The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 58 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Google 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.44% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.91% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£263 £196 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.75% -50.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.09 £18.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+28.29% -22.16%
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West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
313 331 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.33% 48.82% 53.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 175 125
Average daily rate £340 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £185 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £548 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 11
Average hourly rate £21.50 £11.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.11% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.00 £78.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Flash
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Telerik
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Google App Engine
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) Heroku
2 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) Sass
2 2 (28.57%) LESS
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Google App Engine
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Heroku
1 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Flash
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) Sass
2 2 (28.57%) LESS
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
1 2 (28.57%) Android Development
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
2 1 (14.29%) SEO
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Apple
1 2 (28.57%) Telerik
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Barclay Anderson
Rate: £0 - £250 per day
Posted: 26 days ago