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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 46 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Google 11 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.71% - 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 3.99% - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£400 - £513
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.67 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £15.85 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+79.81% -46.27%
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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
276 224 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 42.79% 46.86% 43.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 105 59
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £238 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £494 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 45
Average hourly rate £26.00 £28.50 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% +25.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.80 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.37 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Google Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Google Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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
Basildon - 5 - -
Colchester - 1 - -
Google
East of England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Google Analytics
3 9 (56.25%) J2EE
3 9 (56.25%) Analytics
4 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (50.00%) Ant
4 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) JSP
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) XML
4 8 (50.00%) UNIX
4 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 8 (50.00%) Solaris
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (50.00%) XHTML
4 8 (50.00%) Web 2.0
4 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 8 (50.00%) Content Management
4 8 (50.00%) Ajax
4 8 (50.00%) SEO
4 8 (50.00%) FatWire
5 7 (43.75%) IBM
5 7 (43.75%) Omniture
5 7 (43.75%) GWT
5 7 (43.75%) RAD
5 7 (43.75%) SOA

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Google Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) J2EE
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) JSP
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) XML
2 8 (50.00%) XHTML
2 8 (50.00%) Ajax
2 8 (50.00%) HTML5
3 7 (43.75%) GWT
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) Sass
4 5 (31.25%) LESS
4 5 (31.25%) Smart GWT
5 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.25%) TopLink
6 1 (6.25%) JMS
6 1 (6.25%) Java EE
6 1 (6.25%) Swing
6 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) UNIX
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Solaris
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Analytics
3 8 (50.00%) Content Management
3 8 (50.00%) SEO
4 7 (43.75%) SOA
4 7 (43.75%) B2C
4 7 (43.75%) RAD
5 6 (37.50%) OO
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 1 (6.25%) User Stories
7 1 (6.25%) Loose Coupling
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) UML
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) FatWire
2 7 (43.75%) Omniture
2 7 (43.75%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Software AG
3 1 (6.25%) webMethods