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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 107 112 108
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 21 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 0.57% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.52% 5.03% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 8
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £426
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -17.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £265 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -20.55%
Git (software)
UK

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
322 298 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.73% 11.31% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 172 153
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Average hourly rate £30.75 £32.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% -24.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 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
Edinburgh +9 16 £406 +5.51% 7
Glasgow -5 5 £450 +56.52% 4
Git (software)
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Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (51.11%) TDD
3 22 (48.89%) Java
4 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 21 (46.67%) HTML
5 20 (44.44%) CSS
6 17 (37.78%) SQL
7 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
8 13 (28.89%) jQuery
8 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (26.67%) MVC
10 11 (24.44%) Finance
10 11 (24.44%) Tomcat
10 11 (24.44%) JSON
11 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 10 (22.22%) UNIX
11 10 (22.22%) RESTful
11 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (22.22%) Cucumber
11 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
12 9 (20.00%) BDD
12 9 (20.00%) Windows
12 9 (20.00%) Web Services
13 8 (17.78%) C#
13 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
13 8 (17.78%) Banking
13 8 (17.78%) Web Development
13 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
14 7 (15.56%) Grunt
14 7 (15.56%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 11 (24.44%) Tomcat
2 7 (15.56%) CMS
2 7 (15.56%) JBoss
3 4 (8.89%) Apache
4 2 (4.44%) WordPress
4 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.22%) Node.js
5 1 (2.22%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) nginx
5 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.22%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.89%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (6.67%) IaaS
5 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
1 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) Redis
4 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.56%) Grunt
2 7 (15.56%) Hudson
2 7 (15.56%) Gradle
2 7 (15.56%) Maven
2 7 (15.56%) Subversion
3 6 (13.33%) Ant
3 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 6 (13.33%) CruiseControl
3 6 (13.33%) MSBuild
4 5 (11.11%) Selenium
5 4 (8.89%) JIRA
5 4 (8.89%) JUnit
5 4 (8.89%) Mercurial
5 4 (8.89%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.67%) Appium
6 3 (6.67%) Calabash
6 3 (6.67%) Xcode
7 2 (4.44%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.22%) iOS Developer
8 1 (2.22%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (46.67%) HTML
2 20 (44.44%) CSS
3 13 (28.89%) jQuery
4 11 (24.44%) JSON
5 10 (22.22%) RESTful
6 9 (20.00%) Web Services
7 7 (15.56%) HTML5
7 7 (15.56%) .NET
7 7 (15.56%) JSP
8 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 6 (13.33%) NHibernate
8 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 6 (13.33%) Entity Framework
8 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (13.33%) OAuth
8 6 (13.33%) OAuth2
9 5 (11.11%) Spring
10 4 (8.89%) Ajax
10 4 (8.89%) XML
10 4 (8.89%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Open Source
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Blog
3 1 (2.22%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) UNIX
2 9 (20.00%) Windows
3 7 (15.56%) Linux
4 6 (13.33%) Ubuntu
4 6 (13.33%) Android
5 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
6 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (51.11%) TDD
3 14 (31.11%) Test Automation
4 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (26.67%) MVC
6 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 9 (20.00%) BDD
8 8 (17.78%) Web Development
8 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
9 6 (13.33%) Performance Testing
9 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (13.33%) DevOps
9 6 (13.33%) Android Development
10 4 (8.89%) OO
10 4 (8.89%) iOS Development
11 3 (6.67%) ATDD
11 3 (6.67%) Refactoring
11 3 (6.67%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) Java
2 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (37.78%) SQL
4 8 (17.78%) C#
5 4 (8.89%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.22%) C++
6 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.22%) ISEB
1 1 (2.22%) HND
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) TeamSite
2 1 (2.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Guidewire
1 1 (2.22%) Twitter
1 1 (2.22%) Coverity
1 1 (2.22%) Adobe
1 1 (2.22%) EMC
1 1 (2.22%) Veritas
1 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle
1 1 (2.22%) Alterian
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