The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GitHub
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 44 50 72
Rank change year-on-year +6 +22  
Contract jobs citing GitHub 17 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.01% 0.40% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.39% 2.86% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 127 70 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 22.52% 14.08% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 51 68
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £248 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 16
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 £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

GitHub
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GitHub in Oxfordshire

GitHub
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GitHub in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GitHub in Oxfordshire

GitHub
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GitHub within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 11 £438 - 2
GitHub
South East

GitHub
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for GitHub.

1 30 (76.92%) SQL
1 30 (76.92%) DevOps
2 29 (74.36%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (69.23%) TDD
4 27 (69.23%) Maven
4 27 (69.23%) Java
5 26 (66.67%) Jenkins
6 25 (64.10%) Mockito
6 25 (64.10%) Cucumber
6 25 (64.10%) JUnit
6 25 (64.10%) Java EE
6 25 (64.10%) Unit Testing
6 25 (64.10%) Pair Programming
6 25 (64.10%) Spring
7 24 (61.54%) Scrum
7 24 (61.54%) WebSphere
8 23 (58.97%) BPEL
8 23 (58.97%) JBoss
8 23 (58.97%) BPMN
9 22 (56.41%) WebSphere Application Server
10 18 (46.15%) WebSphere Process Server
10 18 (46.15%) Migration
11 11 (28.21%) Publishing
11 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
11 11 (28.21%) Alfresco
12 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
13 9 (23.08%) RESTful
14 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (20.51%) Git (software)

GitHub
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 24 (61.54%) WebSphere
2 23 (58.97%) JBoss
3 22 (56.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 18 (46.15%) WebSphere Process Server
5 11 (28.21%) Alfresco
6 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) IPv4
1 4 (10.26%) IPv6
1 4 (10.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (69.23%) Maven
2 26 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 25 (64.10%) Cucumber
3 25 (64.10%) JUnit
3 25 (64.10%) Mockito
4 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
5 6 (15.38%) Selenium
6 5 (12.82%) Subversion
7 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (5.13%) JIRA
7 2 (5.13%) JProfiler
7 2 (5.13%) Vagrant
7 2 (5.13%) VisualVM
7 2 (5.13%) YourKit
8 1 (2.56%) Bower
8 1 (2.56%) Grunt
8 1 (2.56%) Hudson
8 1 (2.56%) webpack
General
1 11 (28.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Developer
2 21 (53.85%) Java Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 11 (28.21%) Java Engineer
5 10 (25.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 10 (25.64%) Java Software Developer
5 10 (25.64%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (25.64%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) DevOps Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) Java EE
1 25 (64.10%) Spring
2 9 (23.08%) RESTful
3 8 (20.51%) SOAP
3 8 (20.51%) Web Services
4 6 (15.38%) Apache Camel
4 6 (15.38%) EJB
4 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 6 (15.38%) JMS
5 5 (12.82%) CSS
5 5 (12.82%) HTML
5 5 (12.82%) REST
6 4 (10.26%) Ajax
6 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.69%) Ember.js
7 3 (7.69%) Meteor
8 2 (5.13%) Express
8 2 (5.13%) JAX-RS
8 2 (5.13%) MEAN Stack
8 2 (5.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) CentOS
3 1 (2.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) DevOps
2 29 (74.36%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (69.23%) TDD
5 25 (64.10%) Pair Programming
5 25 (64.10%) Unit Testing
6 24 (61.54%) Scrum
7 23 (58.97%) BPEL
7 23 (58.97%) BPMN
8 18 (46.15%) Migration
9 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
10 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Front End Development
11 4 (10.26%) BDD
11 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.26%) Continuous Deployment
12 2 (5.13%) Functional Testing
12 2 (5.13%) Investment Management
12 2 (5.13%) Open Source
12 2 (5.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) SQL
2 27 (69.23%) Java
3 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
4 4 (10.26%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) ES6
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (12.82%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Ansible
2 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Red Hat