Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 147 137
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10 +41
Contract jobs citing GitHub 23 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.53% 0.51% 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.06% 2.47% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 13
Berkshire median daily rate £431 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.47% +21.43% +24.44%
10th Percentile £262 £361 £273
90th Percentile £556 £496 £444
South East median daily rate £463 £433 £475
% change year-on-year +6.94% -8.95% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £52.50 - £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 1,117 810 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 25.95% 20.46% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 429 241
Berkshire median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £324 £313 £268
90th Percentile £625 £625 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £443
% change year-on-year - +1.52% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 7 13
Berkshire median hourly rate £48.00 £20.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +140.00% +60.00% -36.26%
10th Percentile £20.00 £15.60 £10.35
90th Percentile £83.75 £26.90 £17.14
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £18.95 £15.75
% change year-on-year +84.75% +20.29% -19.68%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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
Reading +2 14 £513 +36.67% 5
Bracknell -13 4 - - 2
Slough -2 2 - - 1
Wokingham - 2 £325 -
GitHub
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (56.52%) Java
4 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
5 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
6 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
6 10 (43.48%) DevOps
6 10 (43.48%) Kubernetes
7 8 (34.78%) Python
7 8 (34.78%) JIRA
8 7 (30.43%) Atlassian
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
8 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (30.43%) SaaS
8 7 (30.43%) PaaS
8 7 (30.43%) Confluence
9 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (26.09%) C#
9 6 (26.09%) Oracle
9 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
9 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
10 5 (21.74%) Wealth Management
10 5 (21.74%) TDD
10 5 (21.74%) .NET
10 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
10 5 (21.74%) Shell Script

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 7 (30.43%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) Drupal
3 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Mule
3 1 (4.35%) Mule ESB
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (30.43%) PaaS
2 7 (30.43%) SaaS
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (8.70%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (4.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) Cosmos DB
3 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
2 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
3 8 (34.78%) JIRA
4 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (21.74%) SonarQube
6 2 (8.70%) GitLab
6 2 (8.70%) Subversion
7 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.35%) FishEye
7 1 (4.35%) JMeter
7 1 (4.35%) Maven
7 1 (4.35%) MSTest
7 1 (4.35%) NUnit
7 1 (4.35%) Selenium
7 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (17.39%) Games
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Consultant
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
1 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
1 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (17.39%) .NET Core
3 3 (13.04%) CSS
4 2 (8.70%) Laravel
4 2 (8.70%) SOAP
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (4.35%) JMS
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) JSON
5 1 (4.35%) LINQ
5 1 (4.35%) SAML
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (43.48%) DevOps
4 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) Wealth Management
6 4 (17.39%) Open Source
6 4 (17.39%) Workflow
7 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.04%) Web Development
8 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
8 2 (8.70%) Kanban
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 1 (4.35%) CRM
9 1 (4.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Python
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) C#
5 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
6 3 (13.04%) PHP
7 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
8 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.35%) SOQL
8 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) FedRAMP
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Kubernetes
2 4 (17.39%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) CloudHub
3 1 (4.35%) Kibana
3 1 (4.35%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Atlassian
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) FNZ
4 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.35%) Sonatype