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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 125 203 390
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +187
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 945 493 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.64% 1.01% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.41% 8.97% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 358 141
Average daily rate £375 £363 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Average hourly rate £39.50 £46.25 £25.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.59% +79.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £37.48 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £88.75 £31.81
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +74.68%
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7045 5495 5884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.26% 11.31% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4494 3484 3429
Average daily rate £375 £385 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £526 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 143 206
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.65 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +77 904 £375 +3.44% 455
London +78 583 £375 -6.25% 266
City of London +55 140 £375 -6.25% 50
South East +12 110 £330 -5.71% 64
East of England +6 66 £375 +15.38% 31
South West +6 50 £350 +7.69% 34
Yorkshire +1 37 £300 +20.00% 21
Cambridgeshire +2 28 £400 +23.07% 13
West Yorkshire -4 28 £325 +30.00% 14
North West -17 27 £350 - 20
Surrey +4 26 £335 -0.74% 10
Berkshire +13 25 £335 -10.66% 10
Leeds -9 23 £325 +30.00% 12
Hampshire -39 20 £369 +5.35% 17
Manchester -7 18 £390 +11.42% 10
Bristol -3 17 £394 +50.00% 7
Wales - 17 £375 - 3
Bedfordshire -8 15 £375 - 5
South Wales - 15 £388 - 2
East Midlands +2 13 £275 +10.00% 13
Wiltshire - 13 £310 - 3
Reading - 13 £375 - 4
Cardiff - 13 £400 - 2
Exeter +7 12 £310 -8.14% 2
Devon -5 12 £310 -4.61% 2
Luton -7 12 £375 - 5
Essex - 12 £350 - 1
Oxfordshire +9 11 £310 -3.12% 8
Scotland -10 11 £330 -22.58% 6
Tyne and Wear - 11 £250 - 5

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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).

1 825 (47.94%) JavaScript
2 823 (47.82%) HTML
3 789 (45.85%) CSS
4 670 (38.93%) Java
5 648 (37.65%) Subversion
6 625 (36.32%) TDD
7 576 (33.47%) Agile Software Development
8 503 (29.23%) jQuery
9 493 (28.65%) Linux
10 437 (25.39%) HTML5
11 428 (24.87%) Continuous Integration
12 404 (23.47%) Scrum
13 376 (21.85%) PHP
14 369 (21.44%) Jenkins
15 363 (21.09%) XML
16 351 (20.40%) OO
17 347 (20.16%) MVC
18 343 (19.93%) Web Services
19 326 (18.94%) SQL
20 324 (18.83%) MySQL
21 317 (18.42%) CSS3
22 313 (18.19%) .NET
23 307 (17.84%) BDD
24 303 (17.61%) C#
25 296 (17.20%) Maven
26 292 (16.97%) JSON
27 277 (16.10%) Ruby
28 234 (13.60%) Python
29 233 (13.54%) JIRA
30 216 (12.55%) Apache

Git (software)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 216 (12.55%) Apache
2 173 (10.05%) CMS
3 152 (8.83%) Node.js
4 120 (6.97%) Confluence
5 107 (6.22%) Tomcat
6 94 (5.46%) Drupal
7 68 (3.95%) WebLogic
8 57 (3.31%) Umbraco
9 53 (3.08%) nginx
10 48 (2.79%) IIS
11 42 (2.44%) Apache Solr
12 39 (2.27%) SharePoint
13 37 (2.15%) Mule
14 35 (2.03%) WordPress
14 35 (2.03%) Adobe CQ
15 28 (1.63%) WebSphere
16 26 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
17 19 (1.10%) Alfresco
18 14 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
19 12 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 41 (2.38%) Photoshop
2 35 (2.03%) MS Excel
3 12 (0.70%) Fireworks
4 6 (0.35%) MS Office
5 4 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.23%) Mingle
6 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.12%) DOC1
6 2 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
6 2 (0.12%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.058%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.058%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.058%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 30 (1.74%) Google Analytics
2 28 (1.63%) Magento
3 5 (0.29%) Summit
4 4 (0.23%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.12%) SunGard GMI
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.058%) Tridion
7 1 (0.058%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.058%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 55 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (2.38%) GitHub
4 32 (1.86%) SaaS
5 29 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (0.81%) Amazon S3
7 12 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (0.64%) Rackspace Cloud
8 11 (0.64%) Joyent
9 8 (0.46%) Route 53
10 6 (0.35%) Heroku
10 6 (0.35%) IaaS
11 5 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.29%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.12%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.12%) PaaS
12 2 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.058%) Force.com
13 1 (0.058%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.058%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 120 (6.97%) HTTP
2 39 (2.27%) SSL
3 37 (2.15%) Internet
3 37 (2.15%) LDAP
4 35 (2.03%) TCP/IP
5 32 (1.86%) DNS
6 22 (1.28%) VPN
7 19 (1.10%) Firewall
8 16 (0.93%) AMQP
9 12 (0.70%) X.509
9 12 (0.70%) Intranet
10 10 (0.58%) Kerberos
11 9 (0.52%) SAN
11 9 (0.52%) Network Security
12 8 (0.46%) OpenVPN
12 8 (0.46%) SSH
12 8 (0.46%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.29%) IPv6
13 5 (0.29%) SNMP
13 5 (0.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (18.83%) MySQL
2 209 (12.14%) SQL Server
3 172 (9.99%) MongoDB
4 133 (7.73%) Relational Database
5 94 (5.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 82 (4.76%) NoSQL
7 75 (4.36%) PostgreSQL
8 43 (2.50%) RavenDB
9 33 (1.92%) RDBMS
10 21 (1.22%) Redis
11 20 (1.16%) Neo4j
12 16 (0.93%) Oracle Database
13 14 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (0.76%) Hazelcast
15 11 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (0.64%) Big Data
15 11 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 648 (37.65%) Subversion
2 369 (21.44%) Jenkins
3 296 (17.20%) Maven
4 233 (13.54%) JIRA
5 173 (10.05%) TeamCity
6 149 (8.66%) Cucumber
7 145 (8.43%) Mercurial
8 134 (7.79%) JUnit
9 125 (7.26%) Hudson
10 120 (6.97%) Visual Studio
11 118 (6.86%) Selenium
12 95 (5.52%) Ant
13 93 (5.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 82 (4.76%) Eclipse
15 75 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
16 65 (3.78%) Mockito
17 63 (3.66%) NUnit
17 63 (3.66%) Jasmine
18 59 (3.43%) WebDriver
19 57 (3.31%) Grunt
General
1 145 (8.43%) Finance
2 62 (3.60%) Marketing
3 53 (3.08%) Banking
4 49 (2.85%) Retail
5 45 (2.61%) Publishing
6 42 (2.44%) Games
7 27 (1.57%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.28%) Advertising
9 16 (0.93%) Back Office
10 14 (0.81%) Legal
11 13 (0.76%) Investment Banking
12 12 (0.70%) Front Office
13 4 (0.23%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.17%) Electronics
14 3 (0.17%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.17%) Billing
15 2 (0.12%) German Language
15 2 (0.12%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.12%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1207 (70.13%) Developer
2 171 (9.94%) Front-End Developer
3 145 (8.43%) Java Developer
4 131 (7.61%) PHP Developer
5 123 (7.15%) .NET Developer
6 117 (6.80%) Web Developer
7 103 (5.98%) Senior Developer
8 83 (4.82%) JavaScript Developer
9 72 (4.18%) C# Developer
10 69 (4.01%) Architect
11 66 (3.83%) Drupal Developer
12 64 (3.72%) Software Engineer
13 57 (3.31%) DevOps Engineer
14 50 (2.91%) Tester
15 47 (2.73%) Ruby Developer
16 44 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
16 44 (2.56%) Python Developer
17 43 (2.50%) Android Developer
18 41 (2.38%) iOS Developer
19 36 (2.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 823 (47.82%) HTML
2 789 (45.85%) CSS
3 503 (29.23%) jQuery
4 437 (25.39%) HTML5
5 363 (21.09%) XML
6 343 (19.93%) Web Services
7 317 (18.42%) CSS3
8 313 (18.19%) .NET
9 292 (16.97%) JSON
10 196 (11.39%) RESTful
11 195 (11.33%) Spring
12 190 (11.04%) REST
13 169 (9.82%) SOAP
14 159 (9.24%) Ajax
15 158 (9.18%) ASP.NET
16 132 (7.67%) AngularJS
17 121 (7.03%) Backbone.js
18 118 (6.86%) Sass
19 105 (6.10%) LAMP
20 103 (5.98%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 155 (9.01%) Open Source
2 122 (7.09%) Mobile App
3 89 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 67 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (1.45%) Digital Media
6 21 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
6 21 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
7 17 (0.99%) W3C
8 16 (0.93%) Social Media
9 15 (0.87%) Wiki
10 14 (0.81%) Video on Demand
11 13 (0.76%) iPhone
11 13 (0.76%) Social Network
11 13 (0.76%) IPTV
11 13 (0.76%) Management Information System
11 13 (0.76%) PKI
12 12 (0.70%) Taxonomies
12 12 (0.70%) Graphic Design
12 12 (0.70%) Online Games
13 11 (0.64%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 493 (28.65%) Linux
2 198 (11.50%) UNIX
3 154 (8.95%) Windows
4 133 (7.73%) Android
5 91 (5.29%) Apple iOS
6 52 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 48 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (2.61%) Mac OS X
9 41 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (2.38%) Ubuntu
10 34 (1.98%) CentOS
11 24 (1.39%) Debian
12 19 (1.10%) Solaris
13 11 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (0.64%) Windows Phone
14 9 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
15 6 (0.35%) AIX
16 5 (0.29%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.29%) Windows Phone 7
17 4 (0.23%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 625 (36.32%) TDD
2 576 (33.47%) Agile Software Development
3 428 (24.87%) Continuous Integration
4 404 (23.47%) Scrum
5 351 (20.40%) OO
6 347 (20.16%) MVC
7 307 (17.84%) BDD
8 199 (11.56%) Unit Testing
9 187 (10.87%) E-Commerce
10 179 (10.40%) Software Engineering
10 179 (10.40%) Web Development
11 171 (9.94%) Responsive Web Design
12 153 (8.89%) OOP
13 145 (8.43%) SOA
14 140 (8.13%) Kanban
15 133 (7.73%) Configuration Management
16 97 (5.64%) Test Automation
17 91 (5.29%) Automated Testing
18 81 (4.71%) Web Design
19 77 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 825 (47.94%) JavaScript
2 670 (38.93%) Java
3 376 (21.85%) PHP
4 326 (18.94%) SQL
5 303 (17.61%) C#
6 277 (16.10%) Ruby
7 234 (13.60%) Python
8 94 (5.46%) C++
9 90 (5.23%) Perl
10 80 (4.65%) C
11 79 (4.59%) Bash Shell
12 72 (4.18%) PL/SQL
13 71 (4.13%) Groovy
14 65 (3.78%) Scala
14 65 (3.78%) Objective-C
15 53 (3.08%) PHP5
16 44 (2.56%) Shell Script
17 37 (2.15%) T-SQL
18 26 (1.51%) PowerShell
19 25 (1.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 116 (6.74%) Degree
2 66 (3.83%) Security Cleared
3 47 (2.73%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.46%) MCP
5 8 (0.46%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.35%) RHCE
7 5 (0.29%) MCSD
7 5 (0.29%) ISEB
8 4 (0.23%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.23%) MCAD
9 2 (0.12%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.12%) CCA
10 1 (0.058%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.058%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.058%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.058%) RHCT
10 1 (0.058%) MCTS
10 1 (0.058%) MCSE
10 1 (0.058%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (5.23%) QA
2 17 (0.99%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.35%) SLA
5 5 (0.29%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.23%) WCAG
7 3 (0.17%) SNOMED CT
8 2 (0.12%) WAI
9 1 (0.058%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.058%) JTAG
9 1 (0.058%) Section 508
9 1 (0.058%) EMIR
9 1 (0.058%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 42 (2.44%) Varnish
2 21 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 13 (0.76%) Squid
5 9 (0.52%) Postfix
6 8 (0.46%) Xen
6 8 (0.46%) Samba
6 8 (0.46%) vCloud
7 7 (0.41%) KVM
8 6 (0.35%) XenServer
9 5 (0.29%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.29%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.23%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.17%) Cygwin
12 2 (0.12%) NFS
13 1 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.058%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.058%) Docker
13 1 (0.058%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 139 (8.08%) Puppet
2 99 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (1.51%) Nagios
4 18 (1.05%) Vagrant
5 17 (0.99%) Ansible
6 16 (0.93%) ZABBIX
7 9 (0.52%) Capistrano
8 7 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 4 (0.23%) Cobbler
10 4 (0.23%) StatsD
10 4 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.23%) Ganglia
10 4 (0.23%) MOM
11 3 (0.17%) Cacti
11 3 (0.17%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.17%) Munin
12 2 (0.12%) BladeLogic
12 2 (0.12%) OpenIDM
12 2 (0.12%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 189 (10.98%) Oracle
2 111 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 77 (4.47%) Red Hat
4 73 (4.24%) Zend
5 64 (3.72%) Google
5 64 (3.72%) JBoss
6 61 (3.54%) VMware
7 52 (3.02%) Adobe
8 51 (2.96%) Twitter
9 42 (2.44%) Atlassian
10 32 (1.86%) Facebook
11 29 (1.69%) Venda
12 27 (1.57%) Rackspace
13 20 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
14 17 (0.99%) Akamai
15 16 (0.93%) Splunk
15 16 (0.93%) Sitecore
16 14 (0.81%) IBM
17 12 (0.70%) Apple
17 12 (0.70%) Cisco
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £320 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified market rate
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + DOE
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucestershire
LA International
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Advantage Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £200 - 280 per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Engage PSG
Posted: Yesterday