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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Apps
Rank 587 569 566
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing Google Apps 32 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.063% 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.83% 1.36% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 5
Average daily rate £388 £180 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.27% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £425 £160
% change year-on-year
-42.35% +165.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £16.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +7.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +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
3850 2358 1438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.49% 4.65% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2698 1545 927
Average daily rate £450 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 78 31
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £96.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 30 £400 +122.22% 11
London -13 19 £436 +142.36% 5
South East - 4 £175 - 2
City of London +35 3 £249 +48.50%
Reading - 2 £175 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £425 -
Berkshire - 2 £175 -
Yorkshire - 2 £425 -
South West - 2 £513 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +2 1 - -
Wales -7 1 - -
South Wales -10 1 - -
Manchester -16 1 - -
North West -17 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £315 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £315 -
East Kilbride - 1 £315 -
Pontypridd - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £175 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £130 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £513 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £513 -
Basingstoke - 1 £175 -

Google Apps
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 86 (98.85%) Google
2 36 (41.38%) Windows
3 33 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 18 (20.69%) MS Office
5 15 (17.24%) Active Directory
6 14 (16.09%) Finance
6 14 (16.09%) Android
6 14 (16.09%) Office 365
7 12 (13.79%) Cisco
7 12 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 12 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (13.79%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (12.64%) Lync
8 11 (12.64%) Windows Server
9 10 (11.49%) WebEx
9 10 (11.49%) Windows 8
9 10 (11.49%) MS Exchange
10 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
10 9 (10.34%) Linux
10 9 (10.34%) Adobe
10 9 (10.34%) Firewall
10 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (10.34%) SaaS
10 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (10.34%) Polycom
11 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
11 8 (9.20%) Apple iOS
11 8 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (9.20%) Change Management
11 8 (9.20%) VMware

Google Apps
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (12.64%) Lync
2 10 (11.49%) MS Exchange
3 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.90%) Office Communications Server
5 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.45%) IBM Notes
6 3 (3.45%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.15%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.15%) CMS
8 1 (1.15%) IIS
8 1 (1.15%) Moodle
Applications
1 18 (20.69%) MS Office
2 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.45%) MS Project
4 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.09%) Office 365
2 12 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.34%) SaaS
4 4 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.60%) IaaS
5 2 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.30%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.30%) Yammer
6 1 (1.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.15%) GitHub
6 1 (1.15%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.15%) Heroku
6 1 (1.15%) PaaS
6 1 (1.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.49%) WebEx
2 9 (10.34%) Firewall
3 7 (8.05%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.75%) BIG-IP
5 5 (5.75%) DNS
5 5 (5.75%) LAN
5 5 (5.75%) WAN
6 4 (4.60%) H.323
6 4 (4.60%) SCCP
6 4 (4.60%) SMTP
6 4 (4.60%) Wireless
7 3 (3.45%) VoIP
8 2 (2.30%) DHCP
8 2 (2.30%) Internet
8 2 (2.30%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (1.15%) NAS
9 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.15%) MySQL
1 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.15%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (16.09%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Automotive
4 1 (1.15%) Electronics
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (19.54%) Analyst
2 13 (14.94%) Architect
3 9 (10.34%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.34%) Support Analyst
4 6 (6.90%) ERP Manager
4 6 (6.90%) ERP Project Manager
4 6 (6.90%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (6.90%) IT Support
4 6 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 5 (5.75%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.75%) IT Manager
6 4 (4.60%) Applications Support
6 4 (4.60%) Consultant
6 4 (4.60%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (4.60%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) HTML
2 7 (8.05%) CSS
3 6 (6.90%) CSS3
3 6 (6.90%) HTML5
3 6 (6.90%) RSS
4 5 (5.75%) Web Services
5 4 (4.60%) MAPI
6 3 (3.45%) Middleware
7 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.15%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.15%) Django
7 1 (1.15%) Mason
7 1 (1.15%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (1.15%) Visualforce
7 1 (1.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (6.90%) iPhone
2 6 (6.90%) Mobile Computing
3 5 (5.75%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.30%) Fintech
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.30%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.15%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.15%) EPoS
6 1 (1.15%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.15%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.15%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.15%) Statistics
6 1 (1.15%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 36 (41.38%) Windows
2 14 (16.09%) Android
3 11 (12.64%) Windows Server
4 10 (11.49%) Windows 8
5 9 (10.34%) Linux
6 8 (9.20%) Apple iOS
7 7 (8.05%) Mac OS X
7 7 (8.05%) Windows 7
7 7 (8.05%) Windows XP
8 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (5.75%) Mac OS
9 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.45%) Windows 10
11 3 (3.45%) Windows Phone
11 3 (3.45%) Windows Vista
12 2 (2.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.79%) E-Commerce
2 8 (9.20%) Change Management
2 8 (9.20%) ITIL
2 8 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
3 7 (8.05%) ERP
3 7 (8.05%) Information Management
3 7 (8.05%) ITSM
3 7 (8.05%) Service Management
4 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (6.90%) Web Design
5 5 (5.75%) Migration
5 5 (5.75%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (4.60%) BPR
6 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.60%) Project Management
6 4 (4.60%) Server Building
7 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.45%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
2 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.15%) Apex Code
4 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) CCNA
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.15%) ISEB
4 1 (1.15%) MCDST
4 1 (1.15%) MCSA
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.45%) vCloud
5 2 (2.30%) LXC
6 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) SCCM
2 3 (3.45%) Puppet
3 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.15%) SCOM
3 1 (1.15%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 86 (98.85%) Google
2 33 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.79%) Cisco
4 9 (10.34%) Adobe
4 9 (10.34%) Polycom
5 8 (9.20%) VMware
6 6 (6.90%) Citrix
7 5 (5.75%) F5
7 5 (5.75%) MobileIron
7 5 (5.75%) Palo Alto
7 5 (5.75%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (4.60%) Apple
9 3 (3.45%) HP
9 3 (3.45%) Lotus
9 3 (3.45%) SAP
10 2 (2.30%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (1.15%) IBM
11 1 (1.15%) Oracle
11 1 (1.15%) Sun
11 1 (1.15%) Symantec
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