Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 114 123
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 +19
Contract jobs citing GitHub 43 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.38% 0.82% 1.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.43% 6.33% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 23
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £349 £336 £360
90th Percentile £488 £460 £580
North West median daily rate £400 £425 £500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% - -
North West median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year +3.45% - -

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 669 379 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.47% 12.98% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 234 225
Manchester median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £213 £256 £263
90th Percentile £650 £600 £558
North West median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 4 4
Manchester median hourly rate £17.13 £24.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.10% +81.48% -28.00%
10th Percentile £12.05 £11.35 £12.25
90th Percentile £170.00 £126.98 £15.25
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +42.86% -44.00%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 19 November 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 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (62.79%) RESTful
3 22 (51.16%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (44.19%) Jenkins
4 19 (44.19%) TDD
5 18 (41.86%) .NET
5 18 (41.86%) JIRA
6 17 (39.53%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (34.88%) HTML5
8 15 (34.88%) C#
8 15 (34.88%) HTML
9 14 (32.56%) Java
9 14 (32.56%) Scrum
10 13 (30.23%) CSS
10 13 (30.23%) CSS3
10 13 (30.23%) Django
11 12 (27.91%) Atlassian
11 12 (27.91%) Visual Studio
11 12 (27.91%) SQL
11 12 (27.91%) Docker
12 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
12 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
13 10 (23.26%) jQuery
13 10 (23.26%) RavenDB
13 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development
13 10 (23.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
13 10 (23.26%) SOAP
13 10 (23.26%) Web Services

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 (9.30%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 17 (39.53%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) FTP
1 1 (2.33%) Multicast
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (23.26%) RavenDB
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (44.19%) Jenkins
2 18 (41.86%) JIRA
3 12 (27.91%) Visual Studio
4 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
5 10 (23.26%) PyCharm
6 7 (16.28%) Selenium
7 5 (11.63%) Mockito
8 3 (6.98%) JUnit
8 3 (6.98%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (4.65%) GitLab
9 2 (4.65%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (4.65%) Subversion
9 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
9 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (2.33%) Gatling
10 1 (2.33%) JMeter
10 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
10 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Games
2 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (79.07%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) .NET Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Django Developer
3 3 (6.98%) Android Developer
3 3 (6.98%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
3 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
3 3 (6.98%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) QA Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Automation Tester
4 2 (4.65%) AWS Developer
4 2 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (4.65%) C# Programmer
4 2 (4.65%) Database Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Java Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Programmer
4 2 (4.65%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) RESTful
2 18 (41.86%) .NET
3 15 (34.88%) HTML
3 15 (34.88%) HTML5
4 13 (30.23%) CSS
4 13 (30.23%) CSS3
4 13 (30.23%) Django
5 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
5 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET Core
5 10 (23.26%) jQuery
5 10 (23.26%) SOAP
5 10 (23.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (23.26%) Web Services
5 10 (23.26%) XML
6 7 (16.28%) REST
7 5 (11.63%) Node.js
7 5 (11.63%) Spring
8 4 (9.30%) SQLAlchemy
9 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
9 3 (6.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Semantic Web
2 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) NHS
4 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.65%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (4.65%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.33%) Derivative
6 1 (2.33%) Social Network
6 1 (2.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Android
2 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (44.19%) TDD
4 14 (32.56%) Scrum
5 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development
6 8 (18.60%) Microservices
6 8 (18.60%) Ontologies
6 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (18.60%) SOA
7 7 (16.28%) DevOps
8 5 (11.63%) Kanban
8 5 (11.63%) MVC
8 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
8 5 (11.63%) Workflow
9 4 (9.30%) BDD
10 3 (6.98%) API Testing
10 3 (6.98%) MVVM
10 3 (6.98%) Refactoring
10 3 (6.98%) SDLC
10 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) C#
2 14 (32.56%) Java
3 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.95%) Python
5 6 (13.95%) R
6 3 (6.98%) C++
6 3 (6.98%) Delphi
7 1 (2.33%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Atlassian
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.33%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) UiPath