The table below looks at the statistics for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 47 62 114
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +52
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 137 83 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.61% 2.54% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.61% 19.76% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 58 15
Average daily rate £375 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £305 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £341
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.33 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £50.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.94%
Git (software)
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
606 420 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.99% 12.84% 9.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 276 129
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 10 18
Average hourly rate £39.25 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.00 £19.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.50 £42.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) across the North West region.

Git (software) Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 12 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
Manchester +7 72 £353 +0.71% 53
Cheshire +18 49 £413 +17.85% 20
Merseyside +6 8 £450 +28.57% 8
Lancashire -3 7 £275 -31.25% 3
Git (software)
England

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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).

1 206 (59.88%) JavaScript
2 187 (54.36%) HTML
3 176 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
4 162 (47.09%) CSS
5 159 (46.22%) Java
6 135 (39.24%) HTML5
7 129 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
8 110 (31.98%) Subversion
9 108 (31.40%) Linux
10 107 (31.10%) jQuery
11 105 (30.52%) Jenkins
12 85 (24.71%) TDD
13 80 (23.26%) XML
14 76 (22.09%) Web Services
15 73 (21.22%) JSON
16 71 (20.64%) SQL
17 69 (20.06%) Scrum
18 68 (19.77%) Python
19 58 (16.86%) Finance
20 57 (16.57%) CSS3
21 56 (16.28%) SOAP
22 55 (15.99%) Responsive Web Design
23 54 (15.70%) AngularJS
24 53 (15.41%) .NET
25 52 (15.12%) C#
26 51 (14.83%) Front End Development
27 49 (14.24%) C++
27 49 (14.24%) Unix
27 49 (14.24%) OO
28 48 (13.95%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 35 (10.17%) Node.js
2 30 (8.72%) JBoss
3 20 (5.81%) Apache
4 13 (3.78%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.91%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.33%) IIS
7 7 (2.03%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.74%) CMS
8 6 (1.74%) Confluence
8 6 (1.74%) nginx
8 6 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.16%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.87%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.87%) WordPress
11 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (2.33%) Doxygen
2 6 (1.74%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.62%) Magento
2 2 (0.58%) osCommerce
2 2 (0.58%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.29%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.33%) GitHub
2 8 (2.33%) PaaS
3 5 (1.45%) SaaS
4 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.58%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.29%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (12.50%) HTTP
2 21 (6.10%) Internet
3 9 (2.62%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.33%) Modbus
5 6 (1.74%) SMTP
6 2 (0.58%) Intranet
7 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.14%) NoSQL
3 21 (6.10%) MySQL
4 16 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.20%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.91%) Big Data
8 9 (2.62%) Hadoop
8 9 (2.62%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.62%) SQLite
9 4 (1.16%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.16%) DB2
10 3 (0.87%) Redis
11 2 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.58%) GIS
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 110 (31.98%) Subversion
2 105 (30.52%) Jenkins
3 45 (13.08%) JIRA
4 43 (12.50%) Maven
5 32 (9.30%) Visual Studio
6 29 (8.43%) Grunt
7 27 (7.85%) Mercurial
8 23 (6.69%) Eclipse
9 19 (5.52%) Hudson
9 19 (5.52%) Sonatype Nexus
10 18 (5.23%) JUnit
11 17 (4.94%) TeamCity
12 16 (4.65%) Gradle
13 15 (4.36%) gulp
14 13 (3.78%) Ant
14 13 (3.78%) NUnit
15 12 (3.49%) Cucumber
16 11 (3.20%) Bower
17 9 (2.62%) Selenium
18 8 (2.33%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 58 (16.86%) Finance
2 36 (10.47%) Banking
3 8 (2.33%) Electronics
