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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 85 93 113
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 65 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.93% 1.14% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.71% 9.92% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 22 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £285 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.28% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
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
442 262 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.14% 11.45% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 165 161
Average daily rate £375 £338 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £285 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 49
Average hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £14.08 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.78 £37.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +3.47%

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 September 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 30 September 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 +13 36 £400 +23.07% 14
Wiltshire - 14 £425 - 3
Gloucestershire - 10 £405 - 6
Somerset -9 5 - - 9
Cornwall - - - -
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - - 6
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 60 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (48.72%) JavaScript
2 57 (48.72%) PHP
3 53 (45.30%) Linux
4 51 (43.59%) HTML
5 44 (37.61%) jQuery
6 43 (36.75%) MySQL
7 42 (35.90%) HTML5
8 41 (35.04%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (33.33%) Apache
10 35 (29.91%) Software Engineering
11 33 (28.21%) SQL
12 32 (27.35%) Java
12 32 (27.35%) CSS
12 32 (27.35%) Subversion
13 28 (23.93%) PHPUnit
14 27 (23.08%) Zend
14 27 (23.08%) CentOS
15 26 (22.22%) Security Cleared
16 25 (21.37%) Automated Testing
17 24 (20.51%) Scrum
18 22 (18.80%) OO
18 22 (18.80%) Ruby
18 22 (18.80%) Zend Framework
19 21 (17.95%) Jenkins
20 20 (17.09%) CSS3
20 20 (17.09%) Bash Shell
21 19 (16.24%) Refactoring
21 19 (16.24%) Perl
21 19 (16.24%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 39 (33.33%) Apache
2 13 (11.11%) nginx
3 11 (9.40%) Confluence
4 10 (8.55%) MediaWiki
5 9 (7.69%) Railo
5 9 (7.69%) ColdFusion
6 8 (6.84%) Drupal
7 6 (5.13%) CMS
8 3 (2.56%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.56%) Alfresco
8 3 (2.56%) Node.js
9 1 (0.85%) IIS
9 1 (0.85%) WordPress
9 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Summit
2 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.84%) GitHub
2 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) Firewall
2 11 (9.40%) VPN
3 10 (8.55%) IPsec
3 10 (8.55%) Network Security
3 10 (8.55%) LDAP
3 10 (8.55%) LAN
3 10 (8.55%) WAN
3 10 (8.55%) IPv6
3 10 (8.55%) OSPF
3 10 (8.55%) BGP
3 10 (8.55%) EIGRP
4 4 (3.42%) HTTP
5 3 (2.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (36.75%) MySQL
2 16 (13.68%) Relational Database
3 12 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.27%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) MS Access
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (27.35%) Subversion
2 28 (23.93%) PHPUnit
3 21 (17.95%) Jenkins
4 18 (15.38%) JIRA
5 10 (8.55%) Hudson
6 9 (7.69%) Selenium
7 7 (5.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (5.98%) ClearCase
8 4 (3.42%) Maven
8 4 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.42%) Gerrit
9 3 (2.56%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.56%) NUnit
9 3 (2.56%) JMeter
10 2 (1.71%) ReSharper
10 2 (1.71%) Behat
10 2 (1.71%) NuGet
11 1 (0.85%) xUnit.net
11 1 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
11 1 (0.85%) Moq
General
1 17 (14.53%) Finance
2 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 76 (64.96%) Developer
2 28 (23.93%) PHP Developer
3 17 (14.53%) Software Engineer
4 12 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (7.69%) PHP Zend Developer
5 9 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Drupal Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Web Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.13%) C++ Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Administrator
9 5 (4.27%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.27%) Designer
10 4 (3.42%) Senior PHP Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.42%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (3.42%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (43.59%) HTML
2 44 (37.61%) jQuery
3 42 (35.90%) HTML5
4 32 (27.35%) CSS
5 22 (18.80%) Zend Framework
6 20 (17.09%) CSS3
7 18 (15.38%) LAMP
8 15 (12.82%) Ajax
9 14 (11.97%) XML
10 10 (8.55%) AngularJS
10 10 (8.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (7.69%) XHTML
11 9 (7.69%) ColdBox
12 8 (6.84%) JSON
13 6 (5.13%) .NET
13 6 (5.13%) Sass
14 5 (4.27%) REST
15 4 (3.42%) RESTful
15 4 (3.42%) JPA
15 4 (3.42%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) Wiki
2 7 (5.98%) User Experience
3 6 (5.13%) Clustering
4 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.56%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 53 (45.30%) Linux
2 27 (23.08%) CentOS
3 16 (13.68%) Debian
4 15 (12.82%) Ubuntu
4 15 (12.82%) Windows
5 10 (8.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.71%) Android
6 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.85%) SUSE
7 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.04%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (29.91%) Software Engineering
4 25 (21.37%) Automated Testing
5 24 (20.51%) Scrum
6 22 (18.80%) OO
7 19 (16.24%) MVC
7 19 (16.24%) Refactoring
8 18 (15.38%) DevOps
9 14 (11.97%) Mentoring
9 14 (11.97%) Release Management
10 12 (10.26%) Content Management
11 11 (9.40%) TDD
12 10 (8.55%) Data Modelling
12 10 (8.55%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (8.55%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (5.98%) Configuration Management
14 6 (5.13%) Document Management
14 6 (5.13%) Unit Testing
15 5 (4.27%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 57 (48.72%) JavaScript
1 57 (48.72%) PHP
2 33 (28.21%) SQL
3 32 (27.35%) Java
4 22 (18.80%) Ruby
5 20 (17.09%) Bash Shell
6 19 (16.24%) Perl
7 9 (7.69%) CFML
8 8 (6.84%) Python
8 8 (6.84%) T-SQL
8 8 (6.84%) C++
9 7 (5.98%) PHP5
10 6 (5.13%) C#
11 5 (4.27%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.56%) Bourne shell
13 2 (1.71%) C
13 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.85%) VC++
14 1 (0.85%) VB
14 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 26 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.53%) DV Cleared
3 9 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.42%) ISEB
5 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.56%) HND
5 3 (2.56%) CCNA
5 3 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.71%) Degree
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.56%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.71%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.11%) Samba
2 12 (10.26%) Postfix
3 11 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (8.55%) XenServer
5 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (14.53%) Puppet
2 11 (9.40%) ZABBIX
3 8 (6.84%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.56%) Salt
5 2 (1.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (23.08%) Zend
2 16 (13.68%) Red Hat
3 14 (11.97%) VMware
4 11 (9.40%) Citrix
5 7 (5.98%) Oracle
6 4 (3.42%) JBoss
7 3 (2.56%) IBM
7 3 (2.56%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.71%) Twitter
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £515 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Kainos Software
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day - dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £516 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Kainos
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 22 days ago