The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Google 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.70% - -
As % of the Vendors category 4.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £370 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £18.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-14.32% -35.51%

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
68 44 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 38.64% 31.43% 51.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 36
Median daily rate £350 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.60% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £180 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 7
Median hourly rate £17.78 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £17.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Google
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Stafford - 2 £370 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £290 -
Google
West Midlands

Google
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Google.

1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) ColdFusion
1 2 (40.00%) Apple
1 2 (40.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) Laravel
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Google Drive
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (40.00%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Google Drive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Laravel
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Apple