The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 71 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Contract jobs citing Google 12 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.85% 0.47% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 1.97% 1.02% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Average daily rate
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£365 £225 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £291
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +42.85%
Google
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
609 688 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.22% 46.21% 49.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 329 242
Average daily rate £340 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £70 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 68 102
Average hourly rate £16.80 £13.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -55.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.92 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £29.00 £38.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Google
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Google across the East Midlands region.

Google Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Google
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +3 9 £365 - 6
Leicestershire +4 2 - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 2
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Google Apps
3 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
3 11 (32.35%) MySQL
4 10 (29.41%) Java
5 9 (26.47%) Linux
5 9 (26.47%) Tomcat
6 8 (23.53%) Apache
6 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 8 (23.53%) Open Source
7 7 (20.59%) Oracle
7 7 (20.59%) MS Office
7 7 (20.59%) LAN
7 7 (20.59%) WAN
7 7 (20.59%) Cisco
7 7 (20.59%) SAN
8 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
8 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
8 6 (17.65%) CSS
8 6 (17.65%) HTML
8 6 (17.65%) MS Project
8 6 (17.65%) HTML5
9 5 (14.71%) Android
9 5 (14.71%) iPhone
9 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
9 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
10 4 (11.76%) MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (26.47%) Tomcat
2 8 (23.53%) Apache
3 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.82%) OpenStack
4 3 (8.82%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (5.88%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.94%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Office
2 6 (17.65%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Google Apps
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) LAN
1 7 (20.59%) WAN
1 7 (20.59%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
1 4 (11.76%) Selenium
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Coordinator
2 6 (17.65%) Project Coordinator
2 6 (17.65%) Programme Coordinator
3 5 (14.71%) Automation Tester
3 5 (14.71%) Tester
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Designer
4 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Server Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Storage Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (2.94%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) CSS
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
1 6 (17.65%) HTML5
2 4 (11.76%) Google Maps API
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) CSS3
3 2 (5.88%) PhoneGap
3 2 (5.88%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (2.94%) Android SDK
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.94%) LESS
4 1 (2.94%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.94%) iOS SDK
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) WCF
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Open Source
2 5 (14.71%) iPhone
2 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.82%) Digital Media
5 2 (5.88%) iPad
6 1 (2.94%) User Experience
6 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.94%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 5 (14.71%) Android
4 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
2 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) MVC
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) OOP
5 3 (8.82%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) TDD
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics
6 2 (5.88%) Email Migration
7 1 (2.94%) DevOps
7 1 (2.94%) Android Development
7 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.94%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.94%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (2.94%) Usability Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) Java
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.76%) PHP
4 3 (8.82%) PHP5
5 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco
3 4 (11.76%) VMware
3 4 (11.76%) HP
3 4 (11.76%) hybris
3 4 (11.76%) Twitter
3 4 (11.76%) Facebook
4 2 (5.88%) Apple
4 2 (5.88%) Lotus
5 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat