The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 217 175 192
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +17
Contract jobs citing Google 60 80 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.86% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 1.85% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 35 18
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £171 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 11
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -59.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.20 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £30.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £15.85 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+84.54% -46.27%
Google
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4815 4321 4226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.90% 46.51% 48.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2753 2239 2134
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 243 262
Average hourly rate £19.75 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.17% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.67 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Google
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 across the South East region.

Google Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Google
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 across the South East region.

Google Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Google
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Google Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Google
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Berkshire +2 23 £288 +59.72% 4
Hampshire -1 10 £375 +15.38% 9
Buckinghamshire -3 9 £363 +3.57% 7
West Sussex - 8 £406 - 1
Oxfordshire -16 7 £425 -19.04% 7
Surrey -16 3 £375 +3.44% 21
East Sussex -5 1 - - 2
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 58 (51.79%) Analytics
2 51 (45.54%) HTML
3 50 (44.64%) Google Analytics
4 44 (39.29%) JavaScript
5 37 (33.04%) Marketing
6 36 (32.14%) E-Commerce
7 35 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (25.89%) CSS
9 26 (23.21%) SEO
10 23 (20.54%) .NET
10 23 (20.54%) Social Media
11 22 (19.64%) HTML5
11 22 (19.64%) Java
11 22 (19.64%) Microsoft
12 19 (16.96%) Adobe
13 17 (15.18%) CSS3
14 16 (14.29%) Facebook
14 16 (14.29%) Twitter
14 16 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 16 (14.29%) Content Management
14 16 (14.29%) jQuery
15 15 (13.39%) WebSphere
15 15 (13.39%) SQL Server
16 14 (12.50%) XML
16 14 (12.50%) Internet
16 14 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
16 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (11.61%) System Testing
17 13 (11.61%) Android
17 13 (11.61%) Omniture

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (13.39%) WebSphere
2 13 (11.61%) CMS
3 8 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (5.36%) WordPress
4 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (4.46%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.46%) Umbraco
6 4 (3.57%) Lync
6 4 (3.57%) Node.js
6 4 (3.57%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (2.68%) SAS
8 2 (1.79%) Commerce Server
8 2 (1.79%) Apache
8 2 (1.79%) Zimbra
9 1 (0.89%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.89%) Jetty
Applications
1 16 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.46%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.46%) MS Office
3 3 (2.68%) SPSS
4 2 (1.79%) MS Project
5 1 (0.89%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.89%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (8.04%) WebTrends
2 7 (6.25%) Radian6
3 5 (4.46%) Optimost
4 3 (2.68%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (2.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (44.64%) Google Analytics
2 11 (9.82%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (4.46%) Google Checkout
3 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.79%) SmartFocus
5 2 (1.79%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.89%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.50%) Internet
2 4 (3.57%) SMS
3 3 (2.68%) Intranet
4 1 (0.89%) SAN
4 1 (0.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.25%) DB2
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.79%) MySQL
6 1 (0.89%) QlikView
6 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.89%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.89%) Big Data
6 1 (0.89%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Selenium
1 8 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 5 (4.46%) TestComplete
2 5 (4.46%) Subversion
3 4 (3.57%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.68%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.79%) Xcode
5 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.89%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.89%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.89%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.89%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.89%) JMeter
6 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (33.04%) Marketing
2 10 (8.93%) Retail
3 8 (7.14%) Finance
4 6 (5.36%) Banking
5 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.57%) Publishing
6 3 (2.68%) Games
6 3 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.68%) Danish Language
6 3 (2.68%) Italian Language
6 3 (2.68%) Norwegian Language
6 3 (2.68%) Swedish Language
7 2 (1.79%) Advertising
7 2 (1.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (33.04%) Developer
2 22 (19.64%) Analyst
3 10 (8.93%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (6.25%) Social Media Manager
5 6 (5.36%) Designer
5 6 (5.36%) Test Analyst
5 6 (5.36%) Web Developer
5 6 (5.36%) Consultant
5 6 (5.36%) Applications Support
5 6 (5.36%) Data Analyst
5 6 (5.36%) Java Developer
5 6 (5.36%) Marketing Manager
6 5 (4.46%) Tester
7 4 (3.57%) Junior
7 4 (3.57%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Applications Developer
7 4 (3.57%) Test Engineer
7 4 (3.57%) Technical Support
7 4 (3.57%) QA Engineer
7 4 (3.57%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (45.54%) HTML
2 29 (25.89%) CSS
3 23 (20.54%) .NET
4 22 (19.64%) HTML5
5 17 (15.18%) CSS3
6 16 (14.29%) jQuery
7 14 (12.50%) XML
8 11 (9.82%) ASP.NET
8 11 (9.82%) Web Services
9 10 (8.93%) Ajax
9 10 (8.93%) AngularJS
10 9 (8.04%) JSON
11 7 (6.25%) .NET Framework
11 7 (6.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 7 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (6.25%) Sass
12 6 (5.36%) Spring
13 5 (4.46%) DHTML
13 5 (4.46%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.54%) Social Media
2 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.36%) iSeries
5 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.57%) AS400
5 4 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.57%) User Experience
6 3 (2.68%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (2.68%) W3C
6 3 (2.68%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.68%) iPad
7 2 (1.79%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.79%) Statistics
7 2 (1.79%) Google Search Appliance
7 2 (1.79%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.79%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.89%) EMC VNXe
8 1 (0.89%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.61%) Android
2 12 (10.71%) Windows
3 10 (8.93%) Linux
4 9 (8.04%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.46%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.68%) UNIX
6 3 (2.68%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.89%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (51.79%) Analytics
2 36 (32.14%) E-Commerce
3 35 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (23.21%) SEO
5 16 (14.29%) Content Management
6 14 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (11.61%) System Testing
7 13 (11.61%) Scrum
7 13 (11.61%) TDD
8 12 (10.71%) B2B
8 12 (10.71%) Web Analytics
9 11 (9.82%) OO
10 10 (8.93%) B2C
10 10 (8.93%) Unit Testing
10 10 (8.93%) Marketing Strategy
11 9 (8.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (8.04%) Service Management
11 9 (8.04%) ITIL
11 9 (8.04%) SOA
12 8 (7.14%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (39.29%) JavaScript
2 22 (19.64%) Java
3 13 (11.61%) PHP
4 11 (9.82%) C#
5 10 (8.93%) SQL
6 3 (2.68%) VBScript
6 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.68%) C++
6 3 (2.68%) C
6 3 (2.68%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.68%) Python
7 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.79%) VB
8 1 (0.89%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.36%) Degree
4 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) SLA
2 4 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.68%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.89%) XenApp
4 1 (0.89%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) SCCM
2 1 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.96%) Adobe
3 16 (14.29%) Facebook
3 16 (14.29%) Twitter
4 13 (11.61%) Omniture
5 11 (9.82%) Coremetrics
6 10 (8.93%) Eloqua
7 8 (7.14%) Sitecore
7 8 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (7.14%) IBM
8 7 (6.25%) Oracle
8 7 (6.25%) Spiceworks
9 6 (5.36%) Tealeaf
9 6 (5.36%) PayPal
9 6 (5.36%) HP
9 6 (5.36%) Apple
10 5 (4.46%) Endeca
11 4 (3.57%) Tableau
11 4 (3.57%) VMware
11 4 (3.57%) Rackspace
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