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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 87 100 132
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +32
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 53 36 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.67% 1.21% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.01% 10.34% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 28 6
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£325 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £375 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £323 £317
% change year-on-year
+10.07% +1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
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
353 348 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.12% 11.69% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 180 187
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 20
Average hourly rate £31.25 £31.56 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.96% -9.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.04 £25.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £44.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +6 43 £325 -5.10% 38
Cheshire +6 5 £325 -3.70% 10
Lancashire -20 3 £325 +21.49% 1
Merseyside - - - - 3
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 52 (65.82%) Subversion
2 40 (50.63%) JavaScript
3 38 (48.10%) Linux
3 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (46.84%) PHP
5 35 (44.30%) HTML
5 35 (44.30%) OO
6 34 (43.04%) CSS
7 28 (35.44%) XML
8 27 (34.18%) LAMP
8 27 (34.18%) jQuery
9 25 (31.65%) Web Services
9 25 (31.65%) SQL
10 24 (30.38%) Python
11 20 (25.32%) Oracle
12 19 (24.05%) TDD
13 18 (22.78%) XSLT
13 18 (22.78%) RabbitMQ
14 17 (21.52%) Django
15 16 (20.25%) MySQL
15 16 (20.25%) XSD
15 16 (20.25%) Oracle Database
16 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
16 15 (18.99%) Red Hat
16 15 (18.99%) Derivative
17 14 (17.72%) Scrum
18 13 (16.46%) Open Source
19 12 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (15.19%) OO PHP
19 12 (15.19%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 4 (5.06%) CMS
2 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.80%) Drupal
2 3 (3.80%) iPlanet
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.27%) CorelDRAW
1 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Magento
2 1 (1.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.27%) PaaS
1 1 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) MySQL
1 16 (20.25%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.80%) RavenDB
4 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.27%) Redis
5 1 (1.27%) Big Data
5 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 52 (65.82%) Subversion
2 7 (8.86%) JIRA
3 6 (7.59%) Mercurial
3 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.80%) ReSharper
6 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.53%) Calabash
7 1 (1.27%) Grunt
7 1 (1.27%) T4 Templates
7 1 (1.27%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.27%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 5 (6.33%) Retail
2 4 (5.06%) Marketing
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 68 (86.08%) Developer
2 29 (36.71%) PHP Developer
3 15 (18.99%) Python Developer
4 9 (11.39%) .NET Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Python/Django Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Django Developer
9 3 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Drupal Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.80%) VB Developer
9 3 (3.80%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.53%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.53%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (44.30%) HTML
2 34 (43.04%) CSS
3 28 (35.44%) XML
4 27 (34.18%) LAMP
4 27 (34.18%) jQuery
5 25 (31.65%) Web Services
6 18 (22.78%) XSLT
6 18 (22.78%) RabbitMQ
7 17 (21.52%) Django
8 16 (20.25%) XSD
9 11 (13.92%) XHTML
10 9 (11.39%) .NET
10 9 (11.39%) HTML5
11 8 (10.13%) LINQ
11 8 (10.13%) Ajax
12 7 (8.86%) CSS3
13 6 (7.59%) Qt
13 6 (7.59%) PyQt
13 6 (7.59%) JSON
13 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Derivative
2 13 (16.46%) Open Source
3 4 (5.06%) User Experience
4 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.53%) GIS
5 1 (1.27%) Clustering
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (48.10%) Linux
2 12 (15.19%) UNIX
3 8 (10.13%) Mac OS X
4 4 (5.06%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.80%) Windows
6 2 (2.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (44.30%) OO
3 19 (24.05%) TDD
4 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
5 14 (17.72%) Scrum
6 12 (15.19%) MVC
6 12 (15.19%) Unit Testing
6 12 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (15.19%) OO PHP
7 11 (13.92%) Web Development
8 10 (12.66%) OOP
9 8 (10.13%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.86%) Web Design
11 4 (5.06%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (3.80%) CQRS
12 3 (3.80%) Domain-Driven Design
12 3 (3.80%) Waterfall
12 3 (3.80%) BDD
12 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
13 2 (2.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.63%) JavaScript
2 37 (46.84%) PHP
3 25 (31.65%) SQL
4 24 (30.38%) Python
5 10 (12.66%) C#
6 9 (11.39%) Java
7 5 (6.33%) C
7 5 (6.33%) Ruby
7 5 (6.33%) PHP5
8 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.06%) VB
8 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.80%) Perl
10 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.53%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.27%) Scala
11 1 (1.27%) sed
11 1 (1.27%) AWK
11 1 (1.27%) Jython
11 1 (1.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Oracle
2 15 (18.99%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.06%) Twitter
4 3 (3.80%) VMware
4 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.80%) Facebook
5 1 (1.27%) JBoss
5 1 (1.27%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) Zend
5 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
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