Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 37 34 34
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 -5
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 2,144 998 1,970
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 5.71% 6.17% 5.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.36% 33.59% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,553 656 1,420
10th Percentile £413 £375 £400
25th Percentile £500 £438 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £540 £538
Median % change year-on-year +6.48% +0.47% +4.83%
75th Percentile £685 £600 £625
90th Percentile £750 £650 £700
England median daily rate £530 £495 £500
% change year-on-year +7.07% -1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 9
10th Percentile £60.08 £42.60 £39.25
25th Percentile £64.13 £43.50 £44.43
Median hourly rate £74.50 £46.50 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year +60.22% -7.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £80.00 £51.00 £78.75
90th Percentile £80.45 £52.80 "
England median hourly rate £56.50 £55.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +2.73% +15.79% +7.95%

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 7,302 2,971 6,371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.46% 18.37% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,266 2,130 4,649
10th Percentile £413 £350 £369
25th Percentile £481 £419 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -
75th Percentile £675 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £675 £675
England median daily rate £535 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +12.63% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 7 28
10th Percentile £37.80 £35.20 £18.32
25th Percentile £46.38 £45.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate £60.00 £51.50 £51.00
Median % change year-on-year +16.50% +0.98% +41.67%
75th Percentile £78.36 £60.75 £78.75
90th Percentile £80.50 £71.40 "
England median hourly rate £51.39 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +14.19% - +3.45%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -7 248 £535 -2.73% 195
West London +5 43 £600 +32.23% 57
South London -9 32 £463 -11.06% 21
East London -7 15 £600 +31.87% 45
North London +2 1 - - 8
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 1,100 (51.31%) Agile Software Development
2 829 (38.67%) Jenkins
3 780 (36.38%) DevOps
4 702 (32.74%) Python
5 691 (32.23%) Java
6 612 (28.54%) Azure
7 585 (27.29%) JavaScript
8 571 (26.63%) AWS
9 563 (26.26%) SQL
10 530 (24.72%) Docker
11 528 (24.63%) Finance
12 506 (23.60%) TDD
13 486 (22.67%) Test Automation
14 484 (22.57%) JIRA
15 454 (21.18%) Microservices
16 442 (20.62%) Kubernetes
17 440 (20.52%) Scrum
18 433 (20.20%) Social Skills
19 384 (17.91%) HTML
20 364 (16.98%) CSS
21 356 (16.60%) C#
22 351 (16.37%) Linux
23 329 (15.35%) Banking
24 322 (15.02%) Software Engineering
25 320 (14.93%) React
26 318 (14.83%) .NET
27 315 (14.69%) RESTful
28 313 (14.60%) Ansible
29 311 (14.51%) REST
30 308 (14.37%) 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
1 213 (9.93%) Confluence
2 127 (5.92%) Apache Spark
3 71 (3.31%) Apache
4 59 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
5 47 (2.19%) CMS
6 43 (2.01%) Tomcat
7 42 (1.96%) Apache Airflow
8 25 (1.17%) Cloud Foundry
9 24 (1.12%) SharePoint
10 21 (0.98%) IIS
11 20 (0.93%) nginx
12 19 (0.89%) OpenStack
13 18 (0.84%) JBoss
14 16 (0.75%) WebLogic
15 14 (0.65%) DataSynapse
15 14 (0.65%) Headless CMS
15 14 (0.65%) WebSphere
16 12 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 11 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 10 (0.47%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.28%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.19%) Figma
4 4 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.14%) GIMP
6 2 (0.093%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.093%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.093%) Notepad++
6 2 (0.093%) Zeplin
7 1 (0.047%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.047%) InVision
7 1 (0.047%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.047%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.047%) Sketch
7 1 (0.047%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 29 (1.35%) SunGard Martini
2 6 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.19%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.14%) Magento
4 3 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.093%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.093%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.093%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.093%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.093%) Shopify
