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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 70 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Google 11 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.01% 0.11% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 2.45% 0.27% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £23.13 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +28.47%
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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
449 376 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.34% 41.96% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 209 198
Average daily rate £325 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 17
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +22.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.08
% change year-on-year
- -0.41%

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 20 October 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) S/MIME
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 7 (53.85%) Symantec
2 7 (53.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Postini
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (53.85%) Lync
2 7 (53.85%) Unified Communications
2 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (53.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (30.77%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
4 3 (23.08%) Xen
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) IPsec
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Jetty
4 3 (23.08%) SCOM
4 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (23.08%) nginx

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
1 7 (53.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (53.85%) Lync
1 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (23.08%) Jetty
3 3 (23.08%) nginx
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
3 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (23.08%) Google App Engine
1 3 (23.08%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) S/MIME
1 7 (53.85%) Unified Communications
2 3 (23.08%) IPsec
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) FTP
2 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Content Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Development
4 1 (7.69%) Content Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) MI Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
1 3 (23.08%) Servlets
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) Statistics
1 1 (7.69%) Social Media
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITSM
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) Java
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Xen
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (23.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Symantec
2 7 (53.85%) Postini
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Apple