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 23 June 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.

GitHub
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 123 110
Rank change year-on-year +29 -13  
Contract jobs citing GitHub 10 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.55% 0.042% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.15% 0.39% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Median daily rate £350 £263 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £263 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £485 £375
% change year-on-year -2.06% +29.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +27.69% -  

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 194 259 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 10.58% 10.96% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 161 80
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £229 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £19.61 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.25% +6.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.14 £26.75
% change year-on-year +79.64% -39.65%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 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
Reading +16 3 £375 +42.85% 2
Bracknell - 2 £340 -
Ascot - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £425 - 1
GitHub
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (46.67%) DevOps
3 6 (40.00%) Ansible
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) Subversion
4 5 (33.33%) Ruby
4 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 5 (33.33%) PHP
4 5 (33.33%) MySQL
4 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (33.33%) Puppet
5 4 (26.67%) Sass
5 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (20.00%) CentOS
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Apache
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) Workflow
6 3 (20.00%) Rackspace
6 3 (20.00%) Hudson
7 2 (13.33%) Node.js
7 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012

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
2 2 (13.33%) WordPress
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Subversion
3 3 (20.00%) Hudson
4 2 (13.33%) Bower
4 2 (13.33%) Grunt
4 2 (13.33%) Yeoman
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (6.67%) GitLab
5 1 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Release Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Build and Release Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Build Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Magento Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) Sass
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) LAMP
3 2 (13.33%) MEAN Stack
3 2 (13.33%) Node.js
4 1 (6.67%) Laravel
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (6.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) CentOS
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 2 (13.33%) Build Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) SMACSS
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Task Automation
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) PHP
2 5 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) vCloud
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Ansible
2 5 (33.33%) Puppet
3 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (6.67%) Salt
4 1 (6.67%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (20.00%) Rackspace
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Twitter
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
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