Period
to 18 September 2021

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 18 September 2021 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
18 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 55 40 83
Rank change year-on-year -15 +43 -6
Contract jobs citing GitHub 3 1 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.45% 0.33% 0.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.78% 0.98% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
10th Percentile £79 " £234
25th Percentile £131 " £291
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £260 - £300
75th Percentile £433 " £415
90th Percentile £511 " £475
East of England median daily rate £475 £463 £445
% change year-on-year +2.70% +3.93% -1.11%

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 169 102 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.34% 33.33% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 68 181
10th Percentile £170 £313 £250
25th Percentile £325 £344 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £488 £450
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +8.43%
75th Percentile £569 £588 £538
90th Percentile £620 £669 £638
East of England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 3 5
10th Percentile £12.15 £15.68 £15.95
25th Percentile £12.25 £18.80 "
Median hourly rate £13.50 £24.00 £17.00
Median % change year-on-year -43.75% +41.18% -2.86%
75th Percentile £16.06 £39.50 £17.50
90th Percentile £24.40 £48.80 "
East of England median hourly rate £18.50 £22.41 £17.00
% change year-on-year -17.45% +31.82% -2.86%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Cambridgeshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GitHub in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for GitHub in Cambridgeshire

GitHub
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GitHub in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2021.

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 18 September 2021. 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 -12 2 £45 - 5
Peterborough - 1 £475 -
GitHub
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2021, 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 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) TypeScript
2 2 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Serverless
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Spinnaker
3 1 (33.33%) Istio
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (33.33%) Canary Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Blue-Green Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
3 1 (33.33%) PyTorch
3 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Development
3 1 (33.33%) GraphQL
3 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
3 1 (33.33%) CircleCI
3 1 (33.33%) Webhook
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) C#

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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) AWS
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (66.67%) Serverless
2 1 (33.33%) Akamai
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) CloudFront
2 1 (33.33%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) CircleCI
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Pylint
2 1 (33.33%) Spinnaker
General
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Python Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) React Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) GraphQL
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Kendo UI
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) NumPy
1 1 (33.33%) PyTorch
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SciPy
1 1 (33.33%) Swagger
1 1 (33.33%) XHR
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Istio
2 1 (33.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP