The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 19 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -11
Contract jobs citing Google 12 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.41% 4.59% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 13.64% 7.03% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 2
Median daily rate - £400 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +25.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £20.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-20.75% -25.23%

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
88 256 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 54.32% 65.31% 62.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 82 47
Median daily rate £425 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £390 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £550 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Telford +14 6 - - 4
Google
West Midlands

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Automated Testing
2 11 (68.75%) Ruby
2 11 (68.75%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) HTTP
2 11 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
2 11 (68.75%) Scala
2 11 (68.75%) Open Source
2 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
3 10 (62.50%) Python
3 10 (62.50%) C#
4 8 (50.00%) Google Analytics
4 8 (50.00%) Analytics
5 6 (37.50%) Grunt
5 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 6 (37.50%) Kibana
5 6 (37.50%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (37.50%) Sublime Text
5 6 (37.50%) gulp
5 6 (37.50%) Grafana
5 6 (37.50%) Gatling
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) Haskell
5 6 (37.50%) Groovy
5 6 (37.50%) Ubuntu
5 6 (37.50%) Selenium
5 6 (37.50%) nginx
5 6 (37.50%) Cucumber

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (37.50%) nginx
1 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (31.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 6 (37.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) HTTP
2 6 (37.50%) SSL
2 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
1 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) Ant
2 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 6 (37.50%) Gatling
2 6 (37.50%) Grunt
2 6 (37.50%) gulp
2 6 (37.50%) IntelliJ
2 6 (37.50%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (37.50%) Selenium
2 6 (37.50%) Sublime Text
3 5 (31.25%) JIRA
3 5 (31.25%) JUnit
3 5 (31.25%) Subversion
4 2 (12.50%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Scala Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Designer
5 2 (12.50%) UX Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Communications Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Customer Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Customer Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 6 (37.50%) Gherkin
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
1 6 (37.50%) Node.js
1 6 (37.50%) Servlets
2 5 (31.25%) Ajax
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) CSS3
2 5 (31.25%) Django
2 5 (31.25%) Guice
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) HTML5
2 5 (31.25%) JSON
2 5 (31.25%) Play Framework
2 5 (31.25%) REST
2 5 (31.25%) RESTful
2 5 (31.25%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (31.25%) Spring
2 5 (31.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Social Media
2 2 (12.50%) Taxonomies
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Ubuntu
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Automated Testing
2 11 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (68.75%) Open Source
3 8 (50.00%) Analytics
4 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) Web Design
6 4 (25.00%) OWASP
7 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
7 3 (18.75%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) Benchmarking
8 2 (12.50%) Competitor Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
1 11 (68.75%) Ruby
1 11 (68.75%) Scala
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) Python
3 6 (37.50%) Groovy
3 6 (37.50%) Haskell
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Grafana
1 6 (37.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe