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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 151 187 219
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +32
Contract jobs citing Google 381 295 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.68% 1.26% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 3.96% 3.01% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 209 147
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £211 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.74% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 12
Median hourly rate £23.66 £21.32 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.95% -26.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.54 £18.38 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £23.00 £128.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £28.50 £16.90
% change year-on-year
-36.84% +68.63%
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
9618 9810 11187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.51% 42.00% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6360 6514 7233
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 208 245
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.87 £12.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +21 62 £425 +17.24% 23
Canary Wharf -1 3 £338 -25.00%
Harrow -5 3 £488 +21.87%
Uxbridge +2 2 £375 -6.25% 1
Barking - 2 - -
Brentford - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £475 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 249 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (26.28%) Analytics
3 158 (23.20%) Java
4 147 (21.59%) Amazon AWS
5 145 (21.29%) Google Analytics
6 127 (18.65%) JavaScript
7 118 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 118 (17.33%) Google Apps
8 116 (17.03%) Android
9 108 (15.86%) HTML
10 106 (15.57%) Marketing
11 100 (14.68%) SQL
12 99 (14.54%) Google Cloud Platform
13 91 (13.36%) E-Commerce
14 90 (13.22%) Python
15 89 (13.07%) Finance
16 86 (12.63%) CSS
16 86 (12.63%) TDD
17 85 (12.48%) Windows
18 84 (12.33%) Linux
18 84 (12.33%) Scrum
19 79 (11.60%) AngularJS
20 78 (11.45%) Active Directory
21 76 (11.16%) VMware
22 75 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
22 75 (11.01%) Apple iOS
23 74 (10.87%) Microsoft
23 74 (10.87%) Web Services
24 73 (10.72%) JSON
25 72 (10.57%) Degree

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 36 (5.29%) CMS
2 22 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.79%) Confluence
4 15 (2.20%) OpenStack
5 14 (2.06%) Apache
5 14 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.91%) nginx
7 12 (1.76%) JBoss
7 12 (1.76%) WordPress
8 11 (1.62%) Drupal
8 11 (1.62%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.47%) SAS
9 10 (1.47%) Skype for Business
10 9 (1.32%) Apache Spark
10 9 (1.32%) MS Exchange
11 8 (1.17%) Mule ESB
12 6 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 60 (8.81%) MS Office
2 48 (7.05%) MS Excel
3 21 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 20 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.20%) MS Project
6 14 (2.06%) Photoshop
7 13 (1.91%) Spreadsheet
8 12 (1.76%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (1.17%) SPSS
10 3 (0.44%) InDesign
10 3 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.44%) SOLIDWORKS
10 3 (0.44%) Stata
11 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.15%) Gliffy
12 1 (0.15%) InVision
12 1 (0.15%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 11 (1.62%) WebTrends
2 8 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.17%) Magento
3 4 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.44%) Eikon
4 3 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.44%) Radian6
4 3 (0.44%) Sprinklr
5 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.29%) Shopify
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 147 (21.59%) Amazon AWS
2 145 (21.29%) Google Analytics
3 118 (17.33%) Google Apps
3 118 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 99 (14.54%) Google Cloud Platform
5 52 (7.64%) Google Play
6 40 (5.87%) IaaS
7 38 (5.58%) SaaS
8 37 (5.43%) Office 365
9 36 (5.29%) Trello
10 34 (4.99%) GitHub
11 28 (4.11%) PaaS
12 25 (3.67%) Google App Engine
13 20 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
14 15 (2.20%) Google Compute Engine
15 13 (1.91%) Adobe Analytics
15 13 (1.91%) AdWords
15 13 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
16 12 (1.76%) Google Tag Manager
17 10 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.26%) Firewall
2 21 (3.08%) Internet
3 18 (2.64%) VPN
4 16 (2.35%) DNS
5 13 (1.91%) LDAP
6 12 (1.76%) VoIP
6 12 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (1.62%) HTTP
8 10 (1.47%) Skype
9 9 (1.32%) Intranet
9 9 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
10 8 (1.17%) DMZ
10 8 (1.17%) Network Security
11 7 (1.03%) OpenVPN
12 6 (0.88%) DHCP
12 6 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (0.73%) SMTP
13 5 (0.73%) Wireless
14 4 (0.59%) AMQP
14 4 (0.59%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (5.87%) MySQL
2 33 (4.85%) NoSQL
3 30 (4.41%) MongoDB
4 21 (3.08%) Big Data
4 21 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (2.79%) Hadoop
5 19 (2.79%) Redis
6 16 (2.35%) BigQuery
7 15 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.06%) SQL Server
9 11 (1.62%) Mixpanel
10 9 (1.32%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.88%) Apache Hive
13 6 (0.88%) Neo4j
13 6 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.73%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 69 (10.13%) Git (software)
2 60 (8.81%) Jenkins
3 48 (7.05%) JIRA
4 35 (5.14%) JUnit
5 27 (3.96%) Gradle
6 22 (3.23%) Mockito
7 17 (2.50%) Maven
7 17 (2.50%) Robotium
8 16 (2.35%) Android Studio
8 16 (2.35%) Appium
8 16 (2.35%) git-flow
8 16 (2.35%) Robolectric
9 14 (2.06%) Hamcrest
9 14 (2.06%) jMock
10 11 (1.62%) Selenium
10 11 (1.62%) SonarQube
11 10 (1.47%) Artifactory
11 10 (1.47%) Mercurial
11 10 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 106 (15.57%) Marketing
2 89 (13.07%) Finance
3 46 (6.75%) Retail
4 43 (6.31%) Banking
5 35 (5.14%) Publishing
6 24 (3.52%) Advertising
7 16 (2.35%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.76%) Legal
9 11 (1.62%) Investment Banking
10 10 (1.47%) Games
11 6 (0.88%) Law
11 6 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.73%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.59%) Electronics
14 3 (0.44%) Back Office
14 3 (0.44%) Billing
14 3 (0.44%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.29%) Automotive
16 1 (0.15%) Military
16 1 (0.15%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 198 (29.07%) Developer
2 102 (14.98%) Analyst
3 74 (10.87%) Architect
4 56 (8.22%) Android Developer
5 54 (7.93%) Java Developer
6 39 (5.73%) Cloud Architect
7 35 (5.14%) DevOps Engineer
8 29 (4.26%) Angular Developer
9 25 (3.67%) Business Analyst
9 25 (3.67%) Technical Architect
10 24 (3.52%) Project Manager
11 21 (3.08%) AWS Architect
11 21 (3.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 21 (3.08%) Senior Developer
12 20 (2.94%) Data Analyst
13 19 (2.79%) JavaScript Developer
14 18 (2.64%) Azure Architect
15 17 (2.50%) Consultant
16 16 (2.35%) Support Analyst
17 15 (2.20%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (15.86%) HTML
2 86 (12.63%) CSS
3 79 (11.60%) AngularJS
4 74 (10.87%) Web Services
5 73 (10.72%) JSON
6 72 (10.57%) HTML5
7 68 (9.99%) REST
8 58 (8.52%) RESTful
9 44 (6.46%) CSS3
10 37 (5.43%) XML
11 35 (5.14%) Spring
12 33 (4.85%) .NET
13 32 (4.70%) jQuery
13 32 (4.70%) Node.js
14 30 (4.41%) J2EE
15 29 (4.26%) Android SDK
16 22 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 21 (3.08%) JMS
18 20 (2.94%) iOS SDK
19 18 (2.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (8.08%) User Experience
3 47 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 40 (5.87%) Computer Science
5 29 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (3.52%) Social Media
7 21 (3.08%) Public Cloud
8 20 (2.94%) Visualisation
9 19 (2.79%) Mathematics
10 16 (2.35%) Statistics
11 14 (2.06%) Virtual Team
12 13 (1.91%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.91%) Data Centre
12 13 (1.91%) Private Cloud
13 12 (1.76%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.76%) Smartphone
14 10 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (1.32%) Digital Media
16 8 (1.17%) Economics
17 7 (1.03%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 116 (17.03%) Android
2 85 (12.48%) Windows
3 84 (12.33%) Linux
4 75 (11.01%) Apple iOS
5 23 (3.38%) Windows Server
6 20 (2.94%) Mac OS X
7 17 (2.50%) Ubuntu
8 16 (2.35%) CentOS
8 16 (2.35%) Unix
9 10 (1.47%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.32%) Debian
10 9 (1.32%) Windows 10
11 8 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.17%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.88%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.73%) Mac OS X Server
14 3 (0.44%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (26.28%) Analytics
3 91 (13.36%) E-Commerce
4 86 (12.63%) TDD
5 84 (12.33%) Scrum
6 75 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
7 70 (10.28%) DevOps
8 61 (8.96%) Migration
9 60 (8.81%) Android Development
10 57 (8.37%) Open Source
11 52 (7.64%) Continuous Delivery
12 49 (7.20%) SEO
13 42 (6.17%) Automated Testing
13 42 (6.17%) Unit Testing
14 41 (6.02%) Web Analytics
15 40 (5.87%) BDD
16 38 (5.58%) Digital Marketing
17 36 (5.29%) Stakeholder Management
18 33 (4.85%) iOS Development
18 33 (4.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 158 (23.20%) Java
2 127 (18.65%) JavaScript
3 100 (14.68%) SQL
4 90 (13.22%) Python
5 60 (8.81%) Ruby
6 40 (5.87%) Bash Shell
7 35 (5.14%) C#
8 33 (4.85%) PHP
9 31 (4.55%) Perl
10 23 (3.38%) PowerShell
11 17 (2.50%) Go
11 17 (2.50%) R
12 14 (2.06%) Apple Swift
12 14 (2.06%) C
13 13 (1.91%) C++
14 12 (1.76%) Objective-C
14 12 (1.76%) TypeScript
15 10 (1.47%) Scala
16 8 (1.17%) Groovy
16 8 (1.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (10.57%) Degree
2 38 (5.58%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.52%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.59%) RHCE
7 4 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (0.44%) ACMT
8 3 (0.44%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.44%) CCA
8 3 (0.44%) CISSP
8 3 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (0.44%) ISEB
8 3 (0.44%) MCSE
8 3 (0.44%) MCTS
8 3 (0.44%) PhD
9 2 (0.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.67%) QA
2 10 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 10 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.17%) SLA
4 4 (0.59%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 78 (11.45%) Active Directory
2 56 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (6.46%) Hyper-V
4 33 (4.85%) Docker
5 21 (3.08%) vCloud
6 9 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.17%) Xen
8 7 (1.03%) vSphere
9 6 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.73%) BitLocker
10 5 (0.73%) VirtualBox
10 5 (0.73%) XenApp
10 5 (0.73%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.59%) HDFS
12 3 (0.44%) etcd
12 3 (0.44%) KVM
12 3 (0.44%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.15%) NFS
14 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (4.26%) Ansible
2 27 (3.96%) Puppet
3 24 (3.52%) SCCM
4 18 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (2.06%) Kibana
6 13 (1.91%) Kubernetes
7 12 (1.76%) AirWatch
7 12 (1.76%) Casper Suite
8 11 (1.62%) HAProxy
8 11 (1.62%) logstash
8 11 (1.62%) Salt
8 11 (1.62%) ZABBIX
9 9 (1.32%) Rundeck
10 6 (0.88%) WSUS
11 5 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 4 (0.59%) Nagios
13 3 (0.44%) CFEngine
13 3 (0.44%) Consul
13 3 (0.44%) MOM
Vendors
1 76 (11.16%) VMware
2 74 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 54 (7.93%) Apple
4 41 (6.02%) Adobe
5 40 (5.87%) Facebook
6 28 (4.11%) Cisco
7 27 (3.96%) Tableau
8 22 (3.23%) Red Hat
9 19 (2.79%) Omniture
10 17 (2.50%) Citrix
10 17 (2.50%) Juniper
10 17 (2.50%) Oracle
11 15 (2.20%) Twitter
12 14 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (1.91%) Optimizely
13 13 (1.91%) Rackspace
14 12 (1.76%) Symantec
15 11 (1.62%) IBM
16 9 (1.32%) DoubleClick
16 9 (1.32%) SAP
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day TBC
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eaglecliff Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: Rate: £550 to £600 p/day
Posted: 16 days ago