6 1 (0.047%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.047%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.047%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.047%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.047%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.047%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.047%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 612 (28.54%) Azure
2 571 (26.63%) AWS
3 252 (11.75%) GitHub
4 191 (8.91%) GCP
5 145 (6.76%) Serverless
6 98 (4.57%) PaaS
7 89 (4.15%) OpenShift
8 86 (4.01%) AWS Lambda
9 85 (3.96%) AWS CloudFormation
10 78 (3.64%) Power Platform
11 59 (2.75%) Azure Data Factory
11 59 (2.75%) IaaS
12 56 (2.61%) Amazon S3
13 47 (2.19%) SaaS
14 44 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
15 39 (1.82%) Azure Functions
16 38 (1.77%) npm
17 35 (1.63%) Amazon ECS
18 34 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
19 32 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (3.50%) HTTP
2 50 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 38 (1.77%) DNS
3 38 (1.77%) Firewall
4 24 (1.12%) Internet
5 20 (0.93%) Kerberos
6 13 (0.61%) SSL
7 9 (0.42%) Multicast
8 8 (0.37%) FTP
8 8 (0.37%) VPN
9 7 (0.33%) Broadband
9 7 (0.33%) Network Security
9 7 (0.33%) SAN
10 6 (0.28%) NAS
11 5 (0.23%) BGP
11 5 (0.23%) Intranet
12 4 (0.19%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.19%) SSH
12 4 (0.19%) WAN
13 3 (0.14%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 188 (8.77%) NoSQL
3 167 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
4 155 (7.23%) Relational Database
5 139 (6.48%) MongoDB
6 121 (5.64%) Big Data
7 87 (4.06%) MySQL
8 85 (3.96%) Oracle Database
9 72 (3.36%) Power BI
10 62 (2.89%) Hadoop
11 56 (2.61%) Oracle Database 12c
12 54 (2.52%) Data Lake
13 53 (2.47%) Redis
14 52 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
15 50 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 49 (2.29%) Azure SQL Database
17 47 (2.19%) RDBMS
18 46 (2.15%) Apache Hive
19 44 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
20 43 (2.01%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 829 (38.67%) Jenkins
2 484 (22.57%) JIRA
3 279 (13.01%) Maven
4 243 (11.33%) Bitbucket
5 202 (9.42%) Subversion
6 181 (8.44%) GitLab
7 179 (8.35%) TeamCity
8 139 (6.48%) Cucumber
9 131 (6.11%) JUnit
10 119 (5.55%) Visual Studio
11 113 (5.27%) Artifactory
12 105 (4.90%) Sonatype Nexus
13 104 (4.85%) Selenium
14 87 (4.06%) Mockito
15 78 (3.64%) Gradle
16 64 (2.99%) IntelliJ
17 63 (2.94%) Jasmine
18 60 (2.80%) Postman
19 55 (2.57%) SonarQube
20 54 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 528 (24.63%) Finance
2 433 (20.20%) Social Skills
3 329 (15.35%) Banking
4 176 (8.21%) Investment Banking
5 174 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
6 102 (4.76%) Front Office
7 69 (3.22%) Public Sector
8 64 (2.99%) Retail
9 56 (2.61%) Presentation Skills
10 47 (2.19%) Marketing
11 36 (1.68%) Documentation Skills
11 36 (1.68%) Financial Institution
12 34 (1.59%) Back Office
13 27 (1.26%) Legal
14 26 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 26 (1.21%) Telecoms
15 24 (1.12%) Publishing
16 18 (0.84%) Manufacturing
17 16 (0.75%) Games
18 12 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,222 (57.00%) Developer
2 291 (13.57%) Java Developer
3 218 (10.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 210 (9.79%) Senior Developer
5 136 (6.34%) Data Engineer
6 106 (4.94%) Full Stack Developer
7 100 (4.66%) Python Developer
8 97 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
9 90 (4.20%) Software Engineer
10 87 (4.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 87 (4.06%) React Developer
11 84 (3.92%) C# Developer
12 82 (3.82%) Azure Engineer
13 79 (3.68%) .NET Developer
14 72 (3.36%) Architect
15 60 (2.80%) C++ Developer
16 59 (2.75%) Angular Developer
16 59 (2.75%) AWS Engineer
17 57 (2.66%) Cloud Engineer
17 57 (2.66%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (17.91%) HTML
2 364 (16.98%) CSS
3 320 (14.93%) React
4 318 (14.83%) .NET
5 315 (14.69%) RESTful
6 311 (14.51%) REST
7 308 (14.37%) Spring
8 290 (13.53%) AngularJS
9 272 (12.69%) Node.js
10 247 (11.52%) Web Services
11 203 (9.47%) HTML5
12 195 (9.10%) Spring Boot
13 171 (7.98%) JSON
14 167 (7.79%) Kafka
15 149 (6.95%) .NET Framework
16 140 (6.53%) XML
17 137 (6.39%) Sass
18 121 (5.64%) .NET Core
19 116 (5.41%) CSS3
20 101 (4.71%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 108 (5.04%) User Experience
2 83 (3.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 81 (3.78%) Algorithms
4 69 (3.22%) Cloud Native
4 69 (3.22%) Self-Motivation
5 65 (3.03%) Derivative
5 65 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
6 62 (2.89%) Data Structures
6 62 (2.89%) Mobile App
7 41 (1.91%) Virtual Team
8 39 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
9 38 (1.77%) Public Cloud
10 33 (1.54%) Fixed Income
10 33 (1.54%) Management Information System
11 30 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
12 29 (1.35%) Hedge funds
13 26 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
14 23 (1.07%) Data Centre
15 20 (0.93%) Client/Server
16 19 (0.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 351 (16.37%) Linux
2 198 (9.24%) Windows
3 162 (7.56%) Unix
4 61 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 60 (2.80%) Android
6 47 (2.19%) Apple iOS
7 39 (1.82%) Windows Server
8 23 (1.07%) CentOS
8 23 (1.07%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.61%) Solaris
10 12 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.37%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.37%) Windows Server 2019
13 7 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.28%) AIX
15 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.14%) Windows 10
17 2 (0.093%) Amazon Linux
17 2 (0.093%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,100 (51.31%) Agile Software Development
2 780 (36.38%) DevOps
3 506 (23.60%) TDD
4 486 (22.67%) Test Automation
5 454 (21.18%) Microservices
6 440 (20.52%) Scrum
7 322 (15.02%) Software Engineering
8 277 (12.92%) Continuous Integration
9 255 (11.89%) Unit Testing
10 244 (11.38%) Full Stack Development
11 239 (11.15%) BDD
12 218 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
13 213 (9.93%) OO
14 191 (8.91%) Analytics
15 152 (7.09%) Infrastructure as Code
16 136 (6.34%) Front End Development
16 136 (6.34%) Multithreading
17 132 (6.16%) SDLC
18 130 (6.06%) Kanban
19 129 (6.02%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 702 (32.74%) Python
2 691 (32.23%) Java
3 585 (27.29%) JavaScript
4 563 (26.26%) SQL
5 356 (16.60%) C#
6 243 (11.33%) TypeScript
7 175 (8.16%) Java 8
8 150 (7.00%) Bash Shell
8 150 (7.00%) PowerShell
9 147 (6.86%) Scala
10 122 (5.69%) C++
11 94 (4.38%) Ruby
12 75 (3.50%) Go
13 70 (3.26%) Shell Script
14 65 (3.03%) Java 11
15 64 (2.99%) ES6
16 60 (2.80%) PHP
17 49 (2.29%) Groovy
18 48 (2.24%) Kotlin
19 45 (2.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 138 (6.44%) Degree
2 137 (6.39%) Security Cleared
3 114 (5.32%) SC Cleared
4 37 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
6 20 (0.93%) PhD
7 14 (0.65%) AWS Certification
8 8 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (0.37%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.33%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.28%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.28%) ISEB
11 5 (0.23%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.093%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.093%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.093%) Sun Certification
14 1 (0.047%) OSCP
14 1 (0.047%) PMP
14 1 (0.047%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (5.69%) QA
2 57 (2.66%) Accessibility
3 40 (1.87%) GDPR
4 14 (0.65%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.51%) WCAG
6 8 (0.37%) NCSC
7 7 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.23%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.19%) SLA
10 2 (0.093%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.093%) NIST
11 1 (0.047%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.047%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.047%) GLBA
11 1 (0.047%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.047%) IFRS
11 1 (0.047%) IFRS 9
11 1 (0.047%) SOC 1
11 1 (0.047%) SOC 2
System Software
1 530 (24.72%) Docker
2 39 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 37 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (0.89%) HDFS
5 12 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.33%) NFS
8 6 (0.28%) vSphere
9 5 (0.23%) Ceph
10 4 (0.19%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.19%) Samba
10 4 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.19%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.093%) LXC
11 2 (0.093%) OpenDJ
11 2 (0.093%) Postfix
11 2 (0.093%) Varnish
11 2 (0.093%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.047%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 442 (20.62%) Kubernetes
2 313 (14.60%) Ansible
3 285 (13.29%) Terraform
4 88 (4.10%) Puppet
5 62 (2.89%) Grafana
6 60 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
7 51 (2.38%) Kibana
8 49 (2.29%) Prometheus
9 47 (2.19%) BladeLogic
10 36 (1.68%) Istio
11 27 (1.26%) Packer
12 22 (1.03%) ITRS Geneos
13 16 (0.75%) logstash
13 16 (0.75%) Nagios
14 15 (0.70%) Consul
14 15 (0.70%) Control-M
14 15 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
15 11 (0.51%) Tivoli
16 10 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
16 10 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 198 (9.24%) Oracle
2 178 (8.30%) Microsoft
3 99 (4.62%) Google
4 78 (3.64%) Splunk
5 65 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 50 (2.33%) Databricks
6 50 (2.33%) VMware
7 40 (1.87%) Cloudera
8 37 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
9 34 (1.59%) Hortonworks
10 31 (1.45%) CA Agile Central
10 31 (1.45%) FIS
11 29 (1.35%) IBM
11 29 (1.35%) SunGard
12 26 (1.21%) SAP
13 25 (1.17%) TIBCO
14 24 (1.12%) AppDynamics
14 24 (1.12%) CyberArk
15 23 (1.07%) New Relic
16 21 (0.98%) CA