Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for GitHub skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GitHub over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

GitHub
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 157 172
Rank change year-on-year +18 +15 +8
Contract jobs citing GitHub 30 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.73% 0.51% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.72% 4.32% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 9
Berkshire median daily rate £488 £320 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.58% -25.70% +32.31%
10th Percentile £375 £279 £353
90th Percentile £538 £456 £520
South East median daily rate £463 £438 £407
% change year-on-year +5.71% +7.63% +20.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £27.50
South East median hourly rate - - £27.50

GitHub is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 635 509 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.46% 11.84% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 265 172
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £313 £250 £221
90th Percentile £588 £605 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £422
% change year-on-year -2.86% +3.80% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £18.03 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.58% +24.34% -63.75%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.73 £11.00
90th Percentile £38.18 £22.12 £28.08
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £18.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -12.33% +14.06% +11.30%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Berkshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GitHub in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Berkshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Berkshire

GitHub
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GitHub in Berkshire

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +8 11 £500 +57.23%
Bracknell - 5 £419 -
Reading +6 4 £400 -8.57% 1
Newbury - 3 £513 -
Ascot - 2 - -
GitHub
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (46.67%) Docker
3 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (36.67%) Python
4 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
5 10 (33.33%) DevOps
5 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (30.00%) Web Services
7 8 (26.67%) Java
7 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
8 7 (23.33%) ETL
8 7 (23.33%) REST
9 6 (20.00%) Big Data
9 6 (20.00%) Apache Hive
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
9 6 (20.00%) JSON
9 6 (20.00%) Ruby
9 6 (20.00%) HTML
9 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (20.00%) Kafka
9 6 (20.00%) IaaS
9 6 (20.00%) Apache Spark
10 5 (16.67%) Spark Streaming
10 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (16.67%) Trello
10 5 (16.67%) Ansible
10 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 5 (16.67%) Finance

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (13.33%) Confluence
3 3 (10.00%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) WordPress
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (20.00%) IaaS
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (16.67%) Trello
4 4 (13.33%) Bluemix
4 4 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (13.33%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (13.33%) Slack
5 3 (10.00%) npm
5 3 (10.00%) PaaS
6 2 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (6.67%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (3.33%) Route 53
7 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 6 (20.00%) Big Data
1 6 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) Star Schema
3 4 (13.33%) Sqoop
4 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.67%) MySQL
4 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (10.00%) RSpec
4 3 (10.00%) Sublime Text
4 3 (10.00%) TextMate
5 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.67%) Xcode
6 1 (3.33%) Grunt
6 1 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (3.33%) Visual Composer
6 1 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Billing
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Big Data Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Data Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Hadoop Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) C# WCF Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Designer
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) iOS Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.67%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Web Services
2 7 (23.33%) REST
3 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (20.00%) JSON
3 6 (20.00%) Kafka
4 5 (16.67%) Spark Streaming
5 4 (13.33%) .NET
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (13.33%) CSS
5 4 (13.33%) HTML5
5 4 (13.33%) PySpark
5 4 (13.33%) React
5 4 (13.33%) Sass
6 3 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (6.67%) Core Data
7 2 (6.67%) CSS3
7 2 (6.67%) Flask
7 2 (6.67%) MEAN Stack
7 2 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) DevOps
3 7 (23.33%) ETL
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.67%) Open Source
5 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (10.00%) Patch Management
7 2 (6.67%) API Development
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
7 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.67%) Microservices
7 2 (6.67%) OOD
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Python
2 8 (26.67%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.00%) Ruby
5 4 (13.33%) PHP
6 2 (6.67%) Apple Swift
6 2 (6.67%) C#
6 2 (6.67%) ES6
6 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.67%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) XPath
7 1 (3.33%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) AWS Certification
2 3 (10.00%) CCNP
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Docker
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Flume
2 4 (13.33%) HDFS
3 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Ansible
1 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (13.33%) Ambari
2 4 (13.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 4 (13.33%) Oozie
2 4 (13.33%) Rancher
3 3 (10.00%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) Salt
4 1 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (13.33%) ServiceNow
3 4 (13.33%) Tableau
4 3 (10.00%) Juniper
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) F5