The first table below looks at the demand for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cambridge region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 28 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 22 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.67% 1.08% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.36% 8.16% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% +12.50%
Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
103 49 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.87% 13.24% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 18 27
Average daily rate £340 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 8
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -5.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Git (software)
Cambridgeshire

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Git (software) Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) OO
3 14 (43.75%) Java
3 14 (43.75%) WebLogic
4 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
5 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 11 (34.38%) Load Balancing
6 11 (34.38%) SQL
6 11 (34.38%) Oracle
7 10 (31.25%) Apache
7 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (28.13%) Maven
8 9 (28.13%) Degree
8 9 (28.13%) jQuery
9 8 (25.00%) Perl
9 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (21.88%) Scrum
10 7 (21.88%) Finance
10 7 (21.88%) Solaris
10 7 (21.88%) Sun
10 7 (21.88%) J2EE
10 7 (21.88%) JBoss
10 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
10 7 (21.88%) J2SE
10 7 (21.88%) UML
10 7 (21.88%) UNIX
10 7 (21.88%) Multithreading
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (21.88%) Atlassian

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (43.75%) WebLogic
2 10 (31.25%) Apache
3 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.25%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.63%) HTTP
3 3 (9.38%) DLNA
3 3 (9.38%) Internet
3 3 (9.38%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.50%) Big Data
4 3 (9.38%) MySQL
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
5 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.25%) Redis
5 2 (6.25%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
2 9 (28.13%) Maven
3 7 (21.88%) Selenium
3 7 (21.88%) Subversion
4 3 (9.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
4 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.25%) MSBuild
5 2 (6.25%) NuGet
5 2 (6.25%) Gradle
5 2 (6.25%) Artifactory
5 2 (6.25%) Bower
5 2 (6.25%) Grunt
6 1 (3.13%) JUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.13%) Apache Continuum
6 1 (3.13%) Bazaar
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Java Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Python Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Python Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Build Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) jQuery
2 7 (21.88%) J2EE
2 7 (21.88%) J2SE
2 7 (21.88%) Dojo
3 6 (18.75%) JSON
3 6 (18.75%) XML
4 5 (15.63%) Twisted
4 5 (15.63%) CGI
4 5 (15.63%) Web Services
4 5 (15.63%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (12.50%) Middleware
6 2 (6.25%) HTML5
6 2 (6.25%) Memcached
6 2 (6.25%) JSTL
6 2 (6.25%) Spring
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.25%) .NET
6 2 (6.25%) CSS
6 2 (6.25%) JSP
6 2 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Clustering
3 4 (12.50%) Open Source
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (9.38%) DTV
4 3 (9.38%) GIS
4 3 (9.38%) MPEG
4 3 (9.38%) IPTV
4 3 (9.38%) Interactive TV
4 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Solaris
2 7 (21.88%) UNIX
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Ubuntu
4 3 (9.38%) Windows
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Debian
6 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) OO
2 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 11 (34.38%) Load Balancing
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) UML
5 7 (21.88%) Multithreading
5 7 (21.88%) TDD
6 6 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (18.75%) DevOps
7 4 (12.50%) BDD
7 4 (12.50%) Feature Driven Development
7 4 (12.50%) Kanban
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
8 3 (9.38%) DRM
8 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) Perl
4 6 (18.75%) C++
5 5 (15.63%) C
5 5 (15.63%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) PHP5
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Sun
2 7 (21.88%) JBoss
2 7 (21.88%) Atlassian
3 5 (15.63%) Sybase
4 3 (9.38%) CA
4 3 (9.38%) Red Gate
5 2 (6.25%) ATG
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat