Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 121 128
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7 +28
Contract jobs citing GitHub 38 33 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.09% 1.15% 1.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.99% 13.25% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 44
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £455 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.10% -4.21% +30.81%
10th Percentile £365 £351 £325
90th Percentile £555 £668 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £448 £481
% change year-on-year +0.56% -7.01% +32.53%
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 634 249 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 18.17% 8.68% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 177 270
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £315 £270 £313
90th Percentile £585 £591 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £430 £450
% change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £20.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.98% +32.26% -
10th Percentile £13.62 £17.65 £14.45
90th Percentile £27.57 £24.75 £28.35
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.78 £19.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -22.21% -19.15% +95.83%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -11 27 £450 -1.10% 7
Bradford - 3 £438 - 2
GitHub
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 25 (65.79%) Java
1 25 (65.79%) Git (software)
2 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 21 (55.26%) Jenkins
4 20 (52.63%) Groovy
4 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (42.11%) HTML
5 16 (42.11%) CSS
6 15 (39.47%) RESTful
6 15 (39.47%) Microservices
7 14 (36.84%) Scala
7 14 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (34.21%) SOA
9 12 (31.58%) OO
9 12 (31.58%) HTML5
9 12 (31.58%) CSS3
10 11 (28.95%) Clojure
10 11 (28.95%) Mercurial
10 11 (28.95%) OOP
10 11 (28.95%) Virtual Machines
11 10 (26.32%) Selenium
12 9 (23.68%) TDD
13 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (21.05%) Cucumber
13 8 (21.05%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 8 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (21.05%) Docker
14 7 (18.42%) Open Source
14 7 (18.42%) Splunk
14 7 (18.42%) Node.js

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 (13.16%) Anypoint
1 5 (13.16%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (7.89%) Confluence
2 3 (7.89%) nginx
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.89%) Trello
3 2 (5.26%) npm
3 2 (5.26%) Slack
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) Redis
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (65.79%) Git (software)
2 21 (55.26%) Jenkins
3 11 (28.95%) Mercurial
4 10 (26.32%) Selenium
5 8 (21.05%) Cucumber
6 7 (18.42%) JIRA
7 6 (15.79%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (13.16%) Maven
9 4 (10.53%) Bitbucket
9 4 (10.53%) TeamCity
10 3 (7.89%) Artifactory
10 3 (7.89%) Gatling
10 3 (7.89%) gulp
10 3 (7.89%) IntelliJ
10 3 (7.89%) Sublime Text
11 2 (5.26%) JMeter
11 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
11 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio Code
11 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
12 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (13.16%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) AWS Developer
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Scala Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Symfony Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Angular Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.26%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (5.26%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) CSS
1 16 (42.11%) HTML
2 15 (39.47%) RESTful
3 12 (31.58%) CSS3
3 12 (31.58%) HTML5
4 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
4 7 (18.42%) Node.js
5 6 (15.79%) Sass
5 6 (15.79%) Spring Boot
6 5 (13.16%) REST
6 5 (13.16%) Spring
7 4 (10.53%) GraphQL
7 4 (10.53%) React
7 4 (10.53%) Symfony
8 3 (7.89%) Dropwizard
8 3 (7.89%) Gherkin
8 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
8 3 (7.89%) Laravel
8 3 (7.89%) Swagger
9 2 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) CentOS
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) Microservices
3 13 (34.21%) SOA
4 12 (31.58%) OO
5 11 (28.95%) OOP
6 9 (23.68%) TDD
7 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (21.05%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 8 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (18.42%) Open Source
9 6 (15.79%) Workflow
10 5 (13.16%) DevOps
11 4 (10.53%) API Testing
11 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
12 3 (7.89%) Analytics
12 3 (7.89%) MVC
12 3 (7.89%) Pair Programming
12 3 (7.89%) Scrum
12 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) Java
2 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 20 (52.63%) Groovy
4 14 (36.84%) Scala
5 11 (28.95%) Clojure
6 5 (13.16%) PHP
6 5 (13.16%) Ruby
7 4 (10.53%) Go
8 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.63%) C#
8 1 (2.63%) ES6
8 1 (2.63%) Haskell
8 1 (2.63%) Perl
8 1 (2.63%) PHP 7
8 1 (2.63%) Python
8 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (5.26%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.63%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (21.05%) Docker
3 2 (5.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Ansible
2 5 (13.16%) Grafana
3 4 (10.53%) Graphite
4 3 (7.89%) Kibana
4 3 (7.89%) Puppet
5 2 (5.26%) Consul
5 2 (5.26%) HAProxy
5 2 (5.26%) Packer
5 2 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Splunk
2 5 (13.16%) AppDynamics
2 5 (13.16%) MuleSoft
3 3 (7.89%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Apigee
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Zend