Period
to 17 January 2022

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 January 2022 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 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 37 30 47
Rank change year-on-year -7 +17 -13
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 218 127 217
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 5.51% 6.29% 4.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.74% 36.29% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 88 172
10th Percentile £425 £285 £363
25th Percentile £462 £408 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £558 £548 £538
Median % change year-on-year +1.83% +1.86% +4.83%
75th Percentile £638 £575 £603
90th Percentile £725 £638 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 786 350 842
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.86% 17.33% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 260 665
10th Percentile £420 £308 £363
25th Percentile £481 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +3.45%
75th Percentile £675 £600 £600
90th Percentile £775 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £520 £512
% change year-on-year +10.58% +1.56% -2.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
10th Percentile £36.45 " "
25th Percentile £41.63 " £44.75
Median hourly rate £50.50 - £48.89
75th Percentile £64.75 " £54.88
90th Percentile £73.15 " £60.25
Central London median hourly rate £50.50 - £48.89

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 January 2022.

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 January 2022, 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 99 (45.41%) Jenkins
2 91 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (41.28%) DevOps
4 77 (35.32%) AWS
5 69 (31.65%) JavaScript
6 68 (31.19%) Docker
7 63 (28.90%) TDD
8 59 (27.06%) Java
8 59 (27.06%) Python
9 57 (26.15%) Azure
10 56 (25.69%) JIRA
11 52 (23.85%) Scrum
12 45 (20.64%) SQL
12 45 (20.64%) CSS
12 45 (20.64%) Finance
12 45 (20.64%) Microservices
13 43 (19.72%) HTML
14 41 (18.81%) Social Skills
15 39 (17.89%) Kubernetes
16 38 (17.43%) Continuous Integration
16 38 (17.43%) Terraform
17 37 (16.97%) Full Stack Development
17 37 (16.97%) Software Engineering
17 37 (16.97%) GitHub
17 37 (16.97%) Test Automation
18 31 (14.22%) HTML5
18 31 (14.22%) Web Services
19 30 (13.76%) MVC
19 30 (13.76%) Ansible
20 26 (11.93%) C#

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 20 (9.17%) Confluence
2 8 (3.67%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.21%) CMS
4 6 (2.75%) Headless CMS
5 4 (1.83%) Magnolia
6 3 (1.38%) Apache
6 3 (1.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.92%) Drupal
7 2 (0.92%) IIS
7 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.46%) nginx
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.46%) SAS
8 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.46%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.46%) Adobe XD
1 1 (0.46%) InVision
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 77 (35.32%) AWS
2 57 (26.15%) Azure
3 37 (16.97%) GitHub
4 25 (11.47%) Serverless
5 19 (8.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (8.72%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (5.50%) Amazon ECS
7 10 (4.59%) Amazon S3
8 7 (3.21%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (2.75%) AWS CodePipeline
9 6 (2.75%) GCP
9 6 (2.75%) GitHub Actions
10 5 (2.29%) OpenShift
11 4 (1.83%) AWS CodeBuild
11 4 (1.83%) AWS Fargate
11 4 (1.83%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 4 (1.83%) Microsoft 365
12 3 (1.38%) Matillion
12 3 (1.38%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.75%) DNS
2 4 (1.83%) Firewall
2 4 (1.83%) Kerberos
2 4 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.38%) Broadband
4 2 (0.92%) 5G
4 2 (0.92%) HTTP
5 1 (0.46%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.46%) DECT
5 1 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.46%) IPv4
5 1 (0.46%) IPv6
5 1 (0.46%) Multicast
5 1 (0.46%) NAS
5 1 (0.46%) Network Security
5 1 (0.46%) PPP
5 1 (0.46%) SSL
5 1 (0.46%) UPnP
5 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.80%) MongoDB
1 17 (7.80%) NoSQL
2 16 (7.34%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.88%) MySQL
4 14 (6.42%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (5.96%) Big Data
6 10 (4.59%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.67%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.75%) Data Vault
8 6 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.75%) Parquet
9 5 (2.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (2.29%) Data Lake
9 5 (2.29%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.38%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.92%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.92%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 99 (45.41%) Jenkins
2 56 (25.69%) JIRA
3 25 (11.47%) Cucumber
4 22 (10.09%) Bitbucket
5 19 (8.72%) Maven
6 17 (7.80%) Subversion
7 14 (6.42%) GitLab
7 14 (6.42%) Postman
8 13 (5.96%) Selenium
8 13 (5.96%) TeamCity
9 12 (5.50%) Cypress.io
10 11 (5.05%) git-flow
10 11 (5.05%) Protractor
11 9 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (3.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (3.67%) JUnit
13 7 (3.21%) NUnit
13 7 (3.21%) Visual Studio
13 7 (3.21%) webpack
14 6 (2.75%) CircleCI
General
1 45 (20.64%) Finance
2 41 (18.81%) Social Skills
3 24 (11.01%) Banking
4 16 (7.34%) Legal
5 15 (6.88%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.67%) Front Office
6 8 (3.67%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.29%) Publishing
8 5 (2.29%) Retail
9 3 (1.38%) Documentation Skills
9 3 (1.38%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.92%) Presentation Skills
10 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.46%) International Banking
11 1 (0.46%) Military
11 1 (0.46%) Police
Job Titles
1 115 (52.75%) Developer
2 33 (15.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (8.72%) Java Developer
4 17 (7.80%) PHP Developer
5 12 (5.50%) Architect
5 12 (5.50%) Senior Developer
6 10 (4.59%) .NET Developer
6 10 (4.59%) AWS Engineer
7 9 (4.13%) AWS DevOps
7 9 (4.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 9 (4.13%) Azure Engineer
7 9 (4.13%) Python Developer
7 9 (4.13%) Ruby Developer
7 9 (4.13%) Software Engineer
8 8 (3.67%) Lead Developer
8 8 (3.67%) Senior DevOps
8 8 (3.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (3.21%) Backend Developer
9 7 (3.21%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (2.75%) Azure DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.64%) CSS
2 43 (19.72%) HTML
3 31 (14.22%) HTML5
3 31 (14.22%) Web Services
4 25 (11.47%) AngularJS
4 25 (11.47%) CSS3
4 25 (11.47%) REST
4 25 (11.47%) Sass
5 24 (11.01%) .NET
5 24 (11.01%) Node.js
6 22 (10.09%) Vue.js
7 19 (8.72%) JSON
7 19 (8.72%) Kafka
7 19 (8.72%) LESS
7 19 (8.72%) RESTful
8 17 (7.80%) Laravel
8 17 (7.80%) Spring
8 17 (7.80%) Vuetify.js
9 13 (5.96%) React
9 13 (5.96%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.17%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (6.88%) Hedge funds
3 12 (5.50%) User Experience
4 9 (4.13%) Cloud Native
4 9 (4.13%) Social Media
5 7 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.75%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.29%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.29%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.29%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.83%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.38%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.38%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.92%) Clustering
10 2 (0.92%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.93%) Linux
2 22 (10.09%) Windows
3 10 (4.59%) Unix
4 8 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.75%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.83%) Android
7 4 (1.83%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.92%) OpenWrt
9 2 (0.92%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.46%) Solaris
10 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (41.28%) DevOps
3 63 (28.90%) TDD
4 52 (23.85%) Scrum
5 45 (20.64%) Microservices
6 38 (17.43%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (16.97%) Full Stack Development
7 37 (16.97%) Software Engineering
7 37 (16.97%) Test Automation
8 30 (13.76%) MVC
9 25 (11.47%) Infrastructure as Code
10 24 (11.01%) Analytics
10 24 (11.01%) BDD
10 24 (11.01%) SDLC
11 16 (7.34%) User Stories
12 15 (6.88%) API Testing
12 15 (6.88%) Configuration Management
12 15 (6.88%) Continuous Deployment
12 15 (6.88%) Data Protection
12 15 (6.88%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 69 (31.65%) JavaScript
2 59 (27.06%) Java
2 59 (27.06%) Python
3 45 (20.64%) SQL
4 26 (11.93%) C#
5 22 (10.09%) PowerShell
6 20 (9.17%) PHP
7 16 (7.34%) Bash
8 12 (5.50%) Ruby
9 11 (5.05%) Java 8
9 11 (5.05%) TypeScript
10 9 (4.13%) Scala
11 8 (3.67%) Groovy
12 6 (2.75%) Go
13 5 (2.29%) C
13 5 (2.29%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.83%) C++
14 4 (1.83%) ES6
14 4 (1.83%) Kotlin
14 4 (1.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (8.26%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.80%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.13%) Degree
4 6 (2.75%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.38%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.92%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) ISEB
7 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.46%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.47%) QA
2 15 (6.88%) GDPR
3 6 (2.75%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.29%) Accessibility
5 3 (1.38%) WCAG
6 1 (0.46%) IFRS
6 1 (0.46%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.46%) JTAG
6 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (31.19%) Docker
2 8 (3.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.46%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.46%) HDFS
5 1 (0.46%) NFS
5 1 (0.46%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.46%) Varnish
5 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 39 (17.89%) Kubernetes
2 38 (17.43%) Terraform
3 30 (13.76%) Ansible
4 9 (4.13%) Packer
5 8 (3.67%) Grafana
5 8 (3.67%) Kibana
6 6 (2.75%) Puppet
7 5 (2.29%) Icinga
8 4 (1.83%) BladeLogic
8 4 (1.83%) Marathon
8 4 (1.83%) Mesos
9 3 (1.38%) Control-M
9 3 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.38%) QRadar
10 2 (0.92%) Consul
10 2 (0.92%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.92%) Istio
10 2 (0.92%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.92%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (9.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.96%) Oracle
3 8 (3.67%) Splunk
4 7 (3.21%) Talend
5 6 (2.75%) BMC
5 6 (2.75%) Cloudera
5 6 (2.75%) Google
5 6 (2.75%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.29%) Databricks
6 5 (2.29%) New Relic
7 4 (1.83%) VMware
8 3 (1.38%) CyberArk
8 3 (1.38%) IBM
8 3 (1.38%) Qualys
8 3 (1.38%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.92%) Adobe
9 2 (0.92%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.92%) EMC
9 2 (0.92%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.92%) Synopsys