Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 70 57
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13 +15
Contract jobs citing GitHub 21 4 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.20% 0.48% 2.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.79% 5.63% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 26
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £385 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -16.76% +19.35%
10th Percentile £368 £258 £366
90th Percentile £475 £440 £638
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +38.89%
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 133 71 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 13.94% 8.59% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 42 86
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.74% +20.63%
10th Percentile £319 £306 £342
90th Percentile £550 £673 £613
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £430 £463
% change year-on-year -1.16% -7.03% +19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £11.00 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +218.18% -91.20% +941.67%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year +18.03% +12.96% +12.50%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +18 20 £438 +13.64% 2
GitHub
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 12 (57.14%) DevOps
2 12 (57.14%) Confluence
2 12 (57.14%) JIRA
2 12 (57.14%) Python
3 11 (52.38%) Java
4 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
4 10 (47.62%) Ansible
5 9 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (42.86%) Hadoop
5 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
5 9 (42.86%) Bitbucket
5 9 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 9 (42.86%) GCP
6 8 (38.10%) Scrum
6 8 (38.10%) Big Data
6 8 (38.10%) Kanban
6 8 (38.10%) Kubernetes
6 8 (38.10%) Docker
6 8 (38.10%) Metadata Management
6 8 (38.10%) Apache Spark
7 7 (33.33%) Terraform
7 7 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (33.33%) SaltStack
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) VPN
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure

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 12 (57.14%) Confluence
2 8 (38.10%) Apache Spark
3 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (19.05%) IaaS
3 4 (19.05%) PaaS
3 4 (19.05%) SaaS
4 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (4.76%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) VPN
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 8 (38.10%) Big Data
3 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.52%) BigQuery
5 1 (4.76%) Bigtable
5 1 (4.76%) Flink
5 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 12 (57.14%) JIRA
3 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
4 9 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (42.86%) Bitbucket
5 7 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (9.52%) IntelliJ
7 2 (9.52%) Maven
7 2 (9.52%) Selenium
8 1 (4.76%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Cloud Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Python Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Solutions Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Core
2 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.76%) Chai
2 1 (4.76%) Jest
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) DevOps
3 8 (38.10%) Kanban
3 8 (38.10%) Metadata Management
3 8 (38.10%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Change Control
5 3 (14.29%) Open Source
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Data Science
6 2 (9.52%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Use Case
7 1 (4.76%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (4.76%) Microservices
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
7 1 (4.76%) Separation of Concerns
7 1 (4.76%) Single Responsibility Principle
7 1 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Python
2 11 (52.38%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 9 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
5 4 (19.05%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) ES6
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
2 4 (19.05%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Ansible
2 8 (38.10%) Kubernetes
3 7 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) SaltStack
2 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
2 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
2 4 (19.05%) Symantec
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Dell
3 3 (14.29%) EMC
3 3 (14.29%) F5
3 3 (14.29%) Google
3 3 (14.29%) NetApp
3 3 (14.29%) Splunk
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Ab Initio
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft