Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 33 39
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 +25
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 2,987 2,314 2,203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.36% 5.64% 5.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.62% 31.66% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,350 1,661 1,713
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £344 £324
90th Percentile £625 £601 £578
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 5
London median hourly rate £55.75 £45.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.89% -10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £38.75 £24.28 £40.75
90th Percentile £70.31 £142.38 £57.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -1.20% -4.60%

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 9,156 7,309 6,783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.51% 17.81% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,009 5,292 5,042
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £355 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
England median daily rate £475 £430 £418
% change year-on-year +10.47% +2.99% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 18
London median hourly rate £41.42 £47.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.88% +25.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £33.00 £17.93 £24.23
90th Percentile £70.13 £120.19 £55.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +14 629 £500 +5.26% 191
South London +6 195 £475 +3.26% 19
West London +17 167 £525 +16.67% 128
East London +19 49 £525 -1.87% 46
North London -9 1 - - 13
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 1,908 (63.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1,248 (41.78%) Java
3 1,232 (41.25%) Jenkins
4 1,061 (35.52%) JavaScript
5 1,000 (33.48%) DevOps
6 989 (33.11%) TDD
7 800 (26.78%) HTML
8 788 (26.38%) Linux
9 772 (25.85%) Continuous Integration
10 761 (25.48%) CSS
11 726 (24.31%) Python
12 711 (23.80%) Docker
13 691 (23.13%) Amazon AWS
14 667 (22.33%) BDD
15 663 (22.20%) JIRA
16 658 (22.03%) Test Automation
17 632 (21.16%) Scrum
18 616 (20.62%) Finance
19 545 (18.25%) RESTful
20 533 (17.84%) HTML5
21 519 (17.38%) Maven
22 506 (16.94%) Web Services
23 497 (16.64%) REST
24 481 (16.10%) Ansible
25 473 (15.84%) Microservices
25 473 (15.84%) Node.js
26 468 (15.67%) AngularJS
27 450 (15.07%) SQL
28 441 (14.76%) Unix
29 422 (14.13%) Spring

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
1 367 (12.29%) Confluence
2 184 (6.16%) Apache
3 162 (5.42%) Tomcat
4 124 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
5 106 (3.55%) nginx
6 101 (3.38%) CMS
7 87 (2.91%) JBoss
8 83 (2.78%) Apache Spark
9 75 (2.51%) OpenStack
10 74 (2.48%) WildFly
11 61 (2.04%) Drupal
11 61 (2.04%) WebSphere
12 48 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
13 46 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 43 (1.44%) Apache Solr
15 38 (1.27%) WordPress
16 32 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 30 (1.00%) WebLogic
18 27 (0.90%) MQSeries
19 26 (0.87%) Jetty
Applications
1 41 (1.37%) Photoshop
2 10 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.23%) GIMP
4 7 (0.23%) HipChat
4 7 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.13%) InVision
7 2 (0.067%) SPSS
8 1 (0.033%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.033%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.033%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.033%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.033%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.033%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 31 (1.04%) Magento
2 24 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.13%) Endur
5 4 (0.13%) Kondor
5 4 (0.13%) OpenLink RightAngle
6 3 (0.10%) HiPortfolio
6 3 (0.10%) R3 Corda
7 2 (0.067%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.067%) MetaTrader
7 2 (0.067%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.067%) RMDS
7 2 (0.067%) Shopify
8 1 (0.033%) Global One
8 1 (0.033%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.033%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.033%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 691 (23.13%) Amazon AWS
2 316 (10.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 239 (8.00%) GitHub
4 143 (4.79%) npm
5 138 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
6 89 (2.98%) Serverless
7 85 (2.85%) Amazon S3
8 82 (2.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 81 (2.71%) IaaS
10 70 (2.34%) PaaS
11 67 (2.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 62 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
12 62 (2.08%) Route 53
13 52 (1.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 48 (1.61%) SaaS
15 44 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
15 44 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
16 37 (1.24%) OpenShift
17 32 (1.07%) Heroku
18 26 (0.87%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 173 (5.79%) HTTP
2 142 (4.75%) TCP/IP
3 117 (3.92%) DNS
4 110 (3.68%) Firewall
5 78 (2.61%) SSL
6 46 (1.54%) Internet
7 36 (1.21%) FTP
8 25 (0.84%) Bluetooth
9 24 (0.80%) SMTP
10 21 (0.70%) DHCP
11 19 (0.64%) OpenLDAP
12 17 (0.57%) SSH
13 16 (0.54%) VPN
14 14 (0.47%) SMS
15 13 (0.44%) LAN
16 11 (0.37%) Network Security
16 11 (0.37%) WAN
17 10 (0.33%) OpenVPN
18 9 (0.30%) AMQP
18 9 (0.30%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (11.65%) MySQL
2 333 (11.15%) MongoDB
3 319 (10.68%) NoSQL
4 296 (9.91%) PostgreSQL
5 295 (9.88%) Relational Database
6 276 (9.24%) SQL Server
7 146 (4.89%) RDBMS
8 128 (4.29%) Hadoop
9 117 (3.92%) Redis
10 103 (3.45%) Big Data
11 96 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
12 95 (3.18%) Amazon RDS
13 58 (1.94%) HBase
14 40 (1.34%) Oracle Database
15 32 (1.07%) Apache Hive
16 28 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
17 27 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 26 (0.87%) DB2
19 22 (0.74%) Endeca
19 22 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1,232 (41.25%) Jenkins
2 663 (22.20%) JIRA
3 519 (17.38%) Maven
4 344 (11.52%) Subversion
5 310 (10.38%) TeamCity
6 300 (10.04%) Cucumber
7 297 (9.94%) JUnit
8 224 (7.50%) Selenium
9 207 (6.93%) Mockito
10 203 (6.80%) Gradle
11 175 (5.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 170 (5.69%) gulp
13 168 (5.62%) Sonatype Nexus
14 148 (4.95%) Bitbucket
15 145 (4.85%) SonarQube
15 145 (4.85%) webpack
16 140 (4.69%) Octopus Deploy
17 132 (4.42%) Vagrant
18 127 (4.25%) Grunt
19 100 (3.35%) Artifactory
General
1 616 (20.62%) Finance
2 332 (11.11%) Banking
3 123 (4.12%) Investment Banking
4 100 (3.35%) Retail
5 90 (3.01%) Marketing
6 69 (2.31%) Games
7 60 (2.01%) Front Office
8 43 (1.44%) Telecoms
9 37 (1.24%) Publishing
10 28 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 23 (0.77%) Advertising
12 18 (0.60%) Law
13 17 (0.57%) Back Office
14 16 (0.54%) Electronics
14 16 (0.54%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.40%) Multimedia
16 9 (0.30%) Retail Banking
17 6 (0.20%) Billing
18 4 (0.13%) Legal
18 4 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1,840 (61.60%) Developer
2 533 (17.84%) Java Developer
3 518 (17.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 281 (9.41%) Senior Developer
5 225 (7.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 211 (7.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 156 (5.22%) C# Developer
8 150 (5.02%) React Developer
9 142 (4.75%) AWS Engineer
10 136 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
11 134 (4.49%) Full Stack Developer
12 128 (4.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 124 (4.15%) .NET Developer
14 108 (3.62%) Angular Developer
15 99 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
16 93 (3.11%) Agile Developer
17 88 (2.95%) HTML Developer
17 88 (2.95%) Node.js Developer
18 80 (2.68%) Python Developer
19 79 (2.64%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 800 (26.78%) HTML
2 761 (25.48%) CSS
3 545 (18.25%) RESTful
4 533 (17.84%) HTML5
5 506 (16.94%) Web Services
6 497 (16.64%) REST
7 473 (15.84%) Node.js
8 468 (15.67%) AngularJS
9 422 (14.13%) Spring
10 397 (13.29%) React
11 367 (12.29%) CSS3
12 354 (11.85%) .NET
13 335 (11.22%) JSON
14 273 (9.14%) jQuery
15 235 (7.87%) Sass
16 234 (7.83%) JMS
17 212 (7.10%) Hibernate
17 212 (7.10%) XML
18 166 (5.56%) Redux
18 166 (5.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 191 (6.39%) User Experience
2 179 (5.99%) Greenfield Project
3 149 (4.99%) Linux Command Line
4 131 (4.39%) Computer Science
5 128 (4.29%) Fintech
6 126 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
7 120 (4.02%) Mobile App
8 62 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 59 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
10 52 (1.74%) Derivative
11 51 (1.71%) Virtual Team
12 49 (1.64%) Algorithms
13 42 (1.41%) Data Structures
