The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 180 260 332
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +72
Contract jobs citing GitHub 298 178 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.30% 0.77% 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.89% 10.50% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 145 93
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 £378 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 -
GitHub
England

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

Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
3014 1696 1376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.16% 7.35% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2211 1253 967
Median daily rate £495 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 13
Median hourly rate £33.97 £21.64 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.97% -26.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.02 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £34.12 £90.00
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 London

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in London

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in London

GitHub
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GitHub across the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

GitHub Daily Rate Histogram in London

GitHub
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

GitHub Hourly Rate Trend in London

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London +29 43 £425 -5.55% 24
Westminster - 19 £425 -
Croydon -12 7 £419 -6.94%
Uxbridge -4 1 £375 +35.13% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £363 -
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 309 (55.78%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (45.67%) Git (software)
3 247 (44.58%) DevOps
4 206 (37.18%) JavaScript
5 205 (37.00%) Jenkins
6 197 (35.56%) Java
7 190 (34.30%) Amazon AWS
8 174 (31.41%) Linux
9 160 (28.88%) HTML
10 147 (26.53%) Ruby
11 144 (25.99%) TDD
12 141 (25.45%) Docker
13 136 (24.55%) Node.js
14 133 (24.01%) Scrum
15 130 (23.47%) CSS
16 123 (22.20%) Ansible
17 121 (21.84%) JIRA
18 114 (20.58%) Continuous Integration
19 112 (20.22%) Open Source
20 105 (18.95%) Puppet
21 97 (17.51%) HTML5
21 97 (17.51%) Python
22 93 (16.79%) Web Services
23 91 (16.43%) BDD
24 85 (15.34%) AngularJS
25 84 (15.16%) NoSQL
25 84 (15.16%) REST
26 82 (14.80%) MongoDB
27 80 (14.44%) Security Cleared
28 79 (14.26%) SQL

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in 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 70 (12.64%) Confluence
2 56 (10.11%) nginx
3 52 (9.39%) Cloud Foundry
4 37 (6.68%) Apache
5 33 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (4.33%) CMS
6 24 (4.33%) Tomcat
7 18 (3.25%) Mule
8 17 (3.07%) Apache Spark
8 17 (3.07%) JBoss
8 17 (3.07%) Mule ESB
8 17 (3.07%) OpenStack
9 16 (2.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 15 (2.71%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.62%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.62%) WordPress
12 5 (0.90%) Moodle
13 4 (0.72%) Drupal
13 4 (0.72%) FileNet
14 2 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (2.35%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.44%) PaintShop Pro
3 6 (1.08%) SketchUp
4 3 (0.54%) MS Excel
5 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 190 (34.30%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (5.60%) PaaS
4 24 (4.33%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (4.33%) IaaS
5 20 (3.61%) OpenShift
6 18 (3.25%) CloudBees
7 17 (3.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (2.89%) Heroku
9 13 (2.35%) Amazon S3
9 13 (2.35%) Slack
10 12 (2.17%) Trello
11 9 (1.62%) Google Apps
11 9 (1.62%) Google Play
12 7 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (1.08%) SaaS
14 4 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
15 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.36%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.36%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 42 (7.58%) HTTP
2 32 (5.78%) SSL
3 24 (4.33%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.53%) Firewall
4 14 (2.53%) Reverse Proxy
5 11 (1.99%) DMZ
5 11 (1.99%) VPN
6 8 (1.44%) DVB
7 7 (1.26%) OpenVPN
8 5 (0.90%) Internet
9 3 (0.54%) VoIP
10 2 (0.36%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.36%) InfiniBand
10 2 (0.36%) SSH
11 1 (0.18%) DNS
11 1 (0.18%) Extranet
11 1 (0.18%) Intranet
11 1 (0.18%) MPLS
11 1 (0.18%) Softphone
11 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (15.16%) NoSQL
2 82 (14.80%) MongoDB
3 77 (13.90%) MySQL
4 66 (11.91%) PostgreSQL
5 38 (6.86%) Big Data
6 35 (6.32%) Hadoop
7 33 (5.96%) Redis
8 23 (4.15%) SQL Server
9 16 (2.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 14 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (2.35%) Apache Hive
11 13 (2.35%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.44%) Neo4j
13 7 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.72%) Flink
15 4 (0.72%) Presto
15 4 (0.72%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 253 (45.67%) Git (software)
2 205 (37.00%) Jenkins
3 121 (21.84%) JIRA
4 73 (13.18%) Maven
5 61 (11.01%) Sonatype Nexus
6 51 (9.21%) TeamCity
7 49 (8.84%) Artifactory
7 49 (8.84%) Selenium
7 49 (8.84%) Vagrant
8 40 (7.22%) SonarQube
9 33 (5.96%) Cucumber
10 31 (5.60%) Bitbucket
10 31 (5.60%) Subversion
11 30 (5.42%) GitLab
11 30 (5.42%) Grunt
12 26 (4.69%) Mocha
13 24 (4.33%) Jasmine
14 22 (3.97%) JUnit
15 20 (3.61%) Mercurial
16 17 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 67 (12.09%) Finance
2 42 (7.58%) Banking
3 17 (3.07%) Retail
4 14 (2.53%) Publishing
5 10 (1.81%) Marketing
6 9 (1.62%) Games
7 8 (1.44%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.90%) Advertising
9 4 (0.72%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.36%) Electronics
11 2 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 261 (47.11%) Developer
2 120 (21.66%) DevOps Engineer
3 57 (10.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 46 (8.30%) Java Developer
5 39 (7.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 36 (6.50%) Senior Developer
7 35 (6.32%) AWS Engineer
8 34 (6.14%) AWS DevOps
9 33 (5.96%) Consultant
10 31 (5.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 31 (5.60%) Senior DevOps
11 30 (5.42%) DevOps Consultant
11 30 (5.42%) Web Developer
12 24 (4.33%) Architect
13 22 (3.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 22 (3.97%) Linux Engineer
14 21 (3.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 20 (3.61%) Full Stack Developer
15 20 (3.61%) Scala Developer
16 19 (3.43%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (28.88%) HTML
2 136 (24.55%) Node.js
3 130 (23.47%) CSS
4 97 (17.51%) HTML5
5 93 (16.79%) Web Services
6 85 (15.34%) AngularJS
7 84 (15.16%) REST
8 64 (11.55%) Spring
9 58 (10.47%) React
10 57 (10.29%) CSS3
10 57 (10.29%) jQuery
11 54 (9.75%) JSON
12 45 (8.12%) Ember.js
13 43 (7.76%) Sass
14 42 (7.58%) RESTful
15 38 (6.86%) .NET
16 35 (6.32%) SOAP
17 32 (5.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 31 (5.60%) RabbitMQ
19 29 (5.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.29%) User Experience
2 41 (7.40%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.42%) Mobile App
4 28 (5.05%) Blog
5 17 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.35%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.44%) Fat Client
7 8 (1.44%) Interactive TV
7 8 (1.44%) MPEG
7 8 (1.44%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.26%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.26%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (0.90%) Animation
10 5 (0.90%) Clustering
10 5 (0.90%) Wiki
11 4 (0.72%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.72%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.72%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 174 (31.41%) Linux
2 37 (6.68%) CoreOS
3 34 (6.14%) Ubuntu
4 28 (5.05%) CentOS
5 26 (4.69%) Unix
5 26 (4.69%) Windows
6 18 (3.25%) Android
6 18 (3.25%) Apple iOS
7 15 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.81%) RancherOS
9 4 (0.72%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.36%) Solaris
10 2 (0.36%) SUSE
11 1 (0.18%) Fedora
11 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (55.78%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (44.58%) DevOps
3 144 (25.99%) TDD
4 133 (24.01%) Scrum
5 114 (20.58%) Continuous Integration
6 112 (20.22%) Open Source
7 91 (16.43%) BDD
8 72 (13.00%) Kanban
9 64 (11.55%) Web Development
10 62 (11.19%) Configuration Management
11 50 (9.03%) MVC
12 49 (8.84%) Pair Programming
13 47 (8.48%) Microservices
14 46 (8.30%) OO
15 44 (7.94%) E-Commerce
16 39 (7.04%) Automated Testing
17 35 (6.32%) Front End Development
18 34 (6.14%) Security Hardening
19 31 (5.60%) Continuous Delivery
19 31 (5.60%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 206 (37.18%) JavaScript
2 197 (35.56%) Java
3 147 (26.53%) Ruby
4 97 (17.51%) Python
5 79 (14.26%) SQL
6 77 (13.90%) Scala
7 69 (12.45%) PHP
8 59 (10.65%) Go
9 46 (8.30%) Bash Shell
10 37 (6.68%) C#
11 23 (4.15%) ES6
12 19 (3.43%) C
12 19 (3.43%) C++
12 19 (3.43%) Perl
13 18 (3.25%) Groovy
14 11 (1.99%) Objective-C
15 8 (1.44%) ActionScript
15 8 (1.44%) ANSI C
15 8 (1.44%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 80 (14.44%) Security Cleared
2 75 (13.54%) SC Cleared
3 49 (8.84%) Degree
4 10 (1.81%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (0.90%) ISEB
6 4 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.36%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.84%) QA
2 11 (1.99%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.18%) GCP
3 1 (0.18%) SDET
System Software
1 141 (25.45%) Docker
2 37 (6.68%) etcd
2 37 (6.68%) flannel
3 32 (5.78%) Virtual Machines
4 27 (4.87%) Ceph
4 27 (4.87%) GlusterFS
5 12 (2.17%) vCloud
6 10 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (1.44%) HDFS
7 8 (1.44%) VirtualBox
8 6 (1.08%) Apache Flume
8 6 (1.08%) Varnish
9 2 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 123 (22.20%) Ansible
2 105 (18.95%) Puppet
3 77 (13.90%) Opscode Chef
4 62 (11.19%) Kubernetes
5 42 (7.58%) HAProxy
6 37 (6.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 37 (6.68%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 35 (6.32%) logstash
8 27 (4.87%) rkt
9 25 (4.51%) Terraform
10 21 (3.79%) Graphite
11 19 (3.43%) Salt
12 16 (2.89%) Mesos
13 15 (2.71%) Kibana
14 13 (2.35%) ZABBIX
15 12 (2.17%) Rundeck
16 11 (1.99%) Marathon
17 10 (1.81%) Consul
17 10 (1.81%) Rancher
18 6 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (7.76%) VMware
2 34 (6.14%) Google
3 31 (5.60%) Adobe
4 27 (4.87%) Splunk
5 24 (4.33%) Red Hat
5 24 (4.33%) Sonatype
6 22 (3.97%) AppDynamics
7 21 (3.79%) MuleSoft
8 15 (2.71%) Black Duck
9 14 (2.53%) Veracode
10 13 (2.35%) Zend
11 12 (2.17%) Microsoft
12 11 (1.99%) Oracle
13 9 (1.62%) Mercator
14 8 (1.44%) OpenTV
15 7 (1.26%) Atlassian
15 7 (1.26%) Cloudera
15 7 (1.26%) IBM
15 7 (1.26%) Xamarin
16 5 (0.90%) New Relic
North London
Intelletec
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
Computer People
Rate: £475.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Computer People
Rate: £475.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
One Fine Stay
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Rate: From £400 to £440 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Which?
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago