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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 66 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -3
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 85 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.32% 0.69% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.14% 7.55% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 17 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
402 278 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.95% 9.19% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 163 124
Average daily rate £363 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% -3.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £19.40 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.65 £72.00 £128.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Cheshire +22 39 £350 +16.66% 12
Manchester +12 34 £350 -10.25% 31
Lancashire +17 10 £475 +66.66% 2
Merseyside - 2 £325 - 4
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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).

1 118 (69.01%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (49.71%) JavaScript
3 79 (46.20%) TDD
4 75 (43.86%) Java
5 74 (43.27%) HTML
6 64 (37.43%) CSS
7 57 (33.33%) Linux
8 52 (30.41%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (29.24%) Subversion
10 43 (25.15%) JSON
11 41 (23.98%) Web Services
11 41 (23.98%) SQL
12 40 (23.39%) Scrum
12 40 (23.39%) jQuery
13 38 (22.22%) MVC
14 36 (21.05%) OO
15 35 (20.47%) OOP
15 35 (20.47%) HTML5
16 33 (19.30%) Python
17 32 (18.71%) .NET
18 31 (18.13%) Windows
19 30 (17.54%) C#
20 29 (16.96%) BDD
20 29 (16.96%) RESTful
21 28 (16.37%) Unit Testing
21 28 (16.37%) Spring
21 28 (16.37%) C++
21 28 (16.37%) Jenkins
22 27 (15.79%) Maven
22 27 (15.79%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (7.60%) Node.js
2 8 (4.68%) Apache
3 4 (2.34%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.34%) Confluence
4 3 (1.75%) ArcGIS
4 3 (1.75%) CMS
4 3 (1.75%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (1.17%) Orchard CMS
5 2 (1.17%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.17%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.58%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.58%) JBoss
6 1 (0.58%) WordPress
6 1 (0.58%) Drupal
6 1 (0.58%) nginx
6 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.58%) Railo
Applications
1 2 (1.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.17%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) SaaS
2 2 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.77%) HTTP
2 4 (2.34%) Internet
3 2 (1.17%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.77%) MySQL
2 12 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.43%) RavenDB
3 11 (6.43%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.26%) Big Data
5 4 (2.34%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.75%) SQLite
6 3 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.58%) DB2
8 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.58%) Event Store
8 1 (0.58%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 50 (29.24%) Subversion
2 28 (16.37%) Jenkins
3 27 (15.79%) Maven
4 17 (9.94%) Visual Studio
5 15 (8.77%) JUnit
5 15 (8.77%) Selenium
6 13 (7.60%) Cucumber
7 12 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (6.43%) Eclipse
8 11 (6.43%) Gradle
9 10 (5.85%) JIRA
10 8 (4.68%) Hudson
10 8 (4.68%) ReSharper
10 8 (4.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (4.09%) Ant
11 7 (4.09%) TeamCity
12 4 (2.34%) Mockito
13 3 (1.75%) NUnit
13 3 (1.75%) Xcode
13 3 (1.75%) Axure RP
General
1 17 (9.94%) Finance
2 13 (7.60%) Banking
3 12 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.34%) Retail Banking
4 4 (2.34%) Retail
5 3 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 145 (84.80%) Developer
2 29 (16.96%) Java Developer
3 21 (12.28%) .NET Developer
4 16 (9.36%) PHP Developer
5 15 (8.77%) Web Developer
6 14 (8.19%) Python Developer
6 14 (8.19%) Mobile Developer
7 11 (6.43%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.68%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (4.09%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.09%) Python/Django Developer
9 7 (4.09%) iOS Developer
9 7 (4.09%) AWS Developer
10 6 (3.51%) Django Developer
11 5 (2.92%) Applications Developer
11 5 (2.92%) C# Developer
11 5 (2.92%) Team Leader
11 5 (2.92%) Python Web Developer
11 5 (2.92%) Technical Leader
11 5 (2.92%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (43.27%) HTML
2 64 (37.43%) CSS
3 43 (25.15%) JSON
4 41 (23.98%) Web Services
5 40 (23.39%) jQuery
6 35 (20.47%) HTML5
7 32 (18.71%) .NET
8 29 (16.96%) RESTful
9 28 (16.37%) Spring
10 23 (13.45%) XML
11 22 (12.87%) CSS3
12 21 (12.28%) REST
13 20 (11.70%) AngularJS
14 17 (9.94%) Django
15 15 (8.77%) Java EE
16 13 (7.60%) LINQ
16 13 (7.60%) Backbone.js
17 12 (7.02%) LAMP
17 12 (7.02%) RabbitMQ
17 12 (7.02%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.85%) Algorithms
1 10 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (5.85%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.26%) Telematics
3 6 (3.51%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.92%) Open Source
5 4 (2.34%) User Experience
5 4 (2.34%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.75%) GIS
6 3 (1.75%) Derivative
6 3 (1.75%) iPad
6 3 (1.75%) iPhone
6 3 (1.75%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.17%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.17%) Blog
7 2 (1.17%) Tandem
7 2 (1.17%) NHS
7 2 (1.17%) W3C
8 1 (0.58%) STB
Operating Systems
1 57 (33.33%) Linux
2 31 (18.13%) Windows
3 23 (13.45%) Apple iOS
4 20 (11.70%) Android
5 13 (7.60%) UNIX
6 11 (6.43%) AIX
7 7 (4.09%) Windows XP
7 7 (4.09%) Windows Vista
7 7 (4.09%) Mac OS
8 6 (3.51%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.34%) CentOS
9 4 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.34%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.34%) Debian
9 4 (2.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (69.01%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (46.20%) TDD
3 52 (30.41%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (23.39%) Scrum
5 38 (22.22%) MVC
6 36 (21.05%) OO
7 35 (20.47%) OOP
8 29 (16.96%) BDD
9 28 (16.37%) Unit Testing
10 27 (15.79%) Waterfall
11 26 (15.20%) Software Engineering
12 22 (12.87%) Configuration Management
13 21 (12.28%) iOS Development
14 18 (10.53%) Android Development
15 17 (9.94%) Responsive Web Design
16 16 (9.36%) Mobile Development
17 14 (8.19%) Web Development
18 13 (7.60%) Software Testing
18 13 (7.60%) Mentoring
19 12 (7.02%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 85 (49.71%) JavaScript
2 75 (43.86%) Java
3 41 (23.98%) SQL
4 33 (19.30%) Python
5 30 (17.54%) C#
6 28 (16.37%) C++
7 23 (13.45%) Ruby
7 23 (13.45%) PHP
8 17 (9.94%) Objective-C
9 16 (9.36%) C
10 9 (5.26%) Bash Shell
11 7 (4.09%) Perl
11 7 (4.09%) Groovy
12 6 (3.51%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.92%) PHP5
13 5 (2.92%) Scala
14 3 (1.75%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.17%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (14.04%) Degree
2 10 (5.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (5.85%) ISEB
2 10 (5.85%) HND
3 8 (4.68%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.92%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.68%) Docker
2 3 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.26%) Puppet
2 8 (4.68%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.34%) Graphite
3 4 (2.34%) Munin
3 4 (2.34%) Nagios
4 3 (1.75%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 18 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.09%) Red Hat
2 7 (4.09%) Oracle
3 6 (3.51%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.34%) Sun
5 3 (1.75%) ESRI
5 3 (1.75%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.75%) VMware
5 3 (1.75%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.17%) hybris
7 1 (0.58%) Apple
7 1 (0.58%) IBM
7 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.58%) Zend
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