Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 73 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +86
Contract jobs citing GitHub 34 29 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.13% 3.37% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.61% 21.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 0
Essex median daily rate £475 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.73% - -
East of England median daily rate £463 £275 £310
% change year-on-year +68.18% -11.29% -20.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 0
Essex median hourly rate £70.00 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.67% - -
East of England median hourly rate £70.00 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year +68.67% - -

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 Essex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 144 137 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 17.48% 15.91% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 79 30
Essex median daily rate £475 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +28.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £348 £275 £225
90th Percentile £650 £620 £463
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 0
Essex median hourly rate £70.00 £40.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.78% - -
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £37.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -51.35% +134.92% -60.63%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Essex

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Essex

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Essex over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Essex

GitHub
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GitHub in Essex

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Essex region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Southend-on-Sea - 15 £512 - 1
Brentwood +1 4 £450 -
GitHub
East of England

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

1 23 (67.65%) Java
1 23 (67.65%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (47.06%) Linux
4 16 (47.06%) DevOps
5 15 (44.12%) Ansible
6 14 (41.18%) MVC
6 14 (41.18%) Python
6 14 (41.18%) Core Data
7 13 (38.24%) Ruby
7 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
8 12 (35.29%) TDD
8 12 (35.29%) JIRA
8 12 (35.29%) XML
8 12 (35.29%) Deployment Automation
9 11 (32.35%) HTML
9 11 (32.35%) JSON
10 10 (29.41%) Pair Programming
10 10 (29.41%) Animation
10 10 (29.41%) OOA/OOD
10 10 (29.41%) OOD
10 10 (29.41%) JUnit
10 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
10 10 (29.41%) Perl
10 10 (29.41%) Calabash
10 10 (29.41%) Gradle
10 10 (29.41%) Android
10 10 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (29.41%) RESTful

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (14.71%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.76%) Apache
2 4 (11.76%) JBoss
2 4 (11.76%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (8.82%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) G Suite
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
1 4 (11.76%) SSL
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
2 12 (35.29%) JIRA
3 10 (29.41%) Calabash
3 10 (29.41%) Gradle
3 10 (29.41%) JUnit
4 9 (26.47%) GitLab
5 4 (11.76%) CocoaPods
5 4 (11.76%) Xcode
6 3 (8.82%) Android Studio
6 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
7 2 (5.88%) Mercurial
7 2 (5.88%) Subversion
8 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Android Developer
4 4 (11.76%) iOS Developer
5 2 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) DBA
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (2.94%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.94%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) Core Data
2 12 (35.29%) XML
3 11 (32.35%) HTML
3 11 (32.35%) JSON
4 10 (29.41%) Android SDK
4 10 (29.41%) Core Animation
4 10 (29.41%) RESTful
5 4 (11.76%) J2EE
5 4 (11.76%) Middleware
6 3 (8.82%) Web Services
7 2 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (2.94%) CSS
8 1 (2.94%) JSP
8 1 (2.94%) Play Framework
8 1 (2.94%) REST
8 1 (2.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Animation
2 7 (20.59%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) Android
2 10 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.76%) Solaris
3 4 (11.76%) Unix
4 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (47.06%) DevOps
4 14 (41.18%) MVC
5 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
6 12 (35.29%) Deployment Automation
6 12 (35.29%) TDD
7 10 (29.41%) Android Development
7 10 (29.41%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (29.41%) OOD
7 10 (29.41%) Pair Programming
7 10 (29.41%) Push Notifications
8 9 (26.47%) ITIL
8 9 (26.47%) Software Delivery
8 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
9 8 (23.53%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (23.53%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (20.59%) Open Source
11 4 (11.76%) iOS Development
11 4 (11.76%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) Python
3 13 (38.24%) Ruby
4 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 10 (29.41%) Perl
5 7 (20.59%) C
6 4 (11.76%) Apple Swift
6 4 (11.76%) Go
6 4 (11.76%) Objective-C
6 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 3 (8.82%) Scala
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) Ansible
2 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.88%) Puppet
3 2 (5.88%) Salt
4 1 (2.94%) Consul
4 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Atlassian
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) BEA
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.76%) webMethods
4 2 (5.88%) Google