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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 66 78 101
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +23
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 85 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.58% 1.61% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.63% 15.38% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 27 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £500 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £43.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+24.61% -9.72%
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
482 234 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.65% 10.44% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 146 158
Average daily rate £388 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £266 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £449 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 16 46
Average hourly rate £47.50 £31.90 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.90% -14.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £16.45 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.60 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +28 50 £400 +23.07% 14
Wiltshire -9 18 £418 +45.21% 4
Gloucestershire -8 13 £300 - 5
Somerset -9 6 £300 +5.26% 12
Dorset -5 3 £228 -50.81% 8
Cornwall - - - -
Devon - - - - 2
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 82 (58.16%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (53.90%) JavaScript
3 74 (52.48%) Linux
4 70 (49.65%) HTML
5 66 (46.81%) PHP
6 61 (43.26%) MySQL
7 60 (42.55%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (42.55%) HTML5
8 58 (41.13%) jQuery
9 52 (36.88%) Apache
10 43 (30.50%) Zend
11 42 (29.79%) Software Engineering
12 41 (29.08%) CentOS
12 41 (29.08%) Java
13 39 (27.66%) PHPUnit
14 37 (26.24%) SQL
15 36 (25.53%) Zend Framework
16 34 (24.11%) CSS
17 32 (22.70%) OO
17 32 (22.70%) Refactoring
17 32 (22.70%) Subversion
17 32 (22.70%) Automated Testing
17 32 (22.70%) Jenkins
18 31 (21.99%) Finance
19 28 (19.86%) Mentoring
20 26 (18.44%) Scrum
21 23 (16.31%) Perl
21 23 (16.31%) Security Cleared
22 22 (15.60%) MVC
22 22 (15.60%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 52 (36.88%) Apache
2 9 (6.38%) ColdFusion
2 9 (6.38%) CMS
2 9 (6.38%) nginx
2 9 (6.38%) Railo
3 7 (4.96%) MediaWiki
3 7 (4.96%) Confluence
4 4 (2.84%) Node.js
4 4 (2.84%) JBoss
5 3 (2.13%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.13%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.42%) Mule
6 2 (1.42%) WordPress
6 2 (1.42%) Drupal
7 1 (0.71%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.71%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) GIMP
2 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.96%) GitHub
2 5 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.67%) LDAP
2 7 (4.96%) LAN
2 7 (4.96%) WAN
2 7 (4.96%) VPN
2 7 (4.96%) IPv6
2 7 (4.96%) OSPF
2 7 (4.96%) BGP
2 7 (4.96%) EIGRP
2 7 (4.96%) Firewall
2 7 (4.96%) IPsec
2 7 (4.96%) Network Security
3 2 (1.42%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.71%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (43.26%) MySQL
2 11 (7.80%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.84%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.84%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.84%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.84%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.13%) Redis
5 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.71%) MS Access
6 1 (0.71%) Big Data
6 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.71%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.71%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 39 (27.66%) PHPUnit
2 32 (22.70%) Jenkins
2 32 (22.70%) Subversion
3 15 (10.64%) Hudson
4 14 (9.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 13 (9.22%) JIRA
6 12 (8.51%) Maven
7 11 (7.80%) ClearCase
7 11 (7.80%) Selenium
8 6 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (4.26%) WebDriver
9 5 (3.55%) JUnit
9 5 (3.55%) Gerrit
10 3 (2.13%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.42%) TestNG
11 2 (1.42%) Behat
12 1 (0.71%) NuGet
12 1 (0.71%) PhpStorm
12 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (21.99%) Finance
2 4 (2.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.42%) Retail
4 1 (0.71%) Marketing
4 1 (0.71%) Electronics
4 1 (0.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 93 (65.96%) Developer
2 41 (29.08%) PHP Developer
3 20 (14.18%) Software Engineer
4 14 (9.93%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (9.93%) PHP Zend Developer
5 12 (8.51%) Web Developer
6 10 (7.09%) C++ Developer
7 9 (6.38%) Java Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Test Engineer
8 7 (4.96%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (4.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.26%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (4.26%) Designer
10 5 (3.55%) Web Designer
10 5 (3.55%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.84%) Applications Developer
11 4 (2.84%) Senior Test Engineer
11 4 (2.84%) Senior PHP Developer
11 4 (2.84%) UI Designer
12 3 (2.13%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (49.65%) HTML
2 60 (42.55%) HTML5
3 58 (41.13%) jQuery
4 36 (25.53%) Zend Framework
5 34 (24.11%) CSS
6 22 (15.60%) CSS3
7 17 (12.06%) LAMP
8 16 (11.35%) XML
9 15 (10.64%) Web Services
9 15 (10.64%) Ajax
10 12 (8.51%) AngularJS
10 12 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (7.09%) RESTful
12 9 (6.38%) Symfony
12 9 (6.38%) .NET
12 9 (6.38%) XHTML
12 9 (6.38%) ColdBox
13 8 (5.67%) JSON
14 7 (4.96%) Sass
15 5 (3.55%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.67%) Wiki
2 6 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.55%) User Experience
4 4 (2.84%) Clustering
5 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.42%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.42%) Open Source
7 1 (0.71%) Social Media
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.71%) CESG
7 1 (0.71%) PKI
7 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.71%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.71%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 74 (52.48%) Linux
2 41 (29.08%) CentOS
3 13 (9.22%) Windows
4 12 (8.51%) Ubuntu
5 11 (7.80%) Debian
6 7 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.55%) UNIX
8 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.42%) Android
10 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (58.16%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (42.55%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (29.79%) Software Engineering
4 32 (22.70%) Refactoring
4 32 (22.70%) Automated Testing
4 32 (22.70%) OO
5 28 (19.86%) Mentoring
6 26 (18.44%) Scrum
7 22 (15.60%) MVC
8 19 (13.48%) DevOps
9 15 (10.64%) Release Management
10 12 (8.51%) TDD
11 10 (7.09%) Configuration Management
12 8 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (5.67%) OO PHP
12 8 (5.67%) Unit Testing
13 7 (4.96%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (4.96%) Database Theory
13 7 (4.96%) Relational Database Theory
13 7 (4.96%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 76 (53.90%) JavaScript
2 66 (46.81%) PHP
3 41 (29.08%) Java
4 37 (26.24%) SQL
5 23 (16.31%) Perl
6 21 (14.89%) Ruby
7 19 (13.48%) Bash Shell
8 18 (12.77%) Python
9 14 (9.93%) C++
10 9 (6.38%) C#
10 9 (6.38%) CFML
11 8 (5.67%) T-SQL
11 8 (5.67%) PL/SQL
11 8 (5.67%) PHP5
12 5 (3.55%) C
12 5 (3.55%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.13%) Bourne shell
14 2 (1.42%) Groovy
15 1 (0.71%) VC++
15 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (16.31%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.18%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.84%) ISEB
5 3 (2.13%) HND
5 3 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.55%) SLA
2 3 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.67%) Samba
1 8 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (5.67%) Postfix
2 7 (4.96%) XenServer
3 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (13.48%) Puppet
2 14 (9.93%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.67%) ZABBIX
4 5 (3.55%) Ansible
5 4 (2.84%) Salt
6 1 (0.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (30.50%) Zend
2 14 (9.93%) Red Hat
3 11 (7.80%) VMware
4 8 (5.67%) Citrix
5 6 (4.26%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.55%) Oracle
7 3 (2.13%) New Relic
8 2 (1.42%) Twitter
8 2 (1.42%) Google
9 1 (0.71%) ATG
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Kainos
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago