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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 5 May 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 178 227 202
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -25
Contract jobs citing Google 104 39 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 0.39% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.20% 0.85% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 30 24
Median daily rate £425 £368 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £233 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £19.61 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -2.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.46 £27.77 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-44.31% +42.39%
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
4731 4589 4384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.05% 46.20% 47.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2816 2459 2191
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 255 259
Median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Google as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex - 66 £433 - 4
Hampshire +8 12 £463 +27.58% 13
Oxfordshire +19 9 £240 -40.00% 9
Surrey -5 6 £475 +33.80% 8
Berkshire -12 6 £280 -25.33% 4
Buckinghamshire +9 3 £325 - 2
Kent - 1 £175 -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Google.

1 98 (63.64%) HTML
2 92 (59.74%) Java
3 89 (57.79%) CSS
4 88 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (55.84%) HTML5
6 84 (54.55%) Git (software)
7 82 (53.25%) Subversion
8 77 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
9 75 (48.70%) Automated Testing
10 74 (48.05%) Spring
11 71 (46.10%) REST
12 70 (45.45%) CSS3
12 70 (45.45%) Ruby
12 70 (45.45%) Django
13 69 (44.81%) JSON
13 69 (44.81%) Guice
13 69 (44.81%) Scala
13 69 (44.81%) Python
13 69 (44.81%) Play Framework
14 68 (44.16%) HTTP
14 68 (44.16%) Ruby on Rails
14 68 (44.16%) Ajax
15 67 (43.51%) Open Source
15 67 (43.51%) Jenkins
16 66 (42.86%) JUnit
17 60 (38.96%) RESTful
18 59 (38.31%) Scrum
19 57 (37.01%) Web Design
19 57 (37.01%) C#
19 57 (37.01%) Linux

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (30.52%) Confluence
2 18 (11.69%) IIS
3 13 (8.44%) Apache Solr
3 13 (8.44%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.49%) CMS
5 9 (5.84%) Node.js
6 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.60%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.30%) Drupal
7 2 (1.30%) SAS
8 1 (0.65%) Apache
8 1 (0.65%) Community Server
8 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.65%) Magnolia
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (5.84%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.65%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.53%) Google Analytics
2 18 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (8.44%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (7.14%) Adobe Analytics
4 11 (7.14%) Google Tag Manager
5 5 (3.25%) Google Apps
6 4 (2.60%) AdWords
6 4 (2.60%) Office 365
7 3 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (1.30%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (1.30%) SmartFocus
8 2 (1.30%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.65%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (44.16%) HTTP
2 13 (8.44%) Intranet
3 6 (3.90%) Firewall
4 5 (3.25%) Bluetooth
4 5 (3.25%) DNS
4 5 (3.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.60%) Wireless
6 2 (1.30%) Internet
7 1 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (24.03%) Relational Database
2 12 (7.79%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.19%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.65%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.65%) GIS
5 1 (0.65%) MySQL
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 84 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 82 (53.25%) Subversion
3 67 (43.51%) Jenkins
4 66 (42.86%) JUnit
5 47 (30.52%) JIRA
6 19 (12.34%) Selenium
7 8 (5.19%) Android Studio
8 7 (4.55%) Gradle
9 2 (1.30%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (11.69%) Marketing
2 11 (7.14%) Finance
2 11 (7.14%) Publishing
3 8 (5.19%) Banking
4 4 (2.60%) Advertising
5 2 (1.30%) Retail
5 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) German Language
6 1 (0.65%) Korean Language
6 1 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 104 (67.53%) Developer
2 45 (29.22%) Scala Developer
3 33 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 22 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
5 18 (11.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 14 (9.09%) Lead Developer
7 13 (8.44%) Software Developer
8 12 (7.79%) Android Developer
9 11 (7.14%) Analyst
9 11 (7.14%) HTML Developer
10 10 (6.49%) HTML CSS Developer
10 10 (6.49%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (5.84%) Web Developer
12 7 (4.55%) Node.js Developer
13 6 (3.90%) Angular Developer
13 6 (3.90%) Designer
13 6 (3.90%) Full Stack Developer
13 6 (3.90%) PHP Developer
13 6 (3.90%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (63.64%) HTML
2 89 (57.79%) CSS
3 86 (55.84%) HTML5
4 74 (48.05%) Spring
5 71 (46.10%) REST
6 70 (45.45%) CSS3
6 70 (45.45%) Django
7 69 (44.81%) Guice
7 69 (44.81%) JSON
7 69 (44.81%) Play Framework
8 68 (44.16%) Ajax
8 68 (44.16%) Ruby on Rails
9 60 (38.96%) RESTful
10 37 (24.03%) Spring MVC
11 10 (6.49%) Classic ASP
12 7 (4.55%) Middleware
13 6 (3.90%) AngularJS
14 5 (3.25%) GWT
14 5 (3.25%) jQuery
14 5 (3.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.83%) User Experience
2 8 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.55%) Social Media
4 6 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.60%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.30%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.30%) W3C
8 1 (0.65%) Animation
8 1 (0.65%) Blog
8 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.65%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Informatics
8 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (37.01%) Linux
2 25 (16.23%) Windows
3 21 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 17 (11.04%) Android
5 13 (8.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.25%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.25%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.60%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.60%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.95%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 75 (48.70%) Automated Testing
4 67 (43.51%) Open Source
5 59 (38.31%) Scrum
6 57 (37.01%) Web Design
7 54 (35.06%) Responsive Web Design
8 47 (30.52%) OWASP
9 46 (29.87%) Web Development
10 40 (25.97%) Configuration Management
11 38 (24.68%) MVC
12 33 (21.43%) Analytics
13 27 (17.53%) Mentoring
14 24 (15.58%) SEO
15 23 (14.94%) Front End Development
16 22 (14.29%) Service Design
17 13 (8.44%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (8.44%) Line Management
18 12 (7.79%) Android Development
19 9 (5.84%) Tag Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (59.74%) Java
2 70 (45.45%) Ruby
3 69 (44.81%) Python
3 69 (44.81%) Scala
4 57 (37.01%) C#
5 23 (14.94%) JavaScript
6 17 (11.04%) SQL
7 12 (7.79%) PHP
8 6 (3.90%) C++
9 2 (1.30%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.65%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.65%) Degree
4 1 (0.65%) MCP
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.65%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.95%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Ganglia
1 1 (0.65%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.65%) Nagios
1 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.65%) Puppet
1 1 (0.65%) SCCM
1 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 19 (12.34%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.09%) Adobe
3 13 (8.44%) Red Hat
4 12 (7.79%) Oracle
5 10 (6.49%) Facebook
6 4 (2.60%) Twitter
7 3 (1.95%) Coremetrics
8 2 (1.30%) Marketo
8 2 (1.30%) Omniture
8 2 (1.30%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.30%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 2 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.30%) Tableau
9 1 (0.65%) Apple
9 1 (0.65%) Citrix
9 1 (0.65%) IBM
9 1 (0.65%) iManage
9 1 (0.65%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.65%) Lotus
9 1 (0.65%) Tealeaf
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