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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 41 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Google 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.33% 1.96% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 3.80% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £308 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £46.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-32.45% +28.08%
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
135 158 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 44.55% 51.63% 51.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 97 64
Average daily rate £400 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £238 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 8
Average hourly rate £39.38 £35.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.10 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £45.60 £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 12 February 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
Bath -3 1 £308 -5.38% 1
Google
South West

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) ExpressionEngine
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Yii
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) ExpressionEngine
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) gulp
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Yii
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP