The table below looks at the statistics for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 20 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.14% 3.91% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.05% 23.33% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£488 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -22.22%
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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 Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
21 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 11.23% 16.76% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 14
Average daily rate £500 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £233 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £363 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) IMAP
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Jetty
4 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Debian
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Java EE
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Cacti
4 2 (33.33%) nginx
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) JProfiler

Git (software)
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (33.33%) Jetty
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SMTP
1 2 (33.33%) SNMP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) IPsec
1 2 (33.33%) IMAP
1 2 (33.33%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JConsole
2 2 (33.33%) VisualVM
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (33.33%) YourKit
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (33.33%) JProfiler
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) JMS
1 2 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Debian
1 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Stress Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) NFS
1 2 (33.33%) Varnish
1 2 (33.33%) FreeRADIUS
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) logstash
2 2 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (33.33%) Cacti
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Dell
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) SaltStack