Period
to 21 February 2020

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 21 February 2020 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
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 133 156
Rank change year-on-year +42 +23 -54
Contract jobs citing GitHub 61 68 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.05% 1.40% 0.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.31% 6.17% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 44 25
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.22% -5.29%
10th Percentile £350 £400 £323
90th Percentile £650 £634 £660
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £62.50
% change year-on-year +26.67% -40.00% +73.61%

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 835 1,103 763
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.09% 22.65% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 747 540
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £286 £288 £228
90th Percentile £600 £588 £588
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £14.85 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.78% -18.63% +17.74%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.77 £11.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £42.50
England median hourly rate £22.17 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +26.66% -12.50% +5.26%

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 21 February 2020.

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 21 February 2020. 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 +54 34 £500 +11.11% 17
South Yorkshire +13 19 £405 -19.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 4
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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 36 (59.02%) Jenkins
2 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (52.46%) Git (software)
4 31 (50.82%) JIRA
5 23 (37.70%) Test Automation
5 23 (37.70%) DevOps
6 22 (36.07%) Finance
7 21 (34.43%) Confluence
8 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
9 16 (26.23%) Android
9 16 (26.23%) JSON
9 16 (26.23%) Android Development
10 15 (24.59%) REST
11 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
11 14 (22.95%) Open Source
11 14 (22.95%) Scrum
12 13 (21.31%) Change Management
12 13 (21.31%) Kanban
12 13 (21.31%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 12 (19.67%) Sonatype Nexus
13 12 (19.67%) Slack
13 12 (19.67%) Apple iOS
13 12 (19.67%) iOS Development
13 12 (19.67%) React
13 12 (19.67%) Apple Swift
13 12 (19.67%) Financial Institution
13 12 (19.67%) SQL
14 11 (18.03%) Unix
14 11 (18.03%) Xcode
14 11 (18.03%) AWS

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 21 (34.43%) Confluence
2 4 (6.56%) IIS
3 2 (3.28%) Anypoint
3 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.64%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.64%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) Slack
2 11 (18.03%) AWS
3 6 (9.84%) GCP
4 3 (4.92%) Google Analytics
5 2 (3.28%) Azure
5 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.28%) IaaS
6 1 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.64%) npm
6 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) HTTPS
1 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.92%) HTTP
2 3 (4.92%) SSL
3 2 (3.28%) BGP
3 2 (3.28%) IPv6
3 2 (3.28%) Junos
3 2 (3.28%) MPLS
3 2 (3.28%) OSPF
3 2 (3.28%) RSVP
3 2 (3.28%) VPN
3 2 (3.28%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (59.02%) Jenkins
2 32 (52.46%) Git (software)
3 31 (50.82%) JIRA
4 12 (19.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (18.03%) Selenium
5 11 (18.03%) Visual Studio Code
5 11 (18.03%) Xcode
6 9 (14.75%) Cucumber
6 9 (14.75%) JUnit
6 9 (14.75%) Maven
6 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
7 7 (11.48%) Gatling
8 6 (9.84%) Mockito
8 6 (9.84%) TeamCity
9 5 (8.20%) AppScan
9 5 (8.20%) Jasmine
9 5 (8.20%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (8.20%) Postman
10 4 (6.56%) GitLab
11 3 (4.92%) CocoaPods
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Financial Institution
3 11 (18.03%) Banking
4 4 (6.56%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Publishing
6 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (62.30%) Developer
2 12 (19.67%) Android Developer
3 6 (9.84%) iOS Developer
3 6 (9.84%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
4 5 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
4 5 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) DevSecOps Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) QA Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) JSON
2 15 (24.59%) REST
3 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
4 12 (19.67%) React
5 10 (16.39%) Node.js
6 8 (13.11%) .NET
6 8 (13.11%) RxJS
7 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (11.48%) CSS
7 7 (11.48%) HTML
7 7 (11.48%) Spring
7 7 (11.48%) Spring Boot
7 7 (11.48%) XML
8 6 (9.84%) GraphQL
8 6 (9.84%) Sass
9 5 (8.20%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (8.20%) Gherkin
9 5 (8.20%) Material Design
9 5 (8.20%) Retrofit
9 5 (8.20%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Mobile App
1 11 (18.03%) User Experience
2 7 (11.48%) Blog
3 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) iSeries
4 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Android
2 12 (19.67%) Apple iOS
3 11 (18.03%) Unix
4 10 (16.39%) Linux
4 10 (16.39%) Windows
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.70%) DevOps
2 23 (37.70%) Test Automation
3 16 (26.23%) Android Development
4 14 (22.95%) Open Source
4 14 (22.95%) Scrum
5 13 (21.31%) Change Management
5 13 (21.31%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 13 (21.31%) Kanban
6 12 (19.67%) iOS Development
7 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
8 8 (13.11%) Microservices
8 8 (13.11%) Web Development
9 7 (11.48%) API Testing
9 7 (11.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (11.48%) Pair Programming
9 7 (11.48%) Project Management
10 5 (8.20%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (8.20%) Information Security
10 5 (8.20%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.67%) Apple Swift
2 12 (19.67%) SQL
3 10 (16.39%) Java
4 9 (14.75%) Kotlin
5 8 (13.11%) C#
5 8 (13.11%) TypeScript
6 7 (11.48%) Go
7 6 (9.84%) Java 8
7 6 (9.84%) Python
8 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.92%) Scala
9 3 (4.92%) VB
10 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.64%) ES6
11 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.64%) PHP
11 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) ISEB
1 4 (6.56%) ISTQB
1 4 (6.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.28%) JNCIE
2 2 (3.28%) JNCIP
2 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Docker
2 5 (8.20%) VirtualBox
3 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.64%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Ansible
1 8 (13.11%) Grafana
2 7 (11.48%) Kubernetes
3 5 (8.20%) Prometheus
4 3 (4.92%) Kibana
4 3 (4.92%) Terraform
5 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.64%) Puppet
5 1 (1.64%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Google
2 7 (11.48%) AppDynamics
2 7 (11.48%) Splunk
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.92%) MuleSoft
5 2 (3.28%) IBM
5 2 (3.28%) Juniper
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.64%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.64%) EMC
6 1 (1.64%) F5
6 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.64%) NetApp
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) VMware