The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GitHub 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
GitHub
North West

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
108 52 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.96% 3.64% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 37 8
Average daily rate £425 £384 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% +18.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £532 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £18.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GitHub across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing GitHub also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GitHub.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) TDD
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
4 9 (64.29%) OO
5 7 (50.00%) OOP
5 7 (50.00%) HTML5
6 6 (42.86%) Animation
6 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
6 6 (42.86%) XHTML
6 6 (42.86%) Subversion
6 6 (42.86%) QUnit
6 6 (42.86%) Jasmine
6 6 (42.86%) JsTestDriver
7 5 (35.71%) RESTful
7 5 (35.71%) Open Source
8 4 (28.57%) Mocha
8 4 (28.57%) jQuery
8 4 (28.57%) Video on Demand
8 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
8 4 (28.57%) BDD
8 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 4 (28.57%) JIRA
8 4 (28.57%) QA
8 4 (28.57%) Selenium
8 4 (28.57%) IPTV
8 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (28.57%) Web Services

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing GitHub also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GitHub. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQLite
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Jasmine
1 6 (42.86%) JsTestDriver
1 6 (42.86%) QUnit
1 6 (42.86%) Subversion
2 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Mocha
2 4 (28.57%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Grunt
3 1 (7.14%) gulp
3 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.14%) NuGet
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Scala Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Scala Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (42.86%) XHTML
4 5 (35.71%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) Express
6 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (7.14%) .NET
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
8 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (7.14%) CSS3
8 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
8 1 (7.14%) Laravel
8 1 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Animation
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Media
2 4 (28.57%) IPTV
2 4 (28.57%) Video on Demand
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
2 11 (78.57%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) OO
4 7 (50.00%) OOP
5 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Open Source
7 4 (28.57%) BDD
7 4 (28.57%) SDLC
8 3 (21.43%) MVC
8 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 2 (14.29%) OO PHP
10 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (7.14%) Microservices
10 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
10 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 1 (7.14%) Service Management
10 1 (7.14%) SOA
10 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Clojure
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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