Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 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
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 28 34
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 +4
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 2,864 3,079 2,149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.79% 6.67% 5.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.49% 32.64% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,007 2,305 1,548
London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% +2.70%
10th Percentile £388 £375 £350
90th Percentile £675 £625 £613
England median daily rate £500 £479 £450
% change year-on-year +4.44% +6.39% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 4
London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% -10.00%
England median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.76% +2.50%

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 9,095 9,432 7,151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 21.56% 20.42% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,573 7,129 5,265
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £360 £329
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £435
% change year-on-year +5.26% +9.20% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 27 21
London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +12.50% -8.31%
10th Percentile £23.60 £30.60 £19.82
90th Percentile £53.75 £165.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £43.00 £43.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +4.88% -2.96%

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 22 April 2019.

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 22 April 2019.

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 22 April 2019. 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 -5 628 £538 +4.88% 52
South London -2 179 £525 +10.53% 13
East London +2 110 £569 +8.33% 4
West London -8 106 £450 -10.00% 17
North London - 9 £450 - 6
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 1,643 (57.37%) Agile Software Development
2 1,171 (40.89%) Jenkins
3 1,043 (36.42%) JavaScript
4 1,023 (35.72%) Java
5 980 (34.22%) DevOps
6 926 (32.33%) Amazon AWS
7 921 (32.16%) TDD
8 803 (28.04%) HTML
9 784 (27.37%) Docker
10 764 (26.68%) Linux
11 730 (25.49%) CSS
12 698 (24.37%) Python
13 667 (23.29%) SQL
14 643 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
15 642 (22.42%) Scrum
16 615 (21.47%) Microsoft Azure
17 607 (21.19%) Test Automation
18 570 (19.90%) Microservices
19 564 (19.69%) AngularJS
20 548 (19.13%) Node.js
21 546 (19.06%) BDD
22 543 (18.96%) REST
23 530 (18.51%) Ansible
24 524 (18.30%) Finance
25 489 (17.07%) JIRA
26 474 (16.55%) Kubernetes
27 444 (15.50%) HTML5
28 441 (15.40%) RESTful
29 397 (13.86%) Web Services
30 385 (13.44%) 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
1 272 (9.50%) Confluence
2 163 (5.69%) Elasticsearch
3 155 (5.41%) Apache
4 89 (3.11%) Apache Spark
5 85 (2.97%) nginx
6 78 (2.72%) CMS
7 61 (2.13%) Tomcat
8 42 (1.47%) SharePoint
9 34 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 34 (1.19%) Drupal
10 32 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
11 28 (0.98%) JBoss
12 25 (0.87%) IIS
13 21 (0.73%) MQSeries
14 19 (0.66%) OpenStack
14 19 (0.66%) WordPress
15 17 (0.59%) Apache Solr
15 17 (0.59%) WebLogic
15 17 (0.59%) WebSphere
16 15 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 50 (1.75%) Photoshop
2 34 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.17%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.14%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.070%) InVision
7 2 (0.070%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.035%) GIMP
8 1 (0.035%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.45%) Magento
2 7 (0.24%) Sentinel
3 6 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.14%) ION MarketView
5 4 (0.14%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
6 3 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.070%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.070%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.070%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.070%) Endur
7 2 (0.070%) MultiChain
7 2 (0.070%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.070%) Quorum
7 2 (0.070%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.070%) Shopify
8 1 (0.035%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 926 (32.33%) Amazon AWS
2 615 (21.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 236 (8.24%) GitHub
4 148 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
5 145 (5.06%) PaaS
6 126 (4.40%) Datadog
7 124 (4.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 119 (4.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 115 (4.02%) Serverless
10 97 (3.39%) Amazon S3
11 94 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 89 (3.11%) AWS Lambda
13 79 (2.76%) OpenShift
14 75 (2.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 73 (2.55%) Amazon SQS
16 64 (2.23%) Amazon ELB
17 56 (1.96%) npm
18 54 (1.89%) IaaS
19 46 (1.61%) SaaS
20 38 (1.33%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 172 (6.01%) HTTP
2 80 (2.79%) TCP/IP
3 66 (2.30%) VPN
4 57 (1.99%) DNS
5 43 (1.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 42 (1.47%) Firewall
7 40 (1.40%) SSL
8 39 (1.36%) Internet
9 35 (1.22%) FTP
10 29 (1.01%) Network Security
11 19 (0.66%) SMTP
12 18 (0.63%) AMQP
13 16 (0.56%) SSH
14 9 (0.31%) Wireshark
15 7 (0.24%) IMAP
16 6 (0.21%) Kerberos
16 6 (0.21%) OpenLDAP
17 5 (0.17%) Cisco ASA
17 5 (0.17%) HTTPS
18 4 (0.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 249 (8.69%) Relational Database
3 240 (8.38%) MongoDB
4 238 (8.31%) NoSQL
5 234 (8.17%) PostgreSQL
6 176 (6.15%) MySQL
7 150 (5.24%) Big Data
8 116 (4.05%) Hadoop
9 115 (4.02%) Redis
10 88 (3.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 75 (2.62%) Amazon RDS
11 75 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
12 62 (2.16%) Power BI
13 60 (2.09%) RDBMS
14 51 (1.78%) Azure SQL Database
15 42 (1.47%) HBase
16 41 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
17 40 (1.40%) Oracle Database
18 38 (1.33%) Data Lake
19 35 (1.22%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1,171 (40.89%) Jenkins
2 489 (17.07%) JIRA
3 354 (12.36%) Maven
4 290 (10.13%) Subversion
5 257 (8.97%) Sonatype Nexus
6 248 (8.66%) Cucumber
7 230 (8.03%) JUnit
8 229 (8.00%) Selenium
9 203 (7.09%) Bitbucket
10 191 (6.67%) TeamCity
11 171 (5.97%) Visual Studio Team System
12 166 (5.80%) Mockito
13 165 (5.76%) SonarQube
14 153 (5.34%) gulp
15 140 (4.89%) Grunt
15 140 (4.89%) Team Foundation Server
16 125 (4.36%) GitLab
16 125 (4.36%) webpack
17 113 (3.95%) Jasmine
18 111 (3.88%) Gradle
General
1 524 (18.30%) Finance
2 179 (6.25%) Banking
3 104 (3.63%) Marketing
4 102 (3.56%) Retail
5 69 (2.41%) Front Office
6 57 (1.99%) Investment Banking
7 54 (1.89%) Games
8 41 (1.43%) Financial Institution
9 39 (1.36%) Telecoms
10 37 (1.29%) Manufacturing
11 33 (1.15%) Electronics
12 30 (1.05%) Advertising
13 17 (0.59%) Legal
13 17 (0.59%) Publishing
14 14 (0.49%) Law
14 14 (0.49%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.42%) Back Office
16 10 (0.35%) Automotive
17 8 (0.28%) Online Betting
18 4 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1,696 (59.22%) Developer
2 425 (14.84%) Java Developer
3 353 (12.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 234 (8.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 230 (8.03%) Senior Developer
6 198 (6.91%) Full Stack Developer
7 170 (5.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 164 (5.73%) React Developer
9 134 (4.68%) Angular Developer
10 111 (3.88%) .NET Developer
11 102 (3.56%) C# Developer
12 101 (3.53%) Python Developer
13 97 (3.39%) Node.js Developer
14 96 (3.35%) Architect
15 88 (3.07%) AWS Engineer
16 83 (2.90%) AWS DevOps
16 83 (2.90%) Data Engineer
17 80 (2.79%) AWS Developer
18 71 (2.48%) Lead Developer
19 70 (2.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 803 (28.04%) HTML
2 730 (25.49%) CSS
3 564 (19.69%) AngularJS
4 548 (19.13%) Node.js
5 543 (18.96%) REST
6 444 (15.50%) HTML5
7 441 (15.40%) RESTful
8 397 (13.86%) Web Services
9 385 (13.44%) React
10 378 (13.20%) Spring
11 368 (12.85%) .NET
12 340 (11.87%) JSON
13 258 (9.01%) jQuery
13 258 (9.01%) SOAP
14 249 (8.69%) CSS3
15 222 (7.75%) Kafka
16 212 (7.40%) Sass
17 205 (7.16%) Spring Boot
18 172 (6.01%) XML
19 156 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 234 (8.17%) User Experience
2 193 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 172 (6.01%) Greenfield Project
4 140 (4.89%) Mobile App
5 123 (4.29%) Fintech
6 97 (3.39%) Algorithms
7 78 (2.72%) Data Structures
8 68 (2.37%) Virtual Team
9 61 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
10 51 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
11 44 (1.54%) Cloud Native
11 44 (1.54%) Public Cloud
12 40 (1.40%) Data Centre
13 29 (1.01%) Fixed Income
14 28 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
15 24 (0.84%) Clustering
16 21 (0.73%) Replication
17 20 (0.70%) Fat Client
17 20 (0.70%) Management Information System
17 20 (0.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 764 (26.68%) Linux
2 222 (7.75%) Unix
3 210 (7.33%) Windows
4 155 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 101 (3.53%) Android
6 88 (3.07%) Apple iOS
7 53 (1.85%) Ubuntu
8 52 (1.82%) Mac OS X
9 35 (1.22%) Windows Server
10 33 (1.15%) CentOS
11 26 (0.91%) CoreOS
12 24 (0.84%) VMS
13 9 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.24%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.17%) Debian
16 4 (0.14%) Kali Linux
16 4 (0.14%) Solaris
16 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
17 2 (0.070%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,643 (57.37%) Agile Software Development
2 980 (34.22%) DevOps
3 921 (32.16%) TDD
4 643 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
5 642 (22.42%) Scrum
6 607 (21.19%) Test Automation
7 570 (19.90%) Microservices
8 546 (19.06%) BDD
9 321 (11.21%) Front End Development
10 310 (10.82%) Open Source
11 271 (9.46%) MVC
12 257 (8.97%) Problem-Solving
13 253 (8.83%) Unit Testing
14 252 (8.80%) Kanban
15 236 (8.24%) Software Engineering
16 232 (8.10%) Configuration Management
17 224 (7.82%) OO
18 217 (7.58%) Continuous Delivery
19 207 (7.23%) Web Development
20 202 (7.05%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1,043 (36.42%) JavaScript
2 1,023 (35.72%) Java
3 698 (24.37%) Python
4 667 (23.29%) SQL
5 379 (13.23%) C#
6 291 (10.16%) Bash Shell
7 251 (8.76%) Java 8
8 227 (7.93%) Ruby
9 202 (7.05%) TypeScript
10 196 (6.84%) ES6
11 173 (6.04%) Scala
12 139 (4.85%) PHP
13 138 (4.82%) PowerShell
14 128 (4.47%) Go
15 98 (3.42%) Perl
16 96 (3.35%) C++
17 66 (2.30%) Shell Script
18 63 (2.20%) Groovy
19 60 (2.09%) T-SQL
20 43 (1.50%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 324 (11.31%) Security Cleared
2 274 (9.57%) SC Cleared
3 167 (5.83%) Degree
4 108 (3.77%) RHCE
5 52 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 48 (1.68%) AWS Certification
7 42 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
8 40 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 40 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
9 37 (1.29%) CCNP
10 24 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
11 22 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
12 16 (0.56%) DV Cleared
13 13 (0.45%) DBS Check
14 12 (0.42%) ISTQB
14 12 (0.42%) Sun Certification
15 11 (0.38%) Master's Degree
16 8 (0.28%) PhD
17 7 (0.24%) BC Cleared
18 6 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (5.73%) QA
2 48 (1.68%) Data Quality
3 28 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 25 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 24 (0.84%) WCAG
6 11 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
7 7 (0.24%) MiFID
8 6 (0.21%) EMIR
9 5 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
10 4 (0.14%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.10%) GDPR
12 1 (0.035%) FedRAMP
12 1 (0.035%) FISMA
12 1 (0.035%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.035%) PMO
12 1 (0.035%) SLA
12 1 (0.035%) WAI
System Software
1 784 (27.37%) Docker
2 69 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 47 (1.64%) vSphere
5 20 (0.70%) etcd
5 20 (0.70%) flannel
5 20 (0.70%) HDFS
6 19 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (0.63%) SkyDNS
8 16 (0.56%) Ceph
9 15 (0.52%) GlusterFS
10 10 (0.35%) KVM
11 9 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (0.24%) Shibboleth
13 6 (0.21%) Hyper-V
13 6 (0.21%) vCloud
13 6 (0.21%) Xen
14 5 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 5 (0.17%) Squid
15 4 (0.14%) iptables
Systems Management
1 530 (18.51%) Ansible
2 474 (16.55%) Kubernetes
3 335 (11.70%) Puppet
4 295 (10.30%) Terraform
5 285 (9.95%) Opscode Chef
6 81 (2.83%) Kibana
7 57 (1.99%) Grafana
8 52 (1.82%) Packer
9 50 (1.75%) Consul
10 47 (1.64%) logstash
11 45 (1.57%) Docker Swarm
11 45 (1.57%) Prometheus
12 39 (1.36%) SELinux
13 33 (1.15%) Graphite
14 31 (1.08%) Sysdig
15 29 (1.01%) HAProxy
16 28 (0.98%) rkt
17 24 (0.84%) Mesos
18 23 (0.80%) ZABBIX
19 22 (0.77%) Rancher
Vendors
1 252 (8.80%) Microsoft
2 236 (8.24%) Oracle
3 195 (6.81%) Splunk
4 165 (5.76%) Red Hat
5 160 (5.59%) Google
6 97 (3.39%) Qualys
7 95 (3.32%) Atlassian
8 79 (2.76%) VMware
9 69 (2.41%) Adobe
10 54 (1.89%) MuleSoft
11 47 (1.64%) Cisco
11 47 (1.64%) SAP
12 46 (1.61%) New Relic
13 44 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
14 42 (1.47%) SaltStack
15 28 (0.98%) Cypress Semiconductor
16 24 (0.84%) IBM
16 24 (0.84%) Tableau
17 22 (0.77%) AppDynamics
17 22 (0.77%) Perforce