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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 83 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Google 10 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.38% 0.084%
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 1.33% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £291 £306 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £356
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-32.45% +56.16%
Google
Scotland

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
509 375 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.64% 28.58% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 192 192
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £41.50 £21.64 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.81% +116.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Google Daily Rate Histogram 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 14 February 2016, 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 10 (58.82%) Google Analytics
1 10 (58.82%) Analytics
2 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) CMS
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Web Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (17.65%) MS Office
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Content Management
3 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Android
4 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Facebook
4 2 (11.76%) Twitter
4 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.76%) WebEx
4 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (11.76%) Migration

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (17.65%) CMS
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project Server
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) Smallworld
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Google Analytics
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.76%) IaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.88%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) DDNS
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) WebEx
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Android Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Content Editor
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Android Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Insight Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Web Content Editor
2 2 (11.76%) Web Editor
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Content Editor
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Editor
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Performance Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) CSS3
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) HTML5
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
1 2 (11.76%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) Android SDK
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) Google Maps API
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) OAuth
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
2 1 (5.88%) Sass
2 1 (5.88%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Blog
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Analytics
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Digital Content Management
2 3 (17.65%) Web Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) Android Development
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Content Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Microservices
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Tag Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) EMC
2 2 (11.76%) Facebook
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Teradata
2 2 (11.76%) Twitter
3 1 (5.88%) Brightcove
3 1 (5.88%) Mapinfo
3 1 (5.88%) Tableau