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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 42 94 107
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +13
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 123 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.90% 1.27% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.15% 10.59% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 15 13
Average daily rate
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£438 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.70% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £130.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
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
453 340 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.36% 11.95% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 208 201
Average daily rate £410 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 17
Average hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £35.00 £34.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +31 58 £438 +40.00% 30
Gloucestershire +11 24 £450 +63.63% 4
Devon +7 19 £418 +11.33% 6
Somerset +5 9 £378 - 7
Dorset - 6 £240 - 7
Wiltshire -9 3 - - 1
Cornwall - 2 £300 -
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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).

1 112 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (48.08%) Linux
3 95 (45.67%) JavaScript
4 86 (41.35%) Java
5 76 (36.54%) HTML
6 75 (36.06%) PHP
7 73 (35.10%) Continuous Integration
8 70 (33.65%) MySQL
9 67 (32.21%) Subversion
10 61 (29.33%) Apache
11 55 (26.44%) Ruby
12 54 (25.96%) CentOS
12 54 (25.96%) SQL
13 53 (25.48%) HTML5
14 49 (23.56%) Software Engineering
15 46 (22.12%) Zend
16 45 (21.63%) Doctrine
17 44 (21.15%) Security Cleared
18 43 (20.67%) Jenkins
19 41 (19.71%) jQuery
19 41 (19.71%) Python
20 40 (19.23%) Automated Testing
21 39 (18.75%) PHPUnit
22 38 (18.27%) Zend Framework
23 35 (16.83%) Refactoring
24 33 (15.87%) OO
24 33 (15.87%) Mentoring
25 32 (15.38%) Perl
25 32 (15.38%) CSS
25 32 (15.38%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 61 (29.33%) Apache
2 11 (5.29%) nginx
3 10 (4.81%) CMS
4 9 (4.33%) Confluence
4 9 (4.33%) MediaWiki
5 7 (3.37%) Mule
6 5 (2.40%) WordPress
6 5 (2.40%) Drupal
6 5 (2.40%) IIS
7 4 (1.92%) Node.js
8 3 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.44%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.44%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.44%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.96%) ATG Dynamo
9 2 (0.96%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.40%) Summit
2 2 (0.96%) Magento
3 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.88%) GitHub
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.48%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.17%) HTTP
2 10 (4.81%) LDAP
3 9 (4.33%) VPN
3 9 (4.33%) Firewall
4 8 (3.85%) Network Security
4 8 (3.85%) IPv6
4 8 (3.85%) LAN
4 8 (3.85%) WAN
4 8 (3.85%) OSPF
4 8 (3.85%) BGP
4 8 (3.85%) EIGRP
4 8 (3.85%) IPsec
5 7 (3.37%) 2G
5 7 (3.37%) 2.5G
5 7 (3.37%) Wireshark
5 7 (3.37%) 3G
5 7 (3.37%) SDH
5 7 (3.37%) TCP/IP
5 7 (3.37%) 4G
6 2 (0.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (33.65%) MySQL
2 22 (10.58%) Relational Database
3 19 (9.13%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 15 (7.21%) NoSQL
6 13 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.92%) Redis
8 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.96%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.48%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.48%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 67 (32.21%) Subversion
2 43 (20.67%) Jenkins
3 39 (18.75%) PHPUnit
4 32 (15.38%) JIRA
5 25 (12.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 24 (11.54%) Maven
7 22 (10.58%) ClearCase
8 17 (8.17%) Hudson
9 13 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (5.29%) Selenium
10 11 (5.29%) JUnit
11 10 (4.81%) Cucumber
12 8 (3.85%) IntelliJ
12 8 (3.85%) TestNG
13 7 (3.37%) Bitbucket
13 7 (3.37%) Spock
14 6 (2.88%) WebDriver
14 6 (2.88%) Visual Studio
15 5 (2.40%) Eclipse
16 2 (0.96%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (15.38%) Finance
2 7 (3.37%) Retail
2 7 (3.37%) Marketing
3 6 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.96%) Electronics
5 1 (0.48%) Back Office
5 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.48%) Automotive
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 146 (70.19%) Developer
2 41 (19.71%) PHP Developer
3 21 (10.10%) Software Engineer
4 19 (9.13%) C++ Developer
5 17 (8.17%) Senior Developer
6 16 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 13 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
7 13 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 10 (4.81%) Web Developer
9 9 (4.33%) PHP Zend Developer
10 8 (3.85%) Designer
11 7 (3.37%) Administrator
12 6 (2.88%) Database Developer
13 5 (2.40%) Test Engineer
13 5 (2.40%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (2.40%) Web Designer
13 5 (2.40%) Linux Administrator
13 5 (2.40%) Consultant
13 5 (2.40%) Senior PHP Developer
13 5 (2.40%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (36.54%) HTML
2 53 (25.48%) HTML5
3 45 (21.63%) Doctrine
4 41 (19.71%) jQuery
5 38 (18.27%) Zend Framework
6 32 (15.38%) CSS
6 32 (15.38%) Web Services
7 22 (10.58%) XML
7 22 (10.58%) RESTful
8 21 (10.10%) Spring
9 19 (9.13%) JSON
10 17 (8.17%) .NET
10 17 (8.17%) CSS3
11 16 (7.69%) AngularJS
12 14 (6.73%) LAMP
12 14 (6.73%) Symfony
13 12 (5.77%) REST
14 9 (4.33%) JPA
14 9 (4.33%) Hibernate
15 8 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.13%) Visualisation
2 18 (8.65%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.81%) Wiki
4 8 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.37%) Linked Data
6 5 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.92%) Open Source
7 4 (1.92%) Clustering
8 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.44%) User Experience
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.48%) CESG
9 1 (0.48%) PKI
9 1 (0.48%) EPoS
9 1 (0.48%) W3C
9 1 (0.48%) DTV
9 1 (0.48%) Social Media
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 100 (48.08%) Linux
2 54 (25.96%) CentOS
3 21 (10.10%) Windows
4 18 (8.65%) UNIX
5 12 (5.77%) Debian
6 9 (4.33%) Ubuntu
6 9 (4.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.44%) VMS
9 2 (0.96%) Android
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (35.10%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (23.56%) Software Engineering
4 40 (19.23%) Automated Testing
5 35 (16.83%) Refactoring
6 33 (15.87%) OO
6 33 (15.87%) Mentoring
7 26 (12.50%) TDD
8 25 (12.02%) Configuration Management
9 24 (11.54%) MVC
9 24 (11.54%) BDD
10 20 (9.62%) Unit Testing
10 20 (9.62%) DevOps
11 17 (8.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 17 (8.17%) Release Management
11 17 (8.17%) Web Design
12 15 (7.21%) Scrum
13 13 (6.25%) OOD
14 12 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (4.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 95 (45.67%) JavaScript
2 86 (41.35%) Java
3 75 (36.06%) PHP
4 55 (26.44%) Ruby
5 54 (25.96%) SQL
6 41 (19.71%) Python
7 32 (15.38%) Perl
8 29 (13.94%) Bash Shell
9 25 (12.02%) C++
10 20 (9.62%) PL/SQL
11 18 (8.65%) C#
12 11 (5.29%) PHP5
13 8 (3.85%) Groovy
14 7 (3.37%) VB.NET
15 5 (2.40%) C
16 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.48%) VC++
18 1 (0.48%) XAML
18 1 (0.48%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 44 (21.15%) Security Cleared
2 28 (13.46%) DV Cleared
3 18 (8.65%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.85%) ISEB
5 7 (3.37%) VCP4
6 6 (2.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.88%) HND
7 5 (2.40%) Degree
8 3 (1.44%) CCNA
8 3 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.40%) ISO 14001
3 3 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.44%) QA
3 3 (1.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.33%) Samba
1 9 (4.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (4.33%) Postfix
1 9 (4.33%) XenServer
2 5 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.44%) Xen
4 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.48%) vSphere
4 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (13.46%) Puppet
2 16 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.33%) ZABBIX
4 7 (3.37%) Salt
5 6 (2.88%) Vagrant
5 6 (2.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (2.40%) Ansible
7 3 (1.44%) Bcfg2
7 3 (1.44%) Ganeti
8 1 (0.48%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 46 (22.12%) Zend
2 16 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 13 (6.25%) VMware
4 9 (4.33%) Oracle
4 9 (4.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.33%) Citrix
5 5 (2.40%) hybris
6 4 (1.92%) New Relic
7 2 (0.96%) ATG
7 2 (0.96%) Google
8 1 (0.48%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.48%) SAP
8 1 (0.48%) Cisco
8 1 (0.48%) DigitalOcean