Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 30 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13 +10
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 419 438 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.93% 6.09% 5.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.15% 32.09% 28.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 358 268
City of London median daily rate £515 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.05% - +7.30%
10th Percentile £413 £363 £338
90th Percentile £675 £625 £625
Central London median daily rate £518 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.21% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 - £32.50
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 - £32.50

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 1,602 1,365 1,161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.69% 18.98% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,320 1,084 949
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £369 £363 £350
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -21.54% -13.33%
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -13.33%

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 2018. 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 -41 13 £475 +11.76%
Moorgate -11 8 £525 -
Git (software)
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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).

1 234 (55.85%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (42.00%) Java
3 172 (41.05%) JavaScript
4 161 (38.42%) Amazon AWS
5 151 (36.04%) TDD
6 141 (33.65%) Jenkins
7 138 (32.94%) HTML
8 137 (32.70%) Docker
9 130 (31.03%) CSS
10 106 (25.30%) Linux
11 101 (24.11%) Finance
12 98 (23.39%) DevOps
13 95 (22.67%) Python
14 92 (21.96%) AngularJS
15 91 (21.72%) Microservices
16 82 (19.57%) BDD
17 81 (19.33%) HTML5
17 81 (19.33%) REST
18 78 (18.62%) Continuous Integration
19 77 (18.38%) Node.js
19 77 (18.38%) Spring
20 76 (18.14%) Scrum
21 73 (17.42%) Kubernetes
22 67 (15.99%) SQL
23 65 (15.51%) Test Automation
23 65 (15.51%) RESTful
23 65 (15.51%) Ansible
24 64 (15.27%) C#
25 62 (14.80%) MongoDB
25 62 (14.80%) Microsoft Azure

