The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 96 89
Contract jobs citing GitHub 0 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.065% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.98% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £485 £375
% change year-on-year -2.06% +29.33%  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 152 102 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 10.10% 6.64% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 75 45
Median daily rate £423 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.18% +37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £340 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £11.36 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.14 £27.50
% change year-on-year +79.64% -41.30%  

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing GitHub as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in the East Midlands

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) LESS
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (50.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) R
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Software AG
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Datadog
1 1 (25.00%) Heroku
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (25.00%) git-flow
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) LESS
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
1 3 (75.00%) React
1 3 (75.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) R
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (25.00%) Graphite
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Packer
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Apigee
2 1 (25.00%) Software AG
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) VMware