The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Google.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 160 160 183
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Contract jobs citing Google 45 61 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.86% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 1.87% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 47 21
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £228 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £482 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £339 £285
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +18.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £23.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-27.56% -33.92%
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2620 3264 3373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.42% 45.94% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1821 2280 2320
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 116 97
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £54.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Google
London

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Google
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 across the City of London region.

Google Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 29 (38.67%) Analytics
2 26 (34.67%) Google Analytics
3 22 (29.33%) Marketing
4 16 (21.33%) SQL
5 15 (20.00%) Java
6 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
7 12 (16.00%) HTML
8 11 (14.67%) Web Services
8 11 (14.67%) Finance
8 11 (14.67%) Android
8 11 (14.67%) Twitter
9 10 (13.33%) Omniture
9 10 (13.33%) Scrum
9 10 (13.33%) SEO
9 10 (13.33%) XML
9 10 (13.33%) CSS
9 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 9 (12.00%) SAS
10 9 (12.00%) JSON
10 9 (12.00%) Data Analysis
10 9 (12.00%) Facebook
11 8 (10.67%) Retail
11 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (9.33%) ETL
12 7 (9.33%) Oracle
12 7 (9.33%) Windows
12 7 (9.33%) Project Management
12 7 (9.33%) Data Management
12 7 (9.33%) TDD
12 7 (9.33%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 9 (12.00%) SAS
2 5 (6.67%) Node.js
3 3 (4.00%) CMS
4 2 (2.67%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.67%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.67%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.33%) Confluence
5 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
5 1 (1.33%) TYPO3
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.33%) MS Office
3 3 (4.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.33%) SPSS
4 1 (1.33%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 26 (34.67%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.00%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (2.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Google Apps
2 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.00%) PaaS
5 2 (2.67%) Google App Engine
5 2 (2.67%) SaaS
6 1 (1.33%) GitHub
6 1 (1.33%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) HTTP
2 4 (5.33%) SSL
3 3 (4.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (4.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.33%) LAN
4 1 (1.33%) DHCP
4 1 (1.33%) FTP
4 1 (1.33%) Intranet
4 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.33%) IPsec
4 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.33%) VPN
4 1 (1.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.00%) Big Data
3 6 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.00%) Data Mining
3 6 (8.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.33%) DB2
6 3 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.33%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.33%) MySQL
8 1 (1.33%) Redis
8 1 (1.33%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.33%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.33%) Impala
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Maven
2 4 (5.33%) JIRA
2 4 (5.33%) Subversion
3 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.00%) Grunt
3 3 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.67%) Mockito
4 2 (2.67%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.67%) Xcode
4 2 (2.67%) Ant
4 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.67%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.33%) Bower
5 1 (1.33%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.33%) JUnit
5 1 (1.33%) Selenium
5 1 (1.33%) Mocha
5 1 (1.33%) Hudson
5 1 (1.33%) PhoneGap
General
1 22 (29.33%) Marketing
2 11 (14.67%) Finance
3 8 (10.67%) Retail
4 6 (8.00%) Advertising
5 4 (5.33%) Publishing
5 4 (5.33%) Games
6 3 (4.00%) Banking
7 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.33%) Billing
8 1 (1.33%) French Language
8 1 (1.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Analyst
2 19 (25.33%) Developer
3 9 (12.00%) Data Analyst
4 5 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Web Analyst
5 4 (5.33%) Android Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.00%) Consultant
6 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (2.67%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Report Analyst
7 2 (2.67%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Architect
7 2 (2.67%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) HTML
2 11 (14.67%) Web Services
3 10 (13.33%) XML
3 10 (13.33%) CSS
4 9 (12.00%) JSON
5 6 (8.00%) Spring
5 6 (8.00%) Google Maps API
5 6 (8.00%) SOAP
5 6 (8.00%) HTML5
6 5 (6.67%) REST
6 5 (6.67%) CSS3
6 5 (6.67%) jQuery
7 4 (5.33%) .NET
7 4 (5.33%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.33%) Android SDK
8 3 (4.00%) Backbone.js
8 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.00%) OpenID
8 3 (4.00%) OAuth
9 2 (2.67%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.00%) iPhone
2 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.67%) iPad
3 2 (2.67%) New Media
3 2 (2.67%) Open Source
3 2 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.67%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.67%) Statistics
3 2 (2.67%) Wiki
4 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.33%) W3C
4 1 (1.33%) GIS
4 1 (1.33%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.33%) Social Media
4 1 (1.33%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Android
2 7 (9.33%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
3 4 (5.33%) Linux
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.33%) UNIX
6 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) Analytics
2 10 (13.33%) SEO
2 10 (13.33%) Scrum
3 9 (12.00%) Data Analysis
4 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.33%) ETL
5 7 (9.33%) Project Management
5 7 (9.33%) TDD
5 7 (9.33%) Data Management
5 7 (9.33%) Web Development
6 6 (8.00%) Data Analytics
7 5 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (6.67%) Master Data Management
7 5 (6.67%) Data Governance
7 5 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.67%) Data Architecture
7 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) SQL
2 15 (20.00%) Java
3 13 (17.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.67%) C#
5 3 (4.00%) PHP
5 3 (4.00%) VBA
5 3 (4.00%) Python
5 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.67%) Ruby
6 2 (2.67%) C++
7 1 (1.33%) XQuery
7 1 (1.33%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.33%) Scala
7 1 (1.33%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.33%) Golang
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) MCSE
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
2 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Xen
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Puppet
1 5 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Twitter
2 10 (13.33%) Omniture
3 9 (12.00%) Facebook
4 7 (9.33%) Oracle
5 5 (6.67%) Ab Initio
5 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.67%) Tableau
6 4 (5.33%) Business Objects
7 3 (4.00%) Yahoo!
7 3 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (4.00%) Sitecore
7 3 (4.00%) Akamai
8 2 (2.67%) WSO2
9 1 (1.33%) ExactTarget
9 1 (1.33%) Splunk
9 1 (1.33%) DoubleClick
9 1 (1.33%) Vertica
9 1 (1.33%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.33%) Sony
9 1 (1.33%) ESRI
City, London
Salt
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago