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 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 153 157 194
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +37
Contract jobs citing Google 45 72 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 1.00% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 2.16% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 51 21
Average daily rate
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£363 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £460 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £325 £283
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +15.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £29.50 £22.31
% change year-on-year
-40.67% +32.21%
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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
2677 3337 3321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.04% 46.22% 43.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1919 2325 2266
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
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 61 88 90
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £42.00
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 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 (31.76%) Analytics
2 25 (29.41%) Google Analytics
3 23 (27.06%) SQL
4 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
4 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (23.53%) Marketing
5 20 (23.53%) Java
6 16 (18.82%) HTML
7 15 (17.65%) Windows
8 13 (15.29%) XML
8 13 (15.29%) Google Maps API
9 12 (14.12%) Web Development
9 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
9 12 (14.12%) Web Services
9 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (12.94%) Twitter
10 11 (12.94%) ETL
10 11 (12.94%) CSS
10 11 (12.94%) Scrum
10 11 (12.94%) Android
11 10 (11.76%) JSON
11 10 (11.76%) Finance
11 10 (11.76%) Google Apps
12 9 (10.59%) Facebook
12 9 (10.59%) Apple iOS
12 9 (10.59%) C#
12 9 (10.59%) Oracle
12 9 (10.59%) SAS
12 9 (10.59%) Data Integration
12 9 (10.59%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (10.59%) SAS
2 6 (7.06%) ArcGIS
3 3 (3.53%) CMS
3 3 (3.53%) Node.js
4 2 (2.35%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.18%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.18%) Apache
5 1 (1.18%) IIS
5 1 (1.18%) TYPO3
5 1 (1.18%) Jetty
5 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.18%) nginx
5 1 (1.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.24%) MS Office
3 6 (7.06%) Photoshop
4 4 (4.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (3.53%) InDesign
5 3 (3.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (1.18%) SPSS
7 1 (1.18%) Fireworks
7 1 (1.18%) MS Project
7 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (29.41%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.71%) WebTrends
3 2 (2.35%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Google Apps
2 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.53%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.18%) GitHub
5 1 (1.18%) Basecamp
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.18%) PaaS
5 1 (1.18%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) HTTP
2 5 (5.88%) SSL
3 4 (4.71%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.35%) AMQP
4 2 (2.35%) LDAP
4 2 (2.35%) DHCP
4 2 (2.35%) FTP
4 2 (2.35%) DNS
4 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.35%) IPsec
5 1 (1.18%) Firewall
5 1 (1.18%) VPN
5 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.06%) Big Data
2 6 (7.06%) DB2
3 5 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.71%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.35%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.35%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.18%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (4.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.71%) Subversion
2 4 (4.71%) JIRA
3 3 (3.53%) Maven
4 2 (2.35%) Grunt
4 2 (2.35%) Xcode
4 2 (2.35%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.35%) Ant
4 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.18%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.18%) Selenium
5 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.18%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.18%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.18%) Mockito
5 1 (1.18%) Trac
General
1 20 (23.53%) Marketing
2 10 (11.76%) Finance
3 5 (5.88%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Retail
4 4 (4.71%) Games
4 4 (4.71%) Publishing
5 2 (2.35%) Billing
5 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.18%) Front Office
6 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.18%) Law
6 1 (1.18%) Legal
6 1 (1.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 28 (32.94%) Developer
2 21 (24.71%) Analyst
3 9 (10.59%) Data Analyst
4 7 (8.24%) Java Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Android Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Designer
7 4 (4.71%) Web Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.71%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Web Designer
8 3 (3.53%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Photoshop Designer
8 3 (3.53%) iOS Developer
9 2 (2.35%) PPC Manager
9 2 (2.35%) PPC Analyst
9 2 (2.35%) PPC Executive
9 2 (2.35%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.82%) HTML
2 13 (15.29%) XML
2 13 (15.29%) Google Maps API
3 12 (14.12%) Web Services
4 11 (12.94%) CSS
5 10 (11.76%) JSON
6 8 (9.41%) JMS
7 7 (8.24%) Servlets
7 7 (8.24%) SOAP
7 7 (8.24%) Spring
7 7 (8.24%) HTML5
8 6 (7.06%) REST
8 6 (7.06%) jQuery
8 6 (7.06%) CSS3
8 6 (7.06%) .NET
9 4 (4.71%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.71%) RESTful
9 4 (4.71%) GWT
9 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.71%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.59%) Data Integration
3 7 (8.24%) User Experience
4 4 (4.71%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.71%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.53%) GIS
5 3 (3.53%) iPhone
5 3 (3.53%) iPad
5 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.35%) Open Source
6 2 (2.35%) Statistics
6 2 (2.35%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.35%) Social Network
7 1 (1.18%) W3C
7 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.18%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.18%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.18%) PKI
7 1 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Windows
2 11 (12.94%) Android
3 9 (10.59%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.06%) Linux
5 4 (4.71%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.71%) Mac OS
5 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) UNIX
7 1 (1.18%) Debian
7 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.18%) CentOS
7 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) Analytics
2 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.12%) Web Development
4 11 (12.94%) ETL
4 11 (12.94%) Scrum
5 8 (9.41%) Software Engineering
5 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (9.41%) E-Commerce
5 8 (9.41%) SEO
6 6 (7.06%) Android Development
6 6 (7.06%) Data Analytics
6 6 (7.06%) TDD
6 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (7.06%) Data Modelling
6 6 (7.06%) Project Management
7 5 (5.88%) CRM
7 5 (5.88%) ITIL
7 5 (5.88%) Data Architecture
7 5 (5.88%) Data Management
7 5 (5.88%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.06%) SQL
2 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
3 20 (23.53%) Java
4 9 (10.59%) C#
5 4 (4.71%) Python
6 3 (3.53%) C++
6 3 (3.53%) PHP
6 3 (3.53%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.35%) Groovy
7 2 (2.35%) VBA
7 2 (2.35%) C
7 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.18%) XQuery
8 1 (1.18%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.18%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.18%) Scala
8 1 (1.18%) XPath
8 1 (1.18%) Ruby
8 1 (1.18%) Golang
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.35%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) HDFS
2 2 (2.35%) Xen
2 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Twitter
2 9 (10.59%) Facebook
2 9 (10.59%) Oracle
2 9 (10.59%) Omniture
3 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.06%) Business Objects
5 5 (5.88%) Ab Initio
5 5 (5.88%) Tableau
6 4 (4.71%) Adobe
6 4 (4.71%) Apple
6 4 (4.71%) ESRI
7 3 (3.53%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.35%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.35%) VMware
8 2 (2.35%) Advent
9 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.18%) Remedy
9 1 (1.18%) Sophos
9 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
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