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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 293 390 439
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +49
Contract jobs citing GitHub 398 237 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.46% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.56% 7.32% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 184 104
Median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £304 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £521 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £376 £310
% change year-on-year
+26.49% +21.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
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
5263 3236 2176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.55% 6.26% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3734 2164 1415
Median daily rate £475 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 45 52
Median hourly rate £17.75 £24.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.04% +37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.08 £46.00 £31.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-28.89% +29.41%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +73 247 £475 +11.76% 89
South East +12 39 £413 - 17
Yorkshire +12 35 £475 +31.94% 2
South West +27 29 £550 +29.41% 7
North West +15 24 £500 +66.66% 7
East of England +18 11 £400 +6.52% 7
West Midlands -34 7 £288 -20.68% 9
North East - 4 £500 -
East Midlands -1 2 £380 -15.55% 3
GitHub
UK

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 421 (56.13%) Agile Software Development
2 362 (48.27%) Git (software)
3 313 (41.73%) JavaScript
4 303 (40.40%) DevOps
5 302 (40.27%) Java
6 270 (36.00%) Jenkins
7 249 (33.20%) HTML
8 239 (31.87%) Linux
9 238 (31.73%) TDD
10 232 (30.93%) Amazon AWS
11 229 (30.53%) Scrum
12 209 (27.87%) CSS
13 190 (25.33%) Continuous Integration
14 186 (24.80%) Ruby
14 186 (24.80%) Docker
15 184 (24.53%) Open Source
16 183 (24.40%) SQL
17 177 (23.60%) Ansible
18 172 (22.93%) Puppet
19 156 (20.80%) NoSQL
20 151 (20.13%) HTML5
21 136 (18.13%) Configuration Management
22 134 (17.87%) RESTful
23 133 (17.73%) AngularJS
24 132 (17.60%) Node.js
24 132 (17.60%) Spring
25 131 (17.47%) Security Cleared
26 127 (16.93%) Scala
27 119 (15.87%) nginx
28 117 (15.60%) SC Cleared

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
1 119 (15.87%) nginx
2 85 (11.33%) Elasticsearch
3 55 (7.33%) Tomcat
4 53 (7.07%) Confluence
5 38 (5.07%) Apache
5 38 (5.07%) CMS
6 35 (4.67%) Cloud Foundry
7 22 (2.93%) Apache Solr
8 20 (2.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 18 (2.40%) Mule
10 15 (2.00%) Apache Spark
10 15 (2.00%) JBoss
10 15 (2.00%) Mule ESB
10 15 (2.00%) OpenStack
11 12 (1.60%) WordPress
12 11 (1.47%) IIS
13 7 (0.93%) Moodle
14 4 (0.53%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.53%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (1.73%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.93%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.53%) PaintShop Pro
4 3 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.27%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 3 (0.40%) Magento
1 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 232 (30.93%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (3.20%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (2.13%) Amazon S3
6 13 (1.73%) Amazon Kinesis
6 13 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (1.73%) PaaS
7 10 (1.33%) Trello
8 9 (1.20%) Google Apps
9 8 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (1.07%) IaaS
10 7 (0.93%) SaaS
11 6 (0.80%) Google Play
12 5 (0.67%) Heroku
13 4 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
13 4 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (0.53%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.40%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.13%) HTTP
2 20 (2.67%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.27%) SSL
4 13 (1.73%) Firewall
5 11 (1.47%) Reverse Proxy
6 10 (1.33%) OpenVPN
7 9 (1.20%) DMZ
8 8 (1.07%) Internet
8 8 (1.07%) VPN
9 4 (0.53%) DNS
9 4 (0.53%) DVB
10 3 (0.40%) VoIP
11 2 (0.27%) AMQP
11 2 (0.27%) BGP
11 2 (0.27%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.27%) InfiniBand
11 2 (0.27%) LAN
11 2 (0.27%) SSH
11 2 (0.27%) WAN
11 2 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (20.80%) NoSQL
2 114 (15.20%) MongoDB
3 99 (13.20%) MySQL
4 63 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
5 48 (6.40%) Big Data
6 42 (5.60%) Relational Database
6 42 (5.60%) SQL Server
7 30 (4.00%) Hadoop
8 26 (3.47%) Redis
9 20 (2.67%) Couchbase
10 18 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 17 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.33%) Neo4j
14 8 (1.07%) Apache Hive
14 8 (1.07%) Star Schema
15 7 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
16 6 (0.80%) SQLite
17 5 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
17 5 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 362 (48.27%) Git (software)
2 270 (36.00%) Jenkins
3 115 (15.33%) JIRA
4 106 (14.13%) Artifactory
5 104 (13.87%) Maven
6 99 (13.20%) GitLab
7 64 (8.53%) Cucumber
8 58 (7.73%) JUnit
9 51 (6.80%) Mercurial
10 49 (6.53%) Sonatype Nexus
10 49 (6.53%) TeamCity
11 41 (5.47%) Selenium
12 40 (5.33%) Subversion
13 34 (4.53%) Grunt
14 32 (4.27%) Mockito
15 28 (3.73%) Bitbucket
16 26 (3.47%) Gradle
16 26 (3.47%) Jasmine
17 24 (3.20%) Mocha
17 24 (3.20%) Spock
General
1 57 (7.60%) Finance
2 44 (5.87%) Banking
3 23 (3.07%) Retail
4 14 (1.87%) Marketing
4 14 (1.87%) Publishing
5 6 (0.80%) Investment Banking
5 6 (0.80%) Legal
5 6 (0.80%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.67%) Games
7 4 (0.53%) Advertising
7 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.13%) Back Office
9 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 408 (54.40%) Developer
2 145 (19.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 145 (19.33%) Java Developer
3 91 (12.13%) Senior Developer
4 73 (9.73%) Scala Developer
5 62 (8.27%) Senior Java Developer
6 55 (7.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 54 (7.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 51 (6.80%) Java Scala Developer
9 50 (6.67%) Consultant
10 48 (6.40%) Senior Java Scala Developer
10 48 (6.40%) Senior Scala Developer
11 46 (6.13%) DevOps Consultant
12 41 (5.47%) Architect
13 38 (5.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 36 (4.80%) Web Developer
15 35 (4.67%) AWS Engineer
16 31 (4.13%) Agile Developer
16 31 (4.13%) Angular Developer
16 31 (4.13%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (33.20%) HTML
2 209 (27.87%) CSS
3 151 (20.13%) HTML5
4 134 (17.87%) RESTful
5 133 (17.73%) AngularJS
6 132 (17.60%) Node.js
6 132 (17.60%) Spring
7 114 (15.20%) Web Services
8 104 (13.87%) CSS3
9 85 (11.33%) REST
10 82 (10.93%) Sensu
11 75 (10.00%) Hibernate
11 75 (10.00%) JSON
12 70 (9.33%) .NET
13 61 (8.13%) jQuery
13 61 (8.13%) XML
14 59 (7.87%) J2EE
15 53 (7.07%) RabbitMQ
16 44 (5.87%) ASP.NET
17 43 (5.73%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.20%) Enterprise Software
2 49 (6.53%) User Experience
3 36 (4.80%) Blog
4 24 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.67%) Visualisation
6 17 (2.27%) Public Cloud
7 10 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.20%) NHS
9 8 (1.07%) iPad
9 8 (1.07%) iPhone
10 7 (0.93%) Algorithms
10 7 (0.93%) Data Centre
