The table below looks at the statistics for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 39 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.98% 0.58% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.04% 10.00% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+24.61% -9.72%
Git (software)
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
69 10 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.16% 5.81% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 5 41
Average daily rate £400 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £188 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.00 £20.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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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
Preston - - - - 2
Git (software)
North West

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (91.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) BDD
4 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (50.00%) V-Model
4 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Selenium
4 6 (50.00%) Validation
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) HND
4 6 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (50.00%) ISEB
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) Subversion
6 3 (25.00%) Drupal
6 3 (25.00%) C
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) PHP
6 3 (25.00%) MySQL
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) Facebook

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (25.00%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
1 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) Maven
4 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (8.33%) Mockito
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) BDD
3 6 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 6 (50.00%) V-Model
3 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (50.00%) Validation
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) HND
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Facebook
1 3 (25.00%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat