The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 164 189 216
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +27
Contract jobs citing Google 316 288 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.46% 1.23% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 3.56% 2.78% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 181 167
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 2
Median hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £16.35 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £30.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £23.09 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.97% +15.46%
Google
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8871 10367 10246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.10% 44.27% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6089 6860 6573
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 255 202
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £52.17 £32.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+15.24% +7.19%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Google as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in London

Google
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in London

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in London

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in London

Google
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Google Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Google
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +49 51 £400 +3.22% 33
Kingston Upon Thames +4 4 £675 +93.46%
Croydon -11 4 £480 +12.94%
Bromley - 1 £350 -
Westminster - 1 £575 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £338 -
Wimbledon - 1 £440 -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 London region with a requirement for Google.

1 211 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (31.09%) Java
3 173 (29.08%) Analytics
4 145 (24.37%) Google Analytics
5 131 (22.02%) Amazon AWS
6 120 (20.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 117 (19.66%) JavaScript
8 108 (18.15%) Scrum
9 103 (17.31%) TDD
9 103 (17.31%) Git (software)
10 97 (16.30%) Android
10 97 (16.30%) Microsoft Azure
11 89 (14.96%) HTML
12 87 (14.62%) Python
13 85 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 85 (14.29%) Google Apps
14 82 (13.78%) E-Commerce
14 82 (13.78%) CSS
15 80 (13.45%) Finance
16 79 (13.28%) Web Services
16 79 (13.28%) Marketing
17 77 (12.94%) Linux
18 75 (12.61%) Open Source
19 74 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
19 74 (12.44%) REST
20 71 (11.93%) J2EE
21 69 (11.60%) JSON
21 69 (11.60%) Jenkins
22 68 (11.43%) DevOps
22 68 (11.43%) SQL

