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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 55 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Google 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.63% 0.47% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 1.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £378 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.64% +25.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £18.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-14.32% -35.51%

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
306 300 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.11% 47.17% 49.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 155 154
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £177 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £516 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 22
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.73 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £18.50 £27.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Google as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Google.

1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Apple
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Data Virtualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (25.00%) IaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Google Play
3 1 (12.50%) iTunes
3 1 (12.50%) Xamarin
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Application Discovery
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Kony
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Google Play
2 1 (12.50%) iTunes
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (25.00%) IoT Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Analytics
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Data Virtualisation
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Android Development
2 1 (12.50%) Application Discovery
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) vCloud
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Kony
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin