Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 21 August 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 107 111
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 +33
Contract jobs citing GitHub 60 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.84% 1.01% 1.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.60% 8.50% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 16 27
Manchester median daily rate £413 £374 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.18% -25.12% +66.67%
10th Percentile £363 £334 £360
90th Percentile £588 £438 £508
North West median daily rate £413 £375 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -25.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate £100.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.83% - -
North West median hourly rate £100.00 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year +244.83% - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 625 341 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.21% 11.84% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 220 165
Manchester median daily rate £430 £439 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.99% +2.03% +6.50%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £288
90th Percentile £600 £600 £538
North West median daily rate £429 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +0.82% - -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 6
Manchester median hourly rate £20.50 £29.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.31% +100.00% +9.43%
10th Percentile £12.37 £12.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £185.00 £140.90 £22.75
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £22.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.11% +58.93% +3.70%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Manchester

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Manchester

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Manchester

GitHub
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for GitHub in Manchester

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Altrincham - 1 - -
GitHub
North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (56.67%) Jenkins
3 31 (51.67%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (45.00%) JIRA
5 26 (43.33%) TDD
6 24 (40.00%) Java
7 21 (35.00%) Scrum
7 21 (35.00%) RESTful
8 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 15 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 15 (25.00%) Docker
10 14 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (23.33%) Test Automation
11 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (21.67%) Selenium
11 13 (21.67%) Django
11 13 (21.67%) C#
11 13 (21.67%) HTML
11 13 (21.67%) .NET
11 13 (21.67%) HTML5
12 12 (20.00%) Confluence
12 12 (20.00%) SQL
13 11 (18.33%) Web Services
13 11 (18.33%) Python
13 11 (18.33%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (18.33%) BDD
13 11 (18.33%) REST
13 11 (18.33%) DevOps
14 10 (16.67%) Microservices
14 10 (16.67%) CSS3

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (1.67%) Apache
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.00%) CloudFront
4 3 (5.00%) Route 53
4 3 (5.00%) Serverless
5 2 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (3.33%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (3.33%) AWS OpsWorks
5 2 (3.33%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.67%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) FTP
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) Multicast
1 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (11.67%) RavenDB
3 6 (10.00%) MySQL
4 4 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.67%) Big Data
7 1 (1.67%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.67%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.67%) Riak
Development Applications
1 34 (56.67%) Jenkins
2 27 (45.00%) JIRA
3 15 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 13 (21.67%) Selenium
5 10 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 8 (13.33%) PyCharm
7 7 (11.67%) JMeter
8 6 (10.00%) Gatling
9 5 (8.33%) Hudson
9 5 (8.33%) Mockito
10 3 (5.00%) JUnit
10 3 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (3.33%) CircleCI
11 2 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (3.33%) SpecFlow
11 2 (3.33%) Subversion
11 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
11 2 (3.33%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Django Developer
3 7 (11.67%) Tester
4 6 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 5 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Python Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) C# Programmer
7 3 (5.00%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Programmer
7 3 (5.00%) QA Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) RESTful
2 13 (21.67%) .NET
2 13 (21.67%) Django
2 13 (21.67%) HTML
2 13 (21.67%) HTML5
3 11 (18.33%) REST
3 11 (18.33%) Web Services
4 10 (16.67%) CSS
4 10 (16.67%) CSS3
4 10 (16.67%) jQuery
4 10 (16.67%) Spring
5 9 (15.00%) Node.js
6 8 (13.33%) SOAP
6 8 (13.33%) XML
7 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.67%) Spring Boot
8 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Core
8 6 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (6.67%) React
9 4 (6.67%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.00%) Semantic Web
3 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.33%) Cloud Native
3 2 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.33%) NHS
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) Derivative
4 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.67%) Social Network
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Android
2 3 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (51.67%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (43.33%) TDD
4 21 (35.00%) Scrum
5 14 (23.33%) Test Automation
6 11 (18.33%) BDD
6 11 (18.33%) DevOps
7 10 (16.67%) Kanban
7 10 (16.67%) Microservices
8 8 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (13.33%) Refactoring
8 8 (13.33%) Web Application Development
9 7 (11.67%) MVC
9 7 (11.67%) Pair Programming
10 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.00%) Workflow
11 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
11 5 (8.33%) QA Automation
11 5 (8.33%) Release Management
12 4 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) Java
2 18 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (21.67%) C#
4 12 (20.00%) SQL
5 11 (18.33%) Python
6 5 (8.33%) C++
7 4 (6.67%) R
8 3 (5.00%) Delphi
8 3 (5.00%) ES6
8 3 (5.00%) Ruby
8 3 (5.00%) Scala
9 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.33%) Groovy
9 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.33%) VBScript
10 1 (1.67%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.67%) Clojure
10 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.67%) Kibana
2 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.00%) Apiary
4 1 (1.67%) WorldPay