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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 69 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Google 10 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.97% 0.11% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.20% 0.24% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Average daily rate
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£475 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
- +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £29.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-46.27% +27.56%
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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
455 417 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 44.09% 44.89% 45.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 230 269
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £125 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £446 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 19
Average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £20.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 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 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) S/MIME
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Symantec
2 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Postini
2 5 (38.46%) Lync
2 5 (38.46%) Unified Communications
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (23.08%) DHCP
3 3 (23.08%) FTP
3 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) SSL
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Servlets
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE
3 3 (23.08%) VMware

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (38.46%) Lync
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (23.08%) Jetty
2 3 (23.08%) nginx
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
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) S/MIME
1 5 (38.46%) 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
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 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
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%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) MI Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Servlets
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) Symfony
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
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
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Xen
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Symantec
2 5 (38.46%) Postini
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Facebook
4 2 (15.38%) Twitter
5 1 (7.69%) Zend
5 1 (7.69%) Apple