Period
to 19 May 2019

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 19 May 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 26 50
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24 +20
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 362 488 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.62% 6.97% 4.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.01% 32.86% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 386 190
City of London median daily rate £550 £516 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.54% +3.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £418 £381 £313
90th Percentile £675 £625 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £56.00 £65.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.85% - -
Central London median hourly rate £56.00 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year -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 1,248 1,485 1,094
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.38% 21.22% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 914 1,185 848
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £400 £375 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
City of London median hourly rate £45.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.19% - -
Central London median hourly rate £45.50 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year +42.19% - -

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

Job postings citing Git (software) as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Git (software) in the City of London.

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

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

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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) in the City of London.

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

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

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

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

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 19 May 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
London Bridge -33 4 £550 +25.71%
Git (software)
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 206 (56.91%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (41.71%) Java
3 139 (38.40%) Docker
4 138 (38.12%) JavaScript
5 121 (33.43%) Python
6 111 (30.66%) Amazon AWS
7 107 (29.56%) HTML
8 104 (28.73%) TDD
9 100 (27.62%) Linux
10 99 (27.35%) Jenkins
11 96 (26.52%) DevOps
12 88 (24.31%) SQL
13 87 (24.03%) CSS
14 86 (23.76%) Microservices
15 80 (22.10%) Microsoft Azure
16 78 (21.55%) Finance
17 77 (21.27%) Scrum
18 74 (20.44%) Node.js
19 68 (18.78%) Continuous Integration
20 67 (18.51%) Spring
21 66 (18.23%) REST
22 64 (17.68%) JIRA
23 61 (16.85%) BDD
24 59 (16.30%) RESTful
25 56 (15.47%) Kubernetes
26 55 (15.19%) Test Automation
27 54 (14.92%) Ansible
28 53 (14.64%) Kafka
29 52 (14.36%) HTML5
29 52 (14.36%) C#

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 46 (12.71%) Confluence
2 25 (6.91%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (6.35%) Apache Spark
4 21 (5.80%) Apache
5 14 (3.87%) Cloud Foundry
6 9 (2.49%) nginx
7 8 (2.21%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.93%) CMS
9 6 (1.66%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.10%) JBoss
11 3 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.83%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.83%) Drupal
11 3 (0.83%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.83%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.55%) Ethereum
12 2 (0.55%) Hyperledger
13 1 (0.28%) Kentico
13 1 (0.28%) Mongrel
13 1 (0.28%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Endur
1 2 (0.55%) MultiChain
1 2 (0.55%) Quorum
1 2 (0.55%) SAP ERP
1 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 111 (30.66%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (22.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (8.29%) GitHub
4 20 (5.52%) Serverless
5 19 (5.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (4.97%) Datadog
7 16 (4.42%) AWS Lambda
8 15 (4.14%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (3.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 12 (3.31%) Amazon S3
10 12 (3.31%) Amazon SQS
11 10 (2.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 10 (2.76%) PaaS
11 10 (2.76%) Power Platform
12 9 (2.49%) Azure Functions
13 8 (2.21%) Heroku
14 7 (1.93%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (1.93%) Office 365
14 7 (1.93%) Yammer
15 6 (1.66%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 37 (10.22%) HTTP
2 28 (7.73%) TCP/IP
3 20 (5.52%) DNS
3 20 (5.52%) SSL
4 18 (4.97%) FTP
5 10 (2.76%) VPN
6 9 (2.49%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (2.49%) Network Security
7 7 (1.93%) Firewall
8 4 (1.10%) BGP
8 4 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (1.10%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (1.10%) Multicast
8 4 (1.10%) OSPF
8 4 (1.10%) VXLAN
8 4 (1.10%) Wireless
8 4 (1.10%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.28%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.98%) PostgreSQL
2 44 (12.15%) MongoDB
3 37 (10.22%) Big Data
4 36 (9.94%) SQL Server
5 33 (9.12%) Relational Database
6 27 (7.46%) MySQL
7 25 (6.91%) NoSQL
8 23 (6.35%) Hadoop
9 19 (5.25%) Redis
10 18 (4.97%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (3.59%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (2.76%) Data Lake
12 10 (2.76%) Power BI
13 9 (2.49%) Blockchain
14 8 (2.21%) Cosmos DB
14 8 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (1.66%) BigQuery
16 6 (1.66%) SQLite
17 5 (1.38%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 99 (27.35%) Jenkins
2 64 (17.68%) JIRA
3 45 (12.43%) Subversion
4 35 (9.67%) gulp
4 35 (9.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (9.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 32 (8.84%) JUnit
7 31 (8.56%) Cucumber
8 29 (8.01%) Selenium
9 28 (7.73%) GitLab
10 25 (6.91%) Gradle
11 24 (6.63%) Visual Studio Team System
12 22 (6.08%) TeamCity
13 21 (5.80%) git-flow
14 19 (5.25%) Maven
14 19 (5.25%) webpack
15 18 (4.97%) Gatling
15 18 (4.97%) Visual Studio
16 16 (4.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 16 (4.42%) SonarQube
General
1 78 (21.55%) Finance
2 24 (6.63%) Banking
2 24 (6.63%) Retail
3 15 (4.14%) Front Office
4 6 (1.66%) Marketing
5 5 (1.38%) Advertising
6 4 (1.10%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.83%) Games
8 2 (0.55%) Back Office
8 2 (0.55%) Publishing
8 2 (0.55%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.28%) French Language
9 1 (0.28%) German Language
9 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 226 (62.43%) Developer
2 50 (13.81%) Senior Developer
3 49 (13.54%) Java Developer
4 35 (9.67%) Python Developer
5 30 (8.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 24 (6.63%) Agile Developer
7 21 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
8 20 (5.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 17 (4.70%) Full Stack Developer
10 15 (4.14%) React Developer
10 15 (4.14%) Senior Java Developer
11 14 (3.87%) .NET Developer
11 14 (3.87%) Data Engineer
12 12 (3.31%) Technical Leader
13 11 (3.04%) Software Engineer
14 10 (2.76%) Android Developer
14 10 (2.76%) Java Engineer
14 10 (2.76%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 10 (2.76%) Senior DevOps
15 9 (2.49%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (29.56%) HTML
2 87 (24.03%) CSS
3 74 (20.44%) Node.js
4 67 (18.51%) Spring
5 66 (18.23%) REST
6 59 (16.30%) RESTful
7 53 (14.64%) Kafka
8 52 (14.36%) HTML5
9 50 (13.81%) AngularJS
10 47 (12.98%) JSON
11 46 (12.71%) React
12 37 (10.22%) .NET
13 34 (9.39%) Spring Boot
14 31 (8.56%) OAuth
14 31 (8.56%) OAuth2
14 31 (8.56%) Web Services
15 30 (8.29%) SOAP
16 29 (8.01%) jQuery
17 22 (6.08%) GraphQL
17 22 (6.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.84%) Fintech
2 30 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.73%) User Experience
4 24 (6.63%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.04%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (2.49%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.21%) Cloud Native
8 7 (1.93%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.93%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.38%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.10%) iPad
11 3 (0.83%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (0.83%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.83%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.55%) Bitcoin
12 2 (0.55%) Life Science
12 2 (0.55%) PKI
12 2 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 100 (27.62%) Linux
2 35 (9.67%) Unix
3 21 (5.80%) Windows
4 17 (4.70%) Android
5 15 (4.14%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.66%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.38%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.10%) CentOS
9 4 (1.10%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.55%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.55%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.28%) Debian
11 1 (0.28%) Fedora
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (56.91%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (28.73%) TDD
3 96 (26.52%) DevOps
4 86 (23.76%) Microservices
5 77 (21.27%) Scrum
6 68 (18.78%) Continuous Integration
7 61 (16.85%) BDD
8 55 (15.19%) Test Automation
9 50 (13.81%) Problem-Solving
9 50 (13.81%) Software Engineering
10 34 (9.39%) Web Development
11 33 (9.12%) E-Commerce
11 33 (9.12%) Unit Testing
12 30 (8.29%) Analytics
12 30 (8.29%) MVC
12 30 (8.29%) Open Source
13 29 (8.01%) Domain-Driven Design
13 29 (8.01%) Front End Development
13 29 (8.01%) SDLC
14 28 (7.73%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 151 (41.71%) Java
2 138 (38.12%) JavaScript
3 121 (33.43%) Python
4 88 (24.31%) SQL
5 52 (14.36%) C#
6 46 (12.71%) Bash Shell
7 37 (10.22%) ES6
8 35 (9.67%) Java 8
9 34 (9.39%) TypeScript
10 29 (8.01%) Scala
11 24 (6.63%) Ruby
12 21 (5.80%) Kotlin
13 18 (4.97%) PowerShell
14 16 (4.42%) Go
15 15 (4.14%) PHP
16 11 (3.04%) Shell Script
17 9 (2.49%) C++
18 8 (2.21%) ES7
18 8 (2.21%) Groovy
19 7 (1.93%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 18 (4.97%) Degree
1 18 (4.97%) Security Cleared
2 12 (3.31%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.66%) Master's Degree
4 6 (1.66%) RHCE
5 5 (1.38%) CCNP
5 5 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.10%) AWS Certification
6 4 (1.10%) CCIE
6 4 (1.10%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.55%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.55%) SAFe Agilist
8 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.42%) QA
2 9 (2.49%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.10%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.55%) WCAG
5 1 (0.28%) MiFID
System Software
1 139 (38.40%) Docker
2 10 (2.76%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.38%) HDFS
4 3 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.55%) Ceph
5 2 (0.55%) etcd
5 2 (0.55%) flannel
5 2 (0.55%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.55%) SkyDNS
6 1 (0.28%) KVM
6 1 (0.28%) vCloud
6 1 (0.28%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.28%) Xen
6 1 (0.28%) zsh
Systems Management
1 56 (15.47%) Kubernetes
2 54 (14.92%) Ansible
3 32 (8.84%) Terraform
4 29 (8.01%) Puppet
5 21 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (5.25%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (2.21%) Grafana
7 8 (2.21%) Marathon
7 8 (2.21%) Mesos
8 6 (1.66%) Kibana
8 6 (1.66%) Prometheus
9 4 (1.10%) Graphite
10 3 (0.83%) logstash
10 3 (0.83%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.55%) Consul
11 2 (0.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.55%) rkt
11 2 (0.55%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.55%) Salt
11 2 (0.55%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 36 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.84%) Google
3 25 (6.91%) Splunk
4 20 (5.52%) Oracle
5 17 (4.70%) Red Hat
6 13 (3.59%) Atlassian
7 9 (2.49%) Cisco
8 8 (2.21%) Sonatype
9 7 (1.93%) IBM
10 6 (1.66%) New Relic
10 6 (1.66%) Perforce
10 6 (1.66%) Tableau
11 5 (1.38%) Qualys
11 5 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.38%) SaltStack
11 5 (1.38%) Sybase
12 4 (1.10%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.10%) Fortinet
12 4 (1.10%) Riverbed
12 4 (1.10%) SolarWinds