The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for GitHub skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GitHub
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 57 57 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing GitHub 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.47% 0.46% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.80% 8.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £488 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £370
% change year-on-year -1.31% +2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year -78.85% -  

GitHub is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 79 35 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 12.36% 5.33% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 21 33
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £325 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing GitHub as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Wiltshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Wiltshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Wiltshire

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +1 1 £300 -
GitHub
South West

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) DevOps
3 6 (60.00%) SaltStack
3 6 (60.00%) Ansible
4 5 (50.00%) Salt
4 5 (50.00%) Puppet
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Apache
5 4 (40.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) Perl
5 4 (40.00%) Ant
5 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
5 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Maven
5 4 (40.00%) Ruby
5 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (40.00%) Selenium
5 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (40.00%) nginx
5 4 (40.00%) Bitbucket
5 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
5 4 (40.00%) Go
5 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (40.00%) Apache
1 4 (40.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) Ant
3 4 (40.00%) Bitbucket
3 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (40.00%) GitLab
3 4 (40.00%) Maven
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
3 4 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (20.00%) Hudson
5 2 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 1 (10.00%) API Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Microservices
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (40.00%) Go
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Ansible
2 5 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (50.00%) Salt
3 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) SaltStack
2 3 (30.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat