Period
to 10 May 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 10 May 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
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 27 45 33
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12 -9
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 182 153 380
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 6.75% 4.40% 5.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.22% 24.80% 29.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 124 275
10th Percentile £380 £382 £424
25th Percentile £450 £458 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% - +5.77%
75th Percentile £619 £603 £600
90th Percentile £638 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -2.38% - +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £57.50 £56.00
Median % 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 489 617 1,294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.13% 17.76% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 461 961
10th Percentile £362 £369 £400
25th Percentile £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £638 £600 £595
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £505 £525
% change year-on-year +3.96% -3.81% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
10th Percentile " £39.95 £14.75
25th Percentile £28.50 £44.75 £19.75
Median hourly rate £29.00 £48.50 £39.25
Median % change year-on-year -40.21% +23.57% +22.66%
75th Percentile £29.50 £55.25 £56.50
90th Percentile " £59.00 £58.25
Central London median hourly rate £29.00 £48.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year -40.21% +23.57% +22.66%

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 10 May 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 10 May 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).

1 111 (60.99%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (50.55%) Azure
3 85 (46.70%) TDD
4 81 (44.51%) DevOps
5 71 (39.01%) Docker
6 69 (37.91%) Jenkins
7 64 (35.16%) AWS
8 58 (31.87%) Java
9 47 (25.82%) Test Automation
10 46 (25.27%) BDD
10 46 (25.27%) Microservices
11 40 (21.98%) JavaScript
11 40 (21.98%) SQL
12 38 (20.88%) AngularJS
13 37 (20.33%) Web Services
14 36 (19.78%) Finance
14 36 (19.78%) Scrum
14 36 (19.78%) JIRA
15 35 (19.23%) Software Engineering
15 35 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
16 33 (18.13%) .NET
16 33 (18.13%) Python
17 32 (17.58%) MVC
18 31 (17.03%) Node.js
18 31 (17.03%) Kubernetes
19 29 (15.93%) User Stories
19 29 (15.93%) CSS
19 29 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (15.38%) SDLC
21 27 (14.84%) Analytics

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 10 (5.49%) Confluence
2 5 (2.75%) Drupal
2 5 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.65%) Camunda
4 2 (1.10%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (1.10%) CMS
4 2 (1.10%) SAS
4 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.55%) Anypoint
5 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.55%) JBoss
5 1 (0.55%) Mule
5 1 (0.55%) nginx
5 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Fuse
5 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 92 (50.55%) Azure
2 64 (35.16%) AWS
3 27 (14.84%) GitHub
4 13 (7.14%) GCP
5 7 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (2.75%) IaaS
7 4 (2.20%) Power Platform
7 4 (2.20%) Slack
8 3 (1.65%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (1.65%) Datadog
8 3 (1.65%) npm
8 3 (1.65%) PaaS
8 3 (1.65%) SaaS
9 2 (1.10%) Akamai
9 2 (1.10%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (1.10%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 2 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.10%) Microsoft 365
9 2 (1.10%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.10%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) HTTP
1 5 (2.75%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.20%) DNS
3 3 (1.65%) Multicast
3 3 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.10%) DECT
4 2 (1.10%) FTP
4 2 (1.10%) IPv4
4 2 (1.10%) IPv6
4 2 (1.10%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.10%) Network Security
4 2 (1.10%) PPP
4 2 (1.10%) SSL
4 2 (1.10%) UPnP
5 1 (0.55%) BGP
5 1 (0.55%) Broadband
5 1 (0.55%) Firewall
5 1 (0.55%) Internet
5 1 (0.55%) LAN
5 1 (0.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.89%) Tableau
1 18 (9.89%) Tableau Desktop
1 18 (9.89%) Tableau Server
2 9 (4.95%) MongoDB
2 9 (4.95%) MySQL
3 7 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.65%) Data Lake
5 3 (1.65%) Power BI
5 3 (1.65%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.10%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.10%) SQLite
7 1 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.55%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.55%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 69 (37.91%) Jenkins
2 36 (19.78%) JIRA
3 20 (10.99%) Maven
4 18 (9.89%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (7.14%) GitLab
6 12 (6.59%) Visual Studio
7 10 (5.49%) Bitbucket
7 10 (5.49%) Cucumber
8 9 (4.95%) JUnit
9 8 (4.40%) Gradle
9 8 (4.40%) Selenium
10 7 (3.85%) Subversion
11 5 (2.75%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.75%) IntelliJ
11 5 (2.75%) Mockito
11 5 (2.75%) REST Assured
12 4 (2.20%) Cypress.io
12 4 (2.20%) Postman
12 4 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (2.20%) webpack
General
1 36 (19.78%) Finance
2 23 (12.64%) Social Skills
3 20 (10.99%) Banking
4 19 (10.44%) Front Office
5 9 (4.95%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.20%) Influencing Skills
7 4 (2.20%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (2.20%) Retail
8 3 (1.65%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.10%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.55%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.55%) Legal
10 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (65.38%) Developer
2 25 (13.74%) Backend Developer
3 22 (12.09%) Java Developer
4 15 (8.24%) PHP Developer
5 14 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 13 (7.14%) Analyst
7 12 (6.59%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (6.59%) Software Engineer
8 11 (6.04%) Analyst Developer
8 11 (6.04%) C# Developer
8 11 (6.04%) Node.js Developer
9 10 (5.49%) Ruby Developer
10 7 (3.85%) E-Commerce Developer
10 7 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (3.85%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 7 (3.85%) Risk Analyst
10 7 (3.85%) SQL Developer
11 6 (3.30%) Asset Management Analyst
11 6 (3.30%) Front Office Developer
11 6 (3.30%) Risk Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.88%) AngularJS
2 37 (20.33%) Web Services
3 33 (18.13%) .NET
4 31 (17.03%) Node.js
5 29 (15.93%) CSS
6 27 (14.84%) HTML
7 24 (13.19%) Sass
8 19 (10.44%) CSS3
8 19 (10.44%) HTML5
9 18 (9.89%) REST
10 16 (8.79%) Laravel
10 16 (8.79%) LESS
10 16 (8.79%) Vue.js
10 16 (8.79%) Vuetify.js
11 15 (8.24%) Kafka
11 15 (8.24%) React
12 14 (7.69%) Spring
13 12 (6.59%) RESTful
14 10 (5.49%) JSON
14 10 (5.49%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.09%) Fixed Income
2 19 (10.44%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (7.69%) Derivative
4 11 (6.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 8 (4.40%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (3.85%) User Experience
7 3 (1.65%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.10%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.10%) Replication
8 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.10%) Wiki
9 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.55%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.55%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.55%) RIA
9 1 (0.55%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.19%) Linux
2 8 (4.40%) Unix
3 6 (3.30%) Android
4 4 (2.20%) Windows
5 2 (1.10%) OpenWrt
5 2 (1.10%) Solaris
6 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (60.99%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (46.70%) TDD
3 81 (44.51%) DevOps
4 47 (25.82%) Test Automation
5 46 (25.27%) BDD
5 46 (25.27%) Microservices
6 36 (19.78%) Scrum
7 35 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (19.23%) Software Engineering
8 32 (17.58%) MVC
9 29 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (15.93%) User Stories
10 28 (15.38%) SDLC
11 27 (14.84%) Analytics
12 24 (13.19%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 20 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (10.99%) Critical Thinking
14 19 (10.44%) Data Analysis
14 19 (10.44%) Visualisation
15 18 (9.89%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 58 (31.87%) Java
2 40 (21.98%) JavaScript
2 40 (21.98%) SQL
3 33 (18.13%) Python
4 20 (10.99%) TypeScript
5 18 (9.89%) C#
6 17 (9.34%) PHP
7 14 (7.69%) Ruby
8 13 (7.14%) Java 8
9 11 (6.04%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.40%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.85%) Go
11 7 (3.85%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.75%) ES6
12 5 (2.75%) Perl
13 4 (2.20%) Kotlin
14 3 (1.65%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.65%) Scala
15 2 (1.10%) C
16 1 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (8.24%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.95%) Degree
4 4 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.65%) SAFe Agilist
6 1 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.55%) ISEB
6 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.40%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) JTAG
System Software
1 71 (39.01%) Docker
2 3 (1.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.10%) HDFS
3 2 (1.10%) NFS
3 2 (1.10%) Veritas File System
3 2 (1.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (17.03%) Kubernetes
2 19 (10.44%) Ansible
3 13 (7.14%) Terraform
4 7 (3.85%) Puppet
5 5 (2.75%) Prometheus
6 4 (2.20%) Grafana
7 3 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.65%) Salt
8 2 (1.10%) Control-M
8 2 (1.10%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.10%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.10%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.10%) Netcool
8 2 (1.10%) QRadar
8 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.10%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.55%) Icinga
9 1 (0.55%) Oozie
9 1 (0.55%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 11 (6.04%) Splunk
2 7 (3.85%) Oracle
3 5 (2.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.65%) Adobe
4 3 (1.65%) Databricks
4 3 (1.65%) Google
4 3 (1.65%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.10%) BMC
5 2 (1.10%) CA
5 2 (1.10%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.10%) CyberArk
5 2 (1.10%) EMC
5 2 (1.10%) Hortonworks
5 2 (1.10%) IBM
5 2 (1.10%) Qualys
5 2 (1.10%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.10%) VMware
6 1 (0.55%) Cisco
6 1 (0.55%) Murex
6 1 (0.55%) Sybase