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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 196 200 205
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Google 50 63 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.66% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 1.39% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 33 16
Average daily rate £375 £350 £367
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-32.45% +28.08%
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
4108 4530 4011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.98% 47.47% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2368 2359 1964
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 216 235
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £11.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Oxfordshire +14 13 £400 -1.84% 14
Berkshire +15 12 £375 +7.14% 6
West Sussex +13 9 £419 +61.05% 4
Surrey -12 6 £225 -50.00% 11
Hampshire +1 5 £425 - 10
Buckinghamshire +11 3 £350 +1.81% 6
East Sussex -12 2 - - 5
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 59 (47.58%) Analytics
2 57 (45.97%) HTML
3 49 (39.52%) Google Analytics
4 45 (36.29%) JavaScript
5 42 (33.87%) Marketing
6 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (30.65%) CSS
8 35 (28.23%) SEO
9 28 (22.58%) Java
9 28 (22.58%) Digital Marketing
9 28 (22.58%) HTML5
10 23 (18.55%) PHP
10 23 (18.55%) Windows
11 22 (17.74%) Adobe
12 20 (16.13%) E-Commerce
12 20 (16.13%) Linux
12 20 (16.13%) Web Development
13 18 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
13 18 (14.52%) CSS3
14 17 (13.71%) AngularJS
14 17 (13.71%) jQuery
14 17 (13.71%) Publishing
15 16 (12.90%) Microsoft
15 16 (12.90%) Subversion
15 16 (12.90%) Adobe Analytics
15 16 (12.90%) Git (software)
15 16 (12.90%) Tag Management
15 16 (12.90%) Windows Server
16 15 (12.10%) Node.js
17 14 (11.29%) Sass

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (12.10%) Node.js
2 14 (11.29%) IIS
3 12 (9.68%) CMS
4 8 (6.45%) Apache Solr
4 8 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.03%) Drupal
6 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.42%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.61%) Apache
7 2 (1.61%) Commerce Server
7 2 (1.61%) Confluence
7 2 (1.61%) Jetty
7 2 (1.61%) SAS
8 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.65%) MS Office
2 7 (5.65%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.81%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.61%) Magento
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (39.52%) Google Analytics
2 18 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (12.90%) Adobe Analytics
4 12 (9.68%) Google Tag Manager
5 8 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (5.65%) Google Apps
7 6 (4.84%) AdWords
7 6 (4.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (3.23%) Heroku
8 4 (3.23%) IaaS
8 4 (3.23%) PaaS
9 3 (2.42%) Office 365
9 3 (2.42%) SmartFocus
10 2 (1.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.61%) Google App Engine
10 2 (1.61%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (1.61%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.45%) HTTP
1 8 (6.45%) Intranet
2 7 (5.65%) Internet
3 5 (4.03%) Firewall
4 4 (3.23%) DNS
4 4 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.42%) VoIP
5 3 (2.42%) Wireless
6 1 (0.81%) BGP
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.81%) DMVPN
6 1 (0.81%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.81%) GLBP
6 1 (0.81%) HSRP
6 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.81%) IPsec
6 1 (0.81%) MPLS
6 1 (0.81%) PBX
6 1 (0.81%) SSL
6 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.06%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.65%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.84%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.23%) Big Data
4 4 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.42%) DB2
6 2 (1.61%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.61%) MySQL
7 1 (0.81%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.81%) GIS
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 16 (12.90%) Subversion
2 6 (4.84%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (4.03%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.23%) JUnit
5 3 (2.42%) Selenium
5 3 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.61%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.61%) JIRA
6 2 (1.61%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.81%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.81%) JMeter
7 1 (0.81%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.81%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.81%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (33.87%) Marketing
2 17 (13.71%) Publishing
3 14 (11.29%) Finance
4 13 (10.48%) Banking
5 9 (7.26%) Advertising
6 7 (5.65%) Retail
7 4 (3.23%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.81%) Korean Language
8 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (37.90%) Developer
2 25 (20.16%) Analyst
3 23 (18.55%) Web Developer
4 14 (11.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (10.48%) HTML Developer
6 11 (8.87%) HTML CSS Developer
7 10 (8.06%) Consultant
8 9 (7.26%) Web Consultant
9 8 (6.45%) Designer
9 8 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (6.45%) PHP Developer
10 7 (5.65%) Android Developer
10 7 (5.65%) Angular Developer
10 7 (5.65%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (4.84%) IT Support
11 6 (4.84%) Project Manager
11 6 (4.84%) Support Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.03%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (45.97%) HTML
2 38 (30.65%) CSS
3 28 (22.58%) HTML5
4 18 (14.52%) CSS3
5 17 (13.71%) AngularJS
5 17 (13.71%) jQuery
6 14 (11.29%) Sass
7 12 (9.68%) XML
8 11 (8.87%) .NET
8 11 (8.87%) LESS
8 11 (8.87%) Spring
8 11 (8.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (8.06%) RESTful
10 9 (7.26%) JSON
10 9 (7.26%) Web Services
11 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET
12 7 (5.65%) Ajax
12 7 (5.65%) Middleware
12 7 (5.65%) XSLT
13 6 (4.84%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.48%) User Experience
2 9 (7.26%) Social Media
3 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.45%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (4.84%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.61%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.61%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.61%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.61%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.81%) AS400
7 1 (0.81%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.81%) iSeries
7 1 (0.81%) Life Science
7 1 (0.81%) Mashup
7 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.55%) Windows
2 20 (16.13%) Linux
3 16 (12.90%) Windows Server
4 11 (8.87%) Android
5 8 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.84%) Windows 8
6 6 (4.84%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.23%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.42%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.42%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.61%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (47.58%) Analytics
2 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (28.23%) SEO
4 28 (22.58%) Digital Marketing
5 20 (16.13%) E-Commerce
5 20 (16.13%) Web Development
6 16 (12.90%) Tag Management
7 14 (11.29%) Front End Development
7 14 (11.29%) TDD
7 14 (11.29%) Web Analytics
8 13 (10.48%) Open Source
8 13 (10.48%) Project Management
9 12 (9.68%) Email Marketing
10 11 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (8.87%) Pay per click
10 11 (8.87%) Web Design
11 10 (8.06%) Web Application Development
12 9 (7.26%) Scrum
13 8 (6.45%) Android Development
14 7 (5.65%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.29%) JavaScript
2 28 (22.58%) Java
3 23 (18.55%) PHP
4 11 (8.87%) C#
5 8 (6.45%) Python
6 7 (5.65%) SQL
7 5 (4.03%) Ruby
8 4 (3.23%) Scala
9 2 (1.61%) VB
10 1 (0.81%) C++
10 1 (0.81%) Perl
10 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (4.84%) Degree
2 3 (2.42%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.42%) PMP
3 1 (0.81%) CCIE
3 1 (0.81%) CCNP
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.81%) MCP
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.81%) MOS
3 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.81%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.81%) Nagios
2 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (17.74%) Adobe
2 16 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.06%) Facebook
4 9 (7.26%) Oracle
5 8 (6.45%) Red Hat
6 7 (5.65%) Omniture
7 5 (4.03%) Apple
7 5 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.23%) Coremetrics
8 4 (3.23%) Tableau
9 3 (2.42%) Marketo
9 3 (2.42%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 3 (2.42%) Twitter
10 2 (1.61%) ClickTale
10 2 (1.61%) IBM
10 2 (1.61%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.61%) Splunk
11 1 (0.81%) Cisco
11 1 (0.81%) Endeca
11 1 (0.81%) Yahoo!
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