Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 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
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 126 160
Rank change year-on-year +22 +34 -12
Contract jobs citing GitHub 49 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.61% 1.03% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.48% 12.15% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 9
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +19.23%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £335
90th Percentile £599 £600 £531
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +19.23%
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 427 288 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.05% 8.45% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 200 162
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% +16.07%
10th Percentile £224 £313 £300
90th Percentile £613 £588 £586
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% -34.74% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +32.26% +29.17% -20.00%

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 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 2017. 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 +14 43 £455 +7.06% 3
GitHub
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 33 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (65.31%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 28 (57.14%) Python
3 28 (57.14%) Big Data
3 28 (57.14%) DevOps
4 25 (51.02%) Impala
4 25 (51.02%) Apache Spark
4 25 (51.02%) Sqoop
4 25 (51.02%) Spark Streaming
4 25 (51.02%) Shell Script
4 25 (51.02%) ETL
4 25 (51.02%) Hadoop
4 25 (51.02%) Apache Hive
4 25 (51.02%) MapReduce
4 25 (51.02%) HBase
4 25 (51.02%) Kafka
4 25 (51.02%) Apache Flume
5 24 (48.98%) Java
6 22 (44.90%) Ansible
7 21 (42.86%) Security Cleared
8 20 (40.82%) Open Source
9 19 (38.78%) Linux
10 18 (36.73%) Configuration Management
11 16 (32.65%) SC Cleared
12 14 (28.57%) Sensu
12 14 (28.57%) Prometheus
12 14 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (26.53%) Information Security
14 12 (24.49%) LAN

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 25 (51.02%) Apache Spark
2 11 (22.45%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.12%) GlassFish
3 3 (6.12%) JBoss
3 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) Confluence
5 1 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.12%) IaaS
1 3 (6.12%) Slack
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.04%) CloudBees
3 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.04%) PaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) LAN
1 12 (24.49%) VPN
1 12 (24.49%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (57.14%) Big Data
2 25 (51.02%) Apache Hive
2 25 (51.02%) Hadoop
2 25 (51.02%) HBase
2 25 (51.02%) Impala
2 25 (51.02%) Sqoop
3 12 (24.49%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.45%) JIRA
3 10 (20.41%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 6 (12.24%) Maven
6 5 (10.20%) Android Studio
6 5 (10.20%) Gradle
6 5 (10.20%) IntelliJ
6 5 (10.20%) Xcode
7 3 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (6.12%) Mercurial
8 2 (4.08%) Babel
8 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.08%) Grunt
8 2 (4.08%) gulp
8 2 (4.08%) Selenium
8 2 (4.08%) SoapUI
8 2 (4.08%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.04%) CircleCI
9 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.16%) Electronics
4 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.16%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
5 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Data Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Android Developer
6 4 (8.16%) iOS Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Agile Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Splunk Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) iOS Android Developer
8 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.08%) PC Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Data Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) Kafka
1 25 (51.02%) Spark Streaming
2 14 (28.57%) Sensu
3 6 (12.24%) CSS
3 6 (12.24%) HTML
3 6 (12.24%) Spring
4 5 (10.20%) REST
4 5 (10.20%) Web Services
5 4 (8.16%) RESTful
6 3 (6.12%) CSS3
6 3 (6.12%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.12%) HTML5
6 3 (6.12%) Java EE
6 3 (6.12%) Java SE
6 3 (6.12%) Regular Expression
7 2 (4.08%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.08%) J2EE
7 2 (4.08%) JSON
7 2 (4.08%) Node.js
7 2 (4.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) User Experience
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Android
2 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.16%) Windows
4 3 (6.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (65.31%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (57.14%) DevOps
4 25 (51.02%) ETL
4 25 (51.02%) MapReduce
5 20 (40.82%) Open Source
6 18 (36.73%) Configuration Management
7 14 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (26.53%) Information Security
9 12 (24.49%) Analytics
9 12 (24.49%) Big Data Analytics
9 12 (24.49%) Data Analytics
10 9 (18.37%) Data Modelling
10 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
10 9 (18.37%) Reverse Engineering
10 9 (18.37%) Scrum
11 7 (14.29%) OO
11 7 (14.29%) TDD
12 5 (10.20%) Android Development
12 5 (10.20%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) Python
2 25 (51.02%) Shell Script
3 24 (48.98%) Java
4 10 (20.41%) Scala
4 10 (20.41%) SQL
5 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.08%) Apple Swift
7 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 16 (32.65%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 25 (51.02%) Apache Flume
2 2 (4.08%) Docker
2 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (44.90%) Ansible
2 14 (28.57%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.04%) Rancher
3 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Informatica
1 10 (20.41%) Talend
2 4 (8.16%) SAP
3 3 (6.12%) Google
3 3 (6.12%) Splunk
4 1 (2.04%) Apple
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow