Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 35 36
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1 +26
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 3,298 2,537 2,420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.19% 5.89% 5.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.66% 30.65% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,324 1,861 1,741
London median daily rate £505 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.59% +8.33% +5.26%
10th Percentile £369 £350 £319
90th Percentile £625 £625 £600
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 3
London median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -25.93% -
10th Percentile £37.05 £31.25 £34.23
90th Percentile £165.00 £41.38 £55.68
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +10.71%

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 10,097 8,276 7,903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 22.01% 19.21% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,514 6,139 5,795
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £339 £313
90th Percentile £648 £625 £600
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 20
London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -25.29% +56.59%
10th Percentile £17.00 £21.46 £10.00
90th Percentile £165.00 £53.66 £56.15
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £42.45
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.83% +13.20%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +9 637 £500 +0.76% 227
South London +14 256 £491 +10.39% 30
West London +7 137 £500 +1.52% 154
East London +32 85 £500 -4.76% 50
North London +2 4 £438 +31.58% 2
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 1,989 (60.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1,320 (40.02%) Jenkins
3 1,308 (39.66%) Java
4 1,281 (38.84%) JavaScript
5 1,039 (31.50%) DevOps
6 1,033 (31.32%) TDD
7 972 (29.47%) Linux
8 954 (28.93%) HTML
9 913 (27.68%) CSS
10 908 (27.53%) Amazon AWS
11 869 (26.35%) Docker
12 832 (25.23%) Continuous Integration
13 818 (24.80%) Python
14 744 (22.56%) Scrum
15 712 (21.59%) Test Automation
16 690 (20.92%) REST
17 668 (20.25%) Microservices
18 659 (19.98%) JIRA
19 616 (18.68%) AngularJS
20 606 (18.37%) Finance
21 591 (17.92%) SQL
22 575 (17.43%) Maven
23 574 (17.40%) Node.js
24 561 (17.01%) BDD
25 543 (16.46%) HTML5
26 520 (15.77%) React
27 498 (15.10%) Ansible
28 469 (14.22%) RESTful
29 468 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
30 444 (13.46%) 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
1 356 (10.79%) Confluence
2 235 (7.13%) Elasticsearch
3 208 (6.31%) Apache
4 146 (4.43%) Apache Spark
5 142 (4.31%) nginx
6 125 (3.79%) Tomcat
7 78 (2.37%) CMS
8 62 (1.88%) WebSphere
9 56 (1.70%) WildFly
10 55 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
11 49 (1.49%) JBoss
12 47 (1.43%) IIS
13 44 (1.33%) OpenStack
14 40 (1.21%) Jetty
15 36 (1.09%) WordPress
16 34 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 26 (0.79%) Drupal
17 26 (0.79%) Umbraco
17 26 (0.79%) WebLogic
18 24 (0.73%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 41 (1.24%) Photoshop
2 14 (0.42%) MS Visio
3 11 (0.33%) InVision
4 9 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (0.18%) GIMP
6 5 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (0.061%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.030%) HipChat
9 1 (0.030%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (0.55%) Magento
2 8 (0.24%) Endur
3 7 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.12%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.091%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.091%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.091%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 3 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.061%) Distributed Ledger
6 2 (0.061%) Global One
6 2 (0.061%) Kondor
7 1 (0.030%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.030%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.030%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.030%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.030%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.030%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.030%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.030%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.030%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 908 (27.53%) Amazon AWS
2 468 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 307 (9.31%) GitHub
4 183 (5.55%) npm
5 153 (4.64%) Amazon EC2
6 114 (3.46%) Serverless
7 113 (3.43%) Amazon S3
8 96 (2.91%) PaaS
9 94 (2.85%) Google Cloud Platform
10 93 (2.82%) AWS Lambda
11 89 (2.70%) Heroku
12 85 (2.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 73 (2.21%) AWS CloudFormation
14 68 (2.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 64 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
16 61 (1.85%) IaaS
16 61 (1.85%) Route 53
17 46 (1.39%) Amazon ELB
18 43 (1.30%) SaaS
19 40 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 257 (7.79%) HTTP
2 140 (4.24%) DNS
2 140 (4.24%) TCP/IP
3 112 (3.40%) SSL
4 99 (3.00%) Firewall
5 50 (1.52%) Internet
6 48 (1.46%) FTP
7 34 (1.03%) SSH
8 30 (0.91%) AMQP
9 26 (0.79%) Kerberos
10 25 (0.76%) VPN
11 19 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
11 19 (0.58%) SMTP
12 15 (0.45%) DHCP
12 15 (0.45%) OpenLDAP
12 15 (0.45%) SMS
13 13 (0.39%) BIG-IP
14 12 (0.36%) HTTPS
15 10 (0.30%) LAN
15 10 (0.30%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 399 (12.10%) PostgreSQL
2 390 (11.83%) Relational Database
3 325 (9.85%) NoSQL
4 304 (9.22%) MySQL
5 300 (9.10%) MongoDB
6 297 (9.01%) SQL Server
7 165 (5.00%) Big Data
8 157 (4.76%) Hadoop
9 146 (4.43%) RDBMS
10 106 (3.21%) Redis
11 105 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
12 66 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
13 60 (1.82%) HBase
14 54 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
15 50 (1.52%) Cosmos DB
16 46 (1.39%) Apache Hive
17 44 (1.33%) Data Lake
18 43 (1.30%) Oracle Database
19 41 (1.24%) Power BI
20 36 (1.09%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1,320 (40.02%) Jenkins
2 659 (19.98%) JIRA
3 575 (17.43%) Maven
4 335 (10.16%) Subversion
5 313 (9.49%) JUnit
6 304 (9.22%) Selenium
7 272 (8.25%) Cucumber
8 246 (7.46%) TeamCity
9 197 (5.97%) Gradle
10 193 (5.85%) Mockito
11 192 (5.82%) webpack
12 180 (5.46%) gulp
12 180 (5.46%) Sonatype Nexus
13 175 (5.31%) SonarQube
14 168 (5.09%) GitLab
15 159 (4.82%) Visual Studio
16 156 (4.73%) Artifactory
17 153 (4.64%) Visual Studio Team System
18 150 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
19 130 (3.94%) Bitbucket
General
1 606 (18.37%) Finance
2 307 (9.31%) Banking
3 154 (4.67%) Retail
4 88 (2.67%) Investment Banking
5 86 (2.61%) Front Office
6 49 (1.49%) Marketing
7 45 (1.36%) Games
8 36 (1.09%) Financial Institution
9 33 (1.00%) Advertising
10 25 (0.76%) Telecoms
11 24 (0.73%) Legal
11 24 (0.73%) Publishing
12 21 (0.64%) Back Office
13 12 (0.36%) Law
13 12 (0.36%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.33%) Electronics
15 7 (0.21%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.18%) French Language
17 5 (0.15%) Prime Brokerage
18 4 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2,096 (63.55%) Developer
2 558 (16.92%) Java Developer
3 475 (14.40%) DevOps Engineer
4 288 (8.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 263 (7.97%) Senior Developer
6 197 (5.97%) React Developer
7 182 (5.52%) JavaScript Developer
8 158 (4.79%) AWS DevOps
9 152 (4.61%) .NET Developer
10 143 (4.34%) AWS Engineer
11 135 (4.09%) Angular Developer
12 128 (3.88%) Full Stack Developer
13 126 (3.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 126 (3.82%) Node.js Developer
14 122 (3.70%) C# Developer
14 122 (3.70%) Python Developer
15 115 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
16 87 (2.64%) Agile Developer
17 72 (2.18%) Architect
17 72 (2.18%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 954 (28.93%) HTML
2 913 (27.68%) CSS
3 690 (20.92%) REST
4 616 (18.68%) AngularJS
5 574 (17.40%) Node.js
6 543 (16.46%) HTML5
7 520 (15.77%) React
8 469 (14.22%) RESTful
9 444 (13.46%) Spring
10 424 (12.86%) Web Services
11 378 (11.46%) .NET
12 370 (11.22%) JSON
13 368 (11.16%) CSS3
14 288 (8.73%) Sass
15 255 (7.73%) jQuery
16 215 (6.52%) Kafka
17 207 (6.28%) Hibernate
18 206 (6.25%) JMS
19 205 (6.22%) Redux
19 205 (6.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 334 (10.13%) User Experience
2 193 (5.85%) Linux Command Line
3 190 (5.76%) Greenfield Project
4 189 (5.73%) Fintech
5 171 (5.18%) Computer Science
6 163 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
7 157 (4.76%) Mobile App
8 126 (3.82%) Algorithms
9 83 (2.52%) Data Structures
10 62 (1.88%) Fixed Income
11 57 (1.73%) iPad
12 56 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
13 47 (1.43%) Virtual Team
14 45 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
