Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 34 43
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 +20
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 435 389 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 6.21% 5.66% 5.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.94% 29.58% 28.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 300 278
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -3.95%
10th Percentile £388 £350 £321
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
Central London median daily rate £500 £476 £450
% change year-on-year +5.15% +5.67% -1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £32.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £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 1,557 1,315 1,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.24% 19.15% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,285 1,017 978
City of London median daily rate £500 £498 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £325
90th Percentile £631 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £500 £476 £475
% change year-on-year +5.15% +0.11% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
City of London median hourly rate £37.75 £24.99 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.05% -23.10% -13.33%
10th Percentile £32.23 £23.18 £31.25
90th Percentile £42.68 £27.11 £33.75
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year +26.13% -14.62% -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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -32 13 £475 -
Moorgate -8 6 £525 -4.55%
Git (software)
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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).

1 245 (56.32%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (42.76%) JavaScript
3 174 (40.00%) Java
4 171 (39.31%) TDD
5 162 (37.24%) Amazon AWS
6 161 (37.01%) Jenkins
7 150 (34.48%) Docker
8 149 (34.25%) HTML
9 139 (31.95%) CSS
10 121 (27.82%) DevOps
11 107 (24.60%) AngularJS
12 102 (23.45%) Finance
13 98 (22.53%) Linux
14 96 (22.07%) Python
14 96 (22.07%) HTML5
15 92 (21.15%) BDD
16 88 (20.23%) Node.js
17 87 (20.00%) Microservices
18 86 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
19 85 (19.54%) REST
20 80 (18.39%) Kubernetes
21 78 (17.93%) Scrum
22 73 (16.78%) Maven
22 73 (16.78%) Test Automation
23 72 (16.55%) Spring
24 71 (16.32%) C#
25 70 (16.09%) .NET
25 70 (16.09%) React
26 66 (15.17%) Java 8
27 65 (14.94%) Front End Development

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 49 (11.26%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (8.05%) Apache
3 33 (7.59%) Apache Spark
4 26 (5.98%) Cloud Foundry
5 25 (5.75%) Confluence
6 13 (2.99%) CMS
6 13 (2.99%) Tomcat
7 10 (2.30%) nginx
8 8 (1.84%) Drupal
9 6 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.38%) Umbraco
9 6 (1.38%) WordPress
10 4 (0.92%) IIS
11 3 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.69%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.46%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.46%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.23%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (1.38%) InVision
2 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Magento
2 3 (0.69%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.46%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.23%) Kondor
4 1 (0.23%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 162 (37.24%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (12.41%) Heroku
4 48 (11.03%) GitHub
5 36 (8.28%) npm
6 27 (6.21%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (5.98%) Google Cloud Platform
8 23 (5.29%) Amazon S3
9 17 (3.91%) IBM Cloud
10 12 (2.76%) Amazon SQS
11 11 (2.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 11 (2.53%) Serverless
12 10 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (2.30%) IaaS
13 9 (2.07%) PaaS
14 8 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (1.38%) Amazon ELB
15 6 (1.38%) Route 53
15 6 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 5 (1.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 52 (11.95%) HTTP
2 38 (8.74%) TCP/IP
3 33 (7.59%) DNS
4 31 (7.13%) SSL
5 28 (6.44%) FTP
6 7 (1.61%) AMQP
6 7 (1.61%) Internet
7 5 (1.15%) Firewall
8 3 (0.69%) BIG-IP
8 3 (0.69%) SSH
8 3 (0.69%) VPN
9 2 (0.46%) Intranet
9 2 (0.46%) LAN
9 2 (0.46%) SMTP
9 2 (0.46%) SNMP
10 1 (0.23%) MPLS
10 1 (0.23%) OSPF
10 1 (0.23%) PBX
10 1 (0.23%) VoIP
10 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 51 (11.72%) NoSQL
3 47 (10.80%) SQL Server
4 45 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
5 36 (8.28%) MySQL
6 35 (8.05%) Relational Database
7 32 (7.36%) Hadoop
8 28 (6.44%) Apache Cassandra
8 28 (6.44%) Redis
9 26 (5.98%) Big Data
10 9 (2.07%) HBase
10 9 (2.07%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (1.38%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.15%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.92%) Apache Kudu
14 4 (0.92%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.92%) Impala
14 4 (0.92%) KDB
Development Applications
1 161 (37.01%) Jenkins
2 73 (16.78%) Maven
3 57 (13.10%) JIRA
4 54 (12.41%) GitLab
5 53 (12.18%) Gradle
6 50 (11.49%) gulp
7 43 (9.89%) TeamCity
8 36 (8.28%) Selenium
9 32 (7.36%) JUnit
10 31 (7.13%) Cucumber
11 30 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
11 30 (6.90%) Subversion
12 26 (5.98%) SonarQube
13 25 (5.75%) webpack
14 21 (4.83%) Ant
15 19 (4.37%) Mockito
16 18 (4.14%) Octopus Deploy
17 17 (3.91%) Grunt
18 16 (3.68%) Gerrit
19 14 (3.22%) Artifactory
General
1 102 (23.45%) Finance
2 50 (11.49%) Banking
3 18 (4.14%) Front Office
4 13 (2.99%) Advertising
4 13 (2.99%) Retail
5 9 (2.07%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.07%) Marketing
6 7 (1.61%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.15%) Back Office
8 4 (0.92%) Automotive
8 4 (0.92%) Publishing
9 3 (0.69%) Legal
9 3 (0.69%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.46%) Digital Economy
10 2 (0.46%) Games
10 2 (0.46%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.23%) Prime Brokerage
11 1 (0.23%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 306 (70.34%) Developer
2 99 (22.76%) Java Developer
3 62 (14.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 50 (11.49%) Senior Developer
5 43 (9.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 42 (9.66%) .NET Developer
7 27 (6.21%) Lead Developer
8 22 (5.06%) Senior Java Developer
9 21 (4.83%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (4.60%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 20 (4.60%) React Developer
11 17 (3.91%) Angular Developer
11 17 (3.91%) C# Developer
12 16 (3.68%) AWS DevOps
13 15 (3.45%) Agile Developer
13 15 (3.45%) Lead Java Developer
14 14 (3.22%) Agile Java Developer
14 14 (3.22%) Senior DevOps
14 14 (3.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 13 (2.99%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (34.25%) HTML
2 139 (31.95%) CSS
3 107 (24.60%) AngularJS
4 96 (22.07%) HTML5
5 88 (20.23%) Node.js
6 85 (19.54%) REST
7 72 (16.55%) Spring
8 70 (16.09%) .NET
8 70 (16.09%) React
9 64 (14.71%) RESTful
10 52 (11.95%) Spring Boot
11 51 (11.72%) CSS3
11 51 (11.72%) JSON
12 50 (11.49%) Web Services
13 44 (10.11%) Sass
14 39 (8.97%) SOAP
15 38 (8.74%) Kafka
16 37 (8.51%) ASP.NET
17 31 (7.13%) Guice
18 29 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.34%) User Experience
2 27 (6.21%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (5.06%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.06%) Linux Command Line
4 21 (4.83%) Fintech
5 20 (4.60%) iPad
6 18 (4.14%) Fixed Income
7 15 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.45%) Data Structures
8 12 (2.76%) Virtual Team
9 10 (2.30%) Equities
9 10 (2.30%) Mobile App
10 9 (2.07%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.07%) Derivative
10 9 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
11 8 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.15%) Credit Risk
13 5 (1.15%) Social Media
13 5 (1.15%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 98 (22.53%) Linux
2 49 (11.26%) Unix
3 22 (5.06%) Windows
4 11 (2.53%) Android
5 9 (2.07%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.07%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.84%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.38%) CentOS
9 4 (0.92%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.69%) VMS
11 2 (0.46%) Debian
11 2 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.46%) Solaris
11 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.23%) SUSE
12 1 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (56.32%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (39.31%) TDD
3 121 (27.82%) DevOps
4 92 (21.15%) BDD
5 87 (20.00%) Microservices
6 86 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
7 78 (17.93%) Scrum
8 73 (16.78%) Test Automation
9 65 (14.94%) Front End Development
10 46 (10.57%) MVC
10 46 (10.57%) Software Engineering
11 44 (10.11%) OO
12 40 (9.20%) Unit Testing
13 39 (8.97%) E-Commerce
14 38 (8.74%) Domain-Driven Design
15 31 (7.13%) Open Source
16 30 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
17 29 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
18 28 (6.44%) Analytics
18 28 (6.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 186 (42.76%) JavaScript
2 174 (40.00%) Java
3 96 (22.07%) Python
4 71 (16.32%) C#
5 66 (15.17%) Java 8
6 59 (13.56%) Ruby
7 55 (12.64%) SQL
8 50 (11.49%) TypeScript
9 47 (10.80%) ES6
10 44 (10.11%) Bash Shell
11 29 (6.67%) Groovy
12 22 (5.06%) PHP
13 20 (4.60%) PowerShell
14 16 (3.68%) Go
15 15 (3.45%) Scala
16 12 (2.76%) PL/SQL
17 11 (2.53%) Perl
18 10 (2.30%) C
18 10 (2.30%) Kotlin
18 10 (2.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (5.29%) Degree
2 12 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.07%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.07%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.61%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.46%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) ISEB
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.37%) QA
2 5 (1.15%) WCAG
3 3 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 150 (34.48%) Docker
2 6 (1.38%) HDFS
2 6 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.15%) Varnish
3 5 (1.15%) vSphere
4 2 (0.46%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.46%) Xen
5 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.23%) KVM
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 80 (18.39%) Kubernetes
2 59 (13.56%) Ansible
3 37 (8.51%) Puppet
4 35 (8.05%) Terraform
5 30 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (6.44%) Docker Swarm
7 24 (5.52%) Mesos
8 21 (4.83%) Consul
9 12 (2.76%) Kibana
10 11 (2.53%) Prometheus
11 10 (2.30%) logstash
12 9 (2.07%) Nagios
13 5 (1.15%) Marathon
13 5 (1.15%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.92%) Grafana
15 3 (0.69%) Capistrano
15 3 (0.69%) Rancher
16 2 (0.46%) Control-M
16 2 (0.46%) SCCM
16 2 (0.46%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 33 (7.59%) Oracle
2 29 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 19 (4.37%) IBM
4 15 (3.45%) New Relic
5 14 (3.22%) Google
6 13 (2.99%) Atlassian
7 9 (2.07%) Splunk
8 8 (1.84%) Sybase
9 7 (1.61%) Adobe
9 7 (1.61%) AppDynamics
9 7 (1.61%) VMware
10 6 (1.38%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.15%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.15%) Rollbar
11 5 (1.15%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.69%) Apple
13 3 (0.69%) F5
13 3 (0.69%) ION Trading
13 3 (0.69%) Solace