The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 74 135 249
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +114
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 1391 849 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.41% 1.61% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.96% 13.54% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 630 310
Average daily rate
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£398 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £321 £348
% change year-on-year
+10.50% -7.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7337 6269 6306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.74% 11.88% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4848 4049 3517
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 131 216
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.10 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £55.00 £45.00
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

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 19 September 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)
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 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +52 1339 £400 +6.66% 484
London +49 868 £400 -2.43% 227
City of London +31 131 £400 -3.61% 56
South East +35 119 £350 - 88
East of England +51 108 £411 +17.50% 28
South West -9 62 £400 +23.07% 28
North West +13 55 £325 -1.88% 48
Manchester +4 45 £325 -5.10% 36
Hampshire -23 42 £375 +7.14% 29
Cambridgeshire +30 36 £375 - 12
West Midlands +3 33 £320 +21.90% 11
Bristol +11 31 £400 +23.07% 9
Berkshire +26 29 £326 -15.80% 10
Cambridge +19 27 £375 - 11
East Midlands +12 26 £403 +43.75% 11
Yorkshire -44 26 £320 +6.66% 37
North East - 26 £350 - 6
Southampton +14 25 £400 +12.67% 6
Hertfordshire -8 20 £400 +39.13% 9
Bedfordshire +1 19 £450 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 19 £350 - 5
Newcastle upon Tyne - 19 £350 - 3
Essex +8 18 £499 -
Wales -8 16 £375 +15.38% 8
West Yorkshire -27 16 £320 +6.66% 17
Slough +8 14 £326 +30.50% 2
Norfolk +2 13 £250 +25.12% 5
Luton -10 13 £425 -5.55% 3
Wiltshire - 13 £425 - 1
Coventry +6 12 £320 - 2

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1231 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
2 1188 (47.96%) HTML
3 1153 (46.55%) JavaScript
4 1062 (42.87%) CSS
5 947 (38.23%) Subversion
6 894 (36.09%) Linux
7 811 (32.74%) Java
8 702 (28.34%) TDD
9 594 (23.98%) HTML5
10 589 (23.78%) PHP
11 587 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
12 573 (23.13%) jQuery
13 550 (22.20%) MySQL
14 542 (21.88%) OO
15 516 (20.83%) Scrum
16 489 (19.74%) Jenkins
17 478 (19.30%) SQL
18 475 (19.18%) Web Services
19 437 (17.64%) CSS3
20 429 (17.32%) XML
21 411 (16.59%) UNIX
22 404 (16.31%) MVC
23 393 (15.87%) Ruby
24 372 (15.02%) JSON
25 367 (14.82%) Configuration Management
26 357 (14.41%) BDD
27 355 (14.33%) Apache
28 351 (14.17%) Python
29 343 (13.85%) Responsive Web Design
30 327 (13.20%) DevOps

Git (software)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 355 (14.33%) Apache
2 215 (8.68%) Node.js
3 175 (7.06%) CMS
4 138 (5.57%) Tomcat
5 126 (5.09%) Confluence
6 83 (3.35%) WebLogic
7 71 (2.87%) nginx
8 68 (2.75%) Drupal
9 52 (2.10%) IIS
10 40 (1.61%) WordPress
11 38 (1.53%) Apache Solr
12 31 (1.25%) Adobe CQ
12 31 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
12 31 (1.25%) WebSphere
13 28 (1.13%) Umbraco
14 26 (1.05%) OpenStack
15 21 (0.85%) SharePoint
16 16 (0.65%) Jetty
17 15 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 14 (0.57%) Mule
Applications
1 43 (1.74%) Photoshop
2 16 (0.65%) MS Excel
3 11 (0.44%) Fireworks
3 11 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.28%) Doxygen
5 6 (0.24%) MS Office
6 2 (0.081%) SPSS
6 2 (0.081%) GIMP
6 2 (0.081%) Gephi
7 1 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.040%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.040%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 49 (1.98%) Magento
2 11 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (0.36%) SiteCatalyst
4 8 (0.32%) Summit
4 8 (0.32%) RMDS
5 6 (0.24%) WebTrends
6 5 (0.20%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.081%) AquaLogic BPM
8 2 (0.081%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.081%) SunGard GMI
8 2 (0.081%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.040%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.040%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 94 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (1.66%) GitHub
4 38 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
