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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 62 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 13 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.07% 0.85% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.90% 7.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +22.44%
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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 Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
146 126 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.98% 10.71% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 64 29
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 £243 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) CSS
3 11 (37.93%) Subversion
3 11 (37.93%) Open Source
4 10 (34.48%) RESTful
4 10 (34.48%) Mercurial
4 10 (34.48%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) SOAP
4 10 (34.48%) Java
4 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
5 9 (31.03%) Web Services
5 9 (31.03%) Linux
5 9 (31.03%) Mac OS X
5 9 (31.03%) MVC
5 9 (31.03%) HTML5
5 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (27.59%) jQuery
6 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
6 8 (27.59%) TDD
6 8 (27.59%) JSON
6 8 (27.59%) HTTP
6 8 (27.59%) Project Management
6 8 (27.59%) XML
6 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
6 8 (27.59%) .NET
7 7 (24.14%) Refactoring
7 7 (24.14%) Web Development
7 7 (24.14%) Waterfall
7 7 (24.14%) Sass

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (10.34%) CMS
1 3 (10.34%) Sitefinity
1 3 (10.34%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Subversion
2 10 (34.48%) Mercurial
3 6 (20.69%) Grunt
4 5 (17.24%) TeamCity
4 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (13.79%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (10.34%) CruiseControl
7 2 (6.90%) ReSharper
7 2 (6.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Web Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Lead Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Front-End Web Developer
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.34%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (6.90%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Software Architect
8 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) HTML
1 13 (44.83%) CSS
2 10 (34.48%) RESTful
2 10 (34.48%) SOAP
3 9 (31.03%) Web Services
3 9 (31.03%) HTML5
4 8 (27.59%) jQuery
4 8 (27.59%) JSON
4 8 (27.59%) XML
4 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
4 8 (27.59%) .NET
5 7 (24.14%) Sass
5 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
6 5 (17.24%) CSS3
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (13.79%) D3.js
8 3 (10.34%) XSLT
8 3 (10.34%) XHTML
8 3 (10.34%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Open Source
2 5 (17.24%) FMCG
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Blog
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
1 9 (31.03%) Mac OS X
2 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.90%) Android
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) MVC
2 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
3 8 (27.59%) TDD
3 8 (27.59%) Project Management
4 7 (24.14%) Refactoring
4 7 (24.14%) Web Development
4 7 (24.14%) Waterfall
4 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
5 6 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (20.69%) Web Design
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
8 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.34%) Dependency Management
8 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
8 3 (10.34%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Java
1 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.24%) C#
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) Objective-C
4 2 (6.90%) Groovy
4 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.90%) Scala
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Sitecore
2 2 (6.90%) Red Gate
2 2 (6.90%) Twitter
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft