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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 57 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Google 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% - 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+28.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-32.45% +14.00%
Google
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
315 288 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.53% 47.14% 51.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 147 144
Average daily rate £363 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £223 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.25 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +52.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.48 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

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 9 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Guice
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) DOM
2 2 (50.00%) Dojo
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Dojo
2 2 (50.00%) DOM
2 2 (50.00%) Guice
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Facilities Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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