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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 64 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 76 47 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.50% 1.45% 1.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.76% 10.35% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 24 18
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £278 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -20.55%
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
428 454 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.08% 14.02% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 275 154
Average daily rate £398 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £430 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 33 15
Average hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.50 £31.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.25 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.11% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +37 46 £375 -9.09% 17
Gloucestershire -2 12 £394 -21.25% 6
Devon +1 10 £438 +41.12% 5
Somerset +12 3 £325 -31.75% 4
Cornwall - 2 £300 -
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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).

1 110 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (43.00%) Linux
3 85 (42.50%) Java
4 83 (41.50%) JavaScript
5 73 (36.50%) Subversion
6 70 (35.00%) HTML
7 63 (31.50%) MySQL
8 62 (31.00%) PHP
9 59 (29.50%) Continuous Integration
10 53 (26.50%) Ruby
11 49 (24.50%) CentOS
12 46 (23.00%) SQL
12 46 (23.00%) Jenkins
13 45 (22.50%) HTML5
14 44 (22.00%) Apache
15 40 (20.00%) Software Engineering
16 39 (19.50%) Puppet
17 38 (19.00%) Zend
17 38 (19.00%) Python
18 37 (18.50%) CSS
18 37 (18.50%) Doctrine
19 36 (18.00%) Configuration Management
19 36 (18.00%) Security Cleared
20 35 (17.50%) JIRA
21 34 (17.00%) Web Services
22 33 (16.50%) jQuery
23 31 (15.50%) TDD
24 30 (15.00%) Automated Testing
25 28 (14.00%) Perl
25 28 (14.00%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 44 (22.00%) Apache
2 13 (6.50%) Confluence
3 12 (6.00%) nginx
4 11 (5.50%) MediaWiki
5 9 (4.50%) CMS
6 8 (4.00%) IIS
7 7 (3.50%) Mule
8 6 (3.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.00%) Drupal
9 4 (2.00%) WordPress
9 4 (2.00%) Node.js
10 3 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.50%) Alfresco
10 3 (1.50%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.00%) ATG Dynamo
11 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.50%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (2.50%) Summit
2 3 (1.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.50%) GitHub
3 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.50%) HTTP
2 11 (5.50%) LDAP
2 11 (5.50%) VPN
2 11 (5.50%) Firewall
3 10 (5.00%) 3G
3 10 (5.00%) 2G
3 10 (5.00%) 2.5G
3 10 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.00%) SDH
3 10 (5.00%) Wireshark
4 9 (4.50%) 4G
5 7 (3.50%) Network Security
5 7 (3.50%) WAN
5 7 (3.50%) LAN
5 7 (3.50%) IPv6
5 7 (3.50%) OSPF
5 7 (3.50%) BGP
5 7 (3.50%) EIGRP
5 7 (3.50%) IPsec
6 6 (3.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (31.50%) MySQL
2 24 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (10.50%) Relational Database
4 19 (9.50%) MongoDB
5 14 (7.00%) NoSQL
5 14 (7.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.00%) Redis
7 2 (1.00%) Big Data
7 2 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 73 (36.50%) Subversion
2 46 (23.00%) Jenkins
3 35 (17.50%) JIRA
4 26 (13.00%) PHPUnit
5 23 (11.50%) Maven
6 20 (10.00%) ClearCase
6 20 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 12 (6.00%) Hudson
8 11 (5.50%) Cucumber
9 10 (5.00%) JUnit
10 8 (4.00%) IntelliJ
10 8 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (4.00%) Bitbucket
11 7 (3.50%) Spock
11 7 (3.50%) TestNG
12 6 (3.00%) Eclipse
12 6 (3.00%) Selenium
13 3 (1.50%) Visual Studio
14 2 (1.00%) Ant
14 2 (1.00%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (13.50%) Finance
2 10 (5.00%) Marketing
3 7 (3.50%) Retail
3 7 (3.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.50%) Electronics
4 5 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.50%) Back Office
5 1 (0.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 133 (66.50%) Developer
2 32 (16.00%) PHP Developer
3 19 (9.50%) Software Engineer
3 19 (9.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (9.00%) C++ Developer
5 17 (8.50%) Senior Developer
6 15 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 13 (6.50%) Ruby Developer
8 11 (5.50%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (5.00%) Administrator
10 9 (4.50%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (3.50%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (3.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.50%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.50%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (3.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.00%) Database Developer
12 6 (3.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 5 (2.50%) Hybris Developer
13 5 (2.50%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (35.00%) HTML
2 45 (22.50%) HTML5
3 37 (18.50%) CSS
3 37 (18.50%) Doctrine
4 34 (17.00%) Web Services
5 33 (16.50%) jQuery
6 25 (12.50%) Zend Framework
7 24 (12.00%) RESTful
8 22 (11.00%) Spring
9 21 (10.50%) JSON
10 19 (9.50%) CSS3
11 18 (9.00%) Symfony
11 18 (9.00%) XML
12 15 (7.50%) AngularJS
12 15 (7.50%) REST
13 13 (6.50%) LAMP
14 10 (5.00%) .NET
14 10 (5.00%) STL
15 9 (4.50%) JPA
15 9 (4.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.00%) Mobile App
2 19 (9.50%) Visualisation
3 11 (5.50%) Wiki
3 11 (5.50%) Client/Server
4 10 (5.00%) Open Source
5 7 (3.50%) Linked Data
5 7 (3.50%) Clustering
6 5 (2.50%) User Experience
6 5 (2.50%) DTV
7 4 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.00%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.50%) EPoS
9 1 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 86 (43.00%) Linux
2 49 (24.50%) CentOS
3 21 (10.50%) Windows
4 16 (8.00%) UNIX
5 14 (7.00%) Debian
6 11 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (5.50%) Ubuntu
6 11 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.00%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.50%) Android
8 3 (1.50%) VMS
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.50%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (29.50%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 36 (18.00%) Configuration Management
5 31 (15.50%) TDD
6 30 (15.00%) Automated Testing
7 27 (13.50%) Mentoring
8 26 (13.00%) OO
8 26 (13.00%) DevOps
9 24 (12.00%) Refactoring
10 23 (11.50%) BDD
11 21 (10.50%) Scrum
11 21 (10.50%) MVC
12 17 (8.50%) Web Design
12 17 (8.50%) Unit Testing
12 17 (8.50%) Responsive Web Design
13 15 (7.50%) OOD
14 13 (6.50%) Release Management
15 11 (5.50%) E-Commerce
16 10 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 85 (42.50%) Java
2 83 (41.50%) JavaScript
3 62 (31.00%) PHP
4 53 (26.50%) Ruby
5 46 (23.00%) SQL
6 38 (19.00%) Python
7 28 (14.00%) Perl
8 26 (13.00%) Bash Shell
9 22 (11.00%) C++
10 16 (8.00%) PL/SQL
11 14 (7.00%) PHP5
12 13 (6.50%) C#
13 7 (3.50%) Groovy
14 5 (2.50%) Objective-C
15 4 (2.00%) Apple Swift
16 3 (1.50%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.50%) Shell Script
17 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
18 1 (0.50%) Ada
Qualifications
1 36 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 13 (6.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.00%) ISEB
5 4 (2.00%) HND
5 4 (2.00%) Degree
5 4 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.50%) CCNA
6 3 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.50%) ISO 9001
1 5 (2.50%) ISO 14001
2 4 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.50%) iptables
1 11 (5.50%) Postfix
1 11 (5.50%) Samba
2 8 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.00%) XenServer
3 3 (1.50%) Xen
4 2 (1.00%) Ceph
4 2 (1.00%) GPFS
5 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (19.50%) Puppet
2 19 (9.50%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (5.50%) ZABBIX
4 10 (5.00%) Ansible
5 8 (4.00%) Vagrant
6 6 (3.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (3.00%) Salt
7 3 (1.50%) Bcfg2
7 3 (1.50%) Ganeti
8 2 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.50%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.50%) yum
Vendors
1 38 (19.00%) Zend
2 22 (11.00%) Red Hat
3 16 (8.00%) VMware
4 9 (4.50%) Oracle
5 8 (4.00%) Citrix
6 5 (2.50%) hybris
6 5 (2.50%) SAP
7 3 (1.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.00%) ATG
8 2 (1.00%) New Relic
9 1 (0.50%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.50%) Google
9 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Stott & May
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Posted: 14 days ago