Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 October 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 135 132
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 +50
Contract jobs citing GitHub 63 49 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.28% 1.15% 1.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.22% 10.36% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 33 77
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £359 £330 £325
90th Percentile £554 £599 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £100.00 £62.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +60.00% +92.31% +30.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 873 473 514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.72% 11.13% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 330 375
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.74% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £209 £313
90th Percentile £588 £600 £600
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 9
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.78 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.21% +22.58% -13.29%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.68 £9.65
90th Percentile £24.63 £28.35 £127.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -19.10%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Yorkshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Yorkshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Yorkshire

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
West Yorkshire -22 40 £450 -1.10% 21
South Yorkshire +21 22 £438 +18.24% 1
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 43 (68.25%) Git (software)
2 42 (66.67%) Java
3 38 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
6 23 (36.51%) JIRA
7 22 (34.92%) Groovy
8 19 (30.16%) Microservices
9 18 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (28.57%) Linux
10 17 (26.98%) RESTful
11 16 (25.40%) Scala
11 16 (25.40%) SOA
11 16 (25.40%) HTML
11 16 (25.40%) CSS
11 16 (25.40%) Docker
12 15 (23.81%) DevOps
12 15 (23.81%) Ansible
13 14 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
13 14 (22.22%) Shell Script
13 14 (22.22%) Selenium
14 13 (20.63%) TDD
14 13 (20.63%) OOP
14 13 (20.63%) Bitbucket
15 12 (19.05%) CSS3
15 12 (19.05%) OO
15 12 (19.05%) Python
15 12 (19.05%) Scrum
15 12 (19.05%) Confluence
15 12 (19.05%) HTML5

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (19.05%) Confluence
2 9 (14.29%) Apache Spark
3 5 (7.94%) Anypoint
3 5 (7.94%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (6.35%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.76%) nginx
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.59%) Apache
6 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (15.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.35%) IaaS
4 4 (6.35%) PaaS
4 4 (6.35%) SaaS
5 3 (4.76%) Google Analytics
6 2 (3.17%) npm
6 2 (3.17%) Slack
6 2 (3.17%) Trello
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.59%) Apigee
7 1 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.59%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.59%) Serverless
7 1 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) SSL
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) Hadoop
2 9 (14.29%) Big Data
3 8 (12.70%) MySQL
4 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.17%) BigQuery
5 2 (3.17%) Redis
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.59%) Bigtable
6 1 (1.59%) Flink
6 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (68.25%) Git (software)
2 35 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 23 (36.51%) JIRA
4 14 (22.22%) Selenium
4 14 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
5 13 (20.63%) Bitbucket
6 11 (17.46%) Mercurial
7 9 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (14.29%) Maven
8 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
9 7 (11.11%) IntelliJ
10 4 (6.35%) Sinon.JS
10 4 (6.35%) TeamCity
10 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (4.76%) Artifactory
11 3 (4.76%) Gatling
11 3 (4.76%) gulp
11 3 (4.76%) Sublime Text
11 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
12 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (65.08%) Developer
2 17 (26.98%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Cloud Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Architect
6 4 (6.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (6.35%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Scala Developer
7 3 (4.76%) AWS Developer
7 3 (4.76%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Symfony Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) RESTful
2 16 (25.40%) CSS
2 16 (25.40%) HTML
3 12 (19.05%) CSS3
3 12 (19.05%) HTML5
4 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
5 7 (11.11%) Node.js
6 6 (9.52%) Sass
6 6 (9.52%) Spring Boot
7 5 (7.94%) JSON
7 5 (7.94%) REST
7 5 (7.94%) Spring
8 4 (6.35%) GraphQL
8 4 (6.35%) React
8 4 (6.35%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (6.35%) Symfony
8 4 (6.35%) XML
8 4 (6.35%) XSLT
9 3 (4.76%) Chai
9 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
2 1 (1.59%) User Experience
2 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (7.94%) Unix
3 2 (3.17%) CentOS
4 1 (1.59%) Android
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.16%) Microservices
3 16 (25.40%) SOA
4 15 (23.81%) DevOps
5 13 (20.63%) OOP
5 13 (20.63%) TDD
6 12 (19.05%) OO
6 12 (19.05%) Scrum
7 10 (15.87%) Kanban
7 10 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (14.29%) Metadata Management
9 8 (12.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
10 7 (11.11%) MVC
10 7 (11.11%) Open Source
11 6 (9.52%) Deployment Automation
11 6 (9.52%) Workflow
12 5 (7.94%) SDLC
12 5 (7.94%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (66.67%) Java
2 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
3 22 (34.92%) Groovy
4 16 (25.40%) Scala
5 14 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 12 (19.05%) Python
7 11 (17.46%) Clojure
8 10 (15.87%) Bash Shell
9 9 (14.29%) Ruby
10 5 (7.94%) SQL
11 4 (6.35%) ES6
11 4 (6.35%) Go
11 4 (6.35%) PHP
11 4 (6.35%) XPath
12 2 (3.17%) C#
13 1 (1.59%) Apex Code
13 1 (1.59%) Haskell
13 1 (1.59%) Perl
13 1 (1.59%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (3.17%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 16 (25.40%) Docker
2 11 (17.46%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) Ansible
2 10 (15.87%) Terraform
3 8 (12.70%) Kubernetes
4 5 (7.94%) Grafana
5 4 (6.35%) Graphite
5 4 (6.35%) Puppet
6 3 (4.76%) Kibana
7 2 (3.17%) Consul
7 2 (3.17%) HAProxy
7 2 (3.17%) Packer
8 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) SaltStack
1 8 (12.70%) Splunk
2 7 (11.11%) Google
3 5 (7.94%) AppDynamics
3 5 (7.94%) MuleSoft
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.59%) IBM
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com