The table below looks at the statistics for Google Apps skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google Apps over the 3 months to 13 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Apps
Rank 253 265 237
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Contract jobs citing Google Apps 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.011% 0.035%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.65% 0.26% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £175 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £375 £160
% change year-on-year
-34.66% +134.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 - £17.75
Google Apps
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
615 386 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.28% 4.10% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 215 143
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 7
Average hourly rate £19.50 £11.75 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.91% -27.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £8.97 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £20.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-15.56% +30.62%

Google Apps
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google Apps across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Google Apps Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Google Apps
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Google Apps Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Google Apps
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Google Apps Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Google Apps
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google Apps within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 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
Berkshire +12 2 £175 -50.00%
Hampshire - 1 £175 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £130 -
Google Apps
England

Google Apps
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Google Apps 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 Apps.

1 7 (100.00%) Google
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V

Google Apps
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Google Apps 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 Apps. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) IT Support
4 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Support
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
1 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Google
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft