The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 123 137 145
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Contract jobs citing GitHub 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.11% 0.065%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.97% 1.40% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £426 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.99% +6.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 -
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 of England region.

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
236 214 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.60% 7.55% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 125 94
Median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £31.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.96% +103.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £20.80 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £41.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Cambridgeshire +26 6 £400 - 6
Suffolk +4 1 - -
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Informatics
2 5 (45.45%) Biology
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
3 1 (9.09%) iOS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) Cocoa
4 1 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (9.09%) Core Animation
4 1 (9.09%) Core Data
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) Lucene
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (45.45%) Biology
1 5 (45.45%) Informatics
2 1 (9.09%) Animation
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Microservices
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Nintex