The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 155 154 182
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +28
Contract jobs citing Google 44 74 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 1.03% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.62% 2.22% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 53 24
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £236 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £283
% change year-on-year
- +15.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £29.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-45.08% +27.56%
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London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2715 3329 3360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.12% 46.24% 43.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1932 2307 2272
Average daily rate £425 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 93 98
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 27 (33.33%) Analytics
2 25 (30.86%) Google Analytics
3 24 (29.63%) SQL
4 20 (24.69%) Java
4 20 (24.69%) Marketing
5 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
6 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (17.28%) HTML
8 13 (16.05%) XML
8 13 (16.05%) Windows
9 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
9 12 (14.81%) Google Maps API
9 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (13.58%) Twitter
10 11 (13.58%) Web Development
10 11 (13.58%) Web Services
10 11 (13.58%) ETL
11 10 (12.35%) CSS
11 10 (12.35%) Omniture
11 10 (12.35%) Scrum
11 10 (12.35%) Android
12 9 (11.11%) Data Integration
12 9 (11.11%) Degree
12 9 (11.11%) JSON
12 9 (11.11%) Oracle
12 9 (11.11%) SAS
12 9 (11.11%) Google Apps
12 9 (11.11%) Facebook
13 8 (9.88%) Apple iOS
13 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (11.11%) SAS
2 6 (7.41%) ArcGIS
3 3 (3.70%) CMS
3 3 (3.70%) Node.js
4 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.47%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.23%) TYPO3
5 1 (1.23%) Jetty
5 1 (1.23%) nginx
5 1 (1.23%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.23%) Apache
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) Confluence
5 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) MS Office
2 6 (7.41%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.94%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (3.70%) InDesign
4 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.23%) SPSS
5 1 (1.23%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (30.86%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.94%) WebTrends
3 2 (2.47%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Google Apps
2 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.70%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.23%) PaaS
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.23%) GitHub
5 1 (1.23%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) HTTP
2 5 (6.17%) SSL
3 3 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.47%) LDAP
4 2 (2.47%) DHCP
4 2 (2.47%) FTP
4 2 (2.47%) DNS
4 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.47%) IPsec
4 2 (2.47%) AMQP
5 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) Big Data
3 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.41%) DB2
3 6 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.94%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.70%) MySQL
7 2 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.47%) Couchbase
7 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.47%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.23%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.23%) Impala
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.94%) Subversion
2 4 (4.94%) Maven
2 4 (4.94%) JIRA
3 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.47%) Grunt
4 2 (2.47%) Mockito
4 2 (2.47%) Ant
4 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.47%) Xcode
4 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium
5 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.23%) JUnit
5 1 (1.23%) Hudson
5 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
General
1 20 (24.69%) Marketing
2 8 (9.88%) Finance
3 6 (7.41%) Retail
4 4 (4.94%) Games
4 4 (4.94%) Publishing
5 3 (3.70%) Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.47%) Billing
7 1 (1.23%) French Language
7 1 (1.23%) German Language
7 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.23%) Law
7 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (29.63%) Developer
2 22 (27.16%) Analyst
3 9 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 6 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.17%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Designer
6 4 (4.94%) Android Developer
6 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Web Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Web Designer
7 3 (3.70%) Photoshop Designer
7 3 (3.70%) iOS Developer
8 2 (2.47%) PPC Executive
8 2 (2.47%) PPC Manager
8 2 (2.47%) PPC Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Architect
8 2 (2.47%) Trainer
8 2 (2.47%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) HTML
2 13 (16.05%) XML
3 12 (14.81%) Google Maps API
4 11 (13.58%) Web Services
5 10 (12.35%) CSS
6 9 (11.11%) JSON
7 8 (9.88%) Spring
8 7 (8.64%) SOAP
8 7 (8.64%) JMS
9 6 (7.41%) HTML5
9 6 (7.41%) Servlets
10 5 (6.17%) .NET
10 5 (6.17%) REST
10 5 (6.17%) CSS3
11 4 (4.94%) WSDL
11 4 (4.94%) JSP
11 4 (4.94%) RESTful
11 4 (4.94%) GWT
11 4 (4.94%) jQuery
12 3 (3.70%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 7 (8.64%) User Experience
4 4 (4.94%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.70%) iPhone
5 3 (3.70%) GIS
5 3 (3.70%) iPad
6 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.47%) Open Source
6 2 (2.47%) Statistics
6 2 (2.47%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.47%) Social Network
7 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.23%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.23%) W3C
7 1 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.23%) Social Media
7 1 (1.23%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Windows
2 10 (12.35%) Android
3 8 (9.88%) Apple iOS
4 7 (8.64%) Linux
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.70%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.70%) UNIX
6 3 (3.70%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.23%) CentOS
8 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.23%) Debian
8 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Analytics
2 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.58%) Web Development
3 11 (13.58%) ETL
4 10 (12.35%) Scrum
5 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (9.88%) E-Commerce
5 8 (9.88%) SEO
6 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
7 6 (7.41%) Data Analytics
7 6 (7.41%) Data Modelling
7 6 (7.41%) Project Management
7 6 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.17%) Data Architecture
8 5 (6.17%) TDD
8 5 (6.17%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.17%) Data Management
8 5 (6.17%) Web Analytics
8 5 (6.17%) ITIL
8 5 (6.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.63%) SQL
2 20 (24.69%) Java
3 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.88%) C#
5 4 (4.94%) Python
6 3 (3.70%) Objective-C
6 3 (3.70%) C++
6 3 (3.70%) PHP
7 2 (2.47%) VBA
7 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.23%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.23%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.23%) Scala
8 1 (1.23%) XPath
8 1 (1.23%) Ruby
8 1 (1.23%) XQuery
8 1 (1.23%) C
8 1 (1.23%) Golang
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.47%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) HDFS
3 2 (2.47%) Xen
3 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Twitter
2 10 (12.35%) Omniture
3 9 (11.11%) Oracle
3 9 (11.11%) Facebook
4 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.41%) Business Objects
6 5 (6.17%) Ab Initio
6 5 (6.17%) Tableau
7 4 (4.94%) Adobe
7 4 (4.94%) ESRI
8 3 (3.70%) Sitecore
8 3 (3.70%) Apple
9 2 (2.47%) Rackspace
9 2 (2.47%) VMware
9 2 (2.47%) Advent
10 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.23%) Greenplum
10 1 (1.23%) Teradata
10 1 (1.23%) DoubleClick
10 1 (1.23%) Netezza
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