The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for GitHub skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GitHub over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GitHub
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 30 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing GitHub 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.96% - 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.67% - 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £370
% change year-on-year -1.31% +2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £175.00 -
% change year-on-year -78.85% -  

GitHub is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 66 39 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 23.74% 16.46% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 24 52
Median daily rate £415 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £54.00 £14.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +272.41% -51.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing GitHub as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for GitHub in Oxford

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Oxford

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Oxford over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Oxford

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 23 (79.31%) SQL
1 23 (79.31%) DevOps
2 22 (75.86%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (65.52%) Jenkins
4 18 (62.07%) Mockito
4 18 (62.07%) Cucumber
4 18 (62.07%) TDD
4 18 (62.07%) Pair Programming
4 18 (62.07%) Spring
4 18 (62.07%) Maven
4 18 (62.07%) Unit Testing
4 18 (62.07%) Java EE
4 18 (62.07%) Java
4 18 (62.07%) JUnit
5 17 (58.62%) Scrum
5 17 (58.62%) WebSphere
6 16 (55.17%) BPEL
6 16 (55.17%) BPMN
6 16 (55.17%) JBoss
7 15 (51.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 13 (44.83%) WebSphere Process Server
8 13 (44.83%) Migration
9 11 (37.93%) Publishing
9 11 (37.93%) Alfresco
10 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
11 9 (31.03%) Docker
12 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
12 8 (27.59%) Web Services

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 17 (58.62%) WebSphere
2 16 (55.17%) JBoss
3 15 (51.72%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (44.83%) WebSphere Process Server
5 11 (37.93%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) IPv4
1 4 (13.79%) IPv6
1 4 (13.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) Jenkins
2 18 (62.07%) Cucumber
2 18 (62.07%) JUnit
2 18 (62.07%) Maven
2 18 (62.07%) Mockito
3 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
4 5 (17.24%) Subversion
5 4 (13.79%) Selenium
5 4 (13.79%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.45%) Bower
6 1 (3.45%) Grunt
6 1 (3.45%) Hudson
6 1 (3.45%) webpack
General
1 11 (37.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Java Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Java Engineer
3 11 (37.93%) Software Developer
4 10 (34.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 10 (34.48%) Java Software Developer
4 10 (34.48%) Java Software Engineer
4 10 (34.48%) Software Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Administrator
6 4 (13.79%) Angular Developer
6 4 (13.79%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (13.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (13.79%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) Java EE
1 18 (62.07%) Spring
2 8 (27.59%) Web Services
3 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
4 5 (17.24%) Ember.js
4 5 (17.24%) Meteor
4 5 (17.24%) REST
5 4 (13.79%) Apache Camel
5 4 (13.79%) EJB
5 4 (13.79%) Express
5 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
5 4 (13.79%) JMS
5 4 (13.79%) MEAN Stack
5 4 (13.79%) Node.js
5 4 (13.79%) React
5 4 (13.79%) RESTful
5 4 (13.79%) SOAP
6 2 (6.90%) Ajax
6 2 (6.90%) CSS
6 2 (6.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Replication
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) CentOS
2 1 (3.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) DevOps
2 22 (75.86%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (62.07%) Pair Programming
4 18 (62.07%) TDD
4 18 (62.07%) Unit Testing
5 17 (58.62%) Scrum
6 16 (55.17%) BPEL
6 16 (55.17%) BPMN
7 13 (44.83%) Migration
8 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
9 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
10 4 (13.79%) BDD
10 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
10 4 (13.79%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (13.79%) Open Source
11 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
12 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 18 (62.07%) Java
3 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) ES6
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Docker
2 4 (13.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (17.24%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Red Hat