Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 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
England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 28 34
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 +6
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 3,375 3,034 2,545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.17% 6.38% 5.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.15% 31.77% 31.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,468 2,373 1,801
London median daily rate £518 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £625 £600
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
London median hourly rate £51.25 £35.00 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -25.93% -3.08%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £34.23
90th Percentile £62.89 £35.00 £55.68
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year -5.56% +10.43% +5.16%

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 10,834 9,551 7,977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.03% 20.08% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,084 7,271 5,743
London median daily rate £525 £500 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.82% +5.00%
10th Percentile £369 £350 £323
90th Percentile £663 £638 £613
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 14
London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% +20.83%
10th Percentile £30.00 £20.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.83 £57.05
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in London

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Git (software) in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in London

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in London over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in London

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Git (software) in London

Git (software)
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in London over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 12 December 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
Central London +3 620 £513 +4.69% 187
South London +6 266 £547 +15.12% 33
West London -1 154 £475 -8.21% 153
East London +14 110 £569 +8.33% 45
North London +7 13 £450 - 2
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 London region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 1,953 (57.87%) Agile Software Development
2 1,440 (42.67%) Java
3 1,312 (38.87%) Jenkins
4 1,270 (37.63%) JavaScript
5 1,103 (32.68%) TDD
6 1,018 (30.16%) DevOps
7 966 (28.62%) Amazon AWS
8 954 (28.27%) Docker
9 908 (26.90%) HTML
10 890 (26.37%) CSS
11 828 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
12 827 (24.50%) Linux
13 767 (22.73%) Test Automation
14 748 (22.16%) Python
15 724 (21.45%) REST
16 696 (20.62%) Scrum
17 682 (20.21%) Microservices
18 660 (19.56%) SQL
19 638 (18.90%) BDD
20 628 (18.61%) JIRA
21 607 (17.99%) Maven
22 592 (17.54%) AngularJS
23 591 (17.51%) Node.js
24 568 (16.83%) Ansible
25 537 (15.91%) Finance
26 533 (15.79%) Kubernetes
27 524 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
28 517 (15.32%) RESTful
29 514 (15.23%) Spring
30 496 (14.70%) HTML5

