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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 75 88 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing Google 33 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.25% 1.20% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 6.72% 2.84% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 1
Median daily rate £400 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £28.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-31.19% +79.81%
Google
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
491 703 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.54% 42.05% 44.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 459 275
Median daily rate £375 £360 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £264 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 10
Median hourly rate £12.25 £19.03 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.62% -61.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £37.04 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
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 31 August 2016, 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 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (54.72%) Linux
2 27 (50.94%) CSS
2 27 (50.94%) HTML
3 25 (47.17%) HTML5
4 23 (43.40%) Open Source
5 21 (39.62%) Python
5 21 (39.62%) Ruby
6 20 (37.74%) MVC
6 20 (37.74%) CSS3
6 20 (37.74%) Jenkins
7 19 (35.85%) JSON
7 19 (35.85%) JIRA
7 19 (35.85%) Configuration Management
7 19 (35.85%) HTTP
8 18 (33.96%) C#
8 18 (33.96%) Ajax
8 18 (33.96%) Spring
8 18 (33.96%) Spring MVC
8 18 (33.96%) Django
8 18 (33.96%) Ruby on Rails
8 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (33.96%) Guice
8 18 (33.96%) REST
8 18 (33.96%) User Experience
9 16 (30.19%) Front End Development
10 15 (28.30%) RESTful
10 15 (28.30%) Confluence
10 15 (28.30%) Scrum
10 15 (28.30%) Wireframes

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 15 (28.30%) Confluence
2 7 (13.21%) WordPress
3 5 (9.43%) Apache
3 5 (9.43%) IIS
3 5 (9.43%) Jetty
3 5 (9.43%) Mongrel
3 5 (9.43%) nginx
3 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.43%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 8 (15.09%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.53%) Google Analytics
2 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (13.21%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (13.21%) Google App Engine
3 7 (13.21%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (11.32%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (5.66%) GitHub
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (3.77%) Google Apps
6 2 (3.77%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Office 365
7 1 (1.89%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.85%) HTTP
2 5 (9.43%) DHCP
2 5 (9.43%) DNS
2 5 (9.43%) FTP
2 5 (9.43%) IPsec
2 5 (9.43%) SSL
2 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Jenkins
2 19 (35.85%) JIRA
3 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
3 14 (26.42%) JUnit
3 14 (26.42%) Subversion
4 8 (15.09%) Axure RP
5 6 (11.32%) Travis CI
6 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.89%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 2 (3.77%) Banking
1 2 (3.77%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (15.09%) Designer
3 8 (15.09%) UX Designer
4 7 (13.21%) WordPress Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Android Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Digital Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Contracts Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) CSS
1 27 (50.94%) HTML
2 25 (47.17%) HTML5
3 20 (37.74%) CSS3
4 19 (35.85%) JSON
5 18 (33.96%) Ajax
5 18 (33.96%) Django
5 18 (33.96%) Guice
5 18 (33.96%) REST
5 18 (33.96%) Ruby on Rails
5 18 (33.96%) Spring
5 18 (33.96%) Spring MVC
6 15 (28.30%) RESTful
7 14 (26.42%) Play Framework
8 9 (16.98%) XML
9 7 (13.21%) Google Maps API
9 7 (13.21%) RSS
9 7 (13.21%) XSLT
10 6 (11.32%) LAMP
11 5 (9.43%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) User Experience
2 7 (13.21%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.77%) iPhone
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Android
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (43.40%) Open Source
3 20 (37.74%) MVC
4 19 (35.85%) Configuration Management
5 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (30.19%) Front End Development
7 15 (28.30%) Scrum
7 15 (28.30%) Wireframes
8 14 (26.42%) Automated Testing
8 14 (26.42%) OWASP
8 14 (26.42%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (26.42%) Web Design
9 13 (24.53%) Analytics
9 13 (24.53%) Web Development
10 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (18.87%) Line Management
10 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
11 8 (15.09%) Benchmarking
11 8 (15.09%) Competitor Analysis
11 8 (15.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) Python
1 21 (39.62%) Ruby
2 18 (33.96%) C#
3 14 (26.42%) Java
4 12 (22.64%) Scala
5 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.77%) C
6 2 (3.77%) COBOL
6 2 (3.77%) Perl
6 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.89%) Go
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.89%) CITP
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.43%) Xen
3 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.77%) vSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Adobe
1 8 (15.09%) VMware
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Apple
3 2 (3.77%) Rackspace
3 2 (3.77%) SaltStack