Period
to 2 March 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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 27 48 31
Rank change year-on-year +21 -17 -4
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 144 191 398
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 6.37% 4.18% 5.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 36.36% 24.97% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 157 314
Median daily rate £548 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.86% +2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £325 £371 £413
90th Percentile £638 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £57.50 £56.00
Median hourly rate % 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 396 765 1,474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.51% 16.73% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 601 1,147
Median daily rate £525 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £325 £363 £375
90th Percentile £675 £663 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Median hourly rate - £49.28 £56.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.01% -16.52%
Median hourly rate - £49.28 £56.00
% change year-on-year - -12.01% -16.52%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 71 (49.31%) Jenkins
2 67 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (44.44%) DevOps
4 63 (43.75%) Azure
5 55 (38.19%) Docker
6 54 (37.50%) Java
7 49 (34.03%) TDD
8 48 (33.33%) AWS
9 43 (29.86%) JavaScript
10 40 (27.78%) Python
11 35 (24.31%) SQL
11 35 (24.31%) Kubernetes
12 34 (23.61%) CSS
12 34 (23.61%) Scrum
13 32 (22.22%) HTML
13 32 (22.22%) AngularJS
14 31 (21.53%) Microservices
14 31 (21.53%) Software Engineering
15 30 (20.83%) Test Automation
16 27 (18.75%) PHP
17 25 (17.36%) Finance
17 25 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
18 24 (16.67%) Web Services
18 24 (16.67%) Sass
18 24 (16.67%) BDD
19 23 (15.97%) Linux
19 23 (15.97%) Banking
20 22 (15.28%) MVC
20 22 (15.28%) GitHub
21 21 (14.58%) CSS3

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 18 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (4.86%) Confluence
3 4 (2.78%) Drupal
4 3 (2.08%) Camunda
5 2 (1.39%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (1.39%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.39%) CMS
5 2 (1.39%) nginx
5 2 (1.39%) SAS
5 2 (1.39%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.69%) Apache
6 1 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.69%) IIS
6 1 (0.69%) JBoss
6 1 (0.69%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.69%) Tornado
6 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 63 (43.75%) Azure
2 48 (33.33%) AWS
3 22 (15.28%) GitHub
4 10 (6.94%) GCP
5 7 (4.86%) Serverless
6 6 (4.17%) npm
7 5 (3.47%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (2.78%) Amazon Cognito
8 4 (2.78%) Logic Apps
9 3 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (2.08%) Datadog
9 3 (2.08%) OpenShift
9 3 (2.08%) Power Platform
9 3 (2.08%) Yarn
10 2 (1.39%) Akamai
10 2 (1.39%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (1.39%) Azure Functions
10 2 (1.39%) IaaS
10 2 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.72%) Firewall
2 8 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.17%) BGP
4 5 (3.47%) HTTP
4 5 (3.47%) MPLS
4 5 (3.47%) Multicast
4 5 (3.47%) SNMP
5 3 (2.08%) Network Security
5 3 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.39%) DECT
6 2 (1.39%) DNS
6 2 (1.39%) FTP
6 2 (1.39%) IPv4
6 2 (1.39%) IPv6
6 2 (1.39%) PPP
6 2 (1.39%) SSL
6 2 (1.39%) UPnP
7 1 (0.69%) Broadband
7 1 (0.69%) LAN
7 1 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.42%) NoSQL
2 12 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.64%) MySQL
4 10 (6.94%) MongoDB
5 9 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (5.56%) Neo4j
6 8 (5.56%) Tableau
6 8 (5.56%) Tableau Desktop
6 8 (5.56%) Tableau Server
7 5 (3.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.39%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.39%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.39%) OLTP
10 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.39%) Redis
10 2 (1.39%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 71 (49.31%) Jenkins
2 20 (13.89%) JIRA
3 18 (12.50%) Maven
4 13 (9.03%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (7.64%) GitLab
6 9 (6.25%) Bitbucket
6 9 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 8 (5.56%) JUnit
8 7 (4.86%) Selenium
9 6 (4.17%) Gradle
9 6 (4.17%) Postman
10 5 (3.47%) GoCD
10 5 (3.47%) MSBuild
10 5 (3.47%) Subversion
10 5 (3.47%) TeamCity
10 5 (3.47%) webpack
11 4 (2.78%) GDB
11 4 (2.78%) Gerrit
11 4 (2.78%) Robot Framework
11 4 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (17.36%) Finance
2 23 (15.97%) Banking
3 6 (4.17%) Back Office
4 5 (3.47%) Front Office
4 5 (3.47%) Retail
5 4 (2.78%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (57.64%) Developer
2 20 (13.89%) Backend Developer
2 20 (13.89%) PHP Developer
3 14 (9.72%) Java Developer
4 11 (7.64%) Senior Developer
5 10 (6.94%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.25%) Analyst
7 8 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) Angular Developer
8 7 (4.86%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (4.17%) Asset Management Analyst
9 6 (4.17%) Azure DevOps
9 6 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (4.17%) Risk Management Analyst
9 6 (4.17%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.47%) Android Developer
10 5 (3.47%) C# Developer
11 4 (2.78%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.61%) CSS
2 32 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 32 (22.22%) HTML
3 24 (16.67%) Sass
3 24 (16.67%) Web Services
4 21 (14.58%) CSS3
4 21 (14.58%) HTML5
5 20 (13.89%) Node.js
5 20 (13.89%) REST
6 19 (13.19%) LESS
7 18 (12.50%) .NET
7 18 (12.50%) Laravel
7 18 (12.50%) Vue.js
8 17 (11.81%) Kafka
8 17 (11.81%) Vuetify.js
9 11 (7.64%) Spring
10 10 (6.94%) Elastic Stack
11 9 (6.25%) React
11 9 (6.25%) RESTful
11 9 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 10 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (5.56%) User Experience
4 5 (3.47%) Derivative
5 4 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.08%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (2.08%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.39%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.39%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.39%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.39%) Wiki
8 1 (0.69%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.97%) Linux
2 5 (3.47%) Android
3 4 (2.78%) Unix
3 4 (2.78%) Windows
4 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.39%) OpenWrt
5 1 (0.69%) CentOS
5 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (46.53%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (44.44%) DevOps
3 49 (34.03%) TDD
4 34 (23.61%) Scrum
5 31 (21.53%) Microservices
5 31 (21.53%) Software Engineering
6 30 (20.83%) Test Automation
7 25 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (16.67%) BDD
9 22 (15.28%) MVC
10 20 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (10.42%) Analytics
12 14 (9.72%) Configuration Management
12 14 (9.72%) OO
12 14 (9.72%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 13 (9.03%) User Stories
14 12 (8.33%) Load Balancing
14 12 (8.33%) SDLC
15 11 (7.64%) Deployment Automation
15 11 (7.64%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 54 (37.50%) Java
2 43 (29.86%) JavaScript
3 40 (27.78%) Python
4 35 (24.31%) SQL
5 27 (18.75%) PHP
6 15 (10.42%) Perl
7 13 (9.03%) Bash Shell
7 13 (9.03%) C#
7 13 (9.03%) Ruby
8 12 (8.33%) Java 8
9 11 (7.64%) PL/SQL
10 10 (6.94%) PowerShell
11 7 (4.86%) Go
11 7 (4.86%) TypeScript
12 5 (3.47%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.78%) C++
13 4 (2.78%) ES6
13 4 (2.78%) Kotlin
13 4 (2.78%) Scala
14 2 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.72%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.86%) Degree
4 4 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.08%) DBS Check
5 3 (2.08%) SAFe Agilist
6 1 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) GDPR
2 2 (1.39%) JTAG
System Software
1 55 (38.19%) Docker
2 2 (1.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 35 (24.31%) Kubernetes
2 18 (12.50%) Ansible
3 12 (8.33%) Puppet
4 11 (7.64%) Terraform
5 10 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (5.56%) Netcool
7 5 (3.47%) Prometheus
8 4 (2.78%) Grafana
8 4 (2.78%) Rundeck
9 3 (2.08%) Salt
10 2 (1.39%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.69%) Consul
11 1 (0.69%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 10 (6.94%) AppDynamics
1 10 (6.94%) Splunk
2 8 (5.56%) SevOne
3 6 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.17%) Oracle
4 5 (3.47%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.78%) Databricks
5 4 (2.78%) SaltStack
6 3 (2.08%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.39%) Google
8 1 (0.69%) BEA
8 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco
8 1 (0.69%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.69%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.69%) Informatica
8 1 (0.69%) Murex
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.69%) Sybase
8 1 (0.69%) webMethods