15 40 (1.21%) Equities
16 36 (1.09%) Derivative
17 35 (1.06%) Cloud Native
18 32 (0.97%) Public Cloud
19 26 (0.79%) Wiki
20 24 (0.73%) HoloLens
Operating Systems
1 972 (29.47%) Linux
2 435 (13.19%) Unix
3 268 (8.13%) Windows
4 172 (5.22%) Apple iOS
5 154 (4.67%) Android
6 116 (3.52%) CentOS
7 98 (2.97%) Ubuntu
8 56 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 56 (1.70%) VMS
9 50 (1.52%) Windows Server
10 40 (1.21%) CoreOS
10 40 (1.21%) Mac OS X
11 19 (0.58%) Debian
12 16 (0.49%) Solaris
13 13 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (0.30%) Fedora
15 9 (0.27%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.27%) SUSE
15 9 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 8 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,989 (60.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1,039 (31.50%) DevOps
3 1,033 (31.32%) TDD
4 832 (25.23%) Continuous Integration
5 744 (22.56%) Scrum
6 712 (21.59%) Test Automation
7 668 (20.25%) Microservices
8 561 (17.01%) BDD
9 444 (13.46%) OO
10 383 (11.61%) Front End Development
11 378 (11.46%) MVC
12 374 (11.34%) Configuration Management
13 321 (9.73%) Open Source
14 280 (8.49%) Continuous Delivery
14 280 (8.49%) Unit Testing
15 277 (8.40%) Problem-Solving
16 274 (8.31%) E-Commerce
17 261 (7.91%) Web Development
18 251 (7.61%) Software Engineering
19 246 (7.46%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1,308 (39.66%) Java
2 1,281 (38.84%) JavaScript
3 818 (24.80%) Python
4 591 (17.92%) SQL
5 397 (12.04%) C#
6 339 (10.28%) Ruby
7 333 (10.10%) Bash Shell
8 318 (9.64%) Java 8
9 233 (7.06%) Scala
10 222 (6.73%) ES6
11 208 (6.31%) Perl
12 180 (5.46%) TypeScript
13 169 (5.12%) Go
14 136 (4.12%) PHP
15 129 (3.91%) PowerShell
16 128 (3.88%) Groovy
17 96 (2.91%) Shell Script
18 91 (2.76%) C++
19 78 (2.37%) C
20 69 (2.09%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 340 (10.31%) Security Cleared
2 304 (9.22%) SC Cleared
3 186 (5.64%) Degree
4 82 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 39 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 38 (1.15%) AWS Certification
7 18 (0.55%) Master's Degree
8 17 (0.52%) DV Cleared
9 12 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (0.36%) PhD
10 10 (0.30%) CCNA
10 10 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.21%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.18%) CCNP
12 6 (0.18%) CTC Cleared
12 6 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
13 5 (0.15%) ISEB
14 4 (0.12%) MCSE
15 3 (0.091%) DBS Check
16 2 (0.061%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (4.85%) QA
2 56 (1.70%) GCP
3 16 (0.49%) Data Quality
3 16 (0.49%) MiFID
4 13 (0.39%) GDPR
4 13 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
5 10 (0.30%) SLA
6 6 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.18%) WCAG
7 5 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.15%) EMIR
8 4 (0.12%) PMO
9 2 (0.061%) WAI
10 1 (0.030%) PSD2
System Software
1 869 (26.35%) Docker
2 54 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (1.24%) Active Directory
4 34 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 30 (0.91%) etcd
5 30 (0.91%) flannel
5 30 (0.91%) HDFS
6 22 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
7 21 (0.64%) vCloud
8 19 (0.58%) vSphere
9 15 (0.45%) VirtualBox
9 15 (0.45%) Xen
10 13 (0.39%) Squid
11 10 (0.30%) SkyDNS
12 9 (0.27%) Ceph
12 9 (0.27%) GlusterFS
12 9 (0.27%) KVM
12 9 (0.27%) Postfix
13 6 (0.18%) NFS
14 5 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 498 (15.10%) Ansible
2 437 (13.25%) Puppet
3 423 (12.83%) Kubernetes
4 303 (9.19%) Terraform
5 215 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
6 94 (2.85%) Kibana
7 88 (2.67%) logstash
8 71 (2.15%) Mesos
9 69 (2.09%) Salt
10 65 (1.97%) Consul
11 64 (1.94%) Docker Swarm
12 60 (1.82%) Prometheus
13 59 (1.79%) Grafana
13 59 (1.79%) HAProxy
13 59 (1.79%) Nagios
13 59 (1.79%) ZABBIX
14 46 (1.39%) Packer
15 32 (0.97%) Sysdig
16 30 (0.91%) rkt
17 29 (0.88%) Marathon
Vendors
1 241 (7.31%) Microsoft
2 197 (5.97%) Oracle
3 116 (3.52%) Google
4 101 (3.06%) Atlassian
5 89 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 77 (2.33%) VMware
7 72 (2.18%) Splunk
8 68 (2.06%) New Relic
9 62 (1.88%) Adobe
10 53 (1.61%) IBM
11 52 (1.58%) Hortonworks
12 51 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
13 50 (1.52%) Sybase
14 42 (1.27%) AppDynamics
15 34 (1.03%) MuleSoft
16 30 (0.91%) Cloudera
17 27 (0.82%) SaltStack
18 26 (0.79%) hybris
18 26 (0.79%) SAP
19 25 (0.76%) Perforce