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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 65 72 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 16 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.08% 0.86% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.74% 8.73% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 4
Average daily rate
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£406 £385 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.51% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £305 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £452 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -20.55%
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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
149 126 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.09% 9.87% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 74 41
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £248 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) TDD
3 21 (51.22%) HTML
3 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
3 21 (51.22%) CSS
4 19 (46.34%) Test Automation
5 17 (41.46%) Java
6 16 (39.02%) jQuery
7 15 (36.59%) SQL
8 12 (29.27%) CMS
8 12 (29.27%) Grunt
9 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (24.39%) MVC
10 10 (24.39%) Finance
10 10 (24.39%) Tomcat
10 10 (24.39%) Cucumber
10 10 (24.39%) Banking
11 9 (21.95%) JSON
11 9 (21.95%) BDD
11 9 (21.95%) OOCSS
12 8 (19.51%) Open Source
12 8 (19.51%) RESTful
12 8 (19.51%) Web Services
12 8 (19.51%) UNIX
13 7 (17.07%) Windows
13 7 (17.07%) .NET
13 7 (17.07%) JSP
13 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
13 7 (17.07%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (29.27%) CMS
2 10 (24.39%) Tomcat
3 6 (14.63%) JBoss
4 3 (7.32%) Apache
5 2 (4.88%) WordPress
6 1 (2.44%) Confluence
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.44%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.76%) IaaS
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Grunt
2 10 (24.39%) Cucumber
3 7 (17.07%) Maven
3 7 (17.07%) Gradle
3 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
4 6 (14.63%) MSBuild
4 6 (14.63%) Hudson
4 6 (14.63%) CruiseControl
4 6 (14.63%) Ant
4 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
5 5 (12.20%) Mercurial
5 5 (12.20%) Subversion
6 4 (9.76%) JIRA
6 4 (9.76%) Selenium
6 4 (9.76%) WebDriver
7 3 (7.32%) Xcode
7 3 (7.32%) Appium
7 3 (7.32%) Calabash
8 2 (4.88%) SonarQube
9 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
1 10 (24.39%) Banking
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Web Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Front-End Web Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Tester
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Tester
9 1 (2.44%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (51.22%) HTML
1 21 (51.22%) CSS
2 16 (39.02%) jQuery
3 9 (21.95%) JSON
3 9 (21.95%) OOCSS
4 8 (19.51%) RESTful
4 8 (19.51%) Web Services
5 7 (17.07%) .NET
5 7 (17.07%) JSP
6 6 (14.63%) OAuth2
6 6 (14.63%) Entity Framework
6 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
6 6 (14.63%) NHibernate
6 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (14.63%) OAuth
6 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
7 5 (12.20%) Spring
8 3 (7.32%) J2EE
8 3 (7.32%) HTML5
8 3 (7.32%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Open Source
2 1 (2.44%) Blog
2 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) UNIX
2 7 (17.07%) Windows
3 6 (14.63%) Ubuntu
4 5 (12.20%) Android
5 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
5 4 (9.76%) Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) TDD
3 19 (46.34%) Test Automation
4 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (24.39%) MVC
6 9 (21.95%) BDD
7 7 (17.07%) Web Development
7 7 (17.07%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
8 6 (14.63%) DevOps
8 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
8 6 (14.63%) Performance Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Android Development
10 4 (9.76%) iOS Development
10 4 (9.76%) Refactoring
11 3 (7.32%) OO
11 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
11 3 (7.32%) Compatibility Testing
11 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
2 17 (41.46%) Java
3 15 (36.59%) SQL
4 6 (14.63%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) ISEB
1 1 (2.44%) HND
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) zsh
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) TeamSite
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe
1 1 (2.44%) Alterian
1 1 (2.44%) Twitter
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