The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 64 98 99
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +1
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 86 48 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.69% 1.57% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.68% 12.28% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 38 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £405 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £483 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £59.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-41.17% +32.22%
Git (software)
England

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

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
437 391 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.65% 12.79% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 249 141
Average daily rate £398 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £275 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 10
Average hourly rate £41.00 £35.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.49% -1.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.50 £35.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.83 £39.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
Bristol +17 48 £388 -8.82% 22
Gloucestershire +5 16 £400 -1.23% 4
Devon +9 12 £420 +34.40% 12
Wiltshire - 4 £294 - 4
Somerset +2 3 - - 14
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 96 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (50.00%) Linux
3 67 (41.36%) JavaScript
4 58 (35.80%) HTML
5 53 (32.72%) Java
5 53 (32.72%) Puppet
6 52 (32.10%) Subversion
7 50 (30.86%) TDD
8 48 (29.63%) Jenkins
9 47 (29.01%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (25.31%) CSS
11 38 (23.46%) MySQL
12 36 (22.22%) Python
12 36 (22.22%) Red Hat
12 36 (22.22%) jQuery
13 35 (21.60%) Configuration Management
13 35 (21.60%) Apache
14 33 (20.37%) Web Services
15 32 (19.75%) Software Engineering
15 32 (19.75%) Ruby
15 32 (19.75%) DevOps
16 31 (19.14%) PHP
17 30 (18.52%) CentOS
17 30 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
18 29 (17.90%) HTML5
19 28 (17.28%) Mobile App
20 27 (16.67%) Security Cleared
20 27 (16.67%) Scrum
21 26 (16.05%) JIRA
21 26 (16.05%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 35 (21.60%) Apache
2 13 (8.02%) JBoss
2 13 (8.02%) Node.js
3 10 (6.17%) Confluence
4 7 (4.32%) nginx
4 7 (4.32%) CMS
5 6 (3.70%) MediaWiki
6 5 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.09%) WordPress
6 5 (3.09%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.47%) IIS
7 4 (2.47%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.47%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.23%) Mule
8 2 (1.23%) Drupal
9 1 (0.62%) Liferay
9 1 (0.62%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (2.47%) Magento
2 2 (1.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.94%) GitHub
2 8 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.17%) SDH
1 10 (6.17%) TCP/IP
1 10 (6.17%) 3G
1 10 (6.17%) 2G
1 10 (6.17%) 2.5G
1 10 (6.17%) Wireshark
2 9 (5.56%) HTTP
2 9 (5.56%) 4G
3 6 (3.70%) Firewall
3 6 (3.70%) VPN
3 6 (3.70%) DNS
3 6 (3.70%) LDAP
4 3 (1.85%) LAN
4 3 (1.85%) WAN
4 3 (1.85%) IPv6
4 3 (1.85%) OSPF
4 3 (1.85%) BGP
4 3 (1.85%) EIGRP
4 3 (1.85%) IPsec
4 3 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (23.46%) MySQL
2 21 (12.96%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (10.49%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.32%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.09%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.85%) Big Data
7 3 (1.85%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.62%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.62%) SQLite
9 1 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 52 (32.10%) Subversion
2 48 (29.63%) Jenkins
3 26 (16.05%) JIRA
4 12 (7.41%) PHPUnit
5 11 (6.79%) Maven
6 10 (6.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (6.17%) ClearCase
7 9 (5.56%) Grunt
7 9 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 9 (5.56%) Hudson
8 7 (4.32%) JUnit
9 6 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.09%) Eclipse
10 5 (3.09%) IntelliJ
10 5 (3.09%) Selenium
11 4 (2.47%) Bitbucket
11 4 (2.47%) TestNG
12 3 (1.85%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.85%) EasyMock
12 3 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (10.49%) Finance
2 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.09%) Marketing
3 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.47%) Electronics
4 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 88 (54.32%) Developer
2 24 (14.81%) Software Engineer
3 23 (14.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (9.26%) Front-End Developer
5 12 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 11 (6.79%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (6.79%) PHP Developer
6 11 (6.79%) Administrator
6 11 (6.79%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (6.17%) C++ Developer
8 9 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (4.32%) .NET Developer
9 7 (4.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.32%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.70%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 4 (2.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (2.47%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (35.80%) HTML
2 41 (25.31%) CSS
3 36 (22.22%) jQuery
4 33 (20.37%) Web Services
5 29 (17.90%) HTML5
6 26 (16.05%) REST
7 20 (12.35%) JSON
7 20 (12.35%) AngularJS
8 17 (10.49%) Doctrine
8 17 (10.49%) RESTful
9 16 (9.88%) CSS3
10 15 (9.26%) Sass
11 13 (8.02%) .NET
12 12 (7.41%) Cocoa
12 12 (7.41%) Cocoa Touch
13 11 (6.79%) XML
14 10 (6.17%) SOAP
14 10 (6.17%) STL
14 10 (6.17%) Spring
14 10 (6.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.28%) Mobile App
2 11 (6.79%) User Experience
3 10 (6.17%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.94%) Wiki
5 4 (2.47%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.47%) DTV
5 4 (2.47%) Clustering
6 3 (1.85%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.85%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.23%) W3C
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.23%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.23%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.23%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.62%) EPoS
8 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 81 (50.00%) Linux
2 30 (18.52%) CentOS
3 16 (9.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (9.26%) Apple iOS
5 12 (7.41%) UNIX
5 12 (7.41%) Windows
6 10 (6.17%) Ubuntu
7 9 (5.56%) Debian
8 6 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.47%) Solaris
10 3 (1.85%) VMS
10 3 (1.85%) Android
11 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (30.86%) TDD
3 47 (29.01%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (21.60%) Configuration Management
5 32 (19.75%) Software Engineering
5 32 (19.75%) DevOps
6 27 (16.67%) Scrum
7 19 (11.73%) Automated Testing
7 19 (11.73%) Open Source
8 16 (9.88%) MVC
8 16 (9.88%) API Integration
9 15 (9.26%) OO
9 15 (9.26%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.26%) Mentoring
9 15 (9.26%) iOS Development
10 11 (6.79%) BDD
10 11 (6.79%) Refactoring
11 9 (5.56%) OOD
11 9 (5.56%) SOA
12 8 (4.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (41.36%) JavaScript
2 53 (32.72%) Java
3 36 (22.22%) Python
4 32 (19.75%) Ruby
5 31 (19.14%) PHP
6 23 (14.20%) Bash Shell
7 16 (9.88%) SQL
8 15 (9.26%) Perl
9 14 (8.64%) C++
9 14 (8.64%) Objective-C
10 13 (8.02%) Apple Swift
11 8 (4.94%) C#
12 7 (4.32%) PL/SQL
13 6 (3.70%) Shell Script
14 5 (3.09%) PHP5
15 2 (1.23%) Groovy
16 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.62%) Scala
16 1 (0.62%) Ada
16 1 (0.62%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 27 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.64%) DV Cleared
3 9 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.47%) Degree
5 1 (0.62%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) HND
5 1 (0.62%) CCNA
5 1 (0.62%) ISEB
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.23%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (6.17%) iptables
2 7 (4.32%) VirtualBox
2 7 (4.32%) Docker
3 6 (3.70%) Samba
3 6 (3.70%) Postfix
4 4 (2.47%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.85%) XenServer
5 3 (1.85%) Xen
5 3 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.23%) GPFS
6 2 (1.23%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 53 (32.72%) Puppet
2 30 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (11.11%) Ansible
4 16 (9.88%) Vagrant
5 6 (3.70%) ZABBIX
6 4 (2.47%) Ganglia
6 4 (2.47%) Salt
6 4 (2.47%) Nagios
7 3 (1.85%) Ganeti
7 3 (1.85%) yum
7 3 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (1.85%) Bcfg2
8 2 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.62%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 36 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 17 (10.49%) Zend
3 14 (8.64%) VMware
4 8 (4.94%) Oracle
5 5 (3.09%) IBM
6 4 (2.47%) SAP
7 3 (1.85%) Citrix
8 1 (0.62%) Google
8 1 (0.62%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.62%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.62%) DigitalOcean
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