The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 245 388 448
Rank change year-on-year
+143 +60
Contract jobs citing GitHub 492 271 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.99% 0.51% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.51% 8.22% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 208 131
Median daily rate £475 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 -
GitHub
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5781 3295 2393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.64% 6.24% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3982 2222 1539
Median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 56 47
Median hourly rate £19.61 £23.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in England

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in England

GitHub
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GitHub across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

GitHub Daily Rate Histogram in England

GitHub
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

GitHub Hourly Rate Trend in England

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
London +82 302 £475 +5.55% 63
South East +46 71 £400 -3.03% 13
Yorkshire +30 42 £431 +9.52% 5
North West +29 29 £500 +33.33% 4
South West +29 20 £456 +7.35% 4
North East -14 10 £425 -15.42% 2
West Midlands -17 9 £200 -37.50% 5
East of England +4 7 £400 +3.15% 5
East Midlands -3 1 £380 +38.18% 4
GitHub
UK

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 England region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 525 (59.86%) Agile Software Development
2 394 (44.93%) Git (software)
3 386 (44.01%) JavaScript
4 359 (40.94%) Java
5 358 (40.82%) Jenkins
6 327 (37.29%) DevOps
7 292 (33.30%) Amazon AWS
8 269 (30.67%) Scrum
9 264 (30.10%) HTML
10 256 (29.19%) Linux
11 243 (27.71%) TDD
12 227 (25.88%) CSS
13 216 (24.63%) Continuous Integration
14 206 (23.49%) Ruby
15 186 (21.21%) Open Source
16 183 (20.87%) Docker
17 176 (20.07%) SQL
18 174 (19.84%) JIRA
19 173 (19.73%) AngularJS
20 170 (19.38%) Node.js
21 168 (19.16%) HTML5
22 165 (18.81%) Ansible
22 165 (18.81%) Spring
23 162 (18.47%) Scala
24 156 (17.79%) Puppet
25 147 (16.76%) Web Services
26 146 (16.65%) RESTful
26 146 (16.65%) MongoDB
27 143 (16.31%) Python
28 139 (15.85%) Maven

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 106 (12.09%) Confluence
2 100 (11.40%) Elasticsearch
3 73 (8.32%) nginx
3 73 (8.32%) Tomcat
4 67 (7.64%) Cloud Foundry
5 54 (6.16%) Apache
6 34 (3.88%) CMS
7 32 (3.65%) OpenStack
8 27 (3.08%) Apache Spark
9 19 (2.17%) JBoss
10 18 (2.05%) Mule
10 18 (2.05%) Mule ESB
11 17 (1.94%) WordPress
12 16 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 16 (1.82%) Apache Solr
13 10 (1.14%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.91%) Drupal
15 7 (0.80%) Moodle
16 6 (0.68%) GemFire
16 6 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (1.48%) Photoshop
2 8 (0.91%) PaintShop Pro
3 7 (0.80%) MS Excel
4 6 (0.68%) SketchUp
5 4 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 292 (33.30%) Amazon AWS
2 113 (12.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (5.47%) Cloud Computing
4 39 (4.45%) Amazon EC2
4 39 (4.45%) PaaS
5 28 (3.19%) IaaS
6 26 (2.96%) Amazon S3
7 21 (2.39%) Heroku
7 21 (2.39%) OpenShift
8 19 (2.17%) CloudBees
8 19 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (1.94%) Slack
10 13 (1.48%) Trello
11 11 (1.25%) Amazon Kinesis
12 10 (1.14%) Google Analytics
12 10 (1.14%) Google Apps
13 9 (1.03%) Google Play
14 7 (0.80%) SaaS
15 6 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
16 4 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 58 (6.61%) HTTP
2 39 (4.45%) SSL
3 31 (3.53%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.71%) Firewall
4 15 (1.71%) Reverse Proxy
5 12 (1.37%) DMZ
5 12 (1.37%) VPN
6 11 (1.25%) OpenVPN
7 8 (0.91%) DVB
8 6 (0.68%) Internet
9 4 (0.46%) VoIP
10 2 (0.23%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.23%) InfiniBand
10 2 (0.23%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.23%) Network Security
10 2 (0.23%) SSH
10 2 (0.23%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.11%) AMQP
11 1 (0.11%) DNS
11 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (16.65%) MongoDB
2 129 (14.71%) NoSQL
3 92 (10.49%) MySQL
4 87 (9.92%) PostgreSQL
5 56 (6.39%) SQL Server
6 55 (6.27%) Big Data
7 53 (6.04%) Hadoop
8 42 (4.79%) Redis
9 37 (4.22%) Couchbase
10 36 (4.10%) Relational Database
11 27 (3.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 22 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
13 21 (2.39%) Apache Hive
14 11 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
15 10 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.91%) Neo4j
16 8 (0.91%) Star Schema
17 7 (0.80%) RDBMS
18 5 (0.57%) HBase
18 5 (0.57%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 394 (44.93%) Git (software)
2 358 (40.82%) Jenkins
3 174 (19.84%) JIRA
4 139 (15.85%) Maven
5 91 (10.38%) Cucumber
6 73 (8.32%) Selenium
7 71 (8.10%) JUnit
8 67 (7.64%) Vagrant
9 64 (7.30%) Sonatype Nexus
9 64 (7.30%) TeamCity
10 63 (7.18%) Artifactory
10 63 (7.18%) Mercurial
11 59 (6.73%) Subversion
12 51 (5.82%) GitLab
13 50 (5.70%) Bitbucket
14 46 (5.25%) Mockito
15 43 (4.90%) SonarQube
16 42 (4.79%) Grunt
17 38 (4.33%) Spock
18 30 (3.42%) Jasmine
General
1 87 (9.92%) Finance
2 45 (5.13%) Banking
3 26 (2.96%) Publishing
4 19 (2.17%) Retail
5 15 (1.71%) Marketing
6 10 (1.14%) Legal
7 9 (1.03%) Games
8 8 (0.91%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.80%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.57%) Advertising
11 4 (0.46%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.34%) Electronics
13 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 462 (52.68%) Developer
2 157 (17.90%) Java Developer
3 146 (16.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 99 (11.29%) Senior Developer
5 68 (7.75%) JavaScript Developer
6 67 (7.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 63 (7.18%) Scala Developer
8 54 (6.16%) AWS Engineer
8 54 (6.16%) Java Scala Developer
9 53 (6.04%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 53 (6.04%) Senior Scala Developer
10 50 (5.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 49 (5.59%) Architect
12 41 (4.68%) Consultant
13 39 (4.45%) Web Developer
14 37 (4.22%) AWS DevOps
14 37 (4.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 37 (4.22%) Senior DevOps
15 31 (3.53%) Agile Developer
16 30 (3.42%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (30.10%) HTML
2 227 (25.88%) CSS
3 173 (19.73%) AngularJS
4 170 (19.38%) Node.js
5 168 (19.16%) HTML5
6 165 (18.81%) Spring
7 147 (16.76%) Web Services
8 146 (16.65%) RESTful
9 121 (13.80%) JSON
9 121 (13.80%) REST
10 119 (13.57%) CSS3
11 78 (8.89%) jQuery
12 76 (8.67%) J2EE
13 70 (7.98%) Hibernate
13 70 (7.98%) React
14 66 (7.53%) .NET
15 63 (7.18%) Ember.js
15 63 (7.18%) XML
16 56 (6.39%) RabbitMQ
17 53 (6.04%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 76 (8.67%) User Experience
2 59 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
3 50 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 40 (4.56%) Blog
6 32 (3.65%) Mobile App
7 26 (2.96%) Public Cloud
8 14 (1.60%) Data Structures
9 12 (1.37%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.03%) Animation
10 9 (1.03%) NHS
11 8 (0.91%) Clustering
11 8 (0.91%) Fat Client
11 8 (0.91%) Interactive TV
11 8 (0.91%) MPEG
11 8 (0.91%) Thin Client
12 7 (0.80%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.80%) Digital Media
12 7 (0.80%) Wiki
13 6 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 256 (29.19%) Linux
2 61 (6.96%) Unix
3 56 (6.39%) CoreOS
4 45 (5.13%) CentOS
5 43 (4.90%) Windows
6 42 (4.79%) Ubuntu
7 28 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (2.17%) Android
8 19 (2.17%) Apple iOS
9 16 (1.82%) RancherOS
10 7 (0.80%) Windows Server
11 5 (0.57%) Solaris
11 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.46%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.34%) SUSE
14 1 (0.11%) Debian
14 1 (0.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (59.86%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (37.29%) DevOps
3 269 (30.67%) Scrum
4 243 (27.71%) TDD
5 216 (24.63%) Continuous Integration
6 186 (21.21%) Open Source
7 138 (15.74%) BDD
7 138 (15.74%) Kanban
8 112 (12.77%) OO
9 108 (12.31%) Microservices
10 105 (11.97%) Pair Programming
11 100 (11.40%) Configuration Management
12 89 (10.15%) SOA
13 88 (10.03%) Web Development
14 78 (8.89%) MVC
15 63 (7.18%) Software Delivery
16 60 (6.84%) E-Commerce
16 60 (6.84%) OOP
17 53 (6.04%) Security Hardening
18 49 (5.59%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 386 (44.01%) JavaScript
2 359 (40.94%) Java
3 206 (23.49%) Ruby
4 176 (20.07%) SQL
5 162 (18.47%) Scala
6 143 (16.31%) Python
7 103 (11.74%) PHP
8 80 (9.12%) Go
9 76 (8.67%) Groovy
10 65 (7.41%) C#
11 55 (6.27%) Bash Shell
12 52 (5.93%) Clojure
13 27 (3.08%) Perl
14 26 (2.96%) C
15 24 (2.74%) ES6
16 21 (2.39%) C++
17 13 (1.48%) PowerShell
18 12 (1.37%) Objective-C
19 10 (1.14%) ActionScript
19 10 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 122 (13.91%) Security Cleared
2 111 (12.66%) SC Cleared
3 64 (7.30%) Degree
4 10 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.68%) ISEB
6 4 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.34%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.34%) CISSP
8 2 (0.23%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.23%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (7.87%) QA
2 12 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.68%) HL7
4 4 (0.46%) SDET
5 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.23%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.11%) GCP
7 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 183 (20.87%) Docker
2 79 (9.01%) Virtual Machines
3 56 (6.39%) etcd
3 56 (6.39%) flannel
4 40 (4.56%) Ceph
4 40 (4.56%) GlusterFS
5 34 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (2.05%) Xen
7 14 (1.60%) vCloud
8 13 (1.48%) HDFS
9 10 (1.14%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.68%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.68%) Varnish
11 4 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.46%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.23%) Squid
13 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
13 1 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 165 (18.81%) Ansible
2 156 (17.79%) Puppet
3 110 (12.54%) Opscode Chef
4 82 (9.35%) Kubernetes
5 56 (6.39%) HAProxy
5 56 (6.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 56 (6.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 53 (6.04%) logstash
7 40 (4.56%) rkt
8 34 (3.88%) Graphite
9 27 (3.08%) Terraform
10 22 (2.51%) Mesos
10 22 (2.51%) Salt
11 21 (2.39%) Kibana
12 17 (1.94%) Marathon
13 16 (1.82%) Consul
13 16 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
13 16 (1.82%) Rancher
13 16 (1.82%) Rundeck
13 16 (1.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 80 (9.12%) VMware
2 45 (5.13%) Google
3 44 (5.02%) Red Hat
4 38 (4.33%) Microsoft
4 38 (4.33%) Oracle
5 35 (3.99%) Adobe
6 34 (3.88%) Splunk
7 26 (2.96%) AppDynamics
7 26 (2.96%) MuleSoft
8 25 (2.85%) Sonatype
9 16 (1.82%) Black Duck
9 16 (1.82%) Citrix
10 15 (1.71%) Veracode
11 13 (1.48%) Zend
12 11 (1.25%) Atlassian
12 11 (1.25%) IBM
13 9 (1.03%) Mercator
14 8 (0.91%) OpenTV
15 7 (0.80%) Cloudera
15 7 (0.80%) Xamarin
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £450 to £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Intelletec
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Computer People
Rate: £475.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Computer People
Rate: £475.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Revolution Technology
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
One Fine Stay
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago