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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 82 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing GitHub 24 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.32% 0.37% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.57% 9.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 0
Median daily rate £500 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 -
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
191 74 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.49% 3.94% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 49 15
Median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.64 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

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 29 September 2016.

GitHub Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 33 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (68.18%) Git (software)
2 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (59.09%) Scrum
3 26 (59.09%) TDD
4 25 (56.82%) HTML
4 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
4 25 (56.82%) OO
4 25 (56.82%) CSS
4 25 (56.82%) HTML5
5 22 (50.00%) Open Source
5 22 (50.00%) CSS3
5 22 (50.00%) RESTful
5 22 (50.00%) OOP
6 21 (47.73%) Java
7 20 (45.45%) Pair Programming
7 20 (45.45%) Scala
7 20 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
8 19 (43.18%) Mercurial
8 19 (43.18%) Groovy
8 19 (43.18%) Clojure
8 19 (43.18%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (43.18%) Microservices
8 19 (43.18%) Software Delivery
8 19 (43.18%) Hibernate
8 19 (43.18%) Spring
8 19 (43.18%) SOA
9 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
10 11 (25.00%) BDD
11 8 (18.18%) DevOps

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 4 (9.09%) Drupal
1 4 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.82%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Magnolia
3 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.36%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.27%) Silverpop
3 1 (2.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) TETRA
1 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 30 (68.18%) Git (software)
2 19 (43.18%) Mercurial
3 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
4 8 (18.18%) JIRA
5 7 (15.91%) Cucumber
6 4 (9.09%) Bitbucket
6 4 (9.09%) JMeter
7 3 (6.82%) Jasmine
7 3 (6.82%) JsTestDriver
7 3 (6.82%) Mocha
7 3 (6.82%) QUnit
7 3 (6.82%) Selenium
7 3 (6.82%) Subversion
8 1 (2.27%) Grunt
8 1 (2.27%) gulp
8 1 (2.27%) PhpStorm
General
1 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Developer
2 20 (45.45%) Java Developer
2 20 (45.45%) Senior Developer
2 20 (45.45%) Senior Java Developer
3 19 (43.18%) Java Scala Developer
3 19 (43.18%) Scala Developer
3 19 (43.18%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 19 (43.18%) Senior Scala Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Lead DevOps
5 6 (13.64%) Architect
5 6 (13.64%) Consultant
5 6 (13.64%) DevOps Architect
5 6 (13.64%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Drupal Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.82%) IT Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) IT Security Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Security Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) CSS
1 25 (56.82%) HTML
1 25 (56.82%) HTML5
2 22 (50.00%) CSS3
2 22 (50.00%) RESTful
3 19 (43.18%) Hibernate
3 19 (43.18%) Spring
4 6 (13.64%) Web Services
5 4 (9.09%) ELK Stack
5 4 (9.09%) Node.js
6 3 (6.82%) Express
6 3 (6.82%) XHTML
7 2 (4.55%) Ajax
8 1 (2.27%) jQuery
8 1 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Animation
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (59.09%) Scrum
3 26 (59.09%) TDD
4 25 (56.82%) OO
5 22 (50.00%) OOP
5 22 (50.00%) Open Source
6 20 (45.45%) Pair Programming
7 19 (43.18%) Microservices
7 19 (43.18%) SOA
7 19 (43.18%) Software Delivery
8 11 (25.00%) BDD
9 8 (18.18%) DevOps
10 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
11 5 (11.36%) Analytics
12 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
13 3 (6.82%) Information Security
13 3 (6.82%) Service Management
13 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) JavaScript
2 21 (47.73%) Java
3 20 (45.45%) Scala
4 19 (43.18%) Clojure
4 19 (43.18%) Groovy
5 7 (15.91%) Python
6 3 (6.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) CISSP
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (45.45%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (15.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Ansible
1 4 (9.09%) Kibana
1 4 (9.09%) logstash
1 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Google
2 4 (9.09%) Splunk
3 2 (4.55%) Adobe
4 1 (2.27%) Assembla
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com