Period
to 1 June 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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 25 25
Rank change year-on-year -11 0 +10
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 1,160 2,731 3,190
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 6.11% 6.76% 6.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.43% 32.10% 33.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 1,932 2,334
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £371 £400 £363
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
England median daily rate £486 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -2.75% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £48.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.46% +28.67%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £46.67 £45.00
% change year-on-year -25.01% +3.71% +9.76%

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 3,942 8,509 9,559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.75% 21.07% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,751 6,033 7,131
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £368 £363
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
England median daily rate £500 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +9.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 48 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -20.00% +12.50%
Median hourly rate £37.50 £43.71 £42.50
% change year-on-year -14.20% +2.84% +0.59%

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 1 June 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 -13 174 £525 - 33
South London -3 78 £500 -4.76% 5
West London +4 38 £545 +12.37% 17
East London -7 24 £498 -5.24% 17
North London +15 1 £450 -16.28% 2
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 1 June 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).

1 690 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
2 467 (40.26%) DevOps
3 435 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 413 (35.60%) Java
5 390 (33.62%) JavaScript
6 332 (28.62%) Python
7 324 (27.93%) SQL
8 308 (26.55%) Continuous Integration
9 284 (24.48%) CSS
10 276 (23.79%) Azure
11 267 (23.02%) HTML
12 261 (22.50%) Docker
13 252 (21.72%) TDD
14 239 (20.60%) Linux
15 238 (20.52%) JIRA
16 232 (20.00%) Scrum
17 230 (19.83%) AWS
18 226 (19.48%) Test Automation
19 216 (18.62%) Kubernetes
20 199 (17.16%) Finance
21 186 (16.03%) Web Services
22 184 (15.86%) C#
23 182 (15.69%) RESTful
24 180 (15.52%) Microservices
25 177 (15.26%) .NET
26 175 (15.09%) Security Cleared
27 171 (14.74%) React
28 167 (14.40%) AngularJS
29 161 (13.88%) GitHub
30 156 (13.45%) SQL Server

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
1 110 (9.48%) Confluence
2 65 (5.60%) Elasticsearch
3 57 (4.91%) Apache
4 52 (4.48%) Apache Spark
5 44 (3.79%) Tomcat
6 42 (3.62%) WebLogic
7 33 (2.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 24 (2.07%) nginx
9 23 (1.98%) SAS
10 17 (1.47%) CMS
11 15 (1.29%) WebSphere
12 13 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
13 11 (0.95%) JBoss
14 8 (0.69%) Apache Airflow
14 8 (0.69%) Drupal
14 8 (0.69%) Jupyter
15 6 (0.52%) Apache Pig
15 6 (0.52%) Red Hat Fuse
15 6 (0.52%) WordPress
16 5 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.52%) Zeplin
4 3 (0.26%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.086%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.086%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 11 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
1 11 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.52%) Magento
3 5 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.17%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.17%) Shopify
6 1 (0.086%) Actimize
6 1 (0.086%) FINCAD Analytics
6 1 (0.086%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.086%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 276 (23.79%) Azure
2 230 (19.83%) AWS
3 161 (13.88%) GitHub
4 65 (5.60%) PaaS
5 58 (5.00%) Serverless
6 51 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
7 46 (3.97%) GCP
8 42 (3.62%) Power Platform
9 39 (3.36%) AWS CloudFormation
10 35 (3.02%) AWS Lambda
10 35 (3.02%) SaaS
11 33 (2.84%) Amazon S3
12 30 (2.59%) Amazon EKS
12 30 (2.59%) Slack
13 28 (2.41%) IaaS
14 22 (1.90%) npm
15 21 (1.81%) Azure Data Factory
15 21 (1.81%) OpenShift
16 19 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
17 16 (1.38%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 54 (4.66%) HTTP
2 28 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 27 (2.33%) DNS
4 18 (1.55%) SSL
5 13 (1.12%) IPv4
6 12 (1.03%) BGP
6 12 (1.03%) HSRP
6 12 (1.03%) MPLS
6 12 (1.03%) Network Security
6 12 (1.03%) RSVP
6 12 (1.03%) SNMP
6 12 (1.03%) VPLS
6 12 (1.03%) VRRP
7 10 (0.86%) BIG-IP
7 10 (0.86%) Broadband
8 7 (0.60%) DHCP
8 7 (0.60%) Firewall
9 6 (0.52%) Internet
10 5 (0.43%) FTP
11 4 (0.34%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 94 (8.10%) PostgreSQL
3 83 (7.16%) MySQL
4 82 (7.07%) NoSQL
5 65 (5.60%) Big Data
6 59 (5.09%) Relational Database
7 51 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
8 46 (3.97%) Redis
9 45 (3.88%) Hadoop
10 43 (3.71%) MongoDB
11 41 (3.53%) Power BI
12 35 (3.02%) RDBMS
13 29 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 28 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
15 27 (2.33%) Data Lake
16 19 (1.64%) Apache Hive
16 19 (1.64%) Cosmos DB
17 18 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 18 (1.55%) Oracle Database
18 17 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 435 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 238 (20.52%) JIRA
3 108 (9.31%) Maven
4 102 (8.79%) Subversion
5 93 (8.02%) JUnit
6 70 (6.03%) Bitbucket
6 70 (6.03%) Gradle
7 63 (5.43%) GitLab
7 63 (5.43%) TeamCity
8 54 (4.66%) Visual Studio Team System
9 50 (4.31%) git-flow
10 48 (4.14%) Visual Studio
11 45 (3.88%) Cucumber
12 43 (3.71%) Sonatype Nexus
13 41 (3.53%) Selenium
14 39 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
15 37 (3.19%) gulp
16 36 (3.10%) Artifactory
17 34 (2.93%) Mockito
18 32 (2.76%) SonarQube
General
1 199 (17.16%) Finance
2 127 (10.95%) Banking
3 90 (7.76%) Public Sector
4 50 (4.31%) Investment Banking
5 48 (4.14%) Front Office
6 33 (2.84%) Retail
7 20 (1.72%) Marketing
8 18 (1.55%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.03%) Back Office
9 12 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.86%) Telecoms
11 8 (0.69%) Electronics
11 8 (0.69%) Games
11 8 (0.69%) Legal
12 5 (0.43%) Law
13 4 (0.34%) Automotive
13 4 (0.34%) Police
13 4 (0.34%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.26%) Advertising
15 2 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 706 (60.86%) Developer
2 136 (11.72%) Java Developer
3 110 (9.48%) DevOps Engineer
4 79 (6.81%) React Developer
5 72 (6.21%) Senior Developer
6 70 (6.03%) C# Developer
7 67 (5.78%) Python Developer
8 63 (5.43%) Data Engineer
9 57 (4.91%) Full Stack Developer
10 55 (4.74%) Angular Developer
11 53 (4.57%) .NET Developer
12 45 (3.88%) Android Developer
13 44 (3.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 40 (3.45%) Software Engineer
14 40 (3.45%) UI Developer
15 39 (3.36%) Azure Engineer
15 39 (3.36%) Cloud Engineer
16 38 (3.28%) AWS Engineer
17 34 (2.93%) Azure Developer
17 34 (2.93%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (24.48%) CSS
2 267 (23.02%) HTML
3 186 (16.03%) Web Services
4 182 (15.69%) RESTful
5 177 (15.26%) .NET
6 171 (14.74%) React
7 167 (14.40%) AngularJS
8 148 (12.76%) Spring
9 146 (12.59%) REST
10 139 (11.98%) Node.js
11 116 (10.00%) HTML5
12 111 (9.57%) JSON
13 87 (7.50%) Spring Boot
14 84 (7.24%) Sass
15 79 (6.81%) XML
16 70 (6.03%) Redux
16 70 (6.03%) SOAP
17 65 (5.60%) CSS3
18 63 (5.43%) Kafka
19 54 (4.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 138 (11.90%) User Experience
2 75 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 50 (4.31%) Fixed Income
5 44 (3.79%) Cloud Native
6 40 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
7 36 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (2.67%) Data Structures
9 29 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 27 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
11 22 (1.90%) Virtual Team
12 20 (1.72%) Management Information System
13 17 (1.47%) Data Centre
13 17 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
14 16 (1.38%) Derivative
15 15 (1.29%) Algorithms
16 14 (1.21%) Hedge funds
17 12 (1.03%) Market Risk
17 12 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
18 11 (0.95%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 239 (20.60%) Linux
2 82 (7.07%) Windows
3 80 (6.90%) Android
4 76 (6.55%) Unix
5 37 (3.19%) Apple iOS
6 35 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (2.59%) CentOS
8 13 (1.12%) Mac OS
9 9 (0.78%) CoreOS
10 8 (0.69%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.43%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.34%) SUSE
13 3 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.17%) VMS
14 2 (0.17%) Windows Server
15 1 (0.086%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.086%) Solaris
15 1 (0.086%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 690 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
2 467 (40.26%) DevOps
3 308 (26.55%) Continuous Integration
4 252 (21.72%) TDD
5 232 (20.00%) Scrum
6 226 (19.48%) Test Automation
7 180 (15.52%) Microservices
8 114 (9.83%) Open Source
9 107 (9.22%) Unit Testing
10 102 (8.79%) Software Engineering
11 101 (8.71%) SDLC
12 99 (8.53%) Front End Development
13 93 (8.02%) BDD
14 89 (7.67%) Analytics
15 84 (7.24%) Continuous Delivery
16 83 (7.16%) Kanban
17 81 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
18 77 (6.64%) Infrastructure as Code
19 72 (6.21%) Configuration Management
20 66 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 413 (35.60%) Java
2 390 (33.62%) JavaScript
3 332 (28.62%) Python
4 324 (27.93%) SQL
5 184 (15.86%) C#
6 112 (9.66%) TypeScript
7 96 (8.28%) Bash Shell
8 71 (6.12%) Ruby
9 58 (5.00%) Java 8
9 58 (5.00%) PowerShell
10 55 (4.74%) Kotlin
11 50 (4.31%) PL/SQL
12 48 (4.14%) ES6
13 46 (3.97%) Shell Script
14 44 (3.79%) PHP
14 44 (3.79%) Scala
15 42 (3.62%) T-SQL
16 33 (2.84%) Go
16 33 (2.84%) Perl
17 30 (2.59%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 175 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 138 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 73 (6.29%) Degree
4 35 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.95%) BC Cleared
7 9 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (0.78%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.78%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.69%) CCIE
8 8 (0.69%) CCIE Service Provider
8 8 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (0.43%) SANS
11 4 (0.34%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.34%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.26%) ISEB
13 2 (0.17%) OCP
13 2 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.86%) QA
2 19 (1.64%) WCAG
3 7 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.43%) NIST
5 4 (0.34%) SLA
6 3 (0.26%) GDPR
7 2 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.086%) FedRAMP
8 1 (0.086%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.086%) HL7
8 1 (0.086%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.086%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.086%) PMO
System Software
1 261 (22.50%) Docker
2 10 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.78%) vSphere
4 7 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.43%) HDFS
6 5 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.086%) GridGain
9 1 (0.086%) iptables
9 1 (0.086%) KVM
9 1 (0.086%) LXC
9 1 (0.086%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 216 (18.62%) Kubernetes
2 151 (13.02%) Ansible
3 146 (12.59%) Terraform
4 66 (5.69%) Puppet
5 51 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
6 36 (3.10%) Packer
7 19 (1.64%) Istio
7 19 (1.64%) Prometheus
8 14 (1.21%) Consul
8 14 (1.21%) Grafana
9 13 (1.12%) Salt
10 12 (1.03%) Kibana
11 7 (0.60%) logstash
12 6 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
13 5 (0.43%) CFEngine
13 5 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
13 5 (0.43%) Oozie
13 5 (0.43%) Rancher
14 3 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 3 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 145 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 103 (8.88%) Oracle
3 38 (3.28%) Google
4 33 (2.84%) SAP
4 33 (2.84%) Splunk
5 31 (2.67%) Tableau
6 29 (2.50%) Databricks
7 24 (2.07%) Atlassian
7 24 (2.07%) Red Hat
8 21 (1.81%) Hortonworks
9 19 (1.64%) AppDynamics
9 19 (1.64%) Cloudera
9 19 (1.64%) DevExpress
10 16 (1.38%) Adobe
11 15 (1.29%) RedGate
12 14 (1.21%) hybris
13 13 (1.12%) IBM
14 12 (1.03%) StreamSets
15 11 (0.95%) Cisco
15 11 (0.95%) Nokia