The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 47 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Google 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.59% 0.22% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.52% 0.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£380 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £341
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £16.75 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+43.28% -27.56%
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Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
227 196 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.04% 42.89% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 128 76
Average daily rate £363 £348 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% +2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £166 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 22
Average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% +37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (62.50%) User Experience
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) SOA
2 7 (43.75%) Google Maps API
2 7 (43.75%) Android
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
4 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (25.00%) Android Development
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) Bing Maps
6 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) Apple
6 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Phone
6 3 (18.75%) Xamarin
6 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) UX Design
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
7 2 (12.50%) QA

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Jetty
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.25%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Web Applications Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) UX Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Android Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) CSS
1 7 (43.75%) Google Maps API
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) Bing Maps
4 3 (18.75%) CSS3
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Android
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Phone
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) SOA
2 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
3 4 (25.00%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Android Development
4 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) UX Design
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Information Retrieval
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
6 1 (6.25%) Garbage Collection
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Apple
1 3 (18.75%) Xamarin
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Perforce
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