The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 46 27 37
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing Google 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.85% 1.35% 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 2.80% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £215 £713
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% -69.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £215 £695
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £215 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
- +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £29.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-46.27% +27.56%
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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 Gloucestershire region.

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
243 107 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 51.37% 48.20% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 55 92
Average daily rate £365 £310 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.58% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £130 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 11
Average hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -49.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £13.25 £12.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £22.40 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (66.67%) Google Analytics
1 6 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Digital Media
2 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Pay per click
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) WebTrends
2 4 (44.44%) SEO
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) CMS
3 2 (22.22%) Splunk
3 2 (22.22%) Hyperic
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
4 1 (11.11%) Google Apps
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (44.44%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Connections
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Google Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Google Apps
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) PPC Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) PPC Manager
1 4 (44.44%) PPC Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) PPC Executive
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) CSS3
1 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) SEO
2 4 (44.44%) Pay per click
2 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Server
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) VMware