The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 96 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +1
Contract jobs citing Google 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.74% 0.69% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 1.74% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £515 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £15.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -28.57%
Google
North East

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

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
676 288 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.41% 39.78% 46.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 171 192
Median daily rate £350 £340 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £529 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 13
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -7.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £49.00 £30.00
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 Tyne and Wear

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Google
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Google Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Google
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 6 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 9 £515 +28.75% 2
Google
North East

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 6 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Google.

1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) HTTP
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
2 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (56.25%) Open Source
2 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (50.00%) DevOps
3 8 (50.00%) Puppet
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) Ruby
3 8 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (50.00%) Xen
3 8 (50.00%) Apache
3 8 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (50.00%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) J2EE
4 7 (43.75%) JSON
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 7 (43.75%) Guice
4 7 (43.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (43.75%) REST
5 6 (37.50%) CSS3
5 6 (37.50%) Front End Development

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 8 (50.00%) Apache
1 8 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (37.50%) IIS
2 6 (37.50%) Jetty
2 6 (37.50%) Mongrel
2 6 (37.50%) nginx
2 6 (37.50%) WebSphere
3 3 (18.75%) Confluence
4 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (43.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (37.50%) Google App Engine
4 4 (25.00%) IaaS
4 4 (25.00%) PaaS
4 4 (25.00%) SaaS
5 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (12.50%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (12.50%) GitHub
5 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) HP Helion
5 2 (12.50%) Linode
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) HTTP
2 6 (37.50%) DHCP
2 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) FTP
2 6 (37.50%) IPsec
2 6 (37.50%) SSL
2 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) DataStage
3 2 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) JIRA
2 6 (37.50%) Travis CI
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) Subversion
4 3 (18.75%) JUnit
5 2 (12.50%) GitLab
5 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (6.25%) Law
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (43.75%) Guice
2 7 (43.75%) J2EE
2 7 (43.75%) JSON
2 7 (43.75%) REST
2 7 (43.75%) Spring
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) Ajax
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) CSS3
3 6 (37.50%) Django
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
3 6 (37.50%) Servlets
3 6 (37.50%) Spring MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Play Framework
4 3 (18.75%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (12.50%) LAMP
5 2 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) AIX
5 2 (12.50%) CentOS
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
1 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (56.25%) Open Source
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 6 (37.50%) Front End Development
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Data Management
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Line Management
6 3 (18.75%) OWASP
6 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Web Design
7 2 (12.50%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) High Availability
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Python
2 8 (50.00%) Ruby
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Scala
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) Jython
6 2 (12.50%) PHP
7 1 (6.25%) C++
7 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (18.75%) MCSA
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (50.00%) Xen
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (12.50%) Ansible
3 2 (12.50%) Nagios
3 2 (12.50%) OpenNMS
3 2 (12.50%) ZABBIX
3 2 (12.50%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Rackspace
4 2 (12.50%) SaltStack