Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 120 138
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18 -
Contract jobs citing GitHub 25 29 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.91% 0.97% 0.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.14% 8.50% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 10
Manchester median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £275 £343 £273
90th Percentile £541 £500 £395
North West median daily rate £425 £444 £375
% change year-on-year -4.23% +18.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 407 341 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.88% 11.35% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 218 141
Manchester median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £266 £271 £305
90th Percentile £588 £579 £531
North West median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 6
Manchester median hourly rate £14.46 £20.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.42% +34.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £12.83 £16.91 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £22.53 £30.57
North West median hourly rate £14.46 £14.40 £32.50
% change year-on-year +0.45% -55.71% +44.44%

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 February 2018.

Contractor daily 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 February 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
Salford +17 4 £481 +24.19% 4
GitHub
North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Jenkins
3 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (52.00%) TDD
4 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (44.00%) Scrum
6 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (40.00%) JIRA
7 9 (36.00%) Kanban
8 8 (32.00%) Node.js
8 8 (32.00%) HTML
8 8 (32.00%) Java
9 7 (28.00%) JMeter
9 7 (28.00%) Selenium
10 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (24.00%) CSS
10 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (24.00%) DevOps
11 5 (20.00%) Docker
11 5 (20.00%) Microservices
11 5 (20.00%) Gatling
11 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
11 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (20.00%) BDD
11 5 (20.00%) Workflow
11 5 (20.00%) Migration
11 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
11 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
11 5 (20.00%) QA
11 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing

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 4 (16.00%) Confluence
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon Alexa
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Drupal
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (12.00%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (12.00%) Serverless
3 2 (8.00%) npm
4 1 (4.00%) BrowserStack
4 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) DNS
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
1 3 (12.00%) SMS
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (40.00%) JIRA
3 7 (28.00%) JMeter
3 7 (28.00%) Selenium
4 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (20.00%) Gatling
6 4 (16.00%) PyCharm
7 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
9 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
9 1 (4.00%) Protractor
9 1 (4.00%) RSpec
General
1 2 (8.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 5 (20.00%) Tester
3 4 (16.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (12.00%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) AWS Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Django Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Games Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) QA Automation Tester
5 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
1 8 (32.00%) Node.js
2 6 (24.00%) CSS
3 4 (16.00%) Django
3 4 (16.00%) HTML5
3 4 (16.00%) RESTful
4 3 (12.00%) REST
5 2 (8.00%) .NET
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) Express
5 2 (8.00%) Sass
5 2 (8.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (52.00%) TDD
3 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
4 11 (44.00%) Scrum
5 9 (36.00%) Kanban
6 6 (24.00%) DevOps
6 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 5 (20.00%) BDD
7 5 (20.00%) Microservices
7 5 (20.00%) Migration
7 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (20.00%) Workflow
8 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
8 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Kibana
2 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.00%) logstash
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Atlassian
1 4 (16.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Splunk