The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Oxfordshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 48 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Google 3 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.55% 1.74% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 1.60% 3.74% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Average daily rate £300 £165 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -47.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.92% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £16.53 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +16.00%
Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
188 214 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.50% 46.52% 53.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 116 142
Average daily rate £350 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 70
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% -16.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £10.43 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Google
South East

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Witney - 3 £300 - 1
Abingdon - - - -
Oxford - - - - 2
Google
South East

Google
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience Design
1 3 (100.00%) Web Usability
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (33.33%) Axure RP

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience Designer
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience Design
1 3 (100.00%) Web Usability
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript