The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Hertfordshire 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 57 54 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing Google 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.75% 0.82% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 1.55% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Average daily rate
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- £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £341 £285
% change year-on-year
-11.89% +19.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £50.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +132.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £23.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-27.56% -33.92%
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
315 322 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.94% 52.61% 46.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 166 165
Average daily rate £350 £361 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 38
Average hourly rate £23.00 £32.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Google
East of England

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - - 1
Watford - - - -
Google
East of England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Android Development
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) SEO
2 2 (22.22%) W3C
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 1 (11.11%) WordPress
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Social Media

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (11.11%) WordPress
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) W3C
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Android Development
2 2 (22.22%) SEO
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Pay per click
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MOS
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau
1 1 (11.11%) Facebook
1 1 (11.11%) Twitter
1 1 (11.11%) Omniture
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle