Period
to 26 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 26 March 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 92 88
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4 -4
Contract jobs citing GitHub 13 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.96% 0.52% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.37% 3.69% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £536 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.17% - -
East of England median daily rate £500 £500 £275
% change year-on-year - +81.82% -23.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £36.50

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 242 217 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 17.90% 14.20% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 133 71
Hertfordshire median daily rate £430 £425 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% -17.07% +20.59%
10th Percentile £241 £310 £158
90th Percentile £579 £550 £713
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.80% -4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% - -
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £42.50 £33.73
% change year-on-year -54.12% +26.02% +117.58%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Hertfordshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Hertfordshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 26 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Hertfordshire

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 26 March 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
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £538 -
Hatfield - 3 £550 -
Watford +4 1 £340 -24.44%
GitHub
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) Private Cloud
2 7 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (53.85%) Ansible
2 7 (53.85%) Puppet
2 7 (53.85%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Release Management
4 5 (38.46%) PowerCLI
5 4 (30.77%) Use Case
5 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (30.77%) Threat Management
5 4 (30.77%) Splunk
5 4 (30.77%) SIEM
5 4 (30.77%) Data Security
5 4 (30.77%) Law
6 2 (15.38%) Retail
6 2 (15.38%) Java
7 1 (7.69%) Open Source
7 1 (7.69%) SaaS
7 1 (7.69%) Mocha
7 1 (7.69%) Redis
7 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) GitLab
2 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
2 1 (7.69%) Mocha
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 4 (30.77%) Law
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) Automation Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps Consultant
4 4 (30.77%) Security Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) SIEM Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Splunk Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Chai
1 1 (7.69%) Enzyme
1 1 (7.69%) Jest
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
1 1 (7.69%) Smart Contracts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Release Management
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (30.77%) Data Security
3 4 (30.77%) SIEM
3 4 (30.77%) Threat Management
3 4 (30.77%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) API Design
4 1 (7.69%) API Development
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) ES6
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Ansible
1 7 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (53.85%) Puppet
1 7 (53.85%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 5 (38.46%) PowerCLI
3 1 (7.69%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Splunk