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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 31 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Google 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.79% 0.49% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 0.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £283
% change year-on-year
- +15.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £29.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-45.08% +27.56%
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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
116 101 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 45.85% 49.51% 54.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 54 75
Average daily rate £344 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £526 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 6
Average hourly rate £16.50 £23.75 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.52% +42.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £12.00 £11.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.75 £22.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) GWT
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Magento
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) concrete5
2 1 (16.67%) Google Apps
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (16.67%) concrete5
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
1 1 (16.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMTP
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) GWT
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) Symfony
2 1 (16.67%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft