The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Google over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 65 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing Google 1 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 1.14% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 2.53% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Median daily rate - £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £28.50 £16.90
% change year-on-year
-34.01% +68.63%
Google
UK

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

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
236 396 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 35.76% 45.15% 37.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 284 173
Median daily rate £400 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.43 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -22.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.48 £21.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Google
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Google Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Google
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Google across the Wales region.

Google Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Google
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
South Wales +18 1 - - 1
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Wales region with a requirement for Google.

1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (66.67%) Puppet
1 8 (66.67%) Ansible
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) Open Source
3 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) DHCP
4 5 (41.67%) HTTP
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) SSL
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) Xen
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon S3
4 5 (41.67%) Google App Engine
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (41.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (41.67%) Virtual Private Cloud

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) IIS
1 3 (25.00%) Jetty
1 3 (25.00%) Mongrel
1 3 (25.00%) nginx
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon S3
2 5 (41.67%) Google App Engine
2 5 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (41.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (25.00%) Route 53
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Google Play
5 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
1 5 (41.67%) SSL
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) FTP
2 3 (25.00%) IPsec
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Angular Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (16.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Symfony Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) Kafka
2 3 (25.00%) LAMP
2 3 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (25.00%) Servlets
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) Laravel
3 2 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) Symfony
4 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
8 1 (8.33%) Analytics
8 1 (8.33%) Android Development
8 1 (8.33%) BDD
8 1 (8.33%) Kanban
8 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
8 1 (8.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 1 (8.33%) OWASP
8 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
8 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
8 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (41.67%) Xen
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Ansible
1 8 (66.67%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Fluentd
2 5 (41.67%) Terraform
3 3 (25.00%) Marathon
3 3 (25.00%) Mesos
3 3 (25.00%) Piwik
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (8.33%) Pingdom
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM
4 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat