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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 115 136 132
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Contract jobs citing Google 28 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.97% 0.54% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 2.24% 1.31% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 8
Median daily rate £450 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £407 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £433 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £26.25 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-25.29% +65.61%
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
1249 1371 1286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 43.05% 40.95% 40.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 775 840 805
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 92 67
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.60 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.35% +2.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.89 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 August 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 25 August 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 -4 14 £550 +29.41% 5
Wiltshire +12 7 £325 - 3
Dorset - 1 - - 3
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 15 (37.50%) Web Services
2 13 (32.50%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) DevOps
3 11 (27.50%) Linux
3 11 (27.50%) Hibernate
3 11 (27.50%) Spring
3 11 (27.50%) GWT
3 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (27.50%) Analytics
4 10 (25.00%) Puppet
4 10 (25.00%) Ansible
5 8 (20.00%) Google Analytics
5 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (17.50%) Windows
6 7 (17.50%) LAN
6 7 (17.50%) WAN
6 7 (17.50%) VPN
6 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
6 7 (17.50%) JBoss
6 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
6 7 (17.50%) J2EE
6 7 (17.50%) Wireless
6 7 (17.50%) WebSphere
6 7 (17.50%) JSON
6 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
6 7 (17.50%) Android
6 7 (17.50%) RESTful
6 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (17.50%) User Experience
6 7 (17.50%) 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 7 (17.50%) JBoss
1 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
1 7 (17.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (12.50%) Mule
3 4 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (5.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.00%) Google Analytics
3 7 (17.50%) Google Play
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (15.00%) Office 365
5 1 (2.50%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) LAN
1 7 (17.50%) VPN
1 7 (17.50%) WAN
1 7 (17.50%) Wireless
2 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQLite
2 5 (12.50%) MySQL
3 4 (10.00%) GIS
4 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.50%) MS Access
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Mechanoid
1 6 (15.00%) Robolectric
1 6 (15.00%) Robotium
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) JMeter
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (15.00%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Military
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Android Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Data Scientist
5 3 (7.50%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) Web Services
2 11 (27.50%) GWT
2 11 (27.50%) Hibernate
2 11 (27.50%) Spring
3 7 (17.50%) J2EE
3 7 (17.50%) JSON
3 7 (17.50%) RESTful
4 6 (15.00%) ActionBarSherlock
5 4 (10.00%) CSS
5 4 (10.00%) Django
5 4 (10.00%) HTML
5 4 (10.00%) JavaFX
5 4 (10.00%) TensorFlow
5 4 (10.00%) Vaadin
6 2 (5.00%) jQuery
6 2 (5.00%) LAMP
7 1 (2.50%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (2.50%) REST
7 1 (2.50%) Xamarin.iOS
7 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) User Experience
2 5 (12.50%) Social Media
2 5 (12.50%) Statistics
3 4 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 4 (10.00%) Neural Network
3 4 (10.00%) Ontologies
3 4 (10.00%) Remote Sensing
3 4 (10.00%) Semantic Web
3 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Applied Mathematics
4 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Android
2 7 (17.50%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.00%) Mesosphere
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) DevOps
2 11 (27.50%) Analytics
3 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
5 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (15.00%) Usability Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Android Development
6 5 (12.50%) Pay per click
6 5 (12.50%) SEO
7 4 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
7 4 (10.00%) Affiliate Network
7 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.00%) Deep Learning
7 4 (10.00%) Digital Analytics
7 4 (10.00%) Image Processing
7 4 (10.00%) Machine Learning
7 4 (10.00%) Project Management
7 4 (10.00%) RDF
7 4 (10.00%) Spatial Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) PHP
2 4 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) CISSP
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Docker
3 2 (5.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Ansible
1 10 (25.00%) Puppet
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (15.00%) SCCM
3 4 (10.00%) Kibana
3 4 (10.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (5.00%) Mesos
6 1 (2.50%) Pingdom
6 1 (2.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco
1 5 (12.50%) Palo Alto
2 4 (10.00%) Facebook
2 4 (10.00%) Omniture
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) i2
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Xamarin