The table below looks at the statistics for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 50 49 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 7 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.98% 1.99% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.96% 15.12% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Average daily rate £431 £395 £407
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.17% -2.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £295 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £455 £413
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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
54 86 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.54% 13.19% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 41 31
Average daily rate £450 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Average hourly rate £38.00 - £37.00
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 Hertfordshire

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

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +10 4 £450 +25.00%
Stevenage 0 1 - - 1
Git (software)
East of England

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Subversion
3 14 (66.67%) PHP
3 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 12 (57.14%) HTML
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) Unix
5 10 (47.62%) Retail
5 10 (47.62%) RESTful
6 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 9 (42.86%) WebDriver
6 9 (42.86%) PHPUnit
6 9 (42.86%) BDD
6 9 (42.86%) QA
6 9 (42.86%) Selenium
6 9 (42.86%) Behat
6 9 (42.86%) User Stories
6 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (38.10%) Re-Platforming
7 8 (38.10%) Appium
7 8 (38.10%) XML
7 8 (38.10%) DB2
7 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
7 8 (38.10%) Automated Testing
7 8 (38.10%) Magento
8 7 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (33.33%) Document Management
8 7 (33.33%) Coaching
9 6 (28.57%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) nginx
3 2 (9.52%) Kinematics
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Doxygen
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) DB2
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) CouchDB
3 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (14.29%) Redis
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Subversion
2 9 (42.86%) PHPUnit
2 9 (42.86%) Selenium
2 9 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 8 (38.10%) Appium
4 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 3 (14.29%) CruiseControl
5 3 (14.29%) Mercurial
5 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
6 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (9.52%) FitNesse
6 2 (9.52%) GCC
6 2 (9.52%) MSTest
6 2 (9.52%) NUnit
6 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
6 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.76%) FishEye
General
1 10 (47.62%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Avionics
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Automation Tester
1 9 (42.86%) Tester
2 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 8 (38.10%) Selenium Tester
3 5 (23.81%) PHP Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Web Automation Tester
4 4 (19.05%) Web Tester
5 3 (14.29%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Symfony Developer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Architect
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) RESTful
3 9 (42.86%) Behat
4 8 (38.10%) XML
5 5 (23.81%) LAMP
5 5 (23.81%) Laravel
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) .NET
7 3 (14.29%) Ajax
7 3 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
7 3 (14.29%) Memcached
7 3 (14.29%) Symfony
7 3 (14.29%) Yii
8 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
8 2 (9.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (9.52%) JSON
8 2 (9.52%) OpenCV
8 2 (9.52%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (9.52%) Mechatronics
2 2 (9.52%) Robotics
2 2 (9.52%) VHDL
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Unix
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (42.86%) BDD
3 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 9 (42.86%) User Stories
4 8 (38.10%) Automated Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Re-Platforming
4 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
5 7 (33.33%) Coaching
5 7 (33.33%) Document Management
6 6 (28.57%) MVC
6 6 (28.57%) TDD
6 6 (28.57%) Web Development
7 5 (23.81%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) OOP
8 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 3 (14.29%) Refactoring
9 3 (14.29%) Release Management
9 3 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) PHP
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) ANSI C
5 2 (9.52%) C
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) MATLAB
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
1 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Zend
2 2 (9.52%) Splunk
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.76%) Intershop
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Sonatype