The first table below looks at the demand for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 28 July 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 South West 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 94 97 125
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +28
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 48 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.57% 0.61% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.18% 5.60% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 10 1
Average daily rate
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£405 £388 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% +40.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% +12.50%
Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
394 232 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.89% 10.89% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 141 144
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 29
Average hourly rate £35.50 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £35.30 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Git (software)
England

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Git (software) Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Bristol +1 24 £425 +30.76% 18
Dorset +8 6 £245 -45.55% 13
Gloucestershire -10 6 £405 - 5
Somerset -14 6 £325 -14.47% 5
Devon - 4 £313 - 2
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 42 (43.30%) PHP
2 41 (42.27%) Subversion
3 37 (38.14%) CSS
4 36 (37.11%) JavaScript
5 35 (36.08%) Linux
5 35 (36.08%) Jenkins
6 33 (34.02%) HTML
7 32 (32.99%) Java
8 27 (27.84%) LAMP
9 26 (26.80%) MySQL
9 26 (26.80%) Ruby
10 25 (25.77%) jQuery
11 24 (24.74%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (24.74%) Bash Shell
12 23 (23.71%) HTML5
12 23 (23.71%) CSS3
13 22 (22.68%) Puppet
13 22 (22.68%) SQL
13 22 (22.68%) Apache
13 22 (22.68%) DevOps
14 21 (21.65%) Hudson
14 21 (21.65%) JIRA
15 20 (20.62%) Red Hat
15 20 (20.62%) Perl
15 20 (20.62%) Scrum
15 20 (20.62%) VMware
16 19 (19.59%) Samba
16 19 (19.59%) Debian
16 19 (19.59%) nginx
17 18 (18.56%) Postfix

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 22 (22.68%) Apache
2 19 (19.59%) nginx
3 14 (14.43%) Confluence
4 12 (12.37%) Drupal
4 12 (12.37%) CMS
4 12 (12.37%) MediaWiki
5 8 (8.25%) ColdFusion
6 6 (6.19%) IIS
7 5 (5.15%) Node.js
8 4 (4.12%) Apache Solr
8 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
8 4 (4.12%) Railo
9 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
9 3 (3.09%) SAS
9 3 (3.09%) WebLogic
9 3 (3.09%) Alfresco
10 2 (2.06%) WordPress
11 1 (1.03%) GlassFish
11 1 (1.03%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) GIMP
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Summit
2 1 (1.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) GitHub
2 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.56%) Firewall
2 17 (17.53%) VPN
3 15 (15.46%) LDAP
4 13 (13.40%) LAN
4 13 (13.40%) WAN
4 13 (13.40%) IPv6
4 13 (13.40%) Network Security
5 12 (12.37%) IPsec
5 12 (12.37%) OSPF
5 12 (12.37%) BGP
5 12 (12.37%) EIGRP
6 8 (8.25%) HTTP
7 6 (6.19%) HTTPS
8 3 (3.09%) SSL
8 3 (3.09%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.80%) MySQL
2 18 (18.56%) Relational Database
3 14 (14.43%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.12%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.03%) MS Access
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 41 (42.27%) Subversion
2 35 (36.08%) Jenkins
3 21 (21.65%) Hudson
3 21 (21.65%) JIRA
4 11 (11.34%) Eclipse
5 8 (8.25%) PHPUnit
6 6 (6.19%) Maven
6 6 (6.19%) NUnit
7 5 (5.15%) ReSharper
7 5 (5.15%) NuGet
8 4 (4.12%) Mockito
8 4 (4.12%) Selenium
8 4 (4.12%) JUnit
8 4 (4.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (4.12%) ClearCase
9 3 (3.09%) JMeter
9 3 (3.09%) Ant
9 3 (3.09%) Gerrit
9 3 (3.09%) Gradle
10 2 (2.06%) Xcode
General
1 7 (7.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (56.70%) Developer
2 13 (13.40%) PHP Developer
3 12 (12.37%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Drupal Developer
5 8 (8.25%) Administrator
6 7 (7.22%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.22%) Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (6.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.19%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Programmer
9 4 (4.12%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.12%) C++ Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.14%) CSS
2 33 (34.02%) HTML
3 27 (27.84%) LAMP
4 25 (25.77%) jQuery
5 23 (23.71%) HTML5
5 23 (23.71%) CSS3
6 16 (16.49%) XML
7 12 (12.37%) JSON
8 9 (9.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (9.28%) REST
9 8 (8.25%) XHTML
9 8 (8.25%) .NET
9 8 (8.25%) Spring
10 7 (7.22%) Ajax
11 6 (6.19%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.19%) Ninject
11 6 (6.19%) Sass
12 4 (4.12%) LESS
12 4 (4.12%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (4.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Wiki
2 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.22%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.15%) Clustering
4 5 (5.15%) Open Source
5 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.03%) Social Media
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.08%) Linux
2 19 (19.59%) Debian
3 17 (17.53%) Ubuntu
4 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (12.37%) Windows
5 7 (7.22%) CentOS
6 5 (5.15%) UNIX
7 4 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.06%) SUSE
9 1 (1.03%) Android
9 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.74%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (22.68%) DevOps
3 20 (20.62%) Scrum
4 18 (18.56%) MVC
5 17 (17.53%) Content Management
6 16 (16.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (16.49%) OO
7 15 (15.46%) Release Management
8 13 (13.40%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (12.37%) Data Modelling
9 12 (12.37%) TDD
10 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
11 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
12 8 (8.25%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.25%) ITIL
12 8 (8.25%) Automated Testing
12 8 (8.25%) ITIL V3
12 8 (8.25%) Unit Testing
13 7 (7.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 42 (43.30%) PHP
2 36 (37.11%) JavaScript
3 32 (32.99%) Java
4 26 (26.80%) Ruby
5 24 (24.74%) Bash Shell
6 22 (22.68%) SQL
7 20 (20.62%) Perl
8 10 (10.31%) C#
9 5 (5.15%) C++
10 4 (4.12%) PHP5
10 4 (4.12%) Python
11 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.06%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.06%) Bourne shell
13 1 (1.03%) Groovy
13 1 (1.03%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.03%) VB
13 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.28%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) CCNA
4 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.06%) Degree
6 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) ISO 9001
2 8 (8.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.15%) SLA
4 3 (3.09%) ISO 14001
5 2 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 19 (19.59%) Samba
2 18 (18.56%) Postfix
3 14 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (12.37%) XenServer
5 1 (1.03%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (22.68%) Puppet
2 14 (14.43%) ZABBIX
3 6 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.06%) Ansible
4 2 (2.06%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) Red Hat
1 20 (20.62%) VMware
2 13 (13.40%) Citrix
3 10 (10.31%) Oracle
4 5 (5.15%) Zend
5 3 (3.09%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.09%) Twitter
5 3 (3.09%) JBoss
5 3 (3.09%) IBM
5 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
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