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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 84 92
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8  
Contract jobs citing GitHub 10 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.73% 1.08% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.25% 15.97% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 2
Median daily rate £425 £500 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +73.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £485 £375
% change year-on-year -2.06% +29.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +30.76% -  

GitHub is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 160 119 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 11.71% 6.73% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 72 32
Median daily rate £450 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £393
% change year-on-year - +14.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £18.75 £14.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.31% +26.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.95 £21.50 £18.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +75.75% -40.00%  

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing GitHub as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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
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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +5 1 £425 +22.30% 1
GitHub
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
2 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
3 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) Selenium
4 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
4 11 (42.31%) Cucumber
4 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 9 (34.62%) HTML
6 8 (30.77%) Java
6 8 (30.77%) TDD
6 8 (30.77%) WebDriver
7 7 (26.92%) Mocha
7 7 (26.92%) Node.js
7 7 (26.92%) CSS
7 7 (26.92%) Python
8 6 (23.08%) BDD
8 6 (23.08%) Docker
8 6 (23.08%) Microservices
9 5 (19.23%) React
9 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (19.23%) HTML5
9 5 (19.23%) Gherkin
9 5 (19.23%) Jasmine
9 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
9 5 (19.23%) Web Services
9 5 (19.23%) JIRA
9 5 (19.23%) Scrum
10 4 (15.38%) QA
10 4 (15.38%) Sass

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 3 (11.54%) CMS
1 3 (11.54%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (7.69%) Drupal
2 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Git (software)
2 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
3 12 (46.15%) Selenium
4 11 (42.31%) Cucumber
5 8 (30.77%) WebDriver
6 7 (26.92%) Mocha
7 5 (19.23%) Jasmine
7 5 (19.23%) JIRA
8 3 (11.54%) gulp
8 3 (11.54%) Maven
8 3 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
8 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
9 2 (7.69%) Bitbucket
9 2 (7.69%) Grunt
9 2 (7.69%) JMeter
9 2 (7.69%) webpack
9 2 (7.69%) Yeoman
10 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
10 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Automation Tester
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Selenium Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Drupal Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Java Scala Developer
7 1 (3.85%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (3.85%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Agile Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
2 7 (26.92%) Node.js
3 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
3 5 (19.23%) Gherkin
3 5 (19.23%) HTML5
3 5 (19.23%) React
3 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) Sass
5 3 (11.54%) Ajax
5 3 (11.54%) HTML5 Canvas
5 3 (11.54%) Pixi.js
5 3 (11.54%) Play Framework
5 3 (11.54%) Spring
5 3 (11.54%) WebGL
6 2 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) JSON
6 2 (7.69%) REST
6 2 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
4 6 (23.08%) BDD
4 6 (23.08%) Microservices
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Android Development
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.54%) MVC
6 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Test Management
6 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Web Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Analytics
7 2 (7.69%) High Availability
7 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
7 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) Python
4 4 (15.38%) ES6
4 4 (15.38%) Groovy
5 3 (11.54%) PHP
5 3 (11.54%) Scala
6 2 (7.69%) Apple Swift
6 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.69%) Clojure
6 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 2 (7.69%) R
7 1 (3.85%) C#
7 1 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) Kibana
2 2 (7.69%) logstash
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
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