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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 85 68 78
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Contract jobs citing Google 20 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.20% 0.99% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.85% 2.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £15.85 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+79.81% -46.27%
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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
701 448 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.93% 44.31% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 275 229
Average daily rate £360 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £168 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 24
Average hourly rate £19.03 £50.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.94% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £150.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 21 (60.00%) Java
1 21 (60.00%) Linux
1 21 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (54.29%) VMware
3 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 19 (54.29%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (54.29%) Google App Engine
3 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (54.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (51.43%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
5 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (48.57%) HTTP
5 17 (48.57%) TCP/IP
6 16 (45.71%) DNS
6 16 (45.71%) DHCP
6 16 (45.71%) FTP
6 16 (45.71%) IPsec
6 16 (45.71%) Xen
7 15 (42.86%) Jetty
7 15 (42.86%) WebSphere
7 15 (42.86%) nginx
7 15 (42.86%) Configuration Management
7 15 (42.86%) Apache
7 15 (42.86%) Tomcat
7 15 (42.86%) Servlets
7 15 (42.86%) .NET
7 15 (42.86%) J2EE
7 15 (42.86%) IIS

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (42.86%) IIS
1 15 (42.86%) Apache
1 15 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 15 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 15 (42.86%) Jetty
1 15 (42.86%) nginx
2 3 (8.57%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 21 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (54.29%) Google App Engine
2 19 (54.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 19 (54.29%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (51.43%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (14.29%) Google Analytics
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.86%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) HTTP
1 17 (48.57%) TCP/IP
2 16 (45.71%) DNS
2 16 (45.71%) DHCP
2 16 (45.71%) FTP
2 16 (45.71%) IPsec
3 14 (40.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.43%) Subversion
4 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.86%) Valgrind
5 1 (2.86%) Gerrit
5 1 (2.86%) Redmine
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Web Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Designer
4 3 (8.57%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Release Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 1 (2.86%) Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.86%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) .NET
1 15 (42.86%) J2EE
1 15 (42.86%) Servlets
2 7 (20.00%) CSS
2 7 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (17.14%) HTML5
4 4 (11.43%) CSS3
5 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.57%) RESTful
5 3 (8.57%) Dojo
6 2 (5.71%) Qt
6 2 (5.71%) OpenGL
6 2 (5.71%) Middleware
6 2 (5.71%) GStreamer
6 2 (5.71%) WebKit
6 2 (5.71%) QML
6 2 (5.71%) OpenGL ES
7 1 (2.86%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) User Experience
2 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.71%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.86%) STB
5 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.86%) DTV
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Android
4 2 (5.71%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 10 (28.57%) Open Source
5 9 (25.71%) DevOps
6 7 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 7 (20.00%) OO
7 5 (14.29%) Analytics
8 3 (8.57%) Android Development
8 3 (8.57%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (8.57%) ITIL
8 3 (8.57%) OOD
8 3 (8.57%) Scrum
8 3 (8.57%) TDD
9 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.71%) CRM
9 2 (5.71%) Service Management
9 2 (5.71%) ITSM
9 2 (5.71%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.71%) Ruby
4 2 (5.71%) Lua
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.71%) Perl
4 2 (5.71%) C
4 2 (5.71%) C++
4 2 (5.71%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (45.71%) Xen
3 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) Puppet
1 11 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
1 19 (54.29%) VMware
2 4 (11.43%) Omniture
3 2 (5.71%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.71%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.86%) Lotus
4 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.86%) SAP