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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 56 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Google 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 0.48% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £310
% change year-on-year
- +20.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £15.85 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- -44.38%

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
321 310 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 53.06% 49.36% 42.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 158 126
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 19
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £10.73 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

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 19 January 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 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) IaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Internet of Things
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) JSON

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 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Google Play
3 1 (14.29%) iTunes
3 1 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) IoT Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) iOS SDK
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Internet of Things
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) Application Discovery
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) vCloud
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Apple
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Kony
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Xamarin