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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 88 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing GitHub 18 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.97% 0.12% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.95% 3.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £376 £305
% change year-on-year
+26.49% +23.11%
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
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
129 59 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.93% 3.64% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 37 6
Median daily rate £450 £385 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% -9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £501 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +32.35%

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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 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
Salford - 1 £348 -
GitHub
North West

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 23 (92.00%) Scrum
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (92.00%) TDD
2 21 (84.00%) HTML
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (84.00%) CSS
2 21 (84.00%) OO
2 21 (84.00%) HTML5
3 19 (76.00%) Open Source
3 19 (76.00%) RESTful
3 19 (76.00%) OOP
4 18 (72.00%) CSS3
5 17 (68.00%) Scala
5 17 (68.00%) Java
5 17 (68.00%) Pair Programming
6 16 (64.00%) Hibernate
6 16 (64.00%) SOA
6 16 (64.00%) Mercurial
6 16 (64.00%) Clojure
6 16 (64.00%) Spring
6 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (64.00%) Groovy
6 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
6 16 (64.00%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (64.00%) Microservices
6 16 (64.00%) Software Delivery
6 16 (64.00%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (28.00%) BDD
8 5 (20.00%) JIRA
9 4 (16.00%) Node.js

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 2 (8.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
1 16 (64.00%) Mercurial
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (12.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.00%) JsTestDriver
3 3 (12.00%) Mocha
3 3 (12.00%) QUnit
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
3 3 (12.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) Java Developer
2 17 (68.00%) Senior Developer
2 17 (68.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 16 (64.00%) Java Scala Developer
3 16 (64.00%) Scala Developer
3 16 (64.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 16 (64.00%) Senior Scala Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) CSS
1 21 (84.00%) HTML
1 21 (84.00%) HTML5
2 19 (76.00%) RESTful
3 18 (72.00%) CSS3
4 16 (64.00%) Hibernate
4 16 (64.00%) Spring
5 4 (16.00%) Node.js
6 3 (12.00%) Express
6 3 (12.00%) Web Services
6 3 (12.00%) XHTML
7 2 (8.00%) Ajax
8 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Animation
3 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Video on Demand
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (92.00%) Scrum
1 23 (92.00%) TDD
2 21 (84.00%) OO
3 19 (76.00%) OOP
3 19 (76.00%) Open Source
4 17 (68.00%) Pair Programming
5 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (64.00%) Microservices
5 16 (64.00%) SOA
5 16 (64.00%) Software Delivery
6 7 (28.00%) BDD
7 3 (12.00%) SDLC
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Content Management
8 2 (8.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
8 2 (8.00%) Time Management
9 1 (4.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (68.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) Scala
3 16 (64.00%) Clojure
3 16 (64.00%) Groovy
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (12.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe