Period
to 25 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 25 September 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 41 26
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15 +9
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 118 304 458
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 6.65% 4.87% 6.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.65% 28.04% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 229 370
Median daily rate £531 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +0.25%
10th Percentile £388 £409 £388
90th Percentile £638 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
Central London median hourly rate - £21.50 -

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 331 1,084 1,575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.66% 17.36% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 826 1,298
Median daily rate £509 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.10% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £375 £363
90th Percentile £638 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £506 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.84% +14.84% +28.04%
10th Percentile £34.00 £19.85 £31.00
90th Percentile £46.40 £91.90 £41.60
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year +8.84% +9.70% +20.72%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in the City of London

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Daily rate trend for Git (software) in the City of London

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Git (software) in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Git (software) in the City of London

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Hourly rate trend for Git (software) in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 52 (44.07%) Java
2 51 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (43.22%) Jenkins
3 43 (36.44%) Python
4 39 (33.05%) DevOps
5 34 (28.81%) Azure
6 32 (27.12%) AWS
6 32 (27.12%) Test Automation
6 32 (27.12%) Docker
7 31 (26.27%) TDD
8 30 (25.42%) JavaScript
9 29 (24.58%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (23.73%) HTML
11 27 (22.88%) SQL
11 27 (22.88%) CSS
12 26 (22.03%) Linux
12 26 (22.03%) Scrum
13 25 (21.19%) Finance
13 25 (21.19%) Ansible
13 25 (21.19%) Kubernetes
14 21 (17.80%) Fixed Income
14 21 (17.80%) Maven
15 20 (16.95%) Security Cleared
16 19 (16.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 19 (16.10%) AngularJS
17 18 (15.25%) HTML5
17 18 (15.25%) Microservices
18 16 (13.56%) Terraform
18 16 (13.56%) OO
18 16 (13.56%) Banking

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 15 (12.71%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (9.32%) Apache Spark
3 7 (5.93%) Confluence
4 5 (4.24%) Tornado
5 3 (2.54%) CMS
6 2 (1.69%) nginx
6 2 (1.69%) SAS
6 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.85%) Apache
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.85%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.85%) R Markdown
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 34 (28.81%) Azure
2 32 (27.12%) AWS
3 15 (12.71%) GitHub
4 7 (5.93%) GCP
5 5 (4.24%) IaaS
5 5 (4.24%) Serverless
6 4 (3.39%) Amazon Cognito
7 3 (2.54%) Amazon EKS
7 3 (2.54%) Logic Apps
7 3 (2.54%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.69%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.69%) Slack
9 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.85%) NuGet
9 1 (0.85%) PaaS
9 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.93%) Firewall
2 6 (5.08%) DNS
3 4 (3.39%) DHCP
3 4 (3.39%) Internet
3 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.54%) BGP
4 3 (2.54%) HTTP
4 3 (2.54%) MPLS
4 3 (2.54%) Multicast
4 3 (2.54%) SNMP
5 1 (0.85%) FTP
5 1 (0.85%) Intranet
5 1 (0.85%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.85%) Network Security
5 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.47%) NoSQL
1 10 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.93%) Big Data
4 5 (4.24%) Apache Hive
4 5 (4.24%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.24%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.54%) MySQL
5 3 (2.54%) Neo4j
5 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.69%) Power BI
6 2 (1.69%) Redis
6 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.85%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.85%) SAS EBI
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 51 (43.22%) Jenkins
2 21 (17.80%) Maven
3 12 (10.17%) GitLab
4 10 (8.47%) JIRA
4 10 (8.47%) JUnit
4 10 (8.47%) Robot Framework
5 8 (6.78%) TeamCity
6 7 (5.93%) git-flow
6 7 (5.93%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (5.93%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (5.08%) Android Studio
7 6 (5.08%) Bitbucket
8 5 (4.24%) Artifactory
8 5 (4.24%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.24%) GoCD
8 5 (4.24%) Gradle
8 5 (4.24%) Hudson
8 5 (4.24%) ProC
9 4 (3.39%) SonarQube
10 3 (2.54%) gulp
General
1 25 (21.19%) Finance
2 16 (13.56%) Banking
3 8 (6.78%) Front Office
4 7 (5.93%) Public Sector
5 4 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.39%) Marketing
6 3 (2.54%) Back Office
6 3 (2.54%) Electronics
6 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.69%) Advertising
7 2 (1.69%) Law
7 2 (1.69%) Police
7 2 (1.69%) Retail
8 1 (0.85%) Automotive
8 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.85%) French Language
8 1 (0.85%) Games
8 1 (0.85%) International Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (53.39%) Developer
2 21 (17.80%) Java Developer
3 12 (10.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (9.32%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 11 (9.32%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Agile Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Agile Java Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Data Engineer
6 9 (7.63%) Backend Developer
7 7 (5.93%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) PHP Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Android Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Angular Developer
9 5 (4.24%) AWS DevOps
9 5 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (3.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.73%) HTML
2 27 (22.88%) CSS
3 19 (16.10%) AngularJS
4 18 (15.25%) HTML5
5 13 (11.02%) CSS3
5 13 (11.02%) Elastic Stack
6 11 (9.32%) Web Services
7 10 (8.47%) .NET
7 10 (8.47%) REST
7 10 (8.47%) Spring
8 9 (7.63%) Sass
8 9 (7.63%) Spring Boot
9 8 (6.78%) Laravel
9 8 (6.78%) RESTful
9 8 (6.78%) Vue.js
10 7 (5.93%) Anaconda
10 7 (5.93%) Kafka
10 7 (5.93%) LESS
10 7 (5.93%) Vuetify.js
11 6 (5.08%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.80%) Fixed Income
2 19 (16.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (9.32%) Derivative
4 8 (6.78%) User Experience
5 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.24%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.39%) Market Risk
8 3 (2.54%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (2.54%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.54%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.69%) Clustering
9 2 (1.69%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.69%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.03%) Linux
2 12 (10.17%) Unix
3 10 (8.47%) Android
4 4 (3.39%) Windows
5 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.69%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.85%) CentOS
7 1 (0.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.22%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (33.05%) DevOps
3 32 (27.12%) Test Automation
4 31 (26.27%) TDD
5 29 (24.58%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (22.03%) Scrum
7 18 (15.25%) Microservices
8 16 (13.56%) OO
9 15 (12.71%) Multithreading
10 13 (11.02%) Infrastructure as Code
10 13 (11.02%) OOD
11 12 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (9.32%) Automated Trading
12 11 (9.32%) Electronic Trading
12 11 (9.32%) Software Engineering
13 10 (8.47%) MVC
13 10 (8.47%) Open Source
13 10 (8.47%) SDLC
14 9 (7.63%) BDD
15 8 (6.78%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.07%) Java
2 43 (36.44%) Python
3 30 (25.42%) JavaScript
4 27 (22.88%) SQL
5 13 (11.02%) PHP
6 12 (10.17%) C#
7 11 (9.32%) Bash Shell
7 11 (9.32%) Perl
8 10 (8.47%) Ruby
9 7 (5.93%) Scala
10 6 (5.08%) PowerShell
10 6 (5.08%) R
11 5 (4.24%) C
11 5 (4.24%) C++
11 5 (4.24%) Kotlin
12 4 (3.39%) Java 8
12 4 (3.39%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.39%) TypeScript
13 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (16.95%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.63%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (3.39%) DBS Check
4 3 (2.54%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) WCAG
3 1 (0.85%) CDISC
3 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (27.12%) Docker
2 2 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (21.19%) Ansible
1 25 (21.19%) Kubernetes
2 16 (13.56%) Terraform
3 11 (9.32%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (8.47%) Puppet
5 4 (3.39%) Rundeck
5 4 (3.39%) Salt
6 3 (2.54%) Netcool
6 3 (2.54%) Packer
6 3 (2.54%) Prometheus
6 3 (2.54%) Rancher
7 2 (1.69%) logstash
7 2 (1.69%) Pacemaker
8 1 (0.85%) Consul
8 1 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.85%) Istio
8 1 (0.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (7.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.78%) SaltStack
3 6 (5.08%) Atlassian
3 6 (5.08%) Cloudera
3 6 (5.08%) Google
4 5 (4.24%) Databricks
4 5 (4.24%) Hortonworks
5 3 (2.54%) AppDynamics
5 3 (2.54%) SAP
5 3 (2.54%) SevOne
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle
6 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.69%) Splunk
6 2 (1.69%) Veritas
7 1 (0.85%) Axway
7 1 (0.85%) CA
7 1 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.85%) Sybase