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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 78 101 98
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 36 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.50% 0.81% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.45% 9.80% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +21.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £331 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.50 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.60 £59.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-41.84% +32.22%
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
233 204 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.68% 8.29% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 121 102
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 9
Average hourly rate £31.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.98% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 4 August 2015.

Git (software) Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Git (software) Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Git (software)
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Git (software) across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Git (software) Hourly 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 4 August 2015. 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 +17 21 £350 -17.64% 15
Warwickshire +7 7 £200 -33.33% 9
Coventry -1 2 £383 +19.53% 3
Staffordshire -6 2 £375 +25.00% 3
Shropshire - 2 £410 -
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 65 (69.15%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (56.38%) Subversion
3 45 (47.87%) TDD
4 41 (43.62%) MVC
5 34 (36.17%) HTML
5 34 (36.17%) BDD
6 31 (32.98%) SQL Server
6 31 (32.98%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (31.91%) CSS
8 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
8 28 (29.79%) Scrum
9 27 (28.72%) .NET
10 25 (26.60%) Python
11 23 (24.47%) Linux
11 23 (24.47%) RESTful
12 21 (22.34%) Django
12 21 (22.34%) Java
12 21 (22.34%) Flask
13 20 (21.28%) Mentoring
13 20 (21.28%) jQuery
13 20 (21.28%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (21.28%) Ubuntu
14 19 (20.21%) Debian
14 19 (20.21%) PostgreSQL
14 19 (20.21%) Test Automation
14 19 (20.21%) C#
15 18 (19.15%) Selenium
15 18 (19.15%) HTML5
16 16 (17.02%) Microservices
16 16 (17.02%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 9 (9.57%) WebLogic
2 7 (7.45%) JBoss
2 7 (7.45%) Confluence
3 6 (6.38%) Node.js
3 6 (6.38%) Apache
4 5 (5.32%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.26%) WordPress
6 3 (3.19%) CMS
7 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.06%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) PaaS
2 2 (2.13%) Heroku
2 2 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.13%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) HTTP
2 3 (3.19%) Firewall
3 1 (1.06%) SSH
3 1 (1.06%) Skype
3 1 (1.06%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.98%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.21%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (14.89%) MySQL
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.32%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.32%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.26%) HBase
5 4 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.26%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 53 (56.38%) Subversion
2 20 (21.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (19.15%) Selenium
4 14 (14.89%) JIRA
4 14 (14.89%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.32%) JUnit
6 3 (3.19%) Grunt
6 3 (3.19%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.19%) Hudson
7 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.13%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.13%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.06%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.06%) Mockito
8 1 (1.06%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.06%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.06%) Bower
8 1 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.06%) Spock
General
1 7 (7.45%) Finance
1 7 (7.45%) Games
2 4 (4.26%) Automotive
2 4 (4.26%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.13%) Publishing
4 1 (1.06%) Advertising
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (82.98%) Developer
2 20 (21.28%) Python Developer
3 12 (12.77%) Architect
4 11 (11.70%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.57%) PHP Developer
6 8 (8.51%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.45%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Senior Python Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (6.38%) C++ Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (6.38%) iOS Developer
9 5 (5.32%) PHP Symfony Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Magento Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (3.19%) MySQL Developer
11 3 (3.19%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (36.17%) HTML
2 30 (31.91%) CSS
3 27 (28.72%) .NET
4 23 (24.47%) RESTful
5 21 (22.34%) Django
5 21 (22.34%) Flask
6 20 (21.28%) jQuery
7 18 (19.15%) HTML5
8 14 (14.89%) CSS3
9 12 (12.77%) ASP.NET
10 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (10.64%) AngularJS
11 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (9.57%) JSON
13 8 (8.51%) Sass
14 7 (7.45%) .NET Framework
14 7 (7.45%) J2EE
15 6 (6.38%) XML
15 6 (6.38%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.38%) iPhone
2 6 (6.38%) iPad
3 4 (4.26%) Animation
4 2 (2.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.47%) Linux
2 20 (21.28%) Ubuntu
3 19 (20.21%) Debian
4 9 (9.57%) UNIX
4 9 (9.57%) Windows
5 6 (6.38%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.19%) Windows Phone
6 3 (3.19%) Android
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (69.15%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (47.87%) TDD
3 41 (43.62%) MVC
4 34 (36.17%) BDD
5 31 (32.98%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (29.79%) Scrum
7 20 (21.28%) Mentoring
8 19 (20.21%) Test Automation
9 16 (17.02%) Microservices
10 13 (13.83%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 13 (13.83%) SOA
11 12 (12.77%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (10.64%) TOGAF
13 9 (9.57%) Open Source
13 9 (9.57%) Software Engineering
14 8 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (6.38%) iOS Development
16 5 (5.32%) Functional Programming
16 5 (5.32%) Analytics
16 5 (5.32%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
2 25 (26.60%) Python
3 21 (22.34%) Java
4 19 (20.21%) C#
5 16 (17.02%) PHP
6 13 (13.83%) SQL
7 9 (9.57%) C++
8 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.38%) Objective-C
9 5 (5.32%) Ruby
10 3 (3.19%) Scala
10 3 (3.19%) VC++
10 3 (3.19%) C
11 1 (1.06%) Go
11 1 (1.06%) PHP5
11 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) Vagrant
2 6 (6.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.19%) BEA
3 2 (2.13%) webMethods
3 2 (2.13%) Google
3 2 (2.13%) Zend
4 1 (1.06%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.06%) hybris
4 1 (1.06%) HP
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