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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GitHub
England / London
Rank 174 220 286
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +66
Contract jobs citing GitHub 264 196 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.36% 0.95% 0.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.98% 10.68% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 149 73
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.64 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

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
2940 1836 1244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.19% 8.94% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2196 1372 889
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £412
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 18
Median hourly rate £22.00 £24.16 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.94% -8.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.90 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £100.00 £43.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +30 45 £475 +11.76% 15
Westminster - 10 £475 -
Croydon -9 3 £463 +21.31%
Hammersmith - 2 £525 -
Canary Wharf 0 1 £550 -
Feltham - 1 £413 -
Twickenham - 1 £325 -
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 London region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 312 (52.79%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (43.49%) Git (software)
3 241 (40.78%) Jenkins
4 234 (39.59%) DevOps
5 220 (37.23%) JavaScript
6 169 (28.60%) Java
7 166 (28.09%) Amazon AWS
7 166 (28.09%) JIRA
8 152 (25.72%) HTML
9 148 (25.04%) Linux
10 145 (24.53%) Node.js
11 134 (22.67%) CSS
12 131 (22.17%) Puppet
13 129 (21.83%) TDD
13 129 (21.83%) Docker
14 118 (19.97%) Continuous Integration
15 115 (19.46%) Python
16 111 (18.78%) Ruby
16 111 (18.78%) AngularJS
17 104 (17.60%) BDD
17 104 (17.60%) SQL
18 101 (17.09%) Confluence
19 100 (16.92%) Open Source
20 99 (16.75%) REST
21 97 (16.41%) Scrum
22 89 (15.06%) Ansible
23 88 (14.89%) HTML5
24 87 (14.72%) JSON
25 84 (14.21%) Selenium
26 83 (14.04%) React

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
1 101 (17.09%) Confluence
2 49 (8.29%) Cloud Foundry
3 26 (4.40%) Apache Spark
4 22 (3.72%) Apache
4 22 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (3.55%) OpenStack
6 12 (2.03%) WebSphere
7 11 (1.86%) CMS
8 10 (1.69%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.52%) Mule
9 9 (1.52%) nginx
10 7 (1.18%) Drupal
10 7 (1.18%) JBoss
11 5 (0.85%) IIS
11 5 (0.85%) Mule ESB
11 5 (0.85%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.68%) FileNet
12 4 (0.68%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.51%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.02%) SketchUp
2 5 (0.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.85%) PaintShop Pro
2 5 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.68%) MS Office
4 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 166 (28.09%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (5.75%) PaaS
4 32 (5.41%) IaaS
5 31 (5.25%) OpenShift
6 27 (4.57%) Heroku
7 24 (4.06%) CloudBees
8 14 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (1.52%) SaaS
10 8 (1.35%) Amazon S3
11 7 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (1.02%) Slack
12 6 (1.02%) Trello
13 5 (0.85%) Office 365
14 4 (0.68%) Google Play
15 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
15 3 (0.51%) Google App Engine
16 2 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
16 2 (0.34%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.74%) HTTP
2 23 (3.89%) SSL
3 16 (2.71%) Firewall
3 16 (2.71%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.37%) Kerberos
4 14 (2.37%) LDAP
5 5 (0.85%) DVB
5 5 (0.85%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (0.85%) Skype
5 5 (0.85%) VPN
6 3 (0.51%) DMZ
6 3 (0.51%) Internet
6 3 (0.51%) Intranet
6 3 (0.51%) NAS
6 3 (0.51%) Network Security
6 3 (0.51%) SAN
7 2 (0.34%) IMAP
7 2 (0.34%) POP3
7 2 (0.34%) VoIP
7 2 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (9.98%) PostgreSQL
2 56 (9.48%) NoSQL
3 53 (8.97%) MongoDB
4 43 (7.28%) Big Data
5 41 (6.94%) SQL Server
6 39 (6.60%) MySQL
7 36 (6.09%) Hadoop
8 26 (4.40%) Redis
9 25 (4.23%) Apache Hive
10 14 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (2.20%) Relational Database
12 10 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.35%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.35%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.85%) Flink
14 5 (0.85%) Presto
15 4 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.68%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 257 (43.49%) Git (software)
2 241 (40.78%) Jenkins
3 166 (28.09%) JIRA
4 84 (14.21%) Selenium
5 75 (12.69%) Maven
6 65 (11.00%) Vagrant
7 62 (10.49%) Sonatype Nexus
8 49 (8.29%) Cucumber
9 45 (7.61%) SonarQube
10 39 (6.60%) TeamCity
11 35 (5.92%) Grunt
12 34 (5.75%) Jasmine
13 31 (5.25%) WebDriver
14 30 (5.08%) Subversion
15 29 (4.91%) Mocha
16 27 (4.57%) Bitbucket
17 19 (3.21%) gulp
18 18 (3.05%) webpack
19 16 (2.71%) SoapUI
20 15 (2.54%) GitLab
General
1 69 (11.68%) Finance
2 60 (10.15%) Banking
3 24 (4.06%) Games
4 23 (3.89%) Retail
5 21 (3.55%) Marketing
6 18 (3.05%) Investment Banking
7 14 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.86%) Publishing
9 8 (1.35%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.85%) Legal
11 2 (0.34%) Front Office
12 1 (0.17%) Advertising
12 1 (0.17%) Automotive
12 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 278 (47.04%) Developer
2 120 (20.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 52 (8.80%) JavaScript Developer
4 47 (7.95%) Senior Developer
5 35 (5.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 31 (5.25%) AWS Engineer
7 30 (5.08%) Node.js Developer
8 29 (4.91%) Architect
9 26 (4.40%) AWS DevOps
9 26 (4.40%) Java Developer
10 20 (3.38%) Full Stack Developer
10 20 (3.38%) UI Developer
11 18 (3.05%) Consultant
11 18 (3.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 16 (2.71%) Analyst
12 16 (2.71%) Software Developer
13 15 (2.54%) Linux Engineer
13 15 (2.54%) PHP Developer
13 15 (2.54%) Software Engineer
13 15 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (25.72%) HTML
2 145 (24.53%) Node.js
3 134 (22.67%) CSS
4 111 (18.78%) AngularJS
5 99 (16.75%) REST
6 88 (14.89%) HTML5
7 87 (14.72%) JSON
8 83 (14.04%) React
9 82 (13.87%) Web Services
10 68 (11.51%) CSS3
11 60 (10.15%) SOAP
12 55 (9.31%) Sass
13 48 (8.12%) Ember.js
14 47 (7.95%) jQuery
15 46 (7.78%) Backbone.js
16 44 (7.45%) Spring
17 39 (6.60%) RESTful
18 38 (6.43%) XML
19 33 (5.58%) .NET
20 29 (4.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 72 (12.18%) User Experience
2 53 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 43 (7.28%) Mobile App
4 39 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.37%) Mathematics
6 13 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 12 (2.03%) Credit Risk
7 12 (2.03%) Replication
7 12 (2.03%) Spread Betting
8 9 (1.52%) Blog
8 9 (1.52%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.35%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (1.35%) Clustering
9 8 (1.35%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.35%) Wiki
10 6 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.85%) Animation
11 5 (0.85%) Blockchain
11 5 (0.85%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.85%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 148 (25.04%) Linux
2 57 (9.64%) Unix
3 52 (8.80%) Windows
4 35 (5.92%) Ubuntu
5 32 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (4.91%) CentOS
7 24 (4.06%) Apple iOS
8 19 (3.21%) Windows Server
9 15 (2.54%) Android
10 14 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (2.03%) SUSE
12 11 (1.86%) CoreOS
13 9 (1.52%) RancherOS
14 5 (0.85%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.51%) Solaris
16 2 (0.34%) Fedora
16 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
17 1 (0.17%) Debian
17 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.17%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (52.79%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (39.59%) DevOps
3 129 (21.83%) TDD
4 118 (19.97%) Continuous Integration
5 104 (17.60%) BDD
6 100 (16.92%) Open Source
7 97 (16.41%) Scrum
8 60 (10.15%) Kanban
9 59 (9.98%) Microservices
10 51 (8.63%) Configuration Management
11 49 (8.29%) Front End Development
12 45 (7.61%) Web Development
13 43 (7.28%) E-Commerce
14 38 (6.43%) Analytics
14 38 (6.43%) OO
15 34 (5.75%) Pair Programming
16 33 (5.58%) Software Engineering
17 31 (5.25%) Continuous Delivery
18 30 (5.08%) Test Automation
19 28 (4.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 220 (37.23%) JavaScript
2 169 (28.60%) Java
3 115 (19.46%) Python
4 111 (18.78%) Ruby
5 104 (17.60%) SQL
6 78 (13.20%) Scala
7 60 (10.15%) PHP
8 59 (9.98%) Bash Shell
9 33 (5.58%) C#
10 27 (4.57%) PowerShell
11 26 (4.40%) Go
12 24 (4.06%) Perl
13 21 (3.55%) C++
14 20 (3.38%) ES6
15 15 (2.54%) R
16 14 (2.37%) C
16 14 (2.37%) Objective-C
17 13 (2.20%) T-SQL
18 12 (2.03%) Apple Swift
18 12 (2.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 73 (12.35%) Degree
2 66 (11.17%) Security Cleared
3 61 (10.32%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (1.02%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.85%) ISEB
7 3 (0.51%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.51%) PhD
8 2 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.34%) MCSE
9 1 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.91%) QA
2 11 (1.86%) SDET
3 10 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.17%) GCP
5 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 129 (21.83%) Docker
2 27 (4.57%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.86%) Active Directory
5 10 (1.69%) etcd
5 10 (1.69%) flannel
6 8 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.35%) VirtualBox
7 7 (1.18%) HDFS
8 6 (1.02%) vCloud
9 5 (0.85%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.68%) Varnish
11 2 (0.34%) Dovecot
11 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.17%) Ceph
12 1 (0.17%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 131 (22.17%) Puppet
2 89 (15.06%) Ansible
3 59 (9.98%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (5.25%) Kubernetes
5 21 (3.55%) Terraform
6 12 (2.03%) Nagios
7 11 (1.86%) Mesos
8 10 (1.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 10 (1.69%) ITRS Geneos
8 10 (1.69%) Marathon
8 10 (1.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 9 (1.52%) Consul
9 9 (1.52%) Rancher
10 8 (1.35%) logstash
10 8 (1.35%) Salt
11 7 (1.18%) Control-M
11 7 (1.18%) HAProxy
12 6 (1.02%) SCOM
12 6 (1.02%) SELinux
13 5 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 49 (8.29%) VMware
2 36 (6.09%) Splunk
3 28 (4.74%) Microsoft
4 26 (4.40%) MuleSoft
5 20 (3.38%) Oracle
6 19 (3.21%) Google
7 18 (3.05%) Red Hat
8 17 (2.88%) Hortonworks
9 13 (2.20%) Adobe
10 12 (2.03%) Atlassian
10 12 (2.03%) Sonatype
11 10 (1.69%) AppDynamics
12 9 (1.52%) Cloudera
12 9 (1.52%) Xamarin
13 8 (1.35%) IBM
14 7 (1.18%) Apigee
15 6 (1.02%) Apple
15 6 (1.02%) Black Duck
15 6 (1.02%) F5
15 6 (1.02%) PayPal
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