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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 93 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -
Contract jobs citing Google 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.089% 1.36% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 3.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.46 £26.85 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-42.40% +47.09%
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
581 326 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 51.92% 44.41% 55.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 177 229
Average daily rate £300 £318 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +14.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £247 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 8
Average hourly rate £26.00 £12.18 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.50% -13.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £9.50 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.25 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Tyne and Wear -41 1 - - 7
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (50.00%) Web Operations
2 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) Travis CI
2 2 (50.00%) Jetty
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (50.00%) Google App Engine
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Xen
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Java

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Jetty
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (50.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
1 1 (25.00%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Django
2 1 (25.00%) Guice
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware