The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 9 December 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 223 255 258
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +3
Contract jobs citing Google 511 451 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.11% 0.89% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 2.46% 2.10% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 306 294
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £242 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £384 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +20.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 31
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.85 £21.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.49% -26.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £24.65 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £15.00 £21.58
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -30.49%
Google
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20783 21484 23080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.32% 42.57% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12799 12796 13912
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 800 902 1153
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.89 £45.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Google as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in England

Google
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in England

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in England

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in England

Google
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Google Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Google
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 311 £413 +7.49% 172
South East +22 57 £328 -12.66% 34
West Midlands +13 33 £420 +46.08% 38
Yorkshire +16 30 £400 -20.07% 41
North West -4 24 £515 +52.02% 46
East of England +5 18 £350 -22.22% 17
South West +8 11 £425 - 21
East Midlands +1 8 £375 +7.14% 32
North East -24 5 £460 +15.00% 4
Midlands +3 1 £625 -3.84%
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Google.

1 392 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (29.47%) Analytics
3 284 (24.91%) Google Analytics
4 248 (21.75%) Java
5 230 (20.18%) HTML
6 205 (17.98%) Amazon AWS
7 204 (17.89%) CSS
8 198 (17.37%) JavaScript
9 188 (16.49%) Linux
10 180 (15.79%) Marketing
11 175 (15.35%) Python
12 173 (15.18%) Google Cloud Platform
13 171 (15.00%) Windows
14 167 (14.65%) SQL
15 149 (13.07%) Android
16 148 (12.98%) Git (software)
17 144 (12.63%) HTML5
18 143 (12.54%) Scrum
19 139 (12.19%) Microsoft Azure
20 130 (11.40%) Microsoft
21 129 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
22 128 (11.23%) DevOps
22 128 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
22 128 (11.23%) Jenkins
23 123 (10.79%) JSON
24 121 (10.61%) AngularJS
25 120 (10.53%) CSS3
25 120 (10.53%) G Suite
26 119 (10.44%) User Experience
27 116 (10.18%) Active Directory

Google
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (4.74%) CMS
2 45 (3.95%) Confluence
3 38 (3.33%) Apache
4 31 (2.72%) OpenStack
5 28 (2.46%) Drupal
5 28 (2.46%) SharePoint
6 27 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (2.37%) nginx
6 27 (2.37%) Tomcat
7 21 (1.84%) SAS
8 20 (1.75%) WordPress
9 19 (1.67%) Apache Spark
10 16 (1.40%) IIS
10 16 (1.40%) Mule
10 16 (1.40%) WebSphere
11 15 (1.32%) JBoss
12 13 (1.14%) WebLogic
13 12 (1.05%) Skype for Business
14 11 (0.96%) Jetty
14 11 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 77 (6.75%) MS Excel
1 77 (6.75%) MS Office
2 46 (4.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 13 (1.14%) Photoshop
4 11 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.88%) MS Project
6 9 (0.79%) OmniGraffle
7 8 (0.70%) SPSS
8 7 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.44%) InDesign
9 5 (0.44%) SOLIDWORKS
9 5 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.35%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.35%) Stata
11 2 (0.18%) Pixate
12 1 (0.088%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.088%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 17 (1.49%) WebTrends
2 9 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.79%) Sprinklr
3 6 (0.53%) Magento
4 5 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.35%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.26%) Radian6
7 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.18%) SessionCam
8 1 (0.088%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.088%) Eikon
8 1 (0.088%) OpenText Process Suite
8 1 (0.088%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.088%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.088%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 284 (24.91%) Google Analytics
2 205 (17.98%) Amazon AWS
3 173 (15.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 139 (12.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 120 (10.53%) G Suite
6 66 (5.79%) Google Play
7 56 (4.91%) PaaS
8 50 (4.39%) Google App Engine
9 43 (3.77%) IaaS
10 42 (3.68%) GitHub
10 42 (3.68%) SaaS
11 39 (3.42%) Office 365
12 36 (3.16%) Trello
13 33 (2.89%) Adobe Analytics
14 30 (2.63%) Google Drive
15 24 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
15 24 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
16 23 (2.02%) Google Tag Manager
17 14 (1.23%) AdWords
17 14 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 52 (4.56%) HTTP
2 39 (3.42%) Internet
3 31 (2.72%) Firewall
4 30 (2.63%) DNS
5 29 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
6 27 (2.37%) VoIP
6 27 (2.37%) VPN
7 25 (2.19%) TCP/IP
8 19 (1.67%) DHCP
8 19 (1.67%) Intranet
9 17 (1.49%) Wireless
10 16 (1.40%) LAN
10 16 (1.40%) WAN
11 15 (1.32%) FTP
12 13 (1.14%) Skype
12 13 (1.14%) SSL
13 12 (1.05%) IPsec
14 11 (0.96%) Wireshark
15 10 (0.88%) LDAP
16 9 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (4.74%) MySQL
2 43 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 37 (3.25%) Hadoop
3 37 (3.25%) Relational Database
4 35 (3.07%) Big Data
5 34 (2.98%) NoSQL
6 33 (2.89%) MongoDB
7 26 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (1.84%) BigQuery
8 21 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (1.23%) Redis
11 13 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (1.05%) Mixpanel
12 12 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (0.96%) Apache Hive
14 10 (0.88%) Oracle Database
14 10 (0.88%) SQLite
15 9 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (0.61%) Cloudera CDH
Development Applications
1 148 (12.98%) Git (software)
2 128 (11.23%) Jenkins
3 114 (10.00%) JIRA
4 61 (5.35%) JUnit
5 53 (4.65%) Subversion
6 34 (2.98%) Selenium
7 31 (2.72%) Maven
8 30 (2.63%) Bitbucket
9 24 (2.11%) Gradle
10 22 (1.93%) Cucumber
11 19 (1.67%) Ant
12 17 (1.49%) Android Studio
13 16 (1.40%) Robolectric
14 15 (1.32%) Jasmine
14 15 (1.32%) Robotium
14 15 (1.32%) Travis CI
15 14 (1.23%) Axure RP
15 14 (1.23%) Eclipse
15 14 (1.23%) Mockito
16 12 (1.05%) SonarQube
General
1 180 (15.79%) Marketing
2 112 (9.82%) Finance
3 60 (5.26%) Retail
4 55 (4.82%) Banking
5 34 (2.98%) Publishing
6 25 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.02%) Advertising
8 22 (1.93%) Investment Banking
9 18 (1.58%) Games
10 11 (0.96%) Legal
11 8 (0.70%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.53%) Front Office
12 6 (0.53%) Law
12 6 (0.53%) Mandarin Language
12 6 (0.53%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.44%) Electronics
14 3 (0.26%) Automotive
14 3 (0.26%) Brand Awareness
14 3 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 413 (36.23%) Developer
2 170 (14.91%) Analyst
3 114 (10.00%) Architect
4 81 (7.11%) Java Developer
5 67 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 64 (5.61%) Android Developer
7 56 (4.91%) Cloud Architect
8 47 (4.12%) Business Analyst
8 47 (4.12%) DevOps Engineer
9 42 (3.68%) Angular Developer
10 35 (3.07%) JavaScript Developer
11 34 (2.98%) Technical Architect
12 33 (2.89%) C++ Developer
12 33 (2.89%) Senior Developer
13 31 (2.72%) Project Manager
14 29 (2.54%) Consultant
15 27 (2.37%) Digital Analyst
15 27 (2.37%) UI Developer
16 24 (2.11%) Designer
16 24 (2.11%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (20.18%) HTML
2 204 (17.89%) CSS
3 144 (12.63%) HTML5
4 123 (10.79%) JSON
5 121 (10.61%) AngularJS
6 120 (10.53%) CSS3
7 105 (9.21%) REST
8 101 (8.86%) Web Services
9 96 (8.42%) Spring
10 93 (8.16%) RESTful
11 68 (5.96%) jQuery
12 62 (5.44%) Ajax
13 59 (5.18%) .NET
13 59 (5.18%) XML
14 57 (5.00%) Guice
15 56 (4.91%) Django
16 50 (4.39%) Ruby on Rails
17 47 (4.12%) Node.js
18 45 (3.95%) Spring MVC
19 41 (3.60%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 128 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
2 119 (10.44%) User Experience
3 59 (5.18%) Visualisation
4 49 (4.30%) Social Media
5 46 (4.04%) Mobile App
6 45 (3.95%) Computer Science
7 30 (2.63%) Public Cloud
8 24 (2.11%) Statistics
9 22 (1.93%) Mathematics
10 19 (1.67%) Smartphone
11 17 (1.49%) Management Information System
12 16 (1.40%) Private Cloud
12 16 (1.40%) Virtual Team
13 15 (1.32%) Algorithms
14 14 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
15 13 (1.14%) Economics
16 12 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (1.05%) Taxonomies
17 11 (0.96%) Digital Media
17 11 (0.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 188 (16.49%) Linux
2 171 (15.00%) Windows
3 149 (13.07%) Android
4 90 (7.89%) Apple iOS
5 53 (4.65%) Unix
6 47 (4.12%) Mac OS X
7 36 (3.16%) Windows 7
7 36 (3.16%) Windows Server
8 26 (2.28%) Ubuntu
9 23 (2.02%) CentOS
9 23 (2.02%) Windows 10
10 11 (0.96%) Windows XP
11 10 (0.88%) Mac OS
11 10 (0.88%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.61%) Debian
14 6 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.26%) CoreOS
15 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (29.47%) Analytics
3 143 (12.54%) Scrum
4 129 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
5 128 (11.23%) DevOps
6 105 (9.21%) E-Commerce
7 98 (8.60%) Open Source
8 88 (7.72%) Web Development
9 82 (7.19%) TDD
10 78 (6.84%) Web Analytics
11 77 (6.75%) SEO
12 76 (6.67%) Automated Testing
13 74 (6.49%) Android Development
13 74 (6.49%) Front End Development
13 74 (6.49%) Migration
14 70 (6.14%) Digital Marketing
15 69 (6.05%) MVC
16 66 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
17 62 (5.44%) Configuration Management
18 59 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 248 (21.75%) Java
2 198 (17.37%) JavaScript
3 175 (15.35%) Python
4 167 (14.65%) SQL
5 102 (8.95%) Ruby
6 99 (8.68%) C#
7 55 (4.82%) C++
8 52 (4.56%) Scala
9 46 (4.04%) PHP
10 41 (3.60%) Bash Shell
11 33 (2.89%) R
12 27 (2.37%) Perl
13 23 (2.02%) PowerShell
14 21 (1.84%) Objective-C
15 19 (1.67%) TypeScript
16 18 (1.58%) Shell Script
17 17 (1.49%) Apple Swift
18 16 (1.40%) Go
19 14 (1.23%) C
19 14 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 105 (9.21%) Degree
2 58 (5.09%) Security Cleared
3 34 (2.98%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.49%) CISSP
5 15 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 13 (1.14%) DV Cleared
7 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
8 7 (0.61%) MBA
8 7 (0.61%) PhD
9 6 (0.53%) AWS Certification
9 6 (0.53%) MCSE
9 6 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.44%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.44%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 4 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.35%) PMP
11 4 (0.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.60%) QA
2 11 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (0.88%) SLA
4 9 (0.79%) Actionable Recommendations
4 9 (0.79%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.35%) SDET
6 2 (0.18%) FedRAMP
6 2 (0.18%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.18%) HL7
6 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.088%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.088%) MISRA
System Software
1 116 (10.18%) Active Directory
2 63 (5.53%) Docker
2 63 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 23 (2.02%) Xen
5 19 (1.67%) vCloud
6 13 (1.14%) XenApp
6 13 (1.14%) XenDesktop
7 12 (1.05%) BitLocker
8 8 (0.70%) HDFS
9 7 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.61%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.61%) vSphere
10 6 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.26%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.18%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.18%) NFS
13 1 (0.088%) zsh
Systems Management
1 77 (6.75%) Puppet
2 55 (4.82%) Ansible
3 44 (3.86%) SCCM
4 33 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (2.37%) Kibana
6 15 (1.32%) logstash
6 15 (1.32%) ZABBIX
7 12 (1.05%) Grafana
7 12 (1.05%) Kubernetes
7 12 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
7 12 (1.05%) WSUS
8 11 (0.96%) Nagios
8 11 (0.96%) Salt
9 10 (0.88%) Terraform
10 9 (0.79%) Casper Suite
11 8 (0.70%) HAProxy
11 8 (0.70%) Packer
12 7 (0.61%) Graphite
12 7 (0.61%) Uchiwa
13 6 (0.53%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 130 (11.40%) Microsoft
2 89 (7.81%) VMware
3 81 (7.11%) Adobe
4 73 (6.40%) Apple
5 54 (4.74%) Tableau
6 45 (3.95%) Facebook
7 42 (3.68%) Oracle
8 30 (2.63%) Cisco
9 29 (2.54%) Omniture
9 29 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
10 28 (2.46%) IBM
11 25 (2.19%) Citrix
12 23 (2.02%) Red Hat
13 22 (1.93%) HP
14 21 (1.84%) DoubleClick
15 19 (1.67%) SAP
16 18 (1.58%) Twitter
17 15 (1.32%) Symantec
18 13 (1.14%) Splunk
19 12 (1.05%) Xamarin
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Neg.
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Rate: £300 - £375 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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onezeero.
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Explore Recruitment Solutions
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Montash
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Ipswich, Suffolk
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People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
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Searchability
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Modis International Ltd
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GridCell
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