The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GitHub 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.35% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £376 £269
% change year-on-year
+23.16% +39.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GitHub
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Cloud Services Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
44 47 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 15.55% 13.74% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 38 7
Median daily rate £438 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £230 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-25.78% +96.07%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Oxford region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (92.31%) Magento
2 12 (92.31%) BDD
2 12 (92.31%) Node.js
2 12 (92.31%) E-Commerce
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (84.62%) Docker
4 10 (76.92%) Travis CI
5 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
5 8 (61.54%) WebDriver
6 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
7 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
8 3 (23.08%) Selenium
9 2 (15.38%) QA
9 2 (15.38%) Web Testing
10 1 (7.69%) IT Audit
10 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
10 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
10 1 (7.69%) API Testing
10 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
10 1 (7.69%) Product Management
10 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (7.69%) Confluence
10 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
10 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (7.69%) Talend

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 12 (92.31%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Travis CI
2 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
2 8 (61.54%) WebDriver
3 3 (23.08%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Test Automation Engineer
1 11 (84.62%) Test Engineer
2 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 10 (76.92%) Automation Test Analyst
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript Engineer
2 10 (76.92%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer in Test
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Testing Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Regression Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) BDD
1 12 (92.31%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Web Testing
5 1 (7.69%) API Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (7.69%) IT Audit
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Product Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Talend