The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 46 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs citing Google 8 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.20% 1.21% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 2.39% 2.14% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Median daily rate £300 £395 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +37.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £240 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £27.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-45.98% -20.66%
Google
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
335 420 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.30% 56.45% 51.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 206 152
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 29
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.85 £22.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -35.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Google Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +7 5 £300 -18.08% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - -
Google
East of England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) Google Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) Google Apps
1 4 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
1 4 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) Axure RP
1 4 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (37.50%) WebEx
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Regular Expression

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Google Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (37.50%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Designer
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Designer
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile UX Designer
1 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) UX Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 4 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft