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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 203 245 281
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +36
Contract jobs citing Google 630 506 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.25% 0.95% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 2.77% 2.16% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 320 222
Median daily rate £425 £379 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.21% +5.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 20
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £12.25 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.15 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £26.25 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-25.29% +65.61%
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
22756 23435 23317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.19% 44.22% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14118 14144 13284
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 754 1003 1033
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +58 421 £425 +6.25% 129
South East +10 63 £400 +10.34% 25
Yorkshire -8 35 £400 +14.28% 29
West Midlands -10 32 £415 +124.32% 32
South West +21 28 £450 +5.88% 18
North West +4 23 £400 +6.66% 40
East Midlands +9 16 £558 +123.00% 23
East of England -17 9 £188 -50.65% 17
North East -27 5 £325 -31.57% 4
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 416 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
2 354 (31.55%) Java
3 269 (23.98%) Analytics
4 261 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
5 250 (22.28%) HTML
6 233 (20.77%) Linux
7 226 (20.14%) Google Analytics
8 222 (19.79%) CSS
9 213 (18.98%) Git (software)
10 203 (18.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 189 (16.84%) Python
12 186 (16.58%) Ruby
12 186 (16.58%) Scrum
12 186 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
13 181 (16.13%) JSON
14 178 (15.86%) Open Source
14 178 (15.86%) HTML5
14 178 (15.86%) Jenkins
15 175 (15.60%) Google Cloud Platform
16 172 (15.33%) DevOps
17 171 (15.24%) REST
17 171 (15.24%) JavaScript
18 162 (14.44%) Spring
19 154 (13.73%) Android
20 150 (13.37%) Windows
21 146 (13.01%) CSS3
22 143 (12.75%) RESTful
22 143 (12.75%) Marketing
23 142 (12.66%) Google Apps
24 141 (12.57%) SQL

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 76 (6.77%) Confluence
2 56 (4.99%) CMS
3 47 (4.19%) OpenStack
4 43 (3.83%) Tomcat
5 37 (3.30%) Apache
6 32 (2.85%) SharePoint
7 26 (2.32%) nginx
8 24 (2.14%) Mule
8 24 (2.14%) WebSphere
9 23 (2.05%) JBoss
10 22 (1.96%) Drupal
11 20 (1.78%) WebLogic
12 19 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
12 19 (1.69%) WordPress
13 14 (1.25%) IIS
13 14 (1.25%) SAS
14 12 (1.07%) Jetty
14 12 (1.07%) Mongrel
15 11 (0.98%) MS Exchange
15 11 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 84 (7.49%) MS Office
2 68 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 29 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (2.41%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.43%) MS Project
5 16 (1.43%) OmniGraffle
6 14 (1.25%) Photoshop
7 13 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.53%) SPSS
9 2 (0.18%) Gliffy
9 2 (0.18%) InDesign
9 2 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.18%) Stata
10 1 (0.089%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.089%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.089%) InVision
10 1 (0.089%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 19 (1.69%) WebTrends
2 11 (0.98%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.71%) Magento
4 5 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.27%) Radian6
6 3 (0.27%) Sprinklr
7 2 (0.18%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.18%) Eikon
7 2 (0.18%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.18%) Exchequer
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.18%) Shopify
8 1 (0.089%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.089%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.089%) OpenText Process Suite
8 1 (0.089%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 261 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
2 226 (20.14%) Google Analytics
3 203 (18.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 175 (15.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 142 (12.66%) Google Apps
6 81 (7.22%) Google Play
7 68 (6.06%) Office 365
8 65 (5.79%) Cloud Computing
9 59 (5.26%) Google App Engine
10 47 (4.19%) PaaS
11 46 (4.10%) GitHub
11 46 (4.10%) SaaS
12 44 (3.92%) IaaS
13 39 (3.48%) Amazon EC2
14 38 (3.39%) Trello
15 19 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
16 16 (1.43%) AdWords
16 16 (1.43%) Google Tag Manager
17 15 (1.34%) Google Compute Engine
18 13 (1.16%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 106 (9.45%) HTTP
2 42 (3.74%) VPN
3 32 (2.85%) Firewall
3 32 (2.85%) Wireless
4 31 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
5 28 (2.50%) DNS
5 28 (2.50%) LAN
6 27 (2.41%) WAN
7 24 (2.14%) Internet
8 19 (1.69%) TCP/IP
9 17 (1.52%) DHCP
10 16 (1.43%) FTP
11 15 (1.34%) Network Security
12 14 (1.25%) SSL
12 14 (1.25%) VoIP
13 13 (1.16%) LDAP
14 12 (1.07%) IPsec
15 11 (0.98%) Skype
16 9 (0.80%) DMZ
16 9 (0.80%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (5.17%) MySQL
2 50 (4.46%) MongoDB
3 47 (4.19%) Relational Database
4 38 (3.39%) NoSQL
5 29 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (1.78%) Big Data
6 20 (1.78%) BigQuery
6 20 (1.78%) Redis
6 20 (1.78%) SQL Server
7 17 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (1.43%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.25%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (0.98%) SQLite
12 10 (0.89%) MariaDB
12 10 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 8 (0.71%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 213 (18.98%) Git (software)
2 178 (15.86%) Jenkins
3 126 (11.23%) JUnit
4 125 (11.14%) JIRA
5 96 (8.56%) Subversion
6 46 (4.10%) Gradle
7 41 (3.65%) Vagrant
8 40 (3.57%) Selenium
9 37 (3.30%) Maven
10 35 (3.12%) Mockito
11 33 (2.94%) Android Studio
12 23 (2.05%) Robotium
12 23 (2.05%) Travis CI
13 22 (1.96%) Robolectric
14 18 (1.60%) Axure RP
15 16 (1.43%) git-flow
15 16 (1.43%) TeamCity
16 15 (1.34%) Appium
17 14 (1.25%) Cucumber
17 14 (1.25%) SonarQube
General
1 143 (12.75%) Marketing
2 108 (9.63%) Finance
3 52 (4.63%) Retail
4 47 (4.19%) Banking
5 35 (3.12%) Publishing
6 25 (2.23%) Advertising
7 20 (1.78%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.25%) Legal
8 14 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.98%) Games
9 11 (0.98%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.62%) Law
11 5 (0.45%) Electronics
11 5 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.36%) Automotive
12 4 (0.36%) Brand Awareness
13 3 (0.27%) Back Office
13 3 (0.27%) Billing
13 3 (0.27%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 445 (39.66%) Developer
2 148 (13.19%) Java Developer
3 124 (11.05%) Analyst
4 109 (9.71%) Architect
5 81 (7.22%) Android Developer
6 73 (6.51%) DevOps Engineer
7 59 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 49 (4.37%) Cloud Architect
9 48 (4.28%) Scala Developer
10 38 (3.39%) Senior Developer
11 37 (3.30%) Project Manager
12 35 (3.12%) Java Scala Developer
13 34 (3.03%) Designer
14 31 (2.76%) Lead Developer
14 31 (2.76%) Technical Architect
15 27 (2.41%) C# Developer
16 26 (2.32%) Angular Developer
16 26 (2.32%) Business Analyst
17 24 (2.14%) AWS Architect
17 24 (2.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (22.28%) HTML
2 222 (19.79%) CSS
3 181 (16.13%) JSON
4 178 (15.86%) HTML5
5 171 (15.24%) REST
6 162 (14.44%) Spring
7 146 (13.01%) CSS3
8 143 (12.75%) RESTful
9 119 (10.61%) Web Services
10 103 (9.18%) Ajax
11 97 (8.65%) Django
12 96 (8.56%) Guice
12 96 (8.56%) Play Framework
13 92 (8.20%) Ruby on Rails
14 89 (7.93%) AngularJS
15 84 (7.49%) J2EE
16 76 (6.77%) XML
17 60 (5.35%) Spring MVC
18 58 (5.17%) .NET
19 57 (5.08%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 123 (10.96%) User Experience
2 90 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 55 (4.90%) Social Media
5 52 (4.63%) Computer Science
6 40 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (2.32%) Public Cloud
8 24 (2.14%) Digital Media
8 24 (2.14%) Visualisation
9 21 (1.87%) Statistics
10 20 (1.78%) Mathematics
11 17 (1.52%) Virtual Team
12 16 (1.43%) Algorithms
13 15 (1.34%) Management Information System
13 15 (1.34%) Taxonomies
14 11 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
15 10 (0.89%) Data Structures
15 10 (0.89%) iPad
15 10 (0.89%) Private Cloud
16 9 (0.80%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 233 (20.77%) Linux
2 154 (13.73%) Android
3 150 (13.37%) Windows
4 89 (7.93%) Apple iOS
5 46 (4.10%) Mac OS X
6 34 (3.03%) Unix
7 29 (2.58%) Windows 7
7 29 (2.58%) Windows Server
8 19 (1.69%) CentOS
8 19 (1.69%) Ubuntu
8 19 (1.69%) Windows 8
9 12 (1.07%) Windows XP
10 10 (0.89%) Windows 10
11 9 (0.80%) Debian
11 9 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.53%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.45%) Mac OS X Server
13 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (23.98%) Analytics
3 186 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
3 186 (16.58%) Scrum
4 178 (15.86%) Open Source
5 172 (15.33%) DevOps
6 140 (12.48%) Automated Testing
7 118 (10.52%) TDD
8 117 (10.43%) E-Commerce
9 106 (9.45%) Web Development
10 92 (8.20%) SEO
11 86 (7.66%) Android Development
12 83 (7.40%) MVC
13 82 (7.31%) Configuration Management
13 82 (7.31%) Responsive Web Design
14 77 (6.86%) Web Design
15 76 (6.77%) Continuous Delivery
16 74 (6.60%) OWASP
16 74 (6.60%) Software Engineering
17 73 (6.51%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 354 (31.55%) Java
2 189 (16.84%) Python
3 186 (16.58%) Ruby
4 171 (15.24%) JavaScript
5 141 (12.57%) SQL
6 112 (9.98%) C#
7 100 (8.91%) Scala
8 53 (4.72%) PHP
9 49 (4.37%) Bash Shell
10 40 (3.57%) C++
10 40 (3.57%) Perl
11 39 (3.48%) Shell Script
12 28 (2.50%) PowerShell
13 19 (1.69%) C
13 19 (1.69%) Go
14 14 (1.25%) Apple Swift
14 14 (1.25%) R
15 13 (1.16%) Objective-C
15 13 (1.16%) VBA
16 11 (0.98%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 96 (8.56%) Degree
2 73 (6.51%) Security Cleared
3 51 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 23 (2.05%) CISSP
5 21 (1.87%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.53%) MCSE
8 5 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.45%) PhD
9 4 (0.36%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.36%) RHCE
9 4 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (0.27%) ACMT
10 3 (0.27%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.27%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.27%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.27%) ISEB
10 3 (0.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.32%) QA
2 14 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (0.89%) SLA
4 9 (0.80%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.18%) GCP
6 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.089%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.089%) MISRA
System Software
1 117 (10.43%) Active Directory
2 81 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (5.26%) Docker
4 53 (4.72%) Hyper-V
5 20 (1.78%) Xen
6 19 (1.69%) vCloud
7 14 (1.25%) vSphere
8 12 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (0.80%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.53%) XenApp
10 6 (0.53%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.45%) BitLocker
11 5 (0.45%) etcd
12 3 (0.27%) HDFS
12 3 (0.27%) KVM
12 3 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.27%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.18%) LXC
Systems Management
1 120 (10.70%) Puppet
2 71 (6.33%) Ansible
3 47 (4.19%) SCCM
4 38 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (2.67%) Packer
6 22 (1.96%) Kubernetes
6 22 (1.96%) Terraform
7 21 (1.87%) Graphite
7 21 (1.87%) Kibana
7 21 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
8 20 (1.78%) Uchiwa
9 18 (1.60%) Consul
10 17 (1.52%) logstash
11 14 (1.25%) AirWatch
11 14 (1.25%) ZABBIX
12 12 (1.07%) Casper Suite
12 12 (1.07%) HAProxy
12 12 (1.07%) Salt
13 10 (0.89%) Grafana
13 10 (0.89%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 126 (11.23%) Microsoft
2 106 (9.45%) VMware
3 63 (5.61%) Adobe
4 62 (5.53%) Apple
5 51 (4.55%) Facebook
6 50 (4.46%) Cisco
6 50 (4.46%) Oracle
7 33 (2.94%) Atlassian
8 28 (2.50%) Tableau
9 24 (2.14%) Omniture
9 24 (2.14%) Red Hat
10 23 (2.05%) Twitter
11 22 (1.96%) IBM
11 22 (1.96%) MuleSoft
12 21 (1.87%) Rackspace
13 20 (1.78%) ForgeRock
14 19 (1.69%) Citrix
14 19 (1.69%) HP
14 19 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
15 18 (1.60%) Palo Alto
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