Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 41 58
Rank change year-on-year +11 +17 +33
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 424 351 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.98% 5.32% 3.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.75% 29.06% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 289 278
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +15.50%
10th Percentile £363 £330 £323
90th Percentile £625 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £460 £461
% change year-on-year +5.98% -0.27% +15.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
City of London median hourly rate - £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.33% -
Central London median hourly rate - £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -13.33% -

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 1379 1208 1337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.46% 18.32% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 988 1106
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £338 £309
90th Percentile £638 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £498 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.74% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
City of London median hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.54% -13.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £23.24 £31.25 £35.50
90th Percentile £59.45 £33.75 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +3.45%

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 20 November 2017.

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)
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 20 November 2017. 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
Moorgate - 2 £550 -
Git (software)
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 230 (54.25%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (40.80%) JavaScript
3 166 (39.15%) Java
4 161 (37.97%) HTML
5 152 (35.85%) CSS
6 151 (35.61%) Jenkins
7 139 (32.78%) TDD
8 124 (29.25%) Finance
9 118 (27.83%) Continuous Integration
10 117 (27.59%) DevOps
11 115 (27.12%) HTML5
12 105 (24.76%) JIRA
13 98 (23.11%) Amazon AWS
13 98 (23.11%) AngularJS
14 95 (22.41%) Python
15 93 (21.93%) Test Automation
16 88 (20.75%) BDD
17 87 (20.52%) SQL
18 86 (20.28%) Banking
19 83 (19.58%) MVC
19 83 (19.58%) Scrum
20 81 (19.10%) Linux
21 79 (18.63%) Web Services
21 79 (18.63%) CSS3
22 78 (18.40%) React
23 70 (16.51%) MongoDB
24 68 (16.04%) REST
25 67 (15.80%) Node.js
26 66 (15.57%) TeamCity
26 66 (15.57%) RESTful

