Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 28 35
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7 +10
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 3,342 2,869 2,516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.25% 6.37% 5.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.28% 32.10% 31.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,383 2,184 1,790
London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £375 £356 £320
90th Percentile £638 £625 £595
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -25.93% +26.00%
10th Percentile £20.70 £31.25 £34.23
90th Percentile £67.12 £41.38 £55.68
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +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 10,354 8,939 7,976
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 22.46% 19.85% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,639 6,704 5,796
London median daily rate £510 £493 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.55% +9.44% +3.45%
10th Percentile £363 £349 £313
90th Percentile £650 £625 £605
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 11
London median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +43.99%
10th Percentile £16.40 £20.56 £10.00
90th Percentile £67.12 £47.57 £57.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +1 593 £500 +5.15% 225
South London +2 254 £547 +15.12% 32
West London 0 143 £500 -0.99% 147
East London +23 85 £563 +9.76% 46
North London +2 8 £463 +15.63% 9
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 1,963 (58.74%) Agile Software Development
2 1,407 (42.10%) Java
3 1,317 (39.41%) JavaScript
4 1,286 (38.48%) Jenkins
5 1,074 (32.14%) TDD
6 1,000 (29.92%) DevOps
7 919 (27.50%) Docker
8 917 (27.44%) HTML
9 904 (27.05%) CSS
10 888 (26.57%) Amazon AWS
11 858 (25.67%) Linux
12 841 (25.16%) Continuous Integration
13 798 (23.88%) Python
14 727 (21.75%) Test Automation
15 710 (21.24%) Scrum
16 685 (20.50%) REST
17 677 (20.26%) JIRA
18 667 (19.96%) Microservices
19 638 (19.09%) SQL
20 609 (18.22%) AngularJS
21 591 (17.68%) Maven
22 586 (17.53%) BDD
23 584 (17.47%) Node.js
24 563 (16.85%) Finance
25 490 (14.66%) Microsoft Azure
26 488 (14.60%) Spring
27 486 (14.54%) HTML5
28 482 (14.42%) Kubernetes
29 481 (14.39%) Ansible
30 477 (14.27%) React

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
1 355 (10.62%) Confluence
2 241 (7.21%) Elasticsearch
3 200 (5.98%) Apache
4 135 (4.04%) Apache Spark
5 97 (2.90%) CMS
6 89 (2.66%) Tomcat
7 87 (2.60%) nginx
8 81 (2.42%) WebSphere
9 65 (1.94%) Cloud Foundry
10 62 (1.86%) WildFly
11 50 (1.50%) IIS
12 37 (1.11%) Drupal
13 35 (1.05%) Mule
14 34 (1.02%) WordPress
15 33 (0.99%) JBoss
15 33 (0.99%) OpenStack
16 32 (0.96%) Umbraco
17 30 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 29 (0.87%) Jetty
19 26 (0.78%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 49 (1.47%) Photoshop
2 15 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 14 (0.42%) Fireworks
4 10 (0.30%) InVision
5 5 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.15%) GIMP
5 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.12%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.030%) HipChat
8 1 (0.030%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.27%) Magento
3 7 (0.21%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.12%) Fredhopper
4 4 (0.12%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.12%) SAP R/3
5 3 (0.090%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.090%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.090%) Shopify
6 2 (0.060%) Distributed Ledger
6 2 (0.060%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.060%) Global One
6 2 (0.060%) Kondor
6 2 (0.060%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.060%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.060%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.060%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.060%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.060%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.030%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 888 (26.57%) Amazon AWS
2 490 (14.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 289 (8.65%) GitHub
4 144 (4.31%) npm
5 140 (4.19%) Amazon EC2
6 124 (3.71%) Serverless
7 109 (3.26%) AWS Lambda
8 107 (3.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 103 (3.08%) PaaS
10 95 (2.84%) Amazon S3
11 92 (2.75%) Heroku
12 60 (1.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 59 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
14 49 (1.47%) IaaS
15 44 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
15 44 (1.32%) OpenShift
16 43 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
16 43 (1.29%) SaaS
17 42 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 39 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 260 (7.78%) HTTP
2 104 (3.11%) DNS
3 100 (2.99%) TCP/IP
4 96 (2.87%) SSL
5 76 (2.27%) Firewall
6 52 (1.56%) AMQP
7 51 (1.53%) FTP
8 42 (1.26%) Internet
9 27 (0.81%) SSH
10 19 (0.57%) SMTP
11 18 (0.54%) VPN
12 17 (0.51%) BIG-IP
13 15 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
14 14 (0.42%) HTTPS
14 14 (0.42%) Kerberos
14 14 (0.42%) OpenLDAP
14 14 (0.42%) OpenVPN
15 13 (0.39%) DHCP
16 12 (0.36%) LAN
17 11 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (11.88%) Relational Database
2 367 (10.98%) PostgreSQL
3 341 (10.20%) NoSQL
4 309 (9.25%) SQL Server
5 301 (9.01%) MySQL
6 270 (8.08%) MongoDB
7 158 (4.73%) RDBMS
8 157 (4.70%) Big Data
9 140 (4.19%) Hadoop
10 104 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 99 (2.96%) Redis
12 64 (1.92%) HBase
13 58 (1.74%) Apache Hive
14 56 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
15 50 (1.50%) Couchbase
16 49 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
17 38 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 36 (1.08%) Oracle Database
19 35 (1.05%) Data Lake
20 32 (0.96%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1,286 (38.48%) Jenkins
2 677 (20.26%) JIRA
3 591 (17.68%) Maven
4 334 (9.99%) Subversion
5 312 (9.34%) JUnit
6 311 (9.31%) Selenium
7 269 (8.05%) TeamCity
8 249 (7.45%) Cucumber
9 196 (5.86%) SonarQube
10 195 (5.83%) Gradle
11 186 (5.57%) Mockito
12 178 (5.33%) Sonatype Nexus
13 175 (5.24%) gulp
14 166 (4.97%) webpack
15 157 (4.70%) GitLab
16 156 (4.67%) Bitbucket
17 144 (4.31%) Artifactory
18 142 (4.25%) Visual Studio Team System
19 137 (4.10%) Vagrant
20 136 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 563 (16.85%) Finance
2 307 (9.19%) Banking
3 198 (5.92%) Retail
4 94 (2.81%) Front Office
5 85 (2.54%) Investment Banking
6 54 (1.62%) Marketing
7 42 (1.26%) Financial Institution
8 41 (1.23%) Advertising
9 39 (1.17%) Games
10 29 (0.87%) Publishing
11 23 (0.69%) Telecoms
12 21 (0.63%) Legal
13 16 (0.48%) Back Office
14 13 (0.39%) Law
14 13 (0.39%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.24%) Electronics
16 6 (0.18%) Automotive
17 5 (0.15%) German Language
17 5 (0.15%) Online Betting
17 5 (0.15%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 2,150 (64.33%) Developer
2 622 (18.61%) Java Developer
3 448 (13.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 325 (9.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 256 (7.66%) Senior Developer
6 206 (6.16%) React Developer
7 165 (4.94%) .NET Developer
8 148 (4.43%) JavaScript Developer
9 136 (4.07%) C# Developer
10 132 (3.95%) Angular Developer
11 126 (3.77%) Node.js Developer
12 124 (3.71%) Full Stack Developer
13 120 (3.59%) AWS DevOps
14 117 (3.50%) AWS Engineer
15 106 (3.17%) Python Developer
16 105 (3.14%) Senior Java Developer
17 99 (2.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 86 (2.57%) Lead Developer
19 83 (2.48%) Software Engineer
20 81 (2.42%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 917 (27.44%) HTML
2 904 (27.05%) CSS
3 685 (20.50%) REST
4 609 (18.22%) AngularJS
5 584 (17.47%) Node.js
6 488 (14.60%) Spring
7 486 (14.54%) HTML5
8 477 (14.27%) React
9 467 (13.97%) RESTful
10 412 (12.33%) .NET
11 399 (11.94%) Web Services
12 344 (10.29%) JSON
13 324 (9.69%) CSS3
14 300 (8.98%) Spring Boot
15 282 (8.44%) Sass
16 250 (7.48%) jQuery
17 216 (6.46%) Kafka
18 208 (6.22%) Redux
19 202 (6.04%) Hibernate
20 191 (5.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 319 (9.55%) User Experience
2 195 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 180 (5.39%) Computer Science
4 172 (5.15%) Linux Command Line
5 169 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
6 153 (4.58%) Fintech
7 130 (3.89%) Mobile App
8 115 (3.44%) Algorithms
9 97 (2.90%) Data Structures
10 70 (2.09%) Fixed Income
11 58 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
12 52 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
13 51 (1.53%) Public Cloud
14 45 (1.35%) iPad
15 44 (1.32%) Derivative
16 42 (1.26%) Virtual Team
17 30 (0.90%) Video on Demand
18 27 (0.81%) Equities
19 26 (0.78%) Wiki
20 24 (0.72%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 858 (25.67%) Linux
2 436 (13.05%) Unix
3 294 (8.80%) Windows
4 149 (4.46%) Apple iOS
5 117 (3.50%) Android
6 96 (2.87%) CentOS
7 74 (2.21%) Ubuntu
8 68 (2.03%) VMS
9 60 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 53 (1.59%) Windows Server
11 39 (1.17%) CoreOS
12 32 (0.96%) Mac OS X
13 19 (0.57%) Debian
14 16 (0.48%) Solaris
15 12 (0.36%) Fedora
15 12 (0.36%) Mac OS
16 11 (0.33%) SUSE
16 11 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 9 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
18 8 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,963 (58.74%) Agile Software Development
2 1,074 (32.14%) TDD
3 1,000 (29.92%) DevOps
4 841 (25.16%) Continuous Integration
5 727 (21.75%) Test Automation
6 710 (21.24%) Scrum
7 667 (19.96%) Microservices
8 586 (17.53%) BDD
9 427 (12.78%) Front End Development
9 427 (12.78%) OO
10 367 (10.98%) MVC
11 344 (10.29%) Unit Testing
12 324 (9.69%) Open Source
13 311 (9.31%) Configuration Management
14 294 (8.80%) Continuous Delivery
15 280 (8.38%) E-Commerce
16 276 (8.26%) Problem-Solving
17 257 (7.69%) Kanban
18 254 (7.60%) Software Engineering
19 240 (7.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1,407 (42.10%) Java
2 1,317 (39.41%) JavaScript
3 798 (23.88%) Python
4 638 (19.09%) SQL
5 420 (12.57%) C#
6 356 (10.65%) Java 8
7 295 (8.83%) Ruby
8 277 (8.29%) Bash Shell
9 247 (7.39%) ES6
10 209 (6.25%) TypeScript
11 207 (6.19%) Go
12 197 (5.89%) Scala
13 179 (5.36%) Perl
14 142 (4.25%) PHP
15 132 (3.95%) Groovy
16 118 (3.53%) PowerShell
17 109 (3.26%) Shell Script
18 95 (2.84%) PL/SQL
19 90 (2.69%) C++
20 83 (2.48%) C
Qualifications
1 331 (9.90%) Security Cleared
2 293 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 182 (5.45%) Degree
4 84 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 47 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 33 (0.99%) AWS Certification
7 20 (0.60%) Master's Degree
8 18 (0.54%) DV Cleared
9 12 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.30%) PhD
11 9 (0.27%) RHCE
12 8 (0.24%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
14 6 (0.18%) CCNA
14 6 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
15 5 (0.15%) MCSE
16 4 (0.12%) ISEB
17 3 (0.090%) DBS Check
18 2 (0.060%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (5.39%) QA
2 12 (0.36%) GDPR
3 11 (0.33%) WCAG
4 8 (0.24%) MiFID
4 8 (0.24%) PMO
5 7 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.21%) SLA
6 6 (0.18%) PSD2
7 2 (0.060%) WAI
System Software
1 919 (27.50%) Docker
2 74 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (1.23%) vSphere
4 39 (1.17%) HDFS
5 34 (1.02%) Active Directory
6 33 (0.99%) etcd
6 33 (0.99%) flannel
7 26 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 21 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (0.54%) SkyDNS
10 17 (0.51%) Ceph
10 17 (0.51%) GlusterFS
10 17 (0.51%) vCloud
10 17 (0.51%) VirtualBox
11 13 (0.39%) Squid
12 11 (0.33%) Hyper-V
13 9 (0.27%) Postfix
14 8 (0.24%) Apache Flume
14 8 (0.24%) KVM
14 8 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 482 (14.42%) Kubernetes
2 481 (14.39%) Ansible
3 367 (10.98%) Puppet
4 300 (8.98%) Terraform
5 201 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
6 88 (2.63%) Kibana
7 83 (2.48%) logstash
8 79 (2.36%) Mesos
9 72 (2.15%) Docker Swarm
10 64 (1.92%) Prometheus
11 63 (1.89%) Nagios
12 55 (1.65%) ZABBIX
13 54 (1.62%) Salt
14 45 (1.35%) Consul
15 43 (1.29%) Packer
16 41 (1.23%) Marathon
17 38 (1.14%) Grafana
18 36 (1.08%) HAProxy
19 34 (1.02%) Sysdig
20 33 (0.99%) rkt
Vendors
1 262 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 211 (6.31%) Oracle
3 129 (3.86%) Google
4 99 (2.96%) VMware
5 92 (2.75%) Splunk
6 91 (2.72%) Atlassian
7 85 (2.54%) Red Hat
8 66 (1.97%) New Relic
9 60 (1.80%) MuleSoft
10 58 (1.74%) AppDynamics
11 57 (1.71%) Adobe
12 48 (1.44%) Sybase
13 42 (1.26%) IBM
14 38 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
15 28 (0.84%) Sitecore
16 26 (0.78%) hybris
17 24 (0.72%) Hortonworks
17 24 (0.72%) PagerDuty
18 23 (0.69%) Apple
18 23 (0.69%) SAP