The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 59 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Google 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.14% 0.42% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.02% 0.84% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £175 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -45.90%
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 £17.18 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-7.71% -39.73%

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
396 475 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 56.57% 50.26% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 259 229
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 42 5
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for Google.

1 7 (53.85%) Internet
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
1 7 (53.85%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) Google Drive
2 6 (46.15%) OneDrive
2 6 (46.15%) Case Management
2 6 (46.15%) Business Development
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) Mandarin Language
2 6 (46.15%) Spanish Language
2 6 (46.15%) PLM
2 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
2 6 (46.15%) Economics
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) Data Architecture
2 6 (46.15%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (46.15%) Office 365
2 6 (46.15%) Business Transformation
2 6 (46.15%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Change Management
2 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 6 (46.15%) MBA
2 6 (46.15%) Migration

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Google Drive
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
1 6 (46.15%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Internet
General
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Mandarin Language
2 6 (46.15%) Spanish Language
2 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Business Manager
1 6 (46.15%) Marketing Manager
1 6 (46.15%) Migration Specialist
1 6 (46.15%) SharePoint Specialist
2 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (46.15%) Economics
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Business Development
2 6 (46.15%) Business Transformation
2 6 (46.15%) Case Management
2 6 (46.15%) Change Management
2 6 (46.15%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (46.15%) Data Architecture
2 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) PLM
2 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) B2B
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Media Management
3 1 (7.69%) Internet Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Pay per click
3 1 (7.69%) SEO
3 1 (7.69%) Website Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
1 6 (46.15%) MBA
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) HP
1 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft