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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 259 304 245
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -59
Contract jobs citing Google 403 313 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.61% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.75% 1.34% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 203 204
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 £225 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £369 £331
% change year-on-year
-18.64% +11.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 19
Average hourly rate £22.18 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.44% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.32 £15.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £21.85 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.85 £18.25 £16.53
% change year-on-year
+47.09% +10.40%
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
23006 23416 20056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.42% 45.69% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13345 13409 10999
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 987 1033 1109
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 20 April 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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +21 231 £400 +6.66% 138
East of England +58 46 £275 -31.25% 22
South East -24 38 £350 -12.50% 42
West Midlands +14 24 £305 - 28
Yorkshire -6 21 £295 +31.11% 52
East Midlands +9 16 £325 +25.00% 27
North West -10 13 £275 -12.00% 48
South West -4 12 £300 -29.41% 31
North East - 10 £300 - 6
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 282 (34.14%) Analytics
2 239 (28.93%) HTML
3 238 (28.81%) JavaScript
3 238 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
4 233 (28.21%) Google Analytics
5 199 (24.09%) CSS
6 189 (22.88%) Java
7 133 (16.10%) Android
8 128 (15.50%) Marketing
9 126 (15.25%) Web Services
10 125 (15.13%) User Experience
11 122 (14.77%) SQL
12 108 (13.08%) HTML5
13 107 (12.95%) jQuery
14 104 (12.59%) Linux
15 103 (12.47%) .NET
16 102 (12.35%) Adobe
17 99 (11.99%) Microsoft
18 95 (11.50%) Windows
19 93 (11.26%) E-Commerce
20 89 (10.77%) CMS
20 89 (10.77%) Google Cloud Platform
21 86 (10.41%) Degree
21 86 (10.41%) Mobile App
22 82 (9.93%) Android Development
23 81 (9.81%) Web Analytics
24 80 (9.69%) Amazon AWS
25 79 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
26 77 (9.32%) Git (software)
26 77 (9.32%) Finance

Google
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 89 (10.77%) CMS
2 53 (6.42%) Apache
3 47 (5.69%) IIS
4 46 (5.57%) Tomcat
5 33 (4.00%) nginx
6 32 (3.87%) WebSphere
6 32 (3.87%) Node.js
7 25 (3.03%) Jetty
8 24 (2.91%) Umbraco
9 20 (2.42%) MS Exchange
10 19 (2.30%) SAS
11 15 (1.82%) SharePoint
11 15 (1.82%) Drupal
12 13 (1.57%) WordPress
13 11 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
13 11 (1.33%) Confluence
14 10 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (1.21%) Adobe CQ
15 9 (1.09%) JBoss
15 9 (1.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 45 (5.45%) MS Office
2 40 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 35 (4.24%) Photoshop
4 29 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
5 20 (2.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (1.33%) SPSS
7 9 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (0.97%) MS Project
9 7 (0.85%) Doxygen
10 5 (0.61%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.36%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 233 (28.21%) Google Analytics
2 50 (6.05%) SiteCatalyst
3 42 (5.08%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.85%) Adobe Campaign
5 6 (0.73%) Optimost
6 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.24%) Radian6
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.12%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.12%) Unica
7 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 89 (10.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 80 (9.69%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (8.47%) Google Apps
4 40 (4.84%) Google App Engine
5 29 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
6 28 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (1.57%) Google Drive
9 11 (1.33%) Office 365
10 9 (1.09%) Heroku
11 7 (0.85%) SaaS
11 7 (0.85%) GitHub
11 7 (0.85%) Google Compute Engine
12 5 (0.61%) PaaS
13 3 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.36%) Trello
14 2 (0.24%) IaaS
14 2 (0.24%) Joyent
14 2 (0.24%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.93%) HTTP
2 39 (4.72%) Internet
3 35 (4.24%) TCP/IP
4 30 (3.63%) Intranet
5 27 (3.27%) VPN
5 27 (3.27%) DNS
6 25 (3.03%) DHCP
7 22 (2.66%) FTP
8 21 (2.54%) IPsec
9 17 (2.06%) SSL
9 17 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (2.06%) Firewall
10 13 (1.57%) Bluetooth
11 12 (1.45%) SAN
12 11 (1.33%) VoIP
13 10 (1.21%) Wireless
14 9 (1.09%) Ethernet
14 9 (1.09%) LAN
15 7 (0.85%) WLAN
15 7 (0.85%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (4.24%) MySQL
2 28 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 24 (2.91%) MongoDB
4 19 (2.30%) Big Data
5 18 (2.18%) Oracle Database
6 17 (2.06%) NoSQL
7 13 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (1.57%) Data Mining
7 13 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (1.33%) Redis
10 9 (1.09%) SQLite
11 7 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.85%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (0.73%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.48%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 77 (9.32%) Git (software)
2 50 (6.05%) Jenkins
3 44 (5.33%) Subversion
4 35 (4.24%) Eclipse
5 22 (2.66%) Android Studio
5 22 (2.66%) Visual Studio
6 21 (2.54%) JUnit
7 20 (2.42%) Maven
8 19 (2.30%) TeamCity
8 19 (2.30%) Cucumber
8 19 (2.30%) Axure RP
9 17 (2.06%) JIRA
10 16 (1.94%) GoogleTest
10 16 (1.94%) Selenium
11 14 (1.69%) ClearCase
12 13 (1.57%) Grunt
13 12 (1.45%) Calabash
14 11 (1.33%) Rational Rhapsody
14 11 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
15 9 (1.09%) Ant
General
1 128 (15.50%) Marketing
2 77 (9.32%) Finance
3 50 (6.05%) Publishing
4 40 (4.84%) Retail
5 32 (3.87%) Banking
6 18 (2.18%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.45%) Automotive
8 10 (1.21%) Advertising
9 9 (1.09%) Electronics
10 8 (0.97%) Games
11 5 (0.61%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.48%) German Language
12 4 (0.48%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.48%) Back Office
12 4 (0.48%) Billing
12 4 (0.48%) Legal
12 4 (0.48%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.36%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.36%) French Language
14 2 (0.24%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 306 (37.05%) Developer
2 146 (17.68%) Analyst
3 74 (8.96%) Android Developer
4 44 (5.33%) Web Analyst
5 40 (4.84%) Web Developer
6 39 (4.72%) Senior Developer
7 36 (4.36%) Front-End Developer
8 33 (4.00%) Java Developer
9 31 (3.75%) Consultant
10 27 (3.27%) Software Engineer
11 26 (3.15%) Product Manager
12 25 (3.03%) Architect
13 24 (2.91%) Tester
14 22 (2.66%) Service Analyst
14 22 (2.66%) Service Desk Analyst
14 22 (2.66%) Data Analyst
15 21 (2.54%) Support Analyst
16 19 (2.30%) Project Manager
16 19 (2.30%) CMS Developer
16 19 (2.30%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (28.93%) HTML
2 199 (24.09%) CSS
3 126 (15.25%) Web Services
4 108 (13.08%) HTML5
5 107 (12.95%) jQuery
6 103 (12.47%) .NET
7 76 (9.20%) CSS3
8 75 (9.08%) JSON
9 67 (8.11%) XML
10 64 (7.75%) Ajax
11 57 (6.90%) RESTful
12 52 (6.30%) Google Maps API
13 47 (5.69%) J2EE
13 47 (5.69%) ASP.NET
14 46 (5.57%) GWT
15 40 (4.84%) AngularJS
16 38 (4.60%) Spring
17 37 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 36 (4.36%) Android SDK
18 36 (4.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 125 (15.13%) User Experience
2 86 (10.41%) Mobile App
3 79 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (5.08%) Open Source
5 39 (4.72%) Social Media
6 34 (4.12%) Computer Science
7 30 (3.63%) Visualisation
8 27 (3.27%) iPhone
9 25 (3.03%) W3C
10 21 (2.54%) Web 2.0
11 19 (2.30%) Statistics
12 18 (2.18%) Management Information System
13 15 (1.82%) Blackberry
14 13 (1.57%) Google Search Appliance
15 12 (1.45%) Data Structures
15 12 (1.45%) Mobile Payment
15 12 (1.45%) Digital Media
16 10 (1.21%) Algorithms
16 10 (1.21%) iPad
17 9 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 133 (16.10%) Android
2 104 (12.59%) Linux
3 95 (11.50%) Windows
4 66 (7.99%) Apple iOS
5 25 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 16 (1.94%) Mac OS
7 14 (1.69%) UNIX
8 13 (1.57%) Mac OS X
9 12 (1.45%) CentOS
9 12 (1.45%) Windows 8
10 11 (1.33%) Ubuntu
11 9 (1.09%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.12%) Solaris
14 1 (0.12%) webOS
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (34.14%) Analytics
2 238 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (11.26%) E-Commerce
4 82 (9.93%) Android Development
5 81 (9.81%) Web Analytics
6 74 (8.96%) Scrum
7 73 (8.84%) Content Management
8 71 (8.60%) OO
8 71 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
9 70 (8.47%) TDD
10 67 (8.11%) Project Management
11 60 (7.26%) SEO
12 52 (6.30%) Unit Testing
13 43 (5.21%) Web Development
14 42 (5.08%) OOP
15 41 (4.96%) Responsive Web Design
16 39 (4.72%) DevOps
17 36 (4.36%) MVC
18 35 (4.24%) Software Engineering
19 34 (4.12%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 238 (28.81%) JavaScript
2 189 (22.88%) Java
3 122 (14.77%) SQL
4 70 (8.47%) Python
5 41 (4.96%) PHP
6 40 (4.84%) C#
7 38 (4.60%) Ruby
8 26 (3.15%) C++
9 22 (2.66%) C
9 22 (2.66%) Objective-C
10 20 (2.42%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.33%) Perl
11 11 (1.33%) Bash Shell
12 10 (1.21%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.21%) R
12 10 (1.21%) VBScript
13 8 (0.97%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.85%) VBA
15 5 (0.61%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 86 (10.41%) Degree
2 67 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 47 (5.69%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
5 10 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.09%) MCSE
7 8 (0.97%) MCP
8 7 (0.85%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.36%) CCNA
9 3 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.36%) PMP
9 3 (0.36%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.24%) ISEB
10 2 (0.24%) CNE
10 2 (0.24%) Novell Certification
11 1 (0.12%) MCITP
11 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.15%) QA
2 10 (1.21%) SLA
3 4 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.24%) HL7
4 2 (0.24%) WAI
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) JTAG
System Software
1 37 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (3.63%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.30%) Xen
4 17 (2.06%) Docker
5 14 (1.69%) vCloud
6 4 (0.48%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.48%) iptables
7 3 (0.36%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.36%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.36%) XenApp
7 3 (0.36%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.36%) vSphere
8 2 (0.24%) LXC
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.12%) QEMU
9 1 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 34 (4.12%) Puppet
2 31 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (2.06%) Ansible
4 15 (1.82%) SCCM
5 11 (1.33%) HAProxy
6 8 (0.97%) Salt
7 7 (0.85%) Kibana
7 7 (0.85%) logstash
7 7 (0.85%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.48%) SCOM
8 4 (0.48%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.36%) Pacemaker
10 2 (0.24%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.24%) OpenView
10 2 (0.24%) cPanel
10 2 (0.24%) FreeIPA
11 1 (0.12%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.12%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 102 (12.35%) Adobe
2 99 (11.99%) Microsoft
3 50 (6.05%) Omniture
4 48 (5.81%) VMware
5 43 (5.21%) Apple
6 35 (4.24%) Oracle
7 32 (3.87%) Facebook
8 23 (2.78%) Twitter
8 23 (2.78%) Tableau
9 19 (2.30%) OpenText
10 18 (2.18%) RedDot
11 16 (1.94%) HP
11 16 (1.94%) DoubleClick
12 13 (1.57%) Cisco
12 13 (1.57%) EPiServer
13 12 (1.45%) Red Hat
14 11 (1.33%) Business Objects
14 11 (1.33%) Citrix
14 11 (1.33%) Sophos
15 10 (1.21%) Sitecore
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Posted: 18 hours ago
London
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London
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