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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GitHub
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 27 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing GitHub 14 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.35% 4.53% 1.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.21% 20.34% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 0
Median daily rate £500 £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £410 £370
% change year-on-year
-1.82% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year
-78.85% -

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
66 59 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 20.50% 22.26% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 43 33
Median daily rate £475 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £54.00 £14.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+272.41% -51.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GitHub across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

GitHub Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 30 (81.08%) SQL
2 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (64.86%) DevOps
4 22 (59.46%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (56.76%) Jenkins
6 19 (51.35%) Cucumber
6 19 (51.35%) Mockito
6 19 (51.35%) Spring
6 19 (51.35%) Maven
6 19 (51.35%) Java
6 19 (51.35%) JUnit
7 18 (48.65%) TDD
7 18 (48.65%) Pair Programming
7 18 (48.65%) Scrum
7 18 (48.65%) Java EE
7 18 (48.65%) Unit Testing
8 17 (45.95%) WebSphere
9 16 (43.24%) BPEL
9 16 (43.24%) JBoss
9 16 (43.24%) BPMN
10 15 (40.54%) WebSphere Application Server
10 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
11 13 (35.14%) Migration
11 13 (35.14%) WebSphere Process Server
12 12 (32.43%) Publishing
12 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
13 11 (29.73%) Alfresco
13 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
14 10 (27.03%) Docker
15 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS

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 17 (45.95%) WebSphere
2 16 (43.24%) JBoss
3 15 (40.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (35.14%) WebSphere Process Server
5 11 (29.73%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.81%) Heroku
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) IPv4
1 4 (10.81%) IPv6
1 4 (10.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.81%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 21 (56.76%) Jenkins
2 19 (51.35%) Cucumber
2 19 (51.35%) JUnit
2 19 (51.35%) Maven
2 19 (51.35%) Mockito
3 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
4 6 (16.22%) Subversion
5 4 (10.81%) Selenium
5 4 (10.81%) Vagrant
6 2 (5.41%) Hudson
7 1 (2.70%) Bower
7 1 (2.70%) Grunt
7 1 (2.70%) Spock
7 1 (2.70%) webpack
General
1 12 (32.43%) Publishing
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) Java Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Java Engineer
4 11 (29.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 11 (29.73%) Java Software Developer
4 11 (29.73%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (29.73%) Software Developer
4 11 (29.73%) Software Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) PHP Developer
5 6 (16.22%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
6 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (10.81%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (10.81%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (10.81%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) Spring
2 18 (48.65%) Java EE
3 8 (21.62%) CSS
3 8 (21.62%) HTML
3 8 (21.62%) Web Services
4 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.51%) Ember.js
5 5 (13.51%) JMS
5 5 (13.51%) Meteor
5 5 (13.51%) REST
5 5 (13.51%) RESTful
6 4 (10.81%) Apache Camel
6 4 (10.81%) EJB
6 4 (10.81%) Express
6 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
6 4 (10.81%) MEAN Stack
6 4 (10.81%) Node.js
6 4 (10.81%) React
6 4 (10.81%) SOAP
7 2 (5.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Data Structures
2 4 (10.81%) Replication
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) CentOS
2 2 (5.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (64.86%) DevOps
3 22 (59.46%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (48.65%) Pair Programming
4 18 (48.65%) Scrum
4 18 (48.65%) TDD
4 18 (48.65%) Unit Testing
5 16 (43.24%) BPEL
5 16 (43.24%) BPMN
6 13 (35.14%) Migration
7 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
8 7 (18.92%) Web Development
9 6 (16.22%) Automated Testing
10 4 (10.81%) BDD
10 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
10 4 (10.81%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (10.81%) Open Source
11 2 (5.41%) Front End Development
12 1 (2.70%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) SQL
2 19 (51.35%) Java
3 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) PHP
5 4 (10.81%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Docker
2 4 (10.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (16.22%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) Ansible
2 2 (5.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Red Hat