10 7 (0.93%) Data Structures
10 7 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
11 6 (0.80%) Clustering
11 6 (0.80%) e-Learning
11 6 (0.80%) Social Media
12 5 (0.67%) Biology
12 5 (0.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 239 (31.87%) Linux
2 92 (12.27%) CoreOS
3 48 (6.40%) Unix
4 34 (4.53%) Windows
5 29 (3.87%) Android
6 25 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 21 (2.80%) CentOS
7 21 (2.80%) Ubuntu
8 18 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.07%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.80%) RancherOS
11 3 (0.40%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (56.13%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (40.40%) DevOps
3 238 (31.73%) TDD
4 229 (30.53%) Scrum
5 190 (25.33%) Continuous Integration
6 184 (24.53%) Open Source
7 136 (18.13%) Configuration Management
8 107 (14.27%) OO
9 104 (13.87%) BDD
10 89 (11.87%) Kanban
11 88 (11.73%) Pair Programming
12 87 (11.60%) Microservices
13 85 (11.33%) SOA
14 83 (11.07%) Security Hardening
14 83 (11.07%) Web Development
15 74 (9.87%) MVC
16 55 (7.33%) OOP
17 52 (6.93%) E-Commerce
18 51 (6.80%) Continuous Delivery
19 44 (5.87%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 313 (41.73%) JavaScript
2 302 (40.27%) Java
3 186 (24.80%) Ruby
4 183 (24.40%) SQL
5 127 (16.93%) Scala
6 116 (15.47%) Python
7 109 (14.53%) Go
8 76 (10.13%) PHP
9 75 (10.00%) Groovy
10 59 (7.87%) C#
11 46 (6.13%) Clojure
12 43 (5.73%) Bash Shell
13 27 (3.60%) C
13 27 (3.60%) Perl
14 21 (2.80%) C++
15 17 (2.27%) ES6
16 13 (1.73%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.60%) Erlang
18 9 (1.20%) Objective-C
19 8 (1.07%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 131 (17.47%) Security Cleared
2 117 (15.60%) SC Cleared
3 28 (3.73%) Degree
4 18 (2.40%) BPSS Clearance
5 16 (2.13%) BC Cleared
5 16 (2.13%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.40%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.40%) ISEB
7 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.27%) PhD
8 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.87%) QA
2 6 (0.80%) HL7
3 2 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 186 (24.80%) Docker
2 92 (12.27%) etcd
2 92 (12.27%) flannel
3 86 (11.47%) Ceph
3 86 (11.47%) GlusterFS
4 51 (6.80%) Virtual Machines
5 21 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (2.27%) Xen
7 12 (1.60%) vCloud
8 6 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.67%) Varnish
10 3 (0.40%) HDFS
10 3 (0.40%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.27%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.27%) Squid
12 1 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 177 (23.60%) Ansible
2 172 (22.93%) Puppet
3 109 (14.53%) Kubernetes
4 98 (13.07%) logstash
4 98 (13.07%) Opscode Chef
5 97 (12.93%) HAProxy
6 92 (12.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 92 (12.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 86 (11.47%) rkt
8 81 (10.80%) Graphite
9 26 (3.47%) Kibana
10 21 (2.80%) Salt
11 20 (2.67%) Terraform
12 16 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
13 13 (1.73%) Rundeck
14 10 (1.33%) Mesos
14 10 (1.33%) ZABBIX
15 6 (0.80%) Consul
15 6 (0.80%) Grafana
15 6 (0.80%) Rancher
Vendors
1 55 (7.33%) VMware
2 41 (5.47%) Google
3 34 (4.53%) Adobe
4 31 (4.13%) Microsoft
5 26 (3.47%) Red Hat
6 24 (3.20%) AppDynamics
7 23 (3.07%) Oracle
8 21 (2.80%) Splunk
9 16 (2.13%) Citrix
9 16 (2.13%) Sonatype
10 15 (2.00%) MuleSoft
11 13 (1.73%) Zend
12 11 (1.47%) Black Duck
12 11 (1.47%) Mercator
12 11 (1.47%) Veracode
13 7 (0.93%) Atlassian
14 6 (0.80%) IBM
15 5 (0.67%) Apple
15 5 (0.67%) Hortonworks
15 5 (0.67%) New Relic
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