Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 141 151 139
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12 +31
Contract jobs citing GitHub 31 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.75% 0.61% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.33% 3.35% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 15
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £513 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.32% +60.41% -20.37%
10th Percentile £363 £375 £296
90th Percentile £700 £548 £463
South East median daily rate £483 £450 £444
% change year-on-year +7.29% +1.41% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 930 747 497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.52% 18.26% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 430 271
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £255
90th Percentile £615 £588 £595
South East median daily rate £475 £445 £450
% change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 6
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.30 £18.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.59% -4.03% +24.34%
10th Percentile £13.20 £12.98 £14.77
90th Percentile £46.50 £39.23 £28.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.06
% change year-on-year +12.90% -9.14% +3.39%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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
Bracknell +7 16 £375 -10.45% 8
Reading -3 9 £475 +18.75% 9
Newbury +4 2 £588 +14.63%
Slough -19 1 £475 -5.00%
GitHub
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 18 (58.06%) Jenkins
2 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
3 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (41.94%) Ansible
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (35.48%) Subversion
5 11 (35.48%) Java
6 10 (32.26%) C#
6 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
6 10 (32.26%) DevOps
7 9 (29.03%) SonarQube
7 9 (29.03%) JIRA
8 8 (25.81%) TDD
9 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
9 7 (22.58%) Web Services
9 7 (22.58%) Windows
10 6 (19.35%) Linux
10 6 (19.35%) CSS
10 6 (19.35%) OO
10 6 (19.35%) Workflow
10 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (19.35%) GitLab
11 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (16.13%) SaaS
11 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
11 5 (16.13%) BDD
11 5 (16.13%) Release Management
11 5 (16.13%) JSON
11 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio Team System

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 4 (12.90%) Confluence
2 3 (9.68%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (9.68%) CMS
2 3 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (16.13%) SaaS
4 3 (9.68%) Force.com
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.23%) Apigee
5 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.23%) Azure Functions
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.23%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (3.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) HTTP
2 3 (9.68%) HTTPS
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) SMTP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.23%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) HBase
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Parquet
2 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Jenkins
2 15 (48.39%) Git (software)
3 11 (35.48%) Subversion
4 9 (29.03%) JIRA
4 9 (29.03%) SonarQube
5 6 (19.35%) GitLab
6 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
6 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (12.90%) Maven
7 4 (12.90%) Selenium
7 4 (12.90%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (9.68%) JMeter
8 3 (9.68%) Protractor
8 3 (9.68%) RSpec
9 2 (6.45%) Bitbucket
9 2 (6.45%) Jasmine
9 2 (6.45%) Mocha
10 1 (3.23%) Gradle
10 1 (3.23%) Spinnaker
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Azure Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Lead .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Lead Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Salesforce Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Angular Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.45%) JIRA Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Web Services
2 6 (19.35%) CSS
3 5 (16.13%) JSON
4 4 (12.90%) .NET
4 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.68%) Ajax
5 3 (9.68%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (9.68%) HTML
5 3 (9.68%) HTML5
5 3 (9.68%) Visualforce
5 3 (9.68%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) Angular 2
6 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.45%) Middleware
6 2 (6.45%) Sass
6 2 (6.45%) Spring
6 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.23%) JDBC
7 1 (3.23%) SAML
7 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Life Science
2 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) DevOps
3 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
4 8 (25.81%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) OO
5 6 (19.35%) Workflow
6 5 (16.13%) BDD
6 5 (16.13%) Migration
6 5 (16.13%) Release Management
7 4 (12.90%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (12.90%) Kanban
7 4 (12.90%) Prototyping
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.68%) Microservices
8 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Logistics
9 2 (6.45%) MVC
9 2 (6.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) C#
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.90%) PHP
4 4 (12.90%) Python
5 3 (9.68%) Apex Code
5 3 (9.68%) Groovy
6 2 (6.45%) ES6
6 2 (6.45%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) AWS Certification
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.23%) HDFS
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) Ansible
2 3 (9.68%) Kibana
2 3 (9.68%) logstash
2 3 (9.68%) Terraform
3 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.45%) Puppet
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (3.23%) Mesos
4 1 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.90%) Atlassian
2 4 (12.90%) Splunk
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.23%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Xamarin