Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 26 29
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3 +5
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 1,578 3,116 2,965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.57% 7.13% 6.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.41% 31.50% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,107 2,242 2,324
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £383 £381 £363
90th Percentile £680 £675 £625
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 6
London median hourly rate £48.85 £35.00 £55.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.57% -37.22% +23.89%
10th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £38.75
90th Percentile £78.75 £53.75 £70.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% -7.78% +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 5,365 9,893 9,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.92% 22.64% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,810 7,283 6,971
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £370 £355
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -2.40% +5.16% +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 42 19
London median hourly rate £48.50 £35.50 £41.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.62% -14.28% -11.88%
10th Percentile £35.00 £30.08 £33.00
90th Percentile £78.75 £53.63 £70.13
England median hourly rate £42.25 £42.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year -1.17% -5.00% +9.76%

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 February 2020.

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 February 2020.

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 February 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 -22 259 £525 - 175
South London +2 114 £525 - 23
West London -17 48 £525 +16.67% 88
East London 0 37 £571 -0.65% 50
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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).

1 972 (61.60%) Agile Software Development
2 628 (39.80%) DevOps
3 570 (36.12%) Jenkins
4 559 (35.42%) JavaScript
5 548 (34.73%) Java
6 445 (28.20%) Python
7 425 (26.93%) CSS
8 422 (26.74%) HTML
9 408 (25.86%) TDD
10 399 (25.29%) Docker
11 389 (24.65%) Linux
12 386 (24.46%) AWS
13 381 (24.14%) SQL
13 381 (24.14%) JIRA
14 379 (24.02%) Continuous Integration
15 371 (23.51%) Scrum
16 340 (21.55%) Azure
17 303 (19.20%) Microservices
18 292 (18.50%) Test Automation
19 290 (18.38%) Kubernetes
20 288 (18.25%) Web Services
21 262 (16.60%) React
22 251 (15.91%) AngularJS
23 247 (15.65%) RESTful
24 240 (15.21%) Spring
25 237 (15.02%) C#
26 236 (14.96%) Finance
27 234 (14.83%) REST
28 229 (14.51%) Security Cleared
29 225 (14.26%) Terraform

