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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GitHub
North West / Manchester
Rank 80 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing GitHub 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.65% 0.26% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.39% 3.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £400 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.13% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester region.

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
167 132 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.12% 6.87% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 76 38
Median daily rate £400 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.24%
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Manchester region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 25 (73.53%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (67.65%) Jenkins
3 22 (64.71%) Git (software)
4 13 (38.24%) Python
5 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (32.35%) DevOps
7 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 9 (26.47%) HTML
8 9 (26.47%) Java
8 9 (26.47%) CSS
8 9 (26.47%) OO
8 9 (26.47%) CSS3
8 9 (26.47%) HTML5
8 9 (26.47%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (23.53%) Puppet
9 8 (23.53%) Clojure
9 8 (23.53%) RESTful
9 8 (23.53%) Mercurial
9 8 (23.53%) Scala
9 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (23.53%) Analytics
9 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (23.53%) Microservices
9 8 (23.53%) Software Delivery
9 8 (23.53%) OOP
9 8 (23.53%) SOA
9 8 (23.53%) Scrum
9 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
9 8 (23.53%) TDD
9 8 (23.53%) Pair Programming

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 7 (20.59%) Drupal
1 7 (20.59%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Magnolia
2 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (23.53%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.94%) Silverpop
2 1 (2.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
1 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (67.65%) Jenkins
2 22 (64.71%) Git (software)
3 8 (23.53%) Mercurial
4 7 (20.59%) Bitbucket
4 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
4 7 (20.59%) JMeter
5 6 (17.65%) Selenium
5 6 (17.65%) WebDriver
6 3 (8.82%) JIRA
7 1 (2.94%) Grunt
7 1 (2.94%) gulp
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
1 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) Java Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Java Scala Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Scala Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior Java Scala Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior Scala Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Lead DevOps
4 6 (17.65%) Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Automation Tester
4 6 (17.65%) DevOps Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Lead Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 6 (17.65%) Selenium Tester
4 6 (17.65%) Tester
5 4 (11.76%) Drupal Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) DevOps Specialist
6 3 (8.82%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) CSS
1 9 (26.47%) CSS3
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
1 9 (26.47%) HTML5
2 8 (23.53%) RESTful
3 7 (20.59%) ELK Stack
4 6 (17.65%) Gherkin
4 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
4 6 (17.65%) Spring
5 3 (8.82%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) BYOD
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) DevOps
4 9 (26.47%) OO
5 8 (23.53%) Analytics
5 8 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 8 (23.53%) Microservices
5 8 (23.53%) OOP
5 8 (23.53%) Pair Programming
5 8 (23.53%) Scrum
5 8 (23.53%) SOA
5 8 (23.53%) Software Delivery
5 8 (23.53%) TDD
6 7 (20.59%) BDD
6 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Automation Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Open Source
8 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.82%) Information Security
9 3 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) Python
2 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) Java
4 8 (23.53%) Clojure
4 8 (23.53%) Groovy
4 8 (23.53%) Scala
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) CISSP
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (20.59%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) NFS
3 1 (2.94%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (23.53%) Puppet
2 7 (20.59%) Ansible
2 7 (20.59%) Kibana
2 7 (20.59%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Google
2 7 (20.59%) Splunk
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) Assembla
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
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