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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 52 48 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Contract jobs citing Google 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.53% 1.31% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 2.80% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £121 £175 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.83% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.75% -20.00%

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
272 286 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.23% 46.89% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 155 179
Median daily rate £368 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Median hourly rate £40.25 £32.71 £13.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.06% +145.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.05 £19.34 £11.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £46.07 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Google as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

Google
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Google.

1 3 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Omniture
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) AdWords
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media Management

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) AdWords
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Content Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Content Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Copywriting
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Omniture
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore