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 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 227 249 243
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Contract jobs citing GitHub 37 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.30% 0.099%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.06% 4.95% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 3
Median daily rate £413 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £461 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £376 £310
% change year-on-year
+26.49% +21.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
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
911 586 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.28% 6.13% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 353 175
Median daily rate £445 £408 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.20% +16.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 8
Median hourly rate £19.61 £17.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% +37.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £10.00 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.60 £39.00 £68.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +29.41%

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 July 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 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
Oxfordshire +19 24 £475 +11.43% 8
Surrey 0 5 £413 -2.94% 2
Hampshire +2 2 £375 +7.14% 3
West Sussex -4 2 £485 +33.79%
Berkshire -6 2 £281 -34.59% 1
Middlesex -2 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £400 - 2
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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

1 42 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 37 (68.52%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (59.26%) JSON
4 32 (59.26%) AngularJS
4 32 (59.26%) Jenkins
5 31 (57.41%) Elasticsearch
6 30 (55.56%) Java
7 26 (48.15%) Spring
7 26 (48.15%) RESTful
7 26 (48.15%) JUnit
7 26 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 25 (46.30%) SQL
8 25 (46.30%) J2EE
8 25 (46.30%) Scrum
9 24 (44.44%) Maven
10 23 (42.59%) Tomcat
11 22 (40.74%) MongoDB
12 21 (38.89%) Cucumber
12 21 (38.89%) JMS
12 21 (38.89%) Cloud Computing
12 21 (38.89%) Kanban
13 20 (37.04%) Mockito
14 19 (35.19%) Couchbase
14 19 (35.19%) Spock
15 14 (25.93%) DevOps
15 14 (25.93%) PHP
16 13 (24.07%) SOAP
16 13 (24.07%) VMware
16 13 (24.07%) RabbitMQ

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 31 (57.41%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (42.59%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.70%) CMS
4 2 (3.70%) WordPress
5 1 (1.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.85%) Confluence
5 1 (1.85%) GemFire
5 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Magento
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (68.52%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (38.89%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (18.52%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (3.70%) PaaS
6 1 (1.85%) Engine Yard
6 1 (1.85%) Heroku
6 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) MongoDB
2 19 (35.19%) Couchbase
3 11 (20.37%) Big Data
4 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.85%) GIS
7 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.85%) HBase
7 1 (1.85%) InfluxDB
7 1 (1.85%) OLTP
7 1 (1.85%) Redis
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (59.26%) Jenkins
2 26 (48.15%) JUnit
3 24 (44.44%) Maven
4 21 (38.89%) Cucumber
5 20 (37.04%) Mockito
6 19 (35.19%) Spock
7 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
8 4 (7.41%) GitLab
9 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
9 2 (3.70%) Gerrit
9 2 (3.70%) Gradle
9 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.85%) Grunt
10 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.85%) JIRA
10 1 (1.85%) Selenium
10 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.85%) Subversion
10 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (11.11%) Publishing
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (77.78%) Developer
2 28 (51.85%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.11%) AWS Developer
3 6 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Web Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Agile Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Angular Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Architect
5 3 (5.56%) AWS Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Azure Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Big Data Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Core Java Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Data Architect
5 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) MongoDB Developer
6 2 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (59.26%) AngularJS
1 32 (59.26%) JSON
2 26 (48.15%) RESTful
2 26 (48.15%) Spring
3 25 (46.30%) J2EE
4 21 (38.89%) JMS
5 13 (24.07%) RabbitMQ
5 13 (24.07%) SOAP
6 10 (18.52%) CSS
7 9 (16.67%) HTML
8 8 (14.81%) HTML5
9 6 (11.11%) CSS3
9 6 (11.11%) REST
10 4 (7.41%) .NET
10 4 (7.41%) Ajax
10 4 (7.41%) jQuery
10 4 (7.41%) Web Services
11 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
11 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (5.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.85%) Blog
2 1 (1.85%) Clustering
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.85%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.85%) Replication
2 1 (1.85%) User Experience
2 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) Unix
3 2 (3.70%) Windows
4 1 (1.85%) CentOS
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) Scrum
3 21 (38.89%) Kanban
4 14 (25.93%) DevOps
5 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
6 10 (18.52%) Big Data Analytics
6 10 (18.52%) Multithreading
7 6 (11.11%) Web Development
8 5 (9.26%) TDD
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.56%) Automated Testing
10 3 (5.56%) MVC
10 3 (5.56%) Open Source
10 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.70%) BDD
11 2 (3.70%) Benchmarking
11 2 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (3.70%) Front End Development
11 2 (3.70%) SOA
11 2 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 42 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 30 (55.56%) Java
3 25 (46.30%) SQL
4 14 (25.93%) PHP
5 5 (9.26%) Python
5 5 (9.26%) Ruby
6 4 (7.41%) C#
7 2 (3.70%) Scala
7 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.85%) Erlang
8 1 (1.85%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
1 1 (1.85%) HDFS
1 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.85%) Cobbler
2 1 (1.85%) Kibana
2 1 (1.85%) logstash
2 1 (1.85%) Nagios
2 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.85%) Packer
2 1 (1.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) VMware
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.85%) BMC
3 1 (1.85%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.85%) ESRI
3 1 (1.85%) SAP
3 1 (1.85%) Talend
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