The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 118 101 144
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +43
Contract jobs citing Google 8 42 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 1.34% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 2.92% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 24 5
Median daily rate £188 £390 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.92% -17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £243 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £438 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £18.00 £36.67 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.91% +144.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £26.25 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-25.29% +65.61%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1259 1438 1404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.86% 45.90% 44.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 799 798
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 135 139
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.94 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.18% -14.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.90 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Google as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Google
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Google
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Google Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Google
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +2 4 - - 3
Hertfordshire +5 3 £188 -50.81% 11
Cambridgeshire +4 1 - - 3
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Google.

1 12 (40.00%) Analytics
2 11 (36.67%) Marketing
2 11 (36.67%) Google Analytics
3 10 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (30.00%) Windows
5 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (23.33%) ITIL
6 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
6 7 (23.33%) SOA
6 7 (23.33%) MS Office
6 7 (23.33%) Web Services
6 7 (23.33%) XML
7 6 (20.00%) CSS
7 6 (20.00%) HTML
7 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (20.00%) HP
7 6 (20.00%) Google Apps
8 5 (16.67%) REST
8 5 (16.67%) Open Source
8 5 (16.67%) Social Media
8 5 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (16.67%) JSON
8 5 (16.67%) Oracle
8 5 (16.67%) XSD
8 5 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (16.67%) WSO2
8 5 (16.67%) Apache Camel
8 5 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
9 4 (13.33%) User Experience

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (13.33%) CMS
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (10.00%) Apache
5 2 (6.67%) Drupal
5 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (6.67%) Mule
5 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.33%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Google Analytics
2 6 (20.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (13.33%) WebEx
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) MariaDB
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Axure RP
1 4 (13.33%) EasyMock
1 4 (13.33%) Mockito
2 2 (6.67%) AccuRev
2 2 (6.67%) Ant
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Gradle
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.33%) FindBugs
3 1 (3.33%) GoogleTest
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) JProfiler
3 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.33%) YourKit
General
1 11 (36.67%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Marketing Officer
4 4 (13.33%) SOA Developer
4 4 (13.33%) XML Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Mobile Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Mobile UX Designer
5 3 (10.00%) UX Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
7 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Web Services
1 7 (23.33%) XML
2 6 (20.00%) CSS
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (16.67%) Apache Camel
3 5 (16.67%) JSON
3 5 (16.67%) REST
3 5 (16.67%) XSD
4 4 (13.33%) Middleware
4 4 (13.33%) SOAP
4 4 (13.33%) WireMock
4 4 (13.33%) XSLT
5 2 (6.67%) Ajax
5 2 (6.67%) ELK Stack
5 2 (6.67%) Google Maps API
5 2 (6.67%) HTML5
5 2 (6.67%) J2EE
5 2 (6.67%) JSP
5 2 (6.67%) Sass
5 2 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Social Media
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.67%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Solaris
3 3 (10.00%) Unix
4 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.33%) Android
5 1 (3.33%) HPUX
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Analytics
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 7 (23.33%) SOA
4 5 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (16.67%) Open Source
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.33%) Customer Insight
5 4 (13.33%) Information Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Pay per click
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Wireframes
6 3 (10.00%) Email Marketing
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) SEO
7 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Content Management
7 2 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.67%) PHP
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C++
3 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (6.67%) Varnish
1 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Kibana
1 2 (6.67%) logstash
2 1 (3.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) HP
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) WSO2
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
4 4 (13.33%) Facebook
4 4 (13.33%) Twitter
5 2 (6.67%) CA
5 2 (6.67%) FatWire
5 2 (6.67%) ForgeRock
5 2 (6.67%) IBM
5 2 (6.67%) Omniture
5 2 (6.67%) Rally
6 1 (3.33%) Sun