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
1 353 (10.46%) Confluence
2 246 (7.29%) Elasticsearch
3 169 (5.01%) Apache
4 119 (3.53%) Apache Spark
5 104 (3.08%) CMS
6 76 (2.25%) WildFly
7 72 (2.13%) WebSphere
8 68 (2.01%) Tomcat
9 63 (1.87%) nginx
10 50 (1.48%) Cloud Foundry
11 48 (1.42%) IIS
12 43 (1.27%) Drupal
13 33 (0.98%) Mule
13 33 (0.98%) WordPress
14 29 (0.86%) Jetty
15 26 (0.77%) MQSeries
16 25 (0.74%) Umbraco
17 24 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 23 (0.68%) OpenStack
19 22 (0.65%) JBoss
Applications
1 50 (1.48%) Photoshop
2 22 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (0.44%) Fireworks
4 11 (0.33%) InVision
5 10 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.12%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.059%) GIMP
8 2 (0.059%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (0.059%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.030%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.030%) HipChat
9 1 (0.030%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (0.33%) ION MarketView
1 11 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.24%) Magento
3 7 (0.21%) Sentinel
4 4 (0.12%) Fredhopper
4 4 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.12%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.12%) SAP R/3
4 4 (0.12%) Shopify
5 3 (0.089%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.089%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.089%) SDL Web 8
6 2 (0.059%) Global One
6 2 (0.059%) Kondor
6 2 (0.059%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.059%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.059%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.059%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.059%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.030%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 966 (28.62%) Amazon AWS
2 524 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 247 (7.32%) GitHub
4 133 (3.94%) Serverless
5 128 (3.79%) Amazon EC2
6 121 (3.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 113 (3.35%) PaaS
8 110 (3.26%) AWS Lambda
9 86 (2.55%) npm
10 83 (2.46%) Amazon S3
11 80 (2.37%) Heroku
12 74 (2.19%) OpenShift
13 71 (2.10%) Datadog
14 65 (1.93%) AWS CloudFormation
15 59 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 57 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 53 (1.57%) IaaS
18 46 (1.36%) SaaS
19 45 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
20 41 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 251 (7.44%) HTTP
2 84 (2.49%) DNS
3 77 (2.28%) TCP/IP
4 73 (2.16%) SSL
5 64 (1.90%) Firewall
6 51 (1.51%) FTP
7 47 (1.39%) AMQP
8 44 (1.30%) Internet
9 40 (1.19%) VPN
10 30 (0.89%) Network Security
10 30 (0.89%) SSH
11 26 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
12 23 (0.68%) SMTP
13 17 (0.50%) HTTPS
14 14 (0.41%) Kerberos
14 14 (0.41%) OpenVPN
15 11 (0.33%) OpenLDAP
16 10 (0.30%) BIG-IP
16 10 (0.30%) Intranet
17 9 (0.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 420 (12.44%) Relational Database
2 352 (10.43%) NoSQL
3 341 (10.10%) SQL Server
4 303 (8.98%) PostgreSQL
5 265 (7.85%) MySQL
6 263 (7.79%) MongoDB
7 164 (4.86%) RDBMS
8 161 (4.77%) Big Data
9 140 (4.15%) Hadoop
10 110 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 101 (2.99%) Redis
12 71 (2.10%) HBase
13 63 (1.87%) Couchbase
14 58 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
15 49 (1.45%) Apache Hive
16 47 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
17 37 (1.10%) Data Lake
17 37 (1.10%) Power BI
18 35 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 33 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1,312 (38.87%) Jenkins
2 628 (18.61%) JIRA
3 607 (17.99%) Maven
4 329 (9.75%) JUnit
5 326 (9.66%) Subversion
6 318 (9.42%) Selenium
7 262 (7.76%) TeamCity
8 258 (7.64%) Cucumber
9 210 (6.22%) SonarQube
10 202 (5.99%) Mockito
11 197 (5.84%) Gradle
12 191 (5.66%) Sonatype Nexus
13 180 (5.33%) Bitbucket
14 170 (5.04%) gulp
15 149 (4.41%) Visual Studio Team System
16 147 (4.36%) GitLab
17 135 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 135 (4.00%) webpack
18 131 (3.88%) Mocha
18 131 (3.88%) Vagrant
General
1 537 (15.91%) Finance
2 277 (8.21%) Banking
3 183 (5.42%) Retail
4 95 (2.81%) Front Office
5 80 (2.37%) Investment Banking
6 62 (1.84%) Marketing
7 54 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 44 (1.30%) Advertising
8 44 (1.30%) Games
9 29 (0.86%) Publishing
10 27 (0.80%) Telecoms
11 23 (0.68%) Back Office
11 23 (0.68%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.53%) Electronics
13 17 (0.50%) Legal
14 13 (0.39%) Law
15 10 (0.30%) Online Betting
16 9 (0.27%) Automotive
17 6 (0.18%) German Language
18 5 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2,142 (63.47%) Developer
2 658 (19.50%) Java Developer
3 440 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 317 (9.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 261 (7.73%) Senior Developer
6 211 (6.25%) React Developer
7 165 (4.89%) Full Stack Developer
8 163 (4.83%) JavaScript Developer
9 155 (4.59%) .NET Developer
9 155 (4.59%) Angular Developer
10 132 (3.91%) Node.js Developer
11 128 (3.79%) C# Developer
12 103 (3.05%) Architect
12 103 (3.05%) Lead Developer
13 95 (2.81%) AWS Engineer
14 91 (2.70%) AWS DevOps
15 89 (2.64%) Software Engineer
16 87 (2.58%) Senior Java Developer
17 78 (2.31%) Python Developer
18 77 (2.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 908 (26.90%) HTML
2 890 (26.37%) CSS
3 724 (21.45%) REST
4 592 (17.54%) AngularJS
5 591 (17.51%) Node.js
6 517 (15.32%) RESTful
7 514 (15.23%) Spring
8 496 (14.70%) HTML5
9 469 (13.90%) React
10 405 (12.00%) Web Services
11 403 (11.94%) .NET
12 376 (11.14%) JSON
13 340 (10.07%) Spring Boot
14 304 (9.01%) CSS3
15 265 (7.85%) jQuery
16 262 (7.76%) Sass
17 216 (6.40%) Hibernate
18 214 (6.34%) SOAP
19 205 (6.07%) Kafka
20 200 (5.93%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 284 (8.41%) User Experience
2 209 (6.19%) Greenfield Project
3 194 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 173 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
5 141 (4.18%) Mobile App
6 124 (3.67%) Fintech
7 107 (3.17%) Algorithms
8 85 (2.52%) Data Structures
9 69 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
10 61 (1.81%) Fixed Income
11 58 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
12 54 (1.60%) Public Cloud
13 43 (1.27%) Virtual Team
14 36 (1.07%) Video on Demand
15 34 (1.01%) iPad
16 33 (0.98%) Derivative
17 27 (0.80%) Cloud Native
17 27 (0.80%) Video\Live Streaming
17 27 (0.80%) Wiki
18 26 (0.77%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 827 (24.50%) Linux
2 421 (12.47%) Unix
3 306 (9.07%) Windows
4 150 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 128 (3.79%) Android
6 97 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 83 (2.46%) VMS
8 67 (1.99%) CentOS
9 64 (1.90%) Ubuntu
10 51 (1.51%) Windows Server
11 44 (1.30%) Mac OS X
12 35 (1.04%) CoreOS
13 17 (0.50%) Debian
14 12 (0.36%) Fedora
15 11 (0.33%) Solaris
16 9 (0.27%) Mac OS
16 9 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (0.21%) SUSE
17 7 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 5 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,953 (57.87%) Agile Software Development
2 1,103 (32.68%) TDD
3 1,018 (30.16%) DevOps
4 828 (24.53%) Continuous Integration
5 767 (22.73%) Test Automation
6 696 (20.62%) Scrum
7 682 (20.21%) Microservices
8 638 (18.90%) BDD
9 422 (12.50%) Front End Development
10 394 (11.67%) OO
11 360 (10.67%) Unit Testing
12 341 (10.10%) MVC
13 339 (10.04%) Open Source
14 296 (8.77%) Configuration Management
15 291 (8.62%) Continuous Delivery
16 281 (8.33%) Kanban
17 266 (7.88%) E-Commerce
18 264 (7.82%) Problem-Solving
19 250 (7.41%) Software Engineering
20 233 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1,440 (42.67%) Java
2 1,270 (37.63%) JavaScript
3 748 (22.16%) Python
4 660 (19.56%) SQL
5 394 (11.67%) C#
6 392 (11.61%) Java 8
7 273 (8.09%) Ruby
8 260 (7.70%) Bash Shell
9 245 (7.26%) ES6
10 242 (7.17%) TypeScript
11 215 (6.37%) Go
12 189 (5.60%) Scala
13 158 (4.68%) PHP
14 145 (4.30%) Perl
15 126 (3.73%) PowerShell
16 121 (3.59%) Groovy
17 100 (2.96%) C++
18 94 (2.79%) Shell Script
19 83 (2.46%) PL/SQL
20 78 (2.31%) C
Qualifications
1 341 (10.10%) Security Cleared
2 283 (8.39%) SC Cleared
3 176 (5.21%) Degree
4 73 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 60 (1.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 43 (1.27%) RHCE
7 40 (1.19%) AWS Certification
8 36 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 31 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (0.74%) CCNP
11 23 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
12 19 (0.56%) DV Cleared
13 16 (0.47%) Master's Degree
14 11 (0.33%) ISTQB
15 10 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
16 8 (0.24%) DBS Check
16 8 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
17 7 (0.21%) ISEB
17 7 (0.21%) PhD
17 7 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (5.24%) QA
2 19 (0.56%) WCAG
3 10 (0.30%) MiFID
4 9 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.24%) PMO
6 7 (0.21%) GDPR
7 6 (0.18%) PSD2
8 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.12%) EMIR
10 3 (0.089%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.059%) SLA
12 1 (0.030%) FedRAMP
12 1 (0.030%) FISMA
12 1 (0.030%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.030%) Solvency II
System Software
1 954 (28.27%) Docker
2 83 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (1.51%) vSphere
4 39 (1.16%) HDFS
5 28 (0.83%) Active Directory
6 27 (0.80%) etcd
6 27 (0.80%) flannel
7 20 (0.59%) SkyDNS
8 19 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 19 (0.56%) Ceph
8 19 (0.56%) GlusterFS
9 18 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
10 17 (0.50%) VirtualBox
11 14 (0.41%) vCloud
12 12 (0.36%) Squid
13 11 (0.33%) Hyper-V
14 9 (0.27%) KVM
14 9 (0.27%) Postfix
15 8 (0.24%) Xen
16 7 (0.21%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 568 (16.83%) Ansible
2 533 (15.79%) Kubernetes
3 344 (10.19%) Puppet
4 299 (8.86%) Terraform
5 238 (7.05%) Opscode Chef
6 94 (2.79%) Kibana
7 81 (2.40%) Docker Swarm
7 81 (2.40%) logstash
8 58 (1.72%) Mesos
8 58 (1.72%) Prometheus
9 57 (1.69%) Nagios
10 48 (1.42%) Packer
11 42 (1.24%) ZABBIX
12 41 (1.21%) Salt
13 37 (1.10%) Sysdig
14 35 (1.04%) Consul
14 35 (1.04%) Grafana
15 33 (0.98%) Rancher
16 32 (0.95%) Marathon
17 31 (0.92%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 276 (8.18%) Microsoft
2 224 (6.64%) Oracle
3 157 (4.65%) Google
4 152 (4.50%) Splunk
5 116 (3.44%) Red Hat
6 103 (3.05%) VMware
7 101 (2.99%) Atlassian
8 62 (1.84%) AppDynamics
8 62 (1.84%) New Relic
9 59 (1.75%) MuleSoft
10 52 (1.54%) Adobe
11 44 (1.30%) Qualys
11 44 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
12 38 (1.13%) Sybase
13 35 (1.04%) Cisco
14 34 (1.01%) SaltStack
14 34 (1.01%) SAP
15 33 (0.98%) IBM
16 27 (0.80%) Sitecore
17 22 (0.65%) Apple