Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 24 February 2018 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
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 67 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - +90
Contract jobs citing GitHub 16 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.50% 2.00% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.62% 21.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 0
Essex median daily rate £475 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.73% - -
East of England median daily rate £503 £260 £418
% change year-on-year +93.27% -37.76% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 0
Essex median hourly rate £62.50 £36.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.23% - -
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year +71.23% - -

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 Essex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 74 75 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 11.54% 9.35% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 47 18
Essex median daily rate £425 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -16.13% -8.82%
10th Percentile £167 £256 £224
90th Percentile £600 £488 £507
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £444
% change year-on-year +3.03% -7.04% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 6
Essex median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.61% -1.37% -22.34%
10th Percentile £38.80 £26.40 £22.25
90th Percentile £76.75 £41.80 £42.63
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £30.23 £34.00
% change year-on-year +106.78% -11.10% +172.00%

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing GitHub as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Essex

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Essex

GitHub
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GitHub in Essex

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Essex region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
Brentwood -3 5 £475 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £550 - 1
Basildon - 4 - -
GitHub
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
2 11 (68.75%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) Core Data
3 10 (62.50%) Push Notifications
3 10 (62.50%) TDD
3 10 (62.50%) Pair Programming
3 10 (62.50%) HTML
3 10 (62.50%) Animation
3 10 (62.50%) JSON
3 10 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
3 10 (62.50%) OOD
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) JUnit
3 10 (62.50%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) RESTful
3 10 (62.50%) Core Animation
4 6 (37.50%) Android
4 6 (37.50%) Gradle
4 6 (37.50%) Calabash
4 6 (37.50%) Android SDK
4 6 (37.50%) Android Development
4 6 (37.50%) Android Studio
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Ruby
5 5 (31.25%) JIRA
5 5 (31.25%) Xcode
5 5 (31.25%) Objective-C
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL

GitHub
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
2 10 (62.50%) JUnit
3 6 (37.50%) Android Studio
3 6 (37.50%) Calabash
3 6 (37.50%) Gradle
4 5 (31.25%) GitLab
4 5 (31.25%) JIRA
4 5 (31.25%) Xcode
5 2 (12.50%) Robot Framework
6 1 (6.25%) CocoaPods
General
1 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Android Developer
3 5 (31.25%) iOS Developer
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) Test Specialist
5 2 (12.50%) Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Objective-C Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Core Data
2 10 (62.50%) Core Animation
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) JSON
2 10 (62.50%) RESTful
2 10 (62.50%) XML
3 6 (37.50%) Android SDK
4 4 (25.00%) Cocoa
4 4 (25.00%) iOS SDK
4 4 (25.00%) iPhone SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Animation
2 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
3 4 (25.00%) iPhone
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Android
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (68.75%) MVC
3 10 (62.50%) OOA/OOD
3 10 (62.50%) OOD
3 10 (62.50%) Pair Programming
3 10 (62.50%) Push Notifications
3 10 (62.50%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Android Development
5 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) Software Delivery
5 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
6 4 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 3 (18.75%) Open Source
7 3 (18.75%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) Apple Swift
3 5 (31.25%) Objective-C
3 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Ruby
4 4 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) C
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Atlassian