The first table below looks at the demand for Google Maps API skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google Maps API over the 3 months to 16 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 of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Maps
Rank 544 483 539
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +56
Contract jobs citing Google Maps API 22 46 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.10% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.39% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 19
Average daily rate £400 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £250
% change year-on-year
- +70.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13998 11791 14339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.73% 26.85% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9150 7528 8639
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 340 362
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Google Maps API
UK

Google Maps API
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google Maps API across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Google Maps API Jobs Demand Trend in England

Google Maps API
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Google Maps API Daily Rate Trend in England

Google Maps API
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Google Maps API Hourly Rate Trend in England

Google Maps API
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google Maps API within the England region over the 3 months to 16 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
London -44 12 £325 -2.25% 5
South West -6 9 £425 +70.00%
East of England -32 1 £400 - 3
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 5
South East - - - -
Google Maps API
UK

Google Maps API
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Google Maps API 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 Maps API.

1 52 (100.00%) Google
2 23 (44.23%) Android
3 22 (42.31%) Java
4 20 (38.46%) Android Development
5 18 (34.62%) Facebook
5 18 (34.62%) Twitter
5 18 (34.62%) HTML
6 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
7 15 (28.85%) CSS
7 15 (28.85%) MVC
7 15 (28.85%) JSON
8 14 (26.92%) OOP
8 14 (26.92%) OO
9 13 (25.00%) XML
9 13 (25.00%) HTML5
10 11 (21.15%) Multithreading
10 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
10 11 (21.15%) Scrum
10 11 (21.15%) Analytics
11 10 (19.23%) Memory Management
11 10 (19.23%) Games
11 10 (19.23%) C#
11 10 (19.23%) C++
11 10 (19.23%) Augmented Reality
12 9 (17.31%) Apache Flex
12 9 (17.31%) HTTP
12 9 (17.31%) Adobe
12 9 (17.31%) Objective-C
13 8 (15.38%) .NET
13 8 (15.38%) jQuery

Google Maps API
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Google Maps API 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 Maps API. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.77%) CMS
1 3 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.85%) Drupal
2 2 (3.85%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.92%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) HTTP
2 6 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) RavenDB
2 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.77%) SQLite
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.46%) jMock
2 7 (13.46%) Mockito
3 3 (5.77%) Maven
3 3 (5.77%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.77%) MSTest
3 3 (5.77%) Moq
3 3 (5.77%) Ant
3 3 (5.77%) JUnit
3 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.85%) NUnit
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 10 (19.23%) Games
2 4 (7.69%) Marketing
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Automotive
4 2 (3.85%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.92%) Back Office
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (90.38%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) Android Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Flex Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (9.62%) PHP Developer
5 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.69%) iOS Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Content Editor
7 2 (3.85%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 1 (1.92%) iPhone Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Lead PHP Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) HTML
2 15 (28.85%) CSS
2 15 (28.85%) JSON
3 13 (25.00%) HTML5
3 13 (25.00%) XML
4 9 (17.31%) Apache Flex
5 8 (15.38%) jQuery
5 8 (15.38%) .NET
6 7 (13.46%) CSS3
7 6 (11.54%) REST
7 6 (11.54%) Ajax
7 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
9 4 (7.69%) XHTML
9 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (5.77%) LINQ
10 3 (5.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (5.77%) iOS SDK
10 3 (5.77%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (5.77%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Augmented Reality
2 8 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.77%) iPad
5 2 (3.85%) Online Games
6 1 (1.92%) iPhone
6 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.92%) GIS
6 1 (1.92%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.92%) Social Media
6 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Android
2 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Android Development
2 15 (28.85%) MVC
3 14 (26.92%) OOP
3 14 (26.92%) OO
4 11 (21.15%) Scrum
4 11 (21.15%) Multithreading
4 11 (21.15%) Analytics
5 10 (19.23%) Memory Management
6 7 (13.46%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
6 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.46%) TDD
7 5 (9.62%) Web Development
7 5 (9.62%) iOS Development
8 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.77%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.77%) Kanban
10 2 (3.85%) Project Management
10 2 (3.85%) Web Design
10 2 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) Java
2 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.23%) C#
3 10 (19.23%) C++
4 9 (17.31%) Objective-C
5 7 (13.46%) PHP
5 7 (13.46%) Python
6 5 (9.62%) SQL
7 1 (1.92%) PHP5
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.77%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Google
2 18 (34.62%) Facebook
2 18 (34.62%) Twitter
3 9 (17.31%) Adobe
4 2 (3.85%) Zend
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau
5 1 (1.92%) Informatica
5 1 (1.92%) Teradata
5 1 (1.92%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.92%) SAP