The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Google.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 38 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Google 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.63% - 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% - 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-38.77% -20.66%
Google
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
162 168 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 51.27% 44.44% 43.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 114 97
Median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £160 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £568 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +56.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Google as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Google across the Bedfordshire region.

Google Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Google across the Bedfordshire region.

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bedford - 1 £375 -
Luton - 1 £375 -
Google
East of England

Google
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Google 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) JProfiler
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Guava
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Akka
2 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) YourKit
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) YourKit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Akka
1 1 (50.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (50.00%) Guava
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sun