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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GitHub
Rank 57 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing GitHub 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.34% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.35% 0.97% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
85 103 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.66% 13.86% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 70 19
Average daily rate £450 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +69.49%

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
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 29 April 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
Kidlington - 1 £450 -
Oxford - 1 £450 -
GitHub
South East

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 22 (91.67%) Web Services
1 22 (91.67%) Magento
1 22 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (91.67%) Node.js
2 21 (87.50%) BDD
2 21 (87.50%) E-Commerce
3 20 (83.33%) Docker
4 19 (79.17%) Travis CI
5 17 (70.83%) Cucumber
5 17 (70.83%) WebDriver
6 6 (25.00%) Selenium
6 6 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.50%) Publishing
8 3 (12.50%) Web Testing
9 2 (8.33%) QA
9 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (4.17%) IT Audit
10 1 (4.17%) Zurb Foundation
10 1 (4.17%) Test Planning
10 1 (4.17%) API Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Defect Tracking
10 1 (4.17%) Scrum
10 1 (4.17%) HTML
10 1 (4.17%) Java

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 22 (91.67%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 22 (91.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Travis CI
2 17 (70.83%) Cucumber
2 17 (70.83%) WebDriver
3 6 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Test Engineer
2 17 (70.83%) Test Automation Engineer
3 16 (66.67%) JavaScript Engineer
4 14 (58.33%) Analyst
4 14 (58.33%) Test Analyst
5 13 (54.17%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (16.67%) Developer
7 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Developer in Test
8 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Testing Analyst
9 1 (4.17%) Angular Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
9 1 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Magento Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
9 1 (4.17%) PHP Magento Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Regression Test Analyst
9 1 (4.17%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Blog
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) BDD
1 21 (87.50%) E-Commerce
2 6 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Web Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Kanban
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Product Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) Talend