The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 for the West Midlands region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 103 91 94
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 19 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.55% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.27% 6.36% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 9
Average daily rate
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£320 £263 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.90% -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £346 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% +12.50%
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
205 173 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.35% 8.71% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 99 104
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 9
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.57 £29.70 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Git (software)
England

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)
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 31 July 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
Coventry -9 7 £320 - 4
Warwickshire -2 4 £300 +14.28% 1
Wolverhampton - 4 £325 - 3
Birmingham -4 3 £425 +76.16% 5
Staffordshire - 1 £300 - 1
Shropshire - - - -
Solihull - - - - 1
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
2 19 (73.08%) HTML
2 19 (73.08%) CSS
3 13 (50.00%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) .NET
3 13 (50.00%) jQuery
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
5 11 (42.31%) MVC
5 11 (42.31%) Ajax
6 10 (38.46%) CSS3
6 10 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (34.62%) Scrum
7 9 (34.62%) TDD
8 8 (30.77%) Subversion
8 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (30.77%) HTML5
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (30.77%) Semantic HTML
8 8 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 7 (26.92%) Razor View Engine
9 7 (26.92%) PHP
9 7 (26.92%) HTTP
10 6 (23.08%) OO
10 6 (23.08%) Web Services
10 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (15.38%) Node.js
2 2 (7.69%) WordPress
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Magento
2 1 (3.85%) WebTrends
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Subversion
2 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) Ant
4 2 (7.69%) PhoneGap
4 2 (7.69%) Maven
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.85%) TestNG
5 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.85%) Hudson
5 1 (3.85%) Gradle
5 1 (3.85%) JUnit
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
General
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Developer
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.85%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Magento Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) CSS
1 19 (73.08%) HTML
2 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) jQuery
3 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 11 (42.31%) Ajax
5 10 (38.46%) CSS3
6 8 (30.77%) Semantic HTML
6 8 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (30.77%) HTML5
7 7 (26.92%) Razor View Engine
7 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (23.08%) Web Services
9 4 (15.38%) Middleware
10 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
11 2 (7.69%) J2EE
11 2 (7.69%) RESTful
12 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Learning Management System
1 4 (15.38%) Open Source
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 3 (11.54%) E-Learning
2 3 (11.54%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) MVC
2 10 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
3 9 (34.62%) TDD
3 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) OO
5 5 (19.23%) SOA
5 5 (19.23%) DevOps
6 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 3 (11.54%) Workflow
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
7 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Android Development
8 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
8 2 (7.69%) BDD
8 2 (7.69%) OOP
9 1 (3.85%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
2 13 (50.00%) C#
3 11 (42.31%) T-SQL
4 7 (26.92%) PHP
5 5 (19.23%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) Java
6 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 3 (11.54%) Ruby
8 1 (3.85%) Groovy
8 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.85%) Python
8 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) MCP
1 1 (3.85%) MCAD
1 1 (3.85%) MCSD
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
1 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (11.54%) Ansible
3 2 (7.69%) Salt
4 1 (3.85%) CFEngine
4 1 (3.85%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Sencha
3 1 (3.85%) Facebook
3 1 (3.85%) Twitter
3 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.85%) Perforce
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
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