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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 53 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Google 4 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.88% 1.70% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 3.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £36.67 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £28.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-31.19% +79.81%
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
264 285 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 58.02% 44.12% 47.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 150 106
Median daily rate £300 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 37 38
Median hourly rate £16.50 £28.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.07% -1.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Google as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 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 Essex region with a requirement for Google.

1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
1 7 (58.33%) XML
1 7 (58.33%) SOA
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (41.67%) REST
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) JSON
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) XSD
3 5 (41.67%) WSO2
3 5 (41.67%) Apache Camel
3 5 (41.67%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (33.33%) WireMock
4 4 (33.33%) XSLT
4 4 (33.33%) MySQL
4 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 4 (33.33%) Middleware
4 4 (33.33%) Pay per click
4 4 (33.33%) Marketing
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) EasyMock
4 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (33.33%) Social Media
4 4 (33.33%) Mockito
4 4 (33.33%) Facebook

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (41.67%) Apache ServiceMix
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (16.67%) CMS
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) EasyMock
1 4 (33.33%) Mockito
2 2 (16.67%) AccuRev
2 2 (16.67%) Ant
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Gradle
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing Officer
2 4 (33.33%) SOA Developer
2 4 (33.33%) XML Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum Master
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
1 7 (58.33%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) Apache Camel
2 5 (41.67%) JSON
2 5 (41.67%) REST
2 5 (41.67%) XSD
3 4 (33.33%) Middleware
3 4 (33.33%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) WireMock
3 4 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE
4 2 (16.67%) JSP
4 2 (16.67%) LESS
4 2 (16.67%) Sass
4 2 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 2 (16.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Solaris
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) SOA
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (33.33%) Pay per click
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Content Management
6 2 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) RAD
6 2 (16.67%) SEO
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) Process Management
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) WSO2
2 4 (33.33%) Facebook
2 4 (33.33%) Twitter
3 2 (16.67%) CA
3 2 (16.67%) FatWire
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Omniture
3 2 (16.67%) Rally