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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 42 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 14 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.45% 2.66% 3.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.92% 21.52% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 17
Average daily rate £270 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% -1.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.20% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £50.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.74%
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
52 79 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.11% 12.36% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 41
Average daily rate £450 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £258 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +2.77%

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)
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 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 +3 9 £450 +20.00%
Welwyn Garden City +3 2 - -
St Albans - 2 £270 - 4
Stevenage -4 1 - -
Git (software)
East of England

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 17 (54.84%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Subversion
3 14 (45.16%) PHP
4 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
5 11 (35.48%) SQL
5 11 (35.48%) HTML
5 11 (35.48%) .NET
5 11 (35.48%) Linux
5 11 (35.48%) OO
6 10 (32.26%) Windows
6 10 (32.26%) Web Development
7 9 (29.03%) TDD
7 9 (29.03%) XML
7 9 (29.03%) C#
7 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (29.03%) BDD
8 8 (25.81%) Puppet
8 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
8 8 (25.81%) MySQL
8 8 (25.81%) Unix
8 8 (25.81%) Selenium
9 7 (22.58%) Magento
9 7 (22.58%) RESTful
9 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
9 7 (22.58%) DB2
10 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
10 6 (19.35%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 6 (19.35%) Apache
2 4 (12.90%) CMS
2 4 (12.90%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) Drupal
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) Kinematics
4 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (12.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.23%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) MySQL
1 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
2 7 (22.58%) DB2
3 6 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
4 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
4 5 (16.13%) Redis
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.90%) CouchDB
6 2 (6.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Subversion
2 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
3 8 (25.81%) Selenium
4 6 (19.35%) PHPUnit
4 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
4 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
5 5 (16.13%) Appium
6 4 (12.90%) Mercurial
6 4 (12.90%) NUnit
7 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
7 3 (9.68%) JIRA
8 2 (6.45%) Ant
8 2 (6.45%) CruiseControl
8 2 (6.45%) FitNesse
8 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
8 2 (6.45%) MSTest
8 2 (6.45%) Protractor
8 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
8 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Marketing
2 4 (12.90%) Multimedia
2 4 (12.90%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Avionics
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Automation Tester
2 6 (19.35%) PHP Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Tester
3 5 (16.13%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Junior
4 4 (12.90%) Junior Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Junior Web Developer
4 4 (12.90%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Symfony Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Web Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) .NET
1 11 (35.48%) HTML
2 9 (29.03%) XML
3 7 (22.58%) RESTful
4 6 (19.35%) Behat
4 6 (19.35%) CSS
4 6 (19.35%) jQuery
4 6 (19.35%) LAMP
4 6 (19.35%) Laravel
5 4 (12.90%) CSS3
5 4 (12.90%) HTML5
5 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (12.90%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (12.90%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (12.90%) LESS
5 4 (12.90%) Memcached
5 4 (12.90%) Sass
5 4 (12.90%) Symfony
5 4 (12.90%) Web Services
5 4 (12.90%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.90%) Digital Media
3 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.90%) Social Media
3 4 (12.90%) User Experience
4 2 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.23%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.23%) Mechatronics
5 1 (3.23%) Robotics
5 1 (3.23%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 8 (25.81%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) AIX
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) OO
4 10 (32.26%) Web Development
5 9 (29.03%) BDD
5 9 (29.03%) TDD
6 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
7 6 (19.35%) MVC
7 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
7 6 (19.35%) User Stories
8 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
8 5 (16.13%) OOP
8 5 (16.13%) Open Source
8 5 (16.13%) Re-Platforming
8 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
8 5 (16.13%) UML
9 4 (12.90%) Refactoring
9 4 (12.90%) Use Case
9 4 (12.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 14 (45.16%) PHP
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) C#
5 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.68%) Java
6 3 (9.68%) Python
6 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Ruby
8 1 (3.23%) ANSI C
8 1 (3.23%) C
8 1 (3.23%) C++
8 1 (3.23%) Delphi
8 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.23%) Perl
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Cygwin
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (25.81%) Puppet
2 6 (19.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Adobe
1 4 (12.90%) Zend
2 3 (9.68%) IBM
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) hybris
3 2 (6.45%) Splunk
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Borland
4 1 (3.23%) Embarcadero