The table below looks at the statistics for GitHub skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GitHub
Rank 15 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GitHub 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 2.13% - 6.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Average daily rate
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£391 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.18% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - £45.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Cloud Services Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 5.32% 9.71% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 6
Average daily rate £360 £488 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £376 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.31% +25.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -50.00%

GitHub
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

GitHub Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

GitHub
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

GitHub Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 3 (100.00%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) Bower
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Zend