The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 119 109 108
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Google 8 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.58% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 1.23% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £255 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -36.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+67.21% -7.57%
Google
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1279 1224 1193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.63% 47.35% 49.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 621 461
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 45 81
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.34 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +13.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +2 5 £300 -
Reading +12 2 £324 +54.04% 4
Slough - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Google
South East

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 13 (56.52%) Marketing
1 13 (56.52%) Analytics
2 12 (52.17%) Google Analytics
3 8 (34.78%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (26.09%) Web Analytics
4 6 (26.09%) Omniture
4 6 (26.09%) Adobe
4 6 (26.09%) WebTrends
4 6 (26.09%) Marketing Management
4 6 (26.09%) Optimost
5 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 5 (21.74%) HTML
6 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 4 (17.39%) Coremetrics
6 4 (17.39%) Retail
6 4 (17.39%) Email Marketing
6 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
6 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.04%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (13.04%) Marketing Strategy
7 3 (13.04%) Google Apps
7 3 (13.04%) DevOps
7 3 (13.04%) ExactTarget
7 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (13.04%) Google App Engine
7 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (13.04%) Social Media
7 3 (13.04%) Gradle
7 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
7 3 (13.04%) SmartFocus

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.70%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Google Analytics
2 6 (26.09%) Optimost
2 6 (26.09%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (13.04%) Google App Engine
1 3 (13.04%) Google Apps
1 3 (13.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) FTP
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Gradle
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Ant
General
1 13 (56.52%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) Developer
1 3 (13.04%) Android Developer
1 3 (13.04%) Email Specialist
2 2 (8.70%) Web Analytics Manager
2 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Web Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Services Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 1 (4.35%) OSS Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
3 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) Android SDK
3 2 (8.70%) iOS SDK
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) JSON
3 2 (8.70%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) Android NDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Social Media
3 2 (8.70%) FMCG
4 1 (4.35%) iPhone
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Blog
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Analytics
2 8 (34.78%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (26.09%) Web Analytics
3 6 (26.09%) Marketing Management
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 4 (17.39%) Email Marketing
6 3 (13.04%) Marketing Strategy
6 3 (13.04%) Android Development
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.04%) SEO
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Direct Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) Pay per click
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Adobe
1 6 (26.09%) Omniture
2 4 (17.39%) Coremetrics
3 3 (13.04%) Lotus
3 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) SmartFocus
3 3 (13.04%) ExactTarget
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Mapinfo
4 1 (4.35%) Actix
4 1 (4.35%) hybris
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