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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 64 110 103
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -7
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 85 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.52% 0.72% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.48% 7.49% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 17 3
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£350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
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 £45.00 £38.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +8.45%
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
415 267 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.29% 9.67% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 134 84
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 4
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +8.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £23.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £42.04 £32.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +22 47 £350 -6.66% 31
Cheshire +26 23 £325 -0.76% 16
Lancashire - 10 £400 - 2
Merseyside -13 1 £350 - 1
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 94 (62.25%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (49.67%) JavaScript
3 62 (41.06%) HTML
3 62 (41.06%) TDD
4 56 (37.09%) CSS
5 53 (35.10%) Linux
6 49 (32.45%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (30.46%) PHP
7 46 (30.46%) Subversion
8 45 (29.80%) SQL
9 43 (28.48%) Java
10 41 (27.15%) jQuery
11 38 (25.17%) Python
11 38 (25.17%) Scrum
12 34 (22.52%) MVC
13 32 (21.19%) OO
14 31 (20.53%) C#
14 31 (20.53%) Web Services
15 30 (19.87%) XML
16 26 (17.22%) Django
17 25 (16.56%) Unit Testing
18 24 (15.89%) LAMP
18 24 (15.89%) Windows
18 24 (15.89%) Software Engineering
19 23 (15.23%) BDD
19 23 (15.23%) .NET
20 21 (13.91%) Ruby
21 19 (12.58%) OOP
21 19 (12.58%) Degree
21 19 (12.58%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 13 (8.61%) Apache
2 10 (6.62%) Node.js
3 5 (3.31%) Orchard CMS
3 5 (3.31%) Apache Solr
3 5 (3.31%) CMS
3 5 (3.31%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.65%) IIS
5 3 (1.99%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (1.99%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.32%) iPlanet
6 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.32%) Drupal
6 2 (1.32%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.32%) JBoss
7 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (5.30%) Magento
2 3 (1.99%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) GitHub
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.60%) HTTP
2 3 (1.99%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.92%) MySQL
2 13 (8.61%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.28%) Oracle Database
4 10 (6.62%) RavenDB
5 9 (5.96%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.64%) Big Data
7 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.99%) SQLite
8 3 (1.99%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.66%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (30.46%) Subversion
2 19 (12.58%) Jenkins
3 16 (10.60%) Visual Studio
4 15 (9.93%) Selenium
5 12 (7.95%) JUnit
5 12 (7.95%) Maven
5 12 (7.95%) Cucumber
6 11 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (6.62%) Eclipse
8 9 (5.96%) Hudson
9 8 (5.30%) JIRA
10 7 (4.64%) TeamCity
10 7 (4.64%) Jasmine
10 7 (4.64%) Grunt
10 7 (4.64%) Bower
11 6 (3.97%) CasperJS
11 6 (3.97%) PhantomJS
12 5 (3.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (2.65%) ReSharper
13 4 (2.65%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (8.61%) Finance
2 7 (4.64%) Retail
3 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.65%) Banking
5 2 (1.32%) German Language
6 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 130 (86.09%) Developer
2 25 (16.56%) Senior Developer
3 22 (14.57%) Python Developer
4 21 (13.91%) PHP Developer
5 19 (12.58%) Web Developer
5 19 (12.58%) Java Developer
6 15 (9.93%) Python/Django Developer
7 14 (9.27%) Django Developer
8 13 (8.61%) .NET Developer
9 10 (6.62%) Front-End Developer
10 8 (5.30%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (4.64%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.97%) Software Developer
12 6 (3.97%) Agile .NET Developer
13 5 (3.31%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (3.31%) Python Web Developer
14 4 (2.65%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 4 (2.65%) Mobile Developer
14 4 (2.65%) Magento Developer
14 4 (2.65%) Senior Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (41.06%) HTML
2 56 (37.09%) CSS
3 41 (27.15%) jQuery
4 31 (20.53%) Web Services
5 30 (19.87%) XML
6 26 (17.22%) Django
7 24 (15.89%) LAMP
8 23 (15.23%) .NET
9 18 (11.92%) JSON
9 18 (11.92%) Qt
9 18 (11.92%) RESTful
10 17 (11.26%) RabbitMQ
11 16 (10.60%) HTML5
11 16 (10.60%) Spring
12 14 (9.27%) XSLT
13 13 (8.61%) XSD
13 13 (8.61%) Ruby on Rails
14 12 (7.95%) LINQ
15 11 (7.28%) AngularJS
15 11 (7.28%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.93%) Open Source
2 11 (7.28%) Derivative
3 8 (5.30%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.64%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.97%) User Experience
5 6 (3.97%) Telematics
5 6 (3.97%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.31%) NHS
7 3 (1.99%) W3C
7 3 (1.99%) GIS
7 3 (1.99%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.99%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.32%) iPad
8 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.32%) Blog
8 2 (1.32%) iPhone
8 2 (1.32%) STB
9 1 (0.66%) CESG
9 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (35.10%) Linux
2 24 (15.89%) Windows
3 12 (7.95%) UNIX
4 8 (5.30%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.97%) Android
6 5 (3.31%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.65%) Windows Vista
7 4 (2.65%) AIX
7 4 (2.65%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.65%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (62.25%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (41.06%) TDD
3 49 (32.45%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (25.17%) Scrum
5 34 (22.52%) MVC
6 32 (21.19%) OO
7 25 (16.56%) Unit Testing
8 24 (15.89%) Software Engineering
9 23 (15.23%) BDD
10 19 (12.58%) OOP
11 18 (11.92%) Waterfall
12 17 (11.26%) E-Commerce
13 14 (9.27%) Kanban
14 13 (8.61%) Software Testing
15 12 (7.95%) Responsive Web Design
16 11 (7.28%) Web Design
17 10 (6.62%) Validation
17 10 (6.62%) V-Model
17 10 (6.62%) Web Development
17 10 (6.62%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 75 (49.67%) JavaScript
2 46 (30.46%) PHP
3 45 (29.80%) SQL
4 43 (28.48%) Java
5 38 (25.17%) Python
6 31 (20.53%) C#
7 21 (13.91%) Ruby
8 17 (11.26%) C++
9 8 (5.30%) C
10 7 (4.64%) T-SQL
11 6 (3.97%) Groovy
11 6 (3.97%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.99%) Perl
13 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.66%) sed
14 1 (0.66%) Scala
14 1 (0.66%) AWK
14 1 (0.66%) Jython
Qualifications
1 19 (12.58%) Degree
2 10 (6.62%) HND
2 10 (6.62%) ISEB
2 10 (6.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.64%) Docker
2 4 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.32%) Varnish
3 2 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.99%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (1.32%) Puppet
3 1 (0.66%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (11.92%) Oracle
2 15 (9.93%) Red Hat
3 12 (7.95%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.97%) VMware
5 4 (2.65%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.99%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.99%) ESRI
7 2 (1.32%) Facebook
7 2 (1.32%) Twitter
8 1 (0.66%) Zend
8 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.66%) EMC
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford
Capita - ITPS
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £350 - 500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + neg.
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £310 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago