The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 58 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing Google 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.13% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.35% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £208
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+58.33% +2.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
268 283 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.83% 48.29% 45.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 119 209
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.36 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £17.27 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) XML
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Google Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (36.36%) GoogleTest
3 4 (36.36%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) CppUnit
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) ATL
3 4 (36.36%) COM+
3 4 (36.36%) DCOM
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
3 4 (36.36%) STL
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) JPA
5 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (18.18%) Struts2

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (18.18%) GlassFish
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 2 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Process Server
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic Integration
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Google Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (9.09%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) GoogleTest
1 4 (36.36%) CppUnit
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) ReSharper
2 1 (9.09%) CodeRush
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (36.36%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (36.36%) ATL
2 4 (36.36%) COM+
2 4 (36.36%) DCOM
2 4 (36.36%) STL
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) JPA
4 2 (18.18%) Struts2
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (18.18%) WebCenter
4 2 (18.18%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) Dojo
4 2 (18.18%) Spring Web Flow
4 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (18.18%) YUI
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) Java EE
4 2 (18.18%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) DataPower
1 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (18.18%) Social Media
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) AOP
5 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) BPEL
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) SEO
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (18.18%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Yahoo!
1 2 (18.18%) Kony
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Omniture
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