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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 128 143 120
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Contract jobs citing Google 12 10 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.31% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 0.75% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 11
Median daily rate £425 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £336 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £15.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -28.57%
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
1165 1325 1358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.06% 41.30% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 846 848
Median daily rate £350 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £201 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £495 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 63 126
Median hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +54.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 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
Bristol +7 4 £310 -27.05% 3
Somerset - 3 £463 - 6
Wiltshire - 3 £425 - 5
Gloucestershire +3 1 £300 -29.41% 1
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 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 West region with a requirement for Google.

1 12 (34.29%) Ansible
2 11 (31.43%) DevOps
2 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (28.57%) Web Services
3 10 (28.57%) Linux
4 9 (25.71%) Puppet
5 8 (22.86%) Android
5 8 (22.86%) GWT
5 8 (22.86%) Java
5 8 (22.86%) Google Play
6 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
7 6 (17.14%) Windows
7 6 (17.14%) Usability Testing
7 6 (17.14%) SQLite
7 6 (17.14%) Integration Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Robotium
7 6 (17.14%) ActionBarSherlock
7 6 (17.14%) Mechanoid
7 6 (17.14%) Robolectric
7 6 (17.14%) User Experience
7 6 (17.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (14.29%) Office 365
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
8 5 (14.29%) Android Development
8 5 (14.29%) Analytics
8 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 5 (14.29%) Statistics
8 5 (14.29%) LAN

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 4 (11.43%) Mule
2 3 (8.57%) JBoss
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.86%) Google Play
3 6 (17.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (14.29%) Office 365
5 4 (11.43%) GitHub
6 2 (5.71%) Google Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.86%) BlueKai
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) LAN
1 5 (14.29%) VPN
1 5 (14.29%) WAN
1 5 (14.29%) Wireless
2 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) SNMP
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQLite
2 4 (11.43%) GIS
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) BigQuery
3 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.86%) MS Access
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Mechanoid
1 6 (17.14%) Robolectric
1 6 (17.14%) Robotium
2 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.43%) Hudson
3 4 (11.43%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (5.71%) Military
1 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Android Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Architect
2 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (14.29%) Senior Android Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.57%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Data Scientist
4 3 (8.57%) Process Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Web Services
2 8 (22.86%) GWT
3 6 (17.14%) ActionBarSherlock
4 4 (11.43%) Django
4 4 (11.43%) HTML
4 4 (11.43%) JavaFX
4 4 (11.43%) Spring
4 4 (11.43%) TensorFlow
4 4 (11.43%) Vaadin
5 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.57%) J2EE
5 3 (8.57%) JSON
5 3 (8.57%) RESTful
6 2 (5.71%) CSS
6 2 (5.71%) Xamarin.iOS
6 2 (5.71%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) XSLT
7 1 (2.86%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.86%) Google Chart
7 1 (2.86%) GreenSock GSAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) User Experience
2 5 (14.29%) Statistics
3 4 (11.43%) Neural Network
3 4 (11.43%) Ontologies
3 4 (11.43%) Remote Sensing
3 4 (11.43%) Semantic Web
3 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
4 3 (8.57%) Applied Mathematics
4 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Android
3 6 (17.14%) Windows
4 5 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 4 (11.43%) CentOS
6 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) DevOps
2 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
3 6 (17.14%) Integration Testing
3 6 (17.14%) Usability Testing
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.29%) Analytics
4 5 (14.29%) Android Development
5 4 (11.43%) Deep Learning
5 4 (11.43%) Image Processing
5 4 (11.43%) Machine Learning
5 4 (11.43%) RDF
5 4 (11.43%) Spatial Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Open Source
6 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.71%) Process Management
7 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.71%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) VBA
4 2 (5.71%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) XPath
5 1 (2.86%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) CISSP
2 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Docker
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Ansible
2 9 (25.71%) Puppet
3 4 (11.43%) Kibana
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (11.43%) SCCM
4 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) Pingdom
5 1 (2.86%) Salt
5 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco
2 4 (11.43%) Facebook
2 4 (11.43%) Palo Alto
2 4 (11.43%) SaltStack
3 2 (5.71%) i2
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Software AG
3 2 (5.71%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) Apple
4 1 (2.86%) DoubleClick
4 1 (2.86%) Luciad
4 1 (2.86%) VMware