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 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 169 214 190
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -24
Contract jobs citing Google 101 46 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.10% 0.49% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 2.28% 1.07% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 33 28
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £228 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £27.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-45.98% -20.66%
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
4423 4308 4197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.18% 46.15% 46.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2624 2319 2106
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 £255 £238 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 255 248
Median hourly rate £20.75 £19.25 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% +4.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.82 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

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 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
West Sussex - 62 £425 - 6
Hampshire +10 16 £463 +32.14% 13
Surrey -1 12 £475 +17.28% 13
Berkshire -19 7 £203 -47.74% 4
Buckinghamshire +10 2 £338 +22.72% 2
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 104 (63.41%) HTML
2 98 (59.76%) Java
3 95 (57.93%) CSS
4 92 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (54.88%) Git (software)
5 90 (54.88%) HTML5
6 88 (53.66%) Subversion
7 85 (51.83%) Automated Testing
8 83 (50.61%) Continuous Integration
9 81 (49.39%) Spring
10 78 (47.56%) REST
11 77 (46.95%) Ruby
11 77 (46.95%) Django
12 76 (46.34%) Guice
12 76 (46.34%) Play Framework
13 75 (45.73%) Ruby on Rails
14 74 (45.12%) JSON
14 74 (45.12%) Scala
14 74 (45.12%) HTTP
14 74 (45.12%) CSS3
15 73 (44.51%) Python
15 73 (44.51%) Ajax
16 72 (43.90%) Jenkins
17 71 (43.29%) Open Source
17 71 (43.29%) JUnit
18 68 (41.46%) RESTful
19 64 (39.02%) Scrum
20 61 (37.20%) Web Design
21 60 (36.59%) Linux
22 59 (35.98%) Responsive Web Design

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 51 (31.10%) Confluence
2 16 (9.76%) IIS
3 13 (7.93%) Apache Solr
3 13 (7.93%) CMS
3 13 (7.93%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.27%) Node.js
5 4 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.44%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.22%) Apache
6 2 (1.22%) Drupal
6 2 (1.22%) SAS
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.61%) Community Server
7 1 (0.61%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.61%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.49%) MS Office
3 3 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.61%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.68%) Google Analytics
2 17 (10.37%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (9.76%) Google Play
4 13 (7.93%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (6.10%) Google Tag Manager
6 9 (5.49%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (3.05%) Google Apps
8 4 (2.44%) Office 365
9 3 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (1.22%) AdWords
10 2 (1.22%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (1.22%) SaaS
10 2 (1.22%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.61%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.61%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 74 (45.12%) HTTP
2 13 (7.93%) Intranet
3 9 (5.49%) Bluetooth
4 5 (3.05%) Firewall
5 4 (2.44%) DNS
5 4 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.44%) Wireless
6 3 (1.83%) Internet
7 1 (0.61%) FTP
7 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (23.17%) Relational Database
2 12 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.27%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.61%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.61%) GIS
6 1 (0.61%) MySQL
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 90 (54.88%) Git (software)
2 88 (53.66%) Subversion
3 72 (43.90%) Jenkins
4 71 (43.29%) JUnit
5 51 (31.10%) JIRA
6 20 (12.20%) Selenium
7 12 (7.32%) Android Studio
8 11 (6.71%) Gradle
9 2 (1.22%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (11.59%) Marketing
2 10 (6.10%) Finance
3 9 (5.49%) Publishing
4 5 (3.05%) Banking
5 4 (2.44%) Advertising
5 4 (2.44%) Retail
6 3 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) German Language
8 1 (0.61%) Korean Language
8 1 (0.61%) Law
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 112 (68.29%) Developer
2 48 (29.27%) Scala Developer
3 37 (22.56%) Java Developer
4 24 (14.63%) Java Scala Developer
5 19 (11.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 16 (9.76%) Android Developer
7 14 (8.54%) Lead Developer
8 13 (7.93%) C# Developer
8 13 (7.93%) Software Developer
9 12 (7.32%) Analyst
10 10 (6.10%) HTML Developer
11 9 (5.49%) HTML CSS Developer
11 9 (5.49%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (4.27%) Node.js Developer
13 6 (3.66%) Angular Developer
13 6 (3.66%) Designer
13 6 (3.66%) Full Stack Developer
13 6 (3.66%) PHP Developer
13 6 (3.66%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.66%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (63.41%) HTML
2 95 (57.93%) CSS
3 90 (54.88%) HTML5
4 81 (49.39%) Spring
5 78 (47.56%) REST
6 77 (46.95%) Django
7 76 (46.34%) Guice
7 76 (46.34%) Play Framework
8 75 (45.73%) Ruby on Rails
9 74 (45.12%) CSS3
9 74 (45.12%) JSON
10 73 (44.51%) Ajax
11 68 (41.46%) RESTful
12 42 (25.61%) Spring MVC
13 10 (6.10%) Classic ASP
14 7 (4.27%) Middleware
15 6 (3.66%) Android SDK
15 6 (3.66%) AngularJS
16 5 (3.05%) Google Maps API
16 5 (3.05%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.29%) User Experience
2 10 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.49%) Social Media
4 6 (3.66%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.22%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.22%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.22%) W3C
7 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.61%) Animation
7 1 (0.61%) Blog
7 1 (0.61%) Clustering
7 1 (0.61%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.61%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.61%) Informatics
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.61%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 60 (36.59%) Linux
2 23 (14.02%) Windows
3 21 (12.80%) Android
4 20 (12.20%) Windows Server
5 13 (7.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.05%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.05%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.44%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.83%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (51.83%) Automated Testing
3 83 (50.61%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (43.29%) Open Source
5 64 (39.02%) Scrum
6 61 (37.20%) Web Design
7 59 (35.98%) Responsive Web Design
8 50 (30.49%) OWASP
9 45 (27.44%) Web Development
10 44 (26.83%) Configuration Management
11 43 (26.22%) MVC
12 36 (21.95%) Analytics
13 29 (17.68%) Mentoring
14 27 (16.46%) SEO
15 25 (15.24%) Service Design
16 24 (14.63%) Front End Development
17 16 (9.76%) Android Development
18 14 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
18 14 (8.54%) Line Management
19 12 (7.32%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (59.76%) Java
2 77 (46.95%) Ruby
3 74 (45.12%) Scala
4 73 (44.51%) Python
5 57 (34.76%) C#
6 20 (12.20%) JavaScript
7 19 (11.59%) SQL
8 10 (6.10%) PHP
9 6 (3.66%) C++
10 2 (1.22%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.93%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.61%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.61%) Degree
4 1 (0.61%) MCP
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.61%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.61%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.61%) Nagios
2 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.61%) SCCM
2 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 20 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.93%) Adobe
2 13 (7.93%) Red Hat
3 12 (7.32%) Oracle
4 8 (4.88%) Facebook
5 4 (2.44%) Twitter
6 3 (1.83%) Coremetrics
6 3 (1.83%) Tealium
7 2 (1.22%) Marketo
7 2 (1.22%) Omniture
7 2 (1.22%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.22%) Tableau
8 1 (0.61%) Apple
8 1 (0.61%) Citrix
8 1 (0.61%) IBM
8 1 (0.61%) iManage
8 1 (0.61%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.61%) Lotus
8 1 (0.61%) Tealeaf
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