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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 55 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 8 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.05% 1.06% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.31% 14.00% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.69% -5.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £320 £317
% change year-on-year
+13.28% +0.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £38.75 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+12.25% +5.44%
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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
65 50 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.56% 7.54% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 35 27
Average daily rate £350 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £211 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £34.00 - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +4.28%

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 20 October 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 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) User Experience
6 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
6 4 (36.36%) Sass
6 4 (36.36%) Android Development
6 4 (36.36%) iOS Development
6 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (36.36%) PhoneGap
6 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (36.36%) Ajax
6 4 (36.36%) JIRA
6 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
6 4 (36.36%) Android
6 4 (36.36%) OOP
6 4 (36.36%) XHTML
6 4 (36.36%) SOA
6 4 (36.36%) Ant
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) XML
7 3 (27.27%) JSON
7 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
7 3 (27.27%) Sencha

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) WebTrends
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Ant
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) jQuery
3 8 (72.73%) HTML5
3 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (36.36%) PhoneGap
4 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 4 (36.36%) XHTML
4 4 (36.36%) Ajax
5 3 (27.27%) JSON
5 3 (27.27%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) Symfony
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (9.09%) Yii
6 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Android
1 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (36.36%) Android Development
3 4 (36.36%) iOS Development
3 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 4 (36.36%) OOP
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) UX Design
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) SEO
6 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) MCAD
1 1 (9.09%) MCSD
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCTS
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Sencha
2 1 (9.09%) Facebook
2 1 (9.09%) Zend