Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 24 35
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 +2
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 2,460 3,297 2,512
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.15% 7.19% 5.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.75% 32.62% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,722 2,323 1,845
London median daily rate £525 £505 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +3.59% +8.33%
10th Percentile £400 £369 £350
90th Percentile £675 £625 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 4
London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +42.86% -25.93%
England median hourly rate £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.41% - +9.68%

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 7,748 10,106 8,206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.36% 22.03% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,482 7,515 6,086
London median daily rate £520 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £339
90th Percentile £675 £648 £625
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 25 33
London median hourly rate £44.92 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.19% +38.46% -25.29%
10th Percentile £20.05 £17.00 £21.22
90th Percentile £58.60 £165.00 £53.90
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -2.83%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -12 455 £513 +2.50% 200
South London -1 158 £513 +4.33% 31
West London +3 121 £475 -5.00% 94
East London +1 85 £550 +10.00% 44
North London 0 6 £525 +20.00% 13
Git (software)
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 1,495 (60.77%) Agile Software Development
2 1,017 (41.34%) Jenkins
3 946 (38.46%) DevOps
4 919 (37.36%) JavaScript
5 841 (34.19%) Java
6 743 (30.20%) Amazon AWS
7 699 (28.41%) Linux
8 693 (28.17%) TDD
9 674 (27.40%) Python
10 655 (26.63%) HTML
11 637 (25.89%) Scrum
12 620 (25.20%) CSS
13 612 (24.88%) Docker
14 588 (23.90%) Microsoft Azure
15 572 (23.25%) SQL
16 557 (22.64%) JIRA
17 544 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
18 510 (20.73%) Test Automation
19 498 (20.24%) Microservices
20 467 (18.98%) Finance
21 428 (17.40%) AngularJS
22 424 (17.24%) Node.js
23 421 (17.11%) Kubernetes
24 401 (16.30%) REST
25 370 (15.04%) React
26 367 (14.92%) BDD
27 358 (14.55%) Ansible
28 348 (14.15%) HTML5
29 336 (13.66%) RESTful
30 333 (13.54%) Terraform

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
1 270 (10.98%) Confluence
2 173 (7.03%) Elasticsearch
3 154 (6.26%) Apache
4 112 (4.55%) Apache Spark
5 73 (2.97%) nginx
6 62 (2.52%) Tomcat
7 54 (2.20%) CMS
8 40 (1.63%) Apache Solr
8 40 (1.63%) SharePoint
9 36 (1.46%) Drupal
10 32 (1.30%) JBoss
11 31 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 26 (1.06%) OpenStack
13 22 (0.89%) WordPress
14 19 (0.77%) WebSphere
15 17 (0.69%) IIS
15 17 (0.69%) Mule
16 16 (0.65%) Magnolia
17 15 (0.61%) Jetty
18 14 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (1.30%) Photoshop
2 15 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (0.61%) Sketch
3 10 (0.41%) Zeplin
4 9 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (0.33%) Chatbot
6 7 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.081%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.081%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.041%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.041%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 16 (0.65%) Magento
2 10 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.41%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 5 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.16%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.081%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.081%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.081%) MultiChain
6 2 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.081%) Quorum
6 2 (0.081%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.041%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.041%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.041%) R3 Corda
7 1 (0.041%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 743 (30.20%) Amazon AWS
2 588 (23.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 243 (9.88%) GitHub
4 153 (6.22%) Serverless
5 144 (5.85%) Amazon S3
6 140 (5.69%) AWS CloudFormation
7 129 (5.24%) Amazon EC2
8 127 (5.16%) AWS Lambda
9 115 (4.67%) Google Cloud Platform
10 105 (4.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 98 (3.98%) Amazon SQS
12 93 (3.78%) PaaS
13 90 (3.66%) npm
14 84 (3.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 82 (3.33%) Datadog
16 78 (3.17%) OpenShift
17 74 (3.01%) Amazon ECS
18 61 (2.48%) Power Platform
19 57 (2.32%) CloudFront
20 53 (2.15%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 93 (3.78%) HTTP
2 45 (1.83%) TCP/IP
2 45 (1.83%) VPN
3 40 (1.63%) DNS
4 35 (1.42%) FTP
5 31 (1.26%) Internet
6 29 (1.18%) Firewall
7 24 (0.98%) SSL
8 9 (0.37%) SSH
9 8 (0.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (0.28%) DHCP
10 7 (0.28%) WAN
11 6 (0.24%) Kerberos
11 6 (0.24%) Network Security
12 5 (0.20%) AMQP
12 5 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.20%) NetScaler
13 4 (0.16%) Bluetooth
13 4 (0.16%) NFC
13 4 (0.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 204 (8.29%) PostgreSQL
3 186 (7.56%) MySQL
4 157 (6.38%) Big Data
4 157 (6.38%) Relational Database
5 154 (6.26%) MongoDB
6 114 (4.63%) NoSQL
7 104 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
8 84 (3.41%) Hadoop
9 69 (2.80%) Redis
10 66 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
11 60 (2.44%) Power BI
12 55 (2.24%) RDBMS
13 52 (2.11%) Azure SQL Database
14 45 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 45 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 43 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
16 41 (1.67%) Cosmos DB
17 39 (1.59%) Data Lake
18 34 (1.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1,017 (41.34%) Jenkins
2 557 (22.64%) JIRA
3 298 (12.11%) Maven
4 237 (9.63%) Subversion
5 206 (8.37%) Sonatype Nexus
6 184 (7.48%) Selenium
7 178 (7.24%) Bitbucket
8 173 (7.03%) JUnit
9 164 (6.67%) TeamCity
10 154 (6.26%) Cucumber
11 139 (5.65%) Visual Studio Team System
12 133 (5.41%) Mockito
13 123 (5.00%) SonarQube
14 122 (4.96%) gulp
15 114 (4.63%) Grunt
15 114 (4.63%) webpack
16 102 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
17 98 (3.98%) Jasmine
18 93 (3.78%) GitLab
19 87 (3.54%) Gradle
General
1 467 (18.98%) Finance
2 217 (8.82%) Banking
3 122 (4.96%) Retail
4 119 (4.84%) Marketing
5 59 (2.40%) Games
6 58 (2.36%) Investment Banking
7 39 (1.59%) Front Office
8 34 (1.38%) Telecoms
9 29 (1.18%) Electronics
9 29 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 22 (0.89%) Financial Institution
11 18 (0.73%) Legal
12 17 (0.69%) Publishing
13 14 (0.57%) Retail Banking
14 13 (0.53%) Advertising
15 10 (0.41%) Law
16 8 (0.33%) Automotive
16 8 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.20%) Online Betting
18 4 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1,418 (57.64%) Developer
2 389 (15.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 287 (11.67%) Java Developer
4 220 (8.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 184 (7.48%) Senior Developer
6 159 (6.46%) React Developer
7 128 (5.20%) JavaScript Developer
8 126 (5.12%) AWS Engineer
9 117 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
10 111 (4.51%) Angular Developer
11 105 (4.27%) AWS DevOps
12 103 (4.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 100 (4.07%) .NET Developer
14 87 (3.54%) Python Developer
15 79 (3.21%) Cloud Engineer
16 78 (3.17%) Data Engineer
17 77 (3.13%) Architect
18 72 (2.93%) C# Developer
19 69 (2.80%) Azure Developer
20 59 (2.40%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 655 (26.63%) HTML
2 620 (25.20%) CSS
3 428 (17.40%) AngularJS
4 424 (17.24%) Node.js
5 401 (16.30%) REST
6 370 (15.04%) React
7 348 (14.15%) HTML5
8 336 (13.66%) RESTful
9 306 (12.44%) .NET
10 290 (11.79%) Web Services
11 281 (11.42%) Spring
12 274 (11.14%) JSON
13 260 (10.57%) Kafka
14 209 (8.50%) CSS3
15 201 (8.17%) Redux
16 183 (7.44%) Sass
17 182 (7.40%) SOAP
18 175 (7.11%) Spring Boot
19 172 (6.99%) jQuery
20 141 (5.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 226 (9.19%) User Experience
2 166 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
3 150 (6.10%) Mobile App
4 70 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
5 62 (2.52%) Linux Command Line
6 58 (2.36%) Data Structures
7 53 (2.15%) Public Cloud
8 49 (1.99%) Self-Motivation
9 48 (1.95%) Cloud Native
10 45 (1.83%) Virtual Team
11 43 (1.75%) Algorithms
12 39 (1.59%) Data Centre
12 39 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
13 32 (1.30%) Replication
14 22 (0.89%) Online Games
15 20 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
16 18 (0.73%) PKI
16 18 (0.73%) STB
17 17 (0.69%) Credit Risk
18 16 (0.65%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 699 (28.41%) Linux
2 195 (7.93%) Unix
3 178 (7.24%) Windows
4 130 (5.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 108 (4.39%) Android
6 100 (4.07%) Apple iOS
7 61 (2.48%) Windows Server
8 53 (2.15%) Ubuntu
9 52 (2.11%) Mac OS X
10 40 (1.63%) CentOS
11 12 (0.49%) CoreOS
12 11 (0.45%) VMS
13 8 (0.33%) Debian
13 8 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.24%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.20%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (0.16%) Kali Linux
16 4 (0.16%) Solaris
17 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,495 (60.77%) Agile Software Development
2 946 (38.46%) DevOps
3 693 (28.17%) TDD
4 637 (25.89%) Scrum
5 544 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
6 510 (20.73%) Test Automation
7 498 (20.24%) Microservices
8 367 (14.92%) BDD
9 324 (13.17%) Front End Development
10 259 (10.53%) Kanban
11 218 (8.86%) Open Source
12 205 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
13 189 (7.68%) Continuous Delivery
14 182 (7.40%) MVC
15 180 (7.32%) OO
16 178 (7.24%) SDLC
17 176 (7.15%) Unit Testing
18 162 (6.59%) Migration
19 157 (6.38%) Configuration Management
20 145 (5.89%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 919 (37.36%) JavaScript
2 841 (34.19%) Java
3 674 (27.40%) Python
4 572 (23.25%) SQL
5 325 (13.21%) C#
6 272 (11.06%) Bash Shell
7 202 (8.21%) TypeScript
8 199 (8.09%) Java 8
9 179 (7.28%) Ruby
10 167 (6.79%) PowerShell
11 157 (6.38%) ES6
12 128 (5.20%) Shell Script
13 118 (4.80%) Scala
14 110 (4.47%) PHP
15 99 (4.02%) Perl
16 85 (3.46%) T-SQL
17 84 (3.41%) Go
18 79 (3.21%) C++
19 56 (2.28%) Groovy
20 49 (1.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 291 (11.83%) Security Cleared
2 239 (9.72%) SC Cleared
3 129 (5.24%) Degree
4 55 (2.24%) AWS Certification
5 39 (1.59%) RHCE
6 33 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
7 19 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
8 16 (0.65%) CTC Cleared
8 16 (0.65%) DBS Check
9 10 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (0.37%) Master's Degree
11 8 (0.33%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.28%) CCNP
13 6 (0.24%) PhD
14 5 (0.20%) ISTQB
15 4 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
17 2 (0.081%) CCIE
18 1 (0.041%) MCSE
18 1 (0.041%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (5.28%) QA
2 43 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 17 (0.69%) WCAG
4 7 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (0.16%) NIST
5 4 (0.16%) PSD2
6 3 (0.12%) GDPR
7 2 (0.081%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.081%) EMIR
7 2 (0.081%) MiFID
8 1 (0.041%) SLA
8 1 (0.041%) WAI
System Software
1 612 (24.88%) Docker
2 71 (2.89%) Active Directory
3 59 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (1.26%) vSphere
5 22 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (0.49%) HDFS
7 11 (0.45%) KVM
8 9 (0.37%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.28%) Xen
10 6 (0.24%) vCloud
11 5 (0.20%) Postfix
11 5 (0.20%) Squid
12 4 (0.16%) Varnish
12 4 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.12%) pfSense
13 3 (0.12%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.12%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.081%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 421 (17.11%) Kubernetes
2 358 (14.55%) Ansible
3 333 (13.54%) Terraform
4 212 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
5 176 (7.15%) Puppet
6 68 (2.76%) Consul
7 64 (2.60%) Packer
8 44 (1.79%) Kibana
9 31 (1.26%) Grafana
9 31 (1.26%) ZABBIX
10 29 (1.18%) logstash
11 26 (1.06%) Salt
12 21 (0.85%) Nagios
13 19 (0.77%) Prometheus
14 17 (0.69%) Graphite
15 15 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
15 15 (0.61%) Mesos
15 15 (0.61%) Suricata
16 14 (0.57%) Sysdig
17 13 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 239 (9.72%) Microsoft
2 224 (9.11%) Oracle
3 136 (5.53%) Red Hat
4 99 (4.02%) Atlassian
5 97 (3.94%) Google
6 89 (3.62%) Splunk
7 87 (3.54%) SAP
8 75 (3.05%) VMware
9 64 (2.60%) MuleSoft
10 60 (2.44%) IBM
10 60 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
11 47 (1.91%) Adobe
12 44 (1.79%) Informatica
13 42 (1.71%) Tableau
14 34 (1.38%) IBM Sterling
15 32 (1.30%) ServiceNow
16 25 (1.02%) Cisco
17 24 (0.98%) Qualys
18 23 (0.93%) SaltStack
19 19 (0.77%) New Relic