Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 35 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 +28
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 3,170 2,156 2,161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.90% 5.46% 4.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.47% 30.60% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,316 1,543 1,618
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £330 £325
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 3
London median hourly rate £50.00 £37.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £42.50 £25.55 £47.50
90th Percentile £165.00 £102.25 £52.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 9,472 7,045 6,944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.61% 17.83% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,103 5,193 5,116
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 17
London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% +93.33%
10th Percentile £25.00 £19.82 £33.61
90th Percentile £165.00 £57.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.45
% change year-on-year - +0.12% +14.73%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +24 716 £500 +5.26% 180
South London +12 204 £475 +7.34% 23
West London +3 135 £500 +11.11% 141
East London +20 72 £525 -1.87% 55
North London -2 2 - - 2
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 1,961 (61.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1,297 (40.91%) Jenkins
3 1,254 (39.56%) Java
4 1,212 (38.23%) JavaScript
5 1,049 (33.09%) DevOps
6 1,039 (32.78%) TDD
7 944 (29.78%) Linux
8 921 (29.05%) HTML
9 868 (27.38%) CSS
10 829 (26.15%) Docker
11 814 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
12 812 (25.62%) Python
13 797 (25.14%) Continuous Integration
14 694 (21.89%) Scrum
15 662 (20.88%) Test Automation
16 633 (19.97%) Finance
17 620 (19.56%) REST
18 619 (19.53%) JIRA
19 603 (19.02%) BDD
20 595 (18.77%) AngularJS
21 575 (18.14%) HTML5
22 566 (17.85%) Microservices
23 551 (17.38%) Node.js
24 502 (15.84%) RESTful
25 501 (15.80%) Web Services
26 500 (15.77%) React
27 493 (15.55%) SQL
28 492 (15.52%) Maven
29 478 (15.08%) Ansible
30 441 (13.91%) Spring

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
1 335 (10.57%) Confluence
2 198 (6.25%) Apache
3 179 (5.65%) Elasticsearch
4 171 (5.39%) Tomcat
5 152 (4.79%) nginx
6 114 (3.60%) Apache Spark
7 79 (2.49%) JBoss
8 78 (2.46%) WebSphere
9 73 (2.30%) CMS
10 49 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
11 48 (1.51%) OpenStack
12 42 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 38 (1.20%) WebLogic
14 37 (1.17%) IIS
15 36 (1.14%) WildFly
16 34 (1.07%) Jetty
16 34 (1.07%) WordPress
17 31 (0.98%) MQSeries
18 30 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 26 (0.82%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 47 (1.48%) Photoshop
2 17 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.25%) GIMP
4 8 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.19%) InVision
7 4 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.063%) HipChat
9 2 (0.063%) SPSS
10 1 (0.032%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 24 (0.76%) Magento
2 16 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (0.35%) Endur
4 6 (0.19%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 4 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.13%) HiPortfolio
6 3 (0.095%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.095%) R3 Corda
6 3 (0.095%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.063%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.032%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.032%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.032%) Global One
8 1 (0.032%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.032%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 814 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
2 427 (13.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 290 (9.15%) GitHub
4 190 (5.99%) npm
5 137 (4.32%) Amazon EC2
6 118 (3.72%) Serverless
7 91 (2.87%) AWS Lambda
8 90 (2.84%) PaaS
9 86 (2.71%) Amazon S3
10 77 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
11 76 (2.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 74 (2.33%) IaaS
13 73 (2.30%) Route 53
14 71 (2.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 71 (2.24%) Heroku
