Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 September 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
England > North East
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 94 165
Rank change year-on-year -5 +71 -55
Contract jobs citing GitHub 6 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.49% 0.16% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.59% 1.32% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 9
North East median daily rate £350 £323 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.53% -24.12% -15.42%
10th Percentile £319 £311 £385
90th Percentile £391 £334 £500
England median daily rate £500 £498 £475
% change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% +15.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £51.00 £62.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -18.40% +92.31% +30.00%

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 the North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 232 151 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.08% 12.18% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 111 153
North East median daily rate £420 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £293 £208 £285
90th Percentile £590 £575 £533
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.44% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 11
North East median hourly rate £15.20 - £18.00
10th Percentile £13.73 - £13.00
90th Percentile £17.45 - £29.00
England median hourly rate £18.89 £20.71 £19.00
% change year-on-year -8.77% +8.97% -17.39%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in the North East

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in the North East

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Tyne and Wear +4 6 £350 +8.53% 4
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 North East region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Microservices
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) Confluence
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Burp Suite
5 1 (16.67%) SFIA
5 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Linode
5 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Slack
5 1 (16.67%) BrowserStack
5 1 (16.67%) Rational Team Concert
5 1 (16.67%) HP ALM
5 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) BrowserStack
1 1 (16.67%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Linode
1 1 (16.67%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DataStage
2 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (16.67%) Burp Suite
3 1 (16.67%) FindBugs
3 1 (16.67%) Gerrit
3 1 (16.67%) GitLab
3 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (16.67%) Rational Team Concert
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Content Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Usability Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Web Content Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Content Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) OWASP
4 1 (16.67%) SFIA
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Jython
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VirtualBox
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) HP ALM
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
1 1 (16.67%) OpenNMS
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
1 1 (16.67%) SaltStack
1 1 (16.67%) VMware