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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 100 100 133
Rank change year-on-year
0 +33
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 43 32 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.38% 1.12% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.87% 10.00% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+13.28% +1.58%
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
334 320 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.69% 11.17% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 170 194
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 21
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.56 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% -9.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -1 35 £350 +2.18% 31
Cheshire -4 4 £325 -3.70% 11
Lancashire -8 2 £325 +21.49%
Merseyside - - - - 4
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 36 (58.06%) Subversion
2 35 (56.45%) JavaScript
3 33 (53.23%) HTML
4 32 (51.61%) CSS
5 29 (46.77%) Linux
6 22 (35.48%) OO
7 21 (33.87%) Python
7 21 (33.87%) PHP
7 21 (33.87%) jQuery
8 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (29.03%) TDD
9 17 (27.42%) XML
10 15 (24.19%) Web Services
10 15 (24.19%) SQL
10 15 (24.19%) LAMP
10 15 (24.19%) Django
11 13 (20.97%) Unit Testing
11 13 (20.97%) C#
11 13 (20.97%) MySQL
12 12 (19.35%) .NET
12 12 (19.35%) XHTML
12 12 (19.35%) OOP
12 12 (19.35%) Scrum
12 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (19.35%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (17.74%) MVC
13 11 (17.74%) UNIX
14 10 (16.13%) Oracle
14 10 (16.13%) LINQ
14 10 (16.13%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (8.06%) CMS
2 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.23%) Drupal
2 2 (3.23%) iPlanet
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.61%) CorelDRAW
1 1 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) PaaS
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) MySQL
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.06%) RavenDB
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.61%) Redis
7 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (58.06%) Subversion
2 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
3 7 (11.29%) JIRA
4 6 (9.68%) Mercurial
5 5 (8.06%) ReSharper
6 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.23%) Calabash
8 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.61%) Maven
9 1 (1.61%) Gerrit
9 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.61%) T4 Templates
9 1 (1.61%) Grunt
General
1 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
1 5 (8.06%) Marketing
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (83.87%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) PHP Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Python Developer
4 11 (17.74%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Web Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Python/Django Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.84%) VB Developer
7 2 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.23%) iOS Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Django Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.23%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (1.61%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (53.23%) HTML
2 32 (51.61%) CSS
3 21 (33.87%) jQuery
4 17 (27.42%) XML
5 15 (24.19%) Web Services
5 15 (24.19%) LAMP
5 15 (24.19%) Django
6 12 (19.35%) .NET
6 12 (19.35%) XHTML
6 12 (19.35%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (16.13%) LINQ
8 9 (14.52%) XSLT
9 8 (12.90%) Backbone.js
9 8 (12.90%) XSD
9 8 (12.90%) Ajax
10 7 (11.29%) JSON
10 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
10 7 (11.29%) HTML5
11 6 (9.68%) REST
11 6 (9.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Derivative
1 7 (11.29%) Open Source
2 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.23%) GIS
3 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.77%) Linux
2 11 (17.74%) UNIX
3 8 (12.90%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.23%) Android
5 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) OO
2 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) TDD
3 13 (20.97%) Unit Testing
4 12 (19.35%) OOP
4 12 (19.35%) Scrum
4 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (17.74%) MVC
6 10 (16.13%) Web Development
7 9 (14.52%) OO PHP
8 8 (12.90%) Web Design
9 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
11 5 (8.06%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (8.06%) CQRS
12 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
12 3 (4.84%) BDD
12 3 (4.84%) Responsive Web Design
13 2 (3.23%) iOS Development
13 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (56.45%) JavaScript
2 21 (33.87%) Python
2 21 (33.87%) PHP
3 15 (24.19%) SQL
4 13 (20.97%) C#
5 8 (12.90%) Java
6 6 (9.68%) PHP5
7 5 (8.06%) Ruby
8 4 (6.45%) C
8 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.45%) VB
8 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.23%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.23%) Perl
10 1 (1.61%) VBScript
10 1 (1.61%) C++
10 1 (1.61%) VB6
10 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Oracle
2 7 (11.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.84%) Twitter
5 2 (3.23%) Facebook
5 2 (3.23%) VMware
6 1 (1.61%) JBoss
6 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.61%) Zend
6 1 (1.61%) Google
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