Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 December 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 23 30
Rank change year-on-year -18 +7 +15
Contract jobs citing GitHub 1 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.29% 3.83% 3.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.63% 15.94% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 7
Slough median daily rate £475 £500 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +57.23% -34.77%
10th Percentile £463 £415 £292
90th Percentile £488 £540 £329
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £500 £320
% change year-on-year -5.00% +56.49% -34.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Slough with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38 69 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 10.95% 24.04% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 50 31
Slough median daily rate £434 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +40.85% -20.62%
10th Percentile £220 £305 £180
90th Percentile £581 £526 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £9.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.53% -50.00% -24.00%
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -21.05% +31.03%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Slough

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Sauce Labs

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Sauce Labs
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java