The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 243 243 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing GitHub 34 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.11% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.56% 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 31 8 0
Average daily rate
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£440 £419 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - £45.00
GitHub
England

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

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
611 360 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.08% 3.88% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 210 185
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 5 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -47.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.61 £24.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £120.20 £35.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -48.48%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in the South East

GitHub
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GitHub across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

GitHub Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Oxfordshire -6 22 £440 +3.52% 2
Berkshire -4 5 £488 +56.87% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £300 -
Middlesex - 2 £300 -
Surrey - 2 £460 - 1
Hampshire - 1 - -
GitHub
England

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 30 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 28 (66.67%) Node.js
3 22 (52.38%) Open Source
4 21 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (35.71%) HTML
7 12 (28.57%) MySQL
7 12 (28.57%) CSS
7 12 (28.57%) Scrum
8 9 (21.43%) PHP
8 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
9 8 (19.05%) jQuery
9 8 (19.05%) Publishing
10 7 (16.67%) SOAP
10 7 (16.67%) Kanban
10 7 (16.67%) REST
11 6 (14.29%) JSON
11 6 (14.29%) JIRA
11 6 (14.29%) TDD
12 5 (11.90%) Linux
12 5 (11.90%) SOA
12 5 (11.90%) Java
12 5 (11.90%) HTML5
12 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
12 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
12 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
13 4 (9.52%) Jasmine
13 4 (9.52%) Sass
13 4 (9.52%) Grunt
13 4 (9.52%) Subversion

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 28 (66.67%) Node.js
2 3 (7.14%) CMS
2 3 (7.14%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.76%) WordPress
3 2 (4.76%) Drupal
4 1 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) JIRA
3 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.52%) Grunt
4 4 (9.52%) Subversion
4 4 (9.52%) TestNG
4 4 (9.52%) JUnit
4 4 (9.52%) IntelliJ
4 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 4 (9.52%) Jasmine
5 3 (7.14%) NUnit
6 2 (4.76%) MSTest
General
1 8 (19.05%) Publishing
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) JavaScript Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Technical Leader
4 7 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (7.14%) Umbraco Developer
7 3 (7.14%) PHP Zend Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Deployment Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) HTML
2 12 (28.57%) CSS
3 8 (19.05%) jQuery
4 7 (16.67%) REST
4 7 (16.67%) SOAP
5 6 (14.29%) JSON
6 5 (11.90%) HTML5
6 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
7 4 (9.52%) Laravel
7 4 (9.52%) Sass
7 4 (9.52%) Zend Framework
8 3 (7.14%) .NET
9 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 2 (4.76%) XML
9 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (2.38%) Web Services
10 1 (2.38%) CSS3
10 1 (2.38%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
1 1 (2.38%) User Experience
1 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Open Source
2 21 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (28.57%) Scrum
5 7 (16.67%) Kanban
6 6 (14.29%) TDD
7 5 (11.90%) SOA
7 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) MVC
9 3 (7.14%) Web Development
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Rapid Prototyping
10 2 (4.76%) API Development
11 1 (2.38%) Channel Management
11 1 (2.38%) RAD
11 1 (2.38%) SEO
11 1 (2.38%) Regression Testing
11 1 (2.38%) Supplier Management
11 1 (2.38%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.43%) PHP
3 5 (11.90%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) Groovy
4 4 (9.52%) Scala
4 4 (9.52%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Zend
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