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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 125 110 128
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Contract jobs citing Google 19 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.79% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.34% 1.69% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 8
Average daily rate
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£358 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £290 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £371 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.25 £46.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.90 £23.13 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-26.91% +36.02%
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
1417 1121 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.16% 46.34% 46.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 863 527 656
Average daily rate £340 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 153 135
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £42.20 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Google Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Hertfordshire -20 9 £250 -16.66% 6
Cambridgeshire +1 5 £475 +68.14% 8
Bedfordshire -16 2 - -
Essex -24 1 £350 -5.66% 1
Suffolk - - - -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (32.00%) Google Analytics
1 8 (32.00%) Analytics
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (28.00%) MS Office
2 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (20.00%) Social Media
4 5 (20.00%) Marketing
4 5 (20.00%) CMS
5 4 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (16.00%) CSS
5 4 (16.00%) MCP
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) MOS
5 4 (16.00%) CSS3
5 4 (16.00%) Google Maps API
5 4 (16.00%) User Experience
6 3 (12.00%) Bower
6 3 (12.00%) Grunt
6 3 (12.00%) Sass
6 3 (12.00%) LESS
6 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (12.00%) Jasmine
6 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.00%) RESTful
6 3 (12.00%) Umbraco
6 3 (12.00%) Android
6 3 (12.00%) Node.js

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (20.00%) CMS
2 3 (12.00%) Node.js
2 3 (12.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
3 1 (4.00%) Liferay
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Mocha
1 3 (12.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (12.00%) Grunt
1 3 (12.00%) Bower
2 1 (4.00%) GoogleTest
2 1 (4.00%) Ant
2 1 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (4.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Billing
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Developer
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Designer
2 4 (16.00%) Digital Content Designer
3 2 (8.00%) Web Analytics Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (8.00%) PPC Manager
3 2 (8.00%) PPC Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) PPC Executive
3 2 (8.00%) Social Media Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) PPC Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Programmer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) jQuery
2 4 (16.00%) Google Maps API
2 4 (16.00%) CSS3
3 3 (12.00%) Sass
3 3 (12.00%) LESS
3 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Sling
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Felix
4 1 (4.00%) Qt
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE
4 1 (4.00%) SOAP
4 1 (4.00%) STL
4 1 (4.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Social Media
2 4 (16.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) W3C
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Analytics
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) TDD
3 3 (12.00%) OO
3 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (12.00%) Pay per click
3 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Web Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) Budget Control
4 2 (8.00%) Android Development
4 2 (8.00%) SEO
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Content Management
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) MCP
1 4 (16.00%) MOS
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) WCAG
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Facebook
1 2 (8.00%) Twitter
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
Hertfordshire
OHO Group
Rate: £80 - £110 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Harleston, Norfolk
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day direct - no agency margin.
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £340 - £375 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago