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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 217 242 270
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +28
Contract jobs citing Google 489 386 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.98% 0.81% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 2.18% 1.78% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 242 196
Average daily rate
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£355 £336 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.57% -13.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 19
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -30.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.80 £31.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.09 £18.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+28.29% -22.16%
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
22418 21649 21252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.10% 45.21% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13456 12388 11690
Average daily rate £400 £388 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1010 983 1169
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.24 £37.49 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +19 283 £400 +6.66% 149
South East -37 64 £363 +20.83% 49
East of England +25 34 £425 +84.78% 32
East Midlands +14 25 £290 +3.11% 33
South West -8 23 £420 +40.00% 30
West Midlands +6 20 £250 -9.09% 29
North West -3 20 £310 +12.72% 49
Yorkshire -10 14 £310 -34.73% 56
North East - 5 £311 - 2
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 308 (35.08%) Analytics
2 251 (28.59%) JavaScript
3 250 (28.47%) HTML
4 240 (27.33%) Google Analytics
5 234 (26.65%) Java
6 233 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
7 195 (22.21%) CSS
8 145 (16.51%) Marketing
9 143 (16.29%) Android
10 132 (15.03%) Google Cloud Platform
11 131 (14.92%) Microsoft
12 126 (14.35%) Amazon AWS
13 121 (13.78%) Windows
13 121 (13.78%) User Experience
14 114 (12.98%) HTML5
15 108 (12.30%) Linux
16 107 (12.19%) .NET
17 102 (11.62%) E-Commerce
18 99 (11.28%) Adobe
18 99 (11.28%) SQL
19 98 (11.16%) Web Services
20 95 (10.82%) Scrum
21 93 (10.59%) Mobile App
21 93 (10.59%) Android Development
22 90 (10.25%) SEO
23 88 (10.02%) Google Apps
24 86 (9.79%) jQuery
25 84 (9.57%) CMS
25 84 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
26 82 (9.34%) Content Management

Google
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 84 (9.57%) CMS
2 60 (6.83%) Tomcat
3 54 (6.15%) Apache
4 45 (5.13%) nginx
5 41 (4.67%) WebSphere
6 36 (4.10%) IIS
7 31 (3.53%) SharePoint
7 31 (3.53%) WordPress
8 28 (3.19%) Jetty
8 28 (3.19%) Node.js
9 21 (2.39%) Umbraco
9 21 (2.39%) JBoss
10 19 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
11 15 (1.71%) WebLogic
11 15 (1.71%) Mule ESB
12 14 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
12 14 (1.59%) MS Exchange
13 13 (1.48%) SAS
13 13 (1.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 12 (1.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 57 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 47 (5.35%) MS Office
3 36 (4.10%) Spreadsheet
4 34 (3.87%) Photoshop
5 21 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (1.59%) SPSS
7 12 (1.37%) MS Project
8 7 (0.80%) MS Visio
8 7 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.57%) Doxygen
9 5 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.34%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 43 (4.90%) WebTrends
2 10 (1.14%) Adobe Campaign
3 8 (0.91%) Optimost
4 5 (0.57%) Radian6
5 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.11%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 240 (27.33%) Google Analytics
2 132 (15.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 126 (14.35%) Amazon AWS
4 88 (10.02%) Google Apps
5 62 (7.06%) Adobe Analytics
6 47 (5.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 46 (5.24%) Google App Engine
8 40 (4.56%) Amazon EC2
9 29 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (2.16%) Office 365
11 17 (1.94%) Google Drive
12 12 (1.37%) SaaS
13 8 (0.91%) Google Compute Engine
14 6 (0.68%) PaaS
14 6 (0.68%) Heroku
15 5 (0.57%) Google Checkout
16 4 (0.46%) Engine Yard
16 4 (0.46%) GitHub
17 3 (0.34%) Trello
17 3 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (5.92%) Internet
2 43 (4.90%) HTTP
3 42 (4.78%) TCP/IP
4 37 (4.21%) DNS
5 29 (3.30%) DHCP
6 28 (3.19%) VPN
6 28 (3.19%) Firewall
7 24 (2.73%) FTP
8 23 (2.62%) Intranet
8 23 (2.62%) IPsec
8 23 (2.62%) SSL
9 14 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (1.48%) Reverse Proxy
11 11 (1.25%) DMZ
11 11 (1.25%) SMS
11 11 (1.25%) Bluetooth
12 10 (1.14%) SAN
12 10 (1.14%) Wireless
13 8 (0.91%) LAN
13 8 (0.91%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (5.69%) MySQL
2 41 (4.67%) SQL Server
3 37 (4.21%) MongoDB
4 26 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (2.85%) NoSQL
6 24 (2.73%) Oracle Database
7 20 (2.28%) Redis
8 15 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (1.59%) Relational Database
10 13 (1.48%) Big Data
10 13 (1.48%) Data Mining
10 13 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (1.14%) Hadoop
11 10 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
12 9 (1.03%) SQLite
13 8 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 60 (6.83%) Git (software)
1 60 (6.83%) Jenkins
2 31 (3.53%) Subversion
3 21 (2.39%) JIRA
4 20 (2.28%) Selenium
5 19 (2.16%) Eclipse
6 18 (2.05%) Gerrit
7 16 (1.82%) Mercurial
7 16 (1.82%) Maven
7 16 (1.82%) Artifactory
8 15 (1.71%) SonarQube
9 14 (1.59%) Android Studio
10 13 (1.48%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.37%) Axure RP
11 12 (1.37%) TeamCity
12 11 (1.25%) JUnit
13 10 (1.14%) Visual Studio
13 10 (1.14%) Calabash
14 9 (1.03%) Grunt
15 8 (0.91%) Xcode
General
1 145 (16.51%) Marketing
2 77 (8.77%) Finance
3 43 (4.90%) Publishing
4 39 (4.44%) Retail
5 27 (3.08%) Banking
6 24 (2.73%) Advertising
7 14 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.03%) Games
9 7 (0.80%) Legal
9 7 (0.80%) Italian Language
10 6 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.57%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.46%) Automotive
12 4 (0.46%) Back Office
12 4 (0.46%) German Language
13 3 (0.34%) Danish Language
13 3 (0.34%) Norwegian Language
13 3 (0.34%) Swedish Language
13 3 (0.34%) Billing
13 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 309 (35.19%) Developer
2 138 (15.72%) Analyst
3 78 (8.88%) Android Developer
4 43 (4.90%) Consultant
5 39 (4.44%) Java Developer
6 36 (4.10%) Web Developer
7 33 (3.76%) Project Manager
8 32 (3.64%) Web Analyst
9 30 (3.42%) Senior Developer
10 29 (3.30%) Architect
11 28 (3.19%) Support Analyst
12 27 (3.08%) Service Analyst
12 27 (3.08%) Service Desk Analyst
13 22 (2.51%) Front-End Developer
14 20 (2.28%) DevOps Engineer
15 19 (2.16%) Mobile Developer
16 18 (2.05%) iOS Developer
16 18 (2.05%) Designer
16 18 (2.05%) Data Analyst
16 18 (2.05%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (28.47%) HTML
2 195 (22.21%) CSS
3 114 (12.98%) HTML5
4 107 (12.19%) .NET
5 98 (11.16%) Web Services
6 86 (9.79%) jQuery
7 78 (8.88%) CSS3
8 65 (7.40%) XML
9 64 (7.29%) JSON
10 59 (6.72%) J2EE
11 46 (5.24%) AngularJS
12 41 (4.67%) Google Maps API
13 38 (4.33%) Android SDK
14 36 (4.10%) GWT
15 35 (3.99%) REST
16 34 (3.87%) Spring
16 34 (3.87%) Ajax
16 34 (3.87%) ASP.NET
17 31 (3.53%) LAMP
18 28 (3.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 121 (13.78%) User Experience
2 93 (10.59%) Mobile App
3 84 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (6.04%) Social Media
5 41 (4.67%) Computer Science
6 38 (4.33%) Visualisation
7 19 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 18 (2.05%) Data Centre
9 17 (1.94%) Statistics
10 15 (1.71%) iPhone
11 13 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.37%) Digital Media
12 12 (1.37%) GIS
13 11 (1.25%) W3C
13 11 (1.25%) Algorithms
14 9 (1.03%) Data Structures
14 9 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
14 9 (1.03%) Google Search Appliance
14 9 (1.03%) iPad
14 9 (1.03%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 143 (16.29%) Android
2 121 (13.78%) Windows
3 108 (12.30%) Linux
4 81 (9.23%) Apple iOS
5 27 (3.08%) Windows 7
6 22 (2.51%) UNIX
7 21 (2.39%) CentOS
8 20 (2.28%) Ubuntu
9 18 (2.05%) Mac OS X
10 15 (1.71%) Mac OS
11 11 (1.25%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.80%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.80%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.46%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone 7
17 2 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (35.08%) Analytics
2 233 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (11.62%) E-Commerce
4 95 (10.82%) Scrum
5 93 (10.59%) Android Development
6 90 (10.25%) SEO
7 82 (9.34%) Content Management
8 76 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
9 73 (8.31%) Web Analytics
9 73 (8.31%) OO
10 59 (6.72%) TDD
11 57 (6.49%) Project Management
12 52 (5.92%) ITIL
13 50 (5.69%) DevOps
14 48 (5.47%) Data Analysis
15 45 (5.13%) Unit Testing
16 42 (4.78%) Open Source
17 41 (4.67%) Web Development
17 41 (4.67%) Migration
17 41 (4.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 251 (28.59%) JavaScript
2 234 (26.65%) Java
3 99 (11.28%) SQL
4 65 (7.40%) Python
5 57 (6.49%) PHP
6 50 (5.69%) C#
7 41 (4.67%) Ruby
8 31 (3.53%) Perl
9 27 (3.08%) Bash Shell
10 25 (2.85%) C++
11 24 (2.73%) Objective-C
12 22 (2.51%) PL/SQL
13 18 (2.05%) C
14 15 (1.71%) R
15 13 (1.48%) VBScript
16 12 (1.37%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.25%) VB.NET
18 9 (1.03%) Scala
19 8 (0.91%) T-SQL
20 6 (0.68%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 72 (8.20%) Degree
2 60 (6.83%) Security Cleared
3 37 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.25%) MCSE
6 9 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
7 8 (0.91%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.68%) MCP
9 4 (0.46%) CCNA
9 4 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.46%) PMP
9 4 (0.46%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.23%) ISEB
12 1 (0.11%) MCSD
12 1 (0.11%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.73%) QA
2 19 (2.16%) SLA
3 2 (0.23%) HL7
4 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 42 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 25 (2.85%) Docker
4 21 (2.39%) vCloud
5 18 (2.05%) Xen
6 9 (1.03%) XenDesktop
6 9 (1.03%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.03%) XenApp
7 4 (0.46%) iptables
8 3 (0.34%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.23%) vSphere
9 2 (0.23%) LXC
10 1 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.11%) QEMU
10 1 (0.11%) KVM
10 1 (0.11%) HDFS
10 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (5.24%) Puppet
2 45 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (2.73%) Ansible
4 20 (2.28%) HAProxy
5 17 (1.94%) SCCM
5 17 (1.94%) Salt
6 15 (1.71%) Rundeck
7 14 (1.59%) Kibana
7 14 (1.59%) ZABBIX
7 14 (1.59%) logstash
8 9 (1.03%) Vagrant
9 7 (0.80%) Plesk
10 4 (0.46%) SCOM
11 3 (0.34%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.34%) Pacemaker
12 2 (0.23%) OpenView
12 2 (0.23%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
13 1 (0.11%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.11%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 131 (14.92%) Microsoft
2 99 (11.28%) Adobe
3 62 (7.06%) VMware
4 54 (6.15%) Apple
4 54 (6.15%) Facebook
5 43 (4.90%) Twitter
6 41 (4.67%) Omniture
7 38 (4.33%) Oracle
8 34 (3.87%) Tableau
9 25 (2.85%) Red Hat
10 22 (2.51%) HP
11 21 (2.39%) Sitecore
12 18 (2.05%) Citrix
13 15 (1.71%) Eloqua
14 14 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
15 12 (1.37%) Business Objects
15 12 (1.37%) Cisco
15 12 (1.37%) EPiServer
15 12 (1.37%) Coremetrics
15 12 (1.37%) Rackspace
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