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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 57 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Google 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.21% 1.61% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 3.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.75% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £24.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-18.29% +50.00%
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
264 287 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 55.35% 46.22% 52.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 170 128
Median daily rate £300 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 33 47
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +8.57%
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 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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 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
Colchester -7 1 - -
Google
East of England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Essex region with a requirement for Google.

1 15 (88.24%) Web Services
1 15 (88.24%) XML
1 15 (88.24%) SOA
2 14 (82.35%) Open Source
3 13 (76.47%) REST
3 13 (76.47%) WSO2
3 13 (76.47%) Apache Camel
3 13 (76.47%) XSD
3 13 (76.47%) Java
3 13 (76.47%) JSON
4 11 (64.71%) MySQL
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle
4 11 (64.71%) XSLT
4 11 (64.71%) SOAP
4 11 (64.71%) Apache ServiceMix
4 11 (64.71%) WireMock
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (52.94%) Middleware
6 9 (52.94%) EasyMock
6 9 (52.94%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (52.94%) Oracle Service Bus
6 9 (52.94%) Mockito
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) Apache
8 3 (17.65%) J2EE
9 2 (11.76%) HTML
9 2 (11.76%) CSS

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 11 (64.71%) Apache ServiceMix
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (17.65%) Apache
3 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
4 2 (11.76%) CMS
5 1 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (5.88%) Jetty
5 1 (5.88%) nginx
5 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.88%) Google App Engine
2 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
2 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) IPsec
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) EasyMock
1 9 (52.94%) Mockito
2 2 (11.76%) AccuRev
2 2 (11.76%) Ant
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Gradle
2 2 (11.76%) JUnit
2 2 (11.76%) SonarQube
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) SOA Developer
3 10 (58.82%) Java Developer
4 9 (52.94%) XML Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum Master
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 2 (11.76%) XML XSLT Developer
6 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) Web Services
1 15 (88.24%) XML
2 13 (76.47%) Apache Camel
2 13 (76.47%) JSON
2 13 (76.47%) REST
2 13 (76.47%) XSD
3 11 (64.71%) SOAP
3 11 (64.71%) WireMock
3 11 (64.71%) XSLT
4 9 (52.94%) Middleware
5 3 (17.65%) J2EE
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
6 2 (11.76%) JSP
6 2 (11.76%) LESS
6 2 (11.76%) Sass
6 2 (11.76%) XHTML
7 1 (5.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
1 2 (11.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Solaris
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) SOA
2 14 (82.35%) Open Source
3 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Process Management
5 2 (11.76%) RAD
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) SEO
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Coaching
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) WSO2
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) CA
3 2 (11.76%) FatWire
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Omniture
3 2 (11.76%) Rally
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) VMware