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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 70 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Google 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% 0.93% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 1.93% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £394 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £15.85 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+84.54% -46.27%
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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
380 414 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.35% 47.97% 40.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 177 137
Average daily rate £350 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £214 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £20.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Social Media
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe
2 4 (80.00%) SEO
2 4 (80.00%) CMS
2 4 (80.00%) Content Management
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (80.00%) CMS
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Content Editor
2 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) SEO
2 4 (80.00%) Content Management
3 3 (60.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe