Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 43 47
Rank change year-on-year -29 +4 +8
Contract jobs citing GitHub 10 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.37% 5.99% 4.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.31% 18.22% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 38 27
Oxford median daily rate £525 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% +5.11% -2.22%
10th Percentile £513 £308 £400
90th Percentile £580 £615 £500
Oxfordshire median daily rate £525 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +10.53% +7.95% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Oxford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 302 236 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 41.37% 32.87% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 193 140
Oxford median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -1.37%
10th Percentile £350 £311 £361
90th Percentile £588 £538 £535
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £445
% change year-on-year - +1.12% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £39.00

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 9 (90.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) Maven
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 5 (50.00%) JIRA
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) BDD
5 4 (40.00%) JProfiler
5 4 (40.00%) REST
5 4 (40.00%) Redis
5 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (40.00%) JAX-RS
5 4 (40.00%) VisualVM
5 4 (40.00%) YourKit
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Workflow
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) SOAP
5 4 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (30.00%) DevOps
7 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing

GitHub
Co-occurring 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 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Akamai
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (10.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Redis
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Maven
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (40.00%) JProfiler
4 4 (40.00%) VisualVM
4 4 (40.00%) YourKit
5 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) JUnit
5 2 (20.00%) Mockito
6 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) JAX-RS
2 4 (40.00%) REST
2 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (10.00%) Symfony
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) BPEL
5 2 (20.00%) BPMN
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) New Relic
1 1 (10.00%) Splunk