The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 85 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing Google 11 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.68% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 0.39% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -17.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £255 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £295 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £16.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+64.06% -30.81%
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North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
712 511 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 44.03% 41.51% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 284 249
Average daily rate £338 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 36
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +20.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £29.87 £28.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (25.00%) Google App Engine
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (18.75%) Graceful Degradation
3 3 (18.75%) Progressive Enhancement
3 3 (18.75%) User Experience
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Ansible
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Jetty
2 2 (12.50%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SPSS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (25.00%) Google App Engine
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (6.25%) Google Apps
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365
4 1 (6.25%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) FTP
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) BigQuery
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) UI Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Designer
2 3 (18.75%) UI/UX Designer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Django Developer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) Servlets
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) Google Maps API
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) XHTML
4 1 (6.25%) ISPF
4 1 (6.25%) Django
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Progressive Enhancement
2 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (18.75%) Graceful Degradation
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Complex ETL
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) SEO
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) MapBasic
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Mapinfo
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
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