Period
to 13 November 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 13 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
England > North East
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 105 159
Rank change year-on-year +10 +54 -46
Contract jobs citing GitHub 10 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.79% 0.081% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.70% 0.60% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 9
North East median daily rate £350 - £425
10th Percentile £303 - £385
90th Percentile £423 - £500
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -52.00% +73.61% +35.85%

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 270 166 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.29% 13.48% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 125 201
North East median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -21.05%
10th Percentile £313 £227 £288
90th Percentile £588 £625 £533
England median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 14
North East median hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.33% +60.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £13.58 £44.50 £16.08
90th Percentile £39.75 £45.50 £49.78
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -13.64%

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 13 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
Tyne and Wear - 9 £350 - 3
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 13 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 North East region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Spring
4 6 (60.00%) SOAP
4 6 (60.00%) JUnit
4 6 (60.00%) DevOps
5 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (50.00%) Microservices
5 5 (50.00%) JIRA
5 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (50.00%) Selenium
6 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (40.00%) Java EE
6 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (40.00%) C#
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) CSS
6 4 (40.00%) J2EE
6 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (30.00%) JBoss
7 3 (30.00%) Apache
7 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (30.00%) Python
7 3 (30.00%) J2SE
7 3 (30.00%) webMethods
7 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management

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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) nginx
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) JUnit
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (30.00%) Ant
5 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (30.00%) Gatling
5 3 (30.00%) Grunt
5 3 (30.00%) gulp
5 3 (30.00%) IntelliJ
5 3 (30.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (30.00%) Maven
5 3 (30.00%) Sublime Text
6 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
6 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
7 1 (10.00%) GitLab
7 1 (10.00%) JMeter
7 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer in Test
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) J2EE
4 4 (40.00%) Java EE
5 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (30.00%) EJB
5 3 (30.00%) Gherkin
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) Node.js
5 3 (30.00%) Play Framework
5 3 (30.00%) Servlets
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) DevOps
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Microservices
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Analytics
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) Coaching
6 2 (20.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Groovy
4 3 (30.00%) Haskell
4 3 (30.00%) Java 8
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) Scala
4 3 (30.00%) XPath
4 3 (30.00%) XQuery
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Grafana
1 3 (30.00%) Kibana
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe
1 3 (30.00%) Google
1 3 (30.00%) webMethods
2 1 (10.00%) Guidewire
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle