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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 53 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.88% 0.65% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.14% 9.30% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £268 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.87% -2.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+24.61% -9.72%
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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
35 43 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.14% 6.97% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 31
Average daily rate £400 £325 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £34.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) jQuery
4 8 (57.14%) HTML5
4 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) Subversion
6 5 (35.71%) UNIX
6 5 (35.71%) Mac OS X
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) Ruby
6 5 (35.71%) Web Development
7 4 (28.57%) Ajax
7 4 (28.57%) JIRA
7 4 (28.57%) Android
7 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
7 4 (28.57%) PhoneGap
7 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (28.57%) OOP
7 4 (28.57%) Python
7 4 (28.57%) XHTML
7 4 (28.57%) SOA
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) Ant
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (28.57%) Sass

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Subversion
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Ant
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) jQuery
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 4 (28.57%) Ajax
4 4 (28.57%) PhoneGap
4 4 (28.57%) XHTML
4 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (28.57%) Sass
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Yii
6 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
1 5 (35.71%) Mac OS X
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Android
2 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
4 4 (28.57%) SOA
4 4 (28.57%) Android Development
4 4 (28.57%) iOS Development
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) Ruby
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) MCAD
1 1 (7.14%) MCSD
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCTS
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Sencha
2 1 (7.14%) Facebook
2 1 (7.14%) Zend