Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Git (software) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Git (software) over the 6 months to 8 August 2020 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.

Git Distributed Version Control System
London > Central London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 33 35 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 +13
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 155 467 641
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 5.81% 5.58% 7.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.92% 29.52% 31.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 357 498
Median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £425 £408 £362
90th Percentile £638 £650 £625
London median daily rate £525 £525 £505
% change year-on-year - +3.96% +3.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £56.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% -13.85% -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £50.00
% change year-on-year -15.15% -17.50% +33.33%

Git (software) is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 536 1,582 2,065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 20.09% 18.92% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 1,205 1,649
Median daily rate £510 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £381 £363
90th Percentile £650 £663 £650
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £56.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +60.00% +37.25%
10th Percentile £34.10 £20.45 £28.60
90th Percentile £59.00 £79.00 £69.31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.92 £44.25
% change year-on-year -22.08% +1.50% +36.15%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Git (software) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Central London

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Git (software) in Central London

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Git (software) in Central London over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Central London

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Git (software) in Central London

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Histogram in Central London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Git (software) in Central London over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Git (software) in Central London

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) within the Central London region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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
City of London +3 122 £550 +4.76% 60
West End of London +8 10 £550 -
City of Westminster +5 9 £550 -0.72%
Southwark +46 2 £450 -18.18%
Git (software)
London

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) 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 across the Central London region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 81 (52.26%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (41.29%) DevOps
3 63 (40.65%) Jenkins
4 60 (38.71%) Java
5 51 (32.90%) Docker
6 48 (30.97%) Python
7 47 (30.32%) Azure
8 42 (27.10%) JavaScript
8 42 (27.10%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (25.81%) Linux
9 40 (25.81%) Test Automation
10 38 (24.52%) AWS
10 38 (24.52%) Kubernetes
10 38 (24.52%) Scrum
11 35 (22.58%) SQL
12 33 (21.29%) CSS
12 33 (21.29%) Ansible
13 32 (20.65%) Finance
14 30 (19.35%) Security Cleared
14 30 (19.35%) GitHub
15 29 (18.71%) Terraform
15 29 (18.71%) HTML
16 28 (18.06%) Microsoft
17 27 (17.42%) TDD
18 26 (16.77%) JIRA
19 22 (14.19%) Microservices
19 22 (14.19%) Maven
19 22 (14.19%) Infrastructure as Code
20 21 (13.55%) Open Source
21 19 (12.26%) SQL Server

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 18 (11.61%) Confluence
2 8 (5.16%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (4.52%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.23%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.58%) SAS
5 4 (2.58%) Tornado
6 2 (1.29%) CMS
6 2 (1.29%) nginx
6 2 (1.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.29%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.65%) Apache
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.65%) R Markdown
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.87%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 47 (30.32%) Azure
2 38 (24.52%) AWS
3 30 (19.35%) GitHub
4 8 (5.16%) GCP
4 8 (5.16%) Power Platform
5 6 (3.87%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.87%) IaaS
6 5 (3.23%) Amazon EKS
7 4 (2.58%) OpenShift
7 4 (2.58%) Slack
8 3 (1.94%) PaaS
8 3 (1.94%) Serverless
9 2 (1.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.29%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (1.29%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.29%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.29%) Kong
9 2 (1.29%) SaaS
9 2 (1.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.87%) DNS
2 5 (3.23%) DHCP
3 4 (2.58%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) BGP
4 1 (0.65%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.65%) Broadband
4 1 (0.65%) Firewall
4 1 (0.65%) HSRP
4 1 (0.65%) HTTP
4 1 (0.65%) IPv4
4 1 (0.65%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.65%) LAN
4 1 (0.65%) MPLS
4 1 (0.65%) Network Security
4 1 (0.65%) RSVP
4 1 (0.65%) SNMP
4 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.65%) VPLS
4 1 (0.65%) VRRP
4 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.03%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.45%) Big Data
4 8 (5.16%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.16%) Power BI
5 7 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.52%) MySQL
6 5 (3.23%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.58%) Apache Hive
7 4 (2.58%) Data Lake
7 4 (2.58%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.94%) Cosmos DB
8 3 (1.94%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.94%) Pentaho
8 3 (1.94%) Redis
8 3 (1.94%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.94%) SAS EBI
8 3 (1.94%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 63 (40.65%) Jenkins
2 26 (16.77%) JIRA
3 22 (14.19%) Maven
4 15 (9.68%) JUnit
5 13 (8.39%) GitLab
5 13 (8.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (7.10%) Visual Studio
7 9 (5.81%) git-flow
8 8 (5.16%) Android Studio
8 8 (5.16%) Bitbucket
8 8 (5.16%) Cucumber
8 8 (5.16%) Gradle
8 8 (5.16%) Robot Framework
8 8 (5.16%) Subversion
8 8 (5.16%) TeamCity
9 6 (3.87%) Artifactory
9 6 (3.87%) Selenium
9 6 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (3.87%) Xcode
10 5 (3.23%) gulp
General
1 32 (20.65%) Finance
2 17 (10.97%) Public Sector
3 11 (7.10%) Banking
4 6 (3.87%) Front Office
4 6 (3.87%) Marketing
5 5 (3.23%) Retail
6 3 (1.94%) Electronics
6 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.29%) Advertising
7 2 (1.29%) Automotive
7 2 (1.29%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.29%) Law
7 2 (1.29%) Police
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.65%) Games
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (50.32%) Developer
2 25 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (8.39%) Java Developer
4 11 (7.10%) Data Engineer
5 9 (5.81%) Android Developer
6 8 (5.16%) Agile Developer
6 8 (5.16%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (5.16%) Azure Engineer
6 8 (5.16%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (5.16%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 8 (5.16%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
7 7 (4.52%) C# Developer
7 7 (4.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (4.52%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (4.52%) Software Developer
8 6 (3.87%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (3.87%) Backend Developer
8 6 (3.87%) React Developer
8 6 (3.87%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.23%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (21.29%) CSS
2 29 (18.71%) HTML
3 18 (11.61%) .NET
3 18 (11.61%) HTML5
4 17 (10.97%) AngularJS
5 16 (10.32%) REST
6 15 (9.68%) Node.js
7 14 (9.03%) RESTful
7 14 (9.03%) Web Services
8 13 (8.39%) React
9 10 (6.45%) CSS3
10 9 (5.81%) Sass
10 9 (5.81%) Spring
10 9 (5.81%) XML
11 8 (5.16%) Android SDK
11 8 (5.16%) Elastic Stack
11 8 (5.16%) JSON
11 8 (5.16%) Spring Boot
12 7 (4.52%) Vue.js
13 6 (3.87%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.68%) Fixed Income
1 15 (9.68%) Mobile App
2 13 (8.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 12 (7.74%) User Experience
4 8 (5.16%) Cloud Native
4 8 (5.16%) Derivative
5 6 (3.87%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.87%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (3.87%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (3.87%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.94%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.94%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.94%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.94%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.29%) iPad
9 2 (1.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (25.81%) Linux
2 18 (11.61%) Android
3 15 (9.68%) Unix
4 12 (7.74%) Windows
5 8 (5.16%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.94%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.29%) CentOS
9 1 (0.65%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.65%) Solaris
9 1 (0.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (52.26%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (41.29%) DevOps
3 42 (27.10%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (25.81%) Test Automation
5 38 (24.52%) Scrum
6 27 (17.42%) TDD
7 22 (14.19%) Infrastructure as Code
7 22 (14.19%) Microservices
8 21 (13.55%) Open Source
9 15 (9.68%) Configuration Management
10 14 (9.03%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (9.03%) Software Engineering
11 13 (8.39%) SDLC
12 12 (7.74%) Android Development
12 12 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (7.74%) Deployment Automation
12 12 (7.74%) OO
13 11 (7.10%) Kanban
13 11 (7.10%) OOD
14 10 (6.45%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 60 (38.71%) Java
2 48 (30.97%) Python
3 42 (27.10%) JavaScript
4 35 (22.58%) SQL
5 16 (10.32%) Bash Shell
6 15 (9.68%) C#
7 10 (6.45%) PowerShell
8 9 (5.81%) PL/SQL
8 9 (5.81%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.16%) Kotlin
9 8 (5.16%) PHP
10 7 (4.52%) C
10 7 (4.52%) Perl
10 7 (4.52%) Ruby
10 7 (4.52%) T-SQL
11 6 (3.87%) R
12 4 (2.58%) Groovy
12 4 (2.58%) Java 8
12 4 (2.58%) Scala
12 4 (2.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.97%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.87%) Degree
4 3 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.94%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.29%) ISEB
5 2 (1.29%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.65%) CCIE
6 1 (0.65%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (0.65%) CCNP
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.65%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.45%) QA
2 3 (1.94%) WCAG
3 1 (0.65%) CDISC
3 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 51 (32.90%) Docker
2 2 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (24.52%) Kubernetes
2 33 (21.29%) Ansible
3 29 (18.71%) Terraform
4 12 (7.74%) Packer
5 10 (6.45%) Istio
6 7 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (4.52%) Puppet
7 5 (3.23%) Prometheus
8 4 (2.58%) Salt
9 3 (1.94%) Kibana
9 3 (1.94%) Rancher
10 2 (1.29%) Grafana
10 2 (1.29%) Pacemaker
11 1 (0.65%) Consul
11 1 (0.65%) logstash
Vendors
1 28 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.45%) Oracle
3 6 (3.87%) Databricks
4 5 (3.23%) Cloudera
4 5 (3.23%) Google
4 5 (3.23%) SAP
4 5 (3.23%) Splunk
5 4 (2.58%) Hortonworks
5 4 (2.58%) SaltStack
6 3 (1.94%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.29%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.29%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.29%) CA
7 2 (1.29%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (1.29%) Veritas
8 1 (0.65%) Axway
8 1 (0.65%) Huawei
8 1 (0.65%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.65%) Nokia
8 1 (0.65%) Veracode