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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 91 94 132
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +38
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 55 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.69% 0.80% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.10% 7.03% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 14 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £305 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -23.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+13.28% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
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 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
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
390 256 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.00% 11.38% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 155 152
Average daily rate £375 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £285 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 50
Average hourly rate £35.00 £43.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.27% -3.33%

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 2 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 2 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 +1 28 £400 +23.07% 8
Wiltshire - 9 £425 - 4
Gloucestershire -13 7 £405 - 2
Somerset -13 7 £308 +7.89% 7
Dorset -2 3 £275 -42.10% 4
Devon - 1 - - 2
Cornwall - - - - 1
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 51 (48.11%) PHP
2 44 (41.51%) JavaScript
2 44 (41.51%) HTML
3 43 (40.57%) Linux
4 37 (34.91%) MySQL
5 36 (33.96%) jQuery
6 35 (33.02%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (33.02%) CSS
7 34 (32.08%) Java
7 34 (32.08%) Subversion
7 34 (32.08%) HTML5
8 32 (30.19%) SQL
8 32 (30.19%) Apache
9 29 (27.36%) Jenkins
10 27 (25.47%) Ruby
10 27 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (24.53%) LAMP
12 25 (23.58%) Bash Shell
13 24 (22.64%) Puppet
13 24 (22.64%) DevOps
14 23 (21.70%) Scrum
15 22 (20.75%) CSS3
15 22 (20.75%) JIRA
16 21 (19.81%) Software Engineering
16 21 (19.81%) Debian
16 21 (19.81%) VMware
16 21 (19.81%) MVC
16 21 (19.81%) Red Hat
16 21 (19.81%) Perl
17 20 (18.87%) Samba

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 32 (30.19%) Apache
2 20 (18.87%) nginx
3 15 (14.15%) Confluence
4 13 (12.26%) MediaWiki
5 9 (8.49%) Railo
5 9 (8.49%) ColdFusion
6 8 (7.55%) Drupal
7 7 (6.60%) CMS
8 4 (3.77%) Node.js
9 3 (2.83%) Apache Solr
9 3 (2.83%) Alfresco
10 2 (1.89%) IIS
11 1 (0.94%) WordPress
11 1 (0.94%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.94%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
2 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Summit
2 1 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.55%) GitHub
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.92%) Firewall
2 18 (16.98%) VPN
3 14 (13.21%) LAN
3 14 (13.21%) WAN
3 14 (13.21%) IPv6
3 14 (13.21%) Network Security
4 13 (12.26%) LDAP
4 13 (12.26%) IPsec
4 13 (12.26%) OSPF
4 13 (12.26%) BGP
4 13 (12.26%) EIGRP
5 6 (5.66%) HTTP
6 4 (3.77%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (34.91%) MySQL
2 20 (18.87%) Relational Database
3 15 (14.15%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.72%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.72%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.83%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.94%) MS Access
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 34 (32.08%) Subversion
2 29 (27.36%) Jenkins
3 22 (20.75%) JIRA
4 18 (16.98%) PHPUnit
5 15 (14.15%) Hudson
6 6 (5.66%) Selenium
7 4 (3.77%) Maven
7 4 (3.77%) NUnit
7 4 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (3.77%) ClearCase
7 4 (3.77%) Gerrit
8 3 (2.83%) NuGet
8 3 (2.83%) ReSharper
8 3 (2.83%) JMeter
9 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.94%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.94%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.94%) MSTest
10 1 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.94%) TestNG
General
1 11 (10.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 66 (62.26%) Developer
2 21 (19.81%) PHP Developer
3 14 (13.21%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (10.38%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Software Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Administrator
6 8 (7.55%) Drupal Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.60%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (5.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.72%) PHP Zend Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.77%) C++ Developer
11 3 (2.83%) .NET Developer
11 3 (2.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (2.83%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (41.51%) HTML
2 36 (33.96%) jQuery
3 35 (33.02%) CSS
4 34 (32.08%) HTML5
5 26 (24.53%) LAMP
6 22 (20.75%) CSS3
7 15 (14.15%) XML
8 12 (11.32%) Zend Framework
9 11 (10.38%) Ajax
10 9 (8.49%) JSON
10 9 (8.49%) XHTML
10 9 (8.49%) ColdBox
10 9 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (5.66%) REST
11 6 (5.66%) Sass
11 6 (5.66%) .NET
12 5 (4.72%) AngularJS
13 4 (3.77%) HornetQ
13 4 (3.77%) EJB
13 4 (3.77%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Wiki
2 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.66%) Clustering
3 4 (3.77%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 43 (40.57%) Linux
2 21 (19.81%) Debian
3 19 (17.92%) Ubuntu
4 17 (16.04%) CentOS
5 16 (15.09%) Windows
6 13 (12.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.89%) SUSE
8 2 (1.89%) UNIX
9 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.94%) Android
9 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.02%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (22.64%) DevOps
4 23 (21.70%) Scrum
5 21 (19.81%) MVC
5 21 (19.81%) Software Engineering
6 19 (17.92%) OO
7 16 (15.09%) Automated Testing
8 15 (14.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (12.26%) Data Modelling
10 13 (12.26%) Content Management
11 12 (11.32%) Release Management
12 10 (9.43%) Refactoring
12 10 (9.43%) TDD
13 8 (7.55%) Configuration Management
13 8 (7.55%) Mentoring
14 7 (6.60%) Unit Testing
15 6 (5.66%) Document Management
15 6 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 51 (48.11%) PHP
2 44 (41.51%) JavaScript
3 34 (32.08%) Java
4 32 (30.19%) SQL
5 27 (25.47%) Ruby
6 25 (23.58%) Bash Shell
7 21 (19.81%) Perl
8 9 (8.49%) CFML
9 8 (7.55%) C#
9 8 (7.55%) T-SQL
10 6 (5.66%) PHP5
11 5 (4.72%) C++
12 4 (3.77%) Python
13 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.83%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.94%) Groovy
14 1 (0.94%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.94%) VB
14 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.43%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.83%) CCNA
4 3 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.89%) ISEB
5 2 (1.89%) Degree
6 1 (0.94%) HND
6 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.83%) SLA
2 3 (2.83%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.89%) QA
4 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (18.87%) Samba
2 19 (17.92%) Postfix
3 15 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (12.26%) XenServer
5 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (22.64%) Puppet
2 15 (14.15%) ZABBIX
3 8 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.83%) Salt
5 2 (1.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) Red Hat
1 21 (19.81%) VMware
2 16 (15.09%) Zend
3 14 (13.21%) Citrix
4 7 (6.60%) Oracle
5 4 (3.77%) JBoss
6 3 (2.83%) IBM
6 3 (2.83%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.89%) Twitter
8 1 (0.94%) Microsoft
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