Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 144 174
Rank change year-on-year -9 +30 +6
Contract jobs citing GitHub 15 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.37% 0.41% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.95% 3.85% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 3
Berkshire median daily rate £513 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.67% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £375 £312 £374
90th Percentile £565 £472 £518
South East median daily rate £425 £500 £428
% change year-on-year -15.00% +16.96% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £28.00
South East median hourly rate - - £28.00

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 770 416 499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.09% 10.75% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 230 307
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £316 £213 £310
90th Percentile £624 £550 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.11 £15.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.73% -37.50% +65.52%
10th Percentile £15.10 £11.56 £14.75
90th Percentile £20.95 £16.34 £108.13
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £15.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +20.73% -26.83% +2.50%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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
Reading +4 6 £388 -11.43% 3
Slough +3 5 £450 +42.97%
Newbury -20 2 £519 +48.21%
Bracknell -5 1 £400 +14.29%
Maidenhead - 1 £575 -
GitHub
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 10 (66.67%) Docker
2 9 (60.00%) DevOps
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) REST
4 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
5 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (40.00%) Puppet
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (40.00%) MVC
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) PHP
5 6 (40.00%) ETL
6 5 (33.33%) OO
6 5 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 5 (33.33%) JSON
6 5 (33.33%) Vagrant
7 4 (26.67%) Ruby
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (26.67%) Open Source
7 4 (26.67%) IaaS
7 4 (26.67%) Big Data
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
7 4 (26.67%) Java
8 3 (20.00%) HTML

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 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) nginx
2 2 (13.33%) WordPress
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) IaaS
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (13.33%) PaaS
3 2 (13.33%) Slack
3 2 (13.33%) Trello
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (6.67%) Bluemix
4 1 (6.67%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Big Data
3 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) Star Schema
5 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (6.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.67%) gulp
5 1 (6.67%) Maven
5 1 (6.67%) Protractor
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
5 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 2 (13.33%) Billing
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) REST
2 5 (33.33%) JSON
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) CSS3
4 3 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) Kafka
4 3 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (20.00%) RESTful
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (13.33%) Google Maps API
5 2 (13.33%) Laravel
5 2 (13.33%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (13.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) e-Health
2 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) DevOps
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) ETL
3 6 (40.00%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (26.67%) Open Source
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) Microservices
6 3 (20.00%) OOP
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (13.33%) API Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) Kanban
7 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
7 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
7 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
7 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) PHP
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Ruby
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) PHP 7
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) ES6
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) AWS Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Flume
3 1 (6.67%) BitLocker
3 1 (6.67%) HDFS
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Puppet
2 3 (20.00%) Ansible
2 3 (20.00%) Capistrano
2 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (13.33%) Rancher
4 1 (6.67%) Ambari
4 1 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (6.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) CA
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) NetApp
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Google
3 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (13.33%) Twitter
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Tableau