Period
to 22 January 2022

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 January 2022 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 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 62 35 73
Rank change year-on-year -27 +38 -1
Contract jobs citing GitHub 5 2 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.67% 0.56% 1.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.55% 2.60% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
10th Percentile £210 - £286
25th Percentile £458 £463 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £300
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +58.33% -36.84%
75th Percentile £538 £488 £488
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 196 77 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.20% 21.51% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 39 187
10th Percentile £253 £256 £248
25th Percentile £325 £313 £361
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £538 £500 £538
90th Percentile £580 £575 £600
East of England median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 17 8
10th Percentile - £12.80 £14.00
25th Percentile £12.25 £14.00 £16.63
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £18.25
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% -17.81% +4.29%
75th Percentile £15.75 £20.44 £21.09
90th Percentile £19.90 £32.20 £35.19
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -18.42% +8.57% -

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 22 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridge -9 4 £513 +7.89% 11
GitHub
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Bash
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) Terraform
2 2 (40.00%) React
2 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (40.00%) RHEV
2 2 (40.00%) GCP
2 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery Management
2 2 (40.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Confluence
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering

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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (40.00%) GCP
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (20.00%) Power Platform
3 1 (20.00%) Serverless
3 1 (20.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (20.00%) Cypress.io
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 2 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) GraphQL
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Jest
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Swagger
2 1 (20.00%) XHR
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) RHEV
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Terraform
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft