The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 102 124 116
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing Google 17 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.86% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.76% 0.69% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 6
Median daily rate £325 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £15.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -28.57%
Google
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
967 1164 1089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 48.94% 40.37% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 590 567
Median daily rate £340 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.63 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.70 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Google
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Aberdeen - 8 £310 -
Edinburgh +19 6 £350 +27.27%
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Google.

1 15 (71.43%) Analytics
2 14 (66.67%) Google Analytics
3 10 (47.62%) HTML
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) CSS
4 9 (42.86%) Content Management
4 9 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (38.10%) Web Design
5 8 (38.10%) jQuery
5 8 (38.10%) CMS
5 8 (38.10%) OpenText
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Apache
6 7 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (28.57%) Client/Server
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (23.81%) Marketing
8 5 (23.81%) Web Development
9 4 (19.05%) Internet
9 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
9 4 (19.05%) Digital Analytics
10 3 (14.29%) G Suite
10 3 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (14.29%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
11 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
11 2 (9.52%) VMware
11 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (38.10%) CMS
2 7 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) Drupal
3 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (66.67%) Google Analytics
2 3 (14.29%) G Suite
2 3 (14.29%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Office 365
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SMTP
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) OLAP
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Web Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Production Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Web Production Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Analytics Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Development Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Analytics Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Transformation
5 2 (9.52%) Web Analytics Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Content Editor
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) CSS
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) jQuery
3 7 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.76%) Android SDK
4 1 (4.76%) Celery
4 1 (4.76%) Flask
4 1 (4.76%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (4.76%) Pricing Data
3 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.76%) STB
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Analytics
2 9 (42.86%) Content Management
2 9 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (38.10%) Web Design
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Web Development
5 4 (19.05%) Digital Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.76%) Actionable Insight
8 1 (4.76%) Android Development
8 1 (4.76%) API Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Digital Media Management
8 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
8 1 (4.76%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
1 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) OpenText
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Symantec
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Omniture
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore