The table below looks at the statistics for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 116 98 112
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 11 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.65% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.43% 5.86% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £321 £348
% change year-on-year
+10.50% -7.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
321 273 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.55% 11.05% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 131 115
Average daily rate £375 £351 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £255 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £17.30 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Git (software) across the Scotland region.

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) across the Scotland region.

Git (software) Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 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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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
Edinburgh -1 10 £400 +33.33% 4
Glasgow -16 1 - - 3
Stirling - - - -
Perth and Kinross - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Dundee - - - -
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Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) Subversion
3 14 (46.67%) HTML
4 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 13 (43.33%) CSS
5 11 (36.67%) Linux
5 11 (36.67%) RESTful
6 10 (33.33%) Web Development
6 10 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 10 (33.33%) SOAP
6 10 (33.33%) Java
6 10 (33.33%) MVC
7 9 (30.00%) Finance
7 9 (30.00%) TDD
7 9 (30.00%) Web Services
7 9 (30.00%) .NET
7 9 (30.00%) HTTP
7 9 (30.00%) jQuery
7 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (30.00%) Mercurial
8 8 (26.67%) Open Source
8 8 (26.67%) JSON
8 8 (26.67%) Project Management
8 8 (26.67%) XML
8 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
9 7 (23.33%) Refactoring
9 7 (23.33%) HTML5
9 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
9 7 (23.33%) Responsive Web Design

Git (software)
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (16.67%) CMS
2 4 (13.33%) Umbraco
3 3 (10.00%) Sitefinity
4 2 (6.67%) WordPress
5 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.33%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Subversion
2 9 (30.00%) Mercurial
3 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 3 (10.00%) CruiseControl
4 3 (10.00%) Grunt
5 2 (6.67%) ReSharper
5 2 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
6 1 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Software Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 13 (43.33%) CSS
3 11 (36.67%) RESTful
4 10 (33.33%) SOAP
5 9 (30.00%) Web Services
5 9 (30.00%) .NET
5 9 (30.00%) jQuery
6 8 (26.67%) JSON
6 8 (26.67%) XML
6 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 7 (23.33%) HTML5
8 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (20.00%) CSS3
9 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 4 (13.33%) Sass
10 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (10.00%) XSLT
11 3 (10.00%) XHTML
11 3 (10.00%) Modernizr
11 3 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Open Source
2 5 (16.67%) FMCG
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) Blog
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) Web Development
2 10 (33.33%) MVC
3 9 (30.00%) TDD
3 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (26.67%) Project Management
5 7 (23.33%) Refactoring
5 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
5 7 (23.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) Web Design
8 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
8 3 (10.00%) Release Management
8 3 (10.00%) Business Transformation
8 3 (10.00%) Dependency Management
9 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Groovy
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) Scala
4 2 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
4 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Sitecore
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Twitter
3 2 (6.67%) Red Gate
4 1 (3.33%) Sybase
4 1 (3.33%) Zend
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