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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 86 96 128
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +32
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 58 40 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.79% 1.36% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.47% 11.40% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 30 5
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£325 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £235 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
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
375 351 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 11.60% 11.93% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 180 186
Average daily rate £325 £320 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 16
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.03 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.33% -14.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £37.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +3.47%

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 30 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 30 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 +2 45 £325 -5.10% 29
Cheshire 0 8 £325 +8.33% 9
Lancashire -21 3 £325 +21.49% 2
Merseyside - - - - 3
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 49 (62.03%) Subversion
2 40 (50.63%) PHP
3 39 (49.37%) JavaScript
3 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (46.84%) HTML
4 37 (46.84%) Linux
5 36 (45.57%) OO
6 34 (43.04%) CSS
7 28 (35.44%) XML
8 26 (32.91%) LAMP
8 26 (32.91%) jQuery
9 24 (30.38%) SQL
9 24 (30.38%) Python
10 22 (27.85%) Web Services
10 22 (27.85%) TDD
11 20 (25.32%) Oracle
11 20 (25.32%) XSLT
12 18 (22.78%) XSD
13 17 (21.52%) Red Hat
13 17 (21.52%) Django
14 16 (20.25%) E-Commerce
14 16 (20.25%) MySQL
14 16 (20.25%) RabbitMQ
14 16 (20.25%) Oracle Database
15 15 (18.99%) Derivative
16 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (16.46%) Scrum
17 13 (16.46%) Java
17 13 (16.46%) Open Source
18 12 (15.19%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 3 (3.80%) iPlanet
1 3 (3.80%) CMS
1 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
1 3 (3.80%) Drupal
1 3 (3.80%) IIS
2 2 (2.53%) Apache
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.27%) Node.js
3 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.27%) CorelDRAW
1 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) 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 3 (3.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) MySQL
1 16 (20.25%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.27%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.27%) Redis
5 1 (1.27%) Big Data
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 49 (62.03%) Subversion
2 9 (11.39%) JIRA
3 8 (10.13%) Mercurial
3 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.80%) Maven
4 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.53%) Calabash
6 1 (1.27%) Grunt
6 1 (1.27%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (1.27%) Ant
6 1 (1.27%) Hudson
6 1 (1.27%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.27%) QUnit
6 1 (1.27%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.27%) Trac
6 1 (1.27%) MSTest
6 1 (1.27%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
1 6 (7.59%) Retail
2 3 (3.80%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) German Language
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (84.81%) Developer
2 28 (35.44%) PHP Developer
3 15 (18.99%) Python Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Web Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Python/Django Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Django Developer
7 4 (5.06%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Magento Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Magento Developer
8 3 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Drupal Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.80%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.80%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.53%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (46.84%) HTML
2 34 (43.04%) CSS
3 28 (35.44%) XML
4 26 (32.91%) LAMP
4 26 (32.91%) jQuery
5 22 (27.85%) Web Services
6 20 (25.32%) XSLT
7 18 (22.78%) XSD
8 17 (21.52%) Django
9 16 (20.25%) RabbitMQ
10 11 (13.92%) HTML5
10 11 (13.92%) XHTML
11 9 (11.39%) CSS3
12 6 (7.59%) PyQt
12 6 (7.59%) Qt
12 6 (7.59%) .NET
12 6 (7.59%) Ajax
13 5 (6.33%) REST
14 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
14 4 (5.06%) JSON
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%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) W3C
5 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.84%) 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 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (45.57%) OO
3 22 (27.85%) TDD
4 16 (20.25%) E-Commerce
5 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (16.46%) Scrum
7 12 (15.19%) MVC
7 12 (15.19%) Web Development
8 11 (13.92%) Unit Testing
8 11 (13.92%) OO PHP
9 10 (12.66%) OOP
10 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.59%) Web Design
12 5 (6.33%) BDD
13 4 (5.06%) Responsive Web Design
14 3 (3.80%) Waterfall
14 3 (3.80%) SOA
14 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
15 2 (2.53%) Project Management
15 2 (2.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.63%) PHP
2 39 (49.37%) JavaScript
3 24 (30.38%) SQL
3 24 (30.38%) Python
4 13 (16.46%) Java
5 8 (10.13%) C#
6 6 (7.59%) Ruby
7 5 (6.33%) C
8 4 (5.06%) PHP5
9 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.80%) Perl
10 2 (2.53%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.27%) AWK
11 1 (1.27%) Jython
11 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.27%) Scala
11 1 (1.27%) sed
11 1 (1.27%) VB
11 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Varnish
1 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Puppet
2 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Oracle
2 17 (21.52%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.06%) Twitter
4 3 (3.80%) Facebook
4 3 (3.80%) JBoss
4 3 (3.80%) VMware
5 1 (1.27%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) Zend
5 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
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