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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GitHub
London / City of London
Rank 116 131 173
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +42
Contract jobs citing GitHub 37 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.25% 0.61% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.16% 8.09% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 13
Median daily rate £475 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £410 £370
% change year-on-year
- +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.64 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+34.54% -

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
404 235 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.70% 7.49% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 190 210
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.16 £29.64 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.36% +66.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -8.25%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 38 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (43.21%) Git (software)
2 35 (43.21%) DevOps
3 29 (35.80%) Docker
4 25 (30.86%) Security Cleared
4 25 (30.86%) JIRA
4 25 (30.86%) SC Cleared
5 24 (29.63%) Node.js
5 24 (29.63%) Jenkins
6 23 (28.40%) Java
7 22 (27.16%) Linux
8 18 (22.22%) SQL
9 17 (20.99%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (19.75%) Puppet
11 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
11 15 (18.52%) Python
11 15 (18.52%) TDD
12 14 (17.28%) Ruby
12 14 (17.28%) MongoDB
12 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
12 14 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (16.05%) Scala
13 13 (16.05%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (16.05%) VMware
13 13 (16.05%) PHP
13 13 (16.05%) Kubernetes
14 12 (14.81%) Selenium
15 11 (13.58%) PowerShell
15 11 (13.58%) Bitbucket
15 11 (13.58%) Cucumber

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 8 (9.88%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.70%) Apache
4 2 (2.47%) Confluence
4 2 (2.47%) JBoss
4 2 (2.47%) Mule ESB
4 2 (2.47%) nginx
4 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.23%) Drupal
5 1 (1.23%) IPython
5 1 (1.23%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.23%) MS Office
1 1 (1.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.99%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.94%) OpenShift
4 3 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.47%) IaaS
5 2 (2.47%) PaaS
5 2 (2.47%) SaaS
6 1 (1.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Firewall
2 7 (8.64%) HTTP
2 7 (8.64%) SSL
2 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.70%) Network Security
4 2 (2.47%) DMZ
4 2 (2.47%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (2.47%) VPN
5 1 (1.23%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) MongoDB
2 13 (16.05%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 9 (11.11%) Redis
4 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.47%) Big Data
6 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.47%) MySQL
6 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.23%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.23%) Flink
7 1 (1.23%) Presto
7 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (43.21%) Git (software)
2 25 (30.86%) JIRA
3 24 (29.63%) Jenkins
4 12 (14.81%) Selenium
5 11 (13.58%) Bitbucket
5 11 (13.58%) Cucumber
6 9 (11.11%) Vagrant
7 8 (9.88%) WebDriver
8 7 (8.64%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (7.41%) SoapUI
10 4 (4.94%) Jasmine
10 4 (4.94%) Mocha
10 4 (4.94%) Protractor
10 4 (4.94%) Sinon.JS
10 4 (4.94%) webpack
11 3 (3.70%) Maven
11 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
12 2 (2.47%) Mercurial
12 2 (2.47%) PVCS
12 2 (2.47%) RSpec
General
1 11 (13.58%) Banking
2 7 (8.64%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Games
3 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.94%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) Developer
2 24 (29.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (13.58%) Senior Developer
4 7 (8.64%) Node.js Developer
4 7 (8.64%) Tester
5 6 (7.41%) Automation Tester
6 5 (6.17%) Developer in Test
6 5 (6.17%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Test Automation Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.70%) Consultant
8 3 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Junior
8 3 (3.70%) Junior Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Python Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Release Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.63%) Node.js
2 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
3 11 (13.58%) REST
4 10 (12.35%) Web Services
5 9 (11.11%) Express
6 8 (9.88%) HTML
6 8 (9.88%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (8.64%) Spring
8 6 (7.41%) Akka
8 6 (7.41%) Backbone.js
8 6 (7.41%) LAMP
8 6 (7.41%) Play Framework
8 6 (7.41%) spray
8 6 (7.41%) Symfony
9 5 (6.17%) CSS
9 5 (6.17%) HTML5
9 5 (6.17%) Kafka
9 5 (6.17%) RESTful
10 4 (4.94%) CSS3
10 4 (4.94%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) User Experience
2 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) Spread Betting
3 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.23%) Equities
5 1 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.16%) Linux
2 11 (13.58%) Windows
3 10 (12.35%) Unix
4 7 (8.64%) CoreOS
4 7 (8.64%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.41%) RancherOS
5 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.70%) Android
6 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.47%) CentOS
7 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (43.21%) DevOps
3 15 (18.52%) TDD
4 14 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (12.35%) Microservices
5 10 (12.35%) Pair Programming
6 9 (11.11%) BDD
6 9 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 9 (11.11%) Scrum
7 8 (9.88%) Test Automation
8 7 (8.64%) OO
9 6 (7.41%) Release Management
9 6 (7.41%) Security Hardening
10 5 (6.17%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.94%) Business Analysis
11 4 (4.94%) Data Security
11 4 (4.94%) Front End Development
11 4 (4.94%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.40%) Java
2 18 (22.22%) SQL
3 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.52%) Python
4 14 (17.28%) Ruby
5 13 (16.05%) PHP
5 13 (16.05%) Scala
6 11 (13.58%) PowerShell
7 8 (9.88%) Go
7 8 (9.88%) Perl
8 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.94%) ES6
9 3 (3.70%) C#
9 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (30.86%) SC Cleared
1 25 (30.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.23%) ISEB
4 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
1 5 (6.17%) SDET
2 4 (4.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (35.80%) Docker
2 6 (7.41%) etcd
2 6 (7.41%) flannel
3 4 (4.94%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (19.75%) Puppet
2 13 (16.05%) Kubernetes
3 10 (12.35%) Ansible
4 6 (7.41%) Consul
4 6 (7.41%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (7.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (7.41%) Marathon
4 6 (7.41%) Mesos
4 6 (7.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (7.41%) Rancher
5 4 (4.94%) Control-M
5 4 (4.94%) SELinux
6 3 (3.70%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.47%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.47%) Kibana
7 2 (2.47%) logstash
7 2 (2.47%) Rundeck
7 2 (2.47%) Salt
7 2 (2.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) VMware
2 8 (9.88%) Splunk
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.94%) BMC
5 3 (3.70%) Google
6 2 (2.47%) Black Duck
6 2 (2.47%) F5
6 2 (2.47%) Netezza
6 2 (2.47%) Nuix
6 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.47%) Sonatype
6 2 (2.47%) Veracode
7 1 (1.23%) Apple
7 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.23%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.23%) WorldPay
7 1 (1.23%) Xamarin
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