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 3 months to 29 June 2017 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 79 75
Rank change year-on-year +24 -4  
Contract jobs citing GitHub 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.80% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.43% 3.64% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £493 £375
% change year-on-year -0.86% +31.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +30.76% -  

GitHub is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 92 55 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 14.65% 6.15% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 93 164
Median daily rate £375 £435 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -13.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £329 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £763
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £393
% change year-on-year - +14.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 1
Median hourly rate £65.00 - £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 - £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.70 - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +70.58% -29.16%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 3 £343 - 2
Warrington - 1 £525 - 1
GitHub
North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GitHub also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 7 (63.64%) MongoDB
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) QA
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) Kanban
4 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
4 5 (45.45%) Gatling
4 5 (45.45%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) ISEB
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Selenium
6 3 (27.27%) DevOps
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) Vertica
7 2 (18.18%) Big Data
7 2 (18.18%) Talend
7 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (18.18%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
7 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
7 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel

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 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 5 (45.45%) Gatling
3 3 (27.27%) Selenium
4 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (9.09%) GitLab
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) QA Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Release Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Software Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Software Release Manager
2 2 (18.18%) ETL Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Manual Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Exploratory Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (18.18%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (9.09%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Ab Initio
1 2 (18.18%) Talend
1 2 (18.18%) Vertica
1 2 (18.18%) Workday
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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