Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 101 110
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9 +29
Contract jobs citing GitHub 23 43 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.97% 1.90% 1.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.43% 12.57% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 33
Leeds median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £383 £330 £325
90th Percentile £574 £599 £580
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 519 342 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 21.79% 15.15% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 260 168
Leeds median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% -1.11%
10th Percentile £325 £213 £313
90th Percentile £601 £638 £613
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Leeds median hourly rate £12.00 £20.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.46% +41.38% -
10th Percentile £9.90 £19.25 £10.85
90th Percentile £14.10 £21.75 £28.15
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £12.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +16.48% -19.35% -34.74%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Leeds

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Leeds

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Leeds over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 13 (56.52%) Java
3 13 (56.52%) Jenkins
4 10 (43.48%) Microservices
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (39.13%) JIRA
6 8 (34.78%) Scala
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) CSS
7 7 (30.43%) SOA
7 7 (30.43%) RESTful
7 7 (30.43%) Groovy
7 7 (30.43%) HTML5
8 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
8 6 (26.09%) Node.js
8 6 (26.09%) CSS3
8 6 (26.09%) React
8 6 (26.09%) Ruby
8 6 (26.09%) OO
9 5 (21.74%) OOP
9 5 (21.74%) Mercurial
9 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (21.74%) Docker
9 5 (21.74%) REST
9 5 (21.74%) Confluence
9 5 (21.74%) Clojure
9 5 (21.74%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (21.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (21.74%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.70%) Slack
3 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) npm
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Redis
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Data Lake
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Git (software)
2 13 (56.52%) Jenkins
3 9 (39.13%) JIRA
4 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
5 5 (21.74%) Mercurial
6 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
6 4 (17.39%) Selenium
7 3 (13.04%) Artifactory
8 2 (8.70%) Gatling
8 2 (8.70%) gulp
8 2 (8.70%) IntelliJ
8 2 (8.70%) JMeter
8 2 (8.70%) Sublime Text
8 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
9 1 (4.35%) Maven
9 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
9 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (4.35%) Subversion
9 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Scala Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) CSS
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) HTML5
2 7 (30.43%) RESTful
3 6 (26.09%) CSS3
3 6 (26.09%) Node.js
3 6 (26.09%) React
4 5 (21.74%) REST
5 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
5 4 (17.39%) GraphQL
6 3 (13.04%) Sass
7 2 (8.70%) Gherkin
7 2 (8.70%) LESS
7 2 (8.70%) Play Framework
7 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (8.70%) YAML
8 1 (4.35%) jQuery
8 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (4.35%) Symfony
8 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (43.48%) Microservices
2 7 (30.43%) SOA
3 6 (26.09%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 5 (21.74%) OOP
5 4 (17.39%) API Testing
5 4 (17.39%) BDD
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps
5 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Open Source
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) Java
3 8 (34.78%) Scala
4 7 (30.43%) Groovy
5 6 (26.09%) Ruby
6 5 (21.74%) Clojure
7 4 (17.39%) Go
8 2 (8.70%) PHP
9 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
9 1 (4.35%) ES6
9 1 (4.35%) Java 8
9 1 (4.35%) Perl
9 1 (4.35%) PHP 7
9 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (4.35%) Python
9 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (8.70%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Docker
1 5 (21.74%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Grafana
1 3 (13.04%) Graphite
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Consul
2 2 (8.70%) Kibana
2 2 (8.70%) Packer
2 2 (8.70%) Terraform
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
3 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.35%) Mesos
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com