The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 96 113 121
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Contract jobs citing GitHub 15 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.75% 0.24% 0.076%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.41% 2.61% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
Median daily rate £320 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.82% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £387 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £410
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £27.75 -
% change year-on-year
+29.72% -
GitHub
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
234 230 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.72% 9.02% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 124 86
Median daily rate £450 £420 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £243 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Median hourly rate £17.06 £14.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.66% -63.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.92 £13.25 £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.42 £27.75 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +32.53%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing GitHub as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GitHub across the Berkshire region.

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

GitHub
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GitHub across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

GitHub Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

GitHub
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GitHub across the Berkshire region.

GitHub Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Slough +17 8 £319 -20.56%
Reading +3 5 £438 -16.66%
GitHub
South East

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GitHub 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 17 (77.27%) Jenkins
2 14 (63.64%) Subversion
3 13 (59.09%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) Java
3 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 12 (54.55%) TDD
4 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (50.00%) XML
5 11 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 9 (40.91%) Spring
6 9 (40.91%) Scala
6 9 (40.91%) Open Source
6 9 (40.91%) Web Application Development
6 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
6 9 (40.91%) Gradle
7 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
7 8 (36.36%) JIRA
7 8 (36.36%) Velocity
7 8 (36.36%) Groovy
7 8 (36.36%) Extreme Programming
7 8 (36.36%) Pair Programming
7 8 (36.36%) Apache
7 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
7 8 (36.36%) Servlets
8 7 (31.82%) J2EE
8 7 (31.82%) Linux
8 7 (31.82%) XSLT
8 7 (31.82%) Quality Management
8 7 (31.82%) MVC

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (36.36%) Apache
3 5 (22.73%) Alfresco
3 5 (22.73%) Liferay
4 3 (13.64%) WordPress
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (4.55%) CMS
5 1 (4.55%) GemFire
5 1 (4.55%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.55%) HBase
4 1 (4.55%) OLTP
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (77.27%) Jenkins
2 14 (63.64%) Subversion
3 9 (40.91%) Gradle
4 8 (36.36%) JIRA
5 6 (27.27%) Eclipse
6 5 (22.73%) Hudson
6 5 (22.73%) IntelliJ
7 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
8 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Legal
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) XML
3 9 (40.91%) Spring
4 8 (36.36%) Servlets
4 8 (36.36%) Velocity
5 7 (31.82%) J2EE
5 7 (31.82%) REST
5 7 (31.82%) XSLT
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) HTML5
6 5 (22.73%) JSON
6 5 (22.73%) JSR 168
6 5 (22.73%) Struts
6 5 (22.73%) XHTML
7 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.64%) CSS3
7 3 (13.64%) jQuery
7 3 (13.64%) SOAP
8 2 (9.09%) React
8 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) CentOS
2 5 (22.73%) Solaris
3 3 (13.64%) Debian
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (54.55%) TDD
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Open Source
3 9 (40.91%) Web Application Development
4 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 8 (36.36%) Extreme Programming
4 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Pair Programming
5 7 (31.82%) MVC
5 7 (31.82%) Quality Management
6 5 (22.73%) DevOps
6 5 (22.73%) Microservices
7 4 (18.18%) Kanban
7 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 4 (18.18%) Web Development
8 3 (13.64%) BDD
9 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (9.09%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
1 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) Scala
3 8 (36.36%) Groovy
4 5 (22.73%) PHP
5 2 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) XPath
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Ansible
1 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 5 (22.73%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft