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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 81 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Google 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% - 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£369 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £306
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.77 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-20.66% +51.35%
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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
404 381 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.43% 31.91% 34.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 191 107
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £271 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 6
Average hourly rate £38.75 £21.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.52% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £19.80 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £32.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 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 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) GIS
4 2 (25.00%) ArcGIS
4 2 (25.00%) SEO

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) GIS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SEO Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) Google Maps API
3 2 (25.00%) Java EE
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) KML
3 2 (25.00%) Leaflet
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) GIS
1 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Apple