Period
to 15 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 15 January 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
England > London
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 33 34 27
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 +1
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 1,041 1,724 3,229
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 5.99% 5.65% 7.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.15% 30.25% 31.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 856 1,259 2,394
Median daily rate £525 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £393 £375
90th Percentile £651 £688 £675
England median daily rate £495 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -1.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Median hourly rate £42.00 £72.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.07% +38.10% -
England median hourly rate £57.50 £48.50 £45.75
% change year-on-year +18.56% +6.01% +1.67%

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,140 5,699 10,350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.07% 18.68% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,222 4,172 7,687
Median daily rate £500 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £350 £375 £368
90th Percentile £660 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £475 £488
% change year-on-year - -2.56% +3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 28 17
Median hourly rate £55.00 £49.06 £36.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.10% +33.79% -2.86%
10th Percentile £40.30 £18.32 £30.00
90th Percentile £69.08 £78.75 £53.75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £43.92
% change year-on-year - +2.47% +0.95%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Git (software) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in London

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in London.

Daily rate trend for Git (software) in London

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Git (software) in London over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Git (software) in London

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Git (software) in London.

Hourly rate trend for Git (software) in London

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 15 January 2021. 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
Central London +21 151 £550 +4.76% 84
South London +1 35 £520 +1.46% 12
West London +5 16 £363 -29.27% 39
East London +2 8 £443 -23.04% 18
North London - 1 £488 - 4
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 London region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 538 (51.68%) Agile Software Development
2 499 (47.93%) Jenkins
3 420 (40.35%) Java
4 375 (36.02%) DevOps
5 317 (30.45%) Python
6 306 (29.39%) JavaScript
7 293 (28.15%) Azure
8 285 (27.38%) AWS
9 280 (26.90%) Docker
10 259 (24.88%) Microservices
11 235 (22.57%) HTML
12 227 (21.81%) CSS
13 222 (21.33%) Linux
13 222 (21.33%) TDD
14 215 (20.65%) SQL
15 213 (20.46%) Scrum
16 211 (20.27%) Kubernetes
17 210 (20.17%) JIRA
18 203 (19.50%) Test Automation
19 196 (18.83%) Node.js
20 187 (17.96%) Spring
21 180 (17.29%) Finance
22 178 (17.10%) Banking
23 175 (16.81%) REST
24 167 (16.04%) Maven
25 162 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
26 155 (14.89%) Ansible
27 151 (14.51%) Terraform
28 143 (13.74%) Security Cleared
29 140 (13.45%) Spring Boot

Git (software)
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 79 (7.59%) Confluence
2 69 (6.63%) Elasticsearch
3 54 (5.19%) Cloud Foundry
4 45 (4.32%) JBoss
5 42 (4.03%) Apache Spark
6 39 (3.75%) Apache
7 36 (3.46%) Red Hat Fuse
8 30 (2.88%) WebSphere
9 23 (2.21%) nginx
9 23 (2.21%) Tomcat
10 17 (1.63%) Mule
11 14 (1.34%) CMS
11 14 (1.34%) WebLogic
12 13 (1.25%) Camunda
13 11 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 11 (1.06%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.96%) Apache ServiceMix
14 10 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (0.77%) IIS
15 8 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.38%) Sketch
3 2 (0.19%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.19%) InVision
3 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.19%) Zeplin
4 1 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.096%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.096%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (1.54%) ION MarketView
2 6 (0.58%) Magento
3 4 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.38%) Shopify
4 3 (0.29%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.096%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.096%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 293 (28.15%) Azure
2 285 (27.38%) AWS
3 110 (10.57%) GitHub
4 80 (7.68%) Serverless
5 64 (6.15%) GCP
6 47 (4.51%) AWS Lambda
7 46 (4.42%) Azure Functions
8 35 (3.36%) OpenShift
8 35 (3.36%) PaaS
9 33 (3.17%) npm
10 29 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
11 28 (2.69%) Amazon S3
11 28 (2.69%) AWS CloudFormation
12 26 (2.50%) Logic Apps
13 21 (2.02%) Amazon ECS
14 20 (1.92%) Amazon EKS
15 19 (1.83%) Amazon Cognito
15 19 (1.83%) AWS CodePipeline
16 18 (1.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 18 (1.73%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 50 (4.80%) HTTP
2 45 (4.32%) Firewall
3 19 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 18 (1.73%) DNS
5 15 (1.44%) SSL
6 14 (1.34%) SNMP
7 13 (1.25%) Multicast
8 7 (0.67%) Internet
8 7 (0.67%) VLAN
9 6 (0.58%) FTP
10 5 (0.48%) BGP
10 5 (0.48%) DHCP
10 5 (0.48%) MPLS
10 5 (0.48%) Network Security
10 5 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (0.48%) SSH
11 4 (0.38%) DVB
11 4 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
11 4 (0.38%) UPnP
11 4 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (9.03%) SQL Server
2 89 (8.55%) NoSQL
3 73 (7.01%) MySQL
4 70 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
5 67 (6.44%) MongoDB
6 46 (4.42%) Relational Database
7 39 (3.75%) Hadoop
8 32 (3.07%) Big Data
9 26 (2.50%) BigQuery
10 25 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (2.31%) Amazon RDS
11 24 (2.31%) Apache Hive
11 24 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
12 22 (2.11%) Data Lake
13 20 (1.92%) Redis
14 19 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
14 19 (1.83%) Cosmos DB
15 15 (1.44%) Amazon Aurora
15 15 (1.44%) Oracle Database
16 13 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 499 (47.93%) Jenkins
2 210 (20.17%) JIRA
3 167 (16.04%) Maven
4 70 (6.72%) JUnit
5 67 (6.44%) Cucumber
6 64 (6.15%) Subversion
7 61 (5.86%) GitLab
8 58 (5.57%) gulp
8 58 (5.57%) Visual Studio Team System
9 57 (5.48%) TeamCity
10 55 (5.28%) Gradle
11 53 (5.09%) Bitbucket
11 53 (5.09%) SonarQube
12 49 (4.71%) Selenium
13 45 (4.32%) webpack
14 42 (4.03%) Artifactory
15 41 (3.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 40 (3.84%) Sonatype Nexus
17 30 (2.88%) CircleCI
18 28 (2.69%) Grunt
General
1 180 (17.29%) Finance
2 178 (17.10%) Banking
3 65 (6.24%) Investment Banking
4 61 (5.86%) Public Sector
5 57 (5.48%) Front Office
6 50 (4.80%) Marketing
7 26 (2.50%) Retail
8 14 (1.34%) Back Office
9 13 (1.25%) Games
9 13 (1.25%) Telecoms
10 10 (0.96%) Billing
11 9 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.77%) Electronics
12 8 (0.77%) Legal
12 8 (0.77%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.67%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.67%) Prime Brokerage
14 6 (0.58%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
15 3 (0.29%) Advertising
15 3 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 592 (56.87%) Developer
2 146 (14.02%) Java Developer
3 122 (11.72%) Senior Developer
4 104 (9.99%) DevOps Engineer
5 70 (6.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 69 (6.63%) Full Stack Developer
7 54 (5.19%) React Developer
8 49 (4.71%) Architect
9 41 (3.94%) Senior Java Developer
10 39 (3.75%) C# Developer
11 37 (3.55%) .NET Developer
12 34 (3.27%) Data Engineer
13 31 (2.98%) Angular Developer
13 31 (2.98%) Backend Developer
14 30 (2.88%) PHP Developer
14 30 (2.88%) Software Engineer
15 29 (2.79%) Azure Engineer
15 29 (2.79%) Node.js Developer
15 29 (2.79%) Software Developer
16 28 (2.69%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (22.57%) HTML
2 227 (21.81%) CSS
3 196 (18.83%) Node.js
4 187 (17.96%) Spring
5 175 (16.81%) REST
6 140 (13.45%) Spring Boot
7 135 (12.97%) AngularJS
8 123 (11.82%) React
9 120 (11.53%) .NET
10 116 (11.14%) Web Services
11 112 (10.76%) RESTful
12 110 (10.57%) HTML5
13 88 (8.45%) JSON
14 83 (7.97%) Kafka
15 75 (7.20%) Redux
16 72 (6.92%) CSS3
17 66 (6.34%) XML
18 59 (5.67%) SOAP
19 56 (5.38%) Sass
20 55 (5.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 89 (8.55%) Mobile App
2 81 (7.78%) User Experience
3 58 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (4.71%) Fixed Income
5 36 (3.46%) Derivative
6 35 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 29 (2.79%) Cloud Native
8 28 (2.69%) Self-Motivation
9 25 (2.40%) Data Structures
9 25 (2.40%) Public Cloud
10 24 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (2.11%) Algorithms
12 20 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
13 19 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
14 18 (1.73%) iPad
15 17 (1.63%) Virtual Team
16 16 (1.54%) Management Information System
17 12 (1.15%) Equities
18 9 (0.86%) Credit Risk
18 9 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 222 (21.33%) Linux
2 75 (7.20%) Unix
3 68 (6.53%) Android
4 67 (6.44%) Windows
5 57 (5.48%) Apple iOS
6 27 (2.59%) CentOS
7 18 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.73%) Ubuntu
8 13 (1.25%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.96%) Debian
10 8 (0.77%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 7 (0.67%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.58%) Windows Server
13 4 (0.38%) OpenWrt
13 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2016
14 3 (0.29%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.29%) Fedora
15 2 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (51.68%) Agile Software Development
2 375 (36.02%) DevOps
3 259 (24.88%) Microservices
4 222 (21.33%) TDD
5 213 (20.46%) Scrum
6 203 (19.50%) Test Automation
7 162 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
8 125 (12.01%) SDLC
9 116 (11.14%) BDD
9 116 (11.14%) Software Engineering
10 107 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
11 105 (10.09%) Continuous Delivery
12 103 (9.89%) Front End Development
13 97 (9.32%) Kanban
14 85 (8.17%) OO
15 83 (7.97%) Unit Testing
16 70 (6.72%) Open Source
17 69 (6.63%) Infrastructure as Code
18 64 (6.15%) Multithreading
19 61 (5.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 420 (40.35%) Java
2 317 (30.45%) Python
3 306 (29.39%) JavaScript
4 215 (20.65%) SQL
5 119 (11.43%) C#
6 98 (9.41%) Java 8
7 84 (8.07%) Bash Shell
8 82 (7.88%) Kotlin
9 66 (6.34%) PHP
10 62 (5.96%) C++
11 57 (5.48%) PowerShell
12 53 (5.09%) ES6
12 53 (5.09%) Ruby
12 53 (5.09%) Shell Script
13 49 (4.71%) TypeScript
14 48 (4.61%) Perl
15 39 (3.75%) Scala
16 32 (3.07%) Go
17 30 (2.88%) C
18 29 (2.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 143 (13.74%) Security Cleared
2 116 (11.14%) SC Cleared
3 42 (4.03%) Degree
4 20 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.25%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (0.86%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.67%) DBS Check
8 7 (0.67%) TOGAF Certification
9 6 (0.58%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.29%) PhD
12 2 (0.19%) ISEB
12 2 (0.19%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.19%) Novell Certification
13 1 (0.096%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.096%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.096%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (6.92%) QA
2 13 (1.25%) WCAG
3 9 (0.86%) GDPR
4 4 (0.38%) JTAG
5 2 (0.19%) ISO 20022
5 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.19%) NIST
5 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.096%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.096%) PMO
6 1 (0.096%) SEPA
6 1 (0.096%) SLA
6 1 (0.096%) TARGET2
System Software
1 280 (26.90%) Docker
2 16 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
2 16 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.96%) HDFS
4 9 (0.86%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.29%) vSphere
7 2 (0.19%) Postfix
7 2 (0.19%) Varnish
8 1 (0.096%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.096%) iptables
8 1 (0.096%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.096%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.096%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 211 (20.27%) Kubernetes
2 155 (14.89%) Ansible
3 151 (14.51%) Terraform
4 71 (6.82%) Puppet
5 56 (5.38%) Prometheus
6 44 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
7 27 (2.59%) Grafana
8 21 (2.02%) Kibana
9 14 (1.34%) Consul
10 13 (1.25%) Netcool
11 12 (1.15%) Argo
11 12 (1.15%) Rundeck
12 10 (0.96%) Istio
12 10 (0.96%) Salt
13 9 (0.86%) logstash
14 7 (0.67%) Nagios
14 7 (0.67%) Rancher
15 5 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
15 5 (0.48%) HP ALM
15 5 (0.48%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 77 (7.40%) Microsoft
1 77 (7.40%) Splunk
2 72 (6.92%) Oracle
3 59 (5.67%) AppDynamics
4 57 (5.48%) Atlassian
5 48 (4.61%) MuleSoft
6 47 (4.51%) Google
7 42 (4.03%) Red Hat
8 38 (3.65%) Databricks
9 23 (2.21%) VMware
10 21 (2.02%) Dell
11 19 (1.83%) Sybase
12 17 (1.63%) HP
12 17 (1.63%) Murex
13 16 (1.54%) Adobe
13 16 (1.54%) ION Trading
14 14 (1.34%) IBM
15 13 (1.25%) Axway
15 13 (1.25%) Talend
16 12 (1.15%) Cisco