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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 189 201 184
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing Google 57 62 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.66% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 1.39% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 37
Median daily rate £328 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £167 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £318
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +25.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.75 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.44% -31.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.25 £21.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £15.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £15.00 £21.58
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -30.49%
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
3787 4476 4750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.93% 47.49% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2110 2445 2458
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 241 294
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% +26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +12 20 £280 -17.64% 6
West Sussex +14 12 £379 -8.18%
Hampshire +25 11 £356 -32.14% 5
East Sussex +13 4 £213 +51.78% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 4 £375 +25.00% 3
Oxfordshire -18 2 £375 -6.25% 10
Surrey +19 1 £225 -28.00% 6
Middlesex - 1 - -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 37 (31.90%) Analytics
2 34 (29.31%) Java
3 33 (28.45%) Marketing
4 32 (27.59%) HTML
5 29 (25.00%) Google Analytics
6 25 (21.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 22 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (18.97%) JavaScript
7 22 (18.97%) C++
8 21 (18.10%) Web Development
9 19 (16.38%) CSS
9 19 (16.38%) PaaS
10 18 (15.52%) Python
11 17 (14.66%) SQL
12 16 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
12 16 (13.79%) Git (software)
13 15 (12.93%) Degree
13 15 (12.93%) C#
13 15 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (12.07%) Ruby
15 13 (11.21%) Scala
16 12 (10.34%) Jenkins
16 12 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
16 12 (10.34%) Retail
16 12 (10.34%) Spring
16 12 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (10.34%) Linux
16 12 (10.34%) CRM
16 12 (10.34%) E-Commerce
16 12 (10.34%) Microsoft

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 9 (7.76%) CMS
1 9 (7.76%) Drupal
2 8 (6.90%) Confluence
3 6 (5.17%) Apache
4 5 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.72%) ArcGIS
5 2 (1.72%) GeoServer
5 2 (1.72%) JBoss
5 2 (1.72%) Perch
5 2 (1.72%) SAS
5 2 (1.72%) SilverStripe
5 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.86%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.86%) IIS
6 1 (0.86%) nginx
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (6.03%) MS Excel
1 7 (6.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.59%) MS Office
3 2 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.72%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.86%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) SessionCam
2 1 (0.86%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.86%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (0.86%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 29 (25.00%) Google Analytics
2 25 (21.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 19 (16.38%) PaaS
4 10 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (5.17%) Google Tag Manager
6 6 (5.17%) Office 365
7 5 (4.31%) Google App Engine
7 5 (4.31%) Google Drive
7 5 (4.31%) OneDrive
8 4 (3.45%) Google Play
9 3 (2.59%) G Suite
10 2 (1.72%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.86%) GitHub
11 1 (0.86%) IaaS
11 1 (0.86%) SaaS
11 1 (0.86%) Trello
11 1 (0.86%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.48%) HTTP
2 8 (6.90%) Internet
3 2 (1.72%) Skype
3 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.72%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.86%) AMQP
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.86%) LAN
4 1 (0.86%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.86%) SSL
4 1 (0.86%) VoIP
4 1 (0.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.17%) MySQL
3 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.86%) DB2
4 1 (0.86%) Endeca
4 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.62%) JUnit
4 9 (7.76%) JIRA
4 9 (7.76%) Subversion
5 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.59%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.59%) Selenium
6 2 (1.72%) Axure RP
6 2 (1.72%) Grunt
6 2 (1.72%) gulp
6 2 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.72%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.86%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.86%) Codeship
7 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.86%) Gatling
7 1 (0.86%) git-flow
7 1 (0.86%) Protractor
7 1 (0.86%) Valgrind
General
1 33 (28.45%) Marketing
2 12 (10.34%) Retail
3 10 (8.62%) Finance
4 6 (5.17%) Advertising
4 6 (5.17%) Mandarin Language
4 6 (5.17%) Spanish Language
4 6 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.59%) Games
6 2 (1.72%) Brand Awareness
6 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.86%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.86%) Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (43.10%) Developer
2 16 (13.79%) Analyst
2 16 (13.79%) C++ Developer
3 14 (12.07%) Marketing Manager
4 7 (6.03%) Architect
4 7 (6.03%) Business Analyst
5 6 (5.17%) Business Manager
5 6 (5.17%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 6 (5.17%) Java Developer
5 6 (5.17%) Project Manager
5 6 (5.17%) Software Developer
6 5 (4.31%) Scala Developer
6 5 (4.31%) Web Manager
7 4 (3.45%) Analytics Developer
7 4 (3.45%) Analytics Manager
7 4 (3.45%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (3.45%) Digital Project Manager
7 4 (3.45%) Migration Specialist
7 4 (3.45%) SharePoint Specialist
8 3 (2.59%) Digital Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.59%) HTML
2 19 (16.38%) CSS
3 12 (10.34%) Spring
4 11 (9.48%) REST
4 11 (9.48%) XML
5 10 (8.62%) Django
5 10 (8.62%) HTML5
5 10 (8.62%) JSON
5 10 (8.62%) Play Framework
6 9 (7.76%) Ajax
6 9 (7.76%) CSS3
6 9 (7.76%) Guice
6 9 (7.76%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (6.90%) XSLT
8 7 (6.03%) RESTful
9 4 (3.45%) Spring MVC
9 4 (3.45%) Web Services
10 3 (2.59%) Google Maps API
10 3 (2.59%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.03%) Social Media
2 7 (6.03%) User Experience
3 6 (5.17%) Economics
4 3 (2.59%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.72%) Clustering
5 2 (1.72%) FMCG
5 2 (1.72%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.86%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.86%) Google Search Appliance
6 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.86%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.86%) PlayStation
6 1 (0.86%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.86%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.34%) Linux
2 7 (6.03%) Windows
3 6 (5.17%) Android
3 6 (5.17%) Unix
4 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.59%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.86%) CentOS
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.86%) Solaris
7 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.90%) Analytics
2 22 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (18.10%) Web Development
4 16 (13.79%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (10.34%) CRM
5 12 (10.34%) E-Commerce
5 12 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (10.34%) Project Management
6 11 (9.48%) Automated Testing
6 11 (9.48%) Business Analysis
6 11 (9.48%) OO
6 11 (9.48%) OOP
6 11 (9.48%) SEO
7 10 (8.62%) B2B
7 10 (8.62%) Open Source
7 10 (8.62%) Web Analytics
8 9 (7.76%) OWASP
8 9 (7.76%) Scrum
9 8 (6.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.31%) Java
2 22 (18.97%) C++
2 22 (18.97%) JavaScript
3 18 (15.52%) Python
4 17 (14.66%) SQL
5 15 (12.93%) C#
6 14 (12.07%) Ruby
7 13 (11.21%) Scala
8 8 (6.90%) XPath
9 7 (6.03%) VBA
10 6 (5.17%) Perl
11 3 (2.59%) Go
11 3 (2.59%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.59%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.72%) PHP
12 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.86%) Google Apps Script
13 1 (0.86%) Groovy
13 1 (0.86%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 15 (12.93%) Degree
2 6 (5.17%) MBA
2 6 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) CISMP
4 1 (0.86%) CRISC
4 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) HL7
1 2 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (8.62%) Docker
2 7 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.86%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.86%) vSphere
5 1 (0.86%) XenApp
5 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.31%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.72%) Puppet
3 1 (0.86%) Ansible
3 1 (0.86%) Grafana
3 1 (0.86%) Kibana
3 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.90%) Tableau
3 7 (6.03%) HP
3 7 (6.03%) VMware
4 6 (5.17%) Adobe
4 6 (5.17%) Apple
4 6 (5.17%) IBM
5 5 (4.31%) Software AG
6 4 (3.45%) Citrix
6 4 (3.45%) Omniture
7 3 (2.59%) DoubleClick
7 3 (2.59%) Oracle
7 3 (2.59%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.72%) Cisco
8 2 (1.72%) Facebook
8 2 (1.72%) Optimizely
8 2 (1.72%) SAP
9 1 (0.86%) Lotus
9 1 (0.86%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.86%) Tealium
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