Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 26 37
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11 +9
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 455 637 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 5.44% 6.93% 5.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.24% 30.76% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 491 309
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £405 £363 £338
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
London median daily rate £525 £505 £488
% change year-on-year +3.96% +3.59% +8.33%
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 £35.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +42.86% -25.93%

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 1,556 2,071 1,549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 18.60% 22.54% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,191 1,654 1,188
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.23%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £325
90th Percentile £660 £650 £625
London median daily rate £520 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Central London median hourly rate £56.00 £33.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.16% +31.37% -33.33%
10th Percentile £20.45 £28.00 £23.24
90th Percentile £79.00 £55.63 £29.45
London median hourly rate £44.92 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -0.19% +38.46% -25.29%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -11 317 £525 +5.00% 170
City of Westminster +2 30 £550 -4.35%
West End of London -4 17 £550 -4.35%
Southwark -23 6 £550 +15.79%
Git (software)
London

For the 6 months to 17 August 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).

1 274 (60.22%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (41.54%) JavaScript
3 176 (38.68%) Java
4 160 (35.16%) DevOps
5 154 (33.85%) Amazon AWS
6 147 (32.31%) Python
7 139 (30.55%) HTML
8 138 (30.33%) Docker
9 137 (30.11%) Scrum
10 136 (29.89%) TDD
11 132 (29.01%) CSS
12 131 (28.79%) Jenkins
13 126 (27.69%) Microsoft Azure
14 125 (27.47%) Linux
15 116 (25.49%) Microservices
16 114 (25.05%) SQL
17 107 (23.52%) Node.js
18 97 (21.32%) Finance
19 92 (20.22%) AngularJS
20 85 (18.68%) JIRA
21 84 (18.46%) Test Automation
21 84 (18.46%) Kubernetes
22 82 (18.02%) React
23 76 (16.70%) Continuous Integration
24 75 (16.48%) REST
25 71 (15.60%) HTML5
26 69 (15.16%) Kafka
27 65 (14.29%) Subversion
28 64 (14.07%) RESTful
28 64 (14.07%) BDD

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 45 (9.89%) Confluence
2 33 (7.25%) Apache
3 21 (4.62%) Apache Spark
4 19 (4.18%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (2.86%) CMS
6 10 (2.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (1.54%) ArcGIS
7 7 (1.54%) GeoServer
7 7 (1.54%) nginx
7 7 (1.54%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.32%) Drupal
9 5 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (1.10%) JBoss
10 4 (0.88%) Apache Airflow
10 4 (0.88%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.66%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.66%) IIS
11 3 (0.66%) Jetty
12 2 (0.44%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.22%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Magento
1 4 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.44%) MultiChain
2 2 (0.44%) Quorum
2 2 (0.44%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 154 (33.85%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (27.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (10.99%) GitHub
4 35 (7.69%) Serverless
5 32 (7.03%) AWS Lambda
6 28 (6.15%) Amazon S3
7 26 (5.71%) OpenShift
8 25 (5.49%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (5.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 21 (4.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 20 (4.40%) Amazon SQS
12 17 (3.74%) AWS CloudFormation
12 17 (3.74%) Azure Data Factory
13 16 (3.52%) Datadog
14 15 (3.30%) Google Cloud Platform
15 13 (2.86%) npm
16 12 (2.64%) Azure Functions
17 11 (2.42%) AWS CloudTrail
18 10 (2.20%) PaaS
18 10 (2.20%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.27%) HTTP
2 11 (2.42%) DNS
2 11 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.98%) VPN
4 8 (1.76%) Internet
4 8 (1.76%) SSL
5 7 (1.54%) Firewall
5 7 (1.54%) FTP
6 3 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.44%) BGP
7 2 (0.44%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (0.44%) Multicast
7 2 (0.44%) Network Security
7 2 (0.44%) SSH
7 2 (0.44%) VXLAN
7 2 (0.44%) Wireless
7 2 (0.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (11.87%) SQL Server
2 47 (10.33%) Relational Database
3 45 (9.89%) PostgreSQL
4 41 (9.01%) MongoDB
5 34 (7.47%) MySQL
6 27 (5.93%) Big Data
7 23 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (4.62%) Amazon RDS
9 18 (3.96%) Hadoop
10 15 (3.30%) Azure SQL Database
11 13 (2.86%) Cosmos DB
11 13 (2.86%) Data Lake
12 12 (2.64%) NoSQL
13 11 (2.42%) Redis
13 11 (2.42%) SQL Server 2017
14 10 (2.20%) Pentaho
14 10 (2.20%) Power BI
15 9 (1.98%) Neo4j
16 8 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
17 7 (1.54%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 131 (28.79%) Jenkins
2 85 (18.68%) JIRA
3 65 (14.29%) Subversion
4 41 (9.01%) Maven
5 40 (8.79%) Selenium
6 39 (8.57%) Cucumber
7 34 (7.47%) Sonatype Nexus
8 28 (6.15%) gulp
8 28 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (5.93%) TeamCity
10 26 (5.71%) JUnit
11 23 (5.05%) webpack
12 22 (4.84%) Grunt
13 20 (4.40%) Bitbucket
13 20 (4.40%) git-flow
13 20 (4.40%) Mockito
14 19 (4.18%) Mocha
14 19 (4.18%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (3.52%) Gatling
15 16 (3.52%) Jasmine
General
1 97 (21.32%) Finance
2 33 (7.25%) Retail
3 24 (5.27%) Banking
4 18 (3.96%) Marketing
5 9 (1.98%) Front Office
6 7 (1.54%) Games
7 5 (1.10%) Advertising
8 4 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.44%) Back Office
9 2 (0.44%) Electronics
9 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.44%) Publishing
9 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.44%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) French Language
10 1 (0.22%) German Language
10 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 282 (61.98%) Developer
2 54 (11.87%) Java Developer
3 46 (10.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 43 (9.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 39 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 35 (7.69%) React Developer
7 32 (7.03%) Azure Developer
8 27 (5.93%) Full Stack Developer
9 22 (4.84%) Angular Developer
10 21 (4.62%) Data Engineer
10 21 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
11 20 (4.40%) AWS Engineer
12 19 (4.18%) Python Developer
13 16 (3.52%) AWS DevOps
13 16 (3.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 15 (3.30%) Node.js Developer
15 14 (3.08%) .NET Developer
15 14 (3.08%) Java Engineer
16 13 (2.86%) SQL Developer
17 12 (2.64%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (30.55%) HTML
2 132 (29.01%) CSS
3 107 (23.52%) Node.js
4 92 (20.22%) AngularJS
5 82 (18.02%) React
6 75 (16.48%) REST
7 71 (15.60%) HTML5
8 69 (15.16%) Kafka
9 64 (14.07%) RESTful
10 61 (13.41%) .NET
11 59 (12.97%) JSON
12 54 (11.87%) Spring
13 39 (8.57%) Redux
13 39 (8.57%) Vue.js
14 35 (7.69%) Web Services
15 34 (7.47%) jQuery
15 34 (7.47%) Sass
16 29 (6.37%) SOAP
17 28 (6.15%) XML
18 27 (5.93%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.81%) User Experience
2 25 (5.49%) Mobile App
3 22 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.74%) Data Structures
5 13 (2.86%) Cloud Native
6 11 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.20%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.32%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.10%) Analytical Mindset
10 5 (1.10%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.88%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.88%) Vector Graphics
12 3 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (0.44%) Bitcoin
13 2 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.44%) Life Science
13 2 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 125 (27.47%) Linux
2 55 (12.09%) Unix
3 24 (5.27%) Mac OS X
4 22 (4.84%) Apple iOS
5 20 (4.40%) Android
6 16 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (3.52%) Windows
7 8 (1.76%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.10%) CentOS
9 4 (0.88%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.66%) Debian
10 3 (0.66%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.44%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.22%) Fedora
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (60.22%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (35.16%) DevOps
3 137 (30.11%) Scrum
4 136 (29.89%) TDD
5 116 (25.49%) Microservices
6 84 (18.46%) Test Automation
7 76 (16.70%) Continuous Integration
8 64 (14.07%) BDD
9 53 (11.65%) Front End Development
10 47 (10.33%) Unit Testing
11 46 (10.11%) Web Development
12 42 (9.23%) Open Source
13 41 (9.01%) ETL
14 40 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
15 38 (8.35%) Continuous Delivery
16 37 (8.13%) E-Commerce
16 37 (8.13%) Kanban
17 36 (7.91%) User Stories
18 33 (7.25%) Fintech
18 33 (7.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 189 (41.54%) JavaScript
2 176 (38.68%) Java
3 147 (32.31%) Python
4 114 (25.05%) SQL
5 51 (11.21%) C#
6 48 (10.55%) Bash Shell
7 43 (9.45%) TypeScript
8 39 (8.57%) Ruby
9 36 (7.91%) Java 8
10 35 (7.69%) ES6
11 29 (6.37%) Scala
12 27 (5.93%) Shell Script
13 23 (5.05%) PowerShell
14 22 (4.84%) T-SQL
15 19 (4.18%) Perl
16 17 (3.74%) Go
17 14 (3.08%) Kotlin
18 13 (2.86%) Groovy
18 13 (2.86%) PHP
19 10 (2.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (5.93%) Security Cleared
2 17 (3.74%) SC Cleared
3 13 (2.86%) Degree
4 9 (1.98%) RHCE
5 6 (1.32%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.10%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (0.88%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.44%) CCIE
10 1 (0.22%) CCNP
10 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.22%) MCSE
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.22%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.59%) QA
2 12 (2.64%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.10%) WCAG
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 138 (30.33%) Docker
2 8 (1.76%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.66%) HDFS
4 3 (0.66%) KVM
5 2 (0.44%) Varnish
5 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.44%) Xen
6 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.22%) vCloud
6 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.22%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.22%) vSphere
6 1 (0.22%) zsh
Systems Management
1 84 (18.46%) Kubernetes
2 54 (11.87%) Ansible
3 39 (8.57%) Terraform
4 30 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (5.93%) Puppet
6 8 (1.76%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (1.54%) Suricata
8 6 (1.32%) Consul
8 6 (1.32%) Grafana
8 6 (1.32%) Hadoop YARN
8 6 (1.32%) Kibana
8 6 (1.32%) Mesos
8 6 (1.32%) ZABBIX
9 5 (1.10%) Marathon
9 5 (1.10%) Salt
10 4 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.88%) Nagios
10 4 (0.88%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.66%) logstash
12 2 (0.44%) Graphite
Vendors
1 46 (10.11%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.79%) Oracle
3 23 (5.05%) Splunk
4 21 (4.62%) Atlassian
5 19 (4.18%) Google
6 13 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.64%) ServiceNow
8 9 (1.98%) New Relic
8 9 (1.98%) SAP
9 8 (1.76%) Tableau
10 7 (1.54%) ESRI
10 7 (1.54%) Perforce
10 7 (1.54%) Qualys
11 6 (1.32%) Adobe
11 6 (1.32%) MuleSoft
11 6 (1.32%) VMware
12 5 (1.10%) IBM
13 4 (0.88%) BMC
13 4 (0.88%) Remedy
13 4 (0.88%) Salesforce.com