The first table below looks at the demand for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 24 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 Edinburgh 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 69 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 13 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.01% 1.28% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.98% 14.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £165 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+172.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+138.00% -37.50%
Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
163 89 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.69% 8.73% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 37 45
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Git (software)
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Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Git (software) Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 11 (45.83%) JSON
4 10 (41.67%) Subversion
4 10 (41.67%) CSS
4 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (37.50%) Web Services
5 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
5 9 (37.50%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) Project Management
6 8 (33.33%) SOAP
6 8 (33.33%) HTTP
6 8 (33.33%) XML
6 8 (33.33%) .NET
6 8 (33.33%) jQuery
6 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (33.33%) RESTful
7 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
7 7 (29.17%) MVC
7 7 (29.17%) Web Development
7 7 (29.17%) Refactoring
8 6 (25.00%) TDD
8 6 (25.00%) Java
8 6 (25.00%) C#
8 6 (25.00%) Open Source
9 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (8.33%) Sitefinity
2 2 (8.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) GitHub
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) Intranet
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.50%) Informix
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Subversion
2 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (20.83%) Mercurial
2 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
3 3 (12.50%) Grunt
3 3 (12.50%) CruiseControl
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Lead Developer
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Perl Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) JSON
2 10 (41.67%) CSS
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) Web Services
4 8 (33.33%) SOAP
4 8 (33.33%) XML
4 8 (33.33%) .NET
4 8 (33.33%) jQuery
4 8 (33.33%) RESTful
5 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
6 5 (20.83%) HTML5
6 5 (20.83%) CSS3
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (12.50%) XHTML
9 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.33%) WCF
9 2 (8.33%) LINQ
9 2 (8.33%) XSLT
9 2 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Open Source
2 5 (20.83%) FMCG
3 1 (4.17%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
3 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
4 7 (29.17%) MVC
4 7 (29.17%) Web Development
4 7 (29.17%) Refactoring
5 6 (25.00%) TDD
6 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) OO
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (12.50%) Use Case
8 3 (12.50%) Release Management
8 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
8 3 (12.50%) BDD
8 3 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Twitter
1 2 (8.33%) Red Gate
1 2 (8.33%) Sitecore