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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 70 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +3
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 63 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.01% 1.13% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.20% 11.74% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 25 7
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£363 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £442 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
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
389 264 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.41% 9.64% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 132 124
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £442 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 4
Average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.50 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.38 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +2 25 £333 -11.33% 39
Cheshire +20 21 £350 -18.60% 16
Lancashire -8 11 £400 - 4
Merseyside - 2 £363 - 4
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 78 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (44.27%) JavaScript
3 56 (42.75%) TDD
4 53 (40.46%) Linux
5 51 (38.93%) HTML
5 51 (38.93%) Subversion
6 48 (36.64%) PHP
7 47 (35.88%) CSS
8 41 (31.30%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (29.77%) OO
10 36 (27.48%) SQL
10 36 (27.48%) Scrum
11 35 (26.72%) Python
12 34 (25.95%) Java
12 34 (25.95%) jQuery
13 33 (25.19%) Web Services
14 32 (24.43%) XML
15 26 (19.85%) LAMP
16 25 (19.08%) MVC
16 25 (19.08%) Software Engineering
17 23 (17.56%) Django
18 22 (16.79%) Oracle
19 21 (16.03%) BDD
20 20 (15.27%) C#
20 20 (15.27%) XSLT
20 20 (15.27%) Windows
20 20 (15.27%) Red Hat
21 19 (14.50%) E-Commerce
21 19 (14.50%) XSD
22 18 (13.74%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 9 (6.87%) Apache
1 9 (6.87%) Node.js
2 5 (3.82%) Apache Solr
2 5 (3.82%) Orchard CMS
2 5 (3.82%) CMS
2 5 (3.82%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.29%) Drupal
3 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.29%) IIS
3 3 (2.29%) iPlanet
4 2 (1.53%) JBoss
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.76%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (3.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Magento
2 1 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) HTTP
2 1 (0.76%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.21%) MySQL
1 16 (12.21%) Oracle Database
2 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.34%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.58%) RavenDB
5 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.82%) Big Data
6 3 (2.29%) SQLite
6 3 (2.29%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.76%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 51 (38.93%) Subversion
2 16 (12.21%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.63%) JIRA
3 10 (7.63%) Selenium
3 10 (7.63%) Cucumber
3 10 (7.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (7.63%) Maven
3 10 (7.63%) JUnit
4 9 (6.87%) Eclipse
4 9 (6.87%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.34%) Jasmine
6 6 (4.58%) Bower
6 6 (4.58%) Grunt
6 6 (4.58%) CasperJS
6 6 (4.58%) Mercurial
7 5 (3.82%) Hudson
7 5 (3.82%) PhantomJS
8 4 (3.05%) NUnit
9 3 (2.29%) RSpec
9 3 (2.29%) Moq
General
1 9 (6.87%) Finance
2 7 (5.34%) Retail
3 2 (1.53%) Banking
3 2 (1.53%) German Language
4 1 (0.76%) Games
4 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 108 (82.44%) Developer
2 25 (19.08%) PHP Developer
3 24 (18.32%) Senior Developer
4 17 (12.98%) Python Developer
5 14 (10.69%) Web Developer
6 12 (9.16%) Java Developer
6 12 (9.16%) Python/Django Developer
7 10 (7.63%) Django Developer
8 8 (6.11%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (5.34%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.58%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (3.82%) Agile .NET Developer
11 5 (3.82%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.82%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (3.82%) Software Engineer
12 4 (3.05%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 4 (3.05%) Magento Developer
12 4 (3.05%) Senior Magento Developer
12 4 (3.05%) Team Leader
12 4 (3.05%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (38.93%) HTML
2 47 (35.88%) CSS
3 34 (25.95%) jQuery
4 33 (25.19%) Web Services
5 32 (24.43%) XML
6 26 (19.85%) LAMP
7 23 (17.56%) Django
8 20 (15.27%) XSLT
9 19 (14.50%) XSD
10 18 (13.74%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (11.45%) HTML5
12 13 (9.92%) Ruby on Rails
13 12 (9.16%) JSON
13 12 (9.16%) Qt
13 12 (9.16%) .NET
14 11 (8.40%) Spring
14 11 (8.40%) RESTful
14 11 (8.40%) CSS3
15 10 (7.63%) PyQt
15 10 (7.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.74%) Open Source
2 16 (12.21%) Derivative
3 6 (4.58%) User Experience
3 6 (4.58%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.82%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.82%) NHS
5 4 (3.05%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.05%) Telematics
6 3 (2.29%) W3C
7 2 (1.53%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.53%) STB
7 2 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.53%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.76%) Blog
8 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.76%) CESG
8 1 (0.76%) GIS
8 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 53 (40.46%) Linux
2 20 (15.27%) Windows
3 14 (10.69%) UNIX
4 7 (5.34%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.05%) Android
6 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.53%) AIX
6 2 (1.53%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.53%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (42.75%) TDD
3 41 (31.30%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (29.77%) OO
5 36 (27.48%) Scrum
6 25 (19.08%) MVC
6 25 (19.08%) Software Engineering
7 21 (16.03%) BDD
8 19 (14.50%) E-Commerce
9 17 (12.98%) Unit Testing
10 15 (11.45%) Waterfall
11 14 (10.69%) Kanban
11 14 (10.69%) OOP
12 11 (8.40%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (7.63%) Web Development
13 10 (7.63%) Software Testing
13 10 (7.63%) Web Design
14 9 (6.87%) SOA
14 9 (6.87%) Validation
14 9 (6.87%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 58 (44.27%) JavaScript
2 48 (36.64%) PHP
3 36 (27.48%) SQL
4 35 (26.72%) Python
5 34 (25.95%) Java
6 20 (15.27%) C#
7 18 (13.74%) Ruby
8 7 (5.34%) C
8 7 (5.34%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.82%) C++
10 4 (3.05%) Perl
10 4 (3.05%) Groovy
11 2 (1.53%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.53%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.76%) Scala
12 1 (0.76%) AWK
12 1 (0.76%) Jython
12 1 (0.76%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (8.40%) Degree
2 9 (6.87%) HND
2 9 (6.87%) ISEB
2 9 (6.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) Docker
2 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.53%) Varnish
4 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) Puppet
2 1 (0.76%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 22 (16.79%) Oracle
2 20 (15.27%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.34%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.34%) VMware
4 3 (2.29%) Facebook
4 3 (2.29%) Twitter
5 2 (1.53%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.76%) Zend
6 1 (0.76%) ESRI
6 1 (0.76%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.76%) EMC
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
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Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: Rate on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
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Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
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Rate: £280 - £380 per day + competitive
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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Rate: £350 per day
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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