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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google
UK / Wales
Rank 65 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing Google 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.43% 0.60% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 1.39% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £425 £378 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% -20.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £18.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-14.32% -35.51%

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
337 288 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 48.14% 42.86% 47.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 186 199
Median daily rate £388 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.67% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £138 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 4 14
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +50.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.00 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +17 3 £425 +11.84% 5
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) Terraform
2 3 (50.00%) Rundeck
2 3 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) Mesos
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Xen
2 3 (50.00%) Jetty
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) nginx
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Google App Engine
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) DSL
2 3 (50.00%) IPsec
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) .NET

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 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) Jetty
1 3 (50.00%) Mongrel
1 3 (50.00%) nginx
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (50.00%) Google App Engine
2 3 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (16.67%) Route 53
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) DSL
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) IPsec
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 3 (50.00%) AWS Developer
1 3 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) Servlets
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Terraform
2 3 (50.00%) Marathon
2 3 (50.00%) Mesos
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) Rundeck
3 1 (16.67%) Fluentd
3 1 (16.67%) Grafana
3 1 (16.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle