Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 18 October 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 44 50
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 +21
Contract jobs citing GitHub 5 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.97% 1.71% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.85% 10.53% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Somerset median daily rate £388 £448 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.41% -8.21% -
10th Percentile £369 £409 £401
90th Percentile £406 £583 £564
South West median daily rate £409 £450 £469
% change year-on-year -9.17% -4.00% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £32.50

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 Somerset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 103 76 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 19.92% 16.27% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 53 28
Somerset median daily rate £399 £400 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.31% +7.74% -1.00%
10th Percentile £219 £110 £190
90th Percentile £528 £566 £628
South West median daily rate £425 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Somerset median hourly rate - £47.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +43.94% -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -46.15% +109.68%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Somerset

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Somerset

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Bath - 3 £388 - 2
GitHub
South West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Somerset region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Ant
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) B2C
4 2 (40.00%) Back Office
4 2 (40.00%) LAMP
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Mule
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) hybris
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (40.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (40.00%) Cobertura
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) PostCSS
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Hybris Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Handlebars
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) React
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) RxJS
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Twig
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) LESS
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) RequireJS
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Zend Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) API Development
2 2 (40.00%) B2C
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) ES6
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) hybris
2 1 (20.00%) Percona
2 1 (20.00%) Zend