The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 61 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Google 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.54% 0.27% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 0.64% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £283 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.14% +13.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £325 £283
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +15.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £29.50 £22.31
% change year-on-year
-40.67% +32.21%
Google
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
343 312 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.35% 42.56% 39.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 129 97
Average daily rate £300 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 18 39
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £14.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +41.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.55 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -2 4 £475 +68.14% 6
Peterborough - - - - 2
Google
East of England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Google Maps API
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Mocha
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (50.00%) Sass
2 3 (50.00%) LESS
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) Grunt
2 3 (50.00%) Bower
3 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (33.33%) GoogleTest
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Qt
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) STL
3 2 (33.33%) Validation

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (50.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Mocha
1 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (50.00%) Grunt
1 3 (50.00%) Bower
2 2 (33.33%) GoogleTest
2 2 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) Google Maps API
1 3 (50.00%) CSS3
1 3 (50.00%) Sass
1 3 (50.00%) LESS
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (33.33%) Qt
2 2 (33.33%) STL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
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