Period
to 29 September 2020

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 29 September 2020 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
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 34 23
Rank change year-on-year +4 -11 +7
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 893 2,193 3,303
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 6.64% 5.80% 7.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.32% 30.84% 32.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 1,580 2,356
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £362 £400 £375
90th Percentile £675 £688 £638
England median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.22% +28.57%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% -

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 2,602 7,110 10,274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.34% 18.81% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,737 5,059 7,605
Median daily rate £520 £520 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £363
90th Percentile £713 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £41.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +28.91% -1.54%
10th Percentile £32.75 £20.65 £16.70
90th Percentile £48.00 £83.35 £58.81
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

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 29 September 2020.

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)
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Git (software) in London over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

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 29 September 2020. 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 +13 140 £544 +3.57% 95
South London +1 44 £500 - 21
West London -5 17 £545 +11.79% 37
East London 0 10 £446 -21.98% 16
North London +13 1 £450 -14.29% 2
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2020, 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).

1 479 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
2 424 (47.48%) Jenkins
3 386 (43.23%) Java
4 323 (36.17%) DevOps
5 286 (32.03%) Python
6 236 (26.43%) JavaScript
7 228 (25.53%) Azure
8 226 (25.31%) AWS
9 222 (24.86%) SQL
10 220 (24.64%) Docker
11 217 (24.30%) HTML
12 196 (21.95%) Linux
13 194 (21.72%) Test Automation
14 193 (21.61%) Scrum
15 192 (21.50%) Microservices
16 191 (21.39%) CSS
17 190 (21.28%) TDD
18 168 (18.81%) Finance
19 154 (17.25%) Kubernetes
20 150 (16.80%) Spring
20 150 (16.80%) Security Cleared
21 147 (16.46%) JIRA
22 145 (16.24%) Maven
23 141 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
23 141 (15.79%) REST
24 129 (14.45%) Banking
25 124 (13.89%) SQL Server
25 124 (13.89%) Ansible
26 119 (13.33%) AngularJS
27 117 (13.10%) Node.js

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 69 (7.73%) Confluence
2 55 (6.16%) Apache Spark
3 49 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
4 39 (4.37%) Apache
5 35 (3.92%) Cloud Foundry
6 25 (2.80%) Tomcat
7 22 (2.46%) JBoss
8 20 (2.24%) WebLogic
9 19 (2.13%) Red Hat Fuse
10 14 (1.57%) Apache Solr
10 14 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (1.46%) nginx
11 13 (1.46%) WebSphere
12 11 (1.23%) Apache Pig
13 10 (1.12%) OpenStack
14 9 (1.01%) CMS
14 9 (1.01%) Mule
15 8 (0.90%) Apache Airflow
15 8 (0.90%) SharePoint
15 8 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.90%) ION MarketView
2 7 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (0.56%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.22%) Magento
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.22%) Shopify
6 1 (0.11%) FINCAD Analytics
6 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 228 (25.53%) Azure
2 226 (25.31%) AWS
3 73 (8.17%) GitHub
4 54 (6.05%) GCP
5 50 (5.60%) Serverless
6 33 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
7 25 (2.80%) PaaS
8 24 (2.69%) OpenShift
9 22 (2.46%) SaaS
10 21 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
10 21 (2.35%) Amazon S3
10 21 (2.35%) Azure Functions
11 20 (2.24%) AWS CloudFormation
11 20 (2.24%) Power Platform
12 17 (1.90%) npm
13 16 (1.79%) Slack
14 15 (1.68%) Amazon Cognito
15 14 (1.57%) Azure Data Factory
15 14 (1.57%) IaaS
16 13 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.26%) Firewall
2 37 (4.14%) HTTP
3 22 (2.46%) DNS
4 17 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.57%) SNMP
6 11 (1.23%) SSL
7 9 (1.01%) DHCP
8 8 (0.90%) Internet
8 8 (0.90%) VLAN
9 7 (0.78%) BGP
9 7 (0.78%) MPLS
9 7 (0.78%) Network Security
10 6 (0.67%) SSH
11 5 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (0.45%) FIX Connectivity
12 4 (0.45%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (0.45%) SAN
13 3 (0.34%) LAN
13 3 (0.34%) Multicast
13 3 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 64 (7.17%) NoSQL
3 59 (6.61%) Big Data
4 55 (6.16%) PostgreSQL
5 49 (5.49%) MySQL
6 48 (5.38%) Hadoop
7 47 (5.26%) MongoDB
8 35 (3.92%) Relational Database
9 29 (3.25%) Apache Hive
10 21 (2.35%) Azure SQL Database
10 21 (2.35%) Data Lake
11 16 (1.79%) Cosmos DB
11 16 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (1.68%) Impala
13 14 (1.57%) Power BI
14 13 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
14 13 (1.46%) Redis
15 12 (1.34%) Amazon Aurora
15 12 (1.34%) RDBMS
16 11 (1.23%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 424 (47.48%) Jenkins
2 147 (16.46%) JIRA
3 145 (16.24%) Maven
4 75 (8.40%) Subversion
5 70 (7.84%) JUnit
6 59 (6.61%) Cucumber
7 54 (6.05%) GitLab
8 53 (5.94%) TeamCity
9 52 (5.82%) gulp
10 49 (5.49%) Gradle
11 44 (4.93%) Selenium
12 40 (4.48%) Visual Studio Team System
13 39 (4.37%) Sonatype Nexus
14 38 (4.26%) SonarQube
15 35 (3.92%) Grunt
16 33 (3.70%) Artifactory
17 30 (3.36%) Jasmine
18 27 (3.02%) Bitbucket
19 25 (2.80%) git-flow
20 24 (2.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 168 (18.81%) Finance
2 129 (14.45%) Banking
3 63 (7.05%) Public Sector
4 58 (6.49%) Investment Banking
5 44 (4.93%) Front Office
6 35 (3.92%) Marketing
7 18 (2.02%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.46%) Back Office
8 13 (1.46%) Games
8 13 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.23%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.12%) Retail
11 9 (1.01%) Electronics
12 5 (0.56%) Law
12 5 (0.56%) Legal
13 4 (0.45%) Advertising
13 4 (0.45%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.22%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.22%) Police
15 1 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 539 (60.36%) Developer
2 135 (15.12%) Java Developer
3 82 (9.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 73 (8.17%) Senior Developer
5 63 (7.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 47 (5.26%) Python Developer
7 45 (5.04%) C# Developer
7 45 (5.04%) Full Stack Developer
8 39 (4.37%) Data Engineer
9 37 (4.14%) Architect
10 35 (3.92%) .NET Developer
11 31 (3.47%) Azure Engineer
11 31 (3.47%) React Developer
12 29 (3.25%) Angular Developer
12 29 (3.25%) Azure Developer
13 28 (3.14%) Senior Java Developer
14 25 (2.80%) Backend Developer
14 25 (2.80%) Electronic Trading Developer
15 23 (2.58%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
16 22 (2.46%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (24.30%) HTML
2 191 (21.39%) CSS
3 150 (16.80%) Spring
4 141 (15.79%) REST
5 119 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 117 (13.10%) HTML5
6 117 (13.10%) Node.js
7 107 (11.98%) .NET
8 99 (11.09%) Spring Boot
9 89 (9.97%) React
10 81 (9.07%) Web Services
11 74 (8.29%) Kafka
12 69 (7.73%) JSON
13 58 (6.49%) Sass
14 57 (6.38%) RESTful
15 55 (6.16%) CSS3
16 54 (6.05%) SOAP
17 50 (5.60%) XML
18 46 (5.15%) jQuery
19 42 (4.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 81 (9.07%) User Experience
2 79 (8.85%) Fixed Income
3 65 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (6.49%) Mobile App
5 39 (4.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 31 (3.47%) Derivative
7 22 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
8 21 (2.35%) Data Structures
9 18 (2.02%) Data Centre
9 18 (2.02%) Private Cloud
10 16 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
11 15 (1.68%) Algorithms
11 15 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
11 15 (1.68%) Management Information System
12 13 (1.46%) Credit Risk
12 13 (1.46%) Public Cloud
13 12 (1.34%) Virtual Team
14 11 (1.23%) Cloud Native
14 11 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 196 (21.95%) Linux
2 74 (8.29%) Unix
3 62 (6.94%) Windows
4 48 (5.38%) Android
5 39 (4.37%) Apple iOS
6 37 (4.14%) CentOS
7 22 (2.46%) Mac OS X
7 22 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (1.90%) Ubuntu
9 11 (1.23%) Debian
10 10 (1.12%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 8 (0.90%) VMS
12 5 (0.56%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2016
13 4 (0.45%) Windows Server
14 3 (0.34%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.34%) Fedora
15 1 (0.11%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (36.17%) DevOps
3 194 (21.72%) Test Automation
4 193 (21.61%) Scrum
5 192 (21.50%) Microservices
6 190 (21.28%) TDD
7 141 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 107 (11.98%) SDLC
9 96 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
10 95 (10.64%) Front End Development
11 93 (10.41%) Kanban
12 91 (10.19%) Open Source
13 78 (8.73%) Continuous Delivery
13 78 (8.73%) Software Engineering
14 76 (8.51%) BDD
15 72 (8.06%) OO
16 71 (7.95%) Unit Testing
17 62 (6.94%) Analytics
18 57 (6.38%) Infrastructure as Code
19 56 (6.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 386 (43.23%) Java
2 286 (32.03%) Python
3 236 (26.43%) JavaScript
4 222 (24.86%) SQL
5 111 (12.43%) C#
6 71 (7.95%) Bash Shell
7 70 (7.84%) Java 8
8 52 (5.82%) Kotlin
9 48 (5.38%) PowerShell
10 46 (5.15%) C++
11 43 (4.82%) T-SQL
12 41 (4.59%) PHP
13 40 (4.48%) Perl
14 36 (4.03%) Scala
14 36 (4.03%) Shell Script
15 34 (3.81%) Ruby
16 30 (3.36%) TypeScript
17 26 (2.91%) PL/SQL
18 23 (2.58%) C
19 22 (2.46%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 150 (16.80%) Security Cleared
2 117 (13.10%) SC Cleared
3 45 (5.04%) Degree
4 19 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
5 18 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
6 17 (1.90%) DV Cleared
7 16 (1.79%) Master's Degree
8 12 (1.34%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.67%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.34%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.22%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.22%) Novell Certification
13 1 (0.11%) CCSP
13 1 (0.11%) CISA
13 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.11%) CISM
13 1 (0.11%) CISSP
13 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.94%) QA
2 30 (3.36%) WCAG
3 4 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.34%) GDPR
5 2 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.22%) NIST
6 1 (0.11%) CDISC
6 1 (0.11%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 220 (24.64%) Docker
2 15 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.78%) vSphere
6 4 (0.45%) HDFS
7 3 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.22%) Gluster
8 2 (0.22%) Postfix
8 2 (0.22%) Varnish
9 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 154 (17.25%) Kubernetes
2 124 (13.89%) Ansible
3 110 (12.32%) Terraform
4 80 (8.96%) Puppet
5 49 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (4.26%) Prometheus
7 24 (2.69%) Salt
8 20 (2.24%) Grafana
9 15 (1.68%) Kibana
10 12 (1.34%) Rundeck
11 9 (1.01%) Netcool
11 9 (1.01%) Packer
12 7 (0.78%) Argo
13 6 (0.67%) logstash
14 5 (0.56%) HP ALM
14 5 (0.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
14 5 (0.56%) Netcool/Webtop
14 5 (0.56%) Tivoli
14 5 (0.56%) ZABBIX
15 4 (0.45%) Rancher
Vendors
1 113 (12.65%) Microsoft
2 66 (7.39%) Splunk
3 61 (6.83%) Oracle
4 56 (6.27%) Databricks
5 40 (4.48%) AppDynamics
6 37 (4.14%) MuleSoft
7 33 (3.70%) Atlassian
7 33 (3.70%) Google
8 31 (3.47%) Red Hat
9 27 (3.02%) StreamSets
10 20 (2.24%) VMware
11 18 (2.02%) Cloudera
11 18 (2.02%) SaltStack
12 15 (1.68%) Dell
12 15 (1.68%) Sybase
13 14 (1.57%) Hortonworks
14 13 (1.46%) HP
15 12 (1.34%) SAP
16 10 (1.12%) Cisco
16 10 (1.12%) Murex