14 39 (1.31%) Clustering
15 37 (1.24%) Public Cloud
16 33 (1.10%) Equities
16 33 (1.10%) Hedge funds
17 32 (1.07%) iPad
17 32 (1.07%) Social Media
18 30 (1.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 788 (26.38%) Linux
2 441 (14.76%) Unix
3 226 (7.57%) Windows
4 156 (5.22%) Android
5 123 (4.12%) Apple iOS
6 112 (3.75%) CentOS
7 84 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 68 (2.28%) VMS
9 65 (2.18%) Windows Server
10 64 (2.14%) Ubuntu
11 60 (2.01%) Mac OS X
12 26 (0.87%) CoreOS
13 25 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (0.64%) Solaris
15 16 (0.54%) Debian
16 15 (0.50%) Mac OS
17 11 (0.37%) HPUX
18 7 (0.23%) DC/OS
18 7 (0.23%) Windows 10
18 7 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,908 (63.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1,000 (33.48%) DevOps
3 989 (33.11%) TDD
4 772 (25.85%) Continuous Integration
5 667 (22.33%) BDD
6 658 (22.03%) Test Automation
7 632 (21.16%) Scrum
8 473 (15.84%) Microservices
9 379 (12.69%) OO
10 358 (11.99%) Configuration Management
11 356 (11.92%) MVC
12 312 (10.45%) Continuous Delivery
13 308 (10.31%) Front End Development
14 274 (9.17%) Software Engineering
15 258 (8.64%) E-Commerce
16 246 (8.24%) Open Source
17 235 (7.87%) Kanban
17 235 (7.87%) Pair Programming
18 217 (7.26%) Web Development
19 208 (6.96%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,248 (41.78%) Java
2 1,061 (35.52%) JavaScript
3 726 (24.31%) Python
4 450 (15.07%) SQL
5 385 (12.89%) C#
6 334 (11.18%) Bash Shell
7 320 (10.71%) Ruby
8 187 (6.26%) ES6
9 172 (5.76%) PHP
10 162 (5.42%) TypeScript
11 159 (5.32%) Scala
12 158 (5.29%) PowerShell
13 120 (4.02%) Perl
14 112 (3.75%) Groovy
15 109 (3.65%) Go
16 84 (2.81%) Shell Script
17 80 (2.68%) C++
18 74 (2.48%) Apple Swift
19 72 (2.41%) JPQL
20 44 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 292 (9.78%) Security Cleared
2 238 (7.97%) SC Cleared
3 196 (6.56%) Degree
4 81 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 36 (1.21%) Master's Degree
6 24 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 19 (0.64%) AWS Certification
8 13 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
9 7 (0.23%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.20%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.13%) PMP
13 3 (0.10%) CISA
13 3 (0.10%) CISM
13 3 (0.10%) CISSP
13 3 (0.10%) MCAD
13 3 (0.10%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.10%) RHCE
13 3 (0.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 257 (8.60%) QA
2 26 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
3 17 (0.57%) WCAG
4 11 (0.37%) GCP
4 11 (0.37%) GDPR
4 11 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.33%) MiFID
6 9 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
6 9 (0.30%) EMIR
7 5 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.17%) PSD2
8 3 (0.10%) OASIS TOSCA
8 3 (0.10%) SLA
9 2 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.067%) WAI
10 1 (0.033%) PMO
System Software
1 711 (23.80%) Docker
2 62 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (1.94%) Active Directory
4 32 (1.07%) vCloud
5 25 (0.84%) Apache Flume
6 24 (0.80%) HDFS
7 16 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 12 (0.40%) KVM
8 12 (0.40%) Squid
8 12 (0.40%) vSphere
9 9 (0.30%) Samba
9 9 (0.30%) Xen
10 8 (0.27%) Varnish
10 8 (0.27%) VirtualBox
11 7 (0.23%) Postfix
12 5 (0.17%) Hyper-V
13 4 (0.13%) Gluster
14 3 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.10%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 481 (16.10%) Ansible
2 385 (12.89%) Puppet
3 272 (9.11%) Opscode Chef
4 262 (8.77%) Kubernetes
5 234 (7.83%) Terraform
6 72 (2.41%) Grafana
7 64 (2.14%) Kibana
8 62 (2.08%) Nagios
9 59 (1.98%) logstash
10 58 (1.94%) ZABBIX
11 53 (1.77%) Docker Swarm
12 42 (1.41%) Salt
13 41 (1.37%) Prometheus
14 35 (1.17%) Rancher
15 33 (1.10%) Packer
16 31 (1.04%) HAProxy
17 27 (0.90%) Consul
18 23 (0.77%) Galera Cluster
18 23 (0.77%) Icinga
19 22 (0.74%) Mesos
Vendors
1 216 (7.23%) Oracle
2 194 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 134 (4.49%) Atlassian
4 116 (3.88%) Red Hat
5 106 (3.55%) Splunk
6 84 (2.81%) VMware
7 62 (2.08%) Google
8 57 (1.91%) IBM
9 44 (1.47%) Adobe
10 34 (1.14%) New Relic
11 33 (1.10%) Perforce
12 32 (1.07%) AppDynamics
12 32 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
12 32 (1.07%) SaltStack
13 28 (0.94%) SAP
14 26 (0.87%) ATG
14 26 (0.87%) ServiceNow
15 24 (0.80%) Reuters
16 23 (0.77%) Sybase
17 20 (0.67%) hybris