Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 42 53
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11 +24
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 444 310 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 6.33% 5.06% 3.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.82% 28.62% 25.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 250 218
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +9.42%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £311
90th Percentile £625 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £37.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £37.50

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 1,313 1,083 989
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.73% 17.68% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,071 889 807
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £331 £308
90th Percentile £638 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
City of London median hourly rate £67.09 - £37.50
10th Percentile £62.88 - £32.28
90th Percentile £71.58 - £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £67.09 - £37.50

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 February 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 18 February 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 - 2 £438 -
Git (software)
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 February 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).

1 249 (56.08%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (41.67%) Java
3 175 (39.41%) Jenkins
4 165 (37.16%) JavaScript
5 153 (34.46%) DevOps
6 146 (32.88%) TDD
7 145 (32.66%) Finance
8 137 (30.86%) HTML
9 129 (29.05%) CSS
10 122 (27.48%) JIRA
11 117 (26.35%) Python
12 115 (25.90%) Continuous Integration
13 103 (23.20%) TeamCity
13 103 (23.20%) Docker
14 101 (22.75%) BDD
15 100 (22.52%) HTML5
16 99 (22.30%) C#
17 97 (21.85%) Linux
18 96 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
19 95 (21.40%) SQL
20 92 (20.72%) Banking
20 92 (20.72%) Maven
20 92 (20.72%) REST
21 86 (19.37%) MVC
22 82 (18.47%) .NET
22 82 (18.47%) Unix
23 80 (18.02%) Node.js
24 75 (16.89%) Scrum
24 75 (16.89%) Microsoft Azure
24 75 (16.89%) Test Automation

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 35 (7.88%) Confluence
2 22 (4.95%) Drupal
3 21 (4.73%) JBoss
4 20 (4.50%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (4.05%) Apache Spark
5 18 (4.05%) CMS
6 17 (3.83%) Apache
7 14 (3.15%) Apache Solr
7 14 (3.15%) Cloud Foundry
8 9 (2.03%) nginx
9 7 (1.58%) Apache Pig
10 6 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (1.13%) Jupyter
12 4 (0.90%) IIS
12 4 (0.90%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.68%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.68%) WordPress
14 2 (0.45%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
1 3 (0.68%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.45%) SPSS
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (0.68%) Kondor
2 2 (0.45%) Magento
2 2 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Endur
3 1 (0.23%) OpenLink RightAngle
3 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 96 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (16.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (8.11%) GitHub
4 32 (7.21%) npm
5 17 (3.83%) Heroku
6 14 (3.15%) Serverless
7 8 (1.80%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (1.80%) BrowserStack
7 8 (1.80%) Route 53
7 8 (1.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (1.58%) IaaS
9 5 (1.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (1.13%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.13%) PaaS
10 4 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.90%) BlazeMeter
10 4 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.68%) Sauce Labs
11 3 (0.68%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.08%) HTTP
2 24 (5.41%) DNS
3 23 (5.18%) Firewall
3 23 (5.18%) TCP/IP
4 19 (4.28%) SSL
5 18 (4.05%) FTP
6 6 (1.35%) SMTP
7 5 (1.13%) Bluetooth
8 4 (0.90%) AMQP
8 4 (0.90%) IMAP
8 4 (0.90%) SSH
9 3 (0.68%) Internet
10 2 (0.45%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.45%) Network Security
10 2 (0.45%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.45%) VPLS
10 2 (0.45%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.45%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.23%) DHCP
11 1 (0.23%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (11.71%) MongoDB
2 50 (11.26%) SQL Server
3 38 (8.56%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (7.66%) NoSQL
5 33 (7.43%) MySQL
6 25 (5.63%) Relational Database
7 23 (5.18%) Big Data
8 16 (3.60%) Redis
9 15 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (3.15%) Hadoop
11 13 (2.93%) RDBMS
12 9 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 9 (2.03%) Apache Hive
13 8 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.58%) HBase
15 5 (1.13%) Cosmos DB
15 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (1.13%) Sqoop
16 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 175 (39.41%) Jenkins
2 122 (27.48%) JIRA
3 103 (23.20%) TeamCity
4 92 (20.72%) Maven
5 57 (12.84%) Subversion
6 45 (10.14%) Cucumber
7 42 (9.46%) Gradle
8 40 (9.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 39 (8.78%) gulp
9 39 (8.78%) Selenium
9 39 (8.78%) Sonatype Nexus
10 25 (5.63%) Octopus Deploy
11 23 (5.18%) JUnit
12 20 (4.50%) GitLab
13 18 (4.05%) Grunt
14 17 (3.83%) Gatling
14 17 (3.83%) Spock
14 17 (3.83%) webpack
15 16 (3.60%) Bitbucket
15 16 (3.60%) Geb
General
1 145 (32.66%) Finance
2 92 (20.72%) Banking
3 36 (8.11%) Investment Banking
4 18 (4.05%) Marketing
5 17 (3.83%) Retail
6 14 (3.15%) Front Office
7 10 (2.25%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.80%) Advertising
9 6 (1.35%) Games
10 5 (1.13%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.13%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.90%) Back Office
12 3 (0.68%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.45%) Publishing
14 1 (0.23%) Law
14 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 277 (62.39%) Developer
2 84 (18.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 77 (17.34%) Java Developer
4 42 (9.46%) C# Developer
5 38 (8.56%) Senior Developer
6 34 (7.66%) .NET Developer
7 27 (6.08%) PHP Developer
8 24 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 21 (4.73%) Java Engineer
10 20 (4.50%) Agile Developer
10 20 (4.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 19 (4.28%) AWS DevOps
12 18 (4.05%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 18 (4.05%) AWS Engineer
12 18 (4.05%) Drupal Developer
13 17 (3.83%) Full Stack Developer
13 17 (3.83%) Python Developer
14 16 (3.60%) Agile Java Developer
15 15 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
16 14 (3.15%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (30.86%) HTML
2 129 (29.05%) CSS
3 100 (22.52%) HTML5
4 92 (20.72%) REST
5 82 (18.47%) .NET
6 80 (18.02%) Node.js
7 73 (16.44%) AngularJS
8 68 (15.32%) Web Services
9 66 (14.86%) Spring
10 65 (14.64%) CSS3
11 63 (14.19%) React
12 57 (12.84%) RESTful
13 46 (10.36%) jQuery
14 41 (9.23%) JSON
15 37 (8.33%) Sass
16 35 (7.88%) SOAP
17 32 (7.21%) XML
18 30 (6.76%) Kafka
19 29 (6.53%) ASP.NET Web API
20 28 (6.31%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.63%) Mobile App
2 23 (5.18%) Linux Command Line
2 23 (5.18%) User Experience
3 21 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.93%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.93%) Fintech
5 13 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (2.25%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.35%) Derivative
7 6 (1.35%) Market Risk
7 6 (1.35%) Mobile Games
7 6 (1.35%) NHS
7 6 (1.35%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.35%) Wiki
8 5 (1.13%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.90%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.90%) Data Centre
9 4 (0.90%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.90%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 97 (21.85%) Linux
2 82 (18.47%) Unix
3 39 (8.78%) Windows
4 28 (6.31%) Apple iOS
5 25 (5.63%) Android
6 8 (1.80%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.58%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.90%) CentOS
8 4 (0.90%) Solaris
9 3 (0.68%) Debian
9 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.68%) VMS
10 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.23%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (56.08%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (34.46%) DevOps
3 146 (32.88%) TDD
4 115 (25.90%) Continuous Integration
5 101 (22.75%) BDD
6 86 (19.37%) MVC
7 75 (16.89%) Scrum
7 75 (16.89%) Test Automation
8 63 (14.19%) Software Engineering
9 54 (12.16%) Microservices
10 46 (10.36%) Configuration Management
11 44 (9.91%) Continuous Delivery
12 39 (8.78%) E-Commerce
13 37 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
13 37 (8.33%) OO
13 37 (8.33%) Web Development
14 34 (7.66%) Front End Development
15 33 (7.43%) Kanban
16 32 (7.21%) Pair Programming
17 30 (6.76%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 185 (41.67%) Java
2 165 (37.16%) JavaScript
3 117 (26.35%) Python
4 99 (22.30%) C#
5 95 (21.40%) SQL
6 68 (15.32%) Ruby
7 64 (14.41%) Bash Shell
8 44 (9.91%) PHP
8 44 (9.91%) Scala
9 37 (8.33%) TypeScript
10 36 (8.11%) Groovy
11 35 (7.88%) PowerShell
12 33 (7.43%) ES6
13 28 (6.31%) Perl
14 19 (4.28%) Shell Script
15 14 (3.15%) Apple Swift
16 11 (2.48%) C++
16 11 (2.48%) Objective-C
17 10 (2.25%) XPath
18 7 (1.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (6.08%) Degree
2 17 (3.83%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.80%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.13%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (14.86%) QA
2 4 (0.90%) WCAG
3 1 (0.23%) GCP
System Software
1 103 (23.20%) Docker
2 8 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.80%) Apache Flume
2 8 (1.80%) HDFS
3 6 (1.35%) vCloud
4 5 (1.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.45%) Firmware
6 2 (0.45%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 65 (14.64%) Ansible
2 59 (13.29%) Opscode Chef
3 54 (12.16%) Puppet
4 30 (6.76%) Docker Swarm
5 23 (5.18%) Kubernetes
6 15 (3.38%) Terraform
7 9 (2.03%) Nagios
8 8 (1.80%) Mesos
9 6 (1.35%) Grafana
10 5 (1.13%) Hadoop YARN
10 5 (1.13%) ITRS Geneos
10 5 (1.13%) Kibana
11 4 (0.90%) logstash
12 3 (0.68%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.45%) Control-M
13 2 (0.45%) Packer
13 2 (0.45%) Salt
13 2 (0.45%) WMI
14 1 (0.23%) WSUS
14 1 (0.23%) yum
Vendors
1 38 (8.56%) Microsoft
2 28 (6.31%) Splunk
3 24 (5.41%) Oracle
4 22 (4.95%) Red Hat
5 12 (2.70%) AppDynamics
6 9 (2.03%) Atlassian
6 9 (2.03%) New Relic
6 9 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.58%) Reuters
7 7 (1.58%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.35%) Adobe
8 6 (1.35%) IBM
8 6 (1.35%) Sybase
8 6 (1.35%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.13%) Bloomberg
9 5 (1.13%) Cloudera
9 5 (1.13%) FXall
9 5 (1.13%) Google
9 5 (1.13%) Hortonworks
9 5 (1.13%) MapR