The table below looks at the statistics for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 42 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 17 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.31% 1.16% 1.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.48% 14.52% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £463 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +74.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £433 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £493 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £321
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +12.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -22.22%
Git (software)
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
54 62 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.33% 8.02% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 47
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £419 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Git (software) across the Birmingham region.

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) across the Birmingham region.

Git (software) Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Git (software) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Git (software).

1 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (70.00%) TDD
3 34 (68.00%) Subversion
4 30 (60.00%) BDD
5 28 (56.00%) MVC
6 25 (50.00%) Scrum
7 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
8 22 (44.00%) RESTful
9 21 (42.00%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (40.00%) Python
10 20 (40.00%) Django
10 20 (40.00%) Flask
11 19 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (38.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (38.00%) Linux
11 19 (38.00%) Mentoring
12 18 (36.00%) Debian
12 18 (36.00%) Ubuntu
13 16 (32.00%) Selenium
13 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
13 16 (32.00%) .NET
14 15 (30.00%) SOA
15 13 (26.00%) Microservices
15 13 (26.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
16 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
17 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
17 11 (22.00%) Vagrant
18 10 (20.00%) PHP
18 10 (20.00%) SQL
18 10 (20.00%) HTML

Git (software)
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Git (software) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Git (software). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.00%) Node.js
2 3 (6.00%) WordPress
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (4.00%) PaaS
1 2 (4.00%) Heroku
1 2 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Telnet
1 1 (2.00%) SSH
1 1 (2.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (42.00%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (12.00%) MySQL
5 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (68.00%) Subversion
2 19 (38.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (32.00%) Selenium
4 3 (6.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.00%) Mockito
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.00%) Spock
5 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) JUnit
General
1 7 (14.00%) Games
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (90.00%) Developer
2 19 (38.00%) Python Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Python Developer
5 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (8.00%) C++ Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Magento Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.00%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Manager
9 1 (2.00%) Data Manager
9 1 (2.00%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Database Specialist
9 1 (2.00%) Games Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) RESTful
2 20 (40.00%) Flask
2 20 (40.00%) Django
3 16 (32.00%) .NET
4 10 (20.00%) HTML
5 8 (16.00%) CSS
6 7 (14.00%) jQuery
6 7 (14.00%) HTML5
7 5 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (10.00%) CSS3
7 5 (10.00%) WCF
7 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.00%) XML
8 4 (8.00%) DirectX
9 3 (6.00%) OpenGL
9 3 (6.00%) Sass
9 3 (6.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 18 (36.00%) Debian
2 18 (36.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (70.00%) TDD
3 30 (60.00%) BDD
4 28 (56.00%) MVC
5 25 (50.00%) Scrum
6 19 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (38.00%) Mentoring
7 16 (32.00%) Test Automation
8 15 (30.00%) SOA
9 13 (26.00%) Microservices
9 13 (26.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 10 (20.00%) TOGAF
11 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
12 5 (10.00%) OO
12 5 (10.00%) Web Application Development
13 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
14 3 (6.00%) Open Source
15 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
15 2 (4.00%) OO PHP
15 2 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) Python
2 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.00%) PHP
3 10 (20.00%) SQL
4 7 (14.00%) Ruby
5 6 (12.00%) C++
6 5 (10.00%) C#
7 3 (6.00%) Java
8 1 (2.00%) PHP5
8 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) hybris