The table below looks at the statistics for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 53 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 3 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.70% 2.09% 1.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.45% 10.19% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Average daily rate £400 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.88%
Git (software)
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
55 108 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 12.79% 20.53% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 60 53
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 £34.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +15.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Git (software) across the Essex region.

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (88.24%) TDD
2 14 (82.35%) SOA
3 13 (76.47%) Jenkins
3 13 (76.47%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (70.59%) Puppet
4 12 (70.59%) Subversion
4 12 (70.59%) Middleware
4 12 (70.59%) Scrum
4 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (70.59%) Kanban
5 11 (64.71%) Java
6 10 (58.82%) Unix
7 9 (52.94%) CSS
7 9 (52.94%) HTML
7 9 (52.94%) Linux
7 9 (52.94%) HTML5
8 8 (47.06%) Ajax
8 8 (47.06%) User Stories
9 7 (41.18%) REST
9 7 (41.18%) CSS3
9 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
9 7 (41.18%) Mac OS X
9 7 (41.18%) HTTP
9 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
9 7 (41.18%) SSL
10 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
10 6 (35.29%) JSON
10 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (35.29%) API Design

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (11.76%) CMS
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) HTTP
1 7 (41.18%) SSL
1 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Jenkins
2 12 (70.59%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) AccuRev
3 2 (11.76%) Ant
3 2 (11.76%) Gradle
3 2 (11.76%) JUnit
3 2 (11.76%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Senior Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Project Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) Middleware
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) HTML5
3 8 (47.06%) Ajax
4 7 (41.18%) CSS3
4 7 (41.18%) REST
5 6 (35.29%) JSON
6 4 (23.53%) Django
6 4 (23.53%) Play Framework
6 4 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (17.65%) LESS
7 3 (17.65%) Sass
8 2 (11.76%) J2EE
8 2 (11.76%) JSP
8 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) XHTML
8 2 (11.76%) XML
9 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
9 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Web 2.0
2 1 (5.88%) Biology
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Mac OS X
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Solaris
5 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (88.24%) TDD
2 14 (82.35%) SOA
3 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (70.59%) Kanban
3 12 (70.59%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) User Stories
5 6 (35.29%) API Design
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) Coaching
6 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
6 5 (29.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (29.41%) Web Design
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (23.53%) Critical Success Factor
7 4 (23.53%) Open Source
8 2 (11.76%) Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Content Management
8 2 (11.76%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Ruby
2 4 (23.53%) Scala
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (70.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) WSO2
2 2 (11.76%) CA
2 2 (11.76%) FatWire
2 2 (11.76%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) Omniture
2 2 (11.76%) Rally