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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 145 179 216
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +37
Contract jobs citing Google 392 292 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.77% 1.24% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 4.27% 2.83% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 199 164
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £17.40 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £30.00 £39.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.31 £24.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +50.00%
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
9183 10317 10120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.44% 43.71% 44.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6235 6829 6390
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 261 218
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.87 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 70 £400 +17.64% 29
Kingston Upon Thames +5 4 £675 +93.46%
Canary Wharf - 3 £338 -
Croydon -16 2 £480 +8.16%
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £575 -
Wimbledon - 1 £440 -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 274 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (31.18%) Java
3 172 (25.79%) Analytics
4 149 (22.34%) Amazon AWS
5 145 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 136 (20.39%) Google Analytics
7 134 (20.09%) Google Cloud Platform
8 127 (19.04%) Scrum
9 115 (17.24%) TDD
9 115 (17.24%) Google Apps
10 112 (16.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 111 (16.64%) Android
12 109 (16.34%) Git (software)
13 104 (15.59%) HTML
14 97 (14.54%) CSS
15 92 (13.79%) Python
16 90 (13.49%) Web Services
17 89 (13.34%) Linux
17 89 (13.34%) Microsoft
18 86 (12.89%) Finance
19 85 (12.74%) SQL
19 85 (12.74%) Continuous Integration
20 84 (12.59%) E-Commerce
20 84 (12.59%) Marketing
21 82 (12.29%) Open Source
22 78 (11.69%) Jenkins
22 78 (11.69%) Windows
23 77 (11.54%) VMware
23 77 (11.54%) AngularJS
24 76 (11.39%) REST

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 39 (5.85%) CMS
2 33 (4.95%) Tomcat
3 24 (3.60%) Confluence
4 23 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.55%) Apache
5 17 (2.55%) Apache TomEE
6 15 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (2.10%) nginx
8 13 (1.95%) Skype for Business
8 13 (1.95%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.65%) WordPress
10 9 (1.35%) JBoss
11 8 (1.20%) MS Exchange
11 8 (1.20%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.05%) Mule ESB
12 7 (1.05%) SAS
13 6 (0.90%) Drupal
14 5 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 67 (10.04%) MS Office
2 36 (5.40%) MS Excel
3 31 (4.65%) MS Visio
4 21 (3.15%) MS Project
5 17 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (2.10%) Photoshop
7 12 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (1.50%) OmniGraffle
9 7 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.90%) SPSS
11 3 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.30%) Gliffy
12 2 (0.30%) InVision
13 1 (0.15%) InDesign
13 1 (0.15%) Pixate
13 1 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 20 (3.00%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (1.65%) WebTrends
3 8 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.60%) Magento
6 3 (0.45%) BigMachines
6 3 (0.45%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.45%) Sprinklr
7 2 (0.30%) Eikon
7 2 (0.30%) Radian6
7 2 (0.30%) Revive Adserver
7 2 (0.30%) Shopify
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 149 (22.34%) Amazon AWS
2 136 (20.39%) Google Analytics
3 134 (20.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 115 (17.24%) Google Apps
5 112 (16.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 50 (7.50%) Google Play
7 44 (6.60%) Google App Engine
8 43 (6.45%) Office 365
9 36 (5.40%) GitHub
10 33 (4.95%) Trello
11 32 (4.80%) SaaS
12 29 (4.35%) IaaS
13 24 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
14 18 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
15 17 (2.55%) AdWords
16 15 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
17 13 (1.95%) Adobe Analytics
17 13 (1.95%) Google Compute Engine
17 13 (1.95%) PaaS
18 11 (1.65%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.60%) Firewall
1 24 (3.60%) Internet
2 18 (2.70%) DNS
3 16 (2.40%) HTTP
3 16 (2.40%) VPN
4 13 (1.95%) LDAP
5 12 (1.80%) VoIP
6 11 (1.65%) Skype
6 11 (1.65%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.35%) Wireless
8 8 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (1.05%) DMZ
9 7 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
10 6 (0.90%) DHCP
10 6 (0.90%) OpenVPN
10 6 (0.90%) SSL
11 5 (0.75%) FTP
11 5 (0.75%) LAN
11 5 (0.75%) SMS
11 5 (0.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.15%) MySQL
2 40 (6.00%) MongoDB
3 37 (5.55%) NoSQL
4 24 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (3.15%) BigQuery
6 19 (2.85%) Redis
7 16 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.10%) Big Data
9 13 (1.95%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.95%) SQL Server
10 12 (1.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (1.50%) Relational Database
13 9 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (1.20%) Neo4j
15 7 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (1.05%) DB2
15 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.75%) Power BI
16 5 (0.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 109 (16.34%) Git (software)
2 78 (11.69%) Jenkins
3 71 (10.64%) JIRA
4 44 (6.60%) JUnit
5 33 (4.95%) Mockito
6 28 (4.20%) Maven
7 24 (3.60%) Gradle
8 17 (2.55%) Robotium
9 16 (2.40%) Robolectric
10 15 (2.25%) Appium
11 14 (2.10%) Android Studio
11 14 (2.10%) git-flow
11 14 (2.10%) Hamcrest
11 14 (2.10%) jMock
12 12 (1.80%) JBehave
13 11 (1.65%) Artifactory
13 11 (1.65%) Cucumber
13 11 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (1.65%) TeamCity
14 10 (1.50%) Travis CI
General
1 86 (12.89%) Finance
2 84 (12.59%) Marketing
3 41 (6.15%) Banking
4 34 (5.10%) Retail
5 23 (3.45%) Advertising
5 23 (3.45%) Publishing
6 20 (3.00%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.65%) Games
8 10 (1.50%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.35%) Legal
10 7 (1.05%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.90%) Electronics
12 5 (0.75%) Automotive
13 4 (0.60%) Law
14 3 (0.45%) Billing
15 2 (0.30%) Danish Language
16 1 (0.15%) Back Office
16 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.15%) Military
16 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 226 (33.88%) Developer
2 78 (11.69%) Analyst
2 78 (11.69%) Java Developer
3 67 (10.04%) Architect
4 56 (8.40%) Android Developer
5 39 (5.85%) Senior Developer
6 38 (5.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 30 (4.50%) Project Manager
8 25 (3.75%) Cloud Architect
8 25 (3.75%) Technical Architect
9 24 (3.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 24 (3.60%) Scrum Master
10 22 (3.30%) Business Analyst
10 22 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
11 21 (3.15%) Senior Java Developer
12 19 (2.85%) AWS Developer
13 17 (2.55%) Angular Developer
13 17 (2.55%) C# Developer
14 16 (2.40%) Consultant
15 15 (2.25%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (15.59%) HTML
2 97 (14.54%) CSS
3 90 (13.49%) Web Services
4 77 (11.54%) AngularJS
5 76 (11.39%) REST
6 71 (10.64%) J2EE
7 69 (10.34%) JSON
8 67 (10.04%) HTML5
9 58 (8.70%) RESTful
10 54 (8.10%) Spring
11 41 (6.15%) CSS3
11 41 (6.15%) Node.js
12 37 (5.55%) .NET
12 37 (5.55%) jQuery
13 32 (4.80%) XML
14 31 (4.65%) Hibernate
15 27 (4.05%) JMS
16 25 (3.75%) Android SDK
17 21 (3.15%) iOS SDK
17 21 (3.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.55%) Mobile App
2 52 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (7.65%) User Experience
4 39 (5.85%) Social Media
5 38 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (4.35%) Computer Science
7 18 (2.70%) Algorithms
8 17 (2.55%) iPad
9 16 (2.40%) Virtual Team
10 13 (1.95%) Public Cloud
11 12 (1.80%) Fintech
12 11 (1.65%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.65%) Digital Media
13 10 (1.50%) Management Information System
14 9 (1.35%) Mathematics
14 9 (1.35%) Smartphone
15 8 (1.20%) Visualisation
16 7 (1.05%) Blackberry
16 7 (1.05%) Replication
16 7 (1.05%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 111 (16.64%) Android
2 89 (13.34%) Linux
3 78 (11.69%) Windows
4 74 (11.09%) Apple iOS
5 23 (3.45%) Mac OS X
6 22 (3.30%) Windows Server
7 18 (2.70%) CentOS
8 16 (2.40%) Ubuntu
9 15 (2.25%) Unix
10 11 (1.65%) Windows 8
11 9 (1.35%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.20%) Windows 10
13 7 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (1.05%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.90%) AIX
15 5 (0.75%) Mac OS X Server
15 5 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (0.60%) Debian
16 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (25.79%) Analytics
3 127 (19.04%) Scrum
4 115 (17.24%) TDD
5 85 (12.74%) Continuous Integration
6 84 (12.59%) E-Commerce
7 82 (12.29%) Open Source
8 76 (11.39%) DevOps
9 75 (11.24%) Continuous Delivery
10 60 (9.00%) Android Development
11 50 (7.50%) Migration
12 49 (7.35%) CRM
13 45 (6.75%) BDD
13 45 (6.75%) Unit Testing
14 41 (6.15%) Front End Development
15 39 (5.85%) SDLC
16 37 (5.55%) Automated Testing
17 36 (5.40%) ITIL
17 36 (5.40%) Pair Programming
17 36 (5.40%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 208 (31.18%) Java
2 145 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 92 (13.79%) Python
4 85 (12.74%) SQL
5 61 (9.15%) Ruby
6 46 (6.90%) PHP
7 43 (6.45%) Bash Shell
8 34 (5.10%) C#
8 34 (5.10%) Perl
9 25 (3.75%) PowerShell
10 20 (3.00%) C
11 17 (2.55%) Go
12 12 (1.80%) Apple Swift
13 11 (1.65%) C++
14 10 (1.50%) Scala
15 9 (1.35%) Groovy
15 9 (1.35%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.20%) F#
17 7 (1.05%) TypeScript
17 7 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (8.40%) Degree
2 33 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.75%) PhD
6 4 (0.60%) ISEB
7 3 (0.45%) ACMT
7 3 (0.45%) CCA
7 3 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.45%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.45%) MCSE
7 3 (0.45%) MCTS
7 3 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.30%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) CCNP
8 2 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.15%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.70%) QA
2 8 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.90%) SLA
4 5 (0.75%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.30%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 73 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 56 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (6.45%) Docker
4 40 (6.00%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.80%) vCloud
5 12 (1.80%) Xen
6 8 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (1.05%) vSphere
8 6 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.75%) BitLocker
9 5 (0.75%) etcd
9 5 (0.75%) VirtualBox
9 5 (0.75%) XenApp
9 5 (0.75%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.45%) GlusterFS
10 3 (0.45%) KVM
10 3 (0.45%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.30%) flannel
11 2 (0.30%) LXC
11 2 (0.30%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 39 (5.85%) Ansible
2 28 (4.20%) Puppet
3 27 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (3.15%) Kubernetes
4 21 (3.15%) SCCM
5 13 (1.95%) Salt
6 12 (1.80%) Casper Suite
7 11 (1.65%) AirWatch
7 11 (1.65%) HAProxy
8 10 (1.50%) logstash
9 9 (1.35%) Kibana
9 9 (1.35%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.20%) Rundeck
11 5 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (0.75%) WSUS
12 3 (0.45%) Consul
12 3 (0.45%) Nagios
13 2 (0.30%) CA Wily
13 2 (0.30%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 89 (13.34%) Microsoft
2 77 (11.54%) VMware
3 51 (7.65%) Apple
4 39 (5.85%) Adobe
5 37 (5.55%) Facebook
5 37 (5.55%) Oracle
6 23 (3.45%) Cisco
7 20 (3.00%) Red Hat
8 19 (2.85%) Atlassian
9 18 (2.70%) Citrix
10 17 (2.55%) CyberSource
11 16 (2.40%) IBM
11 16 (2.40%) Omniture
11 16 (2.40%) Optimizely
12 15 (2.25%) Juniper
13 14 (2.10%) Rackspace
13 14 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (2.10%) Tableau
13 14 (2.10%) Twitter
14 11 (1.65%) Symantec
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