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
1 167 (10.58%) Confluence
2 92 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
3 62 (3.93%) Apache
4 53 (3.36%) nginx
5 50 (3.17%) Apache Spark
6 45 (2.85%) Tomcat
7 36 (2.28%) CMS
7 36 (2.28%) WebLogic
8 26 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 20 (1.27%) WebSphere
10 18 (1.14%) JBoss
11 17 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
11 17 (1.08%) SAS
12 13 (0.82%) Drupal
13 10 (0.63%) IIS
14 9 (0.57%) Apache Airflow
14 9 (0.57%) Umbraco
15 8 (0.51%) SharePoint
16 7 (0.44%) Jetty
16 7 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (0.51%) Photoshop
1 8 (0.51%) Zeplin
2 7 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.32%) Sketch
4 3 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.063%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.063%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 14 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.63%) Magento
3 9 (0.57%) FINCAD Analytics
4 5 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.32%) Shopify
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.19%) Temenos T24
7 2 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.063%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.063%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 386 (24.46%) AWS
2 340 (21.55%) Azure
3 208 (13.18%) GitHub
4 113 (7.16%) Serverless
5 106 (6.72%) Amazon EC2
6 78 (4.94%) PaaS
7 76 (4.82%) AWS Lambda
8 65 (4.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 57 (3.61%) Amazon S3
9 57 (3.61%) Power Platform
10 56 (3.55%) Amazon SQS
11 54 (3.42%) GCP
12 43 (2.72%) IaaS
12 43 (2.72%) npm
13 27 (1.71%) AWS CodePipeline
14 26 (1.65%) OpenShift
14 26 (1.65%) SaaS
15 25 (1.58%) Amazon ECS
16 22 (1.39%) CloudFront
16 22 (1.39%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 98 (6.21%) HTTP
2 53 (3.36%) TCP/IP
3 38 (2.41%) DNS
4 34 (2.15%) SSL
5 27 (1.71%) VPN
6 16 (1.01%) FTP
6 16 (1.01%) Internet
7 15 (0.95%) DHCP
7 15 (0.95%) Kerberos
8 9 (0.57%) HTTPS
8 9 (0.57%) Network Security
8 9 (0.57%) SSH
9 8 (0.51%) Firewall
10 7 (0.44%) SMTP
11 6 (0.38%) IPv4
12 5 (0.32%) BGP
12 5 (0.32%) Broadband
12 5 (0.32%) MPLS
12 5 (0.32%) RSVP
12 5 (0.32%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 158 (10.01%) PostgreSQL
3 146 (9.25%) MySQL
4 129 (8.17%) NoSQL
5 82 (5.20%) MongoDB
6 80 (5.07%) Relational Database
7 69 (4.37%) Big Data
8 68 (4.31%) Amazon RDS
9 67 (4.25%) Redis
10 63 (3.99%) Hadoop
11 58 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
12 56 (3.55%) Power BI
13 41 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 39 (2.47%) Azure SQL Database
15 37 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 31 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
16 31 (1.96%) Oracle Database
17 29 (1.84%) RDBMS
18 27 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
19 26 (1.65%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 570 (36.12%) Jenkins
2 381 (24.14%) JIRA
3 190 (12.04%) Maven
4 129 (8.17%) JUnit
5 116 (7.35%) Subversion
6 112 (7.10%) Gradle
7 106 (6.72%) Bitbucket
7 106 (6.72%) TeamCity
8 83 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 82 (5.20%) Visual Studio Team System
10 79 (5.01%) Mockito
11 77 (4.88%) GitLab
12 73 (4.63%) gulp
13 71 (4.50%) SonarQube
14 69 (4.37%) Selenium
15 56 (3.55%) Cucumber
15 56 (3.55%) Sonatype Nexus
16 53 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
17 51 (3.23%) webpack
18 44 (2.79%) Grunt
General
1 236 (14.96%) Finance
2 135 (8.56%) Banking
3 95 (6.02%) Public Sector
4 63 (3.99%) Front Office
5 41 (2.60%) Marketing
6 38 (2.41%) Retail
7 37 (2.34%) Investment Banking
8 18 (1.14%) Games
9 14 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.63%) Advertising
10 10 (0.63%) Back Office
11 8 (0.51%) Electronics
12 7 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.44%) Publishing
12 7 (0.44%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.38%) Law
13 6 (0.38%) Legal
13 6 (0.38%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 929 (58.87%) Developer
2 202 (12.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 190 (12.04%) Java Developer
4 119 (7.54%) Senior Developer
5 112 (7.10%) React Developer
6 84 (5.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 81 (5.13%) .NET Developer
8 76 (4.82%) AWS Engineer
8 76 (4.82%) C# Developer
9 70 (4.44%) Python Developer
10 69 (4.37%) Data Engineer
11 66 (4.18%) Full Stack Developer
12 63 (3.99%) JavaScript Developer
13 56 (3.55%) Angular Developer
14 54 (3.42%) Software Engineer
15 53 (3.36%) Backend Developer
16 51 (3.23%) AWS DevOps
16 51 (3.23%) Azure Developer
17 48 (3.04%) Architect
17 48 (3.04%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 425 (26.93%) CSS
2 422 (26.74%) HTML
3 288 (18.25%) Web Services
4 262 (16.60%) React
5 251 (15.91%) AngularJS
6 247 (15.65%) RESTful
7 240 (15.21%) Spring
8 234 (14.83%) REST
9 219 (13.88%) Node.js
10 216 (13.69%) .NET
11 184 (11.66%) HTML5
12 146 (9.25%) JSON
13 118 (7.48%) Redux
14 114 (7.22%) Sass
14 114 (7.22%) Spring Boot
15 113 (7.16%) Kafka
16 112 (7.10%) CSS3
17 105 (6.65%) XML
18 102 (6.46%) SOAP
19 85 (5.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 157 (9.95%) User Experience
