The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Git (software) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Git (software) over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Git Distributed Version Control System
North West / Lancashire
Rank 24 45 38
Rank change year-on-year +21 -7  
Contract jobs citing Git (software) 7 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.41% 1.87% 1.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.50% 10.81% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Median daily rate £325 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £47.33 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +15.71% -22.22%  

Git (software) is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 40 74 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 19.51% 17.29% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 32 33
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £36.40 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Git (software)
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Git (software) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Git (software) in Lancashire

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Git (software) in Lancashire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Git (software) in Lancashire

Git (software)
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Git (software) in Lancashire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Git (software) in Lancashire

Git (software)
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Git (software) within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +1 3 £289 - 3
Blackpool +15 1 £400 +10.34% 1
Blackburn -5 1 - - 1
Fleetwood - 1 £400 -
Git (software)
North West

Git (software)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Git (software) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Git (software).

1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (30.00%) Ruby
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 3 (30.00%) gulp
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) REST
7 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (20.00%) Scala
7 2 (20.00%) CouchDB
7 2 (20.00%) Node.js
7 2 (20.00%) LESS
7 2 (20.00%) Riak
7 2 (20.00%) Neo4j
7 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Git (software)
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) CouchDB
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) gulp
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Babel
3 1 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (10.00%) Grunt
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) Angular Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
5 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) Apache Wicket
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) DOM
5 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (20.00%) SAX
5 2 (20.00%) Servlets
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
1 2 (20.00%) Wiki
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Kanban
5 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) SEO
5 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 1 (10.00%) API Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (10.00%) Guerrilla Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Microservices
6 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Groovy
4 2 (20.00%) Scala
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle