%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.077%) MBCS
9 1 (0.077%) MCTS
9 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.077%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.077%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.077%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.077%) OSCE
9 1 (0.077%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (6.37%) QA
2 14 (1.07%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.54%) WCAG
4 6 (0.46%) MISRA
4 6 (0.46%) MISRA C
4 6 (0.46%) PMO
5 3 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.23%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.23%) EMIR
5 3 (0.23%) MiFID
6 1 (0.077%) ARP4754
6 1 (0.077%) GDPR
6 1 (0.077%) HL7
6 1 (0.077%) ISO 26262
6 1 (0.077%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.077%) SLA
System Software
1 130 (9.98%) Docker
2 24 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.61%) HDFS
4 7 (0.54%) KVM
4 7 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (0.38%) Firmware
5 5 (0.38%) Postfix
5 5 (0.38%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.31%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.077%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.077%) oVirt
7 1 (0.077%) QEMU
7 1 (0.077%) Xen
Systems Management
1 219 (16.81%) Ansible
2 121 (9.29%) Puppet
3 101 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (4.45%) Kubernetes
5 52 (3.99%) Terraform
6 36 (2.76%) ZABBIX
7 22 (1.69%) Salt
8 17 (1.30%) Nagios
9 14 (1.07%) Docker Swarm
9 14 (1.07%) Rundeck
10 13 (1.00%) Packer
11 12 (0.92%) CloudHub
12 5 (0.38%) Kibana
12 5 (0.38%) Prometheus
12 5 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.38%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.31%) OpenView
13 4 (0.31%) SCOM
14 3 (0.23%) logstash
15 2 (0.15%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 248 (19.03%) Oracle
2 120 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 102 (7.83%) Google
4 72 (5.53%) Red Hat
5 65 (4.99%) IBM
6 64 (4.91%) Atlassian
7 43 (3.30%) Sybase
8 38 (2.92%) VMware
9 28 (2.15%) Talend
10 26 (2.00%) Apple
11 24 (1.84%) MuleSoft
12 22 (1.69%) TIBCO
13 18 (1.38%) Adobe
14 15 (1.15%) Perforce
14 15 (1.15%) Xamarin
15 14 (1.07%) ION Trading
16 13 (1.00%) CA Agile Central
16 13 (1.00%) Sitecore
17 12 (0.92%) SAP
18 11 (0.84%) Tableau