Period
to 14 December 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 14 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 131 131
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +60
Contract jobs citing GitHub 63 56 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.27% 1.26% 1.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.58% 9.20% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 39 76
Yorkshire median daily rate £481 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.94% +5.88% +11.48%
10th Percentile £400 £325 £263
90th Percentile £564 £594 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £51.25 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -18.00% +73.61% +30.91%

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 957 609 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.22% 13.73% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 435 335
Yorkshire median daily rate £443 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.91% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £207 £281
90th Percentile £600 £600 £588
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £20.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.98% +32.26% +29.17%
10th Percentile £9.65 £10.95 £10.00
90th Percentile £29.00 £30.60 £127.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -12.20%

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 14 December 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 14 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
West Yorkshire -25 37 £450 - 24
South Yorkshire +21 26 £500 +35.14% 3
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (63.49%) Java
3 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
4 35 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 24 (38.10%) Test Automation
5 24 (38.10%) Node.js
5 24 (38.10%) Jenkins
6 19 (30.16%) Microservices
7 18 (28.57%) TDD
8 17 (26.98%) JIRA
9 15 (23.81%) Web Development
9 15 (23.81%) RESTful
9 15 (23.81%) C#
9 15 (23.81%) HTML
9 15 (23.81%) CSS
10 14 (22.22%) .NET
10 14 (22.22%) Scala
10 14 (22.22%) Heroku
11 13 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (20.63%) SOA
11 13 (20.63%) Continuous Deployment
12 12 (19.05%) Ruby
12 12 (19.05%) Groovy
13 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (17.46%) BDD
13 11 (17.46%) HTML5
13 11 (17.46%) Linux
13 11 (17.46%) Docker
13 11 (17.46%) CSS3
14 10 (15.87%) BPSS Clearance

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 5 (7.94%) Confluence
2 4 (6.35%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.76%) nginx
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) Apache
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.22%) Heroku
2 13 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.94%) IaaS
4 5 (7.94%) PaaS
4 5 (7.94%) SaaS
5 3 (4.76%) Slack
6 2 (3.17%) Google Analytics
6 2 (3.17%) npm
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%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.59%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) DNS
1 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) MySQL
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.35%) Redis
4 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 24 (38.10%) Jenkins
3 17 (26.98%) JIRA
4 8 (12.70%) Mercurial
4 8 (12.70%) Selenium
5 6 (9.52%) IntelliJ
5 6 (9.52%) TeamCity
6 5 (7.94%) Maven
7 4 (6.35%) Bitbucket
7 4 (6.35%) Cucumber
7 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (4.76%) Artifactory
8 3 (4.76%) Sinon.JS
8 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
9 2 (3.17%) Gatling
9 2 (3.17%) gulp
9 2 (3.17%) JMeter
9 2 (3.17%) Sublime Text
9 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
9 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (63.49%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.46%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.70%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Node.js Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Platform Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (4.76%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) Node.js
2 15 (23.81%) CSS
2 15 (23.81%) HTML
2 15 (23.81%) RESTful
3 14 (22.22%) .NET
4 11 (17.46%) CSS3
4 11 (17.46%) HTML5
5 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 7 (11.11%) React
6 6 (9.52%) REST
7 5 (7.94%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (7.94%) Sass
8 4 (6.35%) GraphQL
8 4 (6.35%) JSON
9 3 (4.76%) Dropwizard
9 3 (4.76%) jQuery
9 3 (4.76%) Play Framework
9 3 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (4.76%) Swagger
9 3 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.17%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Linux
2 5 (7.94%) Unix
3 2 (3.17%) CentOS
4 1 (1.59%) Android
4 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (38.10%) Test Automation
3 19 (30.16%) Microservices
4 18 (28.57%) TDD
5 15 (23.81%) Web Development
6 13 (20.63%) Continuous Deployment
6 13 (20.63%) SOA
7 11 (17.46%) BDD
7 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (15.87%) OOP
9 9 (14.29%) OO
9 9 (14.29%) Open Source
9 9 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (12.70%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (12.70%) DevOps
10 8 (12.70%) MVC
11 7 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
12 6 (9.52%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 5 (7.94%) Software Delivery
13 5 (7.94%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (63.49%) Java
2 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
3 15 (23.81%) C#
4 14 (22.22%) Scala
5 12 (19.05%) Groovy
5 12 (19.05%) Ruby
6 8 (12.70%) Clojure
7 7 (11.11%) Python
8 4 (6.35%) ES6
8 4 (6.35%) Go
8 4 (6.35%) PHP
8 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.35%) SQL
9 3 (4.76%) XPath
10 2 (3.17%) Java 8
11 1 (1.59%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.59%) PHP 7
11 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.59%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 11 (17.46%) Docker
2 8 (12.70%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Puppet
2 4 (6.35%) Grafana
2 4 (6.35%) Graphite
3 3 (4.76%) Consul
3 3 (4.76%) Packer
3 3 (4.76%) Terraform
4 2 (3.17%) Ansible
4 2 (3.17%) HAProxy
4 2 (3.17%) Kibana
4 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.59%) Mesos
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle
2 3 (4.76%) Google
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Splunk
3 1 (1.59%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com