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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 204 254 277
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +23
Contract jobs citing Google 622 474 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.25% 0.92% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 2.78% 2.08% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 295 228
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.75% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 20
Median hourly rate £19.61 £23.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% +24.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.58 £13.00 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.35 £40.00 £40.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.31 £26.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-26.45% +56.71%
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
22381 22783 22248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.95% 44.06% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13945 13752 12569
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 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 986 1011
Median hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +53 405 £425 +6.25% 131
South East +25 71 £425 +21.42% 43
Yorkshire +17 34 £400 +29.03% 37
West Midlands -4 34 £415 +66.00% 21
South West +18 30 £375 -11.76% 14
East Midlands +5 18 £600 +100.00% 19
North West -11 17 £410 +32.25% 54
East of England -1 12 £350 -5.08% 7
North East -36 3 £350 - 7
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 432 (38.61%) Agile Software Development
2 385 (34.41%) Java
3 264 (23.59%) Amazon AWS
4 246 (21.98%) Linux
5 244 (21.81%) Analytics
6 243 (21.72%) HTML
7 231 (20.64%) Git (software)
8 228 (20.38%) CSS
9 206 (18.41%) Microsoft Azure
9 206 (18.41%) Open Source
10 205 (18.32%) Scrum
11 200 (17.87%) Google Analytics
12 199 (17.78%) Ruby
13 190 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
14 189 (16.89%) REST
15 186 (16.62%) JSON
16 185 (16.53%) JavaScript
17 182 (16.26%) Jenkins
17 182 (16.26%) Google Cloud Platform
18 181 (16.18%) HTML5
19 178 (15.91%) Python
20 168 (15.01%) Spring
21 166 (14.83%) DevOps
22 162 (14.48%) Android
23 155 (13.85%) Windows
24 148 (13.23%) Google Apps
25 146 (13.05%) RESTful
26 144 (12.87%) CSS3
27 143 (12.78%) Automated Testing
28 138 (12.33%) 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 81 (7.24%) Confluence
2 55 (4.92%) CMS
2 55 (4.92%) Tomcat
3 53 (4.74%) OpenStack
4 36 (3.22%) Apache
5 34 (3.04%) SharePoint
6 32 (2.86%) WebSphere
7 23 (2.06%) nginx
8 20 (1.79%) Mule
8 20 (1.79%) WebLogic
9 19 (1.70%) IIS
10 18 (1.61%) JBoss
10 18 (1.61%) WordPress
11 17 (1.52%) Apache TomEE
12 16 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (1.25%) MS Exchange
14 13 (1.16%) Jetty
14 13 (1.16%) Skype for Business
15 12 (1.07%) SAS
16 11 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 90 (8.04%) MS Office
2 61 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 32 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 29 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (2.06%) MS Project
6 18 (1.61%) OmniGraffle
7 14 (1.25%) Photoshop
8 13 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 13 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
9 11 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.54%) SPSS
11 2 (0.18%) Gliffy
11 2 (0.18%) InDesign
11 2 (0.18%) InVision
11 2 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.089%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.089%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.089%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 20 (1.79%) Payment Gateway
2 17 (1.52%) WebTrends
3 9 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.36%) Magento
4 4 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.27%) BigMachines
5 3 (0.27%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.27%) Sprinklr
6 2 (0.18%) Eikon
6 2 (0.18%) Exchequer
6 2 (0.18%) Radian6
6 2 (0.18%) Revive Adserver
6 2 (0.18%) Shopify
7 1 (0.089%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.089%) OpenText Process Suite
7 1 (0.089%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 264 (23.59%) Amazon AWS
2 206 (18.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 200 (17.87%) Google Analytics
4 182 (16.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 148 (13.23%) Google Apps
6 88 (7.86%) Cloud Computing
7 80 (7.15%) Google Play
8 74 (6.61%) Google App Engine
9 71 (6.34%) Office 365
10 49 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
11 41 (3.66%) GitHub
11 41 (3.66%) SaaS
12 36 (3.22%) IaaS
13 35 (3.13%) Trello
14 31 (2.77%) PaaS
15 19 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
16 15 (1.34%) AdWords
17 12 (1.07%) Google Compute Engine
17 12 (1.07%) Google Tag Manager
17 12 (1.07%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 115 (10.28%) HTTP
2 39 (3.49%) VPN
3 36 (3.22%) Wireless
4 29 (2.59%) LAN
5 28 (2.50%) DNS
5 28 (2.50%) WAN
5 28 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
6 27 (2.41%) Firewall
6 27 (2.41%) Internet
6 27 (2.41%) TCP/IP
7 17 (1.52%) DHCP
8 16 (1.43%) SSL
9 15 (1.34%) FTP
10 14 (1.25%) VoIP
11 13 (1.16%) IPsec
11 13 (1.16%) Network Security
12 11 (0.98%) Intranet
12 11 (0.98%) LDAP
12 11 (0.98%) Skype
13 10 (0.89%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (5.45%) MySQL
2 52 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 48 (4.29%) Relational Database
4 41 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 24 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (2.06%) BigQuery
7 21 (1.88%) SQL Server
8 18 (1.61%) Redis
9 17 (1.52%) Big Data
10 16 (1.43%) Oracle Database
11 15 (1.34%) MariaDB
12 14 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (1.16%) Hadoop
13 13 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (0.98%) SQLite
15 7 (0.63%) DB2
15 7 (0.63%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 231 (20.64%) Git (software)
2 182 (16.26%) Jenkins
3 136 (12.15%) JUnit
4 133 (11.89%) JIRA
5 100 (8.94%) Subversion
6 55 (4.92%) Vagrant
7 46 (4.11%) Mockito
8 41 (3.66%) Gradle
9 37 (3.31%) Selenium
10 36 (3.22%) Maven
11 31 (2.77%) Android Studio
12 25 (2.23%) Travis CI
13 23 (2.06%) Robolectric
14 22 (1.97%) Robotium
15 18 (1.61%) Axure RP
16 16 (1.43%) TeamCity
17 15 (1.34%) Appium
17 15 (1.34%) git-flow
18 14 (1.25%) Hamcrest
18 14 (1.25%) jMock
General
1 123 (10.99%) Marketing
2 108 (9.65%) Finance
3 48 (4.29%) Banking
4 44 (3.93%) Retail
5 32 (2.86%) Publishing
6 25 (2.23%) Advertising
7 23 (2.06%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.07%) Games
9 12 (1.07%) Investment Banking
10 11 (0.98%) Legal
11 6 (0.54%) Automotive
11 6 (0.54%) Electronics
12 5 (0.45%) Law
13 3 (0.27%) Back Office
13 3 (0.27%) Billing
14 2 (0.18%) Brand Awareness
14 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.089%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.089%) Military
Job Titles
1 484 (43.25%) Developer
2 164 (14.66%) Java Developer
3 113 (10.10%) Analyst
4 103 (9.20%) Architect
5 86 (7.69%) Android Developer
6 65 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer
6 65 (5.81%) Senior Developer
7 58 (5.18%) Scala Developer
8 54 (4.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 40 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
9 40 (3.57%) Project Manager
10 36 (3.22%) Applications Developer
10 36 (3.22%) Java Scala Developer
11 33 (2.95%) Lead Developer
12 31 (2.77%) Designer
13 29 (2.59%) C# Developer
14 28 (2.50%) Technical Architect
15 27 (2.41%) Angular Developer
16 26 (2.32%) Cloud Developer
16 26 (2.32%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (21.72%) HTML
2 228 (20.38%) CSS
3 189 (16.89%) REST
4 186 (16.62%) JSON
5 181 (16.18%) HTML5
6 168 (15.01%) Spring
7 146 (13.05%) RESTful
8 144 (12.87%) CSS3
9 126 (11.26%) Web Services
10 103 (9.20%) Ajax
11 101 (9.03%) J2EE
12 100 (8.94%) Play Framework
13 95 (8.49%) Django
14 94 (8.40%) Guice
15 91 (8.13%) AngularJS
15 91 (8.13%) Ruby on Rails
16 78 (6.97%) XML
17 63 (5.63%) .NET
18 61 (5.45%) Hibernate
19 54 (4.83%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 116 (10.37%) User Experience
2 74 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (5.99%) Mobile App
4 58 (5.18%) Social Media
5 45 (4.02%) Computer Science
6 41 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (2.06%) Digital Media
8 21 (1.88%) Virtual Team
9 20 (1.79%) Algorithms
10 18 (1.61%) Visualisation
11 17 (1.52%) iPad
12 16 (1.43%) Public Cloud
13 15 (1.34%) Management Information System
13 15 (1.34%) Taxonomies
14 13 (1.16%) Data Structures
15 11 (0.98%) Fintech
16 10 (0.89%) Statistics
17 9 (0.80%) Mathematics
17 9 (0.80%) Smartphone
18 8 (0.71%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 246 (21.98%) Linux
2 162 (14.48%) Android
3 155 (13.85%) Windows
4 94 (8.40%) Apple iOS
5 49 (4.38%) Mac OS X
6 32 (2.86%) Unix
6 32 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 32 (2.86%) Windows Server
7 22 (1.97%) Windows 8
8 16 (1.43%) Ubuntu
9 14 (1.25%) Windows XP
10 13 (1.16%) CentOS
10 13 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.89%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.54%) AIX
15 5 (0.45%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.45%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (38.61%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (21.81%) Analytics
3 206 (18.41%) Open Source
4 205 (18.32%) Scrum
5 190 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
6 166 (14.83%) DevOps
7 143 (12.78%) Automated Testing
8 135 (12.06%) TDD
9 104 (9.29%) E-Commerce
10 100 (8.94%) Web Development
11 92 (8.22%) Android Development
12 90 (8.04%) Software Engineering
13 85 (7.60%) Continuous Delivery
14 83 (7.42%) MVC
15 80 (7.15%) Configuration Management
15 80 (7.15%) SEO
16 79 (7.06%) Responsive Web Design
17 74 (6.61%) Front End Development
17 74 (6.61%) Web Design
18 73 (6.52%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 385 (34.41%) Java
2 199 (17.78%) Ruby
3 185 (16.53%) JavaScript
4 178 (15.91%) Python
5 138 (12.33%) SQL
6 109 (9.74%) C#
7 103 (9.20%) Scala
8 56 (5.00%) PHP
9 49 (4.38%) Shell Script
10 48 (4.29%) Bash Shell
11 40 (3.57%) Perl
12 33 (2.95%) C++
13 30 (2.68%) PowerShell
14 26 (2.32%) C
15 23 (2.06%) Go
16 14 (1.25%) Apple Swift
17 12 (1.07%) Objective-C
18 11 (0.98%) VBA
19 10 (0.89%) Groovy
19 10 (0.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 87 (7.77%) Degree
2 73 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 52 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.79%) CISSP
5 19 (1.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.63%) MCSE
8 5 (0.45%) PhD
9 4 (0.36%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.36%) ISEB
9 4 (0.36%) MCP
9 4 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.27%) ACMT
10 3 (0.27%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.27%) CCA
10 3 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.27%) MCTS
11 2 (0.18%) CCNP
11 2 (0.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.14%) QA
2 13 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (0.80%) SLA
4 8 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.18%) GCP
6 2 (0.18%) MISRA
7 1 (0.089%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.089%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.089%) MISRA C
System Software
1 120 (10.72%) Active Directory
2 73 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (5.00%) Docker
4 49 (4.38%) Hyper-V
5 18 (1.61%) Xen
6 14 (1.25%) vSphere
7 11 (0.98%) vCloud
8 10 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.63%) XenApp
10 6 (0.54%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.54%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.45%) BitLocker
11 5 (0.45%) etcd
12 4 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.27%) KVM
13 3 (0.27%) LXC
13 3 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 126 (11.26%) Puppet
2 65 (5.81%) Ansible
3 47 (4.20%) SCCM
4 44 (3.93%) Packer
5 39 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
6 33 (2.95%) Consul
6 33 (2.95%) Terraform
7 27 (2.41%) Graphite
8 25 (2.23%) Uchiwa
9 22 (1.97%) Kubernetes
10 21 (1.88%) Microsoft Intune
11 13 (1.16%) AirWatch
12 12 (1.07%) Casper Suite
12 12 (1.07%) Grafana
13 10 (0.89%) Kibana
13 10 (0.89%) logstash
14 9 (0.80%) Salt
15 8 (0.71%) HAProxy
15 8 (0.71%) Rundeck
15 8 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 128 (11.44%) Microsoft
2 95 (8.49%) VMware
3 70 (6.26%) Oracle
4 62 (5.54%) Apple
5 59 (5.27%) Adobe
6 50 (4.47%) Cisco
7 45 (4.02%) Atlassian
7 45 (4.02%) Facebook
8 29 (2.59%) ForgeRock
9 26 (2.32%) MuleSoft
10 24 (2.14%) IBM
11 23 (2.06%) Red Hat
12 22 (1.97%) Omniture
13 21 (1.88%) Citrix
13 21 (1.88%) HP
13 21 (1.88%) Tableau
13 21 (1.88%) Twitter
14 19 (1.70%) Rackspace
14 19 (1.70%) WSO2
15 18 (1.61%) Palo Alto
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