Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 2019 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
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 24 28
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 +6
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 2,023 3,318 2,962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.59% 7.14% 6.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.74% 31.52% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,450 2,399 2,278
London median daily rate £525 £508 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +1.50% +7.53%
10th Percentile £394 £375 £363
90th Percentile £700 £650 £625
England median daily rate £500 £488 £465
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.84% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 5
London median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +42.86% -25.93%
10th Percentile £35.00 £26.15 £31.25
90th Percentile £78.75 £64.72 £41.00
England median hourly rate £45.75 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +7.65% -5.56% +8.43%

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 6,580 10,527 9,423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.20% 22.64% 20.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,732 7,818 7,107
London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £363 £368 £350
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 17 29
London median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £20.37 £16.70 £22.64
90th Percentile £87.38 £61.06 £48.66
England median hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.76% - +3.66%

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 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019. 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 -12 351 £525 +5.00% 215
South London -3 121 £500 -8.57% 28
West London -15 89 £450 -10.00% 85
East London +6 70 £575 - 48
North London 0 5 £525 +16.67% 13
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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 1,221 (60.36%) Agile Software Development
2 803 (39.69%) Jenkins
3 776 (38.36%) DevOps
4 722 (35.69%) JavaScript
5 695 (34.35%) Java
6 622 (30.75%) Python
7 570 (28.18%) Linux
8 559 (27.63%) AWS
9 529 (26.15%) Scrum
10 527 (26.05%) TDD
11 513 (25.36%) Docker
12 505 (24.96%) HTML
13 475 (23.48%) CSS
14 474 (23.43%) JIRA
15 473 (23.38%) Continuous Integration
16 451 (22.29%) SQL
17 447 (22.10%) Azure
18 400 (19.77%) Microservices
19 374 (18.49%) Test Automation
20 370 (18.29%) Finance
21 331 (16.36%) REST
22 325 (16.07%) AngularJS
23 318 (15.72%) Node.js
24 312 (15.42%) Kubernetes
25 302 (14.93%) Terraform
26 300 (14.83%) BDD
27 299 (14.78%) React
28 298 (14.73%) C#
29 288 (14.24%) Maven
30 284 (14.04%) Ansible

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
1 226 (11.17%) Confluence
2 151 (7.46%) Elasticsearch
3 92 (4.55%) Apache Spark
4 85 (4.20%) Apache
5 51 (2.52%) nginx
6 46 (2.27%) Tomcat
7 38 (1.88%) CMS
8 29 (1.43%) JBoss
8 29 (1.43%) SharePoint
9 26 (1.29%) Drupal
10 25 (1.24%) Apache Solr
11 21 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 21 (1.04%) WebLogic
12 19 (0.94%) IIS
13 16 (0.79%) WebSphere
14 15 (0.74%) OpenStack
15 13 (0.64%) Jetty
16 12 (0.59%) Apache Airflow
16 12 (0.59%) ArcGIS
17 11 (0.54%) GeoServer
Applications
1 17 (0.84%) Photoshop
2 16 (0.79%) Sketch
3 15 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (0.54%) Zeplin
5 7 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.25%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.25%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.049%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.049%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 12 (0.59%) Magento
2 10 (0.49%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 9 (0.44%) FINCAD Analytics
4 6 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.20%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.15%) Shopify
8 2 (0.099%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.099%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.099%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.099%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.099%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.099%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.099%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.049%) Distributed Ledger
9 1 (0.049%) R3 Corda
9 1 (0.049%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 559 (27.63%) AWS
2 447 (22.10%) Azure
3 218 (10.78%) GitHub
4 144 (7.12%) Serverless
5 117 (5.78%) AWS Lambda
6 109 (5.39%) Amazon EC2
7 100 (4.94%) Amazon S3
7 100 (4.94%) AWS CloudFormation
8 91 (4.50%) npm
9 89 (4.40%) GCP
10 82 (4.05%) Amazon SQS
11 71 (3.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 60 (2.97%) Datadog
13 56 (2.77%) PaaS
14 55 (2.72%) Amazon ECS
15 54 (2.67%) Power Platform
16 48 (2.37%) OpenShift
17 40 (1.98%) IaaS
18 39 (1.93%) CloudFront
19 30 (1.48%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 105 (5.19%) HTTP
2 50 (2.47%) VPN
3 49 (2.42%) TCP/IP
4 38 (1.88%) DNS
5 34 (1.68%) FTP
6 28 (1.38%) SSL
7 27 (1.33%) Internet
8 21 (1.04%) Firewall
9 16 (0.79%) Kerberos
10 15 (0.74%) SSH
11 13 (0.64%) DHCP
12 7 (0.35%) Network Security
13 6 (0.30%) SMTP
14 5 (0.25%) HTTPS
14 5 (0.25%) NetScaler
15 4 (0.20%) AMQP
15 4 (0.20%) BIG-IP
15 4 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
15 4 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 179 (8.85%) MySQL
3 165 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
4 139 (6.87%) Big Data
5 130 (6.43%) NoSQL
6 112 (5.54%) Relational Database
7 99 (4.89%) MongoDB
8 87 (4.30%) Hadoop
9 79 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
10 75 (3.71%) Amazon RDS
11 53 (2.62%) Power BI
12 51 (2.52%) Redis
13 44 (2.17%) RDBMS
14 43 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 41 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 39 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
17 37 (1.83%) KDB
18 36 (1.78%) Azure SQL Database
19 34 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 32 (1.58%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 803 (39.69%) Jenkins
2 474 (23.43%) JIRA
3 288 (14.24%) Maven
4 174 (8.60%) Subversion
5 153 (7.56%) JUnit
6 141 (6.97%) TeamCity
7 131 (6.48%) Sonatype Nexus
8 129 (6.38%) Selenium
9 117 (5.78%) Bitbucket
10 116 (5.73%) Mockito
11 107 (5.29%) Gradle
12 102 (5.04%) Visual Studio Team System
13 96 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 91 (4.50%) SonarQube
14 91 (4.50%) webpack
15 89 (4.40%) Cucumber
16 88 (4.35%) gulp
17 73 (3.61%) GitLab
18 66 (3.26%) Visual Studio
19 60 (2.97%) Grunt
General
1 370 (18.29%) Finance
2 188 (9.29%) Banking
3 77 (3.81%) Marketing
3 77 (3.81%) Public Sector
4 73 (3.61%) Front Office
5 62 (3.06%) Retail
6 51 (2.52%) Investment Banking
7 47 (2.32%) Games
8 18 (0.89%) Telecoms
9 17 (0.84%) Electronics
10 16 (0.79%) Manufacturing
10 16 (0.79%) Publishing
11 15 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (0.69%) Advertising
13 11 (0.54%) Law
14 8 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.30%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.25%) Automotive
16 5 (0.25%) Legal
16 5 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,139 (56.30%) Developer
2 310 (15.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 218 (10.78%) Java Developer
4 185 (9.14%) Senior Developer
5 160 (7.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 138 (6.82%) React Developer
7 116 (5.73%) AWS Engineer
8 104 (5.14%) JavaScript Developer
9 92 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
10 86 (4.25%) Architect
11 85 (4.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 85 (4.20%) Python Developer
12 83 (4.10%) C# Developer
13 82 (4.05%) .NET Developer
14 81 (4.00%) Angular Developer
15 80 (3.95%) Cloud Engineer
16 73 (3.61%) Full Stack Developer
17 68 (3.36%) Data Engineer
18 67 (3.31%) Backend Developer
19 55 (2.72%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 505 (24.96%) HTML
2 475 (23.48%) CSS
3 331 (16.36%) REST
4 325 (16.07%) AngularJS
5 318 (15.72%) Node.js
6 299 (14.78%) React
7 274 (13.54%) Web Services
8 263 (13.00%) Spring
9 243 (12.01%) RESTful
10 241 (11.91%) .NET
11 237 (11.72%) HTML5
12 217 (10.73%) JSON
13 178 (8.80%) Redux
14 173 (8.55%) Kafka
15 170 (8.40%) Spring Boot
16 156 (7.71%) CSS3
17 145 (7.17%) Sass
18 112 (5.54%) SOAP
19 101 (4.99%) XML
20 94 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 194 (9.59%) User Experience
2 141 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
3 128 (6.33%) Mobile App
4 62 (3.06%) Greenfield Project
5 57 (2.82%) Linux Command Line
6 50 (2.47%) Data Centre
7 49 (2.42%) Public Cloud
8 45 (2.22%) Cloud Native
9 43 (2.13%) Algorithms
10 39 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
10 39 (1.93%) Hedge funds
10 39 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
11 35 (1.73%) Data Structures
12 29 (1.43%) Derivative
13 24 (1.19%) Virtual Team
14 22 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 17 (0.84%) STB
16 15 (0.74%) NHS
17 14 (0.69%) N-Tier
18 13 (0.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 570 (28.18%) Linux
2 161 (7.96%) Unix
3 152 (7.51%) Windows
4 124 (6.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 84 (4.15%) Android
6 82 (4.05%) Apple iOS
7 72 (3.56%) Windows Server
8 55 (2.72%) Ubuntu
9 44 (2.17%) CentOS
10 33 (1.63%) Mac OS X
11 21 (1.04%) Debian
12 12 (0.59%) VMS
13 8 (0.40%) CoreOS
14 7 (0.35%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
17 4 (0.20%) Mac OS X Server
18 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
19 2 (0.099%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,221 (60.36%) Agile Software Development
2 776 (38.36%) DevOps
3 529 (26.15%) Scrum
4 527 (26.05%) TDD
5 473 (23.38%) Continuous Integration
6 400 (19.77%) Microservices
7 374 (18.49%) Test Automation
8 300 (14.83%) BDD
9 257 (12.70%) Front End Development
10 244 (12.06%) Kanban
11 185 (9.14%) Open Source
12 173 (8.55%) Problem-Solving
13 166 (8.21%) Unit Testing
14 153 (7.56%) Configuration Management
15 145 (7.17%) MVC
16 144 (7.12%) Analytics
16 144 (7.12%) Migration
17 138 (6.82%) SDLC
18 135 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
19 134 (6.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 722 (35.69%) JavaScript
2 695 (34.35%) Java
3 622 (30.75%) Python
4 451 (22.29%) SQL
5 298 (14.73%) C#
6 221 (10.92%) Bash Shell
7 160 (7.91%) TypeScript
8 156 (7.71%) Ruby
9 151 (7.46%) Java 8
10 128 (6.33%) PowerShell
11 108 (5.34%) Shell Script
12 102 (5.04%) ES6
13 101 (4.99%) C++
14 97 (4.79%) Perl
14 97 (4.79%) Scala
15 75 (3.71%) PHP
16 68 (3.36%) T-SQL
17 61 (3.02%) Go
18 56 (2.77%) Groovy
19 41 (2.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 263 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 203 (10.03%) SC Cleared
3 132 (6.52%) Degree
4 34 (1.68%) DV Cleared
5 30 (1.48%) AWS Certification
6 26 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
7 18 (0.89%) Master's Degree
8 17 (0.84%) RHCE
9 10 (0.49%) DBS Check
10 9 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
12 6 (0.30%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.25%) CCNP
14 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.099%) CCNA
15 2 (0.099%) GCUX
15 2 (0.099%) GIAC
15 2 (0.099%) OCPJP
15 2 (0.099%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (5.39%) QA
2 27 (1.33%) WCAG
3 8 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.25%) GDPR
5 5 (0.25%) MiFID
6 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.15%) PSD2
7 2 (0.099%) SLA
8 1 (0.049%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.049%) EMIR
8 1 (0.049%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.049%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 513 (25.36%) Docker
2 61 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (2.47%) Active Directory
4 31 (1.53%) vSphere
5 26 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (0.89%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.44%) HDFS
8 8 (0.40%) KVM
8 8 (0.40%) Postfix
9 6 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 6 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.25%) Varnish
10 5 (0.25%) Xen
11 4 (0.20%) GridGain
11 4 (0.20%) pfSense
11 4 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.15%) Firmware
12 3 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.15%) NFS
12 3 (0.15%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 312 (15.42%) Kubernetes
2 302 (14.93%) Terraform
3 284 (14.04%) Ansible
4 156 (7.71%) Opscode Chef
5 154 (7.61%) Puppet
6 66 (3.26%) Packer
7 52 (2.57%) Consul
8 43 (2.13%) Kibana
9 28 (1.38%) Grafana
9 28 (1.38%) Salt
10 27 (1.33%) logstash
11 22 (1.09%) Prometheus
12 20 (0.99%) ZABBIX
13 18 (0.89%) Nagios
14 16 (0.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 16 (0.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
15 15 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
15 15 (0.74%) Suricata
16 12 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
17 9 (0.44%) Graphite
Vendors
1 210 (10.38%) Microsoft
2 162 (8.01%) Oracle
3 105 (5.19%) Red Hat
4 81 (4.00%) Atlassian
5 78 (3.86%) Google
6 69 (3.41%) VMware
7 61 (3.02%) Splunk
8 49 (2.42%) Tableau
9 48 (2.37%) SAP
10 34 (1.68%) ServiceNow
11 32 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
12 30 (1.48%) IBM
13 29 (1.43%) MuleSoft
14 26 (1.29%) MicroStrategy
15 23 (1.14%) Cognos
16 22 (1.09%) Cisco
17 21 (1.04%) Citrix
18 20 (0.99%) Databricks
18 20 (0.99%) Perforce
19 16 (0.79%) SaltStack