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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 88 76 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs citing Google 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.26% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 0.75% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£363 £210 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.61% -31.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.43 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £15.85 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+79.81% -46.27%
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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
491 399 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.21% 33.93% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 216 131
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £163 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Average hourly rate £14.51 £12.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.91% -55.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.94 £12.00 £5.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.43 £35.20 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 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 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (57.14%) Google Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Tableau
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) nginx
1 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) ArcGIS
2 1 (14.29%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Google Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (14.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) OAuth
1 2 (28.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Varnish
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Tableau
3 1 (14.29%) Mapinfo