Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 27 35
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8 +13
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 295 466 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.71% 6.66% 5.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.83% 29.66% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 369 272
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £408 £388 £350
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £519 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London 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 1,060 1,571 1,326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.93% 22.47% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 1,293 1,016
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £375 £363 £331
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
City of London median hourly rate £36.75 £32.00 £24.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.84% +28.04% -34.66%
10th Percentile £19.85 £31.00 £23.18
90th Percentile £91.90 £41.60 £27.11
Central London median hourly rate £36.75 £33.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year +9.70% +20.72% -27.45%

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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 -12 5 £550 +15.79%
Git (software)
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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).

1 159 (53.90%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (40.00%) Java
3 113 (38.31%) Python
4 102 (34.58%) JavaScript
5 99 (33.56%) DevOps
6 93 (31.53%) Jenkins
7 89 (30.17%) TDD
8 85 (28.81%) AWS
9 77 (26.10%) HTML
10 76 (25.76%) SQL
10 76 (25.76%) Azure
10 76 (25.76%) Docker
11 74 (25.08%) CSS
11 74 (25.08%) Linux
12 72 (24.41%) Scrum
13 62 (21.02%) Node.js
14 61 (20.68%) JIRA
15 60 (20.34%) Finance
15 60 (20.34%) Microservices
16 49 (16.61%) Continuous Integration
17 48 (16.27%) AngularJS
18 47 (15.93%) RESTful
19 46 (15.59%) BDD
20 45 (15.25%) Test Automation
21 43 (14.58%) REST
21 43 (14.58%) Spring
21 43 (14.58%) React
22 42 (14.24%) SQL Server
23 41 (13.90%) GitHub
23 41 (13.90%) HTML5

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 32 (10.85%) Confluence
2 19 (6.44%) Apache Spark
2 19 (6.44%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (3.05%) Apache
4 5 (1.69%) CMS
4 5 (1.69%) Drupal
4 5 (1.69%) JBoss
5 3 (1.02%) Apache Airflow
5 3 (1.02%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.02%) Jetty
5 3 (1.02%) Jupyter
5 3 (1.02%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.02%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.68%) DataSynapse
6 2 (0.68%) Liferay
6 2 (0.68%) Luigi
6 2 (0.68%) Magnolia
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.34%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 85 (28.81%) AWS
2 76 (25.76%) Azure
3 41 (13.90%) GitHub
4 33 (11.19%) Serverless
5 30 (10.17%) AWS Lambda
6 16 (5.42%) Amazon S3
6 16 (5.42%) Azure Data Factory
7 15 (5.08%) npm
8 14 (4.75%) Amazon SQS
9 12 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (4.07%) Azure Functions
9 12 (4.07%) Datadog
10 11 (3.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 10 (3.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 10 (3.39%) GCP
12 9 (3.05%) Power Platform
13 8 (2.71%) Amazon ECS
13 8 (2.71%) CloudFront
13 8 (2.71%) Slack
14 6 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.42%) HTTP
2 12 (4.07%) DNS
2 12 (4.07%) FTP
2 12 (4.07%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.73%) SSL
4 7 (2.37%) Internet
4 7 (2.37%) VPN
5 3 (1.02%) Firewall
5 3 (1.02%) SSH
6 2 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.34%) BGP
7 1 (0.34%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.34%) DSL
7 1 (0.34%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.34%) Network Security
7 1 (0.34%) OSPF
7 1 (0.34%) SMTP
7 1 (0.34%) Wireless
7 1 (0.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.24%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.19%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (9.83%) Relational Database
4 23 (7.80%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (7.80%) MongoDB
5 21 (7.12%) MySQL
6 18 (6.10%) Big Data
7 16 (5.42%) Hadoop
8 13 (4.41%) NoSQL
9 11 (3.73%) Azure SQL Database
9 11 (3.73%) Cosmos DB
9 11 (3.73%) Data Lake
9 11 (3.73%) SQL Server 2017
10 10 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (3.39%) Pentaho
11 9 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (3.05%) Power BI
12 7 (2.37%) Apache Hive
13 6 (2.03%) Couchbase
13 6 (2.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 93 (31.53%) Jenkins
2 61 (20.68%) JIRA
3 34 (11.53%) Subversion
4 31 (10.51%) Maven
5 28 (9.49%) Sonatype Nexus
6 26 (8.81%) gulp
6 26 (8.81%) TeamCity
7 23 (7.80%) Selenium
8 19 (6.44%) Gradle
9 17 (5.76%) Gatling
10 16 (5.42%) Cucumber
10 16 (5.42%) GitLab
10 16 (5.42%) JUnit
10 16 (5.42%) webpack
11 15 (5.08%) git-flow
12 14 (4.75%) Bitbucket
13 13 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 13 (4.41%) Mocha
13 13 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (4.07%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 60 (20.34%) Finance
2 30 (10.17%) Retail
3 20 (6.78%) Banking
4 12 (4.07%) Front Office
5 9 (3.05%) Games
6 8 (2.71%) Advertising
7 7 (2.37%) Marketing
8 4 (1.36%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.02%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.68%) Back Office
10 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.68%) Local Government
10 2 (0.68%) Publishing
10 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Automotive
11 1 (0.34%) German Language
11 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 172 (58.31%) Developer
2 34 (11.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (11.19%) Java Developer
4 30 (10.17%) Senior Developer
5 27 (9.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 22 (7.46%) React Developer
7 19 (6.44%) Data Engineer
8 18 (6.10%) JavaScript Developer
9 16 (5.42%) Angular Developer
9 16 (5.42%) Python Developer
10 15 (5.08%) AWS Engineer
10 15 (5.08%) SQL Developer
11 13 (4.41%) Full Stack Developer
12 12 (4.07%) AWS DevOps
12 12 (4.07%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 12 (4.07%) Java Engineer
13 10 (3.39%) Architect
14 9 (3.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 9 (3.05%) Cloud Engineer
15 8 (2.71%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (26.10%) HTML
2 74 (25.08%) CSS
3 62 (21.02%) Node.js
4 48 (16.27%) AngularJS
5 47 (15.93%) RESTful
6 43 (14.58%) React
6 43 (14.58%) REST
6 43 (14.58%) Spring
7 41 (13.90%) HTML5
8 40 (13.56%) Kafka
9 32 (10.85%) Redux
10 31 (10.51%) JSON
11 29 (9.83%) Web Services
12 26 (8.81%) .NET
13 25 (8.47%) Spring Boot
14 24 (8.14%) Sass
15 18 (6.10%) CSS3
16 17 (5.76%) OAuth
16 17 (5.76%) OAuth2
17 16 (5.42%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.10%) User Experience
2 16 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.42%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.39%) Cloud Native
4 7 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.37%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.69%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.36%) iPad
7 3 (1.02%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.02%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.68%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.68%) Equities
8 2 (0.68%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.68%) NHS
8 2 (0.68%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 74 (25.08%) Linux
2 26 (8.81%) Unix
3 17 (5.76%) Apple iOS
4 14 (4.75%) Android
5 11 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.05%) Windows
7 7 (2.37%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.69%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.36%) CentOS
10 3 (1.02%) Debian
11 1 (0.34%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.34%) Fedora
11 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (53.90%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (33.56%) DevOps
3 89 (30.17%) TDD
4 72 (24.41%) Scrum
5 60 (20.34%) Microservices
6 49 (16.61%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (15.59%) BDD
8 45 (15.25%) Test Automation
9 35 (11.86%) Front End Development
9 35 (11.86%) Unit Testing
10 30 (10.17%) Kanban
11 29 (9.83%) E-Commerce
11 29 (9.83%) ETL
11 29 (9.83%) Software Engineering
12 28 (9.49%) Continuous Delivery
13 27 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (8.81%) Analytics
14 26 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (8.47%) SDLC
15 25 (8.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (40.00%) Java
2 113 (38.31%) Python
3 102 (34.58%) JavaScript
4 76 (25.76%) SQL
5 37 (12.54%) C#
6 36 (12.20%) Bash Shell
7 35 (11.86%) TypeScript
8 28 (9.49%) ES6
9 26 (8.81%) Ruby
10 24 (8.14%) Scala
11 20 (6.78%) Java 8
11 20 (6.78%) T-SQL
12 17 (5.76%) Perl
12 17 (5.76%) PowerShell
13 13 (4.41%) C++
14 12 (4.07%) Go
15 9 (3.05%) Kotlin
15 9 (3.05%) Shell Script
16 8 (2.71%) Apple Swift
17 7 (2.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (5.76%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.07%) Degree
3 9 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.37%) RHCE
5 6 (2.03%) AWS Certification
6 4 (1.36%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.34%) CCIE
8 1 (0.34%) CCNP
8 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.75%) QA
2 3 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.68%) WCAG
4 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (25.76%) Docker
2 4 (1.36%) KVM
2 4 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.02%) HDFS
3 3 (1.02%) Xen
4 2 (0.68%) Varnish
5 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) vCloud
5 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.34%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.34%) vSphere
5 1 (0.34%) zsh
Systems Management
1 36 (12.20%) Kubernetes
2 33 (11.19%) Terraform
3 29 (9.83%) Ansible
4 20 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (5.42%) Puppet
6 11 (3.73%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (2.37%) Suricata
8 6 (2.03%) Grafana
8 6 (2.03%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (1.69%) ZABBIX
10 4 (1.36%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (1.36%) Nagios
10 4 (1.36%) Prometheus
10 4 (1.36%) Salt
11 3 (1.02%) Consul
11 3 (1.02%) Kibana
12 2 (0.68%) logstash
13 1 (0.34%) CA Service Virtualization
13 1 (0.34%) Graphite
13 1 (0.34%) Mesos
Vendors
1 34 (11.53%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.10%) Oracle
3 16 (5.42%) Splunk
4 15 (5.08%) Atlassian
4 15 (5.08%) Google
5 12 (4.07%) ServiceNow
6 10 (3.39%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.05%) Tableau
8 7 (2.37%) Qualys
9 6 (2.03%) MuleSoft
9 6 (2.03%) New Relic
9 6 (2.03%) Perforce
9 6 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.36%) Black Duck
10 4 (1.36%) BMC
10 4 (1.36%) Remedy
10 4 (1.36%) VMware
11 3 (1.02%) F5
11 3 (1.02%) Facebook
11 3 (1.02%) TIBCO