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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 60 105 211
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +106
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 776 471 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.30% 1.94% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.36% 15.07% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 374 154
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £34.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 - £25.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 - £38.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% +12.50%
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3471 3125 3000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.77% 12.87% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2514 2246 2046
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 30
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.75 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +21.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £37.77 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £103.70 £59.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +45 127 £425 +6.25% 63
Bromley - 5 £325 - 7
Hammersmith +5 3 £386 -
Hounslow +10 2 £500 +25.00% 4
Kingston Upon Thames -4 1 £280 -6.66% 1
Isleworth - 1 £420 - 2
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Chiswick - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
Paddington - - - - 1
Mitcham - - - -
Orpington - - - - 1
Romford - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Barking - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Croydon - - - - 5
Enfield - - - -
Hornchurch - - - - 1
Git (software)
England

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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).

1 746 (54.73%) HTML
2 703 (51.58%) JavaScript
3 675 (49.52%) CSS
4 537 (39.40%) Subversion
5 478 (35.07%) Java
6 454 (33.31%) TDD
7 448 (32.87%) Linux
8 437 (32.06%) Agile Software Development
9 350 (25.68%) HTML5
10 323 (23.70%) PHP
11 306 (22.45%) OO
12 305 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
13 299 (21.94%) jQuery
14 290 (21.28%) MySQL
15 271 (19.88%) Scrum
16 268 (19.66%) Ruby
16 268 (19.66%) BDD
17 267 (19.59%) Jenkins
18 260 (19.08%) XML
19 259 (19.00%) Web Services
20 258 (18.93%) CSS3
21 243 (17.83%) JSON
22 242 (17.75%) UNIX
23 228 (16.73%) SQL
24 206 (15.11%) Responsive Web Design
25 205 (15.04%) JIRA
26 181 (13.28%) AngularJS
26 181 (13.28%) RESTful
27 180 (13.21%) Python
28 175 (12.84%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 152 (11.15%) Apache
2 151 (11.08%) Node.js
3 126 (9.24%) CMS
4 82 (6.02%) Confluence
5 71 (5.21%) Tomcat
6 49 (3.60%) Drupal
7 44 (3.23%) Adobe CQ
8 40 (2.93%) Umbraco
9 35 (2.57%) IIS
10 28 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
11 26 (1.91%) WordPress
12 24 (1.76%) Apache Solr
13 20 (1.47%) nginx
14 17 (1.25%) WebLogic
15 15 (1.10%) OpenStack
16 14 (1.03%) SharePoint
16 14 (1.03%) Moodle
17 12 (0.88%) Jetty
17 12 (0.88%) WebSphere
18 10 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 22 (1.61%) Photoshop
2 11 (0.81%) Fireworks
3 7 (0.51%) MS Excel
4 5 (0.37%) MS Office
5 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.22%) Doxygen
6 2 (0.15%) SPSS
6 2 (0.15%) Gephi
7 1 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.073%) GIMP
7 1 (0.073%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (2.13%) Magento
2 18 (1.32%) Google Analytics
3 11 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.44%) RMDS
5 3 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.15%) SunGard GMI
6 2 (0.15%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.15%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.073%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.073%) AquaLogic BPM
7 1 (0.073%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 67 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (1.83%) GitHub
4 20 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.66%) Heroku
6 8 (0.59%) Joyent
7 7 (0.51%) SaaS
8 5 (0.37%) Google App Engine
9 4 (0.29%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
9 4 (0.29%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.22%) Office 365
11 2 (0.15%) Route 53
12 1 (0.073%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.073%) Force.com
12 1 (0.073%) ElastiCache
12 1 (0.073%) Gitorious
Communications & Networking
1 119 (8.73%) HTTP
2 36 (2.64%) DNS
3 25 (1.83%) Internet
4 18 (1.32%) Firewall
5 14 (1.03%) SSH
6 13 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 13 (0.95%) LDAP
7 12 (0.88%) SSL
8 10 (0.73%) Ethernet
9 8 (0.59%) SAN
9 8 (0.59%) NAS
10 7 (0.51%) iSCSI
10 7 (0.51%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.44%) Intranet
11 6 (0.44%) VPN
11 6 (0.44%) SNMP
12 5 (0.37%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.22%) RTSP
13 3 (0.22%) VLAN
13 3 (0.22%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 290 (21.28%) MySQL
2 138 (10.12%) Relational Database
3 132 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 110 (8.07%) SQL Server
5 93 (6.82%) NoSQL
6 56 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
7 45 (3.30%) Redis
8 39 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 33 (2.42%) RavenDB
9 33 (2.42%) Big Data
10 18 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (1.25%) Neo4j
11 17 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (1.03%) Hadoop
13 13 (0.95%) CouchDB
13 13 (0.95%) SQLite
13 13 (0.95%) Oracle Database
14 12 (0.88%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (0.59%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 537 (39.40%) Subversion
2 267 (19.59%) Jenkins
3 205 (15.04%) JIRA
4 171 (12.55%) Maven
5 156 (11.45%) TeamCity
6 154 (11.30%) Cucumber
7 111 (8.14%) Mercurial
8 95 (6.97%) Hudson
8 95 (6.97%) Selenium
9 81 (5.94%) JUnit
10 62 (4.55%) WebDriver
11 60 (4.40%) Jasmine
12 55 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 52 (3.82%) Mockito
14 49 (3.60%) JBehave
14 49 (3.60%) Grunt
15 40 (2.93%) PHPUnit
15 40 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
16 39 (2.86%) Visual Studio
17 38 (2.79%) Eclipse
General
1 110 (8.07%) Finance
2 56 (4.11%) Banking
3 37 (2.71%) Games
4 30 (2.20%) Publishing
4 30 (2.20%) Marketing
5 29 (2.13%) Investment Banking
6 28 (2.05%) Retail
7 20 (1.47%) Front Office
8 13 (0.95%) Advertising
9 8 (0.59%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.51%) Legal
10 7 (0.51%) French Language
10 7 (0.51%) German Language
11 6 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.37%) Electronics
12 5 (0.37%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.29%) Billing
13 4 (0.29%) Back Office
13 4 (0.29%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1016 (74.54%) Developer
2 171 (12.55%) Front-End Developer
3 130 (9.54%) Java Developer
4 121 (8.88%) PHP Developer
5 110 (8.07%) Web Developer
6 82 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
7 78 (5.72%) JavaScript Developer
8 75 (5.50%) Senior Developer
9 56 (4.11%) iOS Developer
10 51 (3.74%) .NET Developer
11 41 (3.01%) Drupal Developer
11 41 (3.01%) Android Developer
12 40 (2.93%) Tester
13 39 (2.86%) Ruby Developer
14 30 (2.20%) Python Developer
14 30 (2.20%) Software Engineer
15 27 (1.98%) Analyst
15 27 (1.98%) Lead Developer
15 27 (1.98%) Programmer
16 25 (1.83%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 746 (54.73%) HTML
2 675 (49.52%) CSS
3 350 (25.68%) HTML5
4 299 (21.94%) jQuery
5 260 (19.08%) XML
6 259 (19.00%) Web Services
7 258 (18.93%) CSS3
8 243 (17.83%) JSON
9 181 (13.28%) RESTful
9 181 (13.28%) AngularJS
10 126 (9.24%) .NET
11 124 (9.10%) Sass
12 121 (8.88%) Ajax
13 113 (8.29%) Backbone.js
14 108 (7.92%) REST
15 86 (6.31%) Ruby on Rails
15 86 (6.31%) LAMP
16 85 (6.24%) Spring
17 75 (5.50%) ASP.NET
17 75 (5.50%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 121 (8.88%) Open Source
2 93 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 81 (5.94%) Mobile App
4 59 (4.33%) Visualisation
5 48 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (1.61%) W3C
7 21 (1.54%) iPhone
8 20 (1.47%) Video on Demand
9 18 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (1.25%) Digital Media
10 17 (1.25%) New Media
10 17 (1.25%) Online Games
11 14 (1.03%) Wiki
11 14 (1.03%) iPad
11 14 (1.03%) STB
11 14 (1.03%) IPTV
12 13 (0.95%) DTV
12 13 (0.95%) Social Media
13 12 (0.88%) E-Learning
14 11 (0.81%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 448 (32.87%) Linux
2 242 (17.75%) UNIX
3 117 (8.58%) Windows
4 98 (7.19%) Mac OS X
4 98 (7.19%) Apple iOS
5 87 (6.38%) Android
6 49 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 45 (3.30%) CentOS
8 40 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (2.79%) Ubuntu
10 18 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (0.95%) Solaris
12 11 (0.81%) AIX
13 6 (0.44%) Debian
14 5 (0.37%) SELinux
14 5 (0.37%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
16 3 (0.22%) SmartOS
16 3 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (33.31%) TDD
2 437 (32.06%) Agile Software Development
3 306 (22.45%) OO
4 305 (22.38%) Continuous Integration
5 271 (19.88%) Scrum
6 268 (19.66%) BDD
7 206 (15.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 175 (12.84%) MVC
9 172 (12.62%) Web Development
10 168 (12.33%) Configuration Management
10 168 (12.33%) DevOps
11 158 (11.59%) E-Commerce
12 125 (9.17%) Web Design
13 114 (8.36%) SOA
14 110 (8.07%) Software Engineering
14 110 (8.07%) Unit Testing
15 94 (6.90%) Kanban
16 89 (6.53%) OOP
17 80 (5.87%) Continuous Improvement
18 65 (4.77%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 703 (51.58%) JavaScript
2 478 (35.07%) Java
3 323 (23.70%) PHP
4 268 (19.66%) Ruby
5 228 (16.73%) SQL
6 180 (13.21%) Python
7 138 (10.12%) C#
8 71 (5.21%) Bash Shell
9 65 (4.77%) Perl
10 58 (4.26%) Objective-C
10 58 (4.26%) Groovy
11 55 (4.04%) Shell Script
12 53 (3.89%) Scala
13 38 (2.79%) C
14 37 (2.71%) PL/SQL
15 35 (2.57%) PHP5
16 34 (2.49%) C++
17 18 (1.32%) PowerShell
18 16 (1.17%) XQuery
18 16 (1.17%) sed
Qualifications
1 101 (7.41%) Degree
2 29 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 23 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.51%) ISEB
4 7 (0.51%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.22%) MCSE
7 2 (0.15%) PhD
7 2 (0.15%) CCA
7 2 (0.15%) MCP
8 1 (0.073%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.073%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.073%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.073%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.073%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (6.24%) QA
2 12 (0.88%) SLA
3 5 (0.37%) WCAG
4 2 (0.15%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.073%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.073%) JTAG
5 1 (0.073%) EMIR
5 1 (0.073%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.073%) WAI
System Software
1 27 (1.98%) Varnish
2 24 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.39%) vCloud
4 11 (0.81%) Active Directory
5 10 (0.73%) NFS
6 7 (0.51%) vSphere
6 7 (0.51%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.51%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.44%) Xen
8 5 (0.37%) KVM
9 4 (0.29%) Cygwin
10 3 (0.22%) Docker
10 3 (0.22%) HDFS
10 3 (0.22%) XenServer
11 2 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.073%) Postfix
12 1 (0.073%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.073%) Squid
12 1 (0.073%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 146 (10.71%) Puppet
2 92 (6.75%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (2.86%) Nagios
4 27 (1.98%) Vagrant
5 21 (1.54%) ZABBIX
6 20 (1.47%) Salt
7 15 (1.10%) Capistrano
8 13 (0.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 12 (0.88%) Graylog2
9 12 (0.88%) YUM
10 11 (0.81%) Ansible
11 10 (0.73%) Opsview
12 9 (0.66%) Kibana
13 8 (0.59%) Cobbler
13 8 (0.59%) ITRS Geneos
13 8 (0.59%) Zenoss
14 5 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
15 4 (0.29%) Ganglia
16 3 (0.22%) SCCM
16 3 (0.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 103 (7.56%) Oracle
2 71 (5.21%) Zend
3 60 (4.40%) Google
4 54 (3.96%) VMware
5 51 (3.74%) Adobe
6 42 (3.08%) Microsoft
7 36 (2.64%) Facebook
8 34 (2.49%) Red Hat
9 27 (1.98%) Splunk
10 25 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
11 24 (1.76%) Twitter
12 23 (1.69%) Atlassian
13 20 (1.47%) JBoss
14 19 (1.39%) Akamai
15 17 (1.25%) Rackspace
16 15 (1.10%) Venda
17 14 (1.03%) 29West
17 14 (1.03%) Perforce
18 12 (0.88%) Sitecore
19 11 (0.81%) New Relic
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £280 to £300 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £350 - £400 per month
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £300 to £500 per annum 3 months rolling Possibly higher rate depe
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Meadows Consulting Limited
Rate: Up to £270 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Rate: £400 to £450 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Rate: From £380 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Apollo Solutions
Rate: £25 - £35 per hour + (Overtime Available)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago