Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 174 195
Rank change year-on-year +1 +21 +21
Contract jobs citing GitHub 41 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.80% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.71% 2.95% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 12
East of England median daily rate £505 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.25% +3.16% -3.06%
10th Percentile £388 £295 £351
90th Percentile £625 £400 £424
England median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +92.31% +30.00% -

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 718 474 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.05% 9.86% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 261 289
East of England median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £196 £205 £256
90th Percentile £588 £575 £514
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 26
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £15.75 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +296.83% -52.63% +90.00%
10th Percentile £37.00 £11.95 £13.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £19.40 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +22.22%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 23 October 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 - 28 £505 -
Cambridgeshire -14 8 £500 +25.00% 8
Norfolk - 4 £575 -
Hertfordshire -8 1 £600 +93.55%
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 27 (65.85%) JavaScript
2 25 (60.98%) HTML
2 25 (60.98%) Jenkins
3 24 (58.54%) XML
4 23 (56.10%) Java
5 21 (51.22%) TDD
6 20 (48.78%) JSON
6 20 (48.78%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (43.90%) MVC
8 17 (41.46%) OOD
8 17 (41.46%) RESTful
9 16 (39.02%) Core Animation
9 16 (39.02%) Animation
9 16 (39.02%) OOA/OOD
9 16 (39.02%) JUnit
9 16 (39.02%) Pair Programming
9 16 (39.02%) Core Data
9 16 (39.02%) Push Notifications
10 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (29.27%) DevOps
12 11 (26.83%) Gradle
12 11 (26.83%) Android SDK
12 11 (26.83%) Android Development
12 11 (26.83%) Calabash
12 11 (26.83%) Ansible
12 11 (26.83%) Android
13 10 (24.39%) Python
13 10 (24.39%) Android Studio
14 9 (21.95%) CSS
14 9 (21.95%) Perl

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 (9.76%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Mule
3 1 (2.44%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.63%) npm
3 2 (4.88%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.44%) Route 53
4 1 (2.44%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.44%) Redis
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (60.98%) Jenkins
2 16 (39.02%) JUnit
3 11 (26.83%) Calabash
3 11 (26.83%) Gradle
4 10 (24.39%) Android Studio
5 7 (17.07%) JIRA
6 6 (14.63%) GitLab
7 5 (12.20%) Xcode
8 4 (9.76%) Babel
8 4 (9.76%) Bitbucket
8 4 (9.76%) gulp
9 3 (7.32%) Grunt
9 3 (7.32%) Maven
9 3 (7.32%) Robot Framework
10 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.44%) MorphX
10 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Automotive
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Android Developer
3 8 (19.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (12.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Integration Developer
5 5 (12.20%) iOS Developer
6 4 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Test Automation Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Test Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Angular Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Automation Tester
8 2 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) HTML
2 24 (58.54%) XML
3 20 (48.78%) JSON
4 17 (41.46%) RESTful
5 16 (39.02%) Core Animation
5 16 (39.02%) Core Data
6 11 (26.83%) Android SDK
7 9 (21.95%) CSS
7 9 (21.95%) Node.js
8 7 (17.07%) HTML5
9 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
9 6 (14.63%) jQuery
10 5 (12.20%) Cocoa
10 5 (12.20%) iOS SDK
10 5 (12.20%) iPhone SDK
11 4 (9.76%) Ajax
11 4 (9.76%) Redux
11 4 (9.76%) RequireJS
11 4 (9.76%) Web Services
12 3 (7.32%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Animation
2 8 (19.51%) Mobile App
3 5 (12.20%) iPhone
4 4 (9.76%) e-Learning
5 3 (7.32%) Web 2.0
6 2 (4.88%) User Experience
7 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Android
2 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.76%) Linux
4 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Windows
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) TDD
2 20 (48.78%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (43.90%) MVC
4 17 (41.46%) OOD
5 16 (39.02%) OOA/OOD
5 16 (39.02%) Pair Programming
5 16 (39.02%) Push Notifications
6 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (29.27%) DevOps
8 11 (26.83%) Android Development
9 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
10 7 (17.07%) Software Delivery
11 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
11 6 (14.63%) ITIL
12 5 (12.20%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (12.20%) iOS Development
12 5 (12.20%) Open Source
13 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
13 4 (9.76%) Programme Delivery
13 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) JavaScript
2 23 (56.10%) Java
3 10 (24.39%) Python
4 9 (21.95%) Perl
5 7 (17.07%) Ruby
6 5 (12.20%) Apple Swift
6 5 (12.20%) C++
6 5 (12.20%) ES6
6 5 (12.20%) Objective-C
7 4 (9.76%) C
8 3 (7.32%) C#
8 3 (7.32%) SQL
9 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.44%) F#
10 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.44%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Ansible
2 4 (9.76%) Terraform
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Atlassian
2 4 (9.76%) Rackspace
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe
3 2 (4.88%) Google
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Omniture
4 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.44%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.44%) Nintex
4 1 (2.44%) Splunk