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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
England / South West
Rank 118 130 110
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Contract jobs citing Google 12 12 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.40% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 0.97% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 14
Median daily rate £300 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £308 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £310
% change year-on-year
- +20.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £17.18 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-7.71% -39.73%

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
1030 1238 1227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.58% 41.56% 39.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 821 740
Median daily rate £365 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £180 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 72 95
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 - 6 £275 - 7
Bristol -5 4 £240 -26.15% 1
Somerset +8 2 £450 +46.34% 5
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 11 (36.67%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
2 7 (23.33%) Spring
2 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (23.33%) Microservices
3 6 (20.00%) GitLab
3 6 (20.00%) API Testing
3 6 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (20.00%) REST
3 6 (20.00%) Maven
3 6 (20.00%) BDD
3 6 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Web Services
4 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (16.67%) GWT
4 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 5 (16.67%) GitHub
5 4 (13.33%) Vaadin
5 4 (13.33%) Machine Learning
5 4 (13.33%) Facebook
5 4 (13.33%) Hudson
5 4 (13.33%) Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) Deep Learning
5 4 (13.33%) Ansible
5 4 (13.33%) Docker
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) SaltStack
5 4 (13.33%) Kibana
5 4 (13.33%) Google Play

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 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) Drupal
1 1 (3.33%) Joomla!
1 1 (3.33%) SAS
1 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) GitHub
3 4 (13.33%) Google Play
4 2 (6.67%) Office 365
5 1 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.33%) BlueKai
5 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Broadband
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
1 1 (3.33%) SNMP
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) GIS
2 2 (6.67%) BigQuery
2 2 (6.67%) SQLite
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.00%) GitLab
2 6 (20.00%) Maven
3 4 (13.33%) Hudson
3 4 (13.33%) Subversion
4 3 (10.00%) Selenium
5 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.67%) Mechanoid
5 2 (6.67%) Robolectric
5 2 (6.67%) Robotium
6 1 (3.33%) Ant
6 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.67%) Military
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Leader
3 4 (13.33%) Test Leader
4 3 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
4 3 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 3 (10.00%) Process Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Android Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Digital Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Android Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Big Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Spring
2 6 (20.00%) REST
3 5 (16.67%) GWT
3 5 (16.67%) Web Services
4 4 (13.33%) Django
4 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) JavaFX
4 4 (13.33%) TensorFlow
4 4 (13.33%) Vaadin
5 2 (6.67%) ActionBarSherlock
5 2 (6.67%) CSS
5 2 (6.67%) HTML5
5 2 (6.67%) Node.js
5 2 (6.67%) Xamarin.iOS
5 2 (6.67%) XML
5 2 (6.67%) XSLT
6 1 (3.33%) .NET
6 1 (3.33%) jQuery
6 1 (3.33%) OAuth
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Neural Network
1 4 (13.33%) Ontologies
1 4 (13.33%) Remote Sensing
1 4 (13.33%) Semantic Web
1 4 (13.33%) Statistics
1 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
2 3 (10.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Android
1 4 (13.33%) CentOS
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
1 7 (23.33%) Microservices
2 6 (20.00%) API Testing
2 6 (20.00%) BDD
2 6 (20.00%) Scrum
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Analytics
4 4 (13.33%) Deep Learning
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) Image Processing
4 4 (13.33%) Machine Learning
4 4 (13.33%) RDF
4 4 (13.33%) Spatial Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Open Source
5 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
4 2 (6.67%) VBA
4 2 (6.67%) XPath
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Ansible
1 4 (13.33%) Kibana
2 1 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Salt
2 1 (3.33%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Facebook
1 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
1 4 (13.33%) SaltStack
2 2 (6.67%) i2
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Software AG
2 2 (6.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) DoubleClick
3 1 (3.33%) Luciad
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
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