The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 103 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -7
Contract jobs citing Google 10 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.76% 1.52% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.41% 3.63% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 2
Median daily rate £430 £500 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +78.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £328 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £548 £284
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £386 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.09% +18.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £28.50 £16.90
% change year-on-year
-36.84% +68.63%
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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
710 468 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 53.79% 41.90% 43.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 253 163
Median daily rate £320 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £280 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £560 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 36 31
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -7.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.90 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Google as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Google
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Google
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Tyne and Wear -36 10 £430 -14.00% 1
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 North East region with a requirement for Google.

1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Python
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Apache
3 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
3 7 (53.85%) HTTP
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Ruby
3 7 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (53.85%) Xen
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (53.85%) Open Source
3 7 (53.85%) Puppet
3 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
3 7 (53.85%) DevOps
4 6 (46.15%) REST
4 6 (46.15%) Guice
4 6 (46.15%) JSON
4 6 (46.15%) Spring
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) J2EE
5 5 (38.46%) Servlets
5 5 (38.46%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) .NET

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 7 (53.85%) Apache
1 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
2 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 5 (38.46%) Jetty
2 5 (38.46%) Mongrel
2 5 (38.46%) nginx
2 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
3 2 (15.38%) Confluence
3 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (38.46%) Google App Engine
2 5 (38.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (23.08%) IaaS
3 3 (23.08%) PaaS
3 3 (23.08%) SaaS
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (15.38%) DigitalOcean
4 2 (15.38%) GitHub
4 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) HP Helion
4 2 (15.38%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) HTTP
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) FTP
2 5 (38.46%) IPsec
2 5 (38.46%) SSL
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) DataStage
2 2 (15.38%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 5 (38.46%) Travis CI
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) Subversion
4 2 (15.38%) GitLab
4 2 (15.38%) JUnit
4 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (46.15%) Guice
2 6 (46.15%) J2EE
2 6 (46.15%) JSON
2 6 (46.15%) REST
2 6 (46.15%) Spring
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) Ajax
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) CSS3
3 5 (38.46%) Django
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) Servlets
3 5 (38.46%) Spring MVC
4 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (15.38%) LAMP
4 2 (15.38%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (15.38%) Play Framework
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) CentOS
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
1 7 (53.85%) Open Source
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 2 (15.38%) OWASP
5 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) Ruby
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) Jython
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) Scala
6 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (23.08%) MCSA
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (53.85%) Xen
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (15.38%) Ansible
3 2 (15.38%) Nagios
3 2 (15.38%) OpenNMS
3 2 (15.38%) ZABBIX
3 2 (15.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Rackspace
2 2 (15.38%) SaltStack
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle