The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
England / South West
Rank 117 130 132
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Contract jobs citing Google 24 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.90% 0.50% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 2.20% 1.24% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 10
Median daily rate £450 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £283 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £394 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £18.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.32% -35.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1092 1210 1285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.88% 40.09% 40.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 788 766
Median daily rate £375 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £188 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £465 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 69 62
Median hourly rate £38.50 £18.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.10% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £44.20 £44.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Google as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Google
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Google across the South West region.

Google Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Google across the South West region.

Google Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Google
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +9 6 £275 -24.13% 3
Bristol 0 6 £330 +1.53% 4
Devon - 6 £550 - 3
Gloucestershire +2 3 £450 +13.56% 3
Somerset +3 2 £483 +56.91% 8
Cornwall - 1 £845 - 2
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Google.

1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
3 14 (36.84%) DevOps
3 14 (36.84%) Java
4 13 (34.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (31.58%) HTML
6 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
6 11 (28.95%) Linux
7 10 (26.32%) Microservices
8 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
8 8 (21.05%) .NET
9 7 (18.42%) SQL
9 7 (18.42%) CSS
9 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
9 7 (18.42%) Spring
9 7 (18.42%) VMware
9 7 (18.42%) Open Source
9 7 (18.42%) HTML5
9 7 (18.42%) Puppet
9 7 (18.42%) Docker
10 6 (15.79%) GitLab
10 6 (15.79%) API Testing
10 6 (15.79%) Confluence
10 6 (15.79%) BDD
10 6 (15.79%) REST
10 6 (15.79%) GitHub
10 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
10 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
10 6 (15.79%) Scrum

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (15.79%) Apache
1 6 (15.79%) Confluence
1 6 (15.79%) IIS
2 5 (13.16%) JBoss
2 5 (13.16%) Jetty
2 5 (13.16%) Mongrel
2 5 (13.16%) nginx
2 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.89%) Apache Qpid
4 2 (5.26%) CMS
4 2 (5.26%) WordPress
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.63%) Drupal
5 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.63%) SAS
5 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.63%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (34.21%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (15.79%) GitHub
4 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (13.16%) Google App Engine
5 3 (7.89%) Google Analytics
6 2 (5.26%) Office 365
7 1 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.63%) BlueKai
7 1 (2.63%) Google Play
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) DHCP
2 5 (13.16%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) FTP
2 5 (13.16%) HTTP
2 5 (13.16%) IPsec
2 5 (13.16%) SSL
3 3 (7.89%) AMQP
3 3 (7.89%) VoIP
3 3 (7.89%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.63%) Broadband
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) SNMP
4 1 (2.63%) VLAN
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Big Data
1 2 (5.26%) BigQuery
1 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.26%) dBASE
1 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.79%) GitLab
3 6 (15.79%) JIRA
3 6 (15.79%) Maven
4 5 (13.16%) Travis CI
5 4 (10.53%) Bitbucket
5 4 (10.53%) Hudson
5 4 (10.53%) Subversion
6 3 (7.89%) CMake
6 3 (7.89%) GoogleTest
6 3 (7.89%) Selenium
6 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.63%) Valgrind
8 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Leader
4 4 (10.53%) Test Leader
5 3 (7.89%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (7.89%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (7.89%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Process Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) HTML
2 8 (21.05%) .NET
3 7 (18.42%) CSS
3 7 (18.42%) HTML5
3 7 (18.42%) Spring
4 6 (15.79%) REST
5 5 (13.16%) J2EE
5 5 (13.16%) Servlets
5 5 (13.16%) XML
6 4 (10.53%) Node.js
6 4 (10.53%) Web Services
7 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.89%) DHTML
7 3 (7.89%) React
8 2 (5.26%) CSS3
8 2 (5.26%) jQuery
8 2 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (5.26%) XSLT
9 1 (2.63%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.63%) iPad
2 1 (2.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) CentOS
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) DevOps
3 10 (26.32%) Microservices
4 7 (18.42%) Open Source
5 6 (15.79%) API Testing
5 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
5 6 (15.79%) BDD
5 6 (15.79%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Analytics
7 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
7 3 (7.89%) TDD
7 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.26%) Pair Programming
8 2 (5.26%) Process Management
8 2 (5.26%) SEO
8 2 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) Python
5 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.53%) Perl
5 4 (10.53%) Ruby
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.26%) C#
7 2 (5.26%) VBA
7 2 (5.26%) XPath
8 1 (2.63%) C++
8 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Docker
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.16%) Xen
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) HDFS
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Puppet
2 5 (13.16%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Salt
3 1 (2.63%) SmoothWall
3 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
1 7 (18.42%) VMware
2 5 (13.16%) IBM
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.53%) SaltStack
4 2 (5.26%) Adobe
4 2 (5.26%) Software AG
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) DoubleClick
5 1 (2.63%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.63%) Luciad
5 1 (2.63%) Xamarin