Google
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 40 (6.72%) CMS
2 34 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 24 (4.03%) Confluence
4 18 (3.03%) Apache
4 18 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.86%) Apache TomEE
6 15 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (2.35%) WebSphere
8 13 (2.18%) nginx
9 9 (1.51%) MS Exchange
9 9 (1.51%) WordPress
10 8 (1.34%) Drupal
10 8 (1.34%) JBoss
10 8 (1.34%) Skype for Business
11 6 (1.01%) Jetty
11 6 (1.01%) Mule ESB
11 6 (1.01%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.01%) SAS
12 5 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.84%) IIS
Applications
1 40 (6.72%) MS Office
2 36 (6.05%) MS Excel
3 28 (4.71%) MS Visio
4 18 (3.03%) MS Project
5 15 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.52%) Photoshop
6 12 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (1.51%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (1.01%) SPSS
9 5 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.50%) InVision
11 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.34%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.34%) Gliffy
11 2 (0.34%) Pixate
12 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.17%) Adobe SpeedGrade
12 1 (0.17%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 20 (3.36%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (1.68%) WebTrends
3 8 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.67%) Magento
6 3 (0.50%) BigMachines
6 3 (0.50%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.34%) Eikon
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.34%) Radian6
7 2 (0.34%) Revive Adserver
7 2 (0.34%) Shopify
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.17%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 145 (24.37%) Google Analytics
2 131 (22.02%) Amazon AWS
3 120 (20.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 97 (16.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 85 (14.29%) Google Apps
6 44 (7.39%) Google Play
7 39 (6.55%) Google App Engine
8 38 (6.39%) GitHub
9 34 (5.71%) Office 365
10 24 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
11 23 (3.87%) SaaS
12 20 (3.36%) AdWords
12 20 (3.36%) IaaS
13 16 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
14 15 (2.52%) Adobe Analytics
15 12 (2.02%) PaaS
16 10 (1.68%) Azure Active Directory
16 10 (1.68%) Lucidchart
17 9 (1.51%) Google Compute Engine
18 8 (1.34%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.37%) Internet
2 16 (2.69%) Firewall
2 16 (2.69%) HTTP
3 15 (2.52%) VPN
4 14 (2.35%) DNS
5 12 (2.02%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.51%) Wireless
7 8 (1.34%) SMTP
8 7 (1.18%) DMZ
8 7 (1.18%) LDAP
9 6 (1.01%) DHCP
9 6 (1.01%) Reverse Proxy
9 6 (1.01%) SSL
10 5 (0.84%) FTP
10 5 (0.84%) Intranet
10 5 (0.84%) LAN
10 5 (0.84%) OpenVPN
10 5 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (0.84%) SMS
10 5 (0.84%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.89%) MySQL
2 39 (6.55%) MongoDB
3 27 (4.54%) NoSQL
4 23 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (3.36%) BigQuery
6 18 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 17 (2.86%) Redis
8 16 (2.69%) Big Data
9 15 (2.52%) SQL Server
10 11 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 11 (1.85%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.34%) Neo4j
11 8 (1.34%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.18%) DB2
13 6 (1.01%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.01%) Couchbase
13 6 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.84%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 103 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 69 (11.60%) Jenkins
3 67 (11.26%) JIRA
4 37 (6.22%) JUnit
5 29 (4.87%) Mockito
6 25 (4.20%) Gradle
7 24 (4.03%) Maven
8 15 (2.52%) Android Studio
9 13 (2.18%) Robotium
10 12 (2.02%) Appium
10 12 (2.02%) Robolectric
11 11 (1.85%) Cucumber
11 11 (1.85%) git-flow
11 11 (1.85%) Hamcrest
11 11 (1.85%) JBehave
11 11 (1.85%) jMock
11 11 (1.85%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.68%) Artifactory
13 9 (1.51%) JIRA Agile
13 9 (1.51%) Travis CI
General
1 80 (13.45%) Finance
2 79 (13.28%) Marketing
3 28 (4.71%) Retail
4 25 (4.20%) Banking
5 21 (3.53%) Advertising
5 21 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.36%) Publishing
7 10 (1.68%) Games
7 10 (1.68%) Legal
8 8 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.18%) Electronics
10 5 (0.84%) Automotive
10 5 (0.84%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.67%) Law
12 3 (0.50%) Billing
12 3 (0.50%) Danish Language
13 1 (0.17%) Back Office
13 1 (0.17%) French Language
13 1 (0.17%) Military
13 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 191 (32.10%) Developer
2 79 (13.28%) Analyst
3 65 (10.92%) Java Developer
4 55 (9.24%) Architect
5 52 (8.74%) Android Developer
6 37 (6.22%) Senior Developer
7 33 (5.55%) DevOps Engineer
8 28 (4.71%) Project Manager
9 24 (4.03%) Scrum Master
10 21 (3.53%) Cloud Architect
10 21 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
11 20 (3.36%) Consultant
12 19 (3.19%) Technical Architect
13 18 (3.03%) Business Analyst
14 17 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 17 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
15 15 (2.52%) AWS Developer
16 14 (2.35%) Junior
17 13 (2.18%) Cloud Developer
17 13 (2.18%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (14.96%) HTML
2 82 (13.78%) CSS
3 79 (13.28%) Web Services
4 74 (12.44%) REST
5 71 (11.93%) J2EE
6 69 (11.60%) JSON
7 54 (9.08%) AngularJS
8 53 (8.91%) HTML5
9 51 (8.57%) RESTful
10 50 (8.40%) Spring
11 33 (5.55%) jQuery
11 33 (5.55%) XML
12 32 (5.38%) CSS3
13 31 (5.21%) Node.js
14 30 (5.04%) .NET
15 28 (4.71%) Hibernate
16 26 (4.37%) JMS
17 23 (3.87%) Android SDK
17 23 (3.87%) SOAP
18 21 (3.53%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.24%) Mobile App
2 48 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (7.56%) User Experience
4 37 (6.22%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (6.05%) Social Media
6 20 (3.36%) Algorithms
7 17 (2.86%) iPad
8 15 (2.52%) Computer Science
9 12 (2.02%) Data Structures
9 12 (2.02%) Fintech
10 10 (1.68%) Digital Media
10 10 (1.68%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.51%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.51%) Smartphone
11 9 (1.51%) Statistics
12 8 (1.34%) Public Cloud
12 8 (1.34%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.34%) Visualisation
13 7 (1.18%) Copywriting
14 6 (1.01%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 97 (16.30%) Android
2 77 (12.94%) Linux
3 65 (10.92%) Windows
4 61 (10.25%) Apple iOS
5 19 (3.19%) CentOS
6 18 (3.03%) Mac OS X
6 18 (3.03%) Unix
7 17 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 10 (1.68%) Windows Server
9 9 (1.51%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.34%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.01%) AIX
12 6 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.84%) Debian
13 5 (0.84%) Mac OS X Server
13 5 (0.84%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (35.46%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (29.08%) Analytics
3 108 (18.15%) Scrum
4 103 (17.31%) TDD
5 82 (13.78%) E-Commerce
6 75 (12.61%) Open Source
7 74 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
8 68 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
8 68 (11.43%) DevOps
9 56 (9.41%) Android Development
10 47 (7.90%) CRM
11 44 (7.39%) BDD
12 41 (6.89%) SEO
13 38 (6.39%) Digital Marketing
14 35 (5.88%) Project Management
15 34 (5.71%) ITIL
15 34 (5.71%) Unit Testing
16 33 (5.55%) Front End Development
17 31 (5.21%) Migration
17 31 (5.21%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 185 (31.09%) Java
2 117 (19.66%) JavaScript
3 87 (14.62%) Python
4 68 (11.43%) SQL
5 50 (8.40%) Ruby
6 43 (7.23%) PHP
7 41 (6.89%) Bash Shell
8 34 (5.71%) Perl
9 27 (4.54%) PowerShell
10 21 (3.53%) C#
11 20 (3.36%) C
12 16 (2.69%) Go
13 11 (1.85%) VBA
14 10 (1.68%) C++
14 10 (1.68%) Scala
15 9 (1.51%) Apple Swift
15 9 (1.51%) Groovy
16 8 (1.34%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.34%) T-SQL
17 7 (1.18%) F#
Qualifications
1 44 (7.39%) Degree
2 18 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (1.34%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.84%) PhD
7 4 (0.67%) MCSE
7 4 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.50%) ACMT
8 3 (0.50%) CCA
8 3 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.50%) MCTS
9 2 (0.34%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.34%) CCNP
9 2 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.34%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.34%) ISEB
9 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.86%) QA
2 7 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.84%) SLA
5 2 (0.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 56 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 38 (6.39%) Docker
3 36 (6.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.18%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.85%) vCloud
5 11 (1.85%) Xen
6 8 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.01%) vSphere
8 5 (0.84%) etcd
8 5 (0.84%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.84%) XenApp
9 4 (0.67%) BitLocker
9 4 (0.67%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.50%) GlusterFS
10 3 (0.50%) KVM
10 3 (0.50%) NFS
10 3 (0.50%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.34%) flannel
11 2 (0.34%) LXC
Systems Management
1 32 (5.38%) Ansible
2 25 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (4.20%) Puppet
3 21 (3.53%) Kubernetes
4 17 (2.86%) SCCM
5 12 (2.02%) HAProxy
5 12 (2.02%) Salt
6 10 (1.68%) logstash
7 9 (1.51%) Kibana
8 8 (1.34%) AirWatch
8 8 (1.34%) Casper Suite
8 8 (1.34%) ZABBIX
9 7 (1.18%) Rundeck
10 5 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 4 (0.67%) Nagios
11 4 (0.67%) WSUS
12 3 (0.50%) Bacula
12 3 (0.50%) Cacti
12 3 (0.50%) Consul
Vendors
1 85 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 49 (8.24%) VMware
3 41 (6.89%) Adobe
4 37 (6.22%) Oracle
5 36 (6.05%) Apple
5 36 (6.05%) Facebook
6 21 (3.53%) Omniture
6 21 (3.53%) Red Hat
7 20 (3.36%) Cisco
8 19 (3.19%) Citrix
9 18 (3.03%) Atlassian
10 17 (2.86%) CyberSource
11 16 (2.69%) Optimizely
11 16 (2.69%) Twitter
12 15 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (2.35%) Tableau
14 12 (2.02%) IBM
14 12 (2.02%) Rackspace
15 11 (1.85%) Juniper
15 11 (1.85%) SAP
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