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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GitHub
South East / Berkshire
Rank 96 125 124
Rank change year-on-year +29 -1  
Contract jobs citing GitHub 5 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.27% 0.041% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.59% 0.44% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Median daily rate £394 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £370
% change year-on-year -1.31% +2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year -78.85% -  

GitHub is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 193 226 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 10.43% 9.18% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 131 80
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £350 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £95.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -84.29% +558.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing GitHub as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Newbury - 2 £350 -
Reading - 2 £438 -
Hungerford - 1 - -
GitHub
South East

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 18 (94.74%) Jenkins
2 16 (84.21%) Subversion
3 11 (57.89%) Java
4 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
6 8 (42.11%) XML
6 8 (42.11%) TDD
6 8 (42.11%) JIRA
6 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
6 8 (42.11%) Web Application Development
6 8 (42.11%) Open Source
7 7 (36.84%) Scala
7 7 (36.84%) Functional Testing
7 7 (36.84%) Gradle
7 7 (36.84%) Ansible
7 7 (36.84%) Groovy
7 7 (36.84%) Velocity
7 7 (36.84%) Extreme Programming
7 7 (36.84%) Pair Programming
7 7 (36.84%) Spring
7 7 (36.84%) HTML
7 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
7 7 (36.84%) Servlets
7 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
7 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
8 6 (31.58%) Quality Management
8 6 (31.58%) J2EE
8 6 (31.58%) IT Strategy

GitHub
Top Related 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 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
2 4 (21.05%) Alfresco
2 4 (21.05%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) Liferay
3 1 (5.26%) Anypoint
3 1 (5.26%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) Jenkins
2 16 (84.21%) Subversion
3 8 (42.11%) JIRA
4 7 (36.84%) Gradle
5 6 (31.58%) Hudson
6 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
6 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
6 4 (21.05%) IntelliJ
7 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
1 8 (42.11%) Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) Senior DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Release Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Build Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) XML
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) Servlets
2 7 (36.84%) Spring
2 7 (36.84%) Velocity
3 6 (31.58%) J2EE
4 5 (26.32%) REST
5 4 (21.05%) JSR 168
5 4 (21.05%) Struts
5 4 (21.05%) XHTML
5 4 (21.05%) XSLT
6 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (5.26%) JMS
7 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) CentOS
3 4 (21.05%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) Debian
5 2 (10.53%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Open Source
3 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 8 (42.11%) Web Application Development
4 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
4 7 (36.84%) Extreme Programming
4 7 (36.84%) Functional Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Pair Programming
5 6 (31.58%) DevOps
5 6 (31.58%) IT Strategy
5 6 (31.58%) Quality Management
6 5 (26.32%) Microservices
7 4 (21.05%) MVC
8 2 (10.53%) Build Automation
8 2 (10.53%) Kanban
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
9 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.26%) Release Management
9 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) Groovy
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) Scala
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Ansible
2 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (31.58%) Puppet
3 2 (10.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
2 4 (21.05%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Informatica
4 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter