Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 143 167
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24 +6
Contract jobs citing GitHub 25 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.61% 0.52% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.37% 4.26% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 4
Berkshire median daily rate £506 £320 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.45% -20.37% +27.38%
10th Percentile £375 £296 £363
90th Percentile £546 £463 £508
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +13.33%
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 742 493 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.09% 12.27% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 267 208
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £313 £253 £243
90th Percentile £588 £597 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.30 £18.03 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.03% +24.34% -63.75%
10th Percentile £12.98 £14.77 £11.00
90th Percentile £39.23 £28.75 £44.63
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £17.06 £16.50
% change year-on-year -9.14% +3.39% +29.41%

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 January 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 19 January 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
Slough +5 11 £500 +57.23%
Reading 0 4 £400 -8.57% 5
Bracknell - 4 £419 - 1
Newbury - 3 £513 -
Maidenhead - 1 £575 - 3
GitHub
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 15 (60.00%) Docker
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 10 (40.00%) Python
5 8 (32.00%) Java
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (28.00%) JSON
6 7 (28.00%) REST
6 7 (28.00%) Big Data
6 7 (28.00%) Web Services
6 7 (28.00%) ETL
6 7 (28.00%) DevOps
7 6 (24.00%) Apache Spark
7 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (24.00%) Kafka
7 6 (24.00%) IaaS
7 6 (24.00%) Apache Hive
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
8 5 (20.00%) Open Source
8 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (20.00%) HTML
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (20.00%) Star Schema
8 5 (20.00%) CSS
8 5 (20.00%) IBM
8 5 (20.00%) MVC

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 6 (24.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) Confluence
3 2 (8.00%) WordPress
4 1 (4.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (24.00%) IaaS
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (20.00%) Trello
4 4 (16.00%) Bluemix
4 4 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (16.00%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (16.00%) Slack
5 3 (12.00%) PaaS
6 2 (8.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (4.00%) npm
7 1 (4.00%) Route 53
7 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Big Data
2 6 (24.00%) Apache Hive
2 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.00%) Star Schema
4 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (16.00%) Sqoop
5 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.00%) JIRA
4 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.00%) Xcode
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.00%) Grunt
5 1 (4.00%) Maven
5 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.00%) Visual Composer
5 1 (4.00%) webpack
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Billing
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Data Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Hadoop Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# WCF Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Designer
4 2 (8.00%) iOS Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) WCF Developer
4 2 (8.00%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) JSON
1 7 (28.00%) REST
1 7 (28.00%) Web Services
2 6 (24.00%) Kafka
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) Spark Streaming
4 4 (16.00%) .NET
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.00%) HTML5
4 4 (16.00%) PySpark
4 4 (16.00%) React
4 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (12.00%) CSS3
5 3 (12.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.00%) XML
6 2 (8.00%) SOAP
6 2 (8.00%) WSDL
6 2 (8.00%) XSD
6 2 (8.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) DevOps
2 7 (28.00%) ETL
3 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.00%) Open Source
4 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (12.00%) Kanban
5 3 (12.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) API Development
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.00%) Microservices
6 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.00%) Operations Management
6 2 (8.00%) SOLID
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) Apple Swift
5 2 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) ES6
5 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) XPath
6 1 (4.00%) GraphQL
6 1 (4.00%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) AWS Certification
1 3 (12.00%) CCNP
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) MCP
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Docker
2 4 (16.00%) Apache Flume
2 4 (16.00%) HDFS
3 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Ansible
2 4 (16.00%) Ambari
2 4 (16.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (16.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (16.00%) Oozie
2 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.00%) Rancher
3 2 (8.00%) Puppet
4 1 (4.00%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) IBM
3 4 (16.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (16.00%) Tableau
4 3 (12.00%) Juniper
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter