The table below looks at the statistics for Git (software) skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 89 98 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 33 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.29% 0.61% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.84% 7.88% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 4
Average daily rate
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£320 £263 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.90% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £423 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £323 £348
% change year-on-year
+12.40% -7.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
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 West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
185 165 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.24% 7.81% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 100 118
Average daily rate £350 £305 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £213 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £423 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 11
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £31.75 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £37.80 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

Git (software)
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Git (software) Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Git (software) Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
Coventry +2 12 £320 - 2
Birmingham -11 9 £475 +82.69% 6
Warwickshire -6 4 £300 - 1
Wolverhampton - 4 £325 -
Staffordshire - 3 £344 -
Shropshire -8 1 - - 2
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 35 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 34 (80.95%) CSS
3 31 (73.81%) HTML
4 24 (57.14%) jQuery
5 18 (42.86%) MVC
6 16 (38.10%) .NET
6 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (38.10%) Ajax
6 16 (38.10%) HTML5
7 15 (35.71%) Subversion
7 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 15 (35.71%) C#
7 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
7 15 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 12 (28.57%) TDD
9 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (28.57%) CSS3
10 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (26.19%) PHP
10 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (26.19%) Semantic HTML
10 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (23.81%) Functional Programming
11 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
11 10 (23.81%) HTTP
12 9 (21.43%) Scrum
12 9 (21.43%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (14.29%) Node.js
2 3 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) WordPress
4 1 (2.38%) Liferay
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Magento
2 1 (2.38%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (11.90%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Subversion
2 6 (14.29%) Ant
2 6 (14.29%) JIRA
3 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (7.14%) PHPUnit
5 2 (4.76%) Selenium
5 2 (4.76%) Maven
6 1 (2.38%) JUnit
6 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.38%) TestNG
6 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.38%) Hudson
6 1 (2.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (2.38%) Gradle
6 1 (2.38%) Apache Ivy
General
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.38%) Advertising
1 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) C# Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.52%) PHP Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.38%) WordPress Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (80.95%) CSS
2 31 (73.81%) HTML
3 24 (57.14%) jQuery
4 16 (38.10%) Ajax
4 16 (38.10%) .NET
4 16 (38.10%) HTML5
5 15 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 12 (28.57%) CSS3
7 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (26.19%) Semantic HTML
7 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
8 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
10 7 (16.67%) Web Services
11 5 (11.90%) XHTML
11 5 (11.90%) RESTful
11 5 (11.90%) Sass
11 5 (11.90%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 6 (14.29%) User Experience
3 4 (9.52%) Learning Management System
3 4 (9.52%) Open Source
4 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 3 (7.14%) E-Learning
4 3 (7.14%) SCORM
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Android
2 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) MVC
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (28.57%) TDD
4 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (23.81%) Functional Programming
6 9 (21.43%) Scrum
7 8 (19.05%) OO
8 7 (16.67%) SOA
8 7 (16.67%) OOP
8 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
9 5 (11.90%) DevOps
9 5 (11.90%) Web Application Development
9 5 (11.90%) Android Development
10 4 (9.52%) iOS Development
10 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 3 (7.14%) Software Architecture
11 3 (7.14%) Workflow
11 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (35.71%) C#
3 14 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 11 (26.19%) PHP
5 9 (21.43%) Java
6 6 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 4 (9.52%) Ruby
8 2 (4.76%) Python
9 1 (2.38%) Perl
9 1 (2.38%) Groovy
9 1 (2.38%) Scala
9 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) MCP
1 1 (2.38%) MCAD
1 1 (2.38%) MCSD
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.38%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
1 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.14%) Ansible
3 2 (4.76%) Salt
4 1 (2.38%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.38%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
2 3 (7.14%) Sencha
3 1 (2.38%) Facebook
3 1 (2.38%) Twitter
3 1 (2.38%) Zend
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.38%) Perforce
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