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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 193 160 211
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +51
Contract jobs citing Google 64 86 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.96% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 2.01% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 33 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £176 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Average hourly rate £16.75 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.15% +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.09 £16.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+44.32% -30.81%
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
4389 4278 4180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.94% 47.75% 50.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2415 2134 2047
Average daily rate £388 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £203 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 240 345
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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
Berkshire +4 24 £313 +64.47% 4
Hampshire +4 15 £365 -15.36% 18
Buckinghamshire +6 11 £334 -4.64% 9
Surrey 0 5 £375 +25.00% 9
Oxfordshire -21 5 £475 +58.33% 5
West Sussex - 4 - -
East Sussex -14 1 £350 - 3
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 52 (49.52%) Analytics
2 43 (40.95%) Google Analytics
2 43 (40.95%) HTML
3 37 (35.24%) JavaScript
4 35 (33.33%) Marketing
5 31 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (24.76%) CSS
6 26 (24.76%) E-Commerce
7 24 (22.86%) Java
7 24 (22.86%) Microsoft
8 23 (21.90%) Adobe
9 21 (20.00%) .NET
9 21 (20.00%) Content Management
10 19 (18.10%) Social Media
11 18 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (16.19%) SQL
12 17 (16.19%) SEO
13 16 (15.24%) CMS
13 16 (15.24%) HTML5
14 15 (14.29%) Web Services
14 15 (14.29%) MS Excel
15 14 (13.33%) B2B
15 14 (13.33%) Internet
16 13 (12.38%) Windows
16 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
16 13 (12.38%) Facebook
16 13 (12.38%) Twitter
17 12 (11.43%) Adobe Analytics
17 12 (11.43%) Android
17 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 16 (15.24%) CMS
2 12 (11.43%) WebSphere
3 8 (7.62%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (7.62%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.71%) WordPress
4 6 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (4.76%) Umbraco
5 5 (4.76%) Lync
5 5 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.76%) SAS
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.86%) IIS
6 3 (2.86%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.90%) Zimbra
8 1 (0.95%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.95%) Node.js
8 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.95%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.76%) MS Office
3 4 (3.81%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (2.86%) SPSS
5 1 (0.95%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.95%) MS Project
5 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.62%) WebTrends
1 8 (7.62%) Optimost
2 4 (3.81%) Radian6
3 3 (2.86%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.95%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 43 (40.95%) Google Analytics
2 12 (11.43%) Adobe Analytics
3 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (4.76%) Google Checkout
6 3 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.86%) Google Apps
7 2 (1.90%) SmartFocus
7 2 (1.90%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.33%) Internet
2 7 (6.67%) Intranet
3 4 (3.81%) SAN
3 4 (3.81%) SMS
4 3 (2.86%) NAS
5 1 (0.95%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (0.95%) VoIP
5 1 (0.95%) DHCP
5 1 (0.95%) FTP
5 1 (0.95%) HTTP
5 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.95%) DNS
5 1 (0.95%) SSL
5 1 (0.95%) IPv4
5 1 (0.95%) IPv6
5 1 (0.95%) MGCP
5 1 (0.95%) RTP
5 1 (0.95%) SS7
5 1 (0.95%) Megaco
5 1 (0.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) DB2
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.95%) MySQL
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Subversion
1 5 (4.76%) Selenium
1 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (4.76%) SoapUI
2 4 (3.81%) TestComplete
2 4 (3.81%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.86%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.86%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.90%) Xcode
4 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.95%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.95%) Android Studio
General
1 35 (33.33%) Marketing
2 11 (10.48%) Retail
3 9 (8.57%) Finance
4 6 (5.71%) Publishing
5 5 (4.76%) Games
6 4 (3.81%) Banking
6 4 (3.81%) Italian Language
6 4 (3.81%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.86%) Danish Language
7 3 (2.86%) Norwegian Language
7 3 (2.86%) Swedish Language
8 2 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.95%) Advertising
9 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.95%) Billing
9 1 (0.95%) Local Government
9 1 (0.95%) French Language
9 1 (0.95%) German Language
9 1 (0.95%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 35 (33.33%) Developer
2 20 (19.05%) Analyst
3 8 (7.62%) Java Developer
4 7 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 6 (5.71%) Applications Support
5 6 (5.71%) Consultant
5 6 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (4.76%) Architect
6 5 (4.76%) Test Analyst
7 4 (3.81%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.81%) Applications Developer
7 4 (3.81%) Technical Support
7 4 (3.81%) Marketing Manager
7 4 (3.81%) Web Analyst
7 4 (3.81%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (3.81%) Social Media Manager
8 3 (2.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (2.86%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (2.86%) E-Commerce Manager
8 3 (2.86%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (40.95%) HTML
2 26 (24.76%) CSS
3 21 (20.00%) .NET
4 16 (15.24%) HTML5
5 15 (14.29%) Web Services
6 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET
7 11 (10.48%) XML
7 11 (10.48%) Ajax
7 11 (10.48%) jQuery
8 9 (8.57%) CSS3
9 8 (7.62%) Spring
9 8 (7.62%) XHTML
10 7 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (4.76%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 5 (4.76%) JSP
11 5 (4.76%) DHTML
11 5 (4.76%) Struts
11 5 (4.76%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (3.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Social Media
2 18 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.52%) User Experience
4 9 (8.57%) Mobile App
5 7 (6.67%) W3C
6 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.76%) Statistics
6 5 (4.76%) Visualisation
7 4 (3.81%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.81%) iSeries
7 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.86%) AS400
8 3 (2.86%) Web 2.0
8 3 (2.86%) iPad
9 2 (1.90%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.90%) Google Search Appliance
9 2 (1.90%) EPoS
9 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.95%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.95%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
2 12 (11.43%) Linux
2 12 (11.43%) Android
3 8 (7.62%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.81%) UNIX
6 3 (2.86%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.90%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (49.52%) Analytics
2 31 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (24.76%) E-Commerce
4 21 (20.00%) Content Management
5 17 (16.19%) SEO
6 14 (13.33%) B2B
7 12 (11.43%) B2C
8 11 (10.48%) Web Analytics
8 11 (10.48%) System Testing
9 10 (9.52%) SOA
9 10 (9.52%) ITIL
9 10 (9.52%) OO
10 9 (8.57%) Scrum
10 9 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (7.62%) Multivariate Testing
11 8 (7.62%) Service Management
11 8 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (7.62%) Android Development
12 7 (6.67%) Project Management
12 7 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.24%) JavaScript
2 24 (22.86%) Java
3 17 (16.19%) SQL
4 10 (9.52%) C#
5 9 (8.57%) PHP
6 4 (3.81%) C++
6 4 (3.81%) C
7 3 (2.86%) VBScript
7 3 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.86%) Python
7 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.90%) R
9 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.95%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.71%) Degree
4 2 (1.90%) ISEB
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) SLA
2 3 (2.86%) QA
3 2 (1.90%) HL7
4 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.95%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.95%) XenApp
4 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.95%) vSphere
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 23 (21.90%) Adobe
3 13 (12.38%) Facebook
3 13 (12.38%) Twitter
4 12 (11.43%) Omniture
4 12 (11.43%) HP
5 9 (8.57%) Coremetrics
5 9 (8.57%) Tealeaf
6 8 (7.62%) Sitecore
7 7 (6.67%) Eloqua
8 6 (5.71%) IBM
9 5 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (4.76%) PayPal
10 4 (3.81%) Spiceworks
10 4 (3.81%) Apple
10 4 (3.81%) Oracle
10 4 (3.81%) Rackspace
10 4 (3.81%) VMware
11 3 (2.86%) Endeca
11 3 (2.86%) Aprimo
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