The table below looks at the statistics for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 13 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 9.89% 3.67% -
As % of the Development Applications category 47.37% 28.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £450 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
Git (software)
Hertfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 20.88% 12.84% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Average daily rate £450 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.85 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.10% -1.33%

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) Subversion
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (63.64%) Magento
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) DB2
3 7 (63.64%) Unix
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 6 (54.55%) Selenium
4 6 (54.55%) BDD
4 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
4 6 (54.55%) PHPUnit
4 6 (54.55%) Behat
4 6 (54.55%) User Stories
5 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (45.45%) Ansible
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) Appium
5 5 (45.45%) Re-Platforming
5 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
5 5 (45.45%) RESTful
5 5 (45.45%) Puppet
5 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
5 5 (45.45%) QA
5 5 (45.45%) Retail
5 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) XML

Git (software)
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) nginx
2 2 (18.18%) Drupal
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) DB2
2 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (27.27%) CouchDB
3 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 3 (27.27%) Redis
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Subversion
2 6 (54.55%) PHPUnit
2 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
3 5 (45.45%) Appium
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 3 (27.27%) Mercurial
5 2 (18.18%) Ant
General
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Automation Tester
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium Tester
3 4 (36.36%) Web Tester
4 3 (27.27%) Developer
4 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
4 3 (27.27%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Symfony Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Unix Scripter
5 2 (18.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Behat
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) LAMP
3 3 (27.27%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (27.27%) Laravel
3 3 (27.27%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (27.27%) Memcached
3 3 (27.27%) Symfony
3 3 (27.27%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 6 (54.55%) User Stories
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Re-Platforming
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) Coaching
4 4 (36.36%) Document Management
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) Refactoring
5 3 (27.27%) Release Management
5 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Zend
2 2 (18.18%) hybris
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle