The table below looks at the statistics for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 28 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 28 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.25% 3.55% 1.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.42% 27.50% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 3
Average daily rate £450 £400 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.88%
Git (software)
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
106 40 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.66% 12.90% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 32 19
Average daily rate £413 £400 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +31.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £657 £493 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.37 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -2.01%

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 37 (71.15%) Java
2 30 (57.69%) Linux
2 30 (57.69%) Jenkins
3 24 (46.15%) Unix
4 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (38.46%) Docker
5 20 (38.46%) DevOps
6 19 (36.54%) NoSQL
6 19 (36.54%) Maven
7 18 (34.62%) SQL
8 17 (32.69%) Puppet
8 17 (32.69%) GitHub
9 16 (30.77%) Bash Shell
10 15 (28.85%) MySQL
11 14 (26.92%) PHP
11 14 (26.92%) Ruby
12 13 (25.00%) Graphite
12 13 (25.00%) Groovy
12 13 (25.00%) MVC
13 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
13 12 (23.08%) Apache
13 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (23.08%) Subversion
13 12 (23.08%) Spring
13 12 (23.08%) MongoDB
14 11 (21.15%) REST
14 11 (21.15%) Go
14 11 (21.15%) JSON
14 11 (21.15%) RESTful
14 11 (21.15%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 12 (23.08%) Apache
2 9 (17.31%) nginx
2 9 (17.31%) Tomcat
3 7 (13.46%) Confluence
4 6 (11.54%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (9.62%) JBoss
6 3 (5.77%) Apache Solr
7 2 (3.85%) IIS
7 2 (3.85%) Node.js
7 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.85%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.92%) CloudStack
8 1 (1.92%) CMS
8 1 (1.92%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.92%) Eloqua
1 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.69%) GitHub
2 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.92%) IaaS
4 1 (1.92%) PaaS
4 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) NoSQL
2 15 (28.85%) MySQL
3 12 (23.08%) MongoDB
4 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (7.69%) CouchDB
5 4 (7.69%) Jackrabbit
5 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (57.69%) Jenkins
2 19 (36.54%) Maven
3 12 (23.08%) Subversion
4 10 (19.23%) JIRA
4 10 (19.23%) Mockito
5 9 (17.31%) Artifactory
5 9 (17.31%) GitLab
5 9 (17.31%) PHPUnit
6 6 (11.54%) jMock
6 6 (11.54%) TeamCity
7 5 (9.62%) Ant
7 5 (9.62%) Gradle
7 5 (9.62%) Selenium
7 5 (9.62%) Spock
8 4 (7.69%) EasyMock
9 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
9 3 (5.77%) IntelliJ
9 3 (5.77%) Liquibase
10 2 (3.85%) ClearCase
10 2 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Local Government
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (61.54%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 14 (26.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) PHP Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Java Scala Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Scala Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Unix Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Drupal Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 1 (1.92%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Software Tester
9 1 (1.92%) Tester
9 1 (1.92%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) Spring
2 11 (21.15%) JSON
2 11 (21.15%) REST
2 11 (21.15%) RESTful
3 10 (19.23%) CSS
3 10 (19.23%) HTML
3 10 (19.23%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (19.23%) Web Services
4 9 (17.31%) SOAP
5 8 (15.38%) HTML5
5 8 (15.38%) Sensu
6 6 (11.54%) CSS3
6 6 (11.54%) Hibernate
6 6 (11.54%) MCollective
7 5 (9.62%) Velocity
8 4 (7.69%) Ajax
8 4 (7.69%) Kafka
8 4 (7.69%) Spring MVC
9 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.77%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 4 (7.69%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (57.69%) Linux
2 24 (46.15%) Unix
3 8 (15.38%) CoreOS
4 6 (11.54%) Windows
5 5 (9.62%) CentOS
5 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) DevOps
3 13 (25.00%) MVC
4 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (21.15%) Configuration Management
6 10 (19.23%) Microservices
6 10 (19.23%) Scrum
7 8 (15.38%) OO
7 8 (15.38%) TDD
8 7 (13.46%) BDD
9 6 (11.54%) OOP
9 6 (11.54%) Release Management
9 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.69%) Data Management
10 4 (7.69%) SDLC
11 3 (5.77%) Kanban
11 3 (5.77%) Web Development
12 2 (3.85%) AOP
12 2 (3.85%) ETL
12 2 (3.85%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) Java
2 18 (34.62%) SQL
3 16 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 14 (26.92%) PHP
4 14 (26.92%) Ruby
5 13 (25.00%) Groovy
6 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 11 (21.15%) Go
7 11 (21.15%) Python
8 10 (19.23%) Scala
9 7 (13.46%) Clojure
10 6 (11.54%) Erlang
10 6 (11.54%) Perl
10 6 (11.54%) PHP 5
11 2 (3.85%) Jython
11 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.92%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) WCAG
2 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (38.46%) Docker
2 8 (15.38%) Ceph
2 8 (15.38%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 17 (32.69%) Puppet
2 13 (25.00%) Graphite
3 9 (17.31%) Ansible
4 8 (15.38%) HAProxy
4 8 (15.38%) Kubernetes
4 8 (15.38%) logstash
5 7 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (7.69%) Salt
7 2 (3.85%) Control-M
7 2 (3.85%) Opsview
8 1 (1.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.69%) Splunk
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) Sybase
3 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) Siebel