Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 129 140
Rank change year-on-year +70 +11 -12
Contract jobs citing GitHub 134 67 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.40% 1.35% 1.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.80% 7.75% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 40 30
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +0.56% -7.01%
10th Percentile £385 £361 £320
90th Percentile £588 £551 £603
England median daily rate £515 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £51.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year -31.37% -18.40% +92.31%

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 1,047 865 408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.58% 17.44% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 600 273
Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -1.16% -4.44%
10th Percentile £254 £312 £213
90th Percentile £575 £588 £599
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £15.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.67% -26.83% +32.26%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.28 £12.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £28.23 £29.30
England median hourly rate £23.22 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +22.18% -9.52% +10.53%

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 September 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 22 September 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 +17 65 £459 +4.91% 4
West Yorkshire +62 63 £525 +16.67% 17
North Yorkshire - 2 £298 - 5
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 112 (83.58%) Jenkins
2 74 (55.22%) JIRA
3 73 (54.48%) Git (software)
4 64 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (47.76%) DevOps
5 61 (45.52%) Confluence
6 50 (37.31%) Java
7 49 (36.57%) JavaScript
7 49 (36.57%) JSON
7 49 (36.57%) Ansible
8 48 (35.82%) Sonatype Nexus
9 47 (35.07%) Finance
10 43 (32.09%) REST
11 41 (30.60%) Test Automation
11 41 (30.60%) Python
12 40 (29.85%) SQL
12 40 (29.85%) Maven
13 37 (27.61%) Spring
13 37 (27.61%) Splunk
14 35 (26.12%) Scrum
14 35 (26.12%) Linux
15 34 (25.37%) Kanban
16 33 (24.63%) Windows
17 32 (23.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 31 (23.13%) Slack
18 31 (23.13%) Web Development
19 30 (22.39%) Banking
20 29 (21.64%) Software Engineering
20 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
20 29 (21.64%) Node.js

