The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 40 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Google 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.06% 0.34% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 4.14% 0.72% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £385 £344
% change year-on-year
-22.07% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.77 £16.75 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+65.77% -27.56%
Google
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
169 139 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 49.85% 47.44% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 89 53
Average daily rate £425 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £723 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 17
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.28 £21.50 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Google
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
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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
Bath +13 3 £300 +9.09% 3
Google
South West

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 13 (86.67%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) C++
2 10 (66.67%) Web Services
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) GWT
2 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) Requirements Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 9 (60.00%) Information Management
3 9 (60.00%) Spring
4 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
4 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 8 (53.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (53.33%) UML
4 8 (53.33%) ClearCase
4 8 (53.33%) ClearQuest
5 7 (46.67%) JSP
5 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
6 4 (26.67%) Android
7 3 (20.00%) Android Development
8 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
8 2 (13.33%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (13.33%) JPA
8 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (13.33%) Military

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (13.33%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google App Engine
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
1 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
1 10 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 8 (53.33%) ClearCase
2 8 (53.33%) ClearQuest
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (13.33%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Android Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Web Services
1 10 (66.67%) GWT
2 9 (60.00%) Spring
3 7 (46.67%) JSP
3 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (13.33%) JPA
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
5 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Requirements Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) Information Management
3 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (53.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (53.33%) UML
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Android Development
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree