Period
to 27 May 2019

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 27 May 2019 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
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 141 122
Rank change year-on-year +52 -19 +28
Contract jobs citing GitHub 107 56 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.39% 1.15% 1.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.97% 7.14% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 33 44
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £413 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +1.23% -18.50%
10th Percentile £400 £345 £252
90th Percentile £615 £538 £567
England median daily rate £525 £500 £455
% change year-on-year +5.00% +9.89% -1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.54 £41.50
% change year-on-year +4.35% -19.18% -1.94%

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 1,073 784 393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 24.00% 16.12% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 534 261
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £247 £308 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 9
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +2.86% +12.90%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.48 £10.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.18 £28.90
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% -5.00%

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 27 May 2019.

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 27 May 2019. 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
South Yorkshire +22 57 £500 +15.94% 2
West Yorkshire +35 45 £475 +17.28% 4
North Yorkshire +6 2 £298 -22.73%
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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 72 (67.29%) Jenkins
2 67 (62.62%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (54.21%) Git (software)
4 50 (46.73%) DevOps
5 48 (44.86%) Web Development
6 46 (42.99%) JIRA
6 46 (42.99%) Confluence
6 46 (42.99%) Node.js
7 40 (37.38%) Java
8 38 (35.51%) JSON
9 37 (34.58%) Microsoft
10 35 (32.71%) HTML
11 34 (31.78%) CSS
11 34 (31.78%) Linux
11 34 (31.78%) Microsoft Azure
12 32 (29.91%) Test Automation
13 31 (28.97%) REST
13 31 (28.97%) Sonatype Nexus
14 28 (26.17%) JavaScript
14 28 (26.17%) Spring
14 28 (26.17%) Maven
15 27 (25.23%) Ansible
15 27 (25.23%) PaaS
16 26 (24.30%) Splunk
16 26 (24.30%) SQL
17 25 (23.36%) Mobile App
18 24 (22.43%) Scrum
19 23 (21.50%) Kanban
19 23 (21.50%) Python
19 23 (21.50%) Apple iOS

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 46 (42.99%) Confluence
2 11 (10.28%) Apache
3 7 (6.54%) Apache Spark
3 7 (6.54%) IIS
4 6 (5.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (5.61%) Apache ServiceMix
4 6 (5.61%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (5.61%) Mule
5 3 (2.80%) Jupyter
5 3 (2.80%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.87%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.93%) FileNet
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 34 (31.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (25.23%) PaaS
3 23 (21.50%) Slack
4 8 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (6.54%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (5.61%) Heroku
7 5 (4.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.67%) NAS
1 5 (4.67%) SAN
2 2 (1.87%) VPN
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.15%) Big Data
3 11 (10.28%) Hadoop
4 10 (9.35%) DB2
5 7 (6.54%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.61%) Apache Hive
6 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.61%) HBase
7 3 (2.80%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.80%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.93%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 72 (67.29%) Jenkins
2 58 (54.21%) Git (software)
3 46 (42.99%) JIRA
4 31 (28.97%) Sonatype Nexus
5 28 (26.17%) Maven
6 17 (15.89%) Xcode
7 12 (11.21%) Mockito
8 8 (7.48%) Selenium
9 7 (6.54%) Cucumber
10 6 (5.61%) JUnit
10 6 (5.61%) Visual Studio
11 5 (4.67%) MSTest
12 3 (2.80%) Gradle
12 3 (2.80%) Jasmine
12 3 (2.80%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio Code
13 2 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (1.87%) Bitbucket
13 2 (1.87%) TestNG
14 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (19.63%) Finance
2 14 (13.08%) Banking
3 7 (6.54%) Publishing
4 6 (5.61%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.87%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (53.27%) Developer
2 17 (15.89%) iOS Developer
3 15 (14.02%) Architect
4 14 (13.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (12.15%) Senior Developer
5 13 (12.15%) Technical Architect
6 10 (9.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Web Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.67%) React Developer
11 4 (3.74%) Android Developer
11 4 (3.74%) DBA
11 4 (3.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 4 (3.74%) PostgreSQL DBA
12 3 (2.80%) Digital Developer
12 3 (2.80%) Full Stack Developer
12 3 (2.80%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (42.99%) Node.js
2 38 (35.51%) JSON
3 35 (32.71%) HTML
4 34 (31.78%) CSS
5 31 (28.97%) REST
6 28 (26.17%) Spring
7 20 (18.69%) Spring Boot
7 20 (18.69%) Swagger
8 17 (15.89%) React
9 10 (9.35%) .NET
9 10 (9.35%) jQuery
9 10 (9.35%) RESTful
10 7 (6.54%) Apache Camel
10 7 (6.54%) Web Services
11 6 (5.61%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (5.61%) Drools
11 6 (5.61%) Hibernate
11 6 (5.61%) Kafka
11 6 (5.61%) OpenID
11 6 (5.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.36%) Mobile App
2 23 (21.50%) User Experience
3 10 (9.35%) Blog
4 6 (5.61%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (4.67%) Clustering
5 5 (4.67%) Replication
6 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.93%) HTC Vive
7 1 (0.93%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (31.78%) Linux
2 23 (21.50%) Apple iOS
3 21 (19.63%) Windows
4 13 (12.15%) Unix
5 12 (11.21%) Mac OS X
6 10 (9.35%) Android
7 4 (3.74%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.80%) CentOS
9 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.93%) Solaris
10 1 (0.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (62.62%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (46.73%) DevOps
3 48 (44.86%) Web Development
4 32 (29.91%) Test Automation
5 24 (22.43%) Scrum
6 23 (21.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 23 (21.50%) iOS Development
6 23 (21.50%) Kanban
7 22 (20.56%) Configuration Management
8 21 (19.63%) TDD
9 19 (17.76%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (14.02%) Service Design
11 14 (13.08%) Software Engineering
12 13 (12.15%) Software Architecture
13 12 (11.21%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (11.21%) Open Source
14 11 (10.28%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (10.28%) Web Design
15 10 (9.35%) Prototyping
16 9 (8.41%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 40 (37.38%) Java
2 28 (26.17%) JavaScript
3 26 (24.30%) SQL
4 23 (21.50%) Python
5 21 (19.63%) Java 8
6 17 (15.89%) Apple Swift
7 16 (14.95%) Bash Shell
8 15 (14.02%) PowerShell
9 13 (12.15%) C#
10 11 (10.28%) Shell Script
11 9 (8.41%) PHP
11 9 (8.41%) T-SQL
12 8 (7.48%) Ruby
13 7 (6.54%) Perl
13 7 (6.54%) PL/SQL
14 6 (5.61%) Go
15 3 (2.80%) R
15 3 (2.80%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.93%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (3.74%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) GDPR
2 4 (3.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) Hyper-V
1 5 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 27 (25.23%) Ansible
2 10 (9.35%) Puppet
3 8 (7.48%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (7.48%) SCCM
3 8 (7.48%) WMI
4 6 (5.61%) Kubernetes
4 6 (5.61%) Oozie
5 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.87%) Consul
6 2 (1.87%) Packer
6 2 (1.87%) Terraform
7 1 (0.93%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 37 (34.58%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.30%) Splunk
3 20 (18.69%) AppDynamics
4 17 (15.89%) MuleSoft
5 11 (10.28%) Oracle
6 9 (8.41%) SAP
7 6 (5.61%) Adobe
7 6 (5.61%) ForgeRock
7 6 (5.61%) HP
8 5 (4.67%) Citrix
8 5 (4.67%) EMC
8 5 (4.67%) IBM
8 5 (4.67%) VMware
9 4 (3.74%) Google
10 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.87%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.93%) hybris
11 1 (0.93%) Sybase
11 1 (0.93%) Veracode
11 1 (0.93%) Veritas