The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 138 168 184
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +16
Contract jobs citing GitHub 16 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.59% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.72% 9.61% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 16
Median daily rate £440 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.37% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £595 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GitHub
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
339 333 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.23% 6.14% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 240 183
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +96.07%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

GitHub
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GitHub across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

GitHub Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 14 (38.89%) Docker
3 14 (38.89%) DevOps
3 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
3 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 13 (36.11%) Ansible
5 12 (33.33%) CSS
6 10 (27.78%) HTML
6 10 (27.78%) Java
6 10 (27.78%) Linux
6 10 (27.78%) Finance
6 10 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (25.00%) TDD
7 9 (25.00%) Open Source
7 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 9 (25.00%) Puppet
7 9 (25.00%) Node.js
8 8 (22.22%) Ruby
8 8 (22.22%) Scrum
8 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 7 (19.44%) Web Services
9 7 (19.44%) MySQL
9 7 (19.44%) Selenium
9 7 (19.44%) jQuery
9 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
9 7 (19.44%) BDD
9 7 (19.44%) Continuous Delivery

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (25.00%) Node.js
2 4 (11.11%) nginx
3 2 (5.56%) CMS
3 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) SugarCRM
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.78%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.78%) Big Data
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.78%) Redis
7 1 (2.78%) Riak
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
3 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (19.44%) gulp
4 7 (19.44%) Selenium
5 6 (16.67%) Artifactory
5 6 (16.67%) GitLab
5 6 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (13.89%) Gradle
6 5 (13.89%) JIRA
6 5 (13.89%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (11.11%) Vagrant
8 3 (8.33%) IntelliJ
8 3 (8.33%) Mocha
9 2 (5.56%) Appium
9 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
9 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
9 2 (5.56%) SonarQube
9 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Scala Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Web Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.56%) PowerShell Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) CSS Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.78%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) QA Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) CSS
2 10 (27.78%) HTML
3 7 (19.44%) jQuery
3 7 (19.44%) Web Services
4 6 (16.67%) Akka
5 5 (13.89%) Browserify
6 4 (11.11%) .NET
6 4 (11.11%) Sensu
7 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.33%) CSS3
7 3 (8.33%) HTML5
7 3 (8.33%) Kafka
7 3 (8.33%) Play Framework
7 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (8.33%) Regular Expression
7 3 (8.33%) REST
7 3 (8.33%) RESTful
7 3 (8.33%) Sass
7 3 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) iPad
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Fintech
3 2 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Streaming Music
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Android
2 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.11%) CoreOS
4 3 (8.33%) Windows
5 2 (5.56%) CentOS
5 2 (5.56%) Unix
5 2 (5.56%) VMS
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (38.89%) DevOps
3 9 (25.00%) Open Source
3 9 (25.00%) TDD
4 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 8 (22.22%) Scrum
5 7 (19.44%) BDD
5 7 (19.44%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (16.67%) Microservices
7 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.89%) Service Design
7 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.11%) MVC
9 3 (8.33%) Front End Development
9 3 (8.33%) Kanban
9 3 (8.33%) Workflow
10 2 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (5.56%) Security Hardening
10 2 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.78%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) Ruby
4 6 (16.67%) Python
4 6 (16.67%) Scala
5 5 (13.89%) SQL
6 4 (11.11%) Go
6 4 (11.11%) PHP
7 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.33%) C#
7 3 (8.33%) Perl
8 2 (5.56%) Erlang
8 2 (5.56%) Groovy
8 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.78%) C++
9 1 (2.78%) Clojure
9 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Docker
2 4 (11.11%) Ceph
2 4 (11.11%) etcd
2 4 (11.11%) flannel
2 4 (11.11%) GlusterFS
3 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) vSphere
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Ansible
2 9 (25.00%) Puppet
3 5 (13.89%) Kubernetes
3 5 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (11.11%) Graphite
4 4 (11.11%) HAProxy
4 4 (11.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (11.11%) logstash
4 4 (11.11%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) VMware
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco
2 2 (5.56%) Citrix
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Perforce
2 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) HubSpot
3 1 (2.78%) Nintex
3 1 (2.78%) Rally
3 1 (2.78%) RedDot
3 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter
3 1 (2.78%) Zend
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