4 6 (1.74%) Retail
5 4 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.87%) Games
7 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 254 (73.84%) Developer
2 70 (20.35%) Java Developer
3 46 (13.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 35 (10.17%) Senior Developer
5 32 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
6 27 (7.85%) HTML Developer
7 26 (7.56%) .NET Developer
8 21 (6.10%) Software Engineer
8 21 (6.10%) Web Developer
9 20 (5.81%) Architect
9 20 (5.81%) UI Developer
10 19 (5.52%) HTML CSS Developer
10 19 (5.52%) Senior Java Developer
11 18 (5.23%) C# Developer
12 17 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (4.65%) Digital Developer
13 16 (4.65%) Python Developer
14 13 (3.78%) iOS Developer
14 13 (3.78%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (54.36%) HTML
2 162 (47.09%) CSS
3 135 (39.24%) HTML5
4 107 (31.10%) jQuery
5 80 (23.26%) XML
6 76 (22.09%) Web Services
7 73 (21.22%) JSON
8 57 (16.57%) CSS3
9 56 (16.28%) SOAP
10 54 (15.70%) AngularJS
11 53 (15.41%) .NET
12 48 (13.95%) RESTful
13 44 (12.79%) REST
14 43 (12.50%) Ajax
15 30 (8.72%) Spring
16 28 (8.14%) XSLT
17 24 (6.98%) ASP.NET
17 24 (6.98%) XHTML
18 23 (6.69%) D3.js
18 23 (6.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.72%) User Experience
2 21 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 20 (5.81%) iPad
4 19 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.52%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.78%) Visualisation
6 9 (2.62%) SCADA
7 8 (2.33%) CCTV
8 5 (1.45%) Wiki
9 4 (1.16%) NHS
9 4 (1.16%) Replication
10 3 (0.87%) Web 2.0
11 2 (0.58%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.58%) DTV
11 2 (0.58%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.58%) Psychology
11 2 (0.58%) STB
11 2 (0.58%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 108 (31.40%) Linux
2 49 (14.24%) Unix
3 33 (9.59%) Windows
4 30 (8.72%) Apple iOS
5 29 (8.43%) Mac OS X
6 26 (7.56%) Android
7 14 (4.07%) AIX
7 14 (4.07%) Mac OS
8 13 (3.78%) Windows Vista
8 13 (3.78%) Windows XP
9 9 (2.62%) CentOS
10 7 (2.03%) Windows Server
11 4 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.58%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.29%) pSOS
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 85 (24.71%) TDD
4 69 (20.06%) Scrum
5 55 (15.99%) Responsive Web Design
6 51 (14.83%) Front End Development
7 49 (14.24%) OO
8 47 (13.66%) BDD
9 45 (13.08%) Web Design
10 44 (12.79%) Unit Testing
11 43 (12.50%) MVC
11 43 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 42 (12.21%) DevOps
13 40 (11.63%) Web Development
14 35 (10.17%) OOP
15 25 (7.27%) E-Commerce
16 23 (6.69%) Open Source
17 21 (6.10%) iOS Development
18 18 (5.23%) Pair Programming
18 18 (5.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 206 (59.88%) JavaScript
2 159 (46.22%) Java
3 71 (20.64%) SQL
4 68 (19.77%) Python
5 52 (15.12%) C#
6 49 (14.24%) C++
7 40 (11.63%) Ruby
7 40 (11.63%) Scala
8 31 (9.01%) Objective-C
9 26 (7.56%) PHP
10 24 (6.98%) Groovy
11 23 (6.69%) C
12 21 (6.10%) Perl
13 15 (4.36%) XAML
13 15 (4.36%) XPath
14 12 (3.49%) Bash Shell
14 12 (3.49%) FQL
14 12 (3.49%) PowerShell
14 12 (3.49%) VB
15 10 (2.91%) ES6
Qualifications
1 36 (10.47%) Degree
2 22 (6.40%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.49%) BC Cleared
3 12 (3.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.87%) ISEB
5 3 (0.87%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.23%) QA
2 3 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (1.74%) Active Directory
1 6 (1.74%) BitLocker
2 5 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.16%) HDFS
3 4 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.87%) Docker
5 2 (0.58%) vCloud
5 2 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (6.10%) Puppet
2 11 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.33%) Ansible
4 5 (1.45%) Graylog
5 2 (0.58%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.29%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (4.94%) Red Hat
2 15 (4.36%) Telerik
3 14 (4.07%) Oracle
4 10 (2.91%) Perforce
5 9 (2.62%) IBM
6 7 (2.03%) SaltStack
6 7 (2.03%) Splunk
7 6 (1.74%) Microsoft
7 6 (1.74%) VMware
8 5 (1.45%) Adobe
8 5 (1.45%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.45%) Google
9 2 (0.58%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.58%) Zend
10 1 (0.29%) Assembla
10 1 (0.29%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.29%) Facebook
10 1 (0.29%) New Relic
10 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.29%) Twitter
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