Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 December 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 100 127
Rank change year-on-year -33 +27 +30
Contract jobs citing GitHub 34 48 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.99% 1.59% 1.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.89% 11.35% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 31
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £396 £325 £325
90th Percentile £575 £599 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £481 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +6.94% +5.88% +11.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 695 423 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 20.14% 14.03% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 314 200
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £315 £224 £313
90th Percentile £600 £611 £588
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +1.74% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.48% -19.35% -34.74%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.85 £11.70
90th Percentile £35.38 £20.15 £25.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £20.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -28.98% +32.26% +29.17%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in West Yorkshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in West Yorkshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in West Yorkshire

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Leeds -26 21 £450 -1.10% 14
Bradford - 3 £438 - 2
Halifax - 2 £750 -
GitHub
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 22 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 20 (58.82%) Java
3 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (55.88%) Jenkins
4 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (47.06%) Microservices
6 12 (35.29%) TDD
7 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (32.35%) HTML
7 11 (32.35%) CSS
7 11 (32.35%) Scala
7 11 (32.35%) RESTful
7 11 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (29.41%) Groovy
9 9 (26.47%) JIRA
9 9 (26.47%) HTML5
9 9 (26.47%) Node.js
9 9 (26.47%) Docker
10 8 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (23.53%) CSS3
10 8 (23.53%) OOP
10 8 (23.53%) SOA
11 7 (20.59%) OO
11 7 (20.59%) Ruby
11 7 (20.59%) Open Source
11 7 (20.59%) DevOps
12 6 (17.65%) React
12 6 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (17.65%) Technical Leadership
12 6 (17.65%) Mercurial

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 5 (14.71%) Confluence
2 3 (8.82%) nginx
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Slack
3 2 (5.88%) Google Analytics
3 2 (5.88%) npm
3 2 (5.88%) Trello
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.94%) Apigee
4 1 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.94%) IaaS
4 1 (2.94%) PaaS
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Redis
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 19 (55.88%) Jenkins
3 9 (26.47%) JIRA
4 6 (17.65%) Mercurial
4 6 (17.65%) TeamCity
5 4 (11.76%) Bitbucket
5 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 4 (11.76%) Selenium
6 3 (8.82%) Artifactory
7 2 (5.88%) Gatling
7 2 (5.88%) gulp
7 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.88%) JMeter
7 2 (5.88%) Sublime Text
7 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
7 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio Code
7 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.94%) Android Studio
8 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.94%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) AWS Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Head of Development
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Scala Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.94%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Salesforce Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) CSS
1 11 (32.35%) HTML
1 11 (32.35%) RESTful
2 9 (26.47%) HTML5
2 9 (26.47%) Node.js
3 8 (23.53%) CSS3
4 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 6 (17.65%) React
4 6 (17.65%) REST
5 4 (11.76%) GraphQL
5 4 (11.76%) Sass
6 3 (8.82%) Dropwizard
6 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
6 3 (8.82%) jQuery
6 3 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (8.82%) Swagger
7 2 (5.88%) .NET
7 2 (5.88%) J2EE
7 2 (5.88%) MEAN Stack
7 2 (5.88%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
1 2 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) CentOS
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) Microservices
3 12 (35.29%) TDD
4 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (23.53%) OOP
5 8 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (23.53%) SOA
6 7 (20.59%) DevOps
6 7 (20.59%) OO
6 7 (20.59%) Open Source
7 6 (17.65%) BDD
7 6 (17.65%) Technical Leadership
7 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
8 5 (14.71%) Pair Programming
8 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 5 (14.71%) Software Delivery
9 4 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) Scala
4 10 (29.41%) Groovy
5 7 (20.59%) Ruby
6 6 (17.65%) Clojure
7 4 (11.76%) Go
8 3 (8.82%) PHP
9 2 (5.88%) C#
10 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
10 1 (2.94%) ES6
10 1 (2.94%) Java 8
10 1 (2.94%) Perl
10 1 (2.94%) PHP 7
10 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.94%) Python
10 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (5.88%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Docker
2 6 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Grafana
1 4 (11.76%) Graphite
1 4 (11.76%) Puppet
2 3 (8.82%) Consul
2 3 (8.82%) Packer
2 3 (8.82%) Terraform
3 2 (5.88%) HAProxy
3 2 (5.88%) Kibana
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
4 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.94%) Mesos
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Splunk
3 1 (2.94%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com