Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 29 40
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 +7
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 621 549 418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 6.67% 6.33% 5.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.64% 32.78% 28.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 445 334
Central London median daily rate £513 £495 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.59% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £400 £361 £326
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
London median daily rate £515 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 - £32.50
London median hourly rate £51.25 £35.00 £47.25
% change year-on-year +46.43% -25.93% -3.08%

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 2,168 1,675 1,492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 23.27% 19.32% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,706 1,311 1,173
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £360 £336
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -13.33%
London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +8.33%

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 14 December 2018.

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)
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 14 December 2018. 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 -1 421 £513 +2.55% 157
West End of London +6 56 £530 -3.64% 2
City of Westminster -1 16 £550 +15.79% 1
Southwark -23 13 £475 -
Camden -7 3 £600 +73.04%
Git (software)
London

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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).

1 360 (57.97%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (42.67%) JavaScript
3 248 (39.94%) HTML
4 241 (38.81%) Java
5 235 (37.84%) TDD
6 230 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
7 227 (36.55%) CSS
8 190 (30.60%) Jenkins
9 177 (28.50%) Docker
10 159 (25.60%) Finance
11 155 (24.96%) REST
12 152 (24.48%) DevOps
13 149 (23.99%) Linux
14 142 (22.87%) Scrum
15 139 (22.38%) AngularJS
16 134 (21.58%) Test Automation
17 133 (21.42%) Microservices
18 126 (20.29%) HTML5
18 126 (20.29%) Python
19 123 (19.81%) Node.js
20 122 (19.65%) BDD
21 116 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
22 105 (16.91%) Kubernetes
23 100 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
24 98 (15.78%) JSON
24 98 (15.78%) SQL
25 93 (14.98%) Maven
25 93 (14.98%) Ansible
26 90 (14.49%) Relational Database
27 89 (14.33%) JIRA

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 (9.82%) Elasticsearch
2 47 (7.57%) Confluence
3 39 (6.28%) Apache
4 36 (5.80%) Apache Spark
5 20 (3.22%) Cloud Foundry
6 14 (2.25%) WildFly
7 12 (1.93%) CMS
7 12 (1.93%) nginx
8 11 (1.77%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.77%) WordPress
9 8 (1.29%) Drupal
10 7 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (0.97%) IIS
12 5 (0.81%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.64%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.48%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.32%) JBoss
15 2 (0.32%) Jetty
15 2 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (2.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.13%) InVision
3 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.32%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.32%) Magento
2 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.32%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.16%) Endur
3 1 (0.16%) Kondor
3 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 230 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (9.02%) Heroku
4 55 (8.86%) GitHub
5 32 (5.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 30 (4.83%) Amazon EC2
7 23 (3.70%) Amazon S3
8 21 (3.38%) Serverless
9 19 (3.06%) PaaS
10 17 (2.74%) OpenShift
11 16 (2.58%) AWS Lambda
11 16 (2.58%) npm
12 15 (2.42%) Datadog
13 13 (2.09%) Amazon SQS
14 12 (1.93%) Amazon ELB
14 12 (1.93%) IBM Cloud
15 10 (1.61%) SaaS
16 9 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 8 (1.29%) AWS CloudFormation
17 8 (1.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (12.56%) HTTP
2 38 (6.12%) TCP/IP
3 35 (5.64%) DNS
4 31 (4.99%) FTP
4 31 (4.99%) SSL
5 11 (1.77%) Internet
5 11 (1.77%) VPN
6 10 (1.61%) Firewall
7 5 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (0.81%) Network Security
7 5 (0.81%) SMTP
8 4 (0.64%) SSH
9 3 (0.48%) AMQP
10 2 (0.32%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.32%) LAN
11 1 (0.16%) DHCP
11 1 (0.16%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.16%) PBX
11 1 (0.16%) VoIP
11 1 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (14.49%) Relational Database
2 86 (13.85%) MongoDB
3 72 (11.59%) MySQL
4 70 (11.27%) SQL Server
5 58 (9.34%) PostgreSQL
6 54 (8.70%) NoSQL
7 41 (6.60%) Hadoop
8 38 (6.12%) Redis
9 37 (5.96%) Big Data
10 28 (4.51%) Apache Cassandra
11 25 (4.03%) RDBMS
12 17 (2.74%) Neo4j
13 10 (1.61%) HBase
14 9 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 9 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
14 9 (1.45%) SQLite
15 8 (1.29%) Apache Kudu
15 8 (1.29%) Impala
15 8 (1.29%) InfluxDB
16 6 (0.97%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 190 (30.60%) Jenkins
2 93 (14.98%) Maven
3 89 (14.33%) JIRA
4 67 (10.79%) Subversion
5 56 (9.02%) Gradle
6 54 (8.70%) Cucumber
6 54 (8.70%) gulp
7 52 (8.37%) GitLab
8 50 (8.05%) TeamCity
9 49 (7.89%) Selenium
10 48 (7.73%) JUnit
11 46 (7.41%) Mockito
12 39 (6.28%) Octopus Deploy
13 35 (5.64%) webpack
14 32 (5.15%) SonarQube
14 32 (5.15%) Visual Studio Team System
15 28 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
16 27 (4.35%) Bitbucket
17 26 (4.19%) Sonatype Nexus
18 20 (3.22%) Vagrant
General
1 159 (25.60%) Finance
2 46 (7.41%) Banking
3 19 (3.06%) Front Office
4 17 (2.74%) Marketing
5 14 (2.25%) Retail
6 13 (2.09%) Advertising
7 9 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.29%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.97%) Back Office
10 5 (0.81%) Games
11 4 (0.64%) Publishing
12 3 (0.48%) Automotive
12 3 (0.48%) Legal
13 2 (0.32%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.32%) Law
13 2 (0.32%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.16%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 428 (68.92%) Developer
2 126 (20.29%) Java Developer
3 79 (12.72%) Senior Developer
4 69 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 61 (9.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 50 (8.05%) React Developer
7 40 (6.44%) .NET Developer
8 35 (5.64%) Angular Developer
8 35 (5.64%) Lead Developer
9 33 (5.31%) Full Stack Developer
9 33 (5.31%) Node.js Developer
10 25 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
11 22 (3.54%) AWS Developer
12 21 (3.38%) Lead Java Developer
13 20 (3.22%) Senior React Developer
14 19 (3.06%) Agile Developer
14 19 (3.06%) Senior Java Developer
15 17 (2.74%) Agile Java Developer
16 16 (2.58%) Digital Developer
16 16 (2.58%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (39.94%) HTML
2 227 (36.55%) CSS
3 155 (24.96%) REST
4 139 (22.38%) AngularJS
5 126 (20.29%) HTML5
6 123 (19.81%) Node.js
7 98 (15.78%) JSON
8 89 (14.33%) RESTful
9 88 (14.17%) React
10 82 (13.20%) Spring
11 77 (12.40%) .NET
12 66 (10.63%) SOAP
12 66 (10.63%) Spring Boot
13 65 (10.47%) CSS3
14 56 (9.02%) Web Services
15 54 (8.70%) jQuery
16 53 (8.53%) Sass
17 49 (7.89%) Redux
18 42 (6.76%) ASP.NET
18 42 (6.76%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.66%) User Experience
2 48 (7.73%) Mobile App
3 42 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (5.96%) Algorithms
5 36 (5.80%) Linux Command Line
6 35 (5.64%) Data Structures
7 29 (4.67%) Greenfield Project
8 21 (3.38%) Self-Motivation
9 17 (2.74%) Fintech
10 14 (2.25%) Clustering
10 14 (2.25%) Fixed Income
11 12 (1.93%) Fat Client
11 12 (1.93%) Thin Client
12 11 (1.77%) iPad
13 7 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.97%) Derivative
14 6 (0.97%) Equities
14 6 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (0.97%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 149 (23.99%) Linux
2 71 (11.43%) Unix
3 40 (6.44%) Android
3 40 (6.44%) Apple iOS
4 38 (6.12%) Windows
5 17 (2.74%) Mac OS X
6 16 (2.58%) VMS
7 14 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.77%) Windows Server
9 9 (1.45%) CentOS
10 8 (1.29%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.64%) Debian
12 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.16%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.16%) Fedora
13 1 (0.16%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.16%) Solaris
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (57.97%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (37.84%) TDD
3 152 (24.48%) DevOps
4 142 (22.87%) Scrum
5 134 (21.58%) Test Automation
6 133 (21.42%) Microservices
7 122 (19.65%) BDD
8 116 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
9 87 (14.01%) Front End Development
9 87 (14.01%) OO
10 57 (9.18%) Kanban
11 56 (9.02%) Unit Testing
12 55 (8.86%) Domain-Driven Design
12 55 (8.86%) Software Engineering
13 50 (8.05%) Problem-Solving
14 49 (7.89%) E-Commerce
15 48 (7.73%) MVC
15 48 (7.73%) Open Source
16 45 (7.25%) Continuous Deployment
17 40 (6.44%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 265 (42.67%) JavaScript
2 241 (38.81%) Java
3 126 (20.29%) Python
4 98 (15.78%) SQL
5 84 (13.53%) C#
6 74 (11.92%) TypeScript
7 71 (11.43%) Java 8
8 67 (10.79%) ES6
9 51 (8.21%) Bash Shell
10 49 (7.89%) Ruby
11 42 (6.76%) Go
12 34 (5.48%) PHP
13 27 (4.35%) PowerShell
14 19 (3.06%) Groovy
14 19 (3.06%) Kotlin
15 18 (2.90%) Perl
16 15 (2.42%) Apple Swift
17 13 (2.09%) JPQL
18 12 (1.93%) Objective-C
18 12 (1.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (6.44%) Degree
2 19 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.42%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.93%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.97%) AWS Certification
6 6 (0.97%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.97%) RHCE
7 5 (0.81%) CCNP
7 5 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.81%) ISEB
7 5 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (0.81%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.32%) OSCP
10 1 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.31%) QA
2 6 (0.97%) WCAG
3 3 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) FedRAMP
4 1 (0.16%) FISMA
4 1 (0.16%) GDPR
4 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 177 (28.50%) Docker
2 9 (1.45%) HDFS
2 9 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.13%) vSphere
4 4 (0.64%) Varnish
5 3 (0.48%) KVM
5 3 (0.48%) Xen
6 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.32%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.16%) NFS
7 1 (0.16%) pfSense
7 1 (0.16%) Samba
Systems Management
1 105 (16.91%) Kubernetes
2 93 (14.98%) Ansible
3 57 (9.18%) Puppet
4 45 (7.25%) Terraform
5 42 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
6 33 (5.31%) Docker Swarm
7 19 (3.06%) Kibana
8 18 (2.90%) logstash
9 15 (2.42%) ZABBIX
10 14 (2.25%) Nagios
11 11 (1.77%) Consul
12 9 (1.45%) Mesos
13 7 (1.13%) Grafana
14 6 (0.97%) Graphite
14 6 (0.97%) Prometheus
15 5 (0.81%) Pingdom
15 5 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
15 5 (0.81%) Uchiwa
16 4 (0.64%) Capistrano
17 3 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 55 (8.86%) Microsoft
2 44 (7.09%) Oracle
3 29 (4.67%) Google
4 20 (3.22%) Atlassian
5 19 (3.06%) Red Hat
6 17 (2.74%) Splunk
7 16 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (2.42%) New Relic
9 13 (2.09%) Sybase
10 12 (1.93%) IBM
11 10 (1.61%) Adobe
12 9 (1.45%) VMware
13 8 (1.29%) AppDynamics
13 8 (1.29%) Twitter
14 7 (1.13%) Cisco
14 7 (1.13%) PagerDuty
14 7 (1.13%) SaltStack
15 6 (0.97%) Qualys
16 5 (0.81%) ServiceNow
16 5 (0.81%) TIBCO