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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 73 89 99
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 55 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.17% 1.01% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.95% 12.64% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 9
Average daily rate £375 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £206 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £336
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.52%
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)
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
368 174 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.51% 7.98% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 102 116
Average daily rate £345 £371 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.07% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £465 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 6
Average hourly rate £20.50 £31.10 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.08% -17.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

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 13 February 2016.

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)
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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Shropshire -4 17 £400 - 3
Birmingham +6 16 £319 +2.00% 17
Coventry +5 14 £400 +65.80% 5
Worcestershire - 2 £400 - 2
Staffordshire -3 1 - - 4
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 58 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (39.29%) Subversion
3 32 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 27 (32.14%) HTML
5 26 (30.95%) CSS
6 23 (27.38%) DevOps
7 22 (26.19%) Configuration Management
7 22 (26.19%) Software Engineering
8 21 (25.00%) C#
9 20 (23.81%) Linux
10 19 (22.62%) SQL
10 19 (22.62%) TDD
10 19 (22.62%) Puppet
11 18 (21.43%) JIRA
11 18 (21.43%) Java
12 17 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (20.24%) Jenkins
13 16 (19.05%) Atlassian
13 16 (19.05%) Windows
13 16 (19.05%) Ruby
14 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (16.67%) Open Source
14 14 (16.67%) HTML5
15 13 (15.48%) jQuery
15 13 (15.48%) Scrum
15 13 (15.48%) .NET
16 12 (14.29%) Oracle
16 12 (14.29%) WPF
16 12 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (14.29%) MVVM

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (14.29%) Confluence
2 10 (11.90%) Apache
3 7 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.95%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.95%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.57%) JBoss
5 3 (3.57%) Node.js
5 3 (3.57%) WordPress
6 2 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (2.38%) NServiceBus
6 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.19%) Drupal
7 1 (1.19%) Mule
7 1 (1.19%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.19%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (7.14%) IaaS
5 5 (5.95%) GitHub
6 4 (4.76%) Office 365
7 2 (2.38%) Force.com
8 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.19%) Bluemix
8 1 (1.19%) PaaS
8 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) HTTP
2 5 (5.95%) Firewall
3 3 (3.57%) Network Security
3 3 (3.57%) SSL
3 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.19%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) MongoDB
2 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (7.14%) MySQL
6 5 (5.95%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.76%) MariaDB
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (2.38%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (1.19%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (39.29%) Subversion
2 18 (21.43%) JIRA
3 17 (20.24%) Jenkins
4 10 (11.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (11.90%) ClearCase
4 10 (11.90%) ClearQuest
4 10 (11.90%) JIRA Agile
5 9 (10.71%) FishEye
5 9 (10.71%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (9.52%) GitLab
6 8 (9.52%) PVCS
6 8 (9.52%) Vagrant
7 6 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (4.76%) Ant
8 4 (4.76%) JUnit
8 4 (4.76%) Maven
8 4 (4.76%) Selenium
9 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.57%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (3.57%) Games
2 2 (2.38%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (59.52%) Developer
2 14 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 12 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 7 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 7 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 7 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Senior Applications Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Consultant
6 5 (5.95%) DevOps Consultant
6 5 (5.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (4.76%) Architect
7 4 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Digital Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.57%) HTML Developer
8 3 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.14%) HTML
2 26 (30.95%) CSS
3 14 (16.67%) HTML5
4 13 (15.48%) .NET
4 13 (15.48%) jQuery
5 12 (14.29%) WPF
6 10 (11.90%) Spring
7 9 (10.71%) CSS3
7 9 (10.71%) ELK Stack
7 9 (10.71%) XML
8 8 (9.52%) Ajax
8 8 (9.52%) AngularJS
8 8 (9.52%) J2EE
8 8 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (9.52%) REST
9 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 7 (8.33%) JSON
9 7 (8.33%) Sensu
9 7 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (7.14%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.38%) User Experience
3 1 (1.19%) Animation
3 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.19%) iPad
3 1 (1.19%) iPhone
3 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.19%) Social Media
3 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.81%) Linux
2 16 (19.05%) Windows
3 10 (11.90%) Unix
3 10 (11.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.19%) Android
5 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.38%) DevOps
3 22 (26.19%) Configuration Management
3 22 (26.19%) Software Engineering
4 19 (22.62%) TDD
5 17 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (16.67%) Open Source
7 13 (15.48%) Scrum
8 12 (14.29%) MVVM
9 11 (13.10%) BDD
10 9 (10.71%) Multithreading
11 8 (9.52%) MVC
11 8 (9.52%) Service Management
12 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 7 (8.33%) SDLC
13 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
14 5 (5.95%) Front End Development
14 5 (5.95%) Microservices
14 5 (5.95%) SOA
15 4 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 21 (25.00%) C#
3 19 (22.62%) SQL
4 18 (21.43%) Java
5 16 (19.05%) Ruby
6 8 (9.52%) PHP
7 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 6 (7.14%) Scala
7 6 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.95%) Perl
8 5 (5.95%) Python
9 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.57%) Apex Code
10 3 (3.57%) Haskell
11 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.19%) C++
12 1 (1.19%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.19%) Groovy
12 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) ISEB
2 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Docker
2 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (22.62%) Puppet
2 10 (11.90%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (9.52%) Graphite
4 7 (8.33%) Grafana
4 7 (8.33%) Packer
4 7 (8.33%) Terraform
4 7 (8.33%) Uchiwa
5 6 (7.14%) SCOM
6 2 (2.38%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Atlassian
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle
3 7 (8.33%) MuleSoft
4 6 (7.14%) Adobe
4 6 (7.14%) ForgeRock
4 6 (7.14%) Google
4 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.76%) BMC
6 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.57%) webMethods
7 2 (2.38%) BEA
7 2 (2.38%) SaltStack
7 2 (2.38%) WSO2
8 1 (1.19%) IBM
8 1 (1.19%) Siebel
8 1 (1.19%) VMware
8 1 (1.19%) Zend
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