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 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 156 152 182
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Contract jobs citing Google 48 74 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.80% 1.03% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 2.27% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 58 22
Average daily rate
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£340 £415 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.07% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £264 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £443 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £23.13 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +36.02%
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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
2702 3266 3060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.12% 45.55% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1968 2285 2122
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £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 65 90 83
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.38% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.56 £28.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

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 23 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 23 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 28 (30.11%) Analytics
2 27 (29.03%) Google Analytics
3 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (25.81%) SQL
5 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
6 22 (23.66%) Java
7 20 (21.51%) HTML
8 18 (19.35%) Windows
8 18 (19.35%) Marketing
9 16 (17.20%) Web Development
9 16 (17.20%) Google Maps API
10 15 (16.13%) Android
10 15 (16.13%) CSS
11 14 (15.05%) Web Services
11 14 (15.05%) Scrum
11 14 (15.05%) Google Apps
12 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (12.90%) User Experience
13 12 (12.90%) JSON
13 12 (12.90%) XML
14 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
14 11 (11.83%) ETL
14 11 (11.83%) Finance
14 11 (11.83%) Degree
14 11 (11.83%) Facebook
14 11 (11.83%) Apple iOS
15 10 (10.75%) HTML5
15 10 (10.75%) Twitter
15 10 (10.75%) SAS
16 9 (9.68%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 10 (10.75%) SAS
2 6 (6.45%) ArcGIS
3 3 (3.23%) CMS
3 3 (3.23%) Node.js
4 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.08%) IIS
5 1 (1.08%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.08%) TYPO3
5 1 (1.08%) Jetty
5 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.08%) nginx
5 1 (1.08%) Confluence
5 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Office
2 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.30%) Photoshop
4 3 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (3.23%) SPSS
4 3 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (3.23%) InDesign
4 3 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.08%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (29.03%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.30%) WebTrends
3 2 (2.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (2.15%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.05%) Google Apps
2 4 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.15%) Basecamp
4 2 (2.15%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.08%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (1.08%) GitHub
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.53%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (6.45%) HTTP
3 5 (5.38%) SSL
4 2 (2.15%) Intranet
4 2 (2.15%) LDAP
4 2 (2.15%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.15%) AMQP
5 1 (1.08%) IPsec
5 1 (1.08%) DHCP
5 1 (1.08%) FTP
5 1 (1.08%) Firewall
5 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.08%) VPN
5 1 (1.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) Big Data
3 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.38%) DB2
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.30%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.30%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.23%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.15%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.15%) MySQL
6 2 (2.15%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.08%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) JIRA
2 4 (4.30%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (4.30%) Subversion
2 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.30%) Grunt
3 3 (3.23%) Maven
4 2 (2.15%) Trac
4 2 (2.15%) Xcode
4 2 (2.15%) Ant
4 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.15%) Selenium
4 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.08%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.08%) Mockito
5 1 (1.08%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.08%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.08%) IntelliJ
General
1 18 (19.35%) Marketing
2 11 (11.83%) Finance
3 5 (5.38%) Games
3 5 (5.38%) Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Retail
4 4 (4.30%) Publishing
5 2 (2.15%) Billing
6 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.08%) Law
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Front Office
6 1 (1.08%) German Language
Job Titles
1 33 (35.48%) Developer
2 27 (29.03%) Analyst
3 9 (9.68%) Data Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Service Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.53%) Android Developer
6 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Web Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Web Designer
9 3 (3.23%) Photoshop Designer
9 3 (3.23%) Designer
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.23%) iOS Developer
10 2 (2.15%) Lead Software Engineer
10 2 (2.15%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.15%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.51%) HTML
2 16 (17.20%) Google Maps API
3 15 (16.13%) CSS
4 14 (15.05%) Web Services
5 12 (12.90%) XML
5 12 (12.90%) JSON
6 10 (10.75%) HTML5
7 9 (9.68%) SOAP
7 9 (9.68%) CSS3
8 8 (8.60%) JMS
8 8 (8.60%) .NET
8 8 (8.60%) REST
8 8 (8.60%) jQuery
9 7 (7.53%) Spring
9 7 (7.53%) Servlets
9 7 (7.53%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET
10 5 (5.38%) Ajax
11 4 (4.30%) GWT
11 4 (4.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.90%) User Experience
3 9 (9.68%) Data Integration
4 5 (5.38%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.30%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.30%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.23%) GIS
6 3 (3.23%) Statistics
6 3 (3.23%) iPad
6 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.15%) Social Network
7 2 (2.15%) iPhone
7 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.15%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.08%) PKI
8 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.08%) W3C
8 1 (1.08%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.08%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.35%) Windows
2 15 (16.13%) Android
3 11 (11.83%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.53%) Mac OS
5 5 (5.38%) Linux
6 4 (4.30%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.23%) UNIX
8 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.08%) CentOS
8 1 (1.08%) Debian
8 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Analytics
2 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.20%) Web Development
4 14 (15.05%) Scrum
5 11 (11.83%) ETL
6 9 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.60%) ITIL
7 8 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (8.60%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.60%) Android Development
8 7 (7.53%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (6.45%) Data Analytics
9 6 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.45%) TDD
9 6 (6.45%) SEO
9 6 (6.45%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.38%) Data Management
10 5 (5.38%) Data Analysis
10 5 (5.38%) ITSM
10 5 (5.38%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.81%) SQL
2 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
3 22 (23.66%) Java
4 9 (9.68%) C#
5 4 (4.30%) Python
6 3 (3.23%) Objective-C
6 3 (3.23%) C++
7 2 (2.15%) C
7 2 (2.15%) PHP
7 2 (2.15%) VBA
7 2 (2.15%) Groovy
7 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.08%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.08%) Scala
8 1 (1.08%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.08%) Golang
8 1 (1.08%) Ruby
8 1 (1.08%) XPath
8 1 (1.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.15%) HDFS
3 1 (1.08%) Xen
3 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) SCCM
1 1 (1.08%) Puppet
1 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Facebook
2 10 (10.75%) Twitter
3 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.60%) Oracle
4 8 (8.60%) Omniture
5 5 (5.38%) Business Objects
5 5 (5.38%) Adobe
5 5 (5.38%) Tableau
5 5 (5.38%) Ab Initio
6 4 (4.30%) Apple
6 4 (4.30%) ESRI
7 2 (2.15%) Sony
7 2 (2.15%) Remedy
7 2 (2.15%) DoubleClick
7 2 (2.15%) Coremetrics
7 2 (2.15%) Advent
7 2 (2.15%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.15%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.08%) VMware
8 1 (1.08%) Teradata
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