Period
to 23 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 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 West > Devon
6 months to
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 51 60
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 -11
Contract jobs citing GitHub 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.62% 0.60% 1.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.83% 1.91% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Devon median daily rate £450 £463 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +18.59% -
10th Percentile £405 £419 £346
90th Percentile £470 £516 £410
South West median daily rate £500 £409 £450
% change year-on-year +22.32% -9.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Devon with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 218 157 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 33.59% 31.59% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 87 68
Devon median daily rate £475 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +9.38% +11.42%
10th Percentile £338 £293 £303
90th Percentile £613 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £385
% change year-on-year +11.76% +10.39% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Devon median hourly rate £17.00 £27.75 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.74% +16.84% -15.18%
10th Percentile £14.00 £9.50 £13.63
90th Percentile £68.75 £93.75 £32.88
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +100.00% -63.16% +137.50%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Devon

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GitHub in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Devon

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Devon region over the 6 months to 23 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
Exeter -6 3 £425 -8.11% 4
Plymouth - 1 £450 - 1
GitHub
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Devon region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Microservices
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) RSpec
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) WSO2
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Trello
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) Doctrine
2 1 (25.00%) SDET
2 1 (25.00%) Protractor
2 1 (25.00%) CircleCI
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) CircleCI
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) Protractor
1 1 (25.00%) RSpec
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Doctrine
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Microservices
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SDET
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) WSO2
1 1 (25.00%) Zend