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 22 May 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
22 May 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 £376 £338 £250
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +35.00%
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
90 42 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.14% 5.35% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 16 1
Average daily rate £525 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £12.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -51.92%

GitHub
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 May 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