The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
England / North West
Rank 109 127 111
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs citing Google 25 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.95% 0.76% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 2.13% 1.85% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 22
Median daily rate £508 £338 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.37% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £230 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £310
% change year-on-year
- +20.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £15.85 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- -44.38%

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1174 1621 1440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.77% 41.31% 45.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 865 752
Median daily rate £400 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £517 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 86 111
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +107.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.60 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £47.33 £34.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Google
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Google
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +6 13 £538 +138.88% 35
Merseyside +5 6 £515 +58.46% 1
Cheshire +31 5 £338 -17.68% 16
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Google.

1 20 (39.22%) Java
2 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (35.29%) Google Analytics
3 18 (35.29%) Analytics
3 18 (35.29%) Jenkins
4 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (27.45%) Configuration Management
5 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
6 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
6 13 (25.49%) Puppet
6 13 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (23.53%) BDD
7 12 (23.53%) Windows
8 11 (21.57%) .NET
9 10 (19.61%) Web Services
9 10 (19.61%) Python
9 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
9 10 (19.61%) Ansible
9 10 (19.61%) Docker
9 10 (19.61%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (17.65%) DevOps
10 9 (17.65%) GitHub
10 9 (17.65%) Marketing
10 9 (17.65%) Linux
11 8 (15.69%) C#
11 8 (15.69%) HTML
11 8 (15.69%) TDD
11 8 (15.69%) Programme Management

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (13.73%) Drupal
1 7 (13.73%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (11.76%) Apache Spark
3 4 (7.84%) Apache
3 4 (7.84%) nginx
3 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.88%) IIS
4 3 (5.88%) Jetty
4 3 (5.88%) Mongrel
5 2 (3.92%) JBoss
6 1 (1.96%) CMS
6 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.76%) MS Office
3 4 (7.84%) InfoPath
3 4 (7.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.96%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 19 (37.25%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (35.29%) Google Analytics
3 10 (19.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (17.65%) GitHub
5 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (7.84%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (5.88%) Google App Engine
8 2 (3.92%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (3.92%) G Suite
8 2 (3.92%) Google Play
8 2 (3.92%) SaaS
9 1 (1.96%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (1.96%) AdWords
9 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.96%) Silverpop
9 1 (1.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) Internet
2 4 (7.84%) Extranet
2 4 (7.84%) Intranet
3 3 (5.88%) DHCP
3 3 (5.88%) DNS
3 3 (5.88%) FTP
3 3 (5.88%) HTTP
3 3 (5.88%) IPsec
3 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.92%) Bluetooth
4 2 (3.92%) Firewall
4 2 (3.92%) NFC
4 2 (3.92%) SSL
4 2 (3.92%) VoIP
4 2 (3.92%) VPN
5 1 (1.96%) DMZ
5 1 (1.96%) LAN
5 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.96%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) Big Data
2 6 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 5 (9.80%) MySQL
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (3.92%) HDInsight
4 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) Spark SQL
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) DB2
5 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.96%) QlikView
5 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.96%) Redis
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
3 7 (13.73%) Bitbucket
3 7 (13.73%) Cucumber
3 7 (13.73%) JMeter
4 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 5 (9.80%) Ant
5 5 (9.80%) Maven
6 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 3 (5.88%) Android Studio
7 3 (5.88%) Gradle
7 3 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (5.88%) Subversion
7 3 (5.88%) Travis CI
8 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.92%) CruiseControl
8 2 (3.92%) EasyMock
8 2 (3.92%) GoCD
8 2 (3.92%) Hudson
8 2 (3.92%) Selenium
General
1 9 (17.65%) Marketing
2 8 (15.69%) Finance
3 5 (9.80%) Electronics
3 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Advertising
5 1 (1.96%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Developer
2 5 (9.80%) Big Data Engineer
2 5 (9.80%) Consultant
2 5 (9.80%) Data Engineer
2 5 (9.80%) Hadoop Engineer
2 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
3 4 (7.84%) Drupal Consultant
3 4 (7.84%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Android Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Architect
4 3 (5.88%) AWS Developer
4 3 (5.88%) DevOps Specialist
4 3 (5.88%) Web Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Digital Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Drupal Specialist
5 2 (3.92%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.92%) PMO Lead
5 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) .NET
2 10 (19.61%) Web Services
3 8 (15.69%) ELK Stack
3 8 (15.69%) HTML
4 7 (13.73%) CSS
5 6 (11.76%) Spring
5 6 (11.76%) XML
6 5 (9.80%) J2EE
6 5 (9.80%) jQuery
7 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.84%) GWT
7 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.84%) Servlets
7 4 (7.84%) WF
8 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.88%) HTML5
8 3 (5.88%) JMS
8 3 (5.88%) Material Design
9 2 (3.92%) Android SDK
9 2 (3.92%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) User Experience
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) Statistics
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.96%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) DataPower
5 1 (1.96%) Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.96%) Economics
5 1 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Linux
3 6 (11.76%) Android
4 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.84%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.96%) CentOS
6 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.96%) Unix
6 1 (1.96%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) Analytics
3 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (27.45%) Configuration Management
5 12 (23.53%) BDD
6 10 (19.61%) Unit Testing
7 9 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (17.65%) DevOps
8 8 (15.69%) Open Source
8 8 (15.69%) Programme Management
8 8 (15.69%) TDD
9 6 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (11.76%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.80%) Project Management
10 5 (9.80%) Scrum
10 5 (9.80%) SEO
10 5 (9.80%) SOA
11 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) Java
2 10 (19.61%) Python
3 8 (15.69%) C#
4 7 (13.73%) SQL
5 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.84%) C
6 4 (7.84%) Perl
7 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.88%) PHP
8 2 (3.92%) Go
8 2 (3.92%) Korn
8 2 (3.92%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (1.96%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) R
9 1 (1.96%) Scala
9 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
1 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) CISSP
2 1 (1.96%) SANS
2 1 (1.96%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Docker
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Xen
4 1 (1.96%) vCloud
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (25.49%) Puppet
2 10 (19.61%) Ansible
3 8 (15.69%) Kibana
3 8 (15.69%) logstash
4 2 (3.92%) Capistrano
4 2 (3.92%) Nagios
4 2 (3.92%) Terraform
5 1 (1.96%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.96%) QRadar
5 1 (1.96%) Rundeck
5 1 (1.96%) Salt
5 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Splunk
3 6 (11.76%) IBM
4 5 (9.80%) SAP
5 4 (7.84%) Apple
5 4 (7.84%) Nintex
5 4 (7.84%) VMware
6 3 (5.88%) Adobe
6 3 (5.88%) Perforce
6 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.92%) DoubleClick
7 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.96%) Black Duck
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle
8 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.96%) Sonatype
8 1 (1.96%) Sybase
8 1 (1.96%) Tableau
8 1 (1.96%) Veracode
8 1 (1.96%) Yahoo!
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