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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 68 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 10 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 1.09% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.25% 12.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £323 £317
% change year-on-year
+10.07% +1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
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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
138 94 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.21% 8.57% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 47 33
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 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £420 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.70%

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 15 September 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 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Subversion
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) SOAP
3 10 (41.67%) RESTful
4 9 (37.50%) Mercurial
4 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (37.50%) Web Services
4 9 (37.50%) HTML
4 9 (37.50%) Java
4 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
4 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 9 (37.50%) CSS
4 9 (37.50%) MVC
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
5 8 (33.33%) TDD
5 8 (33.33%) JSON
5 8 (33.33%) HTTP
5 8 (33.33%) Project Management
5 8 (33.33%) .NET
5 8 (33.33%) XML
5 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (33.33%) jQuery
5 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (29.17%) Open Source
6 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
6 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
6 7 (29.17%) Web Development
6 7 (29.17%) Refactoring
7 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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
1 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
1 3 (12.50%) Sitefinity
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Subversion
2 9 (37.50%) Mercurial
3 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
3 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (12.50%) CruiseControl
5 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (8.33%) Grunt
5 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
6 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Lead Developer
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) SOAP
1 10 (41.67%) RESTful
2 9 (37.50%) Web Services
2 9 (37.50%) HTML
2 9 (37.50%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) .NET
3 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (33.33%) XML
3 8 (33.33%) JSON
3 8 (33.33%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (20.83%) HTML5
4 5 (20.83%) CSS3
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.50%) WCF
6 3 (12.50%) Modernizr
6 3 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (12.50%) XSLT
6 3 (12.50%) XHTML
6 3 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Open Source
2 5 (20.83%) FMCG
3 1 (4.17%) Blog
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
1 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (33.33%) TDD
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
3 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
4 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
4 7 (29.17%) Web Development
4 7 (29.17%) Refactoring
5 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (20.83%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) Web Design
7 3 (12.50%) Release Management
7 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
7 3 (12.50%) Dependency Management
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
4 2 (8.33%) Groovy
4 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.33%) Scala
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Sitecore
2 2 (8.33%) Red Gate
2 2 (8.33%) Twitter
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft