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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 62 113 99
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -14
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 100 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.59% 0.82% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.53% 8.52% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 20 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £284 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £390 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -20.55%
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
425 305 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.02% 9.63% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 161 97
Average daily rate £350 £350 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.25 £33.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +10.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £19.77 £28.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.05 £52.00 £120.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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
Manchester +25 53 £338 -13.46% 32
Cheshire +30 38 £350 +11.55% 16
Lancashire +8 6 £400 +40.35% 5
Merseyside -13 2 £325 - 3
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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).

1 111 (67.68%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 73 (44.51%) TDD
4 64 (39.02%) HTML
5 60 (36.59%) Java
6 57 (34.76%) CSS
6 57 (34.76%) Continuous Integration
7 54 (32.93%) Linux
8 41 (25.00%) Subversion
9 40 (24.39%) Scrum
10 39 (23.78%) SQL
11 37 (22.56%) Python
11 37 (22.56%) jQuery
12 34 (20.73%) OO
13 33 (20.12%) Web Services
13 33 (20.12%) MVC
13 33 (20.12%) JSON
14 31 (18.90%) OOP
15 30 (18.29%) Windows
15 30 (18.29%) Unit Testing
16 29 (17.68%) C#
17 27 (16.46%) PHP
17 27 (16.46%) .NET
17 27 (16.46%) BDD
18 25 (15.24%) C++
18 25 (15.24%) HTML5
18 25 (15.24%) Software Engineering
19 24 (14.63%) Django
19 24 (14.63%) Waterfall
19 24 (14.63%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 14 (8.54%) Node.js
2 10 (6.10%) Apache
3 4 (2.44%) CMS
4 3 (1.83%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (1.83%) Orchard CMS
4 3 (1.83%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.83%) ArcGIS
4 3 (1.83%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.22%) Confluence
5 2 (1.22%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.61%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.61%) IIS
6 1 (0.61%) JBoss
6 1 (0.61%) WordPress
6 1 (0.61%) nginx
6 1 (0.61%) Drupal
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.61%) Railo
Applications
1 3 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.22%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.83%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) GitHub
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.37%) HTTP
2 3 (1.83%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.76%) MySQL
2 11 (6.71%) RavenDB
2 11 (6.71%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.10%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.49%) Big Data
5 4 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.83%) SQLite
6 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.83%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.61%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.61%) Event Store
7 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.61%) DB2
7 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (25.00%) Subversion
2 24 (14.63%) Jenkins
3 23 (14.02%) Maven
4 17 (10.37%) Visual Studio
5 16 (9.76%) Selenium
6 15 (9.15%) Cucumber
7 13 (7.93%) JUnit
8 11 (6.71%) Eclipse
8 11 (6.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (5.49%) Hudson
10 8 (4.88%) Gradle
10 8 (4.88%) JIRA
11 7 (4.27%) ReSharper
11 7 (4.27%) Ant
11 7 (4.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (4.27%) TeamCity
12 6 (3.66%) Jasmine
13 5 (3.05%) Grunt
13 5 (3.05%) Bower
14 4 (2.44%) CasperJS
General
1 15 (9.15%) Finance
2 9 (5.49%) Banking
2 9 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.22%) Games
4 1 (0.61%) Retail
4 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 138 (84.15%) Developer
2 24 (14.63%) Java Developer
3 20 (12.20%) Python Developer
4 17 (10.37%) .NET Developer
4 17 (10.37%) Web Developer
5 16 (9.76%) PHP Developer
6 14 (8.54%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.93%) Python/Django Developer
8 12 (7.32%) Django Developer
9 9 (5.49%) Mobile Developer
10 8 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (4.27%) Front-End Developer
11 7 (4.27%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.27%) AWS Developer
12 6 (3.66%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.66%) Agile .NET Developer
13 5 (3.05%) iOS Developer
13 5 (3.05%) Python Web Developer
13 5 (3.05%) Technical Leader
13 5 (3.05%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (39.02%) HTML
2 57 (34.76%) CSS
3 37 (22.56%) jQuery
4 33 (20.12%) Web Services
4 33 (20.12%) JSON
5 27 (16.46%) .NET
6 25 (15.24%) HTML5
7 24 (14.63%) Django
8 23 (14.02%) RESTful
9 22 (13.41%) XML
9 22 (13.41%) Spring
10 17 (10.37%) AngularJS
11 16 (9.76%) Qt
12 14 (8.54%) REST
12 14 (8.54%) CSS3
13 13 (7.93%) LINQ
13 13 (7.93%) Java EE
14 12 (7.32%) LAMP
14 12 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (7.32%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.10%) Algorithms
2 9 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.88%) Telematics
4 6 (3.66%) Open Source
4 6 (3.66%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (3.66%) User Experience
5 5 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.44%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.83%) iPad
7 3 (1.83%) NHS
7 3 (1.83%) GIS
7 3 (1.83%) Derivative
7 3 (1.83%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.83%) iPhone
8 2 (1.22%) STB
8 2 (1.22%) W3C
8 2 (1.22%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.22%) Blog
9 1 (0.61%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 54 (32.93%) Linux
2 30 (18.29%) Windows
3 16 (9.76%) Apple iOS
4 15 (9.15%) UNIX
5 13 (7.93%) Android
6 10 (6.10%) AIX
7 6 (3.66%) Windows XP
7 6 (3.66%) Mac OS X
7 6 (3.66%) Windows Vista
7 6 (3.66%) Mac OS
8 5 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (67.68%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (44.51%) TDD
3 57 (34.76%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (24.39%) Scrum
5 34 (20.73%) OO
6 33 (20.12%) MVC
7 31 (18.90%) OOP
8 30 (18.29%) Unit Testing
9 27 (16.46%) BDD
10 25 (15.24%) Software Engineering
11 24 (14.63%) Waterfall
12 19 (11.59%) Responsive Web Design
13 17 (10.37%) Configuration Management
14 16 (9.76%) Web Development
15 14 (8.54%) iOS Development
16 13 (7.93%) Mentoring
16 13 (7.93%) Kanban
16 13 (7.93%) Software Testing
17 12 (7.32%) Web Design
17 12 (7.32%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 76 (46.34%) JavaScript
2 60 (36.59%) Java
3 39 (23.78%) SQL
4 37 (22.56%) Python
5 29 (17.68%) C#
6 27 (16.46%) PHP
7 25 (15.24%) C++
8 21 (12.80%) Ruby
9 13 (7.93%) Objective-C
9 13 (7.93%) C
10 7 (4.27%) Groovy
11 6 (3.66%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.05%) PHP5
13 4 (2.44%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.22%) Perl
14 2 (1.22%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.22%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.22%) Scala
15 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (13.41%) Degree
2 10 (6.10%) HND
2 10 (6.10%) ISEB
2 10 (6.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.27%) Docker
2 4 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.22%) Varnish
3 2 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (3.05%) Puppet
2 4 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.83%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 16 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.49%) Red Hat
3 8 (4.88%) Oracle
4 5 (3.05%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.44%) VMware
5 4 (2.44%) Sun
6 3 (1.83%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.83%) ESRI
7 1 (0.61%) Apple
7 1 (0.61%) EMC
7 1 (0.61%) IBM
7 1 (0.61%) Zend
7 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
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