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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 86 79 77
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Google 19 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.01% 0.53% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 1.22% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £275 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -17.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.64 - £17.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £15.85 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+84.54% -46.27%
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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
837 573 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 44.47% 43.12% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 336 240
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £193 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 34 50
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 13 (54.17%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 10 (41.67%) Google App Engine
3 10 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (41.67%) Puppet
3 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (41.67%) DevOps
3 10 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (37.50%) IIS
4 9 (37.50%) HTTP
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (33.33%) J2EE
6 7 (29.17%) Servlets
6 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
6 7 (29.17%) DNS
6 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
6 7 (29.17%) DHCP
6 7 (29.17%) FTP
6 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
6 7 (29.17%) IPsec
6 7 (29.17%) VMware
6 7 (29.17%) Automated Testing
6 7 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (29.17%) Software Delivery
6 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 9 (37.50%) IIS
2 7 (29.17%) Tomcat
2 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
2 7 (29.17%) Jetty
2 7 (29.17%) nginx
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (8.33%) WordPress
3 2 (8.33%) Drupal
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) SPSS
1 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (41.67%) Google App Engine
1 10 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (29.17%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (20.83%) Google Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (8.33%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) MailChimp
6 1 (4.17%) Google Drive
6 1 (4.17%) Office 365
6 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) HTTP
2 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 7 (29.17%) DNS
2 7 (29.17%) DHCP
2 7 (29.17%) FTP
2 7 (29.17%) IPsec
3 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Publishing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) DevOps Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) UI Designer
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Designer
4 3 (12.50%) UI/UX Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) UX Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Django Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Web Editor
6 1 (4.17%) Project Officer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) J2EE
3 7 (29.17%) Servlets
4 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 6 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.50%) XHTML
6 2 (8.33%) SAML
6 2 (8.33%) JSON
6 2 (8.33%) SOAP
6 2 (8.33%) Google Maps API
6 2 (8.33%) HTML5
6 2 (8.33%) REST
6 2 (8.33%) CSS3
6 2 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.17%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) WCF
7 1 (4.17%) Django
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Social Media
2 2 (8.33%) GIS
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Social Network
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) DevOps
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Automated Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (29.17%) Software Delivery
3 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (12.50%) Graceful Degradation
5 3 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
5 3 (12.50%) Web Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) SEO
6 2 (8.33%) Email Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) OOP
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Social Media Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) Online Marketing
7 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) Python
4 3 (12.50%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) MapBasic
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) Groovy
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Puppet
1 10 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Sitecore
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe
3 2 (8.33%) Mapinfo
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