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 36 (8.49%) Confluence
2 22 (5.19%) Drupal
3 20 (4.72%) Apache
4 18 (4.25%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (4.01%) Apache Spark
5 17 (4.01%) CMS
6 16 (3.77%) Apache Solr
7 11 (2.59%) JBoss
7 11 (2.59%) nginx
8 9 (2.12%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (1.18%) Apache Pig
9 5 (1.18%) Mule
9 5 (1.18%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.94%) Jupyter
10 4 (0.94%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.71%) IIS
11 3 (0.71%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (0.94%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.24%) GIMP
2 1 (0.24%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (0.94%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (0.94%) Kondor
1 4 (0.94%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.47%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.47%) Magento
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 98 (23.11%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (10.38%) GitHub
3 38 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (5.19%) npm
5 17 (4.01%) Serverless
6 11 (2.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 10 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (2.36%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (1.89%) IaaS
8 8 (1.89%) SaaS
9 7 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (1.42%) Amazon S3
11 5 (1.18%) BrowserStack
11 5 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (1.18%) OpenShift
11 5 (1.18%) PaaS
11 5 (1.18%) Route 53
11 5 (1.18%) Yarn
12 4 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (0.94%) Google Container Engine
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.42%) HTTP
2 10 (2.36%) DNS
2 10 (2.36%) Firewall
3 6 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.18%) SSL
5 4 (0.94%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.94%) DSL
5 4 (0.94%) LDAP
6 3 (0.71%) FTP
6 3 (0.71%) Internet
6 3 (0.71%) Network Security
6 3 (0.71%) SSH
7 2 (0.47%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.47%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.47%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.47%) VPLS
7 2 (0.47%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.47%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.24%) SMS
8 1 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (16.51%) MongoDB
2 54 (12.74%) NoSQL
3 42 (9.91%) SQL Server
4 35 (8.25%) MySQL
5 26 (6.13%) Big Data
6 22 (5.19%) Hadoop
7 19 (4.48%) Relational Database
8 16 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (2.83%) HBase
10 10 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.36%) Redis
11 8 (1.89%) CouchDB
11 8 (1.89%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.65%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.42%) DocumentDB
14 5 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.18%) Sybase ASE
15 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 151 (35.61%) Jenkins
2 105 (24.76%) JIRA
3 66 (15.57%) TeamCity
4 60 (14.15%) Maven
5 57 (13.44%) Subversion
6 55 (12.97%) gulp
7 40 (9.43%) Grunt
8 31 (7.31%) Cucumber
9 27 (6.37%) Selenium
10 26 (6.13%) Sonatype Nexus
11 25 (5.90%) IntelliJ
12 23 (5.42%) Gradle
12 23 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (4.48%) Bitbucket
13 19 (4.48%) webpack
14 18 (4.25%) Jasmine
15 15 (3.54%) Bower
16 14 (3.30%) JUnit
16 14 (3.30%) Mocha
17 13 (3.07%) Mockito
General
1 124 (29.25%) Finance
2 86 (20.28%) Banking
3 39 (9.20%) Investment Banking
4 20 (4.72%) Marketing
5 17 (4.01%) Financial Institution
6 14 (3.30%) Front Office
7 11 (2.59%) Retail
8 8 (1.89%) Advertising
9 7 (1.65%) Games
10 6 (1.42%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.18%) Back Office
11 5 (1.18%) Digital Economy
11 5 (1.18%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.71%) Publishing
13 2 (0.47%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 293 (69.10%) Developer
2 76 (17.92%) Java Developer
3 53 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 37 (8.73%) Senior Developer
5 35 (8.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 31 (7.31%) PHP Developer
7 27 (6.37%) JavaScript Developer
8 23 (5.42%) Full Stack Developer
9 21 (4.95%) C# Developer
10 18 (4.25%) .NET Developer
10 18 (4.25%) Angular Developer
11 17 (4.01%) Drupal Developer
12 16 (3.77%) Lead Developer
13 15 (3.54%) Agile Developer
13 15 (3.54%) Analyst
13 15 (3.54%) iOS Developer
13 15 (3.54%) Python Developer
14 13 (3.07%) Agile Java Developer
14 13 (3.07%) Java Engineer
15 12 (2.83%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (37.97%) HTML
2 152 (35.85%) CSS
3 115 (27.12%) HTML5
4 98 (23.11%) AngularJS
5 79 (18.63%) CSS3
5 79 (18.63%) Web Services
6 78 (18.40%) React
7 68 (16.04%) REST
8 67 (15.80%) Node.js
9 66 (15.57%) RESTful
10 59 (13.92%) jQuery
11 57 (13.44%) .NET
12 56 (13.21%) Sass
13 45 (10.61%) Spring
14 39 (9.20%) JSON
15 28 (6.60%) Redux
15 28 (6.60%) XML
16 25 (5.90%) Ajax
16 25 (5.90%) Hystrix
17 24 (5.66%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 54 (12.74%) User Experience
2 26 (6.13%) Mobile App
3 22 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (3.77%) Virtual Team
7 15 (3.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (3.30%) Derivative
9 11 (2.59%) Hedge funds
10 9 (2.12%) Data Structures
10 9 (2.12%) Equities
10 9 (2.12%) Fintech
10 9 (2.12%) Reference Data
11 8 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (1.65%) Market Risk
12 7 (1.65%) NHS
13 6 (1.42%) Mobile Games
13 6 (1.42%) Public Cloud
14 5 (1.18%) Algorithms
14 5 (1.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 81 (19.10%) Linux
2 51 (12.03%) Unix
3 41 (9.67%) Apple iOS
4 34 (8.02%) Android
5 22 (5.19%) Windows
6 6 (1.42%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.18%) DC/OS
8 4 (0.94%) Solaris
8 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.47%) Debian
9 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (54.25%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (32.78%) TDD
3 118 (27.83%) Continuous Integration
4 117 (27.59%) DevOps
5 93 (21.93%) Test Automation
6 88 (20.75%) BDD
7 83 (19.58%) MVC
7 83 (19.58%) Scrum
8 64 (15.09%) Software Engineering
9 59 (13.92%) Front End Development
10 50 (11.79%) Microservices
10 50 (11.79%) Web Development
11 49 (11.56%) OO
12 44 (10.38%) SOLID
13 41 (9.67%) Kanban
13 41 (9.67%) Pair Programming
14 37 (8.73%) Open Source
15 33 (7.78%) Configuration Management
16 32 (7.55%) Workflow
17 31 (7.31%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 173 (40.80%) JavaScript
2 166 (39.15%) Java
3 95 (22.41%) Python
4 87 (20.52%) SQL
5 65 (15.33%) C#
6 49 (11.56%) PHP
7 47 (11.08%) Bash Shell
8 42 (9.91%) Ruby
9 28 (6.60%) Groovy
10 25 (5.90%) Apple Swift
11 23 (5.42%) Scala
12 22 (5.19%) ES6
12 22 (5.19%) Objective-C
13 20 (4.72%) Perl
14 18 (4.25%) TypeScript
15 16 (3.77%) PowerShell
16 14 (3.30%) Shell Script
17 11 (2.59%) C++
18 6 (1.42%) C
18 6 (1.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (6.13%) Degree
2 14 (3.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.42%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.47%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.24%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (14.86%) QA
2 4 (0.94%) WCAG
3 3 (0.71%) MiFID
System Software
1 59 (13.92%) Docker
2 9 (2.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (1.65%) HDFS
4 2 (0.47%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.47%) Firmware
4 2 (0.47%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.24%) GridGain
5 1 (0.24%) KVM
5 1 (0.24%) vCloud
5 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 56 (13.21%) Ansible
2 34 (8.02%) Puppet
3 28 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (3.77%) Terraform
5 15 (3.54%) Kubernetes
6 9 (2.12%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (1.65%) Nagios
8 6 (1.42%) logstash
8 6 (1.42%) Mesos
8 6 (1.42%) Packer
9 5 (1.18%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.94%) Grafana
10 4 (0.94%) Kibana
11 3 (0.71%) Graphite
11 3 (0.71%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.47%) Control-M
12 2 (0.47%) Oozie
12 2 (0.47%) Salt
13 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (7.31%) New Relic
2 26 (6.13%) Oracle
3 21 (4.95%) Microsoft
4 18 (4.25%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (3.07%) Atlassian
5 13 (3.07%) Google
6 11 (2.59%) TIBCO
7 10 (2.36%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.36%) Splunk
8 8 (1.89%) Sybase
8 8 (1.89%) Xamarin
9 6 (1.42%) Adobe
9 6 (1.42%) Perforce
10 5 (1.18%) Bloomberg
10 5 (1.18%) Currenex
10 5 (1.18%) IBM
10 5 (1.18%) Reuters
11 4 (0.94%) Misys
11 4 (0.94%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.94%) VMware