The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Maps
Rank 208 192 220
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +28
Contract jobs citing Google Maps API 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.031% 0.080% 0.049%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.29% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Average daily rate £325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £250
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +70.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1905 1752 1962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.52% 28.11% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1391 1421
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 18
Average hourly rate £41.00 £97.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.94% +267.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £25.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £135.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Google Maps API
London

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 18 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Google
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) Facebook
3 4 (66.67%) Twitter
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Retail
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) PHP
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) CMS
5 2 (33.33%) Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Automotive
5 2 (33.33%) Symfony
5 2 (33.33%) Drupal
5 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Modernizr
5 2 (33.33%) Open Graph
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5 Boilerplate
5 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) Sass
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) iPad
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Symfony
3 2 (33.33%) Modernizr
3 2 (33.33%) Open Graph
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5 Boilerplate
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) KML
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) Web 2.0
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Google
2 4 (66.67%) Facebook
2 4 (66.67%) Twitter
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore