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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 192 289 306
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +17
Contract jobs citing GitHub 292 162 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.26% 0.68% 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.58% 9.55% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 134 80
Median daily rate £489 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £334
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +19.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
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
3047 1697 1402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.19% 7.15% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2277 1223 951
Median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 24
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.09 £15.00 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.00 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +32.35%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +52 48 £463 +2.77% 20
Westminster - 26 £500 -
Croydon -4 13 £419 -2.89%
Ruislip - 2 £225 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £363 -
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 275 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (47.74%) DevOps
3 250 (46.99%) Git (software)
4 195 (36.65%) Java
5 190 (35.71%) Jenkins
6 188 (35.34%) JavaScript
7 184 (34.59%) Linux
7 184 (34.59%) Amazon AWS
8 158 (29.70%) Ruby
8 158 (29.70%) Docker
9 151 (28.38%) HTML
10 146 (27.44%) TDD
11 133 (25.00%) Ansible
12 130 (24.44%) Node.js
13 128 (24.06%) Scrum
14 125 (23.50%) Puppet
15 119 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
16 117 (21.99%) CSS
17 114 (21.43%) Open Source
18 111 (20.86%) NoSQL
19 97 (18.23%) JIRA
19 97 (18.23%) SQL
20 91 (17.11%) Security Cleared
21 90 (16.92%) HTML5
22 89 (16.73%) Python
23 87 (16.35%) Web Services
23 87 (16.35%) Configuration Management
23 87 (16.35%) SC Cleared
24 86 (16.17%) nginx
24 86 (16.17%) Kubernetes

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 86 (16.17%) nginx
2 51 (9.59%) Confluence
3 41 (7.71%) Cloud Foundry
4 36 (6.77%) Elasticsearch
5 34 (6.39%) Apache
6 27 (5.08%) CMS
7 24 (4.51%) Tomcat
8 20 (3.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 19 (3.57%) Apache Solr
9 19 (3.57%) Mule
10 14 (2.63%) Apache Spark
10 14 (2.63%) JBoss
11 13 (2.44%) Mule ESB
11 13 (2.44%) OpenStack
12 9 (1.69%) WordPress
13 5 (0.94%) Moodle
14 4 (0.75%) FileNet
15 3 (0.56%) IIS
15 3 (0.56%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (2.44%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.32%) PaintShop Pro
3 3 (0.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.56%) SketchUp
4 2 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 184 (34.59%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.51%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (4.32%) PaaS
5 19 (3.57%) IaaS
6 16 (3.01%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (2.63%) Amazon S3
8 13 (2.44%) CloudBees
8 13 (2.44%) OpenShift
8 13 (2.44%) Slack
9 10 (1.88%) Heroku
10 9 (1.69%) Google Apps
10 9 (1.69%) Google Play
10 9 (1.69%) Trello
11 5 (0.94%) SaaS
12 4 (0.75%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.56%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.38%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 43 (8.08%) HTTP
2 27 (5.08%) SSL
3 23 (4.32%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.26%) Firewall
4 12 (2.26%) Reverse Proxy
5 10 (1.88%) DMZ
6 9 (1.69%) VPN
7 7 (1.32%) DVB
7 7 (1.32%) Internet
7 7 (1.32%) OpenVPN
8 4 (0.75%) VoIP
9 2 (0.38%) DNS
9 2 (0.38%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.38%) InfiniBand
9 2 (0.38%) SSH
10 1 (0.19%) AMQP
10 1 (0.19%) IPsec
10 1 (0.19%) Softphone
10 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (20.86%) NoSQL
2 81 (15.23%) MongoDB
3 75 (14.10%) MySQL
4 57 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (6.58%) Big Data
6 31 (5.83%) Redis
7 29 (5.45%) Hadoop
8 19 (3.57%) SQL Server
9 15 (2.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (2.26%) Relational Database
11 10 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.50%) Apache Hive
12 8 (1.50%) Neo4j
13 7 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (1.13%) SQLite
15 5 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
16 4 (0.75%) InfluxDB
17 3 (0.56%) RDBMS
18 2 (0.38%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 250 (46.99%) Git (software)
2 190 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 97 (18.23%) JIRA
4 75 (14.10%) Artifactory
5 65 (12.22%) Maven
6 57 (10.71%) GitLab
7 47 (8.83%) Sonatype Nexus
8 45 (8.46%) TeamCity
9 41 (7.71%) Selenium
10 37 (6.95%) Vagrant
11 30 (5.64%) Bitbucket
11 30 (5.64%) Cucumber
12 29 (5.45%) SonarQube
13 27 (5.08%) Grunt
13 27 (5.08%) Subversion
14 22 (4.14%) Mocha
15 21 (3.95%) JUnit
16 20 (3.76%) Jasmine
17 19 (3.57%) Gradle
18 16 (3.01%) Mercurial
General
1 56 (10.53%) Finance
2 36 (6.77%) Banking
3 18 (3.38%) Retail
4 16 (3.01%) Publishing
5 10 (1.88%) Marketing
6 6 (1.13%) Games
6 6 (1.13%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.75%) Advertising
7 4 (0.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.38%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 247 (46.43%) Developer
2 127 (23.87%) DevOps Engineer
3 51 (9.59%) Java Developer
4 49 (9.21%) JavaScript Developer
5 41 (7.71%) Consultant
6 40 (7.52%) DevOps Consultant
7 39 (7.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 36 (6.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 36 (6.77%) Senior Developer
9 32 (6.02%) Senior DevOps
10 31 (5.83%) Web Developer
11 29 (5.45%) AWS Engineer
12 28 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
13 24 (4.51%) Scala Developer
14 20 (3.76%) Angular Developer
14 20 (3.76%) Architect
15 19 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
15 19 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 18 (3.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 18 (3.38%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (28.38%) HTML
2 130 (24.44%) Node.js
3 117 (21.99%) CSS
4 90 (16.92%) HTML5
5 87 (16.35%) Web Services
6 79 (14.85%) AngularJS
7 73 (13.72%) REST
8 65 (12.22%) Spring
9 53 (9.96%) JSON
10 52 (9.77%) Sensu
11 50 (9.40%) CSS3
12 49 (9.21%) jQuery
13 48 (9.02%) React
14 45 (8.46%) RESTful
15 42 (7.89%) .NET
16 34 (6.39%) Sass
17 33 (6.20%) Ember.js
18 30 (5.64%) J2EE
18 30 (5.64%) XML
19 29 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.40%) User Experience
2 32 (6.02%) Blog
3 27 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.95%) Mobile App
6 15 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.26%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.32%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.32%) Fat Client
8 7 (1.32%) Interactive TV
8 7 (1.32%) MPEG
8 7 (1.32%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.32%) Visualisation
9 6 (1.13%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (0.94%) Wiki
11 4 (0.75%) iPad
11 4 (0.75%) iPhone
11 4 (0.75%) Learning Management System
11 4 (0.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 184 (34.59%) Linux
2 65 (12.22%) CoreOS
3 26 (4.89%) Ubuntu
4 23 (4.32%) Android
5 22 (4.14%) CentOS
5 22 (4.14%) Windows
6 21 (3.95%) Unix
7 19 (3.57%) Apple iOS
8 11 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.88%) RancherOS
10 3 (0.56%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.38%) SUSE
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (47.74%) DevOps
3 146 (27.44%) TDD
4 128 (24.06%) Scrum
5 119 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
6 114 (21.43%) Open Source
7 87 (16.35%) Configuration Management
8 80 (15.04%) BDD
9 70 (13.16%) Web Development
10 64 (12.03%) Kanban
11 62 (11.65%) Security Hardening
12 51 (9.59%) MVC
13 48 (9.02%) OO
13 48 (9.02%) Pair Programming
14 46 (8.65%) E-Commerce
15 45 (8.46%) Microservices
16 38 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
17 37 (6.95%) Automated Testing
18 30 (5.64%) SOA
18 30 (5.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 195 (36.65%) Java
2 188 (35.34%) JavaScript
3 158 (29.70%) Ruby
4 97 (18.23%) SQL
5 89 (16.73%) Python
6 84 (15.79%) Go
7 71 (13.35%) Scala
8 63 (11.84%) PHP
9 47 (8.83%) Bash Shell
10 36 (6.77%) C#
11 25 (4.70%) Groovy
12 23 (4.32%) C
13 21 (3.95%) C++
14 19 (3.57%) ES6
15 16 (3.01%) Perl
16 12 (2.26%) Objective-C
17 10 (1.88%) Apple Swift
18 7 (1.32%) ActionScript
18 7 (1.32%) ANSI C
19 5 (0.94%) Jython
Qualifications
1 91 (17.11%) Security Cleared
2 87 (16.35%) SC Cleared
3 35 (6.58%) Degree
4 15 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (2.07%) BC Cleared
6 10 (1.88%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.75%) ISEB
7 4 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.38%) PhD
9 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.83%) QA
2 7 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.19%) SDET
System Software
1 158 (29.70%) Docker
2 65 (12.22%) etcd
2 65 (12.22%) flannel
3 55 (10.34%) Ceph
3 55 (10.34%) GlusterFS
4 22 (4.14%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (2.26%) vCloud
6 7 (1.32%) HDFS
6 7 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (1.13%) Varnish
8 4 (0.75%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.38%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.38%) Xen
10 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 133 (25.00%) Ansible
2 125 (23.50%) Puppet
3 86 (16.17%) Kubernetes
4 73 (13.72%) Opscode Chef
5 68 (12.78%) HAProxy
6 65 (12.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 65 (12.22%) logstash
6 65 (12.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 55 (10.34%) rkt
8 50 (9.40%) Graphite
9 21 (3.95%) Terraform
10 18 (3.38%) Kibana
11 17 (3.20%) Salt
12 14 (2.63%) Mesos
13 11 (2.07%) Rundeck
13 11 (2.07%) ZABBIX
14 10 (1.88%) Consul
14 10 (1.88%) Marathon
14 10 (1.88%) Rancher
15 6 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (6.95%) Google
1 37 (6.95%) VMware
2 33 (6.20%) Adobe
3 22 (4.14%) AppDynamics
4 20 (3.76%) Splunk
5 18 (3.38%) Sonatype
6 15 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 14 (2.63%) MuleSoft
8 13 (2.44%) Zend
9 12 (2.26%) Black Duck
9 12 (2.26%) Veracode
10 10 (1.88%) Mercator
10 10 (1.88%) Microsoft
11 7 (1.32%) Cloudera
11 7 (1.32%) OpenTV
12 5 (0.94%) Apple
12 5 (0.94%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.94%) New Relic
13 4 (0.75%) IBM
13 4 (0.75%) Oracle
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