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 61 (45.52%) Confluence
2 15 (11.19%) IIS
3 13 (9.70%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (9.70%) Mule
4 11 (8.21%) Apache
5 10 (7.46%) Anypoint
6 9 (6.72%) Jupyter
6 9 (6.72%) OpenStack
7 6 (4.48%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (2.24%) Apache Spark
8 3 (2.24%) CMS
9 2 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.75%) FileNet
10 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 31 (23.13%) Slack
2 22 (16.42%) AWS
3 13 (9.70%) Azure
4 12 (8.96%) GCP
5 10 (7.46%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (7.46%) npm
6 3 (2.24%) Heroku
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.75%) Datadog
7 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.73%) NAS
1 5 (3.73%) SAN
2 2 (1.49%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.49%) Internet
3 1 (0.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) SSL
3 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.45%) Big Data
3 13 (9.70%) DB2
4 9 (6.72%) BigQuery
5 7 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.73%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.24%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.24%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.24%) HBase
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 112 (83.58%) Jenkins
2 74 (55.22%) JIRA
3 73 (54.48%) Git (software)
4 48 (35.82%) Sonatype Nexus
5 40 (29.85%) Maven
6 20 (14.93%) Mockito
7 19 (14.18%) JUnit
7 19 (14.18%) Selenium
8 18 (13.43%) Xcode
9 12 (8.96%) Cucumber
9 12 (8.96%) Gradle
9 12 (8.96%) Visual Studio Code
10 10 (7.46%) TeamCity
11 9 (6.72%) GitLab
12 8 (5.97%) Rational Team Concert
13 7 (5.22%) Karma Test Runner
14 6 (4.48%) MSTest
14 6 (4.48%) Visual Studio
15 3 (2.24%) JBehave
15 3 (2.24%) JMeter
General
1 47 (35.07%) Finance
2 30 (22.39%) Banking
3 18 (13.43%) Financial Institution
4 7 (5.22%) Publishing
4 7 (5.22%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.48%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 72 (53.73%) Developer
2 20 (14.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (10.45%) Lead Developer
4 13 (9.70%) iOS Developer
4 13 (9.70%) Software Engineer
5 12 (8.96%) Android Developer
6 11 (8.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.72%) Python Developer
7 9 (6.72%) SQL Developer
8 5 (3.73%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (2.99%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (2.99%) DBA
9 4 (2.99%) IAM Developer
9 4 (2.99%) Java Developer
9 4 (2.99%) Lead DevOps
9 4 (2.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (2.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (2.99%) PostgreSQL DBA
10 3 (2.24%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (36.57%) JSON
2 43 (32.09%) REST
3 37 (27.61%) Spring
4 29 (21.64%) Node.js
5 27 (20.15%) React
5 27 (20.15%) Spring Boot
6 22 (16.42%) Swagger
7 17 (12.69%) AngularJS
8 13 (9.70%) Express
8 13 (9.70%) Jest
9 12 (8.96%) Enzyme
9 12 (8.96%) HTML
9 12 (8.96%) jQuery
9 12 (8.96%) RESTful
9 12 (8.96%) WireMock
10 11 (8.21%) CSS
10 11 (8.21%) Redux
11 10 (7.46%) GraphQL
11 10 (7.46%) Web Services
12 9 (6.72%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.91%) User Experience
2 22 (16.42%) Mobile App
3 16 (11.94%) Blog
4 10 (7.46%) Mobile Banking
5 6 (4.48%) Clustering
6 5 (3.73%) Replication
7 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.24%) NHS
8 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.49%) iSeries
8 2 (1.49%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.75%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.75%) HTC Vive
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.12%) Linux
2 33 (24.63%) Windows
3 24 (17.91%) Apple iOS
4 20 (14.93%) Android
5 15 (11.19%) Unix
6 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.99%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.24%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.49%) CentOS
9 2 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
1 64 (47.76%) DevOps
2 41 (30.60%) Test Automation
3 35 (26.12%) Scrum
4 34 (25.37%) Kanban
5 32 (23.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 31 (23.13%) Web Development
7 29 (21.64%) Software Engineering
8 21 (15.67%) Open Source
9 20 (14.93%) Change Management
9 20 (14.93%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 20 (14.93%) iOS Development
9 20 (14.93%) Release Management
10 18 (13.43%) Technical Leadership
11 16 (11.94%) API Testing
11 16 (11.94%) Prototyping
11 16 (11.94%) Unit Testing
12 15 (11.19%) Android Development
12 15 (11.19%) Pair Programming
13 14 (10.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (37.31%) Java
2 49 (36.57%) JavaScript
3 41 (30.60%) Python
4 40 (29.85%) SQL
5 25 (18.66%) PowerShell
6 23 (17.16%) Bash Shell
7 20 (14.93%) Apple Swift
8 19 (14.18%) T-SQL
9 18 (13.43%) Shell Script
10 17 (12.69%) Java 8
11 16 (11.94%) Go
12 11 (8.21%) ES6
12 11 (8.21%) PHP
13 9 (6.72%) Perl
13 9 (6.72%) R
14 8 (5.97%) Ruby
14 8 (5.97%) VB
15 7 (5.22%) C#
15 7 (5.22%) PL/SQL
16 5 (3.73%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 5 (3.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) WCAG
2 1 (0.75%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (14.93%) Docker
2 8 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.73%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.24%) VMware NSX
4 3 (2.24%) vSphere
5 1 (0.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 49 (36.57%) Ansible
2 16 (11.94%) Puppet
3 13 (9.70%) Kubernetes
4 10 (7.46%) SCCM
4 10 (7.46%) WMI
5 8 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.24%) Oozie
7 3 (2.24%) Rancher
7 3 (2.24%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 2 (1.49%) SCOM
9 1 (0.75%) Grafana
9 1 (0.75%) Istio
9 1 (0.75%) Kibana
9 1 (0.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (27.61%) Splunk
2 29 (21.64%) MuleSoft
3 28 (20.90%) AppDynamics
4 24 (17.91%) Oracle
5 14 (10.45%) Microsoft
6 13 (9.70%) Google
6 13 (9.70%) IBM
7 11 (8.21%) SAP
8 10 (7.46%) Blue Coat
8 10 (7.46%) F5
9 9 (6.72%) VMware
10 8 (5.97%) EMC
11 6 (4.48%) ForgeRock
12 5 (3.73%) Citrix
12 5 (3.73%) HP
13 3 (2.24%) NetApp
14 2 (1.49%) Adobe
14 2 (1.49%) Sybase
15 1 (0.75%) hybris
15 1 (0.75%) Veritas