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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 87 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing Google 18 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.15% 0.089% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 2.69% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate
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£288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.09 £16.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+44.32% -30.81%
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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
668 439 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 42.55% 39.16% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 293 216
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £185 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 13
Average hourly rate £17.64 £13.25 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% -61.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.21 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.35 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (71.43%) Java
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
4 12 (57.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (57.14%) Google App Engine
4 12 (57.14%) Jetty
4 12 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (57.14%) nginx
4 12 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (57.14%) IPsec
4 12 (57.14%) WebSphere
4 12 (57.14%) Xen
4 12 (57.14%) DHCP
4 12 (57.14%) FTP
4 12 (57.14%) HTTP
4 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 12 (57.14%) DNS
4 12 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 12 (57.14%) .NET
4 12 (57.14%) J2EE
4 12 (57.14%) IIS
4 12 (57.14%) Servlets
4 12 (57.14%) Apache
4 12 (57.14%) Tomcat

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (57.14%) IIS
1 12 (57.14%) Apache
1 12 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 12 (57.14%) WebSphere
1 12 (57.14%) Jetty
1 12 (57.14%) nginx
2 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (57.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (57.14%) Google App Engine
3 3 (14.29%) Google Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) DHCP
1 12 (57.14%) FTP
1 12 (57.14%) HTTP
1 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 12 (57.14%) DNS
1 12 (57.14%) IPsec
2 11 (52.38%) SSL
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Valgrind
4 1 (4.76%) Gerrit
4 1 (4.76%) Redmine
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Designer
2 2 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Web Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
3 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Release Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
3 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Servlets
1 12 (57.14%) .NET
1 12 (57.14%) J2EE
2 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 5 (23.81%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) GStreamer
4 2 (9.52%) CSS3
4 2 (9.52%) WebKit
4 2 (9.52%) QML
4 2 (9.52%) OpenGL ES
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) OpenGL
4 2 (9.52%) Middleware
4 2 (9.52%) Dojo
4 2 (9.52%) Qt
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Streaming Video
3 1 (4.76%) STB
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) DTV
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 9 (42.86%) Open Source
4 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Automated Testing
5 4 (19.05%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (4.76%) Web Analytics
8 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.76%) Service Management
8 1 (4.76%) ITSM
8 1 (4.76%) E-Procurement
8 1 (4.76%) Customer Insight
8 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) C++
3 2 (9.52%) Lua
3 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (57.14%) Xen
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
2 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Omniture