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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 169 202 201
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -1
Contract jobs citing Google 78 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.84% 0.46% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 0.95% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 21
Average daily rate
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£325 £331 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +18.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £393 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
- +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £29.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.32% +63.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £23.13 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £35.00 £23.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £29.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-46.27% +27.56%
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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
4374 4330 4856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.16% 48.73% 49.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2261 2180 2115
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 260 292
Average hourly rate £17.07 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.46% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.55 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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
Kent - 24 £350 - 5
Berkshire +17 15 £180 -25.00% 5
Hampshire -17 12 £325 -4.69% 4
Surrey +1 11 £363 +6.61% 3
Buckinghamshire +7 8 £350 +75.00% 1
East Sussex -6 5 £375 - 2
Sussex - 2 £675 -
Oxfordshire -8 1 £525 +23.52% 2
West Sussex - - - - 4
Middlesex - - - - 1
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England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 55 (39.01%) Java
1 55 (39.01%) SQL
2 51 (36.17%) XML
3 50 (35.46%) Internet
4 48 (34.04%) JSON
5 47 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 46 (32.62%) Twitter
7 45 (31.91%) Mobile Application Development
7 45 (31.91%) REST
7 45 (31.91%) Spring
7 45 (31.91%) SOA
8 44 (31.21%) OAuth
8 44 (31.21%) Facebook
9 43 (30.50%) TDD
10 41 (29.08%) Use Case
10 41 (29.08%) Rapid Prototyping
11 32 (22.70%) HTML
12 31 (21.99%) Analytics
13 28 (19.86%) Google Analytics
14 25 (17.73%) Games
15 23 (16.31%) Game Development
16 22 (15.60%) GWT
17 21 (14.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
18 20 (14.18%) Marketing
19 19 (13.48%) Unity DI Container
20 18 (12.77%) Hibernate
21 17 (12.06%) CSS
22 16 (11.35%) E-Commerce
23 15 (10.64%) JavaScript
23 15 (10.64%) Digital Marketing

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 11 (7.80%) CMS
2 9 (6.38%) IBM Notes
3 8 (5.67%) Apache ServiceMix
4 5 (3.55%) Lotus Domino
4 5 (3.55%) TeamSite
5 4 (2.84%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.13%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.42%) Drupal
7 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.71%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.71%) Apache
8 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.71%) WordPress
8 1 (0.71%) Confluence
8 1 (0.71%) Node.js
8 1 (0.71%) concrete5
8 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.71%) MS Office
4 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.71%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.71%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 28 (19.86%) Google Analytics
2 9 (6.38%) WebTrends
3 8 (5.67%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.71%) CA Clarity
5 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.51%) Google Apps
2 7 (4.96%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (4.96%) Google App Engine
3 6 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.26%) SaaS
3 6 (4.26%) PaaS
3 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.84%) IaaS
5 3 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (35.46%) Internet
2 5 (3.55%) Intranet
3 2 (1.42%) Firewall
3 2 (1.42%) WAN
4 1 (0.71%) SMTP
4 1 (0.71%) FTP
4 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.71%) VPN
4 1 (0.71%) DNS
4 1 (0.71%) SSH
4 1 (0.71%) NGN
4 1 (0.71%) Network Security
4 1 (0.71%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.26%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.84%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.13%) DB2
5 2 (1.42%) IDOL
5 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.42%) Big Data
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.71%) Voldemort
6 1 (0.71%) BigTable
6 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.71%) Redis
6 1 (0.71%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (8.51%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.67%) Maven
2 8 (5.67%) TestNG
2 8 (5.67%) DbUnit
2 8 (5.67%) Mockito
3 6 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.26%) Jasmine
4 4 (2.84%) Ant
4 4 (2.84%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.13%) Subversion
5 3 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.13%) Gradle
5 3 (2.13%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.42%) Selenium
6 2 (1.42%) Gerrit
6 2 (1.42%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.71%) JIRA
7 1 (0.71%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.71%) JUnit
7 1 (0.71%) JSUnit
General
1 25 (17.73%) Games
2 20 (14.18%) Marketing
3 13 (9.22%) Finance
4 11 (7.80%) Retail
5 7 (4.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.84%) Billing
7 2 (1.42%) Electronics
7 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) Publishing
8 1 (0.71%) Automotive
8 1 (0.71%) Back Office
8 1 (0.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (58.87%) Developer
2 38 (26.95%) Mobile Developer
3 26 (18.44%) Lead Developer
4 25 (17.73%) Java Developer
5 17 (12.06%) Front-End Developer
6 14 (9.93%) Analyst
7 10 (7.09%) Architect
7 10 (7.09%) Web Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (4.26%) Enterprise Architect
9 6 (4.26%) Consultant
10 4 (2.84%) Designer
11 3 (2.13%) Agile Test Analyst
11 3 (2.13%) Data Architect
11 3 (2.13%) Service Analyst
11 3 (2.13%) Test Analyst
11 3 (2.13%) Migration Engineer
11 3 (2.13%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.13%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (36.17%) XML
2 48 (34.04%) JSON
3 45 (31.91%) Spring
3 45 (31.91%) REST
4 44 (31.21%) OAuth
5 32 (22.70%) HTML
6 22 (15.60%) GWT
7 21 (14.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 19 (13.48%) Unity DI Container
9 18 (12.77%) Hibernate
10 17 (12.06%) CSS
11 15 (10.64%) jQuery
12 11 (7.80%) Web Services
13 8 (5.67%) Google Maps API
13 8 (5.67%) Guice
13 8 (5.67%) Apache Camel
14 7 (4.96%) HTML5
15 6 (4.26%) Java ME
15 6 (4.26%) J2ME
15 6 (4.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 13 (9.22%) Social Media
3 7 (4.96%) EPoS
4 6 (4.26%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.55%) W3C
6 3 (2.13%) iSeries
7 2 (1.42%) Open Source
7 2 (1.42%) DTV
7 2 (1.42%) GIS
7 2 (1.42%) Clustering
8 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.71%) Wiki
8 1 (0.71%) iPhone
8 1 (0.71%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.09%) Windows
1 10 (7.09%) Linux
2 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.42%) Android
4 1 (0.71%) CentOS
4 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.71%) AIX
4 1 (0.71%) Solaris
4 1 (0.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.91%) SOA
1 45 (31.91%) Mobile Application Development
2 43 (30.50%) TDD
3 41 (29.08%) Use Case
3 41 (29.08%) Rapid Prototyping
4 31 (21.99%) Analytics
5 23 (16.31%) Game Development
6 16 (11.35%) E-Commerce
7 15 (10.64%) Digital Marketing
8 11 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (7.09%) MVC
10 9 (6.38%) Migration
10 9 (6.38%) ITIL
10 9 (6.38%) Scrum
10 9 (6.38%) Web Analytics
11 8 (5.67%) Data Modelling
11 8 (5.67%) SEO
12 6 (4.26%) Configuration Management
12 6 (4.26%) Project Management
12 6 (4.26%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (39.01%) Java
1 55 (39.01%) SQL
2 15 (10.64%) JavaScript
3 10 (7.09%) Perl
4 8 (5.67%) Groovy
5 5 (3.55%) Python
6 4 (2.84%) PHP
6 4 (2.84%) Google Apps Script
7 3 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.13%) C#
7 3 (2.13%) C++
7 3 (2.13%) Ruby
8 2 (1.42%) C
9 1 (0.71%) Golang
9 1 (0.71%) C-shell
9 1 (0.71%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (5.67%) Degree
2 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.42%) VCDX
3 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.42%) PMP
3 2 (1.42%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.55%) WCAG
2 3 (2.13%) HL7
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.71%) Xen
3 1 (0.71%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.71%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) Puppet
2 1 (0.71%) Nagios
2 1 (0.71%) YUM
Vendors
1 46 (32.62%) Twitter
2 44 (31.21%) Facebook
3 9 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.38%) Lotus
4 8 (5.67%) Atomikos
5 6 (4.26%) Hitwise
5 6 (4.26%) VMware
6 5 (3.55%) Interwoven
6 5 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.84%) Oracle
8 3 (2.13%) SAP
8 3 (2.13%) Cisco
8 3 (2.13%) IBM
8 3 (2.13%) Endeca
8 3 (2.13%) Coremetrics
9 2 (1.42%) Omniture
9 2 (1.42%) SmartFocus
9 2 (1.42%) ExactTarget
10 1 (0.71%) Demandware
10 1 (0.71%) Xamarin
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