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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
Rank 60 82 89
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Contract jobs citing Google 26 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.34% 0.79% 0.086%
As % of the Vendors category 6.18% 2.28% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 0
Median daily rate £410 £415 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.20% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £18.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.32% -35.08%

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
421 482 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.93% 34.63% 39.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 322 306
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £304 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 5
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.00 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.35 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Google as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Google.

1 34 (73.91%) HTML
1 34 (73.91%) CSS
1 34 (73.91%) HTML5
2 31 (67.39%) CSS3
3 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (56.52%) Python
4 26 (56.52%) Jenkins
5 25 (54.35%) Linux
5 25 (54.35%) Spring
5 25 (54.35%) Ruby
6 22 (47.83%) JSON
6 22 (47.83%) REST
7 21 (45.65%) Ruby on Rails
7 21 (45.65%) Spring MVC
7 21 (45.65%) Django
7 21 (45.65%) Ajax
7 21 (45.65%) Guice
7 21 (45.65%) Git (software)
7 21 (45.65%) MVC
7 21 (45.65%) C#
8 19 (41.30%) JIRA
8 19 (41.30%) Relational Database
9 18 (39.13%) Scala
9 18 (39.13%) Java
10 17 (36.96%) Scrum
11 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
11 16 (34.78%) HTTP
11 16 (34.78%) Open Source
12 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (32.61%) JavaScript

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 12 (26.09%) Confluence
2 9 (19.57%) Apache
3 5 (10.87%) Apache Spark
3 5 (10.87%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.17%) Edge Animate
1 1 (2.17%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (21.74%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (21.74%) IaaS
3 9 (19.57%) Google Analytics
4 8 (17.39%) Loggly
4 8 (17.39%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) HTTP
2 5 (10.87%) DNS
2 5 (10.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) Relational Database
2 9 (19.57%) MySQL
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (15.22%) Riak
5 5 (10.87%) Hadoop
5 5 (10.87%) HBase
5 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
5 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (10.87%) Redis
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.17%) OLAP
8 1 (2.17%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (2.17%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 26 (56.52%) Jenkins
2 21 (45.65%) Git (software)
3 19 (41.30%) JIRA
4 15 (32.61%) JUnit
5 11 (23.91%) Maven
5 11 (23.91%) Subversion
6 10 (21.74%) Grunt
7 8 (17.39%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.17%) Ant
8 1 (2.17%) Axure RP
8 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.17%) GoogleTest
8 1 (2.17%) JMeter
8 1 (2.17%) Mockito
General
1 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 11 (23.91%) Java Developer
4 8 (17.39%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (8.70%) Java Scala Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Scala Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (4.35%) Designer
7 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Project Director
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.35%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.17%) JSP Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Programme Director
8 1 (2.17%) Scrum Master
8 1 (2.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (73.91%) CSS
1 34 (73.91%) HTML
1 34 (73.91%) HTML5
2 31 (67.39%) CSS3
3 25 (54.35%) Spring
4 22 (47.83%) JSON
4 22 (47.83%) REST
5 21 (45.65%) Ajax
5 21 (45.65%) Django
5 21 (45.65%) Guice
5 21 (45.65%) Ruby on Rails
5 21 (45.65%) Spring MVC
6 14 (30.43%) Play Framework
6 14 (30.43%) RESTful
7 11 (23.91%) jQuery
8 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
9 9 (19.57%) LAMP
9 9 (19.57%) Web Services
10 8 (17.39%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (10.87%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) User Experience
2 5 (10.87%) Replication
3 1 (2.17%) Animation
3 1 (2.17%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) CoreOS
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) MVC
3 17 (36.96%) Scrum
4 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
4 16 (34.78%) Open Source
5 15 (32.61%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (30.43%) Automated Testing
7 13 (28.26%) Software Engineering
8 12 (26.09%) Front End Development
9 11 (23.91%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (23.91%) TDD
9 11 (23.91%) Web Design
10 10 (21.74%) OWASP
11 9 (19.57%) Analytics
11 9 (19.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (19.57%) DevOps
11 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
12 7 (15.22%) Data Integration
12 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
12 7 (15.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) Python
2 25 (54.35%) Ruby
3 21 (45.65%) C#
4 18 (39.13%) Java
4 18 (39.13%) Scala
5 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
6 12 (26.09%) PHP
7 9 (19.57%) SQL
8 8 (17.39%) T-SQL
9 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
10 4 (8.70%) C++
10 4 (8.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Docker
2 5 (10.87%) HDFS
2 5 (10.87%) VirtualBox
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Ansible
1 10 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (21.74%) Puppet
1 10 (21.74%) Salt
2 8 (17.39%) Nagios
2 8 (17.39%) ZABBIX
3 5 (10.87%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Rackspace
2 10 (21.74%) SaltStack
3 8 (17.39%) New Relic
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 8 (17.39%) Splunk
4 7 (15.22%) Tableau
5 5 (10.87%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) Adobe