The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 39 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Google 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.59% 1.01% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £23.13 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-24.32% +30.28%
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Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
139 92 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 41.25% 46.46% 51.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 46 63
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.75 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +41.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £11.85 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.25 £17.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) GWT
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Magento
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Google App Engine
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) concrete5
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Symfony

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) concrete5
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) GWT
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Symfony
2 1 (20.00%) Django
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft