The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East of England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 133 112 129
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Contract jobs citing Google 15 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.50% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate £400 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £331 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.32% +20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £16.53 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +0.18%
Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1495 1001 1375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.51% 44.31% 44.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 459 625
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 130 146
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Google
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire -12 6 £425 -
Hertfordshire -3 5 £320 - 8
Cambridgeshire -14 3 £400 +33.33% 9
Suffolk - 1 £450 - 3
Essex - - - - 2
Norfolk - - - -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (47.37%) Analytics
2 8 (42.11%) Mobile App
2 8 (42.11%) Google Analytics
2 8 (42.11%) Marketing
3 7 (36.84%) Retail
3 7 (36.84%) Adobe
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) SiteCatalyst
5 5 (26.32%) Web Analytics
5 5 (26.32%) Change Management
6 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) C++
6 4 (21.05%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) HTML
7 3 (15.79%) MS Office
7 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (15.79%) REST
7 3 (15.79%) Android Development
7 3 (15.79%) Android
7 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
8 2 (10.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (10.53%) jQuery
8 2 (10.53%) Social Media
8 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
8 2 (10.53%) Qt
8 2 (10.53%) Google Apps
8 2 (10.53%) GoogleTest
8 2 (10.53%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Google Analytics
2 6 (31.58%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Google Apps
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) SQLite
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
1 2 (10.53%) LabVIEW
1 2 (10.53%) GoogleTest
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Firebug
2 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.26%) Ant
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 8 (42.11%) Marketing
2 7 (36.84%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Android Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Programmer
3 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) C++ Programmer
3 2 (10.53%) Programmer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Email Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) STL
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) Qt
2 2 (10.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (5.26%) Google Maps API
3 1 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Social Media
3 1 (5.26%) W3C
3 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.26%) Blog
3 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Analytics
2 5 (26.32%) Web Analytics
2 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Android Development
5 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.53%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C++
1 4 (21.05%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) C
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) MOS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Omniture
3 1 (5.26%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Facebook
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £470 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Franklin Bates
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
TRG
Rate: 37-42 Per Hour
Posted: 8 days ago