The table below looks at the statistics for Google Maps API skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google Maps API over the 3 months to 1 April 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Maps
Rank 194 212 198
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Contract jobs citing Google Maps API 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.063% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -21.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £281 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
-31.81% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1609 1909 1740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.14% 30.06% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1289 1425 1396
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 13
Average hourly rate £27.37 £42.50 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.60% -68.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Google Maps API
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google Maps API across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Google Maps API Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Google Maps API
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Google Maps API across the City of London region.

Google Maps API Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Google Maps API
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Google Maps API 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 Maps API.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Google
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) CSS3
3 6 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (75.00%) Sass
4 5 (62.50%) Web Development
5 4 (50.00%) JSON
5 4 (50.00%) jQuery
5 4 (50.00%) .NET
5 4 (50.00%) LESS
5 4 (50.00%) Ajax
6 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
6 3 (37.50%) Facebook
6 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (37.50%) Grunt
6 3 (37.50%) User Experience
6 3 (37.50%) CMS
6 3 (37.50%) Java
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) Marketing
7 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (25.00%) C#
7 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (25.00%) MVC
7 2 (25.00%) Underscore.js
7 2 (25.00%) Selenium
7 2 (25.00%) JSLint

Google Maps API
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Google Maps API 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 Maps API. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Grunt
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) CSS3
3 6 (75.00%) Sass
4 4 (50.00%) JSON
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) LESS
4 4 (50.00%) Ajax
5 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) Underscore.js
6 2 (25.00%) JSLint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Arduino
2 1 (12.50%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Google
2 3 (37.50%) Facebook
3 1 (12.50%) Foundry
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter
3 1 (12.50%) Sitecore