Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 27 27 45
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18 -12
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 263 121 278
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 6.88% 6.83% 4.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.68% 37.58% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 75 215
10th Percentile £419 £263 £406
25th Percentile £463 £425 £456
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £544 £520 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.57% -0.95% +5.00%
75th Percentile £644 £575 £607
90th Percentile £725 £638 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £531 £525
% change year-on-year -1.18% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £21.50

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 698 322 1,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.25% 18.17% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 233 795
10th Percentile £413 £270 £375
25th Percentile £475 £425 £430
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £513 £525
Median % change year-on-year +12.09% -2.29% +5.00%
75th Percentile £659 £575 £601
90th Percentile £750 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £565 £513 £515
% change year-on-year +10.19% -0.44% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
10th Percentile £26.03 " £28.30
25th Percentile £27.19 £32.75 £38.88
Median hourly rate £29.25 £33.50 £50.25
Median % change year-on-year -12.69% -33.33% +57.03%
75th Percentile £31.19 £34.25 £57.87
90th Percentile £32.28 " £62.15
Central London median hourly rate £29.25 £33.50 £50.25
% change year-on-year -12.69% -33.33% +57.03%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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).

1 139 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (44.87%) TDD
3 117 (44.49%) DevOps
4 115 (43.73%) AWS
5 109 (41.44%) Azure
6 103 (39.16%) Jenkins
7 98 (37.26%) Docker
8 80 (30.42%) Java
9 78 (29.66%) SQL
10 75 (28.52%) Microservices
11 71 (27.00%) Python
12 67 (25.48%) JavaScript
12 67 (25.48%) JIRA
13 62 (23.57%) Continuous Integration
14 59 (22.43%) Finance
15 58 (22.05%) Web Services
16 57 (21.67%) AngularJS
17 52 (19.77%) Scrum
18 51 (19.39%) Node.js
19 50 (19.01%) .NET
20 47 (17.87%) HTML
20 47 (17.87%) CSS
21 46 (17.49%) Test Automation
21 46 (17.49%) Kubernetes
22 45 (17.11%) C#
23 43 (16.35%) Banking
23 43 (16.35%) Software Engineering
24 42 (15.97%) Full Stack Development
25 40 (15.21%) Social Skills
25 40 (15.21%) MVC

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 22 (8.37%) Confluence
2 7 (2.66%) CMS
3 4 (1.52%) Headless CMS
3 4 (1.52%) Magnolia
3 4 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.76%) Apache
4 2 (0.76%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.76%) Drupal
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.38%) GemFire
5 1 (0.38%) Moodle
5 1 (0.38%) nginx
5 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.38%) Tornado
5 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Magento
2 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 115 (43.73%) AWS
2 109 (41.44%) Azure
3 37 (14.07%) GitHub
4 31 (11.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 20 (7.60%) Serverless
6 18 (6.84%) AWS Lambda
7 13 (4.94%) GCP
8 8 (3.04%) Amazon ECS
9 6 (2.28%) IaaS
10 5 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (1.90%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 5 (1.90%) npm
10 5 (1.90%) PaaS
10 5 (1.90%) Power Platform
10 5 (1.90%) Slack
11 4 (1.52%) Amazon S3
11 4 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (1.52%) GitHub Actions
11 4 (1.52%) SaaS
12 3 (1.14%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.66%) DNS
2 5 (1.90%) Kerberos
3 4 (1.52%) Firewall
3 4 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.14%) Broadband
5 2 (0.76%) 5G
5 2 (0.76%) HTTP
5 2 (0.76%) Internet
6 1 (0.38%) DECT
6 1 (0.38%) Intranet
6 1 (0.38%) IPv4
6 1 (0.38%) IPv6
6 1 (0.38%) Multicast
6 1 (0.38%) NAS
6 1 (0.38%) Network Security
6 1 (0.38%) PPP
6 1 (0.38%) SAN
6 1 (0.38%) UPnP
6 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.70%) NoSQL
3 14 (5.32%) MongoDB
3 14 (5.32%) MySQL
4 11 (4.18%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.04%) Data Lake
6 6 (2.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (2.28%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.28%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.90%) Tableau
7 5 (1.90%) Tableau Desktop
7 5 (1.90%) Tableau Server
8 4 (1.52%) Big Data
8 4 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.14%) BigQuery
9 3 (1.14%) Bigtable
9 3 (1.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 103 (39.16%) Jenkins
2 67 (25.48%) JIRA
3 29 (11.03%) Visual Studio
4 26 (9.89%) Maven
5 25 (9.51%) Subversion
6 18 (6.84%) JUnit
7 16 (6.08%) Selenium
8 15 (5.70%) Bitbucket
8 15 (5.70%) Cucumber
9 14 (5.32%) TeamCity
10 11 (4.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (3.04%) GitLab
11 8 (3.04%) Mockito
12 7 (2.66%) Cypress.io
12 7 (2.66%) NUnit
12 7 (2.66%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (2.66%) webpack
13 6 (2.28%) Postman
14 5 (1.90%) CircleCI
14 5 (1.90%) Protractor
General
1 59 (22.43%) Finance
2 43 (16.35%) Banking
3 40 (15.21%) Social Skills
4 32 (12.17%) Investment Banking
5 24 (9.13%) Front Office
6 19 (7.22%) Legal
7 16 (6.08%) Financial Institution
8 10 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.28%) Retail
10 5 (1.90%) Documentation Skills
11 4 (1.52%) Public Sector
11 4 (1.52%) Publishing
12 3 (1.14%) International Banking
12 3 (1.14%) Presentation Skills
12 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.76%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.38%) Military
14 1 (0.38%) Police
Job Titles
1 156 (59.32%) Developer
2 29 (11.03%) Java Developer
3 27 (10.27%) C# Developer
4 23 (8.75%) Backend Developer
4 23 (8.75%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (7.22%) PHP Developer
6 18 (6.84%) Architect
7 15 (5.70%) Senior Developer
8 13 (4.94%) Node.js Developer
8 13 (4.94%) Software Engineer
9 12 (4.56%) Azure Engineer
9 12 (4.56%) Python Developer
10 9 (3.42%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.42%) React Developer
11 8 (3.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (3.04%) Lead Developer
11 8 (3.04%) SQL Developer
12 7 (2.66%) Angular Developer
12 7 (2.66%) Senior React Developer
12 7 (2.66%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (22.05%) Web Services
2 57 (21.67%) AngularJS
3 51 (19.39%) Node.js
4 50 (19.01%) .NET
5 47 (17.87%) CSS
5 47 (17.87%) HTML
6 35 (13.31%) Spring
7 34 (12.93%) HTML5
8 31 (11.79%) CSS3
9 30 (11.41%) RESTful
10 28 (10.65%) Sass
11 23 (8.75%) React
12 22 (8.37%) Vue.js
13 21 (7.98%) Laravel
14 20 (7.60%) LESS
14 20 (7.60%) Vuetify.js
15 19 (7.22%) Spring Boot
16 16 (6.08%) REST
17 15 (5.70%) JSON
18 11 (4.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.37%) Derivative
1 22 (8.37%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 16 (6.08%) Cloud Native
3 15 (5.70%) Hedge funds
4 11 (4.18%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (4.18%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (3.80%) Fixed Income
5 10 (3.80%) User Experience
6 9 (3.42%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.90%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.90%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.52%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.14%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.14%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.14%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.14%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.75%) Linux
2 12 (4.56%) Unix
2 12 (4.56%) Windows
3 7 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.90%) Android
4 5 (1.90%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.14%) Solaris
7 2 (0.76%) OpenWrt
7 2 (0.76%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (52.85%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (44.87%) TDD
3 117 (44.49%) DevOps
4 75 (28.52%) Microservices
5 62 (23.57%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (19.77%) Scrum
7 46 (17.49%) Test Automation
8 43 (16.35%) Software Engineering
9 42 (15.97%) Full Stack Development
10 40 (15.21%) MVC
11 36 (13.69%) BDD
12 29 (11.03%) Infrastructure as Code
13 27 (10.27%) Web Development
14 25 (9.51%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (8.37%) Analytics
16 21 (7.98%) User Stories
17 19 (7.22%) OWASP
18 18 (6.84%) SDLC
19 16 (6.08%) Continuous Deployment
20 15 (5.70%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (30.42%) Java
2 78 (29.66%) SQL
3 71 (27.00%) Python
4 67 (25.48%) JavaScript
5 45 (17.11%) C#
6 35 (13.31%) TypeScript
7 21 (7.98%) Bash Shell
7 21 (7.98%) PHP
8 18 (6.84%) PowerShell
9 17 (6.46%) Java 8
10 9 (3.42%) Scala
11 8 (3.04%) Go
11 8 (3.04%) Java 11
11 8 (3.04%) Kotlin
11 8 (3.04%) Ruby
12 6 (2.28%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.90%) C
13 5 (1.90%) C++
13 5 (1.90%) Groovy
14 4 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (5.32%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.42%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.66%) Degree
4 5 (1.90%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.76%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) ISEB
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.46%) QA
2 16 (6.08%) GDPR
3 7 (2.66%) Accessibility
4 3 (1.14%) PMO
5 2 (0.76%) WCAG
6 1 (0.38%) IFRS
6 1 (0.38%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.38%) JTAG
6 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 98 (37.26%) Docker
2 7 (2.66%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.14%) NFS
4 3 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.76%) Veritas File System
5 2 (0.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.38%) RACF
6 1 (0.38%) Varnish
6 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 46 (17.49%) Kubernetes
2 34 (12.93%) Ansible
3 28 (10.65%) Terraform
4 6 (2.28%) Kibana
5 5 (1.90%) Mesos
6 4 (1.52%) Marathon
6 4 (1.52%) Puppet
6 4 (1.52%) QRadar
7 3 (1.14%) Control-M
7 3 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.14%) Netcool
7 3 (1.14%) Packer
7 3 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (1.14%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.76%) Grafana
9 1 (0.38%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.38%) Istio
9 1 (0.38%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 18 (6.84%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.70%) Oracle
3 11 (4.18%) Google
4 7 (2.66%) Red Hat
4 7 (2.66%) Splunk
5 6 (2.28%) Databricks
6 5 (1.90%) VMware
7 4 (1.52%) Adobe
7 4 (1.52%) CyberArk
7 4 (1.52%) IBM
7 4 (1.52%) New Relic
7 4 (1.52%) Qualys
8 3 (1.14%) BMC
8 3 (1.14%) CA
8 3 (1.14%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (1.14%) EMC
8 3 (1.14%) F5
8 3 (1.14%) Perforce
8 3 (1.14%) Solace
9 2 (0.76%) Atlassian