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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 201 216 239
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +23
Contract jobs citing Google 247 242 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.02% 0.96% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 2.11% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 190 100
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 3
Average hourly rate £21.56 - £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.61 - £28.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.00 - £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £23.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +32.14%
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
10902 11470 11462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.87% 45.42% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7291 7557 7116
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 229 305
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.75 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 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
(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 -10 46 £350 -15.66% 34
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £328 -
Hammersmith - 2 £450 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Bermondsey - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Clapham - - - - 1
Southwark - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 131 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (27.53%) Analytics
3 125 (26.88%) Java
4 123 (26.45%) JavaScript
5 122 (26.24%) HTML
6 121 (26.02%) Google Analytics
7 97 (20.86%) Android
8 94 (20.22%) CSS
9 82 (17.63%) Android Development
10 75 (16.13%) SQL
11 65 (13.98%) User Experience
12 62 (13.33%) jQuery
13 61 (13.12%) Git (software)
13 61 (13.12%) XML
13 61 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
14 60 (12.90%) TDD
15 59 (12.69%) Marketing
16 56 (12.04%) Degree
17 55 (11.83%) Google Apps
18 54 (11.61%) JSON
19 53 (11.40%) Apple iOS
20 52 (11.18%) E-Commerce
20 52 (11.18%) Scrum
21 50 (10.75%) Windows
22 47 (10.11%) Web Development
23 46 (9.89%) Web Services
23 46 (9.89%) Finance
24 44 (9.46%) Subversion
25 42 (9.03%) CMS
26 41 (8.82%) HTML5

Google
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 42 (9.03%) CMS
2 20 (4.30%) Apache
3 17 (3.66%) Node.js
4 16 (3.44%) ArcGIS
4 16 (3.44%) SAS
5 12 (2.58%) WordPress
6 10 (2.15%) IIS
6 10 (2.15%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.72%) IBM Notes
8 7 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.51%) Lotus Domino
8 7 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (1.08%) nginx
11 4 (0.86%) Jetty
11 4 (0.86%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.86%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.86%) JBoss
11 4 (0.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 26 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.16%) MS Office
3 20 (4.30%) Photoshop
4 12 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 10 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (1.29%) SPSS
8 5 (1.08%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.86%) InDesign
9 4 (0.86%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 121 (26.02%) Google Analytics
2 14 (3.01%) SiteCatalyst
3 10 (2.15%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.65%) Magento
5 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 55 (11.83%) Google Apps
2 18 (3.87%) Google App Engine
3 14 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.94%) Basecamp
4 9 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.08%) Google Compute Engine
6 5 (1.08%) Office 365
7 3 (0.65%) Heroku
7 3 (0.65%) GitHub
8 1 (0.22%) SaaS
8 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.52%) HTTP
2 15 (3.23%) SSL
3 14 (3.01%) Internet
4 13 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (2.58%) Firewall
6 8 (1.72%) VPN
7 6 (1.29%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.08%) Intranet
9 4 (0.86%) LDAP
10 3 (0.65%) DHCP
10 3 (0.65%) FTP
10 3 (0.65%) DNS
10 3 (0.65%) IPsec
11 2 (0.43%) SSH
11 2 (0.43%) BIG-IP
11 2 (0.43%) AMQP
11 2 (0.43%) MPLS
11 2 (0.43%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.43%) LAN
11 2 (0.43%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.17%) MySQL
2 34 (7.31%) SQL Server
3 21 (4.52%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.87%) Big Data
5 17 (3.66%) MongoDB
6 16 (3.44%) NoSQL
7 15 (3.23%) Hadoop
8 12 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.37%) DB2
10 10 (2.15%) Data Mining
11 7 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.29%) Redis
13 5 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
13 5 (1.08%) SQLite
14 3 (0.65%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.65%) CouchDB
15 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (13.12%) Git (software)
2 44 (9.46%) Subversion
3 33 (7.10%) JIRA
4 16 (3.44%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.37%) Selenium
6 10 (2.15%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
7 8 (1.72%) Jasmine
7 8 (1.72%) Bitbucket
7 8 (1.72%) Trac
8 7 (1.51%) Ant
8 7 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.51%) Maven
9 5 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (1.08%) Grunt
9 5 (1.08%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.86%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.86%) Xcode
10 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.65%) Artifactory
General
1 59 (12.69%) Marketing
2 46 (9.89%) Finance
3 29 (6.24%) Publishing
4 20 (4.30%) Banking
4 20 (4.30%) Retail
5 14 (3.01%) Advertising
5 14 (3.01%) Games
6 10 (2.15%) German Language
7 9 (1.94%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.72%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.86%) French Language
11 3 (0.65%) Billing
12 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.43%) Front Office
12 2 (0.43%) Back Office
12 2 (0.43%) Legal
12 2 (0.43%) Automotive
12 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 232 (49.89%) Developer
2 79 (16.99%) Android Developer
3 73 (15.70%) Analyst
4 32 (6.88%) Java Developer
5 28 (6.02%) Senior Developer
6 25 (5.38%) Front-End Developer
7 22 (4.73%) Web Developer
8 15 (3.23%) Administrator
8 15 (3.23%) Data Analyst
9 14 (3.01%) Web Analyst
9 14 (3.01%) Consultant
10 13 (2.80%) Service Analyst
10 13 (2.80%) Software Engineer
10 13 (2.80%) Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (2.15%) PHP Developer
11 10 (2.15%) Python Developer
11 10 (2.15%) UI Developer
11 10 (2.15%) Project Manager
11 10 (2.15%) UI Programmer
12 9 (1.94%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (26.24%) HTML
2 94 (20.22%) CSS
3 62 (13.33%) jQuery
4 61 (13.12%) XML
5 54 (11.61%) JSON
6 46 (9.89%) Web Services
7 41 (8.82%) HTML5
8 39 (8.39%) Google Maps API
9 33 (7.10%) REST
10 29 (6.24%) AngularJS
11 28 (6.02%) CSS3
11 28 (6.02%) SOAP
12 27 (5.81%) .NET
13 26 (5.59%) Ajax
13 26 (5.59%) RESTful
13 26 (5.59%) Android SDK
14 24 (5.16%) Spring
15 20 (4.30%) Servlets
16 18 (3.87%) J2EE
17 17 (3.66%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 65 (13.98%) User Experience
2 61 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.38%) Social Media
4 22 (4.73%) Mobile App
5 21 (4.52%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.66%) Open Source
6 17 (3.66%) Blackberry
7 16 (3.44%) Data Integration
8 14 (3.01%) Visualisation
9 12 (2.58%) iPad
10 11 (2.37%) Statistics
11 10 (2.15%) iPhone
11 10 (2.15%) GIS
12 9 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.94%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.72%) W3C
13 8 (1.72%) Algorithms
14 7 (1.51%) Digital Media
15 6 (1.29%) PKI
15 6 (1.29%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 97 (20.86%) Android
2 53 (11.40%) Apple iOS
3 50 (10.75%) Windows
4 39 (8.39%) Linux
5 9 (1.94%) Windows 8
6 8 (1.72%) Mac OS
6 8 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.51%) CentOS
8 6 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.29%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.29%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.08%) UNIX
9 5 (1.08%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.43%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.43%) Debian
11 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.43%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (27.53%) Analytics
3 82 (17.63%) Android Development
4 60 (12.90%) TDD
5 52 (11.18%) E-Commerce
5 52 (11.18%) Scrum
6 47 (10.11%) Web Development
7 38 (8.17%) MVC
8 37 (7.96%) SEO
9 36 (7.74%) Project Management
10 32 (6.88%) Content Management
10 32 (6.88%) Software Engineering
11 31 (6.67%) BDD
12 30 (6.45%) OO
13 24 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (4.95%) ETL
14 23 (4.95%) Responsive Web Design
15 21 (4.52%) ITIL
16 20 (4.30%) Web Analytics
16 20 (4.30%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 125 (26.88%) Java
2 123 (26.45%) JavaScript
3 75 (16.13%) SQL
4 31 (6.67%) C#
5 30 (6.45%) Python
6 22 (4.73%) PHP
7 13 (2.80%) C++
7 13 (2.80%) C
8 11 (2.37%) Objective-C
9 7 (1.51%) R
10 5 (1.08%) Golang
10 5 (1.08%) Ruby
11 4 (0.86%) Perl
11 4 (0.86%) Google Apps Script
12 3 (0.65%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.65%) Scala
12 3 (0.65%) Groovy
13 2 (0.43%) Haskell
13 2 (0.43%) Erlang
13 2 (0.43%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 56 (12.04%) Degree
2 18 (3.87%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.51%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.08%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.43%) MCP
6 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.94%) QA
2 6 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.08%) vCloud
4 4 (0.86%) Docker
5 3 (0.65%) HDFS
5 3 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.65%) XenApp
6 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.43%) vSphere
7 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.72%) SCCM
2 8 (1.72%) Puppet
3 5 (1.08%) Ansible
4 3 (0.65%) Salt
5 2 (0.43%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.43%) Kibana
5 2 (0.43%) logstash
6 1 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.22%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 38 (8.17%) Facebook
2 31 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.67%) Twitter
3 25 (5.38%) Omniture
4 24 (5.16%) Oracle
5 13 (2.80%) Tableau
5 13 (2.80%) ESRI
5 13 (2.80%) VMware
6 10 (2.15%) Sitecore
6 10 (2.15%) Business Objects
6 10 (2.15%) Xamarin
7 9 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.94%) Adobe
8 8 (1.72%) Lotus
9 7 (1.51%) Zend
10 6 (1.29%) Sophos
10 6 (1.29%) Apple
10 6 (1.29%) Sybase
10 6 (1.29%) Eloqua
10 6 (1.29%) Marketo
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