The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bedfordshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank - 32 38
Contract jobs citing Google 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.47% 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.08% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £331 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £23.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.81% -33.92%
Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
204 93 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 42.41% 43.26% 58.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 47 90
Average daily rate £325 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 6
Average hourly rate £25.50 - £21.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 - £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 - £112.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Google also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Google.

1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) SiteCatalyst
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (66.67%) Web Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Firebug

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Google also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Google. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) SiteCatalyst
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Firebug
General
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Web Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe