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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 122 124 104
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Contract jobs citing Google 11 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.63% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 1.48% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +35.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £306
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.77 £35.00 £23.13
% change year-on-year
-20.66% +51.35%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1123 1284 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.65% 42.86% 43.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 835 521
Average daily rate £365 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 81 56
Average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £13.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% +23.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £11.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £37.50 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Google Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Wiltshire +2 6 £350 +16.66% 1
Somerset +19 3 - - 6
Devon -2 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire -9 1 - - 4
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (42.31%) Google Analytics
1 11 (42.31%) Analytics
2 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) Marketing
4 8 (30.77%) Web Analytics
4 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (26.92%) Spring
5 7 (26.92%) Web Services
5 7 (26.92%) Project Management
5 7 (26.92%) GWT
5 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
5 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
6 6 (23.08%) Requirements Engineering
6 6 (23.08%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (23.08%) Adobe Analytics
6 6 (23.08%) Omniture
6 6 (23.08%) Rational Rhapsody
6 6 (23.08%) Adobe
6 6 (23.08%) UML
6 6 (23.08%) C++
6 6 (23.08%) Information Management
6 6 (23.08%) Banking
6 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
7 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
7 5 (19.23%) Scrum
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) ClearCase
7 5 (19.23%) JSP
7 5 (19.23%) ClearQuest

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
1 1 (3.85%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Google Analytics
2 6 (23.08%) Adobe Analytics
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (23.08%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (19.23%) ClearCase
2 5 (19.23%) ClearQuest
3 1 (3.85%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) GoogleTest
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Marketing
3 6 (23.08%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Military
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Web Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Android Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Web Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Spring
1 7 (26.92%) Web Services
1 7 (26.92%) GWT
2 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
2 5 (19.23%) JSP
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) RESTful
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) Google Maps API
4 1 (3.85%) Sass
4 1 (3.85%) LESS
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) CSS3
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) JPA
4 1 (3.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.85%) Social Media
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Analytics
2 8 (30.77%) Web Analytics
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Requirements Engineering
4 6 (23.08%) UML
4 6 (23.08%) Information Management
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Android Development
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) Customer Insight
8 1 (3.85%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) C++
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Omniture
1 6 (23.08%) Adobe
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Luciad
3 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
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