5 37 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (0.65%) SaaS
7 12 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 11 (0.44%) Google App Engine
8 11 (0.44%) Heroku
9 7 (0.28%) Joyent
9 7 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.20%) IaaS
10 5 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
11 4 (0.16%) Route 53
11 4 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
12 3 (0.12%) Office 365
13 2 (0.081%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.040%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.040%) ElastiCache
14 1 (0.040%) Gitorious
Communications & Networking
1 258 (10.42%) HTTP
2 64 (2.58%) Internet
3 48 (1.94%) DNS
4 47 (1.90%) Firewall
5 44 (1.78%) TCP/IP
6 31 (1.25%) LDAP
6 31 (1.25%) VPN
7 21 (0.85%) SSH
8 20 (0.81%) SSL
9 17 (0.69%) Network Security
10 14 (0.57%) HTTPS
10 14 (0.57%) WAN
10 14 (0.57%) LAN
11 13 (0.52%) EIGRP
11 13 (0.52%) BGP
11 13 (0.52%) OSPF
11 13 (0.52%) IPv6
11 13 (0.52%) IPsec
12 11 (0.44%) Ethernet
13 9 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 550 (22.20%) MySQL
2 267 (10.78%) Relational Database
3 198 (7.99%) MongoDB
4 170 (6.86%) SQL Server
5 133 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
6 127 (5.13%) NoSQL
7 78 (3.15%) Redis
8 56 (2.26%) Oracle Database
9 55 (2.22%) Big Data
10 44 (1.78%) RDBMS
11 43 (1.74%) SSDT
12 37 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
13 36 (1.45%) Neo4j
14 31 (1.25%) RavenDB
15 25 (1.01%) Hadoop
16 24 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
17 23 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
18 22 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
19 17 (0.69%) Apache Hive
19 17 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 947 (38.23%) Subversion
2 489 (19.74%) Jenkins
3 326 (13.16%) Maven
4 311 (12.56%) JIRA
5 260 (10.50%) TeamCity
6 167 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 166 (6.70%) Cucumber
8 153 (6.18%) Selenium
9 145 (5.85%) Mercurial
10 135 (5.45%) JUnit
10 135 (5.45%) Hudson
11 127 (5.13%) Visual Studio
12 111 (4.48%) Jasmine
13 92 (3.71%) Grunt
14 83 (3.35%) PHPUnit
15 81 (3.27%) Artifactory
15 81 (3.27%) Ant
16 63 (2.54%) Eclipse
17 59 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 58 (2.34%) Gradle
General
1 207 (8.36%) Finance
2 70 (2.83%) Banking
3 58 (2.34%) Retail
4 57 (2.30%) Marketing
5 42 (1.70%) Games
6 40 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 40 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 36 (1.45%) Publishing
8 24 (0.97%) Front Office
9 22 (0.89%) Advertising
10 14 (0.57%) Electronics
10 14 (0.57%) German Language
11 13 (0.52%) Legal
12 11 (0.44%) French Language
12 11 (0.44%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.28%) Back Office
15 6 (0.24%) Billing
16 4 (0.16%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.16%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1794 (72.43%) Developer
2 277 (11.18%) PHP Developer
3 268 (10.82%) Java Developer
4 254 (10.25%) Front-End Developer
5 188 (7.59%) Senior Developer
6 185 (7.47%) Web Developer
7 181 (7.31%) DevOps Engineer
8 108 (4.36%) iOS Developer
9 99 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 96 (3.88%) Software Engineer
11 91 (3.67%) .NET Developer
12 78 (3.15%) Python Developer
13 58 (2.34%) Android Developer
14 55 (2.22%) Release Engineer
15 54 (2.18%) Drupal Developer
16 51 (2.06%) Architect
16 51 (2.06%) Lead Developer
16 51 (2.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 46 (1.86%) Ruby Developer
18 45 (1.82%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1188 (47.96%) HTML
2 1062 (42.87%) CSS
3 594 (23.98%) HTML5
4 573 (23.13%) jQuery
5 475 (19.18%) Web Services
6 437 (17.64%) CSS3
7 429 (17.32%) XML
8 372 (15.02%) JSON
9 307 (12.39%) .NET
10 297 (11.99%) AngularJS
11 284 (11.47%) RESTful
12 260 (10.50%) REST
13 227 (9.16%) SOAP
14 211 (8.52%) Ajax
15 200 (8.07%) Sass
16 197 (7.95%) LAMP
17 172 (6.94%) Spring
18 168 (6.78%) Backbone.js
19 161 (6.50%) ASP.NET
20 120 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 216 (8.72%) Open Source
2 170 (6.86%) User Experience
3 117 (4.72%) Mobile App
3 117 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 95 (3.84%) Visualisation
5 72 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 54 (2.18%) iPhone
7 50 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 38 (1.53%) Digital Media
9 33 (1.33%) iPad
10 29 (1.17%) Wiki
10 29 (1.17%) W3C
11 25 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 23 (0.93%) Client/Server
13 21 (0.85%) Derivative
14 19 (0.77%) E-Learning
15 18 (0.73%) Clustering
15 18 (0.73%) DTV
16 17 (0.69%) New Media
16 17 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 894 (36.09%) Linux
2 411 (16.59%) UNIX
3 222 (8.96%) Windows
4 187 (7.55%) Apple iOS
5 172 (6.94%) Mac OS X
6 143 (5.77%) Android
7 103 (4.16%) CentOS
8 91 (3.67%) Ubuntu
9 81 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 62 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 39 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 35 (1.41%) Debian
13 27 (1.09%) Solaris
14 26 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
16 14 (0.57%) AIX
17 12 (0.48%) Windows Phone
18 8 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
19 6 (0.24%) SELinux
20 5 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1231 (49.70%) Agile Software Development
2 702 (28.34%) TDD
3 587 (23.70%) Continuous Integration
4 542 (21.88%) OO
5 516 (20.83%) Scrum
6 404 (16.31%) MVC
7 367 (14.82%) Configuration Management
8 357 (14.41%) BDD
9 343 (13.85%) Responsive Web Design
10 327 (13.20%) DevOps
11 295 (11.91%) Web Development
12 238 (9.61%) E-Commerce
13 220 (8.88%) Software Engineering
14 213 (8.60%) Web Design
15 210 (8.48%) Unit Testing
16 161 (6.50%) OOP
17 142 (5.73%) Automated Testing
18 135 (5.45%) SOA
19 132 (5.33%) iOS Development
20 128 (5.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1153 (46.55%) JavaScript
2 811 (32.74%) Java
3 589 (23.78%) PHP
4 478 (19.30%) SQL
5 393 (15.87%) Ruby
6 351 (14.17%) Python
7 250 (10.09%) C#
8 150 (6.06%) Perl
9 132 (5.33%) Bash Shell
10 113 (4.56%) Objective-C
11 110 (4.44%) Scala
12 108 (4.36%) PHP5
13 100 (4.04%) Shell Script
14 73 (2.95%) C++
15 72 (2.91%) PL/SQL
16 60 (2.42%) C
17 53 (2.14%) Groovy
18 50 (2.02%) T-SQL
19 43 (1.74%) PowerShell
20 31 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 152 (6.14%) Degree
2 87 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 44 (1.78%) SC Cleared
4 18 (0.73%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.44%) ISEB
6 9 (0.36%) ISTQB
6 9 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.20%) BC Cleared
7 5 (0.20%) MCP
7 5 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.12%) MCSE
8 3 (0.12%) CCNA
8 3 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.12%) RHCE
9 2 (0.081%) MCAD
9 2 (0.081%) MCSD
9 2 (0.081%) HND
9 2 (0.081%) PhD
9 2 (0.081%) MySQL Certification
9 2 (0.081%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (4.28%) QA
2 17 (0.69%) SLA
3 14 (0.57%) WCAG
4 12 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.32%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.12%) WAI
6 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.040%) EMIR
7 1 (0.040%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.040%) SNOMED CT
7 1 (0.040%) JTAG
System Software
1 60 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (1.45%) Varnish
3 27 (1.09%) vCloud
4 19 (0.77%) Docker
4 19 (0.77%) Active Directory
5 18 (0.73%) Samba
6 17 (0.69%) Postfix
7 16 (0.65%) XenServer
8 12 (0.48%) vSphere
8 12 (0.48%) Xen
9 9 (0.36%) NFS
10 8 (0.32%) KVM
11 6 (0.24%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.24%) Shibboleth
11 6 (0.24%) Hyper-V
11 6 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.20%) Squid
13 4 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.16%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 287 (11.59%) Puppet
2 201 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
3 61 (2.46%) Nagios
4 60 (2.42%) Vagrant
5 58 (2.34%) ZABBIX
6 29 (1.17%) Ansible
7 27 (1.09%) Salt
8 24 (0.97%) Capistrano
8 24 (0.97%) Graylog2
9 20 (0.81%) Zenoss
10 19 (0.77%) YUM
11 16 (0.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 16 (0.65%) Kibana
12 10 (0.40%) Cobbler
13 9 (0.36%) Opsview
14 7 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
15 6 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
15 6 (0.24%) Ganglia
15 6 (0.24%) Icinga
16 5 (0.20%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 224 (9.04%) Oracle
2 136 (5.49%) Microsoft
3 130 (5.25%) Zend
4 101 (4.08%) VMware
5 98 (3.96%) Red Hat
6 77 (3.11%) Google
7 74 (2.99%) JBoss
8 57 (2.30%) Atlassian
9 50 (2.02%) Facebook
10 43 (1.74%) Red Gate
11 42 (1.70%) Adobe
12 41 (1.66%) Twitter
13 35 (1.41%) Apple
14 33 (1.33%) Splunk
15 29 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
16 26 (1.05%) New Relic
17 23 (0.93%) Rackspace
17 23 (0.93%) Perforce
18 18 (0.73%) 29West
19 17 (0.69%) Sencha
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £480 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £480 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £200.00 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £545.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago