Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 14 November 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 88 100
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12 +4
Contract jobs citing GitHub 17 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.02% 0.49% 0.070%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.80% 3.09% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 1
Wales median daily rate £425 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% -9.09% +71.21%
10th Percentile £375 £500 £525
90th Percentile £631 £500 £575
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -52.00% +73.61% +35.85%

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 Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 250 194 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 14.94% 15.76% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 112 137
Wales median daily rate £456 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £324 £312 £325
90th Percentile £650 £586 £613
UK median daily rate £485 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +3.19% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -
10th Percentile £11.38 £12.75 £10.58
90th Percentile £78.75 £18.75 £14.15
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.31 £18.00
% change year-on-year -9.39% +7.29% -17.51%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Wales

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Wales

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Wales over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Wales

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Wales region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
South Wales -8 17 £425 -15.00% 3
GitHub
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (52.94%) Spring
2 9 (52.94%) Docker
2 9 (52.94%) Microservices
3 8 (47.06%) Spring Boot
3 8 (47.06%) Python
4 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Spring Integration
4 7 (41.18%) Spring Cloud
5 6 (35.29%) DevOps
6 5 (29.41%) REST
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
7 4 (23.53%) JIRA
7 4 (23.53%) Selenium
7 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 4 (23.53%) Digital Media
7 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
8 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
8 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
8 3 (17.65%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (17.65%) Trello
8 3 (17.65%) Slack
8 3 (17.65%) Liquibase
8 3 (17.65%) GitLab
8 3 (17.65%) Maven
8 3 (17.65%) AMQP

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (17.65%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
2 2 (11.76%) Gunicorn
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) PaaS
1 3 (17.65%) Slack
1 3 (17.65%) Trello
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) AMQP
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
1 4 (23.53%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) GitLab
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Liquibase
2 3 (17.65%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) Capybara
3 1 (5.88%) Chocolatey
3 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Backend Developer
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Spring
2 8 (47.06%) Spring Boot
3 7 (41.18%) Spring Cloud
3 7 (41.18%) Spring Integration
4 5 (29.41%) REST
5 3 (17.65%) Gherkin
6 2 (11.76%) Flask
6 2 (11.76%) Middleware
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (11.76%) SQLAlchemy
6 2 (11.76%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Microservices
2 6 (35.29%) DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Availability Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) Server Management
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) Storage Management
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Android Development
5 1 (5.88%) API Testing
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) Groovy
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) RHCSA
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Docker
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) IBM