The first table below looks at the demand for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 81 159 303
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +144
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 583 278 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.36% 1.26% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.66% 10.13% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 215 85
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +74.68%
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3301 2745 2723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.34% 12.49% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2445 2033 1815
Average daily rate £410 £421 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.61% -0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.60 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.50 £54.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Git (software)
England

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in London

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Git (software) across the London region.

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in London

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram in London

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) across the London region.

Git (software) Hourly Rate Trend in London

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +55 140 £375 -6.25% 49
Kingston Upon Thames -9 2 £375 -0.66% 3
Uxbridge - 2 £350 -
Wembley - - - - 1
Orpington - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Bromley - - - - 3
Croydon - - - - 5
Ealing - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Git (software)
England

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Git (software) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Git (software).

1 517 (47.39%) HTML
2 516 (47.30%) JavaScript
3 475 (43.54%) CSS
4 457 (41.89%) Java
5 435 (39.87%) TDD
6 422 (38.68%) Subversion
7 399 (36.57%) Agile Software Development
8 288 (26.40%) jQuery
9 277 (25.39%) Scrum
10 270 (24.75%) Continuous Integration
11 269 (24.66%) Linux
12 265 (24.29%) HTML5
13 240 (22.00%) OO
14 231 (21.17%) XML
15 230 (21.08%) BDD
16 228 (20.90%) Jenkins
17 226 (20.71%) MySQL
18 223 (20.44%) PHP
19 222 (20.35%) Ruby
20 219 (20.07%) Web Services
21 208 (19.07%) CSS3
22 204 (18.70%) JSON
23 203 (18.61%) MVC
24 194 (17.78%) Maven
25 183 (16.77%) SQL
26 180 (16.50%) JIRA
27 165 (15.12%) C#
28 148 (13.57%) E-Commerce
29 143 (13.11%) MongoDB
29 143 (13.11%) RESTful

Git (software)
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Git (software) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Git (software). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 139 (12.74%) Apache
2 124 (11.37%) CMS
3 104 (9.53%) Node.js
4 95 (8.71%) Confluence
5 78 (7.15%) Tomcat
6 55 (5.04%) Drupal
7 48 (4.40%) Umbraco
8 34 (3.12%) Apache Solr
9 31 (2.84%) Adobe CQ
10 24 (2.20%) IIS
11 23 (2.11%) nginx
12 22 (2.02%) WordPress
13 21 (1.92%) WebSphere
14 19 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
15 17 (1.56%) WebLogic
15 17 (1.56%) Mule
16 15 (1.37%) Alfresco
17 12 (1.10%) SharePoint
18 9 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 9 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (2.20%) Photoshop
2 12 (1.10%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.64%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.46%) MS Office
5 1 (0.092%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.092%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.092%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (2.75%) Google Analytics
2 17 (1.56%) Magento
3 3 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.27%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.18%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.092%) Tridion
5 1 (0.092%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (2.66%) GitHub
4 18 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (1.01%) SaaS
7 10 (0.92%) Joyent
8 9 (0.82%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.55%) Heroku
10 5 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
10 5 (0.46%) Route 53
10 5 (0.46%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.18%) PaaS
11 2 (0.18%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.18%) IaaS
12 1 (0.092%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 83 (7.61%) HTTP
2 23 (2.11%) DNS
2 23 (2.11%) Internet
3 18 (1.65%) SSL
4 17 (1.56%) TCP/IP
5 16 (1.47%) LDAP
6 11 (1.01%) AMQP
7 10 (0.92%) Kerberos
7 10 (0.92%) Intranet
8 9 (0.82%) Firewall
9 7 (0.64%) SAN
10 5 (0.46%) VPN
10 5 (0.46%) SNMP
11 4 (0.37%) DHCP
11 4 (0.37%) FTP
11 4 (0.37%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.37%) SSH
12 3 (0.27%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.27%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (20.71%) MySQL
2 143 (13.11%) MongoDB
3 110 (10.08%) SQL Server
4 75 (6.87%) Relational Database
5 74 (6.78%) NoSQL
6 56 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 54 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (2.20%) RDBMS
9 19 (1.74%) Redis
10 18 (1.65%) RavenDB
11 14 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (1.19%) Hazelcast
13 10 (0.92%) Big Data
14 9 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (0.73%) Oracle Database
16 7 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (0.64%) SQLite
16 7 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 7 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 422 (38.68%) Subversion
2 228 (20.90%) Jenkins
3 194 (17.78%) Maven
4 180 (16.50%) JIRA
5 129 (11.82%) Cucumber
6 122 (11.18%) Mercurial
7 121 (11.09%) TeamCity
8 101 (9.26%) JUnit
9 96 (8.80%) Hudson
10 91 (8.34%) Selenium
11 84 (7.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 57 (5.22%) WebDriver
13 52 (4.77%) Mockito
13 52 (4.77%) Ant
14 48 (4.40%) Jasmine
14 48 (4.40%) JBehave
15 44 (4.03%) Eclipse
16 42 (3.85%) Visual Studio
17 34 (3.12%) PHPUnit
18 31 (2.84%) Calabash
General
1 81 (7.42%) Finance
2 49 (4.49%) Banking
3 40 (3.67%) Publishing
4 32 (2.93%) Games
4 32 (2.93%) Marketing
5 28 (2.57%) Retail
6 19 (1.74%) Advertising
7 13 (1.19%) Investment Banking
8 10 (0.92%) Front Office
9 7 (0.64%) Legal
10 5 (0.46%) Back Office
11 4 (0.37%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.27%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.27%) Billing
12 3 (0.27%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.18%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.092%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.092%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.092%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 776 (71.13%) Developer
2 123 (11.27%) Front-End Developer
3 105 (9.62%) Java Developer
4 79 (7.24%) Senior Developer
5 73 (6.69%) Web Developer
6 71 (6.51%) PHP Developer
7 63 (5.77%) JavaScript Developer
8 55 (5.04%) .NET Developer
9 50 (4.58%) Architect
10 45 (4.12%) Tester
11 40 (3.67%) Ruby Developer
12 38 (3.48%) DevOps Engineer
12 38 (3.48%) C# Developer
13 34 (3.12%) Drupal Developer
14 32 (2.93%) Android Developer
15 28 (2.57%) iOS Developer
16 27 (2.47%) Software Engineer
17 26 (2.38%) Technical Architect
18 25 (2.29%) C# .NET Developer
19 22 (2.02%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 517 (47.39%) HTML
2 475 (43.54%) CSS
3 288 (26.40%) jQuery
4 265 (24.29%) HTML5
5 231 (21.17%) XML
6 219 (20.07%) Web Services
7 208 (19.07%) CSS3
8 204 (18.70%) JSON
9 143 (13.11%) RESTful
10 142 (13.02%) .NET
11 138 (12.65%) REST
12 133 (12.19%) Spring
13 115 (10.54%) SOAP
14 106 (9.72%) Ajax
15 103 (9.44%) AngularJS
16 91 (8.34%) Backbone.js
17 88 (8.07%) Sass
18 81 (7.42%) LESS
19 73 (6.69%) Hibernate
20 69 (6.32%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 114 (10.45%) Open Source
2 81 (7.42%) Mobile App
3 73 (6.69%) Computer Science
4 30 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (2.02%) Digital Media
6 20 (1.83%) Mobile Banking
7 17 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
8 14 (1.28%) Video on Demand
9 13 (1.19%) W3C
9 13 (1.19%) Social Media
10 12 (1.10%) Taxonomies
11 11 (1.01%) Graphic Design
11 11 (1.01%) Streaming Video
11 11 (1.01%) Online Games
12 10 (0.92%) STB
12 10 (0.92%) IPTV
13 9 (0.82%) Social Network
13 9 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.73%) Augmented Reality
14 8 (0.73%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 269 (24.66%) Linux
2 117 (10.72%) UNIX
3 104 (9.53%) Windows
4 91 (8.34%) Android
5 65 (5.96%) Apple iOS
6 46 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (3.02%) Mac OS X
9 28 (2.57%) Ubuntu
10 27 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (1.56%) CentOS
12 14 (1.28%) Debian
13 10 (0.92%) Windows Phone
14 9 (0.82%) Solaris
15 5 (0.46%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.46%) Windows Phone 7
16 3 (0.27%) ThreadX
16 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.27%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (39.87%) TDD
2 399 (36.57%) Agile Software Development
3 277 (25.39%) Scrum
4 270 (24.75%) Continuous Integration
5 240 (22.00%) OO
6 230 (21.08%) BDD
7 203 (18.61%) MVC
8 148 (13.57%) E-Commerce
9 122 (11.18%) SOA
10 119 (10.91%) Kanban
11 117 (10.72%) Unit Testing
12 113 (10.36%) Responsive Web Design
13 102 (9.35%) Software Engineering
14 93 (8.52%) Web Development
15 92 (8.43%) OOP
16 81 (7.42%) Test Automation
17 73 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
18 66 (6.05%) Configuration Management
19 62 (5.68%) Pair Programming
20 54 (4.95%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 516 (47.30%) JavaScript
2 457 (41.89%) Java
3 223 (20.44%) PHP
4 222 (20.35%) Ruby
5 183 (16.77%) SQL
6 165 (15.12%) C#
7 142 (13.02%) Python
8 67 (6.14%) Groovy
9 63 (5.77%) C++
10 53 (4.86%) Bash Shell
11 50 (4.58%) Perl
12 48 (4.40%) Scala
13 47 (4.31%) C
14 44 (4.03%) Objective-C
15 35 (3.21%) PHP5
16 27 (2.47%) Shell Script
17 25 (2.29%) PL/SQL
18 22 (2.02%) XPath
19 21 (1.92%) XQuery
20 19 (1.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (7.79%) Degree
2 41 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.46%) ISEB
4 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.46%) MCP
5 4 (0.37%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.27%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.18%) MCAD
7 2 (0.18%) MCSD
7 2 (0.18%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.18%) CCA
8 1 (0.092%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.092%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.42%) QA
2 4 (0.37%) WCAG
3 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.18%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.092%) WAI
4 1 (0.092%) Section 508
4 1 (0.092%) EMIR
4 1 (0.092%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.092%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.092%) JTAG
System Software
1 39 (3.57%) Varnish
2 19 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.73%) vCloud
4 8 (0.73%) Xen
5 5 (0.46%) Squid
5 5 (0.46%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.37%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.37%) KVM
7 3 (0.27%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.27%) Cygwin
8 1 (0.092%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.092%) NFS
8 1 (0.092%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.092%) Postfix
8 1 (0.092%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 98 (8.98%) Puppet
2 72 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.65%) Nagios
4 11 (1.01%) Vagrant
5 9 (0.82%) Capistrano
6 6 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 4 (0.37%) Ganglia
8 4 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
8 4 (0.37%) Cobbler
8 4 (0.37%) MOM
9 3 (0.27%) Ansible
10 2 (0.18%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.18%) Cacti
10 2 (0.18%) Munin
10 2 (0.18%) OpenIDM
10 2 (0.18%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.092%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.092%) Netcool
11 1 (0.092%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 91 (8.34%) Oracle
2 63 (5.77%) Google
3 50 (4.58%) Microsoft
4 44 (4.03%) Zend
5 43 (3.94%) VMware
6 41 (3.76%) Red Hat
7 38 (3.48%) JBoss
8 37 (3.39%) Twitter
9 33 (3.02%) Adobe
10 31 (2.84%) Facebook
11 29 (2.66%) Venda
12 24 (2.20%) Atlassian
13 20 (1.83%) Rackspace
14 16 (1.47%) Akamai
15 15 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
16 12 (1.10%) Elastic Path
17 11 (1.01%) Splunk
17 11 (1.01%) Sitecore
18 10 (0.92%) GigaSpaces
19 8 (0.73%) SAP
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Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
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Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
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City, London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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