The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leeds region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 75 76 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing Google 5 1 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.48% 0.11% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 0.24% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 13
Average daily rate
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£475 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £336 £285
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +17.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £23.13 £27.06
% change year-on-year
-30.81% -14.54%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
431 416 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.40% 47.60% 49.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 225 306
Average daily rate £325 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +144.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £18.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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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 1 August 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 10 (66.67%) CSS
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) Internet
3 7 (46.67%) WCAG
3 7 (46.67%) JIRA
3 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) OOP
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (20.00%) S/MIME
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) PHP
5 3 (20.00%) MySQL
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) C++
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Symantec
5 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Lync
5 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (20.00%) Postini

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (20.00%) Lync
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) WebTrends
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (20.00%) S/MIME
2 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Web Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.67%) MI Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (20.00%) OOP
2 3 (20.00%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
2 3 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) PHP5
2 3 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Symantec
2 3 (20.00%) Postini
2 3 (20.00%) Facebook
2 3 (20.00%) Twitter
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) Zend
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