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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
England / South East
Rank 137 200 204
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +4
Contract jobs citing Google 110 63 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.45% 0.72% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 2.94% 1.48% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 38 34
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £430 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Median hourly rate £54.00 - £22.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £18.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.32% -35.08%

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
3744 4255 4610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.36% 48.84% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2165 2472 2415
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 217 205
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £17.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.62% +140.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.58 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.85 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +1 25 £410 -2.08% 3
Berkshire +23 23 £200 -44.05% 7
Kent +21 17 £370 +111.42% 3
Oxfordshire -6 15 £405 +8.00% 8
Hampshire +8 12 £400 -5.88% 11
Surrey +6 6 £425 +88.88% 11
Buckinghamshire +3 6 £394 +16.66% 4
East Sussex +4 2 £225 - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 67 (41.10%) Analytics
2 54 (33.13%) HTML
3 48 (29.45%) Marketing
4 47 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (27.61%) JavaScript
6 42 (25.77%) Google Analytics
7 38 (23.31%) CSS
7 38 (23.31%) Git (software)
8 36 (22.09%) Java
9 34 (20.86%) REST
10 33 (20.25%) HTTP
11 32 (19.63%) C#
12 31 (19.02%) Linux
12 31 (19.02%) Adobe
12 31 (19.02%) jQuery
13 28 (17.18%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (17.18%) HTML5
14 27 (16.56%) Python
14 27 (16.56%) SQL
15 26 (15.95%) Automated Testing
16 25 (15.34%) Ruby
16 25 (15.34%) Jenkins
17 24 (14.72%) Web Analytics
18 22 (13.50%) AngularJS
18 22 (13.50%) Open Source
18 22 (13.50%) Scala
19 20 (12.27%) CSS3
19 20 (12.27%) Google Tag Manager
19 20 (12.27%) Spring
19 20 (12.27%) CRM

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 15 (9.20%) CMS
1 15 (9.20%) SharePoint
2 14 (8.59%) Confluence
3 10 (6.13%) Apache
3 10 (6.13%) nginx
3 10 (6.13%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.45%) ArcGIS
5 4 (2.45%) JBoss
5 4 (2.45%) SAS
5 4 (2.45%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.84%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.84%) GeoServer
6 3 (1.84%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.23%) Drupal
7 2 (1.23%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.23%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.61%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.61%) Smallworld
Applications
1 14 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (3.07%) OmniGraffle
4 4 (2.45%) MS Office
5 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.61%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.23%) SessionCam
3 1 (0.61%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 42 (25.77%) Google Analytics
2 20 (12.27%) Google Tag Manager
3 17 (10.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (9.82%) Office 365
5 13 (7.98%) GitHub
6 11 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (6.13%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (6.13%) Google App Engine
7 10 (6.13%) OneDrive
8 9 (5.52%) Google Drive
9 8 (4.91%) SmartFocus
10 7 (4.29%) Google Compute Engine
10 7 (4.29%) Google Play
11 4 (2.45%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (2.45%) G Suite
12 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (1.23%) SaaS
13 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (20.25%) HTTP
2 11 (6.75%) SSL
3 10 (6.13%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.91%) Internet
4 8 (4.91%) SMS
5 4 (2.45%) Firewall
6 3 (1.84%) Bluetooth
7 2 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.23%) LAN
7 2 (1.23%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.23%) VPN
7 2 (1.23%) WAN
7 2 (1.23%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.61%) AMQP
8 1 (0.61%) Broadband
8 1 (0.61%) Skype
8 1 (0.61%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.61%) VoIP
8 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.20%) NoSQL
2 13 (7.98%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.13%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.52%) MySQL
5 8 (4.91%) MS Access
5 8 (4.91%) Redis
6 7 (4.29%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.23%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.23%) QGIS
10 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.61%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.61%) DB2
10 1 (0.61%) GIS
10 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (23.31%) Git (software)
2 25 (15.34%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.82%) JIRA
3 16 (9.82%) JUnit
3 16 (9.82%) Subversion
4 10 (6.13%) Grunt
4 10 (6.13%) gulp
4 10 (6.13%) Karma Test Runner
4 10 (6.13%) Selenium
5 9 (5.52%) Ant
5 9 (5.52%) Cucumber
5 9 (5.52%) Gatling
5 9 (5.52%) IntelliJ
5 9 (5.52%) Sublime Text
6 6 (3.68%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.07%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.07%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.45%) Android Studio
8 4 (2.45%) Gradle
General
1 48 (29.45%) Marketing
2 14 (8.59%) Retail
3 8 (4.91%) Finance
4 7 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.68%) Advertising
5 6 (3.68%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (3.68%) Spanish Language
6 5 (3.07%) Back Office
7 4 (2.45%) Legal
8 2 (1.23%) Games
9 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.61%) Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (39.26%) Developer
2 20 (12.27%) Scala Developer
3 16 (9.82%) Analyst
3 16 (9.82%) Java Developer
4 13 (7.98%) Web Engineer
5 11 (6.75%) Analytics Manager
5 11 (6.75%) Web Manager
6 10 (6.13%) Marketing Manager
7 9 (5.52%) Migration Specialist
7 9 (5.52%) SharePoint Specialist
7 9 (5.52%) Web Analytics Manager
8 8 (4.91%) .NET Developer
8 8 (4.91%) JavaScript Engineer
9 7 (4.29%) Digital Executive
9 7 (4.29%) Digital Marketing Executive
9 7 (4.29%) Marketing Executive
10 6 (3.68%) Business Manager
10 6 (3.68%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.68%) Java Scala Developer
10 6 (3.68%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (33.13%) HTML
2 38 (23.31%) CSS
3 34 (20.86%) REST
4 31 (19.02%) jQuery
5 28 (17.18%) HTML5
6 22 (13.50%) AngularJS
7 20 (12.27%) CSS3
7 20 (12.27%) Spring
8 18 (11.04%) Web Services
9 17 (10.43%) JSON
9 17 (10.43%) Play Framework
10 15 (9.20%) Regular Expression
10 15 (9.20%) RESTful
11 13 (7.98%) Ajax
11 13 (7.98%) Django
11 13 (7.98%) Guice
11 13 (7.98%) Ruby on Rails
12 12 (7.36%) Google Maps API
12 12 (7.36%) SOAP
13 11 (6.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.98%) Mobile App
3 12 (7.36%) Digital Media
4 11 (6.75%) User Experience
5 4 (2.45%) Social Media
6 3 (1.84%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.23%) iPad
7 2 (1.23%) iPhone
7 2 (1.23%) PKI
7 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.23%) Replication
7 2 (1.23%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.02%) Linux
2 19 (11.66%) Windows
3 13 (7.98%) Android
4 10 (6.13%) Ubuntu
5 9 (5.52%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.91%) Unix
7 5 (3.07%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.61%) CentOS
9 1 (0.61%) Debian
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (41.10%) Analytics
2 47 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.18%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (15.95%) Automated Testing
5 24 (14.72%) Web Analytics
6 22 (13.50%) Open Source
7 20 (12.27%) CRM
8 18 (11.04%) DevOps
8 18 (11.04%) MVC
9 16 (9.82%) Digital Marketing
9 16 (9.82%) Responsive Web Design
9 16 (9.82%) Web Development
10 15 (9.20%) OWASP
10 15 (9.20%) Web Design
11 14 (8.59%) E-Commerce
12 13 (7.98%) Configuration Management
12 13 (7.98%) Migration
12 13 (7.98%) Personalization
12 13 (7.98%) Workflow
13 11 (6.75%) Mobile Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 45 (27.61%) JavaScript
2 36 (22.09%) Java
3 32 (19.63%) C#
4 27 (16.56%) Python
4 27 (16.56%) SQL
5 25 (15.34%) Ruby
6 22 (13.50%) Scala
7 12 (7.36%) Perl
8 9 (5.52%) Groovy
8 9 (5.52%) Haskell
9 7 (4.29%) C++
10 3 (1.84%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.84%) PHP
10 3 (1.84%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.84%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.23%) Go
11 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.23%) VBA
11 2 (1.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (9.20%) Degree
2 11 (6.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.68%) MBA
4 3 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.23%) MCSE
5 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.61%) CCNA
6 1 (0.61%) CCNP
6 1 (0.61%) CISA
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.61%) CISM
6 1 (0.61%) CISMP
6 1 (0.61%) CISSP
6 1 (0.61%) CRISC
6 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.07%) QA
2 4 (2.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.23%) HL7
3 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.23%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (6.75%) Docker
2 10 (6.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.23%) Gluster
4 2 (1.23%) vSphere
4 2 (1.23%) XenApp
5 1 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.61%) Xen
5 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (5.52%) Grafana
1 9 (5.52%) Kibana
2 6 (3.68%) Puppet
3 3 (1.84%) Ansible
3 3 (1.84%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.23%) Nagios
4 2 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.23%) SCCM
5 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.61%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.61%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 31 (19.02%) Adobe
2 14 (8.59%) Tableau
3 12 (7.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.91%) Apple
4 8 (4.91%) VMware
5 7 (4.29%) HP
6 6 (3.68%) IBM
7 5 (3.07%) Citrix
7 5 (3.07%) Cognos
7 5 (3.07%) Omniture
7 5 (3.07%) SAP
7 5 (3.07%) Twitter
8 4 (2.45%) Oracle
8 4 (2.45%) webMethods
9 3 (1.84%) Cisco
9 3 (1.84%) Tealeaf
9 3 (1.84%) Xamarin
10 2 (1.23%) Facebook
10 2 (1.23%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.23%) Percona
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