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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 250 276 299
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +23
Contract jobs citing Google 420 351 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.89% 0.75% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 1.65% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 226 176
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £522 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £356
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 16
Average hourly rate £19.92 £25.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.90% +43.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £15.64 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £46.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-32.45% +56.16%
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
20136 21275 20395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.58% 45.69% 45.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12190 12559 11454
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 787 912 897
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +0.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 14 February 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +34 263 £395 -1.25% 169
South East +2 51 £375 +7.14% 68
West Midlands -2 24 £400 +42.22% 23
East of England +11 21 £438 +103.48% 21
Yorkshire +7 20 £433 - 37
North West -24 15 £325 +15.55% 43
South West -2 13 £325 +8.33% 12
Midlands - 4 £650 -
East Midlands -17 3 £350 -6.66% 27
North East - 3 - - 7
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 290 (32.47%) Analytics
2 279 (31.24%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (29.90%) Java
4 255 (28.56%) Google Analytics
5 224 (25.08%) Amazon AWS
6 188 (21.05%) HTML
7 184 (20.60%) JavaScript
8 182 (20.38%) Google Cloud Platform
9 172 (19.26%) Linux
10 162 (18.14%) Marketing
11 155 (17.36%) Microsoft
12 142 (15.90%) CSS
13 122 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
14 118 (13.21%) Android
15 116 (12.99%) Git (software)
16 114 (12.77%) Windows
16 114 (12.77%) Jenkins
16 114 (12.77%) DevOps
17 109 (12.21%) .NET
18 99 (11.09%) E-Commerce
19 97 (10.86%) Python
19 97 (10.86%) SQL
19 97 (10.86%) Puppet
20 96 (10.75%) Finance
21 94 (10.53%) Web Services
21 94 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
22 91 (10.19%) PHP
22 91 (10.19%) CMS
23 89 (9.97%) SEO
23 89 (9.97%) Adobe

Google
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 91 (10.19%) CMS
2 81 (9.07%) Tomcat
3 68 (7.61%) IIS
4 65 (7.28%) Apache
5 64 (7.17%) nginx
6 59 (6.61%) WebSphere
7 56 (6.27%) Jetty
8 47 (5.26%) Node.js
9 38 (4.26%) OpenStack
10 28 (3.14%) WordPress
11 27 (3.02%) Drupal
12 21 (2.35%) Confluence
12 21 (2.35%) JBoss
13 20 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
14 18 (2.02%) SharePoint
14 18 (2.02%) Skype for Business
15 13 (1.46%) Apache Solr
16 11 (1.23%) Apache ServiceMix
16 11 (1.23%) MS Exchange
16 11 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 49 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 45 (5.04%) MS Office
3 28 (3.14%) Photoshop
4 20 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.57%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.78%) Edge Animate
8 6 (0.67%) MS Project
8 6 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.45%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.22%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe SpeedGrade
11 1 (0.11%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.11%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.11%) Revit
Business Applications
1 21 (2.35%) WebTrends
2 10 (1.12%) Magento
3 8 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.22%) Revive Adserver
8 1 (0.11%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 255 (28.56%) Google Analytics
2 224 (25.08%) Amazon AWS
3 182 (20.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 94 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 83 (9.29%) Amazon EC2
6 79 (8.85%) Google App Engine
7 73 (8.17%) Cloud Computing
8 70 (7.84%) Google Apps
9 49 (5.49%) Adobe Analytics
10 30 (3.36%) AdWords
11 26 (2.91%) IaaS
11 26 (2.91%) SaaS
12 22 (2.46%) GitHub
13 20 (2.24%) Google Tag Manager
14 19 (2.13%) Google Compute Engine
15 18 (2.02%) PaaS
16 14 (1.57%) SoftLayer
17 10 (1.12%) Office 365
18 9 (1.01%) Google Drive
18 9 (1.01%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 82 (9.18%) HTTP
2 75 (8.40%) TCP/IP
3 73 (8.17%) DNS
4 57 (6.38%) IPsec
5 54 (6.05%) FTP
6 53 (5.94%) DHCP
7 48 (5.38%) SSL
8 46 (5.15%) Internet
9 37 (4.14%) Firewall
10 24 (2.69%) Intranet
11 17 (1.90%) SMS
11 17 (1.90%) WAN
12 16 (1.79%) LAN
13 15 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (1.57%) VPN
15 10 (1.12%) Wireless
16 9 (1.01%) LDAP
17 8 (0.90%) SMTP
17 8 (0.90%) Unified Communications
17 8 (0.90%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (8.85%) MySQL
2 45 (5.04%) MongoDB
3 42 (4.70%) SQL Server
4 37 (4.14%) Big Data
5 36 (4.03%) Hadoop
5 36 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (3.92%) NoSQL
7 23 (2.58%) Oracle Database
8 22 (2.46%) Relational Database
9 21 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (1.57%) Apache Hive
10 14 (1.57%) BigQuery
10 14 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (1.23%) Couchbase
12 9 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (0.90%) GIS
13 8 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (0.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 116 (12.99%) Git (software)
2 114 (12.77%) Jenkins
3 39 (4.37%) Subversion
4 36 (4.03%) JIRA
5 32 (3.58%) JUnit
6 29 (3.25%) Selenium
7 28 (3.14%) Gradle
8 24 (2.69%) Vagrant
9 16 (1.79%) Cucumber
10 14 (1.57%) Mercurial
11 13 (1.46%) Maven
12 12 (1.34%) Android Studio
13 11 (1.23%) Gerrit
13 11 (1.23%) Grunt
13 11 (1.23%) IntelliJ
13 11 (1.23%) NUnit
14 10 (1.12%) Artifactory
14 10 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (1.12%) Mockito
14 10 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 162 (18.14%) Marketing
2 96 (10.75%) Finance
3 46 (5.15%) Retail
4 44 (4.93%) Publishing
5 30 (3.36%) Advertising
5 30 (3.36%) Banking
6 28 (3.14%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.46%) Legal
8 12 (1.34%) Games
9 9 (1.01%) Electronics
9 9 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.78%) Automotive
11 5 (0.56%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.45%) Law
13 3 (0.34%) Danish Language
13 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.22%) Billing
14 2 (0.22%) French Language
14 2 (0.22%) Local Government
14 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 292 (32.70%) Developer
2 104 (11.65%) Analyst
3 68 (7.61%) Architect
4 59 (6.61%) Android Developer
5 55 (6.16%) DevOps Engineer
6 51 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 50 (5.60%) Project Manager
8 45 (5.04%) Consultant
9 40 (4.48%) Senior Developer
10 39 (4.37%) Web Developer
11 35 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
12 29 (3.25%) HTML Developer
13 25 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
14 24 (2.69%) .NET Developer
15 22 (2.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 21 (2.35%) C# .NET Developer
16 21 (2.35%) C# Developer
16 21 (2.35%) Web Analyst
17 20 (2.24%) Digital Analyst
18 19 (2.13%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (21.05%) HTML
2 142 (15.90%) CSS
3 109 (12.21%) .NET
4 94 (10.53%) Web Services
5 85 (9.52%) J2EE
6 84 (9.41%) HTML5
7 70 (7.84%) JSON
8 69 (7.73%) REST
9 61 (6.83%) XML
10 58 (6.49%) AngularJS
11 55 (6.16%) jQuery
12 46 (5.15%) Servlets
12 46 (5.15%) Spring
13 43 (4.82%) RESTful
14 37 (4.14%) CSS3
15 34 (3.81%) SOAP
16 26 (2.91%) Android SDK
16 26 (2.91%) Sass
17 25 (2.80%) Ajax
18 23 (2.58%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 71 (7.95%) User Experience
2 54 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (5.82%) Mobile App
4 44 (4.93%) Social Media
5 31 (3.47%) Copywriting
6 27 (3.02%) Computer Science
7 26 (2.91%) Visualisation
8 18 (2.02%) Data Centre
9 17 (1.90%) Algorithms
9 17 (1.90%) Digital Media
10 13 (1.46%) Private Cloud
11 11 (1.23%) Social Network
12 10 (1.12%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
12 10 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (1.01%) Cryptography
13 9 (1.01%) Statistics
14 7 (0.78%) Blog
14 7 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 172 (19.26%) Linux
2 118 (13.21%) Android
3 114 (12.77%) Windows
4 44 (4.93%) Apple iOS
5 37 (4.14%) Unix
6 32 (3.58%) Windows Server
7 27 (3.02%) Ubuntu
8 23 (2.58%) CentOS
9 15 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (1.57%) Windows 7
11 12 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (1.23%) Windows 8
13 10 (1.12%) Debian
14 9 (1.01%) Mac OS
14 9 (1.01%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.78%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
18 4 (0.45%) Solaris
18 4 (0.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (32.47%) Analytics
2 279 (31.24%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
4 114 (12.77%) DevOps
5 99 (11.09%) E-Commerce
6 89 (9.97%) SEO
7 86 (9.63%) Open Source
7 86 (9.63%) Scrum
8 81 (9.07%) Configuration Management
9 75 (8.40%) Digital Marketing
10 73 (8.17%) TDD
11 70 (7.84%) Android Development
12 69 (7.73%) Web Analytics
13 58 (6.49%) Project Management
14 53 (5.94%) Unit Testing
15 50 (5.60%) CRM
16 45 (5.04%) OO
17 42 (4.70%) Front End Development
18 41 (4.59%) Content Management
19 40 (4.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 267 (29.90%) Java
2 184 (20.60%) JavaScript
3 97 (10.86%) Python
3 97 (10.86%) SQL
4 91 (10.19%) PHP
5 53 (5.94%) C#
6 45 (5.04%) Ruby
7 36 (4.03%) Perl
8 32 (3.58%) Bash Shell
9 25 (2.80%) C++
10 21 (2.35%) PowerShell
11 18 (2.02%) C
12 16 (1.79%) Go
12 16 (1.79%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.12%) Scala
14 9 (1.01%) VBA
15 8 (0.90%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.67%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.67%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (7.05%) Degree
2 28 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.67%) CCNA
7 5 (0.56%) CCSA
7 5 (0.56%) CISM
7 5 (0.56%) CISSP
7 5 (0.56%) JNCIA
7 5 (0.56%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.56%) PMP
8 4 (0.45%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.45%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.70%) QA
2 10 (1.12%) SLA
3 8 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.34%) WCAG
6 2 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.11%) MISRA
7 1 (0.11%) MISRA C
System Software
1 70 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (4.37%) Active Directory
3 38 (4.26%) Xen
4 29 (3.25%) Docker
5 13 (1.46%) vCloud
6 11 (1.23%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.56%) NFS
8 4 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.34%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.34%) Firmware
10 2 (0.22%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.22%) LXC
10 2 (0.22%) pfSense
10 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.22%) XenApp
10 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.11%) iptables
11 1 (0.11%) KVM
11 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 97 (10.86%) Puppet
2 72 (8.06%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (3.92%) Ansible
4 16 (1.79%) Nagios
5 14 (1.57%) Kubernetes
5 14 (1.57%) Packer
6 12 (1.34%) Graphite
7 11 (1.23%) HAProxy
7 11 (1.23%) Terraform
8 9 (1.01%) Salt
9 8 (0.90%) Cacti
9 8 (0.90%) logstash
10 7 (0.78%) CFEngine
10 7 (0.78%) Uchiwa
11 6 (0.67%) SCCM
12 5 (0.56%) Grafana
12 5 (0.56%) Kibana
12 5 (0.56%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.45%) Bacula
14 3 (0.34%) Mesos
Vendors
1 155 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 89 (9.97%) Adobe
3 84 (9.41%) VMware
4 62 (6.94%) Oracle
5 39 (4.37%) Salesforce.com
6 36 (4.03%) Facebook
7 29 (3.25%) Omniture
7 29 (3.25%) Red Hat
8 27 (3.02%) Tableau
8 27 (3.02%) Twitter
9 22 (2.46%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 20 (2.24%) Atlassian
11 19 (2.13%) Cisco
12 17 (1.90%) WSO2
13 15 (1.68%) Apple
13 15 (1.68%) DoubleClick
13 15 (1.68%) Rackspace
14 14 (1.57%) IBM
15 11 (1.23%) Splunk
16 10 (1.12%) SAP
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Johnston Press Plc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £199 - £251 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £240 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jenrick IT
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Websense Recruit Ltd
Rate: £33,418 - £35,280 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day for 2 months working Remotely
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Jambo Ltd
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Coded People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Rate: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car/benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago