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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 194 224 188
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -36
Contract jobs citing Google 63 53 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.53% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.58% 1.12% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 27
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.16% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.13% -58.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.19 £13.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £23.80 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £28.50 £16.30
% change year-on-year
-34.01% +74.84%
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
3991 4727 4310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.70% 47.61% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2342 2718 2229
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 £225 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 206 275
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.59 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 29 September 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
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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Berkshire +2 21 £313 +8.69% 4
Oxfordshire -3 16 £400 - 12
West Sussex +9 11 £423 +4.00% 1
Hampshire +5 5 £438 +10.06% 18
Buckinghamshire +10 4 £275 -8.33% 2
Surrey +10 3 £338 - 8
East Sussex +3 1 - - 2
Middlesex - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 70 (48.95%) HTML
2 67 (46.85%) Java
3 52 (36.36%) CSS
3 52 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 46 (32.17%) Git (software)
5 45 (31.47%) Scala
5 45 (31.47%) REST
5 45 (31.47%) Ruby
6 44 (30.77%) Django
6 44 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (30.77%) Python
7 43 (30.07%) Spring
7 43 (30.07%) Guice
7 43 (30.07%) Play Framework
8 42 (29.37%) Jenkins
8 42 (29.37%) CSS3
8 42 (29.37%) HTML5
8 42 (29.37%) Ruby on Rails
9 41 (28.67%) Ajax
9 41 (28.67%) JSON
9 41 (28.67%) HTTP
10 39 (27.27%) Open Source
10 39 (27.27%) RESTful
11 38 (26.57%) JUnit
11 38 (26.57%) Subversion
12 36 (25.17%) Scrum
13 34 (23.78%) Analytics
14 33 (23.08%) C#
14 33 (23.08%) Web Development

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 26 (18.18%) Confluence
2 13 (9.09%) CMS
3 7 (4.90%) Drupal
4 6 (4.20%) Apache
5 3 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.70%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.70%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.70%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.70%) IIS
6 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.70%) Perch
6 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.70%) SilverStripe
6 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.20%) MS Office
4 2 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.40%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.70%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.68%) Google Analytics
2 23 (16.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 19 (13.29%) PaaS
4 15 (10.49%) Google Play
5 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (4.20%) Google Tag Manager
7 4 (2.80%) Google App Engine
7 4 (2.80%) SaaS
8 3 (2.10%) Google Apps
8 3 (2.10%) Office 365
9 2 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.40%) SmartFocus
10 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.70%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.70%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.70%) Trello
10 1 (0.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (28.67%) HTTP
2 9 (6.29%) Bluetooth
3 4 (2.80%) Internet
4 2 (1.40%) Skype
4 2 (1.40%) Wireless
5 1 (0.70%) DHCP
5 1 (0.70%) DNS
5 1 (0.70%) FTP
5 1 (0.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.49%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.80%) MySQL
3 2 (1.40%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.40%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (32.17%) Git (software)
2 42 (29.37%) Jenkins
3 38 (26.57%) JUnit
3 38 (26.57%) Subversion
4 26 (18.18%) JIRA
5 12 (8.39%) Android Studio
6 11 (7.69%) Gradle
7 10 (6.99%) Selenium
8 2 (1.40%) Axure RP
8 2 (1.40%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.40%) Travis CI
8 2 (1.40%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.70%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.70%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (18.88%) Marketing
2 8 (5.59%) Retail
3 7 (4.90%) Finance
4 5 (3.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.10%) Games
6 2 (1.40%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Law
7 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 92 (64.34%) Developer
2 25 (17.48%) Java Developer
3 22 (15.38%) Scala Developer
4 15 (10.49%) C++ Developer
4 15 (10.49%) Java Scala Developer
5 14 (9.79%) Android Developer
6 11 (7.69%) Analyst
7 9 (6.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (6.29%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.59%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.59%) Marketing Manager
9 7 (4.90%) Lead Developer
10 6 (4.20%) Digital Marketing Manager
11 5 (3.50%) Architect
11 5 (3.50%) Coordinator
11 5 (3.50%) Project Manager
12 4 (2.80%) Analytics Developer
13 3 (2.10%) Cloud Software Developer
13 3 (2.10%) Knowledge Analyst
13 3 (2.10%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (48.95%) HTML
2 52 (36.36%) CSS
3 45 (31.47%) REST
4 44 (30.77%) Django
5 43 (30.07%) Guice
5 43 (30.07%) Play Framework
5 43 (30.07%) Spring
6 42 (29.37%) CSS3
6 42 (29.37%) HTML5
6 42 (29.37%) Ruby on Rails
7 41 (28.67%) Ajax
7 41 (28.67%) JSON
8 39 (27.27%) RESTful
9 25 (17.48%) Spring MVC
10 10 (6.99%) XML
11 7 (4.90%) XSLT
12 4 (2.80%) jQuery
13 3 (2.10%) Android SDK
13 3 (2.10%) Google Maps API
14 2 (1.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.89%) User Experience
2 10 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.99%) Social Media
3 9 (6.29%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.80%) Taxonomies
5 3 (2.10%) Clustering
6 2 (1.40%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.40%) Copywriting
6 2 (1.40%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.40%) FMCG
7 1 (0.70%) EMC VNXe
7 1 (0.70%) Google Search Appliance
7 1 (0.70%) Handset
7 1 (0.70%) Informatics
7 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.88%) Linux
2 17 (11.89%) Android
3 6 (4.20%) Windows
4 4 (2.80%) Unix
5 3 (2.10%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.40%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.70%) Solaris
7 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 52 (36.36%) Automated Testing
2 44 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (27.27%) Open Source
4 36 (25.17%) Scrum
5 34 (23.78%) Analytics
6 33 (23.08%) Web Development
7 30 (20.98%) Web Design
8 29 (20.28%) OWASP
8 29 (20.28%) Responsive Web Design
9 26 (18.18%) MVC
10 21 (14.69%) Configuration Management
11 18 (12.59%) SEO
12 16 (11.19%) Mentoring
13 15 (10.49%) Digital Marketing
13 15 (10.49%) Service Design
13 15 (10.49%) Software Engineering
14 14 (9.79%) Android Development
15 13 (9.09%) Release Management
16 12 (8.39%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 67 (46.85%) Java
2 45 (31.47%) Ruby
2 45 (31.47%) Scala
3 44 (30.77%) Python
4 33 (23.08%) C#
5 19 (13.29%) C++
5 19 (13.29%) JavaScript
6 17 (11.89%) SQL
7 7 (4.90%) VBA
7 7 (4.90%) XPath
8 3 (2.10%) Go
8 3 (2.10%) Perl
8 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.40%) PHP
10 1 (0.70%) Google Apps Script
10 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.20%) Degree
2 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.70%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.70%) MCITP
3 1 (0.70%) MCSA
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.20%) Docker
3 4 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.80%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.10%) vSphere
5 1 (0.70%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.70%) XenApp
5 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) Puppet
2 3 (2.10%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.40%) Ansible
3 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.40%) SCCM
4 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.70%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 14 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.90%) VMware
3 6 (4.20%) Tableau
4 5 (3.50%) Software AG
5 4 (2.80%) Tealium
6 3 (2.10%) Adobe
6 3 (2.10%) Apple
6 3 (2.10%) Oracle
7 2 (1.40%) Citrix
7 2 (1.40%) DoubleClick
7 2 (1.40%) Facebook
7 2 (1.40%) HP
7 2 (1.40%) Omniture
7 2 (1.40%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.40%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.70%) Coremetrics
8 1 (0.70%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.70%) ProCurve
8 1 (0.70%) Veeam
8 1 (0.70%) Xamarin
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