Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 17 October 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 80 102
Rank change year-on-year +4 +22 +10
Contract jobs citing GitHub 18 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.37% 0.55% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.68% 4.43% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 2
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £450 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +18.03% -4.69%
10th Percentile £292 £342 £323
90th Percentile £400 £531 £444
North West median daily rate £400 £425 £500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £100.00 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year +244.83% - -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 385 158 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 29.32% 12.41% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 114 87
Cheshire median daily rate £405 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £258
90th Percentile £575 £575 £645
North West median daily rate £433 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +1.76% - +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 6 1
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £65.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.08% +400.00% -42.22%
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -39.66% +107.14% -37.78%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Cheshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Cheshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Cheshire

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Crewe - 7 £400 -
Macclesfield - 3 £325 -
Wilmslow - 3 £375 -
Warrington -3 1 £275 -45.00%
GitHub
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 10 (55.56%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
5 7 (38.89%) Oracle
5 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) Django
5 7 (38.89%) Open Source
5 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
6 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (33.33%) PHP
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) Java
8 4 (22.22%) Perl
8 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) XML
8 4 (22.22%) Unix
8 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) ETL
8 4 (22.22%) Hyperion
8 4 (22.22%) Project Management
8 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
8 4 (22.22%) Taxonomies
8 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (22.22%) Talend

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (5.56%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon Aurora
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) MariaDB
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Django Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Python Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Python/Django Developer
3 6 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 4 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Data Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Backend Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP WordPress Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) Django
3 4 (22.22%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.56%) Laravel
6 1 (5.56%) Spring
6 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
6 1 (5.56%) Swagger
6 1 (5.56%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Taxonomies
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Open Source
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Business Process Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (22.22%) ETL
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) API Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) API Design
6 1 (5.56%) API Development
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) PHP
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) Perl
5 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Hyperion
2 4 (22.22%) Talend
3 2 (11.11%) SAP