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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 97 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing GitHub 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.21% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.63% 8.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
GitHub
England

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
76 35 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.85% 2.42% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 22 5
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £19.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

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
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Northamptonshire +8 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 £350 - 1
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Magento
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Magento Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe