The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank - 34 36
Contract jobs citing Google 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.75% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.74% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+31.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.50% +2.00%
Google
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
137 115 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 46.44% 43.23% 51.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 68 58
Average daily rate £275 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £81 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £24.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Google across the Leicestershire region.

Google Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Google
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Spring

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) CMS Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef