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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 230 237 324
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +87
Contract jobs citing Google 514 470 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.03% 0.95% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 2.32% 2.11% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 287 199
Median daily rate £406 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 14
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.23 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.58% +24.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £14.58 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £42.80 £39.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-38.77% -20.66%
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
22134 22290 21504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.22% 45.11% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13873 13162 12457
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 1024 996
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 May 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
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 May 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 -18 269 £400 +1.58% 160
South East +38 101 £450 +22.44% 49
West Midlands +4 49 £370 +23.33% 26
Yorkshire +11 23 £425 +42.85% 42
North West -8 23 £500 +66.66% 53
East of England -3 22 £375 +13.20% 21
South West -6 14 £325 -7.14% 16
East Midlands -7 10 £625 +115.51% 31
North East -51 3 £445 +48.33% 3
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 348 (36.25%) Java
2 347 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
3 246 (25.63%) Analytics
4 233 (24.27%) HTML
5 231 (24.06%) Amazon AWS
6 221 (23.02%) Git (software)
7 220 (22.92%) Linux
8 216 (22.50%) Google Analytics
9 215 (22.40%) CSS
10 187 (19.48%) Open Source
11 184 (19.17%) Scrum
12 182 (18.96%) Continuous Integration
13 170 (17.71%) JavaScript
14 166 (17.29%) REST
15 164 (17.08%) Ruby
16 163 (16.98%) Python
16 163 (16.98%) JSON
17 162 (16.88%) HTML5
17 162 (16.88%) Jenkins
18 151 (15.73%) Google Cloud Platform
19 149 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
20 148 (15.42%) Spring
21 137 (14.27%) DevOps
22 123 (12.81%) Marketing
23 121 (12.60%) Android
23 121 (12.60%) HTTP
23 121 (12.60%) Windows
24 120 (12.50%) RESTful
24 120 (12.50%) JIRA
25 118 (12.29%) CSS3

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 80 (8.33%) Confluence
2 69 (7.19%) Tomcat
3 67 (6.98%) CMS
4 50 (5.21%) OpenStack
5 46 (4.79%) Apache
6 39 (4.06%) WebSphere
7 38 (3.96%) Node.js
8 34 (3.54%) IIS
9 30 (3.13%) nginx
10 23 (2.40%) SharePoint
11 22 (2.29%) Jetty
12 18 (1.88%) Apache ServiceMix
12 18 (1.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 17 (1.77%) Apache TomEE
13 17 (1.77%) JBoss
13 17 (1.77%) MS Exchange
14 16 (1.67%) Apache Solr
15 15 (1.56%) Drupal
15 15 (1.56%) WebLogic
16 14 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 65 (6.77%) MS Office
2 55 (5.73%) MS Excel
3 21 (2.19%) MS Visio
3 21 (2.19%) Photoshop
4 20 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
6 16 (1.67%) OmniGraffle
7 15 (1.56%) MS Project
8 10 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.42%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.42%) SPSS
11 2 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.21%) Adobe SpeedGrade
11 2 (0.21%) Gliffy
12 1 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 20 (2.08%) Payment Gateway
2 15 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (1.56%) WebTrends
3 8 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.42%) Magento
6 3 (0.31%) BigMachines
6 3 (0.31%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.21%) Exchequer
7 2 (0.21%) Revive Adserver
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.10%) Radian6
8 1 (0.10%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 231 (24.06%) Amazon AWS
2 216 (22.50%) Google Analytics
3 151 (15.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 149 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 88 (9.17%) Google Apps
6 84 (8.75%) Cloud Computing
7 64 (6.67%) Google App Engine
8 60 (6.25%) Google Play
9 55 (5.73%) Amazon EC2
10 45 (4.69%) GitHub
11 42 (4.38%) Office 365
12 29 (3.02%) Adobe Analytics
13 28 (2.92%) SaaS
14 24 (2.50%) IaaS
15 23 (2.40%) AdWords
16 22 (2.29%) Google Tag Manager
17 11 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
17 11 (1.15%) PaaS
18 10 (1.04%) Lucidchart
19 9 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 121 (12.60%) HTTP
2 40 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 38 (3.96%) DNS
4 27 (2.81%) Internet
5 25 (2.60%) Wireless
6 23 (2.40%) Firewall
6 23 (2.40%) SSL
7 22 (2.29%) FTP
7 22 (2.29%) Intranet
7 22 (2.29%) VPN
8 21 (2.19%) DHCP
9 19 (1.98%) IPsec
10 16 (1.67%) LAN
11 15 (1.56%) WAN
12 13 (1.35%) SMS
13 11 (1.15%) Bluetooth
13 11 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (1.04%) SMTP
15 8 (0.83%) DMZ
15 8 (0.83%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (7.29%) MySQL
2 58 (6.04%) Relational Database
3 50 (5.21%) MongoDB
4 36 (3.75%) NoSQL
4 36 (3.75%) SQL Server
5 29 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (2.60%) Oracle Database
7 19 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (1.88%) Hadoop
9 17 (1.77%) Big Data
9 17 (1.77%) BigQuery
10 15 (1.56%) MariaDB
11 14 (1.46%) Redis
12 9 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 9 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (0.83%) Couchbase
13 8 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.73%) Data Mining
14 7 (0.73%) DB2
Development Applications
1 221 (23.02%) Git (software)
2 162 (16.88%) Jenkins
3 120 (12.50%) JIRA
4 114 (11.88%) JUnit
5 104 (10.83%) Subversion
6 49 (5.10%) Vagrant
7 36 (3.75%) Mockito
8 34 (3.54%) Selenium
9 33 (3.44%) Gradle
10 31 (3.23%) Android Studio
11 27 (2.81%) Maven
12 22 (2.29%) Travis CI
13 17 (1.77%) Axure RP
14 16 (1.67%) Cucumber
15 14 (1.46%) Grunt
16 12 (1.25%) JBehave
17 11 (1.15%) TeamCity
18 10 (1.04%) EasyMock
18 10 (1.04%) gulp
18 10 (1.04%) IntelliJ
General
1 123 (12.81%) Marketing
2 96 (10.00%) Finance
3 35 (3.65%) Retail
4 29 (3.02%) Publishing
5 25 (2.60%) Advertising
5 25 (2.60%) Banking
6 24 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.35%) Legal
9 10 (1.04%) Electronics
9 10 (1.04%) Games
10 7 (0.73%) Automotive
11 6 (0.63%) Law
12 4 (0.42%) Back Office
13 3 (0.31%) Danish Language
13 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Billing
14 1 (0.10%) French Language
14 1 (0.10%) German Language
14 1 (0.10%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 410 (42.71%) Developer
2 128 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 98 (10.21%) Analyst
4 71 (7.40%) Architect
5 66 (6.88%) Android Developer
6 60 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 58 (6.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 55 (5.73%) Scala Developer
9 42 (4.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 40 (4.17%) Project Manager
11 36 (3.75%) Applications Developer
12 32 (3.33%) Lead Developer
13 29 (3.02%) Java Scala Developer
14 28 (2.92%) Cloud Architect
15 27 (2.81%) Consultant
15 27 (2.81%) JavaScript Developer
15 27 (2.81%) Senior Java Developer
15 27 (2.81%) Software Developer
16 26 (2.71%) Cloud Developer
16 26 (2.71%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (24.27%) HTML
2 215 (22.40%) CSS
3 166 (17.29%) REST
4 163 (16.98%) JSON
5 162 (16.88%) HTML5
6 148 (15.42%) Spring
7 120 (12.50%) RESTful
8 118 (12.29%) CSS3
9 111 (11.56%) Web Services
10 105 (10.94%) J2EE
11 95 (9.90%) Ajax
12 88 (9.17%) Django
12 88 (9.17%) Guice
13 87 (9.06%) Play Framework
14 82 (8.54%) Ruby on Rails
15 69 (7.19%) XML
16 67 (6.98%) .NET
17 62 (6.46%) AngularJS
18 51 (5.31%) Spring MVC
19 48 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 94 (9.79%) User Experience
2 62 (6.46%) Mobile App
3 51 (5.31%) Social Media
4 48 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 28 (2.92%) Computer Science
7 19 (1.98%) Algorithms
7 19 (1.98%) Digital Media
8 18 (1.88%) Visualisation
9 17 (1.77%) iPad
10 14 (1.46%) Copywriting
10 14 (1.46%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.25%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.15%) Fintech
13 9 (0.94%) Statistics
14 7 (0.73%) iPhone
14 7 (0.73%) Mathematics
14 7 (0.73%) Taxonomies
15 6 (0.63%) Smartphone
15 6 (0.63%) STB
Operating Systems
1 220 (22.92%) Linux
2 121 (12.60%) Android
2 121 (12.60%) Windows
3 59 (6.15%) Apple iOS
4 38 (3.96%) Unix
5 37 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 24 (2.50%) Windows 7
7 21 (2.19%) Mac OS X
8 20 (2.08%) Ubuntu
9 17 (1.77%) CentOS
9 17 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (1.46%) Windows 8
12 13 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (1.25%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.83%) Debian
15 6 (0.63%) AIX
16 4 (0.42%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (25.63%) Analytics
3 187 (19.48%) Open Source
4 184 (19.17%) Scrum
5 182 (18.96%) Continuous Integration
6 137 (14.27%) DevOps
7 115 (11.98%) TDD
8 108 (11.25%) Automated Testing
9 94 (9.79%) Configuration Management
10 90 (9.38%) Web Development
11 88 (9.17%) SEO
12 76 (7.92%) E-Commerce
13 75 (7.81%) MVC
14 74 (7.71%) Responsive Web Design
15 73 (7.60%) Software Engineering
15 73 (7.60%) Web Design
16 72 (7.50%) Android Development
17 68 (7.08%) Front End Development
18 66 (6.88%) CRM
19 65 (6.77%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 348 (36.25%) Java
2 170 (17.71%) JavaScript
3 164 (17.08%) Ruby
4 163 (16.98%) Python
5 107 (11.15%) SQL
6 89 (9.27%) Scala
7 88 (9.17%) C#
8 70 (7.29%) PHP
9 49 (5.10%) Shell Script
10 39 (4.06%) Perl
11 37 (3.85%) Bash Shell
12 28 (2.92%) C
13 27 (2.81%) C++
14 24 (2.50%) Go
15 22 (2.29%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.04%) Objective-C
17 8 (0.83%) T-SQL
17 8 (0.83%) VBA
18 7 (0.73%) Apple Swift
18 7 (0.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (6.56%) Degree
2 53 (5.52%) Security Cleared
3 35 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.83%) CISSP
7 6 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.52%) PhD
9 4 (0.42%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.42%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.42%) MCP
9 4 (0.42%) MCSE
10 3 (0.31%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.21%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.21%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.10%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.50%) QA
2 9 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.73%) SLA
5 6 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.31%) WCAG
7 2 (0.21%) GCP
8 1 (0.10%) MISRA
8 1 (0.10%) MISRA C
System Software
1 65 (6.77%) Active Directory
2 45 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (4.38%) Docker
4 17 (1.77%) Xen
5 13 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.15%) vCloud
7 5 (0.52%) etcd
7 5 (0.52%) NFS
7 5 (0.52%) vSphere
8 4 (0.42%) KVM
8 4 (0.42%) LXC
9 3 (0.31%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.21%) flannel
10 2 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.21%) pfSense
10 2 (0.21%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.21%) Varnish
10 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 110 (11.46%) Puppet
2 45 (4.69%) Packer
3 43 (4.48%) Ansible
4 38 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (3.23%) Terraform
6 27 (2.81%) Graphite
7 25 (2.60%) Uchiwa
8 21 (2.19%) Kubernetes
9 15 (1.56%) SCCM
10 13 (1.35%) HAProxy
10 13 (1.35%) Nagios
11 12 (1.25%) Grafana
12 11 (1.15%) Kibana
12 11 (1.15%) logstash
12 11 (1.15%) Salt
13 10 (1.04%) Cacti
13 10 (1.04%) Windows Intune
14 9 (0.94%) AirWatch
15 7 (0.73%) ZABBIX
16 6 (0.63%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 115 (11.98%) Microsoft
2 87 (9.06%) Oracle
3 67 (6.98%) Adobe
4 57 (5.94%) VMware
5 46 (4.79%) Atlassian
6 35 (3.65%) Facebook
7 32 (3.33%) Omniture
8 30 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 30 (3.13%) WSO2
9 29 (3.02%) Cisco
10 28 (2.92%) ForgeRock
11 25 (2.60%) MuleSoft
11 25 (2.60%) Tableau
12 24 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
13 23 (2.40%) Apple
14 21 (2.19%) Twitter
15 18 (1.88%) IBM
16 17 (1.77%) CyberSource
17 14 (1.46%) Rackspace
17 14 (1.46%) SAP
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 46 minutes ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £85 - £110 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
North Surrey
Simon James IT
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
North Surrey
Simon James IT
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
Ciber UK
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Bank of England
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago