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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GitHub
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GitHub 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.15% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £270
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
29 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.57% 3.19% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 4
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £289 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £365 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-53.10% +39.42%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
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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 - 2 £450 - 2
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
GitHub
South East

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 2 (33.33%) RSpec
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Heroku
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 2 (33.33%) SSH
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (33.33%) Sublime Text
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (33.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (33.33%) RSpec
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (33.33%) Sublime Text
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com