The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 87 83 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Contract jobs citing Google 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 0.23% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.70% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£369 £210 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.59% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £339
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £16.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+64.06% -30.81%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
468 431 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.09% 33.70% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 227 120
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 9
Average hourly rate £12.35 £21.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.19% +2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £12.00 £5.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.08 £21.00 £32.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) Tableau
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Master Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Leaflet
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) GIS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) KML
1 2 (40.00%) Google Maps API
1 2 (40.00%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) GIS
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Master Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Tableau