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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 2 July 2022 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
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 116 112 110
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +35
Contract jobs citing GitHub 26 9 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.04% 0.45% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.28% 1.55% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 8
10th Percentile £428 £375 £341
25th Percentile £463 £381 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £537 £500 £450
Median % change year-on-year +7.40% +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £669 £575 £488
90th Percentile £675 £595 £536
England median daily rate £575 £519 £510
% change year-on-year +10.79% +1.76% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
10th Percentile £62.20 - -
25th Percentile £62.80 - -
Median hourly rate £64.69 - -
75th Percentile £65.68 - -
90th Percentile £65.73 - -
England median hourly rate £72.25 £45.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +60.55% +69.81% -49.52%

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 793 582 588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.62% 28.94% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 348 397
10th Percentile £185 £200 £229
25th Percentile £313 £318 £359
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £474 £475
Median % change year-on-year +0.26% -0.26% +2.15%
75th Percentile £625 £540 £538
90th Percentile £691 £625 £600
England median daily rate £550 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 63 15
10th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £15.71
25th Percentile £15.00 £13.25 £19.31
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.75 £22.82
Median % change year-on-year -25.30% -9.07% +34.24%
75th Percentile £23.75 £30.00 £39.31
90th Percentile £35.50 £46.40 £54.42
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.24% +5.25% -4.76%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing GitHub as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GitHub in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for GitHub in the East of England

GitHub
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GitHub in the East of England over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for GitHub in the East of England

GitHub
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing GitHub in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend 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 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex +2 10 £537 - 1
Cambridgeshire -17 9 £475 -2.56% 4
Hertfordshire +2 6 £650 +8.33% 3
Norfolk - 1 £300 -
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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 East of England region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 13 (50.00%) Agile
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 8 (30.77%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) XML
4 8 (30.77%) Azure
4 8 (30.77%) DevOps
4 8 (30.77%) Terraform
4 8 (30.77%) Azure DevOps
5 7 (26.92%) JIRA
5 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
5 7 (26.92%) RESTful
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
5 7 (26.92%) TDD
6 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 6 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (23.08%) CSS
6 6 (23.08%) HTML
6 6 (23.08%) Confluence
6 6 (23.08%) Microservices
6 6 (23.08%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (23.08%) Full Stack Development
7 5 (19.23%) GitHub Actions
7 5 (19.23%) Social Skills
7 5 (19.23%) Kubernetes
7 5 (19.23%) React
7 5 (19.23%) Gradle
7 5 (19.23%) JSON
7 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
7 5 (19.23%) Scrum

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 6 (23.08%) Confluence
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Azure
1 8 (30.77%) Azure DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) GitHub Actions
3 4 (15.38%) Power Platform
3 4 (15.38%) Trello
4 3 (11.54%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
5 2 (7.69%) AWS
5 2 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (7.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) Power BI
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 7 (26.92%) JIRA
3 5 (19.23%) Gradle
4 4 (15.38%) Bitbucket
5 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
5 3 (11.54%) Grunt
5 3 (11.54%) Maven
5 3 (11.54%) Selenium
5 3 (11.54%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (11.54%) webpack
6 2 (7.69%) GitLab
6 2 (7.69%) Xcode
7 1 (3.85%) Automake
7 1 (3.85%) CMake
General
1 5 (19.23%) Social Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Automotive
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Publishing
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 2 (7.69%) iOS Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (7.69%) React Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior UI Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) UI Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) XML
2 7 (26.92%) RESTful
3 6 (23.08%) CSS
3 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
4 5 (19.23%) JSON
4 5 (19.23%) React
5 4 (15.38%) HTML5
5 4 (15.38%) Spring
6 3 (11.54%) JSP
6 3 (11.54%) JSR 170
6 3 (11.54%) OSGi
6 3 (11.54%) Vert.x
6 3 (11.54%) Vue.js
6 3 (11.54%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) WebGL
7 2 (7.69%) jQuery
7 2 (7.69%) REST
7 2 (7.69%) Spring Batch
7 2 (7.69%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Cloud Native
1 3 (11.54%) Legacy Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.69%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) ARM Cortex
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.85%) FPGA
3 1 (3.85%) IoT
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) tvOS
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile
2 8 (30.77%) DevOps
3 7 (26.92%) TDD
4 6 (23.08%) Full Stack Development
4 6 (23.08%) Microservices
4 6 (23.08%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Analytics
6 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) Decision-Making
6 4 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (15.38%) Release Management
6 4 (15.38%) Situational Awareness
6 4 (15.38%) Six Sigma
6 4 (15.38%) Web Development
7 3 (11.54%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) Bash
4 3 (11.54%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) Groovy
4 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
4 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.54%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Apple Swift
5 2 (7.69%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Terraform
2 5 (19.23%) Kubernetes
3 2 (7.69%) Ansible
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (3.85%) Grafana
4 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Splunk
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe
2 3 (11.54%) Dynatrace
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) Apple
3 2 (7.69%) Teradata
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) AppDynamics