Period
to 21 April 2021

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 21 April 2021 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
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 38 34 26
Rank change year-on-year -4 -8 +2
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 1,304 1,378 2,864
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 5.89% 5.93% 6.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.80% 29.51% 31.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 990 2,040
10th Percentile £400 £382 £388
25th Percentile £458 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £526 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +0.24% - +2.44%
75th Percentile £625 £625 £613
90th Percentile £679 £675 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 8
10th Percentile £42.83 £44.43 £39.93
25th Percentile £51.94 £44.86 £50.31
Median hourly rate £63.68 £55.75 £52.50
Median % change year-on-year +14.22% +6.19% +8.81%
75th Percentile £68.36 £78.75 £54.44
90th Percentile " " £56.50
England median hourly rate £55.75 £47.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +17.37% -5.00% +11.11%

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 4,101 4,669 9,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.52% 20.09% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,896 3,405 6,664
10th Percentile £363 £375 £367
25th Percentile £431 £438 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £524 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year -0.14% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £615 £613 £600
90th Percentile £686 £688 £675
England median daily rate £490 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -2.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 38 37
10th Percentile £37.05 £39.24 £21.85
25th Percentile £52.75 £44.75 £31.50
Median hourly rate £65.00 £54.50 £36.67
Median % change year-on-year +19.27% +48.62% -18.51%
75th Percentile £68.00 £68.51 £52.50
90th Percentile £68.36 £78.75 £54.85
England median hourly rate £47.47 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -0.06% +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 21 April 2021.

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 21 April 2021.

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 21 April 2021. 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 +17 173 £513 -2.38% 141
West London +11 27 £550 +4.76% 59
South London -11 17 £525 +2.44% 9
East London +6 9 £480 -6.11% 45
North London +8 1 £488 +8.33% 10
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2021, 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).

1 673 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 496 (38.04%) DevOps
3 489 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 485 (37.19%) Java
5 414 (31.75%) Python
6 395 (30.29%) Azure
7 378 (28.99%) JavaScript
8 339 (26.00%) TDD
9 325 (24.92%) Docker
10 316 (24.23%) AWS
11 305 (23.39%) Microservices
12 303 (23.24%) SQL
13 289 (22.16%) Finance
14 280 (21.47%) JIRA
15 269 (20.63%) Scrum
16 256 (19.63%) Test Automation
17 250 (19.17%) CSS
18 249 (19.10%) HTML
18 249 (19.10%) Linux
19 248 (19.02%) Node.js
20 231 (17.71%) Kubernetes
21 223 (17.10%) Banking
22 208 (15.95%) REST
23 201 (15.41%) BDD
24 194 (14.88%) Ansible
25 192 (14.72%) Spring
26 187 (14.34%) Software Engineering
26 187 (14.34%) Continuous Integration
26 187 (14.34%) React
27 186 (14.26%) AngularJS

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
1 105 (8.05%) Confluence
2 53 (4.06%) Apache Spark
3 47 (3.60%) Apache
4 45 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
5 44 (3.37%) Cloud Foundry
6 34 (2.61%) JBoss
7 33 (2.53%) Tomcat
8 27 (2.07%) nginx
9 24 (1.84%) WebSphere
10 20 (1.53%) CMS
10 20 (1.53%) IIS
10 20 (1.53%) Red Hat Fuse
11 16 (1.23%) Apache Airflow
12 14 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 13 (1.00%) Camunda
13 13 (1.00%) Jetty
13 13 (1.00%) Mule
14 12 (0.92%) WebLogic
14 12 (0.92%) WordPress
15 11 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.31%) Sketch
3 3 (0.23%) InVision
4 2 (0.15%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.077%) Figma
5 1 (0.077%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.077%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.077%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.077%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 10 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.46%) Shopify
3 5 (0.38%) ION MarketView
3 5 (0.38%) Magento
3 5 (0.38%) Sentinel
4 4 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.077%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.077%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.077%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.077%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.077%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.077%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 395 (30.29%) Azure
2 316 (24.23%) AWS
3 152 (11.66%) GitHub
4 106 (8.13%) GCP
5 96 (7.36%) Serverless
6 59 (4.52%) PaaS
7 55 (4.22%) IaaS
8 50 (3.83%) AWS Lambda
9 44 (3.37%) Azure Functions
10 43 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
11 42 (3.22%) OpenShift
12 36 (2.76%) npm
13 31 (2.38%) Amazon S3
14 29 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
15 27 (2.07%) Power Platform
16 26 (1.99%) Amazon EKS
17 25 (1.92%) SaaS
18 21 (1.61%) Azure Logic Apps
19 20 (1.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 19 (1.46%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.45%) HTTP
2 18 (1.38%) SSL
3 16 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.84%) DNS
4 11 (0.84%) Firewall
4 11 (0.84%) Internet
4 11 (0.84%) Multicast
5 10 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (0.69%) Broadband
7 8 (0.61%) DECT
7 8 (0.61%) IPv4
7 8 (0.61%) VPN
8 7 (0.54%) UPnP
9 6 (0.46%) FTP
9 6 (0.46%) IPv6
9 6 (0.46%) Network Security
9 6 (0.46%) PPP
10 5 (0.38%) LAN
10 5 (0.38%) WAN
11 4 (0.31%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (7.67%) NoSQL
2 99 (7.59%) SQL Server
3 94 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
4 79 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 59 (4.52%) MySQL
6 54 (4.14%) Relational Database
7 48 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 42 (3.22%) BigQuery
9 35 (2.68%) Hadoop
9 35 (2.68%) Redis
10 33 (2.53%) Big Data
11 32 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (2.38%) Tableau
13 29 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
14 23 (1.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 23 (1.76%) Data Lake
15 22 (1.69%) Apache Hive
15 22 (1.69%) Oracle Database
16 20 (1.53%) Tableau Desktop
16 20 (1.53%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 489 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 280 (21.47%) JIRA
3 183 (14.03%) Maven
4 95 (7.29%) Bitbucket
5 75 (5.75%) JUnit
6 74 (5.67%) Cucumber
6 74 (5.67%) Subversion
7 71 (5.44%) TeamCity
8 70 (5.37%) GitLab
9 61 (4.68%) Gradle
10 59 (4.52%) gulp
10 59 (4.52%) Visual Studio
11 58 (4.45%) webpack
12 52 (3.99%) Visual Studio Team System
13 48 (3.68%) Artifactory
14 47 (3.60%) Selenium
15 43 (3.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 39 (2.99%) SonarQube
16 39 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
17 37 (2.84%) CircleCI
General
1 289 (22.16%) Finance
2 223 (17.10%) Banking
3 99 (7.59%) Investment Banking
4 97 (7.44%) Front Office
5 64 (4.91%) Marketing
6 42 (3.22%) Public Sector
7 37 (2.84%) Retail
8 24 (1.84%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.30%) Back Office
11 12 (0.92%) Billing
12 11 (0.84%) Retail Banking
13 10 (0.77%) Electronics
14 9 (0.69%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.69%) Games
15 8 (0.61%) Legal
16 6 (0.46%) Prime Brokerage
16 6 (0.46%) Private Banking
16 6 (0.46%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
17 5 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 715 (54.83%) Developer
2 178 (13.65%) Java Developer
3 141 (10.81%) Senior Developer
4 128 (9.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 86 (6.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 66 (5.06%) React Developer
7 65 (4.98%) Full Stack Developer
8 63 (4.83%) Data Engineer
9 62 (4.75%) C# Developer
10 57 (4.37%) Senior Java Developer
11 46 (3.53%) Software Engineer
12 45 (3.45%) Architect
13 43 (3.30%) .NET Developer
14 42 (3.22%) Cloud Engineer
15 41 (3.14%) AWS Engineer
16 39 (2.99%) Node.js Developer
17 36 (2.76%) Backend Developer
18 32 (2.45%) Analyst
18 32 (2.45%) JavaScript Developer
19 31 (2.38%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (19.17%) CSS
2 249 (19.10%) HTML
3 248 (19.02%) Node.js
4 208 (15.95%) REST
5 192 (14.72%) Spring
6 187 (14.34%) React
7 186 (14.26%) AngularJS
8 171 (13.11%) .NET
9 164 (12.58%) RESTful
10 149 (11.43%) Web Services
11 126 (9.66%) Spring Boot
12 118 (9.05%) HTML5
13 115 (8.82%) Kafka
14 110 (8.44%) JSON
15 98 (7.52%) Redux
16 92 (7.06%) CSS3
17 87 (6.67%) XML
18 84 (6.44%) Sass
19 68 (5.21%) Vue.js
20 63 (4.83%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 95 (7.29%) User Experience
2 79 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (5.14%) Fixed Income
4 58 (4.45%) Cloud Native
5 54 (4.14%) Mobile App
6 46 (3.53%) Derivative
7 44 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
8 34 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
9 29 (2.22%) Algorithms
9 29 (2.22%) Management Information System
10 26 (1.99%) Public Cloud
11 24 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (1.84%) Equities
12 21 (1.61%) Data Structures
13 20 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 20 (1.53%) SWIFT
14 16 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
15 13 (1.00%) iPad
15 13 (1.00%) Virtual Team
16 12 (0.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 249 (19.10%) Linux
2 130 (9.97%) Unix
3 91 (6.98%) Windows
4 64 (4.91%) Android
5 49 (3.76%) Apple iOS
6 22 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (1.23%) Mac OS X
8 14 (1.07%) CentOS
9 13 (1.00%) Windows Server
10 10 (0.77%) OpenWrt
11 8 (0.61%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.38%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.31%) AIX
13 4 (0.31%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.31%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.15%) VMS
14 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2016
15 1 (0.077%) Alpine Linux
15 1 (0.077%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.077%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 673 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 496 (38.04%) DevOps
3 339 (26.00%) TDD
4 305 (23.39%) Microservices
5 269 (20.63%) Scrum
6 256 (19.63%) Test Automation
7 201 (15.41%) BDD
8 187 (14.34%) Continuous Integration
8 187 (14.34%) Software Engineering
9 134 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
10 123 (9.43%) SDLC
11 114 (8.74%) Front End Development
12 113 (8.67%) Analytics
12 113 (8.67%) Unit Testing
13 99 (7.59%) Kanban
14 84 (6.44%) MVC
15 82 (6.29%) Infrastructure as Code
15 82 (6.29%) OO
16 81 (6.21%) API Development
16 81 (6.21%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 485 (37.19%) Java
2 414 (31.75%) Python
3 378 (28.99%) JavaScript
4 303 (23.24%) SQL
5 164 (12.58%) C#
6 112 (8.59%) TypeScript
7 96 (7.36%) Java 8
8 83 (6.37%) PowerShell
9 70 (5.37%) Bash Shell
9 70 (5.37%) ES6
10 65 (4.98%) Scala
11 59 (4.52%) PHP
12 58 (4.45%) Kotlin
13 55 (4.22%) Ruby
14 54 (4.14%) Shell Script
15 40 (3.07%) C++
15 40 (3.07%) Go
16 32 (2.45%) PL/SQL
17 28 (2.15%) Groovy
18 27 (2.07%) C
Qualifications
1 112 (8.59%) Security Cleared
2 96 (7.36%) SC Cleared
3 74 (5.67%) Degree
4 33 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (0.77%) AWS Certification
6 9 (0.69%) Master's Degree
6 9 (0.69%) PhD
7 8 (0.61%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.46%) SAFe Agilist
9 4 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.23%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.23%) ISEB
11 2 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.15%) CCIE
11 2 (0.15%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.15%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.077%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (6.37%) QA
2 9 (0.69%) GDPR
3 8 (0.61%) JTAG
3 8 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.38%) WCAG
5 3 (0.23%) MiFID
5 3 (0.23%) SLA
6 2 (0.15%) ISO 15022
6 2 (0.15%) ISO 20022
6 2 (0.15%) PMO
7 1 (0.077%) NIST
System Software
1 325 (24.92%) Docker
2 25 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.84%) HDFS
5 9 (0.69%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.38%) vSphere
8 2 (0.15%) KVM
8 2 (0.15%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.077%) Ceph
9 1 (0.077%) Firmware
9 1 (0.077%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.077%) IAG
9 1 (0.077%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.077%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.077%) Varnish
9 1 (0.077%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.077%) XenApp
9 1 (0.077%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 231 (17.71%) Kubernetes
2 194 (14.88%) Ansible
3 174 (13.34%) Terraform
4 67 (5.14%) Puppet
5 57 (4.37%) Opscode Chef
6 43 (3.30%) Prometheus
7 38 (2.91%) Grafana
8 16 (1.23%) Istio
8 16 (1.23%) Kibana
9 13 (1.00%) Argo
10 12 (0.92%) Consul
11 10 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
11 10 (0.77%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 9 (0.69%) Packer
13 7 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
13 7 (0.54%) logstash
13 7 (0.54%) Salt
14 6 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
14 6 (0.46%) Nagios
15 5 (0.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 104 (7.98%) Oracle
2 78 (5.98%) Google
3 73 (5.60%) Microsoft
4 57 (4.37%) Atlassian
4 57 (4.37%) Splunk
5 35 (2.68%) Databricks
6 26 (1.99%) IBM
6 26 (1.99%) VMware
7 25 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (1.84%) AppDynamics
9 23 (1.76%) MuleSoft
9 23 (1.76%) Red Hat
10 20 (1.53%) Adobe
11 16 (1.23%) Informatica
11 16 (1.23%) SAP
12 15 (1.15%) CA
12 15 (1.15%) New Relic
12 15 (1.15%) TIBCO
13 14 (1.07%) Apple
13 14 (1.07%) CA Agile Central