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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for GitHub Actions skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GitHub Actions over the 6 months to 4 July 2022 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 Actions
England > London
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 450 465 396
Rank change year-on-year +15 -69 -
Contract jobs citing GitHub Actions 157 42 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.15% 0.028%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.04% 0.39% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 20 3
10th Percentile £483 £354 £250
25th Percentile £538 £422 £306
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 £525 £400
Median % change year-on-year +23.81% +31.25% -
75th Percentile £700 £575 £500
90th Percentile £778 £620 £560
England median daily rate £638 £525 £400
% change year-on-year +21.43% +31.25% -

GitHub Actions 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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 15,111 10,777 6,029
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.90% 38.90% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,320 7,854 4,536
10th Percentile £397 £369 £350
25th Percentile £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £530 £525
Median % change year-on-year +8.49% +0.95% -
75th Percentile £688 £638 £625
90th Percentile £775 £700 £713
England median daily rate £550 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 51 34
10th Percentile £20.00 £14.75 £13.60
25th Percentile £26.25 £21.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.85 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +29.38% +31.40% +16.28%
75th Percentile £67.50 £51.63 £47.94
90th Percentile £82.50 £65.00 £61.18
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.24% +5.25% -2.44%

GitHub Actions
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing GitHub Actions as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub Actions in London

GitHub Actions
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GitHub Actions in London.

Daily rate trend for GitHub Actions in London

GitHub Actions
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GitHub Actions in London over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for GitHub Actions in London

GitHub Actions
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub Actions within the London region over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -12 18 £650 +47.31% 8
North London - 1 - - 1
GitHub Actions
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing GitHub Actions 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 London region with a requirement for GitHub Actions.

1 157 (100.00%) GitHub
2 107 (68.15%) Terraform
3 100 (63.69%) AWS
4 95 (60.51%) DevOps
5 85 (54.14%) Docker
6 84 (53.50%) CI/CD
7 83 (52.87%) Kubernetes
8 80 (50.96%) Azure
9 62 (39.49%) Python
10 55 (35.03%) Git (software)
11 51 (32.48%) Jenkins
11 51 (32.48%) Infrastructure as Code
12 50 (31.85%) Serverless
13 47 (29.94%) Continuous Integration
14 46 (29.30%) Agile
15 43 (27.39%) JavaScript
16 42 (26.75%) CircleCI
17 40 (25.48%) Azure DevOps
17 40 (25.48%) Go
18 39 (24.84%) GCP
18 39 (24.84%) Linux
19 37 (23.57%) Ansible
20 36 (22.93%) Continuous Delivery
21 30 (19.11%) SQL
22 28 (17.83%) Software Engineering
23 27 (17.20%) Puppet
24 26 (16.56%) Relational Database
24 26 (16.56%) SC Cleared
24 26 (16.56%) Security Cleared
24 26 (16.56%) Java

GitHub Actions
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (6.37%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.55%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (1.91%) nginx
4 2 (1.27%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (1.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.64%) CMS
5 1 (0.64%) Confluence
5 1 (0.64%) Orchard CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Cloudability
Cloud Services
1 157 (100.00%) GitHub
2 100 (63.69%) AWS
3 80 (50.96%) Azure
4 50 (31.85%) Serverless
5 40 (25.48%) Azure DevOps
6 39 (24.84%) GCP
7 22 (14.01%) Amazon S3
7 22 (14.01%) AWS Lambda
8 21 (13.38%) Amazon ECS
9 14 (8.92%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (7.64%) Azure Functions
11 11 (7.01%) Google Kubernetes Engine
11 11 (7.01%) npm
12 10 (6.37%) Amazon SageMaker
12 10 (6.37%) Anthos
12 10 (6.37%) Azure AKS
12 10 (6.37%) OpenShift
12 10 (6.37%) PaaS
13 9 (5.73%) Azure Data Factory
14 8 (5.10%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.37%) Internet
2 4 (2.55%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.27%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.64%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.56%) Relational Database
2 18 (11.46%) NoSQL
3 15 (9.55%) MongoDB
4 14 (8.92%) RDBMS
5 10 (6.37%) Amazon Athena
5 10 (6.37%) MySQL
6 9 (5.73%) Data Lake
6 9 (5.73%) GIS
6 9 (5.73%) Neo4j
6 9 (5.73%) QGIS
7 8 (5.10%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.18%) Big Data
8 5 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.91%) Amazon Aurora
9 3 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.91%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.27%) DynamoDB
10 2 (1.27%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 55 (35.03%) Git (software)
2 51 (32.48%) Jenkins
3 42 (26.75%) CircleCI
4 17 (10.83%) GitLab
5 14 (8.92%) Artifactory
6 13 (8.28%) git-flow
7 11 (7.01%) JUnit
8 10 (6.37%) Gradle
8 10 (6.37%) Mockito
9 5 (3.18%) JIRA
10 4 (2.55%) CF BOSH
10 4 (2.55%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.27%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.27%) Terragrunt
11 2 (1.27%) webpack
12 1 (0.64%) Ant
12 1 (0.64%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.64%) Selenium
12 1 (0.64%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.64%) TestNG
General
1 23 (14.65%) Finance
2 19 (12.10%) Public Sector
3 17 (10.83%) Social Skills
4 10 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.46%) Electronics
5 7 (4.46%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.46%) Marketing
5 7 (4.46%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.18%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (1.91%) Retail
8 2 (1.27%) Games
8 2 (1.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.64%) Aviation
Job Titles
1 53 (33.76%) Developer
2 47 (29.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (15.92%) AWS Engineer
4 19 (12.10%) AWS DevOps
4 19 (12.10%) Python Developer
5 18 (11.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 12 (7.64%) AWS Developer
6 12 (7.64%) Full Stack Developer
6 12 (7.64%) Software Engineer
7 11 (7.01%) Azure Engineer
7 11 (7.01%) Backend Developer
8 10 (6.37%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 7 (4.46%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (4.46%) Data Engineer
10 7 (4.46%) Site Engineer
11 6 (3.82%) Python Engineer
11 6 (3.82%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.18%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 5 (3.18%) GCP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.01%) React
2 16 (10.19%) .NET
3 12 (7.64%) Node.js
4 11 (7.01%) pytest
5 10 (6.37%) Behat
5 10 (6.37%) Gherkin
5 10 (6.37%) POSIX
6 9 (5.73%) .NET Core
6 9 (5.73%) ARM Templates
6 9 (5.73%) Kafka
6 9 (5.73%) REST
7 8 (5.10%) GraphQL
8 6 (3.82%) ADO
8 6 (3.82%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.18%) RESTful
10 4 (2.55%) CSS
10 4 (2.55%) HTML
11 3 (1.91%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.91%) Flutter
11 3 (1.91%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.01%) Cloud Native
2 16 (10.19%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.82%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (3.18%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.18%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (3.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (3.18%) Legacy Systems
4 5 (3.18%) User Experience
5 3 (1.91%) Legacy Applications
5 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.91%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.91%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (1.27%) iPad
7 1 (0.64%) Blog
7 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.64%) IoT
7 1 (0.64%) Media Streaming
7 1 (0.64%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.64%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.64%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.84%) Linux
2 22 (14.01%) Unix
3 4 (2.55%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.91%) Android
5 2 (1.27%) Alpine Linux
5 2 (1.27%) CentOS
5 2 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (60.51%) DevOps
2 84 (53.50%) CI/CD
3 51 (32.48%) Infrastructure as Code
4 47 (29.94%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (29.30%) Agile
6 36 (22.93%) Continuous Delivery
7 28 (17.83%) Software Engineering
8 23 (14.65%) Configuration Management
8 23 (14.65%) Microservices
8 23 (14.65%) TDD
9 22 (14.01%) Technical Debt
10 21 (13.38%) Full Stack Development
11 18 (11.46%) Architectural Design
12 15 (9.55%) API Development
13 14 (8.92%) Data Science
14 13 (8.28%) Event-Driven
15 12 (7.64%) Analytics
15 12 (7.64%) DevSecOps
15 12 (7.64%) SDLC
16 11 (7.01%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 62 (39.49%) Python
2 43 (27.39%) JavaScript
3 40 (25.48%) Go
4 30 (19.11%) SQL
5 26 (16.56%) Java
6 15 (9.55%) Bash
7 14 (8.92%) C#
8 9 (5.73%) PowerShell
8 9 (5.73%) Ruby
9 8 (5.10%) TypeScript
10 7 (4.46%) Kotlin
11 4 (2.55%) Apple Swift
11 4 (2.55%) PHP
11 4 (2.55%) Scala
12 2 (1.27%) Bicep
12 2 (1.27%) Groovy
12 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.64%) C
13 1 (0.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (16.56%) SC Cleared
1 26 (16.56%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.64%) AWS Certification
3 4 (2.55%) Degree
4 2 (1.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.27%) CISSP
4 2 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.91%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) GDPR
3 1 (0.64%) DICOM
3 1 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.64%) HL7
System Software
1 85 (54.14%) Docker
2 10 (6.37%) Ceph
3 9 (5.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 107 (68.15%) Terraform
2 83 (52.87%) Kubernetes
3 37 (23.57%) Ansible
4 27 (17.20%) Puppet
5 18 (11.46%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (11.46%) Prometheus
6 12 (7.64%) Grafana
7 5 (3.18%) Salt
8 4 (2.55%) Istio
9 1 (0.64%) Kustomize
Vendors
1 11 (7.01%) Google
1 11 (7.01%) Oracle
2 10 (6.37%) Splunk
3 9 (5.73%) Databricks
3 9 (5.73%) ESRI
3 9 (5.73%) VMware
4 8 (5.10%) SAP
5 4 (2.55%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.91%) PagerDuty
7 1 (0.64%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.64%) Apple
7 1 (0.64%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.64%) Black Duck
7 1 (0.64%) Sage
7 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com