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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 70 50 68
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 11 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 0.66% 0.084%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.73% 8.20% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate £385 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £45.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
-20.55% +74.68%
Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
126 61 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.81% 8.10% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 39 31
Average daily rate £380 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 10
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Git (software)
Scotland

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 18 April 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)
Hourly Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Git (software) Hourly Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (68.75%) HTML
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) JSON
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) HTTP
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Subversion
7 4 (25.00%) Content Management
7 4 (25.00%) TDD
7 4 (25.00%) jQuery
7 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (25.00%) PHP
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
8 3 (18.75%) REST
8 3 (18.75%) CSS3
8 3 (18.75%) Adobe CQ
8 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
8 3 (18.75%) GitHub
8 3 (18.75%) User Stories
8 3 (18.75%) Apache OpenJPA
8 3 (18.75%) RESTful
8 3 (18.75%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (18.75%) Adobe CQ
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) GitHub
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) Informix
1 3 (18.75%) Jackrabbit
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) Ant
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
3 2 (12.50%) ReSharper
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.25%) Grunt
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Perl Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.25%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
1 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) JSON
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (18.75%) REST
4 3 (18.75%) CSS3
4 3 (18.75%) Apache OpenJPA
4 3 (18.75%) RESTful
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 3 (18.75%) OSGi
4 3 (18.75%) XHTML
4 3 (18.75%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) JPA
4 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) FMCG
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Content Management
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
4 3 (18.75%) User Stories
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Use Case
4 3 (18.75%) Release Management
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) Perl
6 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Red Gate
2 2 (12.50%) Twitter