The first table below looks at the demand for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 92 156 283
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +127
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 1147 694 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.10% 1.36% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.40% 11.82% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 772 533 237
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 13
Average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -35.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £18.90 £33.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £123.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £25.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+138.00% -37.50%
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6995 5870 6070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.80% 11.50% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4485 3689 3562
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 143 221
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £24.65 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Git (software) within the UK.

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) within the UK.

Git (software) Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Git (software) Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Git (software)
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
England +68 1087 £400 +6.66% 533
London +53 772 £400 - 290
City of London +42 126 £450 +20.00% 75
South East +20 97 £345 -1.42% 84
East of England +24 83 £400 +14.28% 26
Cambridgeshire +26 56 £400 +10.34% 13
South West +5 46 £405 +4.51% 44
Hampshire -27 41 £350 - 35
Yorkshire -16 26 £310 +20.97% 18
Bristol -2 23 £425 +30.76% 16
Cambridge +9 22 £400 +14.28% 9
North West -10 21 £325 -5.10% 30
Berkshire +15 19 £326 -18.43% 10
Scotland -21 17 £450 +52.54% 16
Manchester -12 15 £400 +16.78% 17
West Midlands -10 14 £320 +20.18% 15
Edinburgh -17 14 £450 +172.72% 6
West Yorkshire -21 14 £320 +31.28% 8
Surrey +4 13 £425 +21.42% 19
East Midlands -1 13 £425 +53.15% 28
Southampton 0 12 £350 +20.68% 13
Leeds -26 12 £320 +31.28% 7
Luton -8 11 £400 -8.57% 1
Bedfordshire -13 11 £400 +3.22% 3
Slough +13 10 £325 - 4
Wales -7 10 £363 +20.83% 4
South Wales -8 9 £325 +8.33% 3
South Yorkshire +6 8 £288 +24.32% 8
Cardiff - 8 £363 - 2
Midlands +12 7 - - 1

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 1044 (49.95%) HTML
2 1016 (48.61%) JavaScript
3 957 (45.79%) CSS
4 781 (37.37%) Subversion
5 703 (33.64%) Java
6 695 (33.25%) Linux
7 618 (29.57%) TDD
8 601 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
9 520 (24.88%) Continuous Integration
10 494 (23.64%) HTML5
11 489 (23.40%) jQuery
12 476 (22.78%) PHP
13 450 (21.53%) Jenkins
14 431 (20.62%) SQL
14 431 (20.62%) MySQL
15 430 (20.57%) Scrum
16 411 (19.67%) OO
17 383 (18.33%) Web Services
18 377 (18.04%) XML
19 347 (16.60%) CSS3
20 340 (16.27%) Ruby
21 331 (15.84%) BDD
22 329 (15.74%) JSON
23 315 (15.07%) UNIX
24 313 (14.98%) Maven
25 299 (14.31%) .NET
26 294 (14.07%) MVC
27 279 (13.35%) Responsive Web Design
28 278 (13.30%) Configuration Management
29 276 (13.21%) JIRA

Git (software)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 246 (11.77%) Apache
2 187 (8.95%) CMS
3 177 (8.47%) Node.js
4 115 (5.50%) Confluence
5 114 (5.45%) Tomcat
6 78 (3.73%) WebLogic
7 74 (3.54%) Drupal
8 63 (3.01%) nginx
9 54 (2.58%) Umbraco
10 50 (2.39%) IIS
11 45 (2.15%) Adobe CQ
12 41 (1.96%) WordPress
13 34 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
14 33 (1.58%) Apache Solr
15 27 (1.29%) SharePoint
16 24 (1.15%) Mule
17 20 (0.96%) WebSphere
18 16 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
18 16 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 16 (0.77%) OpenStack
Applications
1 33 (1.58%) Photoshop
2 19 (0.91%) MS Excel
3 12 (0.57%) Fireworks
4 6 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.29%) MS Office
5 4 (0.19%) Doxygen
6 2 (0.096%) GIMP
6 2 (0.096%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.096%) Gephi
6 2 (0.096%) SPSS
6 2 (0.096%) DOC1
6 2 (0.096%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.048%) CorelDRAW
7 1 (0.048%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.048%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (1.96%) Magento
2 22 (1.05%) Google Analytics
3 12 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.29%) SiteCatalyst
4 6 (0.29%) Summit
4 6 (0.29%) RMDS
5 5 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.19%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.096%) SunGard GMI
8 2 (0.096%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.048%) AquaLogic BPM
9 1 (0.048%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 85 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (1.91%) GitHub
4 35 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.67%) SaaS
7 11 (0.53%) Rackspace Cloud
8 10 (0.48%) Heroku
9 8 (0.38%) Google App Engine
9 8 (0.38%) Joyent
10 6 (0.29%) IaaS
11 5 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.24%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.24%) Route 53
12 4 (0.19%) Google Compute Engine
13 3 (0.14%) Office 365
14 1 (0.048%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.048%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.048%) Force.com
14 1 (0.048%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 186 (8.90%) HTTP
2 46 (2.20%) DNS
3 42 (2.01%) Internet
4 38 (1.82%) Firewall
4 38 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 34 (1.63%) LDAP
6 28 (1.34%) VPN
7 27 (1.29%) SSL
8 18 (0.86%) SSH
9 15 (0.72%) Network Security
10 14 (0.67%) IPv6
10 14 (0.67%) HTTPS
10 14 (0.67%) LAN
10 14 (0.67%) WAN
11 13 (0.62%) OSPF
11 13 (0.62%) BGP
11 13 (0.62%) EIGRP
11 13 (0.62%) IPsec
12 11 (0.53%) Ethernet
13 8 (0.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 431 (20.62%) MySQL
2 207 (9.90%) Relational Database
3 196 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 164 (7.85%) MongoDB
5 106 (5.07%) NoSQL
6 102 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
7 63 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 49 (2.34%) Redis
9 44 (2.11%) Big Data
10 43 (2.06%) SSDT
11 41 (1.96%) RavenDB
12 31 (1.48%) RDBMS
12 31 (1.48%) Oracle Database
13 23 (1.10%) Hadoop
14 20 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (0.86%) Neo4j
16 17 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
16 17 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (0.81%) Apache Hive
16 17 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 781 (37.37%) Subversion
2 450 (21.53%) Jenkins
3 313 (14.98%) Maven
4 276 (13.21%) JIRA
5 269 (12.87%) TeamCity
6 168 (8.04%) Cucumber
7 149 (7.13%) Mercurial
8 146 (6.99%) Hudson
9 145 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 145 (6.94%) Visual Studio
10 133 (6.36%) Selenium
11 122 (5.84%) JUnit
12 79 (3.78%) Jasmine
12 79 (3.78%) Grunt
13 77 (3.68%) Artifactory
14 76 (3.64%) Ant
15 66 (3.16%) Eclipse
16 65 (3.11%) WebDriver
17 64 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 62 (2.97%) Mockito
General
1 167 (7.99%) Finance
2 57 (2.73%) Retail
3 53 (2.54%) Marketing
4 50 (2.39%) Banking
5 39 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 38 (1.82%) Games
7 32 (1.53%) Publishing
8 23 (1.10%) Investment Banking
9 21 (1.00%) Advertising
9 21 (1.00%) Front Office
10 13 (0.62%) Electronics
11 11 (0.53%) Back Office
12 10 (0.48%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.38%) German Language
14 7 (0.33%) French Language
14 7 (0.33%) Legal
15 6 (0.29%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.19%) Billing
16 4 (0.19%) Music Industry
17 2 (0.096%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1456 (69.67%) Developer
2 222 (10.62%) Front-End Developer
3 190 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 177 (8.47%) Java Developer
5 147 (7.03%) Web Developer
6 139 (6.65%) DevOps Engineer
7 110 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 102 (4.88%) Senior Developer
9 91 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
10 81 (3.88%) Software Engineer
11 69 (3.30%) iOS Developer
12 61 (2.92%) Python Developer
13 57 (2.73%) Drupal Developer
14 55 (2.63%) Architect
15 50 (2.39%) Build Engineer
16 48 (2.30%) Release Engineer
17 47 (2.25%) Tester
17 47 (2.25%) C# Developer
18 43 (2.06%) Android Developer
18 43 (2.06%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1044 (49.95%) HTML
2 957 (45.79%) CSS
3 494 (23.64%) HTML5
4 489 (23.40%) jQuery
5 383 (18.33%) Web Services
6 377 (18.04%) XML
7 347 (16.60%) CSS3
8 329 (15.74%) JSON
9 299 (14.31%) .NET
10 241 (11.53%) RESTful
11 228 (10.91%) AngularJS
12 180 (8.61%) Ajax
13 168 (8.04%) REST
14 163 (7.80%) Sass
15 159 (7.61%) ASP.NET
16 149 (7.13%) SOAP
17 145 (6.94%) Backbone.js
18 143 (6.84%) LAMP
19 138 (6.60%) Spring
20 113 (5.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 158 (7.56%) Open Source
2 117 (5.60%) Mobile App
3 109 (5.22%) Computer Science
4 74 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
5 69 (3.30%) Visualisation
6 32 (1.53%) iPhone
7 30 (1.44%) Wiki
8 26 (1.24%) W3C
9 24 (1.15%) iPad
10 21 (1.00%) DTV
10 21 (1.00%) Digital Media
11 20 (0.96%) Video on Demand
12 19 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 19 (0.91%) Management Information System
13 18 (0.86%) IPTV
13 18 (0.86%) Online Games
14 17 (0.81%) New Media
15 15 (0.72%) STB
16 14 (0.67%) Clustering
16 14 (0.67%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 695 (33.25%) Linux
2 315 (15.07%) UNIX
3 217 (10.38%) Windows
4 136 (6.51%) Apple iOS
5 119 (5.69%) Android
6 118 (5.65%) Mac OS X
7 69 (3.30%) Ubuntu
8 68 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 62 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 58 (2.78%) CentOS
11 48 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 36 (1.72%) Debian
12 36 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (1.15%) Solaris
14 19 (0.91%) AIX
15 15 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.29%) Windows Phone
17 5 (0.24%) SELinux
18 4 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
18 4 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (29.57%) TDD
2 601 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
3 520 (24.88%) Continuous Integration
4 430 (20.57%) Scrum
5 411 (19.67%) OO
6 331 (15.84%) BDD
7 294 (14.07%) MVC
8 279 (13.35%) Responsive Web Design
9 278 (13.30%) Configuration Management
10 263 (12.58%) DevOps
11 261 (12.49%) Web Development
12 210 (10.05%) E-Commerce
13 191 (9.14%) Software Engineering
14 187 (8.95%) Unit Testing
15 160 (7.66%) Web Design
16 150 (7.18%) SOA
17 138 (6.60%) OOP
18 125 (5.98%) Kanban
19 115 (5.50%) Release Management
20 113 (5.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1016 (48.61%) JavaScript
2 703 (33.64%) Java
3 476 (22.78%) PHP
4 431 (20.62%) SQL
5 340 (16.27%) Ruby
6 273 (13.06%) Python
7 264 (12.63%) C#
8 128 (6.12%) Perl
9 111 (5.31%) Bash Shell
10 91 (4.35%) Objective-C
11 78 (3.73%) PL/SQL
12 77 (3.68%) Scala
13 72 (3.44%) Shell Script
13 72 (3.44%) Groovy
14 71 (3.40%) PHP5
15 61 (2.92%) C++
16 53 (2.54%) C
17 37 (1.77%) T-SQL
18 32 (1.53%) PowerShell
19 29 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 131 (6.27%) Degree
2 59 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 34 (1.63%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.48%) DV Cleared
5 7 (0.33%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.33%) ISEB
6 5 (0.24%) RHCE
7 3 (0.14%) CCNA
7 3 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.14%) MCP
7 3 (0.14%) MCSE
8 2 (0.096%) PhD
8 2 (0.096%) MCAD
8 2 (0.096%) MCSD
8 2 (0.096%) CCA
8 2 (0.096%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.096%) MCTS
8 2 (0.096%) MySQL Certification
9 1 (0.048%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (4.50%) QA
2 19 (0.91%) ISO 9001
3 18 (0.86%) SLA
4 11 (0.53%) WCAG
5 8 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.29%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.14%) SNOMED CT
8 2 (0.096%) JTAG
8 2 (0.096%) WAI
9 1 (0.048%) EMIR
9 1 (0.048%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.048%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (1.53%) Varnish
3 20 (0.96%) Postfix
3 20 (0.96%) Samba
4 18 (0.86%) vCloud
5 16 (0.77%) XenServer
5 16 (0.77%) Active Directory
6 12 (0.57%) Docker
7 11 (0.53%) vSphere
8 8 (0.38%) NFS
8 8 (0.38%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.38%) Xen
9 7 (0.33%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.33%) Squid
10 6 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.24%) KVM
12 4 (0.19%) Cygwin
13 3 (0.14%) Shibboleth
13 3 (0.14%) HDFS
14 2 (0.096%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 217 (10.38%) Puppet
2 134 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (2.15%) Nagios
4 42 (2.01%) ZABBIX
5 38 (1.82%) Vagrant
6 28 (1.34%) Ansible
7 24 (1.15%) Salt
8 16 (0.77%) Capistrano
9 13 (0.62%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 12 (0.57%) YUM
11 11 (0.53%) Graylog2
12 10 (0.48%) Opsview
13 9 (0.43%) Cobbler
14 8 (0.38%) Kibana
14 8 (0.38%) ITRS Geneos
14 8 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
15 7 (0.33%) Zenoss
16 4 (0.19%) Ganglia
16 4 (0.19%) StatsD
17 3 (0.14%) Munin
Vendors
1 203 (9.71%) Oracle
2 152 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 90 (4.31%) Zend
4 87 (4.16%) VMware
5 84 (4.02%) Red Hat
6 71 (3.40%) Google
7 58 (2.78%) Adobe
8 52 (2.49%) JBoss
9 43 (2.06%) Red Gate
10 41 (1.96%) Twitter
11 39 (1.87%) Facebook
11 39 (1.87%) Atlassian
12 31 (1.48%) Splunk
13 29 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
14 26 (1.24%) Rackspace
15 23 (1.10%) Apple
16 22 (1.05%) Sitecore
17 21 (1.00%) Akamai
18 19 (0.91%) Venda
18 19 (0.91%) IBM
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Steria
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Harrington Starr
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £220 to £260 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £405 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per hour + Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day Rate dependent on Expertise
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago