The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GitHub
North West / Manchester
Rank 75 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing GitHub 17 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.27% 0.17% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.49% 2.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £410 £370
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-78.85% -

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

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
148 115 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.02% 6.41% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 70 39
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.20 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

GitHub
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GitHub across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

GitHub Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Salford - 2 £388 -
GitHub
North West

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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

1 17 (62.96%) Git (software)
2 13 (48.15%) Jenkins
3 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 10 (37.04%) Selenium
5 9 (33.33%) Java
5 9 (33.33%) Docker
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (29.63%) TDD
7 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.93%) HTML
7 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
7 7 (25.93%) Cucumber
7 7 (25.93%) BDD
7 7 (25.93%) Puppet
8 6 (22.22%) WebDriver
8 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (22.22%) Gherkin
8 6 (22.22%) Analytics
8 6 (22.22%) CSS
8 6 (22.22%) Python
8 6 (22.22%) Google
8 6 (22.22%) Google Analytics
8 6 (22.22%) Microservices
9 5 (18.52%) Kibana
9 5 (18.52%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (18.52%) Drupal
9 5 (18.52%) Scrum
9 5 (18.52%) JMeter
9 5 (18.52%) Web Services

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (18.52%) Drupal
1 5 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Google Analytics
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.70%) Silverpop
3 1 (3.70%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Git (software)
2 13 (48.15%) Jenkins
3 10 (37.04%) Selenium
4 7 (25.93%) Cucumber
5 6 (22.22%) WebDriver
6 5 (18.52%) Bitbucket
6 5 (18.52%) JMeter
6 5 (18.52%) Mocha
7 3 (11.11%) Jasmine
7 3 (11.11%) Mercurial
8 2 (7.41%) JIRA
9 1 (3.70%) Ant
9 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
9 1 (3.70%) Gradle
9 1 (3.70%) gulp
9 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
9 1 (3.70%) Maven
9 1 (3.70%) Spock
9 1 (3.70%) Subversion
9 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Automation Tester
2 6 (22.22%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 6 (22.22%) Selenium Tester
2 6 (22.22%) Tester
3 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Drupal Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Scala Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Scala Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Developer
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
2 6 (22.22%) Gherkin
3 5 (18.52%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (18.52%) Node.js
3 5 (18.52%) Web Services
4 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.81%) RESTful
5 3 (11.11%) CSS3
5 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) HTML5 Canvas
5 3 (11.11%) Pixi.js
5 3 (11.11%) Spring
5 3 (11.11%) WebGL
6 2 (7.41%) Ajax
6 2 (7.41%) LESS
6 2 (7.41%) React
6 2 (7.41%) REST
6 2 (7.41%) Sass
7 1 (3.70%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) BYOD
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
1 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (29.63%) TDD
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) BDD
2 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
3 6 (22.22%) Analytics
3 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 6 (22.22%) Microservices
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Pair Programming
6 3 (11.11%) Android Development
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) High Availability
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) OOP
6 3 (11.11%) SOA
6 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 9 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) Scala
5 4 (14.81%) Clojure
5 4 (14.81%) Groovy
5 4 (14.81%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) Apple Swift
6 2 (7.41%) ES6
6 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
6 2 (7.41%) R
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.70%) NFS
3 1 (3.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Puppet
2 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (18.52%) Ansible
3 5 (18.52%) Kibana
3 5 (18.52%) logstash
4 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Google
2 5 (18.52%) Splunk
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) Assembla
4 1 (3.70%) DocuSign
4 1 (3.70%) Freshdesk
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.70%) VMware