Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 66 57
Rank change year-on-year +18 -9 +17
Contract jobs citing GitHub 23 5 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.68% 0.63% 2.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.40% 6.49% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 26
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £370 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.24% -16.38% +14.19%
10th Percentile £350 £274 £397
90th Percentile £475 £435 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 125 77 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.55% 9.77% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 49 104
South Yorkshire median daily rate £441 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.94% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £328 £300 £305
90th Percentile £613 £678 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £435 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +1.16% -4.44% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% -86.80% +941.67%
10th Percentile £9.90 £11.45 £64.50
90th Percentile £24.70 £22.75 £127.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.78 £20.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -27.90% +32.26% -13.29%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in South Yorkshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in South Yorkshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in South Yorkshire

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the South Yorkshire 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
Sheffield +26 22 £438 +18.24% 1
GitHub
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 18 (78.26%) JIRA
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
4 14 (60.87%) Java
4 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
5 13 (56.52%) Linux
5 13 (56.52%) Shell Script
6 10 (43.48%) Python
6 10 (43.48%) DevOps
7 9 (39.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (39.13%) Bash Shell
7 9 (39.13%) Confluence
7 9 (39.13%) Bitbucket
7 9 (39.13%) Docker
7 9 (39.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (39.13%) Hadoop
8 8 (34.78%) Kanban
8 8 (34.78%) Scrum
8 8 (34.78%) Kubernetes
8 8 (34.78%) Big Data
8 8 (34.78%) Apache Spark
8 8 (34.78%) Metadata Management
8 8 (34.78%) Ansible
9 7 (30.43%) SaltStack
9 7 (30.43%) Terraform
9 7 (30.43%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (30.43%) VPN
10 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
11 5 (21.74%) SQL

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 9 (39.13%) Confluence
2 8 (34.78%) Apache Spark
3 4 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.35%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (17.39%) IaaS
3 4 (17.39%) PaaS
3 4 (17.39%) SaaS
4 1 (4.35%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Hadoop
2 8 (34.78%) Big Data
3 4 (17.39%) MySQL
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.70%) BigQuery
5 1 (4.35%) Bigtable
5 1 (4.35%) Flink
5 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) JIRA
2 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
3 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
4 9 (39.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (39.13%) Bitbucket
5 7 (30.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (17.39%) IntelliJ
6 4 (17.39%) Maven
6 4 (17.39%) Selenium
6 4 (17.39%) Sinon.JS
6 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Cloud Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Solutions Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) JSON
1 4 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (17.39%) XML
1 4 (17.39%) XSLT
2 3 (13.04%) Chai
2 3 (13.04%) Jest
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Core
3 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) DevOps
3 8 (34.78%) Kanban
3 8 (34.78%) Metadata Management
3 8 (34.78%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) Separation of Concerns
5 4 (17.39%) Single Responsibility Principle
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) SDLC
6 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) Shell Script
3 10 (43.48%) Python
4 9 (39.13%) Bash Shell
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) ES6
6 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 4 (17.39%) Ruby
6 4 (17.39%) XPath
7 1 (4.35%) C#
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Ansible
1 8 (34.78%) Kubernetes
2 7 (30.43%) Terraform
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) SaltStack
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk