The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 64 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 27 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.67% 1.10% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.36% 8.59% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +172.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £59.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-41.17% +138.00%
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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 Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
165 163 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.21% 12.76% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 99 38
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £244 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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)
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 2015, 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 24 (57.14%) HTML
1 24 (57.14%) CSS
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) RESTful
3 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (47.62%) Java
5 16 (38.10%) SQL
5 16 (38.10%) Tomcat
5 16 (38.10%) HTML5
6 15 (35.71%) UNIX
7 14 (33.33%) TDD
8 13 (30.95%) MVC
9 12 (28.57%) Unit Testing
10 11 (26.19%) JSON
10 11 (26.19%) Web Services
11 10 (23.81%) Linux
11 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
11 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (23.81%) Hudson
12 9 (21.43%) Sass
12 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
12 9 (21.43%) Gradle
12 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
12 9 (21.43%) Cucumber
12 9 (21.43%) Finance
12 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
13 8 (19.05%) JSP
13 8 (19.05%) Subversion
13 8 (19.05%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 16 (38.10%) Tomcat
2 7 (16.67%) Apache
3 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.14%) JBoss
4 3 (7.14%) CMS
5 2 (4.76%) WordPress
5 2 (4.76%) Confluence
5 2 (4.76%) Node.js
5 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.38%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) DHCP
2 2 (4.76%) SSH
2 2 (4.76%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.38%) NAS
3 1 (2.38%) LDAP
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.52%) Redis
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Hudson
2 9 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 9 (21.43%) Gradle
2 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 8 (19.05%) Subversion
3 8 (19.05%) Maven
4 6 (14.29%) JIRA
4 6 (14.29%) Ant
4 6 (14.29%) Mercurial
5 4 (9.52%) WebDriver
5 4 (9.52%) Selenium
5 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
6 3 (7.14%) Xcode
6 3 (7.14%) Calabash
6 3 (7.14%) Appium
6 3 (7.14%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.38%) PhpStorm
7 1 (2.38%) Bower
7 1 (2.38%) NetBeans
7 1 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Quality Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) HTML
1 24 (57.14%) CSS
2 22 (52.38%) RESTful
3 16 (38.10%) HTML5
4 11 (26.19%) JSON
4 11 (26.19%) Web Services
5 9 (21.43%) Sass
5 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 8 (19.05%) JSP
7 7 (16.67%) LESS
7 7 (16.67%) jQuery
8 6 (14.29%) J2EE
8 6 (14.29%) Spring
9 5 (11.90%) CSS3
10 3 (7.14%) REST
10 3 (7.14%) Ajax
10 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
10 3 (7.14%) J2SE
11 2 (4.76%) .NET
11 2 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Blog
2 1 (2.38%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) UNIX
2 10 (23.81%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Android
3 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.38%) Windows
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) TDD
3 13 (30.95%) MVC
4 12 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 8 (19.05%) Web Development
6 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 8 (19.05%) BDD
6 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 7 (16.67%) Open Source
8 6 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (14.29%) Refactoring
8 6 (14.29%) Content Management
8 6 (14.29%) Scrum
9 5 (11.90%) DevOps
10 3 (7.14%) Android Development
10 3 (7.14%) iOS Development
10 3 (7.14%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (47.62%) Java
3 16 (38.10%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.76%) Perl
5 2 (4.76%) PHP
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Ada
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) HND
1 1 (2.38%) ISEB
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) zsh
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Puppet
2 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) TeamSite
3 1 (2.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Remedy
2 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) Alterian
3 1 (2.38%) Twitter
3 1 (2.38%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) EMC
3 1 (2.38%) NetApp
3 1 (2.38%) Veritas