Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for GitHub skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GitHub over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

GitHub
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 79 87
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 +11
Contract jobs citing GitHub 11 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.03% 0.54% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.18% 5.31% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £513 £350 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% +27.85% -
10th Percentile £438 £265 £119
90th Percentile £575 £450 £428
East of England median daily rate £488 £275 £310
% change year-on-year +77.27% -11.29% -24.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £70.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +94.44% - -

GitHub is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 178 113 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.64% 10.14% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 45 116
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £203 £209 £355
90th Percentile £545 £538 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year - -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £17.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +66.67% -65.00%
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £31.45 £15.50
% change year-on-year +35.14% +102.90% +24.00%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Cambridgeshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GitHub in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Cambridgeshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Cambridgeshire

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +6 6 £488 +39.29% 14
GitHub
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 11 (100.00%) Python
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Perl
2 9 (81.82%) Unix
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) Ansible
4 6 (54.55%) Docker
4 6 (54.55%) DevOps
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (45.45%) Terraform
5 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (45.45%) Open Source
5 5 (45.45%) Puppet
5 5 (45.45%) Data Management
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (36.36%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (36.36%) Open Source Development
6 4 (36.36%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) Apache
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (36.36%) Informatics
6 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
6 4 (36.36%) Relational Database

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (9.09%) CloudFront
3 1 (9.09%) Route 53
3 1 (9.09%) Serverless
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) GoCD
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) gulp
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) Scientific Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Browserify
1 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (9.09%) Kafka
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Native
3 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) Data Management
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (36.36%) Informatics
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) Open Source Development
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Immutable Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (81.82%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 2 (18.18%) C
6 1 (9.09%) Go
6 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Ansible
2 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (45.45%) Puppet
2 5 (45.45%) Terraform
3 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
4 1 (9.09%) Grafana
4 1 (9.09%) Icinga
4 1 (9.09%) Nagios
4 1 (9.09%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) Splunk