Period
to 3 August 2021

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 3 August 2021 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
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 38 37
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1 -9
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 248 124 336
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 7.22% 5.38% 5.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.86% 27.68% 29.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 86 247
10th Percentile £413 £424 £413
25th Percentile £450 £461 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £638 £600 £600
90th Percentile £687 £655 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £57.50 £56.00
Median % change year-on-year - +2.68% -13.85%
Central London median hourly rate - £57.50 £56.00
% change year-on-year - +2.68% -13.85%

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 607 448 1,151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.67% 19.44% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 318 874
10th Percentile £404 £374 £388
25th Percentile £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £515 £525
Median % change year-on-year +6.80% -1.90% +1.69%
75th Percentile £644 £600 £595
90th Percentile £713 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £505 £525
% change year-on-year +8.91% -3.81% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
10th Percentile £25.58 £36.50 £14.75
25th Percentile £26.06 £42.13 £19.75
Median hourly rate £27.25 £50.75 £38.75
Median % change year-on-year -46.31% +30.97% +21.09%
75th Percentile £28.56 £58.44 £56.50
90th Percentile £29.13 £60.13 £58.25
Central London median hourly rate £27.25 £50.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year -46.31% +30.97% +21.09%

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 3 August 2021.

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 3 August 2021, 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).

1 145 (58.47%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (53.63%) TDD
3 127 (51.21%) Azure
4 111 (44.76%) DevOps
5 107 (43.15%) AWS
6 91 (36.69%) Docker
7 83 (33.47%) Jenkins
8 75 (30.24%) SQL
9 74 (29.84%) Java
10 71 (28.63%) Microservices
11 59 (23.79%) Finance
12 58 (23.39%) Continuous Integration
13 57 (22.98%) JIRA
13 57 (22.98%) AngularJS
13 57 (22.98%) Test Automation
14 56 (22.58%) BDD
14 56 (22.58%) Web Services
15 55 (22.18%) .NET
16 52 (20.97%) JavaScript
17 51 (20.56%) Node.js
18 50 (20.16%) Python
19 42 (16.94%) HTML
20 41 (16.53%) CSS
20 41 (16.53%) MVC
21 39 (15.73%) C#
22 38 (15.32%) Software Engineering
23 37 (14.92%) Banking
23 37 (14.92%) Scrum
23 37 (14.92%) User Stories
24 36 (14.52%) TypeScript

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 16 (6.45%) Confluence
2 5 (2.02%) Drupal
3 3 (1.21%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.81%) Apache
4 2 (0.81%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.40%) GemFire
5 1 (0.40%) Moodle
5 1 (0.40%) nginx
5 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.40%) Magento
2 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 127 (51.21%) Azure
2 107 (43.15%) AWS
3 31 (12.50%) GitHub
4 20 (8.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (4.84%) GCP
6 9 (3.63%) Serverless
7 7 (2.82%) IaaS
7 7 (2.82%) Power Platform
8 6 (2.42%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (2.02%) PaaS
9 5 (2.02%) Slack
10 4 (1.61%) SaaS
11 3 (1.21%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (1.21%) AWS Fargate
11 3 (1.21%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 3 (1.21%) Microsoft 365
11 3 (1.21%) npm
12 2 (0.81%) AWS CodeDeploy
12 2 (0.81%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.81%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.61%) Kerberos
1 4 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.21%) DNS
2 3 (1.21%) HTTP
3 2 (0.81%) Multicast
3 2 (0.81%) Network Security
3 2 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.40%) BGP
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.40%) Firewall
4 1 (0.40%) Internet
4 1 (0.40%) IPv4
4 1 (0.40%) OSPF
4 1 (0.40%) PPP
4 1 (0.40%) UPnP
4 1 (0.40%) Wireless
4 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.26%) Tableau
1 18 (7.26%) Tableau Desktop
1 18 (7.26%) Tableau Server
2 11 (4.44%) MySQL
2 11 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.03%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (2.42%) Data Lake
6 6 (2.42%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.02%) Power BI
8 4 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.21%) Big Data
9 3 (1.21%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.81%) BigQuery
10 2 (0.81%) Bigtable
10 2 (0.81%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 83 (33.47%) Jenkins
2 57 (22.98%) JIRA
3 30 (12.10%) Visual Studio
4 22 (8.87%) Maven
5 21 (8.47%) Subversion
6 19 (7.66%) Octopus Deploy
7 16 (6.45%) JUnit
8 14 (5.65%) Bitbucket
9 13 (5.24%) Selenium
10 11 (4.44%) Cucumber
11 10 (4.03%) GitLab
11 10 (4.03%) Mockito
12 9 (3.63%) Eclipse
12 9 (3.63%) IntelliJ
13 8 (3.23%) TeamCity
14 7 (2.82%) NUnit
15 6 (2.42%) Cypress.io
16 5 (2.02%) Jasmine
16 5 (2.02%) Karma Test Runner
16 5 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 59 (23.79%) Finance
2 37 (14.92%) Banking
3 32 (12.90%) Social Skills
4 31 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 29 (11.69%) Front Office
6 13 (5.24%) Legal
7 11 (4.44%) Financial Institution
8 8 (3.23%) Retail
9 7 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.02%) Public Sector
11 4 (1.61%) Presentation Skills
12 2 (0.81%) Documentation Skills
12 2 (0.81%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.81%) International Banking
13 1 (0.40%) Influencing Skills
13 1 (0.40%) Publishing
13 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 167 (67.34%) Developer
2 32 (12.90%) Java Developer
3 28 (11.29%) Backend Developer
3 28 (11.29%) C# Developer
4 18 (7.26%) Node.js Developer
5 16 (6.45%) PHP Developer
5 16 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 13 (5.24%) Analyst
6 13 (5.24%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (4.84%) Software Engineer
8 11 (4.44%) Analyst Developer
9 10 (4.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (4.03%) React Developer
10 9 (3.63%) Architect
10 9 (3.63%) E-Commerce Developer
10 9 (3.63%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 9 (3.63%) Senior React Developer
11 8 (3.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 8 (3.23%) SQL Developer
12 7 (2.82%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (22.98%) AngularJS
2 56 (22.58%) Web Services
3 55 (22.18%) .NET
4 51 (20.56%) Node.js
5 42 (16.94%) HTML
6 41 (16.53%) CSS
7 30 (12.10%) HTML5
8 29 (11.69%) Sass
9 27 (10.89%) CSS3
9 27 (10.89%) Spring
10 26 (10.48%) RESTful
11 23 (9.27%) React
12 19 (7.66%) Laravel
13 18 (7.26%) LESS
13 18 (7.26%) Vue.js
13 18 (7.26%) Vuetify.js
14 17 (6.85%) Kafka
15 15 (6.05%) Spring Boot
16 10 (4.03%) JSON
16 10 (4.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.89%) Derivative
2 26 (10.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 24 (9.68%) Fixed Income
4 21 (8.47%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (6.05%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (4.44%) User Experience
7 10 (4.03%) Algorithms
8 9 (3.63%) Cloud Native
8 9 (3.63%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.61%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.21%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.21%) Graphic Design
10 3 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.21%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.21%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.21%) Replication
11 2 (0.81%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.06%) Linux
2 9 (3.63%) Unix
3 6 (2.42%) Android
4 5 (2.02%) Windows
5 4 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.21%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.81%) OpenWrt
7 2 (0.81%) Solaris
7 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (58.47%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (53.63%) TDD
3 111 (44.76%) DevOps
4 71 (28.63%) Microservices
5 58 (23.39%) Continuous Integration
6 57 (22.98%) Test Automation
7 56 (22.58%) BDD
8 41 (16.53%) MVC
9 38 (15.32%) Software Engineering
10 37 (14.92%) Scrum
10 37 (14.92%) User Stories
11 36 (14.52%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (12.50%) SDLC
13 30 (12.10%) Full Stack Development
14 28 (11.29%) Web Development
15 25 (10.08%) Analytics
15 25 (10.08%) Deployment Automation
16 22 (8.87%) Continuous Deployment
16 22 (8.87%) OWASP
16 22 (8.87%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 75 (30.24%) SQL
2 74 (29.84%) Java
3 52 (20.97%) JavaScript
4 50 (20.16%) Python
5 39 (15.73%) C#
6 36 (14.52%) TypeScript
7 20 (8.06%) Bash Shell
7 20 (8.06%) PHP
8 15 (6.05%) Java 8
9 10 (4.03%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.03%) Ruby
10 9 (3.63%) Go
10 9 (3.63%) Java 11
11 6 (2.42%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.02%) Kotlin
13 4 (1.61%) Perl
13 4 (1.61%) Scala
14 3 (1.21%) C
15 2 (0.81%) C++
15 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.02%) Degree
4 3 (1.21%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) ISEB
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.84%) QA
2 10 (4.03%) GDPR
3 3 (1.21%) Accessibility
3 3 (1.21%) PMO
4 1 (0.40%) JTAG
4 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 91 (36.69%) Docker
2 5 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.81%) NFS
5 2 (0.81%) Veritas File System
5 2 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.40%) HDFS
6 1 (0.40%) RACF
Systems Management
1 32 (12.90%) Kubernetes
2 22 (8.87%) Ansible
3 13 (5.24%) Terraform
4 5 (2.02%) Puppet
5 3 (1.21%) Control-M
5 3 (1.21%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (1.21%) Netcool
5 3 (1.21%) QRadar
5 3 (1.21%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.81%) Packer
6 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.40%) Icinga
7 1 (0.40%) logstash
7 1 (0.40%) Oozie
7 1 (0.40%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.40%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (4.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.23%) Google
3 7 (2.82%) Oracle
3 7 (2.82%) Splunk
4 5 (2.02%) Databricks
4 5 (2.02%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.61%) Adobe
5 4 (1.61%) VMware
6 3 (1.21%) BMC
6 3 (1.21%) CA
6 3 (1.21%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (1.21%) Cisco
6 3 (1.21%) CyberArk
6 3 (1.21%) EMC
6 3 (1.21%) F5
6 3 (1.21%) IBM
6 3 (1.21%) Perforce
6 3 (1.21%) Qualys
6 3 (1.21%) Solace
7 2 (0.81%) SaltStack