The first table below looks at the demand for Google Maps API 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 Maps API over the 3 months to 16 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Maps
Rank 404 360 402
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +42
Contract jobs citing Google Maps API 12 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.086% 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 16
Average daily rate £325 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £420 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £250
% change year-on-year
- +70.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7212 6331 7720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.14% 28.80% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5195 4589 5102
Average daily rate £400 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 64 76
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £169.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Google Maps API
England

Google Maps API
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google Maps API across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Google Maps API Jobs Demand Trend in London

Google Maps API
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Google Maps API Daily Rate Trend in London

Google Maps API
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Google Maps API Hourly Rate Trend in London

Google Maps API
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 Maps API within the London region over the 3 months to 16 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 -11 4 £320 +6.66% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Google Maps API
England

Google Maps API
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Google Maps API 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 Maps API.

1 34 (100.00%) Google
2 18 (52.94%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) Android
3 16 (47.06%) Facebook
3 16 (47.06%) Twitter
3 16 (47.06%) Android Development
4 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 13 (38.24%) MVC
6 12 (35.29%) HTML
6 12 (35.29%) CSS
6 12 (35.29%) OOP
6 12 (35.29%) OO
6 12 (35.29%) JSON
7 11 (32.35%) Multithreading
7 11 (32.35%) Scrum
7 11 (32.35%) Analytics
8 10 (29.41%) Games
8 10 (29.41%) XML
8 10 (29.41%) C#
8 10 (29.41%) C++
8 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
8 10 (29.41%) Memory Management
8 10 (29.41%) Augmented Reality
9 9 (26.47%) HTTP
9 9 (26.47%) Objective-C
10 8 (23.53%) HTML5
11 7 (20.59%) Mockito
11 7 (20.59%) Domain-Driven Design
11 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
11 7 (20.59%) jMock

Google Maps API
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Google Maps API 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 Maps API. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (8.82%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) Drupal
2 2 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) HTTP
2 6 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
1 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
1 3 (8.82%) RavenDB
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQLite
3 1 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.59%) Mockito
2 7 (20.59%) jMock
3 3 (8.82%) MSTest
3 3 (8.82%) Moq
3 3 (8.82%) Mercurial
3 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.88%) Ant
4 2 (5.88%) JUnit
4 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 2 (5.88%) Maven
4 2 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 10 (29.41%) Games
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Automotive
4 2 (5.88%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Advertising
5 1 (2.94%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Android Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) iOS Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Content Editor
6 2 (5.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Android Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior iOS Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Umbraco Developer
7 1 (2.94%) iPad Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (2.94%) iPhone Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) HTML
1 12 (35.29%) CSS
1 12 (35.29%) JSON
2 10 (29.41%) XML
3 8 (23.53%) HTML5
4 6 (17.65%) Ajax
4 6 (17.65%) CSS3
5 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
5 5 (14.71%) REST
5 5 (14.71%) jQuery
5 5 (14.71%) .NET
6 4 (11.76%) XHTML
6 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (8.82%) Leaflet
7 3 (8.82%) OpenGL ES
7 3 (8.82%) WCF
7 3 (8.82%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (8.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Augmented Reality
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.82%) iPad
5 2 (5.88%) Online Games
6 1 (2.94%) Social Media
6 1 (2.94%) iPhone
6 1 (2.94%) Web 2.0
6 1 (2.94%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Android
2 6 (17.65%) UNIX
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Android Development
2 13 (38.24%) MVC
3 12 (35.29%) OOP
3 12 (35.29%) OO
4 11 (32.35%) Multithreading
4 11 (32.35%) Scrum
4 11 (32.35%) Analytics
5 10 (29.41%) Memory Management
6 7 (20.59%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
6 7 (20.59%) TDD
7 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.71%) Web Development
9 4 (11.76%) iOS Development
10 3 (8.82%) Kanban
10 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.88%) Project Management
11 2 (5.88%) Web Design
11 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 10 (29.41%) C#
3 10 (29.41%) C++
4 9 (26.47%) Objective-C
5 6 (17.65%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Google
2 16 (47.06%) Facebook
2 16 (47.06%) Twitter
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Tableau
4 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.94%) Teradata
4 1 (2.94%) Informatica
4 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.94%) SAP