The first table below looks at the demand for Google Apps skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google Apps over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the London 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Apps
Rank 399 381 415
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +34
Contract jobs citing Google Apps 13 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.037% 0.029%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.66% 1.75% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Average daily rate £450 £300 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.26 £20.00 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.00 £19.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -
Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
783 458 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.24% 2.12% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 331 337
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £16.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £31.85 £76.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
Google Apps
England

Google Apps
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Google Apps Jobs Demand Trend in London

Google Apps
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Google Apps Daily Rate Trend in London

Google Apps
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google Apps across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Google Apps Daily Rate Histogram in London

Google Apps
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Google Apps across the London region.

Google Apps Hourly Rate Trend in London

Google Apps
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google Apps within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 2 £450 -10.00%
Edgware - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Google Apps
England

Google Apps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Google Apps 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 Apps.

1 20 (100.00%) Google
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (25.00%) MS Office
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (20.00%) Wiki
6 4 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL
7 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (15.00%) Apple
7 3 (15.00%) Project Management
7 3 (15.00%) Alfresco
7 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) SaaS
8 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (10.00%) Acronis
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (10.00%) Wyse
8 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (10.00%) Logistics
8 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
8 2 (10.00%) Time Management
8 2 (10.00%) Android

Google Apps
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Google Apps 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 Apps. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Alfresco
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Vectorworks
4 1 (5.00%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) FTP
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Product Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support
5 2 (10.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.00%) Messaging Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Messaging Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Wiki
2 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
1 3 (15.00%) Project Management
1 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (10.00%) Logistics
2 2 (10.00%) Time Management
2 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Google
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Apple
4 2 (10.00%) Acronis
4 2 (10.00%) Wyse
4 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) Adobe
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) Dell KACE
5 1 (5.00%) Meraki