Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 25 25
Rank change year-on-year -24 0 +17
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 254 638 626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 4.31% 7.10% 7.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.30% 30.94% 34.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 454 515
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £358 £400 £363
90th Percentile £659 £659 £625
London median daily rate £528 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +0.48% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Central London median hourly rate £57.50 £35.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.29% -46.15% -
10th Percentile £53.75 £35.00 £62.50
90th Percentile £61.25 £35.00 £67.50
London median hourly rate £48.85 £35.00 £55.75
% change year-on-year +39.57% -37.22% +23.89%

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 1,004 2,062 1,804
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.03% 22.95% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 1,553 1,438
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £390 £360
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 3
Central London median hourly rate £48.50 £35.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.57% -46.15% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £24.00 £62.50
90th Percentile £61.62 £55.00 £71.12
London median hourly rate £48.68 £35.50 £41.42
% change year-on-year +37.11% -14.28% -11.88%

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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 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 -16 190 £545 +3.81% 132
City of Westminster -9 7 £575 +4.55% 1
West End of London -8 4 £475 -13.64% 1
Kensington and Chelsea - 2 £275 -
Camden +7 1 £550 -15.38%
Git (software)
London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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).

1 155 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (38.19%) JavaScript
2 97 (38.19%) DevOps
3 91 (35.83%) Java
4 88 (34.65%) Jenkins
5 75 (29.53%) Linux
6 69 (27.17%) CSS
7 67 (26.38%) Docker
8 66 (25.98%) HTML
9 63 (24.80%) Scrum
10 60 (23.62%) TDD
10 60 (23.62%) Python
11 56 (22.05%) JIRA
12 53 (20.87%) Kubernetes
13 51 (20.08%) Azure
14 50 (19.69%) Continuous Integration
14 50 (19.69%) SQL
15 47 (18.50%) AWS
16 46 (18.11%) Terraform
17 45 (17.72%) Microservices
18 44 (17.32%) REST
18 44 (17.32%) Web Services
19 40 (15.75%) GitHub
20 39 (15.35%) AngularJS
20 39 (15.35%) React
21 37 (14.57%) Test Automation
21 37 (14.57%) RESTful
22 35 (13.78%) C#
23 32 (12.60%) Spring
23 32 (12.60%) Confluence

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 32 (12.60%) Confluence
2 22 (8.66%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.94%) CMS
4 9 (3.54%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.15%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.36%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.57%) Apache Airflow
7 4 (1.57%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.18%) Apache
8 3 (1.18%) IIS
8 3 (1.18%) Luigi
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.79%) DataSynapse
9 2 (0.79%) Drupal
9 2 (0.79%) nginx
9 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.39%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Zeplin
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Magento
2 2 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.39%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.39%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 51 (20.08%) Azure
2 47 (18.50%) AWS
3 40 (15.75%) GitHub
4 24 (9.45%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (7.48%) Amazon SQS
6 14 (5.51%) Serverless
7 12 (4.72%) PaaS
8 11 (4.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (4.33%) AWS CodePipeline
8 11 (4.33%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (3.54%) Amazon S3
10 8 (3.15%) GCP
10 8 (3.15%) Power Platform
10 8 (3.15%) Route 53
11 7 (2.76%) CloudFront
12 6 (2.36%) AWS CodeDeploy
13 5 (1.97%) IaaS
13 5 (1.97%) npm
14 4 (1.57%) Amazon EKS
14 4 (1.57%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.63%) HTTP
2 17 (6.69%) TCP/IP
3 14 (5.51%) DNS
3 14 (5.51%) SSL
4 11 (4.33%) FTP
5 3 (1.18%) VPN
6 2 (0.79%) SSH
7 1 (0.39%) DHCP
7 1 (0.39%) DSL
7 1 (0.39%) Firewall
7 1 (0.39%) Internet
7 1 (0.39%) LAN
7 1 (0.39%) SMTP
7 1 (0.39%) WAN
7 1 (0.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.42%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (9.06%) MongoDB
2 23 (9.06%) MySQL
3 22 (8.66%) SQL Server
4 19 (7.48%) NoSQL
5 16 (6.30%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.51%) Big Data
7 13 (5.12%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (5.12%) Redis
8 10 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (3.54%) Hadoop
10 8 (3.15%) KDB
10 8 (3.15%) Power BI
10 8 (3.15%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.76%) Data Lake
11 7 (2.76%) Kdb+
11 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (2.36%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 88 (34.65%) Jenkins
2 56 (22.05%) JIRA
3 29 (11.42%) Maven
4 27 (10.63%) Gradle
5 20 (7.87%) JUnit
5 20 (7.87%) TeamCity
6 17 (6.69%) Subversion
7 16 (6.30%) Cucumber
8 14 (5.51%) GitLab
8 14 (5.51%) Mockito
9 12 (4.72%) Selenium
10 11 (4.33%) Bitbucket
11 10 (3.94%) gulp
11 10 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (3.54%) Gatling
12 9 (3.54%) Geb
12 9 (3.54%) RSpec
12 9 (3.54%) Spock
13 8 (3.15%) git-flow
14 7 (2.76%) SonarQube
General
1 30 (11.81%) Finance
2 19 (7.48%) Banking
2 19 (7.48%) Public Sector
3 12 (4.72%) Front Office
4 8 (3.15%) Retail
5 6 (2.36%) Advertising
6 5 (1.97%) Marketing
7 2 (0.79%) Games
7 2 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Automotive
8 1 (0.39%) Billing
8 1 (0.39%) Law
8 1 (0.39%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 142 (55.91%) Developer
2 39 (15.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (12.20%) Java Developer
4 15 (5.91%) .NET Developer
5 14 (5.51%) Azure Developer
5 14 (5.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (5.12%) React Developer
6 13 (5.12%) Senior Developer
7 12 (4.72%) C# Developer
7 12 (4.72%) Python Developer
7 12 (4.72%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 11 (4.33%) AWS DevOps
8 11 (4.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 11 (4.33%) AWS Engineer
8 11 (4.33%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (3.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (3.94%) Data Engineer
10 9 (3.54%) Agile Developer
10 9 (3.54%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (3.54%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (27.17%) CSS
2 66 (25.98%) HTML
3 44 (17.32%) REST
3 44 (17.32%) Web Services
4 39 (15.35%) AngularJS
4 39 (15.35%) React
5 37 (14.57%) RESTful
6 32 (12.60%) Spring
7 30 (11.81%) HTML5
8 29 (11.42%) .NET
9 28 (11.02%) Node.js
10 25 (9.84%) Kafka
11 23 (9.06%) JSON
12 22 (8.66%) Redux
12 22 (8.66%) SOAP
13 17 (6.69%) Spring Boot
14 16 (6.30%) XML
15 15 (5.91%) Dropwizard
16 14 (5.51%) OAuth2
16 14 (5.51%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.84%) User Experience
2 15 (5.91%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.54%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.76%) iPad
7 6 (2.36%) Cloud Native
7 6 (2.36%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (1.97%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.57%) Derivative
10 3 (1.18%) BYOD
10 3 (1.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 3 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.18%) W3C
11 2 (0.79%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.79%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.79%) NHS
11 2 (0.79%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 75 (29.53%) Linux
2 19 (7.48%) Unix
3 10 (3.94%) Android
4 8 (3.15%) Windows
5 6 (2.36%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.36%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.97%) Debian
7 4 (1.57%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.79%) VMS
9 1 (0.39%) CentOS
9 1 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (38.19%) DevOps
3 63 (24.80%) Scrum
4 60 (23.62%) TDD
5 50 (19.69%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (17.72%) Microservices
7 37 (14.57%) Test Automation
8 29 (11.42%) Software Engineering
9 28 (11.02%) BDD
10 26 (10.24%) Front End Development
10 26 (10.24%) Kanban
11 24 (9.45%) SDLC
12 23 (9.06%) Infrastructure as Code
13 22 (8.66%) Open Source
14 21 (8.27%) E-Commerce
15 20 (7.87%) Analytics
16 19 (7.48%) Continuous Delivery
16 19 (7.48%) MVC
16 19 (7.48%) Web Development
17 18 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 97 (38.19%) JavaScript
2 91 (35.83%) Java
3 60 (23.62%) Python
4 50 (19.69%) SQL
5 35 (13.78%) C#
6 30 (11.81%) Ruby
6 30 (11.81%) TypeScript
7 23 (9.06%) Java 8
8 18 (7.09%) Bash Shell
9 15 (5.91%) Kotlin
10 14 (5.51%) C++
11 10 (3.94%) PHP
11 10 (3.94%) PL/SQL
11 10 (3.94%) Scala
12 8 (3.15%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.76%) ES6
13 7 (2.76%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.36%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.97%) Go
16 4 (1.57%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (11.42%) Security Cleared
2 20 (7.87%) Degree
3 15 (5.91%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.36%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.57%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.57%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.18%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.79%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.79%) ISEB
7 2 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.39%) CCIE
8 1 (0.39%) CCNA
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.09%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) WCAG
3 2 (0.79%) SLA
4 1 (0.39%) GDPR
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 67 (26.38%) Docker
2 4 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.79%) vSphere
5 1 (0.39%) KVM
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.39%) Varnish
5 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 53 (20.87%) Kubernetes
2 46 (18.11%) Terraform
3 28 (11.02%) Ansible
4 18 (7.09%) Puppet
5 17 (6.69%) Packer
6 11 (4.33%) Docker Swarm
7 10 (3.94%) Istio
7 10 (3.94%) Prometheus
8 6 (2.36%) Kibana
9 5 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (1.57%) Grafana
11 2 (0.79%) MIIS
12 1 (0.39%) Fluentd
12 1 (0.39%) Graphite
12 1 (0.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.39%) Icinga
12 1 (0.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.39%) Salt
12 1 (0.39%) SELinux
Vendors
1 22 (8.66%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.30%) Oracle
3 12 (4.72%) Atlassian
4 8 (3.15%) Google
5 6 (2.36%) Splunk
6 5 (1.97%) Databricks
6 5 (1.97%) SAP
7 4 (1.57%) Perforce
7 4 (1.57%) WSO2
8 3 (1.18%) CA
8 3 (1.18%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (1.18%) Criteo
8 3 (1.18%) Facebook
8 3 (1.18%) Lets Encrypt
8 3 (1.18%) New Relic
8 3 (1.18%) StreamSets
8 3 (1.18%) Tableau
8 3 (1.18%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.18%) VMware
9 2 (0.79%) Red Hat