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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 202 199 229
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +30
Contract jobs citing Google 211 215 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.99% 0.99% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 2.21% 2.22% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 147 106
Average daily rate
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£400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £281 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 0
Average hourly rate £24.23 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+47.12% +5.40%
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
9544 9705 8961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.96% 44.66% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6261 6202 5712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 212 239
Average hourly rate £19.63 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.94% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.31 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 35 £363 -4.60% 40
Kingston Upon Thames -6 3 £175 -57.57%
Canary Wharf +8 1 - -
Clapham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 2
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Bermondsey - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 148 (31.90%) Analytics
2 144 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (28.66%) Google Analytics
4 108 (23.28%) Java
5 102 (21.98%) JavaScript
6 100 (21.55%) HTML
7 98 (21.12%) Android
8 81 (17.46%) CSS
9 74 (15.95%) User Experience
10 69 (14.87%) Android Development
10 69 (14.87%) Web Services
11 67 (14.44%) Windows
12 64 (13.79%) SQL
12 64 (13.79%) TDD
13 60 (12.93%) Google Apps
14 59 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
15 55 (11.85%) Git (software)
15 55 (11.85%) Apple iOS
16 51 (10.99%) Degree
16 51 (10.99%) E-Commerce
17 50 (10.78%) jQuery
18 49 (10.56%) Marketing
19 48 (10.34%) Security Cleared
20 47 (10.13%) Scrum
21 44 (9.48%) MS Office
22 43 (9.27%) JSON
23 42 (9.05%) HTML5
24 39 (8.41%) Web Development
24 39 (8.41%) Finance
25 38 (8.19%) Linux

Google
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 32 (6.90%) CMS
2 26 (5.60%) Apache
3 19 (4.09%) Node.js
4 12 (2.59%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.37%) WordPress
6 10 (2.16%) ArcGIS
7 7 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (1.51%) SAS
7 7 (1.51%) IIS
7 7 (1.51%) Drupal
8 6 (1.29%) Adobe CQ
8 6 (1.29%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.08%) Lotus Domino
9 5 (1.08%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.86%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.86%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.86%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.65%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 44 (9.48%) MS Office
2 21 (4.53%) Spreadsheet
3 19 (4.09%) MS Excel
4 11 (2.37%) SPSS
5 10 (2.16%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.51%) Photoshop
7 6 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (1.08%) MS Project
8 5 (1.08%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.65%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.22%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 133 (28.66%) Google Analytics
2 20 (4.31%) WebTrends
3 16 (3.45%) SiteCatalyst
4 3 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.43%) Magento
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.22%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 60 (12.93%) Google Apps
2 28 (6.03%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.72%) Google App Engine
5 8 (1.72%) Basecamp
6 5 (1.08%) Heroku
6 5 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.08%) Office 365
7 4 (0.86%) GitHub
8 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.65%) Trello
9 2 (0.43%) SaaS
10 1 (0.22%) PaaS
10 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.39%) Wi-Fi
2 24 (5.17%) HTTP
3 19 (4.09%) Firewall
4 18 (3.88%) Internet
5 16 (3.45%) VPN
6 9 (1.94%) SSL
7 7 (1.51%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.51%) Intranet
8 4 (0.86%) Wireless
8 4 (0.86%) LDAP
8 4 (0.86%) LAN
8 4 (0.86%) VoIP
9 3 (0.65%) POP3
9 3 (0.65%) SMTP
9 3 (0.65%) DHCP
9 3 (0.65%) DNS
9 3 (0.65%) IMAP
10 2 (0.43%) BIG-IP
10 2 (0.43%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.43%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.68%) MySQL
2 19 (4.09%) SQL Server
3 17 (3.66%) Big Data
4 14 (3.02%) MongoDB
5 12 (2.59%) Data Mining
6 11 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.37%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.16%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.51%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.29%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (1.08%) Redis
11 4 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.86%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.65%) RethinkDB
12 3 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.43%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 55 (11.85%) Git (software)
2 35 (7.54%) Subversion
3 20 (4.31%) JIRA
4 19 (4.09%) TeamCity
5 16 (3.45%) Android Studio
6 15 (3.23%) Maven
6 15 (3.23%) JUnit
7 14 (3.02%) Cucumber
8 13 (2.80%) Eclipse
9 11 (2.37%) Calabash
10 9 (1.94%) Selenium
11 8 (1.72%) Grunt
11 8 (1.72%) Jenkins
11 8 (1.72%) Trac
12 7 (1.51%) Jasmine
12 7 (1.51%) Ant
13 5 (1.08%) ClearCase
13 5 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (0.86%) IntelliJ
15 3 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (10.56%) Marketing
2 39 (8.41%) Finance
3 24 (5.17%) Publishing
4 21 (4.53%) Retail
5 19 (4.09%) Banking
6 13 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.16%) Games
8 5 (1.08%) Advertising
8 5 (1.08%) Music Industry
9 4 (0.86%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.86%) German Language
9 4 (0.86%) Legal
10 3 (0.65%) Back Office
10 3 (0.65%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.43%) Turkish Language
11 2 (0.43%) French Language
11 2 (0.43%) Automotive
11 2 (0.43%) Law
11 2 (0.43%) Billing
12 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 180 (38.79%) Developer
2 87 (18.75%) Analyst
3 65 (14.01%) Android Developer
4 33 (7.11%) Senior Developer
5 27 (5.82%) Web Developer
6 25 (5.39%) Product Manager
7 21 (4.53%) Front-End Developer
8 17 (3.66%) Senior Manager
9 16 (3.45%) Senior Android Developer
10 15 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
10 15 (3.23%) Service Analyst
10 15 (3.23%) Senior Product Manager
10 15 (3.23%) Web Analyst
11 13 (2.80%) Performance Analyst
11 13 (2.80%) Data Analyst
12 12 (2.59%) Support Analyst
12 12 (2.59%) Software Engineer
12 12 (2.59%) UI Developer
12 12 (2.59%) UI Programmer
13 11 (2.37%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (21.55%) HTML
2 81 (17.46%) CSS
3 69 (14.87%) Web Services
4 50 (10.78%) jQuery
5 43 (9.27%) JSON
6 42 (9.05%) HTML5
7 36 (7.76%) XML
8 35 (7.54%) RESTful
9 32 (6.90%) REST
9 32 (6.90%) AngularJS
10 31 (6.68%) Google Maps API
11 29 (6.25%) CSS3
12 27 (5.82%) Android SDK
13 26 (5.60%) .NET
14 24 (5.17%) Ajax
15 22 (4.74%) GWT
16 19 (4.09%) J2EE
16 19 (4.09%) SOAP
17 17 (3.66%) Spring
18 13 (2.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 74 (15.95%) User Experience
2 59 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (7.54%) Mobile App
4 17 (3.66%) Visualisation
5 16 (3.45%) Open Source
5 16 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.02%) Statistics
6 14 (3.02%) Social Media
7 13 (2.80%) iPhone
7 13 (2.80%) PKI
8 11 (2.37%) Mobile Payment
9 10 (2.16%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.94%) GIS
10 9 (1.94%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.94%) Digital Media
11 8 (1.72%) Data Integration
12 6 (1.29%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.29%) Wiki
13 5 (1.08%) Psychology
13 5 (1.08%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 98 (21.12%) Android
2 67 (14.44%) Windows
3 55 (11.85%) Apple iOS
4 38 (8.19%) Linux
5 19 (4.09%) Mac OS
6 11 (2.37%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.16%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.51%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.51%) Mac OS X
9 6 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.29%) Ubuntu
9 6 (1.29%) CentOS
10 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.65%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.43%) UNIX
12 2 (0.43%) Debian
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.22%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (31.90%) Analytics
2 144 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (14.87%) Android Development
4 64 (13.79%) TDD
5 51 (10.99%) E-Commerce
6 47 (10.13%) Scrum
7 39 (8.41%) Web Development
8 37 (7.97%) Web Analytics
8 37 (7.97%) OO
9 33 (7.11%) Project Management
10 32 (6.90%) MVC
11 30 (6.47%) BDD
12 27 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (5.82%) OOP
13 25 (5.39%) Unit Testing
14 24 (5.17%) Responsive Web Design
15 22 (4.74%) ITIL
15 22 (4.74%) Content Management
16 19 (4.09%) Data Analysis
16 19 (4.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 108 (23.28%) Java
2 102 (21.98%) JavaScript
3 64 (13.79%) SQL
4 38 (8.19%) Python
5 25 (5.39%) Ruby
6 24 (5.17%) C#
7 21 (4.53%) PHP
8 18 (3.88%) C
9 12 (2.59%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.37%) Objective-C
11 10 (2.16%) C++
12 6 (1.29%) R
13 5 (1.08%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.86%) Golang
15 3 (0.65%) Clojure
15 3 (0.65%) Haskell
15 3 (0.65%) Erlang
15 3 (0.65%) VBA
15 3 (0.65%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.43%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 51 (10.99%) Degree
2 48 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 32 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.02%) CTC Cleared
5 6 (1.29%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.43%) MCSE
6 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.43%) VCP4
7 1 (0.22%) MCP
7 1 (0.22%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.22%) PMP
7 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.09%) QA
2 4 (0.86%) SLA
3 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.08%) vCloud
3 5 (1.08%) Docker
4 3 (0.65%) XenApp
4 3 (0.65%) vSphere
4 3 (0.65%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.43%) Xen
6 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (2.80%) SCCM
2 11 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.51%) Ansible
3 7 (1.51%) Puppet
4 2 (0.43%) FreeIPA
4 2 (0.43%) cPanel
4 2 (0.43%) Salt
5 1 (0.22%) Kibana
5 1 (0.22%) logstash
5 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (7.54%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.96%) Omniture
3 21 (4.53%) Adobe
4 20 (4.31%) Facebook
5 17 (3.66%) Oracle
6 16 (3.45%) Twitter
6 16 (3.45%) Tableau
7 13 (2.80%) Sophos
7 13 (2.80%) VMware
8 12 (2.59%) Apple
9 8 (1.72%) ESRI
10 7 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.51%) HP
10 7 (1.51%) Citrix
11 6 (1.29%) Mapinfo
12 5 (1.08%) Sybase
12 5 (1.08%) Autodesk
12 5 (1.08%) hybris
12 5 (1.08%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.86%) DoubleClick
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Rate: £29,550 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
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Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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City of London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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London
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