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 51 (12.17%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (8.35%) Apache Spark
3 30 (7.16%) Confluence
4 24 (5.73%) Apache
5 20 (4.77%) Cloud Foundry
6 10 (2.39%) CMS
7 8 (1.91%) Drupal
7 8 (1.91%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.91%) WordPress
8 6 (1.43%) nginx
9 3 (0.72%) IIS
10 2 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.48%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.48%) JBoss
10 2 (0.48%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.24%) Mule
11 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (1.67%) InVision
2 2 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.48%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.48%) Magento
2 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.48%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.24%) Endur
3 1 (0.24%) Kondor
3 1 (0.24%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 161 (38.42%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (14.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (9.55%) Heroku
4 30 (7.16%) GitHub
5 23 (5.49%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (4.77%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (4.30%) Amazon S3
8 15 (3.58%) npm
8 15 (3.58%) PaaS
8 15 (3.58%) Serverless
9 12 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
10 11 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (2.15%) Datadog
12 8 (1.91%) Amazon ELB
12 8 (1.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 7 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (1.43%) Azure Functions
14 6 (1.43%) IaaS
14 6 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (13.37%) HTTP
2 32 (7.64%) TCP/IP
3 31 (7.40%) DNS
4 30 (7.16%) FTP
4 30 (7.16%) SSL
5 7 (1.67%) VPN
6 6 (1.43%) Internet
7 5 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (1.19%) Network Security
8 4 (0.95%) Firewall
9 3 (0.72%) AMQP
9 3 (0.72%) SMTP
9 3 (0.72%) SSH
10 2 (0.48%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.48%) LAN
11 1 (0.24%) BGP
11 1 (0.24%) Junos
11 1 (0.24%) MPLS
11 1 (0.24%) OSPF
11 1 (0.24%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.80%) MongoDB
2 50 (11.93%) PostgreSQL
3 45 (10.74%) SQL Server
4 43 (10.26%) Relational Database
5 40 (9.55%) Hadoop
6 39 (9.31%) NoSQL
7 37 (8.83%) MySQL
8 36 (8.59%) Big Data
9 29 (6.92%) Redis
10 25 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (2.86%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (1.91%) Apache Kudu
12 8 (1.91%) Impala
13 7 (1.67%) HBase
14 6 (1.43%) Blockchain
14 6 (1.43%) SQLite
15 5 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (1.19%) Couchbase
15 5 (1.19%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 141 (33.65%) Jenkins
2 60 (14.32%) Maven
3 58 (13.84%) JIRA
4 52 (12.41%) gulp
5 51 (12.17%) Gradle
6 48 (11.46%) GitLab
7 43 (10.26%) Subversion
8 42 (10.02%) TeamCity
9 34 (8.11%) JUnit
9 34 (8.11%) Selenium
10 29 (6.92%) Cucumber
11 22 (5.25%) Octopus Deploy
12 21 (5.01%) Sonatype Nexus
12 21 (5.01%) webpack
13 20 (4.77%) Mockito
14 19 (4.53%) SonarQube
15 18 (4.30%) Visual Studio Team System
16 17 (4.06%) jMock
17 16 (3.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 16 (3.82%) Bitbucket
General
1 101 (24.11%) Finance
2 44 (10.50%) Banking
3 18 (4.30%) Front Office
4 12 (2.86%) Advertising
5 11 (2.63%) Retail
6 9 (2.15%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.91%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.91%) Marketing
8 5 (1.19%) Back Office
9 3 (0.72%) Automotive
9 3 (0.72%) Games
9 3 (0.72%) Publishing
10 2 (0.48%) Digital Economy
10 2 (0.48%) Legal
10 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 294 (70.17%) Developer
2 97 (23.15%) Java Developer
3 58 (13.84%) Senior Developer
4 50 (11.93%) DevOps Engineer
5 39 (9.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 33 (7.88%) .NET Developer
7 30 (7.16%) Lead Developer
8 20 (4.77%) React Developer
9 19 (4.53%) Agile Developer
9 19 (4.53%) Lead Java Developer
10 18 (4.30%) Angular Developer
10 18 (4.30%) Senior Java Developer
11 17 (4.06%) Agile Java Developer
12 16 (3.82%) JavaScript Developer
13 15 (3.58%) Technical Leader
14 14 (3.34%) Data Engineer
15 12 (2.86%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 12 (2.86%) Node.js Developer
15 12 (2.86%) Python Developer
15 12 (2.86%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (32.94%) HTML
2 130 (31.03%) CSS
3 92 (21.96%) AngularJS
4 81 (19.33%) HTML5
4 81 (19.33%) REST
5 77 (18.38%) Node.js
5 77 (18.38%) Spring
6 65 (15.51%) RESTful
7 60 (14.32%) Spring Boot
8 58 (13.84%) .NET
8 58 (13.84%) React
9 56 (13.37%) JSON
10 45 (10.74%) SOAP
11 44 (10.50%) Sass
12 40 (9.55%) CSS3
12 40 (9.55%) Kafka
13 38 (9.07%) Web Services
14 34 (8.11%) OAuth
14 34 (8.11%) OAuth2
15 33 (7.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.26%) User Experience
2 26 (6.21%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (4.77%) Linux Command Line
4 19 (4.53%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.82%) Fintech
6 14 (3.34%) Fixed Income
7 13 (3.10%) Data Structures
7 13 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (2.86%) Algorithms
9 10 (2.39%) iPad
10 7 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.43%) Derivative
11 6 (1.43%) Equities
11 6 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.19%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.95%) Blog
13 4 (0.95%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.95%) Video on Demand
13 4 (0.95%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 106 (25.30%) Linux
2 45 (10.74%) Unix
3 23 (5.49%) Windows
4 15 (3.58%) Android
5 13 (3.10%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.91%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.19%) CentOS
7 5 (1.19%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.95%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.72%) VMS
10 1 (0.24%) Debian
10 1 (0.24%) Solaris
10 1 (0.24%) tvOS
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (55.85%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (36.04%) TDD
3 98 (23.39%) DevOps
4 91 (21.72%) Microservices
5 82 (19.57%) BDD
6 78 (18.62%) Continuous Integration
7 76 (18.14%) Scrum
8 65 (15.51%) Test Automation
9 62 (14.80%) Front End Development
10 47 (11.22%) Software Engineering
11 45 (10.74%) OO
12 42 (10.02%) Domain-Driven Design
13 35 (8.35%) MVC
13 35 (8.35%) Open Source
14 34 (8.11%) E-Commerce
15 33 (7.88%) Continuous Delivery
16 32 (7.64%) Kanban
16 32 (7.64%) Unit Testing
17 29 (6.92%) OWASP
18 28 (6.68%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 176 (42.00%) Java
2 172 (41.05%) JavaScript
3 95 (22.67%) Python
4 67 (15.99%) SQL
5 64 (15.27%) C#
6 58 (13.84%) Java 8
7 53 (12.65%) TypeScript
8 51 (12.17%) ES6
9 38 (9.07%) Bash Shell
10 30 (7.16%) Ruby
11 24 (5.73%) PowerShell
12 20 (4.77%) Go
12 20 (4.77%) PHP
13 18 (4.30%) Kotlin
14 12 (2.86%) Groovy
14 12 (2.86%) Perl
15 11 (2.63%) PL/SQL
15 11 (2.63%) Scala
16 10 (2.39%) C
17 9 (2.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (5.73%) Degree
2 10 (2.39%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.43%) RHCE
4 6 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.19%) CCNP
5 5 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (1.19%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.95%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.24%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.77%) QA
2 6 (1.43%) WCAG
3 3 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) FedRAMP
4 1 (0.24%) FISMA
4 1 (0.24%) GDPR
4 1 (0.24%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 137 (32.70%) Docker
2 9 (2.15%) HDFS
3 7 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.67%) vSphere
4 5 (1.19%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.95%) Varnish
6 1 (0.24%) KVM
6 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 73 (17.42%) Kubernetes
2 65 (15.51%) Ansible
3 43 (10.26%) Puppet
4 37 (8.83%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (7.64%) Docker Swarm
6 28 (6.68%) Terraform
7 10 (2.39%) Kibana
8 9 (2.15%) logstash
8 9 (2.15%) Mesos
9 8 (1.91%) Nagios
10 7 (1.67%) Consul
11 5 (1.19%) Prometheus
12 4 (0.95%) Capistrano
12 4 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.95%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.72%) Grafana
13 3 (0.72%) Marathon
14 2 (0.48%) collectd
14 2 (0.48%) Graphite
14 2 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 41 (9.79%) Oracle
2 23 (5.49%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.30%) Atlassian
4 17 (4.06%) Google
5 15 (3.58%) Red Hat
5 15 (3.58%) Splunk
6 13 (3.10%) Sybase
7 12 (2.86%) IBM
8 9 (2.15%) New Relic
9 7 (1.67%) Cisco
9 7 (1.67%) VMware
10 6 (1.43%) Adobe
10 6 (1.43%) Qualys
10 6 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.19%) AppDynamics
11 5 (1.19%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.95%) Cadence
13 3 (0.72%) Informatica
13 3 (0.72%) ION Trading
14 2 (0.48%) Micro Focus