The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 126 148 142
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Contract jobs citing GitHub 17 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.94% 2.60% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 1
Median daily rate £425 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £410
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £27.75 -
% change year-on-year
+29.72% -
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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
245 154 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.78% 4.84% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 115 71
Median daily rate £450 £360 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £421 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £18.50 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.67% +72.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £18.50 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £18.50 £10.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +32.53%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in the South West

GitHub
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GitHub across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

GitHub Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

GitHub
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

GitHub Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Bristol +10 7 £363 +3.57% 1
Wiltshire - 5 £450 - 1
Devon - 3 - -
Somerset +24 1 £425 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £375 -
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 West region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 22 (62.86%) DevOps
2 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (54.29%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (45.71%) Ruby
4 16 (45.71%) C#
4 16 (45.71%) AngularJS
5 15 (42.86%) .NET
5 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 14 (40.00%) Node.js
6 14 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
7 13 (37.14%) NoSQL
7 13 (37.14%) Scrum
7 13 (37.14%) Scala
7 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
7 13 (37.14%) Linux
7 13 (37.14%) MVC
8 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
8 12 (34.29%) Microservices
9 11 (31.43%) User Experience
9 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (31.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (31.43%) Ember.js
9 11 (31.43%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (31.43%) Public Cloud
9 11 (31.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (31.43%) TDD
9 11 (31.43%) Hadoop
9 11 (31.43%) TeamCity

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (31.43%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) nginx
3 3 (8.57%) Confluence
4 2 (5.71%) CMS
4 2 (5.71%) IIS
4 2 (5.71%) Moodle
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (54.29%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (31.43%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (28.57%) Amazon S3
4 4 (11.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.86%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) NoSQL
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 11 (31.43%) Hadoop
3 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
5 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
2 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
2 11 (31.43%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (31.43%) TeamCity
3 8 (22.86%) Subversion
4 6 (17.14%) Hudson
5 3 (8.57%) Artifactory
5 3 (8.57%) Bitbucket
5 3 (8.57%) Gradle
5 3 (8.57%) JIRA
5 3 (8.57%) Maven
5 3 (8.57%) SonarQube
5 3 (8.57%) Vagrant
6 2 (5.71%) Android Studio
6 2 (5.71%) Capybara
6 2 (5.71%) git-flow
6 2 (5.71%) Grunt
6 2 (5.71%) gulp
6 2 (5.71%) JUnit
6 2 (5.71%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (8.57%) AWS Developer
6 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Release Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.86%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.86%) Principal Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) AngularJS
2 15 (42.86%) .NET
2 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 14 (40.00%) Node.js
4 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (31.43%) Ember.js
4 11 (31.43%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (20.00%) CSS
5 7 (20.00%) HTML
6 4 (11.43%) Sass
7 3 (8.57%) HTML5
7 3 (8.57%) LESS
8 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
8 2 (5.71%) CSS3
8 2 (5.71%) Dropwizard
8 2 (5.71%) Entity Framework
8 2 (5.71%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (5.71%) Meteor
8 2 (5.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Blog
1 11 (31.43%) Public Cloud
1 11 (31.43%) User Experience
2 5 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.71%) e-Learning
3 2 (5.71%) SCORM
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) CentOS
3 3 (8.57%) Android
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.71%) Unix
4 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) DevOps
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) MVC
3 13 (37.14%) Scrum
4 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
4 12 (34.29%) Microservices
5 11 (31.43%) BDD
5 11 (31.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (31.43%) CQRS
5 11 (31.43%) High Availability
5 11 (31.43%) Kanban
5 11 (31.43%) TDD
6 7 (20.00%) Open Source
7 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 4 (11.43%) Workflow
9 3 (8.57%) OO
9 3 (8.57%) OOP
9 3 (8.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 16 (45.71%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) Ruby
3 13 (37.14%) Scala
4 7 (20.00%) Java
4 7 (20.00%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) Perl
6 3 (8.57%) PHP
7 2 (5.71%) ActionScript
7 2 (5.71%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.71%) Go
8 1 (2.86%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (20.00%) Ansible
3 4 (11.43%) Puppet
3 4 (11.43%) Salt
4 2 (5.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) SaltStack
2 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.43%) Google
4 3 (8.57%) Black Duck
5 2 (5.71%) Adobe
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
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