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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 102 98 101
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 13 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.47% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.93% 6.37% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -9.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £315 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+21.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+24.61% -9.72%
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
164 157 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.16% 7.32% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 103 101
Average daily rate £400 £290 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £418 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 13
Average hourly rate £33.50 £37.80 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.37% +24.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £37.80 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 December 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 December 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
Birmingham -1 6 £425 +47.82% 6
Wolverhampton - 3 £325 - 1
Staffordshire +1 1 £350 +40.00%
Warwickshire - - - - 7
Worcestershire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Brierley Hill - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 34 (73.91%) JavaScript
1 34 (73.91%) CSS
2 32 (69.57%) HTML
3 22 (47.83%) jQuery
4 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (39.13%) Subversion
5 18 (39.13%) HTML5
6 17 (36.96%) MVC
7 15 (32.61%) .NET
8 14 (30.43%) Linux
9 13 (28.26%) C#
9 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
9 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
9 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
9 13 (28.26%) Ajax
9 13 (28.26%) CSS3
9 13 (28.26%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (28.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (26.09%) PHP
11 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
12 10 (21.74%) Web Services
12 10 (21.74%) Scrum
12 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (21.74%) Mobile App
13 9 (19.57%) OO
13 9 (19.57%) HTTP
13 9 (19.57%) TDD
13 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (19.57%) Razor View Engine
13 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (10.87%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) Node.js
3 1 (2.17%) Liferay
3 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (13.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Subversion
2 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.04%) Ant
3 6 (13.04%) JIRA
4 4 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (8.70%) PHPUnit
5 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.35%) Maven
6 1 (2.17%) Selenium
6 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.17%) Gradle
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (2.17%) Hudson
6 1 (2.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.17%) Marketing
1 1 (2.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) C# Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (8.70%) PHP Developer
4 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Mobile Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (73.91%) CSS
2 32 (69.57%) HTML
3 22 (47.83%) jQuery
4 18 (39.13%) HTML5
5 15 (32.61%) .NET
6 13 (28.26%) Ajax
6 13 (28.26%) CSS3
6 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
6 13 (28.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
8 10 (21.74%) Web Services
9 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 9 (19.57%) Semantic HTML
9 9 (19.57%) Razor View Engine
9 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (13.04%) Sass
11 5 (10.87%) PhoneGap
12 4 (8.70%) XHTML
12 4 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.04%) Open Source
3 5 (10.87%) User Experience
4 4 (8.70%) Learning Management System
5 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
5 3 (6.52%) E-Learning
5 3 (6.52%) SCORM
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) UNIX
3 5 (10.87%) Mac OS X
3 5 (10.87%) Android
3 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) MVC
3 13 (28.26%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (21.74%) Scrum
4 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (19.57%) TDD
5 9 (19.57%) OO
5 9 (19.57%) Functional Programming
6 8 (17.39%) DevOps
6 8 (17.39%) OOP
6 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Workflow
7 7 (15.22%) SOA
8 6 (13.04%) Web Development
9 5 (10.87%) Android Development
9 5 (10.87%) iOS Development
10 4 (8.70%) Web Application Development
10 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 13 (28.26%) C#
2 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
3 12 (26.09%) PHP
4 7 (15.22%) Java
5 6 (13.04%) SQL
6 5 (10.87%) Python
6 5 (10.87%) Ruby
7 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.17%) Groovy
9 1 (2.17%) Scala
9 1 (2.17%) Perl
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Puppet
2 7 (15.22%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (15.22%) Ansible
3 3 (6.52%) Salt
4 1 (2.17%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.17%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.04%) VMware
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.52%) Sencha
5 1 (2.17%) Zend
5 1 (2.17%) Perforce