The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GitHub 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £488 £300
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
GitHub
North West

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

Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
57 31 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.70% 3.95% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 14 3
Average daily rate £463 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.13%

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - - - - 1
GitHub
North West

GitHub
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing GitHub also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GitHub.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Capybara
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing GitHub also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GitHub. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Capybara
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared