The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 113 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 13 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 0.51% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.32% 4.80% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 0
Average daily rate £368 £426 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £45.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
-20.55% +74.68%
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
301 250 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.36% 10.67% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 152 113
Average daily rate £363 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Git (software)
UK

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 18 April 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)
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Git (software) Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -20 11 £385 -12.00% 2
Glasgow +9 2 £250 -44.44% 3
Git (software)
UK

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (73.53%) HTML
2 24 (70.59%) CSS
3 20 (58.82%) Subversion
4 19 (55.88%) PHP
5 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 15 (44.12%) Scrum
7 13 (38.24%) TDD
7 13 (38.24%) jQuery
8 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (32.35%) BDD
10 10 (29.41%) Zend
11 9 (26.47%) HTML5
11 9 (26.47%) Linux
12 8 (23.53%) MySQL
12 8 (23.53%) CakePHP
12 8 (23.53%) Drupal
12 8 (23.53%) Symfony
13 7 (20.59%) JSON
13 7 (20.59%) PHPUnit
13 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
13 7 (20.59%) Java
13 7 (20.59%) Behat
14 6 (17.65%) OO
14 6 (17.65%) HTTP
14 6 (17.65%) MVC
15 5 (14.71%) Backbone.js
15 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
15 5 (14.71%) Finance
15 5 (14.71%) Project Management
15 5 (14.71%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (23.53%) Drupal
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.82%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) CMS
3 2 (5.88%) Node.js
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Qpid
4 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) GitHub
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) Intranet
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.82%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (8.82%) Informix
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (58.82%) Subversion
2 7 (20.59%) PHPUnit
2 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
2 7 (20.59%) Behat
3 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 3 (8.82%) Maven
3 3 (8.82%) Ant
4 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.88%) ReSharper
4 2 (5.88%) Mercurial
4 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.94%) Grunt
5 1 (2.94%) QUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) PHP Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Drupal Developer
3 8 (23.53%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Perl Developer
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.88%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.94%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) HTML
2 24 (70.59%) CSS
3 13 (38.24%) jQuery
4 9 (26.47%) HTML5
5 8 (23.53%) CakePHP
5 8 (23.53%) Symfony
6 7 (20.59%) JSON
7 5 (14.71%) Backbone.js
7 5 (14.71%) XML
8 4 (11.76%) .NET
8 4 (11.76%) Web Services
8 4 (11.76%) CSS3
9 3 (8.82%) REST
9 3 (8.82%) OSGi
9 3 (8.82%) RESTful
9 3 (8.82%) Apache OpenJPA
9 3 (8.82%) JPA
9 3 (8.82%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (8.82%) LAMP
9 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) FMCG
2 1 (2.94%) Open Source
2 1 (2.94%) Blog
2 1 (2.94%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Scrum
2 13 (38.24%) TDD
3 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) BDD
5 6 (17.65%) OO
5 6 (17.65%) MVC
6 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) Content Management
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.76%) Web Development
8 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
8 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.82%) Use Case
8 3 (8.82%) Release Management
8 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.82%) User Stories
8 3 (8.82%) Business Transformation
9 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) PHP
2 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) C#
6 3 (8.82%) Ruby
6 3 (8.82%) Perl
7 2 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.88%) PHP5
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Zend
2 3 (8.82%) Adobe
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Twitter
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Red Gate
4 1 (2.94%) Sitecore