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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 145 177 165
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Contract jobs citing Google 58 53 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.99% 0.75% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 2.28% 1.67% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 21
Average daily rate
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£340 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £15.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+37.70% +17.30%
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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
2547 3178 2755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.40% 44.97% 43.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1871 2263 1966
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 88 75
Average hourly rate £17.87 £18.10 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% -9.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.58 £27.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 35 (34.65%) Analytics
2 34 (33.66%) Google Analytics
3 28 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (26.73%) JavaScript
5 26 (25.74%) Java
6 25 (24.75%) SQL
7 23 (22.77%) HTML
8 21 (20.79%) Windows
9 20 (19.80%) Web Development
9 20 (19.80%) Marketing
10 18 (17.82%) Google Maps API
10 18 (17.82%) CSS
11 17 (16.83%) Google Apps
12 16 (15.84%) User Experience
13 15 (14.85%) Scrum
14 14 (13.86%) Degree
14 14 (13.86%) Android
14 14 (13.86%) HTML5
15 12 (11.88%) Facebook
15 12 (11.88%) Apple iOS
15 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (11.88%) JSON
15 12 (11.88%) jQuery
15 12 (11.88%) MS Office
15 12 (11.88%) Web Services
15 12 (11.88%) SAS
16 11 (10.89%) ETL
16 11 (10.89%) ITIL
16 11 (10.89%) Microsoft
16 11 (10.89%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 12 (11.88%) SAS
2 6 (5.94%) ArcGIS
3 5 (4.95%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.97%) Apache
4 3 (2.97%) CMS
4 3 (2.97%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (1.98%) Node.js
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.99%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.99%) IIS
6 1 (0.99%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.99%) Drupal
6 1 (0.99%) Jetty
6 1 (0.99%) Confluence
6 1 (0.99%) nginx
6 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (11.88%) MS Office
2 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.97%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.97%) SPSS
4 3 (2.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.97%) InDesign
4 3 (2.97%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 34 (33.66%) Google Analytics
2 6 (5.94%) WebTrends
3 3 (2.97%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (1.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.98%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.99%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (4.95%) HTTP
2 5 (4.95%) SSL
3 2 (1.98%) AMQP
3 2 (1.98%) Intranet
3 2 (1.98%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.98%) LDAP
4 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.99%) VPN
4 1 (0.99%) DHCP
4 1 (0.99%) FTP
4 1 (0.99%) DNS
4 1 (0.99%) Firewall
4 1 (0.99%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
1 9 (8.91%) Big Data
2 5 (4.95%) DB2
2 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.96%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.96%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.97%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.97%) MySQL
4 3 (2.97%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.98%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.98%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.99%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 7 (6.93%) JIRA
1 7 (6.93%) Grunt
2 6 (5.94%) Subversion
3 5 (4.95%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.96%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.96%) Maven
4 4 (3.96%) Ant
5 3 (2.97%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (2.97%) IntelliJ
5 3 (2.97%) Selenium
5 3 (2.97%) Mockito
5 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.98%) Trac
7 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.99%) Xcode
General
1 20 (19.80%) Marketing
2 10 (9.90%) Finance
3 5 (4.95%) Banking
4 4 (3.96%) Retail
4 4 (3.96%) Publishing
4 4 (3.96%) Games
5 2 (1.98%) Billing
5 2 (1.98%) Legal
6 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.99%) Law
6 1 (0.99%) Front Office
6 1 (0.99%) Back Office
6 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (38.61%) Developer
2 32 (31.68%) Analyst
3 11 (10.89%) Service Analyst
3 11 (10.89%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (8.91%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (8.91%) Data Analyst
5 8 (7.92%) Java Developer
5 8 (7.92%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.95%) Software Engineer
6 5 (4.95%) Web Analyst
6 5 (4.95%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Android Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Project Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Web Designer
8 3 (2.97%) Photoshop Designer
8 3 (2.97%) Designer
9 2 (1.98%) iOS Developer
9 2 (1.98%) Lead Software Engineer
9 2 (1.98%) Senior Product Manager
9 2 (1.98%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.77%) HTML
2 18 (17.82%) Google Maps API
2 18 (17.82%) CSS
3 14 (13.86%) HTML5
4 12 (11.88%) JSON
4 12 (11.88%) jQuery
4 12 (11.88%) Web Services
5 11 (10.89%) CSS3
6 10 (9.90%) JMS
7 9 (8.91%) XML
7 9 (8.91%) Spring
8 8 (7.92%) AngularJS
8 8 (7.92%) SOAP
9 7 (6.93%) Servlets
9 7 (6.93%) .NET
9 7 (6.93%) Ajax
10 6 (5.94%) Sass
10 6 (5.94%) REST
10 6 (5.94%) GWT
11 5 (4.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) User Experience
2 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.91%) Data Integration
4 6 (5.94%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.96%) Statistics
5 4 (3.96%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.97%) GIS
6 3 (2.97%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.97%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.98%) iPad
7 2 (1.98%) Social Media
7 2 (1.98%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.98%) Social Network
7 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.98%) Ontologies
7 2 (1.98%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.99%) W3C
8 1 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.99%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.79%) Windows
2 14 (13.86%) Android
3 12 (11.88%) Apple iOS
4 10 (9.90%) Mac OS
5 4 (3.96%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.96%) Linux
6 3 (2.97%) UNIX
6 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.99%) Debian
7 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.99%) CentOS
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.65%) Analytics
2 28 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.80%) Web Development
4 15 (14.85%) Scrum
5 11 (10.89%) ETL
5 11 (10.89%) ITIL
6 9 (8.91%) Web Analytics
6 9 (8.91%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (7.92%) E-Commerce
8 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.93%) ITSM
8 7 (6.93%) MVC
8 7 (6.93%) TDD
8 7 (6.93%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.94%) Data Analytics
9 6 (5.94%) CRM
9 6 (5.94%) Data Modelling
10 5 (4.95%) OO
10 5 (4.95%) Service Management
10 5 (4.95%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (26.73%) JavaScript
2 26 (25.74%) Java
3 25 (24.75%) SQL
4 9 (8.91%) C#
5 4 (3.96%) Python
6 2 (1.98%) Groovy
6 2 (1.98%) Objective-C
6 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.98%) C
6 2 (1.98%) VBA
6 2 (1.98%) PHP
7 1 (0.99%) C++
7 1 (0.99%) Ruby
7 1 (0.99%) XPath
7 1 (0.99%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.99%) Scala
7 1 (0.99%) Golang
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.99%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) HDFS
3 1 (0.99%) Xen
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Facebook
2 11 (10.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.90%) Twitter
3 10 (9.90%) Omniture
3 10 (9.90%) Oracle
4 9 (8.91%) Adobe
5 5 (4.95%) Business Objects
5 5 (4.95%) Apple
5 5 (4.95%) Ab Initio
5 5 (4.95%) Tableau
6 4 (3.96%) ESRI
6 4 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.97%) DoubleClick
7 3 (2.97%) Coremetrics
8 2 (1.98%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.98%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.98%) Advent
8 2 (1.98%) Remedy
9 1 (0.99%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
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Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 25 days ago