Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 117 190
Rank change year-on-year -24 +73 -12
Contract jobs citing GitHub 35 85 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.80% 1.73% 0.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.92% 19.02% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 77 15
Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.65% +3.03% +35.25%
10th Percentile £315 £253 £350
90th Percentile £630 £575 £538
England median daily rate £500 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +73.61% +28.57% -

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 591 447 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.43% 9.10% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 317 216
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £209 £263 £303
90th Percentile £600 £575 £566
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +16.13% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.90 £10.40 £10.55
90th Percentile £23.33 £127.50 £123.50
England median hourly rate £18.63 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year -1.97% -12.20% -3.82%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -5 28 £438 +9.38% 10
South Yorkshire -29 4 £370 -14.20% 2
North Yorkshire +6 2 £368 +47.00% 1
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 20 (57.14%) Java
4 15 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 13 (37.14%) Scrum
6 12 (34.29%) Open Source
6 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (31.43%) JIRA
7 11 (31.43%) TDD
7 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
7 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
8 10 (28.57%) HTML
8 10 (28.57%) CSS
8 10 (28.57%) Spring
9 9 (25.71%) Banking
9 9 (25.71%) Web Services
9 9 (25.71%) OO
9 9 (25.71%) User Experience
9 9 (25.71%) DevOps
9 9 (25.71%) REST
10 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
10 8 (22.86%) BDD
11 7 (20.00%) Finance
11 7 (20.00%) Linux
11 7 (20.00%) Big Data
11 7 (20.00%) Microservices
11 7 (20.00%) Software Delivery
12 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
12 6 (17.14%) Maven
13 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering

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 (14.29%) Confluence
1 5 (14.29%) GlassFish
1 5 (14.29%) JBoss
1 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.57%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (5.71%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (14.29%) IaaS
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) PaaS
3 3 (8.57%) CloudBees
3 3 (8.57%) OpenShift
3 3 (8.57%) Slack
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.86%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
1 2 (5.71%) VPN
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Big Data
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.71%) HBase
4 2 (5.71%) Impala
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL
4 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.71%) Sqoop
5 1 (2.86%) Data Mart
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.86%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 21 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 11 (31.43%) JIRA
4 6 (17.14%) Maven
5 5 (14.29%) Android Studio
5 5 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (14.29%) Gradle
5 5 (14.29%) IntelliJ
5 5 (14.29%) Selenium
5 5 (14.29%) Xcode
6 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
6 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
7 3 (8.57%) Mercurial
7 3 (8.57%) SonarQube
8 2 (5.71%) Babel
8 2 (5.71%) Bitbucket
8 2 (5.71%) Grunt
8 2 (5.71%) gulp
8 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.86%) Protractor
General
1 9 (25.71%) Banking
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Retail Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.71%) Electronics
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Android Developer
4 4 (11.43%) iOS Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Automation Tester
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Agile Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Splunk Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Tester
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Data Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) iOS Android Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) CSS
1 10 (28.57%) HTML
1 10 (28.57%) Spring
2 9 (25.71%) REST
2 9 (25.71%) Web Services
3 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 5 (14.29%) Java EE
3 5 (14.29%) Java SE
4 4 (11.43%) Gherkin
4 4 (11.43%) J2EE
4 4 (11.43%) JSON
4 4 (11.43%) RESTful
4 4 (11.43%) SOAP
5 3 (8.57%) CSS3
5 3 (8.57%) HTML5
5 3 (8.57%) Regular Expression
6 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.71%) Kafka
6 2 (5.71%) Node.js
6 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Android
2 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 4 (11.43%) Windows
4 3 (8.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Scrum
3 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (34.29%) Open Source
4 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
4 11 (31.43%) TDD
5 9 (25.71%) DevOps
5 9 (25.71%) OO
6 8 (22.86%) BDD
6 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
7 7 (20.00%) Microservices
7 7 (20.00%) Software Delivery
8 5 (14.29%) Android Development
8 5 (14.29%) iOS Development
8 5 (14.29%) MVC
8 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 4 (11.43%) Kanban
9 4 (11.43%) OOP
9 4 (11.43%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.71%) Apple Swift
5 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.71%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Apache Flume
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
1 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.86%) Rancher
3 1 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) MuleSoft
1 4 (11.43%) Splunk
2 3 (8.57%) Google
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
3 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.86%) Apple
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat