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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 230 229 270
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +41
Contract jobs citing Google 538 502 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.09% 1.00% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 2.24% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 298 238
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £222 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 13
Median hourly rate £19.31 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.31% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.58 £13.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £23.09 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.97% +15.46%
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
22006 22424 21839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 44.79% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13814 13453 12557
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 1003 972
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +4 304 £400 +6.66% 126
South East +22 79 £446 +22.89% 28
West Midlands -1 44 £370 +48.00% 22
Yorkshire +5 28 £419 +39.58% 44
South West +8 26 £375 - 9
North West -10 22 £445 +48.33% 58
East of England -6 17 £300 -29.41% 10
East Midlands -13 16 £600 +107.79% 26
North East -62 3 £350 +16.66%
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 362 (35.39%) Java
1 362 (35.39%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (24.05%) Amazon AWS
2 246 (24.05%) Analytics
3 239 (23.36%) Linux
4 228 (22.29%) HTML
5 226 (22.09%) Git (software)
6 212 (20.72%) CSS
7 210 (20.53%) Google Analytics
8 205 (20.04%) Open Source
9 192 (18.77%) JSON
10 191 (18.67%) REST
11 188 (18.38%) Scrum
12 187 (18.28%) Ruby
13 186 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
14 181 (17.69%) Microsoft Azure
15 176 (17.20%) Python
16 175 (17.11%) Jenkins
17 163 (15.93%) DevOps
17 163 (15.93%) Google Cloud Platform
17 163 (15.93%) HTML5
18 160 (15.64%) Spring
19 159 (15.54%) JavaScript
20 149 (14.57%) Windows
21 141 (13.78%) Android
22 132 (12.90%) RESTful
23 129 (12.61%) Puppet
24 128 (12.51%) CSS3
24 128 (12.51%) Microsoft
25 126 (12.32%) JUnit

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 81 (7.92%) Confluence
2 62 (6.06%) CMS
3 60 (5.87%) Tomcat
4 51 (4.99%) OpenStack
5 42 (4.11%) Apache
6 39 (3.81%) WebSphere
7 28 (2.74%) nginx
7 28 (2.74%) SharePoint
8 24 (2.35%) IIS
9 22 (2.15%) WebLogic
10 21 (2.05%) JBoss
11 20 (1.96%) Mule
12 18 (1.76%) Apache ServiceMix
12 18 (1.76%) Jetty
12 18 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 17 (1.66%) Apache TomEE
13 17 (1.66%) WordPress
14 16 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
15 15 (1.47%) MS Exchange
16 14 (1.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 64 (6.26%) MS Office
2 59 (5.77%) MS Excel
3 27 (2.64%) MS Visio
4 25 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (1.86%) MS Project
6 18 (1.76%) Photoshop
7 16 (1.56%) OmniGraffle
8 14 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
9 10 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.59%) SPSS
11 3 (0.29%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.20%) Gliffy
13 1 (0.098%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.098%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.098%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.098%) Adobe SpeedGrade
Business Applications
1 20 (1.96%) Payment Gateway
2 16 (1.56%) WebTrends
3 13 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.59%) Magento
7 3 (0.29%) BigMachines
7 3 (0.29%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.20%) Eikon
8 2 (0.20%) Exchequer
8 2 (0.20%) Radian6
8 2 (0.20%) Revive Adserver
8 2 (0.20%) Shopify
9 1 (0.098%) OpenText Process Suite
9 1 (0.098%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 246 (24.05%) Amazon AWS
2 210 (20.53%) Google Analytics
3 181 (17.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 163 (15.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 109 (10.65%) Google Apps
6 85 (8.31%) Cloud Computing
7 70 (6.84%) Google App Engine
8 68 (6.65%) Google Play
9 62 (6.06%) Office 365
10 53 (5.18%) Amazon EC2
11 45 (4.40%) GitHub
12 26 (2.54%) SaaS
13 24 (2.35%) IaaS
14 22 (2.15%) AdWords
15 16 (1.56%) Adobe Analytics
16 15 (1.47%) PaaS
17 12 (1.17%) Google Tag Manager
18 10 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
18 10 (0.98%) Lucidchart
19 7 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 118 (11.53%) HTTP
2 38 (3.71%) VPN
2 38 (3.71%) Wireless
3 33 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 31 (3.03%) DNS
5 30 (2.93%) Internet
5 30 (2.93%) LAN
6 29 (2.83%) WAN
7 23 (2.25%) Firewall
8 22 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
9 20 (1.96%) DHCP
9 20 (1.96%) SSL
10 19 (1.86%) FTP
11 15 (1.47%) Intranet
11 15 (1.47%) IPsec
12 11 (1.08%) Bluetooth
13 9 (0.88%) Network Security
13 9 (0.88%) SMTP
14 8 (0.78%) SMS
15 7 (0.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (7.04%) MySQL
2 54 (5.28%) MongoDB
3 52 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 30 (2.93%) SQL Server
5 28 (2.74%) NoSQL
6 26 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (1.96%) BigQuery
7 20 (1.96%) Oracle Database
8 19 (1.86%) Big Data
9 17 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (1.66%) Hadoop
10 16 (1.56%) Redis
11 15 (1.47%) MariaDB
12 10 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (0.68%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.68%) DB2
13 7 (0.68%) Neo4j
13 7 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 226 (22.09%) Git (software)
2 175 (17.11%) Jenkins
3 126 (12.32%) JUnit
4 124 (12.12%) JIRA
5 101 (9.87%) Subversion
6 54 (5.28%) Vagrant
7 44 (4.30%) Mockito
8 38 (3.71%) Gradle
9 33 (3.23%) Selenium
10 31 (3.03%) Android Studio
11 27 (2.64%) Maven
12 26 (2.54%) Travis CI
13 18 (1.76%) Axure RP
14 17 (1.66%) TeamCity
15 13 (1.27%) Cucumber
15 13 (1.27%) Robolectric
16 12 (1.17%) Grunt
16 12 (1.17%) Robotium
17 11 (1.08%) Appium
17 11 (1.08%) JBehave
General
1 121 (11.83%) Marketing
2 95 (9.29%) Finance
3 32 (3.13%) Retail
4 29 (2.83%) Banking
5 28 (2.74%) Publishing
6 26 (2.54%) Telecoms
7 25 (2.44%) Advertising
8 16 (1.56%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.17%) Legal
10 9 (0.88%) Electronics
10 9 (0.88%) Games
11 7 (0.68%) Law
12 5 (0.49%) Automotive
13 4 (0.39%) Back Office
13 4 (0.39%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.29%) Billing
14 3 (0.29%) Danish Language
15 2 (0.20%) Brand Awareness
15 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.098%) Military
Job Titles
1 428 (41.84%) Developer
2 146 (14.27%) Java Developer
3 102 (9.97%) Analyst
4 81 (7.92%) Architect
5 77 (7.53%) Android Developer
6 65 (6.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 60 (5.87%) Senior Developer
8 59 (5.77%) Scala Developer
9 43 (4.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 40 (3.91%) Project Manager
11 35 (3.42%) Applications Developer
12 34 (3.32%) Java Scala Developer
13 33 (3.23%) Lead Developer
14 29 (2.83%) Cloud Architect
15 27 (2.64%) Scrum Master
16 26 (2.54%) Cloud Developer
16 26 (2.54%) Consultant
16 26 (2.54%) Designer
16 26 (2.54%) Senior Java Developer
17 25 (2.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (22.29%) HTML
2 212 (20.72%) CSS
3 192 (18.77%) JSON
4 191 (18.67%) REST
5 163 (15.93%) HTML5
6 160 (15.64%) Spring
7 132 (12.90%) RESTful
8 128 (12.51%) CSS3
9 121 (11.83%) Web Services
10 112 (10.95%) J2EE
11 101 (9.87%) Ajax
12 97 (9.48%) Play Framework
13 95 (9.29%) Django
14 94 (9.19%) Guice
15 89 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
16 81 (7.92%) XML
17 63 (6.16%) AngularJS
18 60 (5.87%) .NET
19 54 (5.28%) Hibernate
20 52 (5.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 105 (10.26%) User Experience
2 66 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (6.35%) Mobile App
4 56 (5.47%) Social Media
5 37 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 22 (2.15%) Algorithms
7 22 (2.15%) Digital Media
8 18 (1.76%) iPad
9 17 (1.66%) Visualisation
10 12 (1.17%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.17%) Fintech
11 11 (1.08%) Copywriting
11 11 (1.08%) Management Information System
12 10 (0.98%) Mathematics
12 10 (0.98%) Statistics
12 10 (0.98%) Virtual Team
13 9 (0.88%) iPhone
13 9 (0.88%) Smartphone
14 8 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 239 (23.36%) Linux
2 149 (14.57%) Windows
3 141 (13.78%) Android
4 78 (7.62%) Apple iOS
5 40 (3.91%) Mac OS X
6 35 (3.42%) Unix
7 33 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 24 (2.35%) Windows Server
9 20 (1.96%) CentOS
10 19 (1.86%) Ubuntu
10 19 (1.86%) Windows 8
11 14 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (1.17%) Windows XP
14 11 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.59%) AIX
15 6 (0.59%) Debian
15 6 (0.59%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.49%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (35.39%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (24.05%) Analytics
3 205 (20.04%) Open Source
4 188 (18.38%) Scrum
5 186 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 163 (15.93%) DevOps
7 123 (12.02%) TDD
8 119 (11.63%) Automated Testing
9 95 (9.29%) E-Commerce
10 91 (8.90%) Web Development
11 87 (8.50%) Configuration Management
12 85 (8.31%) SEO
13 84 (8.21%) Android Development
14 77 (7.53%) Responsive Web Design
15 76 (7.43%) Software Engineering
16 74 (7.23%) Web Design
17 73 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
17 73 (7.14%) MVC
18 69 (6.74%) OWASP
19 67 (6.55%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 362 (35.39%) Java
2 187 (18.28%) Ruby
3 176 (17.20%) Python
4 159 (15.54%) JavaScript
5 114 (11.14%) SQL
6 99 (9.68%) Scala
7 91 (8.90%) C#
8 62 (6.06%) PHP
9 51 (4.99%) Bash Shell
10 48 (4.69%) Shell Script
11 47 (4.59%) Perl
12 33 (3.23%) PowerShell
13 26 (2.54%) C
14 23 (2.25%) C++
15 21 (2.05%) Go
16 12 (1.17%) VBA
17 10 (0.98%) Apple Swift
17 10 (0.98%) Objective-C
18 9 (0.88%) Groovy
19 8 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (6.26%) Degree
2 55 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.52%) SC Cleared
4 19 (1.86%) CISSP
5 17 (1.66%) BPSS Clearance
6 12 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.59%) MCSE
7 6 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.49%) MCP
8 5 (0.49%) PhD
9 3 (0.29%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.29%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.20%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.20%) CCNP
10 2 (0.20%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.20%) ISEB
10 2 (0.20%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.25%) QA
2 11 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (0.78%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.78%) SLA
4 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.29%) WCAG
6 2 (0.20%) GCP
7 1 (0.098%) MISRA
7 1 (0.098%) MISRA C
System Software
1 100 (9.78%) Active Directory
2 58 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (4.89%) Docker
4 21 (2.05%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.66%) Xen
6 13 (1.27%) vSphere
7 12 (1.17%) vCloud
8 10 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.59%) VirtualBox
9 6 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.49%) etcd
10 5 (0.49%) XenApp
11 4 (0.39%) KVM
11 4 (0.39%) LXC
11 4 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.29%) GlusterFS
12 3 (0.29%) NFS
12 3 (0.29%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.29%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 129 (12.61%) Puppet
2 62 (6.06%) Ansible
3 45 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (4.40%) Packer
4 37 (3.62%) SCCM
5 33 (3.23%) Consul
6 31 (3.03%) Terraform
7 27 (2.64%) Graphite
8 26 (2.54%) Kubernetes
9 25 (2.44%) Uchiwa
10 21 (2.05%) Microsoft Intune
11 12 (1.17%) Grafana
11 12 (1.17%) HAProxy
11 12 (1.17%) Kibana
11 12 (1.17%) logstash
11 12 (1.17%) Salt
12 10 (0.98%) AirWatch
12 10 (0.98%) Nagios
13 8 (0.78%) Cacti
13 8 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 128 (12.51%) Microsoft
2 82 (8.02%) Oracle
3 71 (6.94%) VMware
4 61 (5.96%) Adobe
5 46 (4.50%) Facebook
6 45 (4.40%) Atlassian
7 44 (4.30%) Cisco
8 43 (4.20%) Apple
9 29 (2.83%) ForgeRock
10 28 (2.74%) Red Hat
10 28 (2.74%) WSO2
11 26 (2.54%) MuleSoft
11 26 (2.54%) Omniture
12 24 (2.35%) Twitter
13 20 (1.96%) Citrix
13 20 (1.96%) Tableau
14 19 (1.86%) IBM
14 19 (1.86%) Palo Alto
15 18 (1.76%) HP
15 18 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
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