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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GitHub
North West / Manchester
Rank 76 97 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 -  
Contract jobs citing GitHub 16 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.21% 0.22% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.03% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Median daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £370
% change year-on-year -1.31% +2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year -78.85% -  

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 145 92 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 10.95% 5.16% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 56 27
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.20 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.66% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 - 2 £388 -
GitHub
North West

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
2 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 12 (44.44%) Selenium
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 9 (33.33%) Docker
6 8 (29.63%) WebDriver
6 8 (29.63%) Java
6 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.93%) TDD
7 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
7 7 (25.93%) Cucumber
7 7 (25.93%) BDD
7 7 (25.93%) Puppet
7 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Gherkin
8 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (22.22%) HTML
8 6 (22.22%) Python
9 5 (18.52%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (18.52%) CSS
9 5 (18.52%) Web Services
9 5 (18.52%) JMeter
9 5 (18.52%) Google Analytics
9 5 (18.52%) Drupal
9 5 (18.52%) Google
9 5 (18.52%) Ansible
9 5 (18.52%) logstash
9 5 (18.52%) Kibana
9 5 (18.52%) Microservices

GitHub
Top Related 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 5 (18.52%) Drupal
1 5 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Google Analytics
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
2 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 12 (44.44%) Selenium
4 8 (29.63%) WebDriver
5 7 (25.93%) Cucumber
6 5 (18.52%) Bitbucket
6 5 (18.52%) JMeter
6 5 (18.52%) Mocha
7 4 (14.81%) JIRA
8 3 (11.11%) Jasmine
9 2 (7.41%) Mercurial
9 2 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
9 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
10 1 (3.70%) Ant
10 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
10 1 (3.70%) Gradle
10 1 (3.70%) Maven
10 1 (3.70%) Subversion
10 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Automation Tester
2 7 (25.93%) Tester
3 6 (22.22%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 6 (22.22%) Selenium Tester
4 5 (18.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Drupal Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Developer
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps Specialist
7 2 (7.41%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Scala Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Gherkin
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) CSS
2 5 (18.52%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (18.52%) Node.js
2 5 (18.52%) Web Services
3 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.11%) HTML5 Canvas
4 3 (11.11%) Pixi.js
4 3 (11.11%) RESTful
4 3 (11.11%) WebGL
5 2 (7.41%) Ajax
5 2 (7.41%) CSS3
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) LESS
5 2 (7.41%) React
5 2 (7.41%) REST
5 2 (7.41%) Sass
5 2 (7.41%) Spring
6 1 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) BYOD
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
1 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
2 7 (25.93%) BDD
2 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
2 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (25.93%) TDD
3 5 (18.52%) Analytics
3 5 (18.52%) Microservices
3 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) Android Development
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) High Availability
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 3 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) PHP
4 4 (14.81%) Scala
5 3 (11.11%) Clojure
5 3 (11.11%) Groovy
6 2 (7.41%) Apple Swift
6 2 (7.41%) ES6
6 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
6 2 (7.41%) R
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.70%) NFS
3 1 (3.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Puppet
2 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (18.52%) Ansible
3 5 (18.52%) Kibana
3 5 (18.52%) logstash
4 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Google
1 5 (18.52%) Splunk
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.70%) VMware