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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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 £420 £350 £270
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +29.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -
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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
20 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.76% 2.95% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 8
Average daily rate £400 £369 £494
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -25.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £288 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -38.48%