Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 121 79 137
Rank change year-on-year -42 +58 +8
Contract jobs citing GitHub 22 19 27
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.88% 1.31% 0.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.79% 5.54% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 20
10th Percentile £438 £434 £300
25th Percentile £466 £461 £416
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £613 £503 £611
90th Percentile £675 £515 £644
England median daily rate £550 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £72.00 £52.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +37.14% - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £54.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +0.92% +14.74% -34.48%

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 789 343 836
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.64% 23.57% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 222 573
10th Percentile £188 £185 £219
25th Percentile £338 £301 £330
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% - -0.58%
75th Percentile £575 £509 £538
90th Percentile £631 £575 £600
England median daily rate £540 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +10.77% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 27 15
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.65 £14.00
25th Percentile £13.25 £13.63 £16.00
Median hourly rate £15.62 £15.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +4.13% -14.29% -
75th Percentile £24.00 £22.38 £21.17
90th Percentile £37.25 £52.00 £35.08
England median hourly rate £21.04 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.36% +10.00% +14.29%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Hertfordshire -14 9 £650 - 8
Essex -21 7 £500 - 1
Cambridgeshire -26 6 £513 +7.89% 10
GitHub
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 15 (68.18%) Jenkins
2 12 (54.55%) DevOps
2 12 (54.55%) Terraform
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (50.00%) AWS
4 10 (45.45%) Azure
4 10 (45.45%) JIRA
4 10 (45.45%) Java
5 9 (40.91%) Linux
5 9 (40.91%) Confluence
5 9 (40.91%) Ansible
6 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 7 (31.82%) Python
7 7 (31.82%) Bash
7 7 (31.82%) Bitbucket
8 6 (27.27%) Kubernetes
8 6 (27.27%) Artifactory
8 6 (27.27%) Secure Coding
8 6 (27.27%) Social Skills
8 6 (27.27%) Maven
8 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 6 (27.27%) Scrum
9 5 (22.73%) VMware
9 5 (22.73%) TDD
9 5 (22.73%) HTML
9 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) CSS
9 5 (22.73%) XML
9 5 (22.73%) JSON

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 9 (40.91%) Confluence
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) AWS
2 10 (45.45%) Azure
3 4 (18.18%) GCP
3 4 (18.18%) GitHub Actions
4 2 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 2 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (9.09%) Serverless
5 1 (4.55%) Power Platform
5 1 (4.55%) SaaS
5 1 (4.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DHCP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
1 2 (9.09%) SSH
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (9.09%) InfluxDB
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Jenkins
2 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (45.45%) JIRA
4 7 (31.82%) Bitbucket
5 6 (27.27%) Artifactory
5 6 (27.27%) Maven
6 5 (22.73%) Bitbucket Server
7 4 (18.18%) Selenium
8 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
8 3 (13.64%) Gradle
8 3 (13.64%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (9.09%) Flyway
9 2 (9.09%) GitLab
9 2 (9.09%) Grunt
9 2 (9.09%) IntelliJ
9 2 (9.09%) JUnit
9 2 (9.09%) Postman
9 2 (9.09%) SonarQube
9 2 (9.09%) webpack
10 1 (4.55%) JMeter
General
1 6 (27.27%) Social Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.09%) AWS Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) React Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Developer in Test
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Programme Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
1 5 (22.73%) JSON
1 5 (22.73%) React
1 5 (22.73%) RESTful
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 4 (18.18%) REST
2 4 (18.18%) Spring Boot
2 4 (18.18%) Swagger
3 3 (13.64%) HTML5
3 3 (13.64%) Spring
3 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) Ajax
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) JSR 170
4 2 (9.09%) Node.js
4 2 (9.09%) OSGi
4 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (9.09%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Virtual Team
2 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.09%) Cloud Native
2 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Legacy Applications
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing Technology
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (54.55%) DevOps
2 6 (27.27%) Scrum
2 6 (27.27%) Secure Coding
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 5 (22.73%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Automation
3 5 (22.73%) SDLC
3 5 (22.73%) TDD
3 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure as Code
4 4 (18.18%) Observability
5 3 (13.64%) B2C
5 3 (13.64%) CI/CD
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Full Stack Development
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) Bash
3 7 (31.82%) Python
4 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) TypeScript
6 2 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) C++
6 2 (9.09%) Groovy
6 2 (9.09%) Java 11
6 2 (9.09%) Java 8
6 2 (9.09%) Perl
6 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.55%) C
7 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.09%) RHEV
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Terraform
2 9 (40.91%) Ansible
3 6 (27.27%) Kubernetes
4 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (18.18%) Puppet
5 2 (9.09%) Prometheus
6 1 (4.55%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (4.55%) Mesos
6 1 (4.55%) Packer
6 1 (4.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Atlassian
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Adobe
4 2 (9.09%) AppDynamics
4 2 (9.09%) Checkmarx
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.55%) arago
5 1 (4.55%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (4.55%) Dynatrace