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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 32 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Google 34 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.23% 0.98% -
As % of the Vendors category 12.83% 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 31 2 0
Average daily rate £400 £294 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.46 £26.85 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-42.40% +47.09%
Google
West Midlands

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
265 122 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 64.16% 59.51% 60.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 61 42
Average daily rate £400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £522 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.06 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Telford -6 33 £400 +36.17% 3
Google
West Midlands

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 34 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 34 (100.00%) Puppet
2 33 (97.06%) OpenStack
2 33 (97.06%) Software Engineering
2 33 (97.06%) Packer
2 33 (97.06%) Shell Script
2 33 (97.06%) Ruby
2 33 (97.06%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (76.47%) Vagrant
3 26 (76.47%) DevOps
4 22 (64.71%) Linux
5 21 (61.76%) Terraform
6 19 (55.88%) Uchiwa
6 19 (55.88%) Service Management
6 19 (55.88%) Git (software)
6 19 (55.88%) Atlassian
6 19 (55.88%) Sensu
6 19 (55.88%) ForgeRock
6 19 (55.88%) Graphite
6 19 (55.88%) MuleSoft
6 19 (55.88%) ELK Stack
7 13 (38.24%) Identity Access Management
7 13 (38.24%) MariaDB
7 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
7 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
8 7 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (20.59%) Grafana
9 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.65%) Open Source

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 33 (97.06%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 34 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (97.06%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (76.47%) Vagrant
2 19 (55.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 19 (55.88%) Applications Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Senior Developer
4 11 (32.35%) Cloud Developer
5 7 (20.59%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) Senior Applications Developer
6 6 (17.65%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Access Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Integration Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Scala Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) ELK Stack
1 19 (55.88%) Sensu
2 7 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.94%) J2EE
3 1 (2.94%) J2SE
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) Play Framework
3 1 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) Software Engineering
2 26 (76.47%) DevOps
3 19 (55.88%) Service Management
4 13 (38.24%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.65%) Open Source
6 1 (2.94%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) Ruby
1 33 (97.06%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) Scala
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
1 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (100.00%) Puppet
2 33 (97.06%) Packer
3 21 (61.76%) Terraform
4 19 (55.88%) Graphite
4 19 (55.88%) Uchiwa
5 7 (20.59%) Grafana
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Atlassian
1 19 (55.88%) ForgeRock
1 19 (55.88%) MuleSoft
2 4 (11.76%) WSO2
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) webMethods