The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 33 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing GitHub 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.60% 0.42% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.67% 3.13% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 -
GitHub
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
30 64 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.62% 13.42% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 39 13
Median daily rate £503 £450 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +44.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing GitHub as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GitHub across the Cambridge region.

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

GitHub
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Informatics
1 5 (71.43%) Biology
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source Development
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Software Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) Biology
1 5 (71.43%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source Development
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree