The table below looks at the statistics for Google Apps skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google Apps over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Apps
Rank 535 544 528
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Contract jobs citing Google Apps 36 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.031% 0.007%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.90% 1.24% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 5 1
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£190 £160 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -44.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £160 £288
% change year-on-year
+165.62% -44.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.76 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1890 1209 832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.77% 2.48% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 777 544
Average daily rate £438 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 24 19
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.62% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £43.75 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

Google Apps
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google Apps within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Google Apps Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Google Apps
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Google Apps within the UK.

Google Apps Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Google Apps
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google Apps within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Google Apps Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Google Apps
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Google Apps within the UK.

Google Apps Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Google Apps
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google Apps within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +4 32 £180 -55.00% 16
London +37 29 £180 -55.00% 5
City of London - 7 £175 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £338 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £338 - 1
East of England 0 1 - - 2
Northampton - 1 £300 - 1
Nottingham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Scotland - - - - 4
Canary Wharf - - - -
South East - - - - 6
West Midlands - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 1

Google Apps
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Google Apps also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Google Apps.

1 82 (100.00%) Google
2 51 (62.20%) Windows
3 28 (34.15%) Microsoft
4 20 (24.39%) MS Office
4 20 (24.39%) Android
4 20 (24.39%) Apple iOS
5 18 (21.95%) Mac OS
6 17 (20.73%) Active Directory
7 15 (18.29%) Linux
8 14 (17.07%) ITIL
9 13 (15.85%) Service Management
9 13 (15.85%) ITSM
10 11 (13.41%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (13.41%) Migration
11 10 (12.20%) VMware
11 10 (12.20%) Cisco
12 9 (10.98%) MS Exchange
12 9 (10.98%) LAN
12 9 (10.98%) HP
12 9 (10.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (10.98%) MySQL
12 9 (10.98%) Apache
13 8 (9.76%) IBM Notes
13 8 (9.76%) Java
13 8 (9.76%) Lotus
13 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (9.76%) Service Delivery
13 8 (9.76%) Open Source
13 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
13 8 (9.76%) CTC Cleared

Google Apps
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Google Apps also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Google Apps. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.98%) MS Exchange
1 9 (10.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 9 (10.98%) Apache
2 8 (9.76%) IBM Notes
3 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.10%) OpenStack
4 5 (6.10%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.44%) Lync
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.44%) Alfresco
6 2 (2.44%) WordPress
7 1 (1.22%) CMS
7 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (24.39%) MS Office
2 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Office 365
2 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (10.98%) LAN
3 7 (8.54%) SAN
3 7 (8.54%) WAN
4 3 (3.66%) IMAP
4 3 (3.66%) Wireless
4 3 (3.66%) POP3
4 3 (3.66%) SMTP
4 3 (3.66%) DHCP
4 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.66%) DNS
4 3 (3.66%) VoIP
5 2 (2.44%) S/MIME
5 2 (2.44%) Intranet
5 2 (2.44%) LDAP
5 2 (2.44%) Firewall
5 2 (2.44%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (2.44%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.44%) BIG-IP
5 2 (2.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) MySQL
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (3.66%) Marketing
1 3 (3.66%) Retail
1 3 (3.66%) Finance
1 3 (3.66%) Back Office
2 2 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Analyst
2 14 (17.07%) Service Analyst
2 14 (17.07%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (7.32%) Desktop Support
3 6 (7.32%) Support Engineer
4 5 (6.10%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (6.10%) Administrator
4 5 (6.10%) Support Analyst
4 5 (6.10%) Project Manager
5 4 (4.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (4.88%) Designer
6 3 (3.66%) IT Support
6 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Designer
6 3 (3.66%) Server Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) Storage Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) Service Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Coordinator
6 3 (3.66%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (2.44%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) HTML
2 3 (3.66%) MAPI
3 2 (2.44%) CSS
3 2 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (1.22%) XML
4 1 (1.22%) .NET
4 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Open Source
2 7 (8.54%) Blackberry
3 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) iPhone
5 2 (2.44%) EPoS
5 2 (2.44%) Social Media
5 2 (2.44%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.22%) Wiki
6 1 (1.22%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.22%) iPad
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
6 1 (1.22%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (62.20%) Windows
2 20 (24.39%) Android
2 20 (24.39%) Apple iOS
3 18 (21.95%) Mac OS
4 15 (18.29%) Linux
5 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.54%) Windows 8
6 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.10%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.07%) ITIL
2 13 (15.85%) Service Management
2 13 (15.85%) ITSM
3 11 (13.41%) Migration
4 8 (9.76%) Service Delivery
4 8 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
6 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.32%) Coaching
7 5 (6.10%) Change Management
7 5 (6.10%) Project Management
8 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.88%) Database Tuning
9 3 (3.66%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (3.66%) CRM
10 2 (2.44%) ERP
10 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.44%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.76%) Java
2 4 (4.88%) SQL
3 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.44%) Google Apps Script
5 1 (1.22%) C
5 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.22%) PHP
5 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
1 8 (9.76%) CTC Cleared
1 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.66%) Degree
3 1 (1.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (1.22%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
1 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (20.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.66%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (2.44%) FreeIPA
1 2 (2.44%) SCOM
2 1 (1.22%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.22%) SCCM
2 1 (1.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) Google
2 28 (34.15%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.20%) VMware
3 10 (12.20%) Cisco
4 9 (10.98%) HP
5 8 (9.76%) Lotus
6 7 (8.54%) Oracle
7 4 (4.88%) hybris
8 2 (2.44%) IBM
8 2 (2.44%) Apple
8 2 (2.44%) CommVault
8 2 (2.44%) Symantec
8 2 (2.44%) Remedy
8 2 (2.44%) F5
8 2 (2.44%) Postini
8 2 (2.44%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.22%) Twitter
9 1 (1.22%) Altiris
9 1 (1.22%) Mercator
9 1 (1.22%) Adobe
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Certes Computing Ltd
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