15 64 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
16 63 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
17 42 (1.32%) SaaS
18 38 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
19 36 (1.14%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 231 (7.29%) HTTP
2 155 (4.89%) TCP/IP
3 134 (4.23%) DNS
4 114 (3.60%) Firewall
5 113 (3.56%) SSL
6 54 (1.70%) FTP
7 52 (1.64%) Internet
8 31 (0.98%) SMTP
9 26 (0.82%) SSH
10 22 (0.69%) VPN
11 20 (0.63%) Kerberos
12 18 (0.57%) OpenLDAP
13 17 (0.54%) AMQP
13 17 (0.54%) DHCP
14 16 (0.50%) SMS
15 12 (0.38%) IMAP
15 12 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
16 11 (0.35%) Reverse Proxy
17 10 (0.32%) Bluetooth
18 9 (0.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 415 (13.09%) PostgreSQL
2 358 (11.29%) MongoDB
3 342 (10.79%) Relational Database
4 335 (10.57%) MySQL
5 290 (9.15%) SQL Server
6 288 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 147 (4.64%) Hadoop
8 128 (4.04%) Redis
9 124 (3.91%) Big Data
10 107 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 107 (3.38%) RDBMS
11 84 (2.65%) Amazon RDS
12 61 (1.92%) HBase
13 57 (1.80%) Oracle Database
14 48 (1.51%) Cosmos DB
14 48 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
15 39 (1.23%) Blockchain
16 37 (1.17%) Apache Hive
16 37 (1.17%) Data Lake
17 32 (1.01%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1,297 (40.91%) Jenkins
2 619 (19.53%) JIRA
3 492 (15.52%) Maven
4 368 (11.61%) Subversion
5 309 (9.75%) Cucumber
6 294 (9.27%) JUnit
7 273 (8.61%) TeamCity
8 271 (8.55%) Selenium
9 216 (6.81%) Gradle
10 200 (6.31%) gulp
11 193 (6.09%) webpack
12 188 (5.93%) Mockito
13 164 (5.17%) Sonatype Nexus
14 162 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
15 156 (4.92%) Grunt
16 137 (4.32%) Visual Studio
17 131 (4.13%) GitLab
18 129 (4.07%) SonarQube
19 122 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
20 121 (3.82%) Artifactory
General
1 633 (19.97%) Finance
2 285 (8.99%) Banking
3 136 (4.29%) Retail
4 91 (2.87%) Investment Banking
5 68 (2.15%) Front Office
6 59 (1.86%) Games
7 52 (1.64%) Marketing
8 34 (1.07%) Financial Institution
9 27 (0.85%) Telecoms
10 24 (0.76%) Advertising
11 18 (0.57%) Legal
12 17 (0.54%) Back Office
13 14 (0.44%) Law
13 14 (0.44%) Publishing
14 13 (0.41%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.41%) Multimedia
15 11 (0.35%) Electronics
16 8 (0.25%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.095%) French Language
17 3 (0.095%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 1,985 (62.62%) Developer
2 515 (16.25%) Java Developer
3 506 (15.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 306 (9.65%) Senior Developer
5 261 (8.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 207 (6.53%) JavaScript Developer
7 166 (5.24%) AWS DevOps
8 164 (5.17%) React Developer
9 155 (4.89%) .NET Developer
10 154 (4.86%) AWS Engineer
11 145 (4.57%) C# Developer
12 137 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
13 136 (4.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 128 (4.04%) Angular Developer
15 126 (3.97%) Full Stack Developer
16 124 (3.91%) Node.js Developer
17 115 (3.63%) Python Developer
18 102 (3.22%) Agile Developer
19 79 (2.49%) HTML Developer
20 77 (2.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 921 (29.05%) HTML
2 868 (27.38%) CSS
3 620 (19.56%) REST
4 595 (18.77%) AngularJS
5 575 (18.14%) HTML5
6 551 (17.38%) Node.js
7 502 (15.84%) RESTful
8 501 (15.80%) Web Services
9 500 (15.77%) React
10 441 (13.91%) Spring
11 405 (12.78%) CSS3
12 379 (11.96%) JSON
13 372 (11.74%) .NET
14 272 (8.58%) Sass
15 255 (8.04%) jQuery
16 240 (7.57%) JMS
17 226 (7.13%) XML
18 204 (6.44%) Redux
19 202 (6.37%) Hibernate
20 199 (6.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 269 (8.49%) User Experience
2 213 (6.72%) Greenfield Project
3 180 (5.68%) Fintech
4 156 (4.92%) Linux Command Line
5 148 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 146 (4.61%) Mobile App
7 139 (4.38%) Computer Science
8 95 (3.00%) Algorithms
9 56 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
10 50 (1.58%) Data Structures
11 44 (1.39%) Derivative
12 43 (1.36%) iPad
13 40 (1.26%) Equities
13 40 (1.26%) Fixed Income
14 39 (1.23%) Virtual Team
15 33 (1.04%) Clustering
15 33 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 32 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
17 29 (0.91%) Cloud Native
17 29 (0.91%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 944 (29.78%) Linux
2 403 (12.71%) Unix
3 230 (7.26%) Windows
4 176 (5.55%) Android
5 163 (5.14%) Apple iOS
6 136 (4.29%) CentOS
7 81 (2.56%) Ubuntu
8 76 (2.40%) Mac OS X
9 75 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 45 (1.42%) Windows Server
11 34 (1.07%) VMS
12 33 (1.04%) CoreOS
13 16 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (0.47%) Debian
14 15 (0.47%) Solaris
15 12 (0.38%) Mac OS
16 9 (0.28%) HPUX
17 6 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
17 6 (0.19%) Windows Phone
18 5 (0.16%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,961 (61.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1,049 (33.09%) DevOps
3 1,039 (32.78%) TDD
4 797 (25.14%) Continuous Integration
5 694 (21.89%) Scrum
6 662 (20.88%) Test Automation
7 603 (19.02%) BDD
8 566 (17.85%) Microservices
9 425 (13.41%) MVC
10 403 (12.71%) OO
11 384 (12.11%) Configuration Management
12 351 (11.07%) Front End Development
13 299 (9.43%) Open Source
14 290 (9.15%) E-Commerce
15 289 (9.12%) Continuous Delivery
16 276 (8.71%) Software Engineering
17 261 (8.23%) Web Development
18 251 (7.92%) Unit Testing
19 242 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
20 237 (7.48%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1,254 (39.56%) Java
2 1,212 (38.23%) JavaScript
3 812 (25.62%) Python
4 493 (15.55%) SQL
5 401 (12.65%) C#
6 383 (12.08%) Ruby
7 375 (11.83%) Bash Shell
8 320 (10.09%) Java 8
9 221 (6.97%) Scala
10 209 (6.59%) ES6
11 198 (6.25%) Perl
12 172 (5.43%) PowerShell
13 161 (5.08%) TypeScript
14 141 (4.45%) Go
15 119 (3.75%) Groovy
15 119 (3.75%) PHP
16 99 (3.12%) Shell Script
17 84 (2.65%) C++
18 60 (1.89%) Apple Swift
19 58 (1.83%) C
Qualifications
1 294 (9.27%) Security Cleared
2 258 (8.14%) SC Cleared
3 201 (6.34%) Degree
4 77 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 44 (1.39%) AWS Certification
6 35 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
6 35 (1.10%) Master's Degree
7 16 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.32%) PhD
9 7 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.19%) CCNA
10 6 (0.19%) CCNP
10 6 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.19%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.13%) MCSD
13 3 (0.095%) CISA
13 3 (0.095%) CISM
13 3 (0.095%) CISSP
13 3 (0.095%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (5.96%) QA
2 33 (1.04%) GCP
3 21 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
4 19 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 19 (0.60%) GDPR
5 15 (0.47%) MiFID
6 11 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
6 11 (0.35%) EMIR
6 11 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.13%) SLA
8 4 (0.13%) WCAG
9 3 (0.095%) PSD2
10 2 (0.063%) PMO
10 2 (0.063%) WAI
System Software
1 829 (26.15%) Docker
2 56 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (1.64%) Active Directory
4 31 (0.98%) HDFS
5 28 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 26 (0.82%) vCloud
7 21 (0.66%) Apache Flume
8 18 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (0.50%) etcd
9 16 (0.50%) flannel
9 16 (0.50%) vSphere
9 16 (0.50%) Xen
10 12 (0.38%) VirtualBox
11 9 (0.28%) KVM
11 9 (0.28%) Squid
12 4 (0.13%) NFS
12 4 (0.13%) Postfix
13 3 (0.095%) OpenIDM
13 3 (0.095%) Varnish
13 3 (0.095%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 478 (15.08%) Ansible
2 430 (13.56%) Puppet
3 321 (10.13%) Kubernetes
4 293 (9.24%) Terraform
5 249 (7.85%) Opscode Chef
6 77 (2.43%) logstash
7 74 (2.33%) Kibana
8 73 (2.30%) Salt
9 68 (2.15%) Consul
10 67 (2.11%) Grafana
11 62 (1.96%) Docker Swarm
12 61 (1.92%) HAProxy
13 58 (1.83%) ZABBIX
14 51 (1.61%) Mesos
14 51 (1.61%) Nagios
15 50 (1.58%) Prometheus
16 39 (1.23%) Packer
17 29 (0.91%) Rancher
18 25 (0.79%) Hadoop YARN
19 22 (0.69%) rkt
Vendors
1 225 (7.10%) Oracle
2 219 (6.91%) Microsoft
3 103 (3.25%) Atlassian
4 97 (3.06%) Red Hat
5 93 (2.93%) Google
6 86 (2.71%) Splunk
7 76 (2.40%) VMware
8 61 (1.92%) IBM
9 54 (1.70%) Adobe
9 54 (1.70%) Hortonworks
10 50 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
11 47 (1.48%) New Relic
12 43 (1.36%) Sybase
13 36 (1.14%) Perforce
14 35 (1.10%) SaltStack
15 34 (1.07%) Cloudera
16 33 (1.04%) AppDynamics
17 27 (0.85%) MuleSoft
18 26 (0.82%) Sitecore
19 25 (0.79%) Tableau