The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 86 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing Google 14 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.04% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 0.60% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate
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£281 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.85 £35.00 £30.46
% change year-on-year
-23.30% +14.89%
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West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
584 500 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 43.29% 40.92% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 342 173
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £11.13 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £19.40 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 13 (81.25%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Servlets
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) J2EE
2 12 (75.00%) IIS
2 12 (75.00%) DHCP
2 12 (75.00%) FTP
2 12 (75.00%) HTTP
2 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (75.00%) DNS
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 12 (75.00%) Apache
2 12 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (75.00%) IPsec
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (75.00%) Xen
2 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (75.00%) Jetty
2 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (75.00%) nginx
2 12 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (75.00%) Google App Engine
2 12 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (75.00%) Google Cloud Platform

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (75.00%) IIS
1 12 (75.00%) Apache
1 12 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 12 (75.00%) WebSphere
1 12 (75.00%) Jetty
1 12 (75.00%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (75.00%) Google App Engine
1 12 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (75.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) DHCP
1 12 (75.00%) FTP
1 12 (75.00%) HTTP
1 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (75.00%) DNS
1 12 (75.00%) IPsec
2 11 (68.75%) SSL
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Web Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Release Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Servlets
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
1 12 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) Dojo
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) CSS3
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Open Source
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) OO
7 1 (6.25%) Customer Insight
7 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Xen
1 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Puppet
2 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Omniture