The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Gloucestershire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 43 44 65
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Contract jobs citing Google 1 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.25% 0.59% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 1.19% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.92% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £16.53 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +16.00%
Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
201 168 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.76% 49.70% 49.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 94 233
Average daily rate £360 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 27
Average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% -24.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £24.80 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Google
South West

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cirencester - - - -
Google
South West

Google
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) EDI
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Google Maps API
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) EDI
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Google Maps API
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Zend