Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 35 37 31
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6 -7
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 1,798 1,024 2,579
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 6.06% 6.31% 6.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.36% 30.31% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,224 696 1,827
10th Percentile £400 £391 £400
25th Percentile £463 £450 £454
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £528 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.27% +0.48% +5.00%
75th Percentile £638 £613 £600
90th Percentile £700 £700 £684
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 10
10th Percentile £54.32 £45.90 £22.15
25th Percentile £60.00 £47.25 £44.69
Median hourly rate £61.50 £52.50 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year +17.14% +5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £68.36 £57.31 £53.75
90th Percentile £80.75 £59.68 £56.50
England median hourly rate £56.50 £46.71 £50.00
% change year-on-year +20.97% -6.59% +11.73%

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 5,734 3,378 8,096
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.33% 20.80% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,023 2,485 5,797
10th Percentile £400 £375 £363
25th Percentile £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £638 £625 £600
90th Percentile £713 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 26
10th Percentile £28.50 £32.75 £18.78
25th Percentile £39.00 £45.25 £23.25
Median hourly rate £60.00 £51.00 £47.83
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.63% +9.33%
75th Percentile £68.00 £63.75 £53.75
90th Percentile £69.00 £65.25 £56.00
England median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +9 264 £525 -4.55% 180
West London +4 29 £600 +10.09% 56
South London -13 18 £513 +2.50% 13
East London +6 16 £480 +2.67% 34
North London +5 1 - - 4
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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).

1 924 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 681 (37.88%) DevOps
3 667 (37.10%) Jenkins
4 647 (35.98%) Java
5 627 (34.87%) Python
6 544 (30.26%) Azure
7 518 (28.81%) JavaScript
8 517 (28.75%) SQL
9 489 (27.20%) AWS
10 478 (26.59%) TDD
11 447 (24.86%) Finance
12 433 (24.08%) Docker
13 402 (22.36%) Microservices
14 383 (21.30%) JIRA
15 374 (20.80%) Test Automation
16 355 (19.74%) Scrum
17 335 (18.63%) HTML
18 318 (17.69%) AngularJS
19 312 (17.35%) Social Skills
20 311 (17.30%) Linux
21 302 (16.80%) Banking
22 298 (16.57%) React
23 296 (16.46%) Kubernetes
24 291 (16.18%) Software Engineering
25 287 (15.96%) CSS
26 285 (15.85%) .NET
27 277 (15.41%) C#
28 274 (15.24%) REST
29 273 (15.18%) Node.js
30 270 (15.02%) Continuous Integration

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
1 151 (8.40%) Confluence
2 97 (5.39%) Apache Spark
3 61 (3.39%) Apache
4 55 (3.06%) Tomcat
5 37 (2.06%) CMS
6 31 (1.72%) Apache Airflow
7 29 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
8 28 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
9 25 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 24 (1.33%) JBoss
10 24 (1.33%) nginx
11 22 (1.22%) WebSphere
12 21 (1.17%) WebLogic
13 19 (1.06%) IIS
14 17 (0.95%) OpenStack
15 16 (0.89%) Jetty
16 14 (0.78%) SharePoint
17 13 (0.72%) Headless CMS
18 10 (0.56%) Drupal
18 10 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (0.56%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.11%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.11%) Figma
4 2 (0.11%) GIMP
4 2 (0.11%) InVision
4 2 (0.11%) Sketch
5 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.056%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (0.83%) SunGard Martini
2 12 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.28%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.17%) Magento
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.17%) Shopify
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.11%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.11%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.056%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.056%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.056%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 544 (30.26%) Azure
2 489 (27.20%) AWS
3 193 (10.73%) GitHub
4 157 (8.73%) GCP
5 138 (7.68%) Serverless
6 79 (4.39%) AWS Lambda
7 78 (4.34%) IaaS
8 76 (4.23%) PaaS
9 71 (3.95%) AWS CloudFormation
10 54 (3.00%) Power Platform
11 49 (2.73%) OpenShift
12 47 (2.61%) Azure Functions
13 44 (2.45%) Amazon S3
14 42 (2.34%) npm
15 37 (2.06%) SaaS
16 36 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
17 34 (1.89%) Azure Data Factory
18 29 (1.61%) Azure Cosmos DB
19 26 (1.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 24 (1.33%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 61 (3.39%) HTTP
2 31 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 25 (1.39%) DNS
4 21 (1.17%) Internet
5 19 (1.06%) Firewall
6 16 (0.89%) SSL
7 12 (0.67%) Kerberos
7 12 (0.67%) VPN
8 9 (0.50%) IPv4
8 9 (0.50%) Network Security
9 6 (0.33%) Broadband
10 5 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.22%) FTP
11 4 (0.22%) LAN
11 4 (0.22%) NAS
11 4 (0.22%) OSPF
11 4 (0.22%) SAN
11 4 (0.22%) WAN
11 4 (0.22%) Wireless
12 3 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (8.62%) NoSQL
2 148 (8.23%) SQL Server
3 113 (6.28%) MongoDB
3 113 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
4 96 (5.34%) Relational Database
5 77 (4.28%) Big Data
6 67 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
7 64 (3.56%) MySQL
8 60 (3.34%) Hadoop
9 59 (3.28%) Oracle Database
10 58 (3.23%) Redis
11 44 (2.45%) Tableau
12 43 (2.39%) Power BI
13 41 (2.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 40 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
15 39 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
16 37 (2.06%) BigQuery
17 34 (1.89%) Data Lake
17 34 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
18 31 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 667 (37.10%) Jenkins
2 383 (21.30%) JIRA
3 244 (13.57%) Maven
4 147 (8.18%) Bitbucket
5 146 (8.12%) Subversion
6 145 (8.06%) TeamCity
7 122 (6.79%) Visual Studio
8 119 (6.62%) JUnit
9 104 (5.78%) Cucumber
10 95 (5.28%) GitLab
11 86 (4.78%) Gradle
12 74 (4.12%) Mockito
13 72 (4.00%) Artifactory
14 69 (3.84%) Jasmine
15 68 (3.78%) Selenium
16 63 (3.50%) Sonatype Nexus
17 61 (3.39%) IntelliJ
18 55 (3.06%) Octopus Deploy
19 53 (2.95%) Cypress.io
19 53 (2.95%) Eclipse
General
1 447 (24.86%) Finance
2 312 (17.35%) Social Skills
3 302 (16.80%) Banking
4 164 (9.12%) Investment Banking
5 133 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
6 132 (7.34%) Front Office
7 62 (3.45%) Marketing
7 62 (3.45%) Public Sector
8 45 (2.50%) Retail
9 44 (2.45%) Presentation Skills
10 36 (2.00%) Back Office
11 32 (1.78%) Manufacturing
12 30 (1.67%) Telecoms
13 23 (1.28%) Financial Institution
14 22 (1.22%) Documentation Skills
15 20 (1.11%) Influencing Skills
16 18 (1.00%) Electronics
17 17 (0.95%) Legal
18 16 (0.89%) Publishing
18 16 (0.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 992 (55.17%) Developer
2 242 (13.46%) Java Developer
3 174 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 159 (8.84%) Senior Developer
5 99 (5.51%) C# Developer
6 93 (5.17%) Data Engineer
7 92 (5.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 89 (4.95%) Full Stack Developer
9 85 (4.73%) Software Engineer
10 75 (4.17%) .NET Developer
11 68 (3.78%) Architect
12 66 (3.67%) Senior Java Developer
13 63 (3.50%) React Developer
14 59 (3.28%) Angular Developer
15 56 (3.11%) Cloud Engineer
16 52 (2.89%) Python Developer
17 49 (2.73%) AWS Engineer
18 48 (2.67%) Backend Developer
19 45 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
20 44 (2.45%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (18.63%) HTML
2 318 (17.69%) AngularJS
3 298 (16.57%) React
4 287 (15.96%) CSS
5 285 (15.85%) .NET
6 274 (15.24%) REST
7 273 (15.18%) Node.js
8 266 (14.79%) Spring
9 217 (12.07%) RESTful
10 213 (11.85%) Web Services
11 188 (10.46%) Kafka
12 177 (9.84%) JSON
13 176 (9.79%) HTML5
14 144 (8.01%) Spring Boot
15 138 (7.68%) XML
16 105 (5.84%) Sass
17 99 (5.51%) Vue.js
18 95 (5.28%) Redux
19 94 (5.23%) .NET Framework
20 92 (5.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 113 (6.28%) User Experience
2 74 (4.12%) Fixed Income
3 66 (3.67%) Cloud Native
4 51 (2.84%) Derivative
5 47 (2.61%) Algorithms
5 47 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 46 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
6 46 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
7 45 (2.50%) Management Information System
8 40 (2.22%) Data Structures
9 34 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
9 34 (1.89%) Public Cloud
10 30 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 27 (1.50%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 25 (1.39%) Hedge funds
13 21 (1.17%) Virtual Team
14 19 (1.06%) Data Centre
14 19 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
15 15 (0.83%) Clustering
15 15 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 311 (17.30%) Linux
2 163 (9.07%) Unix
3 139 (7.73%) Windows
4 62 (3.45%) Android
5 50 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 40 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (1.17%) CentOS
7 21 (1.17%) Windows Server
8 18 (1.00%) Ubuntu
9 17 (0.95%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.39%) Solaris
10 7 (0.39%) VMS
11 5 (0.28%) CoreOS
11 5 (0.28%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.22%) Debian
13 3 (0.17%) OpenWrt
13 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2016
13 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 924 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 681 (37.88%) DevOps
3 478 (26.59%) TDD
4 402 (22.36%) Microservices
5 374 (20.80%) Test Automation
6 355 (19.74%) Scrum
7 291 (16.18%) Software Engineering
8 270 (15.02%) Continuous Integration
9 257 (14.29%) BDD
10 223 (12.40%) Unit Testing
11 171 (9.51%) Problem-Solving
12 162 (9.01%) Analytics
13 152 (8.45%) MVC
14 144 (8.01%) OO
15 136 (7.56%) SDLC
16 123 (6.84%) Front End Development
17 109 (6.06%) Web Development
18 103 (5.73%) Kanban
18 103 (5.73%) User Stories
19 100 (5.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 647 (35.98%) Java
2 627 (34.87%) Python
3 518 (28.81%) JavaScript
4 517 (28.75%) SQL
5 277 (15.41%) C#
6 207 (11.51%) TypeScript
7 121 (6.73%) PowerShell
8 112 (6.23%) Java 8
9 102 (5.67%) Bash Shell
10 101 (5.62%) Scala
11 82 (4.56%) C++
12 76 (4.23%) PHP
13 74 (4.12%) Ruby
14 71 (3.95%) Go
15 64 (3.56%) Kotlin
16 61 (3.39%) ES6
17 58 (3.23%) Shell Script
18 38 (2.11%) C
19 37 (2.06%) Java 11
19 37 (2.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 125 (6.95%) Degree
2 86 (4.78%) Security Cleared
3 71 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 47 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (1.06%) AWS Certification
5 19 (1.06%) PhD
6 18 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
7 16 (0.89%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.44%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.28%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.22%) SAFe Agilist
11 3 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.17%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.17%) ISEB
11 3 (0.17%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.11%) SANS
13 1 (0.056%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (6.06%) QA
2 56 (3.11%) Accessibility
3 25 (1.39%) GDPR
4 10 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.22%) MiFID
7 4 (0.22%) WCAG
8 3 (0.17%) ISO 20022
8 3 (0.17%) PMO
8 3 (0.17%) SLA
9 2 (0.11%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 15022
9 2 (0.11%) NIST
10 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.056%) JTAG
10 1 (0.056%) PSD2
10 1 (0.056%) Section 508
10 1 (0.056%) SNOMED CT
10 1 (0.056%) WAI
System Software
1 433 (24.08%) Docker
2 39 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
4 19 (1.06%) Active Directory
5 15 (0.83%) HDFS
6 10 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 9 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.33%) NFS
9 5 (0.28%) vSphere
10 4 (0.22%) Ceph
11 3 (0.17%) iptables
12 2 (0.11%) Firmware
12 2 (0.11%) KVM
12 2 (0.11%) OpenAM
12 2 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
12 2 (0.11%) Varnish
12 2 (0.11%) Veritas File System
12 2 (0.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.056%) RACF
13 1 (0.056%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 296 (16.46%) Kubernetes
2 264 (14.68%) Ansible
3 206 (11.46%) Terraform
4 97 (5.39%) Puppet
5 77 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
6 49 (2.73%) Grafana
7 38 (2.11%) Prometheus
8 25 (1.39%) Packer
9 24 (1.33%) Kibana
10 23 (1.28%) Istio
11 18 (1.00%) BladeLogic
12 16 (0.89%) Control-M
13 11 (0.61%) vRealize Orchestrator
14 9 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
14 9 (0.50%) Mesos
14 9 (0.50%) Tivoli
15 7 (0.39%) Argo
15 7 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
15 7 (0.39%) logstash
16 6 (0.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 184 (10.23%) Oracle
2 118 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 103 (5.73%) Google
4 61 (3.39%) VMware
5 47 (2.61%) Databricks
5 47 (2.61%) Splunk
6 42 (2.34%) Atlassian
7 39 (2.17%) IBM
8 33 (1.84%) SAP
9 32 (1.78%) CA Agile Central
10 31 (1.72%) Red Hat
10 31 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
11 30 (1.67%) Adobe
12 25 (1.39%) New Relic
13 22 (1.22%) CA
14 20 (1.11%) TIBCO
15 19 (1.06%) DevExpress
16 17 (0.95%) Informatica
17 16 (0.89%) Dynatrace
17 16 (0.89%) FIS