The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank - - 86
Contract jobs citing GitHub 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate
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- - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.18% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - £45.00
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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 East Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
45 44 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.81% 3.04% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 21
Average daily rate £425 £400 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £376 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.31% +25.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -50.00%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GitHub across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) JUnit
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Spock
3 7 (70.00%) Apache Camel
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (70.00%) SOAP
4 6 (60.00%) Spring
4 6 (60.00%) Spring Security
4 6 (60.00%) Microservices
4 6 (60.00%) Spring Boot
5 2 (20.00%) Subversion
5 2 (20.00%) Apache
5 2 (20.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) ForgeRock
6 1 (10.00%) People Management
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
6 1 (10.00%) SLA
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) Sun
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) REXX
6 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) JUnit
1 8 (80.00%) Spock
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Web Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Deployment Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) Apache Camel
2 7 (70.00%) SOAP
3 6 (60.00%) Spring Boot
3 6 (60.00%) Spring Security
3 6 (60.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) HPUX
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) REXX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Endevor
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) Sun
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix
1 1 (10.00%) Perforce
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
1 1 (10.00%) ForgeRock