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 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 223 293 251
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -42
Contract jobs citing Google 479 299 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.97% 0.62% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 2.15% 1.38% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 198 176
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £306
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 27
Average hourly rate £25.54 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.40% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.32 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £39.10 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.77 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-20.66% +51.35%
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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
22232 21594 19770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.19% 45.01% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13100 12532 10879
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1027 1010 1142
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.86 £40.00
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 England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +48 276 £388 -3.12% 134
South East -27 46 £375 +7.14% 50
East of England +31 37 £325 -18.75% 26
West Midlands +19 34 £250 - 22
East Midlands +12 30 £295 +13.46% 31
Yorkshire +1 21 £298 -25.62% 46
North West -2 19 £300 - 47
South West +2 11 £350 +7.69% 23
North East - 11 £300 - 6
Midlands - 1 - -
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Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 284 (34.34%) Analytics
2 250 (30.23%) JavaScript
3 244 (29.50%) HTML
4 229 (27.69%) Google Analytics
5 228 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
6 199 (24.06%) CSS
7 194 (23.46%) Java
8 137 (16.57%) Android
9 126 (15.24%) Web Services
10 119 (14.39%) Marketing
11 111 (13.42%) Microsoft
11 111 (13.42%) User Experience
12 110 (13.30%) HTML5
13 109 (13.18%) SQL
14 108 (13.06%) .NET
14 108 (13.06%) Google Cloud Platform
15 106 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
16 104 (12.58%) Windows
17 103 (12.45%) jQuery
18 101 (12.21%) Linux
18 101 (12.21%) Adobe
19 94 (11.37%) E-Commerce
20 93 (11.25%) CMS
21 88 (10.64%) Mobile App
22 85 (10.28%) Degree
23 84 (10.16%) Android Development
24 83 (10.04%) Google Apps
24 83 (10.04%) Content Management
25 79 (9.55%) XML
26 78 (9.43%) CSS3

Google
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 93 (11.25%) CMS
2 49 (5.93%) IIS
3 48 (5.80%) Tomcat
4 45 (5.44%) Apache
5 37 (4.47%) WebSphere
5 37 (4.47%) nginx
6 26 (3.14%) Jetty
7 25 (3.02%) Umbraco
7 25 (3.02%) Node.js
8 22 (2.66%) SAS
9 18 (2.18%) SharePoint
9 18 (2.18%) WordPress
10 17 (2.06%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (1.93%) MS Exchange
12 14 (1.69%) Drupal
13 13 (1.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 13 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (1.45%) WebLogic
14 12 (1.45%) JBoss
15 10 (1.21%) Joomla!
Applications
1 49 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 44 (5.32%) MS Office
3 35 (4.23%) Photoshop
4 30 (3.63%) Spreadsheet
5 20 (2.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 14 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (1.45%) SPSS
8 9 (1.09%) MS Project
9 7 (0.85%) Doxygen
9 7 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.73%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.24%) PowerPivot
13 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 44 (5.32%) WebTrends
2 9 (1.09%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.48%) Optimost
4 1 (0.12%) Fredhopper
4 1 (0.12%) Radian6
4 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 229 (27.69%) Google Analytics
2 108 (13.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 106 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
4 83 (10.04%) Google Apps
5 62 (7.50%) Adobe Analytics
6 43 (5.20%) Microsoft Azure
6 43 (5.20%) Google App Engine
7 31 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
8 28 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (1.93%) Office 365
10 14 (1.69%) Google Drive
11 10 (1.21%) SaaS
12 7 (0.85%) Google Compute Engine
13 6 (0.73%) PaaS
13 6 (0.73%) GitHub
13 6 (0.73%) Heroku
14 3 (0.36%) Google Checkout
14 3 (0.36%) IaaS
14 3 (0.36%) Trello
14 3 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.08%) Internet
2 40 (4.84%) HTTP
3 39 (4.72%) TCP/IP
4 33 (3.99%) DNS
4 33 (3.99%) Intranet
5 29 (3.51%) DHCP
6 25 (3.02%) VPN
7 23 (2.78%) FTP
8 22 (2.66%) IPsec
9 20 (2.42%) Firewall
10 18 (2.18%) SSL
11 15 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (1.57%) Bluetooth
13 10 (1.21%) Wireless
13 10 (1.21%) SAN
13 10 (1.21%) VoIP
14 9 (1.09%) DMZ
15 8 (0.97%) LAN
15 8 (0.97%) SMS
15 8 (0.97%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (4.59%) MySQL
2 35 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 27 (3.26%) MongoDB
4 22 (2.66%) Oracle Database
5 20 (2.42%) NoSQL
6 17 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (1.81%) Redis
7 15 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (1.45%) Data Mining
10 11 (1.33%) Big Data
11 9 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.60%) BigQuery
14 5 (0.60%) SQLite
14 5 (0.60%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 62 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 48 (5.80%) Jenkins
3 30 (3.63%) Subversion
4 26 (3.14%) Eclipse
4 26 (3.14%) Visual Studio
5 19 (2.30%) Axure RP
5 19 (2.30%) Android Studio
6 17 (2.06%) Selenium
6 17 (2.06%) Maven
7 16 (1.93%) JUnit
8 15 (1.81%) Cucumber
9 14 (1.69%) TeamCity
10 13 (1.57%) Calabash
11 11 (1.33%) Gerrit
11 11 (1.33%) JIRA
12 10 (1.21%) ClearCase
12 10 (1.21%) Mercurial
12 10 (1.21%) SonarQube
12 10 (1.21%) Artifactory
13 8 (0.97%) GoogleTest
General
1 119 (14.39%) Marketing
2 69 (8.34%) Finance
3 46 (5.56%) Publishing
4 41 (4.96%) Retail
5 27 (3.26%) Banking
6 17 (2.06%) Advertising
7 11 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.97%) Games
9 6 (0.73%) Automotive
10 5 (0.60%) German Language
10 5 (0.60%) Italian Language
10 5 (0.60%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.48%) Back Office
12 3 (0.36%) French Language
12 3 (0.36%) Billing
12 3 (0.36%) Legal
13 2 (0.24%) Electronics
13 2 (0.24%) Law
13 2 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 300 (36.28%) Developer
2 143 (17.29%) Analyst
3 72 (8.71%) Android Developer
4 39 (4.72%) Web Developer
5 37 (4.47%) Web Analyst
6 36 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 35 (4.23%) Consultant
8 30 (3.63%) Java Developer
9 26 (3.14%) Service Desk Analyst
9 26 (3.14%) Support Analyst
9 26 (3.14%) Architect
9 26 (3.14%) Service Analyst
10 25 (3.02%) Front-End Developer
11 23 (2.78%) Project Manager
12 19 (2.30%) Mobile Developer
12 19 (2.30%) CMS Developer
12 19 (2.30%) Data Analyst
12 19 (2.30%) .NET Developer
13 18 (2.18%) Senior Android Developer
13 18 (2.18%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (29.50%) HTML
2 199 (24.06%) CSS
3 126 (15.24%) Web Services
4 110 (13.30%) HTML5
5 108 (13.06%) .NET
6 103 (12.45%) jQuery
7 79 (9.55%) XML
8 78 (9.43%) CSS3
9 70 (8.46%) JSON
10 53 (6.41%) Ajax
11 51 (6.17%) ASP.NET
12 49 (5.93%) J2EE
13 43 (5.20%) Android SDK
14 41 (4.96%) Google Maps API
15 37 (4.47%) RESTful
15 37 (4.47%) AngularJS
16 36 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 36 (4.35%) GWT
17 35 (4.23%) REST
18 31 (3.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 111 (13.42%) User Experience
2 88 (10.64%) Mobile App
3 77 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (5.20%) Social Media
5 38 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 38 (4.59%) Open Source
6 32 (3.87%) Visualisation
7 24 (2.90%) W3C
8 23 (2.78%) iPhone
9 19 (2.30%) Web 2.0
10 16 (1.93%) Statistics
11 15 (1.81%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.69%) Blackberry
13 12 (1.45%) Google Search Appliance
14 11 (1.33%) Digital Media
14 11 (1.33%) Data Structures
15 10 (1.21%) Algorithms
16 9 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
16 9 (1.09%) iPad
16 9 (1.09%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 137 (16.57%) Android
2 104 (12.58%) Windows
3 101 (12.21%) Linux
4 74 (8.95%) Apple iOS
5 27 (3.26%) Windows 7
6 17 (2.06%) UNIX
7 16 (1.93%) Mac OS
8 15 (1.81%) CentOS
8 15 (1.81%) Ubuntu
9 13 (1.57%) Mac OS X
10 12 (1.45%) Windows 8
11 9 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.85%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.12%) Solaris
17 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (34.34%) Analytics
2 228 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (11.37%) E-Commerce
4 84 (10.16%) Android Development
5 83 (10.04%) Content Management
6 75 (9.07%) Scrum
7 74 (8.95%) Web Analytics
8 69 (8.34%) SEO
9 67 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
10 66 (7.98%) OO
11 58 (7.01%) Project Management
12 52 (6.29%) TDD
13 49 (5.93%) Web Development
14 44 (5.32%) DevOps
14 44 (5.32%) Unit Testing
15 38 (4.59%) Mobile Development
15 38 (4.59%) OOP
15 38 (4.59%) ITIL
16 34 (4.11%) SOA
16 34 (4.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 250 (30.23%) JavaScript
2 194 (23.46%) Java
3 109 (13.18%) SQL
4 58 (7.01%) Python
5 46 (5.56%) C#
5 46 (5.56%) PHP
6 34 (4.11%) Ruby
7 26 (3.14%) Objective-C
7 26 (3.14%) C++
8 21 (2.54%) PL/SQL
8 21 (2.54%) Perl
9 19 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 15 (1.81%) C
11 14 (1.69%) R
12 13 (1.57%) VBScript
13 11 (1.33%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.21%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.21%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.85%) VBA
16 6 (0.73%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 85 (10.28%) Degree
2 57 (6.89%) Security Cleared
3 37 (4.47%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.45%) CTC Cleared
5 11 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.21%) MCSE
7 7 (0.85%) MCP
8 6 (0.73%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.48%) CCNA
10 3 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.24%) PMP
11 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.24%) ISEB
12 1 (0.12%) CISM
12 1 (0.12%) CISSP
12 1 (0.12%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.78%) QA
2 13 (1.57%) SLA
3 2 (0.24%) WAI
3 2 (0.24%) HL7
3 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (4.47%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.30%) Docker
4 18 (2.18%) Xen
4 18 (2.18%) vCloud
5 6 (0.73%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.48%) vSphere
6 4 (0.48%) iptables
7 3 (0.36%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.36%) XenApp
7 3 (0.36%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.36%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.24%) LXC
9 1 (0.12%) QEMU
9 1 (0.12%) KVM
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 41 (4.96%) Puppet
2 39 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (2.66%) Ansible
4 14 (1.69%) HAProxy
5 13 (1.57%) SCCM
6 12 (1.45%) Salt
7 10 (1.21%) Rundeck
8 9 (1.09%) Kibana
8 9 (1.09%) logstash
8 9 (1.09%) ZABBIX
9 7 (0.85%) Plesk
10 4 (0.48%) SCOM
10 4 (0.48%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.36%) Pacemaker
12 2 (0.24%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.24%) OpenView
12 2 (0.24%) FreeIPA
13 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.12%) SCVMM
13 1 (0.12%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 111 (13.42%) Microsoft
2 101 (12.21%) Adobe
3 56 (6.77%) VMware
4 50 (6.05%) Apple
5 43 (5.20%) Omniture
6 41 (4.96%) Facebook
7 31 (3.75%) Oracle
8 29 (3.51%) Twitter
9 26 (3.14%) Tableau
10 19 (2.30%) OpenText
11 18 (2.18%) RedDot
11 18 (2.18%) Red Hat
11 18 (2.18%) HP
12 17 (2.06%) Sitecore
13 13 (1.57%) EPiServer
13 13 (1.57%) Business Objects
14 11 (1.33%) Cisco
15 10 (1.21%) DoubleClick
15 10 (1.21%) Citrix
15 10 (1.21%) hybris
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