2 109 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (4.75%) Mobile App
4 60 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
5 44 (2.79%) Cloud Native
5 44 (2.79%) Hedge funds
6 41 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 41 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 36 (2.28%) Algorithms
8 34 (2.15%) Data Structures
9 31 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
10 30 (1.90%) Virtual Team
11 27 (1.71%) Data Centre
12 23 (1.46%) Derivative
13 22 (1.39%) Fixed Income
14 19 (1.20%) Public Cloud
15 17 (1.08%) Management Information System
16 16 (1.01%) BYOD
17 14 (0.89%) iPad
18 13 (0.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 389 (24.65%) Linux
2 125 (7.92%) Unix
3 107 (6.78%) Windows
4 69 (4.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 57 (3.61%) Android
6 44 (2.79%) Apple iOS
7 42 (2.66%) CentOS
8 36 (2.28%) Ubuntu
9 30 (1.90%) Windows Server
10 25 (1.58%) Mac OS X
11 18 (1.14%) Mac OS
12 15 (0.95%) Debian
13 10 (0.63%) CoreOS
13 10 (0.63%) VMS
14 4 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
14 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X Server
14 4 (0.25%) SUSE
14 4 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.19%) Solaris
15 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 972 (61.60%) Agile Software Development
2 628 (39.80%) DevOps
3 408 (25.86%) TDD
4 379 (24.02%) Continuous Integration
5 371 (23.51%) Scrum
6 303 (19.20%) Microservices
7 292 (18.50%) Test Automation
8 189 (11.98%) BDD
9 166 (10.52%) Front End Development
10 154 (9.76%) Kanban
11 152 (9.63%) Open Source
12 149 (9.44%) Software Engineering
13 123 (7.79%) Unit Testing
14 122 (7.73%) Problem-Solving
15 112 (7.10%) Analytics
15 112 (7.10%) Web Development
16 111 (7.03%) Configuration Management
16 111 (7.03%) MVC
17 107 (6.78%) SDLC
18 104 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 559 (35.42%) JavaScript
2 548 (34.73%) Java
3 445 (28.20%) Python
4 381 (24.14%) SQL
5 237 (15.02%) C#
6 153 (9.70%) Bash Shell
7 152 (9.63%) Ruby
8 134 (8.49%) TypeScript
9 103 (6.53%) Java 8
10 101 (6.40%) PowerShell
11 66 (4.18%) C++
12 65 (4.12%) PHP
13 62 (3.93%) ES6
13 62 (3.93%) Scala
14 53 (3.36%) Shell Script
15 51 (3.23%) Groovy
15 51 (3.23%) Perl
16 50 (3.17%) Kotlin
17 47 (2.98%) Go
18 43 (2.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 229 (14.51%) Security Cleared
2 180 (11.41%) SC Cleared
3 125 (7.92%) Degree
4 29 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 26 (1.65%) DV Cleared
6 25 (1.58%) Master's Degree
7 16 (1.01%) BC Cleared
8 14 (0.89%) AWS Certification
9 12 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
9 12 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
10 7 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.44%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.38%) CCIE
12 5 (0.32%) CCIE Service Provider
12 5 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
12 5 (0.32%) RHCE
13 4 (0.25%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.25%) SANS
14 3 (0.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (6.02%) QA
2 31 (1.96%) WCAG
3 7 (0.44%) GDPR
3 7 (0.44%) SLA
4 6 (0.38%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.32%) NCSC
6 4 (0.25%) NIST
7 3 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.19%) MiFID
8 1 (0.063%) HL7
8 1 (0.063%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.063%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.063%) PMO
8 1 (0.063%) PSD2
System Software
1 399 (25.29%) Docker
2 39 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (2.03%) Active Directory
4 23 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
5 22 (1.39%) vSphere
6 13 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 13 (0.82%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.38%) Postfix
8 5 (0.32%) GridGain
9 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.19%) KVM
11 2 (0.13%) Firmware
11 2 (0.13%) LXC
11 2 (0.13%) NFS
11 2 (0.13%) Varnish
11 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 290 (18.38%) Kubernetes
2 225 (14.26%) Terraform
3 219 (13.88%) Ansible
4 119 (7.54%) Puppet
5 79 (5.01%) Opscode Chef
6 71 (4.50%) Packer
7 37 (2.34%) Consul
8 34 (2.15%) Prometheus
9 31 (1.96%) Kibana
10 20 (1.27%) Grafana
11 17 (1.08%) logstash
12 16 (1.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 16 (1.01%) Istio
12 16 (1.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 13 (0.82%) Docker Swarm
14 11 (0.70%) Jamf Pro
15 10 (0.63%) Salt
16 8 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
16 8 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 6 (0.38%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 167 (10.58%) Microsoft
2 120 (7.60%) Oracle
3 53 (3.36%) Google
4 51 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 51 (3.23%) Tableau
5 42 (2.66%) Atlassian
6 41 (2.60%) VMware
7 37 (2.34%) SAP
8 34 (2.15%) Splunk
9 24 (1.52%) Apple
10 22 (1.39%) Hortonworks
11 20 (1.27%) Databricks
11 20 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
12 19 (1.20%) Cognos
12 19 (1.20%) IBM
13 18 (1.14%) hybris
13 18 (1.14%) Perforce
14 17 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
15 16 (1.01%) Adobe
16 15 (0.95%) Cisco