The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GitHub 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.13% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £401 £344
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +16.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
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
68 61 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.18% 5.65% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 7
Median daily rate £425 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £365 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £650 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £325 -
GitHub
North West

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 2 (66.67%) MCollective
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) AWS Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Heroku
2 2 (66.67%) Engine Yard
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) BMC

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (66.67%) Engine Yard
1 2 (66.67%) Heroku
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Gatling
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (66.67%) Cobbler
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) BMC
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware