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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 110 104 136
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +32
Contract jobs citing Google 17 39 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.69% 1.32% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 2.70% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 4
Median daily rate £300 £400 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £263 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £18.25 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £23.09 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.97% +15.46%
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
1166 1447 1409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.07% 48.80% 47.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 824 728
Median daily rate £388 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 132 138
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £41.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

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
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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Hertfordshire +18 11 £300 -17.24% 2
Essex -1 3 - - 2
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £400 +60.00% 7
Bedfordshire +6 1 £350 +6.06% 1
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 22 (53.66%) Web Services
1 22 (53.66%) XML
1 22 (53.66%) SOA
2 21 (51.22%) Open Source
3 20 (48.78%) REST
3 20 (48.78%) JSON
3 20 (48.78%) XSD
3 20 (48.78%) Apache Camel
3 20 (48.78%) WSO2
4 18 (43.90%) Apache ServiceMix
4 18 (43.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 18 (43.90%) Oracle
5 17 (41.46%) Java
5 17 (41.46%) MySQL
5 17 (41.46%) SOAP
5 17 (41.46%) XSLT
5 17 (41.46%) WireMock
6 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (24.39%) EasyMock
7 10 (24.39%) Oracle BPM
7 10 (24.39%) Oracle Service Bus
7 10 (24.39%) Mockito
7 10 (24.39%) Middleware
8 9 (21.95%) Windows
8 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
9 8 (19.51%) Analytics
10 7 (17.07%) Google Apps
10 7 (17.07%) ITIL
10 7 (17.07%) Microsoft

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 18 (43.90%) Apache ServiceMix
1 18 (43.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (14.63%) Apache
3 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
4 4 (9.76%) CMS
5 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.88%) Drupal
6 2 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.88%) Mule
6 2 (4.88%) nginx
7 1 (2.44%) IIS
7 1 (2.44%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Google Analytics
1 7 (17.07%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
2 1 (2.44%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (9.76%) WebEx
2 3 (7.32%) HTTP
3 2 (4.88%) SMS
4 1 (2.44%) DHCP
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) FTP
4 1 (2.44%) IPsec
4 1 (2.44%) SSL
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) MariaDB
2 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) EasyMock
1 10 (24.39%) Mockito
2 4 (9.76%) Axure RP
3 2 (4.88%) AccuRev
3 2 (4.88%) Ant
3 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Gradle
3 2 (4.88%) JUnit
3 2 (4.88%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.44%) FindBugs
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) JProfiler
4 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.44%) YourKit
General
1 6 (14.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Back Office
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Java Developer
2 12 (29.27%) SOA Developer
3 9 (21.95%) XML Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Service Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Designer
5 3 (7.32%) Mobile Designer
5 3 (7.32%) Mobile UX Designer
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Scrum Master
5 3 (7.32%) UX Designer
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Support
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (4.88%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) Web Services
1 22 (53.66%) XML
2 20 (48.78%) Apache Camel
2 20 (48.78%) JSON
2 20 (48.78%) REST
2 20 (48.78%) XSD
3 17 (41.46%) SOAP
3 17 (41.46%) WireMock
3 17 (41.46%) XSLT
4 10 (24.39%) Middleware
5 6 (14.63%) CSS
5 6 (14.63%) HTML
6 3 (7.32%) J2EE
7 2 (4.88%) Ajax
7 2 (4.88%) ELK Stack
7 2 (4.88%) Google Maps API
7 2 (4.88%) HTML5
7 2 (4.88%) JSP
7 2 (4.88%) Sass
7 2 (4.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
2 2 (4.88%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.32%) Solaris
3 3 (7.32%) Unix
4 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) HPUX
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) SOA
2 21 (51.22%) Open Source
3 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.51%) Analytics
6 7 (17.07%) ITIL
7 4 (9.76%) Customer Insight
7 4 (9.76%) Information Architecture
7 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.76%) Project Management
7 4 (9.76%) Wireframes
8 3 (7.32%) Process Management
8 3 (7.32%) Scrum
8 3 (7.32%) SEO
9 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.88%) Content Management
9 2 (4.88%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (4.88%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) RAD
9 2 (4.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) Java
2 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.88%) PHP
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (4.88%) Varnish
1 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Kibana
1 2 (4.88%) logstash
2 1 (2.44%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) WSO2
2 18 (43.90%) Oracle
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
4 6 (14.63%) HP
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) CA
6 2 (4.88%) FatWire
6 2 (4.88%) ForgeRock
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) Omniture
6 2 (4.88%) Rally
7 1 (2.44%) Sun
7 1 (2.44%) VMware