The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 42 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing GitHub 18 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.29% 0.64% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.35% 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - -
GitHub
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
93 56 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.00% 8.93% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 41 19
Average daily rate £420 £475 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +21.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £698
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

GitHub
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GitHub across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

GitHub Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Oxford +13 16 £500 -
GitHub
South East

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 35 (97.22%) E-Commerce
1 35 (97.22%) Node.js
2 32 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 21 (58.33%) Web Services
3 21 (58.33%) Magento
3 21 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (58.33%) BDD
4 20 (55.56%) Docker
5 17 (47.22%) Cucumber
5 17 (47.22%) WebDriver
6 14 (38.89%) Open Source
7 12 (33.33%) Publishing
8 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.00%) Kanban
9 9 (25.00%) Scrum
10 6 (16.67%) Automation Testing
10 6 (16.67%) Selenium
11 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
11 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
12 3 (8.33%) Web Testing
13 1 (2.78%) MVC
13 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
13 1 (2.78%) .NET
13 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
13 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
13 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
13 1 (2.78%) QA
13 1 (2.78%) Blog
13 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 35 (97.22%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) Cucumber
1 17 (47.22%) WebDriver
2 6 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 12 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 17 (47.22%) Automation Engineer
2 17 (47.22%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) Test Automation Engineer
3 16 (44.44%) JavaScript Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) Analyst
4 13 (36.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (36.11%) Test Analyst
5 12 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
5 12 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 11 (30.56%) Lead Developer
6 11 (30.56%) Technical Developer
6 11 (30.56%) Technical Leader
7 9 (25.00%) Node.js Developer
8 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Developer in Test
10 2 (5.56%) Test Automation Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (2.78%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) E-Commerce
2 21 (58.33%) BDD
3 14 (38.89%) Open Source
4 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.00%) Kanban
5 9 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.33%) Web Testing
9 1 (2.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft