The table below looks at the statistics for Google Maps API 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 Maps API over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Maps
Rank 544 525 512
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -13
Contract jobs citing Google Maps API 33 36 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.074% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.27% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 8
Average daily rate
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£363 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £255 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13731 13141 12896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 27.00% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9225 8312 8170
Average daily rate £390 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 276 337
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.46 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Google Maps API
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Google Maps API within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Google Maps API Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Google Maps API
Daily Rate Trend

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

Google Maps API Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Google Maps API
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Google Maps API within the UK over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Google Maps API Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Google Maps API
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Google Maps API Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Google Maps API
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google Maps API within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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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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 -29 32 £363 -9.37% 9
South East -13 14 £325 +54.76% 2
London -10 10 £425 +6.25% 2
Hampshire - 10 £425 -
Southampton - 6 £425 -
North West -2 5 - - 2
Manchester - 4 - - 2
City of London +8 3 £450 +45.16%
West Sussex - 3 £260 -
South West -28 2 £300 -29.41% 1
Surrey -1 1 £325 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £325 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Somerset - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
St Albans - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Preston - - - -
Bath - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - - 1
Gatwick - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
East of England - - - - 1

Google Maps API
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Google Maps API 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 Maps API.

1 76 (100.00%) Google
2 63 (82.89%) JavaScript
3 46 (60.53%) CSS
4 44 (57.89%) HTML
5 40 (52.63%) jQuery
6 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (40.79%) HTML5
8 27 (35.53%) CSS3
9 24 (31.58%) JSON
10 23 (30.26%) Java
10 23 (30.26%) XML
11 20 (26.32%) RESTful
11 20 (26.32%) OO
11 20 (26.32%) C#
12 19 (25.00%) Web Development
12 19 (25.00%) Ajax
13 18 (23.68%) Scrum
13 18 (23.68%) SQL
13 18 (23.68%) Git (software)
14 16 (21.05%) .NET
14 16 (21.05%) Subversion
15 15 (19.74%) Facebook
15 15 (19.74%) Responsive Web Design
15 15 (19.74%) Sass
16 14 (18.42%) AngularJS
16 14 (18.42%) ArcGIS
17 13 (17.11%) PHP
17 13 (17.11%) Linux
17 13 (17.11%) SOAP
17 13 (17.11%) TDD

Google Maps API
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Google Maps API 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 Maps API. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (18.42%) ArcGIS
2 12 (15.79%) CMS
3 11 (14.47%) Node.js
4 9 (11.84%) Apache
5 4 (5.26%) Drupal
6 3 (3.95%) IIS
6 3 (3.95%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.32%) Liferay
8 1 (1.32%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (1.32%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (1.32%) JBoss
8 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) HTTP
1 10 (13.16%) SSL
2 9 (11.84%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) MySQL
2 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.32%) DB2
4 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.05%) Subversion
3 11 (14.47%) Grunt
4 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.89%) Eclipse
6 5 (6.58%) QUnit
7 4 (5.26%) Selenium
8 3 (3.95%) Jasmine
8 3 (3.95%) Mocha
8 3 (3.95%) Bower
9 2 (2.63%) Xcode
10 1 (1.32%) Ant
10 1 (1.32%) JUnit
10 1 (1.32%) Firebug
10 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.32%) Back Office
1 1 (1.32%) Finance
1 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
1 1 (1.32%) Automotive
1 1 (1.32%) Advertising
1 1 (1.32%) Banking
1 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (78.95%) Developer
2 23 (30.26%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (13.16%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Web Developer
5 7 (9.21%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.21%) iOS Developer
6 4 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Lead Software Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) PHP Developer
7 3 (3.95%) GIS Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (60.53%) CSS
2 44 (57.89%) HTML
3 40 (52.63%) jQuery
4 31 (40.79%) HTML5
5 27 (35.53%) CSS3
6 24 (31.58%) JSON
7 23 (30.26%) XML
8 20 (26.32%) RESTful
9 19 (25.00%) Ajax
10 16 (21.05%) .NET
11 15 (19.74%) Sass
12 14 (18.42%) AngularJS
13 13 (17.11%) Leaflet
13 13 (17.11%) REST
13 13 (17.11%) SOAP
14 12 (15.79%) Web Services
14 12 (15.79%) LESS
15 10 (13.16%) Backbone.js
15 10 (13.16%) JMS
15 10 (13.16%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) User Experience
2 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (13.16%) Data Integration
4 6 (7.89%) GIS
5 5 (6.58%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.95%) iPad
6 3 (3.95%) iPhone
7 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.63%) Social Media
8 1 (1.32%) Arduino
8 1 (1.32%) W3C
8 1 (1.32%) Animation
8 1 (1.32%) Physics
8 1 (1.32%) Telematics
8 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Linux
2 7 (9.21%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (26.32%) OO
3 19 (25.00%) Web Development
4 18 (23.68%) Scrum
5 15 (19.74%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (17.11%) TDD
7 12 (15.79%) ETL
7 12 (15.79%) MVC
8 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
8 11 (14.47%) Unit Testing
9 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.53%) Change Control
10 8 (10.53%) SysML
10 8 (10.53%) TOGAF
10 8 (10.53%) UML
11 7 (9.21%) iOS Development
11 7 (9.21%) ITIL
12 4 (5.26%) OOP
12 4 (5.26%) Content Management
13 3 (3.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 63 (82.89%) JavaScript
2 23 (30.26%) Java
3 20 (26.32%) C#
4 18 (23.68%) SQL
5 13 (17.11%) PHP
6 7 (9.21%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.95%) PHP5
8 2 (2.63%) C
8 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.32%) Python
9 1 (1.32%) XAML
9 1 (1.32%) VB
9 1 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) Google
2 15 (19.74%) Facebook
3 13 (17.11%) Twitter
4 12 (15.79%) ESRI
5 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.63%) Adobe
6 2 (2.63%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.63%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle
7 1 (1.32%) Foundry
7 1 (1.32%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.32%) HP
7 1 (1.32%) Telerik