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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Git Distributed Version Control System
Rank 112 99 99
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.26% 2.35% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate £330 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £230 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £350 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £45.00 £25.76
% change year-on-year
-20.55% +74.68%
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
184 170 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.74% 9.28% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 85 91
Average daily rate £300 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £491 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +26.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire 0 3 £320 +60.00% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £340 - 2
Worcestershire - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 2
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
Herefordshire - - - -
Git (software)
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (82.35%) jQuery
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) PHP
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) TDD
4 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (47.06%) SOAP
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
5 8 (47.06%) OOP
6 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Symfony
6 7 (41.18%) TeamCity
6 7 (41.18%) REST
7 6 (35.29%) Java
7 6 (35.29%) OO
8 5 (29.41%) Scrum
8 5 (29.41%) CSS3
9 4 (23.53%) HTML5
9 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
9 4 (23.53%) MooTools
9 4 (23.53%) Spring
9 4 (23.53%) Maven
10 3 (17.65%) Java SE
10 3 (17.65%) Dojo
10 3 (17.65%) Kanban
10 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 3 (17.65%) Subversion
10 3 (17.65%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (11.76%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) TeamCity
2 4 (23.53%) Maven
3 3 (17.65%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) TextMate
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) TestNG
4 1 (5.88%) NetBeans
4 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.88%) Ant
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) PHP Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Programmer
4 3 (17.65%) PHP Programmer
4 3 (17.65%) Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) jQuery
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) SOAP
4 7 (41.18%) Symfony
4 7 (41.18%) REST
5 5 (29.41%) CSS3
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
6 4 (23.53%) MooTools
6 4 (23.53%) Spring
7 3 (17.65%) Java SE
7 3 (17.65%) Dojo
7 3 (17.65%) DOM
8 2 (11.76%) .NET
8 2 (11.76%) Ajax
9 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (5.88%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) TDD
2 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (47.06%) OOP
4 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
5 6 (35.29%) OO
6 5 (29.41%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) Kanban
7 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
8 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (11.76%) Web Development
9 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
9 1 (5.88%) Android Development
9 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
9 1 (5.88%) BDD
9 1 (5.88%) Content Management
9 1 (5.88%) CRM
9 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) PHP
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) PHP5
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
1 1 (5.88%) SAP