Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 144 169
Rank change year-on-year +13 +25 0
Contract jobs citing GitHub 33 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.87% 0.60% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.35% 4.62% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 7
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +34.49% -18.50%
10th Percentile £363 £289 £275
90th Percentile £700 £516 £433
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £413
% change year-on-year - +15.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 758 519 549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.98% 13.00% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 296 314
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £426 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.57% +0.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £226
90th Percentile £620 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -36.26% +35.24%
10th Percentile £14.25 £11.25 £11.73
90th Percentile £25.00 £34.03 £22.43
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year +15.15% -15.86% +13.68%

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018. 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 +13 16 £375 -4.76% 5
Reading +2 11 £475 +18.75% 9
Slough -5 4 £450 -
GitHub
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 24 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (48.48%) SaaS
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (42.42%) Visual Studio Team System
4 14 (42.42%) C#
5 12 (36.36%) Java
5 12 (36.36%) Linux
5 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 12 (36.36%) Logistics
6 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (33.33%) OO
6 11 (33.33%) DevOps
6 11 (33.33%) Serverless
7 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
8 9 (27.27%) .NET
8 9 (27.27%) Web Services
8 9 (27.27%) TDD
8 9 (27.27%) Puppet
8 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
8 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
9 8 (24.24%) Deployment Automation
9 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
9 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
9 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (24.24%) CSS
10 7 (21.21%) PHP
10 7 (21.21%) BDD
11 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef

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 3 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (48.48%) SaaS
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (33.33%) Serverless
4 5 (15.15%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (15.15%) Azure Functions
5 2 (6.06%) Force.com
6 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.03%) IaaS
6 1 (3.03%) PaaS
6 1 (3.03%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
1 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
1 5 (15.15%) VPN
2 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Cosmos DB
1 5 (15.15%) RDBMS
1 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (42.42%) Visual Studio Team System
3 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 6 (18.18%) Cucumber
6 5 (15.15%) JMeter
6 5 (15.15%) Selenium
7 4 (12.12%) Maven
8 3 (9.09%) Protractor
8 3 (9.09%) RSpec
8 3 (9.09%) Subversion
8 3 (9.09%) Vagrant
9 2 (6.06%) Hudson
9 2 (6.06%) Jasmine
9 2 (6.06%) JIRA
9 2 (6.06%) Mocha
10 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
10 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
10 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
10 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Lead .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Lead Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Angular Developer
4 5 (15.15%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Automation Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Azure Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Automation Developer
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Salesforce Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
1 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
1 9 (27.27%) Web Services
2 8 (24.24%) CSS
3 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
3 5 (15.15%) HTML
3 5 (15.15%) HTML5
3 5 (15.15%) SAML
4 4 (12.12%) jQuery
4 4 (12.12%) JSON
4 4 (12.12%) REST
5 3 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (9.09%) Node.js
5 3 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (6.06%) Angular 2
6 2 (6.06%) Sass
6 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (6.06%) Visualforce
6 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) PKI
2 3 (9.09%) e-Health
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.06%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (36.36%) Logistics
3 11 (33.33%) DevOps
3 11 (33.33%) OO
4 9 (27.27%) TDD
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (24.24%) Deployment Automation
5 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
6 7 (21.21%) BDD
7 5 (15.15%) ETL
7 5 (15.15%) OOP
7 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (12.12%) Microservices
8 4 (12.12%) MVC
9 3 (9.09%) Kanban
9 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Visualisation
9 3 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) C#
2 12 (36.36%) Java
3 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
6 7 (21.21%) PHP
7 5 (15.15%) SQL
8 3 (9.09%) Groovy
8 3 (9.09%) Python
8 3 (9.09%) Ruby
9 2 (6.06%) Apex Code
9 2 (6.06%) ES6
9 2 (6.06%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) MCP
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Docker
2 5 (15.15%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Puppet
2 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (15.15%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (15.15%) Terraform
4 4 (12.12%) Ansible
5 3 (9.09%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) CA
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco
2 3 (9.09%) NetApp
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Splunk
3 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com