Period
to 20 April 2019

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 20 April 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.

Git Distributed Version Control System
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 22 49
Rank change year-on-year -5 +27 -2
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 638 703 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 7.17% 7.63% 4.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.53% 34.39% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 557 254
Central London median daily rate £529 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.17% +2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £321
90th Percentile £655 £625 £613
London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Central London median hourly rate £56.00 £65.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.85% - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 1,961 2,044 1,359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 22.05% 22.18% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,472 1,627 1,072
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £648 £613
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 0
Central London median hourly rate £45.50 £48.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.19% - -
London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +12.50% -8.05%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Git (software) as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Central London

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Central London over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Central London

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Git (software) in Central London

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Central London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Central London over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Contractor 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 20 April 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
City of London -7 390 £550 +5.77% 45
West End of London -1 55 £550 - 1
City of Westminster -6 35 £558 +10.22% 2
Southwark -33 5 £550 +15.79%
Git (software)
London

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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).

1 407 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (43.73%) JavaScript
3 260 (40.75%) Java
4 238 (37.30%) HTML
5 232 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
6 218 (34.17%) TDD
7 212 (33.23%) Docker
8 201 (31.50%) CSS
9 196 (30.72%) Scrum
10 180 (28.21%) Microservices
11 178 (27.90%) Jenkins
12 172 (26.96%) DevOps
13 166 (26.02%) Linux
14 162 (25.39%) Finance
15 159 (24.92%) Python
16 155 (24.29%) Node.js
17 153 (23.98%) REST
18 150 (23.51%) Microsoft Azure
19 148 (23.20%) SQL
20 147 (23.04%) AngularJS
21 132 (20.69%) Test Automation
22 129 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
23 123 (19.28%) Kubernetes
24 113 (17.71%) BDD
24 113 (17.71%) HTML5
25 104 (16.30%) JIRA
26 101 (15.83%) JSON
27 97 (15.20%) React
28 90 (14.11%) RESTful
29 89 (13.95%) Subversion

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 61 (9.56%) Confluence
2 48 (7.52%) Apache
3 34 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
4 27 (4.23%) Apache Spark
5 15 (2.35%) Cloud Foundry
5 15 (2.35%) CMS
6 12 (1.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 11 (1.72%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.72%) WildFly
8 9 (1.41%) nginx
9 7 (1.10%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.78%) JBoss
10 5 (0.78%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.78%) WordPress
11 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.31%) Drupal
12 2 (0.31%) Ethereum
12 2 (0.31%) Hyperledger
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.16%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 17 (2.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.47%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.16%) InVision
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.63%) Magento
2 2 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.31%) Endur
2 2 (0.31%) MultiChain
2 2 (0.31%) Quorum
2 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 232 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 150 (23.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (10.03%) GitHub
4 39 (6.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 35 (5.49%) Amazon EC2
6 33 (5.17%) OpenShift
7 31 (4.86%) Serverless
8 28 (4.39%) Amazon S3
9 25 (3.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 24 (3.76%) AWS Lambda
10 24 (3.76%) Datadog
11 21 (3.29%) Amazon SQS
12 20 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 20 (3.13%) Heroku
12 20 (3.13%) PaaS
13 16 (2.51%) AWS CloudTrail
14 12 (1.88%) Amazon ELB
14 12 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
15 10 (1.57%) Amazon Kinesis
15 10 (1.57%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 69 (10.82%) HTTP
2 35 (5.49%) TCP/IP
3 23 (3.61%) DNS
3 23 (3.61%) SSL
4 20 (3.13%) FTP
5 12 (1.88%) Firewall
6 10 (1.57%) VPN
7 9 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (1.41%) Network Security
8 7 (1.10%) Internet
9 4 (0.63%) BGP
9 4 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.63%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (0.63%) Multicast
9 4 (0.63%) OSPF
9 4 (0.63%) VXLAN
9 4 (0.63%) Wireless
9 4 (0.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (13.95%) Relational Database
2 73 (11.44%) MongoDB
3 58 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 56 (8.78%) MySQL
5 55 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
6 45 (7.05%) Big Data
7 33 (5.17%) NoSQL
8 32 (5.02%) Redis
9 28 (4.39%) Hadoop
10 25 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
11 21 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (3.13%) Neo4j
13 18 (2.82%) RDBMS
14 12 (1.88%) Data Lake
15 10 (1.57%) Blockchain
15 10 (1.57%) Power BI
16 9 (1.41%) Cosmos DB
16 9 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (1.10%) Apache Kudu
17 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 178 (27.90%) Jenkins
2 104 (16.30%) JIRA
3 89 (13.95%) Subversion
4 67 (10.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 64 (10.03%) Cucumber
6 61 (9.56%) Maven
7 50 (7.84%) JUnit
7 50 (7.84%) Selenium
8 46 (7.21%) Mockito
9 45 (7.05%) gulp
10 41 (6.43%) Sonatype Nexus
11 40 (6.27%) Octopus Deploy
12 38 (5.96%) Visual Studio Team System
13 34 (5.33%) GitLab
14 32 (5.02%) webpack
15 31 (4.86%) Gradle
16 29 (4.55%) SonarQube
17 28 (4.39%) TeamCity
18 27 (4.23%) Visual Studio
19 22 (3.45%) Mercurial
General
1 162 (25.39%) Finance
2 29 (4.55%) Banking
3 20 (3.13%) Retail
4 19 (2.98%) Front Office
5 15 (2.35%) Marketing
6 7 (1.10%) Advertising
7 6 (0.94%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.63%) Games
9 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.31%) Electronics
10 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.31%) Publishing
10 2 (0.31%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.16%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) French Language
11 1 (0.16%) German Language
11 1 (0.16%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 415 (65.05%) Developer
2 109 (17.08%) Java Developer
3 84 (13.17%) Senior Developer
4 47 (7.37%) React Developer
5 45 (7.05%) Full Stack Developer
6 43 (6.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 41 (6.43%) DevOps Engineer
8 36 (5.64%) Python Developer
9 31 (4.86%) Azure Developer
10 30 (4.70%) Agile Developer
11 28 (4.39%) .NET Developer
11 28 (4.39%) AWS Developer
11 28 (4.39%) Node.js Developer
12 26 (4.08%) Angular Developer
13 25 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
14 23 (3.61%) Senior Java Developer
15 20 (3.13%) Data Engineer
16 18 (2.82%) Digital Developer
17 16 (2.51%) Senior React Developer
18 15 (2.35%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (37.30%) HTML
2 201 (31.50%) CSS
3 155 (24.29%) Node.js
4 153 (23.98%) REST
5 147 (23.04%) AngularJS
6 113 (17.71%) HTML5
7 101 (15.83%) JSON
8 97 (15.20%) React
9 90 (14.11%) RESTful
10 83 (13.01%) Spring
11 81 (12.70%) Kafka
12 77 (12.07%) .NET
13 72 (11.29%) jQuery
13 72 (11.29%) SOAP
14 58 (9.09%) Vue.js
15 51 (7.99%) Redux
15 51 (7.99%) Web Services
16 44 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 43 (6.74%) CSS3
18 42 (6.58%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (8.31%) Mobile App
3 45 (7.05%) User Experience
4 42 (6.58%) Algorithms
5 34 (5.33%) Data Structures
6 28 (4.39%) Fintech
7 25 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (2.66%) Linux Command Line
9 14 (2.19%) Clustering
9 14 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
10 12 (1.88%) Fat Client
10 12 (1.88%) Thin Client
11 10 (1.57%) iPad
12 9 (1.41%) Cloud Native
13 7 (1.10%) Data Centre
13 7 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.94%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.78%) Fixed Income
15 5 (0.78%) W3C
16 4 (0.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 166 (26.02%) Linux
2 71 (11.13%) Unix
3 39 (6.11%) Android
4 35 (5.49%) Apple iOS
5 29 (4.55%) Windows
6 27 (4.23%) Mac OS X
7 12 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.72%) VMS
9 4 (0.63%) CentOS
9 4 (0.63%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.63%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.63%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.31%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (34.17%) TDD
3 196 (30.72%) Scrum
4 180 (28.21%) Microservices
5 172 (26.96%) DevOps
6 132 (20.69%) Test Automation
7 129 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
8 113 (17.71%) BDD
9 69 (10.82%) Problem-Solving
10 68 (10.66%) Unit Testing
11 66 (10.34%) Web Development
12 64 (10.03%) OO
13 63 (9.87%) Responsive Web Design
14 60 (9.40%) E-Commerce
15 58 (9.09%) Front End Development
15 58 (9.09%) Kanban
16 57 (8.93%) Software Engineering
17 55 (8.62%) Open Source
18 54 (8.46%) Continuous Deployment
19 49 (7.68%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 279 (43.73%) JavaScript
2 260 (40.75%) Java
3 159 (24.92%) Python
4 148 (23.20%) SQL
5 74 (11.60%) C#
6 69 (10.82%) Java 8
7 67 (10.50%) TypeScript
8 64 (10.03%) ES6
9 63 (9.87%) Bash Shell
10 42 (6.58%) Ruby
11 32 (5.02%) Go
12 29 (4.55%) PHP
12 29 (4.55%) Scala
13 26 (4.08%) Kotlin
14 25 (3.92%) PowerShell
15 18 (2.82%) Groovy
16 13 (2.04%) Perl
17 12 (1.88%) Shell Script
18 11 (1.72%) JPQL
19 9 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (5.33%) Degree
2 31 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.61%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.88%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 8 (1.25%) Master's Degree
7 7 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.10%) RHCE
8 5 (0.78%) CCNP
8 5 (0.78%) ISEB
8 5 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.63%) CCIE
9 4 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.47%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.31%) OSCP
11 2 (0.31%) SAFe Agilist
12 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.96%) QA
2 14 (2.19%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.78%) WCAG
4 4 (0.63%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.16%) FedRAMP
5 1 (0.16%) FISMA
5 1 (0.16%) GDPR
5 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 212 (33.23%) Docker
2 14 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.10%) HDFS
4 4 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.31%) Ceph
5 2 (0.31%) etcd
5 2 (0.31%) flannel
5 2 (0.31%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.31%) SkyDNS
5 2 (0.31%) vSphere
6 1 (0.16%) vCloud
6 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.16%) zsh
Systems Management
1 123 (19.28%) Kubernetes
2 89 (13.95%) Ansible
3 51 (7.99%) Puppet
4 39 (6.11%) Terraform
5 32 (5.02%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (3.61%) Docker Swarm
7 16 (2.51%) Kibana
8 15 (2.35%) Grafana
9 10 (1.57%) logstash
9 10 (1.57%) ZABBIX
10 9 (1.41%) Graphite
11 8 (1.25%) Marathon
11 8 (1.25%) Mesos
12 7 (1.10%) Consul
12 7 (1.10%) Prometheus
12 7 (1.10%) Rundeck
13 3 (0.47%) Rancher
13 3 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
14 2 (0.31%) rkt
14 2 (0.31%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 58 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 51 (7.99%) Google
3 35 (5.49%) Oracle
4 30 (4.70%) Splunk
5 24 (3.76%) Atlassian
6 19 (2.98%) Red Hat
7 13 (2.04%) SaltStack
8 11 (1.72%) Adobe
9 10 (1.57%) New Relic
10 9 (1.41%) Cisco
10 9 (1.41%) IBM
10 9 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.25%) ServiceNow
11 8 (1.25%) Sybase
12 7 (1.10%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 7 (1.10%) Perforce
13 6 (0.94%) hybris
13 6 (0.94%) Qualys
13 6 (0.94%) Sonatype
13 6 (0.94%) Tableau