The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Google 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.42% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £356 £331
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.77 £17.00 £20.81
% change year-on-year
+63.33% -18.31%
Google
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
214 342 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 44.68% 47.11% 45.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 195 89
Average daily rate £375 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 41
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £27.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.37% -1.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £35.62 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Google across the Essex region.

Google Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Google across the Essex region.

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Google
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
Colchester - - - -
Leigh-on-Sea - - - - 1
Maldon - - - -
Google
East of England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) GWT
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) FatWire
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Omniture
2 1 (33.33%) Web 2.0
2 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JSP

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) GWT
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Pay per click
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) FatWire
1 1 (33.33%) Omniture
1 1 (33.33%) IBM