Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 13 December 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 of England
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 164 199
Rank change year-on-year -6 +35 +2
Contract jobs citing GitHub 40 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.78% 0.52% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.85% 5.31% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 4
East of England median daily rate £550 £260 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +111.35% -35.08% +0.13%
10th Percentile £388 £250 £336
90th Percentile £625 £400 £446
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 2 0
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.61% - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +73.61% +30.91% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 684 471 416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.41% 9.79% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 258 270
East of England median daily rate £450 £410 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -0.30% +0.92%
10th Percentile £140 £205 £250
90th Percentile £588 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 23
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £16.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +290.63% -46.67% +93.55%
10th Percentile £37.00 £10.63 £13.10
90th Percentile £63.75 £32.82 £39.55
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% +6.25%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in the East of England

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in the East of England

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in the East of England

GitHub
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GitHub in the East of England

GitHub
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for GitHub in the East of England

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the East of England region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Essex +7 25 £505 +94.23% 1
Cambridgeshire -18 7 £550 +57.14% 3
Norfolk - 5 £600 -
Hertfordshire -5 3 £450 - 4
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 of England region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 25 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (55.00%) Java
4 20 (50.00%) TDD
5 19 (47.50%) HTML
5 19 (47.50%) XML
6 18 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (42.50%) DevOps
8 16 (40.00%) Python
9 15 (37.50%) MVC
9 15 (37.50%) JSON
9 15 (37.50%) Ansible
10 14 (35.00%) RESTful
10 14 (35.00%) OOD
11 13 (32.50%) OOA/OOD
11 13 (32.50%) JUnit
11 13 (32.50%) Core Animation
11 13 (32.50%) Animation
11 13 (32.50%) Pair Programming
11 13 (32.50%) Core Data
11 13 (32.50%) Push Notifications
12 12 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (30.00%) Perl
13 11 (27.50%) Ruby
14 10 (25.00%) Gradle
14 10 (25.00%) Node.js
15 9 (22.50%) Calabash
15 9 (22.50%) Android SDK
15 9 (22.50%) Android Development

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.50%) Mule
3 1 (2.50%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon S3
2 3 (7.50%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (7.50%) npm
2 3 (7.50%) Route 53
2 3 (7.50%) Serverless
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (5.00%) CloudFront
3 2 (5.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.50%) Heroku
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Redis
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 13 (32.50%) JUnit
3 10 (25.00%) Gradle
4 9 (22.50%) Calabash
5 8 (20.00%) Android Studio
5 8 (20.00%) JIRA
6 7 (17.50%) GitLab
7 4 (10.00%) Xcode
8 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
8 3 (7.50%) Grunt
8 3 (7.50%) Maven
8 3 (7.50%) Mocha
8 3 (7.50%) Robot Framework
9 2 (5.00%) gulp
10 1 (2.50%) Babel
10 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.50%) GoCD
10 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Android Developer
4 7 (17.50%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (15.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Integration Developer
7 4 (10.00%) iOS Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (7.50%) Test Automation Specialist
8 3 (7.50%) Test Specialist
8 3 (7.50%) UI Developer
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) HTML
1 19 (47.50%) XML
2 15 (37.50%) JSON
3 14 (35.00%) RESTful
4 13 (32.50%) Core Animation
4 13 (32.50%) Core Data
5 10 (25.00%) Node.js
6 9 (22.50%) Android SDK
7 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (15.00%) CSS
8 4 (10.00%) Ajax
8 4 (10.00%) Cocoa
8 4 (10.00%) HTML5
8 4 (10.00%) iOS SDK
8 4 (10.00%) iPhone SDK
8 4 (10.00%) Web Services
9 3 (7.50%) jQuery
9 3 (7.50%) React
9 3 (7.50%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (7.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Animation
2 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.00%) iPhone
4 3 (7.50%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Android
2 7 (17.50%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) TDD
2 18 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (42.50%) DevOps
4 15 (37.50%) MVC
5 14 (35.00%) OOD
6 13 (32.50%) OOA/OOD
6 13 (32.50%) Pair Programming
6 13 (32.50%) Push Notifications
7 9 (22.50%) Android Development
7 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
8 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (17.50%) ITIL
9 7 (17.50%) Software Delivery
10 6 (15.00%) Open Source
11 5 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
11 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 5 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
12 4 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
12 4 (10.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (55.00%) Java
3 16 (40.00%) Python
4 12 (30.00%) Perl
5 11 (27.50%) Ruby
6 5 (12.50%) C
6 5 (12.50%) SQL
7 4 (10.00%) Apple Swift
7 4 (10.00%) C++
7 4 (10.00%) Objective-C
8 3 (7.50%) C#
8 3 (7.50%) ES6
9 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.50%) F#
10 1 (2.50%) GraphQL
10 1 (2.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) Ansible
2 5 (12.50%) Terraform
3 3 (7.50%) Puppet
4 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 5 (12.50%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.00%) Adobe
3 2 (5.00%) Google
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Omniture
4 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.50%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.50%) Nintex
4 1 (2.50%) Splunk