The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 181 226 242
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +16
Contract jobs citing GitHub 69 41 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.82% 0.42% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.41% 7.14% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 35 11
Median daily rate £400 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £355 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 -
GitHub
England

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

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1076 574 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.72% 5.89% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 344 231
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £11.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £26.50 £34.00
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 the South East

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in the South East

GitHub
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GitHub across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

GitHub Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

GitHub
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GitHub across the South East region.

GitHub Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Oxfordshire +11 49 £444 +0.85% 4
Surrey +14 7 £400 -13.04% 2
Berkshire +12 7 £358 -26.56% 1
Hampshire +12 4 - - 3
East Sussex +5 2 £400 - 2
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 67 (78.82%) JavaScript
2 62 (72.94%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (63.53%) Amazon AWS
4 53 (62.35%) Jenkins
4 53 (62.35%) JSON
5 52 (61.18%) Java
6 48 (56.47%) SQL
6 48 (56.47%) AngularJS
7 47 (55.29%) Spring
8 44 (51.76%) JUnit
8 44 (51.76%) Elasticsearch
9 43 (50.59%) RESTful
9 43 (50.59%) J2EE
9 43 (50.59%) Tomcat
9 43 (50.59%) Scrum
10 42 (49.41%) Microsoft Azure
10 42 (49.41%) MongoDB
11 39 (45.88%) Kanban
11 39 (45.88%) Maven
12 37 (43.53%) JMS
12 37 (43.53%) Cloud Computing
12 37 (43.53%) Cucumber
13 36 (42.35%) Mockito
14 35 (41.18%) Couchbase
14 35 (41.18%) Spock
15 20 (23.53%) PHP
16 18 (21.18%) HTML
16 18 (21.18%) CSS
17 17 (20.00%) Multithreading
18 15 (17.65%) Git (software)

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 44 (51.76%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (50.59%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.41%) Apache
4 6 (7.06%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (5.88%) Apache Spark
5 5 (5.88%) GemFire
6 4 (4.71%) WordPress
7 1 (1.18%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.18%) CMS
7 1 (1.18%) Confluence
7 1 (1.18%) Liferay
7 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (63.53%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (49.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (43.53%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (9.41%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (5.88%) PaaS
6 3 (3.53%) Heroku
7 1 (1.18%) Engine Yard
7 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (49.41%) MongoDB
2 35 (41.18%) Couchbase
3 13 (15.29%) Big Data
4 5 (5.88%) Apache Hive
4 5 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.88%) HBase
4 5 (5.88%) OLTP
5 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.18%) GIS
Development Applications
1 53 (62.35%) Jenkins
2 44 (51.76%) JUnit
3 39 (45.88%) Maven
4 37 (43.53%) Cucumber
5 36 (42.35%) Mockito
6 35 (41.18%) Spock
7 15 (17.65%) Git (software)
8 6 (7.06%) Eclipse
8 6 (7.06%) Gradle
9 3 (3.53%) MSI
9 3 (3.53%) Subversion
9 3 (3.53%) Vagrant
10 2 (2.35%) Hudson
10 2 (2.35%) JIRA
10 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.18%) Gerrit
11 1 (1.18%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.18%) Selenium
11 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (14.12%) Publishing
2 10 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Marketing
4 2 (2.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.18%) Electronics
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (78.82%) Developer
2 47 (55.29%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.94%) AWS Developer
4 10 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Agile Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Agile Java Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Web Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Azure Developer
6 8 (9.41%) MongoDB Developer
7 7 (8.24%) PHP Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Core Java Developer
8 6 (7.06%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Technical Leader
10 4 (4.71%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (62.35%) JSON
2 48 (56.47%) AngularJS
3 47 (55.29%) Spring
4 43 (50.59%) J2EE
4 43 (50.59%) RESTful
5 37 (43.53%) JMS
6 18 (21.18%) CSS
6 18 (21.18%) HTML
7 11 (12.94%) SOAP
8 9 (10.59%) HTML5
9 8 (9.41%) CSS3
9 8 (9.41%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (9.41%) REST
9 8 (9.41%) Web Services
10 6 (7.06%) Spring Boot
11 5 (5.88%) Kafka
11 5 (5.88%) Spark Streaming
11 5 (5.88%) Spring Integration
12 4 (4.71%) jQuery
12 4 (4.71%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (8.24%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.35%) Replication
2 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.18%) Clustering
3 1 (1.18%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.18%) User Experience
3 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Linux
2 6 (7.06%) Unix
3 5 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.71%) Windows
5 3 (3.53%) CentOS
6 1 (1.18%) Debian
6 1 (1.18%) Solaris
6 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (72.94%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (50.59%) Scrum
3 39 (45.88%) Kanban
4 17 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 14 (16.47%) Web Development
6 11 (12.94%) Configuration Management
6 11 (12.94%) DevOps
7 9 (10.59%) BDD
7 9 (10.59%) TDD
8 8 (9.41%) Big Data Analytics
9 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.88%) Benchmarking
10 5 (5.88%) Validation
11 4 (4.71%) Application Packaging
11 4 (4.71%) Automated Testing
11 4 (4.71%) Build Automation
11 4 (4.71%) ETL
11 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.53%) Functional Testing
12 3 (3.53%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 67 (78.82%) JavaScript
2 52 (61.18%) Java
3 48 (56.47%) SQL
4 20 (23.53%) PHP
5 6 (7.06%) PowerShell
5 6 (7.06%) Ruby
6 5 (5.88%) C#
6 5 (5.88%) Python
6 5 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.71%) Scala
8 3 (3.53%) VBScript
9 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.35%) XPath
10 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.18%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.18%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.35%) ISO22301
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) HDFS
1 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.71%) Docker
3 2 (2.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) Ansible
2 6 (7.06%) Packer
3 3 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.53%) Puppet
3 3 (3.53%) vRealize
4 2 (2.35%) Terraform
4 2 (2.35%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 1 (1.18%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.18%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) VMware
2 8 (9.41%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.53%) Altiris
4 3 (3.53%) SAP
5 2 (2.35%) HP
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle
5 2 (2.35%) SolidFire
6 1 (1.18%) BMC
6 1 (1.18%) ESRI
6 1 (1.18%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (1.18%) Talend
6 1 (1.18%) TOWER Software
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £315 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago