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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 123 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Google 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% - 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate
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£260 - £226
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 - £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 - £231
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £306
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.77 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-20.66% +51.35%
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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
1035 1003 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.53% 39.66% 44.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 477 518
Average daily rate £350 £350 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 35
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +47.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.50 £9.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £32.00 £42.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 4 £245 -
Edinburgh - 2 £369 - 1
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UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (71.43%) Analytics
2 9 (64.29%) Google Analytics
3 7 (50.00%) SEO
4 5 (35.71%) CMS
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) Content Management
4 5 (35.71%) Social Media
5 4 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (28.57%) User Experience
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Adobe
6 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
6 3 (21.43%) ArcGIS
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) Time Management
6 3 (21.43%) Subversion
7 2 (14.29%) Java EE
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (14.29%) GIS
7 2 (14.29%) Data Management
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (14.29%) Spring

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (35.71%) CMS
2 4 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (21.43%) ArcGIS
4 2 (14.29%) JBoss
5 1 (7.14%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Xcode
3 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Content Editor
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) GIS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SEO Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) Java EE
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Ajax
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) KML
3 2 (14.29%) Google Maps API
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) Leaflet
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Social Media
2 4 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) GIS
3 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Analytics
2 7 (50.00%) SEO
3 5 (35.71%) Content Management
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (14.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 2 (14.29%) Android Development
6 2 (14.29%) Master Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) Apple
3 1 (7.14%) Mapinfo
3 1 (7.14%) Omniture