Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 68 27
Rank change year-on-year +25 -41 +52
Contract jobs citing GitHub 42 4 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.44% 0.48% 5.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.33% 3.96% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 3 55
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £370 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.14% -15.43% -7.89%
10th Percentile £421 £338 £229
90th Percentile £641 £375 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £385 £425
% change year-on-year +29.87% -9.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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 180 101 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.03% 12.23% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 63 111
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £306 £305 £258
90th Percentile £613 £638 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.29% -63.50% +316.67%
10th Percentile £10.10 £14.83 £18.40
90th Percentile £29.00 £23.08 £112.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £14.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year +0.41% -13.43% +8.06%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 +31 42 £500 +35.14% 8
GitHub
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (80.95%) Node.js
3 32 (76.19%) Web Development
4 21 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 20 (47.62%) HTML
5 20 (47.62%) CSS
5 20 (47.62%) DevOps
6 19 (45.24%) Java
6 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
6 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
6 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (45.24%) PaaS
7 18 (42.86%) Test Automation
8 15 (35.71%) Heroku
8 15 (35.71%) Linux
9 14 (33.33%) C#
9 14 (33.33%) Unix
9 14 (33.33%) TDD
9 14 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
10 13 (30.95%) .NET
11 12 (28.57%) Software Architecture
11 12 (28.57%) Service Design
12 11 (26.19%) BPSS Clearance
12 11 (26.19%) Mac OS X
13 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
13 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
14 9 (21.43%) Web Design
14 9 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery

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 3 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (45.24%) PaaS
2 15 (35.71%) Heroku
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.05%) JIRA
3 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.52%) IntelliJ
4 4 (9.52%) Maven
4 4 (9.52%) Selenium
5 3 (7.14%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Architect
4 9 (21.43%) Technical Architect
5 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Digital Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Automation Test Lead
8 2 (4.76%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Python Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Agile Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Azure Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (80.95%) Node.js
2 20 (47.62%) CSS
2 20 (47.62%) HTML
3 13 (30.95%) .NET
4 3 (7.14%) JSON
4 3 (7.14%) XML
4 3 (7.14%) XSLT
5 2 (4.76%) Chai
5 2 (4.76%) Jest
6 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.38%) Play Framework
6 1 (2.38%) React
6 1 (2.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Linux
2 14 (33.33%) Unix
3 11 (26.19%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (76.19%) Web Development
3 20 (47.62%) DevOps
4 18 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 14 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
5 14 (33.33%) TDD
6 12 (28.57%) Service Design
6 12 (28.57%) Software Architecture
7 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
7 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (21.43%) Web Design
9 8 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (11.90%) BDD
11 4 (9.52%) Deployment Automation
11 4 (9.52%) Exploratory Testing
12 3 (7.14%) SDLC
12 3 (7.14%) Separation of Concerns
12 3 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
12 3 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) Java
1 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
2 14 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (14.29%) Python
4 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.14%) ES6
5 3 (7.14%) XPath
6 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.38%) Java 8
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) BPSS Clearance
2 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Splunk