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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 87 78 123
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +45
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 62 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.86% 1.16% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.31% 9.77% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 22 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £321 £348
% change year-on-year
+10.50% -7.55%
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 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
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
405 266 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 12.17% 11.90% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 169 155
Average daily rate £375 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 47
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

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 19 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 19 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 +11 31 £400 +23.07% 11
Wiltshire - 13 £425 - 1
Gloucestershire - 10 £405 - 4
Somerset -15 7 £308 +7.89% 7
Devon - 1 - - 1
Dorset - - - - 6
Cornwall - - - -
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 54 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 54 (47.37%) PHP
2 51 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 50 (43.86%) Linux
4 46 (40.35%) HTML
5 40 (35.09%) MySQL
5 40 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (34.21%) jQuery
7 37 (32.46%) HTML5
7 37 (32.46%) Apache
8 34 (29.82%) SQL
8 34 (29.82%) Subversion
9 33 (28.95%) Java
10 32 (28.07%) CSS
11 29 (25.44%) Software Engineering
12 26 (22.81%) Ruby
13 25 (21.93%) Security Cleared
13 25 (21.93%) Jenkins
14 24 (21.05%) Bash Shell
15 23 (20.18%) PHPUnit
15 23 (20.18%) Scrum
16 22 (19.30%) LAMP
16 22 (19.30%) OO
16 22 (19.30%) CentOS
16 22 (19.30%) Zend
16 22 (19.30%) DevOps
17 21 (18.42%) JIRA
17 21 (18.42%) Automated Testing
17 21 (18.42%) Puppet
17 21 (18.42%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 37 (32.46%) Apache
2 17 (14.91%) nginx
3 14 (12.28%) Confluence
4 12 (10.53%) MediaWiki
5 9 (7.89%) ColdFusion
5 9 (7.89%) Railo
6 8 (7.02%) Drupal
7 6 (5.26%) CMS
8 3 (2.63%) Alfresco
8 3 (2.63%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.63%) Node.js
9 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.88%) WordPress
9 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.88%) GIMP
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Summit
2 1 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.02%) GitHub
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.04%) Firewall
2 15 (13.16%) VPN
3 13 (11.40%) Network Security
3 13 (11.40%) LAN
3 13 (11.40%) WAN
4 12 (10.53%) LDAP
4 12 (10.53%) OSPF
4 12 (10.53%) BGP
4 12 (10.53%) IPv6
4 12 (10.53%) IPsec
4 12 (10.53%) EIGRP
5 4 (3.51%) HTTP
6 3 (2.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (35.09%) MySQL
2 18 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 14 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.39%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.63%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 34 (29.82%) Subversion
2 25 (21.93%) Jenkins
3 23 (20.18%) PHPUnit
4 21 (18.42%) JIRA
5 13 (11.40%) Hudson
6 8 (7.02%) Selenium
7 7 (6.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (6.14%) ClearCase
8 4 (3.51%) Gerrit
8 4 (3.51%) Maven
9 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.63%) JMeter
9 3 (2.63%) NUnit
10 2 (1.75%) NuGet
10 2 (1.75%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.75%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.88%) TestNG
11 1 (0.88%) EasyMock
11 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.88%) MSTest
General
1 14 (12.28%) Finance
2 1 (0.88%) Electronics
2 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (63.16%) Developer
2 25 (21.93%) PHP Developer
3 14 (12.28%) Software Engineer
4 13 (11.40%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (8.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 10 (8.77%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (7.02%) Drupal Developer
7 7 (6.14%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (6.14%) Java Developer
7 7 (6.14%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.14%) Administrator
7 7 (6.14%) PHP Zend Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.26%) C++ Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Designer
11 3 (2.63%) Senior PHP Developer
11 3 (2.63%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (40.35%) HTML
2 39 (34.21%) jQuery
3 37 (32.46%) HTML5
4 32 (28.07%) CSS
5 22 (19.30%) LAMP
6 20 (17.54%) CSS3
7 17 (14.91%) Zend Framework
8 14 (12.28%) XML
8 14 (12.28%) Ajax
9 10 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (7.89%) AngularJS
10 9 (7.89%) ColdBox
10 9 (7.89%) XHTML
11 8 (7.02%) JSON
12 6 (5.26%) .NET
12 6 (5.26%) Sass
13 5 (4.39%) REST
14 4 (3.51%) HornetQ
14 4 (3.51%) JMS
14 4 (3.51%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Wiki
2 7 (6.14%) User Experience
3 6 (5.26%) Clustering
4 5 (4.39%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.63%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (43.86%) Linux
2 22 (19.30%) CentOS
3 20 (17.54%) Debian
4 18 (15.79%) Ubuntu
5 16 (14.04%) Windows
6 12 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.75%) SUSE
8 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.75%) Android
9 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (25.44%) Software Engineering
4 23 (20.18%) Scrum
5 22 (19.30%) OO
5 22 (19.30%) DevOps
6 21 (18.42%) Automated Testing
7 19 (16.67%) MVC
8 15 (13.16%) Refactoring
9 14 (12.28%) Release Management
10 13 (11.40%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (11.40%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (10.53%) Data Modelling
11 12 (10.53%) Content Management
12 11 (9.65%) TDD
12 11 (9.65%) Mentoring
13 7 (6.14%) Unit Testing
13 7 (6.14%) Configuration Management
14 6 (5.26%) Document Management
15 5 (4.39%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.37%) PHP
2 51 (44.74%) JavaScript
3 34 (29.82%) SQL
4 33 (28.95%) Java
5 26 (22.81%) Ruby
6 24 (21.05%) Bash Shell
7 21 (18.42%) Perl
8 9 (7.89%) CFML
9 8 (7.02%) Python
9 8 (7.02%) C++
9 8 (7.02%) T-SQL
10 7 (6.14%) PHP5
11 6 (5.26%) C#
12 5 (4.39%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.63%) Bourne shell
14 2 (1.75%) C
14 2 (1.75%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.88%) Groovy
15 1 (0.88%) VB
15 1 (0.88%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 25 (21.93%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.04%) DV Cleared
3 8 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.63%) CCNA
4 3 (2.63%) ISEB
4 3 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.75%) HND
5 2 (1.75%) Degree
6 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.63%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.63%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.75%) SLA
2 2 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.91%) Samba
2 16 (14.04%) Postfix
3 14 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (10.53%) XenServer
5 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (18.42%) Puppet
2 14 (12.28%) ZABBIX
3 8 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.63%) Salt
5 2 (1.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (19.30%) Zend
2 20 (17.54%) Red Hat
3 18 (15.79%) VMware
4 13 (11.40%) Citrix
5 7 (6.14%) Oracle
6 4 (3.51%) JBoss
7 3 (2.63%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.63%) IBM
8 2 (1.75%) Twitter
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