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 31 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 62 110 97
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -13
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 95 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.57% 0.90% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.67% 9.00% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 22 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -11.35%
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
419 289 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.32% 10.00% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 149 88
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £269 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £14.49 £28.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £50.00 £120.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +23 53 £350 -10.25% 29
Cheshire +23 31 £350 +16.66% 21
Merseyside -14 3 £338 - 4
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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).

1 102 (67.11%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (49.34%) JavaScript
3 71 (46.71%) TDD
4 61 (40.13%) HTML
5 55 (36.18%) CSS
6 53 (34.87%) Linux
6 53 (34.87%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (34.21%) Java
8 38 (25.00%) Python
8 38 (25.00%) Scrum
9 36 (23.68%) jQuery
9 36 (23.68%) Subversion
10 33 (21.71%) SQL
11 32 (21.05%) MVC
12 30 (19.74%) C#
12 30 (19.74%) Web Services
13 29 (19.08%) JSON
14 28 (18.42%) Windows
15 27 (17.76%) .NET
16 26 (17.11%) PHP
16 26 (17.11%) OO
16 26 (17.11%) BDD
17 25 (16.45%) Ruby
18 24 (15.79%) Software Engineering
18 24 (15.79%) Django
18 24 (15.79%) RESTful
19 23 (15.13%) OOP
19 23 (15.13%) Unit Testing
20 22 (14.47%) Degree
20 22 (14.47%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (9.21%) Node.js
2 12 (7.89%) Apache
3 5 (3.29%) CMS
3 5 (3.29%) Orchard CMS
3 5 (3.29%) Apache Solr
3 5 (3.29%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.97%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (1.97%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.32%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.66%) nginx
6 1 (0.66%) IIS
6 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.66%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.66%) Confluence
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.66%) Railo
Applications
1 5 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Magento
2 3 (1.97%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) GitHub
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.18%) HTTP
2 3 (1.97%) iBeacon
3 1 (0.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.55%) MySQL
2 11 (7.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.24%) RavenDB
3 10 (6.58%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.92%) Big Data
5 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.97%) SQLite
7 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.66%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.66%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 36 (23.68%) Subversion
2 22 (14.47%) Jenkins
3 19 (12.50%) Maven
4 17 (11.18%) Visual Studio
5 16 (10.53%) Selenium
6 15 (9.87%) Cucumber
7 13 (8.55%) JUnit
8 11 (7.24%) Eclipse
8 11 (7.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (5.92%) Hudson
10 7 (4.61%) TeamCity
10 7 (4.61%) Jasmine
10 7 (4.61%) JIRA
10 7 (4.61%) Bower
11 6 (3.95%) CasperJS
11 6 (3.95%) Grunt
11 6 (3.95%) PhantomJS
12 5 (3.29%) ReSharper
13 4 (2.63%) Ant
13 4 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (8.55%) Finance
2 7 (4.61%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.95%) Banking
4 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 126 (82.89%) Developer
2 24 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 20 (13.16%) Python Developer
4 19 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 17 (11.18%) .NET Developer
6 16 (10.53%) Web Developer
7 13 (8.55%) Python/Django Developer
8 12 (7.89%) Django Developer
9 10 (6.58%) PHP Developer
10 9 (5.92%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
11 8 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
12 7 (4.61%) Mobile Developer
12 7 (4.61%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.61%) AWS Developer
13 6 (3.95%) C# Developer
14 5 (3.29%) Applications Developer
14 5 (3.29%) Senior .NET Developer
14 5 (3.29%) Python Web Developer
15 4 (2.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (40.13%) HTML
2 55 (36.18%) CSS
3 36 (23.68%) jQuery
4 30 (19.74%) Web Services
5 29 (19.08%) JSON
6 27 (17.76%) .NET
7 24 (15.79%) Django
7 24 (15.79%) RESTful
8 20 (13.16%) HTML5
8 20 (13.16%) XML
9 19 (12.50%) Spring
10 17 (11.18%) AngularJS
11 16 (10.53%) Qt
12 14 (9.21%) Ruby on Rails
13 13 (8.55%) Java EE
13 13 (8.55%) LINQ
14 12 (7.89%) REST
14 12 (7.89%) CSS3
14 12 (7.89%) LAMP
15 11 (7.24%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.58%) Algorithms
2 8 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.26%) Telematics
2 8 (5.26%) Open Source
3 7 (4.61%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.95%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (3.95%) User Experience
5 5 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.29%) NHS
6 4 (2.63%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.97%) iPad
7 3 (1.97%) GIS
7 3 (1.97%) Derivative
7 3 (1.97%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.97%) iPhone
8 2 (1.32%) STB
8 2 (1.32%) W3C
8 2 (1.32%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.32%) Blog
9 1 (0.66%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 53 (34.87%) Linux
2 28 (18.42%) Windows
3 15 (9.87%) UNIX
4 13 (8.55%) Apple iOS
5 10 (6.58%) AIX
5 10 (6.58%) Android
6 6 (3.95%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.95%) Mac OS X
6 6 (3.95%) Windows Vista
6 6 (3.95%) Mac OS
7 5 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (67.11%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (46.71%) TDD
3 53 (34.87%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (25.00%) Scrum
5 32 (21.05%) MVC
6 26 (17.11%) OO
6 26 (17.11%) BDD
7 24 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 23 (15.13%) Unit Testing
8 23 (15.13%) OOP
9 22 (14.47%) Waterfall
10 16 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (8.55%) Kanban
11 13 (8.55%) Mentoring
11 13 (8.55%) Configuration Management
11 13 (8.55%) Web Development
11 13 (8.55%) Software Testing
12 12 (7.89%) Web Design
13 11 (7.24%) iOS Development
14 10 (6.58%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 75 (49.34%) JavaScript
2 52 (34.21%) Java
3 38 (25.00%) Python
4 33 (21.71%) SQL
5 30 (19.74%) C#
6 26 (17.11%) PHP
7 25 (16.45%) Ruby
8 22 (14.47%) C++
9 12 (7.89%) C
10 11 (7.24%) Objective-C
11 7 (4.61%) Groovy
12 6 (3.95%) Bash Shell
13 5 (3.29%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.32%) Scala
15 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.66%) PHP5
15 1 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (14.47%) Degree
2 10 (6.58%) HND
2 10 (6.58%) ISEB
2 10 (6.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.61%) Docker
2 4 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.32%) Varnish
3 2 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (3.29%) Puppet
2 3 (1.97%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.92%) Red Hat
3 7 (4.61%) Oracle
4 5 (3.29%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.63%) VMware
5 4 (2.63%) Sun
6 3 (1.97%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.97%) ESRI
7 1 (0.66%) Apple
7 1 (0.66%) EMC
7 1 (0.66%) IBM
7 1 (0.66%) Zend
7 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
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